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  • 3 Bathrooms
  • 5 Bedrooms
  • Sleeps 8
  • 2 Pets
  • Barbecue
  • Detached Property
  • Dishwasher
  • Garden / Patio
  • Golf nearby
  • Games Room
  • Highchair
  • Pub within 1 mile
  • Open Fire
  • Horse Riding Nearby
  • Cot Available
  • Swimming Pool
  • Washing Machine
  • Heritage Collection
  • Coastal within 5 miles
  • Hot Tubs - Shared
  • Parking - On Site
  • Shared Sauna
  • Children's Play Area
  • Steam Room
  • Shower Cubicle
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5 nights - 22nd or 29th Dec 2012 only.

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Tuckenhay Mill is a fantastic complex with attractions ranging from swimming pools to idyllic walks; Mill Lodge is great for the family.

Tuckenhay Mill is a fantastic complex with attractions ranging from swimming pools to idyllic walks; Mill Lodge is great for the family.

"Devon’s best kept secret... Just inland from some of Devon’s loveliest and most natural beaches lies the village of Tuckenhay set along Bow Creek on the River Dart...."


In a setting of stunning natural beauty, Tuckenhay Mill is the centrepiece of a cluster of country homes and cottages with superb leisure facilities including two indoor and one outdoor pools, making it ideal for a family holiday for all ages.
The Mill which once produced some of the finest paper in the land, nestles in the green and shady Bow Creek, a languid inlet of the River Dart where private yachts have replaced the old tall-masted ships and barges. Around the mill are all the buildings which once went to make up a small bustling village port. These listed buildings have been sympathetically restored and converted to a delightful range of holiday properties to suit larger family parties. Awards have been won for the conversion of buildings and the conservation of the area. With so much to do, many holidaymakers return year after year.



South Devon awaits you
Tuckenhay is only a 20-minute drive from the superb award-winning beach at Blackpool Sands and about 30 minutes from a surfing beach at Bantham, as well as some of the best natural beaches to be found anywhere in the UK.
There is also extensive access to the coastal footpath for walking and the wilderness that is Dartmoor for walking, climbing and riding.
This is a mecca for ramblers, bird-watchers, swimmers, surfers, horse riders, golfers and those interested in fishing, boating, sailing and windsurfing.
In addition, there are many historic NT houses to visit including Agatha Christies’s Greenway as well as a local vineyard (with award-winning wines) at Sharpham.
Tuckenhay is only 5 miles inland from Dartmouth and 3 from the market town of Totnes. Village shop 3½ miles. Riverside inn and restaurant within walking distance.



A superb choice of cottages
Each of the cottages has been individually styled to offer comfortable and spacious accommodation. Great care has been taken to retain the feel of the original buildings and extensive use has been made of traditional materials. Most have garden, terrace or patio. Individual cottage details are shown on the following pages.
Many cottages have more than one bathroom and some have an en-suite bathroom to every bedroom. Kitchens are comprehensively equipped: most have dishwashers and all have microwave cookers.
Couples and honeymooners will feel snug and comfortable in the small cottages: Mill Leat, Mill Stream and Mill Spring. Families can spread out in Papermaker’s or Turbine Cottages, while Mill Lodge, Edgecombe Barn and Tuckenhay Mill House will sleep larger parties in comfort. Of course, combinations of cottages can accommodate bigger gatherings of family or friends."

An attractive detached stone-built house enjoying a delightful position facing west at the entrance to Tuckenhay Mill with a pleasant rural outlook. Entrance hall with oak floor and impressive staircase. Period-style living room with open fire. Conservatory opening on to private garden and patio area with BBQ. Fully fitted kitchen with arch to dining room. Pretty single bedroom with adjacent shower room and toilet. First floor: Double bedroom with en-suite bathroom. Two large twin bedrooms. Single bedroom. Second bathroom. Second shower room with toilet.

  • Open fire – initial fuel included October-May
  • Electricity, full oil central heating, hot water and use of swimming pools - charges vary by season £240per week or £132 for short breaks
  • Two cots and high chairs
  • DVD
  • Mini radio/CD
  • Dishwasher
  • Fridge/freezer
  • Conservatory
  • Small garden with patio
  • Summer garden

  • Bed linen included
  • High chairs and additional travel cots available by arrangement (one high chair, one travel cot/cot in all cottages unless otherwise stated)
  • Flatscreen TVs
  • DVD
  • Microwave
  • Wi-fi internet access (limited at times, in badminton/games hall, )
  • Shared payphone
  • Shared use of grounds
  • Shared barbecue area
  • Ample parking for cars and boats
  • Two pints of milk on arrival
  • No smoking (cottages and all facilities)
  • NB: Stream in mill grounds

