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“Beautiful :)”

Review of Bilshay Farmhouse

Bilshay Farmhouse
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Bilshay Farmhouse
Sitting Room
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Triple Bedroom
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Triple Bedroom
Ensuite Bathroom
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Garden with hot tub
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Farmhouse -
4 Bedrooms, 3 Bathrooms, Sleeps 10
Bridport, Dorset, England

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hannahlei...
Wakefield, United Kingdom
Level 1 Contributor
4 reviews
4 hotel reviews
“Beautiful :)”
Reviewed June 15, 2016 for a stay in June 2016

Gorgeous spacious chocolate box cottage with the most amazing views (and hot tub to enjoy them from!). Bilshay Farmhouse is just perfect for young children - safely fenced off and a huge garden and trampoline for them to tire themselves out!! Beautifully clean and finished, perfection :)

Traveling group: Extended Family
Would you recommend this hotel to a friend?   Yes.
Was this review helpful? Yes
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Management Response
Jun 16, 2016
Thank you Hannah for your lovely review, we are so pleased that you enjoyed your stay in Symondsbury and the hot tub and trampoline were popular. We hope to welcome you again to Bilshay Farmhouse.
This response is the subjective opinion of the management representative and not of TripAdvisor LLC.
Pkatwinch
Level 1 Contributor
4 reviews
3 hotel reviews
“Fabulous views and a perfect Farmhouse for a break.”
Reviewed November 2, 2015 for a stay in October 2015

A good quality rental with all the charm you would expect of an old Dorset Farmhouse.
Highlights included a choice of long or short walks to Symondsbury, sitting in the hot tub enjoying the view, luxurious beds and curling up in front of the log burner.

Traveling group: Extended Family
Would you recommend this hotel to a friend?   Yes.
Was this review helpful? Yes
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Management Response
Nov 9, 2015
Thank you for taking the time to write a review. We are so pleased you enjoyed your stay.
This response is the subjective opinion of the management representative and not of TripAdvisor LLC.
Ben S
London, United Kingdom
1 review
“Will visit again”
Reviewed October 13, 2015 for a stay in October 2015

We (a mixed group with small children) rented two cottages (Bilshay Farmhouse and Eagle's Nest) for a weekend. The cottages were both fantastic, beautiful, well decorated with every detail seemingly thought of. Money has not been spared on these houses, the linens are high quality, the kitchen is fully stocked and the log basket was full. The hot tubs were almost as amazing as the views.

Both were fantastic and everyone had an amazing time. We will likely visit again, highly recommended.

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Liked best: The hot tub with amazing views
Traveling group: Friends
Would you recommend this hotel to a friend?   Yes.
Recommended for:
Friends getaway Older travelers
Families with young children Large groups
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Management Response
Oct 13, 2015
Thank you so much for taking the time to write a review. We're so pleased that you enjoyed your stay at Bilshay Farmhouse and look forward to welcoming you back to Symondsbury Estate in the future!
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Danielle...
2 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
“Beautiful House with Stunning views!!!”
Reviewed September 5, 2015 for a stay in September 2015

Me & my family have just come back from staying at this beautiful farmhouse & it was everything we wanted for 6 adults & a dog the farmhouse was very spacious all rooms very good size with kingsize beds. We made use of the lovely hamper left for us apon our arrival, our jack russel absolutely loved the garden run around in, the hot tub was an added bonus looking out on the stunning views the farmhouse is equipped with everything you need. Bilshay farmhouse is 5 minute drive away from any shops & a 10 minute drive to the nearest beach. Will definitely be booking again for next year!!!

