The Garden Room - Guest Book Entries

Entries from Guest Book

Below are just a few of the comments from the guest book or registration form
Thank you so much for your warm friendly welcome and hospitality. My husband and I had the perfect relaxing weekend and will be back for another stay in the future.

M & L, Sept 2019

Thank you so much for letting us stay at your place. You are such attentive and friendly hosts! We have really enjoyed watching the stars from the hot tub.

R & A, Amsterdam, Sept 2019

Simply wonderful, perfect for some mother daughter time. Hot tub was a fabulaous luxury that we thoroughly enjoyed. The Garden Room has everything you need to make it comfortable and the bed is amazingly comfortable. Thank you for your hospitality. I will be bringing my hubby back in the near future.

P & L, August 2019

Thank you very much for your warm hospitality and helpfulness. We've enjoyed our too brief time in the Garden Room. Lovely comfort, and now of course we want our own hot tub! We've been lucky with beautiful weather and such ideal hosts and accommodation.

K & H D, France, August 2019

Thank you for such a wonderful stay! The Garden Room, garden and hot tub was beautiful. The bed is amazing and we thoroughly enjoyed sitting in the hot tub in the evenings. Would 10000% recommend to anyone. We will be booking again!

M & A, July 2019

Exceptional find! Thanks so much - had a great stay on our D-Day 75 flying adventure.

Paul & Alex, June 2019

Have had such a lovely stay here! Really enjoyed the hot tub and comfy bed. Thank you Sue and Phil for their lovely wedding night gift - couldn't have had a better place to stay and celebrate. We'd love to stay again.

R & M, Fleet, March 2019

Really great stay, very restful environment, wanted for nothing, very highly recommended. Spread the word!

T, Scotland, R, Bristol Sept 2018

I would endorse all the previous comments, but add that our stay was enhanced by the care and help from our delightful hosts.

K & S, Portugal, Aug 2018

What a lovely place to stay - we greatly enjoyed the tranquility of the cottage and sitting outside eating breakfast was wonderful. Thank you for your kindness and hospitality.

A & K Q, July 2018

On a hot summer day, exhausted and frustrated as we cpouldn't stay at our last B&B. Searching for a quiet stay we happened upon Great Chishill and all that frustration turned to good luck as we found this wonderful place!!! Really Quiet and beautifuland we had a lovely stay. We would have loved to stay longer but we had to leave the next day to catch the ferry from Harwich.

B & O, Mönchengladbach, June 2018

Thanks again for this fabulous stay. We were here in 2011 and promised we would come back. There it is. We were back and really enjoyed your place to stay. The area is fantastic. Cambridge is closer than we thought. This place is unique and brought up nice memories.

J and J, London, May 2017

Thank you very much for letting us stay, particularly as you were away this week. Great as before.

D & K N, May 2017

Lovely peaceful stay, with warm welcoming hosts. Very kind and considerate to supply milk on arrival.

E & D B, January 2017

Lovely place to stay in great location. Very well equipped. Thank you.

D & K N, December 2016

Thank you for your kindness at leaving milk for a welcome cup of tea on arrival. We had a pleasant and peaceful stay in your lovely Garden Room.

S & T K, Lowesoft, September 2016

We had a loevly stay here - really comfortable, great location and would thoroughly recommend to our friends back in NZ.

S,J, A and J, NZ, July 2016

Privacy, seclusion and time to unwind - what a great way to recharge the batteries...and a warm welcome. Will be back!

L & I, October 2015

It was with the greatest astonishment and delight we discovered this beautiful B&B! Everything surpassed our expectations! Also thank you for your hospitality! Outstanding!

E & E H, Ronninge, Sweden, July 2015

Here again for the event at Audley End House. Warm and Cosy - (shouldn't be writing that in August though!) - and SO quiet. Curse the rain for keeping us from the hot tub.

J, M, P & M August 2014

Many thanks for a lovely break away in the Garden Room. Ample room for our toddler and the hot tub was a great way to relax after a day trip to Cambridge. Breakfast was wonderful (husband couldn't get enough of the homemade marmalade) and Phil was the perfect host.

