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Character Cottage in Walled Garden

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Exterior, showing the cottage garden and patio


Last updated: 06/03/2014

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  • Minimum stay:2 nights
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:Yes
  • Wheel chair accessible:No

Bath cottage description

Laburnum Cottage is situated in the courtyard to the rear of Devonshire House Bed & Breakfast. With its own patio, seating area for 4, small pond and waterfall. The cottage has a quaint yet charming atmosphere, providing a welcome oasis from the hustle and bustle of the World Heritage City of Bath. Only a 20 minute pleasant walk into the wonderful city of Bath, with its many tourist haunts and historic past. The cottage itself is entered through a stable door directly into a fully fitted kitchen with dining area for 4. A short hall leads to the open plan lounge with sofa bed (small double), TV, dvd and CD player. A shower room is situated off the hall. A romantic double bedroom is reached via a spiral staircase, with the roof windows creating a light and airy space, a WC and wardrobe are on this mezzanine level, which has a sloped ceiling, low on each side. Free parking is on street or secure parking is available within the courtyard.

The City of Bath: Bath has a wealth of interesting historic sites, along with superb shopping, beautiful parks and amazing architecture.

Around and about: The picturesque villages of Lacock and Castle Combe are about 30 minutes from Bath. Bradford on Avon, Glastonbury, Wells and the Cotswolds surround Bath. Wales is a 30 minute drive away.

What's on?: May sees the Bath International Music Festival with an opening night extravaganza in the city. December sees the Christmas market set up in the Abbey Churchyard, a real festive treat. Experience a carol service at the stunning Bath Abbey or take in the pantomime at the Theatre Royal.


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Property Type

      • Cottage

      Accommodation Type

          • Vacation Rental


              • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

              Onsite Services

              • Housekeeper Optional
              • Massage


              • Events Allowed
              • Long-Term Renters Welcome
              • Children Welcome
              • Non Smoking Only:

                Smokers can use the patio to smoke outside....moreless

              • Pets Considered
              • Unsuitable For Elderly Or Infirm
              • Wheelchair Inaccessible

              Bedrooms: 1 Bedroom, Sleeps 4, Beds for 2-4

              • Bedroom: 1 double

                situated on an open mezzanine...moreless

              • Lounge area: 1 sleep sofa /futon

                in the lounge...moreless

              • 1 double bed on an open mezzanine floor with a (small) double sofa bed in the lounge area, a cot can be provided for babies....moreless

              Bathrooms: 1 Bathroom, 1 Half Bathroom

              • Bathroom


              • Bathroom: toilet

                Through the bedroom area...moreless

              • Bathroom: shower


              • The shower room is on the ground floor, the toilet (WC) is up the spiral staircase through the bedroom area....moreless

              Other Amenities

                  • The cottage has all the amenities of home, fully fitted kitchen with microwave and washing machine. We like to think we have thought of everything, from hot water bottles to a selection of dvd's, but do let us know if there is anything else we can provide to make your stay more comfortable....moreless


                  • Books
                  • Books For Adults
                  • Books For Kids
                  • CD Player
                  • DVD Player
                  • Games
                  • Games For Kids
                  • Music Library
                  • Radio
                  • Stereo
                  • Television
                  • Video Library


                  • Family
                  • Historic
                  • Romantic
                  • Tourist Attractions


                  • Autumn Foliage
                  • Botanical Garden
                  • Churches
                  • Cinemas
                  • Coin Laundry
                  • Library
                  • Live Theater
                  • Museums
                  • Playground
                  • Pond
                  • Restaurants

                  Local Services & Businesses

                  • Babysitter
                  • Groceries
                  • Hospital
                  • Massage Therapist
                  • Medical Services

                  Leisure Activities

                  • Horseback Riding
                  • Sight Seeing
                  • Walking

                  Location Type

                  • Downtown
                  • Town

                  Sports & Adventure Activities

                  • Cycling
                  • Equestrian Events
                  • Golf
                  • Hiking
                  • Swimming
                  • Tennis


                  • Child's Highchair
                  • Dining:

                    Highchair is available on request....moreless

                  • Dining Area
                  • Seating for 4 people


                  • Activities Guide
                  • Alarm Clock
                  • Basic Soaps
                  • Clothes Dryer
                  • Fireplace:

                    An electric log burner style heater is in place....moreless

                  • Hair Dryer
                  • Heating
                  • Internet
                  • Iron & Board
                  • Laundry Soap
                  • Linens Provided
                  • Living Room
                  • Local Activities Guide
                  • Local Maps
                  • Local Restaurant Guide
                  • Parking
                  • Parking Off Street
                  • Parking On Street
                  • Sofa Bed
                  • Toilet Paper
                  • Towels Provided
                  • Washing Machine
                  • Wireless Internet


