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Luxury Holiday Retreat near shores of Rutland Water/Oakham/Stamford/Uppingham

People6
Bedrooms 2
Bathrooms2
Space 721 sq. ft.
Property type cottage
Minimum Stay 2 - 3 nights

Overview

About the property

Exquisitely furnished, newly renovated, 2 bedroom luxury self catering cottage

Enter through the oak front door and you will not be disappointed ......

Step into the open plan sitting/dining area ........Relax and unwind in this open plan living space with a neutral toned, natural stone floor, comfortable sofa and flat screen wall mounted TV. The sofa converts to a sofa bed giving additional sleeping if required.

An oak extendible dining table with seating up to six people provides a practical space and gives a sophisticated feel with contemporary twist.

Bi-fold doors provide plenty of natural light and opens on to a west facing courtyard.

A contemporary kitchen area........incorporates ivory fitted units with a grey breakfast bar to provide a functional space to enjoy a leisurely croissant and morning beverage or prepare delicious food with fresh, locally sourced produce.

Integrated appliances include dishwasher, washer/dryer, fridge, induction hob, oven and microwave. Under cabinet and plinth lighting creates a relaxing ambience as well as providing functional working light.

Kitchen essentials are provided including cling film, kitchen foil, kitchen towel, washing up liquid, dishwasher gel/rinse aid, dishcloth and scourers.

A welcome basket awaits incorporating some local produce such as – traditional handmade artisan bread from Hambleton Bakery, Belvoir cordial/pressé, fresh fruit, preserves and free range eggs.

A ground floor cloakroom/shower room...... contains a stylish wall hung toilet and cloakroom unit with square deck mounted basin and an illuminated mirror enhances a minimalist look. Step into the enclosed shower to freshen up, with a high pressure mixer and hand held shower.

Shaver point, heated towel rail and a supply of bath sheets, hand towels, shower mat and complimentary toiletries are also included.

A bespoke staircase .......with oak handrail and black iron spindles leads to two bedrooms and shower room on the first floor

The master bedroom...... has a vaulted attic ceiling with beams and an oak boarded floor that is accessed through the Suffolk latched, oak door. A pine double bed with quality mattress, pillows, duvet and bed linen provides a comfortable sleeping space.

Two pine bedside tables with bedside lighting provide a relaxing ambience within the room. Open hanging space is provided at the entrance to the room.

The second bedroom ..... has two pine 3’ beds with quality mattresses, pillows, duvet and bed linen. Pine bedside table with bedside lighting completes this twin bedroom. Enclosed hanging space with wooden hangers is provided outside the bedroom on the landing.

Upstairs shower room..... contains a stylish wall hung toilet and vanity unit with an elegant square deck mounted basin. Step into the enclosed shower to freshen up, with a high pressure mixer and hand held shower.

Shaver point, heated towel rail and a supply of bath sheets, hand towels, shower mat and complimentary toiletries are also included.

A small paved and gravel courtyard.........provides the perfect place to sit, relax and enjoy eating alfresco.

Pibbles Nook is in a peaceful location and it is not the venue for loud music or late night noise

There is parking for one ordinary sized car outside the property.

Free WIFI Internet access available.

More Details

Owner
Alison Yeates
Member since: 2016
Premier Partner

This partner has demonstrated and is committed to fast response times, the best rates, and a great guest experience.

Speaks English
Response time:
Within 12 hours
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
18 August, 2018

About Alison Yeates

I have been a member of the Institute of Hospitality (formerly HCIMA) since qualifying in hospitality management in the 1970's. During my training I specialised in accommodation management and throughout my career have worked in the accommodation sector of the industry and education. Interior design is a personal interest of mine and I am passionate about providing high standards to achieve a quality experience for all guests. Pibbles Nook has been newly renovated by my husband and I, and our aim is to provide a warm welcome to exceptionally clean and comfortable surroundings and make your stay an enjoyable and memorable one.

Alison Yeates purchased this cottage in 2016

Why Alison Yeates chose Stamford

The accommodation nestles in the delightful village of Empingham, and has been furnished in a palette of neutral, calm colours, with design touches and attention to detail throughout to provide self catering with the luxury edge. Pibbles Nook is an ideal place to stay if you want to ...relax for a few days ...enjoy country walks ...visit local attractions ...explore the area ...attend a friend or family celebration ...visit the public schools of Oakham, Uppingham or Stamford.

