TINCLETON LODGE is a luxury self-catering accommodation awarded both with 5 Star and coveted with English Tourist Board GOLD award and the M3a Disability for 2016. Free Wi-FI. Offering spacious accommodation for up to 10 with 5 bedrooms and 4 bathrooms. Secure garden with gas barbecue and garden furniture, loungers etc. New Private Tennis Court - allocated time slots each day.
The Lodge offers excellent period accommodation with en suite bathrooms and open fires to warm yourself by. Situated in Tincleton, 4 miles from the County Town of Dorchester in Dorset within 600 acres of private glorious farmland with its excellent facilities for walking and fishing - Visitors offered to wander freely, roam the countryside and expore the River Frome with its excellent selection of wildlife.
Located near the Jurassic Coastline and in the heart of the Hardye Wessex Countryside. Studland, Weymouth, Portland, Durdle Door, the Purbecks, Monkey World, Kingston Maurward and the Animal Park, Athelhampton House all within easy access.
|Size||Sleeps up to 10, 5 bedrooms|
|Rooms||5 bedrooms, 4 bathrooms of which 1 family bathroom and 3 en suites|
|Nearest beach||Weymouth 16 km|
|Nearest Amenities||4 km|
|Nearest travel links||Nearest airport: Bournemouth International Airport 40 km, Nearest railway: Dorchester 8 km|
|Family friendly||Great for children of all ages|
|Notes||No pets allowed, No smoking at this property|
|Luxuries||Fireplace, Internet access, DVD player|
|General||Central heating, TV, Video player, CD player, Safe, Wi-Fi available|
|Standard||Kettle, Toaster, Iron, Hair dryer|
|Utilities||Clothes dryer, Dishwasher, Cooker, Microwave, Fridge, Freezer, Washing machine|
|Furniture||Single Beds (6), Cots available (1), Dining seats for 10, Lounge seats for 10|
|Other||Linen provided, Towels provided, High chair available|
|Outdoors||Balcony or terrace, Private garden, Private tennis court, BBQ, Private fishing lake or river|
|Access||Secure parking, Wheelchair users|
|Further details outdoors|
Outside is an attractive terraced area and garden which is totally secure for children's safety and peace of mind. Gas BBQ and quality garden furniture provided. Sun Loungers for relaxation. Nature Trail around the farm. Set on 600 acres of private farmland where Visitors are welcome to enjoy walks around the farm, meadowland, woods and lakes. Feeding ducks is particularly popular. Farm animals and very friendly pets. Private Fishing on the River Frome. Private fishing on lakes for children to learn to cast and beautiful streams for paddling and catching minnows. New Private tennis court on site by appointment.
The price of rental for the accommodation includes all crisp white bed linen (no cot linen), towels - one hand and one luxury sized bath sheet (beach towels available at extra cost by request), electricity, central heating, underfloor heating, gas for the barbeque and logs and coal for the woodburner.
Anyone exceeding the maximum number of 10 persons occupancy will be charged or we reserve the right to ask Guests to leave if this is not adhered to.
Dorset offers an excellent climate through the summer and has excellent beaches and glorious countryside to explore, situated in the South of England Dorset is famous for its stunning Jurassic Coastline, which offers amazing views and the chance to find a real piece of history in the form of a fossil and beautiful beaches. Stunning beaches such as Ringstead, Weymouth, The Chesil, Burton Bradstock, Lyme Regis, West Bay, Charmouth, Seatown all within easy reach.
Delightful market towns such as Dorchester, Bridport, Lyme Regis, Sherborne, Beaminster, Blandford all very accessible.
Sailing activities available at Portland, Weymouth and Poole are ideal.
Bournemouth and Poole easy access.
Also set in the Hardye Wessex Countryside with Hardye's birthplace closeby.
Bovington Tank Museum, Monkey World, Athelhampton House and Gardens, Kingston Maurward Animal Park and Gardens, Farmer Palmers, Tutankhamun Museum, Dinasaur Museum, numerous beaches, Tower Park Poole activity Park, Hardy's birthplace, Laurence of Arabia's cottage all accessible within 20 - 20 minutes.
In short Dorset is the perfect place to come and enjoy either its countryside or beaches with miles of untouched beaches and quaint little villages to explore you are never short of things to do.
The cottage offers luxury self-catering accommodation and is situated in Tincleton, a quiet village of Dorset in the heart of Hardy's Wessex. The county town of Dorchester is only 5 miles away and The World Heritage Coast and Weymouth Bay 10 miles.
Although extremely accessible to the numerous local attractions, pubs, restaurants and shops, the property enjoys an idyllic rural location set in 600 acres of farmland. For nature lovers this is absolute paradise with miles of beautiful woodland and riverside walks. Fishing platforms have been constructed to enable children (and adults) to learn to fish on private lakes and a nature trail follows the meandering River Frome, renowned for its brown trout and greyling fishing, which is also available to guests by arrangement. The water meadows are rich in wildlife and the River Frome is now a recognised Site of Special Scientific Interest due to its populations of rare species such as the otter and water vole.
The farm boasts many enterprises including a small pedigree herd of Red Devon cattle, salad crop production and an aquatic centre which sells all types of home grown cold water fish and aquatic plants to the public. Guests are always made welcome and are free to explore the farm and the surrounding area.