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Formby Red Squirrel Cottage

25 reviews
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Overview
3 bedrooms
3 bathrooms
7 guests
1 night minimum
Holiday Rental House
30 minutes to the centre of Liverpool, a quiet haven just a stroll to the beach. 'Formby Red Squirrel Cottage' has its own private parking, patio and large garden. A beautiful period house with central heating and WIFI. 'Formby Red Squirrel Cottage' is on a lane that leads directly to the beach, pinewoods, and The National Trusts Red Squirrel Reserve, yet is only a 10 minute walk to the train taking you into the centre of Liverpool or Southport. Close to Formby village, restaurants and shops, this fabulous cottage is a real home from home. ...30 minutes to the centre of Liverpool, a quiet haven just a stroll to the beach. 'Formby Red Squirrel Cottage' has its own private parking, patio and large garden. A beautiful period house with central heating and WIFI. 'Formby Red Squirrel Cottage' is on a lane that leads directly to the beach, pinewoods, and The National Trusts Red Squirrel Reserve, yet is only a 10 minute walk to the train taking you into the centre of Liverpool or Southport. Close to Formby village, restaurants and shops, this fabulous cottage is a real home from home. More
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About the Owner
Jo H
Languages spoken:English
Response Rate:65%
Response Time:Within a day
Listed Since:April 2009
Interaction with guests
I am always at the end of the phone and can always be reached if necessary.
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Reviewed 15 May 2019

My brother, sister and I really liked the house, as did my son and his wife and their children - so it's good for all ages. The children enjoyed spotting all the squirrels that decorate the house, they were always discovering more! The lovely long...More

Date of stay: May 2019
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Reviewed 13 November 2017

The house was great and just what we needed. Very comfortably fitted 5 of us in a large twin room, a double and single room. Lovely big patio and garden although we didn't use it. The beach is a 10 minute drive and the village...More

Date of stay: November 2017
1  Thank Roz P
Formbyjo, VR Owner at Formby Red Squirrel Cottage, responded to this reviewResponded 16 November 2017

Thanks Roz, glad it all went well for your mums 70 th. All the best. jo

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Reviewed 5 May 2017

Tried to book this through Trip Advisor but got no response from owner. Found her website and tried to email, still no response. Finally got hold of her via mobile number to be told it was no longer available as a holiday letting. Was v...More

Date of stay: May 2017
2  Thank BarbaraJBryant
Formbyjo, VR Owner at Formby Red Squirrel Cottage, responded to this reviewResponded 23 July 2017

Red Squirrel Cottage is now open for bookings. Sorry it was temporarily closed. Jo

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Reviewed 9 November 2016

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Date of stay: October 2016
Formbyjo, VR Owner at Formby Red Squirrel Cottage, responded to this reviewResponded 16 November 2017

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Reviewed 18 July 2016

Red Squirrel Cottage is situated close to the trains and shopping. It is well furnished with kitschy ceramic squirrels everywhere. It was generally clean and tidy. However, there were a few things that would have made our visit more comfortable. For example, we were provided...More

Date of stay: July 2016
2  Thank Retiredagain
Formbyjo, VR Owner at Formby Red Squirrel Cottage, responded to this reviewResponded 19 July 2016

I am so sorry you weren't completely happy at my cottage. I'll try to respond to each point. There was a hand towel in the bathroom as well as a bath towel for each guest and bath mats and tea towels. The issue of towels...More

Amenities
Pets Allowed: Yes
Smoking Allowed: No
Kid Friendly: Yes
DVD Player
Suitable For Children Under 5
Refrigerator
Washer
Towels Provided
Private Garden
Golf Course Is On Site Or Within 15 Mins Walk
Cycling Trips
Hairdryer
TV
Parking
Rural/Countryside Retreats
City Getaway
Linens Provided
Horse Riding Nearby
Internet Access
VCR
Toaster
Cooker
Grill
Short Term Rentals (4 Days Or Fewer)
Central Heating
Dryer
Freezer
Cable/satellite TV
Iron
Beach Or Lakeside Relaxation
Hiking Trips
Microwave
Balcony
Wi-Fi
Kettle
Terrace
Fireplace
Additional amenities & feature info
Downstairs WC as well.
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About the neighbourhood
Formby Red Squirrel Cottage; is on a lane that leads directly to the beach, pinewoods, and The National Trusts Red Squirrel Reserve, yet is only a 10 minute walk to the train taking you into the centre of Liverpool or Southport. Close to Formby village, restaurants and shops, this fabulous cottage is a real home from home.Formby has a lovely village with speciality shops and a wealth of restaurants and fine dining. In the village is also a newly opened swimming pool for that early morning dip to get the blood pumping.
Getting around
The train station is only ten minute walk away and train is direct into Liverpool city centre and also Southport.
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