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CONTEMPORARY GLASS FRONTED LAKESIDE VILLA, WITH ON-SITE LUXURY SPA !

Tim Haywood - Property Manager

Advertiser since: 2013
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Speaks: english
Sleeps10
Bedrooms 5
Bathrooms3
Half Baths1
Property type house
Minimum Stay 2 - 7 nights

Luxury Holiday (Cotswolds) Ltd.

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CONTEMPORARY GLASS FRONTED LAKESIDE VILLA, WITH ON-SITE LUXURY SPA !

Sleeps10
Bedrooms 5
Bathrooms3
Half Baths1
Property type house
Minimum Stay 2 - 7 nights

Overview

Lower Mill Estate House Rental Photos and Description

5 Bedroom Luxury Villa - Perfect for Families & Larger Group - Sleeps 10+2 Cots

Muntjac Lodge is a large 5 bedroom detached vacation villa, offering spacious accommodation, arranged over 3 floors, with 3 levels of outside living space. - Sleeps 10 + 2 x Cots

Situated on a freshwater lake, this impressive property is in the modernist vernacular and benefits from an abundance of full height, full width, panoramic glazing - affording fantastic views across the lake and a wonderful light and airy feel to all of the living areas.

'The cantor levered deck areas appear to “float” across the lake as they are cleverly suspended away from the main structure and towards the lake itself, giving you the impression of almost sitting over the lake!'

With a palette of sharp cream render, intricate zinc finishes and expansive panoramic glazing, the lodge is a real head turner and has all of the potential to become a modern classic!

The lounge is located on the top floor, providing wonderful elevated views across the lake, nature reserve and beyond.

Large outdoor terrace areas are fully adorned with high quality outside furniture and are simply ideal for alfresco dinning, pre-dinner drinks on the terrace and BBQ's.

Located lakeside on Howells Mere Lake and benefitting from its enviable south west facing aspect, this property offers a truly unique and luxurious holiday experience.

With lots of separate terrace areas to make the most of the fantastic views and an unbeatable location, Muntjac Lodge really is the ultimate in luxury accommodation.

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Suitability:
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
  • pets not allowed
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Tim Haywood - Property Manager (Property Manager)
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About Tim Haywood - Property Manager

Hello! - Great that you stopped by to take a wee peek at our luxury holiday villas, thank you for your interest - I am rather flattered!

Unfortunately I am not actually the owner of Muntjac Lodge, I really wish I was!! - The lodge is owned by a good friend of mine & we are absolutely delighted to be marketing this really special property.

So let me share with you a little about the uniqueness that is the Lower Mill Estate.

WARNING: Reading in could seriously change your holiday habits!

Tim Haywood - Property Manager purchased this house in 2012

Why Tim Haywood - Property Manager chose Lower Mill Estate

Muntjac Lodge is a unique holiday villa, situated on the prestigious Lower Mill Estate, the UK's first and as far as I am aware, only, residential nature reserve.

The estate is a real haven of peace and tranquillity and in my opinion, the perfect antidote to the stresses + demands of everyday life and forgive me for perhaps being presumptuous, but I do think you are going to absolutely love it!

What makes this house unique

The estate consists of over 550-acres of unspoilt countryside, with 8 beautiful lakes to explore. It is also pretty flat, which makes for some lovely walks & cycle routes.

All of our holiday homes are just a few minutes walk from the award winning onsite Luxury Spa facility, set at the very heart of the estate. The spa itself consists of a luxury slate lined (heated) indoor & outdoor pools, sauna, steam room and fully equipped gymnasium.

There is also the UK's only Eco_pool, a naturally filtered outdoor plunge pool, which is a total blast, if not a little on the cold side.

There is lots to do in the local area, as the estate is located at the very heart of the Cotswolds Water Park, an area of outstanding natural beauty.

Guestbook comments from the manager

“4 couples and 3 young children (aged 2, 3 & 4) all stayed for the weekend at Muntjac Lodge. The place was ideal for a group gathering with an open plan lounge, dining area and kitchen. The rooms were in great condition and exactly as described on the website. We had one minor issue in that there was no iPod docking station in our property but when I told Jamie (Guest Relations) he went out to a local supermarket and bought one with his own money! Great service and exactly what you expect for the price and quality of the property. The Spa is of excellent standard with an indoor pool, sauna and steam room. The only thing the property lacked was Wi-Fi and Sky TV (apparently this is because the signal is poor in the area but it does come in useful for men to watch sport!!) We all discussed making the weekend an annual event and we would be hard-pressed to find a more suitable location. We just might need a larger Lodge as there may be more kids next time!”



