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Stunning Self Catering converted chapel, 20 mins from Bath. Ideal for couples

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The stylish living area has plenty of comfortable furnishings, a wood burning stove & exposed beams.
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16 reviews
The stylish living area has plenty of comfortable furnishings, a wood burning stove & exposed beams.
The Reading Room boasts a separate dining area.
A wood burning stove to warm those winter nights.
Galley style kitchen with granite work surfaces and all the mod cons
Washing m/c, tumble dryer, fridge/freezer, dishwasher, cooker, toaster, microwave & coffee m/c.
The bedroom is on a mezzanine level and features a King size Hypnos bed with Eygptian cotton linen.
The bathroom is finished in natural stone and has Molton Brown hand wash, hand cream and shower gel.
The bathroom features a natural stone sink and has complimentary Molton Brown hand wash and cream.
A selection of 6 loose leaf teas for you to try during your stay along with Lavazza coffee.
Plenty of reading material
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Overview
Converted chapel -
1 Bedroom , 1 Bathroom , Sleeps 2
Broughton Gifford, Melksham, Wiltshire, England
You’ll find tranquility in this 200 year old one-bed converted chapel with free WiFi, a cosy wood-burning stove, Egyptian cotton sheets and a Hypnos King bed — as slept in by HRH the Queen of England. You can take lovely walks right from the doorstep into the surrounding Wiltshire countryside, including the village of Broughton Gifford where the local pub is only 2 mins away.

If you’re looking for history, nature or English Heritage, Stonehenge, Glastonbury, the Cotswolds and several National Trust properties, including Great Chalfield Manor, Lacock Abbey, Fox Talbot Museum, The Courts garden as well as the stunning UNESCO feel-good spa city of Bath and the market town of Bradford-on-Avon are only a short drive away
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If driving isn’t your thing you can easily explore the area by train, the closest station is 10 mins away in Bradford-On...
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About the Owner
Emma A
Languages spoken:English
Response Rate:100%
Response Time:Within a few hours
Interaction with guests
We believe the Reading Room is a place to switch off from it all and relax into the slow pace of village life in beautiful Broughton Gifford. We won't disturb you in any way and allow complete ownership of the whole property during your stay. A key safe will allow you the freedom to check in and depart undisturbed.... time to put your slippers on and relax....
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Reviewed 2 November 2017

Well equipped and cosy cottage. Log burner a delight and owners quick to answer my arrival questions by text. Great location for nearby walks and of course the many interesting sights of Bath.Would love to return.

1  Thank Elizabeth_WWL_21
Reviewed 22 October 2017

Other reviewers really sum up the accommodation and location well, so my thoughts and comments are purely backing up their points. This is an ideal couples get away, as it was for us, it is a beautifully renovated chapel, thoughtfully laid out. The kitchen has...More

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Reviewed 3 May 2017 via mobile

We had the pleasure of staying in the reading room for a long weekend. The renovated chapel has been turned into a lovely retreat for two with a comfortable bed / bathroom on a mezzanine level and a cosy kitchen/ living area below complete with...More

1  Thank Andrew E
Management response:Responded 4 May 2017

We had the pleasure of having Andrew stay at the Reading Room at the beginning of May. We're thrilled they had a lovely time and would love to have them back to stay again before they venture back down under. Next time I'll give them...More

Amenities
  • Cable/satellite TV
  • Central Heating
  • Cooker
  • Dining Seats (2)
  • Dishwasher
  • Dryer
  • DVD Player
  • Fireplace
  • Freezer
  • Full Baths (1)
  • Grill
  • Internet Access
  • Kettle
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room Seats (4)
  • Microwave
  • Parking
  • Private Garden
  • Queen Beds:(1)
  • Refrigerator
  • Suitable For Children Under 5
  • Toaster
  • Towels Provided
  • TV
  • Washer
  • Wi-Fi
House rules
    Kid-friendly
    Pets not allowed
    Smoking not allowed
    Check in: 4:00 PM
    Check out: 11:00 AM
We accept some dogs on request. Please remove shoes within the property, especially heals as it damages the rug and floor. There is no smoking anywhere in the property and please...
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Bathrooms
    1 Full bath
Bedrooms
    1 Queen
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Rates

Rates are calculated based on the latest information provided. Please contact the manager/owner to confirm actual rates for your requested dates.

Dates Min stay Weeknight Weekend night Per week Per month
Default 2 nights
S$195
£109
S$224
£125
S$1,118
£625
S$3,551
£1,985
17 Dec 2018 -
29 Dec 2018
Default
5 nights
S$331
£185
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S$1,789
£1,000
S$5,904
£3,300
30 Dec 2018 -
2 Jan 2019
Default
3 nights
S$331
£185
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S$1,789
£1,000
S$5,725
£3,200
Please note: rates may have been converted from the original local currency to Singapore Dollars and are approximate rates that may change due to exchange rate fluctuation. Please contact the manager to confirm actual rates for your requested dates.
Fees
  • Damage Deposit: S$89 / stay - Deposit
  • Cleaning : S$63 / stay - Fee
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About the neighbourhood
If you’re looking for history, nature or English Heritage, Stonehenge, Glastonbury, the Cotswolds and several National Trust properties, including Great Chalfield Manor, Lacock Abbey, Fox Talbot Museum, The Courts garden as well as the stunning UNESCO feel-good spa city of Bath and the market town of Bradford-on-Avon are only a short drive away
. surrounded by stunning Wiltshire countryside. Great place for long walks and exploring national trust country houses.
Getting around
We'd recommend a car although you can easily explore the area by train, the closest station is 10 mins drive away in Bradford-On-Avon, there are plenty of buses in Bath take you to the tourist spots and there are many local cycle routes for those seeking self-powered transport.

There is reserved parking for one car located to the right of the Reading room.
Access
Car recommended
How to get there
Airport: Bristol : 50.0 km
Railway: Bradford on avon : 5.0 km
Please use the postcode SN128PH for your Sat Nav in your car or on your phone. Alternatively, there is a train station at Chippenham or Bradford on Avon, plus a good taxi service between the stations and the property. It will take about 25-35 mins from either station.
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