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Ways Cottage
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Ways Cottage
Ranked #1 of 1 Kilmington B&B and Inns
London, United Kingdom
Level 3 Contributor
20 reviews
12 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
“Wonderful hosts”
Reviewed 28 August 2012

This was our second stay in Simon and Linda's beautiful home and the experience was even better than our first.

The rooms are tastefully renovated and very comfortable.

The breakfast is wonderful!. Plenty to choose from and cooked to perfection if you go the full English route.

The location is ideal as it is only a short drive to Lyme Regis but also benefits from having a great local village pub for a peaceful evening after sight-seeing.

Simon and Linda are wonderful hosts and very knowledgeable of the local area.

Highly recommended!.

  • Stayed August 2012, travelled as a couple
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Reviewed 5 July 2012

We visited Ways Cottage for the first time (July 2012) and I can’t speak highly enough of it. Very warm welcome from Simon and Linda, we stayed in room one and as the other reviews state the bedroom and shower room have been very tastefully renovated and the room was impeccably clean. Simon cooks a great breakfast and Linda was very friendly and helpful especially when it comes to recommending places to visit and restaurants to eat at. The location is perfect for visiting the surrounding towns of Lyme Regis, Axeminster, Beominster, Hointon, Seatown etc and Kilmington also has a very nice pub only a short walk from the B&B.

A big thank you to Simon and Linda who made our stay very pleasant and we will most certainly be back.

Room Tip: Room 1, lovely shower
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  • Stayed July 2012, travelled as a couple
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Cornwall
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29 reviews
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
Reviewed 26 April 2012

Thank you Simon & Linda, for a lovely and welcome and making us feel so at home. We stayed in Room 1 which was beautiful, and had a nice, modern bathroom. The cottage has been renovated and combines old and quirky with modern and comfortable - very tastefully done.
Breakfast was delicious, and a good variety to choose from.
Location - lovely village, peaceful surroundings, and if you're lucky enough to sit in the garden you feel as though you're a million miles away from hustle and bustle of life. Approx 6-7 miles away from Lyme Regis, only 10-15 minute drive. The Old Inn in the village has lovely food and atmosphere and, although it's right on the main road, when you're inside you would never know it. And the bonus is it's only a very short amble from the B&B, so if you want a drink or two, it's not far to stumble home!

  • Stayed March 2012, travelled as a couple
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Falmouth, United Kingdom
Level 2 Contributor
5 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 22 December 2011

Simply put - superb place with exceptional rooms and fine breakfast. Cottage is charming as are hosts who are very attentive and helpful. Relaxing and near many interesting places. A must.

  • Stayed December 2011
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Bristol, United Kingdom
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76 reviews
13 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
Reviewed 17 July 2011

This was our second visit to the resturant, we rarely go to a any place twice on account that the first visit is normally poor.
Not much to say, except that all of the food we had was without exception, excellant. All around us were moans of contentment.
We were the first to arrive at 6pm, but this quickly changed to full.

If you don't mind paying for quality....give it a try.

  • Stayed July 2011
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United Kingdom
Level 1 Contributor
4 reviews
3 hotel reviews
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Reviewed 20 June 2011

We stayed at Ways Cottage for 3 nights in June and must say it is a gorgeous cottage and a lovely place to stay. On arrival we had a very warm welcome from Linda and Simon and were offered tea in the garden which was lovely as the sun was out! Our room was cottage 1 at the front of the house and had a gorgeous bathroom which had obviously just been renovated (lovely overhead shower I must say) - our hosts couldnt do enough for you including suggestions of things to do should it rain! The breakfast was delicious and we ate every morning which is unusual for us but it was too nice to miss - lovely place overall and we will definately go back. (Only 10 mins from River Cottage HQ as well so perfect if attending their events)

  • Stayed June 2011, travelled as a couple
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Kent England
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21 reviews
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Reviewed 24 April 2011

We stayed at this lovely cottage last May and were so impressed that we decided to visit again this year in April. Last year we had the ground floor room but this time we had the room upstairs, same size just no access to the garden. We didn't find this an issue as Linda and Simon make it clear that the garden is for everyone's use at any time. They are a lovely couple and made us feel so welcome that I am sure we will be staying with them again!

  • Stayed April 2011, travelled as a couple
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Property: Ways Cottage
Address: Ways Cottage Whitford Road, Kilmington, Axminster EX13 7RG, England
Region: United Kingdom > England > Devon > Axminster > Kilmington
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Ranked #1 of 1 B&Bs / Inns in Kilmington
Number of rooms: 2
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Ways Cottage Kilmington, Devon

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