The Wrights, Yorkshire May 2014

Brilliant accommodation - clean and comfortable - milk in the fridge when we arrived was very thoughtful! Beds SO comfy - We've been made to feel very welcome.

Sarah and Christopher, Frimley, Surrey February 2014

The room was very comfortable, and a pint of milk provided - lovely to come in to - just when you are in need of tea!
It's lovely to wake up in the morning and hear the birds sing and the wind rustling in the trees. It truly is the Garden Room.

Becky and Barry, Kent, October 2013

Warm welcome, lovely room and garden, great breakfast - everything perfect.

Doug and Pauline, Co. Durham, August 2013

Very nice, comfortable, garden is a pleasure. We decided one night was not enough so extended our stay. Nice home baked bread.

Ian and Jane, Australia, August 2013

Excellent place to stay. Could not recommend it more!

Kirsten and Mark, Cornwall, August 2013

Couldn't have asked for a nicer stay. And so baby friendly.
Very sad to leave.

Mark,Jo,Pollyanna and Max, May 2013

Wonderful find with two winning bonuses - hot tub and excellent pub!
Lovely breakfast, comfy beds, and hot tub was perfect after a tough bike ride.

J and J, April 2013

What a fantastic little break we had in 'The Garden Room'. From the lovely room and great hot tub to Phil's brilliant hospitality and breakfasts.
Thankyou for a wonderful stay.

M and C, Derbyshire, April 2013

Thank you so much Phil and Sue for the use of your wonderful 'Garden Room' and the hot tub!
The facilities, breakfast, scenery, 'Pheasant Pub' and friendly hospitality were second to none.

S and P, Chelmsford, November 2012

Thank you for a comfortable and lovely stay. The fireworks in the village were such a treat to enjoy whilst in the hot tub. The linen smells so homely and inviting.

J & E, Islington, November 2012

We have had two enjoyable days here. The Garden Room is comfortable and well appointed and we enjoyed the same peace and quiet that we have at home. Phil's breakfast was a treat.

J & C S, Wells, Somerset, April 2012

Many thanks for the warm welcome and the warmth of your hospitality. Sorry it was only the one night.
Delightful breakfast as well. We now have a 'fav' place in this part of the country.

S & K, Wiltshire December 2011

We're sorry to leave this beautiful place where we were looked after so caringly and so generously. Thank you very much!

H,E,M & D, Winterthur Switzerland, October 2011

The best B&B I have ever stayed in! Absolute perfection - so much space. The private garden is so beautiful with the water feature and the interesting plants. I was lucky enough to stay here on a very clear night - the stars were magnificent. Slept will in the comfortable bed. 5 Stars!

E.M.T, High Melton, Sth.Yorks, October 2011

We have had a fab time in the Garden Room. Excellent place for us to stay to attend a family wedding as plenty of space to get ready.
Yummy breakfasts and splendid hospitality.

A,K,O & R. H, Hanbury, Worcs, Sept 2011

We have had a lovely peaceful and relaxing weekend. Been on some lovely walks. Beautiful countryside, we loved it here, not far from home but feels like a different world!

A & D, Harlow, August 2011

We had a lovely stay! After an exhausting extremely hot day of cycling in the hills, relaxing in the hot tub was heaven! And the delicious breakfast provided us with a good start for the next day. Pity we could only stay for one night.

B van O family, Delft, Netherlands, August 2011

Thank you so much for this fabulous stay. Excellent hospitality, gorgeous breakfast and the hot tub is a great addition. Thank you for recommending the Pheasant and Saffron Walden. We couldn't have found a better place to escape from out busy life style. Beautiful countryside which you can be proud of. We will be back with our children hopefully soon.

J & T, London, July 2011

Thank you for the care and attention that you have shown us over the last 3 days. We have had a wonderful time in every respect. The Garden Room provided the perfect base for the three of us; lots of room, great breakfasts and a warm welcome from you both; very much appreciated.

