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Pond Cottage 3 bedroom 3 bathroom detached bungalow 10 mins from Chester Zoo

Decking area overlooking duck pond, with barbeque facility, with Slate topped table
68 reviews
Decking area overlooking duck pond, with barbeque facility, with Slate topped table
View of Pond Cottage from across the pond.
View of Pond Cottage from across the pond.
Swing chair overlooking the duck pond
Decking area overlooking duck pond, with barbeque facility, with Slate topped table
Decking area overlooking duck pond, with barbeque facility, with Slate topped table
Courtyard area with parking for up to 6 cars.
Wide, wheelchair-friendly corridors.
Lounge/Living area with log fire, Freeview Television & DVD player
Well equipped Kitchen Dining area with Granite worktops overlooking duck pond.
Bedroom 1 - en suite with bath & shower. Sleeps up to 4 with Bed settee.
Bedroom 1 - en suite with bath & shower. Sleeps up to 4 with Bed settee.
Bedroom 1 - en suite with bath & shower. Sleeps up to 4 with Bed settee.
Bedroom 2 -Wheelchair access & facilities, Super Kingsize bed can split into 2 3ft singles
Bedroom 3 - en suite with shower. Sleeps 2.
Bedroom 3 - en suite with shower. Sleeps 2.
Bedroom 3 - en suite with shower. Sleeps 2.
En Suite bathroom for Bedroom 2 - Easy access wet room, with sliding door.
En suite bathroom for Bedroom 3.
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3 Bedrooms, 3 Bathrooms, Sleeps 7
Chester, Cheshire, England
Pond Cottage is a DETACHED converted barn situated just 6 miles from Chester City Centre, it is set in the grounds of Court Farm which is a 16th century listed farmhouse.
The property has wheelchair access throughout. and benefits from underfloor heating , there is a fabulous log burner in the lounge. The lounge area has patio doors which open out onto a large decking area with lovely comfy chairs overlooking the pond and is a perfect place to sit watching the wildlife. The courtyard side of the cottage has parking for up to 6 cars, it is also a real sun trap too so another place to sit and relax.
All 3 bedrooms have large en suites with illuminated mirrors and shaver points and one room has been specially designed to accommodate a wheelchair user. All the bedrooms are spacious and light with lovely high ceiling and windows overlookin...
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About the Owner, julie n
Languages spoken: English
Response Rate: 95 %
Response Time: Within a few hours
Calendar Updated: 1 day ago
Listed since : Jan 2012
Overall rating: 5.0 / 5.0
Based on 101 reviews and 2 properties
Interaction with guests
We are mostly available to hand over keys and give an overview of the local area, places to eat etc. we are always available to sort any issues or problems you may have during your stay.
We have lived in the area for 25 years so have a wealth of knowledge about things to do and see in Chester.
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Listing #HL316458
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ann c
Dumfries and Galloway, United Kingdom
Level 4 Contributor
43 reviews
17 hotel reviews
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Reviewed yesterday for a stay in August 2017

Beautiful cottage in lovely surroundings Julie has excellent taste the furnishings and decor reflect this. All the bedrooms are ensuite with comfortable beds and good quality bedding. Our grandchildren enjoyed the outside space and seeing the squirrel was a bonus. We visited the zoo and the falconry behind the cathedral both I can highly recommend. We also visited hosta garden...

Manchester, United Kingdom
1 review
Reviewed 4 weeks ago for a stay in July 2017

Absolutely idyllic setting. Julie was very welcoming. Went for my 50th birthday with friends and they all loved it. Had everything we needed inc hair dryers in each room. Quiet setting with stunning views and close to train station and easy access to Chester. Definitely be going again. Thank you for allowing us to experience a beautiful home and chill...

Wasim M
1 review
Reviewed July 9, 2017 for a stay in July 2017

We had a lovely 4 night stay. The cottage is immaculate and has all the facilities for a very comfortable stay. Each bedroom has a high spec en suite and the rooms are spacious. The cottage has very generous grounds wth a couple of ponds and large fields. The kids loved seeing the cows in the adjoining fields, along with...

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Ah so pleased the kids had fun, Foxes Riding School is a great facility and only 5 minutes away. You are all welcome back anytime.


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  • Balcony or Terrace
  • Books
  • Central Heating
  • Cots:(1)
  • Deck
  • Dining Seats (6)
  • Dishwasher
  • Dryer
  • DVD Player
  • En Suite Rooms (3)
  • Fireplace
  • Freezer
  • Grill
  • Hairdryer
  • Highchair
  • Internet Access
  • Iron
  • Kettle
  • King Beds:(3)
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room Seats (6)
  • Local Guides/Maps
  • Microwave
  • Outdoor Dining Area
  • Paper Towels Provided
  • Parking
  • Patio
  • Private Yard
  • Refrigerator
  • Safe
  • Single Beds:(2)
  • Sofa Beds:(1)
  • Stereo System
  • Stove
  • Suitable For Children Under 5
  • Toaster
  • Towels Provided
  • TV
  • Washer
  • Water Views
  • Wheelchair Accessible
  • Wi-Fi
House rules
    Pets not allowed
    Smoking not allowed
Guests are welcome to have day visitors but number of people at property must not exceed 12 at any time. Only guests included on booking form are allowed to stay. If guests intend...
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Sep 4, 2017
2 nights
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Dec 8, 2017
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Jan 4, 2018
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Additional Rate and Availability Information
We are happy to offer discount for late bookings, please contact us for further details. The property sleeps 6 adults comfortably, we also have a bed settee in our largest bedroom which would sleep 1 adult or 2 small children. We have a travel cot, there is no extra charge for this. Weekend rates apply to Friday and Saturday. Bank holidays are a minimum 3 night stay. We can accept payment by bank transfer, cheque or Paypal.
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About the neighborhood
Chester boasts the second most photographed clock in Britain after Big Ben, it has fabulous shopping on The Rows which date back to The Middle Ages, there is the famous Roodee racecourse . There is the Roman amphitheatre and the amazing Chester Cathedral. You can wander down to the banks of The River Dee and take a boat ride. There are many fabulous bars, and restaurants to visit. We are just 2 miles from the Welsh Border and 10 minutes drive from The National Waterways Museum at Ellesmere Port or Port Sunlight Village , 5 minutes from Flip Out Chester, the worlds biggest trampoline Park. We are close to a lot of wedding venues and our cottages offer inexpensive alternatives for family accommodation.
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How to get there
Airport: Liverpool John Lennon, Manchester.: 23.6 mi
Railway: Capenhurst: 1.2 mi
Ferry: Birkenhead: 9.3 mi
We are just a mile from Capenhurst station should you wish to travel to Liverpool or Chester.
We have free parking for up to 6 cars.
Activities nearby
Fishing Nearby, There Is A Golf Course Within 30 Mins Drive, Horse Riding Nearby, Nearest Beach: 6.2 mi.
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