Whippletree Cottage

near Bath, Somerset, England

Once a grain barn this converted cottage with exposed stone work and wooden beams offers a great base for exploring the area near Bath.

Key Points

  • Gorgeous cottage with exposed stone work and wooden beams sleeps 4 guests 7 miles from Bath.
  • There is an open plan living area and fully equipped kitchen with wood burner and underfloor heating.
  • There is 1 bedroom on the ground floor (twin or super kingsize) and a master bedroom on the mezzanine level.
  • There is one shower room on the ground floor.
  • Take a stroll to a choice of nearby pubs within walking distance.


Welcome to Whippletree Cottage, nestling in the folds of the Cam Valley close to the city of Bath, a great base for exploring this beautiful location. 

Sleeping up to 4 guests this sympathetically restored stone barn, provides wonderful accommodation for 21st-century living with the comforts of 4-star properties. Inside there is an open plan living and dining area with a fully equipped kitchen. Raw brickwork and green oak timbers gives the cottage a homely feel whilst the wood burner (and underfloor heating) will keep you warm and cosy whatever the weather. Also on the ground floor is a beautiful shower room with walk in shower, with towels provided. 

When it comes to bedtime, there are 2 bedrooms in the property. The master suite can be found upstairs on a mezzanine level and has stunning views over the Cam Brook Valley, whilst downstairs there is a second bedroom with choice of twin beds or super king size bed great for a second couple or children. 

Outside you can relax in your garden area with a wooden table and chairs, taking in the fresh countryside air or enjoying dining al fresco.

Just 7 miles from Bath and 12 from Bristol, the location is great for exploring attractions such as Wookey Hole Caves, Bristol Aquarium and Cheddar Gorge. If you love getting out into nature for a walk then the beautiful Mendip Hills with their limestone hills, Chew Valley lakes and ancient monuments offer an interesting day out. 

The Piggery houses the laundry facilities.

As a working farm, dogs cannot visit but indoor pets may be possible.

Weekly bookings run from Friday or Monday. Short breaks are also possible for a minimum of 3/4 nights (weekend or midweek).

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Room Types




 Easy access from car

 Ground floor accom




 Hot water






 Clothes rack

 Dining area



 Heating - underfloor


 Ironing board

 Plug sockets

 Washing machine


Paid Extras


 Decoration for celebrations

 Extra logs / firewood


 Dining area

 Fairy lights


Nearby (within 5 miles)

 Country walks

 Local shop

 Pub / Bar




 Quiet after 10pm


 Board games


 Mobile - Limited mobile signal

 TV - Smart


On Arrival

 Bring outdoor towels

 Included - Linen

 Included - Towels

 Luggage drop off

 Self check-in

Safety & Security

 Carbon monoxide detector

 Deep Covid-19 clean

 Fire blanket

 Smoke alarm


 Condiments & Oil







 Kitchenware / Utensils



 Tea & Coffee


Young Children


 High chair


 Welcome all ages


 Free parking

 Guaranteed parking space

 Parking alongside accom


 Quiet location


 Small site (2-4 accoms)

Nearest Airport/s


Content updated on 2nd November 2022 by Louise Catterall, Content Editor at QuirkyAccom in collaboration with Debbie and Tom Lawrence from Whippletree Cottage