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7 Nights FromSee prices

  • £455
    Low season
  • £710
    Peak season

Availability 12 month calendar

  • Available
  • Unavailable
Calendar last updated: 15th March 2018
Preferred arrival day: Friday

Key Information

  • Sleeps


  • Bedrooms

    2 Rooms

  • Min Nights

    With Owner

  • Children


  • WiFi


  • Dogs

    No Dogs

  • Access


  • Log Burner
  • Off-Road Parking

About Longley

Nailey Farm, is home to Longley Cottage which sits in a very special untouched corner of England. A designated Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty, situated on the south-facing slopes of St. Catherine’s Valley and enhanced only by the tranquillity of its surroundings. Nailey boasts stunning panoramic views over enchanting countryside. The unspoilt landscape provides a haven for many species of wildlife including foxes, deer, badgers, owls, buzzards and woodpeckers which are all regular visitors.

Approximately two miles away is the thriving ancient market town of Marshfield. Situated in beautiful Cotswold countryside it offers excellent shops and services including three historic pubs serving good food, wine and ale to suit every taste.

Nailey Farm is perfectly positioned with easy access to the elegant Georgian City of Bath (approximately fifteen minutes away), designated by UNESCO as a World Heritage Site. It is also only twenty five minutes from the historic maritime port of Bristol - both sites famed for their visitor attractions, architecture, art, vibrant and varied cultural scene and fantastic shopping. The picturesque villages of Castle Combe and Lacock are also just a few miles away.

Golf enthusiasts will be spoilt for choice, as there are no less than ten courses within easy reach, including Bowood, Castle Combe, Tracy Park, and Lansdown. For equestrians, Gatcombe Park horse trials and Badminton are close by, as is the racecourse at Bath. For those keen on motor sports Castle Combe also offers an outdoor Skid Pan and 350m Kart Track. For a more relaxed voyage, take a trip in a hot air balloon over Bath and beyond!

Other attractions, some within an hours drive, include the famous Longleat House and Safari Park; Westonbirt Arboretum; Bowood and Stourhead, among a wealth of many others noted for their beautiful houses and breathtaking gardens. The Ancient Stone Circles of Stonehenge and Avebury, the Tor and Abbey at Glastonbury, Cheddar Gorge, Wells Cathedral and many other places of interest can also be comfortably visited within a day.

Contact the owner

Owner details:

John & Brett Gardner joined Independent Cottages in August 2006

1) Phone:

2) Enquire online:

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

Amenities / Facilities

  • Log Burner
  • Off-Road Parking
  • Cot
  • Pub Nearby
  • Golf Nearby
  • Kingsize +
  • iPod Docking
  • Garden/ Outside Area
  • DVD Player
  • Washing Machine
  • Tumble Dryer
  • Microwave
  • Dish washer
  • CD Player
  • Shower
  • Bath
  • Horse Riding Nearby
  • Stables/ Livery Onsite
  • WiFi
  • Farm Stay

Location (Somerset)

Longley Cottage sleeps four guests in two bedrooms.

Accommodation comprises:

  • Ground floor master bedroom with king-size bed and en-suite bathroom with plenty of space.
  • Twin bedroom on the first floor next to the galleried sitting room with sofa bed that can also be used to provide two extra bed spaces when required.
  • Spacious en-suite bathroom with WC, wash basin and bath with shower attachment.
  • Shower/wet room with fixed shower, toilet, basin and shaver point.
  • Kitchen/dining room beautifully presented and equipped with dishwasher, electric oven, halogen hob, microwave and fridge with freezer box.
  • There is a communal laundry room for the shared use of guests with washing machine and tumble dryer.

Facilities: CD/DAB/AMFM radio (which is MP3 compatible), free WiFi, digital television with Freeview and DVD player, information on local tourist attractions to help you plan your holiday, books and games.

Outside: There is a sunny patio leading off to large gardens which are shared with the other guests, plus some two hundred acres of rolling farmland. Garden furniture, BBQ's and sun umbrellas are provided for guests enjoyment. Farm animals can be seen and there is plenty of wildlife on the doorstep. Lovely walks along footpaths are accessible straight from the cottage as well as glorious sunsets, stunning views and clear starry skies when dark.

Longley Tariff & Supplementary Information

Bedroom Configuration:
Sleeps 4 in 2 bedrooms (1 King, 1 Twin)
Sorry, the owner does not accept pets
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 £455
Mid Season from £505
High Season from £665
Peak Season £710
Preferred Arrival Day:
Payment Options:
Cheque, Credit Card, 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)1225 852989 before paying by bank transfer.
Independent Cottages recommends that you take out holiday cancellation insurance.

Owner Area

John & Brett Gardner
Member Since August 2006

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Mid-week Special! Four nights for the price of three! 10% discount during mid and low season for couples just using one double room. Dont delay - book today!

Last Minute Offers

No current last minute offers

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Longley 12 month availability calendar

  • Available
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* Calendar last updated: 15th March 2018