Self Catering

The Bothy, Scalford, Melton Mowbray, Leicestershire

We Accept

Small Pets

The Bothy is a pet friendly holiday cottage that has been carefully renovated from an old farm workers cottage at Scalford near Melton Mowbray in Leicestershire. Using energy saving solar panels and underfloor heating, it has been tastefully decorated and furnished throughout to provide high-quality self contained luxury accommodation.

The layout of the building is one up one down. The accommodation is ideally suited for 1 or 2 adults or a couple with 1 or 2 small children. On the ground floor, it has a sitting area and extremely well-appointed kitchenette with microwave, dishwasher and oak breakfast bar. The sitting area has a flat screen digital TV with DVD and CD player. A selection of DVD's and CD's are provided. A high quality sofa opens into a queen size fully sprung sofa bed. Upstairs the exposed beams and oak floors make the double bedroom with en suite bathroom the perfect place for a peaceful night’s sleep. A hairdryer and dressing gowns are supplied for your use.

Prices include central heating, electricity, tapped water, linen, towels etc. Free unlimited use of the Wi-Fi (wireless) broadband internet connection on your own computer. Guests have the use of a washer/dryer in the farmhouse utility room, £1 per wash, £2 per wash and dry via the honesty box. An iron and ironing board are also provided.

There is ample free secure off road parking in the courtyard outside the cottage. We also welcome motorcyclists, cyclists and walkers. Motorbikes and cycles can be stored under cover in the old barn. Drying facilities are available for wet outdoor clothing. For fisher people, a freezer is available for storing your catch of the day.

The Kings Arms Inn & Restaurant serves a good selection of local beers and has a reputation for excellent food served in traditional pub surroundings. The pub is only a 2 minute walk from your front door, in the centre of the village. There are lots of other very good pubs and restaurants in the area. We will be happy to point you in the right direction during your visit.

Scalford is four miles from Melton Mowbray, famous for its Pork Pies and excellent livestock and street market on Tuesdays. There is also a brilliant Farmers Market every Friday. For Families with Children, Twin Lakes Family Theme Park is two miles up the road Belvoir Castle is six miles away and close to Grantham, the home of Baroness Margaret Thatcher. Leicester, where the remains of King Richard the III were discovered is about 20 miles away and the famous Battle Filed of Market Bosworth is only thirty five miles away. There are so many places to visit and enjoy, from this very central location.

Please visit our website to find out more about our pet friendly holiday home in Leicestershire.

4 Star Visit England.
Small well behaved pets are welcome to stay at a charge of £10 pet/week.
Guests are welcomed at Roberts Farm from 4.00pm. However, if this is not convenient please let me know. Guests are requested to vacate the property by 11 am on day of departure.

Contact Name: Dr Julia Pointon
Telephone: 01664 444730 / 07826 125135
Email: [email protected]
Features: Off street parking, Garden, Children welcome, Wifi, Freeview TV, Golf nearby, Coast nearby, Walks nearby, Cycle paths nearbyStar Rating:
Special Offers: None at the moment.
Prices: from £250 - £325    per week
Sleeps: 1 to 2

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