Downside House has two holiday cottages, The Nook and The Garden Rooms, offering high quality self-catering accommodation. Set in the grounds of Downside House the cottages have been renovated to a very high standard offering comfort, warmth and style with beautiful furnishings and modern appliances. Situated in the heart of Chilcompton, the cottages are the perfect place from which to explore the beautiful sights Bath, Wells and Somerset have to offer.
Stayed here 2 nights emerging from lockdown. Beautifully presented and well supplied with all we needed plus a welcome bottle and croissants for breakfast. Worth pointing out narrow staircase to upper/mezzanine bedroom and for the less athletic a very awkward shower/bath arrangement in the bathroom downstairs is a great use of space but for me after a hip replacement impossible to negotiate. however, if you are younger and fitter than me this is a great place to stay! We loved the outside eating space too, while the Redan Inn a short walk away is very good indeed with lots of outside space.
We are so pleased we have discovered The Garden Rooms and The Nook. Clean, comfortable, secure, would thoroughly recommend. Had to find accommodation for my Mum’s funeral during covid and Julie was so understanding and helpful. She and Ben were great hosts, and due to the circumstances didn’t put pressure on us with timings of arrivals and leaving. I appreciated the ease of booking. We would love to visit again under happier times to enjoy all the things the properties have to offer. Fully equipped with all you would need in the kitchen. Loved the sky light over the bath, beds were really com...more