We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Middle Gable is one of the Cotswolds' most picturesque and historic properties

Save
The impressive, Grade II* listed, Middle Gable
Certificate of Excellence
Excellent
57 reviews
The impressive, Grade II* listed, Middle Gable
Pretty, front garden area
Living room with underfloor heating and wood burner
Modern kitchen with table and chairs (now updated see next image)
Brand new table and chairs, hand painted
Brand new table and chairs, hand painted
Antique furniture
Kitchen clock
The old stairwell
Character features throughout the property
The grand, four poster bed
The grand, four poster bed
Reflections of character
The lock to the old wig and gown cupboard
Looking across the bedroom onto the landing
Antique furniture
Antique furniture
Family bathroom (with an additional shower room downstairs)
Family bathroom
Cosy, triple bedroom
The twin beds
The day bed by the window
Character features
Beautiful outdoor space for relaxing
The row of cottages
This property is not available for these dates.
Don't give up! Enquire about other rentals just like this one that are available -
Show all rentals available
Overview
Holiday Rental House -
2 Bedrooms , 1 Bathroom , Sleeps 5
Bourton-on-the-Water, Cotswolds, England
Welcome to Middle Gable, brought to you exclusively by Character Cottages, local specialists in stylish, Cotswold holiday rentals.

Middle Gable is one of the most picturesque and historic properties in the Cotswolds, forming part of an original 17th century manor house, dating from the time of the English Civil War, over 350 years ago. This grade II* listed property sits in peaceful gardens, in the heart of the famous Cotswolds market town of Bourton-on-the-Water, often referred to as the 'Venice of the Cotswolds'. This lovely town has numerous shops, restauarants and pubs, and is ideally located for exploring the entire Cotswolds region and beyond.

The house has been sympathetically refurbished and retains a wealth of character features, including dovecotes (square holes on the outside wall, originally intended to house doves o...
Read more
About the Manager, Character Cottage Holidays Limited
Languages spoken: English
Response Rate: 95 %
Response Time: Within a few hours
Calendar Updated: Today
Listed since : Aug 2016
Overall rating: 4.8 / 5.0
Based on 988 reviews and 119 properties
Interaction with guests
After completing your booking, we will provide you with the contact details of the property owner or their nominated property manager, who can support you in the event of any property related emergency.
Contact Agent See more properties
Listing #FKN7525328
Reviews from our community
Excellent - based on 57 reviews
Write a Review

Reviews from our community

Date | Rating
  • English first
  • Any
English first
LauraBray
Taunton, United Kingdom
Level 4 Contributor
25 reviews
23 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago for a stay in October 2017

My husband and I absolutely loved staying in Middle Gable. Steeped in history yet very comfortable with all mod cons. We felt at home straightaway - essential as we were between houses at the time! The large lounge was spectacular with very efficient under floor heating. We loved the Jacobian four poster bed – it was like stepping back in...

More
spod997
London, United Kingdom
Level 2 Contributor
5 reviews
4 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 11 November 2017 for a stay in November 2017

Beautiful property with lots of quirky and original features, and to top it off, was deliciously cosy and warm! Perfect to relax in after long walks in the surrounding area. The shared garden is stunning, and we had the very great pleasure of meeting Rosie-the-dog a few doors down! The owner, Cate, was great - made sure we knew exactly...

More
Management response:

Thank you for your wonderful review! We hope to see you again soon.

More

Report response as inappropriate
happynsed...
Arlington, Virginia
Level 5 Contributor
71 reviews
18 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 43 helpful votes
Reviewed 15 September 2017 for a stay in September 2017

We have rented accommodations on several occasions in the UK, specifically the Cotswolds. The Middle Gable was by far the most spacious and comfortable. I won't bore you with all the amenities listed in the description. Suffice to say that it's all there and if by chance something is needed you can be sure that the owners Cate and Chris...

More
Amenities
  • Central Heating
  • Cooker
  • Dining Seats (4)
  • Dishwasher
  • Dryer
  • DVD Player
  • Fireplace
  • Freezer
  • Full Baths (1)
  • Internet Access
  • Kettle
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room Seats (5)
  • Microwave
  • Parking
  • Patio
  • Refrigerator
  • Shared Garden
  • Single Beds:(3)
  • Stereo System
  • Suitable For Children Under 5
  • SuperKing Beds:(1)
  • Toaster
  • Towels Provided
  • TV
  • Washer
  • Wi-Fi
House rules
    Kid-friendly
    Pets not allowed
    Smoking not allowed
The House Rules of the property are listed as part of the Property Overview above. Please ensure you read these as they form part of the contractual Booking Conditions.
Bathrooms
    1 Full bath
Bedrooms
    1 Super King
    3 Twins
Availability
Show Rates
Rates

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
£79
--
£552
15 Dec 2017 -
21 Dec 2017
Default
2 nights
£149
£160
£648
22 Dec 2017 -
4 Jan 2018
Default
7 nights -- --
£1,262
5 Jan 2018 -
8 Feb 2018
Default
2 nights
£138
£138
£552
View all periods
Hide Rates
Map
About the neighbourhood
Bourton-on-the-Water is arguably one of the most popular villages of the Cotswolds, especially amongst overseas visitors. Having been nicknamed the 'Venice of the Cotswolds', its scenery is the main draw for travellers. The River Windrush meanders through beautiful English countryside before passing over rapids next to the Old Mill and arriving at Bourton.
Getting around
The Cotswolds is a rural location and whilst there is access to public transport, it is highly recommended that you have a car.
Access
Car advised
How to get there
Airport: Birmingham International Airport: 80.0 km
Railway: Kingham: 13.0 km
Pre-arrival information will be sent to you following full payment. This will include the full property address, access codes, directions and parking information.
About this property
How do I know if the property is available?
First, check the Availability tab on this page to see if your dates are available. If they are, contact the owner via the TripAdvisor Rental Inbox to confirm availability.
How can I contact the owner?
Initially, you may contact the owner via the TripAdvisor Rental Inbox. This inbox is created after you send your first message or booking request to the owner. After you've made your first payment, you'll be able to see the owner's contact information.
How will the owner contact me?
This owner will contact you via the TripAdvisor Rental Inbox.
What if I don't hear back from the owner?
You can send another message via the TripAdvisor Rental Inbox to ask if the property is still available.
How do I pay?
For this property, please use a credit card to pay via the TripAdvisor Rental Inbox. Once the owner approves your stay, he or she will send you a quote, which will include payment instructions.
Is my payment insured in any way?
Yes. Payments made via the TripAdvisor inbox are covered by our Peace of Mind Protection.
Do you own a holiday rental? List it here.
Extra income
Earn money by renting out your home. With no up-front fees and no contract, you keep more for yourself.
Easy to manage
Confirm bookings in one click and track everything from enquiry to check-out – even while you're on the go.
Trusted by travellers
With millions of reviews and protected online payments, TripAdvisor helps travellers book your home with confidence.
Set up your free listing
#FKN7525328
Enter dates for more accurate prices
2 guests
Adults2
Children0
Apply
from
£79
/
Night
Week
Book Now
28 travellers
viewed this property in the past week
This property has Payment Protection
Never pay for your holiday rental by wire transfer.
Learn more about paying safely.