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Heron's Nest

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1 bedroom
1 bathroom
4 guests
3 nights minimum
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This newly converted cottage has been lovingly designed, to created a 'home from home feeling'. The cottage has its own private, south facing garden which enjoys a peaceful location and stunning views. The woodlands and fields hold an abundance of wildlife and birdlife all of which can be viewed from the property. Heron's Nest is situated down a quiet lane, 3 miles from the famous town of Royal Wootton Bassett. There are plenty of shops, pubs and restaurants to enjoy. Please note - changeover days are Mondays and Fridays, enabling our guests to enjoy a 3 night weekend (Friday 3pm - Monday 10am) 4 night mid week break (Monday 3pm - Friday 10am) 7 night week break (Friday 3pm - Friday 10am or Monday 3pm - Monday 10am) There is a £10 per night charge for a dog. There is an extra charge of...This newly converted cottage has been lovingly designed, to created a 'home from home feeling'. The cottage has its own private, south facing garden which enjoys a peaceful location and stunning views. The woodlands and fields hold an abundance of wildlife and birdlife all of which can be viewed from the property. Heron's Nest is situated down a quiet lane, 3 miles from the famous town of Royal Wootton Bassett. There are plenty of shops, pubs and restaurants to enjoy. Please note - changeover days are Mondays and Fridays, enabling our guests to enjoy a 3 night weekend (Friday 3pm - Monday 10am) 4 night mid week break (Monday 3pm - Friday 10am) 7 night week break (Friday 3pm - Friday 10am or Monday 3pm - Monday 10am) There is a £10 per night charge for a dog. There is an extra charge of £10 per person over the standard 2 person occupancy.More
House Rules
Pets Allowed: Yes
Smoking Allowed: No
Kid Friendly: Yes
Bathrooms
1 Full bath
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About the Owner
Hillary W
Languages spoken:English
Response Rate:95%
Response Time:Within a day
Listed Since:September 2015
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A Holiday Lettings verified reviewer
Reviewed September 14, 2020 via mobile

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Date of stay: August 2020
Seaside599098, VR Owner at Heron's Nest, responded to this reviewResponded October 5, 2020

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Reviewed August 20, 2020 via mobile

Herons Nest was a perfect home from home whilst visiting this lovely area. Very friendly and welcoming hosts who care about your stay. Would highly recommend!

Date of stay: August 2020
Thank mheydon2015
Seaside599098, VR Owner at Heron's Nest, responded to this reviewResponded September 7, 2020

Ahh - Thank you for your very kind words. I am so pleased you had a lovely time and enjoyed your stay at Herons Nest. xx

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Enniskillen, United Kingdom
Reviewed November 8, 2018 via mobile

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Date of stay: October 2018
Seaside599098, VR Owner at Heron's Nest, responded to this reviewResponded November 18, 2018

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Reviewed October 11, 2018

A lovely family run, dog friendly cottage with everything you would need for a 'home from home' vacation. The location is peaceful with stunning views over the fields and countryside and Hillary (the owner) welcomed us with a beaming smile and wonderful home cooked scones!...More

Date of stay: October 2018
Thank Helen B
Reviewed September 2, 2018

Lovely and quite lovely walks near by dogs and grandchildren loved it would certainly want to go again

Date of stay: September 2017
Thank GoPlaces728886
Management response:Responded September 2, 2018

Ahh - thank you for your kind words, hope to see you soon. Warmest regards Hillary

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Reviewed March 5, 2018 via mobile

5 Star pet Friendly accommodation with everything you need for a relaxing break. Enclosed Garden ideal for your pet to explore, overlooking the countryside. Hillary and Nick are great hosts and go above and beyond to help out. I look forward to staying at this...More

Date of stay: March 2018
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Management response:Responded March 7, 2018

Ahh - thank you for your very kind words about your stay at Heron's Nest. It was lovely to meet you all and we hope to see you again when we have sunshine and no snow!!!

Reviewed June 3, 2017 via mobile

Herons nest is a lovely quiet cottage within the owners grounds. It is well set out with comfortable fixtures and furnishings. It has patio doors opening out onto a fully enclosed (dog safe) south facing garden where you will be able to see deers morning...More

Date of stay: June 2017
Thank gilly r
Management response:Responded June 5, 2017

Ahh - thank you for your kind words. I am so pleased you had a lovely time and I hope you had a good journey home. Hope to see you both sometime soon, Till then, Warmest regards Hillary and Nick

Reviewed September 5, 2016

This cottage is like home from home. Very cosy, warm and relaxing. It's on the grounds of the owners home and they make you feel so welcome, greeting you like long lost friends. They have thought of everything. I can highly recommend this cottage especially...More

Date of stay: September 2016
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Management response:Responded September 8, 2016

Thank you both for your very kind words - I hope that we'll see you all back here sometime soon x Till then, Warmest regards Hillary & Nick x

Reviewed June 9, 2016

This is such a lovely cottage and clean. The owners are very nice people and make you feel very welcome. When looking for a quiet weekend away i spotted herons nest online and im glad i did . The weather was lovely and we spent...More

Date of stay: June 2016
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Management response:Responded June 13, 2016

Dear Brenda, Thank you for your very kind words, it was lovely to have you both here. Perhaps we'll see you again sometime soon, till next time. Warmest regards Hillary :)

Reviewed November 13, 2015

We had a really warm welcome from Hillary. The nest was just perfect for our short break. The setting was lovely with country walks on the doorstep. Enjoyed watching the deer from the breakfast bar in the early mornings and stargazing through the velux windows...More

Date of stay: November 2015
Thank debbiehedges
Management response:Responded June 13, 2016

Dear Debbie Thank you for your very kind words, I am so pleased you had a lovely break. Kind regards Hillary

Amenities
Pets Allowed: Yes
Smoking Allowed: No
Kid Friendly: Yes
DVD Player
Alarm Clock
Grill
Blender
Ceiling Fans
Central Heating
Dishwasher
Freezer
Refrigerator
Highchair
Internet Access
Kettle
Linens Provided
Local Guides/Maps
Microwave
Outdoor Dining Area
Parking
Porch
Private Garden
Safe
Cooker
Toaster
Towels Provided
TV
Washer
Wi-Fi
Fishing Nearby
Horse Riding Nearby
There Are Tennis Courts Nearby
Watersports Nearby
Short Term Rentals (4 Days Or Fewer)
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About the neighbourhood
Heron's Nest is located 3 miles from Royal Wootton Bassett which is our local town. We are nestled into the base of the Ridgeway, surrounded by fields. There are wonderful walks and plenty of fabulous, historic, places of interest and beautiful towns and cities to visit. Stonehenge, Avebury, Bath, Oxford, Marlborough, Bristol, Castle Combe and the Cotswolds are all within an hours drive.
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