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Rose Cottage

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7 Nights See prices

  • £1500  to  £2600

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Short Breaks From

  • £200 p/night
    Off peak
    (3 night min)
  • £360 p/night
    Peak season
    (3 night min)

Key Information

  • Sleeps

    7

  • Bedrooms

    3 Rooms

  • Min Nights

    3 (all year)

  • Children

    Yes

  • WiFi

    Yes

  • Dogs

    Yes
    3+ Dogs

  • Bathrooms

    2

  • Access

    Stairs

  • Star Rating

    4 Star

About Rose Cottage

Rose Cottage is in an idyllic rural location close to the Shropshire Hills Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty (AONB), Offa's Dyke and the Welsh border. The three-bedroom cottage comfortably sleeps up to seven people with plenty of space both indoors and outside, and views that encompass Shropshire, Herefordshire and Powys.

The cottage is on Hicks Farm, where the owners' family has raised livestock (currently sheep and pigs) for more than a century. There is always something fun to see and do whether it's helping to bottle feed orphaned lambs, giving the pigs an appreciated scratch on the back or spotting a multitude of birds and wildlife that also call the farm their home. Rose Cottage is one of two self-catering holiday cottages on the farm, sharing excellent facilities that include a heated indoor swimming pool, games room and adventure playground. The cottages are private and separate from each other but can, depending on availability, be booked together to accommodate up to 21 people (plus five babies).

Being four miles from Presteigne, six miles from Knighton and within reach of Hereford and Ludlow makes Rose Cottage an excellent year-round destination. There are wonderful countryside walks and mountain bike trails nearby, as well as friendly towns and villages with excellent local shops, cafes and pubs selling delicious produce grown in the farms and orchards around the area.

Fun days out can include visiting Hereford Cathedral and seeing the Mappa Mundi, marvelling at the fantastic black and white buildings in Ludlow, walking in the footsteps of a king along Offa's Dyke, exploring beautiful gardens and ancient castles or even learning a new skill like cheese making.

The owners of Rose Cottage have been welcoming visitors to their farm since 1992 and understand their guests' needs, surprising visitors with thoughtful touches that make it feel like a genuine home-away-from-home.

Contact the owner

Owner details:

Susan Bywater joined Independent Cottages in August 2019


Enquire online / Phone:


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Amenities / Facilities

  • Swimming Pool
  • Log Burner
  • Off-Road Parking
  • Bluetooth
  • Cot
  • Highchair
  • Games Room
  • Bike Storage
  • iPod Docking
  • Garden/ Outside Area
  • Enclosed Garden
  • DVD Player
  • Smart TV
  • Washing Machine
  • Tumble Dryer
  • Microwave
  • Dish washer
  • CD Player
  • Shower
  • Bath
  • Horse Riding Nearby
  • WiFi
  • Farm Stay
  • Family Activity
  • Off Grid / Remote

Location (Powys)

Additional Information:

Rose Cottage has a traditional layout with the living space downstairs and bedrooms on the upper level. The house is beautifully furnished and decorated throughout, with thoughtful additions like hairdryers and clock radios in all of the bedrooms.

Downstairs:

  • Entry is through a hallway where there is room to hang coats and kick off shoes. Off the hallway is a utility room with a washer/dryer and room for muddy boots, and a separate cloakroom with a WC and handbasin.
  • Continue through to the spacious kitchen/diner which has authentic country charm. The solid dining table comfortably seats up to eight people and a high chair is available. The cupboards are full of utensils and equipment for self-catering, and appliances include a ceramic hob, full-sized oven and a dishwasher.
  • The welcoming living room has a wood burner, leather sofas, comfortable armchairs and a flatscreen TV with a DVD player and Freesat channels.

Upstairs:

  • Stairs lead to the first floor where there are three well-appointed bedrooms.
  • Master bedroom with a double bed, bedside tables and reading lights, and an ensuite with a shower over the bath, WC and handbasin.
  • Second bedroom with three single beds and a chest of drawers.
  • Twin bedroom with two single beds, a wardrobe and a chest of drawers for storage.
  • Family bathroom with a shower over the bath, WC and handbasin.

