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Burrows End

Farlow near Cleobury Mortimer, Shropshire (Ref. 924193)



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  • Sleeps 2

  • Bedrooms 1

  • Bathrooms 1

  • Pets Yes

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  • Off road parking
  • Ground floor bedroom
  • Garden / Patio
  • Cot available
  • Washing machine
  • Dishwasher
  • Broadband / WiFi

Reviews & Ratings

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66 Customer Reviews

  • "No problems at all"

    Reviewed by PatriciaJul 2022

  • "Comfortable, well equipped, clean cottage."

    Perfect for dogs with safe enclosed garden. Walks from the cottage. Lovely countryside and views. Ideal for quiet relaxing break. Friendly and helpful owners who make you and dogs very welcome.

    Reviewed by MarilynJun 2022

  • "Excellent property."

    Very dog friendly. Owners extremely welcoming

    Reviewed by MichaelJun 2022

  • "Burrows End is the best holiday cottage we have stayed in."

    It is in beautiful surroundings, there is a lovely enclosed gardeners for our two dogs and Meg and John are very friendly, but never intrusive. The surrounding towns and villages are a delight to visit and explore and we would highly recommend it.

    Reviewed by PamMay 2022

  • "First class holiday property, everything you need, so relaxing so quiet, ..."

    First class holiday property, everything you need, so relaxing so quiet, property was really clean and lots to do around the local area, clee hill is stunning and Cleobury Mortimer is quaint little village, with everything you need, also Ludlow's market is great, this is our favourite holiday property x

    Reviewed by MoiraApr 2022

  • "A warm and friendly welcome by the hosts to this wonderful cottage."

    Spacious for 2 people, well equipped with very comfortable beds. Heating was good for those cooler moments. The safe, enclosed garden was much appreciated by the 2 dogs. I would certainly book again if visiting that part of the country.

    Reviewed by WendyMar 2022

  • "Everything you could wish for and more."

    Lovely !

    Reviewed by RudyJan 2022

  • "Perfect in every way!"

    nothing more to say.

    Reviewed by ZoeDec 2021

  • "Our third visit to the cottage."

    Everything we and our dog need for visiting the area. Enclosed garden, good walks straight from the cottage, plenty of places to visit in the area. Pleasant and friendly owners. Cannot fault it.

    Reviewed by LindaNov 2021

  • "Our stay at Burrows End exceeded all expectations."

    The cottage is beautiful and so comfortable. There was nothing lacking in the way of amenities and the location is absolutely stunning. Our hosts were so kind and hospitable and have thought of everything. It was such a relaxing week and a real tonic. A perfect break!

    Reviewed by JuliaOct 2021

  • "The location is just lovely with a woodland walk literally on the doorstep."

    Peaceful, tranquil and beautiful surroundings. I found everything I needed within the house and it was comforting to know the owners were nearby if I needed anything. Thoroughly enjoyed my stay - only wish it had been longer! Highly recommended.

    Reviewed by CindyOct 2021

  • "This is our 2nd time again to burrows end and we've loved it as much as the first time."

    Meg and John are exceptional hosts and nothing seems too much trouble. Meg surprised my girlfriend with some flowers and chocolates for her birthday which she was truly bowled over with. We wouldn't hesitate to recommend them to anyone and can't wait to visit here again. It's a lovely cottage in a very tranquil setting and is the perfect place to unwind away from the everyday humdrum

    Reviewed by StevenSep 2021

  • "Been before, will be going again."

    Reviewed by MichaelSep 2021

  • "Very comfy and peaceful."

    The slightly lower score for facilities only reflects that the wi-fi wasn't working properly, which the owners were aware of and trying to sort out. It wasn't really more than a minor nuisance, though, and we had a lovely week there.

    Reviewed by ElizabethSep 2021

  • "Perfect place to chill out!"

    So quiet and relaxing with views over the countryside. Dog secure garden and walks from the door. We had excellent weather and the wood at the back of the bungalow was ideal to walk our dog on a hot day. Big thank you to the owners Meg and John for making us feel so welcome.

    Reviewed by GlynisSep 2021

  • "Wonderful cosy cottage with your own enclosed garden which was perfect for our 2 doggies."

    Peaceful location with beautiful views and the hosts were great.

    Reviewed by MelissaAug 2021

  • "Not the easiest place to find initially, it's actually nowhere near Farlow, but once found it was no problem."

    Reviewed by RobJul 2021

  • "Lovely "cottage" with all of the facilities you could want."

    Good walks from the doorstep.

    Reviewed by KenJul 2021

  • "A beautiful, well-equipped, comfortable place to stay."

    Peaceful location with lovely views and walks, friendly and helpful owners. Definitely somewhere to revisit.

