View towards the property
View towards the property
Lounge with woodburner
Open-plan dining area
Kitchen area with breakfast bar
Large open plan living areas
enjoy the warming woodburner
Enjoy  an afternoon tea
Lounge with woodburner
Kitchen detail
Lovely, spacious open plan kitchen/dining and lounge area
Snug
King -size bedroom
King-size bedroom
Relax with breakfast in bed
Twin zip and link bedroom
Twin bedroom detail
Single room
Single room
Nearby lake with trout fishing and the beautiful boat house
Outside dining area with wonderful coutryside views
Enjoy the surrounding countryside
Enjoy a game of badminton on the lawn
Established gardens
Outside dining area
Some local residents
Views from the garden
View of the property nestled in the surrounding estate
Views of the estate
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29 / 29  Views of the estate

Tortworth Estate - Keepers Cottage,

Wotton-under-Edge (5mls SW), Cotswolds
Sleeps 6
Bedrooms 4
Bathrooms 2
Change Fri
Dogs allowed 2
4
star
Downstairs bathroom
Enclosed garden / patio
Open fire / woodburner
Internet access
Working farm
Pub nearby
Shop nearby
Fishing onsite / nearby
Family friendly
Towels included
Travel cot available
Highchair available
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At a glance

  • A superb traditional farm cottage in the heart of Gloucestershire
  • Enjoy glorious walks right from the doorstep
  • A perfect base for family and friends at any time of year
  • Try your hand at fishing on the well-stocked trout lake
  • A perfect holiday base for exploring the Cotswolds
  • Ideal for visiting delightful towns including Cheltenham and Bath
Property code: 46671

Enjoying an enviable position overlooking some of the most beautiful farmland in Gloucestershire, this traditional cottage within the Tortworth Estate is a fantastic base for exploring the Cotswolds.

The Tortworth Estate offers fishing opportunities on a well-stocked trout lake, and there’s a great farm shop bursting with local produce. A wealth of well-marked paths are available from your front door for enthusiastic walkers and cyclists. Local attractions include Berkeley Deer Park, Berkeley Castle, Slimbridge Wildfowl and Wetlands Trust, Painswick Rococo Garden and the Gloucester and Sharpness Canal. The popular town of Cheltenham, home of racing’s Gold Cup and the famous Literature Festival, is well worth visiting. There are many other local attractions including the Forest of Dean and Wye Valley, Chepstow’s medieval castle, Westonbirt Arboretum, Highrove House and Gardens and the stunning town of Bath.

On entering this superb holiday home, you will find the warm and welcoming open-plan lounge/kitchen/diner. With traditional wood burner and TV/DVD, the lounge is an ideal space for relaxing and entertaining in. There’s both an attractive dining area and a useful kitchen island. The stylish kitchen is well-equipped withan electric oven and hob, microwave, dishwasher and fridge/freezer. Exploring further, there’s a charmingly furnished snug with TV / DVD. You will also find a utility room, equipped with washing machine and tumble dryer, and a separate shower room with WC. Moving up to the first floor, you will find two bedrooms, each with original exposed beams. There’s a comfy king-size room, and a twin zip-and-link (which can be made up as a super-king-size on request at time of booking). You will also find a bathroom, complete with shower over the bath and WC. Heading up to the second floor, which is accessed via a steep flight of steps, you will find two cosy attic rooms, each with a single bed and limited headroom.

Stepping outside, you can relax and children can play in the large enclosed garden, which is fully furnished with BBQ, and enjoy an al fresco meal. The estate is also home to a well-stocked trout lake for those who enjoy a spot of fishing. There is ample off-road parking available.

Dogs fees are charged per dog at £20.00 for up to 7 nights, £40.00 for up to 14 nights and an additional £20.00 for every week or part week thereafter.

  • Bedrooms - 1 king-size, 1 twin zip-and-link (which can be made up as a super-king-size on request at time of booking) 2 singles with limited headroom (up steep stairs)
  • Bathroom with shower over bath and WC and additional shower room with WC on the ground floor
  • Kitchen with electric oven and hob, microwave, dishwasher and fridge/freezer
  • Wood burner (first basket of logs included)
  • TV / DVD
  • Snug with TV/DVD
  • Utility room with washing machine and tumble dryer
  • Enclosed garden area with furniture and BBQ
  • Ample off-road parking
  • Set on a working farm
  • Fishing on-site (April-September)
  • Travel cot available Highchair available
  • Bed linen and towels included
  • Electric and central heating included
  • Wi-Fi included (please note 10GB of data is provided/paid for by the owner. Any additional usage needs will be payable by the guest to the sum of £25 for additional 10GB of data)
  • 2 dogs welcome
  • Pub and shop within walking distance
  • Arrival: 3.30pm

This property joined our collection in 2016 and is managed by Beth.

Reviews

From guests that have stayed at the property.

