Family home - Bristol home swap
Convenient and comfortable family home.
The master bedroom has a firm super king size bed, (180 x 200 cm). and the two smaller rooms have single beds with space for another to sleep in each - please ask. There is a comfortable double sofa bed in the lounge. Cotton sheets and duvets are provided.
Bicycles are available - please ask.
Lounge has smart TV, DVD player, woodburner and sofa that converts to very comfortable double bed.
Superfast WiFi, wireless speaker, office with large desk, computer, and printer - please ask.
Kitchen is well equipped with large oven with gas hobs, microwave, washer dryer, dishwasher.
Playroom with lots of childrens toys and bean bags, yoga equipment etc.
Shower over bath in main bathroom. Top bedroom has ensuite toilet and basin.
About the location
Bristol is fun and interesting - there are lots of friendly, creative and enterprising people around. It has vibrant cultural life. It is also very easy to get to beautiful countryside, and get out for walking, climbing, cycling.
Our area, Ashley Down, is great to be near the centre, but in a friendly safe neighbourhood with plenty of green. It is especially good for:
Cafes and parks
Supermarkets - 5 mins walk or drive
Gloucester Road, famous for quirky independent shops, and some of Bristol`s best cafes, great multicultural restaurants - 15 mins walk
Cricket ground - 5 mins walk
Park with playground - 5 mins walk
Huge parks - 20 mins drive (Leigh Woods, Ashton Court)
Clifton Suspension Bridge - 15 mins drive or local train
For cyclists, we are round the corner from a cycle path that takes you into the city centre in 10 - 15 mins along lovely green lanes away from roads.
St Werburghs City Farm & Cafe (great for kids) - 10 mins walk along quiet path.
City centre for museums, art, theatre, shopping etc is 10 mins by bike or car, or 20 mins by bus.
Countryside: Somerset Levels, Mendips, Cheddar Gorge, Brecon Beacons, Welsh mountains - lots of spectacular walking within an hour`s drive. Nearest good beaches 1 hr 30 mins.
Transport: Bus stop - 5 mins walk with 20 min journey to city centre or Local train station 20 mins walk, then 10 mins to Bristol Temple Meads (main railway station: 1 hr 45 mins to London). Bristol airport 30 mins drive
Conditions of home exchange
- Non smokers only
- No pets allowed
- Children welcome
- Pet Care Offered