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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
Reviewed 21 September 2016

We have just had 4 nights at The Cottage which have been perfect. Our double ensuite had everything we needed and nothing was too much trouble - including an early start on one morning. The Cottage is very comfortable and set in a lovely garden at the beginning of the older part of the village of Sutton Poyntz. There is... More 

Thank muddyboot
mothecottage, Owner at The Cottage, responded to this review

Delighted to read your lovely review. Thank you so much. It was a real pleasure having the two of you staying with us, so pleased that you enjoyed your short break with us in Dorset. Hope we have the opportunit of welcoming you back again next summer. Best wishes maureen More 

Kings Langley, United Kingdom
1 review
Reviewed 20 September 2016

The Cottage is in a picturesque setting and a lovely place to stay. I stayed in the Cottage room which was very pretty and really quiet. I am really fussy and was delighted to find everything spotlessly clean. Breakfast was great and I would definitely go back again.

Thank Suzanne L
mothecottage, Owner at The Cottage, responded to this review

Thank you so much for writing a review so promptly on your return home. It was a pleasure having you both stay with us. Pleased to know that everything was up to your demanding standard! Hopefully we will see you again when you visit your friend. Thank you once again. Maureen More 

High Wycombe, United Kingdom
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3 reviews
Reviewed 10 September 2016

Stayed there for a single night. Maureen and Mark were very welcoming and accommodating. The place itself is utterly charming and tranquil which makes it perfect for a sweet escape. Breakfast was lovely. We would definitely stay again.

Thank like_donuts
mothecottage, Owner at The Cottage, responded to this review

Thank you so much for all your kind words. So pleased that you enjoyed your overnight stay with us. Hope you can stay with us a little longer next time and look forward to seeing you again soon. .best wishes maureen and mark More 

2 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 7 September 2016 via mobile

Stayed at The cottage for 3 nights with my 13 year old son. My son and I both loved it. Maureen is a very lovely friendly person who made our stay perfect. Property and surroundings are chocolate box. Thanks very much Maureen, will defiantly be back. Hope you enjoy the wine. Paul & Bailey

Thank PEEDEE46
mothecottage, Owner at The Cottage, responded to this review

Thank you so much for staying with us, it was a pleasure to meet you both and the cats loved meeting Bailey, they missed him the next day! Thank you for all your kind words. We look forward to seeing you both again next year,. Ps loved the wine, thanks. Maureen misty and Millie More 

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68 reviews
12 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 September 2016

Our 5th visit , we love it here. Feel at home from the moment we arrive . Maureen and Mark are very welcoming. Tea and shortbread in the beautiful garden on arrival and nothing too much trouble throughout our stay. As always the cottage and gardens are immaculate . Breakfast choices are excellent , plentiful and cooked to perfection. Always... More 

Thank pat w
mothecottage, Owner at The Cottage, responded to this review

Hi all, so lovely to have you all back at The Cottage. Always lovely to see you all and know that you had a good time. Thanks for taking the time to write a review and for sending us the lovely present. We will enjoy! Hope to see you soon. Maureen and Mark More 

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10 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 29 August 2016

My family and I stayed in the Blue Room at The Cottage. We were made to feel most welcome by Maureen and Mark as soon as we'd settled in. The room had it's own en-suite toilet and shower room, which is essential with a young family. The main bedroom and shower room were very clean and replenished daily to a... More 

Thank David P
mothecottage, Owner at The Cottage, responded to this review

Thank you so much for all your comments. I hope that your daughter is ok now and that you had a nice birthday. Thank you once again for staying with us. More 

Southampton, United Kingdom
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150 reviews
16 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 64 helpful votes
Reviewed 6 August 2016

I booked late and at very short notice. I wanted a family room for myself, my wife and our daughter. I consulted the oracle (Tripadvisor) and as usual came up trumps. This is a real gem. An old Dorset cottage set in beautiful countryside less than 3 miles from the beach, it really has everything. The garden is gorgeous, the... More 

1 Thank Stephen C
mothecottage, Owner at The Cottage, responded to this review

Thank you so much for all your kind comments. So pleased that you and your family enjoyed short holiday with us. Hopefully other guests will find all the details you have given useful. Hopefully we will see you all again. In the meantime if you care to put a review on booking.comi would be very grateful. Many thanks Maureen More 

2 reviews
Reviewed 3 August 2016

Absolutely loved our last minute stay, touch of luck someone else cancelling just as we were looking again. Very welcoming and owners happy to give info in local area! Good places to eat etc. Room was nice, clean and comfortable, very peaceful nights sleep. The garden is absolutely gorgeous, was a real pleasure to spend time out there both in... More 

Thank mywonderfulworld
mothecottage, Owner at The Cottage, responded to this review

I am really grateful for all you kind comments. Even though you only stayed one night with us I a delighted that you enjoyed it enough to write,this,lovely review. Hope to see you again when you return to dorset. Perhaps you would be kind enough to put the same review on booking.com. Thanks maureen. More 

Reading, United Kingdom
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16 reviews
3 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 31 July 2016 via mobile

Really lovely LGBT friendly B&B with charming owners in a lovely setting just on the outskirts of Weymouth and a a short drive from Monkey World and Tank World. Also they have a gorgeous deaf cat which was really friendly.

Thank Peter V
mothecottage, Owner at The Cottage, responded to this review

I am very pleased that you had a pleasant short stay with us before,your visit to monkey world. I hope that you had a good day there. Pleased that the weather was good enough for you to have breakfast outside,with us. Would be pleased if you could review us on booking.com also. Thanks. Maureen More 

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13 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 July 2016 via mobile

We checked in to the b&b for my friends wedding. On arrival Maureen was very accommodating telling me where my friends were and showing my husband to the room. She had also made a spread of sandwiches for the bride and was free flowing with the tea which was lovely. The gardens were stunning and made beautiful pictures as well... More 

Thank Abbygayle1
mothecottage, Owner at The Cottage, responded to this review

Thank you so much for your lovely comments. It was a real privilege to have Debbie and her friends stay here for her wedding. We look forward to welcoming you all back again soon. More 

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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Beautiful 18th century stone cottage in peaceful setting. Quintessential English village with pubs and duck pond. Friendly/professional hotel trained owners hence luxury 4 Star/silver grading. Please phone or email to book. Breakfast served in Victorian conservatory overlooking cottage garden and open fields. Extensive menu/special diets using local free range produce. Hospitality is our watchword. Free off road parking. Near to beach, ferry port and Jurassic coast/Southwest coast path and local attractions such a Bovington Tank museum, Monkey world, Lyme Regis and Lulworth Cove. Quintessential English village with duck pond and pubs. ... more   less 

Additional Information about The Cottage

Address: The Cottage Puddledock Lane | Sutton Poyntz, Weymouth DT3 6LZ, England
Region: United Kingdom > England > Dorset > Weymouth
Price Range: $100 - $184 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 3
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“Ask Maureen!”
 of 5 bubbles muddyboot, 21 Sep 2016 | Read review
“Access to a car is essential, if you want to get there and around the area easily.”
 of 5 bubbles M1746WMdavidp, 29 Aug 2016 | Read review
“Payment is by cash only. The blue room has stunning views. Part of Puddledock Lane is not suitable for cars . Wear sensible footwear”
 of 5 bubbles stephencC528CG, 5 Aug 2016 | Read review
“all rooms will have interesting views of the surrounding countryside”
 of 5 bubbles SJM18, 13 Jun 2016 | Read review
“All the rooms are lovely .”
 of 5 bubbles patw941, 6 Sep 2015 | Read review
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