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3 Bedrooms, 3 Bathrooms, Sleeps 6
Bury St Edmunds, Suffolk, East Anglia, England

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Francine...
Level 1 Contributor
4 reviews
3 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
“Superbly appointed accomodation in beautiful tranquil setting”
Reviewed 28 April 2016 for a stay in April 2016

We booked Holm Oak and Cartlodge Cottages for a reunion weekend of 9 ladies.Both cottages were spacious, tastefully furnished, had everything we needed.Plenty of bathrooms as virtually everyone had an ensuite.We cannot fault in any way.Masses of hot water, tea coffee cake AND flowers on our arrival.
The location next to the wildlife reserve is peaceful and cottages have views over fields and adjacent barns, across an attractive and well designed courtyard.
We particularly loved the peacock who seemed to enjoy our company too !
In summary,BRILLIANT.

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Liked best: The high quality of the accommodation
Liked least: Nothing
Travelling group: Friends
Would you recommend this hotel to a friend?   Yes.
Recommended for:
Friends getaway People with disabilities
Older travelers Families with young children
Large groups
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Management Response
28 Apr 2016
Thank you so much, I popped over to see you while you were all out to check if everything was OK for you. I'm glad you enjoyed yourselves and had a comfortable stay.
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Reviewed 14 February 2016 for a stay in February 2016

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Travelling group: Extended Family
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Management Response
12 Mar 2016
Thank you for taking the time to write a review. We really appreciate it and pleased that you enjoyed the comfortable bed, welcome pack and walks around the nature reserve.
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Nikki K
Las Vegas, Nevada
Level 4 Contributor
35 reviews
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
“Five Star Plus Property”
Reviewed 3 January 2016 for a stay in December 2015
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We spent Christmas visiting family in Bury St. Edmunds and this was the perfect spot to stay! There were five of us, and with three bedrooms and three bathrooms, we were all set. The house is immaculate, the beds are comfy and the kitchen has everything you need. The house was so comfy to come back to and we even had a Christmas tree!! It was so quiet and peaceful, yet just about a 10 minute drive into Bury St. Edmunds. We enjoyed the visiting peacock, who came by in the morning as well!

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Liked best: The location
Liked least: Lack of cell phone service
Travelling group: Extended Family
Would you recommend this hotel to a friend?   Yes.
Recommended for:
Friends getaway People with disabilities
Older travelers Families with young children
Large groups
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Management Response
5 Jan 2016
Thank you for your review, I agree that we are very well located for Bury St Edmunds. So pleased that you enjoyed your Christmas in Holm Oak Barn.
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derrick b
Peterborough, United Kingdom
Level 1 Contributor
3 reviews
“Definitely 5 star rating”
Reviewed 18 September 2015 for a stay in September 2015

We just arrived back from a three day break at holm oak barn. We found the accommodation to be of a very high standard, comfortable and spotlessly clean with a well equipped kitchen. Having taken parents for a short break we found the accommodation had easy access for people with restricted mobility. Worthy of everyone's 5 star rating.
Location was easy to find and there are lovely walks nearby at lack ford lakes which enables you to leave the car back at the barn. Would definitely reccomend this accommodation and will be happy to return nex year.

Travelling group: Extended Family
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rob w
Southampton, United Kingdom
1 review
“EXCELLENT STAY”
Reviewed 12 September 2015 for a stay in August 2015

We stayed here for a week in august, four adults and two children, aged 1 and 6. Everything was as described on the website we booked it on. The location was fantastic and very peaceful. We will definitely be returning here !! Highly recommended.

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Travelling group: Large Group
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Management Response
14 Sep 2015
Thank you for taking the time to write a review, we're glad you had such a good stay and look forward to you coming again. Best wishes from all of us at Lackford Lakes Barns
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