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“Wow!! Amazing little cottage.”
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Highcroft and its private patio garden
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Highcroft and its private patio garden
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47 reviews
Highcroft and its private patio garden
Relax and enjoy your holiday
A glass of wine on the balcony as the sun goes down
Bright, modern sitting room with plenty of seating for 4
Comfortable leather sofa which turns into a bed
It's easy to chat to each other from sitting room to kitchen
Everything at hand in the well-equipped kitchen
Space to eat in as well as out
Snuggle up in the double bedroom
Get a great night's sleep
The pretty single bedroom
Sparkling shower room
View of the fabulous Cheddar Gorge from the balcony
Relax by the pond with a good book or glass of wine!
View over the rooftops of Cheddar
Such a lovely setting
The private patio garden
Highcroft at dusk
Walks onto the top of the Gorge start 5 mins from the door
Stroll all the way around Cheddar reservoir
The wild goats in the Gorge are very friendly!
Dog friendly pub serving food, 2 mins walk away
Dog friendly pub, serving food, 5 mins walk away
Dog friendly pub, serving food, located in the Gorge
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Cottage -
2 Bedrooms, 1 Bathroom, Sleeps 4
Cheddar, Somerset, England

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Donna P
1 review
“Wow!! Amazing little cottage.”
Reviewed 5 September 2016 for a stay in August 2016

What an amazing cottage. We were greeted by the owners themselves who made us feel very welcome. The cottage, felt like home. There was everything you needed and more. On arrival, there was a welcome pack, with more than the average essentials, with even the dog catered for. The views were fabulous. Sitting in the morning/evening sun and just admiring the views from the balcony what more could you ask for. The location of the cottage was great, Walked to the gorge most days. A massive thank you and we hope to stay again soon.

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Liked best: Everything.
Liked least: Nothing.
Travelling group: Other
Would you recommend this hotel to a friend?   Yes.
Recommended for:
Friends getaway Older travelers
People with pets
  • 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
6 Sep 2016
Not at all and we really do hope that you will visit us again - it's lovely to hear that you had a nice break (and hopefully Frodo, your little dog, had a good time too)! Kind regards Andy and Helen
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Oona V
Oxted, England, United Kingdom
Level 1 Contributor
2 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
“A true gem of a place, amazing views, a home from home”
Reviewed 30 August 2016 for a stay in August 2016

When we arrived we were welcomed with an amazing welcome pack, we have never received such an impressive welcome pack before - they really know what people need when away from home. The house was lovely warm and welcoming, a real home from home, everything we needed. Very comfortable, a lovely balcony with very impressive views of the gorge, a lovely terrace and garden. Very close to all amenities but lso really quiet at night.

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Liked best: Everything
Liked least: Nothing
Travelling group: Other
Your age range 35-49
Would you recommend this hotel to a friend?   Yes.
Recommended for:
Friends getaway Older travelers
People with pets
  • 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
31 Aug 2016
What kind comments - thank you so much! We are delighted to hear that you enjoyed your holiday and do hope that your gorgeous little pup wasn't too tired out with all the dog-walking! Kind regards Andy and Helen
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Stefan W
1 review
“Very warm welcome and lovely cottage”
Reviewed 29 August 2016 for a stay in August 2016

Very warm welcome in a very nice cottage and a beautiful landscape. Complete equipped charming cottage, feeling like at home. A great location to explore the area with a nice villages, parks & gardens and a impressive gorge just some minutes away for walking.

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Travelling group: Family with Teenagers
Would you recommend this hotel to a friend?   Yes.
Recommended for:
Families with young children People with pets
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Was this review helpful? Yes
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Management Response
31 Aug 2016
Thank you so much for your comments - it was a pleasure to welcome you and your family (not to mention your lovely little Sheltie!) to Cheddar and we are so pleased that you enjoyed your holiday. Kind regards Andy and Helen
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Dawn W
2 reviews
“Brilliant cottage in a perfect location with wonderful views of the gorge”
Reviewed 9 August 2016 for a stay in July 2016

This lovely cottage in the most beautiful surroundings is very well equipped. Andy and Helen have thought of everything to ensure an extremely comfortable stay. The welcome pack was very gratefully received, as was the information folder. The location is perfect, offering secure parking and all that Cheddar has to offer within walking distance. A great base to visit nearby Wells, Glastonbury, Burnham, Brean and endless other places. We thoroughly enjoyed our stay and would love to return some day. Highly recommended.

