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Cottage | 4 Bedrooms | sleeps 8

3 Nights min stay

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from £92 /night

£644 - £1338 / week

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  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Suitable for children of all ages
  • Car advised
  • No pets allowed
Spacious semi-detached Edwardian house.  …see more

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Cottage | 3 Bedrooms | sleeps 5

Good 3.5/5 

3 Nights min stay

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from £61 /night

£422 - £866 / week

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  • Pets welcome
  • Private garden
A quaint thatched cottage with separate garden  …see more

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Apartment | 1 Bedroom | sleeps 2

Excellent 5/5 

2 Nights min stay

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from £75 /night

£520 / week

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  • Nearest beach 9 km
  • Suitable for children of all ages
  • Car not necessary
  • No pets allowed
  • Private garden
Enjoy a relaxing stay on a lovely rural working farm in Purbeck, Dorset - a beautiful, private farm stay, with cosy cottage feel inside, very comfy bed, brand new kitchenette and bathroom. Explore Corfe Castle, Studland, Swanage, Kimmeridge and the rest of Dorset.  …see more

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Apartment | 2 Bedrooms | sleeps 5

Very Good 4.5/5 

4 Nights min stay

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from £72 /night

£500 - £750 / week

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  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 1 km
  • Suitable for children of all ages
  • Car not necessary
  • No pets allowed
Sleeps 5 comfortably. Luxury award winning Hartford Court, Eastcliff, Bournemouth. Easy walking distance of miles of golden beach. Comprises of 2 bedrooms, 2 shower rooms (1 en suite), cot and highchair if requested. Allocated parking space. Town Centre. Train and National Coach Interchange close by.  …see more

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Log cabin | 3 Bedrooms | sleeps 7

3 Nights min stay

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from £114 /night

£795 - £1431 / week

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  • No pets allowed
Hot Tub Swanage Log Cabin Dorset  …see more

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Lodge | 2 Bedrooms | sleeps 4

Excellent 5/5 

3 Nights min stay

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from £56 /night

£389 - £1169 / week

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  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Swimming pool
  • Suitable for children of all ages
  • Car advised
  • May take pets – please enquire
Kingfisher Retreat is situated in a beautiful wooded park and is the ideal place for a family holiday, or relaxing with friends. Ideally situated for easy access to many beautiful areas of coastline, towns and local attractions.  …see more

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Cottage | 2 Bedrooms | sleeps 4

Excellent 5/5 

3 Nights min stay

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from £57 /night

£393 - £785 / week

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  • Nearest beach 30 km
  • Suitable for children of all ages
  • Car advised
  • Pets welcome
4 star Dorset Self Catering Holiday cottage, sleeps 4, with panoramic views over Thomas Hardys Blackmore Vale & only half an hour from the sea & beach. Fishing lake, wildlife hide, farm, glorious walks and games room with wifi hot spot, ideal for families. Dogs welcome  …see more

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Cottage | 4 Bedrooms | sleeps 8

Excellent 5/5 

3 Nights min stay

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from £152 /night

£1059 - £2225 / week

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  • Suitable for children of all ages
  • Car not necessary
  • No pets allowed
  • Private garden
Sea view holiday cottage in charmouth, dorset is a self catering holiday cottage which sleeps 8 plus cots. Set in an idyllic coastal position just 100 yards from the sandy beach at charmouth and just a short flat walking distance to the village centre where there are a good range of shops, some restaurants and pubs where you can also eat.
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Cottage | 2 Bedrooms | sleeps 3

Excellent 5/5 

3 Nights min stay

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from £58 /night

£400 - £600 / week

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  • Nearest beach 20 km
  • Suitable for children of all ages
  • Pets welcome
  • Private garden
Coach Cottage is ideal for a quiet holiday, up a private unmade up lane. Pet friendly, it is perfect for dogs on a footpath leading to fields and then Hambledon Hill. Walking in the area is fantastic - there are 72 footpaths in the village alone! Pubs & shop in village Vibrant village in Dorset, close to Shaftesbury & Blandford. Coast,Sherborne, Salisbury& Bath a short drive  …see more

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Farmhouse | 3 Bedrooms | sleeps 10

3 Nights min stay

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from £137 /night

£954 - £1633 / week

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  • Suitable for children of all ages
  • Pets welcome
  • Private garden
House Hot Tub Self Catering Dorset Swanage  …see more

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Townhouse | 4 Bedrooms | sleeps 8

Excellent 5/5 

3 Nights min stay

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from £85 /night

£590 - £1490 / week

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  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 0.1 km
  • Suitable for children of all ages
  • Car not necessary
  • May take pets – please enquire
  • Private garden
A light and airy victorian town house, only 2 mins walk from a clean and sandy beach and next to the south west coastal path .With its 4 large bedrooms and 3 bathrooms it is popular with 2 families/ large families, 4 couples, activity groups.South facing terrace. Sunny kitchen/diner,lounge with open fire,off street parking for 2 cars,cot and high chair,wifi  …see more

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Apartment | 2 Bedrooms | sleeps 5

Very Good 4.5/5 

Short stays welcome

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from £54 /night

£377 - £822 / week

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  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 0 km
  • Suitable for children of all ages
  • Car not necessary
  • No pets allowed
Located over looking Weymouth’s stunning beach, the holiday apartment offers spectacular sea views and sleeps 5 people.  …see more

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Cottage | 2 Bedrooms | sleeps 4

Excellent 5/5 

7 Nights min stay

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from £110 /night

£770 - £890 / week

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  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 1 km
  • Suitable for children of all ages
  • Car advised
  • No pets allowed
MIMOSA COTTAGE is one of our 3 cottages( IVY COTTAGE sleeps 4 and JASMINE sleeps 6) which have been renovated to a high standard. Set in a beautiful private mews courtyard. 10 minute walk to the Alum Chine, Beach and Westbourne Town shops. A popular resort for families MIMOSA COTTAGE is a two bedroom cottage.It Sleeps 4. One double and One twin bedroom.Private Mews courtyard  …see more

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Cottage | 2 Bedrooms | sleeps 6

Excellent 5/5 

2 Nights min stay

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from £43 /night

£295 - £660 / week

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  • Suitable for children of all ages
  • Car advised
  • Pets welcome
  • Private garden
Orchard Cottage; a delightful,very spaclous old stone cottage.Private (fenced) and communal gardens.Friendly animals on site;miniature horses,pygmy goats,pot-bellied pigs,sheep and spring lambs.Exceptionally well equipped accommodation,High quality King size mattresses Guests return year after year. ONLY 12 MILES FROM WONDERFUL LYME REGIS AND THE SPECTACULAR JURASSIC COAST  …see more

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Cottage | 3 Bedrooms | sleeps 6

Very Good 4.5/5 

3 Nights min stay

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from £50 /night

£350 - £895 / week

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  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 12 km
  • Suitable for children of all ages
  • Car advised
  • No pets allowed
  • Private garden
Fishermans Cottage is a charming detached 18th century cottage on the edge of Southwell, with excellent sea views. Ideal for Sailing academy, bird watching or just a quiet getaway. The ideal location for the 2012 Olympic Sailing whether supporting, taking part or just for the atmosphere.  …see more

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House | 6 Bedrooms | sleeps 12

