Self Catering in Surrey

cottage1thecottageheaderThe Cottage at Swallow Barn is an attractively converted stable block in quiet secluded surroundings on the edge of Chobham village in the heart of Surrey. Ideally located for easy access to the M25 and M3 motorways. Both London airports, Central London, Windsor, and Ascot are within easy reach.cottage2cottage3


Things to do: The famous R.H.S gardens at Wisley and Hampton Court Palace are within a short drive. First class restaurants, pubs and golf courses (including Wentworth, Sunningdale and Foxhills) are nearby. Guildford, with its theatre, riverside walk and excellent shopping centre is only 10 miles away. Chobham village offers a number of first class restaurants and pubs as well as good country walks.


Basingstoke Canal

View at Chobham

View at Chobham








Surrey: Located in the South East of the UK Surrey is considered to be one of the Home Counties. There are many places of interest including the Devil’s Punch Bowl at Hindhead and Frensham Common. The National Trust runs Whitley Common; and Surrey Hills is an Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty.


Odiham Castle

Colley Hill View Reigate

Colley Hill View Reigate








The River Wey links the region to the area and it is home to Alton Towers sister theme park, Thorpe Park. Surrey is also the setting for some famous literary characters. It is the backdrop to H.G Wells’ novel The War of The Worlds and there are tribute sculptures to the book in Woking. The county was also mentioned in the book Brave New World by Aldous Huxley.

Travel: Woking Main Line station, two miles – Waterloo 25 minutes

Heathrow Airport, 25 minutes

Gatwick Airport, 50 minutes

M25 & M3 motorways, 5-10 minutes