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The Acorns
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36 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
Farmhouse -
2 Bedrooms, 2 Bathrooms, 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.<BR><BR>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 compr... Read more
About the Owner, Sarah S
Languages spoken: English
Response Rate: 95 %
Response Time: Within a few hours
Calendar Updated: 3 days ago
Listed since : Jun 2011
Overall rating: 5.0 / 5.0
Based on 36 reviews and 1 property
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Debla73
Warwickshire
Level 2 Contributor
6 reviews
3 hotel reviews
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Reviewed June 14, 2017 for a stay in June 2017

Lovely cottage on a small farm, with beautiful views. Lovely comfy beds, and hot tub too. Loved having the dogs, chickens and ducks to visit. Perfect for walking too. Pub (Dog & Mufler) is literally 3mins walk, but do book if eating, which I would reccomend, lovely food. Cant wait to visit again.

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Thanks so much Debbie. Hoe to see you again sometime.

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Neil C
Wincanton, England, United Kingdom
Level 1 Contributor
4 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed May 30, 2017 for a stay in May 2017
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What a lovely place to stay Very welcoming and children and dog friendly. On arrival was greeted by Sarah and shown round. The bread,milk, butter and eggs ,were a godsend and very much appreciated.Everything was peaceful and relaxing and very comfortable even Harley our dog had a great time .Would recommend for lovers of nice and relaxed peace and quiet....

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Thank you, we'll look forward to seeing you again sometime.

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Reviewed January 7, 2017 for a stay in January 2017

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Amenities
  • Balcony or Terrace
  • Central Heating
  • Dining Seats (6)
  • Double Beds:(1)
  • Dryer
  • DVD Player
  • Fireplace
  • Freezer
  • Grill
  • Hairdryer
  • Highchair
  • Hot Tub
  • Internet Access
  • Iron
  • Kettle
  • King Beds:(1)
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room Seats (6)
  • Local Guides/Maps
  • Microwave
  • Parking
  • Private Yard
  • Refrigerator
  • Satellite TV
  • Sofa Beds:(1)
  • Stove
  • Suitable For Children Under 5
  • Toaster
  • Towels Provided
  • TV
  • Washer
  • Wi-Fi
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.<BR><BR>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.<BR><BR>The bathroom has a short cut and sit bath with shower above, WC and wash basin.<BR>There is an airing cupboard upstairs for drying wet clothes and shoes.<BR>The log burner in the lounge is available for use at any time and paper, kindling, wood and coal are provided.
House rules
    Kid-friendly
    Ask about pets
    Smoking not allowed
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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 Per month
Default 3 nights
$97
£75
$97
£75
$584
£450
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Jun 30, 2017 -
Jul 27, 2017
July
3 nights
$97
£75
$110
£85
$649
£500
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Jul 28, 2017 -
Aug 31, 2017
August
3 nights
$117
£90
$123
£95
$714
£550
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Sep 1, 2017 -
Sep 28, 2017
September
3 nights
$91
£70
$104
£80
$584
£450
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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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About the neighborhood
The Wye Valley and Forest of Dean is an area of unrivalled beauty, easy to reach from anywhere in the UK. The Forest covers over 110 square kilometres of woodland and lies between the rivers Wye and Severn, it lies in the western part of Gloucestershire, on the borders of Wales and Herefordshire. It offers spectacular landscapes, breathtaking views with a unique character and charm that captivates visitors. Come and master new skills, challenge old skills or just slow the pace and relive forgotten pleasures.<BR><BR>The Forest offers activities and attractions for all ages, some are touched on below, for more information go to www.visitforestofdean.co.uk<BR><BR>The area is ideal for walkers, explore the Forest from the doorstep using the multitude of forest tracks... more
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.<BR><BR>Nearest airport - Bristol (55 miles), Birmingham (75 miles) or Cardiff (58 miles).<BR>Nearest train stations - Lydney (11 miles) or Gloucester (20 miles). <BR>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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