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Platts House Holiday Cottage

Courtyard garden, perfect for a glass of wine on a summers evening!
5.0 of 5 bubbles
20 reviews
Courtyard garden, perfect for a glass of wine on a summers evening!
Platts House Holiday Cottage
Bedroom with king size bed
Living room
Clanna Ponds
Clanna Ponds. You will often see people fly-fishing!
Clanna Ponds. Take some bread to feed the ducks!
The Rising Sun, Woolaston Common
Fishing Lakes at Woolaston Court
Nearby walk
View of Tintern from Devils Pulpit
The Cottage in winter
Clanna Ponds in Winter
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1 Bedroom, 1 Bathroom, Sleeps 4
Lydney, Forest of Dean, Gloucestershire, England
Platts House is a beautiful C17th cottage, providing a superb, four star retreat of the highest standard.<BR><BR>Spacious first floor bedroom with king size bed and views of the countryside towards the River Severn, on the ground floor modern and well equipped kitchen and shower room. Lounge with wood burning stove for cosy winter stays and a double sofa bed.<BR><BR>To the rear of the property for those summer evenings, is a charming, private courtyard garden.<BR><BR>Situated just off the A48, the main road between the historic city of Gloucester and the picturesque Welsh border town of Chepstow. Ideal for exploring the Forest of Dean and Wye Valley<BR><BR>
About the Owner, Elaine C
Languages spoken: English
Response Rate: 100 %
Response Time: Within a few hours
Calendar Updated: 2 days ago
Listed since : Mar 2014
Overall rating: 5.0 / 5.0
Based on 20 reviews and 1 property
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Brian M
Swindon, United Kingdom
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4 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago for a stay in March 2017

The pictures do not do the cottage justice, it is so cosy and well appointed with everything you need for a comfortable and relaxed break. Elaine was so welcoming, we felt right at home from the first minute, and the Welsh Cakes were a lovely touch. We will be back, as it's perfectly located for the Forest of Dean and...

Management response:

Thank you so much for your lovely comments, glad you enjoyed your stay and look forward to welcoming you back in the future. Thanks for the tip, I'll look at my pricing structure again!!


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A Holiday Lettings verified reviewer
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 November 2016 for a stay in November 2016

Management response:

Many thanks for taking the time to leave a review, your lovely comments are much appreciated! Loved the fact that your car didn't move off the drive from the time you arrived to the time you left!


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A Holiday Lettings verified reviewer
London, United Kingdom
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 31 October 2016 for a stay in October 2016

Management response:

So glad you enjoyed your break, many thanks for your glowing review - much appreciated! Also tips for other guests are always helpful.


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  • Central Heating
  • Cooker
  • Dining Seats (4)
  • Double Beds:(1)
  • DVD Player
  • Fireplace
  • Freezer
  • Grill
  • Internet Access
  • Kettle
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room Seats (3)
  • Microwave
  • Parking
  • Private Garden
  • Refrigerator
  • Satellite TV
  • Sofa Beds:(1)
  • Suitable For Children Under 5
  • Toaster
  • Towels Provided
  • TV
  • VCR
  • Washer
  • Wi-Fi
House rules
    Pets not allowed
    Smoking not allowed
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Dates Min stay Per night Per week Per month
Default 2 nights
4 Mar 2017 -
7 Apr 2017
Mid season
2 nights
8 Apr 2017 -
21 Apr 2017
5 nights
22 Apr 2017 -
26 May 2017
high season
2 nights
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Additional Rate and Availability Information
Discounts available for stays of more than 2 nights, please message me with your requirements and I'll send you a quote.

No charge for 1 child under 12 years sharing with 2 adults and not using the sofa bed. Book as 2 adults and advise of children in your booking message.
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About the neighbourhood
The village of Woolaston has a charming country pub, a restaurant and a village shop and Post Office all within walking distance of the cottage. Supermarkets and other shops are within a 10 minute drive.<BR><BR>Many footpaths are easily accessible from the cottage, and the Gloucestershire Way and Offas Dyke are 10 minutes away. The Sculpture Trail at Speech House is also nearby. <BR><BR>There is fantastic mountain biking in the Forest of Dean as well as family cycle trails. We are next door to superb trout fishing lakes at Woolaston Court and a 5 minute drive from the peace and tranquility of Clanna Ponds where fly fishing is also available.<BR><BR>For keen golfers there are 7 courses in the Forest of Dean and 18 across the Wye Valley including the Celti... more
Car advised
How to get there
Airport: Bristol: 51.0 km
Railway: Chepstow or Lydney: 9.0 km
Although a car is advised to appreciate all that this area has to offer, it is not essential. There are plenty of walks directly from the cottage, there is a shop, pub and restaurant all within walking distance and transport links to the nearest towns are possible by a local bus service.<BR><BR>We are happy to provide transport to and from the train stations at Chepstow or Lydney.
Activities nearby
Fishing Nearby, There Is A Golf Course Within 30 Mins Drive, Horse Riding Nearby, Watersports Nearby.
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