Cottage | 1 bedrooms | sleeps 4
Sleeps 4. 1 bedroom cottage with King size bed, TV/DVD and oak beams, cosy lounge with inglenook fireplace with log burner with TV/DVD and a docking station and large bed settee. The Kitchen is Fully fitted with dishwasher, microwave, cooker and fridge freezer. A private Hot Tub, private garden located at Oldcastle Farm, with private fishing lake, beautiful gardens and set in the Malvern Hills close to pubs and restaurants, rail direct to London 2 hrs and 20 mins.
Lovers Cottage, newly refurbished 5 star luxury cottage built with stone and oak frame with private garden and hot tub, close to the majestic Herefordshire Beacon (1109ft) in the village of Colwall, only 2 miles from Malvern. The cottage is located in a quiet corner of old castle farm, secure parking set in beautiful grounds of 10 acres with private fishing lake, three ponds and a long rose walk. We have many local events starting with the Cheltenham race festival in spring, soon followed by the Spring Garden show at the local 3 Counties Show ground. We are centrally located close to the Cotswolds to our east and the Black Mountains to the west with the Forest of Dean is south. Whether your looking for a romantic break or a walking holiday, our cottages and grounds offer the very best of facilities to enjoy. There are two further cottages, for a larger party, a one bed and two bed cottage both with hot tubs.
Lovers cottage has a private garden, which extends to a third of an acre, there is a private hot tub located close to the cottage. There is also a BBQ area and a garden patio table and chairs for those sunny days. Lovers cottage is located in private grounds of oldcastle farm, which run to 10 acres of gardens with a private lake and ponds. We also have wooded area and a 100 meter long rose arbour!! located next to the lake and close to the hidden garden. Private parking and safe area for bikes and activity equipment.
|Size||Sleeps up to 4, 1 bedrooms|
|Nearest beach||weston super mare 70 km|
|Will consider||Corporate bookings, Short breaks (1-4 days)|
|Nearest Amenities||1.5 km|
|Nearest travel links||Nearest airport: birmingham 50 km, Nearest railway: colwall 1.5 km|
|Family friendly||Great for children of all ages|
|Notes||No pets allowed, No smoking at this property|
Features and Facilities
|Luxuries||Jacuzzi or hot tub, Log fire, Internet access, DVD player|
|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||1 bedroom, 1 bathrooms of which 1 En suites|
|Furniture||1 Sofa beds, Double beds (1), Dining seats for 4, Lounge seats for 4|
|Other||Linen provided, Towels provided, High chair|
|Outdoors||Private garden, BBQ, Private fishing lake or river|
The Central England/Cotswolds region
We are located in Colwall, our closest towns are Ledbury 5 miles with its old beautiful black and white buildings, Malvern just 2 miles. Worcester on the Severn 20 mins and Cheltenham about 25 mins with Michelin star meals and Georgian architecture. Gloucester has reinvented its Docks and locks at the head of the sharpness canal, by the Forest of Dean only 40 mins away. Broadway and the Slaughters are in the Cotswolds about 40 mins while the Black mountains and Hay on Wye, the other side of Hereford,
Cheltenham about 25 mins with Michelin star meals and Georgian architecture. Gloucester has reinvented its Docks and locks at the head of the sharpness canal, by the Forest of Dean only 40 mins away. Broadway and the Slaughters are in the Cotswolds about 40 mins while the Black mountains and Hay on Wye, the other side of Hereford,
Nearest airports are Birmingham and Bristol, we a halfway between them about an hours drive. The M50 jct 2 is 5 miles by car, we are an ideal central meeting point, located in the centre of England. With Oxford and Bath and Birmingham just over an hour away. The main line railway station in Colwall is a mile, Paddington London direct is only 2hr20 by fast train, Central Birmingham an hour.
Waitrose is about 2 miles with Tesco and Morrisons about 4 miles. For the active, walking and cycling from the farm, you are on the Malvern hills, Kayaking is on the River Wye at Ross. Fishing locally, or you can rent our private lake. Very good food and pubs to suit all tastes and pockets, are close by in the village and nearby, with many more choices in the towns around, See our list when you arrive.
Artists love to paint the landscape and still life in the grounds. We can arrange art classes from local artists, to help hone your skills. Clay pigeon shooting is only a few miles, Lessons are also available. The spring and autumn garden shows are a big draw locally along with dog show, the 3 counties farm show are just a few of the many events throughout the year. The Malvern theatre hosts many fine plays throughout the year.
The Upton jazz festival in June, the fast growing 60 music festival with the original bands playing in August, the folk festival in May and the blues festival in July attracts many people from all over the country.
The steam railway passes through some of the best scenery in the UK. You can book to have Sunday lunch on the move. Ludlow boasts two Michelin star restaurants and there many good bistros around the town and castle.
Cheltenham hosts the horse festival in spring the science fare and book fare are on in the summer. Montpellier parade a tree lined promenade from Georgian times has many fine shops and eateries.
Stratford theatre is around a fifty minute drive where Shakespearian productions attract the Thespian fraternity. It make a great night out!
The National trust and private stately Homes enjoy broad historical diversity, from the Welsh borders, The Marches up to the magnificent Powys Castle with its fantastic gardens or visit Hampton Court Gardens with its intriguing maze, only a few miles away.