Completely refurbished in 2014 Fox Cottage is just 3 miles from the World Heritage city of Bath. Located in Monkton Combe village in the unspoilt Midford valley an area of oustanding national beauty. We are available for summer weeks only June-Sept.
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BOOK THIS COTTAGE AND YOU WILL RECEIVE A 4% DISCOUNT ON THE MANOR COTTAGES PRICES. To secure your discount please make your booking via the Manor Cottages website and enter code HL4% in the voucher box or give us a call (sadly, offer excludes school holiday periods).
A Lovely 3 double bedroom house in Batheaston 2.5 miles from the centre of Bath. A wonderful 1950's 3 double bed terraced home on a quiet and well presented estate in the beautiful village of Batheaston. It has lots of natural light and original works of ar …see more
Farm Cottage is situated in West Luccombe in the Horner Valley, which is just a mile from the village of Porlock. This cottage is part of the farmhouse at West Luccombe, which is a National Trust 300 acre farm on the Holnicote Estate. This area is known as a walkers par …see more
Cow Byre cottage sleeps 4 people. It has 2 bedrooms, 1 bathroom, open-plan kitchen/diner and living room. Located a short walk or boat ride from Bath City Centre. £84 is the average nightly price and is for guidance only. Please contact us for latest price. Book immedi …see more
The cottage is very comfortable, quiet, close to Bath and Bristol on a small farm in the countryside.It is an ideal holiday location for families and those simply wanting a break.Downstairs is open plan with:- Fully equipped kitchen, dining and living areas.- The living …see more
“Very family friendly, relaxed holiday with easy access to Bath and surrounding area and warm welcome from owners.”
Reviewed 6 Feb 2012
We has a wonderful two weeks in Laurel Farm. Our girls (6 & 8) had a fantastic time being entertained by the animals. The accommodation was comfortable and easy to keep. Loads of useful info was also … More
Hilltop Barn is a picturesque detached barn on the outskirts of Kilve, Somerset. It is situated on a country lane, just over 1 mile from Kilve beach, overlooking the severn estuary with the beautiful Quantock Hills and Somerset Coastal paths to explore. There are a var …see more
The Wilderness is bursting with charm including original oak beams and Inglenook log fireplace. There's a TV Lounge with widescreen TV, Kids TV/playroom both with TV/DVD, and Scarts to plug in your Xbox/Wii. Luxury kitchen with range cooker Larder Fridge (+ separat …see more
I booked The Wilderness for my sisters hen weekend for a group of 17 and it was perfect! The rooms were a good size, plenty of bathrooms and big kitchen, plus two living rooms and a dining room which … More
“Fantastic spot for a hen party”
Reviewed 10 Jun 2014
The Wilderness is the ideal house for a hen party. We had 15 hens to celebrate our friend Wendy getting married and everyone had the best time with something to suit everyone. The house itself has l… More
“GREAT FOR FAMILY GATHERINGS AND LARGE GROUPS”
Reviewed 10 Nov 2015
The Wilderness is a fabulous place for large groups of any age. We rented the property for my Mum's 80th birthday so there was a mixed age range of guests and it was suitable for everyone.
We liked … More
Please note that are no longer accepting Boys only groups.
Stunning open plan contemporary 3 bedroom self catering coach house on 3 floors, set in beautiful grounds and views next to a lovely old victorian house also available for rental, view Berkeley House details f …see more
Built in 1895, Norman House has the feel of a cottage with a modern stylish look inside; wooden floors downstairs, light and airy throughout, but snug, with a warming log burner for those colder days in winter. Its location is a great place to relax, walk, or take in al …see more
“What beautiful, homely place to spend a weekend.”
Reviewed 8 Dec 2013
We have just returned from our weekend away at Norman House and are glowing! Brilliantly equipped and ideal for a stay in and around Bath. Very clean and cosy it felt like home away from home.
“The quintessential English country home!”
Reviewed 5 Jun 2013
The Bathampton area is absolutely magical, exactly how an Aussie traveller imagines the English countryside to look. We were very happy with Norman House. Mark is an extremely helpful host. The proper… More
“A great place in a wonderful location for families”
Reviewed 19 May 2013
We really enjoyed our stay in Norman House. The house was very clean and tidy - has modern facilities - and is in wonderful location - an easy drive to Bath. For families, a park is close by and you… More
I am pleased that it worked so well for your family and glad to hear you took advantage of the nearby park. Thanks for writing a review.
