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The perfect retreat for two complete with hot tub
Step into the stylish open-plan space
Contemporary space decorated with care
Enjoy preparing meals in the stylish kitchen area
Space for leisurely dining
Relax on the sofa after a day spent exploring
Retire to the pretty galleried bedroom
REfresh yourself in the contemporary shower room
Enjoy long lay ins here
Take a dip in the hot tub after a day spent exploring
The ideal sanctuary for a romantic break
Explore the shared garden
Enjoy walks in the beautiful New Forest
1 / 13  The perfect retreat for two complete with hot tub
2 / 13  Step into the stylish open-plan space
3 / 13  Contemporary space decorated with care
4 / 13  Enjoy preparing meals in the stylish kitchen area
5 / 13  Space for leisurely dining
6 / 13  Relax on the sofa after a day spent exploring
7 / 13  Retire to the pretty galleried bedroom
8 / 13  REfresh yourself in the contemporary shower room
9 / 13  Enjoy long lay ins here
10 / 13  Take a dip in the hot tub after a day spent exploring
11 / 13  The ideal sanctuary for a romantic break
12 / 13  Explore the shared garden
13 / 13  Enjoy walks in the beautiful New Forest

Coachmans Cottage - Avon

Christchurch (4.5mls N), New Forest
Sleeps 2
Bedrooms 1
Bathrooms 1
Change Fri
Dogs welcome 1
4 star
Complex of properties
Enclosed garden / patio
Hot tub
Internet access
Pub nearby
Beach within easy reach
Fishing onsite / nearby
Romantic
Towels included
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At a glance

  •  Indulge in a spot of stargazing from the hot tub and private courtyard
  • Explore the landscape of the New Forest National Park and Avon Valley
  • Stretch your legs with a long walk or cycle and admire the scenery
  • Visit the market town of Ringwood or Christchurch with its pretty streets and harbour
  • Unwind with a day at the coast and visit the sandy beaches at Mudeford or Avon
Property code: 54901

Enjoy a romantic break in this converted former coach house where you can relax in the private hot tub or spend your days exploring the surrounding areas.

This cosy cottage is located on the edge of the New Forest National Park, in the picturesque valley of Avon with local pub. Visit the coast, with beautiful beaches at Avon and Mudeford and further afield there is Bournemouth with pier and amusements, or take a short drive to Ringwood or Christchurch, where you will find a good selection of local amenities as well as boutique shops, restaurants and cafes. Should you be feeling energetic there is an outdoor activity centre nearby or perhaps take a trip to the fishing lakes. The property is also ideally located for the outdoor enthusiasts, with many cycling and walking routes close by.

Heading inside the property you will find the open-plan lounge/kitchen/diner, which has been furnished to meet all your holiday cooking requirements, well-equipped with electric oven and hob, fridge with ice compartment and microwave. Relax in the cosy lounge after a day of exploring whilst watching a film on the Smart TV. Also, on the ground floor is the dining area with table for two, perfect for a romantic meal or lazy breakfast. Next door, completing this floor, is the shower room with WC. From the lounge, take the stair to the mezzanine style, double bedroom, with restricted head height.

Stepping outside the property is a private terrace area with garden furniture, charcoal BBQ and hot tub, perfect for stargazing or a spot of al fresco dining. Off-road parking for one car is available to the rear of the cottage with shared path leading to the entrance.

Dogs are charged at £20 each per full or part week.

  • 1 double bedroom with restricted head height
  • 1 shower room
  • Electric oven and hob, fridge with ice compartment and microwave
  • Hot tub
  • Electric and central heating included
  • Off-road parking for one car
  • Wi-Fi included
  • 1 dog welcome
  • Beach 5 miles, shop 3 miles and pub 1 mile
  • Smart TV in lounge
  • Charcoal BBQ available
  • Regret no babies or children
  • Beauty treatments available at an additional cost (by prior arrangement only)
  • Fishing nearby - Bisterne Fishery for seasonal course and salmon fishing

Claire Tranter

This property is personally managed by Claire.

Reviews

From guests that have stayed at the property.

Based on 39 guest ratings

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Reviewed by Phill 13th October 2020

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It was a lovely relaxing break away, a cosy cottage with Beautiful surroundings, We went to Durdle door which was close by, which had stunning views (you need a car) lots of lovely beaches to go and a village close by for nice pubs to eat in, The hot tub was a brilliant way to end a lovely evening, we had a amazing time and wished we could have staRead moreyed longer. Thank you Hide

Reviewed by Sarah 9th October 2020

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Reviewed by Nikita 6th October 2020

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Reviewed by Teresa 18th September 2020

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Lovely little cottage .Owners welcoming friendly people .very private and secure.Great location for cycling / walking in the new forest and visiting beaches Hottub a wonderful bonus after active days out .

