Primrose Cottage

Rodborough, Stroud
Short breaks from £651.17

At a glance

Three bedroom Grade II listed holiday cottage in the Cotswolds

Sleeps Sleeps 6
Bedrooms Bedrooms 3
Bathrooms Bathrooms 2
Pets welcome Pets welcome
WiFi WiFi
Pub nearby Pub nearby
Shop nearby Shop nearby
Village Village
Fireplace Fireplace
Garden Garden
Family friendly Family friendly
Non-smoking Non-smoking


Primrose Cottage is a charming Grade II listed Cotswold holiday home near Stroud which sleeps six guests, in three comfortable bedrooms, with two well-appointed bathrooms. This family friendly cottage offers ample space with a country style kitchen, homely sitting room and cosy bedrooms each with countryside views. This 17th century home has an abundance of character features, with an inglenook fireplace, exposed wooden beams, traditional wooden panelling and exposed stone mullion windows. Outside, a mature front garden leads down to Minchinhampton Common, and a tranquil enclosed rear garden features a soothing pond. With its central location and countryside setting, Primrose Cottage is a wonderful base to explore the South Cotswolds with friends and family, even welcoming one dog!

This three bedroom holiday cottage in Rodborough, near Stroud, is perfect for a family break, or for a group of friends looking for a relaxing stay in the South Cotswolds. The accommodation is laid out as follows:

Ground Floor

Sitting room
Dual aspect over the front and back garden, traditional wooden panelling, exposed stone walls, wood burner, Smart TV with Apple TV (account holders only), two three-seater sofas and window seat with views of the back garden

Kitchen/dining room
Country style kitchen, electric range cooker with induction hob, toaster, kettle, dishwasher, Belfast sink, microwave, fridge with small freezer compartment and four-seater dining table with chairs. There are two extra foldaway chairs under the stairs

Utility room
Washing machine, freezer, clothes airer, iron and ironing board

Shower room
Walk-in shower, loo, basin, mirrored storage cabinet and heated towel rail

First Floor

Master bedroom (Sleeps 2)
King size bed (can be two 75cm wide single beds on request), chest of drawers, freestanding wardrobe and views of Minchinhampton Common

Bedroom 2 (Sleeps 2)
Double bed underneath sloped ceiling and chest of drawers

Bedroom 3 (Sleeps 2)
Double bed, sloped ceiling and chest of drawers

Family bathroom
Roll top bath, loo, basin, mirrored storage cabinet and heated towel rail

Mature front garden with lawn and patio overlooking peaceful countryside. Enclosed back garden with gravelled area, unfenced pond and garden shed

Availability & Booking

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Floor Plan

Primrose Cottage Floor Plan

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Booking & Payment

StayCotswold is a marketing agent and therefore does not own any of the cottages listed on our website. In terms of cleaning and maintenance, the properties within our portfolio are managed by a third party property manager or the property owner – your pre-arrival email will contain confirmation and contact details for the person managing your property. Bookings made via us form a legal agreement directly between you and the property owner.

For bookings commencing more than 8 weeks in advance, a 30% non-refundable deposit is required to confirm the booking. The balance payment is then due 8 weeks prior to arrival.

All payments are made subject to the cancellation policy set out in the standard Booking Conditions.

Location Information

Primrose Cottage overlooks the large open limestone grassland of Michinhampton Common - making it the perfect dog friendly holiday home. This unusual 580 acre landscape has been deemed of Special Scientific Interest managed by the National Trust, it also houses one of the oldest golf clubs in the West of England, making this site highly popular with walkers and golfers alike.
The cottage sits in Rodborough, equidistant from Michinhampton and Amberley, all benefitting from numerous shops, pubs and eateries. The Bear of Rodborough is just a four minute walk from Primrose Cottage, serving delicious meals throughout the day. The nearest town of Michinhampton is a secret gem nestled on a hilltop offering dramatic vistas of the surrounding countryside, common land and the Severn Estuary. This ancient market town has retained its traditional charm with narrow streets lined with honey coloured Cotswold houses making it well-known locally for its beauty.
For your shopping essentials, there is a locally owned butchers, delicatessen and small grocery store in Michinhampton. Further afield in Nailsworth, there is a larger Tesco Express, Morrisons and Co-Op.
Just over a mile from Nailsworth and about four miles from Stroud, Rodborough is a great base to explore the South Cotswolds. Larger city destinations of Bath and Cheltenham are easily accessible, ideal for day trips. Also within easy reach is the popular Gatcombe Park, home of the Gatcombe horse trials, and the renowned picturesque village of Painswick.

The Finer Details

  • The maximum occupancy for this property is 6 guests. Infants do not count towards the occupancy figure, however, due to space restrictions the occupancy can only be exceeded by 1 additional infant (aged 2 or under)
  • Bed linen and towels are provided (duvets and pillows are hypoallergenic)
  • Free on street parking is available on the lane outside the front door
  • 1 travel cot, 1 highchair and 1 stair gate are available on request (please bring your own linen for the travel cot, as this is not provided) 
  • 1 small dog is welcome for an additional £40 per booking. For pet rules, please visit our FAQs 
  • Free WiFi
  • Mobile phone reception varies by provider
  • Smart TV
  • Enclosed garden
  • There is an unfenced pond in the garden, so dogs and children should be supervised when outside
  • Gas central heating system
  • Starter supply of wood provided for the wood burning stove from October to April only
  • Primrose cottage is full of charm and original features with steps throughout between rooms, low beams and sloped ceilings in the bedrooms
  • The smoke and CO detectors operate on a sound only basis and, therefore, those who have serious impairment of hearing may not be able to hear the alarm systems and could be at risk
  • No smoking or vaping is permitted throughout the property
Things to Note...
  • Hen, Stag and other same sex groups are not permitted 
  • Events are not permitted without prior consent
  • A security deposit is required at this property
  • Check in is from 17:00 and check out is by 10:00
  • Charging electric vehicles at this property is not permitted
Security Deposit

A security deposit of £250 is required for bookings at this property. This amount will be pre-authorised on your credit card 7 days prior to your arrival date and, providing no damage is reported, the pre-authorisation will be released 7 days after your departure. For the avoidance of doubt, guests are requested to leave the property in a reasonable condition, consistent with the property's appearance upon arrival.



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Nearby Rodborough Common should not be missed, especially in the summer months when the rare wildflowers come to life - a unique and picturesque spot for a picnic!