CHARMING TRADITIONAL PROPERTY SITS WITHIN AN ACRE OF PRIVATE GROUNDS
Located on the edge of the picture-postcard rural town of Beaminster, conveniently set just off the main route from the town to the Jurassic coastline; makes this perfect for touring West Dorset or …see more
Nestled into the side of the Gorge, underneath a canopy of Scots Pines and with panoramic views of Glastonbury Tor and the Somerset Levels, Cheddar Holiday Cottage is a unique place to stay. Facing South, large windows in every room ensure you make the most of the sunsh …see more
St Ives House is a beautifully presented three story period house located in the pretty Victorian seaside town of Clevedon. The house is located just 50m from the beach with sweeping views across the sea to the Welsh coast, Bristol Channel and as far as Exmoor from the …see more
Totally secluded this 17th century former rectory built of mellow Somerset stone is surrounded by four acres of mature, formal garden. A delight at any time of the year the garden contains a range of species trees, a glorious herbaceous border, mature shrubs and bulbs g …see more
Oldford Farmhouse is a superb 16th Century property in a fabulous rural West Country location. It is a perfect property for holidays and weekend getaways in the Somerset countryside. We pride ourselves in providing the little extras which make a stay most memorable and …see more
Located in the picturesque village of Bathampton on the Kennet & Avon canal. Walking distance to Bath city centre, also perfect cycle route/commute to Bath or Bradford-on-Avon.
Larkspur is a generously sized fully furnished 10x65 houseboat. Brand new, just recently bee …see more
BARN SET IN 2 ACRES OF WOODLANDS, PLUNGE POOL AND FABULOUS VIEWS
Set in the historical village of Banwell at the foot of the Mendip Hills overlooking the Somerset Levels. The barn is situated at the bottom of a steep lane and winding drive next to an A road  …see more
Park Farm is a traditional Somerset farmhouse of great character and charm set in a peaceful hillside location with magnificent views across the Somerset Levels. It offers comfortable and stylish accommodation for up to 14 (two guests using the Superkingsize bed in a n …see more
The Stables is situated in the beautiful village of North Stoke (once nicknamed the 'Secret Village'), surrounded by open unspoilt countryside and spectacular views of both Bath and Bristol. Set beside a Roman Road and on the Cotswold Way it boasts many fantastic walks …see more
From start to finish we enjoyed everything the barn and surroundings had to offer. We had a hot tub before breakfast every day and hit the pool every afternoon or evening. Regular donkey visits were t… More
“Lovely place to escape to after our wedding”
Reviewed 16 Oct 2012
I spent a three nights at the Stables with my new wife following our wedding.
It's a beautiful location and the stables were very clean, well maintained, with all mod-cons (except wi-fi, which was … More
We do infact have a T-Mobile pay as you go dongle for guests to use with their lap-tops to access the internet. There is also a really good local pub that has a free wi-fi point. They welcome children, dogs, serve great food and also have a pretty beer garden. What more of an excuse do you need to sample the local beers and snuggle up to a roaring log fire while catching up on all those tedious emails!!
“A fantastic place to spend a holiday”
Reviewed 18 Aug 2012
The Stables is a fantastic holiday venue. Lisa & Mike were incredibly welcoming and friendly.
Where do I begin, watching the stars whilst sitting in the hot tub, watching George & Albert - the ado… More
The Apple Press is a grade 2 listed converted barn located at the foot of the Blackdown Hills close (3 miles) to Taunton the county town of Somerset.
The property consists of a well equipped spacious kitchen/ dining area, a separate sitting room with vaulted ceiling, wo …see more
Situated on the edge of the village of Draycott and adjacent to the owners own home The Byre is a detached, single storey building dating back to c1780. The property has been fully refurbished and fitted out to a very high standard. It provides spacious and contemporary …see more
The pictures and description really do not do this cottage justice, it really is a home away from home. Everything is to a very high standard, with the extras provided by Charlotte and Nigel just add… More
“Fabulous first family holiday!”
Reviewed 15 May 2013
We had a very enjoyable & comfortable stay at 'The Byre' ! It was our first holiday with our 5 month old son & we made an excellent choice in choosing this cottage. Charlotte & Nigel are very welcomin… More
Reviewed 26 Mar 2013
Extremely clean and modern accomodation- couldn't fault anything. Just the right size for 2 people, with all you need (and cake!!!)
