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“Just lovely”
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2 Bedrooms, 1 Bathroom, Sleeps 4
Fordingbridge, New Forest, Hampshire, England

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Blloyd11
London, United Kingdom
Level 2 Contributor
6 reviews
3 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
“Just lovely”
Reviewed 3 October 2015 for a stay in September 2015

This cabin is a real home from home. It has everything you need for a comfortable stay; the kitchen is well equipped and the cabin is spacious and very comfortable. The garden qand terrace is also very secure for a dog. It is in a fantastic location for exploring the New Forest. We would highly recommend and will hopefully be visiting again.

Travelling group: Spouse/Partner
Would you recommend this hotel to a friend?   Yes.
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Jimthefis...
oxford
Level 3 Contributor
13 reviews
10 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
“Perfect short break”
Reviewed 15 June 2015 for a stay in June 2015

We hired the cabin as we were going to a family wedding close by and we needed somewhere local to stay. Our kids are 6 and 8 so self catering seemed a better option than hotel. The cabin was very clean indeed and absolutely perfect for our needs. In addition to the wedding, we also made a visit to Splashdown Water park in Poole, which our kids enjoyed... oh who am I kidding, so did me and the wife!! An awesome collection of 12 different water slides from gentle to terrifying, well worth a visit if you enjoy that sort of thing!

Whilst we didn't really have a lot of time to explore, its certainly true that the cabin is really well placed - being far enough in to the new forest for you to really feel that you're staying there, but being close enough to the A338 at Fordingbridge to get you to Bournemouth or beyond.

The cabin was perfectly equipped with everything we needed - and a packet of complimentary cookies is always nice!

To sum up - would I stay again? Most definitely yes. Would we recommend to friends? YES!!

Thanks Tom and Tina for a lovely stay.

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Liked best: location, location, location!
Liked least: nothing
Travelling group: Young Children
Would you recommend this hotel to a friend?   Yes.
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Katie S
Worthing, United Kingdom
1 review
“Perfect cabin”
Reviewed 26 May 2015 for a stay in May 2015

We loved Tom's Cabin. It had everything we needed and it was just so lovely to be surrounded by trees and birds singing. Tina and Tom were very helpful and friendly. They had thought of most things to make the stay run smoothly. We took 2 very young children and found it to be ideal for us. We will DEFINITELY be back!!!

Travelling group: Young Children
Would you recommend this hotel to a friend?   Yes.
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Robert D
Alton, United Kingdom
Level 2 Contributor
8 reviews
5 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
“Tom Aplomb”
Reviewed 13 January 2015 for a stay in January 2015
2
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Pros:
- Excellent location near lots of good walks. Didn't need the car at all after we had arrived.
- Clean, spacious interior with comfortable mattress and decent furniture.
- Well stocked kitchen with all the utensils needed to cook up a frankly spectacular vegetarian lasagna... and a half decent butter bean stew.
- Good heating and hot water on demand.
- Provision of OS map, some DVDs, games and bubble bath liquid.
- Tina was very helpful with advice on walking routes and nearby attractions.

Cons:
- Couldn't find a wifi signal, but didn't ask Tina or read the information leaflet so there may have actually been one.
- Kitchen knives need sharpening. Luckily I brought my own.

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Liked best: Location
Liked least: Couldn't find wifi
Travelling group: Spouse/Partner
Would you recommend this hotel to a friend?   Yes.
Recommended for:
Friends getaway Families with young children
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Jill T
Nottingham, England, United Kingdom
Level 1 Contributor
3 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
“home from home”
Reviewed 2 January 2015 for a stay in December 2014
2
people found this review helpful

home from home ,cosy ,comfortable clean and in a quiet location with the new forest outside your door,walks pubs and shops near by.

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Liked best: location
Liked least: steps down to garden were little steep
Travelling group: Spouse/Partner
Would you recommend this hotel to a friend?   Yes.
Recommended for:
Friends getaway People with pets
  • Was the property as advertised?
  • Would you recommend the location of this property?
  • Was it a good value for the price paid?
Was this review helpful? Yes
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