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Heron Cottage, Burgate Manor Farm

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7 Nights See prices

  • £600  to  £1298

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Short Breaks From

  • £140 p/night
    Off peak
    (3 night min)
  • £303 p/night
    Peak season
    (3 night min)

Key Information

  • Sleeps

    4-6

  • Bedrooms

    2 Rooms

  • Min Nights

    3 (all year)

  • Children

    Yes

  • WiFi

    Yes

  • Dogs

    Please
    Enquire

  • Access
    G

    Ground floor
    Living

  • Off-Road Parking
  • Accessible by Public Transport

About Heron Cottage, Burgate Manor Farm

Heron Cottage is part of a collection of seven outstanding self-catering cottages in the New Forest. Tucked away on Burgate Manor Farm and close to the River Avon, the cottage sleeps up to six guests and is perfect for families and friends. It is possible to hire several, or even all, of the cottages together, to accommodate groups of up to 54 people, making Burgate Manor Farm ideal for everything from a quiet family getaway to a special celebration with family and friends.

Burgate Manor Farm is a mile outside Fordingbridge on the edge of the northern side of the New Forest National Park. You will find an excellent complement of shops and amenities in the pretty market town, complete with a medieval arched bridge that spans the river. St Mary’s Church was recorded in the Domesday Book, although much of the current building is relatively modern, having been built within the last 200 years. Be sure to search for the memorial to the last man killed in a duel in Britain, James Alexander Seaton. He is buried in the family vault, having died in 1845 after participating in a pistol fight on Gosport Beach.

The New Forest National Park is heaven for walking, cycling and equestrian sports. There is an excellent network of tracks and bridleways traversing the ancient landscape, with a path suitable for everyone regardless of their ability. The long-distance Avon Valley Path goes through Fordingbridge on its way from Salisbury to Christchurch, or follow the shorter, circular route that goes through Godshill. Bike hire is available from Sandy Balls, while nearby Arniss Stables can arrange pony trekking tailored to suit you, even if you are an equestrian novice.

The cottage is surrounded by 230 acres of private grassland, meadows and farmland. Burgate Manor Farm enjoys direct access to the River Avon, and the owners are happy to help guests arrange the relevant fishing tickets so you can fish for roach, pike, barbel and chub, among other species. The farm also has a games barn with pool tables, table football and table tennis, so there is always something fun to do.

There are numerous popular New Forest attractions within easy reach of Heron Cottage at Burgate Manor Farm. The National Motor Museum at Beaulieu is a fantastic day out for the entire family, as is Go Ape at the Moors Valley Country Park. Younger children will love Peppa Pig World at Paultons Park, and everyone will enjoy the activities at the New Forest Water Park. Salisbury, Portsmouth and Stonehenge are all within easy reach by car. Burgate Manor Farm is close to everything yet its position means that guests benefit from the peace.

Contact the owner

Owner details:

John Stallard joined Independent Cottages in June 2018


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Amenities / Facilities

  • Off-Road Parking
  • Accessible by Public Transport
  • Cot
  • Pub Nearby
  • Games Room
  • Bike Storage
  • Fishing Onsite
  • Golf Nearby
  • iPod Docking
  • Garden/ Outside Area
  • DVD Player
  • Washing Machine
  • Microwave
  • Dish washer
  • CD Player
  • Shower
  • Horse Riding Nearby
  • WiFi
  • Family Activity

Location (The New Forest)

Accommodation Comprises:

Heron Cottage is a charming holiday home with accommodation all on one level.

  • Open-plan living area with space to cook, dine and relax. Guests can watch the TV and relax on the comfortable three-seater sofas, or catch up about the days adventures over supper around the dining table.
  • The kitchen area has all the necessities needed for self-catering, including a dishwasher, cooker, fridge/freezer and ample cupboard space.
  • Master bedroom with a lovely double bed with bedside tables and reading lamps.
  • Twin bedroom with two 3ft single beds and a table with reading lamp in the middle. The decor in all of the bedrooms is stylish and neutral, meaning that all rooms are appropriate for either a child or adult guests.
  • Further sleeping is provided if needed on the double sofa bed in the living room.
  • Shower room with walk-in cubicle, WC and wash basin.

Outside: Glass French doors open from the living room onto a shaded patio area where there is a charcoal barbecue, table and chairs. Guests also have the shared use of the garden which overlooks the River Avon, and access to a games barn for undercover activities. The farm has cows, pigs and wild deer, and guests are welcome to explore the footpaths that run through the fields and beside the river. There is ample off-street parking.

Additional information: Heron has WiFi and central heating throughout. Electricity and linen are included and guests are requested to bring bath towels, and beach towels. Dogs are welcome by prior arrangement - please contact the owner to discuss numbers and breeds. Heron Cottage is a non-smoking property.

Heron Cottage, Burgate Manor Farm Tariff & Supplementary Information

Season Weekly Rate Short Breaks

Fri, 10th May 2024 - Thu, 23rd May 2024
Changeover: Mon / Fri, Min Nights: 3
Short break prices:
3 nights: £584 | 4 nights: £526

7 Nights
£834

4 Nights
£526


Fri, 24th May 2024 - Thu, 30th May 2024
Changeover: Any Day, Min Nights: 3
Short break prices:
3 nights: £440 | 4 nights: £832

7 Nights
£1,080

3 Nights
£440


Fri, 31st May 2024 - Thu, 25th Jul 2024
Changeover: Mon / Fri, Min Nights: 3
Short break prices:
3 nights: £652 | 4 nights: £586

7 Nights
£932

4 Nights
£586


Fri, 26th Jul 2024 - Thu, 22nd Aug 2024
Changeover: Mon / Fri, Min Nights: 3
Short break prices:
3 nights: £908 | 4 nights: £908

7 Nights
£1,298

3 Nights
£908


Fri, 23rd Aug 2024 - Thu, 29th Aug 2024
Changeover: Any Day, Min Nights: 3
Short break prices:
3 nights: £488 | 4 nights: £1,000

7 Nights
£1,298

3 Nights
£488


Fri, 30th Aug 2024 - Thu, 19th Sep 2024
Changeover: Mon / Fri, Min Nights: 3
Short break prices:
3 nights: £652 | 4 nights: £586

7 Nights
£932

4 Nights
£586


Fri, 20th Sep 2024 - Thu, 17th Oct 2024
Changeover: Mon / Fri, Min Nights: 3
Short break prices:
3 nights: £512 | 4 nights: £460

7 Nights
£730

4 Nights
£460

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Bedroom Configuration:
Sleeps 4-6 in 2 bedrooms (1 Double, 1 Twin + Double Sofa Bed)
Children:
Yes
Dogs/Pets:
Dogs allowed on request - please enquire with property owner
Accessibility:
Ground floor accommodation
Smoking:
No smoking
Preferred Arrival Day:
Mon/Fri
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)1425 653908 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.

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John Stallard
Member Since June 2018

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