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The Byre, Pool, Gym, Sauna, Super Fast WiFi, Ground Floor & Family Friendly

The Byre Open plan Kitchen lounge dinner
Very good
3 reviews
The Byre Open plan Kitchen lounge dinner
The Byre ensuite double bedroom
The Byre Open plan Kitchen lounge dinner
The Byre ensuite twin room
Superb indoor heated swimming pool
The Victorian Barn
Views over Bulbrarrow hill
Heritage sign
Super fast WiFi
Communal hot tub
The Victorian Barn at Christmas
Childrens play house
Childrens play area
Swimming pool building
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2 Bedrooms, 2 Bathrooms, Sleeps 4
Woolland, Blandford Forum, Dorset, England
Welcome to The Victorian Barn, a family friendly holiday hamlet within beautiful Dorset.

The Byre is a contemporary, ground floor apartment within The Victorian Barn and sleeps 4 guests.

The Byre benefits from two ensuite bedrooms. One double bedroom with en-suite shower room and one twin bedroom with en-suite shower room. Both bedrooms have wall mounted flat screen televisions. Your beds will be made up for your arrival with crisp white linen and towels. Please bring your own cot bedding and swimming towels.

The family area is open plan with lounge, kitchen and dining space.

The lounge has ceiling lights and soft wall lights.

There are leather suites and a coffee table with a 42” wall mounted flat screen television with free view. The kitchen is a fully fitted kitchen with electric double oven cooker, dishwasher, microwave, ref...
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About the Owner, Penelope C
Languages spoken: English
Calendar Updated: Today
Listed since : Aug 2013
Overall rating: 4.6 / 5.0
Based on 7 reviews and 11 properties
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Listing #HL328373
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English first
Martin B
1 review
Reviewed August 3, 2015 for a stay in July 2015

Pros: A friendly welcome, very clean, neat and tidy apartment and complex. Comfy bed, all utilities. For our stay, we were almost alone on the complex so unable to comment on noise levels if other guests present. Good wifi signal.Nice small pool, gym and Sauna. Cons (or maybe a pro for some) Non existent phone signal on our network inside...

Windsor, United Kingdom
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Reviewed July 21, 2015 for a stay in July 2015

We selected the property as central to a number of Golf courses. A car is essential. Clean comfortable and the pool/sauna was excellent (as was the greeting/customer service). No complaints. Cons... No phone signal inside the property (maybe a plus for some!). And to be ultra picky the very attractive taps in the bathrooms some people would find difficult to...

Newbury, United Kingdom
1 review
Reviewed April 12, 2013 for a stay in April 2013

We arrived to a spotlessly clean apartment and a welcome tray with hot cross buns, which the family enjoyed very much. We swam every day in the pool and took advantage of the gym and sauna. The view from the apartment was lovely with Bulbarrow Hill in the background. The weather was freezing during our stay but the apartment was...

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Thank you for your kind review we look forward to welcoming you for Easter 2014. Kind regards from the team at The Victorian Barn.


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  • Central Heating
  • Dining Seats (4)
  • Dishwasher
  • Double Beds:(1)
  • En Suite Rooms (2)
  • Freezer
  • Game Room
  • Gym
  • Highchair
  • Hot Tub
  • Internet Access
  • Iron
  • Kettle
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room Seats (4)
  • Microwave
  • Parking
  • Patio
  • Ping Pong Table
  • Playground
  • Pool Table
  • Private Fishing Lake/River
  • Refrigerator
  • Sauna
  • Shared Indoor Pool
  • Shared Yard
  • Single Beds:(2)
  • Stove
  • Suitable For Children Under 5
  • Swingset
  • Toaster
  • Towels Provided
  • Trampoline
  • TV
  • Wi-Fi
House rules
    Pets not allowed
    Smoking not allowed
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Jul 21, 2017 -
Aug 31, 2017
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7 nights --
Sep 1, 2017 -
Sep 21, 2017
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3 nights
Sep 22, 2017 -
Oct 19, 2017
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3 nights
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About the neighborhood
Local Towns in relation to the Victorian Barn are Sturminster Newton (Brown Tourist Signs from A357) and Blandford Forum.
We are fourteen miles northeast of Dorchester and twelve miles south east of Sherborne (the nearest rail link)
We are fourteen miles south of Gillingham (rail link) and eighteen miles from A303. We are twenty miles north of Weymouth (nearby beaches)
All distances are approximate
Car recommended
How to get there
Airport: Bournemouth: 24.9 mi
Railway: Sherborne: 12.4 mi
Ferry: Weymouth: 24.9 mi
The Victorian Barn, Dairy House Farm is situated between the villages of Woolland and Hazelbury Bryan. When driving from Hazelbury Bryan towards Woolland; Dairy House Farm is approximately 1.25 miles and is located just after a sharp bend; the drive is on the right hand side. When driving from Woolland towards Hazelbury Bryan; Dairy House Farm is the second turning on the left after a wooded area before a sharp bend.
There are two tall signs indicating Dairy House Farm and The Victorian Barn, there is also a brown Heritage sign directing you down the driveway to The Victorian Barn.
The driveway has a concrete entrance and is then tarmac with two speed humps.

On arrival please follow the sign to reception to collect your key.
Activities nearby
Fishing Nearby, Horse Riding Nearby, Nearest Beach: 24.9 mi.
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