The White Cottage

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Sleeps: 8 Bedrooms: 4 Bathrooms: 2
Oliver Approved

Overview

Ideal for Kids Walk to Village

The White Cottage holds a fabulous location in the sleepy village of Shilton, just two miles from the idyllic town of Burford. It makes the perfect base for families wishing to explore the wonderful Cotswolds with a wide range of the most popular towns, villages and attractions just a short car journey away.

The cottage has been beautifully and sympathetically upgraded and now boasts stylish interiors and furnishings while still retaining its original character and charm, with beamed ceilings and a cosy inglenook fireplace. The neutral colour scheme used throughout helps to create a relaxed feel, fantastic for those guests wishing to truly escape the hustle and bustle of daily life and enjoy this tranquil home. On the ground floor is the main living accommodation which comprises of two living rooms, a dining room and a modern fitted kitchen boasting all the necessary amenities a keen chef could possibly need! Heading upstairs, guests will find the four gorgeous double bedrooms and two luxurious family bathrooms.

Outside, the secluded garden offers a lovely view over the adjoining meadow towards the ford. The terrace makes the perfect quiet spot to enjoy your morning coffee or spend a sunny evening dining al fresco with the whole family. 

Oliver Approved

What you should know…

  • Unfortuately, the cottage does not accept dogs
  • While the capacity can be increased to accomodate a group of 10, four guests these will need to make use of two double sofa beds in the living rooms

Property Features

Internet BBQ Indoor Games DVD Working Fireplace Heating

Ground Floor
- Living room with TV and DVD
- Kitchen with cooker, hob, microwave, dishwasher, 2 x fridge and freezers and coffee machine
- Dining room 
- Garden lounge with sofa bed, TV and DVD (This room can be made into a bedroom to accommodate an additional 2 guests)
- Cloakroom with WC
- Shower room

First Floor
- Bedroom with king size bed
- Bathroom with bath, shower, WC and washbasin
- Bedroom with king size bed
- Bedroom with double bed
- Bedroom with double bed
- Bathroom with bath, WC and washbasin

Exterior Grounds
- private gardens with meadow views
- Dining facilities
- Barbecue

Additional Facilities
- Wi-Fi
- BOSE iPod bluetooth music hub
- Selection of books
- Board games
- Washing machine
- Cot
- Highchair
- Stairgate
- 'Tiny Tots' box complete with baby-changing mat, baby bath, unbreakable plates, bowls and cutlery as well as corner protectors and a night light

* Please note that it is possible to accomodate up to an additional two guests by making use of the double sofa bed in the garden lounge. Extra bed linen will be provided.

Location

About the surrounding area of The White Cottage
Walk to Village Walk to Restaurant Walking/Hiking Paths Outstanding Landscapes Outdoor Pursuit & Activities Tourist Towns & Villages
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The White Cottage is set in the sleepy village of Shilton, just two miles from the popular town of Burford, its famous high street is lined with boutique shops, restaurants, pubs and tearooms and is a must-visit. The cottage really is the perfect base for those looking to explore the beautiful Cotswolds and all that this wonderful region has to offer. Also near-by are the towns and villages of Lechlade-on-Thames, Stow-on-the-Wold, Chipping Norton and Bourton-on-the-water. For keen shoppers looking for a bargain, Bicester Village Designer Outlet Centre is just thirty minutes away, alternatively for a wider selection; Oxford itself is less than forty minutes away.

Local Amenities
Nearest Town/City Burford

(4.2km)

Nearest Village Shilton

(0km)

Nearest Restaurant The Rose & Crown, Shilton

(10m)

Nearest Supermarket Carterton or Witney

(3km or 12km)

Nearest Train Station Shipton

(10.2km)

Region

The Costwolds isn’t just one of the most beautiful regions in England – it’s one that’s beautifully representative of the best of the English countryside. Straddling several counties, the Cotswolds boasts undulating hills and farmland, striking architecture and monuments as well as some particularly charming villages that make for relaxing and delightful day trips for both families and groups. Our holiday homes and large cottages in the Cotswolds provide the perfect place to stay, but if you’re looking for the best things to do and places to eat then our travel guide is a great place to start! Read on and get inspired for your luxury Cotswolds break.

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Kids

Best Suited For: All Ages
Ideal for Kids Ideal for Teens

Baby and Toddler Equipment

  • Cot(s)
  • High Chair(s)

Kids Activities Close-by

  • Walk to Village
  • Walk to Restaurant
  • Outdoor Pursuit & Activities
  • Tourist Towns & Villages

Onsite Facilities

  • Indoor Games
  • DVD
  • Toys

Services Available

  • Babysitting Available

Extras

Oliver's Extras

  • Babysitting Available
  • A welcome bottle of Champagne

At Oliver’s Travels we pride ourselves on going that little bit further for our guests. From private chefs to babysitters we can help you arrange those little extras that make it a truly memorable holiday. Simply fill in the concierge request form or contact the Oliver’s Concierge Team who will be happy to help. We can typically help you arrange any of the following:

- Maid service/extra cleaning
- Private chef/cook/catering
- Welcome hamper/pre-stocked fridge
- Local day-trips or tours
- Airport pick-up/drop-off
- Babysitting/childcare services

Please note that all extras are subject to availability and must be requested in advance of the holiday (prices on request). Due to some rural/remote locations, not all services will be available at all properties. However, we will always do our best to fulfil your requests!

