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Cirencester, Capital of The Cotswolds - Quiet town centre apartment with WiFi

Overview

Property

Updated: 25-May-2017
  • Sleeps 4
  • 2 Bedrooms
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Parking
  • Internet
  • Dish washer
  • Washing machine
  • Towels provided
  • Linens provided
  • Accept Credit Cards
  • Bookable online

About the property

Luxury 2 bedroom, 17th century property in quiet central town location

This recently restored apartment, formerly a school, dates back to the 17th century. It forms one corner of a hidden town centre courtyard garden, of which visitors have the use of a small outside terrace.

The accommodation consists of two double bedrooms (one of which may be configured as two single beds if required), large open plan sitting room with wood burning stove and bathroom.

There is off-street parking available for one car. Coxwell Street is one of the oldest streets in Cirencester, right in the town centre but remarkably quiet and peaceful.

Access: Access is via a flight of stairs - this may be a consideration for some people. The accommodation consists of two double bedrooms (one of which may be configured as two single beds if required), large open plan sitting room with wood burning stove and bathroom. There is off-street parking available for one car.

Bedrooms: The pictures here show both bedrooms as doubles however Bedroom 2 can be configured as two single beds if required - we require notice to change the beds.

More Details

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About the Owner

Neil Williams
Member since: 2011
Speaks English, French
Response time:
Within a few hours
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
25 May, 2017

Guestbook comments from the owner

Great ventral bolt-hole for exploring Cirencester & surrounding area. Lovely decor. Thank you!
May 2014
  • 1 of 3

Guestbook comments from the owner

Great ventral bolt-hole for exploring Cirencester & surrounding area. Lovely decor. Thank you!
May 2014
  • 1 of 3

31 Reviews

Exceptional! 5/5 -
(31 traveller reviews)

5

Loved Our Stay!!!!

  • 5 of 5

The apartment was PERFECTT!!!! If we could rate it a !0, it would be a 10+. When we arrived, we were welcomed with a bottle of Bubbly in the refrigerator and chocolate! Upon booking our stay, Neil was excellent. He made everything precise which made the transaction without hassle. We loved the town of Cirencester; the people were lovely! We fell in love with the place! We walked everywhere unless we ventured out onto the countryside. If we got lost, we would look for the church steeple! The location of the apartment was perfect for sightseeing trips throughout the Cotswolds. There are so many excellent places to dine, and a couple of great grocery stores nearby. During our stay, there were two open markets in the town center. Cirencester has a great Roman history with several sites and a museum in town . We highly recommend this property in every way! Thank you Neil providing such a wonderful place during our stay in the Cotswolds. We do hope to have the opportunity to return!

  • Review Submitted: Apr 22, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Apr 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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5

Cirencester a beautiful town in the Cotswolds

  • 5 of 5

The apartment was lovely the rooms were a delight and it was so quiet that you could hear a pin drop yet we where only a few minutes walk into the middle of Cirencester.

Lots of nice shops and bars

We all four of us agreed that we would put this on our list to return again,

Thanks Neil

Anna

  • Review Submitted: Apr 18, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Apr 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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5

Very nice apartment in an excellent location

  • 5 of 5

Really enjoyed our stay here, 4 nights in March 2017. Very nice,stylish and well equipped apartment a few minutes walk from the town centre. Would thoroughly recommend.

  • Review Submitted: Mar 18, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Mar 2017
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
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5

Wonderful New Year's Eve Vacation

  • 5 of 5

We stayed in Neil's apartment in Cirencester for a week across New Year's Eve 2016/2017 and had a thoroughly wonderful time. The visit was made so positive by a number of factors:

1. The responsiveness of Neil to our initial booking request and then communication, throughout, was excellent. We knew precisely what was happening, what was available to us, what was expected of us, where to go and how to get there at all times. All correspondence was very clear and we appreciated that greatly. Of particular value were the decorations to the parking spot - our GPS was somewhat confused and without Neil's written instruction we'd have been circling Cirencester for hours! It was also good to know, in advance, that the street on which the property sits is very narrow.

2. The apartment itself was impeccable, beautifully decorated and equipped with everything that we needed - and probably more. We spent a lot more time in the accommodation than we had initially expected to, simply because it was so comfortable and so pleasant.

3. Cirencester is a charming market town and the very centre of the town is a mere 5min (slow) walk from the apartment. There is a range of nice cafes, bars, restaurants and shops within short walking distance and we sampled many of them. The nearby Corinium Museum was a nice way to spend an hour or two and it was very easy to strike out into the fantastic countryside. Great apartment, great location.

One thing to be aware of - Cirencester is not an "open all hours" place so, if you're coming from a big city, be aware that things might close a little more early than you're used to. If you arrive with that in mind, you'll have a terrific time.

  • Review Submitted: Jan 3, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Dec 2016
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Dear Jamie & Holly thank you so much for your review and we're so pleased that you enjoyed Cirencester and the apartment. Your review, will I'm sure, be of value to future guests. We look forward to welcoming you back. Kind regards, Neil
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5

Superb property in excellent location

  • 5 of 5

The period entrance hall sets the scene for this delightful

Period property.Coxwell Court is situated in the centre of town on a remarkably quiet street.The property has been

Refurbished to a high standard and is tastefully furnished.The open plan sitting room has lovely views over the courtyard gardens.It is difficult to believe the property is in the centre of town! The kitchen,although compact, is well equipped and had a tea tray laid ready for our arrival(and milk in the fridge)- a thoughtful gesture.The bed was very comfortable and dressed with crisp white bed linen.

