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Defoe House, Bed and Breakfast

Your independent accommodation (annex), with main house to the left.
5.0 of 5 bubbles
Excellent
82 reviews
Your independent accommodation (annex), with main house to the left.
Main living area
Your kitchenette, which is stocked up with your breakfasts. Will be topped up during your stay.
Outside seating area.
private bathroom
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Summer at Defoe House with the annex to the right.
view of Defoe House with independent annex to the left.
Lymington river nearby.
Beautiful walks on your doorstep.
Lymington cobbled street.
Lymington river, where you can catch ferry to Isle of Wight.
Close to Exbury gardens, famous for its spring and autumn colour.
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Overview
Private Room, 1 Bathroom, Sleeps 4
Lymington, New Forest National Park Hampshire, Hampshire, England
A perfect location in a quiet New Forest village between Lymington and Beaulieu, ideal for walkers, cyclists or anyone looking for some peace and quiet. It's only a two minute walk into the forest, as well as being ideally placed for visiting Beaulieu, Lymington and the Isle of Wight.
The accommodation is situated in an annexe building, ensuring privacy, and comprises of a large double bedroom with dining area, sofa, separate bathroom with a bath and shower (over the bath) and separate kitchenette. The bedroom is furnished with a 4'6” bed and a sofa-bed (an additional single foam floor mattress/bed can be provided if required) wardrobe, table, chairs, Freeview 22" flat screen TV/DVD. Free WiFi and mains USB sockets are provided too.
The kitchenette has a kettle (plus tea/coffee and fresh milk), microwave, toaster and fridge....
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About the Owner, Vanessa M
Languages spoken: English
Response Rate: 100 %
Response Time: Within a few hours
Calendar Updated: 2 days ago
Listed since : Oct 2012
Overall rating: 5.0 / 5.0
Based on 82 reviews and 1 property
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Listing #HL278481 by: Holiday Lettings
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5 of 5 bubbles Excellent - based on 82 reviews
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1 review
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago for a stay in October 2016

Upon arrival we were met with a friendly personal letter welcoming our family to our accomodation which we found to be spacious, clean & tidy and very warm and cosy. Vanessa was away during our stay but took the time to check via text all was ok and if we needed anything. The kitchenette was stocked with all we needed Milk, Tea, Coffee, Fruit Juice, home baked bread, bagels, brioche, home made preserves and smoked...

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Suzanne E
1 review
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago for a stay in July 2016

The location was very quiet and peaceful. Short drive to some near by great locations. Like New Forest, Mudeford, Christchurch Quay which is worth a visit. Lymington Town etc. The local pub to this location food is lovely but you do need to book a table. Accommodation had everything you needed and plenty of space. A fantastic welcome and bread, cake and breakfast essentials. Only thing I would say is the room could take a...

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08Kates
Wellington, New Zealand
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 22, 2016 for a stay in October 2016

I booked the annex for a weekend away with 3 friends for my 30th Birthday and it was the perfect location to get into lymmington and surrounding areas. Vanessa was the perfect host, there if we needed her but not pushy at all! We loved our time in Norley Wood. Seeing all the Ponies and Donkeys wondering around was the icing on the cake!

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Lovely to have met you all last weekend and so pleased to hear that you had a good time celebrating your birthday. Best wishes, Vanessa

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Amenities
  • Books
  • Central Heating
  • Cots:(1)
  • Dining Seats (4)
  • Double Beds:(1)
  • DVD Player
  • Hairdryer
  • Highchair
  • Internet Access
  • Kettle
  • Linens Provided
  • Microwave
  • Parking
  • Refrigerator
  • Sofa Beds:(1)
  • Suitable For Children Under 5
  • Toaster
  • Towels Provided
  • TV
  • Wi-Fi
Suitability
  • Pets Allowed:
    No
  • Smoking Allowed:
    No
  • Kid Friendly:
    Yes
Additional amenities & feature info
Recently refurbished accommodation, comprising of a large double bedroom with dining area and sofa (sofabed) with separate kitchenette and separate bathroom. Ideally suited for 2 people, however a sofa bed can be used to increase capacity to 4 or single mattresses can be added for children (Only £5 extra each night per child!). Linen and bath towels provided. continental breakfasts are provided and are topped up during your stay. Arrival times are from 14.00 and check out at 11.00 please...thank you!
All enquires are forwarded to my mobile so late bookings can often be acommodated.....
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Rates

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
Default 2 nights
$108
£85
$121
£95
$675
£530
Sep 1, 2016 -
Feb 17, 2017
Low Season
2 nights
$95
£75
$108
£85
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Jul 22, 2017 -
Sep 3, 2017
High season
2 nights
$121
£95
$134
£105
$751
£590
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
The accommodation is best suited for two adults, although up to two children can also be accommodated at £5 each per night.
Also a special price of 7 nights for the price of 6!
Very happy to take last minute requests...so please do ask.
Continental breakfasts are offered to your individual order (ie: bagels/smoked salmon/croissants/ fruit/ home made bread and jams/fresh coffee and juice etc and homemade cake or biscuits...).
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Access
Car advised
How to get there
Airport: Southampton or Bournemouth: 22.4 mi
Railway: Brockenhurst / Lymington: 3.1 mi
Ferry: Lymington: 2.5 mi
On entering Norleywood from the north continue past the phone box (on your left) and drive on through the village (the road narrows to single lane here). About 100 yards after the phone box take the right fork opposite the house called Cornerways and then immediately right again down a single gravel track next to Wayside Cottage. Defoe House is on your right with black double garage doors. <BR><BR>(Search for "Defoe House B&B" on Google Maps. The top of the track is at 50o 46.6' N; 01o 29.7' W.)<BR><BR><BR><BR> <BR>
Activities nearby
There Is A Golf Course Within 30 Mins Drive, Horse Riding Nearby, Watersports Nearby, Nearest Beach: 1.9 mi.
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