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Orchard Cottage

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View of the cottage from the pond area
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Bungalow -
2 Bedrooms , 1 Bathroom , Sleeps 6
Forest of Dean, Gloucestershire, England
1 double bedroom with double bed.
Second bedroom with 2 single beds.
Double sofa bed (4'6') in lounge.
Well equipped kitchen, gas oven and hob, fridge, microwave etc.
Shower room, toilet.
South facing large lounge/dining room. Wi-Fi. Digital TV with Free view & DVD player, CD player etc. Sunny south-facing furnished patio. Off road parking
Listing #HL272436
About the Owner
clive w
Languages spoken:English
Response Rate:100%
Response Time:Within a few hours
Listed Since:October 2012
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Reviewed 19 August 2018 via mobile

Just got back from our annual family holiday and it's definitely a thumbs up all around. It's our 9th year staying at the cottages and we always have a fab week every time. Great accommodation surrounded by beautiful scenery. The grounds boast a huge garden,...More

Thank Sara B
Management response:Responded 20 August 2018

Thank you for your lovely comments. It is always great to see you again and we always look forward to your family visit. We are enjoying the bubbly very much thank you, it was very kind of you to do that. Looking forward to your...More

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Reviewed 21 July 2018 via mobile


Management response:Responded 24 July 2018


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Reviewed 16 July 2018

Just spent two weeks in Orchard cottage and what can I say apart from excellent, cottage is lovely, well equipped and in a great location for exploring Forrest of Dean & the Cotswolds. Garden is great & spacious with plenty of areas to sit so...More

Thank Paul D
Management response:Responded 17 July 2018

Many thanks Paul, Bill & Margaret for posting this lovely review. We are happy you had two great weeks exploring the Cotswolds, Forest of Dean & surrounding areas. Thank you again & very best wishes, Clive & Kaeren Wilkes.

  • Central Heating
  • Cooker
  • Cots:(1)
  • Dining Seats (6)
  • Double Beds:(1)
  • DVD Player
  • Freezer
  • Grill
  • Highchair
  • Internet Access
  • Iron
  • Kettle
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room Seats (6)
  • Microwave
  • Parking
  • Playground
  • Refrigerator
  • Shared Garden
  • Shower Rooms (1)
  • Single Beds:(2)
  • Sofa Beds:(1)
  • Stereo System
  • Suitable For Children Under 5
  • Swingset
  • Toaster
  • Towels Provided
  • TV
  • Wheelchair Accessible
  • Wi-Fi
Additional amenities & feature info
Dovecote Cottage is a delightful, well furnished, centrally heated bungalow set in one acre of beautiful gardens with a summer house and a large pond. Set amid charming countryside, it is within easy reach of the Forest of Dean, Symonds Yat, Cheltenham, Gloucester, The Cotswolds and Malvern. Close to numerous tourist attractions. Excellent base for touring, fishing, cycling and walking holidays. The perfect place to come and relax, unwind and explore. Wonderful views of garden and surrounding countryside can be viewed from the comfortable lounge. Please note we have a no smoking and no pets policy within the bungalow.
House rules
    Pets not allowed
    Smoking not allowed
    Check in: 3:00 PM
    1 Shower
    1 Sofa
    2 Twins
    1 Full
    1 Crib
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Additional Rate and Availability Information
Please note prices for a 3 or 4 night booking are at a reduced day rate. Changeover is normally Saturdays however Flexible arrival days & 3/4 Nights bookings are available on other days.
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About the neighbourhood
Local shops and pubs within the village and neighbouring villages. Nearby attractions include The Cotswolds, The Malverns, Symonds Yat, The Forest of Dean, Cheltenham, Gloucester, Tewkesbury.
Car advised
How to get there
Airport: Bristol, Birmingham, Cardiff: 75.0 km
Railway: Gloucester Cheltenham: 15.0 km
Ferry: Southampton: 125.0 km
From the M5: Google Maps directions
From junction 11, head west towards Gloucester, and then follow the A40 ring road north until you get to Over roundabout, at which point take the A417 towards Ledbury. After passing through Maisemore and Hartpury, look for a turning on the right signposted to Ashleworth with a petrol station on the corner. Turn right here, and Gloucestershire Holiday Cottages are approximately 100m along the road on the right hand side.

From the M50: Google Maps directions
From junction 2, head south on the A417 towards Gloucester for approximately six miles. Just after passing through Staunton, you will see a turning on the left signposted to Ashleworth (it has a petrol station on the corner - you can’t miss it). Turn left here, and Gloucestershire Holiday Cottages a...
Activities nearby
Fishing Nearby, There Is A Golf Course Within 30 Mins Drive, Horse Riding Nearby, There Are Tennis Courts Nearby, Watersports Nearby, Nearest Beach: 100.0 km.
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