    Reviewed by ColinJul 2021

  • "This is a Brilliant place to stay so peaceful and quiet I would recommend this ..."

    This is a Brilliant place to stay so peaceful and quiet I would recommend this place to anyone it has got everything you need we will definitely be going back again

    Reviewed by LindaJun 2021

  • "My wife and I have stayed in many Cottages all over England, Scotland , Wales and Ireland, all things considered we both agree that this was the best yet, cannot not think of one negative thing to say, a huge thank you to John and Meg, you really have thought of everything."

    The views over the Shropshire hills from the house stretch for what must be 10 - 15 miles, marvellous enclosed garden for our Jack Russell to enjoy and we counted 20 different species of birds visiting the Feeder and bird table. As well as numerous pretty towns and villages in the area to walk round, there is a wood at the back of the house to explore. If like us your perfect break is peace and quiet in a beautiful fully equipped cottage then look no further than the glorious Burrows end.

    Reviewed by SteveJun 2021

  • "It was total relaxation ."

    Very dog friendly .Meg and John were amazing

    Reviewed by LorraineMay 2021

  • "This is the best cottage we've visited."

    The cottage was lovely and clean and everything we needed was to hand. The views were stunning and Meg and John couldn't have been more helpful. Our two dogs were really at home and the secure garden was a bonus. Looking forward to a return visit.

    Reviewed by PamMay 2021

  • "Lovely place and even nicer owners"

    Reviewed by GeoffMay 2021

  • "Just that this was our second visit to Burrows End, everything was perfect and we will be booking another visit in due course."

    Reviewed by JillApr 2021

  • "The quiet location, the secure garden, walks from the door, comfortable warm cottage with all facilities and well equipped kitchen, lovely views and kindly, non intrusive owners."

    Reviewed by JillOct 2020

  • "Lovely welcome gift awaited us."

    The cottage exceeded our expectations , it was spotlessly clean and also very spacious for a couple. Everything was of top quality and we wouldn't hesitate in recommending to others and going back ourselves.

    Reviewed by KathleenOct 2020

  • "Probably the best cottage we have rented from you."

    The Lane to Burrows End is a bit horrendous - potholes, etc but once there it is just so isolated and in beautiful countryside. Good views. If you have a dog there is a wood at the back of the cottage for very convenient doggie walks. Proprietors were very friendly and even did some shopping for us. Would definitely go there again..

    Reviewed by PatSep 2020

  • "Everything was perfect."

    Reviewed by JeanetteSep 2020

  • "Lovely cottage, amazing views, very peaceful and relaxing - just what we needed Hosts respected our privacy but were very helpful."

    We would have no hesitation in recommending and we hope to return.

    Reviewed by BrianAug 2020

  • "Beautiful cottage lovely views and walks spotlessly clean"

    Reviewed by MariaAug 2020

  • "Thoroughly enjoyed every peaceful moment there ."

    . the cottage was the perfect place to be in solitude and the proprietors were there if we needed anything but left to own in privacy .. the garden was perfect for. our 2 fur boys . we would definitely return x

    Reviewed by JanetteMar 2020

  • "The property was so much bigger than we expected ."

    It was spotless. I asked the owners where the nearest shops were to get some milk but because they were about to close they came over with milk to tie us over . So friendly look forward to definitely use again

    Reviewed by RichardFeb 2020

  • "Everything we needed was available."

    We were greeted with festive decorations and our own little tree. As well as a bottle of fizzy and biscuits but also several presents just for us!

    Reviewed by PaulDec 2019

  • "We have just returned from 4 nights and had a fantastic time."

    This cottage has everything you would need. The area is beautiful. We would definitely return

    Reviewed by DebbieNov 2019

  • "We had a perfect break at the rabbithouse."

    It suited our needs in every way especially with the dog. Extras like washing up liquid foil etc were a bonus as well as old towels for the dog. It's a great area to walk and explore.

    Reviewed by JaneNov 2019

  • "This cottage is kept to a very high standard."

    We think that it was the best cottage we have stayed at ,it's cosy comfortable and warm. Home from homeThe garden is perfect for dogs .very secure..This cottage is perfect for quiet relaxing holiday.with beautiful countryside.The owners are friendly and helpfull.

    Reviewed by CynthiaOct 2019

  • "Amazing little place."

    Great host.

    Reviewed by TonyAug 2019

  • "Well presented accommodation and owners helped enhance the holiday with their hospitality."

    Would definitely visit again and very dog friendly.

    Reviewed by PaulJul 2019

  • "A perfect cottage with lovely hosts in a very peaceful situation."

    Very secure garden for our escape artist Setter.

