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Period Cottage Close To New Forest National Park Boundary

Overview

Property

Updated: 05-Dec-2016
Cottage in Bickton, New Forest, Hampshire, UK - Peaceful Location With Established Gardens

Beautifully presented and newly furnished period cottage. Excellent location in a small historical hamlet which is located on the boundary of the New Forest national park and close to the Avon Valley pathway for walks. Convenient for Fordingbridge (1 mile), Ringwood (5 miles), Salisbury (12 miles) and Bournemouth (16 miles). Good sized garden and parking for 2 cars on drive. Free WIFI broadband.

  • Sleeps 5
  • 3 Bedrooms
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Parking
  • Garden
  • Internet
  • Dish washer
  • Washing machine
  • Towels provided
  • Linens provided
  • Accept Credit Cards
  • Bookable online

Top Traveller Review

About the Owner

My wife (Helen) and I have been holidaying in the New Forest area for over 15 years, visiting once or twice a year. We finally took the plunge and bought Willow Cottage in October 2013. Our son James, who is 8 years old, loves the garden and we love relaxing in the lounge with a glass of wine next to the wood burning stove.

The location of Bickton attracted us as it is so quiet yet convenient for major road networks. The New Forest is just a short walk away and the River Avon path is just at the end of the road. We hope you enjoy Willow Cottage as much as we do!

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15 Reviews

4.9
based on 15 holidaymaker reviews

5

Lovely property. Fantastic renting experience from Helen. Thankyou

  • 5 of 5

Very well presented, clean, modern outfitted property with the original traditional elements kept true. A great experience all in all. The four adults and two babies had a lovely time. Would certainly recommend.

  • Review Submitted: Nov 19, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Nov 2016
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
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5

Super comfortable home in an idyllic spot

  • 5 of 5

Willow cottage looks like it has been newly refurbished. The decoration is tasteful and it isn't full of the owner's ornaments etc which we appreciated. Everything is thoughtfully provided for guests' comfort. The kitchen is well equipped, there are two reception rooms and a large garden. Bickton is a hamlet, but if you walk up the road and turn left along the river you have splendid walks viewing ducks, swans and trout fishing. Sandy balls holiday camp is nearby where you can hire bikes and use the pool and adventure playgrounds.

Customer service was great.This cottage is extremely good value and we will definitely be back!

  • Review Submitted: Oct 23, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Oct 2016
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
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5

Spacious, comfortable, well equipped

  • 5 of 5

We spent a very enjoyable week here. Cottage very comfortable and had nearly everything we needed to make our stay home from home. Plenty to do in the area. Helpful owners. Would return.

  • Review Submitted: Aug 30, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Aug 2016
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
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5

Great holiday retreat

  • 5 of 5

This is a fantastic cottage. Perfect location tucked down a quiet road off the main thoroughfare Ringwood to Fordingbridge. Doddle to find but superbly located for easy access to the New forest and South Coast. Quality decor and interior. Great size garden. Everything you could want for a relaxing break in this wonderful part of the country. Owners very helpful. Would return here again no question!

  • Review Submitted: Apr 8, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Mar 2016
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
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5

Fabulous cottage with it all

  • 5 of 5

Fabulous cottage with it all, need I say more? We loved it especially after some previous properties that were not so good.

Would highly recommend.

  • Review Submitted: Oct 4, 2015
  • Date of Stay: Sep 2015
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
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Cosey Cottage

  • 4 of 5

This cottage has all the amenities you would expect for a relaxing break. It is situated in an idyllic part of the world and close to all the places you would want to visit in and around the New Forrest.

It is set in a quiet location but within good walking distance of nearby Fordingbridge. We particularly liked its spaciousness which is ideal for a family and we went with our 2 and 1/2 year old who loved the garden and the playroom.

We would definitely recommend and return one day.

