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Contemporary Glass Fronted Lakeside Villa, With On-site Luxury Spa!

Sleeps10
Bedrooms 5
Bathrooms3
Half Baths1
Space 190 m²
Property type house
Minimum Stay 2 - 30 nights

Overview

About the property

5 Bedroom Villa - Perfect for Families - Sleeps 8 x Adults + 2 x Children

Copse Mere Lodge is a 5 bedroomed property offering spacious accommodation, arranged over 3 floors. This beautiful property, designed by leading architect Richard Reid, is a delightful holiday villa.

The villa benefits from a dramatic double height vaulted ceiling & a fantastic master en-suite bedroom, featuring a large glazed window overlooking the Copse Mere waters beyond. The house is bathed in an abundance of natural light.

The entire rear of the lodge is elegantly glazed from the ground to ceiling, offering great views of the Copse Mere waters & the beautiful spa gardens beyond.

Enjoy the view from the balcony or ground floor decking area with a cold drink in hand, watching resident birdlife that live on and around the Copse Mere.

Copse Mere Lodge is very popular with families as it offers baby & toddler essentials, toys, children’s books, DVDs, broadband & Sky TV.

More Details

Property Manager
Tim Haywood - Property Manager
Speaks english
Response time
Within 12 hours
Response rate
90%
Calendar last updated:
14 December, 2017

About Tim Haywood - Property Manager

Hello! - Great that you stopped by to take a wee peek at our luxury holiday villas, thank you for your interest - I am rather flattered!

Please note that I am the property manager for this property and not the owner.

So let me share with you a little about the uniqueness that is the Lower Mill Estate.

WARNING: reading in could seriously change your holiday habits!

Tim Haywood - Property Manager purchased this house in 2005

Why Tim Haywood - Property Manager chose Somerford Keynes

Copse Mere Lodge is a unique holiday villa, situated on the prestigious Lower Mill Estate, the UK's first and as far as I am aware, only, residential nature reserve.

The estate is a real haven of peace and tranquillity and in my opinion, the perfect antidote to the stresses + demands of everyday life and forgive me for perhaps being presumptuous, but I do think you are going to absolutely love it!

What makes this house unique

The estate consists of over 550-acres of unspoilt countryside, with 8 beautiful lakes to explore. It is also pretty flat, which makes for some lovely walks & cycle routes.

All of our holiday homes are just a few minutes walk from the award winning onsite Luxury Spa facility, set at the very heart of the estate. The spa itself consists of a luxury slate lined (heated) indoor & outdoor pools, sauna, steam room and fully equipped gymnasium.

There is also the UK's only Eco_pool, a naturally filtered outdoor plunge pool, which is a total blast, if not a little on the cold side.

There is lots to do in the local area, as the estate is located at the very heart of the Cotswolds Water Park, an area of outstanding natural beauty.

Guestbook comments from the manager

“Beautiful House, with everything you need for a Family Holiday”



“We have been back to this house a couple of times now as it's lovley. There is everything you need there for a family. The kitchen is fully equipped with everything you can think of, the house has lots of seating, a very large table that we have sat ten at. There is even a range of movies for the children on DVD which is a really nice touch. Highly recommended for those wanting a 'get away from it all' break in the UK, we look forward to coming back again soon.”



Reviewed by Janet E from Southen-on-Sea - Posted & Verified on Trip Advisor™ 7th June 2013
May 2013
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Amenities

Accommodation and facilities for this holiday house rental in Somerford Keynes, United Kingdom

