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Bankside and Lakeside Hut - Bankside

Sleeps

Sleeps: 2

Pets

Pets: 3

Bedrooms

Bedrooms: 0

Key Features of this property

  • Wifi
  • Car parking on site
  • Pub within 1 mile
  • Pets stay free
  • Rural Location

All Features of this property

  • Barbecue
  • Golf nearby
  • Pub within 1 mile
  • Pets – no charge
  • Rural Location
  • WiFi
  • Fishing Nearby/On-site
  • Open Plan
  • Parking - On Site
  • Glamping
  • Waterside Breaks
  • Unique Cottages

Accommodation description

5 steep steps to entrance. All on the ground floor.
Open plan living space.
Living area:
With electric coal-effect fire, 26" Freeview TV, DVD player and twin beds.
Dining area.
Kitchen area:
Galley style with gas cooker, microwave and fridge.
Shower room: With shower cubicle and toilet.

Electric central heating and gas included. Enclosed garden with patio, garden furniture and barbecue.

Both properties: Electricity, bed linen, towels and Wi-Fi included. Use of owner’s washing machine. Welcome pack. Unspoilt grounds (shared). Fishing on site. Private parking for 2 cars. No smoking. Please note: This property is by the side of a lake.

These wonderful shepherd’s huts are located on the edge of a carp lake, and are now delightful holiday cabins, situated in the grounds of the owner’s home, offering a peaceful retreat on the edge of the Dorset, Somerset and Wiltshire border. Watch the continuous antics of the varied birdlife visiting the lake from the balcony. Set in the heart of the Blackmore Vale, renowned for its natural beauty, Bankside and Lakeside Hut provide an ideal base from which to explore the many attractions in the area. Gillingham has a rich history dating back over 1000 years, and has enjoyed mentions in a great deal of literature, including the work of Thomas Hardy. Shaftesbury is a small market town in Dorset with a recorded history that goes back to the Anglo Saxon times. You can experience what it was like back in King Alfred’s time, whilst walking round the ruins of the abbey, or just enjoying the history of the area displayed in the Gold Hill Museum. The town is the home of Gold Hill, made famous by the ‘Hovis’ advertisement, and has magnificent views over the Blackmore Vale. There is a wide variety of independent shops, pubs and restaurants for tourists to enjoy. This is known as the ‘Gateway to the South West’, from which you can tour the area from Stonehenge in the east, to Bath and Bristol to the north, and Bournemouth and the Jurassic Coast to the south. A visit to the National Trust Stourhead House and Gardens is also recommended. Shop, pub and restaurant 1 mile.
Bankside (ref. UKC1414) and Lakeside Hut (ref. W43465) can be booked together to accomodate up to 4 guests.

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Guest reviews of this property

  • 10

    Linda

    Posted by anonymous

    Confirmed guest, 12/07/2019
    What a wonderful place, surrounded by wildlife and sheep outside your window,great fishing outside your door, great hosts,just loved the place.If you just want to relax do it.

  • 10

    Linda

    Posted by anonymous

    Confirmed guest, 12/07/2019
    What a wonderful place, surrounded by wildlife and sheep outside your window,great fishing outside your door, great hosts,just loved the place.If you just want to relax do it.

9.1 out of 10 – based on 11 reviews collected by ReeVoo
Prices are per property not per person includes a £39.00 booking fee.
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2 nights - mostly start on Fri or Sat
3 nights - must start on Fri

4 nights - must start on Mon
5 nights - 22nd or 29th Dec 2012 only.

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