Reviewed by Speno11, from Worcester - Posted & Verified on Trip Advisor™ 26th November 2013
Nov 2013
  • 1 of 5

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Sleeps10
Bedrooms 5
Bathrooms3
Half Baths1
Property type house
Minimum Stay 2 - 7 nights
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Guaranteed, secure, with no booking fees
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Reviews

Contemporary Glass Fronted Lakeside Villa, With On-site Luxury Spa !
average rating of 5.0 based on 7 reviews
business
Contemporary Glass Fronted Lakeside Villa, With On-site Luxury Spa !
http://www.homeaway.com/vacation-rental/p1159535
+44 -01285 615 615
Lower Mill Estate Cotswold
5

Great Property

  • 5 of 5
We booked the Muntjac for a last minute mid week break for a family get together, we were celebrating a 70th birthday and hence wanted somewhere special to mark the occasion. We stumbled on Mutjac Lodge and made an enquiry to the property manger, tim Haywood, he responded to us within 45 minutes of our enquiry and we proceeded to make a booking through their website. The whole process was very professional and we I was most impressed. The bar was now set pretty high and I did wonder if the lodge would live up to the description and the experience to date.. On arrival, we were stunned with the property, it is in the most idyllic part of the estate, very private, with far reaching views of the nature reserve and the lake, with no other houses to mar the view, most incredible! The house is stunning, it looks like there has been a lot of money spend on it with lots of very special touches like fully folding patio doors, marble bathrooms and generally very high standard fittings and furniture. We had a most fantastic break, full of wonderful memories and the house was the prefect setting for our family celebration. The Spa is also five star luxury, lovely swimming pools and superb facilities. I think we hit the jackpot with this one. Highly recommend property, the only critism would be that we had to pay extra for the onsite wifi, which would have been nice if it had been included.
  • Submitted: Nov 17, 2013
  • Stayed: Oct 2013
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Many thanks for the great review !
business
Contemporary Glass Fronted Lakeside Villa, With On-site Luxury Spa !
http://www.homeaway.com/vacation-rental/p1159535
+44 -01285 615 615
Lower Mill Estate Cotswold
5

Spectacular

  • 5 of 5
This is an exceptional villa! My wife have been going to the Cotswolds for many years and we stayed in lots of different properties. This one is very special. We absolutely adore those big windows in the living room overlooking a lake and just trees. Since it's an open plan design you have the same view from a beautiful and really well equipped kitchen. All beds are very comfy, upstairs shower big and very posh.

Overall 12/10 and 5 stars!!!

Really recommend!!!
  • Submitted: Oct 31, 2013
  • Stayed: Sep 2013
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you for taking the time to leave a review of your holiday, these reviews are really useful to potential guests who are considering our lodges for their forthcoming short break.

We are really delighted that you enjoyed your stay with us and that you would recommend our bespoke luxury accommodation to other travellers.

We very much look forward to welcoming you back to the estate in the not too distant future.

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Nearest Barpub
1 Kilometres
The Bakers Arms - Less than 1 mile away
Nearest Golf
4 Kilometres
Oaksy 9 Hole - Around 3 miles away
Nearest Train
4 Kilometres
Kemble Station -3 miles or Cheltenham 15 miles
Nearest Motorway
6 Kilometres
M5 - Junction 11a
Nearest Restaurant
1 Kilometres
The Bakers Arms - Less than 1 mile away
Nearest Beach
0.5 Kilometres
Kemble Country Park - Manmade, but fun !
Car: recommended

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- The Lower Mill Estate | Residential Nature Reserve with onsite Luxury Spa - The Cotswolds.

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Muntjac Lodge is located in the prestigious Lower Mill Estate, residential nature reserve & private gated community within the cotswolds.

Lower Mill is an award winning community of sustainable vacation homes, set in a private 550-acre reserve in the heart of the Cotswolds.

Surrounded by beautiful untouched woodland, our homes are located around 8 lakes on the estate & all are within a few minutes walk from the onsite world class Luxury Spa facility, which is at the centre of the estate.

There are many pretty cotswold villages to explore from the estate including Bibury, Stow on the Wold, Bourton on the Water & Broadway. In short, you'll find our luxury holiday lodges are the perfect place to relax, unwind and explore the cotswolds.

