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The Aylesbury Cottage

Hinton, Gloucestershire (Ref. 906598)



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  • Icon/Feature/Off-road parking Off road parking
  • Icon/Feature/Ground floor bedroom Ground floor bedroom
  • Icon/Feature/Open fire Open fire
  • Icon/Feature/Garden or Patio Garden / Patio
  • Icon/Feature/Baby-friendly Cot available
  • Icon/Feature/Baby-friendly Highchair available
  • Icon/Feature/Shop Pub/shop < 1 mile
  • Icon/Feature/Washing machine Washing machine
  • Icon/Feature/Games room Games Room


30 Customer Reviews

  • "Angela the owner is a lovely,friendly and helpful lady and there is nothing she wouldn't do to help you."

    The cottage is spacious and clean and the bed is an experience. The only drawback is, not to park under the trees. Thank you. A&K Robson

    Reviewed by KeithJun 2021

  • "We stayed for a week in Aylesbury Cottage, very comfortable, every thing was there that we need, Angela very kindly left us a few goodies, which we would like to thank her for."

    We would certainly stay there again, it was so peaceful even though it was near the motorway, if you want a quiet restful holiday, that is the place to stay.

    Reviewed by MayJul 2019

  • "The property is within easy reach of the main A46 and M4 roads , for getting about to any of the local attractions."

    The welcome was great and friendly. Cottage was clean and tidy.

    Reviewed by GeraldJun 2019

  • "The setting is perfect, so private and peaceful but close to Bath and Bristol if you want to get out and about."

    Angela the owner of the cottages is delightful and so helpful and friendly. The cottage is very quaint, comfortable and has absolutely everything you need, feels very homely. I can't think of anything that would have improved my stay at the Aylesbury Cottage, Hinton Grange and I will definitely return.

    Reviewed by PaulJun 2019

  • "Angela and her husband made us very welcome, and the cottage was very clean and comfortable, lovely welcome pack including Angela's home baked bread, it was a home from home made more special by our hosts ."

    Its in a lovely quite location in the middle of beautiful countryside, we both had a lovely restful holiday in this lovely cottage.

    Reviewed by JeffreyMay 2019

  • "Lovely cottage in a very pretty, rural setting."

    Well appointed, with free access to a laundry room if required. Peaceful and quiet. Ideal location for visiting the many National Trust properties in the area, especially as Dyrham Park is practically on the door step. Bath and Bristol are an easy, short drive away and there are good food shopping facilities in the nearby towns and villages for easy self catering. The welcome was warm and friendly and the food and drink treats inside the cottage, including a seasonal Easter egg, were much appreciated. We will be visiting again.

    Reviewed by SharonApr 2019

  • "The owner was absolutely lovely."

    Even put a big box of toys in the cottage for my little grandson to play with. The bottle of wine, cereals, chocolates, bread etc were very appreciated. Our grandson loved the jam very much. We hope to come back.

    Reviewed by BrianOct 2018

  • "Aylesbury cottage is the grounds of the owners house."

    It is so peaceful and quiet with lovely grounds to wander round. Owners were so nice and helpful Local pub 5mins from cottage is excellent. A brilliant base for lots of places to visit.. Bristol, Bath, Bradford on Avon., Devises and Caen locks to name a few. Two Nat Trust properties nearby which are really good. Dyrham Park and Lacock Abbey ad Village. Would highly recommend Aylesbury cottage.

    Reviewed by HildaJul 2018

  • "We had a fantastic week in Aylesbury cottage."

    It was even better than we had hoped for. The cottage was very well furnished, equipped and finished. Our hosts were great and there were a lot of little touches like the bottle of wine, bread, milk etc waiting for our arrival which made us feel very welcome. I would certainly recommend it to anyone and the location is perfect for visiting Bath and many other local attractions or just sitting in peaceful surroundings and unwinding, whatever you want from your holiday.

    Reviewed by MikeJul 2018

  • "Arrived after a long hot motorbike ride, to a lovely homely cottage."

    Angela had provided milk, tea, coffee, brownie chocolates, wine, bread, butter and jam. Such nice touches to make you feel really welcome and at home. Cottage has everything you need and is set in nice grounds to wander in. The local pub is a five minute walk and is also very welcoming with good food. This was a very pleasant short break, totally relaxing. Thank you. Would recommend to all.

    Reviewed by HelenJun 2018

  • "Owners extremely friendly."

