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65 reviews
Captains Cottage
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Sea view to Criffel and Dumfriesshire from decking area
Sea veiw from decking area in garden
Our nautical but nice house sign
The roaring wood burner in the lounge area
Bedroom one with Kingsize bed
One of the beds in the third bedroom (it has two single beds)
The other bed in the third bedroom (it has two single beds)
Sunset view from Kitchen/Lounge window
kitchen/lounge window with sea view
walled courtyard next to decking platform with sea view
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3 Bedrooms, 1 Bathroom, Sleeps 6
Allonby, Cumbria, England

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shelaghlo...
Manchester, United Kingdom
Level 2 Contributor
5 reviews
3 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
“perfect in every aspect”
Reviewed 19 April 2015 for a stay in April 2015
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4 adults. one 5yrs and one 2yrs children had a brilliant time at Allonby in the captains cottage.Anna provided everything we needed for our 4 night stay.could not fault the cottage for its position,facilities and comfort.Kids play park right next door,great pub over the road.Plenty to do for families in Silloth and on the way to Silloth also in Maryport,no rip off prices for entrance fees,food or beer anywhere we went.Everybody so friendly.Would reccomend to anyone especially families,couples..will definately be going back

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Liked best: all of it
Liked least: having to leave
Travelling group: Extended Family
Your age range 50-64
Would you recommend this hotel to a friend?   Yes.
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colmac4
Sunderland, United Kingdom
Level 3 Contributor
13 reviews
4 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
“Perfect short break.”
Reviewed 27 March 2015 for a stay in March 2015

My wife and I booked the cottage for a short break for our 30th wedding anniversary and a bit of romance. The sunsets were stunning and the walks along the beach made sure that the cobwebs were blown away. log fire made for cosy nights in front of the TV and the bed was lovely and comfy. Very clean and well kept for everything you could need. Surf Bar also very welcoming with good selection of real ales and massive meals. We would recommend Captains Cottage for all ages as there is plenty to do in a short drive if the weather is not good. Thanks Anna for communication before the visit and the welcome pack on arrival.

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Chrissue1...
Sheffield, United Kingdom
1 review
“Absolutely Perfect in every detail.”
Reviewed 17 November 2014 for a stay in November 2014

From the minute we opened the door we fell in love with the place!
The standard was well above all the previous holiday lets we have had, spotlessly clean, well equipped, comfy beds and plenty of space. Anna's choice in the décor was spot on. We had a lovely relaxing break and the dog enjoyed the beach every morning.
Can't wait to go back.

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Liked best: Everything, it was perfect.
Liked least: Nothing
Travelling group: Friends
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JulieChad...
Bolton, United Kingdom
Level 2 Contributor
6 reviews
3 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
“Everything you need for a relaxing break, sunshine or wind and rain!”
Reviewed 11 October 2014 for a stay in October 2014

There were 5 of us staying here all adults.
The weather had just changed from glorious sunshine to gales. This did not spoil our break away though. The walks along the beach were very refreshing and certainly blew the cob webs off. The fantastic wood burner made us feel all cosy, warm and at home, when we got back from our walks.
The décor, and bits and bobs about the cottage are beautiful.
The beds are very comfy which is important on a break away.
The utensils were fantastic, plenty of pots, pans and crokery etc.
Plenty parking.
The people in the Ship pub across the road were friendly and welcoming.

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Liked best: log burner because it was cold outside when we were there
Liked least: could do with comfy seating for another 2 people
Travelling group: Extended Family
Your age range 50-64
Would you recommend this hotel to a friend?   Yes.
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Graham090...
Haverigg, United Kingdom
2 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
“really enjoyed our stay here - really want to return”
Reviewed 4 October 2014 for a stay in October 2014

great stay here. would recommend highly, lovely sunsets, lovely log fire, easy parking, spacious and the decor was so in keeping with the area.

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Liked best: size, location, cleanliness, helpful owners
Travelling group: Spouse/Partner
Would you recommend this hotel to a friend?   Yes.
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