Brooks' View, just 15 minutes from Bath city centre, provides the ideal base for self catering luxury at 4 star level. The essence of romance with a delightful summerhouse at the bottom of the private garden overlooking the brooks and hills, Brooks View is ideal for weekends and the longer stay.
The cottage with its roll top bath has a romantic feel and a unique combination of city culture and rural cool. Our guests adore the wildlife, the birds, the wild flowers and the wonderful walks around. They also enjoy the luxury king sized bed in the dreamy master bedroom and the cosy sitting room with the traditional cosy wood burning stove.
At the top of the garden there is a patio with table and chairs and at the bottom of the garden there is a summer house to enjoy the evenings beside the brook and watch the varied wildlife. Fly fishing on the brooks can be arranged.
There is a flat screen television, DVD player, iPod docking station and dining area for four, whilst the fully equipped kitchen has the added convenience of both a washing machine and a dishwasher. The cottage also has free wifi and parking.
Brooks' View holds awards for cyclists and walkers, with cycle storage. Sustrans Route 24 with the famous Two Tunnels into Bath is on the door step. There are many other delightful countryside walks and cycle routes on the door step.
Two excellent independent pubs are within 15 minutes' walk, both of which serve delicious home cooked food at lunchtime and in the evening.
Ideal for weekends away, honey moons, mini moons or holidays in the glorious Midford Valley in Somerset just outside Bath.
Sleeps up to 3 using the sofa bed.
The location is ideal for short or long breaks whether you want to go sight seeing , explore the countryside or simply relax and unwind in the glorious rural seclusion.
Golf 2.5 km away
|Size||Sleeps up to 3, 1 bedrooms|
|Rooms||1 bedroom, 1 bathrooms of which 1 En suites|
|Nearest beach||Torquay 40 km|
|Will consider||Long term lets (over 1 month)|
|Nearest Amenities||2 km|
|Nearest travel links||Nearest airport: Bristol Airport 20 km, Nearest railway: Bath Spa 3.5 km|
|Family friendly||Suitable for children over 5|
|Notes||No pets allowed, No smoking at this property|
|Luxuries||Log fire, Internet access, DVD player|
|General||Central heating, TV, CD player, Wi-Fi available|
|Standard||Kettle, Toaster, Iron, Hair dryer|
|Utilities||Dishwasher, Cooker, Microwave, Fridge, Freezer, Washing machine|
|Furniture||1 Sofa beds, Dining seats for 4, Lounge seats for 4|
|Other||Linen provided, Towels provided|
|Outdoors||Balcony or terrace, Private garden, BBQ, Private fishing lake or river|
|Access||Parking, Not suitable for wheelchair users|
The West Country
The South West of England is renowned as ing one of the prettiest counties, with rolling hills and gentle countryside. Bath is the perfect base for visits to the many National Trust properties such as Prior Park, Westonbirt, Laycock, and Bowood. The historical sites of Stonehenge, Salisbury Cathedral with the Domesday Book, the towering exuberance of Cheddar Gorge, the Saxon town of Bradford on Avon are all within very easy reach.
The whole of the South West , Devon, Cornwall and South Wales are all easily accessible.
Bath is a Unesco World Heritage City and famous throughout the world both for its Roman origins and the many more recent historical and new sites. The original Roman Baths and the modern day equivalent the Thermae spa with its healing waters are within 150 yards of each other, and both must be visited.
The may festivals ensure bath is a vibrant place and attracts many and varied visitors. From the Music Festival in June , the Guitar Festival, the Literary Festival, the Taste festival and the Jane Austen festival there is always activity in the town. For ongoing culture there is always the Holburne, home to many Gainsboroughs , the Victoria Are gallery and the American Museum not to mention the Theatre Royal, with its pre London runs.
Bath Rugby club with the unique venue in the middle of town is an additional sporting attraction.
The city is full of interesting quiet back streets with traditional shops as well as the major chains.
the golden Georgian architecture can be seen throughout, with wonderful examples in the Crescents and the Circus
For the academically inclined there is the world famous Bath University and also Bath Spa.