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Gorgeous Views of the Painswick Valley from the Barn.
1 of 13Gorgeous Views of the Painswick Valley from the Barn.
Barn -
5 Bedrooms , 4 Bathrooms , Sleeps 10
Painswick, Stroud District, Cotswolds, England
Barncastle originally was a cattle barn used by my grandfather and later by my father to house our cows and calves, tractors and farm implements. Planning permission was granted to convert the old barn and work began approximately 20 years ago.
Barncastle was completed in December 2005 and our first visitors arrived on the 28th of that month celebrating their New Year.

Barncastle has 4 double bedrooms and a twin bedroom, 4 bathrooms, large dining room, lounge and fully equipped kitchen with table and chairs.

We are committed to excellence by offering Barncastle as an outstanding self catering holiday accommodation. Barncastle has been assessed each year by VisitEngland for quality in tourism. Barncastle has continually been awarded a five star self catering award since 2006 and in 2012 sits comfortably within that category. 'It offe...
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Listing #HL547147
About the Owner
Valerie K
Languages spoken:English
Response Rate:100%
Response Time:Within a few hours
Listed Since:July 2013
Reviews from our community
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Reviewed 7 August 2018

I booked Barncastle and Barncottage for my best friends hen do. Val was extremely helpful and patient answering all my many questions when booking and provided me with some local attractions, amenities and ideas. My whole party of 13 ladies were all absolutely blown away...More

Thank Myfaveispizza
Valerie K, VR Owner at Barncastle, responded to this reviewResponded 8 August 2018

Hi Clare thank you for such a fantastic review. i am glad you all had a wonderful weekend at Barncastle. From the description of your activities both at Barncastle and locally the three days sounded a great success. I am so grateful you found time...More

Reviewed 28 July 2018 via mobile

We have just spent a wonderful long weekend at Barncastle celebrating our 50th Wedding Anniversary with the family. Barncastle is a truly beautiful house with so much space for 10 people and everyone is provided for.A superb Victoria sponge, homemade marmalade, milk, Apple juice, prosecco...More

Thank 61jan
Valerie K, VR Owner at Barncastle, responded to this reviewResponded 29 July 2018

Dear Jan, Thank you for your lovely review. As I have told so many guests Barncastle was once an old cattle shed once owned by my Grandfather. I am so proud that so many people come and have a wonderful holiday at Barncastle it is...More

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Reviewed 24 June 2018

Barncottage is very convenient for the Cotswolds and has beautiful views over the valley. My daughter and I had a lovely week and were delighted with all the unexpected extras -- the Prosecco, marmalade, cake, milk etc., the list goes on. We were really comfortable...More

Thank jenniferbennett051
Valerie K, VR Owner at Barncastle, responded to this reviewResponded 26 June 2018

Thank you for your lovely review and I'm especially glad you enjoyed your stay with us. I love meeting our guests who many come time and time again. The weather has been wonderful this month and i'm especially glad you were able to enjoy the...More

  • Books
  • Cable/satellite TV
  • Central Heating
  • Cooker
  • Cots:(2)
  • Dining Seats (12)
  • Dishwasher
  • Double Beds:(4)
  • Dryer
  • DVD Player
  • En Suite Rooms (1)
  • Fireplace
  • Freezer
  • Full Baths (1)
  • Grill
  • Hairdryer
  • Highchair
  • Internet Access
  • Iron
  • Kettle
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room Seats (10)
  • Microwave
  • Parking
  • Private Garden
  • Refrigerator
  • Shower Rooms (2)
  • Single Beds:(2)
  • Sofa Beds:(1)
  • Stereo System
  • Suitable For Children Under 5
  • Toaster
  • Towels Provided
  • TV
  • VCR
  • Washer
  • Wi-Fi
House rules
    Pets not allowed
    Smoking not allowed
    1 Full bath
    2 Showers
    1 Attached (ensuite)
    2 Twins
    2 Cribs
    4 Fulls
    1 Sofa
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Dates Min stay Per night Per week
Default 3 nights
1 Sep 2018 -
27 Sep 2018
Pre Autumn
3 nights
28 Sep 2018 -
20 Dec 2018
3 nights
21 Dec 2018 -
27 Dec 2018
Christmas week 2018
7 nights --
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About the neighbourhood
Located in the Painswick Valley with beautiful views of the surrounding countyside.
Car advised
How to get there
Airport: Bristol: 40.0 km
Railway: Stroud: 4.0 km
Activities nearby
Fishing Nearby, There Is A Golf Course Within 30 Mins Drive, Horse Riding Nearby.
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