The Coach House
from £57 /night help Price for guests, Nights approx:
from £57 /night help Price for guests, Nights approx:
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Cottage / 2 bedrooms / sleeps 4
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Cottage / 2 bedrooms / sleeps 4
The conversion of this old coach house has created accommodation of a high standard whilst retaining many original features. The Cottage was awarded a Visit Britain FOUR STAR, GOLD accreditation in recognition of the very high standards that it offers. Every effort has been made to provide the very best in quality from the very comfortable beds with the finest cotton linen through to equipment that wont let you down. Having stayed in many self catering cottages over the years, we know how annoying it is to have a blunt knives, non-stick pans that are anything but and beds that are so uncomfortable - you would rather sleep on the floor - you won't find any of that here. There is a small courtyard garden with Weber bbq and patio dining table/chairs with parasol. From the garden you enter the Conservatory with tiled floor, comfortable seats and space for coats & boots; down two steps into Kitchen/Dining Room with underfloor heating and Free View TV. There are 2 Bedrooms: a double with kingsize bed and ensuite: bath with shower over and a twin (can make a 6ft double) with ensuite shower wet-room. Upstairs: Light and spacious Sitting Room with oak floor, rugs, comfortable seating and footstool big enough to share. SKY+HD box (Entertainment Extra, MOVIES and Sport) TV, DVD and CD player/Radio and logburner. Full central heating with thermostatically controlled radiators and constant hot water.Village shop/Post Office for newspapers/bread and essentials is a 3 minute walk away. Pub serving good food is a 10 - 15 minute walk across the park.
|Size||Sleeps up to 4, 2 bedrooms|
|Nearest beach||Durdle Door 3 km|
|Will consider||Corporate bookings, House swap, Long term lets (over 1 month)|
|Nearest Amenities||300 m|
|Nearest travel links||Nearest airport: Bournemouth, Nearest railway: Wool|
|Family friendly||Great for children of all ages|
|Notes||No pets allowed, No smoking at this property|
Features and Facilities
|Luxuries||Log fire, DVD player|
|General||Central heating, TV, CD player, Wi-Fi available|
|Standard||Kettle, Toaster, Iron, Hair dryer|
|Utilities||Clothes dryer, Cooker, Microwave, Fridge, Freezer, Washing machine|
|Rooms||2 bedrooms, 2 bathrooms of which 2 En suites|
|Furniture||Double beds (1), Single beds (2), Cots (1), Dining seats for 4, Lounge seats for 5|
|Other||Linen provided, Towels provided, High chair|
|Outdoors||Private garden, BBQ|
|Access||Parking, Not suitable for wheelchair users|
|Further details indoors|
SKY+HD (Entertainment Extra, Movies and Sport package)
Top quality cotton bedding and large white fluffy towels are supplied
A travel cot is available on request.
A selection of books and dvds are supplied for your enjoyment whilst staying at the cottage.
Fibre Optic Broadband
Relax in front of log fire after a day out exploring this beautiful part of Dorset.
This is a NO SMOKING property.
|Further details outdoors|
Enjoy a BBQ in the privacy of your own courtyard garden - a real suntrap and sheltered from the wind on all sides.
Star gaze on a clear night from the comfort of the sunroom.
The cottage is in the perfect location to explore the many, many places and activities that the Purbecks and indeed all of Dorset has to offer - Walking, beaches, fishing, sightseeing and exploring.
Deposit is payable with full balance being paid 8 weeks prior to holiday commencement date.
Key Instructions and easy to follow directions will be forward to you on payment of the balance.
Sainsburys, Waitrose, Asda and Tesco will all deliver to the cottage. We are happy to accept delivery at a mutually agreed time and unpack shopping ready for your arrival.
Please do not hesitate to contact us with any query whatsoever, this is your holiday and we want you to have peace of mind that our accomodation will meet your requirements.
The Dorset region
Dorset is a county of outstanding natural beauty and boasts a significant amount of magnificent scenery. There are rolling hills with picturesque villages and a coastline with fishing villages and sandy beaches that have been awarded World Heritage status by UNESCO - one of only 4 naturally occuring sites in the United Kingdom. It is an area rich in fossils from the Jurassic period.
There are many ancient Iron Age hill forts ie. Maiden Castle (the largest pre-roman fortress in Britain), stone circles and earth barrows ie. The Five Marys (a five minute walk away!). The County is mainly rural and does not have many large towns other than Bournemouth and Poole. Small towns include the County town of Dorchester, Sherborne, the seaside town of Weymouth (venue for the 2012 Olympic and Paralympic Sailing Competition. Much of Dorset is designated an Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty.
The village of Winfrith Newburgh is truly central to so many attractions. The specatular Jurassic coastline can be explored via the South west coast path which can be joined only a couple of miles away at Lulworth Cove (famous for geological importance and its natural horseshoe shaped harbour) or Durdle Door (famous for its beautiful beach and natural Stone Arch). Clouds Hill (the rural retreat of Lawrence of Arabia) and Max Gate (home to Thomas Hardy) are on the outskirts of Dorchester. The Tank Museum (the world's best collection of tanks and live action displays) and Monkey World Ape Rescue Centre (setting for Channel 5's Monkey Life programme) are both within 5 miles.
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22 Jun 2015
"Fabulous place to stay"
The Coach House is situated in a beautiful quiet village but is only a few miles from lots of great places. Coffee Castle, Swanage, Wareham, Monkey World to name but a few. The accommodation is really lovely, private with your own outside space & everything you would need for a home from home. The bed was extremely comfortable & everywhere was exceptionally clean. The landlords are lovely, friendly & very helpful but don't intrude on your time at all. I would highly recommend The Coach House & I would definitely stay here again.
