“Beautiful cottage in great location” Three generations of us stayed at Wissett Cottage and we all loved it. It's a beautiful character cottage, spacious, tastefully furnished and very comfortable. It has a well equipped kitchen for us to cook our own
Lovely cottage in idyllic situation, well-appointed, couldn't be better. The location is lovely with access to surrounding countryside including Corfe Castle and Wareham. The family friendly seaside r… More
“Beautiful cottage in perfect location”
Reviewed 27 Mar 2013
This was our second stay at Wissett Cottage, this time with a toddler, a young baby and a Granny in tow. Both times we found the property spacious, yet cosy in the colder evenings. The kitchen was mod… More
“Lovely cottage” Stayed here over Christmas week and it is a absolutely beautiful cottage. The reason why it hasn't got 5 stars is because cooking xmas dinner for 6, we struggled with baking trays and had to buy more. Also the garden wasn't totally sec
Self catering one bed luxury cottage for two.
Beautiful rural location.
Ideal romantic, bolt hole in the countryside
Only one mile from Lyme Regis town and beach
Local pub and shop 10 mins walk through woodland glen.
Luxury bed linen , waterfall show …see more
“Very comfortable accommodation in a great location” This apartment was perfect for a long weekend stay, right on the coast road, without the hustle and bustle of being closer to Bournemouth but conveniently situated for visiting lots of places such as
The cottage itself is a beautiful place that's well maintained and in a really handy location for the village. We went with my 7yr old daughter too and she loved the thatched roof and easy access to … More
“Wonderful stay in cosy cottage”
Reviewed 10 Sep 2012
Recently stayed on August bank holiday. Cottage well located for castle, beaches etc.. Loved the cottage and decorated well with thoughtful items such as ipod dock radio in bedroom. Nice and clean. Ow… More
“Quaint little cottage, within 5 miles walk of the castle”
Reviewed 10 Aug 2012
Fantastic holiday, with some good sunshine. The cottage is within 5 min walk of the castle, and 4 pubs all offering good food and great hosts.
Studland beach and Swange are all within a 15 min drive… More
“excellent appartment ideal location” could not fault one thing just like home from home
everything has been thought of inside of the appartment
toys for my little girl ,dvds etc
the views are out of this world
beds are comfy
we have booked f
A contemporary, spacious house with private off-road parking. Situated in a central position on the lower part of the island, makes it ideal for guests visiting the Weymouth and Portland National Sailing Academy or the Jurrassic Coastline.
Ideal for small groups, coup …see more
“Beautiful penthouse” I will recommend this.a bit of a distance from the beach but so beautiful it does not matter.the house is a home away from home.owner thought of everything to make you comfortable.its so nice that you can leave the windows open ev
“We want to come back next year!” The lodge is warm, clean, bright, well equipped, comfy. We could see the sun rise and set from its windows. As we were on a walking weekend it was such a nice home to come home to at the end of the day.
The chalet was in the perfect location for exploring Dorset. Was very well appointed for a comfortable stay and would recommend a visit.… More
“Comfortable and Pleasant”
Reviewed 10 Nov 2016
Nice little holiday lodge. Stayed there 3 adults + a 1yr old. it's on a farely steep hill. Walking distance to the pebble beach. Walking distance to the local pub and an organic farm where we bought f… More
“Perfect in Every Way” This cottage was a wonderful surlprise. It was beautifully and practically decorated, and its location really excellent...very close to all facilities. The owner, Ashley was both very friendly and helpful, and her thoughtfullness
The cottage itself is sweet. The main bedroom is quite spacious with the second one being on the smaller side. The bathroom and kitchen are very modern and everything is in good condition. I had a … More
“Comfortable and cosy” Very nice, comfortable, cosy, beautiful, clean and spacious accommodation on a small quiet farm within an easy short drive to the coastal village of West bay....(broadchurch film location).
There's enough room for a weeks clothe
“2nd visit loved everything about it and didnt want to go home”
Reviewed 11 May 2013
Stayed here in Sept last year in the Farrows which was fantastic so as soon as we got back booked our week in May staying in The Pressing Room which was even better because the patio had amazing views… More
“Perfect rural hideaway in Dorset”
Reviewed 16 Aug 2012
We were delighted by the Pressing Room - a lovely studio, tastefully decorated and very spacious for a couple. The farm setting was very peaceful, aided by high-quality windows which means there is z… More
Reviewed 24 Nov 2011
We loved our stay at the Pressing room! it's beautifully decorated, only made better by the stunning views.
