Lavender Cottage is situated at the end of a quiet country lane, having been refurbished to provide luxury living for those wishing to escape for some peace and tranquillity. A charming three bedroom property within easy reach of Bath (12 miles). The local public house is within walking distance and the area offers many local attractions for those wishing to explore. Benefiting from a cosy sitting room with wood burning stove and doors leading to the garden from both the kitchen and the ground floor bedroom, Lavender Cottage is a perfect family escape.
The farm sits within 40 acres, made up of fields, woodland, lakes and ponds, all of which we welcome you to explore. The Vobster Inn is within walking distance of the property, other great family gastro style pubs include The Talbot at Mells, The Grange at Whatley and the Archangel in Frome town centre, all of which have lovely outside dining areas.
This holiday cottage at a glance
Sleeps six guests.
Three bedrooms, one en-suite shower room and one family bathroom.
Lawned garden area.
Wood burning stove.
The Rural Retreats standard hamper in not provided at this property. However, the owners provide a unique gluten free and dairy free hamper (see notes).
Sorry, no pets.
Upper Vobster Farm is unique boutique accommodation with a special focus on providing clear space to allow you to deeply rest. As part of this we do ask that there is no smoking or alcohol on the farm or around any of the cottages.
Minimum of a three night stay.
Set within 40 acres which you are welcome to explore.
A gluten, dairy and alcohol free hamper welcomes you on arrival.
Range cooker with gas hob, microwave.
Fridge with large freezer compartment. Washing machine, tumble dryer.
Travel cot, high chair and stairgate available upon request.
Television with freeview. Apple TV enabled. iPod/CD/docking station. DVD player.
Garden furniture and barbecue.
Attractions and nearby amenities
The stunning village of Mells with a local post office selling local produce and a great family pub.
Frome, four miles is the closest town and benefits from a vibrant atmosphere, with plenty of quirky, independent shops and cafes. There is a local market every Wednesday and Saturday along with a great arts and music scene with an art gallery in the main town car park.
The closest railway station is Frome, which is 15 minutes from the property and benefits from a direct link to London Paddington, through Bath Spa taking approximately 90 minutes,
The heritage city of Bath is 12 miles north of the property and can be easily reached using the park and ride facility. There is plenty to do in Bath with an array of shopping outlets, boutiques, cafes and restaurants as well as famous sites such as The Roman Baths, Pump Rooms, Thermae Spa and the Royal Crescent.
A great base to visit Glastonbury Abbey, the cathedral city of Wells and Stourhead Gardens.
The popular Longleat Safari Park is approximately six miles from the property and is a great family day out.Get the full listing »