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Kerrington House

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10/05/2017 11/05/2017
1 room 2 adults 0 children
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seaford
Reviewed 1 week ago

We have just returned home from a 2 night stay at Kerrington House. The house itself is beautiful and has been styled and furnished to a high quality. Our room and bathroom were spacious and spotlessly clean and the bed was extremely comfortable. Fiona was a perfect host and the breakfast was delicious. The location was ideal for a short...

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Burton upon Trent, United Kingdom
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

A lovely comfortable, welcoming place. Excellent friendly helpful host, Fiona. Smashing rooms, clean, spacious, brilliant shower.Polite helpful staff member, Helen I think. Amazing breakfast. Would definitely go again, definitely tell friends and family. Thank you Fiona, your personal attention to your lodgers was A1.

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London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 1 March 2017

We came down to Axminster specifically for a meal at the River Cottage with Hugh as a 50th present to my brother-in-law but Hugh cancelled the night before and we were most disappointed, we still went for the 8 course tasting meal and had a good evening but not what we had planned. Fortunately though we had chosen the right...

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Bournemouth, United Kingdom
Reviewed 13 February 2017

A lovely B&B in a great location for those visiting River Cottage / Axminster. Host Fiona very friendly but not intrusive. Rooms very large and luxurious, with four poster beds, huge bathrooms with roll top baths, lovely touches such as toiletries. Breakfast excellent.

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Worcester, United Kingdom
Reviewed 5 November 2016

This was an excellent central location but away from the hustle and bustle of busier locations on the Jurassic Coast. The cleanliness and attention to detail in the rooms was second to none that I have experienced. I would love to go back again. The breakfast was fresh and cooked to order. All the staff we came into contact with...

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Culver, Indiana
Reviewed 27 October 2016

Another wonderful visit to Kerrington House. Always a warm welcome and I appreciate the extra attention to detail provided by Fiona. Beautiful rooms with everything always perfectly clean and fresh plus a great breakfast. My fav!

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Worthing
Reviewed 11 October 2016

My wife and I stayed at the Kerrington House Hotel and were immediately impressed with the welcome we received and the wonderful building we had arrived at. Fiona was a delight to meet and I couldn't believe that she took our suitcases up to the top room on the third floor. The room was large with a lovely bathroom en...

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Thank Emjay13
Greater London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 7 October 2016 via mobile

This is a nice period property with a lovely garden and a good place to stay in Axminster. Positive points... The owner is very nice and accomodating. Our room was spacious and our bed was comfortable. The bathroom was quite large. The breakfast is potentially very good. Negative points... The toilet seat in our bathroom was a bit worse for...

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Haywards Heath, United Kingdom
Reviewed 20 September 2016

fairly expansive twin bedded room with additional seating. Cupboard for clothes hanging was quite tight, to open. very quiet location even though next to a main road. Host, Fiona was charming and obviously wanted to please. Breakfast was plentiful, although would of liked eggs, fried and scrambled to have been cooked for longer.

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Kent, United Kingdom
Reviewed 19 September 2016 via mobile

My husband and I stayed for two nights in September and really enjoyed our short stay. I loved the room decoration and it had everything we needed, the breakfast was great with a nice selection of cereals or hot food. We have also never stayed in a place where the owner has been so welcoming and friendly! Would definitely recommend.

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Amenities

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  • Free Parking
  • Free Internet
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Breakfast included
About the property
  • Wheelchair Access
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Bar/Lounge
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
  • Accessible rooms
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  • Free Internet
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  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
  • Laundry Service
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Breakfast Available
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Set in beautifully landscaped gardens on the edge of Axminster, Kerrington House has been lovingly and sympathetically restored retaining many period features such as marble fireplaces and fine plasterwork ceilings. Decorated in soft neutral colours, the hotel has been furnished with relaxation in mind,and favourite pieces to suit the mood of individual rooms. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Kerrington House

Address: Kerrington House Musbury Road, Axminster EX13 5JR, England
Region: United Kingdom > England > Devon > Axminster
Price Range: $159 - $248 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:5 star — Kerrington House 5*
Number of rooms: 8
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Kerrington Hotel Devon
Kerrington House Axminster, Devon
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