Oliver's Travels Chef Service: A Gourmet Dining Experience
Make hosting a memorable dinner party at your villa an absolute breeze with our superb Chef Service. Our chefs will take care of everything for you from start to finish so you can just sit back and enjoy the gastronomic experience. They will bring all the necessary ingredients, cook and serve the food and even clean up afterwards. To find out more visit www.oliverstravels.com/chefs

Terms & Conditions

These terms and conditions may be amended from time to time.

Security deposit £500 credit card authorisation required, it is refunded in full subject to a damage inspection on departure.
Arrival time 4pm
Departure time 10am
Energy costs included? Yes included in rental price
Linen & towels included? Yes included in rental price
Heating costs included? The White Cottage is fitted with oil fired central heating and electricity. There is no gas in the village. Use of fuel is free of charge and in autumn and winter a basket of logs and kindling is supplied and provided free of charge, for the open fire.
Changeover day Friday
Minimum stay Please note that there is a 2-night minimum stay
Pets welcome? Sorry, no pets
Other Ts and Cs Please note that it is possible to accomodate up to an additional four guests by making use of the double sofa bed in each of the living rooms. Please enquire for more information.
Smoking Allowed? Stricty NO smokers or smoking at the house. PLEASE NOTE – a £500 cleaning fee will be charged if you smoke in the house. We would also appreciate it if you did not smoke in the garden of The White Cottage.

Rental Rates

Prices based on an occupancy of 8 people:

Rental period 2 Nights 3 Nights 4 Nights 5 Nights Weekly
Jul 22nd 2019 - Sep 6th 2019 £2,123 £2,254 £2,385 £2,516 £2,612
Sep 6th 2019 - Oct 18th 2019 £2,003 £2,279 £2,279 £2,279 £2,279
Oct 18th 2019 - Nov 4th 2019 £2,123 £2,244 £2,364 £2,485 £2,612
Nov 4th 2019 - Dec 20th 2019 £1,763 £1,895 £2,027 £2,040 £2,040
Dec 20th 2019 - Dec 27th 2019 - - - - £4,428
Dec 27th 2019 - Jan 3rd 2020 - - £3,087 £3,194 £3,253
Jan 3rd 2020 - Feb 14th 2020 £1,436 £1,560 £1,684 £1,808 £1,829
Feb 14th 2020 - Feb 24th 2020 £1,607 £1,742 £1,876 £2,010 £2,031
Feb 24th 2020 - Apr 3rd 2020 £1,436 £1,592 £1,749 £1,829 £1,829
Apr 3rd 2020 - Apr 17th 2020 £1,504 £1,607 £1,709 £1,811 £1,920
Apr 17th 2020 - Apr 24th 2020 £2,003 £2,037 £2,071 £2,105 £2,279
Apr 24th 2020 - May 1st 2020 £1,504 £1,641 £1,778 £1,915 £1,920
May 1st 2020 - May 8th 2020 £1,897 £2,073 £2,159 £2,159 £2,159
May 8th 2020 - May 22nd 2020 £1,504 £1,673 £1,841 £1,920 £1,920
May 22nd 2020 - Jun 1st 2020 £2,003 £2,130 £2,257 £2,279 £2,279
Jun 1st 2020 - Jul 17th 2020 £1,897 £2,070 £2,159 £2,159 £2,159
Jul 17th 2020 - Sep 4th 2020 £2,123 £2,254 £2,385 £2,516 £2,612
Sep 4th 2020 - Oct 16th 2020 £2,003 £2,279 £2,279 £2,279 £2,279
Oct 16th 2020 - Nov 2nd 2020 £2,123 £2,244 £2,364 £2,485 £2,612
Nov 2nd 2020 - Dec 18th 2020 £1,763 £1,895 £2,027 £2,040 £2,040
Dec 18th 2020 - Dec 25th 2020 - - - - £4,428
Dec 25th 2020 - Jan 1st 2021 - - £3,087 £3,194 £3,253
Jan 1st 2021 - Jan 22nd 2021 £1,436 £1,560 £1,684 £1,808 £1,829

Prices based on an occupancy of 8 people:

