New Property: Sleeps 8 in 4 bedrooms. Children 5+ welcome
This wonderful property is beautifully situated on the estate of Leeson in the Purbeck Village of Langton Matravers with delightful open views from the upper rooms and garden across fields to Swanage Bay. The accommodation is comprised of 3 double bedrooms upstairs with en-suite bath/shower rooms and there is a further twin bedroom with en-suite shower room on the ground floor. There is a very spacious sitting room, separate dining room and open plan kitchen with a further sitting area in front of a wood burning stove. The property is centrally heated and furnished and equipped to a high standard. Wifi internet available.
Sleeps 6 in 3 bedrooms; Children welcome
This lovely Elizabethan stone cottage enjoys an attractive position just on the edge of the charming purbeck village of Langton Matravers and within a few minutes drive of the seaside resort of Swanage with its wonderful sandy beach and traditional entertainments. Langton Matravers still retains its village shop/post office and has two good public houses for meals plus local beers and ciders within 5 minutes walk.
Sleeps 6 in 4 bedrooms; Children welcome
Central Villa is attractively situated in a small lane in the centre of the lovely seaside town of Swanage. The sea is less than a 2 minute walk away. Swanage is renowned for its sandy beach and beautiful bay set amidst wonderful Purbeck countryside. This is part of the Jurassic coast and is a fantastic walking area. The coastal path, which is only 2 minutes walk away, leads westwards to the pretty Dorset villages of Langton & Worth Matravers, Kimmeridge and Lulworth.
New Cottage; Sleeps 5 in 3 bedrooms plus a baby
This delightful stone cottage stands in a quiet lane close to the centre of the picturesque village of Corfe Castle. The dramatic ruins of the castle provide a wonderful backdrop to the village and marvellous open views can be enjoyed from the hill on which it stands. This is a superb walking and cycling area - the village is surrounded by beautiful countryside and the rolling Purbeck hills.
New Cottage; Sleeps 5 plus a baby in 3 bedrooms;
Priory Farm Cottage is a 'chocolate box' traditional thatched cottage surrounded by beautiful countryside and within a 10 minute drive of the sea at Lulworth. Here swimming, fishing trips, rib riides and the 'fossil forrest' can be enjoyed. There are also wonderful walks with the coast path extending westwards to Weymouth and eastwards to Studland. The cottage is furnished and equipped to a high standard. There is a 'king size' master bedroom, a smaller double bedroom and a charming single room. Outside there is a lovely fenced garden with large lawns and a patio area for enjoying meals plus a play area for children.
New Cottage; Sleeps 6 in 3 bedrooms
This pretty stone cottage is beautifully situated, in a quiet lane, in the picturesque conservation village of Corfe Castle, nestled amongst the rolling hills of the Isle of Purbeck – An Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty. There are lovely views from the cottage garden of the dramatic ruins of the castle which stands majestically above the village. The delightful village square is within 10 minutes walk.
New Cottage; Sleeps 5 + 1 in 3 bedrooms
Willow Cottage is attractively situated in Langton Matravers - a small village amidst the beautiful Purbeck Hills. This is a wonderful walking and cycling area with easy access to the World Heritage coastline. Footpaths lead almost directly from the cottage to the coast near Dancing Ledge. Visitors also have direct access across National Trust fields to nearby woodland and can follow footpaths along the valley to the pretty village of Corfe Castle.
Sleeps 4 in 2 bedrooms
This lovely stone cottage stands in a quiet lane within a 3 minute walk of the central square of the picturesque village of Corfe Castle. Corfe is renowned for its dramatic and majestic castle which is protected by the National Trust. The wonderful sandy beach of Studland is within a 15 minute drive. Here there is a two mile stretch of sand where swimming, paddling and boating can be enjoyed. The more lively small resort of Swanage is also within a 15 minute drive where there is also a long sandy beach.
New Cottage Sleeps 6 + 1 in 3 bedrooms
Lovely fishermans cottage located in the old part of Swanage within a one minute walk of the sea. Swanage is a small resort with a sandy beach which is ideal for paddling, swimming and boating. The cottage has accommodation on 3 floors and there are views across the sea to the Isle of Wight from the top floor. The cottage has two double bedrooms and one twin bedroom plus a small courtyard garden and parking for one car.