Would definately stay again & recommend to friends.… More
Rock Farm is a stunning grade II listed farmhouse which has been completely restored and renovated from the ground up to the very highest standard with our first guests having arrived in March 2014. Dating back many centuries, this property combines all the original fea …see more
Everything was amazing, little touches in the rooms were very much appreciated!! Would love to go back. Would recommend pre booking transportation as taxi drivers couldn't find it. … More
Thank you for your 5* review of Rock Farm. It was a pleasure to have you stay and we are glad that it met all your requirements. Rock Farm is tucked away a bit so pre-booking taxis is definitely a good idea but there are plenty of firms in Taunton that will come out to West Bagborough. We hope to see you back again in the future.
Kindest regards Ed and The Woodlands Retreats Team
“Weekend of Dreams”
Reviewed 7 Sep 2015
Visited the house with a large group of friends to celebrate my thirtieth and I could not have asked for a more spectacular place to stay. I was blown away when we arrived.
All the rooms were gorgeou… More
Thank you so much for such a positive review of Rock Farm. It really is located in a beautiful spot, made that bit nicer by the lovely weather you had for your weekend celebrations. We are glad that you had a great break away and we hope to welcome you back again in the future.
Many thanks Ed and The Woodlands Retreats Team
“Excellent luxury house for hen weekend”
Reviewed 17 Aug 2015
The house was absolutely stunning and well equipped and the views from the house were breathtaking. The rooms were all beautifully designed and the house felt very luxurious. The house is perfectly … More
Thank you for your great review. We're so glad you enjoyed the house and the local activities. It is the perfect spot for riding and spending time outdoors. Kind regards, Kerry and the Woodlands Retreats Team.
Tucked away in 'old Alcombe', at the foot of Grabbist hill and on the edge of Exmoor National Park, is a delightful Grade II listed thatched country cottage that we are pleased to offer for holiday accommodation from Spring 2016. Little Haven is packed full of charm and …see more
Situated in a small village in an area of outstanding natural beauty just 3 miles from the centre of UNESCO World Heritage city Bath, the beautiful Dye House is a charming and extremely comfortable self-contained cottage. Situated at the bottom of our large garden, the …see more
This was my first time to visit Bath. I didn't want to stay in the middle of town. I wanted all the buzz but much needed peace and quiet too. I thought I'd find it too difficult to have my cake and ea… More
Withy House was built in 1898 in the style of a Victorian villa and retains many of the original features.
Sleeps 6 / 8 the spacious accommodation has 2 king size bedrooms, one en-suite, 1 twin bedroom, double sofa bed in the dining room and a family bathroom with spa b …see more
This is a particularly spacious, relaxed home easily sleeping 8; one large quality John Lewis sofabed is situated in one of the two large private lounges and bedroom 2 can be arranged either as a double or 2 singles. We have catered for additional sleeping in both of t …see more
Contemporary, stylish and spacious holiday accommodation overlooking tranquil Somerset landscape. Luxurious surroundings: ensuite bathroom, plus shower room, oak flooring, original art work and open log fire in lounge. Large private decking area outside with direct acce …see more
At the base of the picturesque Mendip Hills set within the grounds of our five acre small-holding. Beautifully appointed self catering holiday cottages an ideal choice for a great escape. Peaceful and rural location, cream tea awaits on arrival. Only 3.6 miles from the …see more
Quintessential, classic thatched country cottage - Grade II listed and dating back to 15th century with a large south facing garden in a small village of approximately 35 houses. Enjoy England/Visit Britain have awarded Chapel Cottage 4* to confirm the owners targets o …see more
Lovely cottage with a cosy log fire in the living room. The kitchen is a great size and very well-equipped and the bedrooms are great too. The garden is beautiful and the village setting is very quain… More
“Idyllic Country Cottage”
Reviewed 29 Nov 2012
Lovely stay at this quaint, thatched cottage. The location is around a quarter of a mile from A303, yet the cottage location is tranquil and rural, with main shops being around five miles away. Lots… More
The log cabin is a ranch house style hand built real log construction,with extensive views over the delightful Yarty valley.The cabin was designed for self-catering holidays for both able and disabled guests.It sleeps eight in real beds plus a sofa bed and two temp beds …see more
The Beanacre Barn in the beautiful Mendip Hills, an Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty (AONB), in Somerset, England, is an exceptionally spacious, open beamed barn which has been imaginatively converted and beautifully furnished by the present owners. It has been awarde …see more
Woodforde Cottage is an 18th Century, stone terraced cottage in the Somerset village of Babcary. The cottage can sleep four people in one double bedroom and one twin with a family bathroom. The cottage also contains a fitted kitchen and a sitting room with a dining area …see more
Set on a hillside overlooking the tiny hamlet of Hewood and with long views over the beautiful Dorset countryside, Hill Cottage has been tastefully modernised throughout. Built of cob and with unusual historical connections (the landscape painter Lucien Pissarro died he …see more
Resting in the grounds of a nearby Victorian cottage, Stokewood Barn's top floor has been tastefully converted into an open-plan living and sleeping area, with an en-suite and fully fitted kitchen.Tucked away on the edge of woods in a secluded valley of the Mendip …see more
“A comfortable, well-appointed and tranquil haven.”