Rental period 2 Nights 3 Nights 4 Nights 5 Nights Weekly
Jul 22nd 2019 - Sep 6th 2019 €2,265 €2,396 €2,527 €2,658 €2,787
Sep 6th 2019 - Oct 18th 2019 €2,137 €2,432 €2,432 €2,432 €2,432
Oct 18th 2019 - Nov 4th 2019 €2,265 €2,386 €2,507 €2,628 €2,787
Nov 4th 2019 - Dec 20th 2019 €1,881 €2,013 €2,145 €2,176 €2,176
Dec 20th 2019 - Dec 27th 2019 - - - - €4,725
Dec 27th 2019 - Jan 3rd 2020 - - €3,294 €3,401 €3,471
Jan 3rd 2020 - Feb 14th 2020 €1,532 €1,656 €1,780 €1,904 €1,952
Feb 14th 2020 - Feb 24th 2020 €1,715 €1,849 €1,983 €2,118 €2,167
Feb 24th 2020 - Apr 3rd 2020 €1,532 €1,688 €1,845 €1,952 €1,952
Apr 3rd 2020 - Apr 17th 2020 €1,605 €1,707 €1,810 €1,912 €2,049
Apr 17th 2020 - Apr 24th 2020 €2,137 €2,171 €2,205 €2,239 €2,432
Apr 24th 2020 - May 1st 2020 €1,605 €1,742 €1,879 €2,016 €2,049
May 1st 2020 - May 8th 2020 €2,024 €2,201 €2,304 €2,304 €2,304
May 8th 2020 - May 22nd 2020 €1,605 €1,774 €1,942 €2,049 €2,049
May 22nd 2020 - Jun 1st 2020 €2,137 €2,264 €2,391 €2,432 €2,432
Jun 1st 2020 - Jul 17th 2020 €2,024 €2,197 €2,304 €2,304 €2,304
Jul 17th 2020 - Sep 4th 2020 €2,265 €2,396 €2,527 €2,658 €2,787
Sep 4th 2020 - Oct 16th 2020 €2,137 €2,432 €2,432 €2,432 €2,432
Oct 16th 2020 - Nov 2nd 2020 €2,265 €2,386 €2,507 €2,628 €2,787
Nov 2nd 2020 - Dec 18th 2020 €1,881 €2,013 €2,145 €2,176 €2,176
Dec 18th 2020 - Dec 25th 2020 - - - - €4,725
Dec 25th 2020 - Jan 1st 2021 - - €3,294 €3,401 €3,471
Jan 1st 2021 - Jan 22nd 2021 €1,532 €1,656 €1,780 €1,904 €1,952

Prices based on an occupancy of 8 people:

Rental period 2 Nights 3 Nights 4 Nights 5 Nights Weekly
Jul 22nd 2019 - Sep 6th 2019 $2,540 $2,670 $2,801 $2,932 $3,124
Sep 6th 2019 - Oct 18th 2019 $2,396 $2,726 $2,726 $2,726 $2,726
Oct 18th 2019 - Nov 4th 2019 $2,540 $2,660 $2,781 $2,902 $3,124
Nov 4th 2019 - Dec 20th 2019 $2,109 $2,241 $2,373 $2,440 $2,440
Dec 20th 2019 - Dec 27th 2019 - - - - $5,297
Dec 27th 2019 - Jan 3rd 2020 - - $3,693 $3,801 $3,892
Jan 3rd 2020 - Feb 14th 2020 $1,717 $1,842 $1,966 $2,090 $2,188
Feb 14th 2020 - Feb 24th 2020 $1,923 $2,057 $2,191 $2,325 $2,429
Feb 24th 2020 - Apr 3rd 2020 $1,717 $1,874 $2,030 $2,187 $2,188
Apr 3rd 2020 - Apr 17th 2020 $1,800 $1,902 $2,004 $2,106 $2,297
Apr 17th 2020 - Apr 24th 2020 $2,396 $2,430 $2,464 $2,498 $2,726
Apr 24th 2020 - May 1st 2020 $1,800 $1,937 $2,074 $2,211 $2,297
May 1st 2020 - May 8th 2020 $2,269 $2,446 $2,583 $2,583 $2,583
May 8th 2020 - May 22nd 2020 $1,800 $1,968 $2,137 $2,297 $2,297
May 22nd 2020 - Jun 1st 2020 $2,396 $2,523 $2,650 $2,726 $2,726
Jun 1st 2020 - Jul 17th 2020 $2,269 $2,442 $2,583 $2,583 $2,583
Jul 17th 2020 - Sep 4th 2020 $2,540 $2,670 $2,801 $2,932 $3,124
Sep 4th 2020 - Oct 16th 2020 $2,396 $2,726 $2,726 $2,726 $2,726
Oct 16th 2020 - Nov 2nd 2020 $2,540 $2,660 $2,781 $2,902 $3,124
Nov 2nd 2020 - Dec 18th 2020 $2,109 $2,241 $2,373 $2,440 $2,440
Dec 18th 2020 - Dec 25th 2020 - - - - $5,297
Dec 25th 2020 - Jan 1st 2021 - - $3,693 $3,801 $3,892
Jan 1st 2021 - Jan 22nd 2021 $1,717 $1,842 $1,966 $2,090 $2,188

Please note that prices may not be 100% accurate for dates outside of the current calendar year. For an accurate quote, please enquire.

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