    ADDITIONAL FACILITIES:
  • Laundry room with washing machine and tumble dryer by £1 slot meter
  • Extensive indoor and outdoor sporting facilities including 60-ft outdoor swimming pool (8 am to 8 pm, 1 May to 1 October) and all-weather tennis court
  • Superb indoor leisure complex with two heated swimming pools, Jacuzzis, saunas, steam rooms and drench shower (Roman Pool open daily 8.30 am to 8.30 pm – Wednesdays to 9 pm – for all ages, under adult supervision. Waterfall Pool open daily 8.30 am to 6.30 pm for adults and children over 10 accompanied by a swimming adult)

    FACILITIES FOR SMALL CHILDREN:
  • Outdoor - small children’s play areas with swings, climbing frames, slides, Wendy house and football field. Indoor - a huge play area with slides, puzzles, pool table, table football, snooker and table tennis
  • Extra travel cots and high chairs provided
  • Mother and baby changing facility with walk-in shower/wet room (indoor pool). Roman pool with shallow learning bay.

    DOGS WELCOME:
  • Well-behaved dogs are welcome in all cottages (except Mill Leat).

THE TUCKENHAY POOLS
Tuckenhay is renowned for its spectacular award winning indoor pools with glass mosaics and hand-painted silk murals, they combine exotic decoration with the most modern dehumidification and purification equipment and full changing facilities.
ROMAN POOL
This dramatic Roman style 32ft pool (4ft 6in deep) has a safe children’s bay reached by separate steps. Completing the experience are sauna and steam room (£1 by slot meter), a refreshing cool drench shower fed from the underground spring and a separate Jacuzzi with hydro jets.
Open daily from 8.30 am to 8.30 pm. Children must be supervised.
WATERFALL POOL
This award winning pool is sculptured in a curved shape over 40ft long (4ft 6in deep), and bounded in part by a natural grotto rock face of tumbling water. It incorporates the ultimate in water movement technology: floor and wall massage jets, water volcanoes, water cannons and swim jets. There are two Jacuzzis - one in the pool - sauna and steam room (£1 by slot meter) and hot and cold spring-fed showers.
Separate mother and baby changing facilities with walk-in shower/wet room. Open daily from 8.30 am to 6.30 pm. Adults and children over ten with a swimming adult.
The extra charge for use of pools and heating, detailed in the cottage descriptions is all inclusive in the final balance.
HEATED OUTDOOR POOL - with heated hot tub with sauna and drench shower
This 60ft pool (3ft - 6ft 6in deep) has landscaped riverside sunbathing terrace and sloping lawn to stream. Open daily 8am to 8pm (1 May–1 Oct). Children must be supervised.

LOTS MORE TO DO AT TUCKENHAY MILL

  • Tennis court - a full sized all-weather court. Please bring your own racquets and balls: tennis shoes, not trainers, please
  • Gymnasium - fully equipped with Polaris stations and Aerodyne bikes
  • Badminton court - outdoor court. Please bring your own racquets and shuttlecocks
  • Sports hall - with indoor badminton court and young children’s play area
  • Snooker room - full-sized period table (experienced players only) with additional small snooker table and pool table
  • Second snooker room (open between 9am and 4pm) - with ¾-sized slate table (experienced players only) with pool table and children’s mini-table. Note Papermaker’s Cottage and Turbine Cottage have their own table.
  • Short mat bowls
  • Croquet lawn
  • Hot tub - with sauna on sunbathing deck (1 May to 20 September)
  • 20 acres of grounds with almost 1 mile of pathways (for dog walking) through meadows, dells and woodland; barbecue area, children’s play area and picnic spots.
  • Use of greens and 18-hole championship course (25% discount) at Dartmouth Golf and Country Club

IN SYMPATHY WITH THE ENVIRONMENT
Tuckenhay Mill has led the way with most of the pools being heated by ground source heat pumps. Awards have been given for energy saving as well as pool design and conversion of buildings. 2008 saw the extension of the 20 acres of stunning natural landscape opening up nearly a mile of footpaths through dells, meadows and woodlands along with a natural waterfall. This is the place to enjoy a personal ‘Spring or Autumn Watch’ with swallows in the log store, buzzards on the adjacent hillside, owls in the woods and ducks and swans down on Bow Creek. Strolls can be taken with the dog and picnics enjoyed on a bench by the river. Children can stroke the goats and even collect eggs for breakfast from the hens (when laying)!

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What do our customers say?

  • 6

    Rob

    Posted by anonymous

    Great location. But sadly the cottage was a let down and didn't reflect the premium price we paid. The main issue is the front room, it didn't have enough seating, needed a proper clean and modernisation. There is still an old Vhs player under the small TV. There is also a dvd player but we had to connect it up ourselves. One heater had a thick layer of dust. clearly not been wiped over for months. The front room resembles something you might find in a cheap B+B rather than a premium holiday cottage. We also found lots of fluff and dust under one bed, and more worrying two large medication tablets / capsules. It's a shame because other parts of the house are great. Also disappointing were having to bring our own towels, surely at this price you can expect some towels provided. Also the extra costs for pool and heating which are added on to the advertised price of the cottage during booking, these extras are not optional, it felt like a sneaky hidden charge.

