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CONTEMPORARY GLASS FRONTED LAKESIDE VILLA, WITH ON-SITE LUXURY SPA !

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Sleeps10
Bedrooms 5
Bathrooms3
Separate WC's1
Property type house
Minimum Stay 2 - 7 nights

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CONTEMPORARY GLASS FRONTED LAKESIDE VILLA, WITH ON-SITE LUXURY SPA !

Photos and Description of this 5 bedroom holiday home in Lower Mill Estate - Muntjac Lodge, Lower Mill Est.

5 Bedroom Luxury Villa - Perfect for Families & Larger Group - Sleeps 10+2 Cots

Muntjac Lodge is a large 5 bedroom detached vacation villa, offering spacious accommodation, arranged over 3 floors, with 3 levels of outside living space. - Sleeps 10 + 2 x Cots

Situated on a freshwater lake, this impressive property is in the modernist vernacular and benefits from an abundance of full height, full width, panoramic glazing - affording fantastic views across the lake and a wonderful light and airy feel to all of the living areas.

'The cantor levered deck areas appear to “float” across the lake as they are cleverly suspended away from the main structure and towards the lake itself, giving you the impression of almost sitting over the lake!'

With a palette of sharp cream render, intricate zinc finishes and expansive panoramic glazing, the lodge is a real head turner and has all of the potential to become a modern classic!

The lounge is located on the top floor, providing wonderful elevated views across the lake, nature reserve and beyond.

Large outdoor terrace areas are fully adorned with high quality outside furniture and are simply ideal for alfresco dinning, pre-dinner drinks on the terrace and BBQ's.

Located lakeside on Howells Mere Lake and benefitting from its enviable south west facing aspect, this property offers a truly unique and luxurious holiday experience.

With lots of separate terrace areas to make the most of the fantastic views and an unbeatable location, Muntjac Lodge really is the ultimate in luxury accommodation.

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Suitability:
  • wheelchair inaccessible
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
  • pets not allowed
  • Long-term Renters Welcome

Luxury Holiday (Cotswolds) Ltd.

Tim Haywood - Property Manager

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Hello! - Great that you stopped by to take a wee peek at our luxury holiday villas, thank you for your interest - I am rather flattered!

Unfortunately I am not actually the owner of Muntjac Lodge, I really wish I was!! - The lodge is owned by a good friend of mine & we are absolutely delighted to be marketing this really special property.

So let me share with you a little about the uniqueness that is the Lower Mill Estate.

WARNING: Reading in could seriously change your holiday habits!

Tim Haywood - Property Manager purchased this house in 2012

Muntjac Lodge is a unique holiday villa, situated on the prestigious Lower Mill Estate, the UK's first and as far as I am aware, only, residential nature reserve.

The estate is a real haven of peace and tranquillity and in my opinion, the perfect antidote to the stresses + demands of everyday life and forgive me for perhaps being presumptuous, but I do think you are going to absolutely love it!

The estate consists of over 550-acres of unspoilt countryside, with 8 beautiful lakes to explore. It is also pretty flat, which makes for some lovely walks & cycle routes.

All of our holiday homes are just a few minutes walk from the award winning onsite Luxury Spa facility, set at the very heart of the estate. The spa itself consists of a luxury slate lined (heated) indoor & outdoor pools, sauna, steam room and fully equipped gymnasium.

There is also the UK's only Eco_pool, a naturally filtered outdoor plunge pool, which is a total blast, if not a little on the cold side.

There is lots to do in the local area, as the estate is located at the very heart of the Cotswolds Water Park, an area of outstanding natural beauty.

Sleeps10
Bedrooms 5
Bathrooms3
Separate WC's1
Property type house
Minimum Stay 2 - 7 nights
Prior to paying a reservation deposit, always verify payment instructions by calling the number on this listing.
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Reviews

Reviews for this holiday house rental in Lower Mill Estate, United Kingdom

Contemporary Glass Fronted Lakeside Villa, With On-site Luxury Spa !
average rating of 5.0 based on 7 reviews
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Contemporary Glass Fronted Lakeside Villa, With On-site Luxury Spa !
http://www.homeaway.co.uk/p1159535
+44 01285 615 615
Lower Mill Estate Cotswold district
Owner Submitted Review
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“Excellent property and great setting!”

