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The master bedroom
Cosy single room
Shower Room
Kitchen
From the'Woodland corner'
Coffee corner under Wisteria in full bloom
Water feature
The Folie
Any old iron?
Arial view
The garden
The Woodland
View from the Afternoon-Tea corner
High Noon tree Peony
From the roof top
Red hot
The rockery in early spring
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Overview
Cottage -
2 Bedrooms , 1 Bathroom , Sleeps 3
Beaminster, Dorset, England
A Coté is rated FOUR STAR GOLD by Visit England and offers all amenities needed for a relaxing and enjoyable break: flat screen television with Freeview and DVD player. You will also find a radio with CD player. A deck of cards, CDs, DVDs and books are provided should the weather prove to be too inclement!

The access to the property from the road is shared with the owners who live 5 meters away. À côté has its own private terrace which overlooks and gives access to a small but beautifully designed garden tendered by and shared with the owners.

À Côté is fully central-heated, with gas and electric cooking rings, electric oven, microwave and slow cooker and more. Some guests have described it as 'a home from home'

Off-road parking for 1 car. Extra space available by previous arrangement.

The property, situated on the...
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Listing #HL174006
About the Owner
Laurence & Michael L
Languages spoken:English, French, Spanish
Response Rate:100%
Response Time:Within a few hours
Interaction with guests
Michael and Laurence live next door to the cottage, so they are always on hand to answer any questions you might have. They share and tender to the garden, so if you fancy a chat whilst they are weeding and planting, that's fine and if you prefer to be left to your own company, that's fine too!
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Reviewed 24 May 2018

What a surprise not a thing required and very comfortable throughout premises. The garden was a delight with bird feeders and the different types of birds to view. There was a partridge and it's mate one morning, and just liike a private park, such a...More

Thank patriciawF9140NE
Management response:Responded 26 May 2018

We are very grateful for these great comments and it is even nicer to know that guests who have travelled a long way to get to us have had a great and relaxing time. Enjoy the rest of your holidays and have a safe journey...More

Reviewed 24 February 2018

Very comfortable and well located (this was our third stay). Ideal for some great walks in the area, which we spent several days doing. Michael and Laurence were there to welcome us on arrival, and and were very helpful. We enjoyed watching the birds coming...More

Thank mikeJ5209EC
Management response:Responded 25 February 2018

How nice of you! We love to welcome returning guests and it was a pleasure to have you back. So glad you approve of the improvements. We hope you will visit again and enjoy more wildlife and more walks.

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Reviewed 3 July 2017

We love Dorset & found this cottage to be reasonably placed for visiting for the coast & gardens open to visitors. The cottage was fitted out in very good taste & was a credit to the owners Laurence & Michael who made us very much...More

Thank pdthurman
Management response:Responded 3 July 2017

Thank you for this lovely review. It is very nice to have someone who likes bird watching and the photos you have forwarded to us will be on display soon. We are glad you enjoyed yourselves and managed to visit several places. We hope we...More

Amenities
  • Alarm Clock
  • Balcony or Terrace
  • Blender
  • Books
  • Central Heating
  • Cooker
  • Cots:(1)
  • Dining Seats (4)
  • Dishwasher
  • Double Beds:(1)
  • Dryer
  • DVD Player
  • Freezer
  • Hairdryer
  • Internet Access
  • Iron
  • Kettle
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room Seats (4)
  • Microwave
  • Paper Towels Provided
  • Parking
  • Refrigerator
  • Shared Garden
  • Shower Rooms (1)
  • Single Beds:(1)
  • Soap/Shampoo Provided
  • Stereo System
  • Suitable For Children Under 5
  • Toaster
  • Towels Provided
  • TV
  • VCR
  • Washer
  • Wi-Fi
House rules
    Kid-friendly
    Pets not allowed
    Smoking not allowed
    Check in: 3:00 PM
    Check out: 10:00 AM
Bathrooms
    1 Shower
Bedrooms
    1 Full
    1 Crib
    1 Twin
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Rates

Rates are calculated based on the latest information provided. Please contact the manager/owner to confirm actual rates for your requested dates.

Dates Min stay Per night Per week
Default 1 night
AU$268
GBP 150
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1 Dec 2017 -
31 Dec 2018
Default
1 night
AU$268
GBP 150
AU$1,161
GBP 651
Please note: rates may have been converted from the original local currency to Australian Dollars and are approximate rates that may change due to exchange rate fluctuation. Please contact the manager to confirm actual rates for your requested dates.
Additional Rate and Availability Information
Short breaks are a minimum of 3 nights running Fri/Sat/Sun at week-ends and Mon/Tues/Wed/Thu mid-week. Prices for short breaks are charged at 70% of the weekly quoted rates.

Last minute deals are available.

Provisional reservations can be accepted by telephone and must be confirmed within 3 working days by sending a non refundable deposit of £40 per week, this can be paid by cheque or PayPal.

The balance should be paid 4 weeks before your arrival date, or at time of booking if sooner. Payments can be made by cheque, PayPal (info@westdorsetholidaylets.com), or cash on arrival by prior arrangement.
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About the neighbourhood
With over 200 listed buildings in its historic centre, the tranquil town of Beaminster stands at the head of the Brit Valley and is a walker's paradise.

Beaminster and the surrounding area history is brought to life at the town museum, which holds permanent and seasonal exhibitions all year-round.

Every year the Beaminster Art and Music festival takes place during the last week of June and attracts many celebrities and followers.

A few miles away, the town of Bridport boasts a regular farmers' market, a beer and food festival every year and has even added a September Hat festival to its charm!

Mapperton House, Forde Abbey, Kingston Lacey, Chesil Beach, Abbotsbury tropical garden and the swanery and many, many more are all close to Beaminster and make a great day outin...
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Access
Car advised
How to get there
Airport: Exeter: 67.0 km
Railway: Crewkerne, Somerset: 11.0 km
Ferry: Poole: 72.0 km
A Coté is within easy access of the A303 and the A35 both linking London to the West Country.

By public transport:
The nearest train station is Crewkerne in Somerset with a service direct from Waterloo. A Coté can be reached from the train station either by taxis (recommended) or bus.

Airports from Beaminster:
Heathrow and Gatwick airports have a direct coach/rail links to Crewkerne station.
Exeter, 55 minutes - Flybe,
Bournemouth, 1h20 - Flybe, BMI Baby, Easyjet, Ryanair,
Bristol, 1h30 - Easyjet.

Ferries:
Weymouth - 47 minutes from Beaminster
Condor Ferries to Guernsey, Jersey, St. Malo and Brittany
Poole - 1h15 from Beamminster
Condor Ferries to Guernsey, Jersey, St. Malo and Brittany
Brittany Ferry to Cherbourg
Activities nearby
Fishing Nearby, There Is A Golf Course Within 30 Mins Drive, Horse Riding Nearby, There Are Tennis Courts Nearby, Watersports Nearby, Nearest Beach: 12.0 km.
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