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Frog Corner Main House, Pool, Spa Treatment, Evening Catering, Landscaped Garden

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Frog Corner 350+ year old Main House
Pool in summertime for your private use!
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5 bedrooms
4 bathrooms
10 guests
2 nights minimum
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Large 5 bed detached, period house, set in 3 acres of landscaped gardens, with swimming pool. A charming 350+ year old house with open fireplace and wood-burning stove. Large kitchen with Aga and modern conveniences. Providing sleeping accommadion for 10 guests in 2 master bedrooms with ensuites, 2 double bedrooms, a twin bedroom, plus 2 further family bathrooms. 33 miles from London. Close to many attractions, Whipsnade Zoo, Ashridge Park, Woburn Safari Park, Woburn Golf a club, Dunstable Downs for kite flying, walks & picnics, Ashridge Golf Club, London Gliding Club, etc. Heated outdoor swimming pool (open June to September). Children very welcome - supervision of young children required around open water areas. Private access to main property, private garden at front and rear, private u...Large 5 bed detached, period house, set in 3 acres of landscaped gardens, with swimming pool. A charming 350+ year old house with open fireplace and wood-burning stove. Large kitchen with Aga and modern conveniences. Providing sleeping accommadion for 10 guests in 2 master bedrooms with ensuites, 2 double bedrooms, a twin bedroom, plus 2 further family bathrooms. 33 miles from London. Close to many attractions, Whipsnade Zoo, Ashridge Park, Woburn Safari Park, Woburn Golf a club, Dunstable Downs for kite flying, walks & picnics, Ashridge Golf Club, London Gliding Club, etc. Heated outdoor swimming pool (open June to September). Children very welcome - supervision of young children required around open water areas. Private access to main property, private garden at front and rear, private use of swimming pool; shared use of remainder of grounds. Solar heated pool. An outdoor coal BBQ is available in the parterre outside the kitchen. Do you have a celebration, the Orangery is a spectacular setting for a celebration meal. Early arrival and late departure options available, please ask for details; Onsite catering can be provided for one night of your stay on request; Onsite spa massage and beauty treatments available through a team of professional therapists; June to September, 2 night weekend stays are available for Fri & Sat, mid week is a minimum 3 night stay. More
House Rules
Pets Allowed: No
Smoking Allowed: No
Kid Friendly: Yes
-If security cameras detect 10+ guests (£70 fee pp) -Sleeping on settees (£100 fee) -No glass in pool area, plastic glasses FOC -POOL open 10am - 8pm -Pse wash dishes before departure -Pse do not remove the plastic protector on base of butler sink -Pse shut Windows/doors if it rains -No smoking. Guests can smoke on the patio - cigarette butts found after departure is chargeable -Resin seating on kitchen patio is not suitable for smokers - cigarette burns incur £300 to damage deposit
Bathrooms
1 Shower, 1 Full bath, 2 Attached (ensuite)
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About the Owner
Sandra R
Languages spoken:English
Response Rate:100%
Response Time:Within a few hours
Listed Since:April 2015
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Reviewed 30 July 2019

I'm so cross I left it too late to respond to the Airbnb"review" given to my family! I was 'very' polite saying she was a little too visible. Sandra entered the property uninvited 3 times, Friday 23:45 (we hadn't arrived to meet her before she...More

Date of stay: June 2019
Thank Sanbak
Reviewed 17 May 2019 via mobile

Our family came from far and wide to get together for a 90th birthday celebration. Frog Corner was the perfect place to meet. Our ‘overflow’ stayed at Old Hunters Lodge (5mins away). Sandra was absolutely wonderful and respectful of our needs to be together to...More

Date of stay: May 2019
Thank Nomad706979
Reviewed 20 March 2019

Great welcome from the hosts. Lovely characterful house which was well equipped. Whipsnade Zoo is just across the road and brilliant despite the inclement weather. My friends were amazed by Tring Museum - they thought they were being taken to a small thing! The local...More

Date of stay: March 2019
Thank BackPacker816654
Reviewed 14 February 2019 via mobile

