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 public house with meals, local beers and ciders within 5 minutes walk.
New Property: Sleeps 8 in 4 bedrooms. Babies under 12 months and children 4+ 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.
Stone Cottage with stunning views; Sleeps 5/6 in 3 bedrooms
Lovely traditional stone cottage beautifully situated in the charming hill top village of Kingston. There are wonderful rural views from the cottage and the large garden and terrace overlook the picturesque village of Corfe Castle which nestles below in the valley. These panoramic views extend across the valley to the downs. There is a good public house for meals within a few minutes walk and almost immediate access to some of the most wonderful walks in Purbeck. Great for both walking and cycling. The sandy beaches of Swanage are within a 10 minute drive. Bird watching is excellent at the RSPB site at Arne. Golf courses in nearby Studland and Wareham.
Sleeps 6 + 1 in 3 bedrooms; children 5+ welcome
Swift Cottage is attractively situated in a quiet lane of the small village of Langton Matravers amidst the beautiful countryside of the Isle of Purbeck. It is only a mile from the coast and is in a wonderful walking/cycling area with footpaths and bridleways leading from close to the cottage to the coastal path and nearby downs with wonderful coastal views. Only five minutes drive from the sandy beaches of the small resort of Swanage. Bird watching at nearby RSPB site at Arne. Good public house for meals and village shop within 5 minutes walk.
New Corfe Castle Cottage; Sleeps 4 in 2 bedrooms plus a baby.
Lovely stone cottage within 5 minutes walk of the centre of Corfe Castle sleeping 4 in 2 bedrooms. It has been furnished and equipped to a high standard to provide very attractive and comfortable accommodation. Care has been taken to retain original features of this Grade II listed cottage. It has been renovated with care to retain original features such as the beams, flagstone floors, open fire and attractive doors and windows. Wonderful walks across the common at the rear of the cottage. Centrally heated. Sandy beach at Swanage within a 10 minute drive.
New Cottage; Sleeps 6 in 3 bedroom
Seascape stands within a stones throw of the sea and enjoys lovely open sea views from several rooms. These views are panoramic, extending across the whole bay, from Ballard Down on the East to the westward extremity of Peveril point. The sandy beach of Swanage bay is only a half minute walk away. Here visitors can enjoy swimming, paddling and boating.
Sleeps 5 (including a baby) in 3 bedrooms
This lovely stone cottage is beautifully situated in wonderful countryside close to the picturesque village of Corfe Castle in an Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty. It is approached by a private drive and stands in the grounds of Afflington Manor – a superb manor house mentioned in the Doomsday book. The farmland of the manor house extends to over 600 acres and visitors can walk across the nearby fields and follow footpaths to some of the loveliest villages of the Isle of Purbeck.
New House; Sleeping 6 in 3 bedrooms. Children aged 5+ welcome
Beautiful secluded stone house, in the centre of Langton Matravers, with lovely views of the downs, wonderful walking and cycling area. Public house, church and village shop within a few minutes walk. The beautiful Jurassic Coastline and sea at Dancing Ledge is a 20 minute walk away and the small resort of Swanage, with its lovely sandy beach, is within a 5 minute drive. This property has a wonderful English Country House feel. It has been furnished and equipped with great care to provide very charming accommodation. French doors open on to a beautiful courtyard and garden where visitors can relax. Parking for 3 cars.
Sleeps 5 in 3 bedrooms; Children welcome
Lovely traditional stone cottage in the Isle of Purbeck - wonderful walking and cycling area with nearby coastline which is part of the wonderful Jurassic Coast. Village shop, public house and beautiful church within a few minutes walk. Only a short drive from the sandy beach of the small resort of Swanage and a 10 minute drive from the historic village of Corfe Castle.
This delightful stone cottage with the green front door is beautifully situated overlooking the large scenic mill pond in the pretty, old part of Swanage. The pond is home to ducks and moorhens and is beside the charming church of St Mary’s. This is a lovely peaceful setting with no passing traffic. The cottage is within a pleasant 5 minute stroll of the beautiful sandy beach of the small seaside resort – here the sand gently slopes into the water and is ideal for swimming and paddling. Boat trips can be enjoyed as well as fishing and diving. A wonderful steam railway links Swanage with the picturesque and historic village of Corfe Castle. The cottage is also in a wonderful cycling and walking area. There are delightful coastal walks westwards to the traditional Purbeck villages of Worth Matravers, Kingston and Kimmeridge with their stone cottages, traditional public houses and local ciders. Walks westwards across Ballard Down, with magnificent views of Old Harry’s Rocks, to miles of unspoilt sandy beach at Studland – a haven for wildlife and birds.
My Home on the Pond is a traditional Purbeck stone cottage which is Grade II listed and is one of a small terrace overlooking the mill pond. The cottage has been furnished and equipped with care and provides attractive and comfortable accommodation for 5 people in three bedrooms. It is centrally heated and all of the rooms have views of the pretty mill pond or the garden. On the ground floor there is an attractive sitting room with a large sofa, armchair, television/Freeview/DVD/VCR and a wood burning stove which provides a delightful central focus in colder weather. There is a separate dining room with a bay window overlooking the garden; a small kitchen equipped with a belfast sink, gas cooker and hob, microwave, washing machine and fridge freezer. Stairs lead up to three attractive bedrooms – a single room which overlooks the mill pond and two double bedrooms with king size beds - one of these overlooks the mill pond and the other has a garden view; a family bathroom with a bath, overhead shower, basin and WC. Central heating and electricity at no extra charge. Travel cot and high chair can be provided. WiFi internet connection available.
