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Abbotsleigh Cottage is a stylish 2 bedroom contemporary apartment within a Regency country house.
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56 reviews
Abbotsleigh Cottage is a stylish 2 bedroom contemporary apartment within a Regency country house.
Living room with a wood burning stove
Bedroom with a super kingsize bed and high quality matress
Open plan living room with wood burning stove
Super Kingsize bed with Egyptian cotton sheets and views over the valleys and beyond
Outside seating right in front of the apartment
Bunkroom off the main bedroom, great for kids and adults alike.
Bunkroom with full length beds, great for kids and adults alike.
Bunkroom with full length beds, great for kids and adults alike.
Autumn view from the living room
The gardens at Abbotsleigh Cottage
Garden at Abbotsleigh Cottage
Bridge over the River Frome at Freshford
Freshford Village, the area known as Sharpstone
Bridge over the River Frome and the Inn at Freshford just the otherside
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Overview
Condo/Apartment -
2 Bedrooms , 1 Bathroom , Sleeps 4
Freshford, Somerset, England
Just 10 mins from the wonderful City of Bath, Abbotsleigh Cottage is a stylish contemporary apartment within a Regency country house. This bright and airy apartment with it's own private entrance and equipped with everything needed for a comfortable stay, enjoys stunning views over wooded valleys and countryside beyond. Parking is on the drive. Outside there are seating areas overlooking the sunny south facing gardens. The stately panelled bedroom has a super king size corbeille bed, with Egyptian cotton sheets and en-suite shower room.

A further bedroom leads off the main, with full sized comfortable bunk beds suitable for adults and kids alike.

In the living room, a large sofa converts quickly and very easily into a comfortable full size double bed.

Set in a beautiful valley on the edge of the City of Bath, Freshford Village,...
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About the Owner, Philip A
Languages spoken: English
Response Rate: 100 %
Response Time: Within a few hours
Calendar Updated: 1 day ago
Listed since : Nov 2013
Overall rating: 5.0 / 5.0
Based on 56 reviews and 1 property
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rachelwev...
London, United Kingdom
1 review
Reviewed 18 February 2018 for a stay in February 2018

Couldn't drag myself away from Naomi and Phil's idyllic retreat. They couldn't have been more welcoming - but unobtrusive - when I came for a week's escape with my children (aged 9 and 7) in February half term. The cottage is exquisite, warm and beautifully well equipped. The village of Freshford is delightful with a village shop to rival Waitrose...

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Lisa G
1 review
Reviewed 13 December 2017 for a stay in December 2017

A beautiful, very well designed and decorated cottage. Great location, local pub with great food and hospitality, cafe and shop all within walking distance. Freshford train station is also a 10minute walk away which takes you on a very short journey into Bath. We will most definitely return to this little gem in the future.

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Suzanne M
Brighton, United Kingdom
Level 1 Contributor
3 reviews
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Reviewed 29 November 2017 for a stay in November 2017

Beautiful views and peaceful setting, with very good food in local Inn. Train convenient to Bath, although to busy with a pushchair with Xmas market and rugby coinciding ! Owners very helpful and very generous with extras they offer in the cottage !

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Amenities
  • Books
  • Bunk Beds:(1)
  • Cable/satellite TV
  • Central Heating
  • Cooker
  • Dining Seats (4)
  • DVD Player
  • En Suite Rooms (1)
  • Fireplace
  • Grill
  • Hairdryer
  • Highchair
  • Internet Access
  • Iron
  • Kettle
  • King Beds:(1)
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room Seats (4)
  • Local Guides/Maps
  • Microwave
  • Paper Towels Provided
  • Refrigerator
  • Secure Parking
  • Shared Garden
  • Soap/Shampoo Provided
  • Sofa Beds:(1)
  • Suitable For Children Under 5
  • Toaster
  • Towels Provided
  • TV
  • Wi-Fi
House rules
    Kid-friendly
    Pets not allowed
    Smoking not allowed
    Check in: 2:00 PM
    Check out: 11:00 AM
Our guests all treat the apartment with respect and courtesy and don't do anything they wouldn't do in their own home. Considerate to the neighbours is appreciated. No smoking...
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Bathrooms
    1 Attached (ensuite)
Bedrooms
    1 Bunk
    1 Sofa
    1 Super 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.

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Dates Min stay Weeknight Weekend night Per week
Default 2 nights
R 1 626
£95
R 1 883
£110
R 11 126
£650
25 May 2018 -
28 May 2018
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3 nights
R 1 712
£100
R 1 883
£110
R 11 126
£650
13 Jul 2018 -
7 Sep 2018
Default
3 nights
R 1 712
£100
R 1 883
£110
R 11 126
£650
31 Dec 2018 -
1 Jan 2019
Default
2 nights
R 1 968
£115
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About the neighbourhood
Close to the World Heritage, Roman City of Bath, Freshford is set in an area designated 'an area of outstanding natural beauty' and is a 'Conservation village' all this means that it's retained it's historic architecture and landscape.

Very much a living village with always lots going on, a thriving village school, Shop and cafe, Post Office, Doctors Surgery and of course a wonderful country pub down by the river. With a rich history going back to Saxon times, several textile mills survive, now residential, weavers cottages, Manor house and even an old brewery.

Freshford railway station provides frequent services to Bath and mainline services to London and in the other direction to the south coast. The Kennet and Avon canal runs close by and it's a lovel...
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Getting around
Freshford has it's very own railway station with trains into Bath a 10min ride and running roughly every hour. It's easy to get to Oxford & London via the train. In the other direction they go to the south coast. There is also a local bus that stop at the top of the lane. Taxi's are easy to arrange a to and from Bath
Access
Car not needed
How to get there
Airport: Bristol Airport: 18.0 km
Railway: Freshford Station: 0.5 km
Ferry: Poole Ferry: 70.0 km
From Bath take the A36 toward Warminster, then after about 3 miles you cross a Viaduct over the canal, then up a long hill, at the top pass the first sign for Freshford, keep on till you see signs for Homewood Park Hotel and Sharpstone. Turn left here into Abbey Lane.
At the bottom of a short hill the lane bends sharply to the left, turn right here down Rosemary Lane and you will find Abbotsleigh Cottage on the left just after a lane joins from the left.
Activities nearby
Fishing Nearby, There Is A Golf Course Within 30 Mins Drive, Horse Riding Nearby, There Are Tennis Courts Nearby, Nearest Beach: 39.0 km.
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