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The Dovecote
The Dovecote
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Lounge area
Lounge area
Lounge area
Lounge area
Main kingsize bedroom
Main kingsize bedroom
Second bedroom with double and single bed
Second bedroom with double and single bed
Bathroom with bath and overhead shower
View over duck pond
Seating area overlooking duck pond
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Holiday Rental House -
2 Bedrooms, 1 Bathroom, Sleeps 4
Cheltenham, Cotswolds, England

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X2166HMma...
Ashtead, United Kingdom
2 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
“A perfect stay.”
Reviewed 9 August 2015 for a stay in July 2015

Had a lovely short stay in this great cottage. Pretty, well equipped
and great location. Will return!!!

Travelling group: Spouse/Partner
Would you recommend this hotel to a friend?   Yes.
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Management Response
23 Aug 2015
Thanks for your review - glad you enjoyed your stay.
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Sammac15
Dubai, United Arab Emirates
Level 2 Contributor
8 reviews
5 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
“A little sanctuary”
Reviewed 9 August 2015 for a stay in August 2015
1
person found this review helpful

Beautifully peaceful place. Just what we needed after 2 full on week's travelling around. Duck pond right outside the door of the Dovecote provided hours of entertainment for everyone. So much wildlife to see there. Grabbed a glass of wine and just sat and soaked it all in. The Dovecote is well equipped, clean and very close to Tewksbury and Cheltenham. Stow and Bourton were an easy and scenic drive away. Farm Shop within walking distance, providing local produce and lots of big supermarkets with close driving distance. This is a quirky little place which we have loved relaxing in. Yummy cake provided on arrival too!

Travelling group: Young Children
Would you recommend this hotel to a friend?   Yes.
Was this review helpful? Yes
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Management Response
23 Aug 2015
Thanks for your review - glad you enjoyed your stay!
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Fiona S
Reading, United Kingdom
1 review
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
“Delightful Dovecote”
Reviewed 16 July 2015 for a stay in July 2015
1
person found this review helpful

A delightful, modernised dovecote in peaceful surroundings next to a duck pond. Absolutely idyllic and perfect for a weekend or a week's getaway. A unique property - very homely with everything you could want in a holiday let. Very comfy beds. The owner gave us a terrific cake which we enjoyed over the few days we were there. Easy reach of great pubs and Tewkesbury itself which is a beautiful town full of history. Lots to do in the area and definitely an area we would go back to. We were there during the Medieval festival which was great fun and had a wonderful atmosphere. Everyone was very friendly and helpful. Highly recommended property, modern ,comfortable and homely too. What a treat we had.

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Liked best: Unique comfortable property in great location. Perfect
Liked least: Nothing
Travelling group: Other
Would you recommend this hotel to a friend?   Yes.
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Management Response
16 Jul 2015
Thanks for your review - so glad you enjoyed your stay at The Dovecote.
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Mike P
Level 4 Contributor
40 reviews
3 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
“The Ideal getaway”
Reviewed 17 April 2015 for a stay in April 2015

Jut what we wanted - all with amazing sunny weather in early April...

The very friendly owner Helen only needed the arrival "hello call" as everything was spot on

We sat out admiring the swans on the duck pond - we bbq'd & made good use of the spotless modern kitchen. Highly recommend & hope to return again soon.
And yes - the cake thing is jut a lovely touch! (& was yum)

Great for exploring Cotswolds
Check out the very local Odda's chapel for a walk down the river..
http://www.english-heritage.org.uk/visit/places/oddas-chapel/

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Liked best: idyllic location - ease of parking
Travelling group: Spouse/Partner
Would you recommend this hotel to a friend?   Yes.
Recommended for:
Friends getaway
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Management Response
16 Jul 2015
Glad you enjoyed your stay. Thanks for your feedback.
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Nottingham, United Kingdom
Reviewed 6 December 2014 for a stay in December 2014
1
person found this review helpful

Travelling group: Other
Would you recommend this hotel to a friend?   Yes.
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Management Response
15 Dec 2014
Glad you enjoyed it. Hope you can visit again sometime!
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