So your looking for somewhere to escape, recharge, and have some time to recoup, either alone or as a couple.  No need to look any further.  Here is a long week-end, week or month long opportunity for you to enjoy a rejuvenating break in the Cambridgeshire countryside, with all the mod cons and comforts of home.
CAMBRIDGE/ Duxford/ Addenbrookes
2 guests
1 bedroom
2 beds
1 bath
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1 bath
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Cambridge Science Parks, Granta Park, Babraham, Newmarket 10 -15 Duxford Imperial War Museum 10 mins away,

ninterrupted views of Cambridgeshire fields - shower in caravan with half awning to give you extra space & shelter. Cooker, fridge, TV, in Van. Washroom/ toilet in house. BBand access.

Perfect for short term contract work, writers, business, settling into new work in Cambridge

The space

Its close by my home but very discrete - guests benefit from access to small in house laundry and shower and Wc facilities. In the late autumn and early spring right through the summer a lovely separate garden area to relax in, have some barb qs and extend your own hospitality.

This is an ideal solution for those wanting some really inexpensive space to think, regroup or plan a relocate -all essential creature comforts supplied plus some extra storage (in a container on site) for you if you are having to make a move in a hurry and need a few weeks grace to sort your options out. Be in contact to see how I can assist you in your thinking and relocation options.

For those of you who like to off road run on ancient pathways, there is the main Roman Road to the Gog Magog's just half a kilometre away from the back gate - off road running all the way to the outskirts of Cambridge for the fitness buffs amongst you

Guest access

You have access to a shower / wc (private) and broadband in the main house with GREAT 4 G supply by EE in the van itself. Washing machine is at your disposal in the main house 30 yards up the garden. You enjoy full independence in the van with your own cooker, grill and gas oven. A Comfy double bed with memory foam topper pretty much guarantees a wonderful nights sleep, with the quiet of the Cambridgeshire countryside all around you. Electric heater is there with full electrics in the van, when outside is a little cooler.

Outside chairs and breakfast table in the half awning which can open up as a canopy when the weather is fine and inviting. Safe off road parking for your car/van in our spacious. Rent of a car if needed - small sportsKA with fold down roof - great fun in the summer for a sportsy tour of East Anglia and its stately homes and fantastic coastline.

Interaction with guests

Once a day at least if desired or once a week depending on desire of our guests. Main house on site 30 yards away! Chickens and mother cat and two adorable young kittens share the spacious garden with you.

Other things to note

This is an exceptional space where guests can really relax and enjoy some time to relax and refresh. Exceptional for those who like being out in the countryside but also super close to city and work zones -Granta park Babraham, Genome Centre etc and Cambridge Science Park


Sleeping arrangements
Bedroom 1
1 queen bed, 2 single beds

Amenities

Prices
Extra people £9 / night after the first guest
Cleaning Fee £15
Weekly Discount: 10%
Weekend Price £25 / night
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House Rules
No smoking
Not suitable for pets
No parties or events

With respect - as it is my living soace you share - and nearly 100% of my guests have a wonderful time in a virtual home from home experience apart from the fact that i prefer my kitchen left to me and my partner. Thank you look forward to meeting you shortly


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2 nights minimum stay

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Anthony User Profile
June 2017
This place has been my favourite so far. I love country living. Great space and great person Josie is. Along with the animals and plants on the property. I highly recommend this place if you enjoy country living
Josie User Profile
Response from Josie:
Wonderful to have you with us here on this little retreat from the madness of urban living
June 2017

Emma User Profile
May 2017
Beautiful location, everything you need is in the caravan, lovely cats and chickens and Josie is a really friendly, helpful host. Would definitely recommend, thanks Josie!

Paul User Profile
November 2016
Had a fantastic experience, Josie is the perfect landlady. She is very friendly & helpful. I would quite happily recommend Josie & would be very happy to stay with her again.

Thea User Profile
October 2016
This airbnb has great ambience, and is accurately described as a perfect spot for relaxing and enjoying peaceful space. It is a 15 min walk to the bus to Cambridge, with road traffic noticeable in the mornings and afternoons, but the feel of the farm is appealingly remote. There are views of the surrounding fields during the day and cross country walks nearby. The garden the caravan looks onto is private, a good distance from the house and lovely to wake up to. Amenities are supplied to make meals in the caravan, with a small stove & grill, a kettle, and a small fridge and freezer. A bathroom and TV room are available on one side of the house. Plenty of storage room is available. Josie and her lodger did everything possible to provide a pleasant, comfortable stay, including stocking the caravan with orange juice, bacon, bread, tea, coffee and milk for my arrival. Communication was great. I really enjoyed staying here, and would recommend it.

Diane User Profile
September 2016
Josie is a great host - made us feel very welcome and comfortable. Caravan is as described and in a really nice location on the property. There were two of us staying for a month and we were perfectly happy and comfortable.

Viktor User Profile
August 2016
We have received warm welcome from Josie on her place and she provides all what we need for a pleasure stay. Perhaps even more than that :-) The place looks exactly as described, lovely place far enough from the city noise, clean and well prepared, including some breakfast and bananas for our small daughter. If we have an opportunity to come again to this location, we know already our choice!

Paul User Profile
August 2016
We were welcomed with a smile and various consumable goodies, the location was perfect and picturesque. A close walk to the nearest convenience stores in one direction and a local pub the other. Cambridge was a ten minute drive and close to many other attractions. The caravan was perfect, you are self contained with a home from home feel. Josie was always happy to assist in any items needed for cooking etc. Great for a break away for a bit of relaxation, visiting Cambridge and it's surrounding towns and villages or if you are working in the area. Would certainly return!

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Josie User Profile

An Academic working in consultancy - I mainly work from home but the house is a very comfortable space for me to be able to share still giving guests their own space to relax and unwind in as well as being able to share my hospitality and my deep knowledge of the architectural, landscape and culinary riches of Cambridge in which I am so happy and privileged to be a part. I look forward to meeting you and enabling you to have a really wonderful stay in Cambridge whether as a proud parent of a graduate, a student looking to undertake future studies of your own, a tourist looking to have a brief well placed stay in this wonderful University city, or someone undertaking business here and setting up your first relationships with this exciting centre for commerce and culture. You are so welcome.

Languages: English, Français, Italiano
Response rate: 100%
Response time: within a few hours

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