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Well Cottage, a charming C16th Detached Cottage

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Welcome! - entrance to Well Cottage via gate Close-up of Well w/Iris in May
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Well Cottage - front view
Welcome! - entrance to Well Cottage via gate
Close-up of Well w/Iris in May
Footpath from private driveway leading to Front Door surrounded by herbs,roses & flowers
View of Lounge with original Large Inglenook Fireplace and Wood Burning Stove.
Peonies in Bloom in Spring
lounge showing beams, flooring and rugs
Dining area
Dining area
Neat, Clean and Tidy Kitchen
Back Bedroom with Double Bed
Close up of Double Bed in Back Bedroom
Close-up of Single bed in Back Bedroom
View of Double and Single Bed in Back Bedroom
View into Front room with Double Bed showing exposed fireplace and Beam
View into Front Bedroom
Corner Angle of Front Bedroom
Victorian Bathroom - newly refubished
Heated Towel Rail
Comfortable Bath with Shower - all newly refurbished
Rear view of Detached Well Cottage
Kingsbridge Inn at river side
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2 Bedrooms, 1 Bathroom, Sleeps 5
Bourton-on-the-Water, Cotswolds, England
** WINTER SPECIAL OFFIER **Well Cottage is a charming 16th Century detached cottage situated 50 metres from the River Windrush, set in a very peaceful location and within 3 minutes walk along the river to the village centre. It has been lovingly restored with its original beamed ceilings and large Inglenook fireplace with a wood burning stove and centrall heating to keep you warm and cosy. The Cottage Garden is set around an original 16th century well. There is private parking for one car in the driveway as well as parking for a second car close to the property. Well Cottage has all the character and charm for a peaceful and relaxing holiday offering modern conveniences including Wi-Fi. Known to be possibly one of the oldest detached holiday cottages in the village. ** WINTER SPECIAL OFFER. Bourton on the Water is voted as one o... Read more
About the Owner, Bette Roberts and D
Languages spoken: English
Response Rate: 95 %
Response Time: Within a few hours
Calendar Updated: 5 days ago
Listed since : May 2005
Overall rating: 5.0 / 5.0
Based on 66 reviews and 2 properties
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Listing #HL10583 by: Holiday Lettings
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Joanne S
Batley, United Kingdom
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5 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 22, 2016 for a stay in July 2016
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we have just had the greatest pleasure of staying at Well Cottage for a very warm week in July. Everything was above excellent, the cottage is amazing, maintained to the highest standard, very comfortable furnishings, exceptional bed linens (I've been online shopping and ordered myself the same for home). If you dream about living in a quaint chocolate box cottage...

Management response:

Hello Joanne, it too was lovely meeting you and your husband. Thank you for taking the time to write such a wonderful review, we really appreciate it. Mum and I want to thank you both for leaving it so tidy and clean! Glad you enjoyed the linen - we usually always buy Sanderson Linen and mix it with 500 count...


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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 13, 2016 for a stay in June 2016
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Had the pleasure of staying in Well Cottage for 1week. Thank you Dawn and Bette for fresh bread /home made jam. Cottage was immaculate and had everything that we needed, including good Wifi, great shower and washing machine. It was conveniently located one street back from Windrush river.. B-O -W is very popular with tourists, especially on weekends! Travelled to...

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Thank you for your lovely review. Mum and I are really pleased you enjoyed the cottage and glad to hear you would book with us again! Regards, Bette and Dawn


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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 22, 2016 for a stay in May 2016
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The front door of this superb cottage opens into a small entrance hall with two doors, one is to the living/dining room and the other to the bathroom. When we walked into the living room the friend I was on holiday with glanced around and immediately said “fabulous!” an opinion that I totally agreed with, and that didn’t change for...

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What an amazing, thought through and detailed review! Thank you so much for taking the time to write this. Mum and I want our guests to 'feel the love' and so pleased that you will book with us again! Kind regards, Dawn and Bette


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  • Central Heating
  • Dining Seats (4)
  • Double Beds:(2)
  • DVD Player
  • Fireplace
  • Freezer
  • Hairdryer
  • Internet Access
  • Iron
  • Kettle
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room Seats (5)
  • Microwave
  • Parking
  • Private Yard
  • Refrigerator
  • Satellite TV
  • Single Beds:(1)
  • Stereo System
  • Stove
  • Toaster
  • Towels Provided
  • Washer
  • Wi-Fi
  • Pets Allowed:
  • Smoking Allowed:
  • Kid Friendly:
Additional amenities & feature info
The cottage is located in a quiet cul de sac with the river Windrush closing one end to traffic. The entrance to the cottage is through a small country garden with a seating area for four and a 16th century well. There is private off-street parking for one car as well as parking for a second car close to the property under the side window to the front under the "Private Parking" sign on the road.On entering the front door there is a small hall with a beamed ceiling and a door closing off the L shaped living room allowing privacy to the main front door. To the left of this hall is a newly renovated good sized bathroom roll top bath and complete with a large sized shower head. On entering the L shaped living room you will notice the flag stone flooring with Persian rugs and a... more
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Oct 1, 2016 -
Oct 28, 2016
Autumn 2016
2 nights
Oct 29, 2016 -
Nov 29, 2016
2 nights
Nov 30, 2016 -
Dec 18, 2016
Winter/ low season
2 nights
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Additional Rate and Availability Information
We have SHORT BREAK OFFERS during JAN, FEB, MARCH and OCT, NOV, & DEC at £150 per night for a 2 night stay or £115 per night for a 3 night stay. THIS OFFER IS A SPECIAL RATE BASED ON 2 PEOPLE SHARING.

During the winter months CENTRAL HEATING is PROVIDED at no extra cost and we also have a WOOD BURNING STOVE for a cozy a evening in. Wood can be purchased locally or we would be happy to arrange your first bag for you at small additional cost.

Good quality towels and linen are provided and included in the pricing structure.

Please note we do not provide cancellation Insurance.
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Car not needed
How to get there
Airport: Heathrow: 31.1 mi
Railway: Moreton in Marsh or Kingham: 5.0 mi
Ferry: Gloucester: 12.4 mi
From Heathrow by Train to Moreton in Marsh and then short ride on bus
Activities nearby
Fishing Nearby, There Is A Golf Course Within 30 Mins Drive, Horse Riding Nearby, There Are Tennis Courts Nearby, Water Park Nearby, Watersports Nearby.
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