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The Bothy, very spacious three bedroom cottage, sleeps 7 (+1). All rooms ensuite

Spacious living room with many rustic features, plenty of comfortable seating and dining area
51 reviews
Spacious living room with many rustic features, plenty of comfortable seating and dining area
Hallway leading to back door and enclosed private garden
Living room, overlooking garden with stairs to Bedroom 2. Large TV with SKY TV including SKY
Fully refurbished kitchen with additional dining area. Rustic old beams throughtout
Bedroom 1, Super-King size bed,(can be two 3' beds)& 3' single bed. Ensuite Bathroom. TV & DVD
New fully refurbished ensuite bathroom with shower-over-bath; bedroom 1
Bedroom 2, Kingsize bed, ensuite bathroom. TV and DVD player
Bathroom with walk-in shower, Bed 2
Bedroom 3, King-size bed, ground floor ensuite bathroom. TV and DVD player
The Bothy entrance from the court yard
The Bothy, looking towards Hollis Hill
Private fenced garden overlooking goat pen,with view of village
The White Lion, the village pub, excellent food.
Forde Abbey, magnificent house and gardens, 20 mins away
Beaminster, historic small town, 3 miles away
The Bothy is located behind West Hill House
12th Century Church in Broadwindsor
Todd and Herbie, Vietnamese Pot-bellied pigs
Broadwindsor from Hollis Hill looking towards Lewesdon
The Jurasic coast from Golden Cap towards Seatown.
Lyme Regis, excellent for sandy beach, crabbing rock pooling and fossil hunting
Lyme regis, 20 mins away
Unspoilt rolling countryside on the doorstep
Private fenced garden and communal grounds with views of the village,and surrounding countryside
Adorable spring lambs
Cottage -
3 Bedrooms , 3 Bathrooms , Sleeps 8
Broadwindsor, Dorset, England
The Bothy (3 bedrooms, sleeps 7 (there is space to put a good mattress on the floor of bedroom 1 or 3 if this is required giving the ability to sleep 8)

The main part of the cottage was an old coach house, the Bothy is comfortable, very spacious and full of character with charming rustic features throughout. It has a private fenced garden which is safe for children and dogs with wonderful views over the village and charming countryside.

Bedroom 1, a large vaulted ensuite bedroom.

Super-King size 6ft bed; very comfortable and extremely popular with guests,( can be made into 2 single beds by prior arrangement if required).
There is also a further 3ft single bed and a cot can be provided.
There is space to sleep another child on a mattress on the floor if required.
The family bathroom has been fully refurbished with a new shower-over-...
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About the Owner, John L
Languages spoken: English
Response Rate: 100 %
Response Time: Within a few hours
Calendar Updated: Today
Listed since : Sep 2006
Overall rating: 5.0 / 5.0
Based on 140 reviews and 4 properties
Interaction with guests
The owners live on site and will usually be available to welcome guests when they arrive. They are usually available to deal with any issues which may arise
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Listing #HL15571
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Basingstoke, United Kingdom
Level 6 Contributor
194 reviews
25 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 95 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago for a stay in March 2018

I can honesty say this is one of the most comfortable and well equipped rental homes I have ever stayed in ( and there have been many both in UK and internationally). As others have stated it is spotlessly clean and the beds are huge and so comfortable with quality linen. The kitchen is superbly equipped , again with quality...

Amanda S
Level 2 Contributor
5 reviews
3 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 30 October 2017 for a stay in October 2017
person found this review helpful

This was our second stay in the Bothy. It really is a fantastic place to stay with everything you need and so cosy. The owners are always on hand if needed and so helpful. Our little boy loved feeding the animals and listening to the pig snore at night. We all love this cottage and had a relaxing stay once...

cliff a
2 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 23 October 2017 for a stay in October 2017
person found this review helpful

Lovely accommodation in an equally lovely village. Very well equipped and perfect for our 3 generation family holiday. The Bothy is exactly as it appears in the pictures and description, which is not always the case. The kitchen is so well equipped that the cupboards are all full therefore there was not much room for food etc Could do with...

  • Central Heating
  • Cooker
  • Cots:(2)
  • Dining Seats (8)
  • Dishwasher
  • Dryer
  • DVD Player
  • En Suite Rooms (3)
  • Freezer
  • Grill
  • Hairdryer
  • Highchair
  • Internet Access
  • Iron
  • Kettle
  • King Beds:(1)
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room Seats (8)
  • Microwave
  • Parking
  • Playground
  • Private Garden
  • Queen Beds:(2)
  • Refrigerator
  • Shared Garden
  • Single Beds:(1)
  • Stereo System
  • Suitable For Children Under 5
  • Toaster
  • Trampoline
  • TV
  • VCR
  • Washer
  • Wi-Fi
House rules
    Pets allowed
    Smoking not allowed
    Check in: 3:00 PM
    Check out: 10:00 AM
    3 Attached (ensuite)
    1 Twin
    1 Super King
    2 Cribs
    2 Kings
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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 Per night Per week
Default 7 nights --
₹ 46,396
£ 500
13 Apr 2018 -
24 May 2018
Late Spring 2018
7 nights --
₹ 47,324
£ 510
25 May 2018 -
31 May 2018
Half Term - May 2018
7 nights --
₹ 61,242
£ 660
1 Jun 2018 -
28 Jun 2018
Early Summer 2018
7 nights --
₹ 56,603
£ 610
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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.
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About the neighbourhood
Dorset is characterised by rolling hills, winding valleys, and beautiful villages. The area abounds in historic monuments and beautiful scenery. The Jurassic coast is the only Natural World Heritage site in England and offers fantastic scenery and lovely beaches. The area is a walkers paradise and provides endless opportunities for hikers, families and children.
There are numerous formal gardens and historic houses; Mapperton Gardens; nr Beaminster, 4 miles; Forde Abbey; approx 15 min drive;Montecute House, (NT), approx 20 min drive; Tintinhull (NT) approx 40 min away;Barrington Court (NT) approx 45 min away; Abbotsbury – Tropical Gardens and childrens farm) 30 min away; Kingston Maurward, Dorchester, 35 min away (also has childrens farm)
Getting around
A car is advisable
The nearest train station is Crewkerne ; 15 mins drive
Dorchester South train station is about 35 mins drive
Buses run infrequently from Broadwindsor
There is a good bus service from Bridport.
Car advised
How to get there
Full details of travel are supplied upon booking.
There is private , off-road parking for two cars.
Activities nearby
Fishing Nearby, There Is A Golf Course Within 30 Mins Drive, Horse Riding Nearby, There Are Tennis Courts Nearby.
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