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Primrose Cottage

Bedroom with en-suite
31 reviews
Bedroom with en-suite
Primrose Cottage
Sitting Room
Roll top bath
Dressing Area
Hand painted kitchen
Secluded back garden
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1 Bedroom , 2 Bathrooms , Sleeps 2
Sturminster Newton, Dorset, England
NEW renovation of a stunning 16th century cottage perfect for couples looking for a luxury countryside break or a UK honeymoon. Oak beams, WOODBURNER with logs provided, king size bed and roll top bath. FREE WI-FI and Baby Friendly. Secluded garden good for al fresco dining and summer sunbathing. Walking to historic village pub and award winning village stores. Marnhull is situated between the hilltop town of Shaftesbury and Sherborne with its Abbey and 2 castles and has great local walks. Visit Stourhead, Stonehenge, Longleat and Bath.
About the Owner, Rachel, O
Languages spoken: English
Response Rate: 90 %
Response Time: Within a few hours
Calendar Updated: 13 days ago
Listed since : Aug 2013
Overall rating: 5.0 / 5.0
Based on 31 reviews and 1 property
Interaction with guests
We live just half a mile from the cottage and we are on hand to welcome you if requested. I can pop by the cottage to meet you at any time during your stay and help you with local information.
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Listing #HL576826
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Excellent - based on 31 reviews
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English first
Level 2 Contributor
6 reviews
3 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago for a stay in October 2017

Primrose Cottage is just beautiful! We instantly felt comfortable and 'at home' in the cosy surroundings. The cottage is decorated beautifully with real attention to detail. Communication with the host was great and the advice to bring slippers with us was appreciated! With the village shops within walking distance and pubs serving delicious food near by, it is in a...

London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 9 July 2017 for a stay in June 2017

Management response:

Thanks for your lovely review! It was great to meet you both and I look forward to seeing you again, best wishes Rachel


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liz l
Broadstairs, United Kingdom
Level 5 Contributor
77 reviews
25 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 31 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 April 2017 for a stay in April 2017

We have just returned from a lovely relaxed week at primrose cottage. It is very well kept with everything you need. The bath robes were a very nice addiction. The bed is so comfortable didn't want to get up. The weather was warm so didn't need the log burner but sure it would be great if you needed it. The...

  • Central Heating
  • Cooker
  • Dining Seats (4)
  • Dishwasher
  • Dryer
  • DVD Player
  • En Suite Rooms (1)
  • Fireplace
  • Grill
  • Hairdryer
  • Highchair
  • Internet Access
  • Iron
  • Kettle
  • King Beds:(1)
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room Seats (4)
  • Microwave
  • Private Garden
  • Refrigerator
  • Shower Rooms (1)
  • Stereo System
  • Toaster
  • Towels Provided
  • TV
  • Washer
  • Wi-Fi
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House rules
    Not kid-friendly
    Pets not allowed
    Smoking not allowed
No pets. We do allow babies up to 6 months old and can provide a travel cot free of charge.
    1 Shower
    1 Attached (ensuite)
    1 King
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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
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31 Oct 2017 -
18 Dec 2017
Low season
3 nights
19 Dec 2017 -
5 Jan 2018
High season
3 nights
6 Jan 2018 -
9 Mar 2018
Low season
3 nights
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Additional Rate and Availability Information
We offer short breaks Friday to Monday (3 nights)
and Monday to Friday (4 nights)
All the prices for short breaks are based on 70% of the weekly charge.
Low - £320
Mid Season - £405
High Season - £450
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About the neighbourhood
Primrose Cottage is located in the Dorset village of Marnhull, just a short stroll to our award winning village shop, butcher, hairdressing salon and The Crown at Marnhull featured in Thomas Hardy's novel Tess of the D'Urbervilles.

Don your walking boots and explore Dorset's Blackmore Vale with footpaths right outside the cottage door. Explore the Wessex Ridgeway or the breathtaking views from Hambledon and Hod Hill. If cycling is your thing why not explore the quiet lanes around Marnhull and cycle to a country pub for lunch, we have maps and information on local rides for your use.

See Stonehenge the world heritage site and spend the afternoon exploring the Cathedral city of Salisbury or Take a tour of Wilton House. Make a day trip to Bath and visit the Roman Baths or treat...
Car not needed
How to get there
Airport: Bristol: 97.0 km
Railway: Gillingham: 8.0 km
Ferry: Poole: 50.0 km
Using SAT NAV enter our postcode DT10 1PP

From London
Follow M3 and A303, branching right on to A350 to Shaftesbury. At Ivy Cross roundabout in Shaftesbury follow A30 towards Yeovil. After Farm Shop at East Stour turn left onto B3092. Arrive in Marnhull, turn right after Crown Pub into Church Hill which leads into Burton Street. Primrose Cottage is on the right before the parade of shops.

From the North
Follow M5 to junction 15 take M4 London/Bath. Take Bath A46 and at Bath follow A36 to Warminster. Continue on A36 until you hit the A350 and then follow this road to Shaftesbury. At Ivy Cross roundabout in Shaftesbury follow A30 towards Yeovil. After Farm Shop at East Stour turn left onto B3092. Arrive in Marnhull, turn right after Crown Pub into Church Hill which leads into Burton Street...
Activities nearby
Fishing Nearby, There Is A Golf Course Within 30 Mins Drive, Horse Riding Nearby, There Are Tennis Courts Nearby, Nearest Beach: 50.0 km.
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