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The Potting Shed

External View of The Potting Shed from the front.
5.0 of 5 bubbles
17 reviews
External View of The Potting Shed from the front.
Welcome to The Potting Shed
Welcome to The Potting Shed
External view
The Dining Room and Living Room
The Living Room
The Dining Room
The Kitchen
The Kitchen
The Twin Bedroom
The Master Bedroom
The Bathroom
The Bathroom
Private Patio
Private patio in Summer
The Garden in Spring
The Garden in Summer
Private Garden
Canalside walk
Hollingworth Lake
Sunset at Hollingworth Lake
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2 Bedrooms, 1 Bathroom, Sleeps 4
Rochdale, Greater Manchester, England
Outdoors there is ample parking for two cars and a large, private garden. Inside, the oak kitchen is fitted and fully equipped to a high standard. The kitchen patio doors open out onto a paved patio area where you can enjoy relaxing and al fresco dining.<BR><BR>The comfortable lounge has leather sofas, TV/DVD, CD player with iPod dock and a choice of books and games. The dining room is modern, light and airy, the ideal place for meals. Oak flooring has been used throughout both these spacious living areas. Upstairs there is a fully tiled luxury bathroom with large shower, washbasin and toilet. There are also two spacious bedrooms, one with a king size bed, the other with twin beds. Both are carpeted for warmth and comfort and furnished to a high standard with oak furniture. <BR>
About the Owner, Patricia H
Languages spoken: English
Response Rate: 90 %
Response Time: Within a few hours
Calendar Updated: Today
Listed since : Jun 2010
Overall rating: 5.0 / 5.0
Based on 17 reviews and 1 property
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Listing #HL134026
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Saleem F
Doha, Qatar
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3 reviews
3 hotel reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 14, 2016 for a stay in August 2016

We stayed last year and were so impressed we decided to stay this year too. Great location and great atmosphere with everything thoughtfully done - including fresh eggs from the farm.. nice touches everywhere makes the stay really worth it. The only issue is the single bathroom with minimal ventilation which requires you to plan and negotiate on a daily...

Management response:

Thank you for taking the time to place a review. We're pleased that you enjoyed your second stay and the extra touches we provide. We appreciate all feedback and would like to respond to the concerns raised. Due to the layout of the property there is only room for one bathroom and as the cottage is in green belt we...


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5 hotel reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed April 23, 2016 for a stay in March 2016

This was my second visit here and first for my husband, needless to say he loved it as much as I did! We will certainly be booking again on our next UK trip. Excellent facilities and location, a real home from home base for us visiting family. Pat was very flexible with arrival times for us also, thank you very...

Management response:

We're so glad that you enjoyed your second stay with us and that you appreciated our location and facilities. We do try to be flexible with arrival and departure times whenever it is possible to do so. Thank you for taking the time to review our property, it means a lot to us.


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Paihia, New Zealand
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25 reviews
5 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed June 17, 2015 for a stay in June 2015

this is one of the best holiday cottages we have stayed in. We come over from New Zealand quite often and find that self catering is our best option. We were. Amazed. At the size and the facilities on offer. This has been awarded 4* but I can't think of any reason that it shouldn't be a 5*. Pat us...

Management response:

We welcome your comments about our cottage and are happy to know you enjoyed your stay with us. It's good to know that you appreciated our facilities, and especially our free range eggs. Our guests do seem to love them! Your feedback is very helpful as the comfort of our guests is a priority. Thank you so much for taking...


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  • Central Heating
  • Dining Seats (4)
  • Dishwasher
  • Dryer
  • DVD Player
  • Freezer
  • Grill
  • Hairdryer
  • Highchair
  • Internet Access
  • Iron
  • Kettle
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room Seats (4)
  • Microwave
  • Private Yard
  • Queen Beds:(1)
  • Refrigerator
  • Secure Parking
  • Single Beds:(2)
  • Stereo System
  • Stove
  • Suitable For Children Under 5
  • Toaster
  • Towels Provided
  • TV
  • Washer
  • Wi-Fi
House rules
    Pets not allowed
    Smoking not allowed
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Dates Min stay Weeknight Weekend night Per week
Default 3 nights
Jan 4, 2017 -
Apr 13, 2017
Jan - April 2017
3 nights
Apr 14, 2017 -
Apr 21, 2017
Easter 2017
3 nights
Apr 22, 2017 -
Apr 28, 2017
April 2017
3 nights
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
Short breaks (3 nights) subject to availability, prices from £295. Extra nights can be added to any stay duration from £75 per night, depending upon availability.We can accept payments by cheque or bank transfer in GBP. £100 deposit required at time of booking. Payment in full is required 4 weeks before the commencement of your stay.
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About the neighborhood
Local amenities include Hollingworth Lake Country Park, Saddleworth and Hebden Bridge. It is within walking distance of a local pub and also a highly regarded restaurant/wedding venue.<BR><BR>Sold your house but not able to move into the new one? The property is available for longer stays and has been used successfully by families who are 'between homes'. Worth considering if you need a home from home - rates negotiable.
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How to get there
Approx. 25 miles from Manchester Airport<BR>1/2 hour train journey from Smithy Bridge to Manchester City Centre where both Victoria and Piccadilly Train Stations are located.<BR>5 minutes from junction 21 of M62 Motorway for easy access to both Manchester and Leeds (approx. 1/2 hour to both).<BR>There is also a new tram journey from Milnrow station to Manchester and beyond which opened in March 2013
Activities nearby
There Is A Golf Course Within 30 Mins Drive, Horse Riding Nearby, Watersports Nearby.
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