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Whitchurch SY13 4AJ England
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Discover the ultimate country escape… Steeped in a thousand years of English history, come and explore acres of rolling parkland, walled gardens and ancient woodlands alongside spectacular Gothic architecture, enchanting waters and a breathtaking Edwardian Glasshouse, just waiting for you to discover them. We offer luxury accommodation where looking after you is paramount - Discover peace and relax away from the hustle and bustle in our historic, dog-friendly self-catering cottages and luxury bed and breakfast in the newly restored North Wing. Discover the Abbey, its extraordinary history and the story of its restoration on a guided tour of our house itself. Enter our gates and drink in the beauty of our parkland and ancient trees, feel transported back to the traditions and elegance of earlier centuries but be assured of 21st century convenience, quality and comfort.
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Free parking
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Breakfast available
Bicycles available
Tennis court
Books, DVDs, music for children
Highchairs available
Non-smoking hotel
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Complimentary Instant Coffee
Complimentary tea
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Bopadeebop wrote a review May 2022
Manchester46 contributions22 helpful votes
Combermere Abbey is just beautiful; the set up in the north wing is so unique and well thought out. We couldn’t have asked for more! The views from the room and the completely peaceful surroundings are simply wonderful and I hope one day we get to revisit. The use of the lounges and breakfast in the dining room are excellent. Stephan was very welcoming and we enjoyed our stay very, very much. One of the best nights sleep in years!
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Date of stay: May 2022Trip type: Travelled
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Boo wrote a review Apr 2022
5 contributions2 helpful votes
This place is fantastic, the size of the estate, the large oaks and pines. The huge lake and the little heard about monument that stands tall at the rear of the grounds are mind boggling to me. The monument especially how were falsely lead to believe it was erected in memory of field Marshall combermere. As is the case with most obelisks of this period it stand tall in the surrounding landscape and at first glance looks to be made of solid stone but alas the stone merely masks the true fabric of this magnificent structure. Red brick, a material commonly used in the tartarian period as it was made using ion a great conducter that was used to harness the free energy from the ionosphere. Tartaria is not a conspiracy and most have never heard of it. Do some research and youll start looking at these fantastic structures from a different point of view.
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Date of stay: April 2022Trip type: Travelled
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Jamie M wrote a review Feb 2022
3 contributions1 helpful vote
Had the amazing experience of staying in the Salamanca room. It’s beautiful views, gorgeous furniture and spacious rooms made it worth every single penny. Our host Stephan was so kind and look after us extremely well from start to finish, the breakfast served was faultless as was the rest of the stay. Thank you Stephan, we will be visiting again that’s for sure! Easily 6 stars this place!
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Date of stay: February 2022Trip type: Travelled
Room Tip: Arrive at 4pm so you can enjoy it to its full extent
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Response from Combermere Abbey Sales, Owner at Combermere Abbey
Responded 6 Mar 2022
Thank you for this very kind review Mack - we're so pleased you had an enjoyable stay with us and hope to see you again soon!
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Lowri R wrote a review Dec 2021
26 contributions12 helpful votes
We paid £140 per couple per night for a December wedding weekend. For this price, we expected pretty faultless accommodation. Instead, there was no hot water in any of the rooms (Crossley cottage). We complained on Saturday morning and someone came to look at it and claimed to have fixed it but nothing had changed and we had cold showers the entire stay. The maintenance man closed our room door so hard that something happened to the door knob and I couldn't get in and my partner couldn't get out of the room on the morning of the wedding when we all needed to get ready and that needed to be fixed as well while people wanted to get changed. The oven in the kitchen didn't work and the whole place was quite cold and univiting. The wedding was lovely but let down by the accommodation and definitely not worth the £280 we paid.
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Date of stay: December 2021Trip type: Travelled
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ChilliChips wrote a review Nov 2021
desi abroad7 contributions10 helpful votes
What a rip off! Wedding guests wer charged £75 PER PERSON per night, for which we were put in little cottages. The rooms had a combination of cheap and nasty furniture along with some more attractive pieces in keeping with the supposed luxury tag. The bedrooms were freezing with inefficient wall heaters, the towels were dirty and contained hair clumps, there were cobwebs on the bedside lamps and to cap it all there was a note with a plastic bag that demanded we STRIPPED OUR OWN BEDS after our stay. For breakfast there was a budget (Lidl) breakfast hamper, not even a hot breakfast for that price. This place can’t decide if it’s a boarding house in Skegness or a luxury wedding destination.
