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9 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We stayed at Chequer Cottage this week for a one night stay and had the most pleasant experience. The cottage is spacious, tidy, very clean and packed with well thought out little nuggets in the room. Debbie and David are unbelievably accommodating, Debbie went out of her way to try a new potato dish for our vegetarian breakfast. Do not... More 

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Swadlincote, United Kingdom
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12 reviews
4 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The people are lovely and can't do enough to make your stay just perfect. The room was beautiful with everything you needed. The décor was lovely and it had it's own access. When we went for breakfast the table was so lovely with everything you could wish for. If you are looking for somewhere to stay then you've found it.

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Virginia
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46 reviews
27 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 30 helpful votes
Reviewed 14 September 2016

We had a wonderful one night stay at Chequer Cottage where every detail was thoughtfully anticipated. We were greeted with a pot of tea and lemon cake in the garden. The room was nice with a powerful warm shower. There were face cloths (appreciated by Americans!), and even a monition sensor night light for using the toilet in the middle... More 

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Thank nancyVa
Debbie S, Owner at Chequer Cottage, responded to this review

Thank you so much for your very helpful review, we are thrilled that you enjoyed your stay with us, let's hope that your fellow Americans would like to come and stay too. With our very warm wishes to you both, Debbie More 

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15 reviews
7 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 26 July 2016

My partner and I stayed here as we had a wedding close by. Everything about our visit was wonderful. The room has its own private access and it extremely clean and cosy. All the amenities you would expect from a large hotel are provided with the individual touches of a countryside B&B. The scenery and gardens are exquisite and breakfast... More 

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1 Thank Josiewillow24
Debbie S, Owner at Chequer Cottage, responded to this review

Thank you! It's so rewarding to know our guests have enjoyed there stay. More 

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13 reviews
5 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 17 July 2016

What a delightful place. Beautiful room & delicious breakfast & we couldn't have asked for more. This was an ideal location as we were spending the weekend at the Duxford airshow & I would highly recommend it. The only downside was that we were only there for 1 night.

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1 Thank DebWoot
Debbie S, Owner at Chequer Cottage, responded to this review

Hello and thank you for your review, we are very happy that you both enjoyed your stay and let's hope it's longer next time! More 

Nottinghamshire, United Kingdom
1 review
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 2 May 2016

The attention to detail is second to none. We stayed in this lovely B&B last Saturday so we could visit Chilford Hall vineyard. We had such a relaxing weekend,and the breakfast was fabulous. Debbie and David made us very welcome and we thoroughly enjoyed ourselves.

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1 Thank janer0per
Debbie S, Owner at Chequer Cottage, responded to this review

Thank you so much...we are always happy to hear our guests had such a lovely relaxing stay, best wishes More 

Norwich, United Kingdom
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11 reviews
4 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 31 March 2016

We booked Chequer Cottage via Booking.com as we were looking for somewhere to stay around but not in Cambridge. I must say we were very pleased with our choice. A friendly welcome and a room which was just ideal for us. Clean, spacious and all the facilities you could ask for from a bed and breakfast. The breakfast itself was... More 

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Max R, Owner at Chequer Cottage, responded to this review

Thank you Carl for the kind review.Glad you enjoyed your stay and hope to see you both again the future More 

Djibouti, Djibouti
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16 reviews
8 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 6 November 2015 via mobile

What an absolutely charming place to stay. The hosts were amazing and the location is great. The cottage itself is a beautiful old timber frame cottage in a one pub kind of village. Easy access to the main road into town or a bus stop right up the road. I'd highly recommend it for anyone looking for a cozy place... More 

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Harwich, United Kingdom
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3 reviews
3 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 28 July 2015

I stayed at Chequer Cottage for the first night of a walking holiday along the Stour Valley. When I arrived Debbie provided tea served in the garden which was greatly appreciated after a long day's travelling. The room was part of an annex to the main cottage and provided with all the amenities necessary for a stay of one night... More 

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1 Thank Martin K
Bicester, United Kingdom
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11 reviews
7 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
Reviewed 19 July 2015

My fiancé and I stayed here for 2 nights on the 17th July as we had a vineyard tour and tasting at chilford hall. From the moment we arrived we were made to feel at home, greeted by the owners Debbie and David, we we shown to our room and this room was amazing and with its own entrance this... More 

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Additional Information about Chequer Cottage

Address: Streetly End, Horseheath CB21 4RP, England
Region: United Kingdom > England > Cambridgeshire > Horseheath
Price Range: $166 - $170 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Chequer Cottage 4*
Number of rooms: 1
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