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Formby Cottages 'Another Place' (Converted stable)

Overview
Cottage -
1 Bedroom , 1 Bathroom , Sleeps 2
Formby, Merseyside, England
A one bedroom converted stable on a small equestrian centre. It is suitable for those who wish to bring their horse(s) or dogs with them. It's beautiful location is perfect for exploring the Sefton Coast.
Sited on South Moss Stud, Formby Equestrian is primarily an equine centre providing high class livery. Situated on 17 acres, the area is secure and the stables are a brick built American style barn. We have our own ponies, dogs, rabbits, a number of very happy chickens, a few sheep and a couple of KuneKune pigs, not to mention the wild life.
The fridge is left stocked for a continental breakfast. There is a microwave, hob and tea and coffee making facilities. Bedding and towels are included.
A BBQ is available. There is outside seating.
The price of stabling for horses is available on request. There is excellent hacking on the beach...
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Listing #HL7178897
About the Owner
Lesley K
Languages spoken:English
Response Rate:100%
Response Time:Within a few hours
Listed Since:May 2016
Interaction with guests
Lesley and Peter live on site as does their Daughter Sarah and her children. We are always around to help with.......anything really.
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Reviewed 9 October 2018

A very comfortable stay, with everything we could need. Peter gave us a warm welcome and excellent suggestions for both eating out and sightseeing. We were just sorry we were only there for 2 nights and couldn’t spend longer enjoying the animals. Directions to get...More

Date of stay: September 2018
Thank Cosmopolitan795944
Reviewed 12 August 2018

We visit Formby often to see family but this was the first time we stayed elsewhere and will definitely be back. Close to town, such a peaceful and restful spot, great local walks and lovely hosts.

Date of stay: August 2018
Thank Katy_C200
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Reviewed 4 August 2018

Lesley and Peter were very welcoming to our six riders and their horses. Lesley even provided an expert guide , Jo, for us to show us the best way to ride our horses to the beach. Some of us had never cantered at the water's...More

Date of stay: July 2018
Thank Beverley H
Amenities
  • Double Beds:(1)
  • Internet Access
  • Secure Parking
  • Shower Rooms (1)
  • Suitable For Children Under 5
  • Wi-Fi
House rules
    Kid-friendly
    Pets allowed
    Smoking not allowed
    Check in: 3:00 PM
    Check out: 3:00 PM
Dogs must be kept on a lead whilst on the property as many animals free range and it would be appreciated if they were kept off the furniture. The animals can be fed and eggs...
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Bathrooms
    1 Shower
Bedrooms
    1 Full
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Rates are calculated based on the latest information provided. Please contact the manager/owner to confirm actual rates for your requested dates.

Dates Min stay Weeknight Weekend night Per week
Default 2 nights
£87
£92
£550
21 Dec 2018 -
2 Jan 2019
2 nights
£92
£98
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Please note: rates may have been converted from the original local currency to British Pounds and are approximate rates that may change due to exchange rate fluctuation. Please contact the manager to confirm actual rates for your requested dates.
Fees
  • Cleaning fee: £5 / stay - Fee
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About the neighbourhood
South Moss Stud is on green belt land to the East of Formby. We are just two miles from Formby beach and the National Trust red squirrel reserve.
We are very close to the Cheshire Lines and the Pennine Way.
9 miles from Southport, 12 from Liverpool and 5 from Anthony Gormley's Another Place
Getting around
We are 1.5 miles from Freshfields Station with trains every 15 mins to Southport and Liverpool .
Busses with very good connections are just accross the bypass
Access
Car not needed
How to get there
Airport: Liverpool John Lennon: 20.0 km
Railway: Freshfield: 3.0 km
Sat Nav will not bring you right to the door.
From the A565 turn East on to Southport Old Road. Turn 1st right (unnamed road) after Warren Farm, by the chevrons, this is a bridle way so take it very slowly.
You need the second entrance to South Moss Stud which is on your left. The gate has a padlock around the iron railings. The code will be sent.
Please phone when you get here and we will meet you.
Activities nearby
Nearest Beach: 4.0 km.
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