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Defoe House, Bed and Breakfast

Certificate of Excellence 2014
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    Lymington river nearby.
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    the kitchenette with microwave/ fridge/kettle/toaster.
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    Property description
    Lymington
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    Rental Home – 
    1 Bedroom, 1 Bathroom, Sleeps 4
    A perfect location situated in a quiet New Forest village between Lymington and Beaulieu, ideal for walkers, sailors or anyone looking for some peace and quiet. It's only a two minute walk into the forest, as well as being ideally placed for visiting Beaulieu, Lymington and the Isle of Wight.
    The accommodation is situated in an annexe building, ensuring total privacy, and comprises of a large double bedroom with dining area and sofa (sofabed), separate bathroom and separate kitchenette.
    The bedroom is furnished with a 4'6” bed and a sofa-bed (a single foam floor mattress/bed can be provided if required) wardrobe, table, chairs, free WiFi and Freeview 22' flat screen TV/DVD.
    The kitchenette has a kettle (plus tea/coffee making facilities), microwave, toaster and fridge, making...
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  • Amenities & details
    • Central Heating
    • Cots:(1)
    • Dining Seats (4)
    • Double Beds:(1)
    • DVD Player
    • Hairdryer
    • Highchair
    • Internet Access
    • Kettle
    • Linens Provided
    • Microwave
    • Parking
    • Refrigerator
    • Sofa Beds:(1)
    • Toaster
    • Towels Provided
    • TV
    • Wi-Fi
    Suitability
    • Wheelchair Access:
      No
    • Elder Access:
      No
    • Pets Allowed:
      No
    • Smoking Allowed:
      No
    • Suitable for Children:
      Yes
    Additional amenities & feature info
    Recently refurbished accommodation, comprising of a large double bedroom with dining area and sofa (sofabed) with separate kitchenette and separate bathroom.
    Ideally suited for 2 people, however a sofa bed can be used to increase capacity to 4 or single mattresses can be added for children (Only £5 extra each night per child!).
    Linen and bath towels provided.
    Full English Breakfasts includes eggs from our own chickens, local sausages and bacon, homemade bread and jams...
    Arrival times are from 14.00 and check out at 11.00 please...thank you!
    All enquires are forwarded to my mobile so late bookings can often be acommodated.....
    Listing #HL278481 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
    Now Jul 24, 2013 Dec 31, 2014 2 nights
    $145
    £85
    $155
    £91
    $879
    £515
    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
    The accommodation is best suited for two adults, although up to two children can also be accommodated at £5 each per night (including breakfasts).
    Stay 7 nights for the price of 6!
    Very happy to take last minute requests...so please do ask.
    During summer school holidays there is a minimum stay of 3 nights and continental breakfasts ( bagels/smoked salmon/home made bread and jams/fresh coffee and juice)....Thank you!
  • Property location
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    Car advised
    How to get there
    Airport: Southampton or Bournemouth: 22.4 mi
    Railway: Brockenhurst / Lymington: 3.1 mi
    Ferry: Lymington: 2.5 mi
    On entering Norleywood from the north continue past the phone box (on your left) and drive on through the village (the road narrows to single lane here). About 100 yards after the phone box take the right fork opposite the house called Cornerways and then immediately right again down a single gravel track next to Wayside Cottage. Defoe House is on your right with black double garage doors.

    (Search for 'Defoe House B&B' on Google Maps. The top of the track is at 50o 46.6' N; 01o 29.7' W.)
    Activities nearby
    There Is A Golf Course Within 30 Mins Drive, Horse Riding Nearby, Watersports Nearby, Nearest Beach: 1.9 mi.
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Elizabeth...
Grantham, United Kingdom
2 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago for a stay in July 2014

My husband and I have just returned from a 4 night break at Defoe house. What a perfect find in a great location The room was bright any airy, a comfy bed and the added bonus of a small kitchenette. Vanessa was helpful with advice on places to visit and her breakfast was the best. Would not hesitate to return.... more

Management response:

Thank you for your review. Lovely to have met you both and hopefully we will see you again. Best Wishes Vanessa more

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Adam M
London, United Kingdom
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago for a stay in June 2014

We have just returned from a short break at Defoe House with our nine month old baby. This was our first UK trip with our son. The studio was perfect. It is carpeted so our son could run riot and small enough to allow us to keep an eye on him! Vanessa was great and couldn't do enough for us... more

Management response:

Thank you for your review. Lovely to hear that you enjoyed a few days with us and great to hear that your little one enjoyed himself too. Vanessa . more

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Karen E
London, England, United Kingdom
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14 reviews 14 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 18, 2014 for a stay in May 2014

We stayed for two nights and wished it was much longer. Vanessa was lovely and very welcoming. The room was great, comfy bed, plenty of space, a nice bathroom and little kitchenette. We couldn't fault it. We are definitely going back. more

Management response:

Thank you so much for your review. Really glad that you had a comfortable stay and look forward to seeing you both again. Vanessa more

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Listed since : Nov 2012
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