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Strawberry Fields 4

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2 Bedrooms , 1 Bathroom , Sleeps 4
Formby, Merseyside, England
This is a two/three bedroomed converted stable on a small equestrian centre. It is able to be let as two doubles or one double and two singles. It is suitable for those who wish to bring their horse(s) or dog(s) with them. Its beautiful location is perfect for exploring the Sefton Coast.
This property is adjacent to 'Formby Point' and 'Another Place', each a one double-bedded cottage which also features on Tripadvisor.
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, Kune Kune pigs, a number of very happy chickens and ducks, a couple of sheep and their lambs sheep and Peaches our lamb, not to mention the wild life.
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Listing #HL8998420
About the Owner
Lesley K
Languages spoken:English
Response Rate:100%
Response Time:Within a few hours
Listed Since:May 2016
Interaction with guests
We live on site, as does Sarah, our daughter and two granddaughters, who own and run the livery.We are here almost all the time and are happy to help out in anyway that we can.
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Reviewed 24 July 2018

My Wife and I and two teenage daughters stayed at this property in July. The owners - Sarah, Lesley & Peter were incredibly helpful and accommodating. They allowed my youngest teenager to help out with the animals (while my other teenager slept in). The property...More

Date of stay: July 2018
Thank nrbertie
Management response:Responded 25 July 2018

So glad you enjoyed your stay.

Reviewed 16 July 2018 via mobile

As we drove through the gates we entered an oasis. Green fields, sheep, ducks, ponies & pigs roaming free. Lesley & Pete were so warm & welcoming, the accommodation was clean & tidy, well equipped & we loved the layout. So relaxing! We travelled out...More

Date of stay: July 2018
1  Thank Nikki C
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Reviewed 6 July 2018

Excellent facilities, great hosts, lovely location. Easy access to the Formby dunes and excellent beaches. Lots to do in the area with Liverpool and Southport on the doorstep. Thoroughly recommend

Date of stay: July 2017
1  Thank Bill T
  • Cooker
  • Dining Seats (6)
  • Double Beds:(1)
  • DVD Player
  • Grill
  • Internet Access
  • Kettle
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room Seats (5)
  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator
  • Secure Parking
  • Single Beds:(2)
  • Suitable For Children Under 5
  • Toaster
  • Towels Provided
  • TV
  • Unknown type bathrooms (1)
House rules
    Pets allowed
    Smoking not allowed
    Check in: 3:00 PM
    Check out: 11:00 AM
All areas are accessible to guests at all times. Our own ponies are very gentle and used to children. The pigs, sheep, ducks and chickens like people, though we would ask that you...
    1 Unknown type
    1 Full
    2 Twins
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  • Cleaning fee: £10 / stay - Fee
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About the neighbourhood
Formby beach is within easy hacking distance, as are the Cheshire Lines and the Trans Pennine Trail. Formby is peppered with cycle paths giving access to Southport to the north and Antony Gormley’s Iron Men (Another Place) to the south. Liverpool is 12 miles south and Southport 9 miles north of South Moss Stud. Formby Hall Spa and Golf Club is less than a mile away. The Stud is adjacent to an established show centre offering regular events for showjumping, dressage and showing/riding club competitions. Formby boasts many coffee shops and restaurants as well as being home to the National Trust Squirrel Reserve (Formby Point).
Getting around
Mersey Rail network, Freshfield being the closest station, provides access to Liverpool or Southport every 15mins. There is free parking at the station. We have a number of cycles that are available. We are very close to the Trans Pennine Trail and the Cheshire Lines.
Car not needed
How to get there
Airport: John Lennon Airport: 25.0 km
Railway: Freshfield: 2.0 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, wooden finger post says Little Hey Lane) after entrance to Warren Farm, by the chevrons. NB. Do not go on to North Moss Lane.
This lane 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 for the padlock will be sent.
Proceed into the car park and we will be there to meet you if you give us a call.
Activities nearby
There Is A Golf Course Within 30 Mins Drive, Nearest Beach: 3.0 km.
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