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Dick Turpin

29 reviews
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1 Bedroom , 2 Bathrooms , Sleeps 2
Clun, Shropshire, England
'Heaven for two' - The cottage enjoys enviable views of the valley and the rolling Shropshire hills. The fully restored property nestles in 20 acres of woods and wonderful walks on the hillside high above the historic village of Clun. Located in the first 'environmentally sensitive area' and designated an area of outstanding natural beauty. The countryside commission recent survey designated this to be one of the three remaining havens of tranquility in Britain.

The cottage is spacious and comfortable with hall, cloakroom, utility, large sitting room, bedroom with giant double or two single beds, dressing area. There is a large bathroom with separate power shower and fully fitted kitchen. It has a south facing sheltered terrace area with picnic table, oak bench and sun bathing easy chairs.

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About the Manager, Roger Wren (Property Manager Roger Wren)
Languages spoken: English
Calendar Updated: Today
Listed since : Feb 2006
Overall rating: 5.0 / 5.0
Based on 29 reviews and 1 property
Interaction with guests
Whenever possible I personally welcome all guests. I like to explain to them what they can expect from the cottage and from me. If they prefer a hands-off approach I can simply hand them the keys and give all the information they are likely to need. However I do find many guests wish to make use of my being close by when if required I can be available to suggest things to do, or provide detailed information on the cottage and the locality.
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London, United Kingdom
Level 1 Contributor
4 reviews
4 hotel reviews
Reviewed 2 January 2018 for a stay in December 2017

We spent the most perfect Christmas at the Dick Turpin cottage deep in rural Shropshire. The cottage is beautifully appointed and the owners extremely attentive and generous. We are looking forward to returning in Summer.

Management response:

Many thanks for your kind comments, it was great to see you again and know how much you enjoy the beautiful South Shropshire countryside. Much appreciated Roger


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Leeds, United Kingdom
Level 1 Contributor
4 reviews
3 hotel reviews
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Reviewed 28 November 2017 for a stay in November 2017

We stayed at the Dick Turpin cottage last week for 3 nights. The accommodation exceeded our expectations. The owner Roger was very helpful and provided a lovely hamper. It was a delight to stay in such a charming, cosy place, situated in a beautiful location, with amazing views. We wouldn’t hesitate in recommending this place. Thank you, we had a...

Management response:

Very many thanks for your kind remarks, it gives us all such a boost when guests enjoy staying at The Dick Turpin. Having such a special location obviously helps a lot but we do try to provide that extra warm welcome especially when guests like you are so pleasant. Do please try to come again soon Roger


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Reviewed 5 November 2017 for a stay in November 2017
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Over the past 30 years, my wife and I have stayed in some 100 self catering cottages throughout Europe and the UK. We have made it a rule never to stay in the same place twice. So, why have we just returned from our 5th stay in Dick Turpin? , you might ask. Quite simply it is the best and...

Management response:

I am blown away by your very kind comments, you obviously realised just how much I enjoy welcoming "regulars" back to the cottage, especially when it has been a year or more since your last visit. The Dick Turpin Cottage does seem to have some special magic which I think starts with its wonderful location in one of the most...


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  • Balcony or Terrace
  • Central Heating
  • Cooker
  • Dining Seats (4)
  • Dishwasher
  • Dryer
  • DVD Player
  • En Suite Rooms (1)
  • Fireplace
  • Freezer
  • Grill
  • Hairdryer
  • Half Baths (1)
  • Internet Access
  • Iron
  • Kettle
  • King Beds:(1)
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room Seats (4)
  • Microwave
  • Parking
  • Private Garden
  • Refrigerator
  • Shared Garden
  • Stereo System
  • Telephone
  • Toaster
  • Towels Provided
  • TV
  • VCR
  • Washer
  • Wi-Fi
Additional amenities & feature info
Complimentary Hamper which includes a bottle of wine, milk, tea, coffee, bread, butter or margarine, eggs, oranges, cheese, marmalade, jam, biscuits or cake. (Actual contents may vary).

A maid service is usually available by prior arrangement. Please ask for details. Service cleans are complimentary for stays of 8 days or more.
House rules
    Not kid-friendly
    Pets not allowed
    Smoking not allowed
Car is needed.
    1 Half bath
    1 Attached (ensuite)
    1 Super King
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Rates are calculated based on the latest information provided. Please contact the manager/owner to confirm actual rates for your requested dates.

Dates Min stay Per night Per week
Default 1 night
RM 4,093
24 Mar 2018 -
30 Mar 2018
7 nights --
RM 3,411
31 Mar 2018 -
6 Apr 2018
7 nights --
RM 3,525
7 Apr 2018 -
25 May 2018
7 nights --
RM 3,547
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Please note: rates may have been converted from the original local currency to Malaysian Ringgit and are approximate rates that may change due to exchange rate fluctuation. Please contact the manager to confirm actual rates for your requested dates.
Additional Rate and Availability Information
Discounts offered for last minute bookings . Please telephone to check
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About the neighbourhood
There is an excellent wide range of Pubs and Restaurants to suit every pocket and taste. Nearest meals available in Clun (1 mile) Choice of three Pubs, one with separate restaurant and three Cafes. Good Food Guide/ Michelin Star Restaurants within 20 minutes drive. Full list in Cottage. One of the best restaurants in the world is in Ludlow.
Car advised
How to get there
Airport: Birminham : 125.0 km
Railway: Craven Arms: 15.0 km
Ferry: Hollyhead: 230.0 km
Clun is 160 miles from London using the M40 motorway.
Activities nearby
Fishing Nearby, There Is A Golf Course Within 30 Mins Drive, Horse Riding Nearby, There Are Tennis Courts Nearby, Nearest Beach: 85.0 km.
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