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By the Byre Holidays Cottages near Longleat

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2 bedrooms
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4 guests
2 nights minimum
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4 holiday cottages each sleeping 4 near Longleat, Bath Close to Bath and Longleat the cottages offer a light and airy feel, warm ambiance within beautiful Somerset countryside. Great for families or a getaway for couples, close to Bath yet away from it all. Each cottage is comfortably furnished with leather couches, dining table and chairs. Each has 2 bedrooms with country views over barley fields and farmland, yet accessible to the town of Frome and village of Beckington. The four self catering cottages will sleep four adults in two rooms: one double and one twin bedroom on the first floor. A cot can be accommodated for an infant. There is a separate bathroom located on the first floor, with contemporary sanitary-ware, bath with over-shower, wash basin and w.c. They each have a styl...4 holiday cottages each sleeping 4 near Longleat, Bath Close to Bath and Longleat the cottages offer a light and airy feel, warm ambiance within beautiful Somerset countryside. Great for families or a getaway for couples, close to Bath yet away from it all. Each cottage is comfortably furnished with leather couches, dining table and chairs. Each has 2 bedrooms with country views over barley fields and farmland, yet accessible to the town of Frome and village of Beckington. The four self catering cottages will sleep four adults in two rooms: one double and one twin bedroom on the first floor. A cot can be accommodated for an infant. There is a separate bathroom located on the first floor, with contemporary sanitary-ware, bath with over-shower, wash basin and w.c. They each have a stylish contemporary kitchen and have been comprehensively equipped with a microwave, dishwasher and fridge freezer; cooker with ceramic hob, oven and all conceivable cookware, crockery, glassware etc.. The open-plan lounge/dining room has underfloor heating, TV and DVD Player and a good library of films are handy for lazy days/wet days at home. We pride ourselves on being baby-friendly and are keenly aware of just the type of equipment that helps make your life easier and like a home-from-home. A full sized wooden cot with good mattresses is available, along with highchairs, sterilizers, changing mats, stairgates, toys and books. We have plenty of each item so do let us know before you set off your exact requirements. A separate laundry building houses washing machines and dryers shared by all cottage guests. All cottages have wireless broadband access. Neither smoking nor pets are permitted.More
House Rules
Pets Allowed: No
Smoking Allowed: No
Kid Friendly: Yes
Bathrooms
1 Half bath, 1 Full bath
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About the Owner
Sally M
Languages spoken:English
Response Rate:100%
Response Time:Within a few hours
Listed Since:July 2014
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Reviewed 14 August 2016

We visited the area with our granddaughter to spend a few days at Longleat (well worth doing with a five year old) and found By the Byre by chance online. We were not disappointed. it is an ideal location surrounded by open fields with a...More

Date of stay: August 2016
1  Thank UkHappyholidays
Reviewed 30 July 2016

We stayed here for a couple of nights as a base for a visit to Longleat. We had our shopping delivered a hour or so before we arrived and this was all packed away ready for our arrival, which we were grateful for. We were...More

Date of stay: July 2016
Thank Rebecca123442
Reviewed 1 July 2016

A warm welcome from the relatively new owners.lovely cottage with great facilities.this cottage is in a great location,with longleat house and safari park not far.we instantly felt at home here and would definitely stay here again.

Date of stay: June 2016
1  Thank LancashireJojo
Angela H, VR Owner at By the Byre Holidays Cottages near Longleat, responded to this reviewResponded 10 July 2016

We are really pleased that you enjoyed your stay. Since the ownership changed in March, the site has been undergoing an intensive maintenance programme to ensure that it matches with our guest’s expectations. We really hope to see you and your family again soon!

