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Isis Cottage

Isis Cottage
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Isis Cottage
4 star rating from Visit England, independent assessment giving you peace of mind and security Gold Award for excellence in all areas, assuring you of a very high standard of accommodation
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11 reviews
Isis Cottage
4 star rating from Visit England, independent assessment giving you peace of mind and security
Gold Award for excellence in all areas, assuring you of a very high standard of accommodation
Inglenook in Living Room (candles only)
Open plan Living / Dining room
Fully equipped kitchen
Double Bedroom
Twin Bedroom
Upstairs landing
Bathroom with stone tiles, sink, bath with over shower, toliet and heated towel rails
P-shaped bath for extra room when showering
Cottage garden
Isis Cottage from the garden
View of footbridge over River Thames from Twin Room
View of River Thames from Twin Bedroom
Gravel garden and riverside patio
Isis Cottage from the courtyard with plenty of parking
Front of Isis Cottage
Tennis court
Walkers Welcome
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Overview
Cottage -
2 Bedrooms, 1 Bathroom, Sleeps 4
Somerford Keynes, Cotswolds, England
Isis Cottage (named after the historical term for the upper reaches of the River Thames) is a Grade II* listed Cotswold stone holiday cottage situated within the grounds of Kemble Mill, an historic 16th century watermill less than 10 minutes from Cirencester (Roman Corinium). Located down a quiet country lane in a secluded and magical setting, it nestles right on the banks of the River Thames between the villages of Poole Keynes and Somerford Keynes.

The cottage has a 4 Star Gold Award by Visit England (English Tourist Board), so you can be sure it is very well appointed and maintained throughout. It is inspected annually by a Visit England independent assessor and has been awarded a 4-star rating every year since it opened, ensuring high standards throughout. This offers complete peace of mind that your holiday cottage will be as specia...
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About the Owner, Vittoria T
Languages spoken: English, Italian, French
Response Rate: 90 %
Response Time: Within a few hours
Calendar Updated: 22 days ago
Listed since : Sep 2008
Overall rating: 5.0 / 5.0
Based on 11 reviews and 1 property
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Listing #HL71339 by: Holiday Lettings
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5 of 5 stars Excellent - based on 11 reviews
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Heather N
Caterham, United Kingdom
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6 reviews
4 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago for a stay in July 2016

Although it was very cold when we stayed at Isis Cottage we thoroughly enjoyed the peace and tranquility. It was great to be greeted by their two dogs who were both adorable and very well trained. The cottage was clean and tidy and the bed very comfortable giving us the best nights sleep in a long time. Vittoria and Simon...

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Management response:

Thank you so much for taking the time to post a review. I'm so glad you enjoyed your break and that you found the cottage comfortable and conveniently located. We hope to see you again in the future.

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mar_ait
London, United Kingdom
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4 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 21, 2015 for a stay in September 2013

I stayed in the cottage with my husband and his parents a while ago now (sorry for only reviewing now!) but as I was looking for somewhere near the lakes for in a couple of months, I realised I never got to say how much we enjoyed our stay. The cottage is really cosy, the outside area lovely. We also...

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Management response:

Thank you so much for taking the time to write your very kind review. It is greatly appreciated! I'm so glad you enjoyed your stay with us and hope we can welcome you and your family again in the future.

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Nicky E
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15 reviews
8 hotel reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 9, 2015 for a stay in June 2015

Ideal location in beautiful gardens by the Thames. Cottage very comfortable for four people. The surrounding villages, walks, inns and good food all added to a fantastic stay. Thank you Vittoria for your welcome basket and local information.

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Thank you so much for your lovely comments. I'm so glad you enjoyed your holiday here and am very grateful you took the time and trouble to write a review of your stay. We hope to see you again in the future.

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Amenities
  • Central Heating
  • Cots:(1)
  • Dining Seats (4)
  • Dishwasher
  • Dryer
  • DVD Player
  • Freezer
  • Hairdryer
  • Highchair
  • Internet Access
  • Iron
  • Kettle
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room Seats (4)
  • Microwave
  • Outdoor Dining Area
  • Patio
  • Private Tennis Court
  • Private Yard
  • Queen Beds:(1)
  • Refrigerator
  • Secure Parking
  • Single Beds:(2)
  • Stereo System
  • Stove
  • Toaster
  • Towels Provided
  • TV
  • Washer
  • Waterfront
  • Water Views
  • Wi-Fi
Suitability
  • Pets Allowed:
    No
  • Smoking Allowed:
    No
  • Kid Friendly:
    Yes
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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.

Dates Min stay Weeknight Weekend night Per week
Default 3 nights
$171
£130
$171
£130
$755
£575
May 28, 2016 -
Aug 31, 2016
Half term and summer holidays
3 nights
$223
£170
--
$1,149
£875
Sep 1, 2016 -
Oct 31, 2016
Mid season
3 nights
$197
£150
--
$985
£750
Nov 1, 2016 -
Dec 22, 2016
Low season
3 nights
$171
£130
--
$755
£575
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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
June-July - August - min. 1 week stay (Friday-Friday)

Christmas - min. 1 week stay (any dates)
New Year - min. 3 nights stay

Short stays - available the rest of the year - min. 3 nights

Long lets available in low season. Please call for prices.

All heating, electricity, linen and towels are included. Cot and highchair are provided free on request.

30% deposit is payable at time of booking with balance due 4 weeks prior to arrival. If booking is made within 4 weeks of arrival, full payment is due. Booking is subject to confirmation of availability and receipt of deposit at time of booking.

Bookings made for Isis Cottage enable us to sponsor 4 children at BALA Childrens' Centre, Kenya, a school for orphaned children.

Methods of payment:
* UK Sterling Cheques made payable to V. Thornley.
* Credit / Debit Card payments online via PayPal
* Bank remittance - please call for details
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How to get there
Airport: Bristol: 37.3 mi
Railway: Kemble: 1.2 mi
Ferry: Southampton: 80.8 mi
Air: Heathrow, Bristol and Birmingham are nearest airports - about 1 1/2 hours.<BR><BR>Car: 1 1/2 hours from London. M4 to Junction 15 (Swindon).<BR>A419 North to Cirencester (Cotswold Water Park exit).<BR>B4696 to Ashton Keynes and Somerford Keynes (3 km).<BR><BR>Train: Kemble Rail Station: 2 km. Regular, direct trains from London Paddington station take 75 mins. Taxis usually available at station.
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, Nearest Beach: 0.6 mi.
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