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Dove House pool and garden

Dove House pool and garden

Dove House Sunset

Dove House Sunset

Dove House sitting room

Dove House sitting room

Dove House kitchen/dining

Dove House kitchen/dining

Dove House Bedroom

Dove House Bedroom

Dove House Bathroom

Dove House Bathroom

Dove House Downstairs Wet Room

Dove House Downstairs Wet Room

Dove House pool

Dove House pool

Dove House Games Room

Dove House Games Room

Dove House from above

Dove House from above

Swallows Living Room

Swallows Living Room

Swallows Bedroom

Swallows Bedroom

Swallows Shower Room

Swallows Shower Room

Swallows: Breakfast outdoors

Swallows: Breakfast outdoors

Jurassic Coast line from West Bay

Jurassic Coast line from West Bay

Sunset on the farm

Sunset on the farm

Corfe Castle

Corfe Castle

Private Drive

Private Drive

Jurassic Coastline from Golden Cap

Jurassic Coastline from Golden Cap

Dove House Kitchen Area

Dove House Kitchen Area

Dove House pool and garden

Dove House pool and garden

Dove House Sunset

Dove House Sunset

Dove House sitting room

Dove House sitting room

Dove House kitchen/dining

Dove House kitchen/dining

Dove House Bedroom

Dove House Bedroom

Dove House Bathroom

Dove House Bathroom

Dove House Downstairs Wet Room

Dove House Downstairs Wet Room

Dove House pool

Dove House pool

Dove House Games Room

Dove House Games Room

Dove House from above

Dove House from above

Swallows Living Room

Swallows Living Room

Swallows Bedroom

Swallows Bedroom

Swallows Shower Room

Swallows Shower Room

Swallows: Breakfast outdoors

Swallows: Breakfast outdoors

Jurassic Coast line from West Bay

Jurassic Coast line from West Bay

Sunset on the farm

Sunset on the farm

Corfe Castle

Corfe Castle

Private Drive

Private Drive

Jurassic Coastline from Golden Cap

Jurassic Coastline from Golden Cap

Dove House Kitchen Area

Dove House Kitchen Area

Dove House & Swallows

Dorset, DT2 9DZ

Hidden in a secluded rural location near the breathtaking Jurassic Coast

  • Professional caterers/beauty/Reiki treatments
  • All weather tennis court & children's play area
  • Comprehensive/detailed web site.
  • Cots/highchairs available (no cot linen)
  • Outdoor covered bbq area
  • Fabulous walks from the door

Awards

VisitEngland Gold award for excellence
VisitEngland 4 star
VisitEngland 5 star
2013 English Regional Award

Cottages

From £1400
  • Dove House pool
  • Dove House kitchen/dining
  • Dove House sitting room
  • Dove House Games Room
  • Dove House Bedroom
  • Dove House Shower room
  • Dove House pool and garden
  • Winter Time
  • Dove House Bedroom
  • Dove House Bedroom
  • Dove House Bathroom
  • Jurassic Coastline
  • Hardy's Monument from the farm

There are 2 cottages at this site

    • Sleeps 13Sleeps 13
    • Bedrooms 7Bedrooms 7
    • Dines 18Dines 18
    • Ground floor facilitiesGround floor facilities
    • Child-FriendlyChild-Friendly
    • Games roomGames room
    • Outdoor play equipmentOutdoor play equipment
    • Space to playSpace to play
    • Livestock onsiteLivestock onsite
    • All EnsuiteAll Ensuite
    • Matched bathroomsMatched bathrooms
    • Enclosed GardenEnclosed Garden
    • Private chef availablePrivate chef available
    • Catering availableCatering available
    • Supermarket delivery availableSupermarket delivery available
    • Spa treatments availableSpa treatments available
    • Owners/Manager onsiteOwners/Manager onsite
    • WiFiWiFi
    • Dedicated ParkingDedicated Parking
    • Real fireReal fire
    • BarbecueBarbecue
    • Bike storageBike storage
    • Indoor private poolIndoor private pool
    • Outdoor tennis courtOutdoor tennis court
    • Beach within 10 milesBeach within 10 miles
From £250
  • Breakfast outdoors
  • Swallows Living Room
  • Swallows Twin/Double Bedroom
  • Swallows Bathroom
  • Swallows Shower Room
  • Swallows Bedroom
  • Jurassic Coastline
  • Winter Time
  • Sunset on the farm

There are 2 cottages at this site

    • Sleeps 4Sleeps 4
    • Bedrooms 2Bedrooms 2
    • Dines 4Dines 4
    • Ground floor facilitiesGround floor facilities
    • Child-FriendlyChild-Friendly
    • Outdoor play equipmentOutdoor play equipment
    • Space to playSpace to play
    • Livestock onsiteLivestock onsite
    • All EnsuiteAll Ensuite
    • Matched bathroomsMatched bathrooms
    • Dogs AcceptedDogs Accepted
    • Enclosed GardenEnclosed Garden
    • Private chef availablePrivate chef available
    • Catering availableCatering available
    • Supermarket delivery availableSupermarket delivery available
    • Spa treatments availableSpa treatments available
    • Owners/Manager onsiteOwners/Manager onsite
    • WiFiWiFi
    • Dedicated ParkingDedicated Parking
    • Real fireReal fire
    • BarbecueBarbecue
    • Bike storageBike storage
    • Outdoor tennis courtOutdoor tennis court
    • Beach within 10 milesBeach within 10 miles

