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The Granary with hot tub offers a unique experience with spectacular views.

Cottage -
1 Bedroom , 1 Bathroom , Sleeps 2
English Bicknor, Forest of Dean, Gloucestershire, England
The perfect setting for a romantic retreat where you can relax and unwind in this wonderful part of the country. As featured in The Guardian 'Five best ... forest cottages' October 11th 2008.
The Granary in the beautiful Forest of Dean between the River Wye and River Seven, has been converted, retaining its original 18th century charm, into a beautiful self-contained romantic getaway. The balcony with its private hot tub benefits from 180' views of open country side and is west facing. You can take long relaxing walks in the forest right from the back door, or perhaps take part in more energetic activities such as horse riding, canoeing or mountain biking; just some of the opportunities available in this popular part of Gloucestershire an area of outstanding Natural Beauty. The hot tub is private and is available through o...
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Listing #HL38011
About the Owner
Mandy and David L
Languages spoken:English, Spanish
Response Rate:100%
Response Time:Within a few hours
Listed Since:September 2007
Interaction with guests
We are available to help through out your stay and nothing is too much trouble. We will leave you alone to enjoy your break but are on hand should you need us. We will meet you at the property to hand over the keys and show you round to make sure that everything is as you expected. Our approach is friendly and welcoming coupled with respect for your privacy. There is information in the property which outlines things to do, where to go, including personalised maps, as well as details about the property and its history. We also provide an OS map to your walks to make sure you don't get lost!
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Reviewed 5 days ago

We had the perfect break at The Granary. The cottage is situated in the grounds of the owners property however it is extremely private and they leave you to do as you please (within reason!!) and are available to assist if needed. The views from...More

Thank ellxe
Mandylloyd2014, VR Owner at The Granary with hot tub offers a unique experience with spectacular views., responded to this reviewResponded 4 days ago

Thank you for such a lovely review. We are really pleased you enjoyed your stay and would be more than happy for you to stay again one day.

Reviewed 21 September 2018 via mobile

Where to start, we had the best weekend at Mandy and Davids cottage. They gave us a lovely welcome, the cottage is beautifully finished and well the veiws are fabulous from the hottub. It really couldn't have been better, it was just what we needed....More

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Mandylloyd2014, VR Owner at The Granary with hot tub offers a unique experience with spectacular views., responded to this reviewResponded 21 September 2018

Thankyou so much for your lovely review. It was a pleasure having you stay and we are delighted you had such a good time.

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Reviewed 7 September 2018 via mobile

Would like to say a very big thank you to Mandy and David for making our anniversary even more special. We arrived to be welcomed with homemade bread and cake which was amazing. The cottage itself is just beautiful with wonderful views. The bed is...More

Thank Kerryanne124
Mandylloyd2014, VR Owner at The Granary with hot tub offers a unique experience with spectacular views., responded to this reviewResponded 7 September 2018

Thankyou so much for your lovely review. We are delighted you had such a good time and enjoyed everything The Granary has to offer. We look forward to seeing you again one day.

  • Balcony or Terrace
  • Cable/satellite TV
  • Central Heating
  • Cooker
  • Dining Seats (2)
  • Dryer
  • DVD Player
  • Full Baths (1)
  • Grill
  • Hairdryer
  • Internet Access
  • Iron
  • Kettle
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room Seats (2)
  • Microwave
  • Queen Beds:(1)
  • Refrigerator
  • Secure Parking
  • Stereo System
  • Toaster
  • Towels Provided
  • TV
  • Washer
  • Wi-Fi
House rules
    Not kid-friendly
    Pets allowed
    Smoking not allowed
    Check in: 3:00 PM
    Check out: 10:00 AM
Please respect the privacy of the owners and other guests and keep pets under control.
    1 Full bath
    1 Queen
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  • Damage Deposit: AU$88 / stay - Deposit
  • Pet cleaning surcharge fee.: AU$18 / stay - Fee
Additional Rate and Availability Information
Prices are per week and per night, and include bed linen, towels, electricity and heating. We cater for short breaks ideal for that romantic weekend or even a honeymoon. Please contact owner who will be happy to make your stay very special. We can help to plan surprises, arrange delivery of flowers; anything to help make your stay memorable and special. Lettings are from 3pm on the day of arrival until 10am on your departure day. However, we can be flexible so please ask if this would help. A non-refundable deposit of £100 is required to confirm a weekly booking and £50 for weekend breaks. The balance is due 28 days before arrival. (including returnable security deposit.) Full payment is required if booking is made less than 28 days before arrival.(including returnable security deposit.) 10% discount for 2 consecutive weeks booked. Photographic tuition charged from £35 per hour. Landscape photo tours available. Autumn colours; first week in November, and Bluebells, first 2 weeks in May... more
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About the neighbourhood
The Forest of Dean is a popular place for visitors who are looking to enjoy the Countryside. This includes, canoeing on the River Wye, surfing the Severn Bore, rock climbing, horse riding, mountain biking, model railway, the famous Go Ape; as well as two golf courses. Pedalabikeaway supplies a variety of bikes for hire, for long rides through the forest, and there are many historical places of interest, including several ancient castles.There is so much to see and do in the Forest of Dean! With such a spectacular range of natural beauty, outdoor leisure activities, family attractions, plus a whole host of events and festivals, the Forest of Dean is the perfect place for a holiday or short break getaway, at any time of year.
Car advised
How to get there
Airport: Bristol: 92.0 km
Railway: Lydney: 16.0 km
The property is in the beautiful Forest of Dean, located off the B4136 between Gloucester and Monmouth just outside Coleford in Gloucestershire. It is situated in the Forest of Dean in the beautiful Wye Valley. An area of outstanding Natural Beauty. Most of our visitors travel by car as it is useful to be able to get about during your stay. However, Lydney station has regular trains from Gloucester and our local taxi service is very accommodating and will drive down our track to collect and to drop off.
Activities nearby
Fishing Nearby, There Is A Golf Course Within 30 Mins Drive, Horse Riding Nearby, Watersports Nearby, Nearest Beach: 102.0 km.
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