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Coach Cottage - Self Catering Holiday Cottage

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Overview
1 bedroom
1 bathroom
2 guests
3 nights minimum 
Condo/Apartment
A super, newly renovated (Dec 2016) 1 Bedroom self catering C19th stone cottage just outside Peterborough in a picturesque village, situated on the banks of the river Nene. Secure behind their own automated gates, the private drive has parking for one car. Easy to find with A1 (M) and A 47 near by and on the boarder of three counties; Cambridgeshire, Northampton and Lincolnshire; this is the ideal spot for, many activities or doing absolutely nothing. PLEASE NOTE : The Pool is outdoors and is seasonal. It is open from 1st April to 30th Sept. It is HEATED from 1st June to 31st August.
House Rules
Pets not allowedKid friendlyNo smoking
Please respect a ''Quiet Time'' between 10pm and 8am. No parties.
Bedrooms
1 Double
Bathrooms
1 Unknown type

Meet the host
Stephen & Philip W
Hosting since January 2016
Languages spoken: English
Response Time: Within a few hours
Interaction with guestsWe'll meet you on site with the keys to the cottage and are eager to share our knowledge of the area and things to do to keep you entertained during your stay. If you have any questions during your stay, we are readily available to help whenever necessary.

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Reviews (8)
Oblix
Oblix
Newcastle upon Tyne, United Kingdom57 contributions
5.0 of 5 bubbles
A piece of Heaven
What an amazing, beautiful & peaceful place. This cottage is perfect, the attention to detail is incredible, so comfortable, thoughtfully & sympathetically appointed. We needed to recharge our batteries & this place is absolutely the right spot for it. We wanted for absolutely nothing from the minute we arrived until we left. The added bonus was the crystal blue, out door swimming poor which made us feel as if we were in another country all together. Philip & Stephen were so charming, genuinely welcoming & helpful. Wished we could stay for ever. Thank you.
Visited September 2018
Written September 1, 2018. This review is the subjective opinion of a Tripadvisor member and not of Tripadvisor LLC. Tripadvisor performs checks on reviews.
Connector671343
Connector671343
Thank you very much indeed. It was our pleasure !
Written October 24, 2019. This response is the subjective opinion of the management representative and not of Tripadvisor LLC.

Tom C
Tom C
Southend-on-Sea, United Kingdom1 contribution
5.0 of 5 bubbles
AMAZING!!!
Stephen and Phil are fantastic hosts they couldn’t make you feel more at home or welcome if they tried! The two dogs are fantastic company and have lovely temperament and natures we do miss them a little from our stay at the cottage! The cottage was beautiful very clean tidy and very functional offering you everything you need to cook clean and wash your clothes! The en-suite makes the perfect touch to the bedroom and is again very clean and modern! The scenery and location of the cottage is perfect the lovely walks you can have along the riverbank or to the local towns which have plenty to chose from in places to dine! The weekend was perfect for me and my partner we enjoyed our stay very much and would highly recommend this cottage and Stephen and Paul. If your thinking of coming to Peterborough stop looking and just book here.
Visited May 2018
Written May 9, 2018. This review is the subjective opinion of a Tripadvisor member and not of Tripadvisor LLC. Tripadvisor performs checks on reviews.

aimeelou2018
aimeelou2018
Berkshire, United Kingdom10 contributions
5.0 of 5 bubbles
Practically Perfect in every way!
Wow! Where to start? From the moment we arrived, Stephen and Philip made us feel welcome and at home. Stephen gave us a tour of the property and the stunning grounds before helping us with our bags into our cottage and leaving us to get settled. The property was perfection! Stephen and Philip have not missed a single detail. The decor was pretty, modern and yet "cosy cottage/shabby chic" homely, all at the same time. The cottage was immaculate, not a speck of dust or dirt to be found. The bed was comfy and the bed linen was clean, resulting in three blissful night's sleep. Soft fluffy towels were also provided. It really did feel like we were at home. We were blown away at how beautiful the scenery was beyond the cottage. The river and surrounding fields provide great opportunity for exploring and walking. The pool and welcomed access into Stephen and Philip's garden on the river, were extra little details that only contributed to making our stay fabulous. The only negative was having to leave! We both look forward to visiting again. Many thanks to you both.
Visited August 2017
Written August 24, 2017. This review is the subjective opinion of a Tripadvisor member and not of Tripadvisor LLC. Tripadvisor performs checks on reviews.
Connector671343
Connector671343
Thank you both very much for your amazing review - really appreciated. It was absolutely our pleasure and we look forward to seeing you again ! Best wises from us both, Stephen and Philip xx
Written August 29, 2017. This response is the subjective opinion of the management representative and not of Tripadvisor LLC.

Natalie
Natalie
Cambridge, United Kingdom143 contributions
5.0 of 5 bubbles
A perfect oasis with wonderful hosts
This is a rare find, that I actually don't want to share with the public, but of course I will! From start to finish a perfect experience. Stephen and Philip are the perfect hosts and obviously put their heart and soul into their business. The cottage was immaculate with everything we needed. The setting of the cottages is just beautiful. We had a perfect evening enjoying a drink by the river accessed through their garden. It's idyllic and unexpected. Probably the prettiest place in Cambridgeshire. We were lucky to enjoy a drink or two with them by the pool with their dogs on a wonderful balmy evening. Can't wait to go back.
Visited July 2017
Written July 20, 2017. This review is the subjective opinion of a Tripadvisor member and not of Tripadvisor LLC. Tripadvisor performs checks on reviews.
Connector671343
Connector671343
Hi Natalie , wow, thank you for your review - very much appreciated. We too had a lovely evening and would love to see you both back again soon ! With best wishes from us both to you both , Stephen and Philip x
Written July 22, 2017. This response is the subjective opinion of the management representative and not of Tripadvisor LLC.

