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“Very comfortable and cosy, highly recommendable”
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2 Bedrooms, 2 Bathrooms, Sleeps 4
South Cheriton, Somerset, England

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rudmek
Madrid, Spain
1 review
“Very comfortable and cosy, highly recommendable”
Reviewed 13 September 2015 for a stay in September 2015

We spent three nights in "The Piggery" and enjoyed very much the cosy atmosphere and the tranquility of the place. There was everything we needed.
We should come back to this place. Thank you very much.

Travelling group: Young Children
Your age range 35-49
Would you recommend this hotel to a friend?   Yes.
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208Andrew...
Millaa Millaa, Australia
Level 2 Contributor
8 reviews
8 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
“Very welcoming and extremely comfortable”
Reviewed 14 September 2014 for a stay in July 2014

We loved our stay at "The Piggery". and wished it could have been longer. A very comfortable and well appointed cottage with an appealing name and obliging hosts who very obligingly forwarded on some reading material which we left behind. Lovely pubs close by. A great location for visiting Stonehenge, Stour Head Gardens, Bath.and Wells Cathedral.

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Liked best: Very suitable for four adults. 2 bathrooms a great bonus
Travelling group: Extended Family
Would you recommend this hotel to a friend?   Yes.
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ILikeQual...
The Netherlands
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75 reviews
16 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
“Well organized place, clean and lovely”
Reviewed 31 August 2014 for a stay in August 2014

What a nice small house in a great setting. Located in the former piggery is this beautiful house. Good set of instructions can be found, fresh flowers awaiting the guests and it all gives you the impression the owners take good care of the place. Even magazines, books and maps are available. Very quiet place, ideal for people that are looking for a quality location without disturbances and a fine location to serve as a home base exploring the countryside; Chapeau!

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Liked best: Clean, quiet, complete.
Liked least: Location difficult to find with navigation systems
Travelling group: Spouse/Partner
Would you recommend this hotel to a friend?   Yes.
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Management Response
1 Sep 2014
Thank you and we hope you will come back and stay again!
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virginia...
Level 3 Contributor
4 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
“Quaint cottage, well equipped, planning our next trip already!”
Reviewed 25 August 2014 for a stay in August 2014

Upon arrival the owner greeted us, very friendly and welcoming.
The cottage is nice and clean, spacious enough for the four of us to stay comfortably.
We were impressed with how well equipped the place is; things like cling film, toilet rolls, towels, salt and pepper, cleaning products are all provided.
If I had to find a fault, the television is very small, but with such beautiful surroundings we didn't use it much anyway.
The double bed was very hard and gave myself and my partner back ache each morning, but this is probably due to us not being used to such a firm mattress, maybe a soft mattress topper is an option?
On the whole, this was a beautiful place to stay, with no real grumbles to be had.

The surrounding areas were picturesque, lots to do, but most things to do come at a price.
Definitely a place for relaxation; be prepared to ditch the technology for your stay as poor network coverage, but that's part of the beauty of staying in this location.

My family and I have left feeling happy and relaxed, couldn't have asked for more.

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Liked best: cosy living area with original beams
Liked least: uncomfortable bed
Travelling group: Extended Family
Would you recommend this hotel to a friend?   Yes.
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Management Response
3 Sep 2014
Thank you for some very constructive comments. You will be pleased to hear that we are planning to replace the mattress, and look forward to welcoming you back again. Many thanks, Helena.
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Tezm0nd
Plymouth, United Kingdom
1 review
“Delightfully Surprised”
Reviewed 12 August 2014 for a stay in August 2014

My friends and myself rented this property together to attend a wedding at Gants Mill in Bruton, upon arrival (postcode alone brought us straight to the front door) we were a little early and so headed for lunch at a pub an easy walk from the property.
Once we made our way inside the Piggery we found it to be well appointed including plenty of wine glasses and a full compliment of paraphernalia in the kitchen, the shower was powerful and the property has a very comfortable feel.
If I find cause to stay in the Wincanton area again I will definitely check the availability of this property!

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Liked best: great range of kitchen equipment!
Liked least: only one shower, not a big deal but 4 adults after a wedding need all the help they can get!
Travelling group: Friends
Would you recommend this hotel to a friend?   Yes.
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Management Response
20 Aug 2014
Dear Tez,

Thank you so much for a lovely review, and we very much hope that you will come back and stay again!
Best wishes,

Helena
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