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Sturminster Newton holiday cottage accommodation with beach/lake nearby, internet access and walking and TV

Stables Holiday Cottage

from £70 /night help Price for guests, Nights

Excellent 5/5

5 reviews

from £70 /night help Price for guests, Nights

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Cottage / 2 bedrooms / sleeps 6 Home 164459

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Cottage / 2 bedrooms / sleeps 6

Key Info
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 46 km
  • Great for children of all ages
  • Car advised
  • Pets welcome
  • Private garden

Stables Holiday Cottage is a cosy single storey 'home from home' adjoining a period farmhouse set in a lovely rural village in Hardy's beautiful Dorset countryside.

Open all year, it is an excellent base for all types of outdoor pursuits & ideally placed for enjoying a family touring holiday. In an excellent walking and cycling area, guests are welcome to bring their cycles, with dogs & horses by arrangement.

The picturesque Jurassic coast, lovely beaches, ancient monuments (like Stonehenge), the New Forest & great shopping centres are all available for fantastic day trips.

The farm has ducks & chickens plus acres of fields to walk around & enjoy our wonderful Flora & Fauna including Cowslips & Orchids. Adjoining green paths lead to a wonderful Butterfly Conservation area where you can explore & spot their beautiful butterflies & moths in their lovely habitat.

Enclosed, private garden means children or dogs can play in secure surroundings.

This highly recommended cottage has been the perfect place for our guests holidays - just check out the wonderful comments in our Visitors Book on our cottage website at stablesholidaycottage .co .uk or our 5* reviews on TripAdvisor.

The comfortable cottage is equipped with everything you may need to get you started including a welcome pack of fresh farm eggs, tea, coffee, sugar, milk & biscuits (or cake) which is provided along with loads of basics like dishwasher tablets, washing machine powder, washing up liquid & other day to day household products.

Size Sleeps up to 6, 2 bedrooms
Check in time: 16:00
Check out time: 10:00
Nearest beach Sandbanks 46 km
Will consider Long term lets (over 1 month)
Access Car advised
Nearest Amenities 1.6 km
Nearest travel links Nearest airport: Bournemouth 48 km, Nearest railway: Templecombe 10 km
Family friendly Great for children of all ages
Notes Pets welcome, No smoking at this property

Features and Facilities

Luxuries Internet access, DVD player
General Central heating, TV, Video player, CD player, Wi-Fi available
Standard Kettle, Toaster, Iron, Hair dryer
Utilities Clothes dryer, Dishwasher, Cooker, Microwave, Fridge, Freezer, Washing machine
Rooms 2 bedrooms, 3 bathrooms of which 1 Family bathrooms and 2 En suites
Furniture 1 Sofa beds, Double beds (1), Single beds (2), Cots (1), Dining seats for 7, Lounge seats for 6
Other Linen provided, Towels provided, High chair
Outdoors Private garden, BBQ, Swing set
Access Parking, Suitable for people with restricted mobility, Not suitable for wheelchair users
Further details indoors

Modern, highly insulated, very comfortable accommodation with thermostatically controlled radiator central heating system.Farmhouse Oak kitchen fully equipped & with integrated appliances; Oak dining furniture; Leather lounge seating; vaulted ceilings.Hypoallergenic bed linen; Cot-bed has bed linen provided (but guests are welcome to bring their own); Baby bath & changing mat provided; Electric blankets & hair dryers; Toys for children; Books & games for all;2 person Hydrotherapy spa bath with colour changing mood lights; Fully tiled family bathroom; 2 x fully tiled shower rooms en-suite to bedrooms (complete with power showers); Double glazed windows overlooking south facing garden, fields, courtyard & stable yard;

Further details outdoors

Garden patio with table & 6 chairs, BBQ, Summerhouse with cane furniture, sun loungers, large lawn, selection of outdoor games including badminton. Washing line.Separate gated courtyard area with seating.Pathways around fields for walking. (mowed - subject to season/weather conditions)Picnic area with 8 seater table overlooking dew pond & surrounding countrysideEnclosed garden & courtyard area suitable for dogs.Visit our own SSSI Conservation Area & see the rare Brown Hairstreak butterfly.

Further details

Special offers for 2015/16:All year = 5th & 6th person discount equivalent to getting 6th person FREE. Summer Special Offer = 10% off normal weekly rate if there are just 1 or 2 of you in your party booking our cottage in June, July or August. Dogs FREE for up to 3 medium sized dogs by arrangement (Excludes Summer Special Offer)

The Dorset region

Dorset is in the West Country which is famous for it's Jurassic coastline including Durdle Dor, Swanage & Lulworth. Rolling countryside, fabulous beaches (like Sandbanks & Studland), wonderful ports of Poole & Weymouth. Lots of historic monuments like Corfe Castle, Badbury Rings & Rawlesbury Camp (near Hazelbury Bryan).

Sturminster Newton

Hazelbury Bryan is featured in Thomas Hardy's novels & is a picturesque farming village in beautiful Dorset countryside near the town of Sturminster Newton which is an old market town that has historic water mills & bridges on the great River Stour famous for it's fishing.

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Review 1-5 of 5

11 Mar 2013


"Beautifully equipped and furnished cottage in peaceful setting"

A very well presented and well maintained cottage with top of the range utensils and fittings. Nothing was too much trouble for the owner Maryanne. Little touches like fresh flowers, large box of biscuits, fresh eggs and essential provisions for us on arrival were very thoughtful and most appreciated by our hungry four youngsters. It was a big bonus to have electric blankets on all the beds as it was a particularly chilly week in February when we stayed. Bathrooms were clean and attention to detail with colour co-ordination was lovely. We had a very cosy, comfortable stay and would definately like to return in the future.The cottage was a haven of peace and tranquility without compromising on quality.

1 Jan 2012


"Perfect in every way!"

The whole family loved the cottage; the cleanest property we have ever seen with a very well appointed kitchen and generally high specification throughout. The owners could not have been more friendly or helpful. There were colour coded boxes of leaflets of local attractions, a library and board games for rainy days, DVDs, BBQ and outdoor dining area with badminton. Did we mention the jacuzzi bath, out of which we could barely prise our children to go to the beach!

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