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Waterside Cottage - set on the Grand Union canal near Leighton Buzzard
Waterside Cottage - dining for 10+
Waterside Cottage - use of lawns reaching down to the water's edge
Waterside Cottage - comfortable sitting room
Waterside Cottage - well equipped kitchen
Waterside Cottage - picnic bench for enjoying al fresco meals and the view
Waterside Cottage - the gardens reach down to the canal
Waterside Cottage - an aerial view of the cottage and boatyard
Waterside Cottage - set within a boat yard on the canal
Waterside Cottage - surrounded by pretty gardens
Waterside Cottage - one of the large double rooms
Waterside Cottage - a twin bedroom
Waterside Cottage - another twin room
Waterside Cottage - conservatory
Waterside Cottage - small sitting room in the attic, perfect for the children of the group
Waterside Cottage - shower room
Waterside Cottage - the attic twin bedroom
Waterside Cottage - single room in the attic
Waterside Cottage - dining for 10+
Waterside Cottage - use of lawns reaching down to the water's edge
Waterside Cottage - comfortable sitting room
Waterside Cottage - well equipped kitchen

Waterside Cottage, Leighton Buzzard, Bedfordshire

Sleeps 2 - 11 6 Bedrooms 11 Dining

Holiday cottage near Leighton Buzzard sleeping 11 in a great location for family get togethers and canal enthusiasts

Holiday Rental for Groups of Families and Friends. Waterside Cottage, Leighton Buzzard, Bedfordshire, sleeps 2 - 11 in 6 bedrooms.

Waterside Cottage is a charming waterfront country holiday cottage near Leighton Buzzard, with some parts that date back over 150 years. The cottage is set within lovely gardens and elevated above the Grand Union canal with idyllic views of the canal. This makes Waterside ideal for relaxing and watching canal boats pass by.

Waterside Cottage sleeps up to 11 and is ideal for families and family get togethers along with groups of friends and girls weekends. For those who like canoeing, fishing, walking and cycling, it's a great place to be. Bring your own canoes and bicycles. Day boats available for hire nearby (but not at the boatyard).

Waterside Cottage offers comfortable accommodation, with a well equipped kitchen and dining for 10, although another chair can be added to the table as necessary. With 2 sitting rooms, there's space for the younger members of the group to do their own thing.

The cottage is situated within a working boatyard but with your own private front and back terraces. Enjoy the use of the beautifully kept boat yard lawns and gardens. 15 minute walk to the market town centre of Leighton Buzzard with good pubs, tea shops and places of interest as well as a leisure centre.

Nearby attractions include Whipsnade Zoo, Woburn Abbey and Safari Park, Ascott House and Gardens, Dunstable Downs, Chiltern Hills and Tring reservoirs famous for bird wildlife. For walkers there's the Ridgeway National Walking Trail. For canal enthusiasts try the Canal Museum and Waterways Centre at Stoke Bruerne.



WiFi available. Good mobile reception.


Ground floor bedrooms have access to ground floor bathrooms.

Dog Friendly

No pets.


Fully equipped farmhouse kitchen with fridge freezer, cooker, dishwasher and microwave. Larder and plenty of storage.

Dining Room

Full size table with comfortable chairs for 10. Additional chairs if required. High chair available.

Sitting Room

Lounge for 11 with oak beams, log burning stove, flatscreen TV with Freeview. Conservatory. Small attic sitting room ideal for teenagers and children.

TV and Music Facilities

Freeview TV and Bluetooth stereo.

Games Room

There is no games room.

Heating and Open Fires

Wood burner in the lounge. Gas central heating with radiators.


1 king size with en suite bathroom, 1 double, 2 twin rooms. Attic with single leading through to twin bedroom.


All linen and towels provided.


En suite with shower, wc, 2 wash basins. Bathroom with shower, bath, washbasin, wc and airing cupboard. 3rd bathroom with shower, wc and washbasin.

Children's Facilities

High chair, travel cot. Some books and games. Children's buoyancy aids if required.


Front terrace with picnic bench and chairs. Back terrace with picnic table and barbecue. Use of large lawn and picnic benches.

Swimming Pool

There is no pool.


Parking for up to 4 cars off road outside the cottage. Extra cars in boat yard car park.


No smoking inside the cottage.

Booking Information

Discounts for smaller groups. Waterside can be booked for weekend and 4 night mid week breaks starting on a Friday or Monday at 3.30pm. Departure time 10 am. Weekly or longer periods can either start on a Friday or Monday. Deposit 25% on booking and balance payment 8 weeks before arrival.

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Waterside Cottage

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Weekly Price
From £745
2 Night Weekend
From £605
3 Night Weekend
From £605


Situated at the end of Rothschild Road, Linslade. Linslade adjoins the town of Leighton Buzzard.15 minute walk from Leighton Buzzard station. 15 minute drive from the M1. Overlooks the canal.

  • Buses at Leighton Buzzard high street and station. 1 mile.
  • Leighton Buzzard, 1 mile.
  • Leighton Buzzard. 15 minute walk to town centre.
  • Large Tesco 5 minute drive away, with large car park.
  • Plenty of pubs and restaurants in Leighton Buzzard high street, 1 mile away. Also 3 canalside pubs within a 10 minute drive (4 miles).
  • Heathrow 30 miles.

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