The cottage has a small walled and gated garden at the front of the property and a large walled garden at the rear with a lovely lawn, attractive shrubberies and garden furniture so that meals can be enjoyed in the sunshine. Visitors can park to unload at the front of the cottage and a garden gate at the rear of the cottage provides access to a road where one car can generally be parked adjacent to the garden wall. Good bus service, steam train, shops, public houses and restaurants within 5 minutes walk.
My Home on The Pond is a non smoking cottage. WiFi Internet is provided at a charge of £12.00 at My Home on The Pond. My Home on The Pond is available for weekly self catering holiday bookings from Friday to Friday. 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 27th October 2017 to 17th December 2017, 5th January 2018 to 8th February 2018, 16th February 2018 to 22nd March 2018 and 26th October 2018 to 20th December 2018.
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|My Home on The Pond Prices Per Week|
|22 September - 28 September 2017 - £365||29 September - 12 October 2017 - £315||13 October - 19 October 2017 - £329|
|20 October - 26 October 2017 - £559||27 October - 17 December 2017 - £299||18 December - 04 January 2018 - £599|
|05 January - 08 February 2018 - £299||09 February - 15 February 2018 - £349||16 February - 22 March 2018 - £299|
|23 March - 29 March 2018 - £465||30 March - 05 April 2018 - £589||06 April - 12 April 2018 - £579|
|13 April - 26 April 2018 - £299||27 April - 03 May 2018 - £325||04 May - 17 May 2018 - £409|
|18 May - 24 May 2018 - £415||25 May - 31 May 2018 - £799||01 June - 07 June 2018 - £585|
|08 June - 14 June 2018 - £589||15 June - 21 June 2018 - £619||22 June - 28 June 2018 - £629|
|29 June - 05 July 2018 - £675||06 July - 12 July 2018 - £729||13 July - 19 July 2018 - £859|
|20 July - 26 July 2018 - £875||27 July - 30 August 2018 - £999||31 August - 06 September 2018 - £581|
|07 September - 13 September 2018 - £555||14 September - 20 September 2018 - £495||21 September - 27 September 2018 - £379|
|28 September - 04 October 2018 - £325||05 October - 11 October 2018 - £319||12 October - 18 October 2018 - £329|
|19 October - 25 October 2018 - £569||26 October - 20 December 2018 - £299||21 December - 03 January 2019 - £599|
My Home on The Pond has live availability and prices. Click on the start date to begin you booking. Booking information and options and extras available at My Home on The Pond are detailed below.Booking Fee £19.75 per booking Cot & High Chair £13.49 per week Towels (Bath & Hand Towel) £4.35 per person per week WiFi Internet £12.00 per week Heating & Electricity Free of chargeBed Linen Free of chargeBooking Deposit 25% (min £125.00)of cottage rental Security Bond Refundable Deposit £100 per booking
My Home on The Pond has short break self catering holiday availability on the Purbeck. These are the short break periods.My Home on The Pond Short Breaks 2017 27th October to 17th December Weekday & Weekend Short Breaks My Home on The Pond Short Breaks 2018 5th January to 8th February Weekday & Weekend Short Breaks My Home on The Pond Short Breaks 2018 16th February to 22nd March Weekday & Weekend Short Breaks My Home on The Pond Short Breaks 2018 26th October to 20th December Weekday & Weekend Short Breaks
Pricing and Booking Notes for My Home on The PondArrival Time 15:00 Departure Time 10:00 Sleeps 5 Bedrooms 3 Bathrooms 1
Swanage is best known for its sandy beach and large bay. The beach is popular with swimmers and games in the gentle surf. With it's sandy beaches and pleasant climate it has been a popular seaside resort since Victorian times. Swanage is the starting point of spectacular walks along the Jurrasic coast, as well as inland country walks, situated as it is in an area of outstanding natural beauty.
Swanage has a number of shops and restaurants to choose from.View a list of Swanage holiday cottages at www.swanageholidaycottage.co.uk
Swanage Steam Railway - Swanage is connected with the attractive village of Corfe Castle 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 Swanage and Corfe Castle and can be incorporated in to a cicular walk along the Purbeck hills. www.swanagerailway.co.uk
Swanage Beach - The long sandy beach at Swanage is one of the principle destination on the Isle of Purbeck. The shallow bay at Swanage beach is idea for swimming and in the summer there are special events and activities for the family including a Punch and Judy show.
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 My Home on The Pond Public Transport Purbeck Dorset »
For walking information on Purbeck Dorset visit Purbeck Walking Holiday Information »
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My Home on The Pond is a 3 bedroom self catering holiday cottage at Swanage, Dorset sleeping 5 people. If you have any questions about access or any other aspect of My Home on The Pond please call us on 01929 481555.
Car Parking and Arrival
Welcome Area/Hall Way
There are 3 bedrooms and no groundfloor bedrooms
Self Catering Bedroom 1 - Double Bedroom
Self Catering Bedroom 2 - Double Bedroom
Self Catering Bedroom 3 - Single Bedroom
Bathrooms, Shower rooms & Toilets
My Home on The Pond has 1 bathrooms with 1 WC. There is no bathroom on the ground floor.
Bathroom 1 - Bath/Shower/Both
Halls, Landings, Corridors
Contact Telephone and Email Address
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The cottage description, photos and cottage details for My Home on The Pond Swanage, Dorset were updated on 20/09/2017 22:16:52
My Home on The Pond has 54 days available for Purbeck self catering holidays from the 23rd September 2017 to 31st December 2017. That means My Home on The Pond is 46.00% booked for this holiday period with 6.6 weeks confirmed so far.