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The Cottage

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Cottage -
2 Bedrooms , 3 Bathrooms , Sleeps 4
Nottinghamshire, England
This self catering holiday cottage is situated on the edge of Sherwood Forest in Nottinghamshire. It is ideal for exploring the myths of Robin Hood. The beautifully restored early Victorian cottage is situated in the conservation area on the edge of a quiet village and gives easy access to the attractions of Sherwood Forest and Nottinghamshire. The cottage is ideal for walkers, cyclists, National Trust enthusiasts and families looking for a child friendly holiday. A pet is welcome by prior arrangement.

The cottage sleeps 4 guests in 2 bedrooms (one double bed & 2 singles). There is a bed settee in the sitting room that can accommodate a further 2 guests. The cottage stands in its own garden which is lawned with flower beds and mature trees. The large south facing sheltered garden is perfect for relaxing.

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Listing #HL101879
About the Owner
Richard H
Languages spoken:English
Response Rate:70%
Response Time:Within a few hours
Listed Since:September 2009
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Reviewed 10 May 2017

The Cottage was our base for attending a family wedding in nearby Southwell. It was also the perfect location for going to Nottingham, Newark & Grantham. Cosy & comfortable - my husband was really impressed with the leather sofa! Sitting in the garden room watching...More

Thank marybirch
1234bowie, VR Owner at The Cottage, responded to this reviewResponded 12 May 2017

Thank you for this very kind review. We are pleased that you enjoyed your stay at The Cottage & that there was plenty of wildlife to watch. Best wishes - Wendy and Richard.

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1234bowie, VR Owner at The Cottage, responded to this reviewResponded 3 May 2017


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Reviewed 30 March 2017

Spent 17 days in this fantastic cottage. Top quality fittings throughout. Which other holiday rental could you have your meals on "Eternal Beau" china? Large garden enjoyed by our four small dogs when the pheasants were not around. This is without doubt the best holiday...More

Thank david1wilkin
1234bowie, VR Owner at The Cottage, responded to this reviewResponded 31 March 2017

Thank you for this very kind review. We are pleased that you enjoyed your stay & we look forward to your next visit in September.

  • Balcony or Terrace
  • Books
  • Central Heating
  • Cooker
  • Dining Seats (6)
  • Dishwasher
  • Dryer
  • En Suite Rooms (1)
  • Fireplace
  • Freezer
  • Full Baths (1)
  • Grill
  • Hairdryer
  • Highchair
  • Internet Access
  • Iron
  • Kettle
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room Seats (6)
  • Microwave
  • Outdoor Dining Area
  • Parking
  • Patio
  • Porch
  • Private Garden
  • Queen Beds:(1)
  • Refrigerator
  • Shower Rooms (1)
  • Single Beds:(2)
  • Sofa Beds:(1)
  • Stereo System
  • Suitable For Children Under 5
  • Toaster
  • Towels Provided
  • TV
  • Washer
  • Wi-Fi
House rules
    Ask about pets
    Smoking not allowed
    Check in: 3:00 PM
Suitable for kids
Pets allowed by arrangement.
Smoking not allowed.
    1 Full bath
    1 Shower
    1 Attached (ensuite)
    1 Sofa
    2 Twins
    1 Queen
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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.

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Additional Rate and Availability Information
The Cottage sleeps 4 people. An additional 2 guests can be accommodated on the sofa bed in the sitting room, which is also equipped with hanging space and cupboards for clothes. There is a downstairs wet room with rain shower, sink and toilet which additional guests can use as a bathroom.

If you are a party of up to 4 guests please refer to the table immediately above which is headed 'Prices for 2 people'. The other prices shown are due to the company computer programme & are inaccurate. Please apply directly to the owners for prices for 5 & 6 guests. BR>
Special rates apply to certain weeks e.g. Christmas, New Year, Half term weeks.

Short breaks (3 night weekend and 4 night mid week) are available in winter months and as late bookings in summer at the following rates:

November - March: £200
April - June & September/October: £275
July & August: £350

Changeover day is Friday (alternative start/finish days may be possible by prior arrangement).
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About the neighbourhood
The Cottage is ideally suited for guests who wish to relax, explore, be active, shop, view historic attractions, walk &/or cycle & visit children’s attractions – and much more besides.

From the cottage door you can enjoy:
• Walking – we are 30 yards from access to a number of local walks of varying distances (www.nottinghamshire.gov.uk)
• Cycling – local routes and about 6 miles from the National Cycle Network (www.sustrans.org.uk)

Visit www.visitnotts.co.uk to see what Nottinghamshire has in store for tourists

Within 15 minutes by car:
• Sherwood Forest Visitor Centre & the Major Oak for the myths & legends of Robin Hood – www.robinhood.co.uk
• Sherwood Forest Centre Parcs – day visitor passes – www.centreparcs.co.uk/villages/sherwood. Please book early, especially dur...
Car advised
How to get there
Airport: Doncaster/Robin Hood: 40.0 km
Railway: Newark: 20.0 km
Ferry: Hull: 80.0 km
Doncaster/Robin Hood Airport (20 miles) East Midlands Airport (30 miles) Stansted/London Airport (80 miles)
Kings Cross/London to Newark Northgate by train(75 mins)
Activities nearby
There Is A Golf Course Within 30 Mins Drive, Horse Riding Nearby, There Are Tennis Courts Nearby, Nearest Beach: 100.0 km.
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