Self Catering in Worcestershire - Upton-upon-Severn
Sleeps a maximum of: 7
Pricing From: £435.00 - 675.00
The Poop Deck is a charming 17th century former Inn located in the heart of the ancient riverside town of Upton upon Severn. The cottage is bursting with character features: exposed floors, original beams, an immense Inglenook and handsome furnishings. The Poop Deck enjoys first floor sitting room, fully fitted kitchen, dining room with woodburner, and a delightful courtyard garden.
A carport suitable for one small vehicle completes the property. Upton is an ideal base for cycling, rambling and fishing, with stunning countryside on your doorstep - the Severn Way provides miles of riverside walks. The town boasts numerous excellent pubs and restaurants within walking distance of the cottage, so you won't need to worry about driving.
Regency Cheltenham and the Cotwolds, as well as the Malverns Hills and Great Malvern, are just minutes away. The Three Counties Showground and the fabulous Malvern Theatres are an easy 10 minute drive. If you fancy a flutter, Cheltenham Race Course, with it's thrilling Open, Festival and Gold Cup, is a mere 20 minute drive! There are plenty of activities in the direct vicinty to keep you busy during your stay: superior golf facilities are available at Puckrup; the GWR steam Railway operates throughout the year from Toddington; Gloucester Catherdral and Docks are a mere 20 minute drive; as well as the Cotswold delights of Broadway, Chipping Campden and Stow on the Wold, a pleasant trip through the beautiful Gloucestershire countryside.
If you prefer a slower pace, boat trips will take you down the Severn River to the medieval town of Tewkesbury, and its glorious Abbey. This property offers 3 bedrooms on three floors. The master bedroom enjoys 6 ft Superkingsize zip and link bed (which can be converted into two 3ft single beds on request).
There is a further double bedroom, and a childrens twin bedded room equipped with 3ft beds. There is one bathroom with power shower over bath. The kitchen breakfast room is fully equipped with all mod cons, as well as dining area.
The separate large dining room has beams and large inglenook with woodburner. The sitting room seats 6 comfortably, and has flatscreen TV, Digibox and DVD. There is a good sized courtyard garden - a suntrap - with cottage garden planting, and plenty of seating, as well as a bar-b-que.
Services / Facilities:
Housekeeping & Services
Iron and Ironing Board
Weekly Maid Service
Bed Linen Included
Fuel and Power Included
Open Fire/Wood Burner
2 Double Bedrooms
1 Twin Bedroom
Terrace / patio
Activities within 20min drive of the property
Pub/Bar within 1 mile
Local Water Sports
Swimming (indoor pool)
Map is approximate and should only be used to get a rough idea of the cottage location.
Get an Ordnance Survey map covering the Upton-upon-Severn area.
Nearest AttractionsHeritage Rated from 1- 5 (low-exceptional) on historic interest
Ripple, St Mary's Church - 2.3 miles (Historic Church)
Croome d'Abitot, St Mary's Church - 3.5 miles (Historic Church)
Croome Park - 3.6 miles (Garden)
Strensham, St John's Church - 3.7 miles (Historic Church)
Pendock Old Church - 4.6 miles (Historic Church)
Bredon Tithe Barn - 4.7 miles (Historic Building)
Bredon, St Giles - 4.7 miles (Historic Church)
Little Malvern Court - 5.1 miles (Historic Building)
Little Malvern Priory Church - 5.1 miles (Historic Church)
Tewkesbury Abbey - 5.5 miles (Historic Church)
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Details of facilities are believed correct at time of publication, but may be subject to change by the cottage proprietor. Up-to-the-minute facility listings will be always presented during the booking process for your approval.