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Pretty Georgian Cottage In Beautiful Bathford On The Outskirts Of Bath

People3
Bedrooms 2
Bathrooms1
Property type cottage
Minimum Stay 2 - 3 nights

Overview

About the property

Quirky, Comfortable And Stylish 2 Bedroomed Bath Stone Cottage

First we fell in love with this beautiful, friendly village, and then we found our lovely little cottage with its quirky, sunlit rooms. Just 3 miles from central bath and all it has to offer, no. 33 is a wonderful place to stay. Built in 1751 of local bath stone but now offering the creature comforts of modern day living, the cottage is well equipped and comfortably furnished and is a delight to come home to.

There are countryside walks from the house and a regular bus service into bath if you want to leave the car at home. It is just a short stroll to either the community shop and café or the local pub both of which offer a truly warm welcome and excellent food. For the more adventurous it is possible to join the kennett and avon canal towpath nearby and walk into the centre of bath.

Whether you come to our cottage to enjoy the many cultural delights of the city of bath and its fabulous shops or to relax and explore the gorgeous cotswold countryside you will understand why we fell in love with bathford and no 33.

Groundfloor

Kitchen

Living room with woodburner

Dining room

First floor

Master bedroom with king size bed

Second bedroom with small double

Bathroom with shower, hand basin and w.C.

Outside

Sunny, south facing garden with terraced seating areas and lovely views

Free, unrestricted parking in front of the house

More Details

Owner
Fiona Hall
Member since: 2014
Speaks English, French
Response time:
Within a few hours
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
19 October, 2017

Why Fiona Hall chose Bath & North East Somerset

We love coming here and have been made so welcome by everyone we have met. Houses are only seldom available as very few people choose to leave this lovely village so we were delighted to find No.33 and look forward to many more happy times in Bathford.

What makes this cottage unique

We love the fact we can hop on a bus and enjoy the trip into Bath with no parking or traffic worries. With the pub at the bottom of the road and the great village shop and cafe we can forget about the car if we want to.

There are just so many things to do it will be a long time before we get round to them all.

Facilities

Accommodation and facilities for this holiday cottage in Bath in Bath and North East Somerset

Property Type:
  • cottage
Meals:
  • Self-catering
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 3
  • pets not allowed
  • non smoking only
Location Type:
  • village
Theme:
  • Away From It All
  • Historic
  • Romantic
  • Spa
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions
General:
  • Fireplace
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Parking
  • Towels Provided
  • Wood Stove
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils ...
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Hob
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining
  • Dining Room
  • seating for 4 people
Bathrooms:
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Bathroom 1 - Toilet , Shower Enclosure
  • Newly fitted Bathroom on first floor with Shower, washbasin and w.c.
Bedrooms:
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 3
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 Extra Lg. Double Bed , King Size
    Bedroom 2 - 1 Double Bed , Small double 4' bed with access on one side only
  • Spacious Master Bedroom with King size bed Second Bedroom with 4' Double bed - access on one side only
Entertainment:
  • Books
  • DVD Player
  • Games
  • Stereo
  • Television ...
Outside:
  • Terrace
  • Garden
  • Outdoor Furniture
Suitability:
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Attractions:
  • arboretum
  • autumn foliage
  • botanical garden
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • festivals
  • library
  • live theatre
  • museums
  • recreation centre
  • restaurants
Leisure Activities:
  • bird watching
  • horse riding
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • Babysitter
  • fitness centre
  • groceries
  • laundrette - serviced
  • massage therapist
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • golf
  • mountain biking
  • swimming
Notes:
Our housekeeper offers a washing and ironing service

Reviews

Excellent! 4.4/5 -
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Pretty Georgian Cottage In Beautiful Bathford On The Outskirts Of Bath
average rating of 4.4333334 based on 30 reviews
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Disappointing

  • 3 of 5

The cottage is actually on a busy main road and so is quite noisy. The only garden area is to the front - and so is rather overlooked. The house appears to be built into a slope and so there are no windows to the back of the property, making it slightly gloomy.

I didn't think that it was particularly clean - we felt that we needed to wash all glasses, crockery, etc. before using.

However, Bath is lovely and the bus service was very convenient.

I would not return to this property.

  • Review Submitted: Sep 10, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Sep 2017
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
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5

Well kept & maintained

  • 5 of 5

Lovely well equipped cottage close to Bath town centre. This is are second time here & would certainly stay again.

  • Review Submitted: Sep 3, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Aug 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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5

Great little cottage excellent location

  • 5 of 5

The cottage is lovely and in a perfect location for seeing Bath. Convenient bus stop at the bottom of the hill, so we left the car outside the cottage and took the bus into Bath, perfect. The cottage was clean and the beds very comfortable and shower was powerful. We loved this place and would recommend it. The only thing worth mentioning is the steep stairs which might be difficult for some people.