  • Review Submitted: 28-Nov-2013
  • Date of Stay: Nov 2013
“4 couples and 3 young children (aged 2, 3 & 4) all stayed for the weekend at Muntjac Lodge. The place was ideal for a group gathering with an open plan lounge, dining area and kitchen. The rooms were in great condition and exactly as described on the website. We had one minor issue in that there was no iPod docking station in our property but when I told Jamie (Guest Relations) he went out to a local supermarket and bought one with his own money! Great service and exactly what you expect for the price and quality of the property. The Spa is of excellent standard with an indoor pool, sauna and steam room. The only thing the property lacked was Wi-Fi and Sky TV (apparently this is because the signal is poor in the area but it does come in useful for men to watch sport!!) We all discussed making the weekend an annual event and we would be hard-pressed to find a more suitable location. We just might need a larger Lodge as there may be more kids next time!”

Reviewed by Speno11, from Worcester - Posted & Verified on Trip Advisor™ 26th November 2013
Helpful votes: 8/8
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Contemporary Glass Fronted Lakeside Villa, With On-site Luxury Spa !
http://www.homeaway.co.uk/p1159535
+44 01285 615 615
Lower Mill Estate Cotswold district
Owner Submitted Review
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“Incredible luxury Cotswolds lakeside retreat!”

  • Review Submitted: 27-Nov-2013
  • Date of Stay: Nov 2013
“Stayed for 2 nights at this incredible Cotswolds lakeside lodge. Booking was straightforward, Tim incredibly helpful and always available for questions. We were met on arrival by Jamie who was equally helpful and friendly. Really nice to be met and given tips and hints on the area and house itself. The development itself is unbelievable, quite simply like nothing I have seen before. A gated community in the Cotswolds with incredible houses around a series of lakes with stunning views. Incredibly beautiful and tranquil, with its own spa with indoor pool, steam room sauna and outdoor eco pool! Muntjac lodge itself was stunning. Ground floor has one twin room (with beds that can easily be pushed together) and two double rooms (one with ensuite). Both these rooms open out onto a large wooden balcony which overlooks a small area of water. Super relaxing. Upstairs is the showpiece, an open plan lounge/kitchen with tall ceilings and floor to ceiling windows. This overlooks a large lake beyond and opens out onto a second balcony. Great for entertaining larger groups (we had a group of ten for a family birthday). Kitchen is well equipped (however if you're planning extensive meals for large groups it may be an idea to bring some of your own equipment.) Master bedroom is on the 3rd floor, with a wonderful walk-in wardrobe and dressing area, and has a window looking out onto the lounge below and lake beyond. Simply amazing. This really is the ideal family getaway. A beautiful house with ample space and the ultimate wow factor, on a beautiful site with its own spa. We will absolutely be coming back. Thanks again Tim and Jamie for a truly incredible weekend!”

Reviewed by PhilB, from Bristol - Posted & Verified on Trip Advisor™ 27th November 2013
Helpful votes: 9/9
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Contemporary Glass Fronted Lakeside Villa, With On-site Luxury Spa !
http://www.homeaway.co.uk/p1159535
+44 01285 615 615
Lower Mill Estate Cotswold district
5

