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Enchanting & romantic Grade II listed cottage,log stove,parking,central to town

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Enjoy a lovely glass of wine in the tranquil courtyard. A sun spot in the summer from noon.
1 of 36Enjoy a lovely glass of wine in the tranquil courtyard. A sun spot in the summer from noon.
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2 Bedrooms , 1 Bathroom , Sleeps 3
Bourton-on-the-Water, Cotswolds, England
Captain's Cabin is an enchanting and romantic Grade II listed holiday cottage in the centre of arguably the prettiest chocolate box town in the Cotswolds, Bourton On The Water. There is a private parking space for one medium sized car directly in front of the cottage. Pets allowed at our discretion PLEASE ENQUIRE before booking . The cottage boasts plenty of traditional charm with period features, exposed beams (lowest downstairs 5ft 7) , reclaimed oak flooring with a lovely inglenook fireplace (one of the largest I have ever seen) and a dual fuel traditional log burner for cosy evenings. There are exposed stone walls in some rooms with honey coloured Cotswold stone but the cottage is fully central heated on demand to keep you toasty! The cottage is set over three floors with charming traditional (but steep) staircases which may be un... Read more
Listing #HL4609980
About the Owner
Pete & Ali B
Languages spoken:English
Response Rate:100%
Response Time:Within a few hours
Listed Since:June 2014
Interaction with guests
If there are any questions or problems whilst on vacation please do call us or email using information provided and we can sort out any issues as swiftly as possible. Keys are accessed via a key safe and entry details to be provided once final balance is paid.
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LoveTravel674968, VR Owner at Enchanting & romantic Grade II listed cottage,log stove,parking,central to town, responded to this reviewResponded 5 weeks ago


Reviewed 29 August 2018 via mobile

Stayed here over the bank holiday for the second time and loved it just as much. The cottage is perfectly located, just a stones throw from the high street. Close enough to pop back if you need anything but far enough not to pick up...More

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Management response:Responded 31 August 2018

Thank you so much for your review and glad your return trip delivered a good break! We also love the location for convenience and a lovely quiet spot when the town is busy. Looking forward to welcoming you back again!

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Reviewed 7 June 2018

Stayed at this lovely little cottage for a week with my fiance to celebrate a special birthday. It's situated a minute walk from a pretty, little village with bundles to do. We had a champagne picnic by the river, took the dog in for a...More

Thank Stacyblossom
Management response:Responded 9 June 2018

Thank you so much for your lovely review sounds like you had the perfect stay, the picnic by the river sounds amazing, please do visit again!

  • Alarm Clock
  • Central Heating
  • Cooker
  • Dining Seats (3)
  • Dishwasher
  • Double Beds:(1)
  • DVD Player
  • Fireplace
  • Full Baths (1)
  • Hairdryer
  • Internet Access
  • Iron
  • Kettle
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room Seats (3)
  • Microwave
  • Outdoor Dining Area
  • Parking
  • Patio
  • Refrigerator
  • Single Beds:(1)
  • Suitable For Children Under 5
  • Toaster
  • Towels Provided
  • TV
  • Wi-Fi
House rules
    Pets allowed
    Smoking not allowed
    Check in: 3:00 PM
    Check out: 10:00 AM
Not suitable for babes in arms or under 5 year olds due to steep stairs. Not suitable for those with reduced mobility due to steep stairs. Banister rails are on both sets of...
    1 Full bath
    1 Twin
    1 Full
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  • Damage Deposit: €86 / stay - Deposit
  • Cleaning Fee: €29 / stay - Fee
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About the neighbourhood
Bourton is an ideal base for exploring the Cotswolds. Local towns include Chipping Norton, Chipping Camden,Burford,Bibury, Upper and Lower Slaughter, Stow On the Wold, Morton in the Marsh and Broadway. Also Oxford is only 40 minutes away . Bourton also has amenities for our younger guests with the model village and Birdland. Fans of Downton Abbey should also be aware of towns within a couple of miles away that were used in filing such as Shilton. If you enjoy browsing around curiosity shops or dining out in a local cafe or restaurant overlooking the River Windrush Bourton is the place to be. Bourton Vale Horse Riding is 2 minutes up the road and during the Summer Holidays they also have clubs for children and pony expeditions.
Getting around
Directly at the end of Rectory Lane there is a bus route that can take you to Moreton in the Marsh and other major towns. Bus 801. There is also a tourist information shop in Bourton where they have always been very helpful on getting around. If you take the bus to Moreton you can hire cars from Avis . Bicycles can be hired from Hartwells in the village center.
Car not needed
How to get there
Airport: Bristol: 107.0 km
Railway: Moreton in the Marsh: 12.0 km
If coming from Morton Train Station take the 801 Bus which stops directly at the end of Rectory Lane in Bourton. A 20 second walk to the end of Rectory Lane takes you to the cottage. Alternatively AVIS Rentacar in Moreton in the Marsh is the nearest and is a short walk from Morton Train Station. You have to pre book and it needs to be returned to Moreton rather than another AVIS location. Works out around 25 GBP per day. Heathrow Airport is 77 miles/125 km and Birmingham Airport is 50 miles/80km. Parking for a medium sized car directly in front of the cottage.
Activities nearby
Fishing Nearby, Horse Riding Nearby.
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