Property Type:
  • house
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Housekeeping:
  • Housekeeper Included
Floor Area:
  • 190 m²
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 3:00 PM
  • /
  • Check-out: 10:00 AM
  • Max. occupancy: 10
  • Max. adults: 7
  • Min. age of primary renter: 35
  • Parties/events not allowed
  • Pets considered ...
  • Non smoking only ...
  • Strictly NO ALL ADULT GROUPS please, unless you are a multi generational and mixed sex group. Please check BEFORE making a booking request. Thank you.
  • Our standard arrival days are FRIDAY and MONDAY each week. A 2 x night arrival is available on a SATURDAY ONLY. Many Thanks.
  • Please DO NOT enquire if you are an ALL ADULT GROUP, as the estates code of conduct STRICTLY PROHIBITS ANY all adult groups. Many thanks in advance.
Location Type:
  • Rural
  • Village
  • Waterfront
Theme:
  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Farm Holidays
  • Historic
  • Holiday Resort
  • Luxury
  • Romantic
  • Rustic
  • Spa
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions
General:
  • Fitness Room / Equipment
  • Heating
  • Internet ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking ...
  • Towels Provided
  • Tumble Dryer
  • Washing Machine
  • Wood Stove ...
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher ...
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator ...
  • Stove
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 10 people
Bathrooms:
  • 3 Bathrooms
  • 1 Half Bath
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , bath (no shower)
    Bathroom 2 - toilet , shower enclosure
    Bathroom 3 - toilet , bath with shower
    Bathroom 4 - shower enclosure
    Bathroom 5 - toilet
Bedrooms:
  • 5 Bedrooms, Sleeps 10
  • Bedroom 5 (2 x Single Bunk Beds) - 2 single bed , 2 x Children's single bunks beds
    Bedroom 2 (Double) - Ground Floor - 1 large double bed , Ground floor DOUBLE bedroom
    Bedroom 1 (Double) - Ground Floor, with Lake Views - 1 large double bed , Ground floor DOUBLE bedroom, with lake & garden views
    Bedroom 4 (2 x Single Bunk Beds) - 2 single bed , 2 x Full size SINGLE bunks beds, with lake & garden views
    Bedroom 3 (Double) - Top Floor, with lake views - 1 large double bed , Top floor DOUBLE bedroom, with lake views (ensuite)
Entertainment:
  • Books
  • DVD Player
  • Games ...
  • Music Library
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Stereo
  • Television
  • Toys
  • Video Games
  • Video Library
Outside:
  • Balcony
  • Bicycles
  • Boat
  • Deck / Patio
  • Deck Furniture
  • Kayak / Canoe
  • Lawn / Garden
  • Outdoor Furniture
  • Outdoor Grill
  • Veranda / Loggia
  • Tennis
Suitability:
  • long term rentals available
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Pool / Spa:
  • Communal Pool ...
  • Heated Pool
  • Indoor Pool
  • Sauna
Onsite Services:
  • Concierge
  • Housekeeping
  • Massage
  • Private Chef
  • Staff
Attractions:
  • arboretum
  • autumn foliage
  • churches
  • forests
  • playground
  • pond
  • recreation centre
  • restaurants
  • water parks
Leisure Activities:
  • bird watching
  • eco tourism
  • horse riding
  • outlet shopping
  • paddle boating
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • Babysitter
  • fitness centre
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • equestrian events
  • fishing
  • fly fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • golf
  • golf pass optional
  • hiking
  • jet skiing
  • mountain biking
  • rafting
  • sailing
  • surfing
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • water skiing
  • whitewater rafting
Notes:
Copse Mere Lodge is a beautiful & luxurious holiday villa of the very highest standards. Occupying an enviable location on the more mature Clearwater Lake and is quite literally a 30 second walk from the on-site Luxury Spa complex. - - The Lower Mill Estate | Residential Nature Reserve with onsite Luxury Spa - The Cotswolds. - Copse Mere Lodge is located in the prestigious Lower Mill Estate, residential nature reserve & private gated community within the cotswolds. Lower Mill is an award winning community of sustainable vacation homes, set in a private 550-acre reserve in the heart of the Cotswolds. -

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Contemporary Glass Fronted Lakeside Villa, With On-site Luxury Spa!
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Fantastic break from city life

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We visited with two couples earlier in the year for a long weekend. The villa was spacious with well designed quality interiors, clean and plenty of room for all of us with everything we needed already there. We loved the reserve, so peaceful and great to be so close to nature. We didn't bring our kids this stay but will return with them in the summer - they will love the outdoor pool and the wildlife. Highly recommended.

