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Buttercup Cottage - Hastings Farm Cottages,
Dorchester, Dorset, United Kingdom

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  • Sleeps 3 in 2 bedrooms
  • Price £403 to £839 (per week)
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“Far from the Madding Crowd” these superb single-storey cottages originating in the 17th century are set around a fragrant herb garden and arranged to give optimum privacy to each. Encircling the cottages and the thatched farmhouse are 4 acres of safe well maintained grounds with adventure play area and sand pit, surrounded by fields. Games room in the barn with toys etc. A most attractive living/dining room with doors opening to the attractive grounds and countryside. An outdoor sofa set and gas barbecue to enjoy the summer weather. There is a well equipped kitchen area with full cooker, dishwasher and microwave. A single storey cottage with double bedroom with half tester style bed and a pretty and bright single bedroom. The bright and modern bathroom has a thermostatically controlled over bath shower. We can provide one of our high quality cots in either bedroom. High chairs and baby baths etc. always available. Great value Couples and infant offer, see our website

The nearby World Heritage Jurassic Coast offers spectacular coastal walks and a good choice of beaches from the safe golden sands of Studland to the 17 miles of Chesil Beach in the west. Impressive natural features like Lulworth Cove are nearby. Fossil hunting is a popular pastime on many beaches in the area. Nearby Farm Animal parks will delight younger families also Monkey World, the Sealife Centre and Tank Museum. Dorchester has leisure pool, cinema, popular Dinosaur Museum.

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Peacefully situated in this rural idyll the grounds are so safe for young families, no roads, no traffic only the countryside. The adventure play area is a great place for children to make new friends. The games room in the barn has many toys plus table tennis and snooker table. We provide full size quality wooden cots, no travel cots. Bed guards are availble. We have quality wooden high chairs and stair gates are offered if needed to keep little ones out of the kitchen.

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Couples, including those with an infant (under 2) using a cot, can enjoy the extra space of our two bedroom Buttercup Cottage at a lower price. For full weeks booked on most dates through the season, see web for details.
Offer valid until: 06 October 2017
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