Reviewed by Thomas 4th September 2020

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This holiday apartment was just about perfect - I don't see how it could be improved. The owners are delightful and every need has been catered for including fabulous facilities for our dog. We enjoyed the Welcome pack very much and that a barbeque was available and even the coals were provided. The hot-tub was just what we needed after walking in Read morethe New Forest Hide

Reviewed by norman 21st August 2020

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Reviewed by Janet 17th July 2020

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Excellent location for the New Forest and the beach. Sally and Simon were very welcoming and dealt quickly with any request we had . Very private and secure location and hot tub was great.

Reviewed by Carol 10th July 2020

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We were really pleased with our choice of cottage. The environment and effort put into the property by the owner made this a very comfortable break. Loved the prosecco and scones on arrival too. All really friendly and relaxing - exactly what was needed. Great cycling and walking territory.

Reviewed by Paula 4th July 2020

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The cottage was situated in a lovely quiet area within a short drive to many local beaches and places of interest. For those who are serious walkers there were comprehensive "walks" with excellent information provided. The cottage itself was quirky and very clean and well equipped. The added bonus was the hot tub which was great! The owners were chRead morearming and when we arrived a bottle of proscecco and tasty scones jam and cream welcomed us! All in all a fab place to have a holiday! Hide

Reviewed by Darren 15th March 2020

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We had a lovely weeks stay at Coachmans Cottage. It is tastefully decorated and was equipped with everything we needed to get away from it all. The hot tub was lovely and we were pleasantly surprised to be greeted by a bottle of Prosecco and some home made cake, both of which were lovely. Its situated in a great place for easy access to the coast aRead morend the New Forest and is nice and private. Would definitely revisit Hide

Reviewed by Michael 19th February 2020

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Loved this place. Cake on arrival, prosecco and a warm greeting! We loved the stay and they property. We would visit again for sure :)

Reviewed by Aisling 9th February 2020

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The fizz, cake and dog treats were a really nice touch. It probably the best dog friendly place we've visited, it even had a "boot room" where we could shower off our muddy pup! Some lovely walks around and the whole flat was beautifully cosy.

Reviewed by Zoe 3rd January 2020

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Reviewed by Susan 28th December 2019

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This cottage stay was exactly what I hoped it would be. The location was perfectly situated for us to easily get to the beach and the New Forest. It was super clean and cosy and included all the added extras you could possibly need and more. To be welcomed with a bottle of wine and 2 slices of the most delicious fruit cake I have ever eaten was sucRead moreh a wonderful surprise and really showed that the owners care about the guests. The hot tub was amazing!! Can not rate this cottage enough!!!! Hide

Reviewed by Pamela 21st December 2019

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Amazing little getaway, all the little extra touches made for a perfect stay would highly recommend

Reviewed by Robert 15th November 2019

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Situated in a nice quiet location, but near main routes to visit local attractions and with a pub/hotel practically next door and another a nice walk across the local fields. Very dog friendly and welcoming. The 'cottage' is small but perfect for a couple and self contained with nothing overlooking you, so you can enjoy your own private hot-tub. OvRead moreerall really enjoyed the stay, will definitely be coming back next year :) Hide

Reviewed by Charlotte 1st November 2019

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amazing place with amazing people

Reviewed by Teresa 4th October 2019

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Reviewed by Caroline 23rd September 2019

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Overall great experience, lovely country pubs and very dog friendly. Definitely need a car as no local corner shop as such. The boot room at cottage is brilliant idea, Simon and Sally have catered for just about everything from dog towels to picnic bags. Trusty servant, the crown, the woolpack and the new queen pubs were all amazing for food and veRead morery dog friendly. We went on many dog walks which are all very well signposted. Hide

Reviewed by Michael 15th September 2019

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An excellently presented and beautiful little cottage hidden away near the New Forest in Avon. The grounds around the cottage were spectacular; we were particularly lucky with the weather when we visited. The area allows for fantastic walks and is within driving distance of woodland and beaches. We absolutely would love to stay again - the area hasRead more left a lasting effect on us. Our pup loved his holiday too! Hide

Reviewed by Simon 16th August 2019

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The Coachmans Cottage was the perfect place to have a relaxing getaway together. The prosecco and scones on arrival give you a sense of how friendly and welcoming our hosts were. As a newly married couple, with a 5-month-old puppy, finding a place which would welcome our fluffy friend was super important. The little touches around the cottage for dRead moreogs was really appreciated. Sally and Simon have worked hard to create this piece of heaven which we would encourage anyone to go and see. Hide

Reviewed by Amanda 9th August 2019

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Coachman cottage was fantastic, very clean and comfortable. They have thought of everything, lovely touch of jam, scones and clotted cream on arrival even milk for a cuppa. You need take nothing its all there, even down to picnic bags and blankets. Lovely surroundings, peaceful and relaxing, especially the hot tub! Sally and Simon are lovely friendRead morely hosts made us feel very welcome. Lots of places to visit from beaches to long country walks. We took our dog who was also made very welcome! Hide

Reviewed by Andy 26th July 2019

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The property was fabulous and the dog well catered for. Owners very helpful and considerate. The attention to detail including an area for cleaning boots and washing the dog were spot on. Location for beach, walks shops and pubs excellent apartment had everything that was needed for the duration. A place we would definitely visit again and probablyRead more again after that Hide

Reviewed by Stuart 19th July 2019

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We had a lovely relaxing time. Very clean and hot tub great. Outside it is enclosed so dogs can wonder around safely.