  • Review Submitted: 16/10/2013
  • Date of Stay: March 2013
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you for taking the time to leave a review of your holiday, these reviews are really useful to potential guests who are considering our lodges for their forthcoming short break. We are really delighted that you enjoyed your stay with us and that you would recommend our bespoke luxury accommodation to other travellers. We very much look forward to welcoming you back to the estate in the not too distant future.
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Beautiful Place

  • 5 of 5

My family and I have stayed there for a few days and we are both extremely happy with the quality, style and comfort of this home. Would definitely recommend! :)

  • Review Submitted: 14/10/2013
  • Date of Stay: August 2013
  • Source: HomeAway
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Map

Nearest Barpub
1 Kilometres
The Bakers Arms - Less than 1 mile away
Nearest Golf
4 Kilometres
Oaksy 9 Hole - Around 3 miles away
Nearest Train
4 Kilometres
Kemble Station -3 miles or Cheltenham 15 miles
Nearest Restaurant
1 Kilometres
The Bakers Arms - Less than 1 mile away
Nearest Beach
0.5 Kilometres
Kemble Country Park - Manmade, but fun !
Car: recommended

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- The Lower Mill Estate | Residential Nature Reserve with onsite Luxury Spa - The Cotswolds.

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Copse Mere Lodge is located in the prestigious Lower Mill Estate, residential nature reserve & private gated community within the cotswolds.

Lower Mill is an award winning community of sustainable vacation homes, set in a private 550-acre reserve in the heart of the Cotswolds.

Surrounded by beautiful untouched woodland, our homes are located around 8 lakes on the estate & all are within a few minutes walk from the onsite world class Luxury Spa facility, which is at the centre of the estate.

There are many pretty cotswold villages to explore from the estate including Bibury, Stow on the Wold, Bourton on the Water & Broadway. In short, you'll find our luxury holiday lodges are the perfect place to relax, unwind and explore the cotswolds.

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The Lower Mill Estate is situated 4 miles from Cirencester, the gateway to the cotswolds in Gloucestershire. The regency town of Cheltenham Spa is only 18 miles away, and the beautiful city of Bath just 25 miles away.

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Rates & Availability

Rental Rates for this holiday house in Somerford Keynes, United Kingdom

Rental Basis:
per property
Manager accepts payment in:
GBP
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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
 
- December 2017
1 Dec 2017 - 19 Dec 2017
Changeover Day: Friday
2 night minimum stay
AU$176 **
From
AU$522
Fri,Sat
AU$1,749 **
 
 
- Christmas Week 2017
20 Dec 2017 - 26 Dec 2017
7 night minimum stay
AU$3,506 **
 
 
- New Year Week 2017
27 Dec 2017 - 6 Jan 2018
7 night minimum stay
AU$3,506 **
 
 
JANUARY - ESTATE IS CLOSED
7 Jan 2018 - 8 Feb 2018
Changeover Day: Friday
30 night minimum stay
AU$1,757 **
 
 
- February 2018 HALF TERM
9 Feb 2018 - 15 Feb 2018
Changeover Day: Friday
3 night minimum stay
From
AU$466
Fri,Sat,Sun
AU$2,100 **
 
 
- February 2018
16 Feb 2018 - 1 Mar 2018
Changeover Day: Friday
3 night minimum stay
From
AU$436
Fri,Sat,Sun
AU$1,661 **
 
 
- March 2018
2 Mar 2018 - 25 Mar 2018
Changeover Day: Friday
2 night minimum stay
AU$176 **
From
AU$504
Fri,Sat
AU$1,573 **
 
 
- EASTER HOLIDAYS 2018
26 Mar 2018 - 15 Apr 2018
Changeover Day: Friday
2 night minimum stay
From
AU$873
Fri,Sat
AU$3,330 **
 
 
- April 2018
16 Apr 2018 - 3 May 2018
Changeover Day: Friday
2 night minimum stay
AU$176 **
From
AU$592
Fri,Sat
AU$1,749 **
 
 
- May 2018 Bank Holiday
4 May 2018 - 10 May 2018
Changeover Day: Friday
2 night minimum stay
AU$176 **
From
AU$961
Fri,Sat
AU$3,330 **
 
 
- May 2018
11 May 2018 - 17 May 2018
Changeover Day: Friday
2 night minimum stay
AU$176 **
From
AU$610
Fri,Sat
AU$2,100 **
 