The property is in a perfect location with many great places to eat and drink , just minutes away. There are also many wonderful independent shops to browse around.Ideally situated, this property is the perfect base to explore the Cotswolds .......stay and enjoy!

  • Review Submitted: Dec 19, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Dec 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you for your glowing review and we're delighted that you enjoyed your stay in Cirencester. We look forward to welcoming you back. Have a very happy Christmas.
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5

Great location!

  • 5 of 5

This is a lovely remodeled flat. We found everything we needed and could walk to everything. We appreciated the kitchen being well stocked with kitchen items for us to cook with. We would have liked a couch that we didn't slide off of. Maybe one a little taller. The lady at the gate made sure we were able to park in the back and questioned us about who we were renting from. We did get locked out one night and had to come through the unit to the back to open it up. This place is good for adults but not sure about children. Seemed as though there were many retired folks living at the property. The property is well kept and the gardens are beautiful.

  • Review Submitted: Sep 11, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Sep 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Hi, we're delighted that you had a great time at Coxwell Court and for the feedback. We agree with your comments about the sofas so these have now been replaced. We look forward to welcoming you back so you can try them out! Kind regards Neil
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Location

Activity and Interests

Nearest Airport : Bristol International at 50 Miles Nearest Barpub : Graze at 200 Metres Nearest Ferry : Southampton at 68 Miles Nearest Golf : Cirencester at 2 Miles Nearest Train : Kemble at 6 Miles Nearest Motorway : Junction 15 M4 at 18 Miles Nearest Restaurant : Graze at 200 Metres Nearest Ski : Gloucester Dry Slope at 15 Miles Nearest Beach : The Cotswold Waterpark at 5 Miles Car: not necessary

Considered to be the Capital of The Cotswolds, Cirencester is an historic market town that makes a fantastic base for exploring the surrounding area. Situated only 1.5 h from Heathrow by car it also has direct rail connections from London Paddington to Kemble station and a direct coach service via Heathrow from London Victoria.

This popular tourist destination has a multitude of restaurants, bars and pubs to explore in addition to the famous Corinium Museum, Roman Amphitheatre and an outdoor pool. An ideal base for walkers, cyclists and those that enjoy the outdoors.

Attractions within a short distance include Cheltenham with its race course, Badminton, Cirencester polo park, The Cotswold Water Park a Roman Villa and of course the stunning Cotswold countryside.

Also ideally located for Tetbury (10miles), Bourton on the Water (16m), Swindon (16m),Cheltenham (18 m), Stow on the Wold (19m), Bath (35m), Bristol (38m), Oxford (39m), Stratford upon Avon (40m), and Birmingham (68m)

Prices and Availability

Rental rates

Convert Currency
Rental Period Minimum Price Additional Nights Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event Price
 
Christmas 2017
23 Dec 2017 - 30 Dec 2017
3 night minimum stay
£900
for 3 nights
From
£300
£1,500
 
 
NYE
31 Dec 2017 - 1 Jan 2018
2 night minimum stay
£600
for 2 nights
From
£300
 
 
My Standard Rate
2 night minimum stay
£280
for 2 nights
From
£140
From
£180
Fri,Sat
£700
£2,100
 

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • 50% refund for cancellations more than 14 days before check-in date.
  • 100% refund for cancellations more than 30 days before check-in date.
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Facilities

Property Type

  • apartment

Theme

  • Family
  • Historic
  • Romantic
  • Tourist Attractions

General

  • Activities Guide
  • Broadband Access
  • Fireplace
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room ...
  • Local Activities Guide
  • Local Maps
  • Parking
  • Parking Off Street
  • Toilet Paper
  • Towels Provided
  • Tumble Dryer
  • Washing Machine
  • Wireless Internet
  • Wood Stove

Kitchen

  • 4 Ring Stove
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Freezer
  • Grill
  • Kitchen ...
  • Oven ...
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator
  • Hob ...
  • Stove
  • Toaster

Dining

  • Dining Area

Entertainment

  • Books
  • Books - Fiction / Non-fiction
  • DVD Player
  • Games
  • Radio
  • Television

Suitability

  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • not suitable for elderly or infirm
  • wheelchair inaccessible

Location Type

  • rural
  • town

Attractions

  • arboretum
  • autumn foliage
  • churches
  • laundrette - not serviced
  • forests
  • library
  • live theatre
  • museums
  • playground
  • pond
  • recreation centre
  • restaurants
  • ruins
  • water parks
  • winery tours

Leisure Activities

  • bird watching
  • eco tourism
  • horse riding
  • outlet shopping
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • walking

Local Services & Businesses

  • ATM/bank
  • Babysitter
  • fitness centre
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundrette - serviced
  • massage therapist
  • medical services

Sports & Adventure Activities

  • cycling
  • equestrian events
  • fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • hunting
  • jet skiing
  • mountain biking
  • sailing
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • water skiing
  • water tubing
  • wind-surfing

Bathrooms

  • Bathroom 1 - Toilet, Bath with Shower

Bedrooms

  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 4
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 Double Bed
  • Bedroom 2 - 1 Double Bed
  • Bedroom 1 has a UK double (4'6') bed Bedroom 2 may be configured as a large double (5'0') bed or two smaller singles (2'6')

Outside

  • Terrace
  • Terrace
  • 4 garden chairs

Meals

  • Self-catering

House Rules

  • Max. occupancy: 4
  • non smoking only
  • pets not allowed
  • children welcome

Special Offers

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Portable wifi hotspot