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ORCADIA COTTAGE, woodburner, WiFi, character cottage in Sturminster Newton

11 reviews
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2 bedrooms
1 bathroom
4 guests
3 nights minimum
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This charming, detached cottage in Sturminster Newton sleeps four people in two bedrooms.Orcadia Cottage is a character, detached cottage set in the market town of Sturminster Newton, Dorset. With two bedrooms and a shower room, up to four people can enjoy a holiday in this period property. On the ground floor is a kitchen, a dining room and a sitting room with woodburner. Outside, there is a small enclosed courtyard area with furniture and BBQ, whilst roadside parking is available approximately 25 yards from the property on a first come, first served basis. Orcadia Cottage sits cose to the River Stour and offers a delightful setting for couples and small family groups seeking the many charming sights of Dorset. Amenities: Gas central heating with woodburner. Electric oven, gas hob, micro...This charming, detached cottage in Sturminster Newton sleeps four people in two bedrooms.Orcadia Cottage is a character, detached cottage set in the market town of Sturminster Newton, Dorset. With two bedrooms and a shower room, up to four people can enjoy a holiday in this period property. On the ground floor is a kitchen, a dining room and a sitting room with woodburner. Outside, there is a small enclosed courtyard area with furniture and BBQ, whilst roadside parking is available approximately 25 yards from the property on a first come, first served basis. Orcadia Cottage sits cose to the River Stour and offers a delightful setting for couples and small family groups seeking the many charming sights of Dorset. Amenities: Gas central heating with woodburner. Electric oven, gas hob, microwave, fridge, washing machine, Smart TV with Freeview, WiFi, telephone (incoming calls only), selection of books and games. Fuel, power and starter pack for woodburner inc. in rent. Bed linen and towels inc. in rent. Travel cot and highchair on request. Unrestricted roadside parking 25 yards from cottage on first come, first served basis. Enclosed courtyard garden with furniture and BBQ. Sorry, no pets and no smoking. Shop and pub 8 mins walk. Note: There are some low level doorways. Note: Intermittent mobile signal. Region: Explore the fossils and stunning beaches of Dorset’s Jurassic Coast, visit historic Sherborne and Shaftesbury, or enjoy the footpaths, country lanes and thatched-roof pubs Dorset offers. Town: The small, attractive market town of Sturminster Newton is set on the banks of the River Stour, reached via a graceful, six-arch, 15th century bridge, carrying a warning of deportation to those who may damage it! The region is dotted with thatched cottages, rural walks, stunning country views, and fascinating towns, whilst the beautiful Dorset Heritage Coast is also within easy reach, making this an ideal base all year round!More
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Sykes Holiday Cottages
Languages spoken:English
Response Rate:100%
Response Time:Within a few hours
Listed Since:October 2009
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Reviewed October 10, 2018

From the front this cottage looks rather compact, but once you open the door all the rooms are surprisingly spacious. Nice comfy lounge with a toasty woodburner for the cooler evenings, dining area and kitchen had all we needed for our time indoors. The master...More

Date of stay: September 2018
Thank DaveSee62
Reviewed May 12, 2018

This is a beautiful cosy cottage tucked away in a quiet lane near the centre of the small market town of Sturminster. It was extremely comfortable, clean and pretty, with everything in it that we needed. The owners, Peter and Fiona provided us with some...More

Date of stay: April 2018
Thank HarryKensington
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Reviewed January 29, 2017

Cottage was beautiful, tastefully decorated , warm and inviting as was peter (owner) who gave us welcoming tour. The cottage contained everything we needed . It was in pristine condition, spacious yet cosy, old world with all modern conveniences, Power shower amazing Welcome pack was...More

Date of stay: January 2017
Thank DMHen
Reviewed December 20, 2016

Really enjoyed the comfort of the cottage. Location perfect. The Dorset Trailway is very close. Welcome pack simply great.

Date of stay: December 2016
Thank laosteamElmshorn
Reviewed December 18, 2016

We enjoyed staying at Orcadia Cottage so much we decided to extend our stay for an extra day to take advantage of the weather. he owners Peter and Fiona left us a generous welcome pack which was the best we have experienced on our travels.We...More

Date of stay: November 2016
Thank Madge_Parsons
Amenities
Pets Allowed: No
Smoking Allowed: No
Kid Friendly: Yes
DVD Player
Stove
Suitable For Children Under 5
Refrigerator
Washer
Central Heating
Towels Provided
Private Yard
TV
Parking
Microwave
Rural/Countryside Retreats
Linens Provided
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