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Kingfisher Retreat

44 reviews
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2 bedrooms
2 bathrooms
6 guests
Minimum stay varies
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Kingfisher Retreat is a luxury lodge on the popular Warmwell Holiday Park, set in a private cul-de-sac accessed via a barrier. It sleeps up to 4 guests in 2 bedrooms plus there is a sofabed in the lounge should this be required. It boasts an open plan fully fitted kitchen, lounge and dining area with vaulted ceilings. A main bedroom with kingsize bed and ensuite shower room with large shower cubicle, a twin bedroom and the main bathroom with bath and shower over. It is double glazed and centrally heated, and has a utility room with washer/dryer. On site there is a dry ski slope for all ages and abilities, and 'swissbobs' for the under 8's. There is also an indoor heated swimming pool with flume and wave machine, 3 children's play areas, sports arena, amusements, pool tables, roller...Kingfisher Retreat is a luxury lodge on the popular Warmwell Holiday Park, set in a private cul-de-sac accessed via a barrier. It sleeps up to 4 guests in 2 bedrooms plus there is a sofabed in the lounge should this be required. It boasts an open plan fully fitted kitchen, lounge and dining area with vaulted ceilings. A main bedroom with kingsize bed and ensuite shower room with large shower cubicle, a twin bedroom and the main bathroom with bath and shower over. It is double glazed and centrally heated, and has a utility room with washer/dryer. On site there is a dry ski slope for all ages and abilities, and 'swissbobs' for the under 8's. There is also an indoor heated swimming pool with flume and wave machine, 3 children's play areas, sports arena, amusements, pool tables, roller rink, mini ten-pin bowling, crazy golf, sauna and solarium also on site, plus 3 fishing lakes and a fully stocked fishing shop for hire of rods, nets and everything if you want to fish the lakes, and a fitness suite with treadmills, rowing machines and weights for the more energetic! Mountain bikes can also be hired. Entertainment for all the family is available every night at The Venue on site, together with Hardy's Restaurant and a bar. A mini supermarket and fish and chip shop are also to be found on site, and pizzas can be ordered from Huskys at the Ski Slope. The larger supermarkets will deliver to the lodge if required. Children are well catered for with an indoor soft play area, multi sports court and outdoor adventure play areas.More
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Pam R
Languages spoken:English
Response Rate:100%
Response Time:Within a few hours
Listed Since:June 2011
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Reviewed 1 week ago

We just had a great relaxed stay in the lodge over a long weekend. It is very spacious, extremely clean and well looked after, we could have easily stayed there a lot longer and felt at home straight away. A large decking area at the...More

Date of stay: October 2019
Thank PaulHeather2013
Pam R, VR Owner at Kingfisher Retreat, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you Paul and Heather for your very kind review. I am so pleased you enjoyed your short break at the lodge and hope to welcome you back.

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I recommend this lodge highly. It is in a beautiful quiet setting and very well equipped and comfortable. Coming again next May and september😁

Date of stay: September 2019
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Pam R, VR Owner at Kingfisher Retreat, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you for your lovely review, and for your future bookings. You will always be welcome, perfect guests!

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Reviewed 18 August 2019 via mobile

We have just returned from a great week long stay at Kingfisher Retreat. Pam the owner has been excellent in the lead up and provided a lovely welcome of a box chocolates and milk in the fridge. The lodge was clean and well maintained with...More

Date of stay: August 2019
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Pam R, VR Owner at Kingfisher Retreat, responded to this reviewResponded 18 August 2019

Thank you Alison for your lovely review. I’m pleased you found the lodge clean and comfortable, but sorry you didn’t get to sit out on the deck. I hope to welcome you back in the future. Pam

Reviewed 13 August 2019

Stayed with a family of four and dog in July 2019. Owner was easy to deal with and left us milk and chocolates in the fridge. Lodge is in a fantastic quiet location within easy reach of the facilities. Accommodation spotless with everything you need....More

Date of stay: July 2019
Thank Mills553
Pam R, VR Owner at Kingfisher Retreat, responded to this reviewResponded 14 August 2019

Thank you Rachel for your lovely review. So pleased you liked the lodge and the park. I hope to welcome you back soon. Pam.

Reviewed 20 July 2019

Just came back from a 6 day stay at Pam’s Kingfisher Retreat. Can’t recommend it enough, absolutely stunning resort and the Lodge is just beautiful, I could quite happily live there. Washing Machine broke on me but Pam was always on the other end of...More

Date of stay: July 2019
Thank KatieEP1985
Pam R, VR Owner at Kingfisher Retreat, responded to this reviewResponded 21 July 2019

Thank you Katie! I’m so pleased you had a good stay and are already arranging your next visit. A new washing machine is on order! Thank you for leaving the lodge in a clean and tidy condition. Pam

Amenities
Pets Allowed: Yes
Smoking Allowed: No
Kid Friendly: Yes
DVD Player
Suitable For Children Under 5
Refrigerator
Washer
Highchair
Outdoor Dining Area
Towels Provided
There Is A Golf Course Within 30 Mins Drive
Cycling Trips
Hairdryer
TV
Parking
Rural/Countryside Retreats
Linens Provided
There Are Tennis Courts Nearby
Playground
Internet Access
Children's Pool
Toaster
Swingset
Cooker
Short Term Rentals (4 Days Or Fewer)
Private Fishing Lake/River
Fishing Nearby
Central Heating
Dryer
Dishwasher
Freezer
Iron
Beach Or Lakeside Relaxation
Hiking Trips
Microwave
Wi-Fi
Kettle
Shared Indoor Pool
Deck
Additional amenities & feature info
The property will sleep up to 6 if using the sofabed in the lounge. A travel cot and highchair are provided in the lodge together with cot sides. There are always friendly and helpful staff on site to deal with any problems that may arise.
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About the neighbourhood
There is an abundance of places of interest in this area of Dorset, such as Monkey World, Sea Life Park in Weymouth, the Abbotsbury Swannery and Subtropical Gardens, many places along the Jurassic Coast such as Durdle Door, Lulworth Cove, and Lulworth Castle. Kingston Maurward Gardens and Animal Park, Bennett's Water Gardens and The Blue Pool are also worth a visit. There is so much more - too much to mention! There is something for everyone in this area of Dorset.
How to get there
Warmwell Holiday Park is situated on the B3390 - accessed from the A35 between Bere Regis and Dorchester. Full details will be provided on request.
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