    Reviewed by VickiJul 2019

  • "Superb relaxing holiday at this lovely cottage which has views of the Shropshire countryside."

    Peace and quiet, all you can hear is the sound of birdsong - wonderful. Dog secure garden with walks from the doorstep for you and your canine friends. The owners, Meg and John, were very friendly and helpful. Will certainly be returning.

    Reviewed by GlynisMay 2019

  • "4th visit what more can I say,hoping to go again in 2019."

    Reviewed by GeraldMay 2019

  • "The cottage is extremely comfortable and spacious with a beautiful garden which is fully enclosed, ideal for the dogs."

    Set in the countryside (AONB) it is a perfect 'get-away-from-it-all' place to stay, and the owners, Meg & John, were extremely helpful. I cannot recommend this place highly enough, but you must be happy that it's away from shops and eating places. I was, and had a lovely stay.

    Reviewed by PamelaApr 2019

  • "This is our 4th visit to Burrows End."

    A beautiful cottage in beautiful surroundings. The owners are extremely helpful and keep updating the cottage to keep the standards high.

    Reviewed by J.Mar 2019

  • "Everything was perfect and accurately described the hosts were wonderful and couldnt do enough for us."

    Will hopefully be going back later in 2019

    Reviewed by TrevorDec 2018

  • "Thanks to Meg & John for a friendly welcome."

    Everything was provided and even a new shower fitted as the previous one had stopped working. Free access to the wood store and local knowledge on walks with my dog around the estate. Not much on doorstep but good access to facilities in Cleobury Mortimer. However, busy village and lots of cars. Some locals also seem to be inpatient and predeposed to overtaking on narrow roads and blind bends!?

    Reviewed by GlenDec 2018

  • "The garden was totally enclosed so very good for the dogs."

    , sometimes they say enclosed but they are not totally enclosed. The cottage is so peaceful and everything you could want a very relaxing place to stay. The owners are a lovely couple very helpful on any thing you wish to know.

    Reviewed by BeverleyNov 2018

  • "Really nice cottage, greeted by owners, very helpful."

    Lovely views. Can highly recommend this cottage.

    Reviewed by Tony and PatSep 2018

  • "Excellent place to stay."

    completely private and ideal for dogs walks and peace and quiet

    Reviewed by TracySep 2018

  • "Would help to inform guests to take food with them no shops near, but a wonderful cottage and fantastic hosts"

    Reviewed by ChristopherJul 2018

  • "This is without doubt one of or even the best cottage we have ever stayed in ..."

    This is without doubt one of or even the best cottage we have ever stayed in maybe I should not be saying so because we will probably not be able to book again as it will always be full but hey ho well done Meg&John

    Reviewed by KeithJul 2018

  • "This was our third visit to this property which speaks for itself."

    Not only is the property great but the views from the cottage are lovely and the only sound is birdsong. Due to the heat we spent most of our time this holiday at the cottage and thoroughly enjoyed it.

    Reviewed by J.Jun 2018

  • "Fantastic cottage in beautiful, peaceful surroundings."

    Our 2nd visit just as good as the first.

    Reviewed by JanetJun 2018

  • "Our second visit and equally as good as the first time."

    Perfect place to take our "four legged friend" due to enclosed garden and good walks straight from the door. Well equipped and comfortable cottage contributing to an excellent holiday. Lots of interesting places to visit.

    Reviewed by LindaJun 2018

  • "Everything"

    Reviewed by IanMay 2018

  • "The comfort of the cottage in the most glorious of settings and the welcome, helpfulness and friendliness of the Owners"

    Reviewed by SusanApr 2018

  • "The cottage and it's surroundings were superb."

    We will definitely be returning!

    Reviewed by JanetJun 2017

  • "Fantastic cottage in a great location."

    Best views we have ever had at a holiday home. Lovely enclosed garden great for the dog. Great for a peaceful relaxing break. Overall would be hard to beat.

    Reviewed by LorraineJun 2017

  • "Lovely cottage, interesting area with lots to do and explore."

    Reviewed by IreneMay 2017

  • "I would only not book this again because we go to different places each time we go away with so many available."

    This cottage was everything it said it was. Very comfortable, garden was a boom being totally enclosed ideal for my inquisative beagle. I wish they were all as safe Sykes would be advised to ensure enclosed means enclosed having been disappointed so many other times! The only thing I would say is the wood left didn't last the whole evening on the last night when we lit the burner it was too cold wet and dark to go and ask fir more. The heating system was more than efficient. Owners helpful whilst remote

    Reviewed by JuneNov 2016

  • "Burrows End is fantastic property in a fantastic location (Brilliant dog proof garden) with fantastically helpful owners."

    All in all fantastic.