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Date of stay: October 2021Trip type: Travelled
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Response from Combermere Abbey Sales, Owner at Combermere Abbey
Responded 29 Nov 2021
Thank you for your recent review. We are extremely sorry to hear about your experience of your recent stay in our Courtyard Cottages. We will be discussing your feedback with our housekeeping team regarding the cleanliness issues that you have highlighted. Regarding the heating within the cottages, we do pre-set the heaters to a comfortable level, and we do apologise that this was not sufficient for you. Detailed instructions are provided to allow you to increase the temperature for your own comfort, and a member of our team would have been more than happy to assist you with this. Whilst we are still in the midst of the Covid pandemic, and in the interest of safety for both our guests and our staff, we do request that guests are able to strip their beds prior to departure. We will also be reviewing the quality of the products provided within our Continental Breakfast Hampers to ensure that a better quality is provided in future. With best wishes, the Combermere Abbey Team.
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Bex M wrote a review Sept 2021
Brackley, United Kingdom213 contributions130 helpful votes
Stayed in one of the cottages for two nights. We were in Stone Lodge, which is at the entrance, so a long way from the B&B and other cottages. It was hard to find the entrance in the dark...but we found it eventually. Beautifully decorated, spacious but cosy at the same time, well equipped and quiet. Lovely places to walk and explore. Pub 10 minute walk. Pooch loved being away in this dog friendly cottage.
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Date of stay: September 2021Trip type: Travelled
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CatherineB00 wrote a review Jul 2021
Cheadle, United Kingdom100 contributions23 helpful votes
What a fabulous place this is. The warmest of welcomes and amazing staff. The owners have thought of absolutely everything to make this a really wonderful place to stay. We were lucky enough to have fantastic weather so couldn’t have enjoyed ourselves more. Terrific breakfast cooked and served by wonderful Stephan. Can’t wait to return!
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Date of stay: June 2021Trip type: Travelled
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ChrisDeclares wrote a review Jun 2021
London, United Kingdom30 contributions13 helpful votes
This was our second visit to Combermere Abbey - staying in the Salamanca room in the North Wing. Each time we have come it has truly been an amazing experience. It took us 5 hours to drive up from London on this attempt, but the wait was truly worth it. The views are amazing and the serenity from the peace and quiet are everything we needed. Stephan is an incredible host and is very pleasant company and will always going above and beyond to provide recommendations for places to visit or restaurants to eat at. We very much enjoyed ourselves and will be back soon.
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Date of stay: June 2021
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shamwari wrote a review Nov 2020
Warsash, United Kingdom373 contributions146 helpful votes
Beautiful and peaceful with the gorgeous lake and woodland right on your doorstep. Cottage was excellent, spotlessly clean, extremely well equipped and provided a wonderful base to explore from. Wood burner, super comfy bed and tasteful decor made it a pleasure to stay in. Wi-fi signal good and if I were to be really picky it would have been nice to have a smart TV ( only if the weather was really bad as it is the perfect place to hibernate in!) Thoroughly recommended.
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Date of stay: October 2020Trip type: Travelled
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AJRaffles wrote a review Oct 2020
Kempsey, United Kingdom5 contributions
Could not fault Combermere Abbey. From the warm welcome by Stephan to the excellent rooms, we had Salamanca which is full of light and elegant style, space and everything you would need for a restful and extremely comfortable stay. Beautifully decorated with an interesting history it is a special place to stay. Breakfast was provided by Stephan and we thoroughly enjoyed his stories of the restoration of the Abbey. The grounds are really beautiful and the view over the mere is stunning. Don't even think about staying anywhere else in the area. When I got home I checked my family history to find out I am a descendent of the Abbey's founder. No wonder it felt like home !
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Date of stay: October 2020
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Room Tip: Salamanca - light and spacious
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US$176 - US$241 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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United KingdomEnglandShropshireWhitchurch
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Frequently Asked Questions about Combermere Abbey
Which popular attractions are close to Combermere Abbey?
Nearby attractions include BeWILDerwood Cheshire (2.8 miles), Hack Green Secret Nuclear Bunker (4.3 miles), and Doodle Alley (3.3 miles).
What are some of the property amenities at Combermere Abbey?
Some of the more popular amenities offered include free wifi, free parking, and a tennis court.
What food & drink options are available at Combermere Abbey?
Guests can enjoy breakfast, complimentary tea, and free instant coffee during their stay.
Is parking available at Combermere Abbey?
Yes, free parking is available to guests.
What are some restaurants close to Combermere Abbey?
Conveniently located restaurants include Etzio, Docket No.33, and The Lord Combermere.
Are there any historical sites close to Combermere Abbey?
Many travellers enjoy visiting Bunbury Mill (8.7 miles), Hawkstone Park Follies (9.7 miles), and Dorfold Hall (6.1 miles).
Is Combermere Abbey accessible?
Yes, it offers reduced mobility rooms. For specific enquiries, we recommend calling ahead to confirm.