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The Acorns

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    The Acorns
    The Acorns
    The Acorns
    Main bedroom, WC & wash basin ensuite, superking size bed
    Hot tub
    Lounge with wood burner
    Kitchen
    Property description
    Forest of Dean
    |
    Rental Home – 
    2 Bedrooms, 1 Bathroom, Sleeps 6
    The Acorns is situated within the statutory Forest of Dean in Joyford, set within its own grounds of 10 acres, surrounded by farmland and woodland with direct access to the Forest. It is a scenic, tranquil location accessed from a single track no through lane but surprisingly centrally located for exploring the Forest and surrounding areas. There is a very good pub within 5 minutes walk, a shop / Post Office and Chinese takeaway 0.4 miles away and the nearest town with all amenities is Coleford, 2 miles away.

    The property is two storey with 2 bedrooms and a bathroom upstairs. The main bedroom is a double and the second bedroom is a family room with a double bed and a bunk bed. Travel cots and high chairs are available. This lay out is ideal for families. The downstairs living space...
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  • Amenities & details
    • Balcony
    • Central Heating
    • Cots:(2)
    • Dining Seats (6)
    • Double Beds:(2)
    • Dryer
    • DVD Player
    • Fireplace
    • Freezer
    • Grill
    • Hairdryer
    • Highchair
    • Hot Tub
    • Iron
    • Kettle
    • Linens Provided
    • Living Room Seats (6)
    • Microwave
    • Parking
    • Private Yard
    • Refrigerator
    • Satellite TV
    • Single Beds:(2)
    • Stereo System
    • Stove
    • Terrace
    • Toaster
    • Towels Provided
    • TV
    • Washer
    • Wi-Fi
    Suitability
    • Wheelchair Access:
      No
    • Elder Access:
      No
    • Pets Allowed:
      Ask
    • Smoking Allowed:
      No
    • Suitable for Children:
      Yes
    Additional amenities & feature info
    The main bedroom has a super-king size bed, there is an en-suite WC / wash basin in this room. This room has stunning far reaching views as far as The Malverns from windows on 3 aspects.

    The family room has a double bed and full size bunk beds, a spacious room with plenty of storage space and beautiful views of the forest.

    The bathroom has a short cut and sit bath with shower above, WC and wash basin.
    There is an airing cupboard upstairs for drying wet clothes and shoes.
    The log burner in the lounge is available for use at any time and paper, kindling, wood and coal are provided.
    Listing #HL171611 by: Holiday Lettings
  • Rates

    Rates are calculated based on the latest information provided. Please contact the manager/owner to confirm actual rates for your requested dates.

    Showing rates for up to guests.
      Begins Ends Min stay Weeknight Weekend night Per week
    October Sep 26, 2014 Oct 30, 2014 3 nights
    $106
    £65
    $122
    £75
    $650
    £400
    November / December Oct 31, 2014 Dec 18, 2014 3 nights
    $89
    £55
    $106
    £65
    $520
    £320
    Christmas / New Year Dec 19, 2014 Jan 1, 2015 3 nights
    $122
    £75
    $138
    £85
    $845
    £520
    January Jan 2, 2015 Jan 29, 2015 3 nights
    $89
    £55
    $106
    £65
    $520
    £320
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    Please note: rates may have been converted from the original local currency to U.S. Dollars and are approximate rates that may change due to exchange rate fluctuation. Please contact the manager to confirm actual rates for your requested dates.
    Additional Rate and Availability Information
    Prices are per week and include bed linen, towels, electricity, heating and fuel for wood burner / fire pit.

    Changeover day is generally a Friday for week breaks and either a Friday or Monday for short breaks. However we can be flexible so please ask.
    Lettings are from 3pm on the day of arrival until 10am on your departure day.

    A non refundable 20% deposit is required to confirm booking and the balance is due 28 days before arrival.

    Full payment is required at time of booking if booking is made less than 28 days before arrival.

    Payment methods - cheques, bank transfer, paypal or credit / debit cards via paypal (£10 administration charge but not necessary to have a paypal account for this).

    10% discount for returning guests.
    10% discount for 2 consecutive weeks booked.
  • Property location
    Restaurants
    Things to Do
    Access
    Car advised
    How to get there
    Airport: Bristol: 24.9 mi
    Railway: Lydney: 9.3 mi
    By car the property is easily accessible from M5, M4 and M50 motorways. It is situated off the A4136 between Gloucester and Monmouth.

    Nearest airport - Bristol (55 miles), Birmingham (75 miles) or Cardiff (58 miles).
    Nearest train stations - Lydney (11 miles) or Gloucester (20 miles).
    Nearest bus stop - Woodgate Rd, Five Acres (1 mile) 31 bus from Gloucester or Coleford Square (2 miles) 23 bus from Gloucester / Lydney.
    Activities nearby
    Fishing Nearby, There Is A Golf Course Within 30 Mins Drive, Horse Riding Nearby, Watersports Nearby.
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Tyler P
Basildon, United Kingdom
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 10, 2014 for a stay in August 2014

The stay that we had was amazing, the people were so lovely and welcoming! I even had a chance to go on a fantastic hack in the forest which was beautiful! The 2 year old enjoyed all of the friendly animals including the big dog and the horses! It was a lovely area and the perfect area for little children... more

Grixyp
London, United Kingdom
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 9, 2014 for a stay in August 2014

The house is located in an amazing location with all the attractions close by and access to the forest itself. Set on a farm my young children loved the animals and my eldest daughter got to ride one of the horses. The family couldn't do more to make you feel welcome and ensure all your needs are met. The location... more

Janeelli
1 review
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2014 for a stay in June 2014
1
person found this review helpful

I have just had the most relaxing break ever at the cottage. Amazing views on your door step and location. It was so peaceful. Seeing the horses each morning trotting past the gate was fab.. Hot tub was superb. The welcome pack was an added bonus. Lovely friendly family. Will def be going back. more

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Listed since : Jun 2011
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