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Kestrel Cottage

Kestrel Cottage
5.0 of 5 stars
4 reviews
Kestrel Cottage
Back garden with views to the woods
Kestrel Cottage from the rear with patio
Double Bedroom
Twin Bedroom
View from kitchen window
kitchen dining area
View of Brail Vista and Kestrel Cottage from Beech Grove
Crofton Pumping Station with the oldest Beam Engine in the world
Tornado June 2009 on one of her first outings from the West Country to Home Counties.
Crofton and Beam Engine
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2 Bedrooms, 2 Bathrooms, Sleeps 6
Kestrel Cottage stands next to Brail Vista and is accessed by the main drive in a rural location between Great Bedwyn and Crofton, on the edge of Savernake Forest, with endless country walks, and a wide variety of wildlife.

Large comfortable lounge with 3 piece suite, bed settee, coffee table, two bookcases with plenty of books to read and games for the children, TV with Freeview Sky channels, a DVD player, stereo with CD and radio, an electric flame effect fire to keep you cosy.

Fully fitted and equipped for six people the kitchen/dining room has a built in oven and hob, fridge, freezer, washing machine, tumble dryer and dishwasher, also a microwave oven, toaster, kettle and radio. Matching pine table, chairs and sideboard.

Comfortable double bedroom with king size bed and storage space, a good size twin room, a fold up bed, trav...
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About the owner, Mary R
Languages spoken: English
Response Rate: 100 %
Response Time: Within a few hours
Calendar Updated: 12 days ago
Listed since : Sep 2006
Overall rating: 5.0 / 5.0
Based on 13 reviews and 4 properties
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Listing #HL15236 by: Holiday Lettings
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David P
Milton Keynes
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74 reviews
25 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 39 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 29, 2014 for a stay in December 2014

This is a relatively new build cottage with a very large dining kitchen and a spacious lounge. The two bedrooms are in a cosy eaves location with bathroom at first floor and high quality shower and toilet facilities also at ground floor. The setting is beside the Kennet and Avon canal (and also beside one of the lesser used lines... more

Eagar, Arizona
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 15, 2014 for a stay in October 2014

This was my 4th or 5th stay in this delightful property. I would not keep returning if it did not offer everything I want or need in a holiday rental. I live in the US and therefore am used to all " Mod Cons" and love the fact that I am provided with all and more than I desire! The... more

Zoetermeer, The Netherlands
1 review
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 24, 2014 for a stay in August 2014
person found this review helpful

This nice home which is well kept by the owners living nexdoor. The largi living kitchen invites to do home kooking but also there is dining facilities at walking distance. The spacy living and bedrooms are also very wel maintained. In the livingroom we found many booklets of things to do in the surrounding. Als we made a number walking... more

Management response:

Thank you for your review. With regards to the central heating boiler! The boiler has been checked by Worcester Bosch and found to have a leak, which has been fixed. Had you told us about the smell earlier instead of when you were leaving we could have got it fixed sooner. more

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  • Books
  • Central Heating
  • Cots:(1)
  • Dining Seats (6)
  • Dishwasher
  • Dryer
  • DVD Player
  • Freezer
  • Hairdryer
  • Highchair
  • Internet Access
  • Iron
  • Kettle
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room Seats (6)
  • Microwave
  • Parking
  • Patio
  • Private Yard
  • Refrigerator
  • Satellite TV
  • Shower Rooms (1)
  • Single Beds:(1)
  • Sofa Beds:(1)
  • Stereo System
  • Stove
  • Toaster
  • Towels Provided
  • TV
  • Washer
  • Wi-Fi
  • Wheelchair Access:
  • Elder Access:
  • Pets Allowed:
  • Smoking Allowed:
  • Suitable for Children:
Additional amenities & feature info
All elecricity, gas, oil and linen included in price. Shops and pubs 1 mile.
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Dates Min stay Per week
Default 7 nights
Oct 31, 2015 -
Dec 18, 2015
Low Season
7 nights
Dec 19, 2015 -
Jan 1, 2016
Christmas & New Year
7 nights
Jan 2, 2016 -
Feb 12, 2016
Low season
7 nights
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Additional Rate and Availability Information
Refundable £80 security deposit required with final balance payment to cover any damage or excess cleaning. This deposit is returnable on departure.

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Car recommended
How to get there
Railway: Great Bedwyn: 1.2 mi
Juction15/16 M4
Activities nearby
Fishing Nearby, There Is A Golf Course Within 30 Mins Drive, Horse Riding Nearby.
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