Excellent 5/5 

7 Nights min stay

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from £190 /night

£1325 - £1380 / week

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  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 2 km
  • Suitable for children of all ages
  • Car advised
  • No pets allowed
  • Private garden
Thank you for your interest in Bonham, a spacious family holiday home. Sorry, but we are now fully booked for Summer 2014. We hope you might consider us in 2015. Please read the Trip Advisor reviews from families who have stayed with us.  …see more

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Chalet | 3 Bedrooms | sleeps 6

Very Good 4.5/5 

2 Nights min stay

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from £67 /night

£469 - £994 / week

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  • Car advised
  • No pets allowed
Scandinavian style chalet with superb views of the Blackmore Vale. Ground floor double bedroom with en-suite bathroom. Spacious open plan lounge and kitchen/diner with all mod cons. Ideal base for sight seeing. Fishing, golf, horse riding all within short distance. An ideal base to visit many attractions such as Stourhead, Monkey World, Longleat, and the Jurassic coast.  …see more

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Barn | 6 Bedrooms | sleeps 13

Excellent 5/5 

3 Nights min stay

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from £146 /night

£1020 - £1905 / week

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  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Suitable for children of all ages
  • Car advised
  • No pets allowed
  • Private garden
Barn Conversions with exposed beams and logs fires. Ideal base close to Lyme Regis and Charmouth for the heritage coastline for fossil hunting, beaches and golf courses.  …see more

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Barn | 3 Bedrooms | sleeps 6

3 Nights min stay

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from £68 /night

£470 - £880 / week

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  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Suitable for children of all ages
  • Car advised
  • No pets allowed
  • Private garden
Self Catering Barn Conversion with peaceful, picturesque views, just 10 mins from the Jurassic coastline of Charmouth and 15 mins from Lyme Regis. Ideal for families and friends. Barn Conversion in a the peaceful, picturesque Marshwood Vale, an area of outstanding natural beauty.  …see more

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Apartment | 3 Bedrooms | sleeps 6

Excellent 5/5 

Short stays welcome

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from £136 /night

£950 / week

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  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Suitable for children of all ages
  • Car advised
  • No pets allowed
A beautiful luxury apartment with only the finest quality fittings. Water views from every window. Balcony with views towards Brownsea Island. A five minute walk (max) to the Lighthouse Theatre, Dolphin Leisure Centre, Poole Park, Poole Quay, Restaurants and Shopping. Fitted wardrobes in the main bedroom and only the finest quality bed linen and towels including beach towels  …see more

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Farmhouse | 4 Bedrooms | sleeps 8

7 Nights min stay

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from £90 /night

£625 - £1300 / week

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  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 6 km
  • Swimming pool
  • Suitable for children of all ages
  • Car advised
  • No pets allowed
The spacious stone farmhouse and its Apple House are set in stunning countryside 10 minutes from the coast. Equally suitable for a peaceful secluded break or a riotous fun-packed family holiday. Heated swimming pool. Working farm with sheep, horses and poultry.  …see more

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House | 6 Bedrooms | sleeps 12

7 Nights min stay

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  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 6 km
  • Swimming pool
  • Suitable for children of all ages
  • Car advised
  • No pets allowed
  • Private garden
Come and stay on this working farm with a beautiful country setting and heated swimming pool. Caters for everything from a peaceful secluded break to a joyful family celebration, only 4 miles from beach and 3 from Beaminster's boutiques and Bridport's market town.  …see more

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Cottage | 2 Bedrooms | sleeps 5

Excellent 5/5 

3 Nights min stay

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from £43 /night

£300 - £665 / week

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  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 15 km
  • Suitable for children of all ages
  • Car advised
  • No pets allowed
  • Private garden
Gorgeous thatched cottage with two bedrooms (sleeps 4-5), open fire, modern kitchen-diner, bathroom and cloakroom. Large enclosed garden backing on to fields. Just 10 miles from the Jurassic Coast. Off-peak weekend deals available.  …see more

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Lodge | 3 Bedrooms | sleeps 6

Excellent 5/5 

3 Nights min stay

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from £70 /night

£489 - £1349 / week

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  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Swimming pool
  • Suitable for children of all ages
  • Car advised
  • May take pets – please enquire
Kingfisher Haven is a stunning privately owned log cabin style lodge in the popular Warmwell Leisure Park sleeping 6 guests in three bedrooms. The lodge is situated in a private road accessed by a barrier, and has beautiful views. ..  …see more

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Cottage | 3 Bedrooms | sleeps 5

Excellent 5/5 

7 Nights min stay

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from £50 /night

£350 - £700 / week

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  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 0.3 km
  • Suitable for children of all ages
  • Car advised
  • No pets allowed
Skippers is situated in a quiet cul-de-sac location, with private parking, yet only a few mins. walk from Swanage High Street and the beautiful safe and sandy bay.  …see more

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Apartment | 6 Bedrooms | sleeps 12

7 Nights min stay

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from £165 /night

£1151 / week

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  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 0 km
  • Suitable for children of all ages
  • Car not necessary
  • No pets allowed
Situated in the popular area Bournemouth town centre. This welcoming home provides all the commodities and convenience to maximize your holiday time in Bournemouth. An stunning 6 bedroom apartment located in the beautiful town of Bournemouth.  …see more

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Cottage | 2 Bedrooms | sleeps 4

Excellent 5/5 

Short stays welcome

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from £45 /night

£310 - £690 / week

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  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Suitable for children of all ages
  • Car advised
  • May take pets – please enquire
Five comfortable and spacious holiday cottages in converted 18th Century stone barns are situated in quiet noth Chideock, in the beautiful Jurassic Coast region near West Bay Charmouth and Lyme Regis.Large garden, games room, outside playarea,Japanese food is available Lots of guests come here, because of Japanese food.  …see more

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House | 3 Bedrooms | sleeps 6

Very Good 4.5/5 

7 Nights min stay

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from £58 /night

£400 - £700 / week

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  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 9 km
  • Suitable for children of all ages
  • Car not necessary
  • Pets welcome
  • Private garden
Close to beaches, river, town and country in the heart of Purbeck region of South Dorset. Enclosed rear garden and ample parking.150 yards from shop, Near RSPB area..  …see more

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Cottage | 1 Bedroom | sleeps 2

Short stays welcome

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from £45 /night

£315 - £630 / week

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  • Car advised
  • Pets welcome
  • Private garden
working farm, perfect location for exploring dorset this semi-detached cottage is approached via a farm lane and is surrounded by beautiful countryside. The rear of the cottage overlooks a working farm however privacy is assured. A perfect place to get away and unwind. the immediate area is ideal for walking and cycling as there are a wealth of bridleway footpaths to explore. Sherborne is a beautiful town and offers visitors an abundance of medieval buildings, a superb abbey, castle and excellent shops. Dorchester is a market town with a rich and varied history, it is home to the famous thomas hardy novels. Although slightly inland dorchester is a great base from which to explore dorset's jurassic coast world heritage site as well as the cosmopolitan resorts of bournemouth and poole. There are several attractions close by including weymouth with its seafront, beaches, sealife centre and harbour, abbotsbury swannery, lulworth cove and castle, durdle door and monkey world. the accommodation is arranged on one level and offers one bedroom: twin room. Shower room: wet room style with wc. Lounge: with tv, dvd, freeview and hi-fi. Kitchen/diner: with electric cooker, microwave, fridge/freezer and washer/dryer. Outside: patio doors from the lounge lead onto a patio with seating, bbq and wonderful countryside views. Amenities: ample parking. Bed linen, towels, electric and central heating included. Regret no smoking. 1 dog by arrangement. Additional info: dog cage available if required. Storage for bicycles and larger items available. Location: beach 20 miles, shops and pubs 1 mile. any property identified with increased accessibility may have different levels of provision, it is therefore advisable you contact us before you book to ensure the property meets your specific needs and requirements.    …see more

