Cossington Park is an elegant period English home and Luxury holiday cottage with lots of space for you and your guests to enjoy a relaxing stay or special celebration in the beautiful Somerset countryside. For parties of 6 to 22 family members or friends including children.Owned by one family for 400 years, this historic house and luxury holiday cottage has antique furniture, family paintings and real log fires and is set in 22 acres of wonderful gardens and grounds.
The cottage provided the ideal setting for a break with the dog (lovely walks around the village and plenty of local pubs that are dog-friendly) and an elderly person with mobility problems. The cottage was very thoughtfully laid out with disabled access downstairs and the kitchen well equipped.
My wife and I arrived early and were welcomed by the cleaners who had been instructed to let us into or room. We were totally bowled over by the house and it's surroundings. We needed a variety of bedroom configurations: one with only a double bed, another with a double and a single bed and a cot, another with a double and a single bed, and a room with two children's beds next to there parents' bedrooms. All were set up before we arrived. there was lots of space downstairs, including a massive dining room with a table seating 12 adults and another table for 7 children, ages 1-8.
We stayed at Cossington Park and House for 4 nights during August and it was fabulous.
For a large group of 16 adults and 7 children, the 2 properties gave us exactly what we needed. The large rooms and flexible bedding set-ups allowed for each family unit to have the space and bedding they needed, and the separation of the cottage gave us non-children people a little respite from the madness!
The house had every amenity we could need in each building, and the gardens and surrounding were a fantastic safe, contained playground for the various aged children amongst our group. We were luc...more