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Wren Cottage

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    Exterior of Wren Cottage - a peaceful holiday haven with views
    Exterior of Wren Cottage - a peaceful holiday haven with views
    Exterior of Wren Cottage - a peaceful holiday haven with views
    The Martyrs Inn, Tolpuddle is nearby and offers great service, good food and a friendly welcom
    A modern kitchen diner with painted units and furniture, beech worktops, butler sink and stone floor
    The living room has an oak floor, leather sofas  together with freeview tv & wi-fi
    The Master Bedroom with king size bed has views over countryside and is beautifully quiet
    Property description
    Dorchester
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    Holiday Rental House – 
    2 Bedrooms, 2 Bathrooms, Sleeps 4
    Wren Cottage is a warm and characterful modern home with everything you could want for a self catering holiday in Dorset. Nearby is the village pub, The Martyrs, and a lovely play area with seating and views. Athelhampton House is a 1.5 miles away and the County Town of Dorchester is 7.5 miles away, although Puddletown, 2.3 miles, offers a comprehensive village shop with butcher. The World Heritage Jurassic Coast lies 11.5 miles away and the property is close to Max Gate, the home of Thomas Hardy; Monkey World; The Tank Museum at Bovington and numerous other visitor attractions.

    The pretty little village of Tolpuddle sits in the Piddle Valley, an Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty, and this delightful detached cottage forms part of an historic village amongst picturesque thatched cotta...
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  • Amenities & details
    • Central Heating
    • Cooker
    • Dining Seats (4)
    • Dishwasher
    • Dryer
    • DVD Player
    • Freezer
    • Grill
    • Hairdryer
    • Internet Access
    • Iron
    • Kettle
    • Linens Provided
    • Living Room Seats (4)
    • Microwave
    • Parking
    • Private Garden
    • Refrigerator
    • Satellite TV
    • Shower Rooms (1)
    • Single Beds:(2)
    • Toaster
    • Towels Provided
    • Washer
    • Wi-Fi
    Suitability
    • Wheelchair Access:
      No
    • Elder Access:
      No
    • Pets Allowed:
      Ask
    • Smoking Allowed:
      No
    • Suitable for Children:
      Yes
    Additional amenities & feature info
    The hall with exposed brickwork and stone floor leads to the oak floored Living Room with twin leather sofas, a TV with DVD player and freeview, I Pod docking station and plenty of games and jigsaws. An electric 'wood burner' completes the homely effect.

    The Kitchen Diner has a gas oven and hob, microwave, fridge, freezer, washer drier, dishwasher, Dolce Gusto coffee maker, butler sink and beech worktops. Neptune painted furniture throughout is offset by the stone floor. Plenty of tourist information and reading matter is provided from recipe books to novels to tourist guides.

    There is a cloakroom on the ground floor.

    Upstairs, there is a king size bedroom with lovely views and plenty of storage, a twin bedroom (3' beds) again with views, a bathroom with over bath show...
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    Listing #HL177055 by: Holiday Lettings
  • Rates

    Rates are calculated based on the latest information provided. Please contact the manager/owner to confirm actual rates for your requested dates.

      Begins Ends Min stay Weeknight Weekend night Per week
    July 2014 4 Jul 2014 24 Jul 2014 7 nights -- --
    £660
    August 2014 25 Jul 2014 4 Sep 2014 7 nights -- --
    £600
    September 2014 5 Sep 2014 2 Oct 2014 7 nights -- --
    £500
    October 2014 3 Oct 2014 23 Oct 2014 7 nights -- --
    £460
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    Additional Rate and Availability Information
    Costs include all bed linen, towels, tea towels and heating.
    Wi-fi is provided.
    Please note that there is a supplement for adult dogs of £15 per dog per holiday.
    Payment may be made by cheque, BACS, I Ban or online banking.
    Payment may be made using PAYPAL but please note that this will incur an additional charge - please enquire for details
    Change over day for Christmas/New Year 2014 is Saturday to avoid travel on Boxing Day
  • Property location
    Restaurants
    Things to Do
    Access
    Car advised
    How to get there
    Airport: Bournemouth: 37.0 km
    Railway: Dorchester West: 13.0 km
    Ferry: Weymouth: 19.0 km
    Activities nearby
    Fishing Nearby, There Is A Golf Course Within 30 Mins Drive, Horse Riding Nearby, There Are Tennis Courts Nearby, Watersports Nearby, Nearest Beach: 18.0 km.
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Teee7
Truro, United Kingdom
Senior Contributor
40 reviews 40 reviews
15 hotel reviews
119 helpful votes 119 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 May 2014 for a stay in April 2014

A lovely cottage very well situated for touring Dorset. The cottage (well, modern house really!) is very well equipped and comfortable. Kitchen/diner and lounge downstairs, and 2 bedrooms upstairs with a bathroom and a shower room (not ensuite, but just outside each bedroom). The only thing I found odd here was that only the bathroom had a toilet; the shower... more

Management response:

Thanks for taking the time to post a review and for passing on your comments about the cottage, the local pub and the area generally. We created the new shower room from the third bedroom and when planning it we thought that three toilets in a 2 bedroom house was perhaps unnecessary and decided, on balance, that guests might prefer... more

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delaine66
Sheffield, United Kingdom
Reviewer
3 reviews 3 reviews
3 hotel reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 9 October 2013 for a stay in October 2013

We enjoyed a lovely week staying in Wren Cottage, Tolpuddle. The cottage is very clean and well equipped with everything you need for pleasant stay. Beds and sofas really comfortable. The location is very quiet and peaceful and The Maryty's Inn just around the corner has friendly staff and the food is very good. There is no shop in the... more

Management response:

Thanks for taking the time to post your review and we are glad you enjoyed the cottage. As you say there is not a shop in Tolpuddle so you can either visit Dorchester (7.5 miles) for a choice of supermarkets) or Puddletown. This village is 2.5 miles away and has a very good shop with fresh bread and pastries daily,... more

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Asha1212
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 27 May 2013 for a stay in May 2013

Well located for Dorchester, the beach and monkey world. lovely cottage with everything you would need plus lots of useful information about the local area. Great playground across the road for the kids. more

Management response:

Thanks for your review. As you found us on Trip Advisor in the first place, it is good to hear that you were as pleased as previous visitors. I'm glad too that you enjoyed Monkey World and the Village Street Fair which was held during your stay. more

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Listed since : Aug 2011
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