Set on a working farm, in the perfectly idyllic countryside, everything about the pressing… More
“Well kept, clean cottage in central location” A nicely kept property with excellent facilities.
Close to the town centre and handy for local attractions, particularly handy for the steam railway, it is also within walking distance of the local sup
Well furnished and comfortable house in favourable location close to town. Clean throughout and only minor criticism is that it would have been appreciated if some small welcoming parcel ie Tea and bi… More
“Fantastic cottage, lovely location”
Reviewed 6 Sep 2011
The cottage was brilliant, the images on the website are very accurate. Very spacious, decorated and furnished to a high standard.
Great location, easy to get to the beach and into town. The Steam … More
“Wonderful stay” What a fantastic place! The accommodation is superb, the situation outstanding and the chalet is presented in the finest possible way with so much attention to detail. We have previously stayed in a couple of lodges or mobile homes e
I have just returned from a few days break in this beautifully appointed lodge. It really is a "Little bit of luxury overlooking the beach". The nearby fishing harbour is unspoilt and has its own pr… More
“Terrific sea view”
Reviewed 22 Nov 2015
Gorgeous view. Brand new well equipped chalet. Ian and jane were very helpful with online booking difficulties and kitchen bin lid fitting.… More
“Fantastic home from home in a brilliant location”
Reviewed 4 Apr 2016
We enjoyed a very relaxing week, everything you need is there for your stay, a true home from home. When we arrived waiting for us was tea, coffee and a home baked cake, a lovely touch to help you se… More
“Spacious, comfortable and quiet.”
Reviewed 11 Apr 2016
Roe Barn is ideally situated for exploring the Dorset coast and countryside. Very peaceful with lovely views. Our grandchildren enjoyed the play area especially the trampoline and we all loved the wal… More
Reviewed 16 Jun 2015
Stayed for a week in Roe Barn with my wife, our 2 children aged 2 and 8 months and my parents. The barn is exceptionally well appointed with all the mod-cons you need to make it feel like home. We h… More
“Great apartment close to centre” We stayed here for a girlie Weekend away and had a great time. The apartment was well furnished, clean and.spacious for the 6 of us. The owner was really helpful and made us feel very welcome. I wouldn't hesitate to re
This was an amazingly large flat and our first experience with Holiday Lettings. We stayed for a week. The location was perfect for our family and very quiet inside the flat. Just a short walk from th… More
Thank you for your kind comments, it's been a busy season so apologies for the delay in my response. Regards Carol
“Well situated appealing flat with all the essentials and great service.”
Reviewed 4 Aug 2013
Fifteen minutes walk to the beach at East Cliff or down to town center. Very close to the bus and train stations and a big Asda. Well equiped with two doubles, one with en-suite as well as the family … More
“Good location, excellent facilities”
Reviewed 13 May 2013
Great place to stay, the flat is equipped with everything you could need for a long or short stay. Good location, just a short walk into the centre....lots of bars and restaurants.… More
“Mini break for 10!” This mini break was a surprise trip i booked for my best friend who has very high standards. We searched high & low for a big house with a hot tub in a nice location open to anywhere in the country really. As soon as I found this
“Spacious, classy accomodation in superb location”
Reviewed 8 Jul 2013
This was our fourth stay in this capacious house. The four bedrooms and three bathrooms are ideal for our children and grandchildren. The house is very well equipped and decorated and has been consi… More
“Lovely home - lovely location!”
Reviewed 24 Oct 2012
We had a fantastic weekend at the White House. The house is very spacious with great high ceilings and calm, neutral decor. Fantastically comfy couches with log fire, huge kitchen table to spend hou… More
“great house and brilliant location for beach/walking holidays”
Reviewed 12 Sep 2012
I have stayed at the White House twice, once on a tennis/walking holiday and this September with the whole family, grandparents and grandchildren. Both worked really well. The bedrooms are light and s… More
“Stylish, comfortable, well equipped and excellent location.”
