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“Excellent” 5 of 5 bubbles
Review of Knapwell Wood Farm

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Knapwell Wood Farm
Ranked #1 of 1 Knapwell B&B and Inns
Certificate of Excellence
Shropshire
Level Contributor
7 reviews
7 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
“Excellent”
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 August 2013

My wife and I stayed recently to celebrate our wedding anniversary. Knapwell Wood Farm enjoys peaceful countryside surroundings yet is only 15 minutes away from the Madingley Road Park & Ride (CB3 0EX) if you intend visiting Cambridge. I could echo what many others have already said here but the best compliment I can offer Knapwell Wood Farm (and Ian and Siobhan) is to say that we’ve stayed in many B&B's throughout the UK, and this has been one of the very best.

  • Stayed August 2013, travelled as a couple
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Siobhan128, Owner at Knapwell Wood Farm, responded to this review, 14 August 2013
Thank you for your wonderful review and your kind words. We are so pleased that you found us to be one of the best B&B's that you have stayed in. It's so nice to hear that people have enjoyed their stay and we do hope that you will contact us again should you be visiting the area.
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  • Sleep Quality
    5 of 5 bubbles
  • Location
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Bristol, United Kingdom
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40 reviews
8 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 36 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 August 2013

I had a three day break in Cambridge to escape the treadmill of daily life, the main objective was to unwind and relax. Kanpwell Wood Farm fitted the brief perfectly!

A lovely property in a tranquil setting, a spacious and gorgeous room ('Charlotte's Room'), a sumptuous bed with divine bedding, filling and tasty vegetarian breakfast and lovely hosts. Simply perfect.

I thoroughly recommend it and wouldn't hesitate to stay here again in the near future.

  • Stayed August 2013, travelled as a couple
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Thank Daniel U
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Siobhan128, Owner at Knapwell Wood Farm, responded to this review, 14 August 2013
Ian and I are so pleased that you had a relaxing stay and were able to escape the treadmill of daily life! Thank you for your kind words and it's wonderful to know that you would recommend us. Do please contact us should you be wanting to stay in the area again as we would be pleased to have you return.
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Norwich, United Kingdom
2 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 August 2013

From the wonderful, warm, calm, cream-tea welcome, to the,cheery, smiling wave goodbye, our weekend at Knapwell was simply amazing. We stayed in the beautifully converted stable block, immaculately clean and comfortable. Siobhan could not have done enough for us from the minute we arrived. She was a fount of local information and gave us lots of advice on assorted places to visit, etc. She recommended various places to eat in the evening, booked them for us, and even offered to drive us to them so we could have a drink! The breakfasts were absolutely delicious, very generous, newspapers were provided, bottomless coffee and tea, - nothing was too much trouble. They are a lovely family and their hospitality was second to none. Absolutely no hesitation in recommending the wonderful Knapwell Wood Farm. Thank you Siobhan, for looking after us so caringly.

  • Stayed August 2013, travelled as a couple
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Siobhan128, Owner at Knapwell Wood Farm, responded to this review, 12 August 2013
We are so pleased that you had an enjoyable stay and thank you for your lovely review. It's always a pleasure to welcome such nice people to our home and we always want our guests to feel comfortable. If you are visiting this area again, please do get in touch as we would be pleased to have you stay again.
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Turin, Italy
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7 hotel reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 August 2013

I spent just one night in this so beautiful place countryside in the Cambridgeshire, but it was enough to greatly appreciate the kindness of the owners.
The rooms are very confortable with a lot of attention paid to details.
Breakfast is fair in a bright room.
I warmly recommend it.

  • Stayed July 2013, travelled with family
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Siobhan128, Owner at Knapwell Wood Farm, responded to this review, 12 August 2013
Thank you for your kind review. We are pleased that you enjoyed your stay and would recommend us to others.
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York
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38 reviews
30 hotel reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 August 2013

We stayed at Knapwell Wood Farm B&B on our way home from Europe. We arrived late and tired after a rough crossing and we had to rush to meet friends. We relaxed as soon as we entered the house and felt the warm friendly atmosphere. Siobhan brought us a welcome cup of tea and we were soon on our way out again!
The historic house is very interesting and being made even more beautiful with a pond and other garden features. The family photographs make the stay more personal especially combined with the warmth of a friend's welcome. Our spotless room had a comfortable bed and we enjoyed the power shower and fluffy towels.
The breakfast menu had plenty on offer.The fruit and the cooked breakfast were delicious. We talked to our host and other guests and had to tear ourselves away but we shall return! Thank you.

  • Stayed August 2013, travelled as a couple
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Thank Freya12
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Siobhan128, Owner at Knapwell Wood Farm, responded to this review, 12 August 2013
I am so pleased that you were able to relax and unwind when you arrived and thank you for your kind review. Both Ian and I are pleased that you felt welcomed and enjoyed your stay. Do please get in touch should you be visiting your friends in this area again.
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Mansfield, United Kingdom
2 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 August 2013

We had a fantastic weekend in The Stable self catering studio which was beautiful and felt like home from home! We had a delicious breakfast in the house and enjoyed it so much we went back on the second morning for another! Nothing is too much trouble for Siobhan and Ian who
made us feel like we were visiting friends rather than a B & B. The location is very quiet and relaxing and ideal for visiting Cambridge, being only about 10 minutes away from the park and ride. We would definitely recommend Knapwell (or maybe we should keep it to ourselves!) and we are hoping to return with some friends in the not too distant future!
M & M Clark, Nottinghamshire

  • Stayed July 2013, travelled as a couple
    • 5 of 5 bubbles
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Thank Margaret C
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Siobhan128, Owner at Knapwell Wood Farm, responded to this review, 6 August 2013
Both Ian and I are so pleased that you enjoyed your stay and the breakfasts! Thank you for your kind comments, it’s always nice to read what our guests have to say about their stay. We try to make each guests stay as relaxing as possible and love it when guests want to come again.
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Kent
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119 reviews
12 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 32 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 August 2013 via mobile

We were greeted with smiles and freshly brewed coffee, then shown to our lovely room. Beautiful location and offered great advice on dinner choices.
Breakfast was excellent with lots of choice. We would definitely recommend this to others.

  • Stayed July 2013
    • 5 of 5 bubbles
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Thank HMVKent
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Siobhan128, Owner at Knapwell Wood Farm, responded to this review, 5 August 2013
Thank you for your review. I am pleased that you enjoyed your stay here at Knapwell Wood Farm and that you would recommend us to others. If you are visiting Cambridge again then I hope that you would consider coming back to stay with us.
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Property: Knapwell Wood Farm
Address: Knapwell Wood Farm High Street, Knapwell, Cambridge CB23 4NS, England
Region: United Kingdom > England > Cambridgeshire > Cambridge > Knapwell
Amenities:
Free Parking Kitchenette Wheelchair access
Hotel Style:
Ranked #1 of 1 B&Bs / Inns in Knapwell
Number of rooms: 4
Official Description (provided by the hotel):
Knapwell Wood Farm is ideally placed for tourists wishing to explore the splendours of Cambridge, for business executives needing to unwind, and for individuals who just want to ‘get away from it all’. Families are particularly welcome and special dietary requirements are catered for with pleasure.We aim to combine up to the minute facilities in luxurious surroundings with the warm welcome, individuality and personal attention of a family-run guesthouse. ... more   less 

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