Downside House has two holiday cottages, The Nook and The Garden Rooms, offering high quality self-catering accommodation. Set in the grounds of Downside House the cottages have been renovated to a very high standard offering comfort, warmth and style with beautiful furnishings and modern appliances. Situated in the heart of Chilcompton, the cottages are the perfect place from which to explore the beautiful sights Bath, Wells and Somerset have to offer.
The Nook is one of the very best self-catering cottages we have ever stayed in. This is no throwaway comment - We have stayed in a lot of them and we are very fussy!
The Nook is perfect for two. It is cleverly designed and tastefully decorated. It is spotlessly clean and comfortable. The mattress is fantastic - and so is the shower! It is warm too, with the added attraction of a wood-burner. A great deal of thought has gone into this cottage.
It is ideally located for visiting the Mendips, Bath, Frome, Glastonbury etc. It is near a fairly busy road through Chilcompton, but tucked away en...more
Three adults stayed in the Garden Rooms for 8 weeks whilst in the process of moving house. Ben and Jules could not have been more welcoming or more helpful. The rooms were extremely well equipped to a very high standard and had all that we needed. The beds were some of the most comfortable that we have ever slept in! High quality linen and towels were provided weekly and we had the option of a cleaner weekly too, although we chose not to take adveantage of this due to COVID! The bathroom 'rainfall' shower was the best we have ever exoerienced and the kitchen provided all our culinary needs. T...more