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The Lower Mill Estate is situated 4 miles from Cirencester, the gateway to the cotswolds in Gloucestershire. The regency town of Cheltenham Spa is only 18 miles away, and the beautiful city of Bath just 25 miles away.

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Rates & Availability

From £70 Per night

Lower Mill Estate House Rental Rates

Rental Basis:
Per property
Rental rates quoted in:
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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event
 
- Christmas Week 2014
Dec 19 2014 - Dec 26 2014
5 night minimum stay
£439
£2,395
 
 
- New Year Week 2014
Dec 27 2014 - Jan 5 2015
5 night minimum stay
£439
£2,395
 
 
JANUARY - ESTATE IS CLOSED
Jan 6 2015 - Feb 5 2015
Changeover Day: Friday
7 night minimum stay
£2,000
 
 
- February 2015
Feb 6 2015 - Feb 12 2015
Changeover Day: Friday
2 night minimum stay
£75
From
£384
Fri,Sat
£1,045
 
 
- Feb'15 HALF TERM
Feb 13 2015 - Feb 19 2015
Changeover Day: Friday
3 night minimum stay
From
£332
Fri,Sat,Sun
£1,295
 
 
- March 2015
Feb 20 2015 - Mar 26 2015
Changeover Day: Friday
2 night minimum stay
£75
From
£347
Fri,Sat
£1,095
 
 
- EASTER 2015
Mar 27 2015 - Apr 16 2015
Changeover Day: Friday
3 night minimum stay
From
£365
Fri,Sat,Sun
£1,695
 
 
- April 2015
Apr 18 2015 - Apr 30 2015
Changeover Day: Friday
2 night minimum stay
£70
From
£412
Fri,Sat
£1,095
 
 
- May 2015 Bank Holiday
May 1 2015 - May 3 2015
3 night minimum stay
£150
From
£432
Fri,Sat,Sun
£1,695
 
 
- May 2015
May 4 2015 - May 21 2015
Changeover Day: Friday
2 night minimum stay
£80
From
£457
Fri,Sat
£1,395
 
 
- May'15 HALF TERM
May 22 2015 - May 28 2015
Changeover Day: Friday
3 night minimum stay
From
£448
Fri,Sat,Sun
£1,995
 
 
- June 2015
May 29 2015 - Jun 30 2015
Changeover Day: Friday
2 night minimum stay
£100
From
£422
Fri,Sat
£1,295
 
 
- July 2015
Jul 1 2015 - Jul 23 2015
Changeover Day: Friday
2 night minimum stay
£100
From
£498
Fri,Sat
£1,495
 
 
- July'15 SCHOOL HOLIDAYS
Jul 24 2015 - Jul 31 2015
Changeover Day: Friday
3 night minimum stay
From
£465
Fri,Sat,Sun
£1,995
 
 
- August 2015
Aug 1 2015 - Aug 31 2015
Changeover Day: Friday
3 night minimum stay
From
£465
Fri,Sat,Sun
£1,995
 
 
- September 2015
Sep 1 2015 - Sep 30 2015
Changeover Day: Friday
2 night minimum stay
£100
From
£497
Fri,Sat
£1,495
 
 
- October 2015
Oct 1 2015 - Oct 22 2015
Changeover Day: Friday
2 night minimum stay
£100
From
£472
Fri,Sat
£1,395
 
 
- October HALF TERM
Oct 23 2015 - Oct 29 2015
Changeover Day: Friday
3 night minimum stay
From
£398
Fri,Sat,Sun
£1,595
 
 
- November 2015
Oct 30 2015 - Nov 30 2015
Changeover Day: Friday
2 night minimum stay
£100
From
£397
Fri,Sat
£1,295
 
 
My Standard Rate

Changeover Day: Friday
2 night minimum stay
£100
From
£332
Fri,Sat,Sun
£1,395
 

Additional information about rental rates

Booking Fee £39.5
Notes CREDIT & DEBIT CARDS:

We accept all major credit & debit cards - surcharges do apply.

DEPOSIT & PAYMENT TERMS:

The deposit payment is payable at the time of booking & is calculated at:

- £300 for weekend & mid-week holidays
- £500 for weekly & bank holiday & half term holidays

The full balance is due for payment 12 weeks prior to your holiday start date.
2 NIGHT WEEKEND "MINI" BREAKS & MID-WEEK BREAKS:

- Guaranteed SUNDAY "Chillax Special" - Late Check-Out available at 16:00 (Option)
- SATURDAY arrival day also available - Please contact us for details
- MONDAY arrivals also available

CHECK IN & DEPARTURE TIMES:

Arrival time of 15:00 - 16:00 & departure time of 10:00 am.

