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Christmas Cottage Beautiful two bedroom Vintage Village country cottage.

Bedrooms 2
Property type cottage
Minimum Stay 3 - 11 nights


Minimum Stay
3 - 11 nights

About the property

Two bedroom Vintage Village country cottage, Sleeps 4

Christmas cottage is situated in the quiet village of Blakeney.

Christmas cottage has been recently converted as a two bedroom with a shabby chic style theme, we have one king-size bedroom and one double bedroom with two single beds. The bathroom has a large shower room with vanity unit & wc.

Downstairs we have a comfortable lounge leather sofa and a dining table that comfortably seats four adults.

We also have a Victorian style opened fire as well as gas central heating.

The kitchen is fully equipped With a Gas hop, Electric cooker, fridge and freezer, microwave, washing machine, and spacious working areas.

Outside we have a washing line and a area where you can sit out and have a barbecue.

This is a beautiful cottage in a rural village location and it is proving to be very successful , especially for the outdoor enthusiasts.

We have now also introduced a midweek deal Monday to Thursday £300 all in available until the 1st June 2016.

Please note there is a returnable damage deposit of £80.

One or two night stays are available on request please asked the quotation.

We welcome pets that are well-behaved charges apply + £25 per stay.

Please come and enjoy this beautiful cottage with All the delights of the countryside on your doorstep.

The cottage is fully equipped everything that you will need for your perfect break free

Wi-Fi private parking outside barbecue

bed Lining towels etc.

Free welcome pack on arrival.

More Details

David J G Mills
Member since: 2015
Speaks English
Response time:
Within an hour
Response rate:
Calendar last updated:
15 January, 2017

About David J G Mills

My name is David Julian George Mills

I am a local businessman also being the owner of the local village store,

I have recently converted Two of my village cottages into a holiday lets simply because of the beautiful area in which I am blessed to live in for the Last 15 years.

Myself and my family enjoyed the country life and all the glorious beauty within the Forest of Dean.

David J G Mills purchased this cottage in 1989

Why David J G Mills chose Forest of Dean district

Christmas cottage is joined to a 16th century village stone barn which has also been converted to a high standard to accommodate guests from all over the world.

We live in the Royal Forest of Dean with all you need for the outdoor enthusiast.

Free WiFi

What makes this cottage unique

The unique benefits in stopping in either Of my cottages it so you can simply enjoy the beauties of the open countryside mind blowing views and walks and a tranquillity other village life.

We also welcome pets as in one well-behaved dog or cat.

£25 per stay.


Wonderful! 4.8/5 -
(12 traveller reviews)

Christmas Cottage Beautiful two bedroom Vintage Village country cottage.
average rating of 4.75 based on 12 reviews

Super little cottage with everything.

  • 4 of 5

This property is a charming , clean and cosy cottage , very well maintained in a good location and although I should not say so, please keep this a secret ! Many thanks David (owner) for a memorable stay.

Jeff & Cath

  • Review Submitted: Nov 7, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Sep 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
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Beautiful, charming, clean, homely, pretty, welcoming and perfect!

  • 5 of 5

It's so wonderful to book somewhere that is exactly like the pictures, the cottage was clean, pretty, full of personal touches, had all the essentials and David even popped over to say hello which was really polite of him. It was a quiet location and had a small supermarket around the corner, a lovely Italian restaurant and a fish/chip shop. The cottage was the perfect size for the 4 of us staying there, the rooms were good sizes, the lounge was nice and the kitchen was a nice size for us to cook in. I would highly recommend anyone to book this cottage.

Thanks for a lovely stay David.

  • Review Submitted: Aug 24, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Aug 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you guys it was a pleasure having such lovely Couples stop in the cottage. Hope to see you all again in the foreseeable future . Kind regards David
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  • 4 of 5

We were welcomed warmly by David, and were impressed from the word go!

Cottage was beautiful, spotlessly clean and cosy!

Loved the design throughout the whole cottage, beds were comfy and it looks so much better than the photos!

