We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.
We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Downview Farm

Heated indoor pool
4.0 of 5 bubbles
Very good
33 reviews
Heated indoor pool
Hot Tub
The Conservatory / Games Room
Dinning Room
Red Room
Family Bathroom
This property is not available for these dates.
Don't give up! Inquire about other rentals just like this one that are available -
Show all rentals available
Holiday Rental House -
6 Bedrooms, 10 Bathrooms, Sleeps 14
Bournemouth, Dorset, England
Downview Farm is set in the idylic village of Winterborne Houghton. With the beaches and towns of Poole, Weymouth and Bournemouth just a 30-40 min. drive away. The property is large and contempary, with 6 bedrooms sleeping 14 guests, spacious dining and entertaining areas make it perfect for large gatherings and celebrations. Heated Indoor pool complex (from 12.30pm-12.30am) Private outdoor Hot- Tub.
Large outdoor entertainment areas with contemporary patio furniture and bar-b-que's.
Book a girlie pampering break, beauty theraphists offer, a wide range of luxury spa treatments so float
away and live the dream. For the boys is a nearby outdoor pursuits centre activities to suit all ages.
About the Owner, /Claire N
Languages spoken: English
Response Rate: 15 %
Response Time: Within a day
Calendar Updated: 12 days ago
Listed since : Jan 2006
Overall rating: 4.2 / 5.0
Based on 50 reviews and 2 properties
Contact Owner | See more properties
Listing #HL9343
Reviews from our community
 of 5 bubbles
4 of 5 bubbles Very good - based on 33 reviews
Write a Review

Reviews from our community

Date | Rating
  • English first
  • Any
English first
1 review
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago for a stay in March 2017

Beautifully decorated warm and friendly from the minute you walk into the lovely large kitchen you will feel relaxed and welcome. (The hot cross buns on our arrival were a lovely thought) We had a fantastic time in both the pool and hot tub, it was the perfect venue for our large family get together. We popped into Branford approx...

Management response:

We are so Glad you all enjoyed your stay with us . What a great crowd you all were . Love to see you all again . Regards x Lucy and Matt


Report response as inappropriate
London, United Kingdom
2 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 January 2017 for a stay in December 2016

Downview Farm is just stunning, from the indoor pool and hot tub to the beautiful dining room, Lounge, kitchen and rest of house. Perfect for a large family gathering such as ours, we stayed for a week over the New Year, Matt and Lucy could not be more helpful and the house was warm and ready for us on our...

Management response:

Thank You David x You were such lovely guests . We would be so pleased to have you all back to stay with us x Happy New Year Lucy and Matt


Report response as inappropriate
Greater London, United Kingdom
2 reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 September 2016 for a stay in July 2016

We stayed at Downveiw for a weekend with family and friends and had a fantastic time, the pool was enjoyed by all guests and the hot tub was a winner in the evenings. Will definitely be back again .

Management response:

Thank You for your review . We are glad you all enjoyed your stay with us . Look forward to seeing you all again. Regards Lucy and Matt


Report response as inappropriate
  • Balcony or Terrace
  • Books
  • Central Heating
  • Cooker
  • Cots:(1)
  • Deck
  • Dining Seats (14)
  • Dishwasher
  • Double Beds:(5)
  • Dryer
  • DVD Player
  • En Suite Rooms (2)
  • Fireplace
  • Freezer
  • Game Room
  • Grill
  • Highchair
  • Hot Tub
  • Internet Access
  • Iron
  • Kettle
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room Seats (14)
  • Local Guides/Maps
  • Microwave
  • Outdoor Dining Area
  • Parking
  • Patio
  • Pool Table
  • Private Garden
  • Private Indoor Pool
  • Refrigerator
  • Satellite TV
  • Shared Indoor Pool
  • Shower Rooms (4)
  • Single Beds:(2)
  • Stereo System
  • Suitable For Children Under 5
  • Toaster
  • TV
  • VCR
  • Washer
  • Wi-Fi
Additional amenities & feature info
A spa day with your own personal beauty therapist, who will visit you in your own private pool complex. Choose from a wide range of treatments, with all natural product ranges and aromatherapy oils. Miranda and Jo are highly qualified in all aspects of beauty therapy. Just relax and let us at Downview Farm really spoil you.
House rules
    Pets allowed
    Smoking not allowed
Guests should be over 25 to hire this property .<br>No Stag or all Male Parties <br>2 Dogs min .<br>3 with permission from the owners only .
Show Rates