Reviewed 29 Jun 2013
Stokewood Barn is well situated at the end of a winding country lane - no passing traffic. There are delightful views to the woodland behind and the fields in front.
The host and her family are help… More
“Everything you could want from a cottage getaway!”
Reviewed 9 Jan 2013
Providing a pleasant and straight-forwards journey through the countryside, this barn is the perfect place for a 2-person vacation. The surroundings are full of various walks, runs, cycles and activit… More
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CHURCH COTTAGE is a luxury 3 bedroom holiday cottage accommodating 6 people very comfortably. Nestled in the beautiful Somerset hamlet of Ashwick deep in the heart of the stunning Mendip Hills an area of outstanding natural b …see more
Sunset Stop is a 2 bedroom self catering bungalow, we specialise in weekend breaks.
Late deals available some weekends - 10% off.
Being close to the A303, Tintinhull provides an excellent base for a couple travelling down from London. We are 105 miles from the M3/M25 …see more
Ideal place to stay for a trip to somerset, run by a very welcoming and friendly couple, John & Claire. Nice clean decor with all the amenities close to hand, we slept very well and can't fault where … More
“lovely place.....wood burner was great...”
Reviewed 10 Dec 2013
A great little hide way. .....the owners were really nice...but kept themselves to themselves as the property is attached to their own home....will definitely use again ....… More
Reviewed 11 May 2013
We had an excellent stay in this cottage, we had the luxuries of a real fire to cuddle up in front of, power shower and comfy bed. From the busyness of work this May Bank Holiday break was fantastic, … More
Hunter's Moon is a fantasy house like no other. Situated in an idyllic woodland setting you are completely surrounded by trees and wildlife. Inside the property, not only does the house have extraordinary features such as the central 'tree' which bisects the kitchen and …see more
Photos do not do the house justice.An incredible place to stay and the pod room was spectacular.The house was spotless on arrival with a welcome basket of local cider - a lovely touch. We will all hav… More
Hunters Moon really is an amazing property and we are so glad that you enjoyed your break with us and created some special memories there. We hope to welcome you back there at some point in the future.
Kind regards Ed and the Woodlands Retreats Team
“Unbelievable place..... 6*!!!!”
Reviewed 9 Feb 2016
On booking Hunters moon I could see from the website it was going to be something very special....... I was right but did not realise quite how special. One of the most unique properties I have ever … More
We're so pleased that Hunter's Moon exceeded your expectations; it is indeed a special place and we're delighted you enjoyed your stay there and made the most of the facilities. We hope to see you again sometime. Paul & the team.
“A 'one of a kind' luxury property”
Reviewed 27 Apr 2016
I recently stayed at Hunter's Moon for a hen weekend & it was the perfect break.! The property has charm & character with all the modern amenities anyone would require. A perfect retreat for an intima… More
Thank you for such a brilliant review of Hunters Moon. It's such a unique property that a stay there really is one of a kind. The stars in the ceiling just finish off the entertainment pod and make that lounge a great place to relax, listen to music, or watch TV. We hope to see you back again in the future.
Many thanks Ed and the Woodlands Retreats team
Moonfleat is a 3 Star property awarded from quality in tourism. Oil Centrally HeatedThe bathroom has a Large Electric shower. The well equipped kitchen has a modern electric cooker A Dish Washer and microwave The dining room ajoins Kitchen: is a Dinning Area/Study R …see more
What can I say about Moonfleat ? The Cottage lies at the foot of the Quantocks Hills in North Somerset and commands wonderful views across the Bristol Channel and towards Minehead and the Brendon Hill… More
Welcome to The Place To Stay, Knoll Hill Farm, a luxurious Edwardian guest house, with views over the wonderful Somerset countryside close to Frome, Bath and Longleat Safari Park.
The Place to Stay offers nine bespoke rooms, six of which are stylish barn conversions …see more
Panoramic city views and idyllic canal scenes provide an endless source of theatre at this big comfortable rambling Georgian house for 5. Both the city centre and Bath Spa Train Station are a 5-10 minute walk and the house provides a warm welcome with fresh informal int …see more