We enjoyed the local fish and chip shop, which is quite literally across the road! Italian was nice but the best pub/restaurant to go to is The Cock Inn, which is down the road. A must try!

Would definitely recommend to all! Loved it!

Diolch yn fawr iawn David, for a lovely stay!

  • Review Submitted: Jul 13, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Jun 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you for that lovely review it was a pleasure having you Stay in Christmas cottage and we hope to see you again in the foreseeable future many thanks David & AJ
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Just as promised

  • 5 of 5

Great and comfortable home, superb and helpful owner, beautiful town and

hospitable, friendly citizens - could use washcloths

  • Review Submitted: Jul 4, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Jun 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Cosy home from home cottage in beautiful location!

  • 5 of 5

Christmas Cottage is a cosy, warm and homely place to stay. We spent 2 nights here and loved it! Great attention to detail... Lovely walks for us and our Pooch 'Ronnie' and close to local amenities. We will definitely return!

Thank you 😊

  • Review Submitted: Dec 9, 2015
  • Date of Stay: Dec 2015
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A real home from home!

  • 5 of 5

9-15 November 2015 - We had a wonderfully relaxing week. Christmas Cottage is beautifully presented, well thought out and with everything you could possibly need. There's a convenience store across the courtyard if you want to cook for yourself, otherwise we found the Italian restaurant across the road was really excellent (make sure you book on a Saturday night!!) and the fish & chip shop sells lots of other things beside fish and chips. Location-wise, it couldn't be better really, we found local walks as well as lots to do a short drive away. Clearwell Caves were closed unfortunately, as they are preparing them for Xmas and I am sure will be fantastic when they open again at the end of November. We loved the Sculpture Trail even in the rain, it's well worth doing the whole walk as the sculptures at the end were the best. Thanks David, for your hospitality - we really enjoyed our stay! Alain and Cath x

  • Review Submitted: Nov 26, 2015
  • Date of Stay: Nov 2015
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Nearest Airport
40 Miles
Bristol airport
Nearest Barpub
0.5 Miles
The Cock inn & la Dolce Vita
Nearest Golf
3 Miles
Lydney golf course
Nearest Train
3 Miles
Lydney train station
Nearest Restaurant
45 Metres
Lad dolce vita
Nearest Beach
50 Miles
Car: recommended

Christmas cottage is within five minutes walk into the open countryside, we are situated in the rural village of Blakeney

We have an Italian restaurant, Fish and chip shop, local inn, doctors surgery etc.

Post office and village store.

Check in is 3;00 pm

Check out is 11;00 am


Prices & Availability

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Additional pricing information

Pet Fee £20
Refundable Damage Deposit £85

Long stays are available additional costs for pets will apply, additional costs may apply over the festive period.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • 50% refund for cancellations more than 14 days before check-in date.
  • 100% refund for cancellations more than 30 days before check-in date.
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Accommodation and facilities for this holiday cottage in Blakeney in Gloucestershire

Property Type:
  • cottage
  • Self-catering
Location Type:
  • rural
  • village
  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Farm Holidays
  • Historic
  • Holiday Complex
  • Romantic
  • Tourist Attractions
  • Fireplace
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Hob
  • Toaster
  • Dining
  • Dining Area
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Bathroom 1 -
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 4
  • Books
  • DVD Player
  • Games
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Stereo
  • Television
  • Garden
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • children welcome
  • limited accessibility
  • non smoking only
  • pets considered ...
  • autumn foliage
  • bay
  • caves
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • forests
  • library
  • museums
  • playground
  • pond
  • recreation centre
  • restaurants
  • ruins
  • waterfalls
  • winery tours
Leisure Activities:
  • bird watching
  • eco tourism
  • horse riding
  • paddle boating
  • sight seeing
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness centre
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundrette - serviced
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • deepsea fishing
  • equestrian events
  • fishing
  • fly fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • hunting
  • jet skiing
  • mountain biking
  • mountain climbing
  • mountaineering
  • rafting
  • sailing
  • diving
  • bay fishing
  • caving
  • tennis
  • whitewater rafting

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