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Lakeside house in Cotswold nature reserve w/pools

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4 bedrooms
4 bathrooms
9 guests
Minimum stay varies
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*** 20% OFF REMAINING OCTOBER BREAKS*** Contact us for discounted quote. PLEASE SEE AT THE BOTTOM OF THIS DESCRIPTION FOR INFORMATION ABOUT CHANGEOVER DAYS Hoopoe Cottage is a lovely and comfortable 4 bedroom lakeside house in the award-winning Lower Mill Estate . It easily sleeps up to 9 adults and we can also provide a travel cot for a baby or toddler. It's a great place for extended family groups or two families holidaying together as two of the large bedrooms have ensuite shower rooms. The large rear deck faces west, perfect for sunset drinks, and the living area and two of the bedrooms have stunning views over Clear Lake. The kitchen is fully equipped and there is a wood-burning stove in the open plan living/dining area. The television has Freeview channels and other television app...*** 20% OFF REMAINING OCTOBER BREAKS*** Contact us for discounted quote. PLEASE SEE AT THE BOTTOM OF THIS DESCRIPTION FOR INFORMATION ABOUT CHANGEOVER DAYS Hoopoe Cottage is a lovely and comfortable 4 bedroom lakeside house in the award-winning Lower Mill Estate . It easily sleeps up to 9 adults and we can also provide a travel cot for a baby or toddler. It's a great place for extended family groups or two families holidaying together as two of the large bedrooms have ensuite shower rooms. The large rear deck faces west, perfect for sunset drinks, and the living area and two of the bedrooms have stunning views over Clear Lake. The kitchen is fully equipped and there is a wood-burning stove in the open plan living/dining area. The television has Freeview channels and other television apps available through a ROKU streaming player. The house also has complimentary wireless broadband. Bedroom 4 has a second TV/DVD player plus play table and stools and access to a secure balcony, so that it can be a playroom or tv snug during the day. There are books, games, toys and DVDs to keep the whole family entertained. The private country estate and nature reserve has 7 lakes, abundant wildlife, and lovely walks. Access to the stunning and recently refurbished spa is included in the price - heated indoor and outdoor pools, eco swimming pond, gym, sauna, steam room, and landscaped grounds with hammocks and firepits for relaxing round. Luxury spa treatments are bookable separately. There are also tennis courts, trampolines, a football pitch, children's play areas, a general store plus a lovely cafe / bistro, Balihoo, for the use of Lower Mill guests only . Canoe, paddle board and bicycle hire is available onsite. Lower Mill Estate and local area: We can supply a wealth of ideas about local attractions and activities to make your holiday even more special. There are regular events and festivals at Lower Mill Estate, mainly themed around its wildlife and ecological commitment. There are lake beaches nearby, bicycle hire available, sailing/windsurfing/waterskiing/kayaking lessons, golf, angling and many more active pursuits. For quieter days out, there are stately homes, a safari park, Roman remains, great shopping, and wonderful local pubs and restaurants. When you book your holiday, we will supply as much information as you need to be able to plan your stay. PLEASE NOTE: CHANGEOVER DAYS ARE EITHER FRIDAY OR MONDAY. WE CAN SOMETIMES ACCOMMODATE OTHER WEEKDAY CHANGEOVERS BUT NEVER AT THE WEEKEND.More
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About the Owner
Victoria B
Languages spoken:English
Response Rate:100%
Response Time:Within a few hours
Listed Since:October 2015
Interaction with guests
Our housekeeper may pop round during your stay to check everything is ok, but otherwise there won't be face to face contact with the owners unless there is a problem.
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Reviewed 21 March 2019 via mobile

We stayed here for a family birthday and were blessed with some good weather. House was perfect for us, had everything we needed with plenty of space and nice views out the back, esp when sun was setting. Lots for kids to do on the...More

Date of stay: February 2019
Thank ValW1492
Fearless608553, VR Owner at Lakeside house in Cotswold nature reserve w/pools, responded to this reviewResponded 23 May 2019

Thanks so much! We're glad you had such a good time and were able to make use of all the fun facilities at the house and on Lower Mill Estate.

Reviewed 27 July 2017

It is a good place for families to have a break. My daughter and God-daughter enjoyed watching and chasing the ducks. The only downside to me is that the indoor pool is not children friendly though they have a very nice outdoor pool for kids.More

Date of stay: July 2017
Thank JasminB1062
Management response:Responded 1 August 2017

So glad you had a good time and that the children enjoyed the birds and wildlife on the Estate! I'm sorry you felt the indoor pool wasn't child friendly - children of every age are welcome in all the pools but one of the outdoor...More

Amenities
Pets Allowed: No
Smoking Allowed: No
Kid Friendly: Yes
DVD Player
Suitable For Children Under 5
Shared Outdoor Pool (Heated)
Refrigerator
Washer
Housekeeping Included
Towels Provided
Cycling Trips
TV
Parking
Rural/Countryside Retreats
Linens Provided
There Are Tennis Courts Nearby
Playground
Horse Riding Nearby
Shared Tennis Court
Internet Access
Trampoline
Toaster
Cooker
Sauna
Fishing Nearby
Gym
Central Heating
Water Views
Dishwasher
Freezer
Waterfront
Iron
Beach Or Lakeside Relaxation
Microwave
Balcony
Wi-Fi
Kettle
Shared Outdoor Pool (Unheated)
Watersports Nearby
Terrace
Shared Indoor Pool
Fireplace
Deck
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Does this holiday rental have a steam room?YesNoUnsure
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About the neighbourhood
Lower Mill is set within the Cotswold Water Park, where 150 lakes offer a wide range of watersports, including sailing, fishing, waterskiing and windsurfing. There's a lakeside sandy beach at the nearby Cotswold Country Park and miles of bicycle trails through the area. The heart of the Cotswolds is also nearby, with picturesque villages, traditional country pubs, bustling market towns and graceful stately homes. It is one of the lovliest parts of England and offers a huge number of different places and activities to explore. The area's stunning countryside hosts many seasonal events such as the Enchanted Christmas walk at Westonbirt Arboretum, or the exciting races of the Cheltenham Festival.
Getting around
Nearest station is Kemble with a direct service from London and the rest of the country accessible via changing at Swindon.
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