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The Byre; Luxury holiday cottage, Somerset
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The Byre; Luxury holiday cottage, Somerset
Master bedroom with luxury furnishings and superb views Back garden with views over open fields
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51 reviews
The Byre; Luxury holiday cottage, Somerset
Master bedroom with luxury furnishings and superb views
Back garden with views over open fields
Lounge, furnished in oak and leather, underfloor heating, log fire
Modern kitchen with quality built-in appliances
Dining area
Bedroom 2; twin , linking to superking double bed if needed
Bathroom
Ensuite to main bedroom
Front garden, with ample parking area
Bedroom
View from terrace. to open countryside
Luxury hot tub to rear of property
View from back garden
Swan with cygnets on canal
Canal
Hot tub
Hot tub
Local geese
Evening
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2 Bedrooms, 2 Bathrooms, Sleeps 4
Wellington, Somerset, England

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Hitchinsm...
Newton Abbot, United Kingdom
Level 3 Contributor
12 reviews
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
“A wonderful and peaceful location with amazing views”
Reviewed November 3, 2014 for a stay in November 2014

A warm and welcoming cottage ,clean and tidy with everything you need! Wifi ,hot tub cosy log burner and games etc for the family. Just what we needed for a relaxing break !
Wonderful little touches to make you feel welcome ,we will be returning.

Date of stay: November 2014
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Traveling group: Spouse/Partner
Your age range 25-34
Would you recommend this hotel to a friend?   Yes.
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yvonne t
East Riding of Yorkshire, United Kingdom
1 review
“Wonderful Peaceful with all the Amenities you need”
Reviewed September 28, 2014 for a stay in September 2014

The accommodation is a very good standard very comfy beds and furniture the hot tub is wonderful which is kept to a very high standard. Lovely scenery the owners couldn't be more helpful but not in the least bit intrusive we made a lot of use of the Great Western Canal which is just at the bottom of the lane which is lovely to walk along (nice when you don't want to get the car out ) There is such a lot in the area to see and do that you will be lost for choice. I would recommend this holiday for couples or families you will not be disappointed.

Date of stay: September 2014
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Liked best: The peaceful surroundings
Liked least: having to leave
Traveling group: Spouse/Partner
Would you recommend this hotel to a friend?   Yes.
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5familyan...
Surrey, United Kingdom
1 review
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
“Excellent”
Reviewed September 24, 2014 for a stay in August 2014
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Everything was perfect! The Byre was a lovely place to stay, clean and spacious and fantastic garden and hot tub. If you are looking for peace and quiet to relax then this is the place to go, the scenery was great and having a very large garden was perfect for us with three children and a dog. The surrounding areas are great for shopping or eating out with plenty of choice and lots of fresh produce from local farm shops. We will be returning soon!

Date of stay: August 2014
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Liked best: location
Traveling group: Young Children
Would you recommend this hotel to a friend?   Yes.
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Keith2016...
Milton Keynes, United Kingdom
Level 4 Contributor
31 reviews
13 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
“Oasis of peace and Tranquility”
Reviewed August 21, 2014 for a stay in August 2014

I am must say i am writing the same comments as the other comments made, it was a fantastic place in a perfect location.
The Byre was very clean modern and faultless, the location, quiet, relaxing , (even with 2 children) and great views.
The hot tub was a much needed bonus after horse riding and Coasteering. A perfect place and Tim who owns it made us feel welcome and nothing was too much trouble and with some nice surprises when we arrived in the way of cider and cake. mmm

All in all a great place to go and would recommend anyone to go to relax and chill out.

Date of stay: August 2014
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Liked best: Everything
Liked least: nothing
Traveling group: Young Children
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Naomi4620...
L'Ametlla de Mar, Spain
1 review
“Peaceful!!!”
Reviewed May 12, 2014 for a stay in April 2014

It was a very pleasant stay!!! My son had a great time. He loves the countryside and the game console was a bonus, as he seemed write at home! Shame the stay was so short and hope one day, we will return!!!

Date of stay: April 2014
Traveling group: Young Children
Would you recommend this hotel to a friend?   Yes.
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bwillg
London, United Kingdom
Level 1 Contributor
4 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
“The perfect country escape”
Reviewed September 28, 2013 for a stay in September 2013

We visited The Byre for a 4 night mid--week break. The cottage is furnished to an incredible standard and is very cozy. The hot tub is exactly what is needed with fantastic views over the countryside.
We was made to feel very welcome and enjoyed the bottles of local cider that was waiting for us.

I highly recommend visiting the Prince of Wales pub in Holcombe, is about 20 min walk and food is incredible and staff very welcoming.

We will hopefully be booking a return visit.

Date of stay: September 2013
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Liked best: Mod cons, Views, Hot Tub
Liked least: The flies.
Traveling group: Friends
Your age range 25-34
Would you recommend this hotel to a friend?   Yes.
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JLH-PGH
Redditch, United Kingdom
Level 1 Contributor
3 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
“Congenial host, all creature comforts and superb location”
Reviewed August 24, 2013 for a stay in August 2013

Highly recommend this home from home with a lovely view. We had decent weather so made the most of the outdoor eating area. Being mid way between Sidmouth and Minehead both coasts were thoroughly explored as was the tow path at the bottom of the lane. Thank heavens for the hot tub to soak away the aches and pains. The dog was also suitably happy if exhausted. Special thanks to the thoughtful host.

Date of stay: August 2013
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Liked best: Location, views, hot tub, fully equiped home from home
Liked least: There was nothing not to like!
Traveling group: Spouse/Partner
Would you recommend this hotel to a friend?   Yes.
Recommended for:
Friends getaway Older travelers
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