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Idyllic country cottage with beautiful views

Sitting room in morning sunlight
Certificate of Excellence
7 reviews
Sitting room in morning sunlight
Front of Wise Cottage
Looking from landing into master bedroom
Twin room with full size bunk beds
View from twin bedroom
Well equipped kitchen
Ancient timbers of stair case and dining table
Garden with beautiful views
Our local pub!
View from cottage garden
Our community shop, (which sells almost everything!)  20 yards from cottage.
Our village shop sells almost everything!
Our village shop, yards from the cottage
summer view from garden
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2 Bedrooms , 1 Bathroom , Sleeps 5
East Knoyle, Wiltshire, England
Wise Cottage is a 250 year old cottage of immense charm and character with sweeping views over fields, situated in a beautiful village near Shaftesbury, Dorset, Southern England. The cottage has been completely renovated and we have aimed to create a very comfortable and inspirational place.

There are two bedrooms, one large master bedroom with a super kingsize bed and a small bedroom with adult bunk beds. Wood burner, super fast broadband & garden.There is a large sitting room with oak dining table and contemporary chairs, a well fitted kitchen with washing machine, dishwasher and fridge/freezer.
The main bedroom has an upholstered Super kingsize bed with Vi Spring mattress, high quality microfibre duvets and bed linens. The second bedroom has full size bunk beds. The bathroom has a pressurised shower and bath. The bathroo...
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About the Owner, vanessa J
Languages spoken: English
Response Rate: 100 %
Response Time: Within a few hours
Calendar Updated: 1 day ago
Listed since : Jun 2016
Overall rating: 5.0 / 5.0
Based on 7 reviews and 1 property
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Level 1 Contributor
3 reviews
3 hotel reviews
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Reviewed 30 July 2017 for a stay in July 2017

We have just returned from our 10 night stay in Wise Cottage. Vanessa had been so helpful before our arrival and left provisions for us on arrival including home made jam! Both Vanessa and Bruce were on hand during the stay and it was a pleasure to meet them. The house is decorated beautifully, bed is extremely comfortable and the...

Management response:

Thank you Lizzie for your lovely review. I am so glad you enjoyed your stay so much and I do hope you will be able to stay again when.visiting family. Vanessa


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Paris, France
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6 reviews
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Reviewed 20 July 2017 for a stay in July 2017

Beautiful authentic English cottage surrounded by forests and parks, which makes you feel right at home! Vanessa the owner has been so kind in making us feel welcome even before we arrived, and it really makes a difference when it comes to staying in someone's property... The place itself is clean, comfortable, peaceful and very nicely designed (and the bed...

Management response:

It was such a pleasure having you all to stay, thank you for your lovely review and I hope we meet again some day.


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Greater Manchester, United Kingdom
1 review
Reviewed 20 June 2017 for a stay in June 2017

The cottage is set in a beautiful village with a well stocked local shop nearby and has access to the owners excellent outdoor heated pool. We spent our time visiting some of the many attractions nearby such as Stonehenge and enjoying the stunning walks near the cottage itself such as the 20 minute walk to the nearby pub (also pet...

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Many thanks Matt, so glad you enjoyed your stay and many thanks for your review.


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  • Bunk Beds:(1)
  • Cable/satellite TV
  • Central Heating
  • Cooker
  • Dishwasher
  • Fireplace
  • Freezer
  • Full Baths (1)
  • Grill
  • Internet Access
  • Iron
  • Kettle
  • King Beds:(1)
  • Linens Provided
  • Parking
  • Private Garden
  • Refrigerator
  • Single Beds:(1)
  • Suitable For Children Under 5
  • Toaster
  • Towels Provided
  • TV
  • Washer
House rules
    Pets allowed
    Smoking not allowed
The cottage is in a quiet rural area so sensitivity to neighbours is requested.
    1 Full bath
    1 Twin
    1 Bunk
    1 Super 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
Default 2 nights
₹ 12,884
£ 140
₹ 12,884
£ 140
1 Mar 2018 -
31 Mar 2018
2 nights
₹ 9,203
£ 100
1 Apr 2018 -
31 May 2018
2 nights
₹ 11,044
£ 120
Please note: rates may have been converted from the original local currency to Indian Rupees and are approximate rates that may change due to exchange rate fluctuation. Please contact the manager to confirm actual rates for your requested dates.
  • Cleaning fee: ₹ 2,761 / stay - Fee
  • Damage Deposit: ₹ 18,406 / stay - Deposit
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About the neighbourhood
This is a beautiful area with a wealth of natural history and cultural places to visit. The village of East Knoyle where the cottage is situated, is the birth place of Sir Christopher Wren. Within easy reach of the cottage is Stone henge, Bath, the Jurassic Dorset coast, Longleat House, Stourhead, Thomas Hardy country and some of the best walking in the country.
Car advised
How to get there
Airport: southampton: 60.0 km
Railway: Tisbury: 6.0 km
Activities nearby
Nearest Beach: 60.0 km.
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