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Mead Barn Holiday Cottages

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All reviewsred cottagesconescream tea on arrivalthe pubwithin walking distancehome from homedog friendly beachdog ownersthought of everythingfresh flowerson sitelovely touchmany thanksminute walktucked awaysecond to noneexcellent hosts
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Reviewed 27 February 2018 via mobile

Stayed here 23rd Feb 2018 for 4 nights with my wife- who is a full time wheelchair user and family including 2 children aged 13 and 8. Lovely warm, clean, and well appointed cottage. Fully accessible with wet room shower and shower seat. Games room...More

2  Thank Richard E
Response from Martin C, Owner at Mead Barn Holiday CottagesResponded 10 March 2018

Hello Richard, Thank you for taking the time to write a review of your family's experience of Mead Barn Cottages on your recent trip to this quiet little corner of the Isles. You are just the sort of guests we hope to attract and are...More

Reviewed 2 January 2018 via mobile

Place was lovely and clean and a lovely touch leaving scones for us upon arrival. Unfortunately Martin (one of the owners) took it up on himself to be very rude to my mom on two occasions, first on our arrival making her feel very threatened...More

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Response from Martin C, Owner at Mead Barn Holiday CottagesResponded 3 January 2018

Thank you for taking the time to review your recent stay at Mead Barn Cottages. Whilst we would always welcome constructive critical feedback, we feel that unfortunately this is not the real purpose of your review. If you had a poor experience here then we...More

Reviewed 10 August 2017 via mobile

Staying at mead barn cottage was the perfect escape from a very busy business schedule. Tucked away so far from planes trains and automobiles,it was just a joy to wake up to birdsong and totally relax with a coffee on the sun drenched verandah. The...More

2  Thank Deli19
Response from Martin C, Owner at Mead Barn Holiday CottagesResponded 1 September 2017

Hello David! Our hearty thanks for taking the effort to leave our cottages such a positive review here on Trip Advisor..... much appreciated. Very pleased to hear that you enjoyed your stay and that our offering and situation here in North Devon were 'right up...More

Reviewed 7 July 2017

We are just back from a week at Mead barn cottages and have had a lovely time. Perfect location and a home made cream tea on arrival,fresh flowers too. Clean and comfortable. Joanna and Martin made us very welcome.More

1  Thank donna b
Response from Martin C, Owner at Mead Barn Holiday CottagesResponded 14 July 2017

Very pleased to hear that you had a lovely time and enjoyed your stay at Mead Barn Cottages. We're very obliged for you making the effort to review our offering for others. Hope to perhaps see you all again next year. Best regards, Martin &...More

Reviewed 3 July 2017

Tucked away down peaceful lanes Mead Barns are a gem of a holiday getaway. Joanna and Martin excellent hosts who immediately made us feel welcome. Red Cottage was homely, spotlessly clean and very comfortable. So nice not to have to compromise on luxurious touches just...More

1  Thank Paul c
Response from Martin C, Owner at Mead Barn Holiday CottagesResponded 14 July 2017

Our thanks for taking the time to write us such a positive review! Much appreciated. As you say you the weather wasn't 'too clever' during your visit but it doesn't stop the outdoors appeal of this beautiful area. We look forward to welcoming you again...More

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14 February 2015|
Response from Martin C | Property representative |
Many thanks for your question. It depends on which cottage - all the bedrooms and bathrooms in Rye are downstairs. There is a double bedroom and wetroom in Tythe Barn on the ground floor with 3 bedrooms and 2 bath/shower... More
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