- Hot tub
- Off road parking
- Ground floor accommodation
- Ground floor bedroom
- Garden / Patio
- Cot available
- Highchair available
- Washing machine
- Games Room
- Broadband / WiFi
7 Customer Review(s)
“The house was very spacious and comfortable even for 12 adults and was spotless.”
Every convenience had been considered. We were fortunate to have good weather and the setting was perfect; so peaceful and quiet. Lovely outside furniture and hot tub made the weekend.
Every convenience had been considered. We were fortunate to have good weather and the setting was perfect; so peaceful and quiet. Lovely outside furniture and hot tub made the weekend.- Mrs Walsh, September 2020
Sounds like you had a lovely time, we are really pleased! Owner relations
“The house really did exceed my expectations and the owner was always on hand if we needed anything.”
We had such a lovely time and will definitely be coming back in the bear future.- Mr Oneill, August 2020
Thank you for your feedback regarding your stay at the house. We have had so many lovely comments about the house and it's wonderful to see how many guests are enjoying the house. We hope to welcome you back again in the future. Owner relations
“Lovely house and extremely clean.”
The weather was not the best but the games room and hot tub proved very popular.- Mrs Longmore, August 2020
Thank you for your feedback regarding your recent stay at The Downs. We love comments from our guests, telling us know much they enjoyed staying and we hope to welcome you back again in the future. Owner relations
“Fabulous, spacious and beautiful house in a great location.”
Our family reunion was wonderful and the hosts were very accomodating. We would love to return.- Mr Welford, August 2020
Thank you for your feedback regarding The Downs. It's great to hear you had a lovely time at the house and we would love to have you back in the future. Owner relations
“This home is amazing!”
There is everything you could need and want, so clean and just utterly beautiful. The location is amazing and views just stunning. There is nothing that could be improved!! Thank you- Mrs Coleman, August 2020
Thank you for your feed back regarding The Downs. We value all customer feedback and thank you for the lovely comments. We hope to welcome you back again in the future. Owner relations
“Everything you could possibly need was provided.”
Absolutely fabulous place.- Mrs Twiby, July 2020
Thank you for your feedback with regards to your stay at The Downs. It is always lovely to get feedback and we hope to welcome you back again in the future. Owner relations
“We were a party of 12 extended family and we stayed at the end of July for a week.”
We had a fantastic time in this beautiful property - the pictures really don’t do it justice! Very thoughtful welcome basket, beautiful property and gardens, stunning setting, such comfy beds, well equipped! Would definitely stay again!- Mrs Tanner, July 2020
Thank you for providing feedback regarding your recent stay at The Downs. It's lovely to hear how much you enjoyed your stay and we hope to welcome you back again in the future. Owner relations
PLEASE NOTE: DUE TO COVID-19 RESTRICTIONS THE DOWNS IS MARKETED AS A SLEEP 6 PROPERTY FOR A LIMITED TIME ONLY, WITH A 15% DISCOUNT UNTIL THE 11th OCT 20..
DO NOT MISS THIS FANTASTIC OFFER! The Downs is located in a beautiful part of the rural Gloucestershire countryside; in the hamlet of Awre, and just 1/2 mile from the banks of the River Severn - indeed most of the rooms in the property provide stunning views towards the river and beyond. Ideally situated to allow you to explore all that this lovely part of the world has to offer, this spacious accommodation offers the perfect retreat after a busy day walking and sightseeing.
Arranged over 2 floors, with partial ground floor living, the property offers bright and airy reception rooms and the master bedroom suite (with super king size bed and en-suite shower/bathroom downstairs.
On the ground floor you will also find a separate shower room, with walk in shower, basin and w.c.
Also on the ground floor you will find the games room - to keep the young, and the not so young members of your party out of mischief.
This includes a table tennis table, table football and dart board.
Upstairs are 5 further bedrooms ( 1 double, 2 twins and 2 king size rooms - please note that the twin rooms are accessed through the king size rooms). Make the most of the views whatever the weather either from the lovely conservatory, or when the weather permits, enjoy the extensive garden and patio for a spot of al fresco dining, or soak away the stresses of the day in the large hot-tub at the rear of the property. Just 3 miles north of the house is the bustling village of Newnham on Severn, nestling on the banks of the river.
