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“Fab cottage in the most beautiful little village”
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Cottage -
2 Bedrooms, 1 Bathroom, Sleeps 4
Stow-on-the-Wold, Cotswolds, England

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Daniel M
2 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
“Fab cottage in the most beautiful little village”
Reviewed 4 November 2016 for a stay in October 2016

We had such a lovely time in the lovely cottage. Everything you could possible wish for was in the cottage.

The owner of the cottage was superb, always available to answer questions before, during and after.

It really was only 8 minutes walk from Stow-on-the-Wold, so a perfect quite location but close enough to go out and have some fun without having to take the car.

We will be back for sure.

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Liked best: How the owner was so lovely and easy to deal with.
Liked least: Internet drops out all the time, so if working, not easy - but NOT their fault. Superfast Fibre broadband is coming to the Cotswolds soon!
Travelling group: Young Children
Would you recommend this hotel to a friend?   Yes.
Recommended for:
Friends getaway Families with young children
People with pets
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Management Response
4 Nov 2016
Thank you so much Daniel for your kind words.I am so pleased that you enjoyed your stay. Mary
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Clarettil...
Poulton Le Fylde, United Kingdom
Level 3 Contributor
18 reviews
9 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 40 helpful votes
“Chilled week”
Reviewed 29 August 2016 for a stay in August 2016

Excellent cottage.
Fitted our needs perfectly for a chilled week in the Cotswolds.
Cottage has everything you need and more.
The info / library was a welcome bonus.
All in all a very pleasant stay in a quirky cottage.
A few minutes walk up hill to nearby Stow where the town has everything you need.
Excellent base for venturing further afield.
Weather was excellent throughout our stay. Which helped.
Next door neighbours do have access through the garden and passed the conservatory which wasn't a problem but could be for some people?
Facilities are good. Wifi is good.
Garage is excellent!!
No need for the log fire this week but if needed everything is there for you.
Would definitely return in the future.
Thank you

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Would you recommend this hotel to a friend?   Yes.
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Management Response
31 Aug 2016
Thank you so much for your review.Just to clarify that a couple who live in London own the cottage. They do not rent it out but do use it themselves some weekends. Of course in these 18th Century cottages in The Cotswolds this was a regular arrangement! I am so pleased that you had a good stay, chill out again sometime!
Best wishes, Mary
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Herbert14...
Virginia, Ireland
Level 6 Contributor
103 reviews
16 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
“Great place Crooked Beam”
Reviewed 2 August 2016 for a stay in July 2016
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This was the ideal spot to stay in Stow, very clean and everything that you need was provided it was only a short distance to the center of stow and all the places to eat we had our morning meals at the property and one evening meal. there. Mary Malick called on the 1st night to see if everything was ok We will definitely come back again to the Cotswolds and hope that we can stay there

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Liked best: closeness to the Bell Pub
Liked least: would like to have a least one sport's channel on the TV
Travelling group: Extended Family
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Recommended for:
Friends getaway
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Management Response
3 Aug 2016
Thank you so much and I do hope you will stay again
Best wishes
Mary
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Amy W
East Sussex, United Kingdom
Level 4 Contributor
30 reviews
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
“A Perfect Stay”
Reviewed 19 July 2016 for a stay in July 2016

A lovely cottage in the quiet and peaceful village of Maugersbury, but within walking distance of Stow. The cottage was very spacious and had a addition of the conservatory, downstairs cloakroom and nice garden for relaxing in. The cottage is ideally located to explore all areas of the Cotswolds and most places we visited were only about ½ hour drive away. There is a secure garage and an extra parking space right outside the cottage. The owner, Mary, answered our queries promptly and gave clear instructions for our arrival. A perfect stay.

Travelling group: Spouse/Partner
Would you recommend this hotel to a friend?   Yes.
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Management Response
21 Jul 2016
Thank you for your comments: so pleased that you enjoyed your holiday. Best wishes, Mary
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Mpend
Selinsgrove
Level 1 Contributor
3 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
“Perfect accommodations for a visit to the northern Cotswolds!”
Reviewed 8 July 2016 for a stay in June 2016

This lovely self catering cottage was centrally located, yet private. It was historically charming, yet modernly updated. The owners were responsive and attentive to detail, providing quick responses to questions. Modern conveniences such as the washer/dryer, dishwasher, stove, oven and microwave made it seem just like home for this American couple. The conservatory facing the garden was a respite for morning coffee and afternoon tea. The bed was very comfortable and the modern shower was a welcome. Thanks for sharing your home.

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Liked best: The conservatory
Travelling group: Spouse/Partner
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Management Response
9 Jul 2016
Thank you so much for your comments. I am very pleased that you enjoyed your holiday. With best wishes, Mary
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