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Frog Corner Main House, Pool & Landscaped Gardens

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Main house and parterre herb garden
Certificate of Excellence
Excellent
14 reviews
Main house and parterre herb garden
Front garden & r50+ year old facade
Main entrance
Pool in summertime!
Kitchen with Aga cooker
Kitchen and pantry
Breakfast room
Living room with wood burning stove
Living room
Orangery dining room
Master bedroom with king sized bed (with ensuite)
Second Master bedroom with king sized bed (with ensuite)
Double bedroom
Double bedroom
Twin bedroom, with 2 single beds
Family bathroom with walk-in shower
Ensuite to Master bedroom 1
Garden and pond
Raised flower bed
Pergola and secret garden
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Overview
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5 Bedrooms , 4 Bathrooms , Sleeps 10
Whipsnade, Bedfordshire, England
Large 5 bed detached, period house, set in 3 acres of landscaped gardens, with swimming pool. A charming 400+ year old house with open fireplace and wood-burning stove. Large kitchen with Aga and modern conveniences. Providing sleeping accommadion for 10 guests (extra sleeping or day guests with prior approval and chargeable): 2 master bedrooms, both with ensuites, 2 double bedrooms and a twin bedroom, 2 family bathrooms plus 2 ensuites. 33 miles from London. Close to many attractions, Whipsnade Zoo, Ashridge Park, Woburn Safari Park, Woburn Golf a club, Dunstable Downs for kite flying, walks & picnics, NT tea shop and watching the hang gliders, Ashridge Golf Club, London Gliding Club, etc. Heated outdoor swimming pool (open June to September). Children very welcome - supervision of young children required around open water areas. Pr... Read more
Listing #HL6424502
About the Owner
Sandra R
Languages spoken:English
Response Rate:100%
Response Time:Within a few hours
Interaction with guests
Hi to Our future guests, We are either on hand ourselves or have a housekeeper available for welcoming you, showing you round, answering any questions, and providing advice on local attractions, or just fixing any problems. We hope this offers the best of all worlds for your stay at Frog Corner. Kindest Regards Sandra
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Reviewed 14 August 2017 via mobile

Very highly recommend ***** house, garden and pool is absolutely amazing and beautiful. Something interesting to look at in every room. Gardens are peacefully and stunning. The house is huge but comfortable. Everything there and more that you could possibly need. Home owners were around...More

Thank _nicolassparks_1
Management response:Responded 28 August 2017

Hi Nicola & family It was delightful meeting you and your guests, especially your mum. I am so pleased that you enjoyed your stay and we would be delighted to have any or all of you back. Thank you so much for visiting us. Kindest...More

Reviewed 18 June 2017

We were lucky enough to get amazing weather over the entire weekend so spent the whole Saturday of the hen outside - playing games in the giant lawns, swimming in the pool, eating and drinking outside - it was a fantastic day! The whole weekend...More

Thank rachel6362017
Management response:Responded 26 June 2017

Thank you so much for your lovely comments, it was a pleasure having you all at Frog Corner, we very much look forward to seeing you and any f your friends again. Good luck with the wedding. Kindest Regards Sandra

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Reviewed 14 May 2017

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Amenities
  • Alarm Clock
  • Balcony or Terrace
  • Blender
  • Books
  • Central Heating
  • Cooker
  • Cots:(1)
  • Dining Seats (10)
  • Dishwasher
  • Double Beds:(2)
  • DVD Player
  • En Suite Rooms (2)
  • Fireplace
  • Freezer
  • Full Baths (1)
  • Grill
  • Hairdryer
  • Highchair
  • Housekeeping Included
  • Internet Access
  • Iron
  • Kettle
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room Seats (10)
  • Local Guides/Maps
  • Microwave
  • Outdoor Dining Area
  • Paper Towels Provided
  • Patio
  • Porch
  • Private Garden
  • Private Outdoor Pool (Heated)
  • Queen Beds:(2)
  • Refrigerator
  • Secure Parking
  • Shared Garden
  • Shower Rooms (1)
  • Single Beds:(2)
  • Soap/Shampoo Provided
  • Staffed Property
  • Stereo System
  • Suitable For Children Under 5
  • Toaster
  • Towels Provided
  • TV
  • VCR
  • Water Views
  • Wi-Fi
House rules
    Kid-friendly
    Pets not allowed
    Smoking not allowed
    Check in: 4:00 PM
    Check out: 10:00 AM
-If security cameras detect 10+ guests (£70 fee pp) -Sleeping on settees (£100 fee) -No glass in pool area, plastic glasses FOC -POOL open 10am - 8pm -Pse wash dishes before...
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Bathrooms
    1 Full bath
    1 Shower
    2 Attached (ensuite)
Bedrooms
    2 Twins
    1 Crib
    2 Queens
    2 Fulls
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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
Default 2 nights
R 3 908
£215
R 10 814
£595
18 Aug 2018 -
16 Sep 2018
Default
4 nights
R 5 434
£299
R 10 814
£595
28 Dec 2018 -
3 Jan 2019
New Year Break
3 nights
R 16 266
£895
R 16 266
£895
29 Mar 2019 -
31 Mar 2019
Mothers Day 'weekend'
2 nights
R 10 814
£595
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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 5 452 / stay - Deposit
  • Cleaning & linen : R 1 817 / stay - Fee
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About the neighbourhood
We are 33 miles from London, so access to London is easy. We are a 10 minute drive from Tring Station which takes you into Euston Station in 40mins. Local attractions, Whipsnade Zoo (literally across the road), Ashridge Park, Woburn Safari Park, Woburn Golf Club, Dunstable Downs for Kite flying, picnics and great walks, Ashridge Golf Club, London Gliding Club (where you can have gliding sessions over the Chiltern Hills (2 miles from the house). There is a local NT cafe on the top of the Downs. Lots more, just tell us what you are interested in.
Getting around
We are in a rural location, there is a lot to do around the immediate area, (Zoo, Whipsnade Tree Catredral, local horse riding, Icknield Way walk, many other beautiful walks and a local C16th Pub and restaurant (all within walking distance).
Access
Car advised
How to get there
Airport: Luton Airport: 9.0 km
Railway: Tring Railway Station: 7.0 km
Directions to Frog Corner

Take M1 (heading N) exit to Whipsnade Zoo, Redbourn, Markyate. At roundabout take exit to Markyate, (you are now on the A5). Pass by Markyate, staying on the A5 until you see a turn on your left signposted Kensworth & Whipsnade Zoo. Pass through Kensworth on onto Whipsnade. On entering Whipsnade you will see a C16th pub and restaurant (Old Hunters Lodge) on the right, then the village church on the left, then the village hall inside a crescent on the right. (Final directions provided after booking).
Activities nearby
There Is A Golf Course Within 30 Mins Drive, Golf Course Is On Site Or Within 15 Mins Walk.
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