Based on 23 guest ratings

Overall cleanliness
4.8
Overall equipment
4.8
Overall comfort
4.8
Overall location
4.6

Reviewed by Laura, 24th August 2018

6 adults and 2 dogs stayed in the cottage and with access to the Tortworth (private) lake and grounds its in a fantastic location - assuming you like remote (which we did). The cottage is fully stocked with gadgets and utensils not to mention a huge cooker and the log fire was lush on a cold and wet day Our only criticism was saying the cottage hasRead more Wi-Fi was stretching it a bit especially as theres no phone signal either. If you just want to check Facebook - ok, but dont expect much else. Hide

Reviewed by Danielle, 17th August 2018

They thought of everything from cooking appliances to toiletries in the bathroom. Great size for our family of two toddlers, three adults and two dogs. Lots to do as long as your happy to travel (which we were) also local shops if you need anything. The little touches made our stay ever more homely including hotel sized washing stuff and indoor/outRead moredoor games. Highly recommended and will look to come back again! Make sure you go check out the lake near by lake (just don't get lost like us) Hide

Reviewed by Simon, 20th July 2018

Well equipped cottage. Ideal if you are looking for a quiet time as quite isolated.

Reviewed by J, 6th July 2018

Delightful cottage in an beautiful location. We were left wanting for nothing and would love to return.

Reviewed by Nigel, 29th June 2018

The cottage is very well appointed, very clean and wonderfully situated, we had a great time !!

Reviewed by Neil, 22nd June 2018

Keepers Cottage is delightful, and the setting couldnt be better for a lovely hot June stay! We were welcomed with a delicious cake that had been left for us - a nice touch. The double bedrooms were spacious and beds and bedding very comfortable and good quality. The kitchen is fully equipped with everything you could need - we cooked every day. ThRead moree garden is delightful , plenty of space to enjoy in the sunshine and pet friendly for two dogs to enjoy. Gorgeous views over the farm fields. Hide

Reviewed by Belinda, 11th June 2018

We had a very good time and the cottage was so well equipped.

Reviewed by Timothy, 25th May 2018

Absolutely fantastic couldn't of picked any better the cottage and location were spot on

Reviewed by Caroline, 30th April 2018

Superb cottage in a fantastic location

Reviewed by Rosie, 20th April 2018

The stay was perfect exactly what my family and I needed after a tough few years. The property was like a home from home. We enjoyed the long walks and visited Weston super mare.

Reviewed by Sarah, 30th March 2018

Absolutely loved our week at Keeper's Cottage. Super rural location surrounded by ewes and their adorable lambs. Plenty of scenic walks from the well equipped property.

Reviewed by Sharon, 23rd March 2018

Peaceful homely and comfortable cottage, extremely clean and well equipped. Can't recommend it more for a place to relax and get away from it all, enjoying family time and home cooked meals. Lovely dog walks and lots of nature on the doorstep.

Reviewed by Philip, 16th March 2018

We were a party of 4 adults and a dog. We found access to the cottage a little difficult on the narrow track particularly in the snow. The remote location was great for country walks. The Tortworth Lake is a nice gentle walk and well worth a visit. The cottage is well equipped with quality appliances and equipment. We liked the snug TV room, the opRead moreen plan kitchen/dining room/lounge, quality beds and bedding. Overall we thought the cottage was great and good value. Hide

Reviewed by Alexia, 12th February 2018

Lovely cottage in a beautiful location. Very well equipped, kids loved the games and toys provided. We will definitely be back soon!

Reviewed by Heather, 29th December 2017

Wonderful time at Keepers Cottage. It is a cosy cottage with plenty of room. Very dog friendly with a boot room, towels for dogs and treats. The cottage is very well equipped and the additional touch of Christmas decorations (we were staying over NY) was lovely.

Reviewed by Amanda, 22nd December 2017

Myself and my family had a lovely relaxing stay at the keepers cottage for a week over Christmas. Cottage is well equipped and had everything we needed. The owners are extremely helpful with any requests and made sure our stay was perfect. The cottage is in a remote location so ideal for a quiet getaway. Lovely enclosed garden which my dog enjoyed Read moreand the cottage itself very comfortable and clean. The log burner fire is a real treat. Thank you for such an enjoyable stay Hide

Reviewed by Laura, 24th November 2017

Overall, our stay at the cottage was great. Well equipped, warm and just enough space for 5 adults + a dog. However, in the attic rooms there was a real problem with flies. They were coming from inside the beams and were very annoying when trying to sleep and not pleasant waking up to dozens of dead flies at the windows. It was a real shame, as apaRead morert from this our stay was great. Hide

Reviewed by James, 27th October 2017

Beautiful location, and excellent accommodation/gardens. High quality of finish and really well equipped. Lots of extras including toiletries. Definitely one to book.

Reviewed by Amanda, 13th October 2017

Lovely cottage - really well equipped and beautifully decorated. Full of thoughtful features such as home made cake on arrival, fresh milk in the fridge, radio in the kitchen, lovely bedlinen and towels. Felt like a very calm and tidy version of home! Beautiful walks all around.

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View towards the property
View towards the property
Lounge with woodburner
Open-plan dining area
Kitchen area with breakfast bar
Large open plan living areas
enjoy the warming woodburner
Enjoy  an afternoon tea
Lounge with woodburner
Kitchen detail
Lovely, spacious open plan kitchen/dining and lounge area
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Location

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