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The Stable at Rambler Cottage

Cottage -
1 Bedroom , 1 Bathroom , Sleeps 2
Eastleigh, Hampshire, England
This one bedroom dwelling for up to 2 people (young baby in travel cot is ok) is a well equipped converted Stable in the peaceful garden of a picturesque16th century Grade 11 listed thatch cottage in a semi rural location
This delightful accommodation is conveniently placed for Eastleigh, Winchester, Southampton, Southampton Airport, The New Forest, Bournemouth, Portsmouth and ferries to the Isle of Wight and France.
We are Four Star Visit England rated as well as a 5 Bubble Trip Advisor rating based on over 70 reviews

The perfect retreat for those who prefer seclusion to socialising in a guest house or hotel, whether it is for a Romantic Getaway from the bustle of everyday life, a Holiday, Business, or a Work Secondment.....
'Ideal for my needs by far the best accommodation I have stayed in whilst working all over the country....
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Listing #FKN4753028
About the Owner
Hilary C
Languages spoken:English
Response Rate:80%
Response Time:Within a few hours
Listed Since:July 2014
Interaction with guests
Before you arrive you will be asked if you have any special dietary requirements as all our guests receive a welcome pack that includes home made bread and cake, fruit, cereals, jam, biscuits, tea & coffee etc, as much organic as possible and fresh flowers from the cottage garden when available. All the water if filtered On arrival you will receive a personally hand written welcome note, and your hosts will be on hand to welcome you as they live on site and will be available for any questions or queries you may have. There is a comprehensive information pack in the Stable, along with many leaflets of places to visit nearby, with some suggestions of things to do when the weather is not so nice.
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Reviewed 12 August 2018

The Stable is the most amazing place to stay, we have loved it here. From the moment we walked in the door and found the handwritten note from the hostess to the home made bread, homemade cake, milk in the fridge, fruit, jams, cereal and...More

Thank PDYR
Management response:Responded 13 August 2018

We were bowled over by your review. What more could we ask! Thank you very much. We would love to have you stay with us again. Enjoy the rest of Europe and safe journey back to Australia.

Reviewed 15 July 2018

This was our second stay at The Stable, and we thoroughly enjoyed our stay. Hilary and Mike are so friendly. The accommodation is spotless, and includes everything you need plus a whole host of extra treats including the fabulous welcome pack. Plus, despite the wonderful...More

Thank 2015Denisett
Management response:Responded 13 August 2018

Thank you for your glowing review. It is such an encouragement for us as we try to give our guests an experience as well as a place to stay.

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Reviewed 4 May 2018

HIlary and Mike obviously enjoy making the Stables a cozy retreat to unwind in Spotlessly clean and cozy cottage with all mod cons and a fabulous welcome gift of home baked goodies and other tasty delights We did not meet MIke apart from just glimpsing...More

Thank Jayne S
Hilary C, VR Owner at The Stable at Rambler Cottage, responded to this reviewResponded 15 July 2018

Thank you for your glowing review. It is so encouraging for us. We think what we would like and take on board comments from others and try to provide it so we are all delighted!

  • Alarm Clock
  • Blender
  • Books
  • Cable/satellite TV
  • Central Heating
  • Cooker
  • Dining Seats (2)
  • Dishwasher
  • Double Beds:(1)
  • Dryer
  • DVD Player
  • Freezer
  • Full Baths (1)
  • Grill
  • Hairdryer
  • Internet Access
  • Iron
  • Kettle
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room Seats (2)
  • Local Guides/Maps
  • Microwave
  • Outdoor Dining Area
  • Paper Towels Provided
  • Parking
  • Patio
  • Refrigerator
  • Soap/Shampoo Provided
  • Stereo System
  • Toaster
  • Towels Provided
  • TV
  • Washer
  • Wi-Fi
House rules
    Not kid-friendly
    Pets not allowed
    Smoking not allowed
    Check in: 3:00 PM
    Check out: 10:00 AM
    1 Full bath
    1 Full
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About the neighbourhood
Local attractions nearby -The Itchen Valley Country Park - including a Go Ape tree top adventure
-Manor Farm Country Park (The Farm features in BBC's Wartime Farm series)
-Marwell Zoological Park
-Hampshire Cricket Ground “The Ageas Bowl” – 5 minutes
- Sea City (Titanic Exhibition) - Southampton
-St. Mary's “Saints” Football Ground – 20 minutes
-Art Galleries
-Interesting local villages and Tea rooms
-Large Shopping Malls
-Cinemas - Theatres - Night Clubs
- Numerous Golf Courses
- a wide variety of Restaurants and Takeaways with home delivery

Coastal attractions (20 -30 minutes) include, Lee on the Solent, Portsmouth/Southsea, Hamble, The Royal Victoria Country park, and Bournemouth.
Getting around
You really need a car to get around as the local bus service is not very frequent.
Car advised
How to get there
Airport: Southampton Eastleigh: 6.0 km
Railway: Southampton Parkway, Eastleigh: 5.0 km
Ferry: Southampton: 6.0 km
Sat Nav reference is SO50 7DL. Full directions can be downloaded from our website and these will be provided again before you set off.

This delightful accommodation is conveniently placed for many lovely attractions including:The New Forest with its beautiful drives and walks - about 30 minutes away and within 45 minutes can be seen the Beaulieu National Motor Museum, Buckler's Hard Maritime Museum and Exbury Gardens famous for its rhododendrons and azaleas.

Hurst Castle - walk across the spit or take the ferry from New Haven.

Romsey (25 minutes) has its beautiful Abbey and Broadlands House and Gardens (home of the Mountbattens) and nearby, the Hillier Arboretum and Paultons Theme Park.

Portsmouth (20 minutes) houses the famous ships - Nelson's Victory, the Mary Rose, and Docky...
Activities nearby
Nearest Beach: 25.0 km.
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