Rose Cottage


United Kingdom, Leominster area, North Herefordshire, Leominster
  • Sleep 4
  • Enclosed 28 m garden
  • Dual aspect lounge diner
  • Open countryside
  • Pet friendly
  • Great location for exploring

A lovely part of an old barn converted into a delightful cottage


The accommodation is on two levels. Entering from the front into a small hall with a cloakroom, the stairs are straight ahead, and the living room is to the left. To the far end of the comfy, dual aspect living / dining room is the garden and a separate kitchen. There's a generous and comfortable sofa and arm chairs as well as other furniture. A woodburner is available for added warmth. Logs are provided.

The 90 foot enclosed garden is accessed through a door from the living room. A sheltered patio catches the sun in the afternoons and there is plenty of space to relax in the lush garden after a day out exploring the local area.

On the first floor are two bedrooms. At the top of the stairs is the bathroom with a wall mounted shower at the opposite end to the wash basin and taps. Next door is a superking bedroom overlooking the 90 foot garden and patio in front of the lounge dining room and the kitchen. This bedroom can be made up as twin beds on request.

The second bedroom with a double is at the front of the cottage overlooking a grassy garden with a view of some fields towards Leominster. Both bedrooms have benefited from new furnishings recently.

If you are booking 2 days or less in advance, please ring us so the owners can confirm the booking and that all can be made ready at short notice. The owners may request a security deposit of £75.00

One well behaved dog is welcome but please ring before booking (more might be acceptable by arrangement), if you are staying with your dog there are a few basic rules; do not leave your pet unattended either in the let or the garden, please clean up any mess your dog makes either in the garden or woodland, please do not allow dogs on any furniture including the sofa. Dogs are charged at £15.00 per pet per week or part thereof. About Pet Friendly

If you are repeat booking you will need to ring to book on 01568 612467. When choosing dates, please select the duration of your stay on the drop down menu above the calendar, then float and click the pointer over the desired starting date. Your choice should appear below the calendar.

The cottage is pet friendly but please ring us before booking if you wish to stay with a pet so we can check all is well and can make any necessary arrangements.

Arrival after 4.00pm please and departure before 10.00am. These can only be changed with the agreement of the owners because they are necessary for changeover arrangents. All bookings carry a booking charge of £35.00 already included in the advertised price, unless it is a repeat booking at the same cottage within three years, then there is no booking fee charge. To benefit from this offer, a phone call is needed before booking.

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  • Aga/Rayburn
  • Bath
  • Child Friendly
  • Coffee Percolator
  • Cooker Gas/Electric
  • Cot / Highchair
  • Disabled Friendly
  • Dishwasher
  • DVD Player
  • En Suite
  • Fishing nearby
  • Fishing onsite
  • Fridge/Fridge-Freeze
  • Games Room
  • Garden/Outdoor space
  • Golf nearby
  • Hairdryer
  • Heating
  • Iron/Ironing Board
  • Jacuzzi/Hot Tub
  • Microwave
  • No dogs
  • Offroad free Parking
  • Pet friendly
  • Satellite/Freeview
  • Sauna
  • Shower
  • Smoking
  • Swimming Pool
  • Television
  • Tennis Court
  • Tumble Dryer
  • Washing Machine
  • WiFi
  • wood burner

The Area Around Rose Cottage

Hereford Cathedral and its famous medieval map of the world, The Mappa Mundi, is a quarter of an hour away. The market towns of Leominster and Ludlow with their variety of independent shops, not available in most high streets sadly, are within easy reach.

Leominster has a wide variety of antique shops and buildings of historical interest such as the Grange or The Priory Church. Leominster is also the start of the Black and White village trail which includes Weobley, 15 mins from Tall Trees, which has a good pub which serves food. Ludlow has a huge Norman Castle , St Lawrence's Church, antiques and excellent restaurants, including two michelin restaurants. Hay on Wye is the place for books and is a lovely place to visit and shop for other things.

Further South is Tintern Abbey and to the West, Chepstow Castle. Other places to visit include Symonds Yat, or you can canoe on the Wye, or go walking in the Golden Valley. To the West, the Offa's Dyke path and the isolated, high beauty of the Brecons are worth experiencing. Herefordshire is littered with Farm shops and these provide some of the best produce to be found in the country, including many organic products.

The cottage is suitable as a quiet country escape, offering the ideal location to explore South Shropshire, Herefordshire and Wales. There are several market towns, all with historic interest: Shrewsbury, Ludlow, Leominster, Hereford, and Hay on Wye a little further. Other towns of interest are Much Wenlock, birthplace of the modern day Olympics and Bishop’s Castle with it's local Brewery.