Reviewed by Nigel 28th June 2019

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Reviewed by Colin 22nd June 2019

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The holiday cottage was perfect for 2 people. Quiet and peaceful Simon and Sally have put in a lot of effort which is noticeable in the details like the recommended walks and guides to the New Forest.

Reviewed by Gary 17th May 2019

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We have had just over 10 cottage holidays now and we rate this 1 has the best . We loved the privacy in the little court yard when in the hot tub. Owners are lovely people and you can walk the your dog on the shared grass garden. A book of walks with maps in the cottage, a boot room to wash muddy dog or boots off. Will be going back again, lovely dRead moreog friendly pub nextdoor too. 15 to 20 mins maximum to dog friendly beaches. Hide

Reviewed by Frieda 10th May 2019

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We totally loved our stay here. It was comfortable, relaxed and had all we needed. The only annoyance was the fire exit light that shone a bit bright and made sleep a bit tricky the first night. But thats being picky! Hope to come back one day!

Reviewed by Emily 19th April 2019

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Stayed here for Easter weekend and we had an amazing time. The cottage was incredibly clean. The little touches of scones and Prosecco were lovely. Hot tub was fantastic and the owners were so friendly and helpful. Would loved to stay here again.

Reviewed by Alastair 29th March 2019

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An amazing place with amazing hosts and a few lovely touches. Will definitely go back!

Reviewed by Lucy 20th March 2019

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We stayed here for three nights as a couple and took our dog Simba with us too! We absolutely loved everything about the cottage, it had everything you needed, was clean and tidy and the hot tub was amazing too! The boot room to clean down the dogs after our walk in the New Forest was a great idea. Would recommend to anyone who is looking for a nicRead moree relaxing break in near the New Forest. Hide

Reviewed by Craig 22nd February 2019

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Superb break cottage in lovely surroundings well worth it.

Reviewed by Oli 15th February 2019

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Beautiful, we didn't know what to expect but wow. We were so surprised with the class of the whole place. It was so relaxing and made for the perfect couple get away. We didn't see another person the whole time we were there, but you could tell just how friendly everything was. It felt like a home from home that was made with love. We cannot wait tRead moreo come back! Thank you for a fantastic weekend. Hide

Reviewed by Lolita 1st February 2019

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Wonderful cottage! The property was tasteful, spotless and absolutely wonderful! The owners were very approachable and have thought of everything one could possibly need on a holiday. The location is also very nice and quiet. Thank you for the lovely cake and bubbles too! We would stay again - no doubt!

Reviewed by Maryann 24th January 2019

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The property was perfect very private great location I would definitely recommend it the owners where there if we needed them but they left us alone to enjoy our break the instructions to get into the property where very easy and it had everything we needed

Reviewed by Tasha 5th January 2019

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When we arrived we had designated parking and clear instruction on getting into the cottage. We were greeted with a bottle of Prosecco & cake, which was lovely! There was a great guide book outlining all we needed to know about the cottage. We used the hot tub every night! Towels & robes were left on the bed. Sally & Simon respect your privacy but Read moreare there if you need. There are so many little touches to the cottage that make it homely and welcoming. Perfect location too!! Hide

Reviewed by Stephen 23rd December 2018

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Not bad but smaller than expected for price.

Reviewed by James 30th November 2018

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This cottage is fantastic, everything you need. Its private and has a high spec finish. The boot room was very handy to get us and our doggie nice a clean after coming back from a muddy walk.

Reviewed by Carla 26th October 2018

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Wonderful cottage in a great location. Cosy, immaculately clean , all the aminities we needed were provided. Close to beaches & local shops . We had wonderful walks in the New Forest with our dog. Lots of country pubs to visit Also not forgetting the hot tub , lovely & relaxing after long walks Just a perfect weekend away

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The perfect retreat for two complete with hot tub
Step into the stylish open-plan space
Contemporary space decorated with care
Enjoy preparing meals in the stylish kitchen area
Space for leisurely dining
Relax on the sofa after a day spent exploring
Retire to the pretty galleried bedroom
REfresh yourself in the contemporary shower room
Enjoy long lay ins here
Take a dip in the hot tub after a day spent exploring
The ideal sanctuary for a romantic break
Show 1 moreExplore the shared garden

Location

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