Enquire / Book
Independent Cottages Logo

No Booking Fees

Verified Owners

Unique Offers

Garden Cottage

7 Nights FromSee prices

  • £305
    Low season
  • £560
    Peak season

Availability View full calendar

  • Available
  • Unavailable
Preferred arrival day: Saturday

Key Information

  • Sleeps


  • Bedrooms

    2 Rooms

  • Min Nights

    With Owner

  • Children


  • WiFi


  • Dogs


  • Access


  • Open Fire
  • Off-Road Parking

About Garden Cottage

Garden Cottage is a welcoming, well-equipped holiday cottage that can accommodate four guests (plus cot) in two bedrooms. The cottage is located in Rockbourne, an attractive Hampshire village near to the New Forest, Cranborne Chase and Salisbury. With gardens at the front and rear of the cottage leading to winterbourne stream and direct access onto downland walks, this is an ideal holiday retreat at any time of the year.

Rockbourne is a pretty village on the edge of the New Forest, with its timber framed cottages nestling amongst the picturesque downland of the Cranborne Chase Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty. The village is surrounded by wonderful countryside where you will see donkeys, ponies and cattle roam freely. It is home to the Rockbourne Roman Villa and St. Andrew's Church with Norman origins set on the hillside overlooking the village. Within a short walk of the cottage you also have the Rose and Thistle, an attractive thatched village pub with an excellent menu and good pint of real ale.

Nearby and within easy reach is the Elizabethan Manor House in the village of Breamore and Salisbury's magnificent medieval cathedral. Often referred to as 'The City in the Countryside', Salisbury has much to offer with its historic architecture, restaurants and shops and is just a twenty minute car ride (ten miles) from Garden Cottage. The seaside resort of Bournemouth is also easily accessible and twenty miles away.

Rockbourne Trout Fishery offers fly fishing and the local area also offers horse riding and golf. For those wanting a day by the sea, the coast is just half an hour by car.

Located in an Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty, Garden Cottage is ideal for those who enjoy country walks and conveniently located for visiting the many attractions of the area.

Contact the owner

Owner details:

Adele Holmes joined Independent Cottages in December 2011

1) Phone:

2) Enquire online:

3) Visit the owner's website (opens in a new window):

Amenities / Facilities

  • Open Fire
  • Off-Road Parking
  • Cot
  • Pub Nearby
  • Garden/ Outside Area
  • DVD Player
  • Washing Machine
  • Microwave
  • Dish washer
  • CD Player
  • Shower
  • Bath
  • Horse Riding Nearby
  • WiFi

Location (Hampshire)

Accessed via a short lane, Garden Cottage is set back from the village road by approximately seventy yards and sits in a row of four cottages which enjoy a nice sunny aspect.

Accommodation Comprises:

  • Entrance hall.
  • Sitting room with comfy seating positioned around the open fire, satellite television (Freesat), DVD player and stereo.
  • Cloakroom on the ground floor with wash basin and WC.
  • Kitchen well-equipped for self-catering with a dishwasher, microwave, washing machine, electric cooker and fridge/freezer.
  • Off the kitchen is a dining area with lots of natural light, pine table seating six and views over the garden.
  • Double bedroom with pine furniture and lovely views over the garden at the front and village.
  • Twin bedroom with two single beds and views over the garden and river.
  • Modern bathroom with bath, power shower over, wash basin and WC.

Outside: The front garden has a long lawned area which is screened by trees and shrubs providing plenty of privacy. This leads to a small stream and seat where you can sit and relax. There is also a small lawned area immediately at the front of the cottage with rockery border. The rear garden offers an enclosed paved and grass area with access out onto a footpath. Barbeque and outdoor furniture are provided for guests enjoyment.

Additional information: Prices are inclusive of electricity, bed linen, towels and central heating during winter months. Prices are based on four guests. A small extra charge may be applicable for one to two extra guests at the owner's discretion. Logs and coal are provided in the winter. Tumble-dryer facilities available upon request.

Garden Cottage Tariff & Supplementary Information

Bedroom Configuration:
Sleeps 4 in 2 bedrooms (1 Double, 1 Twin)
Dogs allowed on request - please enquire with cottage owner
Unlikely to be suitable for wheelchair users. Please discuss any specific accessibility requirements with the owner
No smoking
Prices for 7 nights:
Low Season from £305
Mid Season from £475
High Season from £560
Peak Season £560
Preferred Arrival Day:
Payment Options:
Cheque, Bank Transfer
Booking Conditions:
Please refer to the owner for accessibility requirements, booking terms / conditions and cancellation policy.
Help combat online fraud. Speak to the owner on our officially verified number: +44(0)1725 518588 before paying by bank transfer.
Please discuss any requirements regarding your pet(s) with the property owner.
Independent Cottages recommends that you take out holiday cancellation insurance.

Owner Area

Adele Holmes
Member Since December 2011

Visit the owner's website (opens in new window)

Garden Cottage Noticeboard

No messages

Last Minute Offers

No current last minute offers

Garden Cottage 18 month availability calendar

  • Available
  • Unavailable
* Calendar last updated: 17th April 2018
Owner's Website