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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 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.

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Reviewed 30 April 2015

We have stayed in both the cottages and lodges. It's so great we've been 3 times and are already looking to book our 4th. Angela and chris are fantastic and have been great each stay ensuring suitable make up of rooms for children, great toys...More

Date of stay: April 2014
Thank nmchickLondon
Angela H, VR Owner at By the Byre Holidays Cottages near Longleat, responded to this reviewResponded 17 July 2015

Great to hear you have had happy times at By the Byre - would love to see you again - please take advantage of our Friends and Family offer Chris and Angela

Reviewed 29 April 2015

We had one of the newer eco lodges for a family get together. A mixed group which is always difficult to please...However the Lodges do just that.....the little ones were free to roam around the huge space by the lodges safely and freely nothing was...More

Date of stay: April 2015
Thank katelouBath_England
Angela H, VR Owner at By the Byre Holidays Cottages near Longleat, responded to this reviewResponded 29 April 2015

Great to hear you had a lovely time at By the Byre - always good that we can accommodate happy family gatherings. Hope to see you and your friends and family visiting Bath and Longleat again in the future.

Reviewed 11 April 2015 via mobile

Stayed during boxing day for a visit to longleat. Best stay for 3 days Cottage is in a nice And peaceful location Cottage is kept in a immaculate condition Owners are really helpful.

Date of stay: December 2014
Thank Hari p
Angela H, VR Owner at By the Byre Holidays Cottages near Longleat, responded to this reviewResponded 12 April 2015

Really pleased you enjoyed your stay. Thank you for your lovely comments and we hope to see you and your family and friends in the future. Angela and Chris

Reviewed 9 April 2015 via mobile

I stayed in one of the cottages at By the Byre four years ago and loved it so was very excited to return again. This time stayed in a lodge as there were more of us staying. I was a little disappointed as I had...More

Date of stay: April 2015
Thank Little_Bridezilla
Angela H, VR Owner at By the Byre Holidays Cottages near Longleat, responded to this reviewResponded 12 April 2015

Thank you for your comments and pleased you enjoyed your stay and awarded By the Byre a 4 star rating. We know your children had a wonderful time running around the garden and you all enjoyed a busy day at Longleat. We will change the...More

Reviewed 7 April 2015 via mobile

Fab location, owners helpful and a nice time had. This said, the lodges need a bit TLC. They appear grey with the wood in dire need of restraining. The bathroom shower curtain was in need of demoulding and net curtains in the living room were...More

Date of stay: April 2015
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Angela H, VR Owner at By the Byre Holidays Cottages near Longleat, responded to this reviewResponded 12 April 2015

Thank you for comments and pleased to hear you enjoyed your stay. We chatted quite a lot to one of these guests and offered local knowledge on cycling routes - they did not ask us to resolve any of these issues. To respond - the...More

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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