HILARY, pet friendly, country holiday cottage, with a garden in Bewdley, Ref 4254
This timber built, single storey detached cottage is situated just outside the Gloucestershire town of Bewdley and can sleep four people in two bedrooms. Hilary is a timber built, single storey detached cottage located just two miles from Bewdley in Gloucestershire and has far-reaching views towards the Wyre Forest. With one double and one twin bedroom with the addition of a family shower room, this cottage can sleep four people in comfort. The rest of the cottage is made up of a well equipped fitted kitchen with a dining area and a sitting room with an electric fire and doors to the veranda. To the outside of the cottage is an enclosed lawned garden with a patio, veranda, garden furniture and a BBQ and a shed for bike storage and off road parking for 2 cars. Set in an open field and with sheep quietly grazing all around, Hilary is a restful cottage in a beautiful part of the country.
Amenities: Electric storage heaters with electric fire in sitting room. Electric oven and hob, microwave, fridge/freezer, dishwasher, TV, DVD, stereo/CD. All fuel and power inc. in rent. Bed linen and towels inc. in rent. Enclosed lawned garden with patio, balcony area and furniture. Shed for bike storage. Off road parking for 2 cars. Sorry, no smoking. One well-behaved dog welcome. Shop and pub 1.5 miles. Note: There is a fenced fish pond in the garden, please ensure young children are supervised. Note: There are sheep grazing by the cottage therefore dogs must be kept on a lead when outside of garden area. Note: Due to the parking area being sloped and on an uneven, shale surface, along with the property being accessed via 2 steps, it may not be suitable for people with mobility problems or wheelchair users.
Region: Visitors to the Cotswolds have long treasured memories of charming towns and villages built from the famous honey-coloured stone, it now boasts a thriving community of contemporary artists working from studios and shops throughout the area.
Town: The market town of Bewdley sits on the banks of the River Severn, and is close to the medieval Wyre Forest, with its many walks and cycle trails. Bewdley offers much to delight visitors, with a good choice of pubs, cafes and restaurants along the riverside, many tiny shops, antique and craft galleries, and all surrounded by beautiful countryside with gentle rolling hills, steep wooded valleys and meandering rivers offering many opportunities to discover a rich diversity of wildlife. The area has some of the best attractions in the country, with the Severn Valley Steam Railway, West Midlands Safari Park, numerous National Trust properties and many colourful events throughout the year, including riverside festivals and regattas, open air concerts and family activities.
Left on 09/13/2012 for a stay in July 2012 | A FlipKey verified reviewerReviewed Sep 13, 2012Stayed Jul 2012
No noisy roads. Fields back and front. Superb views over the distant hills and over the river to the forest. Absolutely pure "Get away from it all". Short distance from Bewdley (which is a beautiful town)
Well equipped bungalow with a very welcome "Welcome Pack".
Just lovely to sit by the big picture window or at the table on the terrace and just enjoy the peace and quiet and the view (especially if there was a sunset). Hope to return.
Left on 03/03/2012 for a stay in December 2011 | A FlipKey verified reviewerReviewed Mar 3, 2012Stayed Dec 2011
General tenure, facilities and condition of the cottage accommodation was excellent, with a good view over the river and railway in a lovely area.
It's position must be regarded as remote, though, and it is virtually essential to have the use of a vehicle to access the cottage. The road to it is long and poor and access could be very difficult or impossible in snowy or icy conditions.
Also, the driveway of the access road is both steep and of loose grit. This means that some cars will have difficulty, even in good conditions, from getting off the driveway. We had to park on the field above the cottage to avoid being stuck in the drive. This possibility should be advised to prospective users, or the drive should be properly metalled for vehicular access.
Left on 08/18/2011 for a stay in June 2011 | A FlipKey verified reviewerReviewed Aug 18, 2011Stayed Jun 2011
Upon arrival we were concerned to find it was a chalet and not a cottage as described in brochure but now appreciate that this was new to the brochure at the time of booking and external photograph was not available but upon entry we found it to be clean tidy and well equipped. It is in an ideal location and we would not hesitate to return. [its perfect for a dog]
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