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The Laurels - Detached Cottage near Bath and Bradford on Avon (BA15 2AX)

Front elevation and entrance porch.
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33 reviews
Front elevation and entrance porch.
Patio area with folding doors to kitchen for al fresco dining or barbecue (very sunny in summer!).
Dining area for four, with view over garden.
View over garden from dining area.
Left hand side of kitchen aisle with hob, oven, toaster and coffee machine.
Right hand side of kitchen aisle with microwave, dishwasher and washing machine.
Living room with selection of novels.
Living room.
Living room with good selection of books on local activities as well as large screen TV and DVD.
Selection of books on local activities (walking, architecture, local history, gardens of interest).
Curved oak-staircase and recessed stone window with good views over the hills.
One of two bedrooms with double beds, a choice of quilts and pillows and good views over the hills.
Bedroom with double bed, furniture and view over hills.
New bathroom with shower, bath, toilet and basin.
Bathroom with wet-room shower.
Second shower room.
Getting ready for a barbecue on a late August evening.
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2 Bedrooms , 2 Bathrooms , Sleeps 4
Bradford-on-Avon, Wiltshire, England
This delightful light and airy cottage, in the lovely peaceful village of Westwood, is just 2 miles from Bradford on Avon and close to the world heritage site of the city of Bath (7 miles).
Recently refurbished, it has two double bedrooms and two bathrooms - one brand new with bath and shower, one with shower toilet and sink.There is a very well equipped kitchen and the dining area opens on to a patio with small enclosed private garden and barbecue. . There is parking for two cars immediately in front of the cottage.
Relax in the comfortable sitting room, reading or watching widescreen TV with Netflix, after a day of sightseeing or enjoying the countryside. There are splendid walks right on the doorstep and further afield as well as bike hire near the canal basin at Bradford on Avon.
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Listing #HL8576115
About the Owner
Nigel H
Languages spoken:English, French
Response Rate:100%
Response Time:Within a few hours
Interaction with guests
After bookings guests will be informed of the simple arrangements for collecting and depositing the key. We are available to provide all the information guests may need to make their stay more enjoyable and the cottage itself has a full range of maps and guidebooks.
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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

We had a lovely and relaxing time at the Laurels. Set in Lower Westwood, is this beautiful cottage and only minutes away from some beautiful walks for dogs. The cottage is stunning and yet is still dog friendly. It has 2 very good sized bedrooms,...More

Thank Andrew B
Nigel H, VR Owner at The Laurels - Detached Cottage near Bath and Bradford on Avon (BA15 2AX), responded to this reviewResponded 3 days ago

We’re delighted you all enjoyed your stay, it sounds as if you made the most of it. Thank you for the kind comments

Reviewed 1 week ago

Excellent pet-friendly cottage close to Bradford on Avon, with good walks available from the door and all amenities we needed (all in good order).

Thank bivinson
Nigel H, VR Owner at The Laurels - Detached Cottage near Bath and Bradford on Avon (BA15 2AX), responded to this reviewResponded 3 days ago

It’s great you enjoyed your stay at the cottage , thank you for the positive comments.

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Stayed here with my wife and friends and would highly recommend it. It's a really sweet cottage with lots of character. And the best equipped rental place I've ever stayed in. There's a cupboard stocked with various olive oils and spices and there were a...More

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Nigel H, VR Owner at The Laurels - Detached Cottage near Bath and Bradford on Avon (BA15 2AX), responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

We’re delighted you enjoyed your stay and thank you for the appreciative review. We look forward to welcoming you again to enjoy this lovely part of the country.

  • Central Heating
  • Cooker
  • Dining Seats (4)
  • Dishwasher
  • Double Beds:(2)
  • DVD Player
  • Freezer
  • Full Baths (1)
  • Grill
  • Housekeeping Included
  • Internet Access
  • Iron
  • Kettle
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room Seats (4)
  • Microwave
  • Patio
  • Private Garden
  • Refrigerator
  • Secure Parking
  • Shower Rooms (1)
  • Suitable For Children Under 5
  • Toaster
  • Towels Provided
  • TV
  • Washer
  • Wi-Fi
House rules
    Pets allowed
    Smoking not allowed
    1 Full bath
    1 Shower
    2 Fulls
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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 1 430
R 1 608
R 9 650
29 Jun 2018 -
9 Aug 2018
3 nights
R 1 966
R 2 234
R 12 509
10 Aug 2018 -
20 Aug 2018
3 nights
R 1 555
R 1 608
R 9 650
21 Aug 2018 -
1 Oct 2018
2 nights
R 1 966
R 2 234
R 12 509
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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 1 787 / stay - Deposit
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About the neighbourhood
In addition to the splendours of Bath you can also explore the lovely historical towns of Wiltshire: the unspoilt Georgian village of Lacock is just 11 miles, Longleat Safari Park is 13 miles,the ancient market town of Devizes is 15 miles away, Marlborough, with its famous college, is 20 miles, the historical town of Salisbury with its stunning cathedral that also houses the best preserved copy of Magna Carta is 30 miles . The world heritage site of Stonehenge on Salisbury plain is also within easy driving distance of 30 miles. Trout and coarse is fishing is available on the Avon, the Frome and the canal (advice on permits can be given) and books on local walks are provided in the cottage.
Getting around
There are many attractions within a 5 mile walk of the cottage and several books of local walks and cycle rides are provided in the cottage. The number 94 bus from and to Bath runs through the village on a Monday to Friday, and there are train stations at nearby Avoncliffe and Freshford, both with parking, which can take you to Bath and Bristol in one direction and Bradford on Avon in the other.
Car advised
How to get there
Airport: Bristol (BS48 3DY): 40.0 km
Railway: Avoncliff: 2.0 km
Ferry: Portsmouth: 125.0 km
The cottage is easy to find in the village of Westwood . It is the first house on the left as you turn in to The Laurels. The postcode (BA15 2AX) will show the house on most satnavs and also the AA and RAC route finders. There are mainline stations at Bradford on Avon (3 miles) and Bath (7 miles) with branch lines at Freshford and Avoncliffe (both 1.5 miles).
Activities nearby
Fishing Nearby, There Is A Golf Course Within 30 Mins Drive, Horse Riding Nearby, Watersports Nearby.
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