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THATCHED COTTAGE AT STUDLAND BAY CLOSE TO BEACH ON WORLD HERITAGE SITE.

Angela Walters

Advertiser since: 2008
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Sleeps6
Bedrooms 3
Bathrooms1
Property type cottage
Minimum Stay 4 - 7 nights

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THATCHED COTTAGE AT STUDLAND BAY CLOSE TO BEACH ON WORLD HERITAGE SITE.

Sleeps6
Bedrooms 3
Bathrooms1
Property type cottage
Minimum Stay 4 - 7 nights

Overview

Overview

Studland Cottage Rental Photos and Description

3-bedroom cottage in quaint Studland village, Dorset, easy beach access.

Grade II listed thatched cottage on quiet road near village centre. On the Jurassic coast World Heritage site - only 200metres from Studland Bay's safe and sandy beach. Extremely well equipped and comfortable cottage with three bedrooms (1 double, 2 twins) full central heating, washing machine, fridge, tumble drier, TV, DVD player, video, radio, phone (incoming only). High chair, travel cot. Parking off-road for 2 cars. Changeover day Friday. There is a supplement for bedlinen, gas and electricity extra. Golf 1 mile, tennis and riding close by. Heath, beach and woodland walks in National Trust area of outstanding natural beauty. The village shop, hotels and pub 5 minutes walk. Short breaks available October - April (excluding Christmas and New Year). Bournemouth 8 miles via the Sandbanks ferry which operates every 20 minutes and Swanage is 3 miles away. The cottage is ideal for family beach holidays as the sandy and gently shelving beach stretches for 3 miles.

Suitability:
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
  • pets considered
  • unsuitable for elderly or infirm
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Angela Walters (Owner)
Advertiser since: 2008
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Guestbook comments from the owner

Once again, we had a lovely time and the cottage was perfect for us. So close to the beach !!! And thanks also for the delicious cake which went down very well with the whole family.
May 2012
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Sleeps6
Bedrooms 3
Bathrooms1
Property type cottage
Minimum Stay 4 - 7 nights
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Reviews

Reviews

4.7
based on 9 traveler reviews

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Thatched cottage at Studland Bay close to beach on World Heritage site.
average rating of 4.6666665 based on 10 reviews
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Thatched cottage at Studland Bay close to beach on World Heritage site.
http://www.homeaway.com/vacation-rental/p96730
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Studland Purbeck
5

Charming cottage in beautiful Studland

  • 5 of 5
Dealing with Angela was an easy and pleasing experience, even from afar. The cottage was exactly what we expected, charming and full of character.
Coming from Mexico we needed somewhere cosy and Vine Cottage fits the bill.
Our bed was comfortable with nice quality bedding and pillows.
We found the electric fire in the living room to be a nice focal point of warmth after a couple of bracing walks.
As other reviewers have stated, there are great walks from the cottage, down to the beach, or around the coastal path to Old Harry Rocks and on to Swanage.
Studland Stores was a real revelation - very friendly and very well stocked. These types of local businesses need the support of all visitors in my opinion.
This was our first visit to Dorset, but definitely not our last. Thanks to Angela for making Vine Cottage available.
  • Submitted: Jun 26, 2013
  • Stayed: Jun 2013
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Its a joy to reead your review and to know that you enjoyed your stay in our cottage !!
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Thatched cottage at Studland Bay close to beach on World Heritage site.
http://www.homeaway.com/vacation-rental/p96730
+44 -01929480475
Studland Purbeck
5

What a fabulous cottage in an ideal area!

  • 5 of 5
We are five friends from Kent who wanted a weekend away somewhere where we could enjoy the fresh sea air by day & cosy up to chat by night. Vine Cottage was absolutely perfect! After arriving in Studland to cold damp weather, it was lovely to snuggle up in the cottage with a hot drink & a slice of Dorset apple cake, which had been kindly left for us by Angela. Next morning the weather was perfect &, after a hearty breakfast, we went exploring & walked the coastal path to Swanage. Fish & chips for lunch & a saunter around the shops & then back to Studland on the open topped bus. Being situated within Studland, we had easy access to the beach, local pub, shop & were on the bus route for Swanage to Bournemouth, so we didn't have to use the car once we were there. We had a fabulous weekend & one we will never forget. Thank you!!
  • Submitted: Feb 20, 2013
  • Stayed: Jan 2013
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: It's so nice to have compliments out of the blue ! We are delighted to hear that you enjoyed your visit so much - and just sorry that we were away when you visited so we did not meet..
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Thatched cottage at Studland Bay close to beach on World Heritage site.
http://www.homeaway.com/vacation-rental/p96730
+44 -01929480475
Studland Purbeck
London UK
5

A wonderful stay!