N, D and K, Mirboo North, Australia, May 2011

Thank you so much for a fabulous stay. Wonderful weather to enjoy a spot of sun bathing and a dip in the hot tub. We hope that we'll be back soon. Many thanks for your superb hospitality.

C.H and L.O, London, April 2011

Garden Room is spacious, with all one needs. Sorry our stay wasn't longer. The setting is quiet and peaseful, lovely to wake up to bird song. Phil very welcoming and his breakfasts - great.
PS. Food at THe Pheasant is great and choice plentiful.

M,K and D. A, Kent, March 2011

Thank you for making us so welcome. We have enjoyed our stay here while visiting relatives. The Garden Room is very spacious and has every necessary facility.

P.V, Shropshire, February 2011

Thank you for a lovely comfortable few nights. Every need is catered for at the Garden Room and we will be back.

R & C C, Edinburgh, Christmas 2011

This jas been a perfect place to stay while we have been visiting Family. Could have done without -6 degrees as we live in Spain.

R & R L, Malaga, Spain, December 2011

Thank you for a very warm welcome and sharing your little bit of heaven. What a wonderful, relaxing stay. Love it! Amazing. You will definitely being seeing us again, hopefully soon.

S,R & J F, Newcastle-under-Lyme, November 2010

We had a wonderful stay here. We only regret not to stay here for more days. everything was the best, the room, the hosts, the view, the pub nearby and its food. We would love to come back sooner than later. My sister and our friend recommended us to come here. All they had for you was the nicest comments. We know now how right they were.

W & E Australia, October 2010

We all enjoyed our stay in the Garden Room. It was lovely and peaceful. Thank you for your very warm welcome.

J & A H, UK, October 2010

Perfect stay. We loved the hot tub. Thank you so much.

R,T & J M, Walthamstow, August 2010

We had a nice stay at the Garden Room. We appreciated the vast bedroom and all the commodities.

J & A M, Belgium, August 2010

An absolute jewel in fantastic countryside. Perfect hosts - loved the 'full English'. 26 - 28 degrees an added bonus!

C & M R, Auckland, NZ, June 2010

Thank you for a wonderful relaxing weekend. Hot tub was great and your beautiful Garden Room was a haven of tranquility (we loved our pint in The Pheasant too).

C&C, Oxfordshire, June 2010

A truly relaxing overnight stay. Lovely dinner and a pint in the Pheasant, then back to chillout in the hot tub. Stayed in the ever so comfortable sofa bed and woke to a fantastic breakfast.

D&J, Southend-on-sea, May 2010

Thankyou so much for a very warm, friendly welcome. The garden is spectacular, with the gorgeous flowers and trees, and the hot tub is a bonus

G,L & Y B, Plymouth, May 2010

A very pleasant stay - very comfortable, very welcoming - smashing breakfast.

M & S, Stratton St Margaret, May 2010

Lovely relaxing room with everything provided

JR & C C, Edinburgh March 2010

Lovely spacious rooms. Well equipped. Excellent standard of comfort and very private.

M & C M, Kingston Blount, Oxfordshire March 2010

What a lovely place to stay! Everything was perfect and I wish we were staying here for longer. I will have to find an excuse to visit the area again and will recommend to others. Thank you!

A-M B and E Y, Surbiton, Surrey February 2010

Lovely hosts, delicious breakfasts, made us feel very comfortable and at home. Extremely helpful!

J,R and M, Shawnee, Kansas, USA September 2009

Thank you for your beautiful Garden Room. It was a very beautiful way for the end of our holiday (before flying out from Stansted)

M,M and B, Rome, Italy August 2009

We really enjoyed your hospitality. The Garden Room was very comfortable & well provided, the private garden a real bonus. YOu couldn't have been more welcoming and helpful and if we whould need a place to stay in this area again we will certainly try to book here first

Mr & Mrs C, Anglesey, Wales August 2009

Can only say everything was way above expectations!

Mr & Mrs R, Frome. August 2009

A very pleasurable venue - suited our needs (mainly self catering) - admirably.

