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Doncaster
Reviewed 1 week ago

Overall experience was excellent. Staying in the Barn with everything a family needs. Beautiful surroundings with a swimming pool, games room and a beautician on site Forda is an excellent holiday retreat.

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Harwich, United Kingdom
Reviewed 1 week ago

Our 27th visit to Forda. An ideal place for families to enjoy a relaxing holiday Lodges are always spotlessly clean, well equipped and comfortable. Excellent swimming pool. Forda is set in acres of quiet countryside with 4 fishing lakes, but is within easy reach of the local village. and shops. Bude is only 5 miles away, with lots of beaches...

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Ickenham, United Kingdom
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Myself, husband and our Jack Russell Tilly stayed in an A Frame lodge for four nights. The lodge was comfortable and well equipped. Being able to take the dog was a real bonus for us. My husband enjoyed fishing in two of the lakes, catching Chubb and Roach. The facilities are excellent and the spa treatments on offer are very...

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Evesham, United Kingdom
Reviewed 30 October 2016

A last minute Autumn break was needed during half term and we decided to go back to Bude area (had not been for 3 years or so). We used to go 2-3 times a year having previously got family in the area. We found this place via TA and it was a great find. Very spacious and nice location was...

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Fordalodges, Owner at Forda Lodges & Cottages, responded to this review

We are really pleased that you enjoyed your stay with us but sorry that you noticed that you were in a pet-accepting lodge. Our cleaners are very thorough but it is true that this was a pet-accepting lodge and there had been dogs staying in previous weeks and immediately before this booking. We accept pets in half of our lodges...

Reigate, United Kingdom
Reviewed 7 October 2016 via mobile

As a family we have been coming to Forda since 2005, sometimes twice a year if we are lucky. This year it was our puppy, Lilly's first visit and she loved it as much as the rest of the family. The setting is heavenly and lodges are spotlessly clean and well stocked with the essentials one needs. I liken it...

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stourbridge
Reviewed 17 September 2016 via mobile

Another wonderful stay at Forda. Very friendly and welcoming staff and amazing spa treatments. The swimming pool and other facilities were spotless and easy to access. We will definitely be booking to go again.

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Reviewed 13 September 2016

We chose Forda because it ticked all the boxes for our family. Close to the Bude for beaches, shopping and dining. Great mixed coarse fishing and a Spa. We stayed in the barn which is spacious and comfortable. The owners were very hospitable and always on site offering help and advice. The ladies and children enjoyed the pool and spa...

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Epsom, United Kingdom
Reviewed 13 September 2016 via mobile

Another fabulous stay at Forda and each year just gets better. Such a relaxing place to stay you can do as much or as little as you want, this year for us was a much more relaxed pace. Lots of swimming a bit of fishing and let's not forget the wonderful spa treatments. As always Jim, Gillian, Jayne and team...

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Yeovil, United Kingdom
Reviewed 10 September 2016

Drawn again to the powers of the 'Forda' environment for another year! We have had another fantastic holiday, relaxed, recharged and ready to return to work! Everything was perfect, accommodation, Spa/pool facilities and excellent fishing, and surrounding places of interest to visit. Jim and Gillian have worked and continue to work tirelessly to create this perfect environment for all to...

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Kingston upon Thames, United Kingdom
Reviewed 7 September 2016 via mobile

This is the third time we have stayed here, been once in summer school holidays a few years ago, between Christmas and New Year a few years ago and then now in early September. If you want peace and quiet, this is a good place to be. Very little passing traffic, virtually silent at night. I love the indoor swimming...

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  • Free Parking
  • Pool
  • Spa
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  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
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  • Pool
  • Spa
  • Tennis Court
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Ten award winning lodges and two luxury cottages in a quiet secluded valley, with woodland, open spaces, walking & nature trails, recreational areas and river. A tranquil haven, but with the facilities usually associated with a larger site: indoor heated pool, sauna, jacuzzi, tennis court, spa treatments and complementary therapies, including aromatherapy, Swedish & hot stone massage, facials & pedicures as well as three coarse fishing ponds - all for the exclusive use of guests. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Forda Lodges & Cottages

Address: Kilkhampton, Bude EX23 9RZ, England
Region: United Kingdom > England > Cornwall > Bude > Kilkhampton
Price Range: £70 - £100 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Forda Lodges & Cottages 4*
Number of rooms: 12
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Forda Lodges & Cottages Kilkhampton, Cornwall
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“We have stayed in the lodges and Barn all excellent value.”
 of 5 bubbles revill982, 27 Nov 2016 | Read review
“All lodges are quiet and comfortable.”
 of 5 bubbles shieldsg5, 27 Nov 2016 | Read review
“If no pets ask if there are any pet free lodges”
 of 5 bubbles SNAW1971, 30 Oct 2016 | Read review
“A frames very close to lakes”
 of 5 bubbles 212pate, 1 Jul 2016 | Read review
“Lodges 4 & 5 for good access to the lakes”
 of 5 bubbles terang72, 21 Apr 2016 | Read review
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