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The Wilderness

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The Wilderness Bath
5.0 of 5 bubbles
Excellent
61 reviews
The Wilderness Bath
The Inglenook Lounge
Log Fired Finnish Sauna House
TV Lounge
Dining room seats 18
Family bedroom sleeps 4!
The Kitchen
Double Bedroom
Lounge
Catered dinner parties with our own chef!
The lovely private rear garden
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Overview
Cottage -
8 Bedrooms, 6 Bathrooms, Sleeps 18
Bath, Somerset, England
The Wilderness is bursting with charm including original oak beams and Inglenook log fireplace. There's a TV Lounge with widescreen TV, Kids TV/playroom both with TV/DVD, and Scarts to plug in your Xbox/Wii. Luxury kitchen with range cooker Larder Fridge (+ separate beer/wine fridge). Laundry room. Large private gardens, Sauna house. Ample parking. Farm shop nearby. Great village pub with food. Bath is just 20 minutes away
About the Owner, Jo B
Languages spoken: English
Response Rate: 95 %
Response Time: Within a few hours
Calendar Updated: 2 days ago
Listed since : Sep 2006
Overall rating: 5.0 / 5.0
Based on 61 reviews and 1 property
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Listing #HL22406
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5 of 5 bubbles Excellent - based on 61 reviews
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English first
leannemas...
Berlin, Germany
1 review
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago for a stay in January 2017

19 of us stayed in this house for 2 nights and had the best weekend! The house is huge but at the same time cosy enough. Facilities are lovely, modern and well kept. The host, Jo, is a delight to deal with - excellent communication and a very personable, lovely lady. The garden and sauna are beautiful as well, even...

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shirinloc...
Cirencester, United Kingdom
1 review
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 November 2016 for a stay in October 2016

The Wilderness is really well catered for for large groups of people. not only does it sleep a large number very comfortably, there are also more than enough teapots, glasses, cutlery etc! It was a lovely location, big dining table for us all to sit together, and cozy living room with a fire. We had a great time, and I'll...

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Daniel S
Poole, United Kingdom
2 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 November 2016 for a stay in November 2016

I booked the wilderness to celebrate my wife's 30th birthday with our family (13 adults and 3 young children) 16 of us fitted in perfectly and enjoyed an autumn weekend. The weather was wet and cold but the large cottage was warm and very comfortable. The log fire in the lounge was very welcome and gave the place a lovely...

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Amenities
  • Central Heating
  • Cooker
  • Cots:(1)
  • Dining Seats (18)
  • Dishwasher
  • Double Beds:(2)
  • Dryer
  • DVD Player
  • En Suite Rooms (1)
  • Fireplace
  • Freezer
  • Grill
  • Hairdryer
  • Highchair
  • Internet Access
  • Iron
  • Kettle
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room Seats (18)
  • Microwave
  • Parking
  • Patio
  • Porch
  • Private Garden
  • Refrigerator
  • Sauna
  • Shower Rooms (1)
  • Single Beds:(14)
  • Stereo System
  • Suitable For Children Under 5
  • Telephone
  • Toaster
  • Towels Provided
  • TV
  • VCR
  • Washer
  • Wi-Fi
Additional amenities & feature info
We supply bed linen (except cot bedding), duvets, pillows, dish drying cloths and bath towels (1 per guest). <BR>Electricity, cooking gas, barbecue gas and the first Sauna are all included in the price Central heating oil is metered and charged at the end of your stay (autumn/winter only). <BR><BR>Cleaning materials are supplied for your end of stay clean, these are all under the sink in each kitchen. Please leave these for the next guests.<BR><BR>We do not supply any other consumables. These include, washing up liquid, loo rolls, dishwasher tablets,, etc etc. There are often left over consumables from previous guests and we just leave these as "rolling stock" for the next guests.
House rules
    Kid-friendly
    Pets not allowed
    Smoking not allowed
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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
£800
£900
£2,195
1 Feb 2017 -
31 Mar 2017
Feb-Mar 2017
2 nights
£850
£850
£2,195
1 Apr 2017 -
29 Jun 2017
April-June2017
2 nights
£999
£999
£2,395
1 Jul 2017 -
31 Aug 2017
summer 2017
2 nights
£1,100
£1,100
£2,950
Additional Rate and Availability Information
Credit Cards Accepted (+2%) or Debit Card and Bank transfer.
25% deposit payable at time of booking.
Balance payable 3 months prior to arrival
£400 Breakage depsoit payable in advance
Heating Oil metered and charged after departure
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About the neighbourhood
The magnificent Longleat House and safari park are just 10 mins away. We are just 40 mins from Stonehenge and Salisbury and 30 mins from Bath by road. Westbury Railway Station is 1 mile away with regular direct trains to Bath (20 mins) & London (90 mins). The M4 and M5 are only 30-40 mins away. The local Pub with it's fine real ales and superb food is just a short walk across the fields. There are many excellent golf courses in the area and discounted green fees for our guests have been arranged at many.
Access
Car advised
How to get there
Airport: Bristol: 45.0 km
Railway: Westbury: 1.5 km
Ferry: Poole: 70.0 km
Follow the directions below and then look for the large converted church on the side of the road. Turn there in to Church Road. The Wilderness is number 13, about 500 metres (yards) on the left hand side just past the phone box.<BR><BR>From London or Heathrow Airport....Take the M4 motorway West to Junction 17. Follow A350 past Chippenham and Melksham towards Westbury. At Yarnbrook roundabout (look for "The Hungry Horse" pub) turn Left. Turn right after about a mile, beside the large church, into Church Road.<BR>.<BR>From South London or Gatwick Airport...Take the M25 Motorway clockwise (signposted Watford), Take the M3 Motorway West to Junction 8. Follow A303 towards Exeter. 10 miles past Stonehenge turn Right to Warminster on the A36. Take the A350 throu... more
Activities nearby
Fishing Nearby, There Is A Golf Course Within 30 Mins Drive, Golf Course Is On Site Or Within 15 Mins Walk, Horse Riding Nearby, Nearest Beach: 70.0 km.
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