Great Property

  • 5 out of 5
  • Review Submitted: 17-Nov-2013
  • Date of Stay: Oct 2013
We booked the Muntjac for a last minute mid week break for a family get together, we were celebrating a 70th birthday and hence wanted somewhere special to mark the occasion. We stumbled on Mutjac Lodge and made an enquiry to the property manger, tim Haywood, he responded to us within 45 minutes of our enquiry and we proceeded to make a booking through their website. The whole process was very professional and we I was most impressed. The bar was now set pretty high and I did wonder if the lodge would live up to the description and the experience to date.. On arrival, we were stunned with the property, it is in the most idyllic part of the estate, very private, with far reaching views of the nature reserve and the lake, with no other houses to mar the view, most incredible! The house is stunning, it looks like there has been a lot of money spend on it with lots of very special touches like fully folding patio doors, marble bathrooms and generally very high standard fittings and furniture. We had a most fantastic break, full of wonderful memories and the house was the prefect setting for our family celebration. The Spa is also five star luxury, lovely swimming pools and superb facilities. I think we hit the jackpot with this one. Highly recommend property, the only critism would be that we had to pay extra for the onsite wifi, which would have been nice if it had been included.
Owner's Response: Many thanks for the great review !
Helpful votes: 7/7
business
Contemporary Glass Fronted Lakeside Villa, With On-site Luxury Spa !
http://www.homeaway.co.uk/p1159535
+44 01285 615 615
Lower Mill Estate Cotswold district
Owner Submitted Review
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“Great location on the lake..."

“Great location on the lake..."
  • Review Submitted: 11-Nov-2013
  • Date of Stay: Nov 2013
“Great location on the lake and all together first class”

“This property has probably one of the best locations on the entire estate, with totally uninterrupted views, very, very peaceful and quite magical. We stayed with some friends based in the Midlands and this place was the ideal half way point for us both. We thoroughly enjoyed spending our evenings on the top floor private balcony with a nice glass of wine, taking in the views and listening to the wildlife - it was actually quite a surreal experience, but one which I would highly recommend – the perfect antidote to city life ! Truly wonderful property and a very enjoyable mini style break, with great thanks and we do hope to see you again soon, Clare & Steve Barr.”

Reviewed by cbarr333, from London - Posted & Verified on Trip Advisor™ 9th November 2013
Helpful votes: 8/8
business
Contemporary Glass Fronted Lakeside Villa, With On-site Luxury Spa !
http://www.homeaway.co.uk/p1159535
+44 01285 615 615
Lower Mill Estate Cotswold district
Owner Submitted Review
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“Very impressed”

  • Review Submitted: 11-Nov-2013
  • Date of Stay: Nov 2013
“Very impressed”

“Muntjac is a very impressive house & the Lower Mill Estate a great location for a UK short break, we would have no hesitation in recommending either.”

Reviewed by N Roberts, from The Midlands - Posted & Verified on Trip Advisor™ 8th November 2013
Helpful votes: 8/8
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Location

Nearest Train
4 Kilometres
Kemble Station -3 miles or Cheltenham 15 miles
Nearest Motorway
6 Kilometres
M5 - Junction 11a
Nearest Beach
0.5 Kilometres
Kemble Country Park - Manmade, but fun !
Nearest Barpub
1 Kilometres
The Bakers Arms - Less than 1 mile away
Nearest Golf
4 Kilometres
Oaksy 9 Hole - Around 3 miles away
Nearest Restaurant
1 Kilometres
The Bakers Arms - Less than 1 mile away
Car: recommended

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- The Lower Mill Estate | Residential Nature Reserve with onsite Luxury Spa - The Cotswolds.

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Muntjac Lodge is located in the prestigious Lower Mill Estate, residential nature reserve & private gated community within the cotswolds.

Lower Mill is an award winning community of sustainable vacation homes, set in a private 550-acre reserve in the heart of the Cotswolds.

Surrounded by beautiful untouched woodland, our homes are located around 8 lakes on the estate & all are within a few minutes walk from the onsite world class Luxury Spa facility, which is at the centre of the estate.

There are many pretty cotswold villages to explore from the estate including Bibury, Stow on the Wold, Bourton on the Water & Broadway. In short, you'll find our luxury holiday lodges are the perfect place to relax, unwind and explore the cotswolds.

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The Lower Mill Estate is situated 4 miles from Cirencester, the gateway to the cotswolds in Gloucestershire. The regency town of Cheltenham Spa is only 18 miles away, and the beautiful city of Bath just 25 miles away.

