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Bench Cottage
Self Catering for Four

Self Catering, Lymington.
Telephone (44) 01590 673141, Mobile 0781 628 1586
E-mail: benchcottage@ourbench.co.uk

Completely accessible
Non-Smokers only accepted and sorry no pets.

Bench Cottage is a semi detached bungalow providing self catering holiday accommodation on the outskirts of Lymington, just 2 miles from the New Forest National Park. It has been purpose built to cope with nearly everyone's needs, especially those less able, as it is wheelchair friendly.

Bench Cottage,a great base to explore Lyminton and the New ForestThe lounge area of Bench Cottage

The accommodation comprises of an open-plan kitchen, lounge, dining area, and two bedrooms, all to a very high standard of decoration and comfort. Sleeping up to four people including well behaved children and babies.

The kitchen is fully equipped, having split level work surfaces, electric oven, gas hob, microwave, fridge with ice box, dishwasher and washing machine. All kitchen utensils, cutlery and china are supplied, in fact everything you are likely to need to make your stay pleasant, relaxing and enjoyable.

The lounge and dining area have comfortable seating, including a electric riser/recliner chair, a folding dining table and chairs, a colour LCD digital television with DVD.A selection of books, and leaflets on the whole area to help plan your holiday. Wifi Available.

Masterbedroom with profiling bed
Second twin bedrooom with rier recliner bedsFamily friendly accommodationKitchen and dining area at Little Bench

 

Master bedroom has electric foot and head riser beds which work independently and can be double or twin bedded. Wardrobe, bedside units with alarm clock, for a perfect nights sleep, and a digital radio. Tell us how you would like your bed made, on booking.

The second smaller bedroom is a twin, access to the beds is from the centre of the room with a bedside cabinet, alarm clock and bedside light. All beds will be made up with lovely fresh linen, duvets and pillows before your arrival.

Bendh Cottage Lounge areaFully accessible wet room

When staying longer than a week fresh linen can be supplied and if you would like us to, we will change the beds for you at no extra charge.

The modern fully accessible bathroom has floor level electric shower and grab rails. The adjustable washbasin can be lowered for those who need a lower basin for comfort. The toilet is access friendly too with drop down rails if required and space both sides for lateral transfer.

Fully accessible bathroom

All bed-linen, towels and tea towels along with gas central heating and constant domestic hot water is included, in our tariff.

To the outside there are garden tables and charis, a large parking and turning space, all hard standing with tarmac and easy level access to your front door.

We have a list of accessible equipment available, including a portable hoist to make your stay more enjoyable. Details on our web site.

Sorry no smoking or pets

Lymington has many restaurants, public houses and takeaways and lots of individual shops, as well as one or two multiple stores. Discover the hidden park behind the shops, or a visit our market which is held every Saturday from 8am till 4pm summer and winter, where you can purchase everything you need for that perfect holiday. All within a 20 minute walk or 5 minutes by car. A map giving directions will be found in your cottage.

The New Forest National Park is only 2 miles away where 93,000 acres of Forest are waiting for you to explore. Catch the New Forest Ponies wondering through some of the villages, walk through the enclosures and see if you can spot a Fallow or Red Deer. Just remember that the ponies can kick and that there is a forty mile an hour speed limit on unfenced Forest roads.

Come in the spring when the young foals can be seen everywhere, sit in the shade of the forest or on the cliff tops in the summer sun. In the Autumn come and see the splendour of the autumn colours, and in winter the forest is a magical place and there are so many attractions and museums to visit and you will find all the details in your cottage.

Bookings are from Friday to Friday
Short breaks also available, out of season please telephone for details.

More Details

Telephone (44) 01590 673141, Mobile 07925 003925
E-mail: cottages@ourbench.co.uk

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We also have available Little Bench, our one bedroom cottage.