Cottage | 2 bedrooms | sleeps 4
Cosy Cottage is a cute and pretty little historic property situated in the heart of the beautiful village of Bourton-on-the-Water.
Built of honey-coloured stone with roses and clematis climbing the walls, this is a Grade II listed, quintessential Cotswold cottage.
It sleeps 4 in two bedrooms (1 double and 1 twin) and has one through room downstairs combining lounge, dining and kitchen areas.
Inglenook fire, beams and character features combine with all comforts to provide a cosy, charming holiday home.
The River Windrush, which flows through the centre of the village, lies a few yards from the cottage and it is only a short walk along the riverside to all the shops, cafes, pubs and other amenities of Bourton-on-the-Water.
|Size||Sleeps up to 4, 2 bedrooms|
|Will consider||Short breaks (1-4 days)|
|Access||Car not necessary|
|Nearest Amenities||100 m|
|Nearest travel links||Nearest airport: London 150 km, Nearest railway: Moreton-in-Marsh 13 km|
|Family friendly||Great for children of all ages, Suitable for people with restricted mobility|
|Notes||Pets welcome, No smoking at this property|
Features and Facilities
|Luxuries||Log fire, DVD player|
|General||Central heating, TV, CD player|
|Standard||Kettle, Toaster, Iron|
|Utilities||Clothes dryer, Cooker, Microwave, Fridge, Freezer, Washing machine|
|Rooms||2 bedrooms, 1 bathrooms of which 1 Family bathrooms|
|Furniture||Single beds (2), Double beds (1), Dining seats for 4|
|Other||Linen provided, Towels provided, High chair|
|Further details indoors|
Inglenook fireplace with living flame fire.
Central heating and electricity included in tariff.
Bed linen and towels provided.
Washing machine and dryer in utility room in garden.
|Further details outdoors|
Cosy Cottage has a small pretty garden with garden furniture.
Parking is at a quiet spot just beyond the cottage window.
Booking deposit is £200 and remainder is due 6 weeks before occupation.
Refundable security deposit of £150 also required at time of final payment.
ROBINS NEST (sleeps 10) and WELCOME COTTAGE (sleeps 12), two other period cottages in Bourton-on-the-Water can be viewed on this website www.holidaylettings.co.uk and booked in conjunction for larger parties.
The Central England/Cotswolds region
The Cotswolds lie mainly in Gloucestershire and Oxfordshire. Famous since medieval times for sheep-rearing and wool production they are now designated an Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty. The magic of the Cotswolds is particularly enhanced by the architecture. Numerous charming, unspoiled villages built in locally quarried golden stone and weathered by age, delight the senses. Tourist attractions, National Trust properties, enticing shops, fine restaurants, and cosy, traditional inns with roaring fires welcome visitors from all over the world.
Bourton on the Water
Bourton-on-the-Water, one of the most famous and prettiest villages of the Cotswolds is located at the hub of the area so is an ideal base from which to explore. Known as "The Venice of the Cotswolds" as it is the only one of the six famous Cotswold villages (Bourton-on-the-Water, Broadway, Burfored, Chipping Campden, Moreton-in Marsh, and Stow-on-the-Wold) to have a river meandering through the main street, criss-crossed by small footbridges and populated by wildfowl. On all sides are charming Cotswold buildings of honey-coloured stone, weathered by age and softened by foliage. The centuries roll back and it is easy to envisage the appearance of an English village in a bygone era.
Places of interest in Bourton-on-the-Water include Birdland, the Motor Museum, the Perfumery, the Model Village and the Maze.
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3 Jul 2014
"Very cosy, very comfortable"
This cottage is not large. There is not a lot of space, but instead it has a great layout, which makes it easy to live in. There are all the comforts that you need and the bathroom upstairs is a nice size for such a small cottage. The best part is that is really is very cosy! And there is a courtyard where you can sit and enjoy the sun (if it is there).This was the best cottage we stayed in while in England. Can recommend!
Many thanks for your very kind review.
1 Jul 2014
"A wonderful stay."