    Confirmed guest, 26/07/2019 27/07/2019
  • 10

    l

    Posted by anonymous

    We visited Tukenhay as a 3 generation family holiday, the on site facilities were exceptional, 2 indoor pools, 1 out door, tennis courts, 2 indoor games rooms and more. The mill is set in a beautiful site with lots of on site dog walks. The local village of Cornworthy is a short walk over Corkscrew hill, with a lovely local pub. Would highly recommend as a family holiday for all ages.

    Confirmed guest, 19/07/2019 21/07/2019
  • 7

    Posted by anonymous

    No WiFi in cottage which was a major disadvantage.

    Confirmed guest, 28/06/2019 29/06/2019
  • 8

    Michael

    Posted by anonymous

    Another lovely stay at tuckenhay visiting the local area with family. We felt however that our house was in need of a thorough clean. A lot of dust around the TVs , the bathroom floors had 'paper' from the people before us and so needed a scrub/ Hoover. The downstairs bathroom radiator needs replacing .... Full of dust and in need of a paint ! Corners of floor in downstairs bathroom were dirty . We feel having paid quite a lot for the property we would expect this to have been cleaner. Also we would have expected towels to be in included in the property. A family of 4 would have to bring 8 towels to include swimming towels!! On a plus ... We were very happy to see an unexpected basket of groceries and thank you for putting our tesco delivery in as it arrived a bit early.

    Confirmed guest, 04/01/2019 06/01/2019
  • 9

    Paul

    Posted by anonymous

    Fab. Been 4 times now. Pool area fantastic. Small complaint ground floor single room had a slight smell, dog/damp? Thanks

    Confirmed guest, 07/12/2018 08/12/2018
  • 5

    Chris

    Posted by anonymous

    We have stayed at Tuckenhay Mill five times since 1999 although this was our first stay at Mill Lodge, which is a lovely property. Tuckenhay Mill has excellent swimming pools which have been well maintained. The Gym, however, is poor with sub standard and broken equipment. The only professional instrument, the Concert 2 rower, had a broken chain and was unusable. Like most people, we have come to rely on the internet for a whole range of functions so in an area with no mobile coverage a good WiFi connection is essential. The internet was only available at random for 10 or 15 minutes at a time. In 2018 I would expect a direct broadband connection to each unit but there was none at Mill Lodge. If you don't want WiFi and don't use a gym Tuckenhay Mill is great.

    Confirmed guest, 31/08/2018 05/09/2018

    Response from:

    Response on behalf of the owner; Thank you for your kind comments about Mill Lodge and fantastic facilities at the Mill. Also many thanks for being a loyal guest over so many years. We apologise that the Concept Rower was broken (now fixed and all serviced by our Professional Gym maintenance Company), there was an alternative rowing machine which you could have used. As to the WIFI this is a problem at certain times of the day when we are full, particularly when youngsters are all using it. We think the score of 5 is very unreasonable for two fairly minor matters. During this season the cottage has scored between 9 and 10 with excellent comments.
  • 6

    Rob

    Posted by anonymous

    Great location. But sadly the cottage was a let down and didn't reflect the premium price we paid. The main issue is the front room, it didn't have enough seating, needed a proper clean and modernisation. There is still an old Vhs player under the small TV. There is also a dvd player but we had to connect it up ourselves. One heater had a thick layer of dust. clearly not been wiped over for months. The front room resembles something you might find in a cheap B+B rather than a premium holiday cottage. We also found lots of fluff and dust under one bed, and more worrying two large medication tablets / capsules. It's a shame because other parts of the house are great. Also disappointing were having to bring our own towels, surely at this price you can expect some towels provided. Also the extra costs for pool and heating which are added on to the advertised price of the cottage during booking, these extras are not optional, it felt like a sneaky hidden charge.

    Confirmed guest, 26/07/2019 27/07/2019
  • 10

    l

    Posted by anonymous

    We visited Tukenhay as a 3 generation family holiday, the on site facilities were exceptional, 2 indoor pools, 1 out door, tennis courts, 2 indoor games rooms and more. The mill is set in a beautiful site with lots of on site dog walks. The local village of Cornworthy is a short walk over Corkscrew hill, with a lovely local pub. Would highly recommend as a family holiday for all ages.

    Confirmed guest, 19/07/2019 21/07/2019
  • 7

    Posted by anonymous

    No WiFi in cottage which was a major disadvantage.

    Confirmed guest, 28/06/2019 29/06/2019
  • 8

    Michael

    Posted by anonymous

    Another lovely stay at tuckenhay visiting the local area with family. We felt however that our house was in need of a thorough clean. A lot of dust around the TVs , the bathroom floors had 'paper' from the people before us and so needed a scrub/ Hoover. The downstairs bathroom radiator needs replacing .... Full of dust and in need of a paint ! Corners of floor in downstairs bathroom were dirty . We feel having paid quite a lot for the property we would expect this to have been cleaner. Also we would have expected towels to be in included in the property. A family of 4 would have to bring 8 towels to include swimming towels!! On a plus ... We were very happy to see an unexpected basket of groceries and thank you for putting our tesco delivery in as it arrived a bit early.

