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The Starting Gate

SuperhostSomerset, England, United Kingdom
Entire cottage hosted by Rachel
2 guestsStudio1 bed1 bathroom

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The Starting Gate is one of three purpose built holiday cottages (sleeps 2+1) situated in a beautiful, tranquil, rural location approximately one mile from the historic town of Bruton in Somerset. It is ideally situated for families or couples wanting to explore the beautiful countryside and visit the many local attractions.

The space
We run a private, well equipped competition stable yard it is possible to bring your horse with you subject to appropriate arrangements. There is access to plenty of off road and quiet lane hacking and there are excellent competition venues close by.

Guest access
The Starting Gate is a first floor studio flat with a private entrance which is newly built and furnished to a high standard with ample parking space. The open plan living space provides a well equipped kitchen and small dining area. There is a king size bed and comfortable seating area. The separate bathroom is equipped with a bath as well as a separate shower. A bonus is a separate dressing room/lounge with a second smart TV and a comfortable single sofa bed. Outside, the Starting Gate benefits from a private patio area and guests are also welcome to make use of a shared, enclosed garden area.

Other things to note
Local supermarkets offer a home delivery service to the property.
The Starting Gate is one of three purpose built holiday cottages (sleeps 2+1) situated in a beautiful, tranquil, rural location approximately one mile from the historic town of Bruton in Somerset. It is ideally situated for families or couples wanting to explore the beautiful countryside and visit the many local attractions.

The space
We run a private, well equipped competition stable yard it…

Sleeping arrangements

Common spaces
1 sofa bed

Amenities

Free parking on premises
Kitchen
Wifi
Dryer
TV
Washing machine
Heating
Fire extinguisher
Smoke alarm
Unavailable: Carbon monoxide alarm

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4.90 out of 5 stars from 20 reviews

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Somerset, England, United Kingdom

The Starting Gate is in a rural location with all commercial amenities a short drive away. Local attractions include, but are by no means limited to, the Royal Bath and West show ground, Hauser and Wirth Gallery, Wincanton Racecourse, Stourhead House and Gardens, Longleat Safari Park, Haynes Motor Museum and Kilver Court designer shopping village. The picturesque cities of Wells, Glastonbury and Bath are close by too.
The Starting Gate is in a rural location with all commercial amenities a short drive away. Local attractions include, but are by no means limited to, the Royal Bath and West show ground, Hauser and Wirth Galle…

Hosted by Rachel

Joined in June 2018
  • 66 Reviews
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Part of a family living on site. I have two grown up children.
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House rules
Check-in: After 15:00
Check out: 10:00
Self check-in with building staff
No smoking
No pets
No parties or events
Health & safety
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