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“Beautiful setting. Gorgeous cottage”
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A summers afternoon at Nuthatch Cottage.
The patio is a real sun trap.
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A summers afternoon at Nuthatch Cottage.
The patio is a real sun trap.
A wonderful result for all our hard work.
VisitEngland's Gold Award 2017/18 A detached cottage full of character that sits within its own maturing secure garden.
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69 reviews
A summers afternoon at Nuthatch Cottage.
The patio is a real sun trap.
A wonderful result for all our hard work.
VisitEngland's Gold Award 2017/18
A detached cottage full of character that sits within its own maturing secure garden.
The wonderful of the Flaxley Valley view from the garden at Nuthatch Cottage.
Fully equipped kitchen with dishwasher but a lovely view when you have to wash up!
Looking back into the garden from the lawn.
The lounge with its stone fireplace and woodburner.
Fully porcelain tiled wet room shower and bath.
A modern bathroom in our charactor Cottage.
Master bedroom with a beautiful views from the window.
The view across the valley from the main bedroom window
The twin beds in the second bedroom zip and link to form a superking bed upon request.
A view through the bedrooms.
The view from the front door.
Our wildlife garden and pond
Sit on the Well in the garden and watch the Buzzards circling over the valley.
Another view of the cottage
Jasmine was a new addition this year. located next to the patio to make the most of its sweet scent.
The Agapanthus looked so good this summer.
Bluebells in Flaxley woods. Just a short walk from the Cottage.
Nearby Welshbury Hill. An Ironage Hill Fort covered in Bluebells. well worth a visit.
St Anthony's well is a magical place only 10 minutes walk from the cottage.
Jasper, Nemo and Magnus.
They always like to say hello!
One of the many paths in the Wye Valley
This chap got caught up in our garden trying to make friends with our sow Polly!!
A walk in the woods in the Flaxley Valley
The more flowers the more insects the more birds.
Even the Ginko had its fair share of snow.
Winter wonderland in the Flaxley Valley. Don't worry the cottage is super cosy in winter.
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Cottage -
2 Bedrooms, 1 Bathroom, Sleeps 4
Mitcheldean, Forest of Dean, Gloucestershire, England

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JohnD9249
2 reviews
“Beautiful setting. Gorgeous cottage”
Reviewed October 27, 2017 for a stay in October 2017

What a find! Tucked into a hillside overlooking rolling green hills with the forest in the background. Everything you wish for in the cottage for a comfy stay.

Would you recommend this hotel to a friend?   Yes.
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Management Response
Oct 30, 2017
Thank you so much for taking the time to review your stay at Nuthatch.
We are so pleased that you enjoyed your stay and looking forward to seeing you again soon.
Vicki & Tim
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dorothy j
Level 2 Contributor
7 reviews
4 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
“Wow!!!! Amazingly beautiful.”
Reviewed October 13, 2017 for a stay in October 2017

We have just returned from a 2 night stay at Nuthatch Cottage, booked as part of our Grandaughter's 21st birthday present. Our party consisted of a 'mature' couple plus our Grandaughter and boyfriend.
To have either a stunning view or a beautiful cottage would have been great but to have both in one package was amazing. The cottage is finished to an incredibly high standard both inside and out, it's warm and cosy and well equipped. The log burner threw out such incredible heat on our first night that we lit it 2 hours later on the second! If we stay in the area again Nuthatch Cottage will definitely be our first choice.
There is so much beautiful scenery in the area but a visit to Symonds Yat Rock which was about 20 mins away was the highlight for me. The views down the Wye Valley were breathtaking.

Would you recommend this hotel to a friend?   Yes.
Was this review helpful? Yes
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Management Response
Oct 15, 2017
Dorothy, thank you so much for your review of Nuthatch Cottage.
It makes it all worth while when we read comments like this. Symonds Yat is a favourite of ours too, we are truly privilidged to live in such a beautiful part of the country.
We really hope that you stay with us again, you were wonderful guests.
Vicki & Tim
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Bonnicass...
1 review
“Nuthatch Cottage”
Reviewed September 20, 2017 for a stay in July 2017

Beautiful relaxing weekend. Wildlife fantastic outside the door. Many different bird species. Very clean and comfortable.

