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Very Good 4.5/5 

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Shaftesbury / Semley

Cottage / 3 Bedrooms / sleeps 6

Very Good 4.5/5 

3 Nights min stay

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from £78 / night

£540 - £907 / week

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Key info:

  • Nearest beach 39 km
  • Great for children of all ages
  • Car essential
  • Some pets are welcome - please contact the owner
  • Private garden
Charming hideaway close to Shaftesbury Perfect for complete relaxation, and a great starting point for a tour of the the West Country. 30 best places to live in the UK countryside - nearby Tisbury voted number 2 by the Times of March 2014  …see more


1 Apr 2015

5/5

"Charming old world cottage in idyllic setting"

We loved Dibbens and the nearby village of Semley with its cheerful local pub. Good walks on doorstep. Cottage is homely,peaceful,spacious and bookcases are full of interesting browsing. Gardens are c… More


4 Nov 2014

5/5

"I never understood the idea of "I can't rate it highly enough" so I'm going to give it a go."

Dibben's is delightful, I strongly recommend it. Much more like visiting friends in the country who have a charming, warm, tasteful house they are generous enough to share than the usual holiday rent… More


1 Nov 2014

5/5

"Idylic cottage set in rural surroundings"

We have just spent 3 days at Dibbens Cottage and on arrival we immediatly fell in love with its charm and character it has a wonderful welcoming feel as you walk through the door and didn't take us lo… More

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Excellent 5/5 

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Dorset / Shaftesbury

Cottage / 2 Bedrooms / sleeps 4

Excellent 5/5 

7 Nights min stay

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from £55 / night

£385 - £695 / week

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Key info:

  • Nearest beach 45 km
  • Great for children of all ages
  • Car not necessary
  • No pets allowed
  • Private garden
Easter Cottage is in the heart of the conservation area of the Saxon hill top town of Shaftesbury. It has been recently refurbished to a high standard. Peaceful yet central location. Short level walk to all attractions Gold Hill, cafes, bars etc. Private courtyard par  …see more


13 Sep 2013

5/5

"Last minute heaven"

This was a very much a last minute booking. Saw it was available on the Saturday and was able to rent from Sunday to Sunday. Met by owner, Ashley who gave us not only a comprehensive tour but the best… More


5 Sep 2013

5/5

"Wonderful stay in a typical english cottage"

Cottage in perfect conditions, clean and fully equipped. Excellent location for exploring Dorset, Somerset and Wiltshire and fantastic welcome by the hosts. They are very kindly and helpfull: thanks f… More


26 Aug 2013

5/5

"Cosy, central, charming cottage"

My mom, myself, and my teenage son rented Easter Cottage for two weeks. Easter Cottage was a great home-base for our travels throughout Dorset. We had daily adventures: Salsibury, Bath, Dorchester, an… More

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Excellent 5/5 

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Dorset / Shaftesbury

House / 3 Bedrooms / sleeps 5

Excellent 5/5 

2 Nights min stay

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from £122 / night

£850 - £900 / week

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Key info:

  • Great for children of all ages
  • No pets allowed
  • Private garden
Shaftesbury is perfectly located for that relaxing weekend break exploring the countryside of Dorset, Wiltshire or Somerset - or for a longer cycling, walking or even seaside holiday, with the famous Jurassic coast being less than an hour's drive away. Please Note: We c  …see more


8 Aug 2015

5/5

"Absolutely Beautiful"

We were fortunate to stay at September Cottage in Shaftesbury while touring England and this lovely cottage was beyond our expectations. From the cosy kitchen to the lovely sunroom that overlooked a … More


25 Jun 2015

5/5

"Wonderful"

The moment we walked in we were extremely pleased and impressed. A card and bottle of Prosecco was left for us in the [amazing] kitchen. The cottage was lovely; very clean and light, with beautiful bu… More


16 Mar 2015

5/5

"Fantastic cottage, caring host"

Fantastic accommodation, loads of space, tastefully decorated and in a great location on a peaceful road only minutes walk from the town centre. It provided everything the 5 adults in my party needed … More

Thank you - very much appreciated. Would be great to welcome you all to the cottage at some future date.