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Traveling group: Extended Family
Would you recommend this hotel to a friend?   Yes.
Recommended for:
Friends getaway Large groups
People with pets
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Was this review helpful? Yes
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Management Response
Sep 7, 2015
What a lovely review, thank you so much for taking the time to write it. We're so pleased that you enjoyed your stay and look forward to welcoming you back next year!
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Becca D
High Wycombe, United Kingdom
1 review
“A beautiful house with wonderful views”
Reviewed August 18, 2015 for a stay in July 2015

We had a wonderful family holiday at Bilshay Farmhouse. The house is beautifully decorated, well equipped and had plenty of space for the 8 adults, 2 children and small dog in our party! The views across the fields were breathtaking and we made good use of the garden furniture, BBQ and hot tub, which was a real bonus. The children loved the trampoline and spacious garden. The farmhouse is perfectly situated for visiting the Jurassic coast line and there is so much to do in the local area we were spoilt for choice.
We will definitely be back!!

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Traveling group: Extended Family
Your age range 25-34
Would you recommend this hotel to a friend?   Yes.
Recommended for:
Friends getaway Older travelers
Families with young children Large groups
People with pets
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  • Was it a good value for the price paid?
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Was this review helpful? Yes
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Management Response
Aug 19, 2015
We're so pleased that you enjoyed your stay at Bilshay Farmhouse. Thanks so much for taking the time to write a review. We look forward to welcoming you back to Symondsbury Estate in the future.

Kind Regards

Symondsbury Estate
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Alice D
Tonbridge
Level 1 Contributor
3 reviews
3 hotel reviews
“Wonderful stay. They've thought of everything.”
Reviewed August 17, 2015 for a stay in August 2015

We had a wonderful stay at the Bilshay Farmhouse - I would highly recommend it. The owners have thought of everything - the house is very comfortable and well equipped - both the house and garden are child-friendly - the children loved the trampoline and it was wonderful to relax in the hot-tub in the evening sunshine. The garden is really pretty and the house has an amazing view. The house is well located for Bridport and lots of popular Dorset locations, and we enjoyed going for walks/jogs/bike-rides on the Symondsbury Estate, and visiting the local farm shop and cafe. We would certainly stay there again - loved it.

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Liked best: The beautiful view from the cottage.
Liked least: Having to go home!
Traveling group: Young Children
Would you recommend this hotel to a friend?   Yes.
Recommended for:
Friends getaway Families with young children
Large groups
  • Was the property as advertised?
  • Would you recommend the location of this property?
  • Was it a good value for the price paid?
  • Did the property offer wi-fi/internet access?
  • Was your security deposit returned on time?
Was this review helpful? Yes
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC.
Management Response
Aug 17, 2015
Thank you so much for taking the time to write a review. We're so pleased you enjoyed your stay at Bilshay Farmhouse. Thanks for your lovely comments! We look forward to welcoming you back in the future.

Many Thanks

Symondsbury Estate
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Luckyeddi...
Bristol
Level 6 Contributor
212 reviews
36 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 104 helpful votes
“First class, idillic location for a family get together”
Reviewed July 7, 2015 for a stay in June 2015

We stayed at Bilshay Farmhouse for a week with our adult children and their significant others. There were 4 couples in all. The farmhouse was very comfortable for both living space and sleeping accommodation. The kitchen / dining room is well equipped, clean and spacious.
We made full use of the BBQ, outside dining furniture and hot tub as we had wonderful weather.
Bilshay is a great place to relax, unwind and enjoy being together as a family. The views of the Dorset countryside are stunning. There is plenty of opportunity for long (or short) walks. The local amenities (especially food related ones) are all a short car journey away as are any number of beaches along Dorset's Jurassic Coast.
We all loved our stay at Bilshay and would happily recommend it to others (as it was recommended to us). Looking forward to visiting again.

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Liked best: Location
Liked least: Ground floor is on multiple levels with stone steps
Traveling group: Extended Family
Would you recommend this hotel to a friend?   Yes.
  • Was the property as advertised?
  • Would you recommend the location of this property?
  • Was it a good value for the price paid?
  • Did the property offer wi-fi/internet access?
Was this review helpful? Yes
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC.
Management Response
Jul 8, 2015
Thank you for taking the time to write a review on Bilshay Farmhouse. We're so pleased to hear that you enjoyed your stay and look forward to welcoming you back to Symondsbury Estate.
This response is the subjective opinion of the management representative and not of TripAdvisor LLC.
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