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Management Response
Sep 21, 2017
Thank you for taking the time to give us a review. Glad you enjoyed your stay at Nuthatch Cottage.
This response is the subjective opinion of the management representative and not of TripAdvisor LLC.
tbateman2...
Llanelli, Wales, United Kingdom
Level 2 Contributor
8 reviews
6 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
“Perfect!!!!!”
Reviewed September 7, 2017 for a stay in September 2017

What a beautiful, clean and well kept cottage. So cozy and warm and beautiful surroundings. Did not need to ask for anything as we had no complaints at all. The views were breathtaking. Just myself, husband and the spoilt dog Betsy on this trip. Had so many walks into the forest. If your looking for a super clean relaxing break then I would highly recommend Nuthatch Cottage, for us it was simply perfect and the local residents were so friendly. Well done Tim on an amazing cottage that you have restored to perfection. Would definately come back to see you next year!!!!!

Would you recommend this hotel to a friend?   Yes.
Was this review helpful? Yes
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Management Response
Sep 21, 2017
Oh so happy to read your lovely review of Nuthatch Cottage. Really pleased you enjoyed your stay, look forward to seeing you here again.
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S7838KUmi...
Köln
Level 2 Contributor
6 reviews
3 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
“The perfect place for us”
Reviewed September 1, 2017 for a stay in August 2017

We made Nuthatch Cottage the center of our holiday or 2 weeks and a bit. It is such a gorgeous place, perfectly renovated with a great appreciation for detail. All rooms are setup very tastefully and functionally at the same time. We much enjoyed the open fire which we lit almost every evening particularly as constant supply of firewood was provided for a small charge. The beds were perfect for all four of us too.

Planning our trip through England, a place like Nuthatch cottage is exactly what we were hoping for. We are glad we found it.

Would you recommend this hotel to a friend?   Yes.
Was this review helpful? Yes
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Management Response
Sep 21, 2017
Thank you for taking the time to give Nuthatch Cottage a great review. We're so pleased you enjoyed your visit to the Forest of Dean
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LadyJoJo1...
Hampshire
Level 4 Contributor
36 reviews
19 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 36 helpful votes
“Outstanding in every way!”
Reviewed August 6, 2017 for a stay in August 2017

Beautifully restored cottage; immaculately clean and tastefully furnished with really comfortable beds and everything you need for a wonderful holiday. Excellent outdoor space making the most of the views, wildlife, farm animals, birds and sun! Very convenient for local amenities, attractions and places to eat. We enjoyed a very relaxing few days and would definitely return. Thank you for an awesome stay.

Would you recommend this hotel to a friend?   Yes.
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Management Response
Aug 9, 2017
Thankyou for your wonderful review of Nuthatch Cottage.
So pleased to hear that you enjoyed your stay and had a chance to experience the local wildlife, views and most importantly, the sun.
Hope to see you again.
Vicki & Tim
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Guildford
Reviewed August 6, 2017 for a stay in July 2017

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Management Response
Aug 9, 2017
Thankyou for taking the time to review your stay at Nuthatch Cottage.
We are so sorry to hear that your stay was marred by the lack of Internet access.
Using a dongle was our only way of providing Internet to the cottage and it is limited, this is explained in our Tripadvisor listing.
We do however provide a comprehensive folder of Pubs, Restaurants, Places to visit and Maps which has been added to over time by previous guests. Somewhat 'old fashioned' it does serve as a great backup!
We ask all guests to respect the limitation of the dongle and we are really sorry that it took longer than expected to increase its capability but we have not experienced a problem like this before. We are working on getting a phone line to the cottage to extend the provision of Internet access.
Vicki & Tim
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