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“Beautiful Cottage. Peaceful surroundings”
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The view of Fishermen's Retreat terrace cottage from the bottom of the garden.
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The view of Fishermen's Retreat terrace cottage from the bottom of the garden.
The large master bedroom with 1200 pocket king size bed at the cottage. Elegant design throughout our self-catering holiday cottage.
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The view of Fishermen's Retreat terrace cottage from the bottom of the garden.
The large master bedroom with 1200 pocket king size bed at the cottage.
Elegant design throughout our self-catering holiday cottage.
Fishermen's Retreat bedroom has lovely countryside views from the window.
Luxury Egyptian cotton linen and towels make sure your cosy stay is a luxurious one.
Large open living area with a dining space by the window views.
Comfy sofas and throws for kicking back and relaxing in the evenings.
The dining area at our cosy traditional cottage.
The living area leads into the kitchen on the ground floor. There is a flat screen TV and iPod dock.
The traditional wood-burning stove is the finest way to relax in the evenings.
Modern kitchen interior in the characteristic setting of our 18th century cottage.
The kitchen is large with all the mod-cons for your self-catering needs.
The bathroom is small but practical with a modern walk-in shower and facilities.
The garden terrace at Fishermen's Retreat is perfect for the afternoon hours in the sun.
The private lower terrace in the cottage garden has BBQ facilities.
Few better ways to enjoy the sunny afternoons than outdoors in the Midford Valley.
Outside dining is the best way to make the most of our self-catering cottage surroundings.
The archway leading into the second half of your private garden, ideal for a little stroll...
Outdoor decor echoes the fine touches of the cottage interior.
The Midford Brook stream runs at the bottom of the garden and there are also fishing opportunities.
The view of the meadows across the Brook at the bottom of the garden.
The welcome sign post to our cosy cottage retreat near Bath.
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2 Bedrooms, 1 Bathroom, Sleeps 4
Bath, Somerset, England

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James H
London
1 review
“Beautiful Cottage. Peaceful surroundings”
Reviewed 27 June 2012 for a stay in May 2012

I stayed here with my girlfriend on the Jubille weekend. The cottage itself is only 10 minutes drive from Bath but located in a tiny tranquil hamlet

The interior had been recntly refurbished and was lovely throughout. The surrounding area was perfect for walking and there are 2 pubs within walking distance.

Overall an ideal place for a relaxing holiday

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Travelling group: With Spouse/Partner
Your age range 25-34
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Salter
Surrey
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“Bird watcher's paradise”
Reviewed 3 June 2012 for a stay in April 2012
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Fishermen's Retreat is a cosy well equipped cottage in a peaceful location with the garden leading down to Midford Brook. It is very well situated for lovely walks from the door and within walking distance of The Hope and Anchor at Midford where the food and service were very good. The bird feeders in the garden attracted a variety of birds which entertained us over the weekend, including a Great Spotted Woodpecker to my delight. The owner was very helpful in dealing with my husband's allergies and we were impressed with the welcome basket and the immaculate condition of the cottage.

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Liked best: Location
Liked least: Nothing
Travelling group: With Spouse/Partner
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Mrsporphr...
Bristol, United Kingdom
2 reviews
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“A little piece of heaven”
Reviewed 18 May 2012 for a stay in May 2012
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The cottage is in a row of four in a secret valley just outside Bath. It has recently be completely re-furbished and is absolutely immaculate . On arrival, we found a welcome note and a decanter of sherry waiting for us and a vase of flowers from the garden.

The bedrooms were very comfortable and plenty of storage in the double bedroom for all our clothes . I has the little single room which was cosy comfortable and just across the landing from the double so lots of conversations can be had without getting out of bed!

The house has a big, newly planted garden which will mature into a really lovely place. It goes right down to the river where you can fish if you like so bring your rods! Masses of wild birds including heron , which we saw, and kingfishers which we didn't . It rained a lot during our stay but we were quite happy to sit in our pj's and chill. There is a wood burning stove all set up for you but the heating was so efficient that we didn't need.

If peace and absolutely beautiful rural setting is what you want, this is for you. If a lot of fun is what you want,this is also for you because Bath is 10 minutes away and packed with everything a lovely city can offer. Go to Jamies Italian if you get the chance. The Theatre Royal is beautiful and the cinema multi screened and comfortable. We went to the Costume Museum, Roman Baths, American Museum cinema and theatre.

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Liked best: Peace and comfort
Liked least: Tiny bathroom but it all worked and was immaculate
Travelling group: With Friends
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Ptee
Dubai, United Arab Emirates
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“Lovely cottage in a beautiful location”
Reviewed 15 May 2012 for a stay in May 2012
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person found this review helpful

Stayed here with my 13 year-old daughter and had a lovely time. Well-equipped, comfortable and cosy, the cottage is located in a beautiful valley and has its own garden leading down to a river. Two pubs within walking distance and lots to do locally - for example, we hired bikes and cycled along the nearby canal to Bradford-on-Avon.

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Liked best: Everything about the cottage was great
Liked least: Over-sensitive smoke alarms
Travelling group: Family with Teenagers
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Reviewed 11 September 2013 for a stay in August 2013
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