Forest Barn Holidays Ltd Reviews

Consumer ratings of Forest Barn Holidays Ltd

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  • 14/06/2009
  • 5 Star self catering holiday accommodation nestled away in the peace and tranquility of Royal Forest of Dean in West Gloucestershire.

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DateServiceRatingCustomer ReviewReply from www.forestbarnholidays.co.uk/
27-Feb

Orchard Barn

Lynda was very kind and the house was very equipped. however the broken wifi and the lack of many tv channels were a failure to what was promised and paid for. It made it difficult to navigate an area for which there were no real maps provided, and the as the office was only open part time, we were unable to find locations that we needed to get to the whole first weekend and any time after 4.

Other than that the place was very comfortable and the owners very kinds.

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Thank you for your feedback and we are pleased that you and your family enjoyed a comfortable week in Orchard Barn. However, it does seem that we could have done better by giving you a more comprehensive introduction to the property. We should have explained that although we do have a farm office which is open weekdays from 8.30 to 4.30, Geoff and I are still on site and on hand to assist in any way possible to make your stay even more special. We should also have pointed out how to use the Sky box, with all those extra channels and directed you to the Games Room where there are not only indoor games, but also DVD’s, CDs, books and toys. Each property has its own, ”I Wish I Had Known That…” information book and an Ordnance Survey map can be found in the comprehensive tourism leaflet file stored with it, we are sorry for not checking that it was present. Further tourism leaflets are also in the Games Room. We confirm that the mischievous Wi-Fi problem was resolved the same day.

Geoff and Lynda
23-Feb

Pew Corner

This is the second holiday that we have had with Forest Barn Holidays- we were so pleased with the service and accomodation. We arrived early and Geoff let us in straight away. The welcome hamper was lovely and the accomodation was beautifully clean and had everything we wanted/needed. We love this part of the country and the location is perfect for walking and relaxing. We will be booking again for next year without a doubt. Thank you to Lynda and Geoff for your excellent service and hospitalilty.

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03-Feb-2015

The Farmhouse

Superb accommodation and a warm welcome!

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03-Feb-2015

Brambles

Wonderful birthday weekend staying in Brambles cottage. Personal welcome from Geoff and a lovely hamper too. Would certainly recommend and definitely return. Thank you Lynda and Geoff.

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05-Jan-2015

Brambles

We really enjoyed our stay. The cottages was well equipped,and the presence of ample hand soap, washing up liquid, bath gel etc... Was much appreciated. As was the offer of logs for the fire.

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29-Dec-2014

Orchard Barn

Stayed over Christmas (3 couples) and the cottage had everything (and more) that we could have asked for. The communal kitchen / lounge was perfect and actually looked slightly bigger in real life compared to the pictures on the website.

The welcome we received on arrival and the assistance thereafter was great. 11 out of 10!!!!

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28-Dec-2014

The Farmhouse

Had a wonderful stay with family and friends! Great place. Very clean also cosy...

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28-Dec-2014

Meadow Byre

Great, we wanted a relaxing break and that's exactly what we got

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20-Dec-2014

Meadow Byre

We had a lovely stay! Very cosy and did not want to leave by the end!
The surrounding area is beautiful and perfect for walking.

We would love to come back another time!

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15-Dec-2014

Farmhouse

This is our 3rd time staying at one of Lynda and Geoffs barns, and we hope to return again soon so I guess that says it all. Location and surroundings is prefect.

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23-Nov-2014

Brambles

Lovely little cottage in tranquil surroundings. Perfection.

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19-Nov-2014

Farmhouse

Lynda and Geoff are extremely friendly and warm hosts. Nothing is too much trouble. They are clearly passionate about their business and their enthusiasm is infectious. We booked the beautiful charming farmhouse for a family celebration of 9 people over 4 nights. The place was a home from home cheered by the log fires. The surrounding area is wonderful peaceful countryside but with easy access to plenty of attractions. We recommend Gloucester Cathedral for beautiful architecture and The Saracens Head Symonds Yat for fabulous location and superb food , beers and welcome. We had 3 small dogs with us and Lynda set up the house perfectly to accommodate them which added so much to our great experience. Thank you Lynda and Geoff.

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09-Sep-2014

Orchard Barn

Our second visit - just as good as the first.

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07-Sep-2014

School Rooms

Very stylish and comfortable accommodation - and a great base for family days out.

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28-Aug-2014

Orchard Barn

Lovely place shame about the flies, they did soil the place

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Are you sure? We haven't had a fly problem reported all summer and no other guests have mentioned it. Are you certain that it was Orchard Barn in July for which you are giving feedback?

27-Aug-2014

Pew Corner

Es una apartamento muy bien decorado, muy acogedor y cómodo. Los pequeños detalles son muy acogedores.
Como problemas comentaría que los electrodomésticos son muy ruidosos, y molestan tanto en el comedor como en el salón. Además, el pueblo de Cinderford tiene poca vida, es una lástima pues el mismo apartamento en un pueblo con carácter hubiera hecho una estancia perfecta.

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Gracias por su colaboración constructiva usted. Normalmente aconsejamos a los pasajeros utilizar la función de inicio diferido en los aparatos, de modo que funcionen mientras usted está fuera. Hay una vida en Cinderford y podemos aconsejar dónde encontrarlo. Una pena que no pidió. Desafortunadamente, debido al clima británico, no tenemos una cultura del café del pavimento.

Lynda and Geoff
26-Aug-2014

The Stables

Efficient booking initially and a wonderful cottage that was perfect for our family. Spotlessly clean and facilities as advised. Lovely welcome hamper that was very much appreciated on arrival. I would have no hesitation in recommending to friends and family.

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24-Aug-2014

Orchard Barn

Latest

Wonderful time in a wonderful location - best hospitality ever!

24-Aug-2014
Very good Company

24-Aug-2014
Very good Company

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24-Aug-2014

The Farmhouse

Latest

What a special holiday. Thank you so much. You provided everything we needed. The farm house was amazing- There was such a peaceful atmosphere- Thank you again- We all hope to return soon.

24-Aug-2014
Very helpful and friendly.

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20-Aug-2014

Brambles

We hired the cottage for our honeymoon. We were left alone and there were no interference from guests at other properties.
The welcome hamper was amazing with quality local produce included.

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16-Aug-2014

The Farmhouse

Fantastic holiday with plenty of space for 3 generations. Peaceful setting, beautiful surroundings. Chickens, rabbits and swings loved by our children. Great spot to explore The Forest of Dean and Wye Valley from. Definitely recommend to others.

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12-Aug-2014

Orchard Barn

From the moment we booked to the moment we left we received helpful, friendly and professional information which made our stay lovely and very enjoyable.

The accommodation was to a very high standard and in a beautiful location. The sky at night was an experience of its own - no light pollution!

I would recommend Forest Barn Cottages without reservation.

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03-Aug-2014

Moorhens

The service we received from Forest Barn holidays was excellent, Lynda was very prompt and helpful in response to all my questions prior to arrival. No request in relation to access and equipment for my disabled mother was too much trouble which made this stay most reassuring. We were personally welcomed to the property and really made to feel at home. Would highly recommend!! Thank you.

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28-Jul-2014

Farmhouse

Latest

We rented all five cottages for a family reunion. Lynda was very cooperative and considerate.

30-Jul-2014
We rented all five cottages for a family reunion. Lynda was very cooperative and considerate.The facilities were comprehensive and of the highest standard. The youngsters particularly enjoyed the lawn and children’s equipment in front of The Farmhouse, and the games room.

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17-Jul-2014

The Stables

Great time, great place, great service!

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