The Old Granary

Newent, Forest of Dean

Property Reference: 24517
  • Sleeps8
  • Pets0
  • Bedrooms4
  • Grade3 Star rating

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Availability & Price

Prices are per property not per person includes a £30.00 booking fee.

Available start days
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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.

This property may offer special 6 night duration on 28th June. Call us for booking details
This property may offer special 6 night duration on 28th June. Call us for booking details
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Call us on 0345 268 0760.

Property Features

  • BarbecueBarbecue
  • Bike StoreBike Store
  • Cot AvailableCot Available
  • DishwasherDishwasher
  • Enclosed Garden / PatioEnclosed Garden / Patio
  • Garden / PatioGarden / Patio
  • Ideal for GolfIdeal for Golf
  • HighchairHighchair
  • Pub within 1 milePub within 1 mile
  • Horse Riding NearbyHorse Riding Nearby
  • Rural LocationRural Location
  • StairgateStairgate
  • Woodburning StoveWoodburning Stove
  • WifiWifi
  • Baby and Toddler FriendlyBaby and Toddler Friendly
  • Swimming PoolSwimming Pool
  • Car Parking AvailableCar Parking Available
  • Washing MachineWashing Machine

Property Description

Shared, heated outdoor swimming pool and tennis court

In a rural setting close to an historic market town, this comfortable, converted granary offers excellent amenities onsite and nearby for sport, culture, touring and family fun. Swim and play tennis at the property, and walk along the brook to pubs and shopping in Newent. Locally, enjoy wine-tasting at the Three Choirs Vineyard, browsing at garden centres, golf and horse riding; visit the International Centre for Birds of Prey; and explore the walking and cycling trails and family adventures in the Forest of Dean. Drive to Gloucester, 10 miles, to see the magnificent cathedral, historic docks, National Waterways Museum and Guildhall exhibitions, or try the dry ski slope near an 18-hole golf course. Wye Valley and the Welsh Border Country are easily accessible, as is Cheltenham with its races, picturesque Cotswolds towns, such as Stow-on-the-Wold and Burford, and many National Trust properties. Whether you picnic and play on the lawn or at Newent Lake, choose a cosy evening round the wood-burning stove, or have a pool party BBQ near the poolside bar/summerhouse with sink and fridge, this is the perfect holiday destination at any time of year. Wii & PS3 hire. Livery on site. Shops and pubs 1 mile. Properties 24517 and 29328 can be booked together to accommodate up to 14+4 guests.

8 steps to entrance. Ground floor: Living/dining room with tiled floor/kitchen with beams and tiled floor. Shower room with toilet. First floor: 4 bedrooms: 1 double, 3 twin. Bathroom with toilet.

Woodburner in living room included. Economy 7 central heating, electricity, linen and towels included. Travel cot. High chair. Freeview TV. DVD and small library. PS3. Wii. Electric cooker. Microwave. Washing machine. Dishwasher. Fridge/freezer. Large, lawned garden with small enclosed area, patio and furniture. Barbecue. Ample parking. Cycle store. Shared, heated, outdoor swimming pool, open 1st May-20th September, £45 per week, £25 per short break. Shared tennis court (£25 per booking). No smoking. Friday to Friday. NB: 8 steps to patio.

Customer Comments

Selected comment(s) from customers who have enjoyed staying at this property:
  1. Great property a couple of mins stroll from Newent. Great access to everything in the area. Property is well equipped and a great base for a trip to the Cotswolds. June 2012.
  2. I’d like to give a special mention to Lee who was exceptionally friendly and helpful. May 2010.
  3. Lovely and cosy, lots of books and games. Helpful owner. April 2012.
  4. The Old Granary was a lovely place to stay. Spacious inside and out. Ideally situated for a short walk into Newent or a stroll along the footpaths. A family or group of friends could easily stay on the grounds for their whole holiday, especially in the summertime when there is a swimming pool and tennis court to enjoy! Nov 2011.
  5. Large rooms downstairs, suitable for a large family group. Feb 2011.
  6. Good location could walk straight from property, well stocked kitchen equipment wise. Nov 2010.
  7. Lovely cottage, great location and very helpful owners next door. Oct 2010.
  8. Pretty country cottage, lovely country side and only a short walk to the village. Lovely all round. July 2010.
  9. Very pleasant setting, lovely to have space for the ’lads’ to run about and play football and for holding our family BBQ. July 2010.
  10. Everything was excellent. Warm welcome on arrival, beautiful cottage, EVERYTHING was provided, cannot say more. June 2010.
  11. The property had everything we needed and was very clean. April 2010.
  12. The location suited us as a family and was perfectly situated for our needs - walking and enjoying the countryside. April 2010.
  13. It was very homely, clean and welcoming. March 2010.
  14. Location for visiting local attractions such as puzzle wood and clearwell caves is great. Beautiful countryside and great for a group to chill out. Feb 2010.
  15. Spacious, well provided with all necessary equipment. Cosy and warm, good instructions for use of log burner and other equipment. Good directions and comments available re local businesses, shops, restaurants etc. Feb 2010.
  16. The accommodation was excellent and for the price we paid far exceeded our expectations. Things such as a dishwasher, large selection of dvds were good additions that I hadn’t thought were needed but were really nice to have. June 2009.
  17. Wonderful welcome from the cottage owners, cottage proved a real hit with the party of adults and children that were there. Facilities appropriate to requirements and we felt that if any thing was required we could always ask. June 2009.
  18. This cottage is in a beautiful location great for a relaxing break and the owners who live next door are very friendly. March 2009.
  19. A lovely comfortable property, just 15 minutes walk from the centre of the historical market town of Newent. July 2009.
  20. Everything that we needed was supplied. Decorated in a way that made it feel like a warm, friendly, home using quality makes eg. Laura Ashley. July 2009.
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    Low deposit only £25

    1. These terms and conditions should be read with the Booking Conditions and insurance information in our brochures or on our website. Especially note Sections 2, 4 and 7 of the Booking Conditions
    2. Offer applies only to bookings for 2014 which are booked before 13th April 2014.
    3. The low deposit payable under this offer is £25.
    4. Does not apply to properties that sleep 10 or more.
    5. The difference between the £25 low deposit and the usual deposit shown in our main brochure or website is payable with the balance payment, which we must receive no later than 8 weeks before your booking starts, or at the time of cancellation if you cancel your booking. This payment will include all applicable charges as detailed on your booking confirmation, including any insurance premiums and any Ferry costs. If payment is not received in full on time, we can treat your booking as cancelled by you for a non-refundable reason. If this happens, you will be responsible for cancellation charges (as shown in our main brochure or our website) including any deferred Booking Fee, Personal Travel Insurance and Ferry crossings that you have chosen to buy, all of which must be paid immediately..
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