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Cottage | 3 Bedrooms | sleeps 6

Short stays welcome

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from £78 /night

£540 - £1100 / week

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  • Suitable for children of all ages
  • Car advised
  • Pets welcome
  • Private garden
charming character property 2 miles from the popular lyme regis an annexe to an early georgian farmhouse in a beautiful valley on the border of east devon and west dorset close to somerset to the north. The interior is tastefully furnished and the private garden is perfect to sit and enjoy the rural atmosphere. close to the jurassic coast, a world heritage site, with easy access to coastal walks, beaches and fossil-rich cliffs. Lyme regis is under 2 miles with boutique shops, pubs, restaurants, museum, cinema and theatre overlooking the sea. Enjoy the regency houses on the promenade, langmoor gardens, historic cobb, beach and harbour. For river cottage fans, park farm (river cottage hq) is 2 miles north and halfway to the small town of axminster and river cottage canteen. There are many local attractions, pecorama, beer caves, seaton tramway, crealy, bicton park, burrows farm gardens, killerton and knightshayes court. Axminster train station has direct connections to exeter and london waterloo. this traditional property offers three bedrooms: 1 master double with slightly reduced headroom and 2 twin rooms, all on the first floor and reached via steep traditional cottage stairs. Bathroom: on the ground floor, with bath and wc. Shower room on the first floor with wc. Lounge: enjoys woodburner within the inglenook fireplace, tv, dvd and freeview. Kitchen/diner: offers oven, hob, microwave, fridge/freezer and dishwasher. Utility room: external useful storage area with washing machine. Outside: enclosed courtyard area with seating and bbq. Amenities: ample off-road parking. Bed linen, electric, central heating and wi-fi included. 2 well-behaved dogs welcome. Regret no smoking within the property. Location: beach, shops, pubs and restaurants all within 2 miles in lyme regis. Arrival: 3pm.    …see more

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Cottage | 2 Bedrooms | sleeps 4

Short stays welcome

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from £60 /night

£420 - £840 / week

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  • Car advised
  • Pets welcome
  • Private garden
1 of 4 listed barn conversions situated in a courtyard setting with countryside views and private enclosed patios  situated in the quaint village of leigh amid glorious dorset countryside, these 4 delightful barn conversions make an excellent holiday base to explore dorset and south somerset. Converted to a high standard and set in an l shape with a courtyard on one side and lovely country views over thomas hardy’s famous blackmoor vale on the other. steeped in history, dorset's beautiful landscape of rolling chalk downland and hidden valleys affords wonderful walking. The area offers a wealth of pretty villages, sandy beaches and a coastline which has world heritage status. There are several golf courses nearby, horse riding and water activities can be enjoyed at halstock reservoir. The towns of dorchester, sherborne and yeovil are easily accessible and there are many national trust properties and gardens to visit including montacute and stourhead. In addition to this there are many attractions including yeovilton fleet air arm museum, haynes motor museum, monkey world and abbotsbury swannery. farm activities: though set on the edge of an organic farm, but in a non-working part, the owner would be delighted to show guests around the farm, which is only a short walk away from the cottages. There is also a small flock of sheep and chickens in the cider orchard close by. Games room: shared, with a snooker table, table football and darts. outside: the grounds offer stunning views of the surrounding countryside as well as a lake which attract a wealth of wildlife and superb country walking on the doorstep. cycle store. amenities: each property has parking for 2 cars close by. Bed linen, towels, electric, central heating and wi-fi included. Location: shop 0.2 mile and pub 1 mile. Weymouth’s sandy beach within a 40 minute drive. the accommodation offers two bedrooms: 1 double with tv and 1 twin. Shower room: with wc. Lounge/kitchen/diner: with tv and dvd. Kitchen area: with cooker, microwave, fridge/freezer, dishwasher and washer/dryer. Outside: small private courtyard with garden furniture. Amenities: 1 dog welcome.    …see more

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Cottage | 2 Bedrooms | sleeps 4

Short stays welcome

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from £65 /night

£455 - £890 / week

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  • Car advised
  • Pets welcome
  • Private garden
1 of 3 luxurious farm properties with beautiful views across fields to knowle hill and the cranborne chase, an area of outstanding natural beauty. Sleeps 4+1. these delightful properties are located on pretty farmland which was worked until recent years. They have been developed and furnished to an extremely high quality and offer families and couples an opportunity to experience luxurious living in an idyllic rural setting. set between the east dorset villages of woodlands and horton there is much to see and do in the immediate area including castles and ruins to explore, and country estates to wander around. Slightly further afield, the metropolitan towns of poole and bournemouth, with their vibrant shopping and nightlife, are the perfect spots for those craving the hustle and bustle and, of course, the sandy beaches for those avid beach goers. For the keen golfer there is a golf club nearby and for those wishing to explore dorset and the wider countryside, the jurassic coast (designated as a world heritage site) is definitely worth a visit. outside: large shared garden area with lawn. Amenities: private off-road parking for 2 cars. Bed linen, towels, electric, central heating and wi-fi included. Regret no smoking. Additional info: an additional small single bed for a child can be provided upon request. Location: pub 2 miles, village shop 4 miles, indian restaurant within walking distance, sandy beach at bournemouth 18 miles. Arrival: 3pm. the accommodation offers two bedrooms: 1 king-size double and 1 further king-size double with the option of having a small single bed (suitable for a child) added to this room if required. Bathroom: located on the ground floor with shower attachment on the bath, separate shower cubicle and wc. Kitchen/breakfast bar: with electric oven and hob, fridge/freezer, microwave and dishwasher. Washing machine: located in utility cupboard in the hallway. Lounge/diner: cosy room with tv/dvd, woodburner effect electric fire, farmland views, and access to private enclosed patio area. Outside: patio area with garden furniture. Amenities: 1 well-behaved pet welcome (the owners kindly request to be kept on a lead when outside on-site).    …see more

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Cottage | 3 Bedrooms | sleeps 6