3 Jun 2015
"Fantastic accommodation & location for the family."
The Coach House in Winfrith Newburgh is a superb place to stay for a family holiday in Dorset. The accommodation is beautifully presented, clean and has everything you need. The location is perfect too; within a 5 minute drive of Durdle Door, 10 mins to Lulworth Cove, 20 mins to Weymouth or 30 mins to Studland. You're spoilt for choice! There's excellent restaurants in the area too. Andy & Tara make you feel very welcome and are happy to recommend places to visit in the area. Definitely recommend & hope to return ourselves one day.
27 Apr 2015
"A first-class and thoroughly enjoyable experience"
We were made to feel very welcome from the outset, with a few unexpected extras provided which were much appreciated. The Coach House was clean and well appointed, matching the description on-line. It was cosy & comfortable and we particularly enjoyed the light, airy lounge upstairs and the sunny conservatory. Our hosts couldn't have been more helpful, lending us a map and offering advice on local attractions. The Coach House was well situated for exploring the Jurassic Coast and the "Award-Winning" village shop had all that we needed. We ate out in the evenings, with mixed success but generally good. We left our comments for future guests to consider. We really can't think of anything that we didn't like about our stay at The Coach House!!
21 Oct 2014
We stayed at the Coach House for my husband's 40th. The owners are very friendly and provide a lovely wecome tray of tea and biscuits. The kitchen is well equiped and the under floor heating was an added luxery. We had our one year old daughter with us and the place was perfectly safe for her. It's ideally situated in a nice quiet village but reasonbly close to Weymouth and other tourist highlights including Monkey World which is well worth a visit. All in all we had a wonderful time and would definately return to the Coach House and Dorset.
1 Aug 2014
"Perfect in every way"
My husband, three year old daughter and my mother in-law enjoyed a fantastic weeks holiday in Tara and Andy's cottage in Dorset. We even had the weather on our side! Everything about the cottage was perfect. Clean, comfortable and well equiped with everything we needed for our stay. Tara and Andy were very welcoming and friendly and the welcome gifts were a lovely personal touch. The location too was fantastic, not far from Dorchester, Corfe, Durdle Door and Lulworth. If you were after a sandy beach then Studland and Shell bay are just a short drive away. The village shop also offered so much more than just milk and newspapers. (freshly baked bread, pastries, quiches, fresh local produce etc) We had such a lovely time that we've already booked to come again next year!!
14 Jan 2014
"Exactly what we were after!"
We had a wonderfully relaxing stay at the Coach House. Highlights for us were the lovely and generous welcome tray and extra touches such as a Christmas card and Birthday card for me, high quality bedding and lovely large towels, and SKY TV. Tara and Andy are lovely and friendly people, and ready to help if needed. It felt so nice to be staying somewhere with hosts like them. The Coach house has everything you need and is in a great location, very close to a village shop selling all the essentials, a pub and a playground. There is loads to do around there too...Corfe Castle, Monkey World, Lulworth Cove (beautiful). Highly recommended. We hope to go back one day!
22 Jul 2013
"A perfect holiday in a perfect place"
We have just had one of the best and most relaxing holidays at the Coach House. Greeted on arrival with the warmest of welcomes from Andy and Tara who couldn`t do enough to make us feel more at home. The accommodation was all we had hoped for and was equiped to a very high standard Incl sky and wifi, plus a lovely tray of goodies that went down very well. A very comfy bed and pillows allowed us to sleep well. The village is full of thatched cottages and the shop lacks for nothing. Andy told us of plenty of places to eat and Tara kept our days busy with places to visit. All in all we had a great time in a great place, we didn`t want to leave and will be back for more very soon.
22 Mar 2013
We stayed at The Coach House for three week nights in March 13. The type of accomodation was perfect for the two of us, and location a 10 minute drive from the coast was exactly what we wanted. We had a very relaxing stay. The furnishings and amenities at The Coach House are excellent. All mod cons including Sky tv and internet access. Perfect for all weather conditions. It was so nice I would happily stay in and chill out if it was raining outside. We recieved an informative note and treats on arrival which was very welcoming. We went for walks at Durdle Door and Lulworth Cove where the scenery was amazing. We also spent a wet day at monkey world which was also a very enjoyable day. Best place to eat we found was the Salt Pig in Wareham and also The Castle Inn, Lulworth. Very good communication with Tara and Andy. I think The Coach House is perfect, I could find nothing to fault!
4 Sep 2012
"Home comforts in a picturesque county"
The Coach House was exactly right for us - mum, dad and daughter, 14. Very clean and deceptively roomy inside, it had all the home comforts we needed - and more, thanks to the Tara and Andy's welcoming gifts of fresh-laid eggs, cereal, tea and biscuits. The beds were particularly comfortable and the conservatory made such a difference: a sun-trap in fine weather and cosy when it rained. Thoughtful extras like en suite in both bedrooms, a second TV in the dining area, books, games and DVDs added to our enjoyment. Combine this with the magnificent coast and countryside Dorset offers, and The Coach House was just about the best accommodation we have experienced during many years of self-catering!
19 Aug 2012
The accomdation was perfect and we received such a lovely warm welcome upon arrival. A fantastic base for visiting various parts of Dorset. Lulworth Cove and Durdle Door beach that are situated quite close to the accomodation are a must visit. Would most definatley recommend this accomodation as it felt like home from home.