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Whalesborough Holiday Cottages & Spa

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Brenchley, United Kingdom
Reviewed 13 August 2016

The family run Whalesborough Holiday Cottages & Spa surpassed our expectations in all areas, starting out with the owners being exceptionally welcoming and friendly when we first arrived, even though we were later than planned! Throughout our week with them there was nothing that was too much trouble and they really go that extra mile to make you feel right...

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Southampton
Reviewed 12 August 2016

A fantastic place to call home from home,with everything you need, everything is thought of. Had a great family time,even the teenagers loved it,especially the pool, gym and spa. Very peaceful, beautiful countryside all around,stunning beaches not far away. I just hope you enjoy the same great British weather we did.

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Leicester, United Kingdom
Reviewed 11 August 2016

It was absolutely amazing, everything you want and more, we will be defiantly going back, it was so god friendly, couldn't believe the dog showers, they were a god send after you have been on the beach, the pools and saunas were unbelievable, can't say a bad word about our holidays

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Cwmbran, United Kingdom
Reviewed 8 August 2016

Lived up to all the expectations we had and more, well worth a visit and great walks for the dogs. Definitely will return. But keep it a secret otherwise everyone will want to go and we won't be able to get in 😎

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Cornwall,G.B.
Reviewed 7 August 2016

Great accommodation ( stayed in calf house) everything you need - & more! Clean & comfortable. Pre ordered a meal to be delivered on arrival which was enjoyed by all. The pool/jacuzzi/sauna & steam rooms are all pristine & lovely seating areas inside & out. Spa treatment (facial & massage)was excellent. BBQ at the bistro was great & good value...

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Bristol, United Kingdom
Reviewed 7 August 2016

Our first time at Whalesborough and the accommodation was excellent! The bed was extremely comfortable and the decor was modern and tastefully done. Facilities were first class no hesitation in recommending to others. Lots of restaurants not far away for those who prefer not to cook or their are take always also not far.

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Nottingham, United Kingdom
Reviewed 6 August 2016

This was our third year at Whalesborough and our second stay in Nans House. We like the large enclosed garden, plenty of room for the dog and grandchildren to play. Th children enjoyed being close to a playground which no one else seemed to have discovered, so they had it all to themselves and we could watch them from the...

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Sherborne, United Kingdom
Reviewed 6 August 2016

Had a lovely week away in Cornwell, the cottage we stayed in was lovely , we took three dogs with us and they loved the walk to the beach, and around the surrounding area, I loved the fact they had a dog grooming room, where you were able to wash your dogs and blow dry them and they even supplied...

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Manchester, United Kingdom
Reviewed 6 August 2016

We stayed in barley park cottage, lovely cottage with everything you need.. We had a small dog with us and found that the back garden was great, wasn't worried about him getting out....tha standard of the cottage interior was 5* like being home from home.. The surrounding area for walks was fantastic, and a little stroll down the hill to...

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UK
Reviewed 6 August 2016

My family, dogs and I had the pleasure of staying at one of the Whalesborough cottages, an excellent cottage and amenities. It was a real home from home, the cottage and facilities are very modern and equips with all you expect in your own home. Our holiday was made even better by the Whalesborough team, the complex is clean and...

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Pool
  • Free Parking
  • Restaurant
  • Spa
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
About the property
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
  • Wheelchair Access
Things to do
  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Spa
  • Hot Tub
  • Tennis Court
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
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  • Kitchenette
  • Accessible rooms
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
  • Free Parking
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Self Catering Cottages and Spa. 20 houses sleeping from 2 -10 people set in 500 acres on the coast. Walks,Cycling,Surfing and lots of other activities to enjoy. 5 Star Contempory accommodation with enclosed private gardens.Dog Friendly and lots of onsite facilities, Indoor Pool/Spa/Gym. Outdoor Pool, Tennis Courts,Games Barn,Licenced Restaurant ... more   less 

Additional Information about Whalesborough Holiday Cottages & Spa

Address: Whalesborough Farm | Whalesborough Farm, Bude EX23 0JD, England
Region: United Kingdom > England > Cornwall > Bude-Stratton > Bude
Hotel Class:5 star — Whalesborough Holiday Cottages & Spa 5*
Number of rooms: 20
Also Known As:
Whalesborough Cottages Hotel Marhamchurch
Whalesborough Holiday Cottages & Spa Cornwall/Bude
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