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Blake Cottage

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    Wake up to a view over the forest
    Wake up to a view over the forest
    Wake up to a view over the forest
    Welcome to Blake Cottage
    Relax in the cosy sitting room
    The original Victorian fireplace and terracotta floor
    Fully fitted Kitchen
    Property description
    Rental Home – 
    1 Bedroom, 1 Bathroom, Sleeps 2
    A warm welcome awaits at Blake Cottage which has a 4 star Quality in Tourism and overlooks the wildlife conservation area, Linear Park. This can be reached by a short walk across the common opposite. There is a shop/off license almost opposite and a pub serving good honest food around the corner. The historic market town centre is less than a mile away where there are shops, restaurants, banks, the refurbished Edwardian Palace Cinema and a leisure centre.

    The cottage provides all the modern conveniences you could need but retains its rustic charm. It has two Victorian fireplaces, original terracotta floor and large windows that bring in natural light. Solar panels provide lots of hot water to soak away any aches and pains from activities during the day and there is a gas BBQ in the enclo...
  • Amenities & details
    • Central Heating
    • Dining Seats (4)
    • Dishwasher
    • Double Beds:(1)
    • Dryer
    • DVD Player
    • Freezer
    • Grill
    • Hairdryer
    • Iron
    • Kettle
    • Linens Provided
    • Living Room Seats (4)
    • Microwave
    • Parking
    • Private Yard
    • Refrigerator
    • Stereo System
    • Stove
    • Telephone
    • Toaster
    • Towels Provided
    • TV
    • Washer
    • Wi-Fi
    • Wheelchair Access:
    • Elder Access:
    • Pets Allowed:
    • Smoking Allowed:
    • Suitable for Children:
    Additional amenities & feature info
    All central heating and electricity included
    Solar hot water.
    Utility room with WC.
    Lockable bike/canoe storage.
    Travel cot provided.
    Listing #HL153818 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.

      Begins Ends Min stay Weeknight Weekend night Per week
    High Season Jun 27, 2014 Sep 4, 2014 4 nights
    Mid Season Sep 5, 2014 Oct 30, 2014 3 nights
    Low Season Oct 31, 2014 Dec 18, 2014 2 nights
    Christmas Dec 19, 2014 Jan 1, 2015 3 nights
    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 fully inclusive of gas and electricity. Bed linen, towels and tea towels are provided.

    Our preferred weekly change over day is a Friday but please contact us if you wish to come on a different day. Short breaks: minimum of 3 nights preferred; there will be a surcharge of £20 for a 2 night stay and a reduction of £20 for more than 3 nights. For periods of 2 weeks or more we offer a discount of £20 if you opt not to have a weekly clean and we provide a change of linen and towels.

    Please contact us directly for any of the above amendments.

    A small charge of £15 for your dog and other pets will be considered by arrangement.
  • Property location
    Things to Do
    Car not needed
    How to get there
    Airport: Bristol: 43.5 mi
    Railway: Lydney: 6.8 mi
    Blake cottage is on the outskirts of Cinderford which is about 2.5 hours from London, 1.5 hours from Birmingham, 1.25 hours from Cardiff and 1 hour from Bristol.

    Easily accessible from the M4 and M5 motorways.

    4 miles west of A48.

    The nearest Railway station is at Lydney and buses run from Lydney to Cinderford stopping close to the cottage. There is also an hourly bus service from Gloucester to Cinderford and we would be happy to meet you from the town when you first arrive. We will also happily meet you from Lydney or Gloucester Stations with a prior arrangement.

    Full directions will be sent upon confirmation of booking.
    Activities nearby
    Fishing Nearby, There Is A Golf Course Within 30 Mins Drive, Horse Riding Nearby, Watersports Nearby.
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English first
Birmingham, United Kingdom
Senior Reviewer
6 reviews 6 reviews
6 hotel reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 4, 2014 for a stay in March 2014

Very good location for walks, dog friendly. Very clean and well equipped for self catering, owner has lots of information for exceptions, would highly recommend, for a relaxing break, we went for 29th wedding anniversary, more

Management response:

So pleased you enjoyed your visit to The Forest of Dean for your wedding anniversary and pleased to hear that you found everything you needed at Blake Cottage. more

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Sarah H
Dartford, England, United Kingdom
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 28, 2013 for a stay in August 2013

We booked Blake Cottage for the weekend after our wedding. We arrived on Friday evening to a lovely Welcome tray including a home made cake. The cottage is beautiful and in an excellent location to explore the Forest of Dean. The cottage is well equipped with everything you could need for a break away. We were made to feel welcome...


Kettering, United Kingdom
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 23, 2013 for a stay in July 2013

Blake cottage is super, compact, comfortable and has everything you might need. It is set on the edge of Cinderford so you are ideally placed for the countless attractions of the area. That area is amazing and has so many things to do one week was not enough, we shall return as our holiday was truely excellent. more

Management response:

Thank you so much for leaving this review to inform future guests of how well placed the cottage is. We are so pleased that you enjoyed your stay and look forward to welcoming you back. more

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