|Minimum Stay||3 nights|
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Hot Tub Cottage offers luxury, accommodation, complete with private hot tub. Village and town amenities nearby, but located on private grounds, very well appointed with laundry facilities.
The cottage is located next to the hidden rose garden with beautiful views of the hills.
OldCastle Farm dates from the Doomsday Book, Hot Tub cottage enjoys all the atmosphere of a listed building and all the amenities of a modern age with satellite tv/dvd and wifi, a dock station for iPhone.
The furnishings are to the highest standards, with character and contemporary interior design.The main bedroom has a super king bed plus a tv/dvd for great relaxation.
The lounge/diner is open plan with oak beamed and large glass doors onto hidden private garden. The private hotub and bbq, patio furniture, help you to enjoy true outdoor lifestyle.
Hot Tub Cottage has a fully fitted kitchen with dishwasher and all mod cons, an ideal romantic retreat, or a great place to chill.
Oldcastle Farm, newly refurbished luxury cottages built with stone and oak frame at the end of a private road, close to the majestic Herefordshire Beacon (1109ft) in the village of Colwall, only 2 miles from Malvern. The cottages have private hot tubs and gardens, secure parking set in beautiful grounds of 10 acres with private fishing lake, three ponds and a long rose walk. We have many local events starting with the Cheltenham race festival in spring, soon followed by the Spring Garden show at the local 3 Counties Show ground. We are centrally located close to the Cotswolds to our east and the Black Mountains to the west with the Forest of Dean is south. Whether your looking for a romantic break or a walking holiday, our cottages and grounds offer the very best of facilities to enjoy. There are two further cottages, for a larger party, a one bed and two bed cottage both with hot tubs.
My wife runs a small business with our youngest daughter, she loves meeting people and has great sense of humour. I have loved and worked with old buildings for many years and continue to help clients, when they run into problems with difficult repairs. We both enjoy and value our down time together, we are always looking forward to and planning our next time out!
Like many people today we have travelled extensively, We like to stay in nice places, with a touch of luxury and charm. So we have tried to create a special destination that we would love to stay ourselves. We are therefore delighted when our guests express their pleasure in the breaks they have taken with us.
Clive Bartram purchased this cottage in 2000
We both fell in love with Oldcastle Farm when we first saw it, my wife loved the Tudor framed buildings named in the doomsday book which we have carefully restored over the years, I was taken with the position, sitting in the foothills of the Malverns, tucked away in a beautiful spot, with views to die for. We are part of a pretty village, with classic cricket green and Norman church. We are so close to all the amenities, the village and towns close by, with many social and cultural attractions, throughout the year.
Our four children have now all left home, I like to cycle and walk the hills, my wife likes to relax in true tranquillity. We both love the gardens and the lake with its wildlife, the duck chicks in the spring, it all gives us great pleasure as the seasons unfold. We are keen for our guests to enjoy all that Oldcastle offers and perhaps also to be captured by its atmosphere and beauty, as we have been.
We have a 3 minimum stay for weekend breaks and a 4 day minimum stay for week day breaks. Hottub cottage sleeps 6 as standard 8 maximum, extra charge will apply for the extra 2 guests linen, towels cleaning etc. please enquire with the owners for more details. Note minimum stay for weekend is 3 nights, minimum stay for midweek break is 4 nights, please enquire for alternatives you may require.
Please call to book your break. Bookings less than 90 days in the future require full payment on booking. Otherwise a 50% deposit reserves the accommodation date required, with the balance paid 90 days before the holiday date. We require a £180 pound refundable damage/excess cleaning deposit, this is refundable within 5 days of vacating the cottage. Thank you.
Personal travel insurance details on request.
Friday is changeover day, Please leave by 10 am on Friday, your book in time is 4.00pm on Friday.
Short breaks are from weekend Friday to Monday 10.am and Monday 4.00pm to Friday 10 am for midweek. We can be flexible depends on bookings, please contact .
Lovely stay at cottage . Delightful host made us feel welcome . Some problems finding it however worthwhile when you do . Chocolate and champagne was a nice touch and enjoyed the hot tub . Would stay again .
Myself and 5 girlfriends stayed in Hot Tub cottage last weekend and we had a wonderful time. The cottage is surprisingly spacious and very comfortable with all mod cons (except a washing machine, but who wants to wash on a weekend away anyway!). There are laundry facilities on site I believe, so if you were staying for a week that need could be catered for. Clive (the owner) lives on site and was happy to pop over and help us out when we couldn't get the Hot Tub to "bubble" our user error NOT an error with the tub! There was a bottle of wine and a box of chocolates in the cottage to welcome us which was a really nice touch. The cottage is very rural and the big bonus is that you can walk from the cottage to the hills without having to move your car. Take maps with you though (we didn't and nearly got lost in the hills!). There are pubs which serve good food in walking distance and the supermarkets will deliver your shopping directly to the cottage which saves time and is really convenient. We had a wonderful "chill out" and would definitely recommend this cottage to anyone.
Beautiful cottage with everything you could possibly want Very peaceful with beautiful surroundings, if you want to get away from it all I would definitely recommend this cottage hope to return in the not to distant future!!
A very comfortable holiday cottage that had everything we needed. Very clean and well maintained. It was set in a very private, quiet location, in a beautiful part of the world. The owner, Clive, was very friendly and helpful. Wouldn't hesitate to recommend this property.
We wanted a comfortable cottage in peaceful surroundings. This cottage fitted the bill. It had everything we could need and more. It was clean and comfortable with plenty of room for us all to relax. The countryside is beautiful and has some lovely towns. Sitting in the hot tub surrounded by views of the hills was a real treat after a day out walking or exploring the local attractions. A great holiday!
First impression of the cottage was the feeling of a cosy, warm place to stay. We had 6 adults and 3 children and found that it still felt roomy. It's situation is a delight with the countryside all around us. I would have no hesitation in recommending this cottage to my friends and family.