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  • View of cottage from upper garden
    View of cottage from upper garden
    View of cottage from upper garden
    Higher terraced seating area.
    Cinema with projector, screen and choice of 500 DVDs
    View of Delford Cottage from the front of the property
    Children's play area
    Property description
    Rental Home – 
    4 Bedrooms, 2 Bathrooms, Sleeps 10
    The beautiful village of Mere is set in the stunning Blackmore Vale. Excellent train links to London and the West Country and so close to Bath (20 miles)Stonehenge (15 miles) Longleat Safari Park (10 miles), Stourhead National Trust House(2 miles) and only 30 miles from the World Heritage Site Jurassic coast. The village is also within easy reach of Devon and Cornwall – perfect for day trips and only two hours from the centre of London.

    There are four pubs all within easy walking distance from the cottage and all serving a selection of locally sourced produce. There is a Chinese and Indian restaurant and an excellent Fish and Chip shop. The village has a café, supermarket, chemist, and two playgounds...all are within 5 minutes walk of the cottage.

    We are available before and throughou...
  • Amenities & details
    • Balcony
    • Central Heating
    • Cots:(2)
    • Dining Seats (8)
    • Dishwasher
    • Double Beds:(3)
    • Dryer
    • DVD Player
    • En Suite Rooms (1)
    • Fireplace
    • Freezer
    • Game Room
    • Grill
    • Hairdryer
    • Highchair
    • Internet Access
    • Iron
    • Kettle
    • Linens Provided
    • Living Room Seats (8)
    • Microwave
    • Parking
    • Playground
    • Private Yard
    • Refrigerator
    • Safe
    • Satellite TV
    • Single Beds:(2)
    • Stereo System
    • Stove
    • Swingset
    • Telephone
    • Terrace
    • Toaster
    • Towels Provided
    • TV
    • Washer
    • Wi-Fi
    • Wheelchair Access:
    • Elder Access:
    • Pets Allowed:
    • Smoking Allowed:
    • Suitable for Children:
    Additional amenities & feature info
    -Large fully equipped kitchen diner which has access to a beautiful oak conservatory, ideal for morning coffee with a newspaper, or just relaxing looking over the gardens.
    -Separate dining room and extensive lounge, which has a large leather sofa, 2 fire places – one with working log burner. with 42” LCD television (with FreeSat) and DVD recorder.
    -4 bedrooms, one with a luxury en suite bathroom, one with full size bunk beds, and three with double beds; and a family bathroom with shower.
    -Games area, where guests can enjoy in a variety of games including chess, cards and jigsaws.
    -Attic play room, ideal for children to escape to (and for you to escape from) which is equipped with a TV, bean bags, futon and a large assortment of children’s toys – always a very popular choice with children!...
    Listing #HL148567 by: Holiday Lettings
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  • Property location
    Car advised
    How to get there
    Airport: Bristol/Exeter/Bournemouth: 27.3 mi
    Railway: Gillingham: 3.7 mi
    Ferry: Southampton: 39.8 mi
    From London:

    Proceed along M3 until J8. Take the A303 towards Exeter. Proceed along A303 for approximately 50 minutes, until you see the first sign for Mere. When you reach Mere, take the sliproad. At the end of the road turn left. Travel towards the village until you see Yapps Wine merchant on your left. Turn right here into Upper Water Street. At the end of the road, turn right into North Road. Take the 3rd turning on you right which is Wellhead. On your right you will see a carpark. Delford Cottage is immediately in front of you. You will see a stone wall with a wooden gate. Enter the property here. There is a safe next to the wooden building (cinema) on your right. The keys for the property are in the safe. The number to the safe will be sent shortly.

    From Wales:

    Proceed over Sev...
    Activities nearby
    Fishing Nearby, There Is A Golf Course Within 30 Mins Drive, Horse Riding Nearby, There Are Tennis Courts Nearby, Water Park Nearby, Watersports Nearby, Nearest Beach: 31.1 mi.
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English first
Bristol, United Kingdom
Top Contributor
50 reviews 50 reviews
17 hotel reviews
27 helpful votes 27 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 18, 2015 for a stay in December 2014
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I recently stayed at Delford Cottage for Christmas week with my wife, daughter, my parents in-law and my wife's brother and his family. The house is well located and the village of Mere is lovely with lots of places to eat and convenience stores that stock everything you could possibly need. Delford Cottage itself is warm and cosy , we... more

Senior Reviewer
7 reviews 7 reviews
3 hotel reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 13, 2015 for a stay in December 2014

We stayed at Delford Cottage for Christmas week as older members of an extended family group. The cottage has character, is well furnished and well located in Mere within walking distance of local shops etc. It should have been a great place to stay but sadly there were some cleanliness and maintenance issues and some of the kitchen equipment was... more

1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 3, 2015 for a stay in December 2014

Lovely, spacious house. Has everything you need. Great location for walks and Mere is lovely. Recommend The Walnut Tree in Mere and a short drive or long walk to Spread Eagle in Stourhead. Had a great time with friends for new year and would highly recommend. more

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