The Lakeside Yurt

Beckford near Tewkesbury, Heart of England (Ref. 6017)

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Cottage features

  • Hot tub
  • Swimming pool
  • Off road parking
  • Ground floor accommodation
  • Ground floor bedroom
  • Smoke-free
  • Garden / Patio
  • Dishwasher
  • Rating

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  • Sleeps

    2

  • Bedrooms

    1

  • Bathrooms

    1

  • Pets

    Yes

The Property

A truly unique Gloucestershire holiday home! This impressive 16' round modern yurt is set in an idyllic location overlooking the owner's fishing lake, on the outskirts of the pretty village of Beckford, on the Gloucestershire/Worcestershire border. Surprisingly spacious, this wonderful cosy Gloucestershire holiday home is ideal for a romantic retreat. This unusual Gloucestershire holiday accommodation has been stylishly furnished, including a fitted kitchen, delightful roll-top bath and a dining area from where you can enjoy views across the lake. The hand-built wooden veranda outside this Gloucestershire property is an ideal place for alfresco dining and enjoying the peace and tranquillity on offer. Guests at this Gloucestershire holiday home will also enjoy the sole use of the outdoor hot tub, set next to the yurt overlooking the lake. Alternatively, you may wish to make use of the owner's swimming pool, or relax in their large field. The delights of the Cotswolds, including the village of Broadway, are close by, as are numerous National Trust properties, the town of Cheltenham and miles of wonderful English countryside. A real hidden gem, and a very special Gloucestershire holiday property.

Accommodation

All ground floor. Open plan yurt accommodation with one double bed, roll-top bath with hand-held shower attachment, basin, fitted kitchen, dining area and sitting area with coal-effect gas fire. Separate compost WC just outside yurt.

Amenities

Underfloor heating with gas fire in sitting area. Combination oven/microwave, 2 ring gas hob, dishwasher, fridge. All fuel and power inc. in rent. Bed linen and towels inc. in rent. Sole use of hot tub next to yurt. Use of owner's outdoor swimming pool by arrangement. Wooden veranda overlooking fishing lake, with furniture and BBQ. Use of owner's field. Fire pit in wood. Use of rowing boat by arrangement with owner. Bike storage available. Off road parking for 1 car. 1 well-behaved dog welcome. Sorry, no smoking. Shop and pub/restaurant 8 mins walk. Note: No TV. Note: Check-in 4pm, check-out 10am.

This property offers the following short breaks:

  • Winter
  • Off-season
  • Last minute

About the location

BECKFORD

Evesham & Tewkesbury 6 miles; Cheltenham 9 miles; Broadway 11 miles.

The pretty village of Beckford boasts many amenities, with an excellent country inn, Norman church and nature reserve, in one of the most unspoilt areas of England. The village sits on the Worcestershire/Gloucestershire border, close to the old market town of Evesham, famous for its horticulture. The regency spa town of Cheltenham, with its range of shops, cinemas, theatres, restaurants, pubs, and famous Gold Cup horse racing, is a short drive away. Also close is Broadway, a quintessential English village, one of the most beautiful in the Cotswolds, offering a superb range of unique shops and boutiques, top class art galleries, restaurants and hotels and steeped in history with its origins dating back to Roman times. The surrounding open countryside offers agricultural shows, open gardens and village fetes, plus many lovely walks, cycles trails, museums and National Trust properties - something to suit all tastes at any time of year.

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