FAQ’s 2017-06-22T08:35:22+00:00

FAQ’s

With various accommodation each offering different alternatives we can accommodate groups from 8-32, offering large open plan social areas, communal eating and a bathroom for every bedroom! Here are some frequently asked questions:

Cottages: All bed linen and towels are provided in the holiday cottages, including hand towels, bath matt and tea towels.

Pods: No linen is provided in the pods unless a linen pack is pre-ordered, a linen pack includes Duvet, pillows, sheets and towels for one double bed and 2 people.

Cottages: Yes we allow 2 dogs per cottage and charge £30 per dog.

Pods: Unfortunately we do not allow dogs in the pods.

No, linen packs, fire packs and cooking packs for the pods need to be pre-booked before arrival.

Bourton on the Water is 3 miles from us and has a couple of supermarkets, chemist, petrol station and take aways.

The local pub is The Plough at Cold Aston it is a 1.5 miles walk from Notgrove down a quiet country lane or down the edge of a large crop field.

Yes our modern barn conversions have a downstairs bedroom and wet room and double patio doors for access.

If you booked directly with us then I will return the deposit 2 days after departure once the cottage has been checked. If you booked via Manor Cottages your deposit will be refunded by them.

Cottages: The village Farm Barns are perfect for large groups

Pods: We do allow groups but these need to be family groups as opposed to groups of adults.

Cottages: All cottages have a washing machine and there is a token tumble drier in the Village Farm Barns games room which everyone can use.

Pods: The pods do not have washing machines, but you’re welcome to use the drier.

Cottages: check in is 4pm and check out is 10am.

Pods: Check in is 3pm and check out is 10am.

I am afraid we do not allow early check in, it takes time to clean the pods and cottages and we do not like to put extra pressure on our cleaning staff.

We do not allow late check out, we have busy changeover days and appreciate guests leaving promptly at 10am.

We do not allow smoking in the pods, cottages or games room.

Both the pods and cottages have free Wi-Fi

Yes, each pod has space for one car beside it and the cottages have ample parking for the size of the property.

Yes the pods are open all year round, they have heating, electricity and en-suite showers plus the games room so are ideal for all seasons.

No we do not, we can provide a travel cot if booked prior to your stay but we do not provide any cot bedding.

Each cottage has a BBQ in the garden you can use during your stay, we do not provide charcoal.

The pods have a fire pit each which also has a grill for BBQing on.

Click here to show a plan with the location of the cottages and pods within the village of Notgrove.  We recommend you print this out.

If you are coming from the North or South –  Cheltenham Spa, you will need a taxi to Notgrove but it is 12 miles away.

If you are coming from London – Kingham Station. There is no bus serve or Uber so we suggest you arrange for a taxi to meet you

Cotswold Taxis 07985 651493

North Cotswold taxis 07832 915781

Bridges Taxis 01242 706323

There is no regular bus service through Notgrove.

A&E – Cheltenham General Hospital, Sanford Road, Cheltenham GL53 7AN
Tel 0300 422 2222.

North Cotswolds Hospital, Moreton in Marsh Hospital GL56 0DS
Tel 0300 421 8770.

Bourton on the Water High Steet

Stow Vets, Farmington Rise, Northleach GL54 3JA
Tel 01451 830 620 or Stow Vets

Maugersbury Road,  Stow on the Wold GL54 1HH
Tel 01451 830 620

There are many local footpaths in the Cotswolds and the Cotswold way runs through the farm.
In addition the farm has opened private footpath around the farm that guests can use.  Each cottage has a farm plan on the all showing local walks around the farm, and plans are available, the pod games room has a plan as well.
Please click here for a farm plan showing the private footpathpaths around the farm that guests can use.

The Cotswolds are a great place to cycle.
There are miles of local lanes that you can cycle down.  All the local towns including Cirencester, Bourton on the Water, Stow on the Wold, Bibury, Burford, Chipping Campden, Broadway and Winchcombe can all be cycled to on local lanes.
If you want advice do call Harry on 07775 902921

Please click here for bicycle hire information.

All cyclists are welcome, Notgove is safe and we can advise on safe storage of bicycles if required.