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 8/9 in 4 bedrooms; Children welcome
The Bakery Cottage is a lovely stone property which stands in the centre of the charming village of Langton Matravers amidst beautiful Purbeck countryside and within a few minutes drive of the sandy beach of the small resort of Swanage. The village is fortunate to have a shop and two public houses. Wonderful walks to the coast and downland
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.
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.
Sleeps 7 + 1 child in 4 bedrooms
Stone cottage with lovely open view across fields to the sea, situated in the delightful Purbeck village of Worth Matravers. Wonderful walking and cycling area. The cottage is within a ten to 15 minute walk of the coastal path and from here visitors can walk westwards to Chapman's Pool, Kimmeridge and Lulworth or eastwards to Swanage and Studland. Renowned public house for local ciders within 5 minutes walk. Also attractive tea shop/supper room overlooking the pretty village duck pond. The historic village of Corfe Castle is within a 5 minute drive as is the sandy beach of the small resort of Swanage.
This lovely ‘Chocolate Box’ thatched cottage is located in Colehill on the eastern fringe of the beautiful market town of Wimborne Minster. The cottage itself is approximately 400 years old and is one of five original cottages. The original hamlet has been extended over the years and is now surrounded by a mixture of houses and bungalows. It is a 10 minute walk from the forestry commission owned vast woodland of Cannon Hill; 20 minutes walk and you will be on the banks of the river Stour - kingfishers and otters can be seen along this stretch of the river as it heads towards the grounds of Canford School. The local hostelry to the cottage is The Fox and Hounds - a family friendly public house with a huge garden. Meals can also be enjoyed at the nearby Dudsbury Golf Club. Here visitors can play a game of golf or be pampered in the spa. The beautiful National Trust property of Kingston Lacy is also within a 10 minute drive. Holly Cottage is an ideal base for exploring the beautiful counties of Dorset, Hampshire and Wiltshire as it is in such a good central location with easy access to a network of arterial roads. Nearby is The New Forest; the magnificent Jurassic coastline; the sandy beaches of Bournemouth, Poole and Swanage; pretty rural villages and historic towns. (Please see further information about some of the many nearby places of interest to be enjoyed below).
Holly Cottage has been sensitively renovated and extended to provide light and spacious accommodation whilst retaining the essential traditional cottage feel of the property. It has been furnished and equipped with care to provide very attractive and comfortable accommodation for 6 people in 4 bedrooms. On the ground floor there a charming dining room with a large oak table and chairs; a fitted kitchen equipped with an electric cooker and 'induction' hob, microwave, dishwasher, fridge freezer and walk-in larder; a separate tiled utility area with a washing machine and plenty of space for storing muddy boots and walking coats, with direct access to the garden; a delightful large sitting room with windows on three sides and French doors opening into the garden. The fireplace and wood burning stove provide a lovely central focus for the room which is furnished with comfortable sofas, armchairs and sensitive lighting plus a large flat screen television/Freeview/DVD. On the ground floor there is also a cloakroom with a w.c./basin and a double bedroom. Stairs lead up to three additional charming bedrooms - a single room and two double rooms including a particularly light and spacious master bedroom with a 'king size' bed, views over the garden and an en-suite bathroom with bath, hand shower, basin and w.c. In addition there is a family shower room with built in shower basin and w.c. Central heating and electricity without extra charge. Wifi internet available.
A particularly wonderful feature of the property is its delightful fenced cottage style garden with its lawn, pretty stone paths, shrubs and well stocked borders plus a small summer house. There is an outside dining area with a large teak table and bench seating and a smaller bistro type table and chairs - an ideal spot to enjoy reading the morning papers before planning your day. Parking space is available for two cars in the drive.
Holly Cottage is a non smoking cottage. WiFi Internet is provided free of charge at Holly Cottage. Holly Cottage is available for weekly self catering holiday bookings from Friday to Friday. The normal arrival time at this holiday cottage is 16:00 and the normal departure time is 10:00.
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The historic market town of Wimborne Minster is an enticing blend of old and new; a ‘Fairtrade’ town where high quality modern stores and charming independent boutiques sit side by side in hidden courtyards and pedestrianised squares. The colourful Town Square and attractive High Street offer a diverse mix of clothing, furnishings, gifts, jewellery, crafts, books music, flower and antique shops as well as all those handy food, hardware and everyday stores.The town recently acquired a waitrose . The tickled pig and No 9 are popular with the locals but need to be booked .
From contemporary coffee shops to cosy tearooms, fine dining restaurants to traditional pubs, from quality local bakers to health food cafes, there is a range of wonderful places to enjoy a relaxing lunch, tempting afternoon tea or delicious evening meal, both indoors and al fresco.
Wimborne’s unique shopping experience is enhanced by its wonderful setting on the picturesque River Allen, with its abundant wildlife. The beautiful twin towers of the Minster Church of St Cuthburga provide an elegant backdrop to the town’s historic architecture. Take a moment out to sit on the serene Minster Green, relax and watch the world go by.
Combine some great shopping with a visit to one or more of the town’s fascinating attractions; discover the area’s rich history at the intriguing Priest’s House Museum with its tranquil walled garden; explore the charming authentic 1/10th scale version of 1950s Wimborne at the Model Town, set in award-winning gardens; catch a show or a film at the vibrant art-deco Tivoli Theatre; enjoy the stunning national exhibitions at Walford Mill Crafts and purchase a unique piece of craftwork; or browse the huge array of stalls at Wimborne Market (Fri, Sat & Sun).
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 Holly Cottage Public Transport Purbeck Dorset »
For walking information on Purbeck Dorset visit Purbeck Walking Holiday Information »
Two small/medium size dogs welcome, or one large dog by referral. The garden is fenced. Dogs can be left in the utility area whilst visitors are out for short periods, as long as the dogs are not likely to be noisy or destructive. Dogs are not permitted upstairs, on the furniture or in the bedrooms. We also ask owners not to allow dogs to foul the garden. We regret that puppies under 12 months, dogs with incontinence problems and cats are not permitted at this property. Please ensure that your pet's treatment for the prevention of fleas is up to date.
(applicable to all cottages if not conflicting with individual cottage policy)
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Holly Cottage has 0 days available for Purbeck self catering holidays from the 23rd July 2017 to 31st December 2017. That means Holly Cottage is 100.00% booked for this holiday period with 23.1 weeks confirmed so far.