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Availability & Rates

Rental rates for this holiday house in Lower Mill Estate, Cotswold district

Rental Basis:
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Rental rates quoted in:
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Rental Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event Rate Minimum Stay
 
- EASTER
4 Apr 2014 - 17 Apr 2014
Changeover Day: Friday
£432
Fri,Sat,Sun
£1,895
3 nights
 
 
- April'14
18 Apr 2014 - 30 Apr 2014
Changeover Day: Friday
£298
Fri,Sat,Sun
£1,095
2 nights
 
 
- May'14
1 May 2014 - 22 May 2014
Changeover Day: Friday
£332
Fri,Sat,Sun
£1,395
2 nights
 
 
- May'14 HALF TERM
23 May 2014 - 30 May 2014
Changeover Day: Friday
£432
Fri,Sat,Sun
£1,895
3 nights
 
 
- June'14
31 May 2014 - 30 Jun 2014
Changeover Day: Friday
£398
Fri,Sat,Sun
£1,495
3 nights
 
 
- July'14
1 Jul 2014 - 17 Jul 2014
Changeover Day: Friday
£398
Fri,Sat,Sun
£1,495
3 nights
 
 
- July'14 SCHOOL HOLIDAYS
18 Jul 2014 - 31 Jul 2014
Changeover Day: Friday
£465
Fri,Sat,Sun
£1,995
3 nights
 
 
- August'14
1 Aug 2014 - 31 Aug 2014
Changeover Day: Friday
£465
Fri,Sat,Sun
£1,995
3 nights
 
 
- September'14
1 Sep 2014 - 30 Sep 2014
Changeover Day: Friday
£332
Fri,Sat,Sun
£1,395
2 nights
 
 
- October'14
1 Oct 2014 - 16 Oct 2014
Changeover Day: Friday
£332
Fri,Sat,Sun
£1,395
2 nights
 
 
- November'14
1 Nov 2014 - 30 Nov 2014
Changeover Day: Friday
£332
Fri,Sat,Sun
£1,395
2 nights
 
 
- December'14
1 Dec 2014 - 18 Dec 2014
Changeover Day: Friday
£332
Fri,Sat,Sun
£1,395
2 nights
 
 
- Christmas Week 2014
19 Dec 2014 - 26 Dec 2014
Changeover Day: Friday
£2,195
7 nights
 
 
- New Year Week 2014
27 Dec 2014 - 6 Jan 2015
Changeover Day: Friday
£2,395
7 nights
 
 
My Standard Rate

Changeover Day: Friday
£325
£450
Fri,Sat,Sun
3 nights
 

Additional information about rental rates

Winter Heating Supplement (October - March inc,) £35.00
Booking Fee £39.50
2 NIGHT WEEKEND "MINI" BREAKS:

- Please DEDUCT £ 50 - £ 75 from the FULL COST of the 3 NIGHT break, for a 2 Night WEEKEND MINI Break.

- Please DO NOT just multiply the nightly cost by 2, as this will give an inaccurate rate for the 2 nights.

CHECK IN & DEPARTURE TIMES:

Arrival time of 16:00 & departure time of 10:00am.

SORRY WE ARE STRICTLY UNABLE TO ACCOMMODATE 'STAG' or 'HEN' PARTY GROUPS
Notes CREDIT & DEBIT CARDS:

We accept all major credit & debit cards - surcharges do apply.

DEPOSIT & PAYMENT TERMS:

The deposit payment is payable at the time of booking & is calculated at:

- £300 for weekend & mid-week holidays
- £500 for weekly & bank holiday & half term holidays

The full balance is due for payment 12 weeks prior to your holiday start date.
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Facilities

Accommodation and facilities for this holiday house in Lower Mill Estate in Cotswold district