  • Review Submitted: Jun 30, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Jun 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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5

Homely and charming

  • 5 of 5

The property was very clean and had a very well stocked kitchen.The shower was excellent

  • Review Submitted: Jun 29, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Jun 2017
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Beautiful cottage in a lovely village. We couldnt get the television to work though.

  • 4 of 5

A great experience in a beautiful cottage. Good facilities nearby, we had a lovely time. Thank you

  • Review Submitted: May 31, 2017
  • Date of Stay: May 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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Petite chic

  • 5 of 5

We (three good friends) used this pretty Bathford cottage as a base to enjoy nearby Bath for our annual Christmas shopping trip. We found it to be perfect for what we needed. Very small but perfectly formed, it oozed charm. We made full use of the kitchen and found it to be perfectly stocked and in working order. The log burner was a welcome addition after a long days Christmas shopping at the Christmas Markets and the beds comfy. The property is a short taxi/Uber ride away from the centre. We will definitely consider using this property again next year.

  • Review Submitted: Nov 28, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Nov 2016
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Location

Nearest Airport
25 Miles
Bristol
Nearest Barpub
300 Metres
The Crown
Nearest Ferry
55 Miles
Poole
Nearest Golf
2 Miles
Kingsdown Golf Course
Nearest Train
3 Miles
Bath Spa
Nearest Motorway
9 Miles
M4
Nearest Restaurant
300 Metres
The Crown Pub or Bathford Community Cafe
Car: not necessary

Bathford village is filled with beautiful Bath stone buildings and worth exploring. We have a wonderful community shop and cafe selling delicious food and we can recommend taking a steak and kidney pie home for dinner....

There are numerous walks nearby and it is possible to walk into Bath via the canal towpath.

Bath offers a wealth of cultural sites and activities and is renowned for its excellent selection of unique shops and restauants. It has many events throughout the year, the most anticipated being its wonderful Christmas market. Check out the Bath website as there is something on all year round.

The surrounding countryside is stunning and there are many pretty little towns and villages on the doorstep with a great choice of pubs and restaurants to enjoy.

We enjoy walking through the beautiful parkland in Corsham Court and the stunning national arboretum at Westonbirt just outside Tetbury. Particularly gorgeous in spring for the blossum and autumn for the flaming maples. We also love Bradford on Avon for strolling along the canal or sitting at one of the cafes watching the boats go by. Market day at Wells is a favourite too.

The victorian Green Park Station is now a brilliant indoor market venue with weekly farmers markets each Saturday and a variety of vintage, designer, antique and modern treasures to browse through each Sunday.

We hope you enjoy Bath as much as we do.

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Prices & Availability

Prices for this holiday cottage in Bath, Somerset

Rental Basis:
per property
Owner accepts payment in:
GBP
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Rental Period Minimum Price Additional Nights Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event Price
 
autumn 2
20 Oct 2017 - 28 Oct 2017
3 night minimum stay
£375
for 3 nights
From
£125
From
£130
Fri,Sat
£785
 
 
autumn 3
29 Oct 2017 - 21 Nov 2017
2 night minimum stay
£240
for 2 nights
From
£120
From
£125
Fri,Sat
£775
 
 
Christmas market
22 Nov 2017 - 11 Dec 2017
2 night minimum stay
£250
for 2 nights
From
£125
From
£135
Fri,Sat
£785
 
 
Christmas shopping
12 Dec 2017 - 21 Dec 2017
2 night minimum stay
£240
for 2 nights
From
£120
From
£130
Fri,Sat
£775
 
 
Christmas and New Year
22 Dec 2017 - 3 Jan 2018
3 night minimum stay
£450
for 3 nights
From
£150
£795
 
 
January sales
4 Jan 2018 - 8 Feb 2018
2 night minimum stay
£240
for 2 nights
From
£120
From
£130
Fri,Sat
£750
 
 
february
9 Feb 2018 - 24 Feb 2018
2 night minimum stay
£250
for 2 nights
From
£125
From
£135
Fri,Sat
£785
 
 
winter-spring
25 Feb 2018 - 22 Mar 2018
2 night minimum stay
£240
for 2 nights
From
£120
From
£130
Fri,Sat
£795
 
 
spring 1
23 Mar 2018 - 14 Apr 2018
2 night minimum stay
£270
for 2 nights
From
£135
 
 
spring 2
15 Apr 2018 - 31 May 2018
2 night minimum stay
£250
for 2 nights
From
£125
From
£135
Fri,Sat
£795
 
 
My Standard Rate
2 night minimum stay
£200
for 2 nights
From
£100
From
£125
Fri,Sat
£695
 

Additional pricing information

Fees No additional mandatory fees

Our short breaks are flexible throughout the year. Please contact us for details and prices.
Please note that 2 night stays are only available for weekend stays i,e Friday and Saturday nights or Saturday and Sunday nights.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

Cancelled bookings will not receive a refund.
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