We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
“State-of-the-art Convenience & Old World Charm”
other travellers have booked this property
'Everything about Ivythorpe Coach House is perfect'
Bookings for this home are first-come, first served. Lock in your dates before they are gone
'Everything about Ivythorpe Coach House is perfect'
'..highly recommend a stay here for families, couples or friends looking for something special' '..The beds are extremely comfy too! A gem of a place :)'
Check Availability
Request to Book
Make Enquiry
Excellent
47 reviews
'Everything about Ivythorpe Coach House is perfect'
'..highly recommend a stay here for families, couples or friends looking for something special'
'..The beds are extremely comfy too! A gem of a place :)'
“Magical views and inspired design make this more than a holiday stay”
'..newly renovated, offering state-of-the-art convenience and old world charm'
'It has stunning views, is beautifully decorated and has everything you need close by'
'Great accommodation- nice kitchen and bathrooms, all spotlessly clean'
'Would strongly recommend Ivythorpe to anyone who loves design, comfort and wants to escape..'
'The kitchen was fully equipped with quality appliances, dishes, etc. for eat-in meals'
“A perfect few days, in a perfect home, in a perfect place.”
“A fantastic property in a beautiful setting.”
This property is not available for these dates.
Don't give up! Enquire about other rentals just like this one that are available -
Show all rentals available
Overview
Holiday Rental House -
2 Bedrooms, 2 Bathrooms, Sleeps 6
Freshford, Somerset, England

Reviews from our community

Excellent - based on 47 reviews
Write a Review

Reviews from our community

Date | Rating
  • English first
  • Italian first
  • Spanish first
  • Any
English first
English first
Italian first
Spanish first
Any
English first
BirdBrain...
Cambridge, Canada
Level 4 Contributor
43 reviews
7 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
“State-of-the-art Convenience & Old World Charm”
Reviewed 13 October 2013 for a stay in October 2013
1
person found this review helpful

The Ivythorpe Coach House, located near Bath in Freshford, UK, is a lovely gem. We experienced a friendly, warm welcome and a quick registration process through Selina Hutchison, the owner. The Coach House has been newly renovated, offering state-of-the-art convenience and old world charm. Selina was a gracious host, who was attentive to our needs, and went above and beyond to create a cozy home-away-from-home experience for us as guests. When we arrived, we were delighted to discover:
• A welcome basket with all the essentials for breakfast and beyond (bread, wine, cheese, fresh fruit, eggs, bacon, condiments, milk... excellent local fare)
• High quality toiletries
• Superior design, fit and finish of the Coach House - the workmanship was amazing. Everything was fresh and new, yet the charm and character of the Coach House was maintained.
• The kitchen was fully equipped with quality appliances, dishes, etc. for eat-in meals.
• There was an ample supply of tea, coffee, sugar & milk, as well as the fresh herbs on the kitchen window sill to add to our morning omelette!
• The view from Ivythorpe is excellent, including vistas of fields and hiking trails, as well as the historic buildings in Freshford.
• The Coach House is centrally located to many local attractions, with train service that is walking distance.
Our only challenge was finding the Ivythorpe, nestled in the beautiful but narrow, walled streets of Freshford. We recommend arriving in daylight if possible.

It is clear that the Hutchison family has put a great deal of thought and effort into making the Ivythorpe Coach House a lovely home-away-from-home for guests. We loved the architecture and design of the Coach House, as well as the many extras we had not expected. It has a homey, welcoming feel and is excellent value for the money. We would highly recommend a stay here for families, couples or friends looking for something special!

How easy was it to book the property? How helpful were the directions to the property?
How easy was key pickup/access to the property? Overall condition of the property
Bedding & mattresses Kitchen & utensils
Bathroom cleanliness Other facilities & amenities
Service
Liked best: The combination of character, style, location & value
Liked least: Finding the Ivythorpe after sunset. The village is tricky to navigate.
Travelling group: Spouse/Partner
Would you recommend this hotel to a friend?   Yes.
Recommended for:
Friends getaway Families with young children
  • Was the property as advertised?
  • Would you recommend the location of this property?
  • Was it a good value for the price paid?
  • Did the property offer wi-fi/internet access?
  • Was your security deposit returned on time?
Was this review helpful? Yes
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC
Sarah1666
Bath, United Kingdom
Level 2 Contributor
5 reviews
“Beautiful Coach House in a wonderful village”
Reviewed 27 September 2013 for a stay in August 2013

Lovely place to stay, very well appointed in a great location. The interior of the house has a very modern feel, beautifully combined with period features and finished to a very high standard.

How easy was it to book the property? How helpful were the directions to the property?
How easy was key pickup/access to the property? Overall condition of the property
Bedding & mattresses Kitchen & utensils
Bathroom cleanliness Other facilities & amenities
Service
Liked best: The stylish design of the house
Travelling group: Teenagers
Would you recommend this hotel to a friend?   Yes.
Recommended for:
Friends getaway Older travelers
Families with young children
  • Was the property as advertised?
  • Would you recommend the location of this property?
  • Was it a good value for the price paid?
  • Did the property offer wi-fi/internet access?
  • Was your security deposit returned on time?
Was this review helpful? Yes
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC
enrico g
2 reviews
Reviewed 29 July 2015 for a stay in July 2015
Google Translation

Travelling group: Extended Family
Would you recommend this hotel to a friend?   Yes.
Was this review helpful? Yes
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC
Noel C
1 review
Reviewed 26 November 2013 for a stay in November 2013
Google Translation

How easy was it to book the property? How helpful were the directions to the property?
How easy was key pickup/access to the property? Overall condition of the property
Bedding & mattresses Kitchen & utensils
Bathroom cleanliness Other facilities & amenities
Service
Liked best: las vistas desde las ventanas de la casa, el pueblo y la decoración en general
Liked least: los colchones de la habitación de las dos camas y faltaba algo de productos de limpieza para el baño.
Travelling group: Family with Teenagers
Would you recommend this hotel to a friend?   Yes.
Recommended for:
Friends getaway Families with young children
  • Was the property as advertised?
  • Would you recommend the location of this property?
  • Was it a good value for the price paid?
  • Did the property offer wi-fi/internet access?
Was this review helpful? Yes
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC
Enter dates for more accurate prices
2 guests
Adults2
Children0
Apply
Do you own a holiday rental? List it here.
Extra income
Earn money by renting out your home. With no up-front fees and no contract, you keep more for yourself.
Easy to manage
Confirm bookings in one click and track everything from enquiry to check-out – even while you're on the go.
Trusted by travellers
With millions of reviews and protected online payments, TripAdvisor helps travellers book your home with confidence.
Set up your free listing