    Reviewed by J.Oct 2016

  • "Brilliant accommodation,people very friendly and helpful."

    Ideal for a relaxing break. Plenty to do in the area and will be looking to go back next year for another good holiday.

    Reviewed by DonaldSep 2016

  • "The Rabbit House at Burrows End was extremely well appointed, warm, comfortable and the owners, John and Meg, were very welcoming."

    The garden was attractive and full of flowers and it was great to sit out on the patio in the sun. Our three Labs were made very welcome and really enjoyed the walks from the door. The area is really beautiful and a joy to walk in. All in all a very relaxing and enjoyable holiday for us and the dogs alike. Bruce & Jean Franklin-Robinson.

    Reviewed by JeanSep 2016

  • "Every thing was as described on website."

    A lovely place to stay owners very nice, very clean, a nice quiet location if not a little hard to find. We enjoyed staying there and exploring parts of Shropshire.

    Reviewed by CarolineSep 2016

  • "The cottage was very clean and comfortable with good quality furniture."

    The hosts were very helpful and friendly.The garden was secure for our dogs,and maintained to a high standard.There was plenty to see and do in the area, all in all it was a very enjoyable week and we will definitely return

    Reviewed by MAug 2016

  • "Beautiful cottage with everything you need and more stunning location and veiws peace and quiet."

    .just what we wanted.

    Reviewed by EAug 2016

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  • All ground floor
  • One king-size double bedroom (zip/link, can be twin on request)
  • Shower room with shower, basin and WC
  • Kitchen
  • Utility
  • Dining room
  • Oil central heating with Electric wood burning stove
  • Electric oven and hob, microwave, fridge, freezer, washing machine, dishwasher, TV with Freeview, DVD, CD/radio, WiFi, selection of books, games and DVDs
  • Bed linen and towels inc. in rent
  • Travel cot
  • Off road parking for 1 car
  • Lockable bike storage
  • Rear enclosed lawned garden with patio and furniture
  • Two well-behaved dogs welcome
  • Sorry, no smoking
  • Shop and pub 2 miles.

The property

Farlow 1.8 miles.

This charming, detached ground floor stone lodge is located within the grounds of the owner's home near the village of Farlow, offering stunning long distance views of the Shropshire countryside.

The owner's personal touches are evident upon entering the cottage, as each room is individually styled and furnished to create an ideal base for a romantic break in this beautiful part of the country.

The accommodation provides a sumptuous bedroom with a king-size bed, a cosy sitting room with an Electric wood burning stove and a very well-equipped kitchen.

There is also a separate dining room where you can unwind over a glass of wine and a romantic meal, taking in the exceptional views.

Take a stroll into the English cottage garden to the back of the property, and soak up the peace and tranquillity of your surroundings.

You can even sit and enjoy dining alfresco on sunny evenings.

Set within the Shropshire Hills AONB, there are many lovely walks and bike rides to be taken from the doorstep, while fishing and golf can also be enjoyed close by.

Visit the pretty market town of Cleobury Mortimer, offering many amenities amongst its tree-lined high street.

Bewdley, Bridgnorth, the West Midlands Safari Park and the Severn Valley Railway all make a great day out without having to travel too far.

A superb cottage to be enjoyed at any time of year.

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About the location


Cleobury Mortimer 4.7 miles; Ludlow 11 miles; Kidderminster 15.5 miles.

The scattered village of Farlow lies amongst beautiful countryside in southern Shropshire, offering many walks and cycle routes in all directions. Just a short drive away, beneath the shadow of the mystical Clee Hills, the pretty town of Cleobury Mortimer provides a refreshing selection of shops, pubs and restaurants in an array of Georgian and Tudor architecture, along with a striking parish church with an unusual, twisted spire. The area around the Clee Hills provides excellent walking, cycling and golf, plus fishing can be enjoyed at one of the many pools in the area or on a quiet spot along the River Severn. The attractive market town of Bewdley, once described as "the most perfect Georgian town in Worcestershire", has much to delight visitors with a good selection of pubs and cafes along the riverside, and many tiny shops, antique and craft galleries all surrounded by rolling hills, wooded valleys and meandering rivers offering many opportunities to discover a rich diversity of wildlife. Bridgnorth, with its winding streets and infamous castle ruins, is within easy reach, presenting an ideal opportunity for a trip on the Severn Valley Railway, whilst the medieval town of Ludlow, with its superb 13th Century castle, fascinating antique shops and choice of Michelin-starred restaurants is well worth a visit. Plenty to see and do, for all the family.

Region Information

Please note, the wood burning stove in the picture has been replaced by a electric stove.

This property offers the following short breaks:

  • Winter
  • Off-season
  • Last minute
  • Christmas