Waterside Cottage

Linslade, Leighton Buzzard, Bedfordshire

Sleeps 1-11
£595 - £1230


Waterside is a 100-year-old detached cottage, is a fun place to be and perfect for guests wishing to sit and relax while watching the boats. Available for short breaks throughout the year except for bank holiday weeks.

Set in a working boatyard, it is perfect for families wishing to experience a different kind of holiday, with lots of boats coming and going. It is a 20-minute walk from a choice of shops, pubs and restaurants, and 25 minutes to a leisure centre. Situated on the edge of the Chiltern Hills, there are many National Trust properties, and other historic sights and places of interest, nearby. Alternatively, we can provide a list of local day boats available for hire.


Lounge with oak beams and a log burning stove. Conservatory and terrace. Farmhouse style kitchen, 6 bedrooms and 3 bathrooms.

The bedrooms available at this holiday cottage have the following amenities:

1 kingsize with en suite.
1 double.
3 twin bedrooms.
1 single bedroom.
Duvets, linen & some towels inc. travel cot supplied.
Lounge with a log burning stove, wooden beams and French doors to conservatory. TV, DVD player.
Small attic lounge is suitable for up to 3 people with TV and DVD player.

In the dining room, a high chair is provided.

The kitchen at this self-catering property is well-equipped, farmhouse-style with gas cooker, microwave, fridge/freezer, dishwasher.

Bathrooms consist of: Downstairs, 1 en suite with WC, 2 basins, bidet, shower, washing machine and tumble dryer, 1 with WC, basin, shower over bath and 1 with WC, basin and shower.

Garden large boatyard grounds with small, private back garden with barbecue and picnic bench and front terrace with table and chairs.

Parking for 4 cars outside cottage, further cars can be left in the car park.


Full gas heating and electricity all included.
Log burning stove - Logs 8 per basket (please do not bring your own logs as they may not be a suitable size for the fire).
Access to canal frontage (children take care).
You can bring your own canoe/dinghy for use on the canal, a license is not required if you are a member of the British Canoe Union.
Buoyancy aids are available.
Fishing - national rod license required. (local day tickets 3) No fishing at the boatyard.


Milton Keynes & Whipsnade Zoo 8 miles.
Woburn Abbey & Safari Park 5 miles.
Stoke Bruerne & the Waterways museum 20 miles.
Aylesbury, Bedford and Hemel Hempstead all within 20 miles.
Chiltern Hills, Ridgeway walk & Tring Reservoirs 6 miles.

Short Breaks

Weekend and Midweek Breaks available throughout the Year From 440 to 890 for a weekend and from 410 to 775 midweek.

Rates: From 595 to 1230 per week depending on the season.
Maximum of 11 people.
Children are welcome.
Fishing nearby.
Sorry, no pets.
4 Star Visit England.
Wi-Fi/internet access.
Off-street parking.

Please note that map locations may be approximate.

Some of the Amenities available are:

Wireless Broadband Available
Off Street Parking
Open / Log / Gas Fire
Fishing Onsite

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