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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.

Property Type

      • Cottage

      Accommodation Type

          • Vacation Rental


              • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

              Onsite Services

              • Housekeeper Optional
              • Massage


              • Events Allowed
              • Non Smoking Only:

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

              • Unsuitable For Elderly Or Infirm
              • Long-Term Renters Welcome
              • Wheelchair Inaccessible
              • Pets Considered
              • Children Welcome

              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


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


                  • Historic
                  • Romantic
                  • Family
                  • Tourist Attractions


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

                  Leisure Activities

                  • Horseback Riding
                  • Walking
                  • Sight Seeing

                  local services and businesses

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

                  Location Type

                  • Downtown
                  • Town

                  sports and adventure activities

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

                  catering options

                      • Guests Provide Their Own Meals


                      • Dining Area
                      • Child's Highchair
                      • Dining:

                        Highchair is available on request....moreless

                      • Seating for 4 people

                      forms of payment

                          • Accept Credit Card


                          • Fireplace:

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

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

                          house cleaning

                              • Housekeeper Optional


                              • Kitchen:

                                Fully fitted kitchen...moreless

                              • Dishes & Utensils:

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

                              • Pantry Items:

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

                              • Coffee Maker
                              • Toaster
                              • 4 Ring Stove
                              • Freezer
                              • Refrigerator
                              • Grill
                              • Stove
                              • Microwave
                              • Oven


                              • Terrace
                              • Patio
                              • Deck / Patio

                              property descriptor

                                  • Detached


                                  Write a review 4.3
                                  from 3 traveler reviews
                                  Rental basis: Per property
                                  Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
                                  Summer/ Xmas Market/Xmas/NYE
                                  Mar 22 - Sep 30, 2014
                                  2 night min stay
                                  Fri, Sat

                                  Rates are based on 2 guests; add £15 per night, per additional guest

                                  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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                                  Last updated: 06/03/2014
                                  Check availability
                                  23 Available
                                  21 Unavailable
                                  22 Today
                                  23 Selected dates


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

                                  Contact us

                                  Speaks: english

                                  Guestbook comments from the owner

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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

                                  £68 - £120 per night (GBP)

                                  1 Bedroom / 1.5 Bathroom
                                  Sleeps 4

                                  View calendar: Updated 06/03/14
                                  Minimum stay: 2 nights
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                                  Character Cottage in walled garden

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                                  1 BR  1.5 BA  Sleeps 4

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