  • Review Submitted: Jun 1, 2015
  • Date of Stay: May 2015
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Location

Activity and Interests

Car: recommended

Coast/Beach:

16 miles to Bournemouth beach (25 min drive)

Distances:

Fordingbridge (1 mile), Salisbury (12 miles), Christchurch (13 miles), Bournemouth (16 miles), Southampton (25 miles)

Further Details:

Local supermarkets are in Fordingbridge, Ringwood, Bournemouth and Salisbury

Availability

Rental rates

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Rental Period Minimum Price Additional Nights Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event Price
 
Low
28 Oct 2016 - 20 Dec 2016
3 night minimum stay
£300
for 3 nights
From
£100
£375
 
 
Christmas& New Year
22 Dec 2016 - 3 Jan 2017
3 night minimum stay
£480
for 3 nights
From
£160
£790
 
 
Low
4 Jan 2017 - 17 Feb 2017
3 night minimum stay
£300
for 3 nights
From
£100
£395
 
 
Feb half term
18 Feb 2017 - 24 Feb 2017
7 night minimum stay
£450
for 7 nights
£450
 
 
Low
25 Feb 2017 - 31 Mar 2017
3 night minimum stay
£300
for 3 nights
From
£100
£395
 
 
Easter
1 Apr 2017 - 14 Apr 2017
7 night minimum stay
£640
for 7 nights
£640
 
 
Spring
15 Apr 2017 - 26 May 2017
7 night minimum stay
£400
for 7 nights
£400
 
 
May half term
27 May 2017 - 2 Jun 2017
7 night minimum stay
£800
for 7 nights
£800
 
 
Early summer
3 Jun 2017 - 23 Jun 2017
7 night minimum stay
£550
for 7 nights
£550
 
 
Summer
24 Jun 2017 - 14 Jul 2017
7 night minimum stay
£630
for 7 nights
£630
 
 
Mid July
15 Jul 2017 - 21 Jul 2017
7 night minimum stay
£730
for 7 nights
£730
 
 
Summer holidays
22 Jul 2017 - 1 Sep 2017
7 night minimum stay
£1,100
for 7 nights
£1,100
 

Additional pricing information

Fees No additional mandatory fees
Refundable Damage Deposit £150

Booking Notes:
A non-refundable deposit of 50% is payable to secure the booking.
Full balance is payable 4 weeks before the booking.
Payment can be made by cheque or bank transfer.
Arrival is from 4pm and departure is by 11am.

Changeover Day:
7 nights stay (Friday - Friday). We will be moving to Saturday to Saturday from September 2016.
Please call to discuss short breaks

Owner's Cancellation Policy

100% refund for cancellations more than 30 days before check-in date.
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Facilities

Property Type

  • cottage

General

  • Fireplace
  • Garage
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room ...
  • Parking
  • Towels Provided
  • Tumble Dryer
  • Washing Machine
  • Wood Stove

Kitchen

  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Freezer
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Hob
  • Toaster

Dining

  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining
  • Dining Area

Entertainment

  • Books
  • DVD Player
  • Games
  • Television

Suitability

  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
  • pets not allowed

Location Type

  • rural
  • village

Attractions

  • churches
  • forests
  • playground
  • recreation centre
  • restaurants

Leisure Activities

  • horse riding
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • walking

Local Services & Businesses

  • ATM/bank
  • groceries
  • laundrette - serviced
  • medical services

Sports & Adventure Activities

  • cycling
  • fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • golf
  • mountain biking

Bathrooms

  • Bathroom 1 - Toilet, Bath (no shower), Shower Enclosure
  • Bathroom with wc, washbasin, bath and separate shower. Downstairs wc and washbasin

Bedrooms

  • 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 5
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 Cot
  • Bedroom 2
  • Bedroom 3
  • Description of sleeping capacity: Sleeps 5 (3 Bedrooms) Notes on bedrooms: Bedroom 1 with king-sized bed Bedroom 2 with double bed Bedroom 3 with single bed Travel cot

Outside

  • Golf ...
  • Garden
  • Ski & Snowboard ...

Meals

  • Self-catering

Notes:

  • Notes on accommodation: No smoking accommodation Sorry - no pets. No all male or all female groups. For example, hen & stag parties. Outside: Private good sized established garden. Parking for 2 cars. Utility Room: Washer dryer Cleaning / Towels / Linen / Maid service: Clean towels and bedding are provided. Property is cleaned on changeover.

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