Reviewed 13 Sep 2013
We had a really relaxing week with lots of space for 2 adults and two teenagers to all do their own thing, yet meet up around the dining table and enjoy a home cooked meal. Normally I don't like to co… More
“Luxury apartment in a great location”
Reviewed 5 Apr 2013
This apartment is true luxury, from the fantastic kitchen, large lounge with huge TV and the 3 bedrooms all with their own wallmounted TVs, the 3 bathrooms and not to forget the underground parking wi… More
“superb accommodation, excellent location”
Reviewed 18 Sep 2012
A beautifully furnished, spacious, comfortable apartment with great facilities in an excellent location, just a few minutes walk from the beach or the ferry to Studland… More
“Amazing retreat, fantastic host and great location” We spent two nights here when visiting River Cottage, the location couldn't be better with only a 5 minute drive to River Cottage HQ. Joy is a superb and welcoming host, the Retreat is beautifully ma
Joy has thought of EVERYTHING to make The Retreat perfect in every way even down to high vis jackets and torches for the walk to the pub!! Well appointed and beautifully decorated cottage, amazing b… More
How very kind of you to write such lovely words about the Retreat now with it's own Hot Tub.
I'm just so pleased you enjoyed your River Cottage course.
It was a pleasure to meet you both and hope to see you again.
“Fantastic relaxing stay in gorgeous and perfect cottage”
Reviewed 7 Jun 2015
I booked The Retreat at Hedgehog Corner for my husband's birthday and it was an absolutely wonderful experience. Every little detail was carefully thought out - all the amenities you would expect fro… More
And I can't wait to welcome you back!
(p.s. Hot Tubs are great in winter too!).
“Beautiful, peaceful and so many special touches!”
Reviewed 1 Jun 2015
The Retreat is beautiful! The new hot tub was wonderful, especially at night and completely private. Every little touch has been thought of by Joy (who is lovely!). Can not fault it!… More
Just delighted you enjoyed the new Cedar Hot Tub that comes with The Retreat Cottage for Couples.
It's a real hit with our guests who enjoy it at night with the pretty lights as much as in the daytime.
So glad you had a restful break and thank you so much for your kind words.
“Ideal location for families” The key was available so we were able to get straight into the apartment. Mrs McWilliams was very friendly and helpful. The apartment is very spacious. It has lovely views over the gardens, and the swimming pool was nic
We recently spent a week in this apartment, it was great value for money and the facilities were excellent! My daughter learnt to swim in the pool within two days of being there and my son learnt to s… More
“Had potential, but very disappointing, definitely not good value for money.”
Reviewed 6 Nov 2011
We are writing this because if we had had the opportunity to read this before booking, we wouldn’t have! We have tried to keep it short – believe me, the first version being more like an essay!
As owners of Purbeck Cliffs Apartment we welcome comments and suggestions and have run the apartment very successfully for over 20 years. Each year we are visited by an independent Quality Assurance Assessor recognised by the Tourist Board to check the Apartment and we have consistently maintained our four star rating.
We were sorry this contributor did not enjoy her holiday, despite the beautiful weather they experienced. The comments about the pool were particularly unfair; the pool is kept heated to 81 degrees and above. It is checked at least twice a week and there is certainly no algae growing in it. It is unrealistic to promise to keep the pool totally insect free but we are always happy to give the pool an extra clean if requested.
Each year we redecorate and renew equipment and as part of this ongoing programme items such as the garden seats would clearly have been replaced, had this or some of the other points raised been brought to our attention at the time these would have been dealt with.
Purbeck Cliffs Apartment with its own private swimming pool and 2 acre garden presents outstanding value for money and compares very favourably with similar types of holiday where the swimming pool, sauna and snooker room are shared with other guests.
“If you are in Swanage this is the place to stay” The location is ideal having views over the sea. It is minutes from the town.
However you do need to be fit if you have the top floor apartment!
We have enjoyed a fabulous holiday in Swanage and unquestionably the Island View apartment has contributed hugely to it. What a wonderful location, a view that never disappoints and a brilliantly laid… More
I am delighted that your holiday in Island View was such a success from many aspects. I look forward to welcoming you all back on any return trip in the future.
“Great accomondation and views”
Reviewed 3 Jul 2012
Any one looking for a place to stay in Swanage look no further. Apartment was clean and tidy and the views from apartment were fantastic. Nothing was to much trouble for the owner Ann. look forward to… More
Thank you for your positive review of Island View and I'm delighted you enjoyed your stay. My aim is always to give my visitors accommodation to match the view together with a personal service of the same quality.