Cosy cottage is a lovely small house in a stunning setting. This was our first visit to the area and we will certainly be back. We took a trip into Oxford and thoroughly enjoyed the Morse Tour provide… More
Dear Mr. C: Thank you for your lovely review indicating you had liked Cosy Cottage. Nevertheless I did phone to discuss with you the overall rating you gave us - which was 4 out of 5 - as we wondered where we had fallen short. You explained that the reason you gave this score was that there were no washer/dryer facilities but that otherwise you were very happy with the cottage. I am very sorry about this as we DO have a washer and dryer which guests can use in our utility room in the outhouse in the garden - but we had failed to include this information in the guidebook so you did not know and were left with wet clothes and no-where to dry them after an outing. We will rectify this quickly, make the location of the utility room clear - and thank you for the feedback.
24 Jan 2014
"Cute and Comfortable in the heart of the Cotswolds"
This is a small traditional Cotswold cottage situated in a quiet cul-de-sac , by the river in the centre of Bourton -on - the water. On arrival we found it spotlessly prepared and warm on a very cold day. The living area although small , lived up to the "cosy" label and had a real flame fire to give extra heat and atmosphere. The kitchen area was fully equipped, clean and easy to use.
Upstairs the 2 bedrooms [double and twin] were attractive and although still small , more than adequate for 4 people [say 2 adults and 2 kids]. The bathroom was modern , warm and again spotless.
The central position is a real plus , morning papers and breakfast supplies just a 2 minute stroll over the picturesque bridge.
An ideal rental from which to explore the Cotswolds.
We really appreciate your very kind review. Thank you!
5 Jan 2014
The good points - the cottage is in the most beautiful setting and is indeed a really short walk to the beautiful centre of Bourton on the Water. The fire is lovely, the bed is very comfortable and t… More
We are extremely sorry to hear you were not happy with the cleanliness of some of the kitchenware on arrival and can only explain that, because it was Christmas, our regular housekeeper was away and we had a subsititute for your visit who did not do the usual job in the kitchen much to our disappointment. I have spoken to you and you assured me that the rest of the property, baths, beds etc. was clean so we hope that your comments can be taken in the context of this and our other reviews which are all complimentary about the cleanliness and condition of the cottage. Our apologies too if the notices about no pets on furniture and careful rubbish disposal offended - we wish we did not have to post those reminders. The rubbish is only collected every 2 weeks and they refuse to take it if it is not sorted correctly -as we have found in the past to our dismay. We are only a phone call/text away from guests so if problems are encountered we are always glad to sort them right away.
23 Oct 2013
We have stayed in Bourton on the Water a few times but it was our first time at this property. The cottage was spotless, well-equipped and perfectly positioned, in the centre of the village and yards … More
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10 Mar 2013
"Such a cosy cottage! We will return!!"
We've had a wonderful March weekend break in cosy cottage. It is such a cute, typically Cotswold cottage with great decor- very charming and full of character. We loved it!It was warm and cosy, v… More
8 Mar 2013
"Cosy, clean, cottage"
This is a lovely little cottage in a great location. It is very quiet and peaceful, surrounded by stone cottages and within a very short walk of all the amenities that Bourton on the Water has to offe… More
Thank you for your review. We have had no previous reports of a problem with the shower and wish that you had called us or the caretaker while in residence and we would have quickly attended to it for you.
17 Feb 2013
We had a lovely short break at cosy cottage, it's in an excellent location with pubs, shops, tearooms all within a few minutes walk. The cottage is also very well set up and has everything you ne… More
11 Feb 2013
"A lovely cottage in the perfect location!"
Cosy cottage provided perfect accommodation for my partner and I and our 2 young children. Bourton-on-the-water is beautiful and the cottage is in the perfect location - close to the water's edge… More
Thank you very much for your lovely review of the cottage!
28 Dec 2012
"Fabulous English Getaway"
Three friends and I rented the cottage for 5 days over Christmas and it was perfect for what we were after - open fireplace, very quaint furnishings, ample cooking facilities, comfortable beds, refurb… More
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