Short stays welcome

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from £65 /night

£455 - £1100 / week

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  • Private garden
1 of 2 cottages with access to the inland coastal footpath these cottages are set in beautiful surroundings a short walk from the fabulous area of hardy's monument in wonderful west dorset. The monument is shaped to represent a spyglass or telescope that admiral hardy would have used on board ship. there are stunning far reaching views from each of the comfortable cottages and you can see miles across the countryside from the dining rooms and bedrooms. Dorchester with its wednesday market is 6 miles away and weymouth is 7 miles away. Take time to sit and have a drink in weymouth and watch the amazing old harbour with all its boats and ferries or jump on one to visit guernsey for the day. Discover dorset's amazing jurassic coast from your cottage. Within easy reach are lyme regis, charmouth, seatown, bridport, abbotsbury and weymouth to name a few musts to visit. There is something for everyone on your doorstep whether it be the interesting coastline, the pretty villages with dog friendly pubs, the abundance of water sports, fishing, golf or fossil hunting. These cottages make the most perfect base in west dorset, even in the winter months as they are warm and cosy with the added bonus of lovely open logs fires. amenities: both cottages have ample off-road parking. Bed linen and electric included. Central heating is an extra £30 per week, payable to the owner. Regret no smokers. 1 dog welcome, further by arrangement. Location: martinstown's village pub 2 miles away serves good food, dorchester's shops, pubs and restaurants 3 miles, good sandy beach 7 miles. Arrival: 4pm. offering three bedrooms: 1 double with en-suite shower and wc, 1 twin and 1 twin with 2'6" beds. Bathroom: downstairs with shower over bath and wc. Lounge: with an open fire for cooler evenings (available november to end april), tv and dvd. Dining room: sunroom with wonderful countryside views, dining seating for 6 and some additional comfortable seating. Kitchen: with electric oven, gas hob, microwave, fridge with ice box, dishwasher and washing machine. Outside: enclosed large decked area, overlooking surrounding fields with seating. Amenities: wi-fi available. Property has a private water supply.  …see more

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House | 8 Bedrooms | sleeps 16

Very Good 4/5 

Short stays welcome

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from £290 /night

£2030 - £4030 / week

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  • Swimming pool
  • Suitable for children of all ages
  • Car advised
  • No pets allowed
  • Private garden
1 of 2 properties, this truly luxurious property offers outdoor heated swimming pool, hot tub available for hire at an additional charge, childrens play area, pitch and putt golf and much, much more short breaks available in off peak weeks and for last minute dates this grand property has been finished to the highest of standards having left no detail to the imagination. This property is the perfect retreat all year round, with facilities that will keep the whole group entertained whatever the weather. if you can tear yourself away from the house, it can also be used as the ideal spot for guests who are looking to explore the local area with dorset's array of visitor attractions all within easy reach, including bovington tank museum, monkey world, the splashdown waterpark and nearby gorcombe farm, offering a whole host of activities including paintball, shooting, archery, fishing, quad bikes and off-road vehicle experiences. Or for those wishing to enjoy dorset's more sedate offerings, a whole host of walks can be enjoyed from nearby the property, taking in the simply beautiful rolling hills that are littered with flora and fauna, or take a trip down to the coast and experience the unique jurassic coast that has been a photographer's dream for decades. Why not, one night, take the burden of hosting off your hands and enjoy that special dining experience, arranged direct with the owner. Or, simply relax within your spacious enclosed garden with children's play area. There is also a large patio area, with garden furniture and bbq, that overlooks the pool. Leisure facilities: heated outdoor swimming pool, open from mid-may until the end of september only. Hot tub available for hire, must be requested at the time of booking please. Play facilities: children's play area, sunken trampoline, pitch and putt, volley ball net and football nets. Games room: with a full size pool table with wall mounted tv is located just off the kitchen.  this sumptuous, spacious accommodation offers eight bedrooms: all with tvs. On the first floor reached via the grand sweeping staircase, offering 2 doubles both with en-suite shower room, 1 of which enjoys a private balcony, 1 further double with en-suite shower over bath and wc, with 3 further twin bedrooms. Bathroom: located on the first floor, enjoying bath, separate shower and wc. Situated on the ground floor, 1 double with en-suite shower room with wc and 1 twin. Lounge: with ample seating around the open fire and wall mounted large flatscreen tv with dvd and skytv. Dining room: with ample seating, large wall mounted flatscreen tv with dvd, skytv, xbox and seating. Kitchen: has been extremely well-equipped offering range cooker, microwave, fridge/freezer, additional fridge, freezer and 2 dishwashers. Utility room: with washing machine and tumble dryer. Outside: offers ample space for young and old alike with large lawn, patio with seating and bbq, swimming pool and play area. Amenities: ample off-road parking. Bed linen, electric and central heating included. A heating surcharge of £50 per stay applies from october - march inclusive. Wi-fi available. Regret no smoking within the property. Regret no pets. there are 3 cots (1 travel cot and 2 wooden cots) and 3 highchairs available on request. Extra beds can be added at a pro-rata cost. Towels are not provided, please bring your own. Additional info: £400 security deposit is payable to the owner two weeks prior to arrival and if applicable, the heating surcharge and hot tub hire charges are also payable to the owner at the same time. A £25 grocery hamper and can be pre-ordered for the day of your arrival or ordered during your stay for the following day. Home cooked meals for your holiday can also be ordered by prior arrangement with the owner. Location: beach 14 miles, shops and pubs 2 miles. Arrival: 4pm.  …see more

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House | 3 Bedrooms | sleeps 6

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from £86 /night

£600 - £1410 / week

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  • Suitable for children of all ages
  • Car advised
  • No pets allowed
finished to the highest of standards offering pitch and putt golf and array of facilities. Hot tub available for hire at an additional charge. this lovely holiday property surprises you as soon as you walk in. Completed to the highest of standards and no detail left to the imagination, this semi-detached property sits in an idyllic situation reached via an extremely grand driveway. this is the ideal spot for guests who are looking to explore the local area with dorset's array of visitor attractions all within easy reach, including bovington tank museum, monkey world, the splashdown waterpark and nearby gorcombe farm, offering a whole host of activities including paintball, shooting, archery, fishing, quad bikes and off-road vehicle experiences. Or for those wishing to enjoy dorset's more sedate offerings, a whole host of walks can be enjoyed from nearby the property taking in the simply beautiful rolling hills that are littered with flora and fauna, or take a trip down to the coast and experience the unique jurassic coast, that has been a photographer's dream for decades. Or, simply relax within your choice of gardens, your modest enclosed front patio with garden furniture and bbq, or the leisure facilities: hot tub available for hire, must be requested at the time of booking please. Secret garden that offers children of all ages the space to let off steam on the large grass area. Play facilities: sunken trampoline, pitch and putt golf. this stunningly finished property offers three bedrooms: all spacious with wall mounted flatscreen tv and access to skytv, 1 double located on the ground floor with en-suite shower room with wc. On the first floor, 1 double room with en-suite shower and wc and 1 twin bedroom with en-suite shower over bath and wc. Lounge/diner: offers a large wall mounted flatscreen tv, skytv, xbox 360 connect and xbox. A selection of dvds for all ages to enjoy. Kitchen: with integrated oven and hob, microwave, washing machine, dishwasher and fridge/freezer. Outside: guests have an enclosed courtyard to the rear of the property with tranquil countryside views, garden furniture and bbq, plus the added bonus of a spacious secret garden with sunken trampoline and masses of lawn. Amenities: off-road parking. Bed linen, electric and central heating included. Wi-fi available. Regret no smoking within the property. Regret no pets. Additional info: the hire charge for the hot tub is payable to the owner two weeks prior to arrival. A £25 grocery hamper and can be pre-ordered for the day of your arrival or ordered during your stay for the following day. Home cooked meals for your holiday can also be ordered by prior arrangement with the owner. Towels are not provided, please bring your own. Location: beach 14 miles, shops and pubs 2 miles. Arrival: 4pm.  …see more

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Barn | 2 Bedrooms | sleeps 4

