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Cosy cottage with great pubs and brewery within walking distance. Pet friendly



Updated: 25-Oct-2016
Two bedroom cottage near the centre of a delightful Cotswold village

The cottage sits on a country lane that turns into a path which goes down to the pretty stream that meanders its way through the village.

Throughout the cottage the large windows have charming views over the back garden or across the rooftops and gardens to the valley beyond. There is luxury linen on the king size and super king size beds, making it perfect for couples looking for a romantic getaway. Equally the beds can be unzipped to make two twins bedded rooms upon request, and with a sofa bed downstairs, groups of up to five guests can be accommodated but ideally suited for four.

  • Sleeps 5
  • 2 Bedrooms
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Pets considered
  • Accept Credit Cards
  • Bookable online

Top Traveller Review

About the Owner

Becky and Hugh make a living buying properties, converting them to holiday homes and running them. We live in the same village as this holiday home with our two daughters and two dogs.

Speaks English

2 Reviews

2 holidaymaker reviews


Happy in Hooky!

  • 4 of 5

Snug, clean, comfortable beds, warm, quiet, with lovely views from bedroom window. Very pleasant setting and extremely satisfying stay in general. Having wi-fi was a Godsend as very ltd mobile 'phone signal in the village.

Pub nearby was ok for dinner but very ltd menu and no veg offered with courses.

Though very loathe to site any negatives, it was a bit hard to find in the dark, (Hook Norton as well as the cottage), we are more accustomed to gas vs electric hob cooking, the shower door didn't seem to 'magnet' closed as many do, and water pressure could be a challenge when one guest washing dishes while another was in the shower.

Regardless, we would happily stay again and in the main had no complaints.

  • Review Submitted: Oct 9, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Oct 2016
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
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Fab cottage!

  • 5 of 5

Lovely cottage in a beautiful village.

  • Review Submitted: Dec 6, 2015
  • Date of Stay: Dec 2015
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
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From the Owner

Rose Cottage provides a great base for visiting the Cotswold towns and villages. It is also the mid point between Oxford with its Colleges and museums and Stratford with its Shakespearean history. Blenheim Palace, home of the Dukes of Marlborough and birthplace of Winston Churchill, is a short drive away.

Activity and Interests

Nearest Airport : Birmingham at 40 Miles Nearest Barpub : The Sun Inn at 30 Metres Nearest Golf : Rye Hill at 4 Miles Nearest Train : Banbury at 9 Miles Nearest Motorway : M40 at 10 Miles Nearest Restaurant : The Sun Inn at 30 Metres Car: recommended

For those wanting to explore the area, the cottage is within forty minutes of Oxford with it’s stunning Colleges, galleries and museums; Shakespeare’s Stratford-upon-Avon; Woodstock (the home to Blenheim Palace) and the Cotswold villages of Bourton-on-the-Water; Burford and the historic town of Stow-on-the-Wold.


Rental rates

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Rental Period Minimum Price Additional Nights Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event Price
Low late
28 Oct 2016 - 16 Dec 2016
Changeover Day: Friday
2 night minimum stay
for 2 nights
17 Dec 2016 - 3 Jan 2017
2 night minimum stay
for 2 nights
My Standard Rate

Changeover Day: Friday
2 night minimum stay
for 2 nights

Additional pricing information

Fees No additional mandatory fees
Refundable Damage Deposit £100

No Smoking - The property has a no Smoking Policy.
Booking - You must be over 18 years of age or over at the time of making your booking.
Cancellation - Payments are non-refundable and guests are liable for the full cost if cancelling a
confirmed booking.
Behaviour - The property is in a residential area. We would politely ask that our guests act and
behave in a way as not to cause nuisance or offence to neighbouring properties. Please note that we
are entitled to ask you to leave the holiday property, without refund if in our opinion your behaviour
is unacceptable.
Pets - Pets are allowed by prior arrangement only.
Your Responsibilities - You must look after the property. This means you must keep all furniture,
fittings and effects, (inside or outside the property) in the same state of repair and condition as at
the start of the holiday - You must leave the property in the same state of general order in which you
found it - If you break these conditions the Owner/Caretaker can make an additional cleaning charge
and/or make a claim against you for repair or loss as a result of damage caused.
Insurance - we recommend that you have holiday insurance. We cannot be responsible or liable for
any loss of property, or for accidents/injuries sustained at our property. Please ensure that you lock
all doors and shut all windows when not at the property. It is advised that you ensure that your
holiday insurance covers the loss/theft or your personal possessions as we cannot be responsible for
the compensation of any loss or theft on the property.
Gardens – You are responsible for your children, they must be supervised, or use gardens at their
own risk.
Dissatisfaction – Your stay is very important to us, as are your recommendations to others so if there
is a problem, please inform us while you are here. Please do not wait until you return home.
Disability Discrimination Act and Caring for your Safety. - It is the guest’s responsibility (particularly
parents with young children

£100 down payment to secure the booking
Balance (including £100 security deposit) to be paid no later than two weeks before arrival date
Security deposit returned a few days after departure

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • 50% refund for cancellations more than 7 days before check-in date.
  • 100% refund for cancellations more than 14 days before check-in date.
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Updated: 25-Oct-2016
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From the Owner

The Cottage is an 18th Century stone built terrace with modern facilities inside. It is close to the heart of the village so you can walk everywhere yet it is still quiet and secluded.

Property Type

  • cottage


  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
  • pets considered
  • wheelchair inaccessible

Location Type

  • rural
  • village


  • arboretum
  • autumn foliage
  • churches
  • library
  • museums
  • playground
  • recreation centre

Leisure Activities

  • bird watching
  • horse riding
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • walking

Local Services & Businesses

  • ATM/bank
  • groceries
  • medical services

Sports & Adventure Activities

  • cycling
  • equestrian events
  • fishing
  • fly fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • golf

Floor Area

  • 400 sq. ft.


  • Bathroom 1 - Toilet, Shower Enclosure
  • The bathroom is small with a walk in shower, a wash hand basin and a toilet


  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 5
  • Main bedroom - 1 Extra Lg. Double Bed, bed can be split into two singles
  • Second bedroom - 1 Large Double Bed
  • Both bedrooms have ziplock beds which can be combined as doubles or split to form two single beds.

Learn more about this holiday rental at the owner's website

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