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Excellent 5/5 

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Dorset / Shaftesbury

Cottage / 2 Bedrooms / sleeps 4

Excellent 5/5 

7 Nights min stay

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from £57 / night

£395 - £745 / week

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Key info:

  • Great for children of all ages
  • Car not necessary
  • No pets allowed
  • Private garden
This lovely cottage is in the ancient area of the Saxon hilltop town of Shaftesbury.  …see more


23 Jun 2015

5/5

"Best holiday cottage I've ever stayed in."

Summer Lodge is absolutely beautiful. It's spotlessly clean and in a fantastic position. We felt at home straight away. Bread, eggs, butter, croissants and fruit were left for us. The cottage has priv… More


12 May 2015

5/5

"Great central location in peaceful haven"

From the first email enquiry to the whole of our stay Dawn was helpful, responsive and efficient. Summer Lodge has recently been refurbished and it is a really nice two bedroom cottage right in the he… More


12 Jan 2015

5/5

"First class property and hosts"

Summer Lodge was perfect. Well situated on the "doorstep" of a beautiful town. Very tranquil and furnished to a high standard. All went to making ours a relaxing and interesting break. The hosts were… More

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Excellent 5/5 

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Shaftesbury / Higher Coombe

Studio / sleeps 2

Excellent 5/5 

2 Nights min stay

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from £64 / night

£445 / week

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  • Nearest beach 55 km
  • Suitable for children over 5
  • Car advised
  • Some pets are welcome - please contact the owner
  • Private garden
Eco-friendly, modern, self-contained annex for 2 in secluded area of outstanding natural beauty 5 mins east of Shaftesbury and on the edge of ancient woodland. Ideal for walking holidays in 'Thomas Hardy Country', short breaks and trips to the nearby Jurassic coast. Set  …see more


1 Sep 2014

5/5

"Perfect hideaway for two"

The Coppice Studio was just perfect for us, great location, peacefully tucked away in a hamlet, but close to Shaftesbury and other amenities. The Studio is really well equipped, comfortable, light and… More


22 Aug 2014

5/5

"Lovely and so relaxing"

My husband and I stayed for three nights at The Coppice Studio with our dog. We had a lovely and relaxing time at The Coppice which is located in beautifully peaceful surroundings. Neil and Gabriela … More


3 Jan 2014

5/5

"Excellent, and a Truth and Honest and Exact Description!"

My Girlfriend and I were looking for a London retreat, and in the Coppice we found it. Its is tucked away on a quiet hilly cul-de-sac. The house was warm well stocked and well furnished. Our hosts alt… More

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Excellent 5/5 

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from £286 / night

£2000 - £3000 / week

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Holiday home in Shaftesbury

Dorset / Shaftesbury

House / 5 Bedrooms / sleeps 10

Excellent 5/5 

2 Nights min stay

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from £286 / night

£2000 - £3000 / week

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Key info:

  • Nearest beach 30 km
  • Great for children of all ages
  • Car not necessary
  • No pets allowed
  • Private garden
Stylish, large, luxurious, private gated 5 bedroom, 4 bathroom house which sleeps 10. Spacious open plan living set in over an acre of land. Roof terrace with panoramic views over stunning Dorset countryside. Good local pubs, restaurants, walks and fishing all close by.  …see more


18 Aug 2015

5/5

"Excellent accommodation with the perfect landlord"

We stayed at this property in Shaftesbury for 4 days for a birthday celebration in the family. We had 10 members of the family stay at the house including children. Our hosts presented us with a beaut… More


31 May 2015

5/5

"Fantastic!!"

We booked this house for an extended family break over the May half term weekend. The accommodation was absolutely fantastic – modern, bright, clean, spacious and beautifully presented. The location… More


9 May 2015

5/5

"Excellent, really nice environment"

We are a group of 10 and had a stay here for 2 nights. The hosts are really friendly and well- prepared before we arrived. The house is well-equipped, towels and toiletries are provided. There are… More

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Excellent 5/5 

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Dorset / Shaftesbury

Lodge / 4 Bedrooms / sleeps 8

Excellent 5/5 

Short stays welcome

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from £97 / night

£675 - £895 / week

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Key info:

