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Benson House, Box - apartment 1 - superior

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Spacious stylish lounge with TV, free wi-fi and bluetooth

Apartment | 2 bedrooms | sleeps 4

Key Info
  • Great for children of all ages
  • Car advised
  • Some pets are welcome - please contact the owner

A mere 6 miles from the World Heritage City of Bath, Benson House is located in the picturesque Wiltshire village of Box. In easy reach of many tourist attractions including Corsham Court, Lacock, Castle Combe, Bradford on Avon, Longleat House and Safari Adventure Park, Stonehenge, Bowood House and Avebury. The perfect base for exploring.

This beautiful two bedroom self catering ground floor apartment boasts gorgeous contemporary furnishings and includes free Wi-Fi, plasma TV's, a well equipped kitchen including washer/dryer, dishwasher and a modern bathroom. The lounge is stylish with large comfy couch and a dining area. Crisp linens and fluffy towels are provided and toiletries are complimentary. There is one further two bedroom apartment above (Benson House - apartment 2).

The village of Box provides a couple of pubs, curry house, local butcher, small cafe, grocery store, post office and pharmacy. Centred around a beautiful park and play ground beside the By Brook. Box is also home to the famous Box Railway Tunnel, designed by Isambard Kingdom Brunel.

There is a regular bus service into Bath. Parking is usually available on the street outside or in the parking lot across from Benson House at no charge.

The accommodation is very comfortable for families and we do accept pets (a surcharge may apply). It is also ideal and private for two couples. We can provide travel cot and high chair for baby when requested.

What some of our guests have said:

August 2013 ~ Heather, Canada

“The accommodations were great - lots of space, tastefully decorated, comfortable beds and linens. We appreciated having a washer and dryer in the apartment, it really helped us. We thought the town was lovely and it was a great location close to Bath. The owner was very helpful with information about the area and everything we needed in the apartment.”

July 2013 ~ Nicolas, France

“Great location, 4 mins from Bath city center. Box village is absolutely lovely and full of friendly people. The apartment delivers on premiss: clean, modern and comfortable, with everything you need to accommodate 4 people for a dream stay.”

April 2013 ~ Rohan, UK

“Great central location in Box. Large and contemporary fit out at very reasonable price.”

Size Sleeps up to 4, 2 bedrooms
Will consider Corporate bookings, Long term lets (over 1 month)
Access Car advised
Nearest Amenities 20 m
Nearest travel links Nearest airport: Bristol, 26.5 miles; 1 hour; Gatwick 101 miles, 2 , Nearest railway: Links from Bath or Chippenham First Great Western
Family friendly Great for children of all ages
Notes Some pets are welcome - please contact the owner, No smoking at this property

Features and Facilities

Luxuries Internet access
General Central heating, TV, Satellite TV, Wi-Fi available
Standard Kettle, Toaster, Iron, Hair dryer
Utilities Clothes dryer, Dishwasher, Cooker, Microwave, Fridge, Freezer, Washing machine
Rooms 2 bedrooms, 1 bathrooms of which 1 Family bathrooms
Furniture Single beds (2), Cots (1), Dining seats for 4, Lounge seats for 6
Other Linen provided, Towels provided, High chair
Access Parking

About this location

The Wiltshire region

Centrally located to explore the beauty of the county of Wiltshire and a short distance from the World Heritage City of Bath. Benson House offers the best of bath worlds, a picturesque village with easy access inTo the city. Relax and explore by bicycle, foot or waterway - Wiltshire is renowned for it's hills, canals and byways. Or jump in the car and explore further afield...

The World Heritage City of Bath is only 10km away and is famous for both it's Georgian architecture and healing waters. You can experience the waters yourself at either The Roman Baths (for a touch of history) or Bath Thermae Spa (for a touch of luxury). This thriving city is steeped in history and culture but also offers fantastic shopping and dining opportunities.

Places of interest within easy reach include Longleat Safari Park, Lacock, Bradford on Avon, Westonbirt Arboretum, Bowood House, Dyrham Park, The Courts at Holt, Glastonbury, Castle Combe, Stonehenge, Avebury Stone Circles and Cheddar Gorge.

For further information and detailed local knowledge, please don't hesitate to contact us directly.


The parish of box is a hidden treasure worth exploring. The By Brook flows in a southwesterly directionn and the by Brook valley has been designated an Area lf outstanding Natural beauty. There are many designated walking paths and parks. you may also want to explore Box Rock Circus in the lower recreational ground where you can practice fossil rubbings.

Box is a historical town famous for Brunel's Box Tunnel as well as home of the creator of Thomas the Tank Engine Rev. W.V . . Awdry. It also is where you will find Peter Gabriel singer, and his Real World Studios.

Benson House is minutes from all conveniences including a grocery store, post office, shops and cafes, two pubs and a fine restaurant.

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    • 1 Years listed

    95% Response rate

    Calendar last updated:13 Feb 2015

    Based in United Kingdom

    Languages spoken
    • English

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