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Front of Three Pound Cottage, Lustleigh
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Cosy up in front of the log burner
Three Pound Cottage, one of the prettiest cottages in Lustleigh
Lounge - spacious but cosy, full of country cottage charm
Pretty twin bedroom, lots of space and a gorgeous view
Twin bedroom
Lustleigh Green
Romantic double bedroom
Fully equipped kitchen
Single bedroom overlooking the leat
Family bathroom
One of the beautiful views from Lustleigh
View from the cricket field towards Lustleigh Church
The best village pub ever - fantastic food!
The Cleave pub and bistro - just 100 yards from the cottage
The Cleave pub and bistro garden
A walk in the woods from Lusleigh Orchard
May Day in Lustleigh
One of the many pretty cottages in Wreyland, a 5 minute stroll from the cottage
Wreyland Manor
The Dairy - village shop.
Hisley Bridge
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3 Bedrooms, 2 Bathrooms, Sleeps 5
Lustleigh, Dartmoor National Park, Devon, England

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BPM01
Kent, United Kingdom
2 reviews
“Fab cottage”
Reviewed 11 February 2018 for a stay in February 2018

Beautiful setting. Delightful cottage. From the quality of the accommodation and thought given to the little things, it's clear the owners care. Will definitely be back.

Your age range 50-64
Would you recommend this hotel to a friend?   Yes.
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Management Response
12 Feb 2018
Many thanks Brian, we're really pleased you had a great stay and very much look forward to welcoming you and the family back again.
All the best
Michaela and Brian x
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Pauline S
Level 2 Contributor
6 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
“Heaven on Earth!”
Reviewed 26 July 2017 for a stay in July 2017

Three Pound Cottage is situated in the prettiest village imaginable and is straight out of a fairy tale. With it’s thatched roof and wonderful setting it comes as a wonderful surprise when stepping over the threshold to find not only the charm you would expect from such a glorious period cottage but a modern kitchen, modern bathroom and the added bonus of a separate shower room and toilet. Lustleigh is the perfect setting out point for walks on Dartmoor, visits to the always fascinating House of Marbles, shop till you drop at Trago Mills and National Trust properties abound. Go explore, there is something for all ages!

Would you recommend this hotel to a friend?   Yes.
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Management Response
27 Jul 2017
Dear Pauline and Barrie - thank you so much for your wonderful review. We are delighted that, as returning guests, you are still as enthralled with Lustleigh as we are :-)
We very much look forward to welcoming you back again soon
All the best
Michaela and Brian
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jennyearl...
Alice Springs, Australia
1 review
“A perfect cottage in a perfect little village”
Reviewed 26 July 2017 for a stay in July 2017

We shared this wonderful cottage with friends and there was more than enough space for two couples. We were welcomed with a wonderful basket of food, etc. The cottage supplied everything we required. There were maps for walks, places to visit and even postcards of the cottage for us to send back to our family in Australia. We ate at the lovely Cleve Pub most nights (and even entered their Tuesday night Quiz Night) but were able to use the well equipped kitchen to cook on some nights. Would love to return to this beautiful cottage in the future.

Would you recommend this hotel to a friend?   Yes.
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Management Response
27 Jul 2017
Thank you so much for your lovely review :-)
We are genuinely delighted that you had such a wonderful stay at the cottage and the local pub quiz team are very much looking forward to you returning for another visit :-)
All the very best
Michaela and Brian x
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Ken F
Boyertown, Pennsylvania
Level 3 Contributor
13 reviews
3 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
“Great location, comfortable and charming”
Reviewed 25 May 2017 for a stay in May 2017

Our third trip to Lustleigh, but first rental here. We would definitely return to Lustlegh and this cottage. Cottage is very comfortable and located close to all Dartmoor attractions. Modern kitchen and baths. Fireplace and Netflix, etc. on TV. Wonderful walks starting off from the Cottage. And a terrific pub, The Cleave, about a hundred yards away. Ancient church in center of village and an even more charming very secluded village (Wreyland) a few hundred yards easy walk. The only drawback is accessibility for persons with limited mobility or wheelchairs. Parking is on a street up a short hill (there are stairs up the hill to help in this) and parking can be limited on weekends when walkers come to Lustleigh. (There is parking next to the house for loading/unloading.) Stairs to primary bathroom are old stone circular and bit of a challenge. For most people, this isn't a problem. I am 66 and managed just fine. I don't want to scare anyone off, because this place is very very nice, but I always want to know as much as as I can before I rent. Even though this town is popular for walkers and for The Cleave, and parking can be limited, its small size mitigates against crowds--you will always be able to be private here.

Would you recommend this hotel to a friend?   Yes.
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Management Response
25 May 2017
Hi there Ken, thank you so much for your kind review, it means so much to us when our guests enjoy Lustleigh as much as we do.

We very much look forward to welcoming you back to Three Pound Cottage in the future.

All the best

Michaela and Brian x
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EVELYNA J
1 review
“Wonderful”
Reviewed 21 May 2017 for a stay in May 2017

Absolutely great place
A wonderful English cottage in a romantic setting
With modern kitchen and bath rooms
Floor heating
Food for the soul great walks nearby

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Management Response
26 May 2017
Dear Evelyna, thank you so much for your kind review, we are delighted that you enjoyed staying at Three Pound Cottage. It means such a lot to us when our guests enjoy Lustleigh just as much as we do :-)
We look forward to welcoming you back again soon,
All the best
Michaela x
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iain m
Level 3 Contributor
17 reviews
5 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
“Fantastic house”
Reviewed 18 August 2016 for a stay in July 2016
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What a great place to stay. We spent two weeks here in July. The house was very comfortable to come back to after a day out with the children or an evening in the excellent pub round the corner.

The cottage is finished to a very high standard although ceiling beams and doorways are low so if you're tall like me then you need to mind your head a bit.

Parking in Lustleigh can be difficult in the evenings as, not surprisingly, the village was never designed with cars in mind but we generally managed to find somewhere close to the cottage.

Three Pound Cottage had everything we needed. The only criticism is the placement of the dishwasher behind the kitchen door, which makes access awkward.

Highly recommended.

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Management Response
19 Aug 2016
Hello Iain - thank you so much for your lovely review of Three Pound Cottage. We are thrilled that you and your family had such a great time :-) and hope to see you back again some time, all the very best, Michaela and Brian xxx
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Lisa & St...
1 review
“Wonderful!”
Reviewed 2 August 2016 for a stay in July 2016

we loved the cottage! so quaint, authentic and yet all the amenities we needed (dishwasher! :-) ) the children were happy, the environment gorgeous, the people very friendly.

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Liked best: the way the charm of the old cottage was kept while still offering the perks of modern life.
Travelling group: Young Children
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Management Response
3 Aug 2016
Dear Lisa and Stephen - thank you so much for your lovely review! We are thrilled that you and the children had such a great time at the cottage and in Lustleigh. We hope to welcome you back some time in the future, all the very best, Michaela and Brian x
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