Cottage | 5 bedrooms | sleeps 10

Key Info
  • Beach or lakeside relaxation
  • Great for children of all ages
  • No pets allowed
  • Private garden
  • Car advised
  • Nearest beach 16km

TINCLETON LODGE is a luxury self-catering accommodation awarded both with 5 Star and coveted with GOLD and the M3a Disability awards for 2014. Free Wi-FI. Offering spacious accommodation for up to 10 with 5 bedrooms and 4 bathrooms. Secure garden with gas barbecue and garden furniture, loungers etc. New Private Tennis Court from Summer 2014 available by appointment.

The Lodge offers excellent period accommodation with en suite bathrooms and open fires to warm yourself by. Situated in Tincleton, 4 miles from the County Town of Dorchester in Dorset within 600 acres of private glorious farmland with its excellent facilities for walking and fishing - Visitors offered to wander freely, roam the countryside and expore the River Frome with its excellent selection of wildlife.

Located near the Jurassic Coastline and in the heart of the Hardye Wessex Country. Studland, Weymouth, Portland, Durdle Door, the Purbecks, Monkey World, Kingston Maurward and the Animal Park, Athelhampton House all within easy access.

Size Sleeps up to 10, 5 bedrooms
Nearest beach Weymouth 16 km
Will consider Corporate bookings, Long term lets (over 1 month), Short breaks (1-4 days)
Access Car advised, Wheelchair users
Nearest travel links Nearest airport: Bournemouth International Airport 40 km, Nearest railway: Dorchester 8 km
Family friendly Great for children of all ages, Suitable for people with restricted mobility
Notes No pets allowed, No smoking at this property

Features and Facilities

Luxuries Log fire, Internet access, DVD player
General Central heating, TV, Video player, CD player, Safe, Wi-Fi available
Standard Kettle, Toaster, Iron, Hair dryer
Utilities Clothes dryer, Dishwasher, Cooker, Microwave, Fridge, Freezer, Washing machine
Rooms 5 bedrooms, 9 bathrooms of which 4 Family bathrooms, 3 En suites and 2 Shower rooms
Furniture Single beds (6), Double beds (2), Cots (1), Dining seats for 10, Lounge seats for 10
Other Linen provided, Towels provided, High chair
Outdoors Balcony or terrace, Private garden, Private tennis court, BBQ, Private fishing lake or river
Access Wheelchair users, Secure parking
Further details indoors

Facilities include a new modern well-equipped kitchen/dining area with microwave, electric oven, dishwasher, fridge, freezer, washing machine and tumble dryer. FREE WI-FI.

The spacious living room has an old inglenook fireplace with a woodburner, original bread oven, digital television and dvd player.

Upstairs - The bedrooms comprise of 2 double luxury en-suite rooms each with king size double beds and television, also 2 character twin bedded rooms and an additional luxurious bathroom with walk-in shower, freestanding bath etc.

Downstairs - 1 luxury twin-bedded en suite shower room with underfloor heating, television and access leading out to the patio area. This room is suitable for those wishing to avoid stairs and can accommodate those with disabled needs

Outside - Terraced area with beautiful garden furniture, relaxing loungers, gas barbeque, outside housing area with additional large fridge for barbeque/extra drinks etc., washing machine and tumble dryer.

Further details outdoors

Outside is an attractive terraced area and garden which is totally secure for children's safety and peace of mind. Gas BBQ and quality garden furniture provided. Sun Loungers for relaxation. Nature Trail around the farm. Set on 600 acres of private farmland where Visitors are welcome to enjoy walks around the farm, meadowland, woods and lakes. Feeding ducks is particularly popular. Farm animals and very friendly pets. Private Fishing on the River Frome. Private fishing on lakes for children to learn to cast and beautiful streams for paddling and catching minnows. Private tennis court by appointment which will be available from Summer 2014.

Further details

The price of rental for the accommodation includes all crisp white bed linen (no cot linen), towels - one hand and one luxury sized bath sheet (beach towels available at extra cost by request), electricity, central heating, underfloor heating, gas for the barbeque and logs and coal for the woodburner.

The West Country region

Dorset offers an excellent climate through the summer and has excellent beaches and glorious countryside to explore, situated in the South of England Dorset's is famous for its stunning Jurassic Coastline, which offers amazing views and the chance to find a real piece of history in the form of a fossil and beautiful beaches. Stunning beaches such as Ringstead, Weymouth, The Chesil, Burton Bradstock, Lyme Regis, West Bay, Charmouth, Seatown all within easy reach.

Delightful market towns such as Dorchester, Bridport, Lyme Regis, Sherborne, Beaminster, Blandford all very accessible.

Sailing activities available at Portland, Weymouth and Poole are ideal.

Bournemouth and Poole easy access.

Also set in the Hardye Wessex Countryside with Hardye's birthplace closeby.

Bovington Tank Museum, Monkey World, Athelhampton House and Gardens, Kingston Maurward Animal Park and Gardens, Farmer Palmers, Tutankhamun Museum, Dinasaur Museum, numerous beaches, Tower Park Poole activity Park, Hardy's birthplace, Laurence of Arabia's cottage all accessible within 20 - 20 minutes.

In short Dorset is the perfect place to come and enjoy either its countryside or beaches with miles of untouched beaches and quaint little villages to explore you are never short of things to do.

Dorchester

The cottage offers luxury self-catering accommodation and is situated in Tincleton, a quiet village of Dorset in the heart of Hardy's Wessex. The county town of Dorchester is only 5 miles away and The World Heritage Coast and Weymouth Bay 10 miles.

Although extremely accessible to the numerous local attractions, pubs, restaurants and shops, the property enjoys an idyllic rural location set in 600 acres of farmland. For nature lovers this is absolute paradise with miles of beautiful woodland and riverside walks. Fishing platforms have been constructed to enable children (and adults) to learn to fish on private lakes and a nature trail follows the meandering River Frome, renowned for its brown trout and greyling fishing, which is also available to guests by arrangement. The water meadows are rich in wildlife and the River Frome is now a recognised Site of Special Scientific Interest due to its populations of rare species such as the otter and water vole.

The farm boasts many enterprises including a small pedigree herd of Red Devon cattle, salad crop production and an aquatic centre which sells all types of home grown cold water fish and aquatic plants to the public. Guests are always made welcome and are free to explore the farm and the surrounding area.