Skip to content
Charming, country cottage near Bath.
Charming, country cottage near Bath.
4 guests
2 bedrooms
3 beds
1 bath
4 guests
2 bedrooms
3 beds
1 bath
You won’t be charged yet

The Cottage is a converted dairy just 5 miles from the beautiful City of Bath. Surrounded by stunning open countryside with stunning views. A calm and peaceful space to relax and enjoy fabulous views, walks, golf/tennis, and near to some of the UK's most beautiful sites.

Next door there is another holiday house, which also sleeps four. The Cottage has its own private garden and patio area. Both properties can be rented at the same time so that two families can holiday together.

The space

The cottage is a self contained little house, next to our house. It is very warm and welcoming, and decorated with a stylish mixture of antiques and contemporary furniture. There is plenty to do in the local area, hiking, biking, golfing (Kingsdown Golf Course - 1 km or Cumberwell Park - 3 km), visiting our local award-winning pub, The Longs Arms, seeing the sights and shops of Bath and the pretty town of Bradford-on-Avon, or just relaxing with a DVD in this very comfortable cottage.

The tennis court is right outside the cottage. Guests are very welcome to use it. We have balls and racquets for you to borrow.

There is plenty of storage space for bikes if guests would like to bring these.

Guest access

The cottage makes up part of the former farmyard. There is plentyof garden space in which to roam. Beside the cottage is a small paved area, with table and chairs for your own private use.

There are two bedrooms, one with a double bed and the other has two singles, with space in either bedroom for a travel cot (We have one you can use).

There is a great selection of DVDs, for kids and adults and plenty of games to play. You can go out into Bath for dinner or stay in and cook. The kitchen has everything you need, including a dishwasher and washing machine.

Interaction with guests

We can offer recommendations of places to visit, restaurants and things to do. We have two busy children and a dog, so are in and out but always on hand for as much support as our guests need.

We provide some goodies for you to make your own breakfast, bread, butter, jams, juice, oats, fresh coffee and a selection of teas.

Other things to note

A car is necessary as we are right in the countryside as we are not serviced by any public transport. There are local taxis companies who can be booked and are quite reasonable.

Free parking on premises
Family/kid friendly
Extra people No Charge
Cleaning Fee €19
Weekly Discount: 25%
Weekend Price €128 / night
Always communicate through Airbnb
To protect your payment, never transfer money or communicate outside of the Airbnb website or app.
Sleeping arrangements
Bedroom 1
1 double bed
Bedroom 2
2 single beds
House Rules
No smoking
Not suitable for pets
No parties or events
Check-in is anytime after 3PM
Check out by 11AM

We don't have many rules but these are just a few:
1. Enjoy yourselves, but as we have neighbours, no loud noise after 11 pm please.
2. Don't hesitate to ask if you have any questions/problems etc.
3. Please be patient with the internet. It works but is slow!
4. Drive carefully when you drive in, just in case our dog, Pebble is wandering around.
5. We would be really grateful if you break something to let us know and if possible replace or leave some pennies to replace.
6. Tennis court. Please let the net down slightly when you have finished playing. Please collect balls from the field or yard if they go out.

You must also acknowledge
Dog(s) live in the house
Safety features
Smoke detector
Carbon monoxide detector
First aid kit
Fire extinguisher
2 nights minimum stay

176 Reviews

Check In
Jeff TS User Profile
November 2017
Great place to stay.
Julia User Profile
Response from Julia:
Many thanks.
November 2017

Kieron User Profile
November 2017
We arrived to beautiful home, greeted with home made bread and a very warm welcome from Julia. I have never stayed in a place so homely, from lighter candles to every personal touch you could think of. Would defo recommend this stay to everyone and will be going back again. Thank you Julia From Lynne and Kieron
Julia User Profile
Response from Julia:
Thank you so much. I hope you all can come back again. Julia
November 2017

Bhumi User Profile
November 2017
The best cottage. Best for value of money. 10 out of 10 for cleanliness, all the facilities, hospitality and location. Very quite and peaceful.
Julia User Profile
Response from Julia:
Many thanks Bhumi. It was a pleasure to have you all to stay.
November 2017

Sarah User Profile
November 2017
A gorgeous secluded cottage within easy reach of Bath. Stylish accommodation with lovely finishing touches and great hosts.

Susan User Profile
October 2017
This is a cosy, stylish cottage in a lovely peaceful rural setting. Fresh homemade bread and delicious jam along with other breakfast essentials are an added bonus. My son and I picked this cottage for its location close to Bath and our family and found it to be the perfect oasis after busy days. Our hosts were friendly and attentive but in no way intrusive. My sons 6 foot plus frame managed in one of the twin beds while I was extremely comfortable in my room. The linens are lovely and there is a good supply of kitchen equipment and utensils. I certainly recommend this little home away from home.
Julia User Profile
Response from Julia:
Thank you very much Susan.
October 2017

Katherine User Profile
October 2017
We had such a lovely stay for a week in Julia's cottage. My daughter loved Pebble (the dog), the tennis court and the vast amount of books in the cottage! Julia's communication before we arrived was excellent and we really appreciated the lovely food bits she left for us to enjoy. We wouldn't hesitate to stay again or recommend the cottage to any one. Our first cottage and air bnb (URL HIDDEN) won't be our last!
Julia User Profile
Response from Julia:
Thank you Katherine. Delighted you had a good time. Julia b
October 2017

Lynsey User Profile
October 2017
We stayed at Julia’s place as a central place to meet for 4 old uni friends, and the cottage and hospitality exceeded our expectations. The extra touches of coffee, eggs, home made bread(!), toiletries and picking apples from the orchard were an amazing surprise. The place was spotless and extremely comfortable, a home away from home in a beautiful countryside setting. We spent the weekend in bath, at bath spa, enjoying the great choice of coffee shops and restaurants and the cottage was the cherry on top of a perfect weekend. Thank you!

Bath, United KingdomJoined in May 2014
Julia User Profile
Languages: Français, Italiano
Response rate: 100%
Response time: within an hour

The neighbourhood

Similar listings