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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

An unusual, old town house with rather steep spiral stairs, means that you need to be at least moderately fit to carry bags to your room. That said, many visitors will be walkers so the stairs should present no problem. Individually and tastefully furnished by...More

Thank Steve B
Response from Adam W, Owner at The Bench Mark B&BResponded 3 weeks ago

So glad you enjoyed your stay Steve - it's always nice when my rather idiosyncratic style is appreciated!

Reviewed 13 March 2018

Warm, welcoming and so comfortable, the Bench Mark has been my favourite place to stay since I first visited in 2013 for the Kington Walking Festival. The atmosphere is peaceful and relaxed and Adam is the perfect host.

Thank WalkingGreen
Response from Adam W, Owner at The Bench Mark B&BResponded 16 March 2018

Thank you so much - it's nice to be appreciated!

Reviewed 20 May 2017 via mobile

Adam was a very warm and welcoming host with good information and accommodating way. Adam made a great breakfast with his own home made marmalade which was scrumptious. It was a very handy location - food, parking, coffee, pubs and Offa dyke trail were all...More

Thank Gretchen Z
Response from Adam W, Owner at The Bench Mark B&BResponded 21 May 2017

Thank you for your kind review Gretchen - it was great meeting you all...

Reviewed 25 October 2016

I booked the Benchmark by chance, and will leave more to chance if this is the result. Adam has decorated and furnished the house to his taste, and it is charming, homely and immediately comfortable. I was in the midst of walking Offa's Dyke and,...More

1  Thank Steve M
Response from Adam W, Guest Relations Manager at The Bench Mark B&BResponded 28 October 2016

Glad you enjoyed your stay Steve and happy to be of assistance. Hope the rest of the trip was blessedly uneventful... :-)

Reviewed 9 October 2016

I've been coming here for several years when I visit from Australia and love the relaxed homely atmosphere that Adam provides. The new single bedroom is a delight and I really appreciated the comfortable bed and stylish decor. As an Australian visiting in autumn, the...More

1  Thank SarahDungog
Response from Adam W, Owner at The Bench Mark B&BResponded 11 October 2016

Thank you for your kind words Sarah and so glad you enjoyed your stay. See you next year hopefully!

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