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“Excellent cottage for an enjoyable Hen weekend”

Review of The Wilderness

The Wilderness near Bath
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The Wilderness near Bath
The Inglenook Lounge
Log Fired Finnish Sauna House
TV Lounge
Dining room seats 18
Family bedroom sleeps 4!
The Kitchen
Double Bedroom
Lounge
Catered dinner parties...
The lovely private rear garden
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Cottage -
8 Bedrooms, 6 Bathrooms, Sleeps 18
Bath, Somerset, England

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Keating12...
Guildford, United Kingdom
1 review
“Excellent cottage for an enjoyable Hen weekend”
Reviewed May 30, 2014 for a stay in May 2014

The cottage was ideal for my sister's Hen weekend. Great size, plenty of rooms and a dining table to fit us all. The weather was lovely so we enjoyed the large garden. Great location. Would recommend.

Travelling group: Large Group
Would you recommend this hotel to a friend?   Yes.
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Norwich, United Kingdom
Reviewed April 27, 2014 for a stay in April 2014

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Travelling group: Large Group
Would you recommend this hotel to a friend?   Yes.
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Friends getaway Large groups
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Guernsey, United Kingdom
Reviewed April 24, 2014 for a stay in April 2014

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Liked best: Spaciousness and furnishings
Liked least: Nothing!
Travelling group: Extended Family
Would you recommend this hotel to a friend?   Yes.
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Scalloway, United Kingdom
Reviewed February 25, 2014 for a stay in February 2014

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Liked best: Everyone in our party enjoyed their stay
Liked least: Nothing
Travelling group: Extended Family
Would you recommend this hotel to a friend?   Yes.
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Friends getaway Older travelers
Families with young children Large groups
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Bristol, United Kingdom
Reviewed January 31, 2014 for a stay in January 2014

Travelling group: Large Group
Your age range 25-34
Would you recommend this hotel to a friend?   Yes.
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stevie201
Leatherhead, United Kingdom
1 review
“Great NYE”
Reviewed January 23, 2014 for a stay in December 2013

Stayed at the Wilderness with 12 friends and 1 baby to celebrate New Years Eve together. No one could believe quite how nice the cottage was and how it met the needs of everyone who stayed. There are 4 rooms in an annex off the kitchen which is great if you are there with children as you cant hear any noise from the rest of the house which was perfect for us with having music and staying up late on NYE meaning the baby could go to bed and wasn't disturbed!
The kitchen is really well equipped for the amount of people plenty of plates, glasses, cutlery etc ..... including a vast amount of serving dishes! We never got round to using the sauna as we went out during the day time. The room with the log fire was perfect for coming home to after being out in the cold rainy weather!
We would definitely recommend the wilderness to large groups of friends and family and think it would be especially nice to stay there during the summer having bbq's ect.....

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Travelling group: Friends
Would you recommend this hotel to a friend?   Yes.
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KBanjo
Bristol, United Kingdom
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3 reviews
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“Really cosy, beautiful cottage, a great place to bring the whole family.”
Reviewed January 15, 2014 for a stay in December 2013

The wilderness was an absolute delight to stay in. Our family had a brilliant time.
The house is very spacious and furnished to a high standard. A truly homely environment.
Kitchen was very well equipped.

The owners were very hospitable - and even gave us a courtesy call to ensure that we were settled in ok. Complete professionals. They were spot on! Absolutely no complaints.
We were also allowed to pick some ripe juicy apples from the garden - the kids thoroughly enjoyed this and then we made some delicious apple crumble.
Our cautionary deposit was also refunded promptly.

I will definitely recommend the Wilderness and we will be going back!

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Liked best: That homely feeling
Liked least: Having to leave!!!!
Travelling group: Extended Family
Your age range 35-49
Would you recommend this hotel to a friend?   Yes.
Recommended for:
Friends getaway Families with young children
Large groups
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  • Was it a good value for the price paid?
  • Did the property offer wi-fi/internet access?
  • Was your security deposit returned on time?
Was this review helpful? Yes
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