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Abbotsleigh Cottage

62 reviews
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Overview
2 bedrooms
1 bathroom
4 guests
1 night minimum
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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 th...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, designated an 'Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty' is a place were every one walks and everything is in walking distance. There's a great county pub, down by the river, a well stocked friendly shop and cafe offering delicious breakfasts and lunches. Freshford's own Railway Station whisks you to Bath City centre in less than 10mins. Locally there's horse riding, boating and canoeing, fishing, Tennis and golf . Great for bike rides with the canal tow path ideal for getting to Bath or Bradford-on-Avon and beyond. The World Heritage City of Bath just 6 miles away, is a truly vibrant city, full to the brim of fabulous architecture, stylish shopping, a stunning spa and a lively calendar of festivals and events. Located in the South West of England, Bath is easy to get to - 90min form London Paddington by train and a short drive from the M4/M5 motorways. More
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Amenities
Pets Allowed: No
Smoking Allowed: No
Kid Friendly: Yes
DVD Player
Suitable For Children Under 5
Refrigerator
Highchair
Towels Provided
Paper Towels Provided
There Is A Golf Course Within 30 Mins Drive
Cycling Trips
Books
Hairdryer
TV
Shared Garden
Rural/Countryside Retreats
City Getaway
Linens Provided
There Are Tennis Courts Nearby
Secure Parking
Horse Riding Nearby
Internet Access
Toaster
Cooker
Grill
Short Term Rentals (4 Days Or Fewer)
Fishing Nearby
Local Guides/Maps
Central Heating
Cable/satellite TV
Soap/Shampoo Provided
Iron
Hiking Trips
Microwave
Wi-Fi
Kettle
Fireplace
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1 - 5 of 62 reviews

Reviewed 5 days ago

This is the 2nd year we have returned to Abbotsleigh and it never disappoints. Such a lovely cottage owned by lovely people. Brownies on arrival, you just can’t beat it! Would totally recommend people to stay here.

Date of stay: December 2018
Thank Lisa G
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We had a fabulous 2 nights at Abbotsleigh Cottage. The apartment is very impressive, tastefully decorated, great views, very comfortable and well equipped. Freshford is a gem with good access to walks along the Frome, Avon and the Kennet and Avon canal. Our hosts were...More

Date of stay: November 2018
Thank Michael F
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Reviewed 5 November 2018

Abbotsleigh Cottage is a ground floor rental that forms part of a larger house in the beautiful village of Freshford. The accommodations are comfortable and well-equipped and filled with the extra touches that make such holidays special. Freshford itself is peaceful and pretty. There is...More

Date of stay: October 2018
Thank Sarah M
Reviewed 18 August 2018

Perfect place for a holiday. Gorgeous well equipped cottage in lovely quiet location but accessible to Kennet and Avon Canal, Bath and Bristol. lots of lovely walks from the door. Charming hosts.

Date of stay: August 2018
Thank FarAway672076
Reviewed 18 February 2018 via mobile

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...More

Date of stay: February 2018
Thank rachelwevill
About the Owner
Philip A
Languages spoken:English
Response Rate:95%
Response Time:Within a few hours
Listed Since:November 2013
Interaction with guests
I will be at the property to greet you when you arrive and to help with any questions you may have with lots of local details. I am also available during your stay for any questions that my arise.
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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 lovely bike ride to Bath just 5 m...
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
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