    Confirmed guest, 04/01/2019 06/01/2019
  • 9

    Paul

    Posted by anonymous

    Fab. Been 4 times now. Pool area fantastic. Small complaint ground floor single room had a slight smell, dog/damp? Thanks

    Confirmed guest, 07/12/2018 08/12/2018
  • 5

    Chris

    Posted by anonymous

    We have stayed at Tuckenhay Mill five times since 1999 although this was our first stay at Mill Lodge, which is a lovely property. Tuckenhay Mill has excellent swimming pools which have been well maintained. The Gym, however, is poor with sub standard and broken equipment. The only professional instrument, the Concert 2 rower, had a broken chain and was unusable. Like most people, we have come to rely on the internet for a whole range of functions so in an area with no mobile coverage a good WiFi connection is essential. The internet was only available at random for 10 or 15 minutes at a time. In 2018 I would expect a direct broadband connection to each unit but there was none at Mill Lodge. If you don't want WiFi and don't use a gym Tuckenhay Mill is great.

    Confirmed guest, 31/08/2018 05/09/2018

    Response from:

    Response on behalf of the owner; Thank you for your kind comments about Mill Lodge and fantastic facilities at the Mill. Also many thanks for being a loyal guest over so many years. We apologise that the Concept Rower was broken (now fixed and all serviced by our Professional Gym maintenance Company), there was an alternative rowing machine which you could have used. As to the WIFI this is a problem at certain times of the day when we are full, particularly when youngsters are all using it. We think the score of 5 is very unreasonable for two fairly minor matters. During this season the cottage has scored between 9 and 10 with excellent comments.
  • 6

    Rob

    Posted by anonymous

    Great location. But sadly the cottage was a let down and didn't reflect the premium price we paid. The main issue is the front room, it didn't have enough seating, needed a proper clean and modernisation. There is still an old Vhs player under the small TV. There is also a dvd player but we had to connect it up ourselves. One heater had a thick layer of dust. clearly not been wiped over for months. The front room resembles something you might find in a cheap B+B rather than a premium holiday cottage. We also found lots of fluff and dust under one bed, and more worrying two large medication tablets / capsules. It's a shame because other parts of the house are great. Also disappointing were having to bring our own towels, surely at this price you can expect some towels provided. Also the extra costs for pool and heating which are added on to the advertised price of the cottage during booking, these extras are not optional, it felt like a sneaky hidden charge.

    Confirmed guest, 26/07/2019 27/07/2019
  • 10

    l

    Posted by anonymous

    We visited Tukenhay as a 3 generation family holiday, the on site facilities were exceptional, 2 indoor pools, 1 out door, tennis courts, 2 indoor games rooms and more. The mill is set in a beautiful site with lots of on site dog walks. The local village of Cornworthy is a short walk over Corkscrew hill, with a lovely local pub. Would highly recommend as a family holiday for all ages.

    Confirmed guest, 19/07/2019 21/07/2019
  • 7

    Posted by anonymous

    No WiFi in cottage which was a major disadvantage.

    Confirmed guest, 28/06/2019 29/06/2019
  • 8

    Michael

    Posted by anonymous

    Another lovely stay at tuckenhay visiting the local area with family. We felt however that our house was in need of a thorough clean. A lot of dust around the TVs , the bathroom floors had 'paper' from the people before us and so needed a scrub/ Hoover. The downstairs bathroom radiator needs replacing .... Full of dust and in need of a paint ! Corners of floor in downstairs bathroom were dirty . We feel having paid quite a lot for the property we would expect this to have been cleaner. Also we would have expected towels to be in included in the property. A family of 4 would have to bring 8 towels to include swimming towels!! On a plus ... We were very happy to see an unexpected basket of groceries and thank you for putting our tesco delivery in as it arrived a bit early.

    Confirmed guest, 04/01/2019 06/01/2019
  • 9

    Paul

    Posted by anonymous

    Fab. Been 4 times now. Pool area fantastic. Small complaint ground floor single room had a slight smell, dog/damp? Thanks

    Confirmed guest, 07/12/2018 08/12/2018
  • 5

    Chris

    Posted by anonymous

    We have stayed at Tuckenhay Mill five times since 1999 although this was our first stay at Mill Lodge, which is a lovely property. Tuckenhay Mill has excellent swimming pools which have been well maintained. The Gym, however, is poor with sub standard and broken equipment. The only professional instrument, the Concert 2 rower, had a broken chain and was unusable. Like most people, we have come to rely on the internet for a whole range of functions so in an area with no mobile coverage a good WiFi connection is essential. The internet was only available at random for 10 or 15 minutes at a time. In 2018 I would expect a direct broadband connection to each unit but there was none at Mill Lodge. If you don't want WiFi and don't use a gym Tuckenhay Mill is great.

