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Badgers End Cottage, Newland, private woodland 2000 yrs old.

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Badgers End Cottage
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31 reviews
Badgers End Cottage
The Living Room boasts a log fire, smart Television with DVD player and the internet.
The fully equipt kitchen overlooks the large garden.
The master bedroom with television and ensuite shower room.
Family bathroom with bath and shower attached. Separate shower in en-suite.
Twin bedroom with views across the countryside to the Black Mountains
An ariel view of part of Badgers End Cottage set in private woodland with an adjoining orchard.
Badgers End Cottage includes private spectacular ancient natural woodland.
The rare white stag is native to the Forest of Dean
From the cottage you are able to walk to the renowned Symonds Yat Rock and down to the river.
A carpet of bluebells can be found throughout the months of spring.
Follow the river to the famous Tintern Abbey
Canoeing and other watersports widely available, just 4 miles from the cottage.
Clearwell caves; the ancient natural iron ore mines can be found in the next village.
Local horse riding through beautiful woodland is available in the next riverside village.
Winter walk into the local town, just a 15 minute stroll away
Spot wild boar piglets!
You are welcome to bring your pets bed
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Overview
Cottage -
2 Bedrooms , 2 Bathrooms , Sleeps 4
Coleford, Forest of Dean, Gloucestershire, England
Badgers End is a charming old beamed cottage with modern facilities complete with a cosy wood burning stove, fluffy towels and Eygptian cotton bedding. It is set within a private ancient 2000 yr old woodland (with resident owls) and orchard. It snuggles at the end of a country lane. Complete with 4G Internet connection for those who can't keep away! Elevated, looking towards the Welsh Mountains. Fifteen minutes walk into the Heart of the Forest leading down to the River Wye in one direction and 20 minutes walk to the local artisan bakery in the opposite direction. Our aim is to make your experience unforgettable for its welcome, historical uniqueness and comfort.
The cottage has a beamed lounge with log burner, 18'/45cm thick walls, split stable door, leading to fully equipped kitchen/diner. Up the thick carpeted staircase...
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About the Owner, Carol L
Languages spoken: English
Response Rate: 100 %
Response Time: Within a few hours
Calendar Updated: Today
Listed since : Apr 2013
Overall rating: 5.0 / 5.0
Based on 31 reviews and 1 property
Interaction with guests
Guests have 24 hour access by a safe lock key at the side of the cottage. The code is given before your arrival.
We are usually there at some point if guests require local knowledge which is invaluable sometimes if you wish to book the best tables for dinner, order the best takeaways: order the quickest, most reliable and cheapest taxi service and to know the best places to see the wildlife.
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Excellent - based on 31 reviews
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Reviewed 2 January 2018 for a stay in December 2017

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Management response:

Thank you . It's always heart warming to hear you really enjoyed yourselves. The forest is so ancient and interesting, there's a hidden gem round every corner - as long as you don't get lost! x

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Andrew D
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Reviewed 14 December 2017 for a stay in November 2017

Great location for exploring the Forest of Dean. Carol, the cottage owner greeted us warmly upon arrival and was so nice to the children and dog! The cottage was immaculately turned out with dry wood for the log fire and a huge chocolate cake in the fridge we felt immediately at home. Carol advised us well on the different attractions...

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Management response:

Thank you Andrew, it was a real pleasure to host you and the family. I'm into baking fresh bread at the moment so next time it might be home made jams, local butter and fresh bread! All the very best for the New Year and I look forward to seeing you all.

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Reviewed 13 November 2017 for a stay in November 2017

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Thank you Natalie, it was a real pleasure to host you all. I'm glad you had a great time and look forward to seeing you again. You must see the white stag! Have a lovely Christmas Kind regards Carol

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Amenities
  • Books
  • Cable/satellite TV
  • Central Heating
  • Cooker
  • Dining Seats (4)
  • Dishwasher
  • Dryer
  • DVD Player
  • En Suite Rooms (1)
  • Fireplace
  • Freezer
  • Full Baths (1)
  • Hairdryer
  • Highchair
  • Internet Access
  • Iron
  • Kettle
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room Seats (4)
  • Microwave
  • Mountain Views
  • Outdoor Dining Area
  • Porch
  • Private Garden
  • Queen Beds:(1)
  • Refrigerator
  • Secure Parking
  • Stereo System
  • Suitable For Children Under 5
  • Toaster
  • Towels Provided
  • TV
  • Washer
  • Wi-Fi
House rules
    Kid-friendly
    Pets allowed
    Smoking not allowed
    Check in: 3:00 PM
Please do not let pets into the bedrooms due to some guests having allergies. There is a stable door!
Thank you, we really appreciate it.
Bathrooms
    1 Full bath
    1 Attached (ensuite)
Bedrooms
    1 King
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Rates

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 2 070
£120
R 2 070
£120
R 10 865
£630
16 Apr 2018 -
31 May 2018
Default
2 nights
R 1 518
£88
R 1 569
£91
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1 Jun 2018 -
29 Jun 2018
Default
3 nights
R 1 518
£88
R 1 569
£91
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30 Jun 2018 -
8 Sep 2018
SUMMER
7 nights -- --
R 10 865
£630
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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.
Fees
  • Damage Deposit: R 862 / stay - Deposit
  • Cleaning charge: R 310 / stay - Fee
Additional Rate and Availability Information
Badgers End Cottage is rated 4**** by the English Tourist Board
Our Special Offers include all linen and towels:

Please take a peek at our website or Trip Advisor, ancient charm with modern facilities.
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About the neighbourhood
Badgers End Cottage sits in a tiny lane which ends with a pathway whereby you can walk though an avenue of ancient trees into the nearby town to collect your bread if you wish from the local bakery which is open from 5am onwards! The views are spectacular to the Welsh mountains and the people in the area are friendly and welcoming. You can walk from the cottage into the Forest or down to the local 12C Ostrich Inn which serves real ales, fine wine and terrific food. The area abounds with wildlife and you sleep to the occasional sound of owls hooting, wild boar grunting down the lane and the badgers rustling in the woodland. This is overtaken during the day by peace, tranquility and silence!
Getting around
To see the sights you need a car though there are plenty of other ways of transportation to see this Royal Forest. Bicycles are fun, canoeing the river is awesome, riding (horse or llama) through the forest blends in with the wildlife and walking is terrific!

The bus comes to the bottom of the lane once a week and goes 5 miles to town!
Access
Car recommended
How to get there
We are always ready to offer helpful advice by phone or email on how to get to Badgers End Cottage.
We send a receipt letter with all sorts of extra helpful information and tips to make your stay memorable!
Activities nearby
Fishing Nearby, Horse Riding Nearby, Watersports Nearby.
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