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Self Contained Cottage In village just 5 miles from central Cambridge

Bedrooms 1
Property type cottage
Minimum Stay 3 nights
Popular Features
  • Barbecue
  • Washing Machine
  • Internet
  • Parking


About the property

One bedroom Cottage in Haslingfield, Cambridge - Peaceful Location

Garden Cottage Norbrook is in the village of Haslingfield yet only 15 minutes from Cambridge historic centre. It offers the tranquillity of a rural location and convenient access to the attractions and facilities of Cambridge .

The village has a shop, post office and deli and access to a network of pathways to enjoy its rural environment.

There are ‘must see’ attractions on hand in Cambridge, Ely and the iconic aircraft collection at IWM Duxford.

The cottage is set in the gardens of the owner’s home, and they are on hand to ensure that you have an enjoyable stay.

More Details

Mike Kennedy
Member since: 2014
Speaks English
Response time:
Within an hour
Response rate:
Calendar last updated:
19 June, 2018

About Mike Kennedy

Garden Cottage lies in the garden of our house which we have restored over the last 10 years. Garden Cottage was originally a small barn.

Mike Kennedy purchased this cottage in 2002

Guestbook comments from the owner

This is a new converted property and feedback will be posted as soon as it is available.
Apr 2014
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Accommodation and facilities for this holiday cottage in Cambridge in South Cambridgeshire District

Property Type:
  • cottage
Location Type:
  • village
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Living Room ...
  • Parking
  • Washing Machine
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Hob
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Shower room 1 - Shower Enclosure
  • Wet room, wc
  • 1 Bedroom, Sleeps 2
  • Description of sleeping capacity: Sleeps 2 (1 Bedroom) Notes on bedrooms: Double bedroom with king sized bed. Double doors opening onto patio area.
  • Television
  • Garden
  • Barbecue
  • suitable for elderly or infirm
  • botanical garden
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • library
  • live theatre
  • museums
  • restaurants
Leisure Activities:
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • golf
  • hiking
  • tennis
Notes on accommodation: Iron and ironing board are available on request. Outside: Patio area with table and chairs, barbecue and access to garden. Cleaning / Towels / Linen / Maid service: Bed linen and towels included and changed weekly. The property is cleaned on a weekly basis. Additional housekeeping services are available on request.


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Self Contained Cottage In village just 5 miles from central Cambridge
average rating of 4.7727275 based on 23 reviews

Ideal for two to getaway.

  • 5 of 5

We had a lovely stay in this cottage which is a little gem in the Cambridgeshire countryside It had everything thing the two of us wanted to make our stay enjoyable. Convenient for Cambridge and visiting our daughter and for exploring the area. We will definitely come back and stay again. Warm, well equipped and ideal for two.

  • Review Submitted: 10-Apr-2017
  • Date of Stay: March 2017
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Many thanks for your comments and we are pleased that you enjoyed your stay - that's our aim.
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Very quiet and comfortable

  • 5 of 5

Lovely cottage not far from park and ride, owners were very friendly and informative.

  • Review Submitted: 24-May-2018
  • Date of Stay: May 2018
  • Source: HomeAway
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A Trip Down Memory Lane

  • 5 of 5

We arrived to an incredibly warm reception from Mike who introduced us to his fabulous Cottage.

The Cottage has everything you could possibly need and more and oh so cosy and warm.

Would we recommend it and return, that’s a big YES from us Mike.

Many thanks

Bill & Linda Roberts

  • Review Submitted: 25-Feb-2018
  • Date of Stay: February 2018
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Dear Bill and Linda Its good to know that you enjoyed your stay. You will of course be welcome if you decide to visit again. Mike
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Williamsburg, Virginia

Clean, cozy, ideal for two to enjoy an English village

  • 5 of 5

The hosts were gracious and extremely helpful with great ideas for things to see and how to maneuver successfully around Cambridge.

  • Review Submitted: 25-Dec-2017
  • Date of Stay: December 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Norbrook cottage Haslingfield

  • 5 of 5

great cottage for a holiday, great wet room and a good place to rest and your catch up with yourself.Many interesting places to visit. Bed comfortable and all features in the cottage.

  • Review Submitted: 28-Sep-2017
  • Date of Stay: September 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Many thanks for those kind comments and we are glad you enjoyed your stay. Hope to see you again.
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Vancouver, Canada

Compact but comfortable with everything you need and high quality finishing throughout. Great loc'n

  • 5 of 5

Everything about this property is top quality. We loved it. One slightly unusual element is a "european" bathroom in which the shower is not entirely walled in and is part of the same floor as the rest of the bathroom so after a shower the floor is damp. Fabulous shower though. We would happily return and recommend the property. It is very convenient to Cambridge and to a couple of interesting National Trust sites and Ely cathedral. Nice village shop and Waitrose nearby.

  • Review Submitted: 15-Sep-2017
  • Date of Stay: September 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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Nearest Airport
46.3 Kilometres
Stansted Airport
Nearest Train
10.5 Kilometres
Cambridge Station
Nearest Motorway
5 Kilometres


Nearest airport Stansted 40 mins by car. Transfers can be arranged.

Car recommended.


Haslingfield has a general shop, Post Office and deli all within walking distance of the cottage.

The city of Cambridge, accessible by car or by bike, has a full range of services: banks, supermarkets shops and a general market.

Further Details:

Most of the Colleges in Cambridge have historic or architectural interest and are well worth visiting.

National Trust properties Wimpole Hall and Anglesea Abbey with in easy reach.

Imperial War Museum, Duxford has a collection of 200 iconic aircraft on display.

Ideal base for walking or through countryside and to picturesque villages with many opportunities for pub lunches.


Prices & Availability

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Additional pricing information

Fees No additional mandatory fees

Booking Notes:
First check availability on this website or directly with the owners. Request booking form. Complete and return booking form with deposit. Final payment details will be forwarded. After final payment is received (6 weeks before holiday date) arrival details will be dispatched.

Changeover Day:

Short lets available on application.

Notes on prices:
The prices quoted are weekly. Short break prices are available.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

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