House | 3 bedrooms | sleeps 5
Lakeview Holidays offers its guests an unforgetable Lakeside holiday or short break in the beautiful Cotswolds
The Self Catering House, Heron, is a roomy property with a large double aspect Living Room, Fitted Kitchen, Master Bedroom with en-suite Shower Room, Two further bedrooms, a Family Bathroom and Downstairs Cloakroom sleeping five people
You are free to come and go as you please as you explore the srrounding countryside or just stay put and laze away your time relaxing outside or watching the numerous wildlife here to see around our lakes.
|Size||Sleeps up to 5, 3 bedrooms|
|Will consider||Corporate bookings, Long term lets (over 1 month), Short breaks (1-4 days)|
|Nearest Amenities||3 km|
|Nearest travel links||Nearest airport: Bristol 60 km, Nearest railway: Swindon or Kemble 12 km|
|Family friendly||Great for children of all ages, Suitable for people with restricted mobility|
|Notes||No pets allowed, No smoking at this property|
Features and Facilities
|General||Central heating, TV, Wi-Fi available|
|Standard||Kettle, Toaster, Iron|
|Utilities||Dishwasher, Cooker, Microwave, Fridge, Freezer|
|Rooms||3 bedrooms, 2 bathrooms of which 1 Family bathrooms and 1 En suites|
|Furniture||Single beds (3), Double beds (1), Dining seats for 5, Lounge seats for 5|
|Other||Linen provided, Towels provided, High chair|
|Outdoors||Balcony or terrace, Private garden, Shared garden, BBQ, Climbing frame, Swing set, Trampoline|
|Further details indoors|
Through the entrance doors to..
Hallway with roomy cloakroom with WC and wash basin leads into..
Living Room, a large double aspect sunny room with leather sofa's, side tables, dining table and chairs and a large flat screen TV.
Through the double french doors is the decking over the lake with loungers and outside furniture and a gate to to lawns, patio and play area.
Leading off is the Kitchen, very well equipped with floor and wall units containing ample crockery, glasswear, cutlary and pots and pans etc, a fitted oven and ceramic hob with a glass extractor over, dishwasher, fridge /freezer, microwave, toaster and kettle. Tea towels are provided.
The whole downstairs is laid with ceramic tiles over underfloor heating.
Out of the hall and upstairs is the landing with large mirror leading to the master bedroom with double bed, built in wardrobe and drawer units leading into the en-suite fitted with corner shower, basin, WC and heated towel rail.
The family bathroom has a large corner bath, basin, WC, heated towel rail and LED lit mirror.
Bedroom 2 is a roomy twin with triple wardrobe and drawer units
The final bedroom is single with a drawer unit and large storage space for suitcases.
The upstairs area is fully carpeted with radiator heating.
You will arrive to find all beds made up with high quality egyptian cotton bed linen and large fluffy towels in the bathrooms.
We can provide a high chair and travel cot if required at no extra cost.
All electricity and heating is included.
Heron is a non smoking house and we regret, NO pets
Smoke alarms are fitted within the house.
Welcome pack of Tea, Coffee and Cookies provided.
We are pleased to offer you free WI-FI.
|Further details outdoors|
Heron has a private decking area and use of the large lawns, patio and play area.
Patio furniture is provided along with a barbeque, but please bring your own charcoal.
There is a large trampoline and a swings, see saw, slide and climbing unit set on safety rubber chips for the children.
We have a fishing Tackle shop on site, also selling drinks, sweets and snacks.
Guests are welcome to walk around the lakes, to picnic and watch the wildlife. We have many resident water birds, Swans, Mallards, Great Creasted Grebe, Moorhens, Kingfishers and Coots who provide us with many baby chicks in the spring We are also home to Deer , Squirels and a great many Rabbits.
There are also plenty of other lake and riverside walks in the area
Owners live on site, we can provide any information that you may need and generally point you in the right direction
Ample parking is available in the adjacient anglers car park.
.A welcome food pack is available on request.
Our change over days are normally Monday and Friday (we can sometimes be flexible)
Outside security lighting.
Fishing is available on our Day ticket Lake, Whelford Pools, there will be a charge for this.
We are next door to Water Skiing and Banana Boat rides, lessons available, also a charge for this.
A dedicated nature reserve is 200 yards away with hides and pleanty to see in the summer.
At Lechlade Marina, (4 miles) Canal boat rides are available along the Thames
We are only minutes from The Royal International Air Tattoo (RIAT) every July
Cheltenham with its shops and Race Course for the Cheltenham Festival each March is 26 miles
(50 minutes drive away)
The Central England/Cotswolds region
We are: Lakeview Holidays.
You will find us just off the A417 near Fairford.
We are surrounded by many places to visit, Fairford and its famous church windows, the Roman capital of Cirencester, historic Burford, Lechlade with lovely walks along the River Thames, Northleach and its famous Wool Church, Bourton on the Water and The Rissingtons plus many other pretty places all within easy reach.
For those who like to shop we are close to the Swindon Outlet Centre, Witney, and Cheltenham.
There are quiet walks to be had locally round our local Lakes here and along the River Coln.
Cirencester, our local town, is famous for its Roman connections. The museum is a good day out with many Roman artifacts to see plus Saxon remains found in Lechlade during building works.
Each year in July we have the FAIRFORD AIR TATTOO (RIAT), (the airfield is not operational now except for the Tattoo), we are ideal for Air Show Planespotters. (2Miles)
Each March is Horse Racing at the CHELTENHAM FESTIVAL (26 miles)
Fairford is only 2 miles away and has all you need for Food shopping , Retaurants, Pubs and many Takeaways.
In Oxford, about 25 miles, you can ride on the open top bus and find out all the rich history of the city, most Universities are open to visitors and the Ashmoleum and Pitt River museums are worth a visit.
Golf is nearby, there are two pay and play 9 hole courses in Highworth (9 miles) with others, 18 hole, at Faringdon (9 miles) and Lyneham (22 miles).
We have Carp and Course Fishing on site and Trout fishing at Bibury (6 miles) and Lechlade (4 miles).
There is an indoor Swimming Pool at Cirencester (9 miles) and Swindon (9 miles).
Next door to us is a lake offering Water Skiing.
Sailing at Lechlade (3 miles).
Ten Pin Bowling and Multi Screen Cinemas at Swindon (10 miles).
Bird Spotting Hides at our local Nature Reserve (5 minutes on foot).