    Made us feel very welcome. Very nice to be met with freshly baked bread. Very quite location. Just what we wanted. Property very comfortable. Local pub extremely good food.

    Reviewed by RobertSep 2017

  • "Lovely welcome from Angela the owner with some nice goodies awaiting us on our arrival."

    The only slight disadvantage of the property for us was it is a little too remote.

    Reviewed by DavidSep 2017

  • "A very warm welcome."

    The welcome pack was beyond expectations and very welcome. Cottage was beautiful, clean and cosy.

    Reviewed by GemmaAug 2017

  • "A big thank you to the owner for making us welcome for our stay a great place ..."

    A big thank you to the owner for making us welcome for our stay a great place too stay very clean nice out lay thank you for the items you left us it was very nice of you enjoyed your animals

    Reviewed by ColinJun 2017

  • "We had a great weekend at Hinton Grange."

    The open fireplace was a treat and the cottage had a perfect mix of modern and old - it's hard to put these together sometimes but the decoration was very attractive and cosy. The owner was incredibly friendly and even picked up something for us at the market that we forgot at home. There was a care package of eggs, milk, tea, sugar, coffee, and freshly made bread for us when we arrived. There are lots of walking paths nearby and a nice pub just a 5 minute walk away where we had Sunday Lunch. I would definitely recommend this property and we intend to stay there again.

    Reviewed by JenniferMar 2017

  • "Great location handy for Bristol and Bath."

    In a quiet village but with good family friendly pub nearby. Helpful and friendly owner. Would recommend.

    Reviewed by AnnaOct 2016

  • "Very friendly and helpful owner of the cottage who left us some extras: bottle of wine, bar of chocolate, home made loaf of bread, four eggs, butter, tea, milk and coffee - which made us feel very welcome."

    Reviewed by MichaelSep 2016

  • "The cottage was very well equipped with many thoughtful touches."

    Quiet location but with easy access to Bristol and Bath. We were made to feel very welcome from the start and throughout the week our host was available if we needed anything. Having the pub/restaurant a short walk away was a great bonus too.

    Reviewed by ClarissaSep 2016

  • "The owner was helpful and welcoming."

    She couldn't have done more for us. The cottage was extremely comfortable and convenient for visiting the local area. Highly recommend this cottage to others

    Reviewed by StephanieAug 2016

  • "Angela was friendly and lovely, keen to help and answer any questions, she had a in depth knowledge about the area."

    Reviewed by DavidAug 2016

  • "This is a wonderful cottage and amazing grounds."

    We received a lovely warm welcome. The location was perfect. We couldn't fault it. We would definitely recommend!

    Reviewed by ParisJul 2016

  • "Friendly and helpful owner - but not at all intrusive."

    A lovely setting with pretty gardens - quiet but convenient with lots to do nearby. Cottage was well equipped. Great shower, very comfy bed and efficient heating.

    Reviewed by CatherineJun 2016

  • "A lovely mini-break during which we explored Bath and the surrounding countryside."

    Excellent accommodation in every respect.

    Reviewed by GeoffreyJun 2016

  • "The cottage was warm, comfortable & spacious, and the garden was lovely - enjoyed the duck pond."

    The owners were very welcoming & helpful. The location was excellent, quiet yet still close enough to so many places for a day out.

    Reviewed by DianeSep 2015

  • "The accommodation was in a fantastic location and the owner was so friendly and helpful."

    We had a wonderful week.

    Reviewed by AlisonAug 2015

  • "Lovely, cosy cottage in an amazing location, very tranquil, yet close to many attractions."

    Owners very friendly yet unobtrusive. Beautiful grounds. Overall, an excellent holiday cottage, which we would recommend to family and friends without hesitation.

    Reviewed by EileenJul 2015

  • "The situation of the cottage was very tranquil and the owner very helpful but in no way intrusive."

    We had a very nice holiday.

    Reviewed by MollyMay 2015

  • "The whole thing , the owners were so friendly ."

    The place was brilliant , good walks , good pub. Had a very relaxing time , cannot wait to go back.

    Reviewed by VivienNov 2014

  • "This is our third time to holiday with Sykes Cottages and this is definitely the best so far."

    The cottage is definitely 5 star self catering. It had everything we needed and it was top class.The owners were very helpful and we would definitely return and would definitely recommend it to family and friends.

