View of the property
Private enclosed garden with plenty of space for all the family
Spacious relaxing lounge with double doors to the garden
Enjoy a relaxing evening after a long day exploring
Cook up a tasty evening meal
Dining area
Double aspect double bedroom
Master bedroom
Peaceful single room
Second single room
1 / 11  View of the property
2 / 11  Private enclosed garden with plenty of space for all the family
3 / 11  Spacious relaxing lounge with double doors to the garden
4 / 11  Enjoy a relaxing evening after a long day exploring
5 / 11  Cook up a tasty evening meal
6 / 11  Dining area
7 / 11  Double aspect double bedroom
8 / 11  Master bedroom
9 / 11  Peaceful single room
10 / 11  Second single room
11 / 11  Bathroom

Ivy Cottage

Bath (8mls NW), Somerset
Sleeps 4
Bedrooms 3
Bathrooms 1
Change Sat
No Dogs
3 star
Enclosed garden / patio
Internet access
Pub nearby
Shop nearby
Family friendly
Towels for hire
Travel cot available
Highchair available
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At a glance

  • A charming cottage in the tranquil village of Queen Charlton
  • Enjoy glorious countryside walks from the doorstep
  • A perfect retreat for keen walkers and enthusiastic nature-lovers
  • Just a short drive from the historic city of Bath
  • Close to the popular and vibrant city of Bristol
  • Ideally situated for exploring the beautiful South West of England
Property code: IVYTT

Surrounded by open countryside and close to the historic city of Bath, this lovely farm cottage is situated in the tranquil surroundings of the picturesque village of Queen Charlton.

This delightful cottage is a perfect retreat for walkers and nature lovers, and there is a wealth of varied footpaths to choose from. You could enjoy fishing or bird watching on Chew Valley Lake, or you might visit the nearby historic cities of Wells and Bath, or discover one of the many local attractions such as Wookey Hole Caves, Cheddar Gorge, Clarks Village, Horseworld and Longleat Safari Park. The popular city of Bristol is within easy reach, with its many attractions such as the Clifton Suspension Bridge and the SS Great Britain. There are also plenty of golf courses to choose from, and a nearby leisure centre.

On entering this charming former farm cottage you will find the comfy and welcoming lounge, with wood burner effect electric fire, TV, DVD and French doors offering a delightful view of the large garden. Exploring further, the attractive and elegantly designed kitchen/diner is well-equipped with oven, microwave, fridge and washing machine, and is a perfect place for enjoying a special meal. Moving to the first floor, you will find three cosy bedrooms. There’s a comfortable and bright double bedroom and two spacious singles. You will also find a bathroom with WC on the first floor, and a ground-floor WC with shower.

Stepping outside from the lounge via the French doors, you will find yourself in a large, private, enclosed garden, complete with garden furniture, which is an ideal space for children to run about in, or for grown-ups relaxing with a meal or a glass of wine at the end of the day. Guests are welcome to bring their own BBQ. There is ample off-road parking available.

  • 3 bedrooms: 1 double and 2 singles
  • 1 bathroom with bath and WC
  • Ground-floor WC with shower
  • Wood burner effect electric fire
  • TV/DVD
  • Oven, microwave, fridge and washing machine
  • Large enclosed garden
  • Use of garage with freezer
  • Bed linen, electric and Wi-Fi included
  • Night storage heaters on ground floor, electric panel heaters upstairs
  • Beach 25 miles, shops and pubs 1.5 miles

This property is personally managed by Eloise.


From guests that have stayed at the property.

Based on 18 guest ratings

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Reviewed by Beverley 17th May 2019

The cottage was lovely and clean and location was perfect for a quiet weekend break. Plenty of space for a family both inside the cottage and outside in the large garden.

Reviewed by Clarissa 5th May 2019

We found everything we needed for our stay...cottage was well equipped, warm and comfortable. Lovely views from the garden and an easy drive into Bristol.

Reviewed by Stephen 28th April 2019

Superb location and excellent property facilities. Very central place for exploring a lot of what the West Country has to offer. Teally pleased with the choice of cottage.

Reviewed by Alan 23rd March 2019

Quirkily old fashioned. Nevertheless, the property catered for most needs. The village and surroundings were wonderfully quiet and peaceful.

Reviewed by Sally 9th March 2019

This house is what it looks in the pictures, dated but comfortable. Everything worked and had been electrically checked. The hot water was constant, the heating was easily worked out and the surroundings were beautiful. Inside there were games and books, the kitchen equipment was well thought out and all instructions easy to follow. Easy access to Read moreBath and Bristol. Hide

Reviewed by James 7th December 2018

Well located for both Bristol and Bath. As parking in both places is not easy, the Bus Service from Keynsham, some 2-miles away, is regular and takes you right into the town centres.

Reviewed by T 24th November 2018

Booking and getting into the cottage was very easy. The location was just what we wanted and it well situated for Bristol, Bath and many other attractions. Very comfortable and warm. A cosy place with great garden, we were visited by 3 pheasants. We will be returning next year

Reviewed by Bettina 6th October 2018

Ivy Cottage is very peaceful and quiet, the cottage is well equipped. A car is recommended to reach all the destinations aroud; it is possible to get around by bus, but only for the adventurous, as the bus stop is 20 min walk away. We enjoyed our stay very much!

Reviewed by Christopher 22nd September 2018

The cottage was very comfortable, ideally located between Bath and Bristol.We spent each day using the park and ride services using our senior bus passes. The down stairs shower room was cold to enter but the dimplex fire soon heated up the room, the room lacked a mirror for shaving. The only thing we missed was a small television in the kitchen diRead morenner, what sad people we are. Hide

Reviewed by Melody 15th September 2018

Cottage is in a fantastic location with an enormous back garden. Walks on your door step and very quiet and secluded. We easily fit into the cottage with 2 children, it was a lovely, relaxing break.

Reviewed by Nathan 8th September 2018

Lovely lowcation very peaceful and comfortable quite a journey to actions,

Reviewed by Susan 18th August 2018

The cottage is excellent for a family of four. A shelf in the downstairs toilet/shower room with a mirror on the wall would have been good. Also, the WiFi is not great but that is only to be expected in a rural area. So dont think the whole family will be able to get on their gadgets in the evening. Instead enjoy the fabulous garden and have fun waRead moretching the squirrels darting up and down the trees. Wonderful! Hide

Reviewed by Nicola 28th July 2018

A lovely cottage conveniently located near Bath and Bristol. We have been twice to this cottage and would stay there again. The children particuarly like the large enclosed garden which is perfect for them to run around in. Plenty of space for adults to relax in too.

Reviewed by Monique 14th July 2018

We had a very enjoyable stay at Ivy Cottage. The house is comfortable and clean. The location is very peaceful, but in easy reach of Bath and Bristol. Our children had fun playing in the garden, as we were blessed with wonderful weather!

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