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Period lounge with mullion stone windows, oak floors and sky TVPeriod lounge with mullion stone windows, oak floors and sky TV
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The Coal Merchants Cottage

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The Coal Merchants Cottage

7 guests
3 bedrooms
4 beds
1 bath
7 guests
3 bedrooms
4 beds
1 bath
Kirsteen is a Superhost
Superhosts are experienced, highly rated hosts who are committed to providing great stays for guests.
Great check-in experience
100% of recent guests gave this home’s check-in process a 5-star rating.
Sparkling clean
6 recent guests have said that this home was sparkling clean.

A homely cotswold stone cottage, full of character and period features. Bring your boots and explore the Cotswold countryside on your doorstep. 5 miles from Cheltenham and 8 miles to Cirencester we are ideally situated for great shopping, races and Cheltenham Literature, Jazz and Science festivals.


Hot water

Sleeping arrangements

Bedroom 1
1 queen bed
Bedroom 2
1 double bed
Bedroom 3
1 bunk bed
Common spaces
1 crib

House Rules

No pets
No smoking, parties, or events
Check-in is anytime after 3PM and check out by 12PM (noon)
Self check-in with lockbox


36 Reviews

Hayley User Profile
July 2018
We stay at Kirsteens beautiful home every year on business. It is always immaculate and she is super helpful and responsive always.
Reza User Profile
June 2018
We really enjoyed Kirsteen’s home. It’s beautifully presented and is in a n excellent spot for exploring the Cotswolds and surrounding areas. We had everything we needed in the cottage (and more!) including a very friendly and sociable cat!
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Response from Kirsteen:
So sorry these were under the sink in the bucket. Apologies I normally put them on the top. Appreciate the feedback though
June 2018
Gabriela User Profile
June 2018
Lovely cottage in a nice neighbourhood and excellent garden for visiting families including trampoline and slide. Range of toys for kids to play with, clean facilities and good base of operations for visiting the locality. Good park and walks nearby. Great communication and …
Dorothy User Profile
April 2018
Wonderful stay for our wedding- my husband really enjoyed his last night as a single man in the house! Thoughtful touches and a wonderful stay!
Jeremy User Profile
April 2018
Kirsteen's cottage exceeded all of our expectations. The location is brilliant for so many attractions in the Cotswolds, the cottage itself is extremely comfortable and lovely, and our kids were delighted with the wonderful selection of toys and games. We opted to have the cat st…
Julie User Profile
March 2018
We’ve now stayed here 3 times: that says it all! Kirsteen is wonderful and a great communicator, the cottage is perfect and has everything you need and more. It’s located in a brilliant location for exploring the Cotswolds. The village has a great pub for food and it’s only 7 …
Kirsteen User Profile
Response from Kirsteen:
Always a pleasure to host for you Julie. We hope to see you again Kirsteen
March 2018
Emma User Profile
December 2017
Beautiful cottage with nice size kitchen and generous rustic dining area. It was clean and comfortable. Walkable to a small shop, post office and a pub. Easy driving to other lovely villages and for hikes. My favorite part was thevery comfy big bed and the very well equipped kitc…

Hosted by Kirsteen

Cheltenham, United KingdomJoined in November 2015
Kirsteen User Profile
38 Reviews
Kirsteen is a SuperhostSuperhosts are experienced, highly rated hosts who are committed to providing great stays for guests.
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Response rate: 100%
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