    Confirmed guest, 31/08/2018 05/09/2018

    Response from:

    Response on behalf of the owner; Thank you for your kind comments about Mill Lodge and fantastic facilities at the Mill. Also many thanks for being a loyal guest over so many years. We apologise that the Concept Rower was broken (now fixed and all serviced by our Professional Gym maintenance Company), there was an alternative rowing machine which you could have used. As to the WIFI this is a problem at certain times of the day when we are full, particularly when youngsters are all using it. We think the score of 5 is very unreasonable for two fairly minor matters. During this season the cottage has scored between 9 and 10 with excellent comments.
  • 6

    Rob

    Posted by anonymous

    Great location. But sadly the cottage was a let down and didn't reflect the premium price we paid. The main issue is the front room, it didn't have enough seating, needed a proper clean and modernisation. There is still an old Vhs player under the small TV. There is also a dvd player but we had to connect it up ourselves. One heater had a thick layer of dust. clearly not been wiped over for months. The front room resembles something you might find in a cheap B+B rather than a premium holiday cottage. We also found lots of fluff and dust under one bed, and more worrying two large medication tablets / capsules. It's a shame because other parts of the house are great. Also disappointing were having to bring our own towels, surely at this price you can expect some towels provided. Also the extra costs for pool and heating which are added on to the advertised price of the cottage during booking, these extras are not optional, it felt like a sneaky hidden charge.

    Confirmed guest, 26/07/2019 27/07/2019
  • 10

    l

    Posted by anonymous

    We visited Tukenhay as a 3 generation family holiday, the on site facilities were exceptional, 2 indoor pools, 1 out door, tennis courts, 2 indoor games rooms and more. The mill is set in a beautiful site with lots of on site dog walks. The local village of Cornworthy is a short walk over Corkscrew hill, with a lovely local pub. Would highly recommend as a family holiday for all ages.

    Confirmed guest, 19/07/2019 21/07/2019
  • 7

    Posted by anonymous

    No WiFi in cottage which was a major disadvantage.

    Confirmed guest, 28/06/2019 29/06/2019
  • 8

    Michael

    Posted by anonymous

    Another lovely stay at tuckenhay visiting the local area with family. We felt however that our house was in need of a thorough clean. A lot of dust around the TVs , the bathroom floors had 'paper' from the people before us and so needed a scrub/ Hoover. The downstairs bathroom radiator needs replacing .... Full of dust and in need of a paint ! Corners of floor in downstairs bathroom were dirty . We feel having paid quite a lot for the property we would expect this to have been cleaner. Also we would have expected towels to be in included in the property. A family of 4 would have to bring 8 towels to include swimming towels!! On a plus ... We were very happy to see an unexpected basket of groceries and thank you for putting our tesco delivery in as it arrived a bit early.

    Confirmed guest, 04/01/2019 06/01/2019
  • 9

    Paul

    Posted by anonymous

    Fab. Been 4 times now. Pool area fantastic. Small complaint ground floor single room had a slight smell, dog/damp? Thanks

    Confirmed guest, 07/12/2018 08/12/2018
  • 5

    Chris

    Posted by anonymous

    We have stayed at Tuckenhay Mill five times since 1999 although this was our first stay at Mill Lodge, which is a lovely property. Tuckenhay Mill has excellent swimming pools which have been well maintained. The Gym, however, is poor with sub standard and broken equipment. The only professional instrument, the Concert 2 rower, had a broken chain and was unusable. Like most people, we have come to rely on the internet for a whole range of functions so in an area with no mobile coverage a good WiFi connection is essential. The internet was only available at random for 10 or 15 minutes at a time. In 2018 I would expect a direct broadband connection to each unit but there was none at Mill Lodge. If you don't want WiFi and don't use a gym Tuckenhay Mill is great.

    Confirmed guest, 31/08/2018 05/09/2018

    Response from:

    Response on behalf of the owner; Thank you for your kind comments about Mill Lodge and fantastic facilities at the Mill. Also many thanks for being a loyal guest over so many years. We apologise that the Concept Rower was broken (now fixed and all serviced by our Professional Gym maintenance Company), there was an alternative rowing machine which you could have used. As to the WIFI this is a problem at certain times of the day when we are full, particularly when youngsters are all using it. We think the score of 5 is very unreasonable for two fairly minor matters. During this season the cottage has scored between 9 and 10 with excellent comments.
  • 6

    Rob

    Posted by anonymous

    Great location. But sadly the cottage was a let down and didn't reflect the premium price we paid. The main issue is the front room, it didn't have enough seating, needed a proper clean and modernisation. There is still an old Vhs player under the small TV. There is also a dvd player but we had to connect it up ourselves. One heater had a thick layer of dust. clearly not been wiped over for months. The front room resembles something you might find in a cheap B+B rather than a premium holiday cottage. We also found lots of fluff and dust under one bed, and more worrying two large medication tablets / capsules. It's a shame because other parts of the house are great. Also disappointing were having to bring our own towels, surely at this price you can expect some towels provided. Also the extra costs for pool and heating which are added on to the advertised price of the cottage during booking, these extras are not optional, it felt like a sneaky hidden charge.