What makes this cottage unique

This holiday retreat is ideally located to explore one of the finest examples of creative conservation in Great Britain - Rutland Water. Stroll down the bridle path next to Pibbles Nook, climb the stile, make your way across the meadow and pass through the spinney that leads to the edge of the water where you can enjoy a range of outdoor pursuits including water sports, trout fishing,bird watching, cycling and walking.

Facilities

Accommodation and facilities for this holiday cottage in Stamford in Rutland

Property Type:
  • cottage
Meals:
  • Self-catering
Floor Area:
  • 721 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 16:00
  • /
  • Check-out: 10:00
  • Max. occupancy: 6
  • Children welcome
  • Parties/events not allowed
  • Pets not allowed ...
  • Non smoking only ...
Location Type:
  • village
General:
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating ...
  • Internet ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided ...
  • Living Room ...
  • Parking ...
  • Towels Provided ...
  • Tumble Dryer ...
  • Washing Machine ...
  • Free Wifi
Kitchen:
  • Dishes & Utensils ...
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave ...
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items ...
  • Refrigerator ...
  • Hob ...
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Room
  • seating for 6 people
Bathrooms:
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 - Toilet , Shower Enclosure , Toilet/Cloakroom Unit/Enclosed Shower/Heated Towel Rail
    Bathroom 2 - Toilet , Shower Enclosure , Toilet/Vanity Unit/Enclosed Shower/Heated Towel Rail
  • The ground floor bathroom contains a wall hung toilet and cloakroom unit with square deck mounted basin and an illuminated mirror enhances a minimalist look. the enclosed shower has a high pressure mixer and hand held shower. Shaver point, heated towel rail and a supply of cotton bath-sheets, hand towels, guest towels, shower mat and complimentary toiletries are provided. The upstairs bathroom contains a wall hung toilet and vanity unit with elegant square decked mounted basin. There is an enclosed shower with a high pressure mixer and hand held shower. Shaver point, heated towel rail and a supply of cotton bath-sheets, hand towels, guest towels, shower mat and complimentary toiletries are provided
Bedrooms:
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 Double Bed , Quality bedding, bedside tables/lighting, open hanging space
    Bedroom 2 - 2 Single Bed , Quality bedding, bedside tables/lighting, open hanging space
  • Both bedrooms have vaulted, beamed attic ceilings and oak boarded floor and are accessed through Suffolk latched, oak doors. Quality mattress, pillows, all seasons duvets and Egyptian cotton bedlinen is provided. Bedside tables and lighting provides a relaxing ambience within the rooms. Hanging space with wooden hangers is provided at the entrance to the room.
Entertainment:
  • Books ...
  • Games ...
  • Television ...
Outside:
  • Bicycles ...
  • Boat ...
  • Terrace ...
  • Golf ...
  • 1 bicycles
Suitability:
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • wheelchair inaccessible ...
Attractions:
  • churches
  • library
  • museums
  • playground
  • restaurants
Leisure Activities:
  • bird watching
  • sight seeing
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness centre
  • groceries
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • equestrian events
  • fishing
  • fly fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • sailing
  • wind-surfing
Notes:
Pibbles Nook is ideally located to explore one of the finest examples of creative conservation in Great Britain - Rutland Water An ideal place to stay if you want to ...relax for a few days ...enjoy country walks ...visit local attractions ...explore the area ...attend a friend or family celebration ... visit the independent schools of Oakham, Uppingham and Stamford

Reviews

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average rating of 4.8 based on 20 reviews
5

Perfect cottage!

  • 5 of 5

I booked pibbles nook for me and my bridal party, we stayed here for the two nights before my wedding. Our stay was perfect from start to finish. The cottage is absolutely stunning, there was 6 of us and the cottage comfortably fit as all with no problems, both bedrooms were beautiful, plenty of room and comfy beds and bedding, the sofa bed downstairs was also very comfy too. Alison and Kennith were both extremely kind and welcoming, they’d left me a card and a bottle of prosecco to say congratulations which was such a lovely thing to do and very much appreciated! Their hospitality didn’t end there, the morning of my wedding we needed a needle and thread to fix a button on my dress, Alison was more than happy to lend us her sewing kit and saved the day! I would definitely stay here again it made my special day even better after a relaxing weekend! Thanks again to you both! Mr & Mrs Turner.