  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Great for children of all ages
  • No pets allowed
  • Private garden
These super luxury lodges are stylish and contemporary, complete with their own large decked area to make the most of the fresh Dorset air, surrounded by their own spacious lawns and near by spring water lake, BBQ area, outdoor furniture and lots of open space. We also  …see more


28 Jul 2015

5/5

"Excallent accomodation with surprises"

This is probably the best ever self catering accommodation we've ever had. The accommodation is clean, tidy and everything is of the highest standard. What surprised us was the provision of bread and … More

Thank you for your review. I am so pleased you enjoyed your stay and you found our 'little extras' a welcome surprise. We do our best to provide a high standard of accommodation and are so lucky to be in such a lovely location, surrounded be so many places to visit on a day out! We hope you are able to come again soon. Kind Regards Shaftesbury Luxury Lodges


28 Jul 2015

5/5

"Perfect family break location"

Peacefull location, everything needed in lodge. Many visitor attractions nearby. Lovely farm shop for food nearby "Udder Farm Shop" Great Pub Restaurant nearby " Kings Arms"… More

Thank you for taking the time to review our accommodation. We are really happy that you enjoyed your stay. We are so spoilt to be located in a rural idyll but with such fantastic amenities near by. The two your found are two of my favorites but there are so many more to explore. We look forward to welcoming you again soon Kind Regards The team at Shaftesbury Luxury Lodges


16 Aug 2015

5/5

"What a fantastic place to stay."

Having stayed at a number of rental holiday homes in the past we were more than impressed by the comfort and cleanliness we found when we arrived at the Abbey Lodge. The lodge is immaculate and has … More

Thank you for taking the time to review us. We are really pleased you enjoyed your stay and we look forward to welcoming you again. Kind Regards All the team at Shaftesbury Luxury Lodges

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Excellent 5/5 

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Shaftesbury / Donhead St Andrew

House / 2 Bedrooms / sleeps 4

Excellent 5/5 

1 night min stay

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from £280 / night

£1960 / week

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Key info:

  • Nearest beach 50 km
  • Not suitable for children
  • Car advised
  • No pets allowed
  • Private garden
Larmer Tree Chalke Valley History Festival Port Regis Sandroyd St Mary's Bryanston Canford Sherborne. Apart from for the express use of lighting the woodburner/barbeque, no smoking, flames, fires or fireworks.  …see more


15 Jun 2015

5/5

"A Hidden Gem!"

A truly incredible property. You have to see it to appreciate it. It has the best of everything and the attention to detail is incredible. The owners have put so much love and thought into what makes … More


25 Aug 2014

5/5

"Stunning contemporary hideaway in beautiful English countryside."

The Monopoly House exceeds expectations on all levels. The setting is almost make-believe: with hares hopping around the garden and a view to die for over the fields. Inside, nothing disappoints: ther… More

Thank you, I am really pleased you had a such a good stay, it makes it all worthwhile.

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Excellent 5/5 

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from £48 / night

£336 - £350 / week

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Holiday studio in Semley

Shaftesbury / Semley

Studio / sleeps 2

Excellent 5/5 

1 night min stay

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from £48 / night

£336 - £350 / week

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Key info:

  • Not suitable for children
  • Car advised
  • No pets allowed
An ideal rural retreat for exploring the area, any length of stay over two nights considered, lovely walks and cycling from the door, a substantial continental breakfast can be provided if required, lots of interesting places to visit near by. Next door to excellent vil  …see more


29 Aug 2013

5/5

"Applehay Studio - the perfect retreat"

I spent 6 nights at the Applehay Studio earlier this month and would recommend the property to either a solo traveller or couple. It is a very welcoming property, spotlessly clean and very comfortabl… More

Thank you so much for taking the time to leave this lovely positive review, so glad you enjoyed your stay at Applehay Studio and hope to see you again.


19 Jun 2013

5/5

"What a gem!"

