“Thanks for the warm and friendly atmosphere. A ‘gem’ of a country seat set in beautiful surrounds.” P B; July 2009

“We've found the peace and quiet we were looking for, taking it home with us (we hope).”B & G D, Abergele; August 2009

“Thanks for everything a most enjoyable stay in this wonderful house, with its beautiful surroundings. The baby loved the animals.”J A & B G; 15th August 2009

“A great place to relax. This is a little time capsule in a quiet oasis, full of character, charm and beauty.”B & B T, Gateshead; 4th September 2009

“Thanks for a wonderful stay in this cosy and comfortable cottage with fantastic surroundings. Loved the ducks, will be back.”J & A S, York; 2nd October 2009

“Another visit and another very relaxing week. This really is a magical place. Thank you.”P & J N, Cheshire; 9th October 2009

"Thank you for a lovely stay. We loved the surrounding area too! The dog has never had so much freedom." — G & S and B (Peteborough); 23rd March 2013

"We had a lovely time! It was really fun because I explored the little bridge in corner of the pond." — H J, aged 7; 1st April 2013

"Peaceful and fascinating cottage – it’s not often one sleeps in a 1520’s house. Gorgeous and interesting area with masses to do and see." — N & J R, Bucks; 4th April 2013

"Thank you again for a relaxing break. Looking forward already to our return." — J & P; 11th May 2013

"I had a lovely time! I found out some interesting things about the house. I saw lots of different flowers and collected pine cones." — S, age 7, Hemel Hempstead; 27th May 2013

"What a beautiful place! Full of character, a charm + oodles of history. Lovely tranquil surroundings. We enjoyed breakfasts every morning by the pond." —  L&G, T Surrey; 3rd June 2013

"It is a privilege to stay in such a historic building in a wonderfully quiet location. There is ample heating and hot water and the beds are really comfy. " — J and P (Lincolnshire); 15th June 2013

"Lovely cottage in idyllic place. Good weather and great walks. Nice towns and not too much on the roads. Great!" — L and P (Devon); 22nd June 2013

"A wonderful break on the sunniest week of the year so far. Beautiful house and grounds. A haven for wildlife. We have enjoyed some great walking and interesting visits in this lovely area." — C H & B; 13th July 2013

"What peace and tranquillity! Away from all daily busy life in this hidden estate. It ticked all the boxes and we will certainly recommend it to people who feel the same." — H & N Holland; 20th July 2013

"Lovely location and surroundings. A beautiful area also, with many lovely walks. We enjoyed our stay very much!" — A & P; 1st September 2013

"This was a great week. A step down in time! Till next time!" — P, B and Dog; 7th September 2013

"Very relaxing week amongst beautiful surroundings. Comfy cottage, re-charged our batteries for another year. Thank you." — P, D and S; 14th September 2013