This lovely stone cottage is beautifully situated in the grounds of Afflington Manor – a superb manor house, mentioned in the Domesday book, surrounded by beautiful gardens, lakes and farmland which is home to Alpacas, cows and sheep. The lakes in the grounds encourage a great deal of bird life. There are resident ducks, and herons are frequent visitors. The cottage is in ‘An Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty’ on the outskirts of the picturesque village of Corfe Castle which is renowned for the majestic ruins of the castle and pretty thatched cottages. Here there is a National Trust shop and tea rooms, a village shop with lots of local produce, restaurants and public houses. Visitors may enjoy pleasant walks directly from the cottage to the pretty Purbeck hill villages of Langton Matravers, Worth Matravers and Kingston where meals can be enjoyed and local ciders sampled. The Isle of Purbeck has a dramatic coastline with beautiful small bays. It is renowned for its fossils and is part of a “World Heritage Site’ known as the Jurassic Coast. The sandy beach of the small resort of Swanage is within a 10 minute drive and here there are traditional seaside entertainments such as Punch & Judy, pedalos and fishing as well as a diving school and various boating activities.
Afflington Manor Lodge is one of two adjoining stone cottages which date back over 200 years. It enjoys a secluded position and there are lovely views from the cottage over the surrounding attractive countryside. The cottage has just been completely renovated to provide attractive and comfortable accommodation for 5 people in three bedrooms. It has been furnished and equipped to a very high standard and is centrally heated. On the ground floor there is a lovely fitted kitchen equipped with an electric cooker, ceramic hob, microwave, dishwasher, washing machine, refrigerator and freezer; a lovely bathroom with a bath, a large built in shower, basin and WC; a pretty sitting room furnished with comfortable sofas, a flat screen television/Freeview/DVD player and a wood burning stove so that visitors can relax in front of a real fire in colder weather; a lovely spacious, heated, conservatory with a dining area and further comfortable seating. Double doors open from here directly into the pretty garden. Upstairsthe cottage has three very attractive, charming bedrooms – one double room with a Queen size bed; a twin room and a single room. There are fitted wardrobes and all of the bedrooms have garden views. Central heating and electricity without extra charge. A travel cot and high chair can be provided if required. Visitors should be aware that this is a traditional property with low doorways. WiFi connection available.
The cottage has a pretty enclosed garden with a beautiful weeping willow tree, a large lawn and pretty borders. Visitors can open a gate which crosses a small stream and gives direct access to the fields and paths which can be followed across the farmland. Garden furniture is provided. There is a private parking area just outside of the garden gate where two cars can be parked. Bus service within 5 minutes walk; village stores and public house within two minutes drive. A newly installed astroturf tennis court is now available for visitors to hire by the hour.
Afflington Manor Lodge is a non smoking cottage. WiFi Internet is provided free of charge at Afflington Manor Lodge. Afflington Manor Lodge is available for weekly self catering holiday bookings from Saturday to Saturday. The normal arrival time at this holiday cottage is 15:00 and the normal departure time is 10:00. Short break weekend and midweek self catering holidays are available from 28th October 2017 to 17th December 2017, 6th January 2018 to 8th February 2018, 17th February 2018 to 22nd March 2018 and 27th October 2018 to 20th December 2018.
