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Riverside Wooden Lodge, Stratford-upon-Avon

Sleeps4
Bedrooms 2
Bathrooms2
Space 775 sq. ft.
Property type bungalow
Minimum Stay 2 - 3 nights

Overview

About the property

A perfect place for a relaxing break with Stratford and the Cotswolds nearby

This privately owned, luxury, fully heated accommodation consists of:

LOUNGE

Light, airy and modern with door leading to decked area overlooking the beautiful River Avon. Flat screen TV with Freesat, DVD/CD. Books, CDs, DVDs for your enjoyment. Central heating and cosy coal effect electric fire.

DINING AREA

Magnificent views from windows to the river and meadow. Bird watchers' paradise with, to mention just a few, Kingfishers, Herons and Goldfinches.

MASTER BEDROOM WITH EN-SUITE

Double bed, fitted wardrobe, hairdryer, en-suite with shower cubicle. Bed linen and towels provided.

BEDROOM 2

Twin beds, fitted wardrobe, bed linen provided.

MAIN BATHROOM

Modern, well fitted bathroom with bath and shower. Towels provided.

KITCHEN

Fully appointed open plan kitchen, light and airy, with gas hob, electric oven, microwave, fridge/freezer and washing machine.

DECKING

South facing deck with furniture. Perfect to watch the river and for outdoor dining. Grassy area leading down to the river. Parking at the side for 2 cars.

RIVER TAXI

Three river taxis operate from Easter to end of October. They depart from the opposite side of the river, accessible by walking across the foot bridge and take you to the Marina in the centre of Stratford town. This is a delightful way of seeing the River Avon around Stratford-upon-Avon.

All bookings are made with the owners, Rob and Denny, who will ensure that your stay at Bend in the River Lodge is delightful. They will assist you with any enquiries and there is a comprehensive range of leaflets and maps and an information book in the lodge to help you plan your visits to local attractions.

Many people return time and time again to the Lodge once they have sampled the wonderful peaceful riverside location, with all the attractions of Stratford being less than a mile away and close to the Cotswolds.

More Details

Owner
Owner
Member since: 2015
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within 12 hours
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
November 21, 2017

About The Owner

Hello, we are Rob and Denny, the owners of Bend in the River Lodge, Stratford-upon-Avon. We bought the Lodge a few years back as a holiday home and do spend some time there ourselves. Denny is a painter and knitwear designer. She finds lots of inspiration for her paintings and designs from the surrounding countryside and the architecture and activities in Stratford-upon-Avon and the Cotswolds. We love to go to the theatres in Stratford and a full programme of plays can be found on the Royal Shakespeare Company website. We personally deal with enquiries and bookings for the Lodge and answer questions as quickly as possible. We are sure that you will love the Lodge and the surrounding area should you wish to book.

The Owner purchased this bungalow in 2006

Why The Owner chose Stratford-upon-Avon

We purchased the Lodge because of its location - on the banks of the River Avon and within 1 mile of the town of Stratford-upon-Avon. We can walk into Stratford along a riverside path or catch the river taxi which runs from Easter to end of October.

Our position is unique in that it has a meadow on one side and the river in front. We have views of the river from every window and can watch the very varied wildlife and the boats going by.

What makes this bungalow unique

Perfect for relaxing by the river but within a few minutes of the attractive, historic town of Stratford-upon-Avon. The lodge has home-from-home comforts, is cosy and warm in the Winter and has a large decking for relaxing outside in the Summer.

Amenities

Stratford-upon-Avon Bungalow Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • bungalow
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 775 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 3:00 PM
  • /
  • Check-out: 11:00 AM
  • Max. occupancy: 4
  • Parties/events not allowed
  • Pets not allowed
  • Non smoking only
Location Type:
  • Rural
  • Village
  • Waterfront
Theme:
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Historic
  • Romantic
  • Tourist Attractions
General:
  • Fireplace ...
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating ...
  • Internet ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room ...
  • Parking ...
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Free Wifi
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker ...
  • Dishes & Utensils ...
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven ...
  • Pantry Items ...
  • Refrigerator ...
  • Stove ...
  • Toaster ...
Dining:
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 4 people
Bathrooms:
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , combination tub/shower , Towels are provided
    Bathroom 2 - toilet , shower , This is an En-suite bathroom to the master bedroom
Bedrooms:
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 4
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 double , This room has an en-suite bathroom. Bed linen & towels inc
    Bedroom 2 - 2 twin/ single , This room has a fitted wardrobe. Linen and towels included
Entertainment:
  • Books
  • DVD Player
  • Music Library
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Stereo
  • Television ...
  • Video Library
Outside:
  • Boat ...
  • Deck / Patio ...
  • Golf ...
  • Lawn / Garden
Suitability:
  • limited accessibility
Attractions:
  • autumn foliage
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • library
  • live theater
  • museums
  • playground
  • recreation center
  • restaurants
Leisure Activities:
  • bird watching
  • paddle boating
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundromat
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • mountain biking

Reviews

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The Break.

  • 5 of 5

A lovely holiday,enjoyed by all,the location was fantastic and the lodge was certainly a home from home.

  • Submitted: Jun 18, 2017
  • Stayed: June 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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Map

Nearest Airport
27 Miles
Birmingham
Nearest Barpub
0.25 Miles
Riverside Club House
Nearest Golf
1 Miles
Stratford Golf Club
Nearest Train
1.5 Miles
Stratford-upon-Avon
Nearest Motorway
4 Miles
M40
Nearest Restaurant
0.25 Miles
Riverside Club House
Car: not necessary

Visit The Royal Shakespeare Theatre and Swan Theatre to see World Class plays. Both theatres are in the round and provide a stunning setting and electric atmosphere.

Shakespeare's Birthplace and Anne Hathaway's Cottage are a must to visit. Both buildings have been preserved to show you the lifestyle of the Shakespeare family in the 16th century.

Warwick Castle is a medieval castle developed from an original built by William the Conqueror in 1068. A visit to the castle will almost certainly include living history displays such as jousting tournaments.There are also the beautiful state rooms to explore and a waxwork exhibit "The Royal Weekend Party," depicting a typical event once held at the castle in days gone by.There's also lots to see in the grounds, including the Victorian Rose Garden and the Mill and Engine House, where a giant waterwheel was used to generate power before mains electricity was introduced in 1940.

A Victorian home set in landscaped deer park, overlooking the River Avon on the edge of Shakespeare’s Stratford, Charlecote Park has been part of this corner of rural Warwickshire for centuries. Still the Lucy family home after 900 years, you can explore the vision of the Victorian owners George Hammond Lucy and his wife, the formidable Mary Elizabeth, who extended their home and filled it with treasures from their European travels.

The Cotswolds is one of the UK’s most treasured areas of natural outstanding beauty. From the iconic Cotswolds stone cottages to medieval castles, quaint picture-postcard villages and breathtaking, natural scenery– the Cotswolds offers a taste of the real England. The major attractions in the Cotswolds: Bibury, Castle Combe, Lacock, Chipping Campden, Sudeley Castle, Winchcombe, Stow-on-the-Wold, Broadway Tower, Bourton-on-the-Water, Burford are all within travelling distance of the Lodge.

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Rates & Availability

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Taxes and fees are additional

Additional information about rental rates

Fees No additional mandatory fees
Refundable damage deposit $134.1

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • 100% refund if canceled at least 60 days before arrival date.
  • Service Fee fully refunded on cancellations that qualify for 100% refund.