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Houghton Lodge – Home 11795 Cottage

  • 5 bedrooms
  • 12 sleeps
  • 3 nights min stay

Houghton Lodge – Home 11795

  • Cottage
  • 5 bedrooms
  • sleeps 12
  • 3 nights min stay

Very Good Very Good – based on 29 reviews

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Cottage / 5 bedrooms / 4 bathrooms / sleeps 12

Key Info

  • Swimming pool
  • Child friendly
  • Car advised
  • Pet friendly
  • Private garden

Description from owner

Description

Houghton Lodge, Your own Private Spa. Indulge, Relax, Rewind. Situated in a peacefull country village, deep in the dorset downs, yet only a short drive to the coastal towns of Poole, Bournemouth and Weymouth (home of the sailing events for 2012 olympics). Acommodating up to 11 guests. Houghton Lodge is perfect for family gatherings and group holidays. Swim in the stunning heated indoor pool complex (mornings) then relax and indulge in the Hot-Tub and Infa Red Sauna. Private garden, patio and decking areas,plus large 1/2 acre field for ball games, picknics and barbecues. Vast network of footpaths direct from property plus great mountain biking tracks. Local Pub approx 1 Mile walk.. There is an abundance of Good Pubs and fabulous restaurants in the area. Places to Visit for all the family. Monkey World, Swanage Railway, Corfe Castle, Brownsea island, Bovington Tank Museum. You,ll Never Want To Leave !!!!

Further details

Houghton Lodge Has 5 Bedrooms 4 being on the ground floor 2 of which are suitable for guests with dissabilities, with space for hoist and turning . All areas inside and out are easily accessible .

Further details indoors

Open plan ground floor Kitchen & dining: Fully fitted kitchen, all at accessible levels, with electric oven, gas hob, fridge-freezer, dishwasher, microwave. Seating for 11. Patio doors leading out to decking-patio area sauna and hot-tub. Separate utility room with washing machine, tumble drier and ironing facilities. Lounge: Large woodburning stove, snuggly comfortable sofas, Large plasma screen T.V with Sky, sound surround and DVD player. 4 Groundfloor bedrooms 2 twin, 3 double, 4 bathrooms, 2 en-suite.

First floor bedroom. views of the Dorset countryside, Double bed, plus double sofa bed. en-suite with bath, wc and wash basin, TV and tea & coffee making facilities.

*** Houghton Lodge has been specially created for guests with disabilities ***

Every comfort has been carefully researched and provided for. The Kitchen and dining areas are all at accessible levels, and are equipped with every modern appliance you would expect to find at home. The Heated Indoor Pool is at a constant warm temperature all year round, the air temperature is also very warm, making bathing a truly relaxing and enjoyable experience. The Pool has been fitted with a wispa hoist, Guests are requested to supply their own personal sling. (see pic.) There is a specially created pathway suitable for wheelchair users, leading from Houghton Lodge to the Pool at Downview Farm.

All outside areas have gentle slopes to and from Houghton Lodge. Winterbourne Stickland (approx 1 mile) where you will find our local pub, and post office. The property is open plan and fitted with Nursecall throughout the property. There is a ceramic flooring throughout the ground floor to provide easy access. All kitchen facilities are specially adapted and to the required levels for wheelchair users. The ground floor wet room and W/C have turning space and left hand transfer. The wet room is also fitted with handrails, shower seat and full length mirror. The Ground floor bedroom has turning space and is a twin or double room with TV, full length mirror and accessible storage space. There is plenty of room in the lounge and dining areas for wheeelchairs and turning.

Further details outdoors

Outside decking patio area to front with parking. Decking area and contemporary garden to rear, plus 1/2 acre field for recreation and barbeques. Private outdoor HOT-TUB and Infa Red Sauna .All outside areas have accessible slopes and lighting for
disabled guests.

