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Perfect weekend getaway with the family or with friends - 7. Sleeps 3 (2 Bedrooms)

People3
Bedrooms 2
Bathrooms1
Property type cottage
Minimum Stay 2 - 5 nights
Popular Features
  • Fireplace
  • Parking

Overview

Description

7. Sleeps 3 (2 Bedrooms)

Sleeps 3 (2 Bedrooms)


About the property

Holiday Cottage - Ironbridge

The area is perfect for a family holiday, or a long weekend away with friends. Located just opposite Dale End Park, across the road from a supermarket, and just a gentle stroll besides the River Severn to the bars and restaurants.

Furnished to a high standard, the house benefits from a well-equipped kitchen, comfy couches, and we put duvets on our SilentNight beds.

We like our guests to feel comfortable when they're here and so the property will have been professionally cleaned and you'll find fresh towels on the beds.

Ironbridge is on the doorstep of the Shropshire Hills, an Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty. The area isn't too large to explore by car, in a weekend; or if you're keen on walking, take the week. Ironbridge is also close to Telford with regular buses from the car park around the corner.

The house is within a few minutes from a well-stocked Cooperative Supermarket, Dale End Park, The Malthouse (live music on the weekends, (typically indie rock)), and The White Hart, which serves great food, wine and beer.

The amenities of Telford has improved greatly over the last few years and now benefits from all of the chain restaurants, many shops, and a selection of high-specification cinemas.

The Neighbourhood

Dale End Park is very well maintained by the local council. There's plenty of space for everyone and there's a great play area for kids. It's so good it makes me want to be a little younger than I am!

Getting Around

There is parking for one car outside the front door, further parking is available at day rates (£2.00), or depending on our reservations, we may be able to offer you a second parking space free of charge.

Buses to Telford and Shrewsbury operate from the local car park. Telford is nearest local train station.

Other Things to Note

For bigger groups we have a second property just across the car park. Sleeping arrangements are identical to this one. If the calendar is booked for this one, perhaps send us an email anyway. We may be able to accommodate you.

Cooperative Supermarket (7am - 10pm) There's a cash machine just outside.

More Details

Owner
Daphne Harris
Member since: 2014
Speaks English
Calendar last updated:
22 October, 2017

About Daphne Harris

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Notes

Booking Notes:
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Changeover Day:
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Facilities

Accommodation and facilities for 7. Sleeps 3 (2 Bedrooms)in Coalbrookdale in Ironbridge Gorge

Property Type:
  • cottage
Meals:
  • Self-catering
Housekeeping:
  • Housekeeper Included
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 16:00 / Check-out: 11:00
  • Max. occupancy: 3
  • pets considered
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
Location Type:
  • rural
  • village
General:
  • Fireplace
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Parking ...
  • Towels Provided
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Hob
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 4 people
Bathrooms:
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Bathroom 1 - Toilet , Shower Enclosure
Bedrooms:
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 3
Entertainment:
  • Television
Suitability:
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Attractions:
  • autumn foliage
  • cinemas
  • museums
  • playground
  • restaurants
  • ruins
Leisure Activities:
  • bird watching
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • groceries
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • freshwater fishing
  • hiking

Reviews

Good! 3.9/5 -
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7. Sleeps 3 (2 Bedrooms)
average rating of 3.857143 based on 7 reviews
Dartford
4

Lovely little cottage & perfectly located

  • 4 of 5

I stayed here with my husband and our 2 year old son for a weekend. A delightful little cottage perfectly located in the village of Ironbridge. Perfect alternative to staying in a hotel which isn't really practical with a toddler. The cottage was not much more than a hotel room and we had freedom! There us a park with playground just around the corner so perfect for entertaining a restless child and the co-op is just over tge road for those last minute essentials. The cottage has all you need for a home from stay although if you are staying more than a couple of nights then bear in mind there is no freezer. all in all , A great little find.

  • Review Submitted: Aug 11, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Jul 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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REDDITCH
5

Lovely relaxing honeymoon

  • 5 of 5

Thank you for letting us stay in your lovely cottage its been nice & peaceful.

All the museum's are within walking distance which was just perfect. Local co-op plus the hop n ride bus just over the road (although we didn't use it)

  • Review Submitted: Apr 17, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Apr 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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3

Good.

  • 3 of 5

Enjoyed the lovely area cottage ok for our needs.

  • Review Submitted: Apr 9, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Apr 2017
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
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A little disappointed

  • 2 of 5

The cottage itself is sweet and cosy however felt disappointed with the maintenance of it. The double bedroom did not have a light bulb, the dining chairs were falling apart and unsafe to sit on so couldn't be used, the kettle was broken and leaked boiling water when pouring and lacked massively in kitchen equipment not to mention everywhere was filthy and all kitchen plates, knives and forks etc has to be washed before use. The bread board and knife were still covered in bread upon arrival and super noodles still remained around the kitchen worktop. If you are looking to cook here it is not easy.

We also found we were feeling unwell whilst in the property (sick and dizzy) and did not stay our last night over concerns of what might be causing it. We raised our concerns that the property did not have carbon monoxide alarms and the fire alarm upstairs was broken. I seriously hope such things are looked into upon a matter of urgency and expressed carbon monoxide alarms be fitted before the next people arrive.

Felt really disappointed as we should not be worrying about such things whilst on holiday as a holiday is about getting away from everyday stresses.

Also the property does have a washer/drier but does not have anything where you can hang your clothes to dry such as a clothes horse/airer which was a disaster for us. If anyone is going with a child then this would be a problem as it was for us.

  • Review Submitted: Apr 6, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Mar 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Michelle claimed that there was a smell of gas that made them feel ill. We got an expert out to check the entire system; yet he found nothing. The couple also spoke with our cleaner after arrival when she was servicing our other property: Our cleaner asked if everything was alright. The guest thanked her for asking and said everything was fine. The chairs have been fixed, the light bulbs are all checked prior to each guests arrival, and the kettle has been replaced. We do our very best to maintain our property and ensure that it's clean and comfortable for every guests arrival.
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4

Relaxing well equipped and cosy feeling with plenty of space.

  • 4 of 5

We had a very relaxing stay. Ironbridge is a great place to stay with everything on the door step, including some great places to eat. Plenty of cafe's and unique trinket shops. Also bosts the world famous pork pie bakery. Will definitely come back again soon.

  • Review Submitted: Jan 30, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Jan 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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5

Brilliant cottage in the heart of the Ironbridge Gorge

  • 5 of 5

Our cottage had excellent facilities which combined with its central location made our stay comfortable and allowed us to explore the area with ease. On reflection we should have booked it for a longer period of time so that we could have taken more advantage of the many attractions and museums nearby. We would highly recommend this cottage and the area surrounding it.

  • Review Submitted: Aug 18, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Aug 2016
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Location

Nearest Airport
45 Miles
Birmingham International
Nearest Barpub
400 Metres
Malthouse
Nearest Train
6 Miles
Telford Central
Nearest Motorway
6 Miles
M54
Nearest Restaurant
800 Metres
Many within

Travel:

Telford Station

Distances:

Short walk to the village of Ironbridge

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