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The Lookout Autumn 2015
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Cottage -
1 Bedroom, 1 Bathroom, Sleeps 2
Ironbridge, Ironbridge Gorge, Telford, Shropshire, England

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Karen H
1 review
“Brilliant”
Reviewed 14 September 2014 for a stay in September 2014

Our stay in the Look Out was absolutely brilliant, it was like home from home. All the little extras made it a pleasurable stay right from when we arrived with the welcome pack. The cottage is cosy and has a warm happy feel to it, everything is within walking distance. I would love to stay here again and would highly recommend staying here.

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Liked best: the warm cosy feel to the place
Liked least: nothing
Travelling group: Spouse/Partner
Your age range 50-64
Would you recommend this hotel to a friend?   Yes.
Recommended for:
Friends getaway Older travelers
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Management Response
19 Oct 2014
Thank you for a lovely review
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JulieAX34...
Tring, United Kingdom
1 review
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
“Great place to stay”
Reviewed 8 September 2014 for a stay in September 2014
1
person found this review helpful

Great little cottage, the parking is by permit but this was provided, the location is great as its just a minutes walk into town the alley near the cottage brings you out very near the bridge.

Travelling group: Spouse/Partner
Would you recommend this hotel to a friend?   Yes.
Was this review helpful? Yes
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Management Response
15 Sep 2014
Thank you for your review and positive comments.
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JanD227
Knutsford, United Kingdom
2 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
“A cosy base for exploring the local area”
Reviewed 22 August 2014 for a stay in August 2014

The cottage is in a perfect location for exploring Ironbridge and the local area. It is a lovely, cosy home from home which is finished to a very high standard. The kitchen is well equipped, the welcome pack of milk, tea etc. was much appreciated. We spent a lot of time walking on the Long Mynd and enjoyed coming back to our cosy base at the end of the day. Pubs in town were welcoming and we had a lovely meal at The a White Hart. Would definitely stay here again.

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Travelling group: Spouse/Partner
Would you recommend this hotel to a friend?   Yes.
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Management Response
22 Aug 2014
I'm delighted you liked the cottage and had a lovely break in Ironbridge. You are more than welcome in the future.
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tyrannosa...
coventry
Level 4 Contributor
25 reviews
10 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
“Gorgeous cottage, great attention to detail, perfect location”
Reviewed 27 May 2014 for a stay in May 2014
1
person found this review helpful

We have just returned from a 4 night stay at the Lookout after a wonderful time spent there. The owner has really worked hard to make the place welcoming and comfortable, and there is everything you could possibly need. Lots of lovely little touches including soaps, nice fluffy towels and tea/coffee etc. meant that it felt more like a hotel stay than a self-catering one! The owner couldn't have been more helpful when we had a little hiccup with the keys and she has been incredibly helpful throughout the booking process etc. too. The location is perfect- literally a 2 minute walk to the Iron bridge itself, and a great view of it from the window too. All in all, a wonderful stay and certainly high on our list for a return visit in the future.

Travelling group: Spouse/Partner
Would you recommend this hotel to a friend?   Yes.
Was this review helpful? Yes
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Management Response
28 May 2014
Thank you. I am so glad you had everything you needed. You will be very welcome in the future.
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FurryDee
Brighton, United Kingdom
Level 3 Contributor
13 reviews
6 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
“Romantic cosy cottage”
Reviewed 24 May 2014 for a stay in April 2014
1
person found this review helpful

Everything that was provided was well thought out. Also it was lovely to have the little extra touches added. This included slippers, tea coffee & gorgeous chocolate. Also in the bathroom there was a lovely welcome pack of soaps, shampoo ect. Dressing gowns lovely & soft. Everything was easy to find. We did have a slight problem getting the key from the safe outside. Once we put the combination in, we couldn't find how to open it. we eventually, after about half an hour we managed it. All in all a good week.

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Liked best: View of Ironbridge & patio
Liked least: Key deposit safe
Travelling group: Spouse/Partner
Would you recommend this hotel to a friend?   Yes.
Recommended for:
Friends getaway
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Management Response
27 May 2014
Thank you for your response but sorry to hear you had a problem with the key safe. You just have to pull the cover down once you have keyed the code in and the keys can be located inside.

Thank you for staying at The Look Out.
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JMM1980
Hertfordshire, England
Level 3 Contributor
23 reviews
16 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
“A perfect home away from home”
Reviewed 17 December 2013 for a stay in December 2013
2
people found this review helpful

We stayed for a weekend in December 2013 in this beautiful cottage. Everything about the cottage was perfect for our needs - the cottage is furnished to a high spec, the location is perfect for exploring Ironbridge. We would love to come back!

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Liked best: The scenic location - blissfully quiet!
Travelling group: Spouse/Partner
Would you recommend this hotel to a friend?   Yes.
  • Was the property as advertised?
  • Would you recommend the location of this property?
  • Was it a good value for the price paid?
  • Did the property offer wi-fi/internet access?
Was this review helpful? Yes
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Management Response
18 Dec 2013
Thank you for your review and I am glad it catered for your needs.
I would love to welcome you back in the future. Thank you again
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Kelvb11
Paphos, Cyprus
Level 3 Contributor
19 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
“Great little cottage.”
Reviewed 28 November 2013 for a stay in November 2013
1
person found this review helpful

We have just spent 9 days in this great little cottage, and what a great time we had. The owners can feel very proud, there is everything with in the cottage that you could hope for, the kitchen contains everything, from a radio to first aid kit to dishwasher, the living dining area is very cosy with free view tv, books DVD,s to a xbox, bedroom lovely room and again very cosy, with a very well appointed bathroom. There is also a lovely outdoor sitting area, perfect for warm summer evenings. All in all the best cottage we have stayed in, and we have stayed in a few. It could not have been better situated for the town and eating house's and the museums, and the places to visit a little further afield. We will be back we loved it so much. So thank you to the owners for creating such a grand place to stay, see you soon.

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Liked best: Everything
Liked least: Nothing
Travelling group: Spouse/Partner
Would you recommend this hotel to a friend?   Yes.
Recommended for:
Friends getaway Older travelers
  • Was the property as advertised?
  • Would you recommend the location of this property?
  • 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
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC
Management Response
29 Nov 2013
I am so glad you enjoyed your stay and thank you for a lovely review. I am pleased that you felt we had catered for all of your needs. Thank you and I hope to welcome you again in the future.
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