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from £60 /night

£420 - £840 / week

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  • Suitable for children of all ages
  • Car advised
  • No pets allowed
1 of 3 luxurious farm properties with beautiful views across fields to knowle hill and the cranborne chase, an area of outstanding natural beauty. these delightful properties are located on pretty farmland which was worked until recent years. They have been developed and furnished to an extremely high quality and offer families and couples an opportunity to experience luxurious living in an idyllic rural setting. set between the east dorset villages of woodlands and horton there is much to see and do in the immediate area including castles and ruins to explore, and country estates to wander around. Slightly further afield, the metropolitan towns of poole and bournemouth, with their vibrant shopping and nightlife, are the perfect spots for those craving the hustle and bustle and, of course, the sandy beaches for those avid beach goers. For the keen golfer there is a golf club nearby and for those wishing to explore dorset and the wider countryside, the jurassic coast (designated as a world heritage site) is definitely worth a visit. outside: large shared garden area with lawn. Amenities: private off-road parking for 2 cars. Bed linen, towels, electric, central heating and wi-fi included. Regret no smoking. location: pub 2 miles, village shop 4 miles, indian restaurant within walking distance, sandy beach at bournemouth 18 miles. Arrival: 3pm. the accommodation is arranged over the ground floor of a lovely old timber clad barn and offers two bedrooms: 1 king-size double and 1 zip-and-link twin room (that can be presented as a super-king double upon request). Bathroom: with luxurious curved bath with shower over and wc. Lounge/diner: well-appointed area with tv/dvd and super views towards knowle hill. Kitchen area: lovely open-plan area with electric oven and hob, fridge/freezer, microwave, dishwasher and washing machine. Amenities: regret no pets.  …see more

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Cottage | 2 Bedrooms | sleeps 3

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from £44 /night

£305 - £595 / week

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  • Suitable for children of all ages
  • Car advised
  • No pets allowed
  • Private garden
cosy, romantic cottage perfectly located for exploring historic somerset, sleeps 2+1 nestling within the village of coleford in the mendip hills, this quaint terraced cottage has been refurbished and equipped to provide a lovely holiday home. Coleford itself is a village some 3 to 4 miles from radstock and around 10 miles from bath which is steeped in history and well worth a visit for its attractions including the roman bath. there are many other attractions within a short drive which the area is famous for, including wells cathedral, glastonbury tor, longleat, cheddar gorge, wookey hole, bristol and the chew valley lakes. The coastline of north somerset is easily accessible and offers a range of beaches. Relax in the patio garden and stroll to the local pub in the evening for a meal. the accommodation offers two bedrooms: approached via open tread stairs, 1 double and 1 single. Bathroom: downstairs with shower over bath and wc. Lounge: with sofa bed, tv, dvd, hi-fi and electric fire. Kitchen: with cooker, washing machine, microwave and fridge/freezer, leading to conservatory dining area with patio doors to garden area. Outside: enclosed patio garden with seating. Amenities: roadside parking. Bed linen, towels, electric and central heating included. Regret no pets. Additional info: the property can sleep 2+1. Location: beach 20 miles. Shop, pub and takeaway walking distance.  …see more

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Barn | 2 Bedrooms | sleeps 3

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from £48 /night

£335 - £675 / week

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  • Suitable for children of all ages
  • Car advised
  • Pets welcome
1 of 3 properties located within this quaint village setting located just off the main farm these attractive single storey barn conversions are situated within the heart of the picturesque village of berwick st john, sat on the dorset and wiltshire borders, striking distance from some of the most breathtaking scenery. from your doorstep, guests are welcome to enjoy a wealth of walks to suit all tastes and abilities that lead across the 230 acres of farmland and the wealth of bridleways and footpaths, or wander down to the local pub with its warm hospitality and locally produced ales and home cooked meals, that is a stumble away. Sandwiched between salisbury and shaftesbury, both offering a slice of culture and history, as well as numerous entertainments to keep even the most discerning of guests occupied. Easy access via the a303 allows this to be an ideal spot for touring the area from the picturesque new forest, down to the world heritage site of dorset's jurassic coast as well as numerous national trust properties all within easy reach. shared utility: external with freezer and tumble dryer. Amenities: off-road parking. Bed linen, towels, wi-fi, electric and night storage heaters included. Regret no smoking within the property. 1 well-behaved dog welcome. Location: beach 1 hour, shop 3 miles and pub within walking distance. Arrival: 4pm. the accommodation is all on one floor and offers two bedrooms: 1 double and 1 single with pull out single bed available on request. Bathroom: offers shower over bath and wc. Lounge: with flatscreen tv/dvd, freeview, radio with ipod dock, video with selection of videos, books and games. Kitchen/diner: with integrated oven and hob, fridge with ice compartment, microwave and washing machine. Outside: patio area with garden furniture.  …see more

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Log cabin | 1 Bedroom | sleeps 3

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from £45 /night

£315 - £630 / week

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  • Suitable for children of all ages
  • Car advised
  • Pets welcome
  • Private garden
30 acres, horses, woodland walks, chickens and use of shepherds hut. Sleeps 2+1 this cosy, but private detached lodge nestles in the grounds of the owners' smallholding. Your privacy is assured but the owners are always happy to offer help and advice on the local area and places of interest. Although convenient to shaftesbury you are situated in a peaceful spot with panoramic views over open countryside. easily accessible it is an ideal base throughout the year for a weekend break or a touring holiday. Dorset has something for everyone, with countless picturesque villages, shaftesbury and the famous gold hill made famous by the hovis commercials and gillingham are nearby. The historic cities of salisbury and bath are within reach. You will be spoilt for choice for walks as dorset's beautiful landscape of rolling chalk downland and hidden valleys affords wonderful walking. Longleat safari park is nearby along with the jurassic coast and much more. this log cabin offers comfortable accommodation one bedroom: double with en-suite bathroom with shower attachment and wc. Curtained porch area with seating that can be used for z bed if required. Lounge: with tv/dvd and hi-fi. Kitchen/diner: electric cooker, fridge with freezer section, microwave and top loading washing machine. Outside: covered seating area with table and chairs with views over the enclosed lawn garden. Shepherds hut. Amenities: ample parking. Bed linen, towels, electric and central heating included. Regret no smoking. 1 well-behaved dog welcome (allowed in the kitchen and covered porch). Location: pubs and shops within 1 mile. any property identified with increased accessibility may have different levels of provision. It is, therefore, advisable that you contact us before you book to ensure the property meets your specific needs and requirements  …see more

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Cottage | 4 Bedrooms | sleeps 11