 
- May 2018
18 May 2018 - 20 May 2018
Changeover Day: Friday
2 night minimum stay
AU$176 **
From
AU$610
Fri,Sat
AU$2,803 **
 
 
- May HALF TERM 2018
21 May 2018 - 31 May 2018
Changeover Day: Friday
3 night minimum stay
From
AU$677
Fri,Sat,Sun
AU$3,330 **
 
 
- June 2018
1 Jun 2018 - 1 Jul 2018
Changeover Day: Friday
2 night minimum stay
AU$176 **
From
AU$610
Fri,Sat
AU$1,924 **
 
 
- July 2018
2 Jul 2018 - 12 Jul 2018
Changeover Day: Friday
2 night minimum stay
AU$176 **
From
AU$743
Fri,Sat
AU$2,276 **
 
 
- July 2018
13 Jul 2018 - 2 Aug 2018
Changeover Day: Friday
2 night minimum stay
AU$176 **
From
AU$961
Fri,Sat
AU$3,506 **
 
 
- August 2018
3 Aug 2018 - 2 Sep 2018
Changeover Day: Friday
2 night minimum stay
AU$176 **
From
AU$961
Fri,Sat
AU$3,506 **
 
 
- September 2018
3 Sep 2018 - 20 Sep 2018
Changeover Day: Friday
2 night minimum stay
AU$176 **
From
AU$698
Fri,Sat
AU$2,276 **
 
 
- September 2018
21 Sep 2018 - 30 Sep 2018
Changeover Day: Friday
2 night minimum stay
AU$176 **
From
AU$654
Fri,Sat
AU$2,188 **
 
 
- October 2018
1 Oct 2018 - 14 Oct 2018
Changeover Day: Friday
2 night minimum stay
AU$176 **
From
AU$566
Fri,Sat
AU$1,749 **
 
 
- October HALF TERM 2018
15 Oct 2018 - 25 Oct 2018
Changeover Day: Friday
3 night minimum stay
From
AU$612
Fri,Sat,Sun
AU$3,155 **
 
 
- October 2018
26 Oct 2018 - 1 Nov 2018
Changeover Day: Friday
2 night minimum stay
AU$176 **
From
AU$566
Fri,Sat
AU$1,749 **
 
 
- November 2018
2 Nov 2018 - 6 Dec 2018
Changeover Day: Friday
2 night minimum stay
AU$176 **
From
AU$478
Fri,Sat
AU$1,573 **
 
 
- December 2018
7 Dec 2018 - 19 Dec 2018
Changeover Day: Friday
2 night minimum stay
AU$176 **
From
AU$504
Fri,Sat
AU$1,661 **
 
 
- Christmas week 2018
20 Dec 2018 - 26 Dec 2018
7 night minimum stay
AU$3,506 **
 
 
- New Year week 2018
27 Dec 2018 - 4 Jan 2019
7 night minimum stay
AU$3,506 **
 
 
My Standard Rate

Changeover Day: Friday
3 night minimum stay
AU$615 **
From
AU$615
Fri,Sat,Sun
AU$2,627 **
 

Additional information about rental rates

Outgoing Linen/Cleaning AU$158.17
Pet Fee AU$79.08
Refundable Damage Deposit AU$439.35
Group Spa Access AU$ 3.43 per person per night

MID-WEEK BREAKS - 4 x NIGHTS MINIMUM:

There is a MINIMUM stay of 4 x NIGHTS for the MID-WEEK breaks, MONDAY to FRIDAY & a MINIMUM holiday cost of £ 550.00 applies.

Please send an enquiry & we will forward you a quote by return.

CREDIT & DEBIT CARDS:

We accept all major credit & debit cards - surcharges do apply.

DEPOSIT & PAYMENT TERMS:

The deposit payment is payable at the time of booking & is calculated at:

- £300 for weekend & mid-week holidays
- £500 for weekly & bank holiday & half term holidays

The full balance is due for payment 12 weeks prior to your holiday start date.

Manager's Cancellation Policy

  • No refunds for cancellations made after payment is made
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