SORRY WE ARE STRICTLY UNABLE TO ACCOMMODATE 'STAG' or 'HEN' PARTY GROUPS
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Amenities

Lower Mill Estate House Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • house
Forms of Payment:
  • accept credit card
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 220 m²
Location Type:
  • Rural
  • Village
  • Waterfront
Theme:
  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Farm Holidays
  • Historic
  • Holiday Resort
  • Luxury
  • Romantic
  • Rustic
  • Spa
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions
General:
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Fitness Room / Equipment ...
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating ...
  • Internet ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided ...
  • Living Room ...
  • Parking ...
  • Towels Provided ...
  • Washing Machine
  • Wood Stove ...
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher ...
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven ...
  • Refrigerator ...
  • Stove ...
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 11 people
Bathrooms:
  • 3 Bathrooms
  • 1 Half Bath
  • Bathroom 2 (Ground Floor Ensuite) - toilet , shower , Ground floor master ensuite bathroom.
    Bathroom 1 (Ground Floor Family Bathroom) - toilet , tub , Ground floor family bathroom.
    Bathroom 3 (1st Floor WC) - toilet , First Floor WC
    Bathroom 4 (Master Ensuite) - toilet , tub , shower , Master ensuite bathroom, with bath & separate shower
  • All of the bathrooms in this bespoke lodge are finished to in excess of 5* hotel standards. All are tiled in beautiful travertine natural slate wall tiles, with top of the range fittings. Sheer luxury and we would suggest, probably the best standard on any self catering accommodation.
Bedrooms:
  • 5 Bedrooms, Sleeps 10
  • Bedroom 4 (Twin) - 2 twin/ single , First floor - Twin bedroom, next to the family bathroom
    Bedroom 1 (Lakeside Master) - 1 double , 1 baby crib , Ground floor - Master bedroom, with ensuite and lake views.
    Bedroom 2 (Lakeside) - 1 double , 1 baby crib , Ground floor - Double bedroom, with lake views.
    Bedroom 3 (Ground Floor Double) - 1 double , Ground floor double bedroom, opposite the family bathroom
    Bedroom 5 (Top Floor Bedroom Suite) - 1 queen , 1 baby crib , Top floor master bedroom suite dressing room & bathroom
  • 2 x Amazing Lake View bedrooms, with direct access to your very own private terrace area. Huge top floor master bedroom suite, separate dressing room, with to die for ensuite wet area.
Entertainment:
  • DVD Player
  • Games
  • MP3 Dock
  • Music Library
  • Stereo
  • Television
  • Video Games
Outside:
  • Bicycles
  • Boat
  • Deck / Patio ...
  • Deck Furniture
  • Kayak / Canoe
  • Outdoor Furniture
  • Outdoor Grill ...
  • Porch / Veranda
  • Porch Furniture
  • Tennis
  • Water Sports Gear ...
Suitability:
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • children welcome ...
  • non smoking only ...
  • pets not allowed ...
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Pool / Spa:
  • Communal Pool ...
  • Heated Pool
  • Hot Tub ...
  • Indoor Pool
  • Sauna ...
Onsite Services:
  • Concierge
  • Housekeeping
  • Massage
  • Private Chef
  • Staff
Attractions:
  • autumn foliage
  • forests
  • museums
  • playground
  • pond
  • recreation center
  • restaurants
  • water parks
Leisure Activities:
  • bird watching
  • eco tourism
  • horseback riding
  • paddle boating
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • Babysitter
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • equestrian events
  • fishing
  • fly fishing
  • golf
  • golf privileges optional
  • jet skiing
  • mountain biking
  • rafting
  • sailing
  • surfing
  • tennis
  • water skiing
  • water tubing
Notes:
Muntjac Lodge is a beautiful & luxurious holiday villa of the very highest standards. It occupies an enviable location on the Howells Mere Lake (beautiful sunsets) and is quite literally a 3 minutes walk from the on-site Luxury Spa complex. - - The Lower Mill Estate | Residential Nature Reserve with onsite Luxury Spa - The Cotswolds. - Muntjac Lodge is located in the prestigious Lower Mill Estate, residential nature reserve & private gated community within the cotswolds. Lower Mill is an award winning community of sustainable vacation homes, set in a private 550-acre reserve in the heart of the Cotswolds. -

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