This is just a lovely place to stay! The setting on the village green is stunning and the accommodation is spotlessly clean and very well thought out with tremendous attention to detail. Alan and Jo, … More


23 Jun 2015

5/5

"Unique and Cosy"

This little place was an environment of calm. Well maintained, fully equipped high standard of finish to everything. Jo and Alan very welcoming and the village was a place of typical small communit… More

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Excellent 5/5 

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Dorset / Shaftesbury

Cottage / 2 Bedrooms / sleeps 5

Excellent 5/5 

3 Nights min stay

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from £105 / night

£730 / week

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Key info:

  • Great for children of all ages
  • Some pets are welcome - please contact the owner
  • Private garden
In a designated Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty, Fifehead Magdalen is a wonderful base to explore the southwest from the elegance of Georgian Bath to the fossils of the Jurassic Coast. Endless walks, gorgeous countryside, and some of England's most charming towns.  …see more


24 Jun 2015

5/5

"Gem of a cottage in beautiful Dorset landscape"

We booked the cottage for three nights as a last minute break and it truly exceeded our expectations. It is beautifully furnished, clean, comfortable and well equipped. It is perfectly situated and is… More


11 May 2015

5/5

"Superb cottage in a great location"

We spent 4 days in the cottage, but we should have booked longer since we so much enjoyed the house and the trips we made. The cottage is perfect: it has all the comfort one expects, it is tastefully… More

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Shaftesbury / Margaret Marsh

Caravan/Mobile Home / 1 Bedroom / sleeps 4

4 Nights min stay

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from £57 / night

£395 - £695 / week

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Key info:

  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Suitable for children over 5
  • No pets allowed
CHARLOTTE IS A BEAUTIFUL VINTAGE CARAVAN DELIVERED TO A DESTINATION OF YOUR CHOICE OR YOU CAN STAY WITH US IN SHAFTESBURY, DORSET AT OUR STUNNING LAKESIDE LOCATION.  …see more

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Dorset / Shaftesbury

Caravan/Mobile Home / 1 Bedroom / sleeps 2

4 Nights min stay

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from £57 / night

£395 - £695 / week

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Key info:

  • Not suitable for children
  • No pets allowed
Stay at our stunning lakeside location or we can deliver Rosalee to the destination of your choice. Great for holidays, weddings, events and photo shoots.  …see more

Excellent 5/5 

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Dorset / Shaftesbury

Cottage / 3 Bedrooms / sleeps 6

Excellent 5/5 

Min stay varies

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from £97 / night

£675 / week

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Key info:

  • Nearest beach 48 km
  • Great for children of all ages
  • Car essential
  • Some pets are welcome - please contact the owner
  • Private garden
The ideal location for Walking, Cycling, Riding, Sightseeing or just Relaxing in the Beautiful English Countryside. Shepherd's Hut at no additional cost. Child Friendly. Close to Shaftesbury home of Gold Hill, Salisbury, Dorchester, Sherborne and the Jurassic Coast.  …see more


2 Aug 2015

5/5

"Great and peaceful !"

Nous sommes heureux d'avoir séjourné à Gable cottage ! Il est rare de trouver autant de choses pour nous souhaiter la bienvenue : scones, céréales pour les enfants, beurre, lait, muffins..., un b… More


26 Apr 2015

5/5

"A very special cottage"

A comfortable and clean cottage with fantastic far reaching views of the hills. Good parking at the property and convenient local bus to Shaftesbury and along the Chalke Valley to Salisbury. Excellent… More


14 Apr 2015

5/5

"We have only been home a day and re-booked to go back!"

This is a beautiful life size dolls house surrounded with stunning scenery. The owners are very accommodating and could not do enough to ensure we had a lovely break away. We arrived to an amazing wel… More

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Excellent 5/5 

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Shaftesbury / Stour Provost

Cottage / 2 Bedrooms / sleeps 3

Excellent 5/5 

3 Nights min stay

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from £63 / night

£439 - £717 / week

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Key info:

  • Great for children of all ages
  • Car advised
  • No pets allowed
A beautifully appointed cottage, perfect for two people and quietly situated along a winding country lane in the parish of Stour Provost, 4 miles from the Dorset hilltop town of Shaftesbury  …see more


21 Jun 2015

5/5

"Loveley cottages with rural charm"

Searching a home base for Dorset, Somerset and Whiltshire Abbotts Cottage was the best choice I could ever made. All sightseeings are easy to reach - the Jurassic Coast, Montecute House, Glastonbury, … More


8 Jun 2015

5/5

"Wonderful getaway"

We booked this accommodation on the day we wanted our getaway to start. The booking experience was great - Thank you. The Cottage is wonderful and had everything we needed for our stay. It really was … More


1 Jun 2015

5/5

"A haven of rest and recuperation"

A beautiful cottage hidden in rural North Dorset. It was so peaceful and beautiful we can't help but relax when we come here. The garden is beautiful, and to sit in the evening sun on the terrace is m… More

I can only echo your glowing comments. Yes, it is a beautiful cottage in an utterly peaceful location with so much to see and in the area. We're so glad you enjoyed your stay. Hideaways Reservations team.