R & M G, Taringa, Queensland, Australia August 2009

Thank you so much - didn't want to leave.

C & J, Binley, Hants. August 2009

Anniversary present for my husband, very enjoyable, lovely and relaxing. Spent all afternoon in the hot tub!! Will be back.

Mrs B, Orpington, Kent July 2009

An absolutely charming cottage and host. Thank you so much for a wonderful stay and great memories.

L & W T, Ottowa, Canada June 2009

Pour une première fois en Angleterre, du soleil, un bon petit déjeuner, un charmant petit village et un accuel chaleureuse.
Merci beaucoup et peut être á bientôt

M & M, Saintes, France Avril 2009

Thank you for a wonderful stay and for sharing some of the history of the house

C & D, San Antonio, Texas, April 2009


M W, Preston March 2009

Lovely Room. Fantastic breakfast, really enjoyed using the hot tub. Thanks for your hospitality. Couldn't be any better!

T & S B, Kings Langley March 2009

A very nice retreat to get away from it all. Enjoyed the space, privacy and lovely hot tub. The Pheasant was a fantastic pub serving excellent food with a good atmosphere. Thank you Phil and Sue for a warm welcome.

P & J, Suffolk November 2008

What a gem of a place! Thank you for a wonderful, relaxing weekend. I only wish I had more excuses to come to this part of the world.

M S, Leeds August 2008

Very pleasant stay in lovely surroundings. We loved the private garden and the hot tub after the party at 2am. Watching the stars was wonderful.

Mr & Mrs S, Isle of Wight July 2008

We had a lovely, relaxed and enjoyable stay in the Garden Room, where we felt at home immediately. Excellent host, great scenery.

G & P, Nimes, France July 2008

A most pleasant and relaxed stay. Even the weather cooperated. We much enjoyed our breakfasts.

P & C, Vancouver, Canada May 2008

Thank you for a lovely, if brief stay. This is a wonderful place, a real find.

M & N, Hastings May 2008

Lovely garden, wonderful hot tub, great stay!

T & L deS. Netherlands May 2008

The hot tub is a big hit! What a superb set up: perfect for the children, with a beatuful garden and access to the common land behind. Thanks for making us feel so welcome and for such an excellent breakfast.

Mr S, Edinburgh April 2008

Thank you for our relaxing and spacious accommodation in such a beautiful setting. Very helpful local information.

D & M, Solihull April 2008

Very pleasant stay - lovely reception and splendid breakfasts - hot tub a real bonus - even in December!

V & D, Tamworth December 2007

a lovely warm welcome and great advice on restaurants! Thank you for a lovely stay, Cambridge has been wonderful.

S & J, Manchester, October 2007

Although we heated up our supper in the microwave, we called in at the Pheasant for a pre-dinner drink. What a friendly, welcoming village pub, matched only by the warm welcome to the Garden Room by our host.
What a lovely, unexpected gem - a stop over on our way north. We are already planning to return next year, We loved it! We loved the 'independance', the HOT TUB, the breakfast, our hosts.

Mr & Mrs T, London October 2007

Many thanks for the warm welcome. We really appreciated having the separate room, which is so spacious.

Mr and Mrs C, London, Oct 2007

Excellent short break - very relaxing. Beautiful place, made to feel very welcome and the hot tub is a bonus after a day's sightseeing

Mr and Mrs M of Staffordshire August 2007

We really enjoyed our 3 night stay in your excellent 'Garden Room'. Lots of space to move in and comfortable furnishings and extras. Thank you Phil for your generous help with information, both locally and trying to find ongoing accommodation. We really appreciated it.
We do hope you achieve what you want to do with the Garden Room. You are already well on the way. We wouldn't hesitate to recommend it to anyone.

Mr and Mrs B of Sydney Australia September 2007

Thanks for making us so welcome. Lovely place to stay - we'll be back!

R & L, London Sept 2007

Very warm welcome at short notice. Thank you very much. Fantastic breakfast with marvellous service.

S & L, Essex October 2007