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Liked best: Quality of accommodation, views and location.
Liked least: Leaving
Travelling group: Teenagers
Would you recommend this hotel to a friend?   Yes.
Recommended for:
Friends getaway Families with young children
People with pets
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  • Was it a good value for the price paid?
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  • Was your security deposit returned on time?
Was this review helpful? Yes
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Management Response
12 Aug 2016
Thank you so much for your kind comments. We are delighted that you had a nice holiday exploring all that the local area has to offer and we very much hope that we will get the chance to welcome you here again, at some point in the future. Kind regards Andy and Helen
This response is the subjective opinion of the management representative and not of TripAdvisor LLC
lisajared
Sheffield, United Kingdom
Level 5 Contributor
47 reviews
8 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
“Absolutely fantastic”
Reviewed 8 June 2016 for a stay in May 2016

The photos don't do this property justice. It's fantastic. High standard, great location a real home from home. The secure parking is a great bonus too. The many levelled garden is a joy. I enjoyed my breakfast and a good read on the patio and listened to the water running by. We would be very happy to stay in this property again and would recommend it to anyone. Lis X

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Liked best: Location
Liked least: Nothing
Travelling group: Spouse/Partner
Would you recommend this hotel to a friend?   Yes.
Recommended for:
Friends getaway People with pets
  • 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
9 Jun 2016
Thank you so much for such a lovely review - we are delighted that you had a good holiday here in Cheddar and do hope that your little dog enjoyed all of the local walks. Hope to see you again soon. Kind regards Andy
This response is the subjective opinion of the management representative and not of TripAdvisor LLC
cmcolling...
Basingstoke, United Kingdom
1 review
“Great Cottage, fantastic location”
Reviewed 7 June 2016 for a stay in May 2016

We have an absolutely amazing stay in Highcroft Cottage. The location is absolutely perfect (just a stone's throw from the gorge) and the views from the balcony are stunning.

The garden is beautiful, Loads of outdoor space, including a waterfall, lake (complete with fish to feed) and seating.

The house is fully equipped and well furnished. Great cottage.

Travelling group: Spouse/Partner
Would you recommend this hotel to a friend?   Yes.
Was this review helpful? Yes
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC
Management Response
7 Jun 2016
Thank you so much for your very kind comments - we are delighted to hear that you enjoyed your stay at Highcroft Cottage. We love spending time in the garden - particularly now that the sunnier weather is here - and our fish certainly appreciate the attention they get from our guests! Do hope to see you again at some point in the future. Kind regards Andy
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Michael A
Banbury, United Kingdom
Level 1 Contributor
3 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
“Charming, Delightful, Perfect.”
Reviewed 2 May 2016 for a stay in April 2016

We've just returned from a few days staying in this wonderful cottage. The facilities are excellent and the location couldn't be better. Very comfortable and cosy with magnificent views from the balcony. Our little dog loved it too, it's nice to find somewhere of such quality that is dog-friendly. Cheddar is a great base for exploring the area, Burnham, Weston, Brean, Glastonbury etc. are all around half an hour away. Strolling up the Cliffs in Cheddar dipping in and out of the little shops and tea-rooms is also very enjoyable.
The cottage owners are very helpful and friendly and did their very best to make our stay most enjoyable. I have a strong suspicion we will be returning to Highcroft Cottage.

How easy was it to book the property? How helpful were the directions to the property?
How easy was key pickup/access to the property? Overall condition of the property
Bedding & mattresses Kitchen & utensils
Bathroom cleanliness Other facilities & amenities
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Liked best: Views, location and quality of the fitting and fixtures.
Liked least: Nothing really
Travelling group: Spouse/Partner
Would you recommend this hotel to a friend?   Yes.
Recommended for:
Friends getaway Families with young children
People with pets
  • Was the property as advertised?
  • Would you recommend the location of this property?
  • Did the property offer wi-fi/internet access?
Was this review helpful? Yes
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC
Management Response
2 May 2016
We are so pleased that you had a good time staying here in lovely Cheddar and little puppy Mattie is absolutely adorable - it would be lovely to see you again and hopefully next time for him to be big enough to have a decent run around the gardens! Many thanks for your comments. Kind regards Andy
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