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|Afflington Manor Lodge Prices Per Week|
|22 July - 25 August 2017 - £1115||26 August - 01 September 2017 - £1075||02 September - 08 September 2017 - £662|
|09 September - 15 September 2017 - £651||16 September - 22 September 2017 - £605||23 September - 29 September 2017 - £445|
|30 September - 20 October 2017 - £395||21 October - 27 October 2017 - £595||28 October - 17 December 2017 - £389|
|18 December - 05 January 2018 - £756||06 January - 09 February 2018 - £389||10 February - 16 February 2018 - £435|
|17 February - 23 March 2018 - £389||24 March - 30 March 2018 - £695||31 March - 13 April 2018 - £705|
|14 April - 27 April 2018 - £458||28 April - 04 May 2018 - £479||05 May - 11 May 2018 - £525|
|12 May - 18 May 2018 - £559||19 May - 25 May 2018 - £579||26 May - 01 June 2018 - £935|
|02 June - 08 June 2018 - £665||09 June - 15 June 2018 - £676||16 June - 22 June 2018 - £699|
|23 June - 29 June 2018 - £799||30 June - 06 July 2018 - £835||07 July - 13 July 2018 - £909|
|14 July - 20 July 2018 - £945||21 July - 27 July 2018 - £1075||28 July - 31 August 2018 - £1139|
|01 September - 07 September 2018 - £695||08 September - 14 September 2018 - £665||15 September - 21 September 2018 - £609|
|22 September - 28 September 2018 - £465||29 September - 05 October 2018 - £399||06 October - 12 October 2018 - £395|
|13 October - 19 October 2018 - £399||20 October - 26 October 2018 - £609||27 October - 21 December 2018 - £389|
|22 December - 04 January 2019 - £769|
Afflington Manor Lodge has live availability and prices. Click on the start date to begin you booking. Booking information and options and extras available at Afflington Manor Lodge are detailed below.Booking Fee £19.75 per booking Cot & High Chair £13.49 per week Towels (Bath & Hand Towel) £0.00 per person per booking WiFi Internet Free WiFi Internet Heating & Electricity Free of chargeBed Linen Free of chargeBooking Deposit 25% (min £125.00)of cottage rental Security Bond Refundable Deposit £100 per booking
Afflington Manor Lodge has short break self catering holiday availability on the Purbeck. These are the short break periods.Afflington Manor Lodge Short Breaks 2017 28th October to 17th December Weekday & Weekend Short Breaks Afflington Manor Lodge Short Breaks 2018 6th January to 8th February Weekday & Weekend Short Breaks Afflington Manor Lodge Short Breaks 2018 17th February to 22nd March Weekday & Weekend Short Breaks Afflington Manor Lodge Short Breaks 2018 27th October to 20th December Weekday & Weekend Short Breaks
Pricing and Booking Notes for Afflington Manor LodgeArrival Time 15:00 Departure Time 10:00 Sleeps 5 Bedrooms 3 Bathrooms 1
Corfe Castle is a historic town at the heart of Purbeck. This pretty Dorset village is best know for the ruins of the 11th Century castle of Corfe Castle which sits above the village of the same name. The village has a good range of shops, cafes and restaurants and the surrounding countryside is well served with footpaths and cycle tracks.
View sights and sounds from Corfe Castle with our Corfe Castle Holiday Sights and Sounds Video
The Greyhound Public House - A traditional village pub with a warm and friendly atmosphere and a good selection of pub food. The pub garden in which you can enjoy meals or a drink has beautiful views of the castle of Corfe Castle and is a popular place to rest and have lunch when walking the Purbeck hills.Website:. www.greyhoundcorfe.co.uk
Corfe Castle Village Stores - Local village shop in Corfe Castle. An excellent local shop with good range of daily essentials and local food.Website: corfecastlevillagestores.co.uk
The Sweet Shop Corfe Castle - A traditional sweet shop selling a wide range of sweets and confectionery from a stone built shop on the edge of the square in centre of Corfe Castle. This pretty little shop sells traditional sweets we remember from our childhood but we also a range of luxury chocolates. In order that no one misses out there is also has a range of sugar free sweets and biscuits as well as a diabetic Ice cream. The Sweet Shop is also one of the centres of village life in Corfe Castle where many people go to pick up their daily newspaper or a magazine.
Corfe Castle Bakery - Local bakery with bread, pastries and warm food items ideal for picnic food when exploring Corfe Castle or for preparing lunch at your self catering cottage.
Castle Inn Corfe Castle - Local public house with local food and local beer.Website: www.castleinncorfe.com
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Corfe Castle - The impressive ruined castle at Corfe Castle is one of the most iconic structures in Purbeck and is open to the public throughout the year. The view from the castle as well as all the places to explore makes this a fun day out for the whole family or a good place to relax in the sun.