    Confirmed guest, 26/07/2019 27/07/2019
  • 10

    l

    Posted by anonymous

    We visited Tukenhay as a 3 generation family holiday, the on site facilities were exceptional, 2 indoor pools, 1 out door, tennis courts, 2 indoor games rooms and more. The mill is set in a beautiful site with lots of on site dog walks. The local village of Cornworthy is a short walk over Corkscrew hill, with a lovely local pub. Would highly recommend as a family holiday for all ages.

    Confirmed guest, 19/07/2019 21/07/2019
  • 7

    Posted by anonymous

    No WiFi in cottage which was a major disadvantage.

    Confirmed guest, 28/06/2019 29/06/2019
  • 8

    Michael

    Posted by anonymous

    Another lovely stay at tuckenhay visiting the local area with family. We felt however that our house was in need of a thorough clean. A lot of dust around the TVs , the bathroom floors had 'paper' from the people before us and so needed a scrub/ Hoover. The downstairs bathroom radiator needs replacing .... Full of dust and in need of a paint ! Corners of floor in downstairs bathroom were dirty . We feel having paid quite a lot for the property we would expect this to have been cleaner. Also we would have expected towels to be in included in the property. A family of 4 would have to bring 8 towels to include swimming towels!! On a plus ... We were very happy to see an unexpected basket of groceries and thank you for putting our tesco delivery in as it arrived a bit early.

    Confirmed guest, 04/01/2019 06/01/2019
  • 9

    Paul

    Posted by anonymous

    Fab. Been 4 times now. Pool area fantastic. Small complaint ground floor single room had a slight smell, dog/damp? Thanks

    Confirmed guest, 07/12/2018 08/12/2018
  • 5

    Chris

    Posted by anonymous

    We have stayed at Tuckenhay Mill five times since 1999 although this was our first stay at Mill Lodge, which is a lovely property. Tuckenhay Mill has excellent swimming pools which have been well maintained. The Gym, however, is poor with sub standard and broken equipment. The only professional instrument, the Concert 2 rower, had a broken chain and was unusable. Like most people, we have come to rely on the internet for a whole range of functions so in an area with no mobile coverage a good WiFi connection is essential. The internet was only available at random for 10 or 15 minutes at a time. In 2018 I would expect a direct broadband connection to each unit but there was none at Mill Lodge. If you don't want WiFi and don't use a gym Tuckenhay Mill is great.

    Confirmed guest, 31/08/2018 05/09/2018

    Response from:

    Response on behalf of the owner; Thank you for your kind comments about Mill Lodge and fantastic facilities at the Mill. Also many thanks for being a loyal guest over so many years. We apologise that the Concept Rower was broken (now fixed and all serviced by our Professional Gym maintenance Company), there was an alternative rowing machine which you could have used. As to the WIFI this is a problem at certain times of the day when we are full, particularly when youngsters are all using it. We think the score of 5 is very unreasonable for two fairly minor matters. During this season the cottage has scored between 9 and 10 with excellent comments.
  • 6

    Rob

    Posted by anonymous

    Great location. But sadly the cottage was a let down and didn't reflect the premium price we paid. The main issue is the front room, it didn't have enough seating, needed a proper clean and modernisation. There is still an old Vhs player under the small TV. There is also a dvd player but we had to connect it up ourselves. One heater had a thick layer of dust. clearly not been wiped over for months. The front room resembles something you might find in a cheap B+B rather than a premium holiday cottage. We also found lots of fluff and dust under one bed, and more worrying two large medication tablets / capsules. It's a shame because other parts of the house are great. Also disappointing were having to bring our own towels, surely at this price you can expect some towels provided. Also the extra costs for pool and heating which are added on to the advertised price of the cottage during booking, these extras are not optional, it felt like a sneaky hidden charge.

    Confirmed guest, 26/07/2019 27/07/2019
  • 10

    l

    Posted by anonymous

    We visited Tukenhay as a 3 generation family holiday, the on site facilities were exceptional, 2 indoor pools, 1 out door, tennis courts, 2 indoor games rooms and more. The mill is set in a beautiful site with lots of on site dog walks. The local village of Cornworthy is a short walk over Corkscrew hill, with a lovely local pub. Would highly recommend as a family holiday for all ages.

    Confirmed guest, 19/07/2019 21/07/2019
  • 7

    Posted by anonymous

    No WiFi in cottage which was a major disadvantage.