Had such a lovely week away at Frog Corner couldn’t of been more perfect. The house was very clean and beautifully presented. It is a perfect location walking distance to Whipsnade Zoo and to the local pub which we made full use of! The owners...More

Date of stay: October 2018
Thank Katie K
Reviewed 12 February 2019 via mobile

This lovely house was the perfect place to celebrate my mum's 80th. We particularly enjoyed sitting around the log fire in the evening (though the whole house was cosy), playing games at the kitchen table and eating in the beautiful (even in January) conservatory. We...More

Date of stay: January 2019
Thank kef67
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Reviewed 12 February 2019 via mobile

We had a very pleasant stay at frog cottage. The house and grounds are lovely and very well maintained. The owners were on hand to help with any issues/questions. I would happily book again to go with friends or family.

Date of stay: September 2018
Thank Simon C
A Holiday Lettings verified reviewer
Chelmsford, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 27 October 2018 via mobile

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Date of stay: October 2018
Reviewed 14 August 2017 via mobile

Very highly recommend ***** house, garden and pool is absolutely amazing and beautiful. Something interesting to look at in every room. Gardens are peacefully and stunning. The house is huge but comfortable. Everything there and more that you could possibly need. Home owners were around...More

Date of stay: August 2017
Thank _nicolassparks_1
Management response:Responded 28 August 2017

Hi Nicola & family It was delightful meeting you and your guests, especially your mum. I am so pleased that you enjoyed your stay and we would be delighted to have any or all of you back. Thank you so much for visiting us. Kindest...More

Reviewed 18 June 2017

We were lucky enough to get amazing weather over the entire weekend so spent the whole Saturday of the hen outside - playing games in the giant lawns, swimming in the pool, eating and drinking outside - it was a fantastic day! The whole weekend...More

Date of stay: June 2017
Thank rachel6362017
Management response:Responded 26 June 2017

Thank you so much for your lovely comments, it was a pleasure having you all at Frog Corner, we very much look forward to seeing you and any f your friends again. Good luck with the wedding. Kindest Regards Sandra

A Holiday Lettings verified reviewer
London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 14 May 2017

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Date of stay: April 2017
Amenities
Pets Allowed: No
Smoking Allowed: No
Kid Friendly: Yes
DVD Player
Alarm Clock
Balcony
Grill
Blender
Books
Ceiling Fans
Central Heating
Suitable For Children Under 5
Dishwasher
Fireplace
Freezer
Refrigerator
Hairdryer
Highchair
Housekeeping Included
Internet Access
Iron
Kettle
Linens Provided
Local Guides/Maps
Microwave
Outdoor Dining Area
Paper Towels Provided
Parking
Patio
Porch
Private Outdoor Pool (Heated)
Private Garden
Shared Garden
Soap/Shampoo Provided
Staffed Property
Stereo System
Cooker
Terrace
Toaster
Towels Provided
TV
VCR
Water Views
Wi-Fi
There Is A Golf Course Within 30 Mins Drive
Golf Course Is On Site Or Within 15 Mins Walk
Horse Riding Nearby
There Are Tennis Courts Nearby
Cycling Trips
Hiking Trips
Rural/Countryside Retreats
Short Term Rentals (4 Days Or Fewer)
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About the neighbourhood
We are 33 miles from Central London, access to London is easy. We are a 10 minute drive from Tring Station which takes you to Euston Station (40mins). Local attractions, Whipsnade Zoo (literally across the road), Ashridge Park, Woburn Safari Park, Woburn Golf Club, Dunstable Downs for Kite flying, picnics & great walks, Ashridge Golf Club, London Gliding Club (where you can have gliding sessions over the Chiltern Hills (2 miles from the house). There is a local NT cafe on the top of the Downs. Lots more, just tell us what you are interested in.
Getting around
We are in a rural location, there is a lot to do around the immediate area, (Zoo, Whipsnade Tree Catredral, local horse riding, Icknield Way walk, many other beautiful walks and a local C16th Pub and restaurant (all within walking distance).
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