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Excellent 5/5 

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Dorset / Shaftesbury

Barn / 2 Bedrooms / sleeps 4

Excellent 5/5 

Short stays welcome

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from £55 / night

£380 - £760 / week

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Key info:

  • Great for children of all ages
  • Car advised
  • No pets allowed
  • Private garden
converted stables in delightful dorset village this converted stable is perfectly positioned in the village of stour row to enjoy the delights that dorset has to offer. Skilfully done the external remains largely unchanged whilst the interior off...  …see more


23 May 2015

5/5

"Peaceful break at lovely cottage"

Caalm Barn is a lovely cottage surrounded by countryside on a farm. We visited 5 years ago and it was ideal for the break we were looking for and decided to return again this year. The owners are v… More

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Excellent 5/5 

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Dorset / Shaftesbury

Barn / 2 Bedrooms / sleeps 5

Excellent 5/5 

Short stays welcome

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from £51 / night

£355 - £750 / week

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Key info:

  • Great for children of all ages
  • Car advised
  • Pets welcome
barn conversion set within unique farm in 28 acres. Sleeps 4+1 this quaint semi-detached barn has been tastefully converted using redundant listed farm buildings and nestles within a 28 acres private specialist farm. Access to the barn via a narro...  …see more


27 Jul 2015

5/5

"Lovely cottage in idylic setting"

I booked to stay here for a week with my 90yo mother, one of the main reasons being the accessible bathroom! It's a lovely cottage and we had a great time staying here. My only concern was that the … More

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Shaftesbury / Semley

Cottage / 3 Bedrooms / sleeps 5

3 Nights min stay

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from £81 / night

£561 - £843 / week

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Key info:

  • Great for children of all ages
  • Car advised
  • Pets welcome
Graded 4 stars by Visit Britain (Gold Award), Seniors Farm Cottage is peacefully situated at the end of a long farm track on the borders of Wiltshire and Dorset.  …see more

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Dorset / Shaftesbury

Barn / 2 Bedrooms / sleeps 3

Short stays welcome

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from £56 / night

£390 - £675 / week

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Key info:

  • Great 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 wiltshir...  …see more

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Shaftesbury / Donhead St Andrew

Cottage / 1 Bedroom / sleeps 2

3 Nights min stay

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from £50 / night

£344 - £558 / week

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Key info:

  • Not suitable for children
  • Car advised
  • No pets allowed
  • Private garden
Beautifully presented Bramble Cottage Annexe is the perfect base for a peaceful break in the Wiltshire/Dorset countryside, part of an Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty.  …see more

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Dorset / Shaftesbury

Barn / 2 Bedrooms / sleeps 3

Short stays welcome

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from £48 / night

£335 - £710 / week

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Key info:

  • Great 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 wiltshir...  …see more

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Dorset / Shaftesbury

Barn / 2 Bedrooms / sleeps 4

Short stays welcome

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from £53 / night

£370 - £750 / week

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Key info:

  • Great for children of all ages
  • Car advised
  • Pets welcome
  • Private garden
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 wiltshir...  …see more

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Dorset / Shaftesbury

Villa / 2 Bedrooms / sleeps 2

Short stays welcome

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from £40 / night

£280 - £525 / week

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Key info:

  • Suitable for children over 5
  • 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 di...  …see more

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Dorset / Shaftesbury

Log cabin / 1 Bedroom / sleeps 3

Short stays welcome

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from £45 / night

£315 - £660 / week

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Key info:

  • Great for children of all ages
  • Car advised
  • No pets allowed
  • 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 adv...  …see more

Excellent 5/5 

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Dorset / Shaftesbury

Cottage / 2 Bedrooms / sleeps 5

Excellent 5/5 

Short stays welcome

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from £40 / night

£278 - £599 / week

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Key info:

  • Nearest beach 0 km
  • Great for children of all ages
  • Car advised
  • No pets allowed
  • Private garden
Able to sleep five people, this two bedroom property is situated on the border between Somerset and Dorset in the little village of Henstridge.  …see more


2 Dec 2011

5/5

"Beautiful country cottage"

The family that run the cottage are very friendly and helpful and the cottages are brilliant value for money. The accommodation is good and has everything you need for your stay. It is an ideal locati… More

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Very Good 4/5 

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Shaftesbury / Cann

Cottage / 2 Bedrooms / sleeps 4

Very Good 4/5 

Short stays welcome

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from £40 / night

£278 - £617 / week

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Key info:

  • Suitable for children over 5
  • Car advised
  • No pets allowed
  • Private garden
The historic market-town of Shaftesbury sits 750 feet above sea-level, looking down onto the Blackmore Vale.  …see more


1 Dec 2011

4/5

"Great short break"

Cottage was very good, in a quiet location, with lovely views and easy access by car to Shaftesbury and other Dorset attractions. November weather was kind - sunny. Gold Hill, Shaftesbury (location of… More


5 Nov 2010

4/5

"A pleasant week in Dorset"

Ryecross was a clean well;appointed and comfortable cottage with avery pleasant outlook over the Blackmoor Vale. We enjoyed our very much in the local area and beyond to the coast. It helped to have g… More

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Excellent 5/5 

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Dorset / Shaftesbury

House / 3 Bedrooms / sleeps 6

Excellent 5/5 

7 Nights min stay

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from £71 / night

£492 - £1190 / week

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  • Not suitable for children
  • No pets allowed
Set in the quaint village of Fontmell Magna just south of the Saxon hilltop town of Shaftesbury, with its 9th-century abbey and gold hill (the setting for TV's Hovis advertisement), this delightful Grade II listed, 250 year old, thatched holiday home, one of a pair, ...  …see more


22 Jun 2015

5/5

"Over & Above Expectaions"

We arrived after a long journey and opened the door and 'wow ' what a cottage. Both my wife and myself knew immediately the journey had been worthwhile. The furnishings,décor and appliances were a… More

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Very Good 4.5/5 

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Dorset / Shaftesbury

Cottage / 2 Bedrooms / sleeps 5

Very Good 4.5/5 

Short stays welcome

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from £39 / night

£272 - £586 / week

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Key info:

  • Nearest beach 0 km
  • Great for children of all ages
  • Car advised
  • No pets allowed
  • Private garden
Able to sleep up to five people, this two bedroom property is situated on the border between Dorset and Somerset in the little village of Henstridge.  …see more


16 Sep 2011

5/5

"Good"

We stayed two weeks. It was an excellent place for taking daytrips. There's enough to do in the surrounding, all in 40 miles reach.… More


13 Aug 2014

4/5

"Single level accomodation."

I booked the cottage after looking at the information on the Sykes cottages website. As I was travelling with my parents, one with mobility issues, I wanted a single level accommodation this fitted th… More


18 Dec 2009

4/5

"Wheelchair users"

The cottage and the owners were great, however for a wheelchair user the drive way is a nightmare because of the gravel. Especially powered chair users. The only way of getting into the cottage was by… More

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Dorset / Shaftesbury

House / 1 Bedroom / sleeps 2

7 Nights min stay

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from £32 / night

£222 - £512 / week

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  • Not suitable for children
  • No pets allowed
Set in peaceful countryside close to the Dorset/Somerset border, it forms the wing of Court Farmhouse. Set on a 200 acre working farm overlooking open countryside in the centre of Buckhorn Weston. Walks abound, Stourhead House and gardens (NT), Shaftesbury and the Lo...  …see more

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Dorset / Shaftesbury

Cottage / 4 Bedrooms / sleeps 8

3 Nights min stay

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from £132 / night

£919 - £1982 / week

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  • Great for children of all ages
  • No pets allowed
This 300-year-old detached thatched flint property nestles in a secluded valley on the Cranborne Chase, 1 mile from Ashmore. There is direct access to forest walks and mountain bike trails. Ideal for a 'get away from it all' holiday.  …see more