    Confirmed guest, 28/06/2019 29/06/2019
  • 8

    Michael

    Posted by anonymous

    Another lovely stay at tuckenhay visiting the local area with family. We felt however that our house was in need of a thorough clean. A lot of dust around the TVs , the bathroom floors had 'paper' from the people before us and so needed a scrub/ Hoover. The downstairs bathroom radiator needs replacing .... Full of dust and in need of a paint ! Corners of floor in downstairs bathroom were dirty . We feel having paid quite a lot for the property we would expect this to have been cleaner. Also we would have expected towels to be in included in the property. A family of 4 would have to bring 8 towels to include swimming towels!! On a plus ... We were very happy to see an unexpected basket of groceries and thank you for putting our tesco delivery in as it arrived a bit early.

    Confirmed guest, 04/01/2019 06/01/2019
  • 9

    Paul

    Posted by anonymous

    Fab. Been 4 times now. Pool area fantastic. Small complaint ground floor single room had a slight smell, dog/damp? Thanks

    Confirmed guest, 07/12/2018 08/12/2018
  • 5

    Chris

    Posted by anonymous

    We have stayed at Tuckenhay Mill five times since 1999 although this was our first stay at Mill Lodge, which is a lovely property. Tuckenhay Mill has excellent swimming pools which have been well maintained. The Gym, however, is poor with sub standard and broken equipment. The only professional instrument, the Concert 2 rower, had a broken chain and was unusable. Like most people, we have come to rely on the internet for a whole range of functions so in an area with no mobile coverage a good WiFi connection is essential. The internet was only available at random for 10 or 15 minutes at a time. In 2018 I would expect a direct broadband connection to each unit but there was none at Mill Lodge. If you don't want WiFi and don't use a gym Tuckenhay Mill is great.

    Confirmed guest, 31/08/2018 05/09/2018

    Response from:

    Response on behalf of the owner; Thank you for your kind comments about Mill Lodge and fantastic facilities at the Mill. Also many thanks for being a loyal guest over so many years. We apologise that the Concept Rower was broken (now fixed and all serviced by our Professional Gym maintenance Company), there was an alternative rowing machine which you could have used. As to the WIFI this is a problem at certain times of the day when we are full, particularly when youngsters are all using it. We think the score of 5 is very unreasonable for two fairly minor matters. During this season the cottage has scored between 9 and 10 with excellent comments.
  • 6

    Rob

    Posted by anonymous

    Great location. But sadly the cottage was a let down and didn't reflect the premium price we paid. The main issue is the front room, it didn't have enough seating, needed a proper clean and modernisation. There is still an old Vhs player under the small TV. There is also a dvd player but we had to connect it up ourselves. One heater had a thick layer of dust. clearly not been wiped over for months. The front room resembles something you might find in a cheap B+B rather than a premium holiday cottage. We also found lots of fluff and dust under one bed, and more worrying two large medication tablets / capsules. It's a shame because other parts of the house are great. Also disappointing were having to bring our own towels, surely at this price you can expect some towels provided. Also the extra costs for pool and heating which are added on to the advertised price of the cottage during booking, these extras are not optional, it felt like a sneaky hidden charge.

    Confirmed guest, 26/07/2019 27/07/2019
  • 10

    l

    Posted by anonymous

    We visited Tukenhay as a 3 generation family holiday, the on site facilities were exceptional, 2 indoor pools, 1 out door, tennis courts, 2 indoor games rooms and more. The mill is set in a beautiful site with lots of on site dog walks. The local village of Cornworthy is a short walk over Corkscrew hill, with a lovely local pub. Would highly recommend as a family holiday for all ages.

    Confirmed guest, 19/07/2019 21/07/2019
  • 7

    Posted by anonymous

    No WiFi in cottage which was a major disadvantage.

    Confirmed guest, 28/06/2019 29/06/2019
  • 8

    Michael

    Posted by anonymous

    Another lovely stay at tuckenhay visiting the local area with family. We felt however that our house was in need of a thorough clean. A lot of dust around the TVs , the bathroom floors had 'paper' from the people before us and so needed a scrub/ Hoover. The downstairs bathroom radiator needs replacing .... Full of dust and in need of a paint ! Corners of floor in downstairs bathroom were dirty . We feel having paid quite a lot for the property we would expect this to have been cleaner. Also we would have expected towels to be in included in the property. A family of 4 would have to bring 8 towels to include swimming towels!! On a plus ... We were very happy to see an unexpected basket of groceries and thank you for putting our tesco delivery in as it arrived a bit early.

    Confirmed guest, 04/01/2019 06/01/2019
  • 9

    Paul

    Posted by anonymous

    Fab. Been 4 times now. Pool area fantastic. Small complaint ground floor single room had a slight smell, dog/damp? Thanks

    Confirmed guest, 07/12/2018 08/12/2018
  • 5

    Chris

    Posted by anonymous

    We have stayed at Tuckenhay Mill five times since 1999 although this was our first stay at Mill Lodge, which is a lovely property. Tuckenhay Mill has excellent swimming pools which have been well maintained. The Gym, however, is poor with sub standard and broken equipment. The only professional instrument, the Concert 2 rower, had a broken chain and was unusable. Like most people, we have come to rely on the internet for a whole range of functions so in an area with no mobile coverage a good WiFi connection is essential. The internet was only available at random for 10 or 15 minutes at a time. In 2018 I would expect a direct broadband connection to each unit but there was none at Mill Lodge. If you don't want WiFi and don't use a gym Tuckenhay Mill is great.