  • Review Submitted: 13-Aug-2018
  • Date of Stay: July 2018
  • Source: HomeAway
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5

Beautiful Cottage!

  • 5 of 5

This place is so nice I almost don’t want anyone else to know about it in case we can’t get in next time we want to stay!

Quite possibly one of the best holiday cottages we’ve ever stayed in.

Small but with exquisite attention to detail.

Friendly owners added to a very peasant stay. Definitely looking to return. 👌🏻😎🍾🥂

  • Review Submitted: 29-Jul-2018
  • Date of Stay: July 2018
  • Source: HomeAway
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5

A well-appointed property in a lovely area.The extra touches made our stay all the more enjoyable.

  • 5 of 5

A well-appointed property in a lovely area. The extra touches made our holiday all the more enjoyable.

  • Review Submitted: 28-May-2018
  • Date of Stay: May 2018
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: We are pleased you enjoyed your stay in Rutland and found Pibbles Nook comfortable and welcoming. Alison and Kenneth Yeates
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5

It was a lovely place to stay on our wedding weekend

  • 5 of 5

The cottage is immaculately clean and extremely well equipped, and perfectly located for getting us to the church on time.

  • Review Submitted: 16-May-2018
  • Date of Stay: April 2018
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: We are pleased you found Pibbles Nook to be comfortable and well located for your wedding in the beautiful county of Rutland. Alison and Kenneth Yeates
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5

Immaculate, Well equipped and Comfortable

  • 5 of 5

The house was in immaculate condition and most thoughtfully equipped and laid out. Lovely welcome pack of local goodies. Alison could not have been more accommodating to our family's needs.

  • Review Submitted: 10-May-2018
  • Date of Stay: May 2018
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you for your kind comments. Hopefully we will be able to welcome you back sometime soon. Alison and Kenneth Yeates
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Very clean well equipped holiday home.

  • 5 of 5

The property was very well situated, clean and very well equipped.

  • Review Submitted: 24-Apr-2018
  • Date of Stay: April 2018
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: We are pleased you found Pibbles Nook welcoming and comfortable and you enjoyed your stay in Rutland. We very much appreciate your feedback and hope to welcome you back again sometime soon. Thank you. Alison and Kenneth Yeates
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Location

Nearest Airport
38 Miles
East Midlands Airport - Nottingham
Nearest Barpub
220 Kilometres
The White Horse Empingham
Nearest Golf
3 Miles
Rutland Water Golf Club
Nearest Train
7 Miles
Oakham Train Station and Stamford Train Station
Nearest Restaurant
220 Metres
The White Horse Empingham
Car: recommended

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Prices & Availability

Prices for this holiday cottage in Stamford, East Midlands

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
 
High Season - Summer 2018
30 Mar 2018 - 21 Oct 2018
2 night minimum stay
£220
for 2 nights
From
£110
£770
 
Notes: Rates are based on 4 guests; add £20 per night, per additional guest
 
Low Season - Winter 2018
22 Oct 2018 - 21 Dec 2018
2 night minimum stay
£190
for 2 nights
From
£95
£665
 
Notes: Rates are based on 4 guests; add £20 per night, per additional guest
 
Christmas 2018
22 Dec 2018 - 26 Dec 2018
3 night minimum stay
£375
for 3 nights
From
£125
 
Notes: Rates are based on 4 guests; add £20 per night, per additional guest
 
New Year 2019
27 Dec 2018 - 1 Jan 2019
3 night minimum stay
£375
for 3 nights
From
£125
 
Notes: Rates are based on 4 guests; add £20 per night, per additional guest
 
My Standard Rate
2 night minimum stay
£220
for 2 nights
From
£110
 
Notes: Rates are based on 4 guests; add £20 per night, per additional guest

Additional pricing information

Fees No additional mandatory fees
Refundable Damage Deposit £100

3 night weekend breaks from £360 / 4 night mid-week breaks from £480 are available on a short lead in request (within 14 days of arrival) during High Season

Cancellation
If you are forced to cancel a holiday booking due to unforeseen circumstances you must inform us of any cancellation immediately in writing and we will endeavour to re-let the property but you will remain liable for full/part payment if it is only possible to re-let part of the agreed period. However your deposit is non-refundable. You are strongly advised to take out appropriate cancellation and travel insurance

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • 100% refund for cancellations more than 60 days before check-in date.
  • Service Fee fully refunded on cancellations that qualify for 100% refund.
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