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from £151 / night

£1055 - £1982 / week

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Holiday home in Shaftesbury

Dorset / Shaftesbury

House / 4 Bedrooms / sleeps 7

3 Nights min stay

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from £151 / night

£1055 - £1982 / week

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  • Ask owner if suitable for children
  • No pets allowed
The Old Piggeries is a large detached holiday home situated on the quietest edge of this beautiful, much sought after village, adjacent to a gentle chalk stream with idyllic views of open farmland. The village has two pubs, a generalstore and a cafe that sits above the  …see more

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Dorset / Shaftesbury

Cottage / 3 Bedrooms / sleeps 6

Short stays welcome

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from £53 / night

£368 - £896 / week

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  • Great for children of all ages
  • Pets welcome
  • Private garden
This barn conversion near Shaftesbury sleeps six people in three bedrooms.  …see more

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Dorset / Shaftesbury

House / 2 Bedrooms / sleeps 6

7 Nights min stay

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from £41 / night

£287 - £635 / week

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  • Suitable for children over 5
  • Car advised
  • Pets welcome
  • Private garden
Sleeping up to six people in two bedrooms, this self contained wing near Shaftesbury is in an ideal location for exploring Dorset.  …see more

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Dorset / Shaftesbury

Cottage / 3 Bedrooms / sleeps 5

7 Nights min stay

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from £41 / night

£287 - £620 / week

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  • Suitable for children over 5
  • No pets allowed
  • Private garden
This Grade II listed stone cottage is located in the town of Shaftesbury and can sleep five people in two bedrooms.  …see more

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Dorset / Shaftesbury

House / 2 Bedrooms / sleeps 4

7 Nights min stay

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from £40 / night

£278 - £723 / week

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  • Not suitable for children
  • No pets allowed
This cosy, 300-year old, semi-detached cottage for 4 is situated in Enmore Green, within walking distance of the historic town centre of Shaftesbury. Ideally placed for exploring the popular and beautiful Blackmore Vale, guests can enjoy wonderful country walking wit...  …see more

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Dorset / Shaftesbury

House / 2 Bedrooms / sleeps 4

7 Nights min stay

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from £44 / night

£306 - £824 / week

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  • Not suitable for children
  • No pets allowed
Situated on the edge of Gillingham in North Dorset, close to the Wiltshire/Somerset border, these two detached converted barns (refs 27736 and 27737), both for four and which can be booked independently or together, offer very presentable quality holiday accommodatio...  …see more

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Dorset / Shaftesbury

House / 2 Bedrooms / sleeps 4

7 Nights min stay

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from £35 / night

£244 - £722 / week

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  • Not suitable for children
  • No pets allowed
Situated in a courtyard of similar properties, these comfortable cottages are adjacent to the owners home and 8 acres of land, in the heart of the Blackdown Vale, an AONB, where the countryside is alive with deer, buzzards and pheasants, and just 4 miles south of Sha...  …see more

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Dorset / Shaftesbury

House / 3 Bedrooms / sleeps 7

7 Nights min stay

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from £48 / night

£332 - £1075 / week

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  • Not suitable for children
  • No pets allowed
Set in a peaceful rural location on the borders of Dorset and Wiltshire, Whitebridge Farm (refs B4335, B4337 and B6844) is ideal for a family touring holiday. Both the South Wiltshire and Dorset cycle ways pass nearby and there are numerous waymarked walks, including...  …see more

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Dorset / Shaftesbury

House / 3 Bedrooms / sleeps 6

7 Nights min stay

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from £48 / night

£331 - £958 / week

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  • Not suitable for children
  • No pets allowed
In north Dorset between the historic towns of Sherborne and Shaftesbury, and near the Somerset/Wiltshire borders, this detached Scandinavian style wooden lodge is located on the owners' working dairy farm. An excellent touring base with country walks and views over f...  …see more

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Dorset / Shaftesbury

House / 4 Bedrooms / sleeps 8

7 Nights min stay

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from £41 / night

£286 - £861 / week

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  • Not suitable for children
  • No pets allowed
This converted barn is located on the edge of a working dairy farm, next to the owner's house, in the heart of the Blackmoor Vale. An ideal holiday base for exploring the nearby towns of Sherbourne, Blandford and Shaftesbury, where the famous Gold Hill is located. Th...  …see more

