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Period Cotswold Cottage - Cottage Awarded Gold Rating By English Tourist Board

The Cottage
50 reviews
The Cottage
The Kitchen, with Rayburn (aga)
The Conservatory Dining Room
Master twin bedroom
The Beamed Sitting Room
Bedroom 4 - can be double or twin room
Bedroom 2 - twin room
Bedroom No 3 The Single Bedroom
Bathroom 2
The Cottage Garden
The Village Church
Another View of the Sitting Room
Wider view of The Cottage in the rolling Cotswolds
Around The Village
Around The Village
View From Back Bedrooms
The Cottage Garden
Broadway Tower
Local Wildlife!
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Cottage -
4 Bedrooms , 3 Bathrooms , Sleeps 7
Great Rissington, Gloucestershire, England
The cottage is built of Cotwold stone in the local style of architecture, with gables and dormers. Decorated in very traditional style, it has a wood burning fire (we supply logs), Rayburn (Aga) cooker, and large garden. Yet renovated to include power showers, the latest central heating, conventional and microwave cookers, and other comforts.

It has been listed 4* Gold by the English Tourist Board for seven years in a row.

The cottage has also been certified as suitable for families and cyclist holidays. Cycle hire is available and there is storage too.

The village, Great Rissington, is at the centre of many scenic walks. Guide books are in the cottage. It's a great place to laze about in, a haven of tranquility, or as a touring base right in the middle of the Cotswolds, and then relax in the village pub in the evenings! The pub,...
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About the Owner, Mark F
Languages spoken: English
Response Rate: 95 %
Response Time: Within a few hours
Calendar Updated: 1 day ago
Listed since : Sep 2007
Overall rating: 5.0 / 5.0
Based on 130 reviews and 6 properties
Interaction with guests
I have an obsession about personal service, not just machines with endless tape recordings an options and waiting 20 minutes to be answered! I always make sure that I or my agents are available at the end of my mobile if needed. My motto is 'personal holidays with personal service'.
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A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 13 October 2017

Great weekend away with friends. Cottage was perfect. Location for exploring the Cotswolds ideal. Lovely pub with great food 2 minutes walk away.

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685traveller, VR Owner at Period Cotswold Cottage - Cottage Awarded Gold Rating By English Tourist Board, responded to this reviewResponded 15 October 2017

Delighted that you had such a great time. Mark.

Reviewed 29 September 2017

Perfect location for exploring the Cotswolds set in a quiet pretty village. Excellent pub within walking distance. Cottage ideal for families or groups of friends. Very comfortable beds with soft duvets and pillows. All the equipment you'd need with the exception of means with which...More

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Reviewed 1 August 2017

We enjoyed our time at Easterleigh Cottage (despite some mixed weather!). The location made a great base from which to explore the area and it was very peaceful. There are no shops in the village but Stow-on-the-Wold is only a few miles away. The cottage...More

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  • Central Heating
  • Cooker
  • Deck
  • Dining Seats (8)
  • Dishwasher
  • Double Beds:(1)
  • Dryer
  • DVD Player
  • En Suite Rooms (1)
  • Fireplace
  • Freezer
  • Full Baths (1)
  • Grill
  • Hairdryer
  • Highchair
  • Internet Access
  • Iron
  • Kettle
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room Seats (7)
  • Microwave
  • Parking
  • Patio
  • Private Garden
  • Refrigerator
  • Shower Rooms (1)
  • Single Beds:(5)
  • Stereo System
  • Suitable For Children Under 5
  • Telephone
  • Toaster
  • Towels Provided
  • TV
  • Washer
  • Wi-Fi
House rules
    Pets not allowed
    Smoking not allowed
    Check in: 4:00 PM
    Check out: 10:00 AM
    1 Full bath
    1 Shower
    1 Attached (ensuite)
    1 Full
    5 Twins
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Rates are calculated based on the latest information provided. Please contact the manager/owner to confirm actual rates for your requested dates.

Dates Min stay Weeknight Weekend night Per week
Default 2 nights
R 4 133
R 4 563
R 12 399
4 Apr 2018 -
3 May 2018
Spring 2018
2 nights
R 3 100
R 4 391
R 12 571
4 May 2018 -
7 May 2018
May Bank Holiday
3 nights
R 3 788
R 4 649
R 13 087
8 May 2018 -
24 May 2018
Spring/Early Summer 2018
2 nights
R 3 100
R 4 649
R 12 571
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Please note: rates may have been converted from the original local currency to South African Rand and are approximate rates that may change due to exchange rate fluctuation. Please contact the manager to confirm actual rates for your requested dates.
  • Damage Deposit: R 2 583 / stay - Deposit
Additional Rate and Availability Information
Rates INCLUSIVE of cleaning/laundry/heating/Wifi

Minimum 3 nights weekends, 4 nights week. Minimum cost per stay £450, £600 for July and August. 30 % deposit, balance due 6 weeks before departure. Heating supplement of £15 payable per booking from 1st Sept to 23rd Mar.

Payment by BACS for UK domestic, or bank transfer for any other major currency.Paypal available with 3.5% additional commission charged by Paypal passed on.
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About the neighbourhood
Great Rissington dates back to at least 1086, it still has a population of a couple of hundred. The church is over 900yrs old, the village pub and green are several hundred years old. There are very few modern buildings. It is a sleepy, friendly village that is off the beaten track, some residents have lived here their whole lives. No tourist coaches here, just country life. Yet just 5 miles away are the famous centres of Stow-on the-Wold, Bourton-on-the-Water and Burford. All postcard-picture villages with fascinating antiques shops and long histories.
Car advised
How to get there
Airport: London Heathrow: 150.0 km
Railway: Kingham: 12.0 km
Ferry: Dover/Harwich: 300.0 km
90 minutes drive from London Heathrow or London itself. 30 minutes from Oxford. Car is advised although there is a bus to Bourton and a network of public transport from there. Taxis are also available from Kingham station (reached directly by mainline train from London Paddington).
Activities nearby
There Is A Golf Course Within 30 Mins Drive, Horse Riding Nearby.
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