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from £142 /night

£990 - £2275 / week

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  • Suitable for children of all ages
  • Car advised
  • Pets welcome
  • Private garden
stylish spacious retreat yet within easy reach of poole couples and groups of 4 will receive discount on last minute bookings situated within the quiet hamlet of bloxworth, this charming property, formerly the laundry to an impressive 17th century house, has been converted to the highest standards. This unique property offers a wealth of space throughout, yet still retains a warm and welcoming feel. just a short drive from the quaint market town of wareham and its wealth of amenities, and is also known as the gateway to the isle of purbeck, that is renowned for its magnificent scenery and rugged coastline which now forms part of the world heritage coast. The metropolitan town of bournemouth can be reached within 30 minutes and offer a wealth of all year round attractions and vibrant nightlife. Poole famed for its suburb of sandbanks with its golden beach, a playground for the rich and famous and the home of the world renowned super yacht builder 'sun seeker' is just 10 miles. There are many national trust properties and gardens worth visiting including kingston lacy, corfe castle and, hardy's cottage. Further attractions to enjoy include studland beach, brownsea island and monkey world sanctuary to name but a few. the accommodation offers four bedrooms: 1 master king-size with galleried en-suite bathroom with shower over the bath and wc, reached via a spiral staircase, 1 twin with en-suite shower room and wc, 1 double with additional single bed and en-suite bathroom with shower over bath and wc and 1 family room, on the first floor, with king-size double and 2 singles with en-suite bathroom and wc and snug area with flatscreen tv. Lounge: with woodburner effect electric fire, large flatscreen tv and dvd. Seperate dining room with woodburner effect electric fire. kitchen/breakfast room: this farmhouse style kitchen benefits from electric range cooker, microwave, american-style fridge/freezer, dishwasher, woodburner effect gas fire and flatscreen tv. Utility room: with washing machine and tumble dryer. Outside: enjoys spacious courtyard area, and lawn area enjoying countryside views with garden furniture and bbq. Amenities: off-road gated parking for 6 cars. Bed linen, electric and heating included. Wi-fi available. Regret no smoking within the property. 1 well-behaved dog welcome. additional info: £100 security deposit required, made payable direct to owner prior to arrival. Discounts for couples and groups of 4, last minute, please enquire location: beach 10 miles, shops 2 miles and social club within walking distance. Arrival: 3pm. any property identified with increased accessibility may have different levels of provision, it is therefore advisable you contact us before you book to ensure the property meets your specific needs and requirements.  …see more

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Barn | 2 Bedrooms | sleeps 4

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from £63 /night

£435 - £860 / week

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  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Suitable for children of all ages
  • Car advised
  • Pets welcome
  • Private garden
working farm, 130 acres, cattle and horses this converted semi-detached barn is perfectly positioned to enjoy the delights dorset has to offer. Approached via a farm lane and overlooking the working farm, guests are welcome to roam the land and see the animals. while away the hours exploring the beautiful surrounding countryside dotted with small picturesque villages. This part of dorset offers a superb cliff-top coastline, which is a world heritage site and can easily be joined from the cottage in 1.5 miles. The surrounding coastline provides excellent conditions for diving, canoeing/kayaking, windsurfing/kite surfing, fishing and sailing with the 2012 olympic sailing venue in portland. Discover the wealth of places to visit including weymouth with its seafront, beaches, harbour, abbotsbury swannery, lulworth cove and castle, durdle door and much more. the accommodation offers two bedrooms: 1 galleried double with sloping ceilings approached via a staircase and 1 twin. Shower room: and wc. Lounge/kitchen/diner: open-plan with tv, dvd, freeview and patio doors. Kitchen offers electric oven and hob, microwave, fridge with ice-box and washer/dryer. Outside: small enclosed patio and lawn area to the front of the property with seating and bbq. There is a pond at the back which is fenced off from the property but please take care with children. Amenities: off-road parking for 2 cars. Bed linen and electric included, additional £20 per week for electric from november to easter. Night storage heating in the living areas and electric heating in the bedrooms. Wi-fi available. 1 dog welcome. Location: weymouth's sandy beach and shops 4.5 miles, pub 2 miles.  …see more

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Cottage | 4 Bedrooms | sleeps 8

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from £105 /night

£730 - £1540 / week

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  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Swimming pool
  • Suitable for children of all ages
  • Car advised
  • No pets allowed
  • Private garden
1 of 16 charming properties recently developed to a high standard a stroll from the popular world heritage jurassic coastline short breaks only available during off peak weeks. Please call for details this gated holiday complex offers a selection of well thought out, purpose built, spacious accommodation within these converted former farm buildings located a short stroll from the village amenities. situated within the traditional dorset seaside village of charmouth, that offers an array of shops and pubs a short walk from your door, ideal for picking up the morning paper and more. Perfectly placed on the jurassic coast, that has joined the ranks of the great barrier reef and the grand canyon as one of the wonders of the natural world and designated as england's first natural world heritage site. Spanning 95 miles of the dorset and east devon coastline and taking in some of the very finest walks and views available. Lyme regis is a short drive away, which offers an unspoilt seafront with sheltered south-facing beaches and provides a perfect environment in which children can play and adults can relax in the traditional deckchairs that still line the promenade in summer. There are many attractions in the area including the charming resorts of beer, branscombe and numerous national trust properties and gardens to name but a few. leisure facilities: guests are invited to enjoy the leisure facilities of the neighbouring holiday park which includes a covered outdoor heated swimming pool and the char valley cafe, serving speciality teas and coffees throughout the day. Also available for adults use, at a reduced charge, is the well-equipped char valley health club with gymnasium, indoor pool, sauna and steam room. The covered outdoor pool is open on 15th - 22nd feb, 12th - 26th april, 3rd - 5th may, 24th may - 6th sept and 25th - 31st october 2014. If visiting outside these periods please enquire. Outside: properties benefit from a private patio area with garden furniture. Amenities: ample parking available on site. Bed linen, towels, electric and central heating included. Wi-fi available on site, for an additional charge, in the char valley cafe. Regret no pets or smoking. Location: beach, shops and pubs all within walking distance. Arrival: 4pm - 8pm the accommodation offers four bedrooms: 1 king-size with flatscreen tv with en-suite bathroom with shower over the bath and 2 twin rooms located on the first floor, with a further twin room located on the ground floor (that can be made as a super king-size upon prior request). Bathroom: with shower over bath and wc located on the first floor, with a further wet room with wc located on the ground floor. Lounge/diner: with flatscreen tv, dvd and freeview. Kitchen: offers integrated oven and gas hob, microwave, fridge/freezer, dishwasher and washer/dryer. Additional info: £100 security deposit payable to owner on arrival which will be returned the following week. Short breaks only available during off peak weeks.  …see more

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House | 3 Bedrooms | sleeps 6

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from £86 /night

£600 - £1310 / week

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  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Suitable for children of all ages
  • Car advised
  • No pets allowed
  • Private garden
situated in the grounds of the impressive rousdon estate set on a complex of properties offering a unique holiday experience with many original features. the 350 acre estate has direct access to the axmouth to lyme regis undercliffs national nature reserve, where wild deer, foxes, rabbits and squirrels can be seen. Nestled on the jurassic coast, england's first natural world heritage site, famous for fossils with discoveries constantly uncovered including dinosaurs and their footprints. This coastline is one of the wonders of the natural world along with the great barrier reef and grand canyon. Lyme regis is a short drive with an unspoilt seafront and sheltered beaches, perfect for children to play and adults to relax in the deckchairs lining the promenade in summer. Pleasure and fishing trips run from the ancient harbour. Local attractions include the charming resorts of beer, seaton, sidmouth, branscombe and national trust properties and gardens. the accommodation offers three bedrooms: 1 double room with distant sea views and en-suite wc, 1 twin room (2'6" beds). A small flight of stairs takes you to 1 additional double room. Bathroom: adjacent upstairs double with shower over bath and wc. Shower room adjacent the twin room with wc and heated towel rail. Downstairs wc. Lounge: with tv, dvd and hi-fi. Entrance dining hall. Kitchen: with large range style cooker, microwave, fridge/freezer, dishwasher and washer/dryer. Outside: enclosed garden area with seating. Amenities: parking for 2 cars. Bed linen, electric and central heating included. Cot, highchair and stairgate available. Regret no pets or smokers. Location: beach 3.5 miles, shop and pub 1 mile. Arrival: 3.30pm.  …see more