Reviewed 4 January 2016

We have stayed at the cottages four times over the years, they are a fab base to visit Longleat. This time we went into one of their lodges which we were a little disappointed with, I know it's out of season but the ground/gardens didn't...More

Date of stay: December 2015
2  Thank WestSussexRebecca
Angela H, VR Owner at By the Byre Holidays Cottages near Longleat, responded to this reviewResponded 4 January 2016

Thank you for your feedback and your positive comments about By the Byre, apologies I did say i would do the lightbulbs. We are usually able to fulfill requests for extra plates etc, have lots of highchairs available and the DVD player is under the...More

Reviewed 13 October 2015

Stayed in a 2 bedroom cottage and used it as a base for trips out to visit Longleat and Bath. Had a fun time, but really struggled with how uncomfortable the bed was, which kept us both awake. I note one previous review saying similar....More

Date of stay: October 2015
Thank 1womble
Angela H, VR Owner at By the Byre Holidays Cottages near Longleat, responded to this reviewResponded 13 October 2015

Thank you for your comments and pleased you enjoyed your stay. This is only the second comment we have had about the mattress in 10 years, so struggling as to why is seemed uncomfortable, we will go have a sleep on it! One bathroom has...More

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Reviewed 28 August 2015

Stayed here as a base for visiting Longleat. Lovely holiday accommodation, nicely furnished, welcome basket of goodies on arrival. Great views and ride on toys for young children, friendly owners dog. Lovely pub, fish & chip shop and farm shops nearby,

Date of stay: September 2013
Thank ZoeMB80
Angela H, VR Owner at By the Byre Holidays Cottages near Longleat, responded to this reviewResponded 13 October 2015

Great to hear you had a great stay. The facilities are great for families, relaxed with home comforts and we try to be on hand when needed.

Reviewed 5 August 2015

We recently stayed in the Frome cottage at By The Byre and were not disappointed. The cottage was lovely, bright and clean and the grounds were well kept for the children to play in. It is an ideal location for local attractions and the pretty...More

Date of stay: August 2015
Thank Kirsty C
Angela H, VR Owner at By the Byre Holidays Cottages near Longleat, responded to this reviewResponded 13 October 2015

Happy you had a great time. Hope to see you again at By the Byre.

Reviewed 4 August 2015

I had a lovely weekend here with my sister and three nephews, very close to Longleat which is where we were looking to spend the Saturday. We stayed in one of the cottages which was very spacious and clean. Owners were lovely and welcoming. They...More

Date of stay: July 2015
Thank Leona C
Angela H, VR Owner at By the Byre Holidays Cottages near Longleat, responded to this reviewResponded 13 October 2015

Really pleased you found your stay comfortable and enjoyable. Hope to see you again at By the Byre.

Reviewed 12 July 2015

My family rented three of three cottages for two days after a week of camping. They were welcomingly comfortable after a week in a tent, and allowed us to relax for a couple of days before going our separate ways. The cottages were all kitted...More

Date of stay: July 2015
Thank Peter H
Angela H, VR Owner at By the Byre Holidays Cottages near Longleat, responded to this reviewResponded 21 July 2015

Thank you for your comments. Lovely to see a family from all corners of the world having a happy relaxing time.at By the Byre. Brave granny bringing 3 grandchildren! The children seemed to enjoy playing out in the plentiful outdoor space and the adults socialising...More

Reviewed 9 June 2015 via mobile

We found the cottage to be very clean and comfortable and tastefully furnished. The gardens are superb and You can't ask for more with the location. We will defiantly be back !!

Date of stay: April 2015
Thank Chrisaspin1985
Angela H, VR Owner at By the Byre Holidays Cottages near Longleat, responded to this reviewResponded 17 July 2015

Thank you for your lovely comments - delighted you enjoyed your stay. Our housekeepers work very hard and we do have high standards, they will be pleased too. Love to see you again at By the Byre.

Amenities
Pets Allowed: No
Smoking Allowed: No
Kid Friendly: Yes
DVD Player
Balcony
Grill
Central Heating
Suitable For Children Under 5
Fireplace
Highchair
Internet Access
Linens Provided
Parking
Shared Garden
Terrace
Towels Provided
TV
Wi-Fi
Fishing Nearby
Golf Course Is On Site Or Within 15 Mins Walk
Short Term Rentals (4 Days Or Fewer)
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