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The Acorns

The Acorns
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The Acorns
Main bedroom, WC & wash basin ensuite, superking size bed Hot tub
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4.5 of 5 stars
Very good
26 reviews
The Acorns
Main bedroom, WC & wash basin ensuite, superking size bed
Hot tub
Lounge with wood burner
Kitchen
Dining area
Family room
Main bathroom
Private enclosed patio
View from the drive
View from the garden
View from garden and main bedroom.
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Overview
Rental Home /
2 Bedrooms, 1 Bathroom, Sleeps 6
Forest of Dean, Gloucestershire, England
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 is predominantly open plan comprising a kitchen, d...
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About the owner, Sarah S
Languages spoken: English
Calendar Updated: 3 days ago
Listed since : Jun 2011
Overall rating: 4.5 / 5.0
Based on 26 reviews and 1 property
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Listing #HL171611 by: Holiday Lettings
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4.5 of 5 stars Very good - based on 26 reviews
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Clive M
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago for a stay in December 2015

Wanted somewhere cozy and close to my family who live in the local area.Acorn cottage was ideal. The cottage is great,well furnished and comfortable. The bed in the master bedroom is huge! The hot tub was a great way for everyone to unwind in the evening and the mad dash to get in front of the log fire after was... more

Deb L
Bristol, United Kingdom
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 18, 2015 for a stay in October 2015

We had a short stay at The Acorns which we enjoyed a lot. We arrived late but that was no problem for Sarah and Carol. The property had every thing you could need with a little bit more! We had a Grocery pack that was very nice,we did not expect to get that as we only stayed 3 nights. There... more

purbeck20...
Dorset, United Kingdom
1 review
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 15, 2015 for a stay in April 2015
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person found this review helpful

We stayed at the Acorns during the Easter School Holiday. Sarah was away that week but her mother Carol was very helpful. The house was lovely, 2 good sized bedrooms and the kitchen was stocked with everything you need. The fresh eggs were lovely. The only thing that would have been good to have is the use of a vacuum... more

Amenities
  • Balcony
  • Central Heating
  • Cots:(1)
  • Dining Seats (6)
  • Double Beds:(1)
  • Dryer
  • DVD Player
  • Fireplace
  • Freezer
  • Grill
  • Hairdryer
  • Highchair
  • Hot Tub
  • Internet Access
  • Iron
  • Kettle
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room Seats (6)
  • Local Guides/Maps
  • Microwave
  • Parking
  • Private Yard
  • Refrigerator
  • Satellite TV
  • 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.
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Rates

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

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Dates Min stay Weeknight Weekend night Per week
Jan 29, 2016 -
Mar 24, 2016
February / March
3 nights
$87
£60
$101
£70
$522
£360
Mar 25, 2016 -
May 26, 2016
Easter / April / May
3 nights
$94
£65
$109
£75
$580
£400
May 27, 2016 -
Jun 30, 2016
June
3 nights
$101
£70
$116
£80
$652
£450
Jul 1, 2016 -
Jul 28, 2016
July
3 nights
$109
£75
$123
£85
$725
£500
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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.
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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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