Rose Cottage is ideal for a family get together. It is a peaceful retreat offering quietness and relaxation well away from the rush of the world in a beautiful place.

Visit our Events Calendar, Attractions, Things to do for free and Where to Eat pages for more ideas.


Reviews

June 2016 Some recent comments from the visitors' book:

"Lovely comfortable cottage, beautiful surroundings and weather! GREAT! Lovely comfy cottage in beautiful area Had a lovely week. Very relaxing in a quiet location. Weather good and countryside fantastic Lovely break in a comfy cottage. Fab setting – thanks What a super part of the world. A huge thank you from all of us "

February 2017 "Just loved your beds, bedding and bed linen. So comfortable and we slept so well - and I have a bad back and never sleep well....."

October 2016 "We had a lovely stay in Rose Cottage. The property was very well equipped and had everything we needed for our stay. It was very peaceful but close enough to the town to get shopping and lots of nice places to visit. There was a very nice park in town to exercise the 2 dogs.

We would recommend this property and would very much like to return in the future."

September 2016 "We found Rose Cottage extremely comfortable with everything we needed provided. the quality of furnishing and accessories was of a very high standard. The beds and bedding first class. The location was perfect peaceful and with a pleasant private outdoor garden space. All this allied with it's close proximity to the amenities of all that leominster has to offer.

Would highly recommend to anyone and will definately use again whenever we visit the area. With thanks and regards Mike."

August 2016 "We have just returned from a week staying at Rose Cottage. We enjoyed our time in the lovely cottage , a perfect base for exploring the beautiful surrounding area. The cottage was peaceful and well equipped with an enclosed garden perfect for dogs. The information pamphlets and guides in the cottage were really helpful as the area was new to us.

Your website was clear and informative and easy to navigate. The booking process was straightforward with quick responses. All in all a good experience! Am hoping that it won't be too long before we can book again."

May 2016 "We very much enjoyed our holiday in Rose Cottage. It was warm, comfortable and well equipped. The surrounding area was very beautiful and offered lots of interesting things to do and see. We would very much like to make another visit before too long."

April 2016 "We had a lovely few days in Rose Cottage in Leominster......"

December 2015 "We had a lovely stay thank you very much. The beds and living room furniture were all very comfortable and the shower was great. It was so nice to have such a good bed as often they are old mattresses in holiday rentals with cheap pillows and are not very comfortable, these beds were amazing. Having a fenced back garden was a bonus and enabled the dogs to go outside easily. The house was lovely and quiet and there was no noise from the houses adjoining on either side. The one set of neighbors were lovely and helpful too. The property was spotlessly clean and the lounge was cozy and very warm and inviting. It was so nice to have the Christmas tree and all the board games were a nice touch too, we even left one of ours behind to add to the collection..........."

October 2015 "We enjoyed our stay at Rose Cottage and found everything to be of high quality. Everything we wanted was provided.......

However, I was very impressed with the emails from Tom and Anna and we found directions and key collection details very clear and accurate. We would love to stay there again and would be more than happy to use your firm."

September 2015 "Generally excellent. Special mention should be made of the very comfortable beds, the high quality of the bed linen and towels, and the furnishings in general. Efficient heating system....."

July 2015 "Immaculate preoperty enabled us to relax and visit lovely area"

July 2015 "Relaxing and comfortable stay"

July 2015 "Lovely cottage and a good rest"

July 2015 "We found Rose cottage very clean and comfortable with an exceptionally comfortable bed. We felt very much at home and would certainly consider another visit in the future."

June 2015 This beautiful cottage pleasantly surprised. With a young family we were impressed at how well this idyllic home suited our needs.

It's got all the facilities you need for a holiday plus more. The rooms had a fantastic cottage like feel and were a good size. The children loved playing in the secluded back garden. We had some very relaxing walks in the surrounding countryside - the perfect tonic to our busy lives back home - it was great that Leominster was such a short drive away. With the county city of Hereford about 20 minutes drive away, we found plenty to keep the kids occupied.

This holiday home comes highly recommended by us.

About Rose Cottage

Rose Cottage is ideal for families and couples exploring the area. An early conversion of an ancient barn it has a generous, sound interior matched by an enclosed long garden. Over the years, Rose Cottage has been used as a family holiday retreat and, so, it is adapted well for guests.

Leominster is within about 30 minutes walk but cannot be seen beyond the fields and countryside between. Hay on Wye is to the West with Ludlow to the North and Hereford to the South. Leominster is an excellent source of high quality food from local farms but it also features an Aldi, a CoOp as well as Morrisons.

The cottage accommodates four people. In winter months there is central heating as well as a woodburner providing a warm, cosy atmosphere that will ensure a perfect winter break, no matter what the weather.

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