Friary Coach House | A rural holiday cottage for couples near historic Bath

Location, location, location… Surrounded by lush countryside and pretty villages, yet only 10 minutes away from Bath, this cottage for couples is a perfect base to relax and enjoy the rural delights or take in the sights and sounds of this historic and very romantic city. At Friary Coach House, you really do get the best of both worlds.

Friary Coach House is a detached holiday retreat in the parkland grounds of River House and offers everything to make your romantic break in Bath a very comfortable stay. On the ground floor you will find a generous open-plan living area with large comfy sofas, dining area and an oak-floored, fully-equipped modern kitchen. There is also a single bed and a cot with linen, ideal if you are bringing children to share your break (Longleat Safari Park is only 8 miles away). Off this open plan space is also the bathroom with powerful shower. Upstairs is a large double bedroom where a balcony offers you lovely views over the surrounding parklike gardens.

Everything is well-appointed and features like satellite television, WIFI, telephone, and laundry facilities will ensure you have a relaxing and comfortable romantic break. There is even a hot-tub available mid-week (at an extra cost) and dogs are welcome by prior arrangement.

This romantic cottage is part of the River House estate; an 11-acre site of the former Hinton Charterhouse monastery only 5 miles outside the gorgeous city of Bath. Fringed by the very pretty Friary Wood and crossed by the river Frome this small estate is the ideal private rural escape, yet one which has easy access to the City centre.

It’s a perfect retreat for nature lovers - you can find barn owls and buzzards near the woodland, whereas kingfishers, sedge warblers, herons and mute swans grace the river. On the estate, there are ducks, sheep, pigs and ponies. There is excellent private fishing on the river, available by permit.

Friary Coach House is a great location for walking. There is good access to public footpaths and bridleways. The historic village of Freshford is within walking distance. It is a lively village with a regular train service to Bath (10 minutes), Bristol (30 minutes) and London (from 1 hour and 40 minutes). The village shop stocks local organic and bio- dynamic produce and there is an Italian cafe as well as a well-known pub - The Inn at Freshford.

So whether your seek shopping and history in bustling Bath or rural peace and quiet in the country, Friary Coach House has it all.

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Friary Coach House, near Bath
nr. Freshford


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