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“Beautiful Cottage & Warm Welcome”
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Holiday Rental House -
4 Bedrooms, 2 Bathrooms, Sleeps 8
Nannerch, Flintshire, North Wales, Wales

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Excellent - based on 12 reviews
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PeteNylan...
Newcastle upon Tyne, United Kingdom
Level 4 Contributor
40 reviews
17 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 28 helpful votes
“Beautiful Cottage & Warm Welcome”
Reviewed 1 October 2017 for a stay in September 2017

We had a lovely week at Boffins Barn where we received a very warm welcome form owner Martin, Paddy the Dog and the hens - who provided fresh eggs for breakfast. Boffins is set in peaceful, scenic countryside but only about 15 minutes drive from the A55 and the routes to Chester & Wales. Great local pub in the village (The Cross Foxes) providing home cooked meals and an Indian restaurant (The Lounge) where we enjoyed 2 lovely meals. Will definitely return for a future visit.

Would you recommend this hotel to a friend?   Yes.
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amandasof...
Stockholm, Sweden
1 review
“Lovely modern converted barn in a rural location, yet close to the all the sites”
Reviewed 20 September 2017 for a stay in July 2017

We came over from Sweden, 4 adults, 2 children and 2 babies and absolutely loved this place. It's very modern, clean and nice inside with everything you would need for a relaxing holiday, also the outside was perfect with a nice garden, lovely view and great outdoor furniture and a BBQ, we enjoyed a few breakfasts and dinners eating outside.

The location was perfect we thought, very quiet and rural but close to the seaside and other sites.

Martin was very helpful and made sure we had a good stay.

We will definitely consider coming back when we visit North Wales again.

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Chris B
London, United Kingdom
Level 2 Contributor
8 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
“Perfect and idyllic getaway”
Reviewed 23 October 2016 for a stay in October 2016
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We have just returned from this place with our two (under ten) children. We loved this place. It was comfortable, Elaine and Martin were incredibly hospitable, the chickens (no rooster in the morning) were generous in their presenting of eggs for the week, and the views are stunning. There was a bottle of wine in the fridge (always a nice touch) and when our son's birthday came around, he was given a little fox named Boffin as a treat from Elaine. The stairs don't creak, the upstairs is relatively quiet even with kids up there and when everyone is asleep there is not a sound to be heard. The internet is intermittent, which was a huge blessing as it gave us ample opportunity to unplug and unwind with a book by the fire. Thank you so much for a wonderful time. We aim to be back, in fact that is our only reason for not wanting to give such an awesome review, we want to be able to go whenever we want!

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Liked best: The kitchen/dining area and the hosts.
Liked least: Having to go home.
Travelling group: Young Children
Would you recommend this hotel to a friend?   Yes.
Recommended for:
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gailee272
Stone, United Kingdom
Level 6 Contributor
202 reviews
51 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 51 helpful votes
“outstanding”
Reviewed 17 October 2016 for a stay in October 2016

We can not praise Boffins Barn enough, had a fantastic three night break, felt relaxed and chilled from the moment we arrived...all our needs catered for by attentive owners, views stunning, lots of lovely walks on the doorstep....5 * plus a truly amazing property, a place not to be missed.

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Liked best: the whole package
Liked least: nothing
Travelling group: Spouse/Partner
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cooksonbo...
Norwich, United Kingdom
Level 2 Contributor
9 reviews
5 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
“Cooksonboard”
Reviewed 25 August 2016 for a stay in August 2016
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people found this review helpful

This place is just perfection. Far and away the best holiday let I have ever stayed in anywhere in the world. Spotless, beautiful. Owners are wonderful people. The best. Can't recommend boffins barn enough. Don't miss it!

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Management Response
26 Aug 2016
Wow! Thank you for taking the time to share this incredible review, we don't think your thoughts on Boffins Barn could be any clearer, it sounds just fabulous from top to bottom! We will be sure to pass your compliments along to the owners and hope you return to enjoy another holiday there again soon!
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