Water’s Edge

South Cerney, Cirencester
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At a glance

Large lakeside 4 bedroom holiday home in the Cotswolds with hot tub

Sleeps Sleeps 10
Bedrooms Bedrooms 4
Bathrooms Bathrooms 3
Pub nearby Pub nearby
Shop nearby Shop nearby
Rural Rural
Fireplace Fireplace
Hot Tub Installed Hot Tub Installed
Off street parking Off street parking
Garden Garden
WiFi WiFi
Pets welcome Pets welcome
Family friendly Family friendly
Non-smoking Non-smoking


The interior of this Cotswold holiday home near Cirencester has a lovely calming decor and with full height doors and windows in the living space showing off the amazing lake scenery so it can be seen and enjoyed whatever the weather. The open plan kitchen and dining area are central to the home and the living area opens out onto the deck with a hot tub, outdoor furniture, and a BBQ for the warmer days. In winter you can curl up on the couch in front of the fire and enjoy the extraordinary views and wildlife of the lake from the comfort of the sofa.

A bedroom and bathroom can be found on the ground floor for anyone not wanting to venture upstairs and the other three bedrooms and two bathrooms are spread out over the two floors above so plenty of space for everyone. Extra sleeping can be found off bedroom 4 up a ladder and in the eves of the roof, a perfect hideout for the kids.

This large Cotswold accommodation is a dog friendly holiday home complete with waterside views and a hot tub. The four bedroom holiday property is laid out of two floors as follows:

Ground Floor

Kitchen/Dining room
Open-plan room. Electric double oven, gas hob, fridge, freezer, dishwasher, Nespresso coffee machine and microwave, washing machine and tumble dryer

Dining Area
With table and seating for 10

Living Room
Sofas seating 10 guests, TV with Freeview and Netflix, gas fire and French doors leading out to the deck

Bedroom one: (sleeps 2)
Twin beds (can be made as a double on request) with shower room opposite

First Floor

Bedroom two: (Sleeps 2)
Master with King size bed and en-suite shower room

Bedroom three: (Sleeps 4)
Double bed, there is a loft area that sleeps 2 guests and is accessed by a paddle ladder (can be made as a twin or double, please request at time of booking)

Bedroom four: (sleeps 2)
King size bed (or twin on request)

With bath and shower overhead

There is a communal garden space at the front of the house and shared use of a tennis court
One private parking space outside the house and then shared parking spaces with other homes can be used
There is a private deck, small grass area and jetty
Hot tub

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

Water's Edge is set on one of the 150 Cotswold lakes. The lake house is the perfect location to enjoy a variety of water sports.
There's motorised water sports, sailing, canoeing, and paddle boarding at a nearby lake. The biggest attractions nearby are cycling, walking and watching the wildlife - so as it's pet friendly you can bring your dog to enjoy the walks with you! There is a Spar shop located around a mile away in the village of South Cerney. There's the Royal Oak pub in South Cerney only 1 mile away. A selection of supermarkets, shops, bars and restaurants can be found in Cirencester just 4 miles away.

The Finer Details

  • Bed linen and towels are provided
  • Infant friendly - there is 1 travel cot and 1 highchair available on request
  • Dog friendly - 2 well behaved dogs are welcome for an additional charge of £40 (per dog). Please refer to our pet rules on our FAQ page for more information 
  • WiFi (fibre)
  • A gas BBQ 
  • A hot tub is available, children must be supervised at all times
  • 2 Canoes, 1 kayak (3 man), and a paddle board with life jackets are available for hire from the owner at £50 per item per stay
  • Fishing is permitted off the jetty as long as you hold a rod licence
  • There is a spa 1/2 mile away from the property Please speak to the owner direct regarding discounted passes and use of facilities
Things to Note...

The house is semi-detached and is in a gated community

There are 3 steps leading down to the living area

Please note that the decking is not secure so children and dogs must be supervised at all times

The loft area in bedroom 4 is accessed via a ladder so therefore is not suitable for guests with mobility restrictions

Events are not permitted without prior consent

Check in is from 16:00

Check out is by 10:00

Accessibility and Health and Safety

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.
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, providing no damage is reported the pre-authorisation will be released 5 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.


The famous Thames path is your doorstep at the lakeside retreat and snakes all the way through the lakes and down to the Saxon towns of Cricklade and Lechlade.