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Dorset / Shaftesbury

House / 1 Bedroom / sleeps 2

7 Nights min stay

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from £40 / night

£275 - £563 / week

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  • Not suitable for children
  • No pets allowed
Nestling in a rural location, down a little country lane surrounded by glorious unspoilt downland, is this cosy furnished bungalow. Adjoining the owner's property, there are superb country views from the bungalow overlooking fields, which abound in wildlife, with dee...  …see more

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Dorset / Shaftesbury

House / 2 Bedrooms / sleeps 4

7 Nights min stay

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from £62 / night

£429 / week

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  • Not suitable for children
  • No pets allowed
In the peaceful rural area of north Dorset between Shaftesbury, Sherborne and Sturminster Newton, this end-of-terrace, single-storey barn conversion is an integral part of Todber Manor Fisheries, with well-stocked lakes ideal for the serious angler or pleasure fishin...  …see more

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Dorset / Shaftesbury

House / 2 Bedrooms / sleeps 6

7 Nights min stay

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from £47 / night

£329 - £872 / week

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  • Not suitable for children
  • No pets allowed
Set in a peaceful rural location on the borders of Dorset and Wiltshire, Whitebridge Farm (refs B4335, B4337 and B6844) is ideal for a family touring holiday. Both the South Wiltshire and Dorset cycle ways pass nearby and there are numerous waymarked walks, including...  …see more

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Dorset / Shaftesbury

House / 1 Bedroom / sleeps 3

7 Nights min stay

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from £38 / night

£262 - £652 / week

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  • Not suitable for children
  • No pets allowed
Set in a peaceful rural location on the borders of Dorset and Wiltshire, Whitebridge Farm (refs B4335, B4337 and B6844) is ideal for a family touring holiday. Both the South Wiltshire and Dorset cycle ways pass nearby and there are numerous waymarked walks, including...  …see more

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Dorset / Shaftesbury

House / 2 Bedrooms / sleeps 4

7 Nights min stay

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from £43 / night

£300 - £790 / week

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  • Not suitable for children
  • No pets allowed
This lovely single storey semi-detached converted barn is located in the village of West Stour, north west Dorset between the quaint market town of Shaftesbury and the abbey town of Sherborne. A perfect holiday location in a popular area. Within easy driving distance...  …see more

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Dorset / Shaftesbury

House / 2 Bedrooms / sleeps 4

7 Nights min stay

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from £46 / night

£316 - £876 / week

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  • Not suitable for children
  • No pets allowed
Situated on the edge of Gillingham in North Dorset, close to the Wiltshire/Somerset border, these two detached converted barns (refs 27736 and 27737), both for four and which can be booked independently or together, offer very presentable quality holiday accommodatio...  …see more

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Dorset / Shaftesbury

House / 5 Bedrooms / sleeps 9

7 Nights min stay

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from £96 / night

£670 / week

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  • Not suitable for children
  • No pets allowed
Lovingly restored, this distinctive 400-year-old adjoining cottage boasts all modern facilities yet retains unique period features and charm. With a beautifully landscaped garden, it is set in the heart of Hardy country, making a great base to enjoy the country - wit...  …see more

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Dorset / Shaftesbury

House / 2 Bedrooms / sleeps 4

7 Nights min stay

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from £33 / night

£229 - £647 / week

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  • Not suitable for children
  • No pets allowed
This well-maintained, first floor holiday garden apartment, an addition to the 18th-century farmhouse, has spectacular views and surrounding gardens. Mayo Farm, a working smallholding, overlooks the valleys and hills of the Blackmore Vale from its elevated position. ...  …see more

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Dorset / Shaftesbury

House / 2 Bedrooms / sleeps 4

7 Nights min stay

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from £41 / night

£286 - £702 / week

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  • Not suitable for children
  • No pets allowed
In delightful north Dorset between Shaftesbury, 7 miles, and Sherborne, 9 miles, and set in the owner's grounds, this well presented cottage for 4 is ideally located to explore the many attractions nearby. Enjoy Stourhead House and Gardens, Longleat House and Safari ...  …see more

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