The village is steeped in history, and has a wide range of shops of specialist shops, pubs and cafes.
This charming town has many listed buildings, a striking central clock tower and is the perfect place to see the famous Severn Bore. The Downs is the perfect place to enjoy a few days rest and relaxation . The games room and ground floor shower room are both new additions - we have not yet had the opportunity to photograph these facilities. Please note: The Downs can be booked along with Rose Cottage (988917) to provide accommodation for 20 guests in 10 bedrooms. ***Please note - FRIDAY OR MONDAY ARRIVAL ONLY***
- 6 bedrooms: 1 super king size ensuite on the ground floor, 1 double, 2 twins and 2 king size on the first floor (please note that the 2 twin rooms are accessed through the 2 king size rooms). Ground floor shower room with walk-in shower* Ground floor games room with table tennis, table football and dart board. First floor family bathroom with bath and walk in shower
- Kitchen, dining room, sitting room with open fire and conservatory
- Oil central heating with open fire (initial logs supplied)
- Electric oven and hob, microwave, fridge, freezer, washing machine, tumble dryer, dishwasher, TV, WiFi
- Fuel and power inc. in rent
- Bed linen and towels inc. in rent
- 2 cots (no bedding supplied for the cots) and 2 highchairs available
- 2 well behaved dogs welcome at £25.00 per dog
- Off road parking for up to 6 cars
- Patio area with garden furniture, bar b q (Spring 2020) and hot-tub
- Sorry, no smoking
- Shop and pub 2 miles
- ***Please note - FRIDAY OR MONDAY ARRIVAL ONLY***
Note: This property has a refundable Good Housekeeping bond of £0.
About the location
Gloucester 13 miles.
The thriving village of Newnham-on-Severn nestles on the banks of the River Severn. The village is steeped in history, and offers specialist shops to suit all interests, along with traditional pubs and cafes. This charming village, part of which is designated Conservation Area, has a tree-lined main street, many listed buildings, a striking central clock tower and is ideally located for watching the spectacular Severn Bore. The Royal Forest of Dean, England's largest oak forest, offers numerous trails that can be explored on foot, bicycle or horseback. Caving, abseiling and a high-wire rope course are on offer for the more adventurous, while fishing, golf, kayaking and canoeing are also available. Gloucester is just a short drive away, where you will find Roman foundations, Victorian docklands and a spectacular Norman cathedral (whose cloisters were used in the Harry Potter films). Littledean with its unique Jail Museum and Quadrophenia Collection, Westbury Court Garden, the only restored water garden in the country and the ancient caves and eerie caverns of Clearwell Caves (as seen in Dr Who and Merlin) make a great family day out. The ancient market towns of Ross-on-Wye and Monmouth have excellent shops, pubs and restaurants, plus many black and white timbered buildings, or visit the historic walled town of Chepstow with its celebrated race course and impressive Norman castle. A little further afield, discover the beautiful Malvern Hills, Black Mountains and Brecon Beacon National Park. A great location for a relaxing break or activity holiday at any time of year.
***Please note - FRIDAY OR MONDAY ARRIVAL ONLY***
MIN OF 3 NIGHTS ONLY
PLEASE NOTE: DUE TO COVID-19 RESTRICTIONS THE DOWNS IS MARKETED AS A SLEEP 6 PROPERTY FOR A LIMITED TIME ONLY, WITH A 15% DISCOUNT UNTIL THE 11th OCT 20. DO NOT MISS THIS FANTASTIC OFFER!
Please Note: there is a £500.00 Good House-Keeping Bond required at this property.
Please Note: bedroom 3 is accessed through bedroom 2, and bedroom 5 is accessed through bedroom 4.
Bar b q will be available Spring 2020
Please note: 2 well behave dogs accepted. Charge £25 per pet.
Please Note: the ground floor shower room and games room are new additions - photos of these facilities do not yet appear on the website.
This property offers the following short breaks:
- Last minute
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