Outside: The garden at Rose Cottage is fenced and there is a BBQ cabin, garden furniture and outdoor toys. There is off-street parking for up to five cars. Guests also have access to the farm's indoor swimming pool and adventure playground.

Additional Information: Short breaks are available all year round depending on availability. Well behaved pets are welcome with prior agreement from the owner. Smoking is permitted but no in the Pool Barn leisure facilities as these are public areas with a non-smoking policy.

Star Rating: 4 Star

Rose Cottage Tariff & Supplementary Information

Season Weekly Rate Short Breaks

Sat, 1st Jun 2024 - Thu, 11th Jul 2024
Changeover: Mon / Fri, Min Nights: 3
Short break prices:
3 nights: £1,200 | 4 nights: £1,440 | 5 nights: £1,680 | 6 nights: £1,700
Under Occupancy Discount:
Up to 2 Guests 10.00% 7 Nights £1530.00

7 Nights
£1,700

3 Nights
£1,200


Fri, 12th Jul 2024 - Thu, 5th Sep 2024
Changeover: Saturday, Min Nights: 3
Short break prices:
3 nights: £1,540 | 4 nights: £1,850 | 5 nights: £2,160 | 6 nights: £2,200
Under Occupancy Discount:
Up to 2 Guests 10.00% 7 Nights £1980.00

7 Nights
£2,200

3 Nights
£1,540


Fri, 6th Sep 2024 - Thu, 17th Oct 2024
Changeover: Any Day, Min Nights: 3
Short break prices:
3 nights: £1,200 | 4 nights: £1,440 | 5 nights: £1,680 | 6 nights: £1,700
Under Occupancy Discount:
Up to 2 Guests 10.00% 7 Nights £1530.00

7 Nights
£1,700

3 Nights
£1,200


Fri, 18th Oct 2024 - Thu, 31st Oct 2024
Changeover: Any Day, Min Nights: 3
Short break prices:
3 nights: £1,400 | 4 nights: £1,680 | 5 nights: £1,960 | 6 nights: £2,000
Under Occupancy Discount:
Up to 2 Guests 10.00% 7 Nights £1800.00

7 Nights
£2,000

3 Nights
£1,400


Fri, 1st Nov 2024 - Thu, 12th Dec 2024
Changeover: Any Day, Min Nights: 3
Short break prices:
3 nights: £1,000 | 4 nights: £1,200 | 5 nights: £1,400 | 6 nights: £1,500
Under Occupancy Discount:
Up to 2 Guests 10.00% 7 Nights £1350.00

7 Nights
£1,500

3 Nights
£1,000


Fri, 13th Dec 2024 - Thu, 9th Jan 2025
Changeover: Any Day, Min Nights: 3
Short break prices:
3 nights: £1,800 | 4 nights: £2,160 | 5 nights: £2,520 | 6 nights: £2,600
Under Occupancy Discount:
Up to 2 Guests 10.00% 7 Nights £2340.00

7 Nights
£2,600

3 Nights
£1,800

Bedroom Configuration:
Sleeps 7 in 3 bedrooms (1 Double, 1 Twin, 1 Triple)
Children:
Yes
Dogs/Pets:
3 or more dogs welcome
Accessibility:
Unlikely to be suitable for wheelchair users. Please discuss any specific accessibility requirements with the owner
Smoking:
Smoking permitted
Preferred Arrival Day:
Flexible
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)O1544 260237 before paying by bank transfer.
Please discuss any requirements regarding your pet(s) with the property owner.
Children must be supervised when around / using the swimming pool.
Independent Cottages recommends that you take out holiday cancellation insurance.

Owner Area

Susan Bywater
Member Since August 2019

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Check out the very popular BBQ cabins and ..........new for this year The Corvid Trail, a marked trail to take you round the farm!

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* Calendar last updated: 14th June 2024
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