jennette d
jennette d
1 contribution
5.0 of 5 bubbles
Perfect retreat with pool
We just stayed at coach cottage in nene river cottages in the lovely hamlet of water newton. The cottage was beautifully decorated and very well equipped with everything we could want. The addition of a lovely outdoor pool and loungers was fabulous and the walk only a minute to the riverside is so convenient and peaceful and idyllic a perfect setting. We took our small dog too who was welcomed. The hosts who live opposite cottages were very helpful and welcoming. Thankyou for a great 3 days we will be returning!!!
Visited July 2017
Written July 10, 2017. This review is the subjective opinion of a Tripadvisor member and not of Tripadvisor LLC. Tripadvisor performs checks on reviews.
Connector671343
Connector671343
Thanks very much indeed Jennette. We are delighted you enjoyed your stay and we look forward to seeing you again soon ! Best wishes from us both, Philip and Stephen
Written July 13, 2017. This response is the subjective opinion of the management representative and not of Tripadvisor LLC.

steveD9370TY
steveD9370TY
Glen Allen, VA1 contribution
5.0 of 5 bubbles
Quaint English retreat.
Stayed here post a business trip to London. My wife and I used the cottage as a base to visit local tourist spots nearby - Cambridge, Stamford, Rutland Water. Coach Cottage is a delightful, comfortable and beautifully done unit lacking nothing in attention to detail. The staff were very attentive, responsive and willing to resolve anything at any time for us, even organizing a driver to take us to Heathrow if we needed. We must highly recommend this place to stay.
Visited March 2017
Written March 25, 2017. This review is the subjective opinion of a Tripadvisor member and not of Tripadvisor LLC. Tripadvisor performs checks on reviews.
Connector671343
Connector671343
Steve, thanks so much for your review. We are delighted you both had a lovely stay and look forward to your next stay :o)
Written March 26, 2017. This response is the subjective opinion of the management representative and not of Tripadvisor LLC.

Stephanie M
Stephanie M
London, United Kingdom4 contributions
5.0 of 5 bubbles
Cosy luxury with great hosts!
Coach Cottage has been finished to a very high standard and comes equipped with everything you need for a self-catered holiday! It's bright and cheerful but also cosy, a great place for a romantic getaway. The cottage is in a lovely village surrounded by beautiful countryside and many walking trails. The owners are friendly and take good care of their guests: it's obvious that they really care about providing a quality experience for their guests! With a beautiful church in the village as well as other accommodation and entertaining space on the same property as Coach Cottage, this is a perfect setting for a wedding or other special event. Thanks for a great getaway, I will definitely be back!
Visited February 2017
Written March 15, 2017. This review is the subjective opinion of a Tripadvisor member and not of Tripadvisor LLC. Tripadvisor performs checks on reviews.
Connector671343
Connector671343
Hi Stephanie, thanks so much for your review. It's very much appreciated and we look forward to seeing you again soon ! Best wishes from us both xx
Written March 16, 2017. This response is the subjective opinion of the management representative and not of Tripadvisor LLC.

gavin811
gavin811
Longfield, United Kingdom1 contribution
5.0 of 5 bubbles
Fantastic
Our stay felt like a home away from home. The hosts were fantastic and always available. The cottage had everything you could ever need, milk, tea, coffee boardgames etc. Location is idyllic, lots of things to see and do in the area, steam trains, river and beautiful country walks. We even visited the local church which is extremely close to the cottages. Perfect setting for a wedding.
Visited March 2017
Written March 7, 2017. This review is the subjective opinion of a Tripadvisor member and not of Tripadvisor LLC. Tripadvisor performs checks on reviews.
Connector671343
Connector671343
Wow! Thank you Gavin for your lovely review. It was super to host you and Jack and glad you both made the most of what we have both in the cottage and around us locally. We look forward to seeing and hosting you both again.
Written March 7, 2017. This response is the subjective opinion of the management representative and not of Tripadvisor LLC.

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What this rental offers
Kitchen and dining
  • Grill
Entertainment
  • DVD player
  • Television
Parking
  • Secure parking available
Indoor amenities
  • Central heating
  • Fireplace
  • Internet access
  • Cable television
Bathroom and laundry
  • Linens provided
  • Towels provided
Location info
  • Kid friendly
Outdoor amenities
  • Shared outdoor pool (heated)
Wi-fi and internet
  • Wi-fi

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Map
About the neighbourhood
Water Newton is a small hamlet of around 40 houses, mostly built of 'Cotswold stone'. We have an historic church dating back to around 1100AD. The remains of Edward Edwards of Mutiny on the Bounty fame, are interred in the church. We have a working waterways lock which sees high River traffic during the boating season. The village is also famous for the discovery of Roman gold and silver in a field adjacent to Mill Lane, called the Water Newton Treasure (now in the British Museum).
Access
Car advised
How to get there
We are 3 miles North of junction 17 of A1 and 3 miles South of the A1/A47 cross road junction at Wansford. The village is between the A1 and the River Nene with just 2 roads - The Old North Road and Mill Lane, on which we are located towards the bottom, through large electric white gates.

Things to know
Check in / out timings
Check in after 3 p.m. Check out by 11 a.m.
Cancellation policy
  • 100% refund within 24 hours after booking (provided the stay is at least 60 days away).
  • 50% refund* if you cancel at least 8 weeks before check-in
  • 25% refund* if you cancel at least 4 weeks before check-in
  • No refund available once booking is confirmed

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Frequently Asked Questions about Coach Cottage - Self Catering Holiday Cottage

Coach Cottage - Self Catering Holiday Cottage is able to accommodate up to 2 guests. See all property details.

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