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Lodge | 2 bedrooms | sleeps 6
Self-Catering - Dragon Lodge, A Peaceful rural retreat - originally an old Coaching Inn during the eighteenth century, the stable block has now been converted into a spacious two bedroom lodge called The Den, with it's own private decking overlooking the tranquil garden. Within walking distance of Frensham Ponds and easy access to a network of paths and bridleways for walking and cycling across beautiful National Trust heath land, a RSPB reserve and Alice Holt Forest. The Holly Bush pub and village shop/post office are a short stroll away opposite the local cricket green. Other local facilities include Birdworld/Underwater-world, The Rural Life Centre - (a museum of the history of the local village), horseriding, zip sliding, sailing, local pottery and garden centres with gift shops and restaurants. Several golf clubs, country pubs and restaurants can be found within a short drive. If you have a special occasion approaching, why not let us arrange a few extra surprises—champagne, flowers, chocolates, a restaurant, a limousine, a celebration cake. Whatever your needs to make your stay just a little bit special, just let us know.
Two excellent boarding school - Edgeborough and Frensham Heights are both within five minutes drive from us. Many visiting parents choose to stay at Dragon Lodge.
Dragon Lodge is ideally situated for visitors to London for shopping , cosmopolitan restaurants and wonderful sightseeing
|Size||Sleeps up to 6, 2 bedrooms|
|Nearest beach||Portsmouth 58 km|
|Will consider||Corporate bookings, House swap, Long term lets (over 1 month), Short breaks (1-4 days)|
|Nearest Amenities||1 km|
|Nearest travel links||Nearest airport: Gatwick 60 km, Nearest railway: Farnham 3 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
|Luxuries||Internet access, DVD player, Staffed property|
|General||Central heating, TV, CD player, Telephone, Fax machine, Satellite TV, Wi-Fi available|
|Standard||Kettle, Toaster, Iron, Hair dryer|
|Utilities||Clothes dryer, Cooker, Microwave, Fridge, Freezer, Washing machine|
|Rooms||2 bedrooms, 2 bathrooms of which 1 Family bathrooms and 1 En suites|
|Furniture||1 Sofa beds, Single beds (2), Double beds (1), Cots (1), Dining seats for 3, Lounge seats for 4|
|Other||Linen provided, Towels provided, High chair|
|Outdoors||Balcony or terrace, Shared garden, BBQ, Swing set|
|Further details indoors|
One double bedroom and one twin bedroom with TV, fitted wardrobes, full length mirrors, en suite shower room/toilet to twin bedroom, telephone, overlooking garden and terrace
Double sofa bed in lounge
Babies travel cot, bedding, high chair and bath available on request
Stylish bathroom with plunge bath & shower, vanity basin and w.c.
Fully equipped kitchen, pyroclean oven, induction hob, fridge/freezer, microwave
Laundry/ironing service on request
CD/radio/ DVD player, SKY TV, I Pod/I Phone Docking station
Free Broadband connection/ Free BT land line. Lap tops and printer for hire, Fax facilities
Private terrace, sunloungers, table & chairs & bar b que
|Further details outdoors|
Dragon Lodge is set in a typical peaceful, sunny English Country garden. Ample secure, parking space. Extensive views over Frensham countryside. A designated area of outstanding natural beauty and conservation area. Private decking with sunloungers, bar b que, patio table and chairs and full use of the garden.
We prefer no smoking in the lodge, but have no objection to visitors smoking in the garden
Breakfast welcome pack and bottle of wine are provided on arrival.
Maps, books and information on what to do in and around the area supplied
All towels and bedding supplied
We can also offer fax facilities
Non refundable deposit required to secure booking
Discount for longer lets
The Surrey region
A main line railway station with services in under an hour to London Waterloo/regular Euro Star trains to the continent. Easy access to M3, M4, M25, airports at Gatwick & Heathrow. The South coast & ferry terminals to France & Isle of Wight are 40 min. drive.
The University town of Guildford is 10 miles away with an impressive cathedral, castle, large shopping mall, cinemas, cosmopolitan restaurants, & leisure complex.
Chichester - Famous for festival theatre, its Cathedral and wonderful selection of independent and designer shops, restaurants and pubs.
Haslemere - a quaint and charming market town with its distinctive character and steeped in history. Stroll the pretty streets browsing the shops, or visit the museum which houses galleries on natural and human history.
Portsmouth - Visit Britain's spectacular waterfront development at Gun Wharf Quays, packed with an extensive range of shops and restaurants. Southsea has miles of beaches, a hovercraft and ferry to the Isle of Wight and is home to HMS Victory, The Mary Rose and HMS Warrior. A major port for cruise ships, as well as a large covered shopping centre. .
Winchester - The City of Winchester has a rich history. Visit Winchester Cathedral or stroll along the river which runs through the town.
Windsor - Stroll along the River Thames or visit the historical Windsor Castle, home to the Queen and Windsor Great Park. Windsor is a beautiful old town with lots of charm, restaurants and great shopping.
All within an hours drive:-
Port Solent, sailing facilities shops, restaurants and cinema complex.