“Perfect romantic retreat”
Reviewed 17 Aug 2011
We have stayed here twice now and have completely fallen in love with the place. Our last stay was in fact our honeymoon and we will definately be returning year after year. Easy for the beach (stones… More
Thank you for your kind comments Mr. & Mrs M...absolutely delighted to have beeen the choice for your honeymoon. I look forward to welcoming you back for many years to come.
“Clean, well appointed, comfortable, stunning views” Lovely situation for a 'get away from it all' break. fantastic views, great cliff walking, good regular bus service to Weymouth. Nice clean flat, comfy beds, everything you need for a relaxing stay.
Lovely, clean, comfortable apartment with a fantastic view of the sea and Portland Bill lighthouse. Very quiet, no traffic noise to intrude, plenty of local amenities and parking. There are lots of re… More
Thank you very much for your great review. I'm pleased you enjoyed the sea views and quietness of the location. I look forward to welcoming you back in the future.
Reviewed 15 Apr 2014
Needed reasonably priced but good quality accommodation to visit family. Suited us perfectly for this short break as well furnished with very comfortable beds and a stunning view from the window. Wo… More
Thank for your very kind review.I am glad that it suited you perfectly and that you slept well in the comfortable beds. What a great view to wake up to.Cooking facilities are provided by means of a microwave and the on site world class restaurant is just a 1 minute walk away. I look forward to welcoming you for your return visit.
“Lovely apartment in an historic building with a difference”
Reviewed 27 Oct 2013
Lovely, clean apartment with every effort taken to ensure a comfortable stay. The austere building has an interesting history and there is easy access to hotel facilities. All this plus great coastal … More
Thank you for your kind review. I am very pleased you enjoyed your stay in this stunning location.
“Charming, quiet, rural retreat” The owner has put a lot of thought into this place. It had everything I needed with large bedroom (comfortable bed), Egyptian cotton sheets, dark blinds to keep the light out, with the styling of a smarter hotel. Small
Left waterloo after work, arrived at cottage within 2 hours. Perfect quiet surroundings and nice garden to sit in. The owner had put a bottle of bubbly in the fridge at our request. The rooms were… More
Im delighted that you found your stay relaxing and comfortable. Seems Gardeners Cottage and the Dorset countryside did their job for you.
“Nice little getaway”
Reviewed 16 Sep 2013
If you like little hideaways, this is right up your street. This suited us down to the ground for our last minute getaway. A car is essential, due to its location. There are plenty of good pubs les… More
“Wonderful area, accommodation and hosts” Andreas and Elizabeth are great hosts and the accommodation is perfect . There are two other cottages (we have stayed in all three; we keep coming back!) and I wouldn't hesitate to recommend Kimberwick, Pelham
“Great location, great facilities, great welcome - highly recommended 4*” Easy to find and in a great location, I can highly recommend Acorns Garden Apartment at Hedgehog Corner if you;re looking for a luxurious, relaxing place to stay. Joy's welcome i
Acorns is wonderful for a short break and has everything you need for your stay.
The apartment has plenty of space, a large conservatory, fantastic kitchen and bathroom
and the hot tub is just great… More
And it was brilliant welcoming you back again!
Here's to your next visit!
“Amazing, peaceful, relaxing, everything you could possibly need all wrapped up in a beautiful, romantic retreat”
Reviewed 7 Sep 2015
Joy was fabulous from start to finish. She was very accommodating with my wishes to surprise my partner for our anniversary by making it extra special. We had email communication over several weeks be… More
Thank you for your generous words. I am delighted it all went so well for such a special anniversary. Yes, this guest is absolutely correct, if there are any one nights available between bookings they are bookable on my home web site where you can also see a film of the Hot Tub and property and other sister property with same facilities including a private Hot Tub too.
Thank you for being such special guests and hope to see you again one day soon!
“Cosy and relaxing”
Reviewed 20 Mar 2015
Ideal for short break or holiday, close to River Cottage and the Jurassic Coast.
The breakfast basket was superb every taste catered for.… More
Thank you for your time in writing such lovely lines about our Acorns Apartment.
