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The Glen B & B

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Bletchley, United Kingdom
Reviewed 20 March 2015

Beautiful place to stay, we was made most comfortable by both Jill and David, stayed for almost four months Monday ~ Friday due to work commitments along with my husband. In the end it became home and we was both very sad to leave the property, will always remember The Glen, and wish Jill and David all the best with...

Thank Sharonalben
Portsmouth, United Kingdom
Reviewed 12 May 2013

perfect hosts ,polite,very friendly,a very warm welcome,very clean,cant fault anything,rooms very warm and comfortable with ensuite shower that was spotlessly clean....and the breakfast was amazing...fully recommended...........

1Thank shaw479
Glengardener, Owner at The Glen B & B, responded to this review

Thank you very much indeed for your excellent review. We are delighted that you enjoyed your stay and we look forward to welcoming you again in the future.

Maidstone, United Kingdom
Reviewed 4 September 2012

Very welcoming, clean and comfortable room with everything you need, kettle and selection of hot drinks and snacks as well as TV and books for entertainment. Amazing breakfast, huge choice of cooked and fresh food. Well recommended.

2Thank BeckBoo44
Providence, Rhode Island
Reviewed 30 May 2012

We stayed two nights, and The Glen is one of the best bed and breakfasts we have stayed in. The friendly hosts were extremely helpful with recommendations for local dining and places to visit. Breakfasts were plentiful with variety of fruits, jams, cereals as well as nicely cooked eggs, etc. The bed was comfortable and we couldn't ask for a...

Thank Wendy R
Calne, United Kingdom
Reviewed 24 May 2012

What a lovely welcome we had. The rooms are very well appointed with a great selection of tea/coffee and even night time tea. Also lots of lovely biccies, fresh water in a carafe and fresh milk in a thermos. Other little touches like a torch supplied and earplugs, as well as the code for the wi-fi. Our hosts were very...

Thank Kaz B
Plymouth, Minnesota
Reviewed 1 October 2011

We stayed one night and everything was perfect: the service was great, and we got a large breakfast. really reccomended. The staff is very kind and available. Thanks Mr.David! Fred & Paola

Thank fred t
Reviewed 4 September 2011

Great welcome from friendly and helpful hosts, wonderful breakfast with excellent choice, very comfortable room with good tea,coffee etc making facilities including ample supply of fresh refrigerated milk, everything expected supplied and very clean and good off road parking within the grounds.

Thank Mike and Helena L
London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 19 July 2011

The rooms were very clean and had everything you needed even a torch. There was excellent tea facilities in the room and a good choice of biscuits. The owners were very helpful if you needed any information. For breakfast you were given a fantastic choice.

Thank wend21
Glasgow, United Kingdom
Reviewed 19 June 2011

Lovely accommodation, bedroom had good tea making facilities and was well stocked with snacks. Generous sized ensuite bathroom. Breakfasts were superb. Our hosts were very welcoming and helpful. Only one drawback - the property is beside a busy main road, so leaving the bedroom window open while we were in wasn't an option, due to the noise from the road.

Thank JockTamsonsBairn_11
Great Missenden, United Kingdom
Reviewed 8 May 2011

I was looking for B and B in the vicinity of Gillingham and came across this gem. My room was well decorated and comfortable and I could readily relax for the evening in between two stressful days elsewhere. There was a vast choice for breakfast and the items I chose for my cooked breakfast were freshly cooked exactly to my...

1Thank annett7

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
About the property
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
THE GLEN is an 18th-century stone farmhouse restored to a high standard. Set in the delightful countryside of ‘Hardy’s Wessex’, this welcoming home has expansive views over a lake and surrounding farmland. Less than 3 miles from the medieval town of Shaftesbury, THE GLEN makes an excellent base for exploring nearby Stourhead, Salisbury, Stonehenge and the New Forest. The Dorset coast is within easy reach. Discount for stays of 3+ nights. ... more   less 

Additional Information about The Glen B & B

Address: The Glen Fern Hill | East Stour, Gillingham SP8 5ND, England
Region: United Kingdom > England > Dorset > Gillingham
Price Range: RM332 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 3
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See which rooms travellers prefer

“There are only 3 rooms available x2 double and a 'child room'. The child room is suitable for an adult but it only contains a bed and you need to share your on-suite. This helped us out because I was with my Sister and Brother and we booked last minute. The owners go out of their way to be helpful.”
 of 5 bubbles KazBiss, 23 May 2012 | Read review
“Good location for Stourhead, Shaftesbury etc.”
 of 5 bubbles Rita1971, 23 Apr 2011 | Read review
“Take care when pulling out of the gateway”
 of 5 bubbles Andabouk, 4 Apr 2011 | Read review
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