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2 Bedrooms, 1 Bathroom, Sleeps 4
Stanhope, Kent, England

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Nicolaell
Level 3 Contributor
12 reviews
9 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
“Great cottage”
Reviewed 15 December 2015 for a stay in December 2015

We have just returned from a trip in Footway cottage. We went on the polar express which was great. The cottage is home from home with everything you need and more. The owner Norma is great, friendly and makes your stay very welcoming. The views from the cottage was fantastic. Had a great stay in this very lovely cottage. Highly recommend it. We was 2 adults and 1 child.

Travelling group: Young Children
Would you recommend this hotel to a friend?   Yes.
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Management Response
18 Dec 2015
We couldn't be happier that you had such a great holiday, and thank you ever so much for sharing this lovely feedback with us. The comfortable cottage mixed with those views and of course the polar express sounds just perfect! We certainly hope to see you again very soon!
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VAL B
North Yorkshire, United Kingdom
Level 1 Contributor
4 reviews
3 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
“NEVER DISAPPOINTS”
Reviewed 13 September 2015 for a stay in September 2015

We have just returned from our second visit to Footway and it really is just a joy to stay there. The cottage is very comfortable, well equipped, cosy, in a lovely quiet area yet close to Stanhope and dog friendly which is very important to us. The owners Norma and David are lovely people and nothing is a trouble to them. We would highly recommend this cottage.

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Liked best: It was home from home
Liked least: Nothing
Travelling group: Spouse/Partner
Would you recommend this hotel to a friend?   Yes.
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Carl38_13
Leicester, United Kingdom
Level 3 Contributor
16 reviews
7 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
“Another great stay!”
Reviewed 12 January 2015 for a stay in December 2014

We once again stayed at Footway Cottage, it never disappoints, lovely relaxed break over New Year, great welcome pack, even a Xmas reindeer for our little girl! We shall return later on in the year!

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Liked best: Location
Liked least: No wifi
Travelling group: Spouse/Partner
Would you recommend this hotel to a friend?   Yes.
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Jouleshel...
East Riding of Yorkshire, United Kingdom
Level 2 Contributor
5 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
“Delightful!”
Reviewed 22 August 2014 for a stay in August 2014

My mother and I spent a very pleasant week here in August. Wonderfully clean cottage with everything you could possibly need for a self catering stay. Great location and lots to do, owners even provide leaflets and typed out a list of recommended places. Area is beautiful and the neighbours are really friendly. We visited the town of Stanhope which has a co op and crafts plus some nice cafés. Alex Clark has a boutique there with beautiful gifts. Would certainly hope to stay again. Great cottage run by great people and a great base for exploring Northumberland and County Durham.

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Liked best: Peace and comfortable quiet
Liked least: Having to leave
Travelling group: Other
Would you recommend this hotel to a friend?   Yes.
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Carl38_13
Leicester, United Kingdom
Level 3 Contributor
16 reviews
7 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
“Fantastic!”
Reviewed 25 March 2014 for a stay in February 2014
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We stayed in Footway Cottage for a week in Febuary. We had a wonderful stay, the welcome pack was very good, and even included a crayoning book for our little girl! The rooms are very good, very clean and nice and warm as it was very cold when we stayed. The location is superb, 5 minute drive into Stanhope. The view to the front is great with rolling fields and a stream winding down the hill. To the back is decking and views over the hills, would be great in the summer. The owner Norma was fantastic, even though we never met her ,the communication was great and even sent our child's book back by post which was left in error with a lovely letter telling my little girl that postman pat has sent it back to her! Overall I would give it 9/10, it would have got 10/10 if there was broadband as it would have been handy picking up emails etc, but that is being picky! We shall certainly being going back this year to this hidden little gem as we have family up there, fantastic!

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Would you recommend this hotel to a friend?   Yes.
Was this review helpful? Yes
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