I am very grateful to you for choosing to stay here and delighted you enjoyed your visit.
“Fantastic winter break” Our family have just returned from a fantastic 5 day break at the Kingfisher Lodge. The booking was straightforward and Pam always responded very quickly with any questions I had.
On arrival at the lodge, we were all over the
The lodge was beautifully prepared for our arrival and proved to be in excellent and comfortable condition throughout. It was nestled amongst a hilly forest of mainly silver birch trees, in a quiet sp… More
“Peaceful, Relaxing, Beautiful Woodland Lodge!”
Reviewed 3 Jul 2011
I can't recommend this enough, really, If you book this lodge you certainly won't regret it! The owner is a down to earth lady who was very helpful in every way possible.
I arrived the evening of … More
“Fantastic lodge in a peaceful location”
Reviewed 31 Jul 2016
The lodge was spacious and well equipped. The beds were very comfortable, as were the settees. My family and I enjoyed a comfortable, relaxing stay and the facilities of the lodge were as described.… More
Thank you so much Zillah. I'm so pleased you enjoyed your stay at the lodge and hope to welcome you back. Pam.
“Fantastic!” Beautiful Lodge in a perfect location! All mod cons and extremely clean... Very comfy bed..Stunning Harbour views and wonderful amenities. Beach, Café, pub and shop all 2 mins walk... We have been coming down now to the site for over 25 ye
The accommodation is fabulous first class. Obviously a brand new caravan/chalet home was full of natural day light. Bathrooms modern and spotless.
Location fabulous perfect for families crab fishi… More
“Very nice and clean property in a great location” If you are visiting the Poole area this property is in a great location from the quay and 5 minutes fro the town centre for an excellent selection of shops and superstores.The property was cleaned to a
We stayed over Christmas, and it was amazing from the moment we arrived. The cottage was so clean and inviting really cosy with an open fire the kitchen was great with everything and more you could ne… More
Thank you so much for your lovely review - I'm so pleased you had a great Christmas at the Cottage and look forward to welcoming you again soon!!
“FANTASTIC ACCOMMODATION, REALLY WELL SERVICED AND VERY CLEAN, AN ABSOLUTE PLEASURE TO ARRIVE AND STAY THERE”
Reviewed 1 Aug 2016
On arrival I was very very pleased that the property was so beautiful. My party consisted of myself, 1 husband and 3 teenage girls and a little boy of 9 - I had booked to take my two dogs with me but… More
“Cottage and location spot on!!” Me and my family spent the last week of the summer holidays at Taunton cottage. The location is perfect nestled up a quiet side street with your own gated entrance. Literally 1 minute walk and you are at the heart of sw
A clean comfertable home perfect location
Everything available to make your stay comfy and stress free
Beautifully looked after comfertable and clean
Home from home adding luxury a… More
“Fabulous holiday in a beautiful cottage.” Only half way through our holiday but what a fabulous time we are having. The annex is a beautiful place with everything that you could need. The wifi is great which is rather important for our 14 year old dau
“Welcoming, cosy, tastefully furnished, near to great places to visit”
Reviewed 1 Sep 2013
I stayed here with my husband and teenage daughter. We found it comfortable, with plenty space inside and a nice terrace with a BBQ. It has been recently renovated and has all you could need. Wifi wor… More
Reviewed 13 Apr 2013
Our first visit to the Annexe with our grandchildren aged 5 and 9. Situated in beautiful countryside just outside Bridport this is a delightful property, light and airy with every need anticipated. … More
“An absolutely perfect country visit with home comforts, and the most comfortable stay we could have hoped for!”
Reviewed 19 Mar 2013
Right from our arrival, Yvonne and Graham made us feel so welcome on their beautiful small holding farm... complete with pigs and chickens! We even had a breakfast hamper of local produce left out for… More
“A wonderful place to stay.” We spent three nights at Birch Haven in August and it was the most peaceful and welcoming place to stay. We were very pleased with everything, it was spotlessly clean and so well equipped for a lovely short break. Deborah
“A lovely apartment in a great area with very welcoming hosts!”
Reviewed 6 Sep 2013
After booking our first family holiday relatively last minute we were delighted that we managed to find this apartment. We stayed for a week from the 30th August and had a wonderful time. On arrival D… More
Thank you for your detailed comments and so glad you appreciated your stay at Birch Haven. We were also glad to hear what you said about finding the location and have made a point of clarifying this with our guests - very helpful!
