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The Bothy, Whitley, Melksham

Pippa is a superhost.

The Bothy, Whitley, Melksham

6 guests2 bedrooms3 beds1.5 baths
6 guests
2 bedrooms
3 beds
1.5 baths
Entire home
You’ll have the cottage to yourself.
Sparkling clean
15 recent guests said this place was sparkling clean.
Pippa is a Superhost
Superhosts are experienced, highly rated hosts who are committed to providing great stays for guests.
Great location
94% of recent guests gave the location a 5-star rating.

The Bothy is a self contained, fully equipped 2 bedroom cottage situated in the grounds of Lagard Farm; a 250 year old converted milking dairy. Surrounded by countryside and consisting of 2 double bedrooms, the cottage can accommodate up to 6 people; there is a double sofa bed in the lounge. There is a main bathroom (including WC) with a second WC in the property. The Bothy has it's own self contained garden with private parking and additional parking available on the main farm drive.


Free parking on premises
Unavailable: Carbon monoxide alarm
The host hasn't reported a carbon monoxide detector on the property.

Sleeping arrangements

Bedroom 1
1 double bed
Bedroom 2
1 double bed
Common spaces
1 sofa bed



37 reviews
Sparkling clean
Outstanding hospitality
Quick responses
Hilary User Profile
January 2020
Pippa is an amazing host, The Bothy is lovely just as the photos shows and it is super clean and comfy. It is in a fabulous part of Wiltshire close to lots of points of interest
Ian User Profile
December 2019
Great place I’ve stayed many times
Ian User Profile
November 2019
The Bothy is a great place to stay. Pippa is a lovely host and makes you feel very welcome. I’ve booked to go back again!
Woody User Profile
October 2019
Perfect very time we stay there
Pippa User Profile
Response from Pippa:
Thanks Woody
October 2019
Woody User Profile
October 2019
Amazing place very quite and peaceful warm and plenty of daylight perfect
Liz User Profile
August 2019
What a lovely country retreat! The photos don't do it justice, the space is beautifully decorated and also comfy and cosy. The beds are very comfortable, the kitchen is spacious and well appointed, with a lovely and relaxing private, quiet garden. Pippa and Peter looked after us…
Rodney User Profile
July 2019
Everything is as advertised.

Hosted by Pippa

Joined in May 2017
Pippa User Profile
37 Reviews
Pippa is a SuperhostSuperhosts are experienced, highly rated hosts who are committed to providing great stays for guests.
Interaction with guests
The owner lives on site at Lagard Farm which consists of a main house and a number of outbuildings; one of which is a meeting room from which the owner runs a small consultancy business. The owner is happy to handover the keys and leave you to enjoy the cottage and tranquil…
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The neighbourhood

Things to keep in mind

Check-in: 3:00 p.m.–10:00 p.m.
Checkout: 11:00 a.m.
3:00 p.m.–10:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m.

House Rules

  • No smoking
  • No pets
  • No parties or events