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“A most beautiful and well equipped cottage”
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Wissett Cottage - Character features abound inside and out with chocolate box charm.
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Wissett Cottage - Character features abound inside and out with chocolate box charm.
Wissett Cottage - Character features abound inside and out with chocolate box charm.
Master bedroom. Comfortable king-sized bed with good quality bed linen provided.
The dining room - another corner in which to relax
Wissett Cottage - Character features abound inside and out with chocolate box charm.
The sunny, south-facing aspect to the cottage edged with country garden plants and flowers.
Cosy nights in front of the wood burner. Some logs for your first fire are provided.
Living room - alternative view.
Relax in the pretty courtyard garden.
Cottage front - showing the thatched 'wing' extending to the rear.
The garage and drive provide parking for 2 cars
View over Worbarrow Tout from Flowers Barrow on the SW Coastal path - stunning walking country!
There's always a peaceful spot to be found on one of the area's fine, sandy beaches.
Climbing out of the village , the castle is a focal point in the scenery for miles around.
Beautiful views from Corfe Common.
A lovely play park to help entertain our younger guests is to be found within 1 minute's walk.
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Cottage -
2 Bedrooms, 2 Bathrooms, Sleeps 5
Corfe Castle, Isle of Purbeck, Dorset, England

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moiraacla...
Spalding, United Kingdom
Level 1 Contributor
2 reviews
“A most beautiful and well equipped cottage”
Reviewed September 25, 2017 for a stay in September 2017

We have just spent a week on a return visit to this beautiful, very comfortable cottage. The cottage itself is very well equipped with everything you could possibly need. It is ideally situated for the village amenities and also to visit the surrounding area. The castle is just at the end of the road and the Swanage railway just around the corner.
We would have no hesitation in recommending this wonderful cottage

Date of stay: September 2017
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kraken196...
Huntingdon, United Kingdom
Level 2 Contributor
5 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
“Beautiful cottage in a beautiful location - could not ask for more”
Reviewed September 3, 2017 for a stay in August 2017

Beautiful location in a really friendly village, this is the first time we have stayed in this part of Dorset. Fantastic local shops - the village store had over 60 different gins!! The cottage has everything you could ask for and more, it is so spacious and quirky at the same time. The location is perfect for says out or just walking from the front door. We were blessed with lovely weather so spent a lot of time at the beach. We'll definitely visit again!!

Date of stay: August 2017
Would you recommend this hotel to a friend?   Yes.
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Reviewed August 14, 2017 for a stay in August 2017

Date of stay: August 2017
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Emma E
Epsom, United Kingdom
2 reviews
“Wonderful cottage with lots to do nearby”
Reviewed August 5, 2017 for a stay in July 2017

A well equipped cottage that makes you feel right at home. For a 2 bedroom cottage, downstairs was huge. The spacious lounge is directly under the bedrooms. The dining room and well equipped kitchen is on the single story bit and as my daughter said, "it's feels huge!" The children's playground is only 2 mins walk away, and the shops, Corfe castle & the best bakery in the area is only 5 mins walk away. There were so much to do nearby - a week's entertainment all within 15 mins drive away, and no 2 days were the same! The children loved it, adults loved it, and there's still so much more to explore in Purbeck so we'll be returning soon again.

Date of stay: July 2017
Would you recommend this hotel to a friend?   Yes.
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clareh197...
West Molesey, United Kingdom
2 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
“Wissett Cottage - perfect base for a week in Dorset”
Reviewed July 25, 2017 for a stay in July 2017

Just had a lovely week at Wissett Cottage. It's ideally located in the centre of Corfe Castle, and with parking, which is unusual for the village.

The cottage is a real "home from home" - comfy rooms, fully stocked kitchen - I genuinely can't think of anything we would change. Which is probably why we've been there at least three or four times,and hope to go again next year!

Date of stay: July 2017
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dave1152
London, United Kingdom
Level 2 Contributor
8 reviews
3 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
“Excellent cottage - perfect setting”
Reviewed July 22, 2017 for a stay in June 2017

Absolutely fantastic cottage. Positioned in the town so close to everything, baker, restaurants etc etc. Yes it is on the road and when we first arrived though 'oh no', but to be honest within 10 minutes you don't notice. The kitchen is very well equipped and the outside space by the kitchen is very private and nice to sit with a glass of wine. Also for a holiday cottage there is so much room! Parking is easy and off the road, but other than trips out everything is on the door step.

Date of stay: June 2017
Would you recommend this hotel to a friend?   Yes.
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Valerie G
Crowborough
Level 3 Contributor
11 reviews
6 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
“Perfect cottage, great village location, everything provided for by very friendly owners”
Reviewed July 2, 2017 for a stay in June 2017

This is a lovely spacious, but at the same time extremely cosy cottage, located right in the heart of Corfe within sight of the Castle. It is located within a few minutes walk to the village centre and also the pretty train station, with its links to the nearby seaside resort at Swanage. There is a nice friendly pub within walking distance of the cottage and also another within a short driving distance, both serving good pub food. Kate the owner is extremely nice and makes the booking process so easy. It has a very spacious lounge and dining area. The beautifully lit modern kitchen is very well equipped with first class crockery, tableware and utensils etc. Comfortable beds and modern bathroom complete the picture with all towels being provided - Extremely clean, warm and well looked after, you feel at home as soon as you enter the cottage. There is off-road parking and the cottage itself overlooks lovely well kept gardens to the side of the property. We love staying here and have just returned from our second visit. We will return.... it goes without saying!

Date of stay: June 2017
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