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A perfect trip!

This was my second trip with Foot Trails. Coming from the U.S. adds a bit more complication, but... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Michaelindenver
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Denver, Colorado
Wonderful Adventure

Great walks, staff very helpful and accommodating to our wishes. Inns were comfortable and food... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
kswd2
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Carmel Valley, California
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Hello and welcome. We are Alison Howells Foot Trails ™. One of England's best loved regional walking travel companies and an expert authority on walking and travel in South West England. Book with us to enjoy an independent, custom made walking trip...more
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This was my second trip with Foot Trails. Coming from the U.S. adds a bit more complication, but the team there handles everything with ease. The accomodations are a notch above other outfitters that I've used. The directions/maps and commentary was spot on. The prices...More

Thank Michaelindenver
Alison H, Owner at Foot Trails, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Dear guests, Thank you for your praise. On behalf of my team, I am thrilled you enjoyed everything so much on your second trip with Foot Trails, and found everything well arranged and easy. So glad to hear you had generally good weather too, that...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Great walks, staff very helpful and accommodating to our wishes. Inns were comfortable and food was excellent. Had a wonderful time! If you've never visited the Cotswolds then I suggest you plan your hikes for between 5 and 7 miles (or less) and ask to...More

Thank kswd2
Alison H, Owner at Foot Trails, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Dear guests, Thank you, on behalf of my team for your review of your Foot Trail. I'm delighted to hear you found our team and the staff you encountered helpful and that you had a wonderful time. I hope we will have the pleasure of...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We had asked for a short notice itinerary in the Cotswolds as I had a conference in Birmingham to attend, and we didn't have a lot of time to walk. As was true of our great Wiltshire walk last year, we had a wonderful time...More

Thank HighDesert88
Alison H, Owner at Foot Trails, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Dear guest, thank you - I really appreciate that you have taken the time to leave this review about your experiences with your recent custom made Foot Trail here. Thank you for choosing us to plan your second trip. I speak on behalf of my...More

Reviewed 26 May 2018

We just completed our second walking trip with Foot Trails, and the second trip was just as wonderful as the first! We hiked six days in the Cotswolds and four along the Devon coast, with one day in-between to travel and rest. This company is...More

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Alison H, Owner at Foot Trails, responded to this reviewResponded 30 May 2018

Dear guest, Thank you so much for taking the time to leave your kind review. We really appreciate your feedback. The team are all thrilled to know you had such a great time on your second trip with us. So pleased you loved our off...More

Reviewed 25 May 2018

I have used Foot Trails twice in the past four years and would certainly use them again. They're easy to work with, knowledgeable about the areas for their hikes and all around great people. The walks are well thought out with interesting stops and historical...More

Thank Tisbe52
Alison H, Owner at Foot Trails, responded to this reviewResponded 30 May 2018

Dear guest, Thank you so much for your review here and your kind words. We're made up you chose Alison Howell's Foot Trails for the second time and the team and I are thrilled you had such a great trip. We are glad you enjoyed...More

Reviewed 24 May 2018

They bill themselves as having walking trails that are off the beaten path. It’s true. We had a custom designed 8 days of Cotswold walks and very seldom encountered other people or the dreaded tour buses. We walked in fields, pastures, villages, isolated roads, etc...More

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Alison H, Owner at Foot Trails, responded to this reviewResponded 30 May 2018

Dear guests, What a lovely review of your experiences with us. On behalf of the whole of Team Foot Trails, thank you. We love to receive feedback and enjoy hearing about your adventures. It's so nice to hear that you enjoyed our off the beaten...More

Reviewed 21 May 2018

I booked on the Somerset Knights Quest staying at the Queens Arms. David was very helpful with the booking and made sure there was a variety of walks provided and the lengths were what I was looking for. The maps and directions provided were very...More

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Alison H, Owner at Foot Trails, responded to this reviewResponded 23 May 2018

Dear guest, Thank you so much for taking the time to review your experience with us here. We appreciate hearing that you found making your booking simple and that you found your maps and directions clear to follow and understand. I'm sorry that you were...More

Reviewed 18 January 2018

Our walk was 'tailor made' for me and my husband. It covered a variety of farm land, tracks and road walking. Fantastic directions, maps, and places of interest were provided. It was great to have cards and books describing and naming the wild life and...More

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Alison H, Owner at Foot Trails, responded to this reviewResponded 29 January 2018

Dear guest, Thank you so much for taking the time and trouble to write a review about your experiences with Foot Trails. I'm very happy you found our directions fantastic and that you enjoyed discovering places of interest and as well as local wild life...More

Reviewed 8 December 2017

With all of the assistance that Foot Trails provided, we had an excellent self-guided walking tour in the Wiltshire countryside near Salisbury and Bath. We have been doing annual walking holidays for about 10 years. This holiday was absolutely one of the best! The assistance...More

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Alison H, Owner at Foot Trails, responded to this reviewResponded 9 December 2017

Dear guest, Wow, thank you. What can we say, other than we appreciate you taking time to leave a review here of your experiences and I speak on behalf of my entire team when I say that it was and always is an honour for...More

Reviewed 17 November 2017

I can describe our Foot Trails holiday in one word: Magical. David Howell enthusiastically brings the landscape alive with his stories and deep historical knowledge. He picked the perfect gentle path for us, keeping in mind the physical limitations in our group, and yet we...More

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Alison H, Owner at Foot Trails, responded to this reviewResponded 20 November 2017

Dear guests, Thank you so much for your warm and appreciative words shared here. On behalf of David, myself and all of the Foot Trails team. It's wonderful to read your description of your Foot Trails holiday as magical. Thank you for being willing to...More

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David Howell from Foot Trails here and I'm pleased to help with your question about meal prices and entrance fees. Meal prices - A full breakfast is included in your tour price. You will have a choice of both cooked and... More
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