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Barn | 4 Bedrooms | sleeps 8

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from £105 /night

£730 - £1540 / week

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  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Swimming pool
  • Suitable for children of all ages
  • Car advised
  • No pets allowed
  • Private garden
1 of 16 charming properties recently developed to a high standard a stroll from the popular world heritage jurassic coastline short breaks only available during off peak weeks. Please call for details this gated holiday complex offers a selection of well thought out, purpose built, spacious accommodation within these converted former farm buildings located a short stroll from the village amenities. situated within the traditional dorset seaside village of charmouth, that offers an array of shops and pubs a short walk from your door, ideal for picking up the morning paper and more. Perfectly placed on the jurassic coast, that has joined the ranks of the great barrier reef and the grand canyon as one of the wonders of the natural world and designated as england's first natural world heritage site. Spanning 95 miles of the dorset and east devon coastline and taking in some of the very finest walks and views available. Lyme regis is a short drive away, which offers an unspoilt seafront with sheltered south-facing beaches and provides a perfect environment in which children can play and adults can relax in the traditional deckchairs that still line the promenade in summer. There are many attractions in the area including the charming resorts of beer, branscombe and numerous national trust properties and gardens to name but a few. leisure facilities: guests are invited to enjoy the leisure facilities of the neighbouring holiday park which includes a covered outdoor heated swimming pool and the char valley cafe, serving speciality teas and coffees throughout the day. Also available for adults use, at a reduced charge, is the well-equipped char valley health club with gymnasium, indoor pool, sauna and steam room. The covered outdoor pool is open on 15th - 22nd feb, 12th - 26th april, 3rd - 5th may, 24th may - 6th sept and 25th - 31st october 2014. Outside: properties benefit from a private patio area with garden furniture. Amenities: ample parking available on site. Bed linen, towels, electric and central heating included. Wi-fi available on site, for an additional charge, in the char valley cafe. Regret no pets or smoking. Location: beach, shops and pubs all within walking distance. Arrival: 4pm - 8pm this spacious accommodation offers four bedrooms: 1 king-size with flatscreen tv and en-suite with shower over bath and wc and 2 twin rooms. 1 further twin room located on the ground floor (that can be made as a super king-size upon prior request). Bathroom: with shower over bath and wc, located on the first floor. A wet room with wc is located on the ground floor. Lounge/diner: with large flatscreen tv, dvd and freeview. Kitchen: well-equipped offering integrated oven and gas hob, microwave, fridge/freezer, dishwasher and washer/dryer. Additional info: £100 security deposit payable to owner on arrival which will be returned the following week. Short breaks only available during off peak weeks.   …see more

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Barn | 2 Bedrooms | sleeps 4

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from £71 /night

£495 - £1000 / week

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  • Swimming pool
  • Suitable for children of all ages
  • Car advised
  • Pets welcome
1 of 4 barn conversions, furnished to a high standard, indoor heated leisure pool, situated in a courtyard setting and surrounded by peaceful grounds set within the peaceful grounds of the owner's farm and located a short drive from sherborne, these delightful barns have been converted and furnished to a high standard and are situated in a courtyard setting. The design of the cottages gives the feel of a warm and welcoming farm cottage, most with woodburners and all with delightful, detailed finishing touches. the area itself is beautiful and offers a wealth of attractions to suit all tastes including pretty villages, sandy beaches and a coastline which has world heritage status. There are many national trust properties and gardens that are all well worth a visit including stourhead, montacute kingston lacy, corfe castle, hardy's cottage and studland beach and nature reserve. In addition to this the towns of dorchester, sherborne and yeovil are easily accessible and there are many attractions to visit including monkey world, the tank museum, a sea life centre, abbotsbury swannery and longleat. For golf enthusiasts, there is a golf course 300 yards away but if golf is not your game there are many other country pursuits within easy reach. leisure facilities: indoor heated leisure pool (4' deep throughout) perfect for the summer and winter alike. Outside: the grounds offer stunning views of the surrounding countryside as well as two large lakes which attract a wealth of wildlife including herons, badgers, kingfishers, woodpeckers and swans. At the bottom of the gardens and beyond the lakes is a gate, which leads direct onto a network of footpaths where you will be free to walk and take in the stunning scenery. Amenities: ample parking. Bed linen, towels, electric and central heating included. Wi-fi available. Location: lake fishing 4 miles. Beaches at lyme regis and weymouth within a 35 minute drive. Village shop 0.5 mile, 2 pubs 0.5 mile. all on the ground floor and offers two bedrooms: 1 double with en-suite shower over bath and wc, 1 twin bedroom with en-suite wet room and wc. Lounge/kitchen/diner: with tv, dvd and woodburner. Kitchen area with cooker, microwave, fridge, freezer, dishwasher and washing machine. Outside: private patio area with seating. Amenities: 1 well behaved dog welcome between september and march inclusive only. Additional info: wheelchair friendly. any property identified with increased accessibility may have different levels of provision, it is therefore advisable that you contact us before you book to ensure the property meets your specific needs and requirements.  …see more

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Villa | 2 Bedrooms | sleeps 2

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from £40 /night

£280 - £500 / week

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  • Suitable for over 5s only
  • Car advised
  • No pets allowed
quaint annexe in the stunning rural village of berwick st john this well appointed annexe, adjoining to the owners property, is situated in the picturesque village of berwick st john, sat on the dorset and wiltshire borders, striking distance from some of the most breathtaking scenery. from your doorstep enjoy a wealth of walks to suit all tastes and abilities, or simply succumb to the local pub with its warm hospitality and locally produced ales and home cooked meals. Easily accessible via the a303 allows this to be an ideal spot for a quick getaway, or as a base for touring the area. Sandwiched between the historic cities of salisbury and shaftesbury, both offering a slice of culture and history, as well as numerous entertainments to keep even the most discerning of guests occupied. All in all, you are assured a relaxing break. the accommodation offers two bedrooms: both situated on the first floor, 1 spacious double and 1 cosy single with 3' bed. Bathroom: with shower over bath and wc. Lounge/diner: offering flatscreen tv with dvd, freeview and ample seating around the dining table. Kitchen: compact yet well thought out offering electric cooker with hob, top loader washing machine and fridge with ice compartment. Outside: patio area with seating to the side of annexe and gas bbq (please request on arrival). Secure lock up for bicycles if required. Amenities: off-road parking for 1 car. Bed linen, towels, electric and central heating included. Additional heaters available at cost. Regret no pets. Regret no smoking. Location: beach 1 hour, shops 2 miles and pub within walking distance. Arrival: 4pm  …see more

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House | 2 Bedrooms | sleeps 4

