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Vitality Cottage

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4 Bedrooms , 2 Bathrooms , Sleeps 8
Upwey, Weymouth, Dorset, England
Lovely quiet cottage situated in an elevated position on the old Roman Road out of Weymouth leading to Dorchester. Some views leading to Weymouth are accessible from the outdoor elevated sun terrace. The Ridge way is no longer a through road and apart from the 16th century public house 40 meters across the road it is a most peaceful retreat.

The property benefits from only being 20 years old however there are many features which give it an original feel from perhaps 200 years ago. These include oak beams, wooden floors, worn flag stones, open fireplace etc.

It contains 4 bedrooms arranged over 3 floors, one being an en-suite loft room with restricted headroom. This can be arranged as a double or twin. There are a further 2 double bedrooms on the first floor one containing a king sized double, and a slightly smaller third bedroom cont...
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Listing #HL308653
About the Owner
Stephen V
Languages spoken:English
Response Rate:90%
Response Time:Within a few hours
Listed Since:January 2013
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Reviewed 31 July 2017

Beautiful, well equipped cottage in a perfect location. This is our second year at Vitality cottage. Perfect for our family with elderly grandparents and young children. The location is perfect for day trips in the area, walking in the beautiful Dorset countryside and trips to...More

Thank Suzanne Y
SteveVitali, VR Owner at Vitality Cottage, responded to this reviewResponded 31 July 2017

Dear Suzanne, Thank you for your kind words. We are glad you have enjoyed your second stay with us. If we can be of any assistance in the future please don't hesitate to contact us. Best Regards Steve & Ella

Reviewed 2 October 2016

Lovely clean and tidy cottage central for all our needs, truly a home from home. Owners always very polite and couldn't do enough to make the holiday hassle free. A lovely relaxing break which is just what the family needed.

Thank monareview
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Luroy Municipality, Norway
Reviewed 15 July 2016


Management response:Responded 18 July 2016


  • Cable/satellite TV
  • Central Heating
  • Cooker
  • Cots:(1)
  • Dining Seats (6)
  • Dishwasher
  • Double Beds:(1)
  • DVD Player
  • En Suite Rooms (1)
  • Fax
  • Fireplace
  • Freezer
  • Full Baths (1)
  • Grill
  • Highchair
  • Internet Access
  • Kettle
  • King Beds:(2)
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room Seats (4)
  • Microwave
  • Parking
  • Private Garden
  • Refrigerator
  • Safe
  • Single Beds:(2)
  • Stereo System
  • Suitable For Children Under 5
  • Toaster
  • Towels Provided
  • TV
  • VCR
  • Washer
  • Wi-Fi
House rules
    Pets not allowed
    Smoking not allowed
    Check in: 3:00 PM
    Check out: 10:00 AM
Guests are kindly requested to remove their shoes on entering the property as any hard soled shoes (especially stilettos) will badly mark the wooden floors. During summer months...
    1 Full bath
    1 Attached (ensuite)
    1 Full
    2 Twins
    2 Kings
    1 Crib
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  • Damage Deposit: ₹ 22,857 / stay - Deposit
Additional Rate and Availability Information
Xmas and New Year Bank Holidays are all charged at Weekend RateNo Pets to stay although there is a local kennel within 1.5 miles and pets can visit if kept outside.Strictly no young STAG or HEN parties.Please ask for for a quotation.Minimum stay mostly 3 nights and 7 nights at peak and busy periods. Some flexibility may exist over minimum stays for last minute bookings. Always worth asking
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About the neighbourhood
The property is located in the picturesque Conservation Area village of Upwey . It was a favourite venue for Thomas Hardy the writer and offers quiet walks from various bridleways into stunning Dorset scenery. Many dedicated paths and cycle ways can be accessed directly from the property. There are two good pubs locally with one almost on the door step offering fine food and ales. The Upwey Wishing Well tea rooms, a short 10 minute walk away and set in pretty and tranquil gardens offer home made meals, cakes and Dorset cream teas all year round. Weymouth's golden sandy beach, shopping centre, gourmet restaurants and colourful historic harbour are a mere 10 minute car or bus ride away. The award winning sandy beach and town centre has all the traditional seaside attractions in and... more
Car not needed
How to get there
Airport: Bournemouth International Airport: 60.0 km
Guests arriving by transport other than car can email the property owner whom will endevour to collect them from the local train station (Upwey or Weymouth)or bus terminal in Weymouth. Alternatively, a taxi can be booked with the local company Weyline on +44 1305 777777. Upwey lies some 4 miles from Weymouth town center.
Activities nearby
Golf Course Is On Site Or Within 15 Mins Walk, Horse Riding Nearby, There Are Tennis Courts Nearby, Watersports Nearby, Nearest Beach: 4.0 km.
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