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Gatekeepers Lodge, Private & Self-contained Cottage at Dyrham nr Bath & Bristol

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1 bedroom
1 bathroom
2 guests
2 nights minimum
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Fully renovated in 2020 & exclusively let to you, Gatekeepers Lodge is a bijou country retreat located adjacent to 17th Century Dyrham Park. The perfect location to explore Bath, Bristol & many Cotswold Villages, after which you can relax in your own private gardens A Walkers & Cyclists dream, complete with amenities for storing and cleaning outdoor equipment, the Cotswold Way & national cycle routes run past the front door A starter pack of essentials, made up bed & Log burning stove will be ready to welcome you Full Description Gatekeepers Lodge was formally a Toll House and part of the adjacent 17th Century Dyrham Estate, (now a National Trust attraction). Dyrham is an ancient Hamlet in a stunning rural location but only 8 miles from the beautiful world heritage city of Bath and 1...Fully renovated in 2020 & exclusively let to you, Gatekeepers Lodge is a bijou country retreat located adjacent to 17th Century Dyrham Park. The perfect location to explore Bath, Bristol & many Cotswold Villages, after which you can relax in your own private gardens A Walkers & Cyclists dream, complete with amenities for storing and cleaning outdoor equipment, the Cotswold Way & national cycle routes run past the front door A starter pack of essentials, made up bed & Log burning stove will be ready to welcome you Full Description Gatekeepers Lodge was formally a Toll House and part of the adjacent 17th Century Dyrham Estate, (now a National Trust attraction). Dyrham is an ancient Hamlet in a stunning rural location but only 8 miles from the beautiful world heritage city of Bath and 12 miles from the Vibrant city of Bristol With its drying room, bike storage, and outdoor muddy boot/dog wash, Gate Keepers Lodge is ideally set up for the Cotswold way (past the front door)- perfect for walkers, and also a great location for Cyclists. Dyrham Park is a few minutes’ walk up the old (closed to traffic) Toll road adjacent to the house, which is stunning - deer walks, amazing gardens to explore, cafe and lovely gift shop. The property is close to the historic villages of Castle Combe (voted most beautiful village ever!), Badminton (where the famous Horse Trials are held), Tetbury, (a must for antiques shopping) The stunning Arboretum at Westonbirt, and the amenity packed Market town of Chipping Sodbury. There are excellent places nearby within walking distance to eat and drink. And within short driving distances, you’ll find many other excellent Pubs, restaurants and shops & supermarkets in the local towns and villages Other things to note A basket of wood is provided free of charge for the Wood burner which will be laid ready for your arrival A welcome pack is also provided to get you going for your 1st day including: Small selection of cereal & Biscuits Milk, Tea Bags, sugar and Ground coffee for the coffee percolator Washing up liquid Toilet rolls Dish Cloth, Tea Towel Shower gel, Shampoo Getting Around Dyrham is a small Hamlet, with no public transport in the village <5 mins from J18 of M4. Private parking for 2 cars available Bristol Airport approx 45 mins by Car in normal traffic. Bath & Bristol Parkway Train Stations approx 15 mins in taxiMore
House Rules
Pets Allowed: No
Smoking Allowed: No
Kid Friendly: No
Strictly No Smoking, any sign/ smell of smoke/ Butts forfeits deposit. £250 Security Deposit required before stay commences, Cheques and Debit/Credit cards acceped Due to unique nature of property (former Dyrham Estate Toll House) the Lodge will only accomodate 2 adults
Bathrooms
1 Attached (ensuite)
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About the Owner
Jay S
Languages spoken:English
Response Time:Within a few hours
Listed Since:May 2020
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Gatekeepers Lodge has been tastefully renovated to a high standard. Despite being small it had all that was needed for a comfortable stay. The Bose music system was a bonus. The use of a large storage shed was very helpful especially for drying off waking...More

Date of stay: August 2020
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Reviewed 9 August 2020

Gatekeepers lodge offers a beautiful, quiet location for a restful holiday. The small lodge has been thoroughly thought out to include everything needed for a week's stay. Its tasteful deco is in keeping with the property and the outdoor space and facilities are brilliant. There...More

Date of stay: August 2020
Thank Wingny
Amenities
Pets Allowed: No
Smoking Allowed: No
Kid Friendly: No
Balcony
Grill
Central Heating
Fireplace
Freezer
Refrigerator
Housekeeping Included
Iron
Kettle
Linens Provided
Patio
Private Garden
Cable/satellite TV
Secure Parking
Stereo System
Cooker
Terrace
Towels Provided
TV
Fishing Nearby
There Is A Golf Course Within 30 Mins Drive
Horse Riding Nearby
Watersports Nearby
City Getaway
Cycling Trips
Hiking Trips
Rural/Countryside Retreats
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About the neighbourhood
Dyrham is a English country hamlet sitauted between Bath & Bristol (15 Mins from each) a perfect place to explore the Cotswolds.
Getting around
Gatekeepers Lodge is in a rural location with very limited public transport, therefore Car/Walk/Cycle is the preferred option. Uber and other local Taxi’s are readily available
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