  • 5 of 5
My family and I had a wonderful stay in this beautiful cottage. A well equipped, clean kitchen with the added bonus of a cake and bubbly on our arrival. The area of Studland is stunning with many walks for all abilities, the local pub is within a 5 minute walk which sells good hearty food.

The owner Angela was available at all times and provided good literature about the property and surrounding area and a torch for the evening was good advice.

I would definitely recommend the property and we look forward to going again, thank you Angela.
  • Submitted: Jan 4, 2013
  • Stayed: Dec 2012
  • Source: HomeAway
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Thatched cottage at Studland Bay close to beach on World Heritage site.
http://www.homeaway.com/vacation-rental/p96730
+44 -01929480475
Studland Purbeck
4

best half term break !

  • 4 of 5
We had a wonderful stay in Vine Cottages, it was clean, cosy and perfectly situated to enjoy the surrounding area of Studland. Definitely recommending to friends and also hope to return again ! Thank you
  • Submitted: Nov 8, 2012
  • Stayed: Oct 2012
  • Source: HomeAway
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Thatched cottage at Studland Bay close to beach on World Heritage site.
http://www.homeaway.com/vacation-rental/p96730
+44 -01929480475
Studland Purbeck
Brighton
5

Our summer favourite

  • 5 of 5
We have been drawn back to stay in this delightful cottage every year for a number of years now. It is ideally located away from the “main” road in the village of Studland and perfect for a quiet holiday retreat. The cottage is as charming as the picture suggests, obviously well cared for by the owner and provided with all the amenities one needs.

The whole area is outstandingly beautiful and the miles of sandy beach, heath, and woodland provide many opportunities for walks. The cottage is just a few minutes walk from the long sandy beach of Studland Bay and evening walks along the beach when all the crowds have gone have become a special favourite of ours. The local shop, pub and Manor House hotel tea rooms are also just a few minutes walk away.
  • Submitted: Dec 29, 2010
  • Stayed: Jul 2010
  • Source: HomeAway
Recommended for:  Age 55+, Sightseeing, Families with Young Children, Romantic Getaway
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Thatched cottage at Studland Bay close to beach on World Heritage site.
http://www.homeaway.com/vacation-rental/p96730
+44 -01929480475
Studland Purbeck
ipswich, ma
5

A lovely cottage

  • 5 of 5
Our stay at the cottage was magical - not only did the weather cooperate (such a rarity on the English coast), but the accommodation was exactly what we were hoping for.

Right when you walk in, you get the feeling of 'charming' and 'cozy', something out of a Jane Austen or a Merchant Ivory book/film. Fresh flowers had been put on the table and when you looked up, the sloped beamed ceilings made it feel so snug.

There was ample room, for although it's a cottage, all the rooms are spacious and wonderfully appointed (I'd like to say here as an aside that coming from the US to the UK, we really appreciated the hairdryer!).

The kitchen had everything we needed for home-cooked meals when we wanted to stay in (although with a pub right around the corner, it was tempting to go out!). The corner shop supplied us with fresh pastries and newspapers in the morning. It was wonderful having a beach close by, and being able to walk everywhere.
  • Submitted: Apr 27, 2010
  • Stayed: Apr 2010
  • Source: HomeAway
Recommended for:  Age 55+, Sightseeing, Families with Teenagers, Families with Young Children

Map

Map

Nearest Airport
100 Miles
Heathrow
Nearest Barpub
300 Metres
Bankes Arms
Nearest Ferry
10 Miles
Poole
Nearest Golf
1 Miles
Isle of Purbeck Golf Club
Nearest Train
10 Miles
Poole
Nearest Motorway
25 Miles
M27
Nearest Restaurant
200 Metres
Manor House Hotel
Nearest Beach
200 Metres

