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Stables Holiday Cottage

View of cottage from garden
8 reviews
View of cottage from garden
Family Room sitting area
Family Room Kitchen/Dining area
Bed 1 (2)
Bed 1 En-suite shower room
Bed 2 En-suite shower room
Bathroom with Spa Bath
View to Garden from patio
Inner hall
View to North West
View to North East
Aquatics Pond
View North
View to South
Twin Bedroom 1
Twin Bedroom 1A
Kitchen Dining
Bed 1 Evening
Bed 1 Day
Sitting Area
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2 Bedrooms , 3 Bathrooms , Sleeps 6
Sturminster Newton, Dorset, England
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 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 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 freely & spot their beautiful butterf...
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About the Owner, Maryanne L
Languages spoken: English
Response Rate: 100 %
Response Time: Within a few hours
Calendar Updated: 3 days ago
Listed since : May 2011
Overall rating: 5.0 / 5.0
Based on 9 reviews and 2 properties
Interaction with guests
Owners live in the main Farmhouse & will greet you on arrival to show you into the cottage & give you keys.

If you need anything whilst you are staying in the cottage the owners will be pleased to help, but otherwise they will leave you to enjoy your holiday.
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Listing #HL164459
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Excellent - based on 8 reviews
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Reviews from our community

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Geoff G
Milton Keynes, United Kingdom
Level 3 Contributor
24 reviews
19 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
Reviewed 18 February 2018 for a stay in February 2018

We have today returned from staying at The Stables where we thoroughly enjoyed our short break. This cottage is a true home from home and very luxurious. It is beautifully converted from a stable block to a very high standard and is equipped with very high quality furnishings, fittings and electrical equipment that make it vastly superior to many of...

Ali R
Ilkeston, United Kingdom
Level 2 Contributor
6 reviews
3 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 20 August 2016 for a stay in August 2016

We had a wonderful stay at the stables holiday cottage. Maryanne was so welcoming and thoughtful. Toys were available for the children to play with and a garden for private use. The cottage was beautiful and spotless and very well equipped. all the little touches helped to make it very special and we rally enjoyed our stay.

Gill T
London, England, United Kingdom
Level 2 Contributor
8 reviews
4 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 26 June 2016 for a stay in June 2016

Lovely welcome from Maryanne who showed us around The Stables where there were fresh flowers on the table, eggs from her chickens, homemade rock buns and cookies, milk, tea, coffee and sugar and even spare towels for use on the dogs should we need to use them. Have to say this is the best equipped property we have ever stayed...

  • Blender
  • Books
  • Central Heating
  • Cooker
  • Dining Seats (7)
  • Dishwasher
  • Double Beds:(1)
  • Dryer
  • DVD Player
  • En Suite Rooms (2)
  • Freezer
  • Full Baths (1)
  • Grill
  • Hairdryer
  • Highchair
  • Internet Access
  • Iron
  • Kettle
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room Seats (6)
  • Microwave
  • Outdoor Dining Area
  • Parking
  • Patio
  • Playground
  • Private Garden
  • Refrigerator
  • Sofa Beds:(1)
  • Stereo System
  • Suitable For Children Under 5
  • Swingset
  • Toaster
  • Towels Provided
  • TV
  • VCR
  • Washer
  • Wi-Fi
House rules
    Pets allowed
    Smoking not allowed
    Check in: 4:00 PM
    Check out: 10:00 AM
    1 Full bath
    2 Attached (ensuite)
    1 Full
    1 Sofa
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Saturday = Normal Changeover Day______ Prices on this site include the 13.5% booking fee you pay to Holiday Lettings / Trip Advisor ______ By comparison direct booings are much cheaper_____ Mini-Break rates are higher than weekly rates due to the extra changeover day costs that are incurred by owner_____ Dogs 4 allowed at £20 ppps Normal usage electricity allowance included in price, additional usage (optional) will be at extra cost and charged at electricity suppliers standard rate. Please see Terms and Conditions on cottage website stablesholidaycottage .co .uk for further details.
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About the neighbourhood
Hazelbury Bryan is featured in Thomas Hardy 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 great fishing.
Car advised
How to get there
Airport: Bournemouth: 48.0 km
Railway: Templecombe & Yeovil: 10.0 km
Ferry: Poole & Weymouth: 48.0 km
You will be looking out for ‘Hilltop Farm’ which is situated about half way along the road that links the villages of Hazelbury Bryan & Kings Stag (about 1 mile from either village - post code DT10 2AH for SatNav's which should bring you to within a few hundred yards of us).

Travelling from Hazelbury Bryan towards Kings Stag we are the 3rd house on the right going uphill from ‘Woodrow Feeds’, &, travelling from Kings Stag towards Hazelbury Bryan we are the 2nd house on the left after passing ‘Walbridge Motors’.
Activities nearby
Fishing Nearby, There Is A Golf Course Within 30 Mins Drive, Horse Riding Nearby, Nearest Beach: 46.0 km.
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