Property Type:
  • house
Forms of Payment:
  • accepts credit card
Meals:
  • Self-catering
Floor Area:
  • 220 m²
Location Type:
  • rural
  • village
  • waterfront
Theme:
  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Farm Holidays
  • Historic
  • Holiday Complex
  • Luxury
  • Romantic
  • Spa
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions
General:
  • Wood Stove ...
  • Internet ...
  • Heating ...
  • Linens Provided ...
  • Towels Provided ...
  • Washing Machine
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Parking ...
  • Living Room ...
  • Fitness Room / Equipment ...
  • Hair Dryer
  • Iron & Board
Kitchen:
  • Oven ...
  • Dishwasher ...
  • Hob ...
  • Kitchen ...
  • Refrigerator ...
  • Microwave
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Coffee Maker
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining Area
  • Dining ...
  • Child's Highchair
  • seating for 11 people
Bathrooms:
  • 3 Bathrooms
  • 1 Separate WC
  • Bathroom 2 (Ground Floor Ensuite) - Toilet , Shower Enclosure , Ground floor master ensuite bathroom.
    Bathroom 1 (Ground Floor Family Bathroom) - Toilet , Bath (no shower) , Ground floor family bathroom.
    Bathroom 3 (1st Floor WC) - Toilet , First Floor WC
    Bathroom 4 (Master Ensuite) - Toilet , Shower Enclosure , Bath (no shower) , Master ensuite bathroom, with bath & separate shower
  • All of the bathrooms in this bespoke lodge are finished to in excess of 5* hotel standards. All are tiled in beautiful travertine natural slate wall tiles, with top of the range fittings. Sheer luxury and we would suggest, probably the best standard on any self catering accommodation.
Bedrooms:
  • 5 Bedrooms, Sleeps 10
  • Bedroom 4 (Twin) - 2 Single Bed , First floor - Twin bedroom, next to the family bathroom
    Bedroom 1 (Lakeside Master) - 1 Cot , 1 Double Bed , Ground floor - Master bedroom, with ensuite and lake views.
    Bedroom 2 (Lakeside) - 1 Cot , 1 Double Bed , Ground floor - Double bedroom, with lake views.
    Bedroom 3 (Ground Floor Double) - 1 Double Bed , Ground floor double bedroom, opposite the family bathroom
    Bedroom 5 (Top Floor Bedroom Suite) - 1 Large Double Bed , 1 Cot , Top floor master bedroom suite dressing room & bathroom
  • 2 x Amazing Lake View bedrooms, with direct access to your very own private terrace area. Huge top floor master bedroom suite, separate dressing room, with to die for ensuite wet area.
Entertainment:
  • Television
  • DVD Player
  • Video Games
  • Stereo
  • Music Library
  • Games
Outside:
  • Veranda
  • Tennis
  • Boat
  • Kayak / Canoe
  • Water Sports Gear ...
  • Barbecue ...
  • Terrace ...
Suitability:
  • wheelchair inaccessible
  • children welcome ...
  • non smoking only ...
  • pets not allowed ...
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
Pool / Spa:
  • Communal Pool ...
  • Hot Tub ...
  • Sauna ...
  • Indoor Pool
  • Heated Pool
Onsite Services:
  • Concierge
  • Massage
  • Private Chef
  • Staff
Attractions:
  • autumn foliage
  • forests
  • museums
  • playground
  • pond
  • recreation centre
  • restaurants
  • water parks
Leisure Activities:
  • bird watching
  • eco tourism
  • horse riding
  • paddle boating
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness centre
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
  • Babysitter
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • equestrian events
  • fishing
  • fly fishing
  • golf
  • golf pass optional
  • jet skiing
  • mountain biking
  • rafting
  • sailing
  • surfing
  • tennis
  • water skiing
  • water tubing
Notes:
Muntjac Lodge is a beautiful & luxurious holiday villa of the very highest standards. It occupies an enviable location on the Howells Mere Lake (beautiful sunsets) and is quite literally a 3 minutes walk from the on-site Luxury Spa complex. - - The Lower Mill Estate | Residential Nature Reserve with onsite Luxury Spa - The Cotswolds. - Muntjac Lodge is located in the prestigious Lower Mill Estate, residential nature reserve & private gated community within the cotswolds. Lower Mill is an award winning community of sustainable vacation homes, set in a private 550-acre reserve in the heart of the Cotswolds. -
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