    Confirmed guest, 31/08/2018 05/09/2018

    Response from:

    Response on behalf of the owner; Thank you for your kind comments about Mill Lodge and fantastic facilities at the Mill. Also many thanks for being a loyal guest over so many years. We apologise that the Concept Rower was broken (now fixed and all serviced by our Professional Gym maintenance Company), there was an alternative rowing machine which you could have used. As to the WIFI this is a problem at certain times of the day when we are full, particularly when youngsters are all using it. We think the score of 5 is very unreasonable for two fairly minor matters. During this season the cottage has scored between 9 and 10 with excellent comments.
  • 6

    Rob

    Posted by anonymous

    Great location. But sadly the cottage was a let down and didn't reflect the premium price we paid. The main issue is the front room, it didn't have enough seating, needed a proper clean and modernisation. There is still an old Vhs player under the small TV. There is also a dvd player but we had to connect it up ourselves. One heater had a thick layer of dust. clearly not been wiped over for months. The front room resembles something you might find in a cheap B+B rather than a premium holiday cottage. We also found lots of fluff and dust under one bed, and more worrying two large medication tablets / capsules. It's a shame because other parts of the house are great. Also disappointing were having to bring our own towels, surely at this price you can expect some towels provided. Also the extra costs for pool and heating which are added on to the advertised price of the cottage during booking, these extras are not optional, it felt like a sneaky hidden charge.

    Confirmed guest, 26/07/2019 27/07/2019
  • 10

    l

    Posted by anonymous

    We visited Tukenhay as a 3 generation family holiday, the on site facilities were exceptional, 2 indoor pools, 1 out door, tennis courts, 2 indoor games rooms and more. The mill is set in a beautiful site with lots of on site dog walks. The local village of Cornworthy is a short walk over Corkscrew hill, with a lovely local pub. Would highly recommend as a family holiday for all ages.

    Confirmed guest, 19/07/2019 21/07/2019
  • 7

    Posted by anonymous

    No WiFi in cottage which was a major disadvantage.

    Confirmed guest, 28/06/2019 29/06/2019
  • 8

    Michael

    Posted by anonymous

    Another lovely stay at tuckenhay visiting the local area with family. We felt however that our house was in need of a thorough clean. A lot of dust around the TVs , the bathroom floors had 'paper' from the people before us and so needed a scrub/ Hoover. The downstairs bathroom radiator needs replacing .... Full of dust and in need of a paint ! Corners of floor in downstairs bathroom were dirty . We feel having paid quite a lot for the property we would expect this to have been cleaner. Also we would have expected towels to be in included in the property. A family of 4 would have to bring 8 towels to include swimming towels!! On a plus ... We were very happy to see an unexpected basket of groceries and thank you for putting our tesco delivery in as it arrived a bit early.

    Confirmed guest, 04/01/2019 06/01/2019
  • 9

    Paul

    Posted by anonymous

    Fab. Been 4 times now. Pool area fantastic. Small complaint ground floor single room had a slight smell, dog/damp? Thanks

    Confirmed guest, 07/12/2018 08/12/2018
  • 5

    Chris

    Posted by anonymous

    We have stayed at Tuckenhay Mill five times since 1999 although this was our first stay at Mill Lodge, which is a lovely property. Tuckenhay Mill has excellent swimming pools which have been well maintained. The Gym, however, is poor with sub standard and broken equipment. The only professional instrument, the Concert 2 rower, had a broken chain and was unusable. Like most people, we have come to rely on the internet for a whole range of functions so in an area with no mobile coverage a good WiFi connection is essential. The internet was only available at random for 10 or 15 minutes at a time. In 2018 I would expect a direct broadband connection to each unit but there was none at Mill Lodge. If you don't want WiFi and don't use a gym Tuckenhay Mill is great.

    Confirmed guest, 31/08/2018 05/09/2018

    Response from:

    Response on behalf of the owner; Thank you for your kind comments about Mill Lodge and fantastic facilities at the Mill. Also many thanks for being a loyal guest over so many years. We apologise that the Concept Rower was broken (now fixed and all serviced by our Professional Gym maintenance Company), there was an alternative rowing machine which you could have used. As to the WIFI this is a problem at certain times of the day when we are full, particularly when youngsters are all using it. We think the score of 5 is very unreasonable for two fairly minor matters. During this season the cottage has scored between 9 and 10 with excellent comments.
8.1 out of 10 – based on 11 reviews collected by ReeVoo
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