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

Dates Min stay Weeknight Weekend night Per week
Default 3 nights
3 Mar 2017 -
31 Mar 2017
3 nights
3 Apr 2017 -
6 Apr 2017
4 nights
-- --
7 Apr 2017 -
20 Apr 2017
3 nights
View all periods
  • Rare occasions extra logs for fire : £20 / stay - Fee
  • We do not supply bath or pool towels .: £0 / stay - Fee
Additional Rate and Availability Information
Prices based on 12-15 Guests .
Dogs welcome £50 each
Special out of season offers always available.
Weekend and Midweek short breaks All year round.
Hide Rates
About the neighbourhood
The beautiful Georgian market town of Blandford Forum is only 7 minutes away by car. Blandford offers local weekly markets, a wide selection of independent shops, supermarkets, restaurants, good pubs and take-aways.<BR><BR>Restaurants:<BR>The Crown Inn at Winterborne Stickland (1 mile away approx) Tel. 01258 880838 ÊOur very friendly local!<BR><BR>The Museum Inn Tel. 01725 516261 www.museuminn.co.uk fantastic food , truly excellent the bar serves food but you can`t book so for evenings you have to get there before 7pm yes really !!<BR><BR>The Harbour Heights Tel. 01202 707272 www.harbourheights.net. The Best Views Ever !!! Overlooking the beautiful Sandbanks peninsula, and Brownsea Island . It will truly take your breath away.
Car advised
How to get there
Follow the signs into Blandford Forum Town Centre.<BR>At the Crown Hotel , veer left over the bridge and over the small roudabout . Follow the sign to Winterborne Stickland , approx 5 miles.<BR>Turn left into the village , at the Crown pub turn right and follow sign to Winterborne Houghton. approx 1 mile.<BR>On the left you will see a fish farm, keep driving and on the left will be a little church, on the right hand side you will see a row of white terraced cottages, after these is a Pink thatched cottage which sticks out into the road.<BR>Turn directly right after this and drive straight up the drive into DOWNVIEW FARM . Enjoy your stay ............
Activities nearby
Fishing Nearby, There Is A Golf Course Within 30 Mins Drive, Horse Riding Nearby, There Are Tennis Courts Nearby, Watersports Nearby.
About this property
How do I know if the property is available?
First, check the Availability tab on this page to see if your dates are available. If they are, contact the owner via the TripAdvisor Rental Inbox to confirm availability.
How can I contact the owner?
If the owner has provided contact information, you may contact him or her directly. If not, you can contact the owner via the TripAdvisor Rental Inbox. This inbox is created after you send your first message or booking request to the owner
What if I don't hear back from the owner?
You can send another message via the TripAdvisor Rental Inbox to check if the property is still available. If the owner has listed a phone number, you can also call to follow up. send enquiries to other properties. \n If you still don't hear from the owner, TripAdvisor recommends that you send enquiries to other properties.
How do I pay?
If the owner approves your stay, he or she will let you know which forms of payment are accepted. \n This owner does not currently accept payments via the TripAdvisor inbox.
Do you own a holiday rental? List it here.
Extra income
Earn money by renting out your home. With no up-front fees and no contract, you keep more for yourself.
Easy to manage
Confirm bookings in one click and track everything from enquiry to check-out – even while you're on the go.
Trusted by travellers
With millions of reviews and protected online payments, TripAdvisor helps travellers book your home with confidence.
Set up your free listing
Enter dates for more accurate prices
2 guests
Additional fees may be applied by owner
Make Enquiry
96 travellers
viewed this property in the past week
Never pay for your holiday rental by wire transfer.
Learn more about paying safely.