Patio furniture & barbecue. games room with pool / snooker table and board games, heated indoor pool, with hoist, times 8.30 - 12.30

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Families

  • Great for children of all ages
  • Pets welcome
  • High chair available

Bed & bathroom

  • Bedroom 1: King Bed Sofa Bed
    Bedroom 2: Super King Bed
    Bedroom 3: King Bed
    Bedroom 4: King Bed
    Bedroom 5: 2 Single Beds
    Beds in other rooms: 2 Single Beds
  • 2 En suites, 2 Shower rooms

Amenities

  • Wi-Fi available
  • Private indoor pool
  • Jacuzzi or hot tub
  • Private garden
  • BBQ
  • Internet access
  • Central heating
  • Fireplace
  • Sauna
  • Pool or snooker table
  • Games room
  • Cooker
  • Fridge
  • Freezer
  • Microwave
  • Toaster
  • Kettle
  • Dishwasher
  • Washing machine
  • Clothes dryer
  • Iron
  • High chair available
  • TV
  • Satellite TV
  • Video player
  • DVD player
  • Stereo system
  • Linen provided

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Access

  • Parking
  • Secure parking
  • Adapted for wheelchair users — please contact the owner for details before booking

Policies

Check in time: 15:00, Check out time: 10:00
If you have any questions about check-in or check-out times, please contact the owner/manager.
Payment
This owner does not use online booking. Please contact them and they will be able to offer you a secure way to pay for your stay. Never pay for your holiday rental by wire transfer (such as Western Union or Moneygram) as this type of payment is untraceable.
Smoking
No smoking at this property

Cancellations

Change of plans? No problem. You could receive a partial or full refund, depending on when you cancel.

Booking confirmed

100% refund within 24 hours after booking (provided the stay is at least 60 days away).

24 hours after booking

No refund If you cancel, any money you have paid cannot be refunded.

Check-in date

House rules

We do not allow large groups under the Age of 30 to hire the House .
A booking with majority of guests over 30 is totally acceptable
No STAG Parties or all Male Groups.
Pets Policy... Doggies Welcome
Groups of Children exceeding 6 will need special permission from the owners .

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About the owner

Lucy Fiander C.
Response rate:
70%
Calendar updated:
19 Apr 2019
Years listed:
13
Based in:
United Kingdom
Overall rating:

Languages spoken: English

This Cottage has 5 bedrooms, 4 bathrooms and sleeps 12. It’s been listed on Holiday Lettings since 24 May 2006. Located in Bournemouth, it has 29 reviews with an overall rating of 4.5. The average weekly rate is £2995.

The Owner has a response rate of 70% and the property’s calendar was last updated on 19 Apr 2019.

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“Celebration weekend with family”

Reviewed 4 Feb 2019

Great accommodation at last minute. Loved the hot tub and swimming pool which was a great size. Relaxed atmosphere in the lodge with plenty of place for all of us. Great surroundings especially with all the snow we had. Can accommodate even more if Farm house is booked too. Will be returning.

Owner's reply: We are so very Glad we were able to help Stephen . Great to hear you will be returning to stay with us again . Lovely Family X The 4 Snow Men looked very lonely when the Boys left !! See you soon Lucy and Matt x

“Most relaxing weekend away”

Reviewed 10 Oct 2016

What can I say about this weekend away with friends, there were three couples that stayed and from the time we got there we felt relaxed and at home. Our hosts had laid on tea and cakes as a welcome and the dining table was laid beautifully. Matt came to show us around and show us how to use the hot tub, sauna and swimming pool. One of our friends has mobility issues so having the shower wet room and bedrooms downstairs was ideal. The bedrooms were very nicely presented and the beds were the comfiest I have ever slept in while I have been away from home. The lounge area is a great size but it also seems warm and homely and vey comfortable. I would highly recommend a stay at the houghton lodge and I'm sure we will be back again soon.

Owner's reply: Thank You So much To all of you for being such lovely Guests. Glad you found the beds comfy. Look forward to having you all to stay again. Regards lucy

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