Studland Bay is close to the seaside hotspots of Sandbanks, Bournemouth and Poole by the chain ferry which runs every 20 minutes from Shell Bay - 3 miles from the cottage. Nearby towns include the ancient Saxon river town of Wareham with its Thursday and Saturday markets and fresh produce auction every Thursday - 10 miles from Studland. Romantic Corfe Castle is 6 miles away. The Dorset county town of Dorchester and seaside resort of Weymouth are about 50 minutes drive from the cottage. Nearby attractions include The Tank Museum, Monkey World, the New Forest, and the National Trust properties at Kingston Lacy, Hardy's Cottage near Dorchester, Max Gate (Thomas Hardy's home near Dorchester) and D.H. Lawrence's cottage home near Bovington. Swanage is just 3 miles from Studland and is home to the famous steam railway. There are two supermarkets in Swanage and two in Wareham - the nearest places for shopping. The open-air bus runs from Studland to Bournemouth in the summer months.

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Rates & Availability

Rates & Availability

From £71 Per night

Studland Cottage Rental Rates

Rental Basis:
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Rental rates quoted in:
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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event
 
Autumn
Nov 3 2014 - Dec 18 2014
4 night minimum stay
£500
 
 
Christmas and New Year
Dec 19 2014 - Jan 5 2015
7 night minimum stay
£950
 
 
Winter
Jan 12 2015 - Feb 28 2015
4 night minimum stay
£600
 
 
Early spring
Mar 1 2015 - Mar 26 2015
4 night minimum stay
£650
 
 
Springtime
Mar 27 2015 - Apr 2 2015
4 night minimum stay
£680
 
 
Easter
Apr 3 2015 - Apr 9 2015
7 night minimum stay
£750
 
 
Spring
Apr 10 2015 - Apr 30 2015
7 night minimum stay
£680
 
 
Late spring
May 1 2015 - May 21 2015
4 night minimum stay
£700
 
 
Late May Bank Holiday
May 22 2015 - May 28 2015
7 night minimum stay
£975
 
 
Early Summer
May 29 2015 - Jul 16 2015
4 night minimum stay
£850
 
 
High Summer
Jul 17 2015 - Sep 3 2015
7 night minimum stay
£1,280
 
 
Autumn
Sep 4 2015 - Oct 15 2015
4 night minimum stay
£750
 
 
Late Autumn and Pre Christmas
Oct 16 2015 - Dec 19 2015
4 night minimum stay
£650
 
 
Christmas and New Year
Dec 20 2015 - Jan 10 2016
7 night minimum stay
£975
 

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Notes The cottage sleeps 6 people; but from January to end June and October to mid-December we can offer a price reduction to smaller parties - that is 2 or 3 people. Special offer for two people for an out of season stay of 3 nights - just £325 inclusive of all charges - until the end of March, subject to our having availability !
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Amenities

Amenities

Studland Cottage Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • cottage (semi-detached)
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Location Type:
  • Beach
  • Village
Theme:
  • Away From It All
  • Sports & Activities
General:
  • Fireplace
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Linens Provided
  • Parking
  • Telephone
  • Washing Machine
  • Wireless Internet
Kitchen:
  • 4 Ring Stove
  • Freezer
  • Grill
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
Dining:
  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 6 people
Bathrooms:
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , combination tub/shower
  • Bath has fixed overhead shower
Bedrooms:
  • 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6
  • Master bedroom - 1 double
    Bedroom 2 - 2 twin/ single
    Bedroom 3 - 2 twin/ single , downstairs
  • There are two large bedrooms upstairs and a smaller bedroom downstairs. The downstairs bedroom has twin beds. The bathroom with fixed overhead shower is downstairs. All bedrooms have full central heating.
Entertainment:
  • DVD Player
  • Radio
  • Television
  • VCR
Suitability:
  • children welcome ...
  • non smoking only
  • pets considered ...
  • unsuitable for elderly or infirm
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Onsite Services:
  • Car Available
Attractions:
  • bay/sound
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • library
  • pond
  • restaurants
  • ruins
Leisure Activities:
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • horseback riding
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • pier fishing
  • sailing
  • sound/bay fishing
  • surfing
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • water skiing
  • wind-surfing
Notes:
We are pleased to accept one well-behaved dog from September through until end-June. Dogs are not allowed on the beach during July and August. There is no garden at Vine Cottage but there is parking for 2 cars off-road at the front of the cottage. There is a small yard at the rear where the washing line, dustbin and gas bottles are housed. Our website: www.vinecottage-dorset.co.uk for further information

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