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Stone, United Kingdom
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6 reviews
4 hotel reviews
Reviewed 3 October 2016

What can I say. It was like home from home and David & Rosemary were like meeting old friends. The house feels lived in but very clean and tidy, the rooms are large and comfortable. Breakfast is a treat with David always willing to have a chat and a joke. And then there is the garden which is stunning. OK... More 

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matelot67, Owner at Hartwood House, responded to this review

Robert, Thank you very much for your kind comments-we very much hope you will find the excuse to come again. Best wishes David and Rosemary More 

Cambridge, United Kingdom
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12 reviews
3 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 28 September 2016

Right from the start David (the owner) was helpful. The twin room we wanted was booked but we were offered a double room and an adjacent small single. Here's a list of the best things: (1) Warm, relaxed welcome with delicious tea and cake; (2) fabulous rooms: cosy single [no TV] with next-door private bathroom; and enormous double with TV... More 

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matelot67, Owner at Hartwood House, responded to this review

What a very accurate analysis of what we offer. Thank you. We will try to keep our B and B as much like our home as possible so we can continue to host guests like you and Glen. Best wishes David and Rosemary More 

Canberra, Australia
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77 reviews
29 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
Reviewed 10 September 2016 via mobile

We has a lovely stay here with some family. The setting is just superb with great hospitality and alpacas to keep you amused. The room was clean and comfortable and the breakfast was exactly what you would want from a traditional English B & B. World recommend.

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matelot67, Owner at Hartwood House, responded to this review

Thank you for your kind comments. Sorry your stay had to be so short Best wishes David and Rosemary More 

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4 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 September 2016

You don't get a TV in your room (for which I personally do not see any need) but you do get a warm welcome from the friendly owners, good clean accommodation, superb grounds to enjoy, a comfortable bed. At breakfast you get excellent quality and choice which is freshly prepared together with the opportunity to speak to other guests, as... More 

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matelot67, Owner at Hartwood House, responded to this review

Dear Brian, Thank you for your kind comments and hope we may see you again Best wishes david and rosemary More 

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64 reviews
20 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 34 helpful votes
Reviewed 27 August 2016 via mobile

David and Rosemary work tirelessly and willingly to provide the maximum amount of hospitality and pleasure to their guests. Although our booking was made on line late the night before we arrived, a delightfully friendly email was received within the hour, welcoming us and giving useful information. On arrival afternoon tea was served alfresco in the superbly landscaped and manicured... More 

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matelot67, Owner at Hartwood House, responded to this review

Thank you Stephanie for your kind review. We did enjoy your company for the all too short time your itinerary allowed. Hope the rest of your busy programme goes well Best wishes D and R More 

Midlands, UK
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39 reviews
21 hotel reviews
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Reviewed 4 August 2016

A little off the beaten track, perfect for those seeking rest and relaxation, it is worth the search - following David's excellent instructions. A warm welcome from Rosemary and David with tea and home made cake set the tone for a relaxing and peaceful few days. They are charming and helpful hosts and their home is clean and comfortable. My... More 

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matelot67, Owner at Hartwood House, responded to this review

Thank you very much for your kind words. We think we are off the beaten track but not remote. I hope we may see you again shortly Best wishes D and R More 

Plymouth, United Kingdom
1 review
Reviewed 28 July 2016

In this gorgeous and tranquil setting we met our attentive and caring hosts, Rosemary & David. A traditional welcome was had and our large 'En-suite' room (Belvidere) was well equipped, beautifully decorated and overlooked the splendid lawns & gardens. Offers to walk the grounds and woods were appreciated. Breakfast was delicious with selection of fruits and choice of cooked meals... More 

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matelot67, Manager at Hartwood House, responded to this review

Dear Vikki and Ian Thank you for the review. Look forward to seeing you again soon. Hope the cuttings are doing well Best wishes D and R More 

Berlin, Germany
2 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 18 July 2016 via mobile

Increadibly relaxed, beautiful peaceful house and gardens - only noise the occasional steam train passing nearby. Helpful and freindly emails before arriving and about how to get there, if we wanted a table booked for dinner nearby and what time we were arriving (to get the wine out and ready). Choice of cooked breakfast and large array of fresh fruit,... More 

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matelot67, Owner at Hartwood House, responded to this review

Dear Robert Thank you for your kind comments . I aplogise for taking so long to reply but it has been a busy summer Best wishes David and Rosemary More 

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3 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 25 April 2016

If you are looking for a B&B in Somerset I can assure you look no further. A wonderful garden and house organised by an amazing couple (Rosemary and David). The breakfast is to die for with the added benefit you are sitting looking out on the magnificient garden. The steam train station is a short walk and will take you... More 

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matelot67, Owner at Hartwood House, responded to this review

Dear Ian and Winnie, Thank you for your kind comments. I do aplogise for taking so long to respond but it has been a busy summer!! Best wishes D and R More 

Hailsham, United Kingdom
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4 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 11 April 2016

Do not miss staying at Hartwood House which has a stunning location and a beautiful garden. Rosemary and David are excellent hosts, full of ideas for visits in the area which has lots of interesting gardens and houses. Near enough to the sea and right on the Quantocks with the steam railway close by there is plenty to do before... More 

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  • Free Breakfast
  • Free Parking
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  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Ideally situated between Exmoor, the sea and the Quantock Hills in a still undiscovered peaceful area of Somerset. Many guests comment on the comfort of our rooms, the warmth of our welcome, the beautiful garden and the quiet peaceful location of our house. Special mention is also made of our excellent breakfasts and the tea and home made cakes each afternoon - all included in the price. Within walking distance of The West Somerset Railway. An excellent base for walking, cycling or touring holidays. Eight acres of grounds to explore ... more   less 

Additional Information about Hartwood House

Address: Crowcombe Heathfield | Crowcombe, Taunton TA4 4BS, England
Region: United Kingdom > England > Somerset > Taunton
Price Range: £78 - £90 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 3
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See which rooms travellers prefer

“The doubles are the biggest. (The single I had I think is not usually offered but always check with the owner.)”
 of 5 bubbles chemistrykaren, 28 Sep 2016 | Read review
“We had excellent views from the Garden View room, which has both a bath and a shower over the bath.”
 of 5 bubbles B5909LCbrianp, 5 Sep 2016 | Read review
“All rooms have beautiful garden and woodland views”
 of 5 bubbles froggyfrench36, 28 Jul 2016 | Read review
“The Belvedere is our favorite with a very nice en-suite.”
 of 5 bubbles K6412ZNianh, 25 Apr 2016 | Read review
“All of the rooms are lovely but especially the "Blue Room" and "Evie's Room"”
 of 5 bubbles hbroomfield, 7 Apr 2016 | Read review
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