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Features

*Please check individual cottages for details

Ground floor facilities

Ground floor facilities

Child-Friendly

Child-Friendly

Games room

Games room

Outdoor play equipment

Outdoor play equipment

Space to play

Space to play

Livestock onsite

Livestock onsite

All Ensuite

All Ensuite

Matched bathrooms

Matched bathrooms

Dogs Accepted

Dogs Accepted

Enclosed Garden

Enclosed Garden

Private chef available

Private chef available

Catering available

Catering available

Supermarket delivery available

Supermarket delivery available

Spa treatments available

Spa treatments available

Owners/Manager onsite

Owners/Manager onsite

WiFi

WiFi

Dedicated Parking

Dedicated Parking

Real fire

Real fire

Barbecue

Barbecue

Bike storage

Bike storage

Indoor private pool

Indoor private pool

Outdoor tennis court

Outdoor tennis court

Beach within 10 miles

Beach within 10 miles

About & Contact

Member since 2002

Dove House Sunset

Hidden in a secluded rural location near the breathtaking Jurassic Coast


Situated at the end of a mile long tree lined drive these converted barns and their idyllic location never cease to amaze our guests. Total escape from the pressures of everyday life where you can enjoy being surrounded by beautiful countryside, woodland and wildlife throughout the seasons.

Guests can walk/cycle from the door or absorb it all from the large secure gardens. There is access to 1000 acres of working farmland and the linking network of footpaths.

The local area offers a wealth of attractions for all, which even our many repeat guests never seem to tire of. The stunning Jurassic coast with its walks/fossiling/sea fishing and lovely beaches is nearby along with an excellent selection of pubs/restaurants, National Trust properties and adult/family activities.

Dove House: Designed to appeal to large family/adult groups and all their varying needs; we have hosted every occasion possible in this spacious, comfortable property with its fabulous private heated pool and separate games room, while maintaining the high standards our guests expect. Dove House has exclusive use of games room and Indoor pool.

Dove House and Swallows may be booked together to comfortably accommodate a total of 17 guests.

Swallows: (single storey, easy walking access and totally private from Dove House). Perfect for a family or one/two couples enjoying a break - bedrooms: double en suite, twin/double en suite. (One small dog allowed).

Meet the owner

Pippa James

Pippa James was born on the farm she now lives on with her husband Hugo who also grew up farming locally. Part of a larger family estate which they have farmed for many generations, feeling lucky enough to be in one of the most lovely places in the country to live and she has never felt any desire to be anywhere else in the long term. Sharing this hidden treasure with their guests gives them great pleasure.

Location

  • Beach
  • Festivals
  • Food
  • Heritage
  • Leisure Parks
  • Visitors Attraction
  • Walks

Jurassic Coast

Close to this stunning World Heritage coastline famed for the wide variety of beaches, coastal walks, fossil hunting, sailing, kite surfing, deep sea fishing and more......

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Lulworth Cove and Durdle Door

These two beautiful world famous sites are nearby and well worth a visit. Once in the Purbeck area why not make a day trip and visit Corfe Castle too.

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Camp Bestival and Bestival

Camp Bestival: Popular Family orientated festival in the stunning setting of Lulworth Castle (July). Day tickets available. Renowned 'Bestival' moved here from the Isle of Wight in 2017 -Sept.

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Crab House Cafe

We are inundated with amazing places to eat, but this is our favourite. Dorset's relaxed atmosphere and fabulous seafood make this a must. But the list of options is long........

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Hive Cafe, Burton Bradstock

Lovely beach, with walks in both directions along the coast and the famous Hive Café on the beach, great seafood. Check opening times out of season.

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Athelhampton House and Garden

Athelhampton is one of Englands finest Tudor Manor House, with Stunning Gardens, Topiary and Fountains. With many interesting events throughout the year; a popular venue for many of our guests,

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Monkey World

There are many great family attractions but this is popular with many of our guests who follow the television coverage of the well known chimpanzee rescue centre. The Tank Museum, Bovington is also nearby.

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Sculpture by the Lakes

Totally unique, Simon Gudgeon and his wife have created this incredible setting mixing water, gardens and art. You can enjoy his stunning work in the most perfect environment.

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Abbotsbury Swannery and Childrens Farm

This unique private Swannery with many other amazing birds in the most beautiful setting imagineable, along with a Children's farm and incredible tropical gardens. Truly a MUST!

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Tank Museum, Bovington

A great day out, this is a very popular local attraction for all the family.

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Cerne Abbas Giant

Not far from Dove House this famous local figure is well worth a visit, Try the New Inn for a very good meal while you are there.

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Golden Cap

A stunning walk to the highest point on the Jurassic Coast line with the award winning Anchor Pub waiting on the beach at Seatown afterwards!

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