                  • 4 Ring Stove
                  • Coffee Maker
                  • Dishes & Utensils:

                    We have tried to think of everything you could need....moreless

                  • Freezer
                  • Grill
                  • Kitchen:

                    Fully fitted kitchen...moreless

                  • Microwave
                  • Oven
                  • Pantry Items:

                    A few essential items are here for you....moreless

                  • Refrigerator
                  • Stove
                  • Toaster


                  • Deck / Patio
                  • Patio
                  • Terrace

                  Forms Of Payment

                      • Accept Credit Card

                      House Cleaning

                          • Housekeeper Optional

                          Property Descriptor

                              • Detached


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                              from 2 traveler reviews
                              Rental basis: Per property
                              Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
                              Oct 1 - Mar 20, 2015
                              2 night min stay
                              £445 £1,500
                              Mar 21 - Sep 30, 2015
                              2 night min stay
                              £475 £1,750
                              My Standard Rate
                              2 night min stay
                              £475 £1,750
                              * Approximate Monthly rates, actual rate will depend on the days of the month you stay

                              Additional information about rental rates


                              • Pet Fee £15
                              • Taxes Not included


                              Normal changeover day is Friday but other days can be accommodated where possible. Prices quoted are for 2 guests.

                              ADDITIONAL PAX: £15.00 per person for linen/bedding/towels


                              Holiday makers, give a credit card number to guarantee the booking and we ask for cash on arrival.

                              The price quoted is for 2 guests an additional one off charge of £15.00 per person will be charged for linen and cleaning.

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                              40 Kilometres
                              Nearest Airport
                              Bristol International Airport
                              0.1 Miles
                              Nearest Barpub
                              Devonshire Arms
                              208 Kilometres
                              Nearest Ferry
                              0.5 Miles
                              Nearest Golf
                              Entry Hill Golf
                              1 Kilometres
                              Nearest Train
                              Bath Spa
                              17 Kilometres
                              Nearest Motorway
                              M4 Junction 18
                              0.3 Miles
                              Nearest Restaurant
                              The Bear

                              Car: Not Necessary

                              Bath is a World Heritage City, with historic links, fantastic architecture and is a must see for all visitors, its many sites include the famous Roman Baths, the Royal Crescent and the Jane Austen Museum. The Thermae Bath spa is the only natural spa in England which allows you to soak in the natural thermal waters of the city. Ask us about our special spa package.

                              Set in the heart of the West Country, Bath is surrounded by the Cotswolds, the Mendip Hills whilst having the National Trust villages of Lacock and Castle Combe on its doorstep. Stonehenge is only an hours drive away, Salisbury, Cardiff and Bristol are equidistant, making Bath a great base for any traveller. Wells, Glastonbury and Bradford on Avon are all close by.

                              Other Activities: If you were thinking about relaxing at the Thermae Bath Spa, then our package (ask for details) includes a complimentary bottle of wine


                              Owner info

                              Year Purchased: 2004

                              About the owner: We are Chris and Louise Fry. We took over Devonshire House B&B and Laburnum Cottage in 2004 and have been welcoming guests from all over the world ever since. Between us we have notched up 45 years experience in the hotel industry and have used that knowledge to create a relaxed place for you to stay with a personal touch.

                              Why the Owner Chose Bath:
                              We love living in the city of Bath, it has everything you could wish for from a city, theatre, great shops, restaurants and an amazing history along with fantastic architecture. Yet, only a 5 minute drive to outstanding countryside.

                              The Unique Benefits at this Cottage:
                              Free and secure parking, so you can leave your car and wander into the city. A pretty patio area to enjoy that chilled glass of wine on a summers evening.

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                              Speaks: english

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                              • Exterior, showing the cottage garden and patio

                                Exterior, showing the cottage garden and patio

                              • Fully fitted kitchen and dining area

                                Fully fitted kitchen and dining area

                              • Spacious and well equipped lounge area

                                Spacious and well equipped lounge area

                              • Welcome to Laburnam Cottage

                                Welcome to Laburnam Cottage

                              £110 - £120 per night (GBP)

                              1 Bedroom / 1.5 Bathroom
                              Sleeps 4

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                              Minimum stay: 2 nights
                              Dates are unavailable
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                              Member since: 2004
                              Speaks: english
                              • Response time: Within a few days
                              • Response rate: 83%
                              • Calendar last updated: 06/03/2014
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                              Character Cottage in walled garden

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                              1 BR  1.5 BA  Sleeps 4

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