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Idyllic thatched cottage, walkable to Marlborough

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Idyllic thatched cottage, walkable to Marlborough

5 guests3 bedrooms6 beds2 baths
5 guests
3 bedrooms
6 beds
2 baths
Entire home
You’ll have the cottage to yourself.
Self check-in
Check yourself in with the lockbox.
Sparkling clean
12 recent guests said this place was sparkling clean.
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Emily's Cottage is a charming 16th Century thatched cottage with 3 bedrooms, 2 bathrooms and a lovely secluded garden set in the heart of Manton village, just a short walk or drive from the historic market town of Marlborough with it’s shops, bars and restaurants.

The cottage is situated in an area of outstanding natural beauty, a short drive from Avebury, Bath, Stonehenge and the Cotswolds.


Ethernet connection
Indoor fireplace

Sleeping arrangements

Bedroom 1
1 double bed
Bedroom 2
2 single beds,1 floor mattress
Bedroom 3
1 single bed



111 reviews
Quick responses
Sparkling clean
Stylish space
Barbara User Profile
September 2019
Lovely cottage, love the 16C beams and fireplace, feel like going back in time with modern amenities. Love the outdoor seating and backyard garden, nice to sit outside and hear the doves sing! Definitely will be back next time we visit the sacred stone sites in the area. Thank…
Judy User Profile
May 2019
This cottage feels like something out of a fairy tale. We loved it—the thatch roof, the climbing roses, the cottage garden in the back, the comfortable living room with a wood stove, and the pub right around the bend. The walking path just outside the front door to the good-sized…
Alison & Chris User Profile
Response from Alison & Chris:
Thank you Judy we’re delighted you had a lovely time at the cottage x
May 2019
Cara User Profile
April 2019
We loved our time at Emily's Cottage. The location was perfect for day trips to Bath, Oxford, Stonehenge, and Lacock, and it was wonderful to relax in the cottage at the end of each day of touring. The pub next door was a lovely spot for dinner. And the walk to Marlborough…
Brandy User Profile
January 2019
This cottage is perfect for a family or friend getaway in the countryside. The cottage is in a quite little town with great walks and a nice little pub next door. It’s easy to check in and communicate with a Allison.
Marley User Profile
January 2019
This was a lovely cottage. My group and I were very pleased. It was cozy, clean, and the local pub was excellent.
Lisa User Profile
January 2019
Lovely stay for our family of 5, with 3 older teens. Emily's cottage was the perfect respite for our English countryside outing where we could lounge by the fire, knit, play games and guitar, and read after a touring in the area. Tastefully renovated with cushy carpets, comfy…
Ali User Profile
December 2018
The cottage was super cozy, comfortable, and felt like a home away from home. Plenty of space for two couples with two small children. Very thoughtful amenities and a stocked kitchen cupboard as well. Great launching off point for sites in the area, day trip to the Cotswolds,…

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Manton, United KingdomJoined in May 2016
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Interaction with guests
We live close by and know the area very well and are happy to pop and see you or answer any questions you may have during your stay.
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About this place
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Things to keep in mind

Check-in: After 3PM
Checkout: 10AM
Self check-in with lockbox
After 3PM

House Rules

  • No smoking
  • No pets
  • No parties or events