“Amazing location, beautiful views, proper beach holiday” First of all I would like to thank the owner for letting us stay in this amazing holiday home.
We could not have been happier here for the week.
The location attracted us in an instant to
We stayed at The Steps for a week with our two dogs in April and had a fabulous time even though the weather was pretty poor. The view from the house is stunning, the house itself is fairly basic but… More
“Views to die for....”
Reviewed 18 Jul 2016
If you google West Bay, the white house you see on the views over West Bay Cliffs, is this house. It's a unique building probably of some years that has been loved and characterised by the current ow… More
“Very pleasant retreat”
Reviewed 24 Apr 2012
We stayed in at "The Steps" for the week before Easter and thouroughly enjoyed the location. West Bay and the surrounding coastal area (Weymouth to Lyme Regis) is very quiet during this period which m… More
“If you want a great holiday stay here” Fantastic cottage great for dogs as the garden is fenced off ideal for visiting many Dorset
beauty spots, will come back again!
only one small thing ! Would be very nice if you could fit a shaver point in the
“Amazing cottage getaway in a beautiful setting with friendly hosts!”
Reviewed 5 Oct 2014
We stayed here in January as a mid winter break and I could not think of a more perfect location! The cottage served as a lovely cozy base with the fire, selection of board games provided and plentifu… More
“great holiday experience”
Reviewed 21 May 2013
Such a wonderful experience- The cottage was beautifully decorated and very comfortable - the owners were helpful but not intrusive-ideally situated in a lovely location- perfect walks for our pet - o… More
“A Gem of a Holiday” We have just returned from a two week stay at Little Gem and have had a great time. The views were amazing, everything was just as advertised. And the bed was so comfortable. So much to see and do,we would love to come back again ,
Little Gem is a very clean, well equipped apartment. It has a lovely garden with views across Portland Harbour. It takes fifteen minutes to walk into the centre of Weymouth and is a short walk to Ches… More
Thank you for your kind review and leaving the property clean & tidy, much appreciated. We are so pleased you enjoyed your stay at 'Little Gem' and look forward to welcoming you back in the near future.
Reviewed 22 Mar 2013
Clean and perfectly kitted out. Great property, great location, great views. If you want to walk a bit, this is for you. Not in the town centre, but a lovely coastal walk gets you there in 30 minute… More
A direct walk into the town centre will take you 20 minutes.
“Fantastic” Our high expectations were far outreached when we first walked through the door into an inviting and homely house.
We thoroughly enjoyed our stay in this inspirational and relaxing environment thanks to the numerous books to browse throug
“Excellent!” Stayed at Summer Lodge for a week in October. Very nicely appointed, quiet residential area, and conveniently located within a five minute walk from the town centre, supermarkets (Tesco and Budgens), local restaurants, pubs etc. Hostess Da
“Beautiful, spacious apartment.” Well presented apartment with all the equipment you could possibly need - including a very useful shopping trolley for visits to the local supermarket. Plenty of space for all the family and the balcony is a pleasant e
“Lovely flat, great location, hospitable and clean!”
Reviewed 6 Nov 2014
We really enjoyed our stay. The flat was spacious and comfortable especially given we were in a group encompassing three generations. Lots of unexpected extras in the kitchen that meant we didn't ha… More
“A home away from home”
Reviewed 9 Sep 2014
We felt at home the minute we walked through the door. The standard of decor was very high, and yet the place felt cosy and very homely. The owner had left lots of very useful things for us to use, li… More
We are an extended family of 12 with children and we found Harewood Haven to be a very cosy place to stay while on holiday. The beds were very clean and comfortable to sleep in. There were fans in ev… More
“Comfortable, well-furnished, clean, big house in a good location”
Reviewed 30 Aug 2016
We were lucky to stay in this house. It looked as good as the pics and possibly even better. The dining room was so elegantly laid out, that made all of us go 'wow!' when we first stepped into the hou… More
“Home away from Home”
Reviewed 30 Aug 2016
Truly a cosy, warm and happy place to stay in. We were a family of 12, and stayed for a week. The rooms had different configurations of beds and it was very easy for us to fit large or small groups in… More