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The Old Workshop, Bath

The lounge and kitchen/dining area are upstairs to maximise the views
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The lounge and kitchen/dining area are upstairs to maximise the views
The kitchen has lots of oak and some nice Farrow and Ball paintwork, plus all the appliances and equ Another shot of the light and airy kitchen and dining space
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The lounge and kitchen/dining area are upstairs to maximise the views
The kitchen has lots of oak and some nice Farrow and Ball paintwork, plus all the appliances and equ
Another shot of the light and airy kitchen and dining space
Here's another shot of the kitchen
There are two lovely leather Chesterfields you can relax in and lots of light.
The kitchen area. Hopefully you can see the quality!
The ensuite bedroom at the rear of the property
This is the shower room when both bedrooms are in use. There is also the ensuite off the rear bedroo
The super king size bed is 6' 6 long. The biggest you will find in any holiday rental
The bedrooms are on the ground floor. Underfloor heating feels luxurious under your feet!
Light streams in to the living/dining area in our holiday cottage
The 'front' bedroom, made up with two single beds. You can have it as a super king as well - it's yo
The drive way down to the Old Workshop which is the 2nd on the right, behind the oak tree
Difficult to take a meaningful picture of a shower, but hopefully you get the idea!
Our first testimonial for the Old Workshop holiday cottage
Flowers are still blooming in the courtyard
The view from the living/dining area of the 2 bed holiday cottage over the Bathampton meadows
Another view of the lounge in the cottage
The lounge area of our 2 bed holiday cottage in Bath
Another picture of the lounge in our holiday cottage
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Overview
Cottage -
2 Bedrooms, 2 Bathrooms, Sleeps 4
Batheaston, Bath, Somerset, England
The Old Workshop is a luxury two bed cottage in a private courtyard on the edge of Bath. As with all four of our properties, (see below), the Old Workshop is finished to a very high four star standard and has achieved a 'Gold' award from 'Visit Britain' the UK's official tourism authority. It's ideal for a romantic get-away, a relaxing break or a base for all the many sights of the area. The accommodation is flexible, so the property is suitable and cost effective for between one and four people.<BR><BR>The Old Workshop has stunning views at the rear of the river Avon and beyond, underfloor heating, luxury oak painted kitchen, an ensuite shower room and main shower room. You can walk to the river Avon and a super riverside pub from where you can take a beautiful boat trip into the City of Bath. The sur... Read more
About the Owner, John and Jane M
Languages spoken: English, French
Response Rate: 100 %
Calendar Updated: Today
Listed since : Jun 2011
Overall rating: 5.0 / 5.0
Based on 133 reviews and 4 properties
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Listing #HL252945 by: Holiday Lettings
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago for a stay in May 2016

We were delighted with this accommodation. Beautifully maintained, furnished equipped etc. Lovely views out of back sitting room window. Just outside Bath with bus stopping right outside door enabling you to leave your car at home. Great places to walk on your doorsteps. Lovely places to eat close to hand. I cannot think of one negative thing to say regarding...

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That's a really nice review to receive, we really appreciate it 😀. Hope you can come again soon.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago for a stay in June 2016

Firstly , we would like to say how much we enjoyed our week in The Old Workshop .Last year we stayed at The Saltings , which is in the same courtyard , which was immaculate.... exceptionally clean, so we had no worries about the cleanliness of The Old Workshop . In these properties , everything you need for a comfortable...

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Thank you Harry and Maddy for your kind and balanced review, we really appreciate it and glad you enjoyed the Old Workshop as much as the Saltings. We are a little embarrassed by the carpet in the Old Workshop which has been spoilt by previous inconsiderate guests. We have done our best to make it look better and will be...

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East Sussex, United Kingdom
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 15, 2016 for a stay in April 2016

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Thank you for the comprehensive review, much appreciated. You have summarised us very well :-) Hope to see you again. Regards John and Jane

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Amenities
  • Central Heating
  • Dining Seats (4)
  • Dishwasher
  • Double Beds:(2)
  • Dryer
  • DVD Player
  • En Suite Rooms (1)
  • Freezer
  • Hairdryer
  • Internet Access
  • Iron
  • Kettle
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room Seats (4)
  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator
  • Secure Parking
  • Shower Rooms (1)
  • Single Beds:(4)
  • Stove
  • Toaster
  • Towels Provided
  • TV
  • Washer
  • Wi-Fi
Suitability
  • Pets Allowed:
    No
  • Smoking Allowed:
    No
  • Kid Friendly:
    Yes
Additional amenities & feature info
The Old Workshop has been set up to maximise the views over the beautiful Bathampton meadows at the rear, so the lounge/kitchen/dining area is on the top floor and the two bedrooms on the ground floor.<BR><BR>The fresh air ventilation and heat recovery system, coupled with luxurious underfloor heating, means you should enjoy perfect temperatures all year round.<BR><BR>Much use has been made of natural materials, so you will find lots of oak throughout the property, including the kitchen cabinets, which have been painted in one of our favourite Farrow and Ball colours.<BR><BR>The lounge area has two Chesterfield 2 seater leather sofas in which you can just sit and enjoy the view or take in some DVDs or your favourite music from the docking station.<BR&... more
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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.

Showing rates for up to guests.
Dates Min stay Weeknight Weekend night Per week
Default 2 nights
$131
£99
$157
£119
$615
£465
Dec 23, 2016 -
Jan 2, 2017
Xmas 2016
3 nights
$170
£129
$192
£145
$747
£565
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.
Fees
  • Premium against damage: $20 / stay - Fee
Additional Rate and Availability Information
Please note the prices for 2 persons assumes use of just one bedroom and bathroom. The other bedroom and bathroom will be closed off. If you would like separate rooms, then £40 is added to the price to cover the extra cleaning and laundry costs etc.

All bookings attract a £15 premium against damage. This covers you for all accidental damage up to £100. Everything else is included.

Minimum rental charge is £240 for a couple or £295 for those needing two bedrooms, except 'High season', Xmas and stays leading up to or over 'Bank Holidays' when the minimum charge is £360, so stay for 3 days for best value.

Please note that for Sunday arrivals or departures where a previous guest has arranged to leave that day or a new guest is arriving, we have to charge an additional £30 to cover extra cleaning costs.

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Access
Car advised
How to get there
Airport: Bristol: 21.7 mi
Railway: Bath: 3.1 mi
Ferry: Southampton: 80.8 mi
The Old Workshop is accessed through a courtyard just off the High Street in the village of Batheaston, one of the small suburbs of the famous historic City of Bath.<BR><BR>Access by road is very simple. We are about half a mile from the main roundabout intersection of the A46 onto the London Road going into Bath.<BR><BR>There is a secure car parking space immediately in front of the property, whilst the bus stop, with regular services to and from the City, is immediately in front of the main building on the High Street. Typical journey time by bus or car is 10 minutes.<BR><BR>You can also walk or cycle, the towpath along the canal being a particularly attractive route. For a really leisurely journey you can get the boat to and from the City, from a land... more
Activities nearby
Fishing Nearby, There Is A Golf Course Within 30 Mins Drive, Horse Riding Nearby, Nearest Beach: 43.5 mi.
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