Chessington World of Adventure, Wisley garden centre
The famous capital of London
Legoland - Windsor
Chessington World of Adventures - Theme park and Zoo for all ages
Thorpe Park - another great theme park
Wellington Country Park - Perfect for a day in the country
Dragon Lodge - Farnham, Surrey -Originally an old coaching inn during the eighteenth century..
Wake up to the sound of the birds and wander into the countryside. This is idyllic England with your local village pub, The Holly Bush, and village shop/post office just a short stroll away opposite the local cricket green. Frensham village church, a short walk across the meadow.
Five minutes walk to the stunning Wedding Venue of MILLBRIDGE COURT
Centrally situated in the quaint hamlet of Millbridge, Frensham, Farnham Within walking distance of Frensham Ponds used frequently used by Frensham Pond Sailing Club, and easy access to a network of paths and bridleways for walking and cycling across beautiful National Trust heath land and an RSPB reserve.
A great day out for all the family can be enjoyed at nearby Alice Holt Forest - try zip sliding through the trees with the Go-ape Company . Climbing, crate building, archery, rifle shooting & cycling. 30' inflatable slide and log cabin for the children Restaurant & picnic facilities set amongst the trees.
The ever popular Birdworld/underwaterworld - 26 acres of parkland are the setting for ostriches, budgies, parrots, penguins, owls, water fowl & many more. Feed the penguins, go on an owl prowl!
Jenny Wren Farm, play on the tractors, feed the goats, pat the pigs stroke the horses, gobble with the turkeys, nibble with the rabbits
Other local attractions include The Rural Life Centre a museum of local village life set in 10 acres of parkland - over 30 buildings including village hall, chapel & schoolroom. Approximately 40,000 artefacts ranging from the 1800s to the 1960s. Working light railway.
Grayshott pottery, Frensham Garden Centre & restaurant, all within a short drive.
Horse riding is available nearby in the village of Churt.
Maltings cultural centre set in an old Malthouse overlooking the river offers craft markets, exhibitions, plays, concerts and has a restaurant/patio area overlooking the river.
Several golf clubs, country pubs and restaurants can be found within a short drive.
Frensham trout fishery set within a beautiful wooded valley with five, regularly stocked lakes sits in the heart of the Surrey/Hants borders. A great days fishing for the experienced and not so experienced.
Details of local plays, festivals and concerts and exhibitions available.
Two excellent boarding schools - Edgeborough and Frensham Heights are both within five minutes drive from us. Many visiting parents choose to stay at Dragon Lodge.
The Georgian town of Farnham with it's Castle Keep and park is 3 miles away and offers a comprehensive range of shopping, recreational and cultural facilities with a main line railway station with services in under an hour to London Waterloo. The Farnham Maltings set in an old Malthouse on the river regularly has art exhibitions, antique markets, concerts, live jazz evenings in the cellar bar and has a patio restaurant overlooking the river.
Easy access to M3, M4, M25 and London airports at Gatwick and Heathrow, also the South coast and ferry terminals are within an hours drive. The new St Pancras International railway station with direct Eurostar link to Paris is within one hours drive of Dragon Lodge
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8 Jan 2015
"Quiet stay in rural surrey for family of six over the Christmas break"
We spent ten nights at the Den over the Christmas holidays. It was a tight fit for the six of us (including four kids aged between 6-13) but the accommodation was clean, comfortable and warm. The owne… More
12 Sep 2014
had a great week,property in a good place.Very clean and a great welcome pack.TVs with full sky package.DVDS books and more for your use.Carol was a great host.Easy to pack safely and good village sho… More
6 Aug 2014
"The perfect place to stay"
We recently stayed in the Orangery (in May and July) while our house was having an extension built. Carol and Peter couldn't have been nicer. The Orangery was clean and tidy and Carol & Peter v… More
29 May 2014
The Den was perfect for our stay near Farnham. Everything was provided, it was extremely comfortable and Carol and Peter were more than helpful. I would strongly recommend this to anyone looking to st… More
30 Apr 2014
"Perfect Easter Break"
We had a fabulous week at this beautiful converted outhouse which has its own decking and access to a beautiful garden. An added benefit was access to a fixed gazebo with heating, lighting and BBQ ne… More
28 Feb 2014
"Perfect Weekend Getaway"
Perfect for a weekend away, especially if you are looking to escape London with the minimum of travel hassle. The cottage was smart, modern, comfortable and had everything that you might need for your… More
20 Jan 2014
"Great accommodation, a real home from home!"
We had a great 3 week stay over Christmas at The Den with our 2 children aged 8yrs & 10yrs. The property is very well equipped with everything you could possibly need and the Welcome pack so generous!… More
28 Aug 2013
This area was unchartered territory for us having decided to stay in the area to visit relations. I must say that the cottage was exemplary in every way, from the comfortable beds (with feather pillow… More
18 Aug 2013
"Quality accommodation in a beautiful location"
We booked this for the week before our sons wedding and had various friends and relatives visiting or staying over the week. Carol and Pete were very accommodating and generous with the use of the gre… More
24 Jul 2013
"The Den was a real find.....a great place to stay"
We were lucky to find the Den as it had everything we needed. Carol and Peter were so kind and helpful and we hope to return one day.
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