What a wonderful stay!
The Old Shippon is a tastefully converted barn and really exceeded my expectations. The welcome tray from Debbie was brilliant and added a very special touch. The bottle of wine was very welcome after a hard days driving.
The accommodation is very spacious with plenty of room for up to six adults and the layout of the kitchen and living area made cooking for everyone really enjoyable. Everything was spotlessly clean and I had everything I needed for self catering purposes. I've stayed in plenty of self catering properties before where even basic utensils haven't been available, however, Debbie has clearly thought of everything.
The garden area is lovely with a troop of goats in a neighbouring enclosure providing a lot of amusement.
The cottage is based in a small village called Lamerton, but it has the one essential a great pub called The Blacksmiths. The food was exceptional and as it's only a mile walk away a great way to... more