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from £71 /night

£495 - £1000 / week

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  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Swimming pool
  • Suitable for children of all ages
  • Car advised
  • No pets allowed
  • Private garden
1 of 16 charming properties recently developed to a high standard a stroll from the popular world heritage jurassic coastline short breaks only available during off peak weeks. Please call for details this gated holiday complex offers a selection of well thought out, purpose built, spacious accommodation within these converted former farm buildings located a short stroll from the village amenities. situated within the traditional dorset seaside village of charmouth, that offers an array of shops and pubs a short walk from your door, ideal for picking up the morning paper and more. Perfectly placed on the jurassic coast, that has joined the ranks of the great barrier reef and the grand canyon as one of the wonders of the natural world and designated as england's first natural world heritage site. Spanning 95 miles of the dorset and east devon coastline and taking in some of the very finest walks and views available. Lyme regis is a short drive away, which offers an unspoilt seafront with sheltered south-facing beaches and provides a perfect environment in which children can play and adults can relax in the traditional deckchairs that still line the promenade in summer. There are many attractions in the area including the charming resorts of beer, branscombe and numerous national trust properties and gardens to name but a few. leisure facilities: guests are invited to enjoy the leisure facilities of the neighbouring holiday park which includes a covered outdoor heated swimming pool and the char valley cafe, serving speciality teas and coffees throughout the day. Also available for adults use, at a reduced charge, is the well-equipped char valley health club with gymnasium, indoor pool, sauna and steam room. The covered outdoor pool is open on 15th - 22nd feb, 12th - 26th april, 3rd - 5th may, 24th may - 6th sept and 25th - 31st october 2014. If visiting outside these periods please enquire. Outside: properties benefit from a private patio area with garden furniture. Amenities: ample parking available on site. Bed linen, towels, electric and central heating included. Wi-fi available on site, for an additional charge, in the char valley cafe. Regret no pets or smoking. Location: beach, shops and pubs all within walking distance. Arrival: 4pm - 8pm the accommodation offers two bedrooms: 1 king-size with flatscreen tv and 1 twin located on the first floor. Bathroom: with shower over bath and wc, located on the first floor, with a further wet room with wc located on the ground floor. Lounge/diner: with flatscreen tv, dvd and freeview. Kitchen: offers integrated oven and gas hob, microwave, fridge/freezer, dishwasher. Utility room: with wash/dryer. Additional info: £50 security deposit payable to owner on arrival which will be returned the following week. Short breaks only available during off peak weeks.  …see more

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Barn | 3 Bedrooms | sleeps 6

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from £63 /night

£435 - £860 / week

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  • Suitable for children of all ages
  • Car advised
  • Pets welcome
  • Private garden
1 of 3 cottages, positioned within the owners 13 acres, perfect location for exploring dorset these cosy, but well-appointed cottages are nestled in the grounds of a farm where the owner lives and a warm welcome awaits you, but your privacy is assured. The farm is home to one of the largest collection of private horse drawn vehicles, a perfect holiday retreat for even the most discerning guests. the location is easily accessible making it an ideal base throughout the year for a weekend break or a touring holiday. Dorset has something for everyone, with countless picturesque villages, the market towns of shaftesbury (5.5 miles), the gold hill and gillingham (3 miles) and the historic cities of salisbury and bath. You will be spoilt for choice for walks as dorset's beautiful landscape of rolling chalk downland and hidden valleys affords wonderful walking. Longleat safari park is nearby along with the jurassic coast, with much more. amenities: ample parking. Bed linen, towels, electric and wi-fi included. Regret no smoking. Location: weymouth and bournemouth's sandy beaches approximately 1 hour drive. Shops 3 miles, pub 1 mile. the accommodation offers three bedrooms: 1 king-size situated on the ground floor, next door to the bathroom, 1 spacious double bedroom, with lovely views and en-suite shower, wc and heated towel rail. 1 twin room. Bathroom: with shower over bath, wc and heated towel rail. Lounge: large with woodburner effect electric fire, tv/dvd and french doors leading to patio and garden. Kitchen/diner: large room with cooker, microwave, fridge/freezer, dishwasher and washer/dryer. Outside: enclosed garden with picket fence and patio with seating. Amenities: central heating included. 2 small dogs or 1 medium dog, with responsible owners, by arrangement. Arrival: 3pm.  …see more

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Cottage | 2 Bedrooms | sleeps 4

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from £55 /night

£380 - £760 / week

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  • Suitable for children of all ages
  • Car advised
  • Pets welcome
  • Private garden
 quaint cottage in a village location this quaint cottage is situated in a row of charming cottages in blandford st mary and has been comfortably furnished to provide a perfect base to tour the whole of the area. within easy walking distance of the market town of blandford forum that offers delightful and varied shopping, a weekly market and regular farmers' markets, tea rooms, restaurants and a good bus service. The cottage is close to the stour inn, a small friendly inn offering first class hospitality and good food. Centrally located for visiting dorset's jurassic coast with the impressive lulworth cove and durdle door within 17 miles. The award-winning sandy beaches of bournemouth, sandbanks and weymouth are within easy driving distance. Many attractions are available such as monkey world, longleat and various national trust properties. the accommodation offers two bedrooms: 1 king-size and 1 twin. Bathroom: with handheld shower over bath and wc. Lounge: cosy with tv, dvd, hi-fi and woodburner. Dining room: with dining table and chairs seating 4. Kitchen: with gas hob, electric fan oven, dishwasher, fridge/freezer, washing machine and microwave. Outside: from the kitchen access to the enclosed, suntrap courtyard with seating and bbq. Additional side entrance to the property and locked storage for bikes (to be arranged with the owner). Amenities: roadside parking. Bed linen, towels, electric and heating included. Regret no smoking inside the property. 1 dog by arrangement. Location: beach 18 miles, shops and pubs walking distance.  …see more

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Barn | 1 Bedroom | sleeps 2

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from £44 /night

£305 - £595 / week

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  • Suitable for children of all ages
  • Car advised
  • No pets allowed
  • Private garden
1 of 3 cottages, positioned within the owners 13 acres, perfect location for exploring dorset these cosy, but well-appointed cottages are nestled in the grounds of a farm where the owner lives and a warm welcome awaits you, but your privacy is assured. The farm is home to one of the largest collection of private horse drawn vehicles, a perfect holiday retreat for even the most discerning guests. the location is easily accessible making it an ideal base throughout the year for a weekend break or a touring holiday. Dorset has something for everyone, with countless picturesque villages, the market towns of shaftesbury (5.5 miles), the gold hill and gillingham (3 miles) and the historic cities of salisbury and bath. You will be spoilt for choice for walks as dorset's beautiful landscape of rolling chalk downland and hidden valleys affords wonderful walking. Longleat safari park is nearby along with the jurassic coast, with much more. amenities: ample parking. Bed linen, towels, electric and wi-fi included. Regret no smoking. Location: weymouth and bournemouth's sandy beaches approximately 1 hour drive. Shops 3 miles, pub 1 mile. the accommodation offers one bedroom: double with en-suite shower over bath and wc. Lounge/kitchen/diner: open-plan area with tv and dvd. Kitchen has an electric oven, hob, microwave, fridge and washing machine. Outside: enclosed sun-trap patio and seating. Amenities: night storage heating included. Regret no pets.  …see more

With its rolling countryside and mild climate, Dorset is a favourite location for holidaymakers. There are quiet villages and interesting local markets to explore as well as great walking, horse riding and fishing on the river Stour. The New Forest is a great base for outdoor activities and the region is also home to Stonehenge and cities such as Bath, Salisbury and Bournemouth.