    Reviewed by PatriciaSep 2014

  • "Loved the cottage for its quirkiness, peaceful location and comfort."

    The owners were great hosts. We will definitely stay again if we are in the area.

    Reviewed by AngelaSep 2014

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The property

An outstanding, semi-detached, stone barn conversion, ideally located in the grounds of the owner's home, surrounded by 6 acres of landscaped garden with duck pond, in the village of Hinton, just a short drive from the World Heritage city of Bath.

Beautifully furnished throughout, this charming Hinton holiday cottage provides spacious, contemporary accommodation ideal for a romantic break in one of the most idyllic parts of the country.

Set over the ground floor with just two steps down to the bedroom, this charming Hinton cottage offers a four-poster double bed with luxurious en-suite shower room.

The open plan living accommodation includes a beamed vaulted ceiling, well-equipped kitchen, dining area and a sumptuous sitting area with warming open fire, perfect for those chilly evenings.

Outside this Hinton cottage is a small front patio with furniture, perfect for enjoying a refreshing drink whilst taking in the peace and tranquillity of the area and the busy life of the quaint duck pond!

The pretty village of Hinton boasts an excellent village pub serving good food and real ales, whilst the nearby village of Pucklechurch offers a wider range of amenities including a bakery, village store and Post Office.

Many unspoilt villages are within easy reach including Lacock and Castle Coombe, as is The Cotswold Way for walking enthusiasts, many National Trust properties, Westonbirt Arboretum and Clarence House, while Bristol and Bath are a short drive.

A wonderful Hinton cottage for a memorable holiday at any time of year.

Note: This property can be booked with Ref. 24495, together they sleep 4.


  • All ground floor
  • One double four poster bedroom with en-suite double shower, basin and WC
  • Open plan living area with kitchen, dining area and sitting area with open fire
  • Shared on-site games room with full-size snooker table and table tennis.
  • Central thermostat controlled electric heating with open fire
  • Electric oven and hob, microwave, fridge, washing machine, TV with Freeview, DVD, CD/radio, selection of books, games and DVDs
  • Fuel, power and starter pack for fire inc. in rent
  • Bed linen and towels inc. in rent
  • Travel cot and highchair available
  • Off road parking for 1 car
  • Lockable bike storage available on request
  • Front patio with furniture
  • Sorry, no pets and no smoking
  • Shop 1 mile, pub 5 mins walk
  • Note: Bedroom accessed via two steps
  • Note: The four poster bed is high off the ground - steps are supplied in the bedroom if required
  • Note: Wifi is available in the living room via a hotspot

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About the location


Bath 11.5 miles; Bristol 15.5 miles.

The pretty village of Hinton lies in idyllic south Gloucestershire countryside, and boasts a traditional village pub serving excellent food and real ale. Many lovely walks and cycle routes can be enjoyed from the village, with the Cotswold Way and Monarch's Way running close by. Nearby, Dyrham Park, owned by the National Trust, offers 270 acres of ancient parkland, with breathtaking views, landscaped gardens, a beautiful 17th century mansion, tea room and historic herd of fallow deer. Also close by, the thriving village of Pucklechurch boasts a Grade I listed church, bakery, village store and post office. Badminton House and estate, home of the famous horse trials, is just a short drive away, as is the World Heritage city of Bath, offering something for everyone including stunning Georgian architecture, music festivals, Roman baths, unique shops, restaurants and the Thermae Bath Spa, Britain's only natural spa where you can indulge yourself under a starlit sky. The city of Bristol has a large number of museums featuring outstanding collections of art and archaeology, geology and natural history. Step on board the world's first great ocean liner, Brunel's SS Great Britain, in Bristol's historic Harbourside. An easy drive takes you to the picturesque village of Castle Coombe, well known for its car racing track, and the quaint National Trust village of Lacock, used in the filming of the BBC serial Cranford. Malmesbury, with its 12th century Benedictine Abbey, The Cotswold Water Park, Westonbirt Arboretum and the Royal Forest of Dean all make a lovely day out.

Region Information

This property offers the following short breaks:

  • Winter
  • Off-season
  • Last minute
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If your booking can't take place due to a COVID-19 lockdown in the UK or Ireland, you can request a change of date or receive a full rental charges refund.

Owners may request any evidence that they reasonably require before making a refund. Sykes Holiday Cottages is not agreeing to pay or guarantee any refund from the Owner to you under this Book with confidence.
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