Swanage Steam Railway - Corfe Castle is connected with the seaside town of Swanage by the Swanage Steam Railway. The railway is now a popular attraction in its own right but can also be used as an effient means of transport between Corfe Castle and Swanagee and can be incorporated in to a cicular walk along the Purbeck hills. www.swanagerailway.co.uk
Walk to Swanage - There is a lovely hill top pathway running from Corfe Castle to Swanage. The walk starts on Sandy Hill Ln (under the railway bridge) where you follow signposts to up the hill to a view of Corfe Castle. Simply follow the ridge all the way to Ulwell from where you can follow the pavement into Swanage. The return journey can be done on the Steam Railway or walk back to enjoy the views in the other direction.
View a list of Corfe Castle Cottages at www.cottagecorfecastle.co.uk.
It's for anyone who likes to live life adventurously - you don’t have to be a seasoned explorer to enjoy a Go Ape experience! Go Ape offers up to three hours of tree top fun. It’s a great way to get outdoors and have some fun. The Moors Valley GoApe Country Park is within a 40min drive of Purbeck and is a great day out for the whole family. goape.co.uk
The Isle of Purbeck is a peninsular of land located in the South of Dorset and is famous for its sandy beaches, beautiful countryside and the Jurassic Coast World Heritage site. The sea surrounds Purbeck on three sides and nowhere is for from the coast. Apart from the small town of Swanage, the Isle of Purbeck is made up of small rural hamlets and traditional villages.
The North side of Purbeck is dominated by a wooded and heathland nature reserve and where it meets the water of Poole Harbour it attracts a great deal of bird life. The East coast of Purbeck is known for the two long sandy beaches at Studland and Swanage but also for the limestone pillars at Old Harry's Rocks. Along the South Coast is the start of the Jurassic Coast which is characterised by impressive coastal formations like Dancing Ledge and Durdle Door but also for quiet coves and peaceful beaches for swimming.
Much of Purbeck has been declared an Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty and the vast majority of Purbeck remains in the hands of nature. This is ideal for walkers and cyclists who are free to explore large areas of countryside and take in a number of wondrous locations.
The Isle of Purbeck has a number of events which take place throughout the year. To find out more about local events go to our Purbeck Events pages.
Walking, Nature & Wild Life Links:
Dorset Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty - Details of Areas of Outstanding Natural Beauty and ways to enjoy them with walking and cycling information as well as some great places to see. - www.dorsetaonb.org.uk
Purbeck Marine Wildlife Reserve - Find out more about the efforts to conserve the marine wildlife, where you might find some sea horses and how you can also get involved with fun projects. - www.dorsetwildlifetrust.org.uk
Purbeck Coast Walks - A walking route along the Purbeck Coast with links to other walks nearby - www.walkingbritain.co.uk/walks/walks/walk_a/2579/
Where to Ride Purbeck - Cycle routes and information for Purbeck - www.britishcycling.org.uk/
Bus and train travel is an excellent way to see Purbeck and can be very useful when walking or exploring the peninsula. For all your local public transport information as well as taxis visit Afflington Manor Lodge Public Transport Purbeck Dorset »
For walking information on Purbeck Dorset visit Purbeck Walking Holiday Information »
The access statement is designed to help our guests with disabilities to choose a suitable self catering holiday cottage and check that the accommodation matches specific requirements. If you have any questions about disabled access in any of our holiday cottages please call us on 01929 481555.
Our self-catering cottage is semi-detached, adjoining Afflington Lodge. It is set in the beautiful countryside of Dorset and has only Afflington Manor and the Lodge as neighbours. We have tried to provide as much information as possible in this statement but if you have any queries please do call. We look forward to welcoming you. Pre-Arrival
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The cottage description, photos and cottage details for Afflington Manor Lodge Corfe Castle, Dorset were updated on 14/07/2017 22:22:06
Afflington Manor Lodge has 65 days available for Purbeck self catering holidays from the 27th July 2017 to 31st December 2017. That means Afflington Manor Lodge is 58.86% booked for this holiday period with 13.3 weeks confirmed so far.