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Small Hamlet, One level, pet friendly, enclosed private garden, open fields.

People2
Bedrooms 1
Bathrooms1
Space 172 sq. ft.
Property type barn
Minimum Stay 3 - 7 nights
Popular Features
  • Washing Machine
  • Internet
  • Parking

Overview

About the property

1 Bedroom property, one level throughout, light/airy but cosy with beams,

Old Dairy is set in the heart of the countryside in a hamlet, amongst six other cottages, with an abundance of wildlife, making an ideal holiday cottage for two. Light and airy, with an abundance of beams, Old Dairy is a lovely barn conversion, with an fully fitted kitchen, open plan lounge/dining area, large patio windows onto private garden, modern bathroom neighbouring double bedroom with kingsize bed, exposed beams, wardrobe. Kitchen, gas hob, electric oven, fridge, ice box, dishwasher, washing machine and microwave. Open plan lounge with TV, dvd, freesat, iPod dock, Stereo, independant wifi, dining table/chairs, bathroom, shower cubicle, WC, totally enclosed garden, large patio with private lawned area. Furniture, rotary clothes dryer, Gas central heating, parking for one car, Bed linen/towels provided. One/two small/medium well behaved dogs welcome.


Owner
Lynne O'Reilly / Alec Edmonds
Member since: 2016
Premier Partner

This partner has demonstrated and is committed to fast response times, the best rates, and a great guest experience.

Speaks English
Calendar last updated:
26 April, 2018

About Lynne O'Reilly / Alec Edmonds

We are a local family, having lived just outside of Swanage for many years so have an excellent knowledge of the area and local facilities. We now live in a neighbouring cottage to Old Dairy, where we are enjoying the wonderful wildlife and countryside surrounding us.

Lynne O'Reilly / Alec Edmonds purchased this barn in 2016

Why Lynne O'Reilly / Alec Edmonds chose Winfrith Newburgh

Stepping inside Old Dairy, this property envelopes you with a wonderful feeling of privacy, but spacious both inside and out.

Although set in the heart of countryside, the location is ideal with the coast 3 miles away, set on the Jurassic coast, and a village just a mile away, with ample shops and a mainline

station, but near to all Dorsets attractions.

What makes this barn unique

Old Dairy is approached by a tree lined drive, which is a wonderful habitat to pheasants, ducks, deer and many species of birds. There is a pretty garden adjacent to facilites for car parking, and a barn that used to be home for dairy cattle, but now home to owls and our pet ponies. The whole area is surrounded by fields, with a wonderful feeling of open space.

Facilities

Accommodation and facilities for this holiday barn in Winfrith Newburgh in Winfrith Newburgh

Property Type:
  • barn
Meals:
  • Self-catering
Floor Area:
  • 172 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 15:00
  • /
  • Check-out: 10:00
  • Max. occupancy: 2
  • Parties/events not allowed
  • Pets considered
  • Non smoking only
  • Our property is pet friendly for up to two well behaved dogs, and there is a surcharge of £15 per dog.
Location Type:
  • near the sea
  • rural
  • village
Theme:
  • Away From It All
General:
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating ...
  • Internet ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided ...
  • Living Room
  • Parking ...
  • Towels Provided ...
  • Washing Machine ...
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker ...
  • Dishes & Utensils ...
  • Dishwasher ...
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven ...
  • Pantry Items ...
  • Refrigerator ...
  • Hob ...
  • Toaster ...
Dining:
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 2 people
Bathrooms:
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Bathroom 1 - Toilet , Shower Enclosure
  • Walk-in shower cubicle, wash-hand basin, wc, towel rail, shelves, radiator, light and airy, non-slip floor surface.
Bedrooms:
  • 1 Bedroom, Sleeps 2
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 Large Double Bed
  • One double bedroom, comprising king size bed, wardrobe, bedside tables, radiator, window overlooking rear garden.
Entertainment:
  • Books ...
  • DVD Player
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Stereo ...
  • Television ...
  • Video Library ...
Outside:
  • Terrace ...
  • Garden ...
Attractions:
  • autumn foliage
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • forests
  • library
  • marina
  • museums
  • playground
  • pond
  • restaurants
  • ruins
  • zoo
Leisure Activities:
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • horse riding
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • deepsea fishing
  • golf
  • mountain biking
  • sailing
  • diving
  • bay fishing
  • swimming

Reviews

Excellent! 4.6/5 -
(26 traveller reviews)

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Small Hamlet, One level, pet friendly, enclosed private garden, open fields.
average rating of 4.576923 based on 26 reviews
5

Relaxing break in comfortable accommodation

  • 5 of 5

Clean, comfortable accommodation well located for exploring the Dorset coast. Warm welcome from owners. Have already recommended to friends!

  • Review Submitted: 26-Mar-2018
  • Date of Stay: March 2018
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Many thanks for your kind review on Old Dairy. We are glad you had a good stay, and enjoy feedback so that we can maintain and improve this location for our guests. We look forward to seeing you again.
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4

Very good

  • 4 of 5

We would stay again sometime if down that way. Shame about the dishwasher not working but did not spoil our break. Thanks Lynne.

  • Review Submitted: 03-Apr-2018
  • Date of Stay: March 2018
  • Source: HomeAway
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4

Great place to stay

  • 4 of 5

Comfortable, well equipped and nicely converted barn. We were very warm and cosy despite it being the coldest week of the year! Great location for exploring the beautiful Dorset coast.

  • Review Submitted: 12-Mar-2018
  • Date of Stay: February 2018
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
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5

Cosy retreat for a nice winter break

  • 5 of 5

Stayed 3 nights in Feb, very lucky with the weather (or maybe it's always sunny down here!). Excellent base for walking/wildlife in the Purbeck area. Very well equipped barn conversion, warm and the owners were very welcoming- we enjoyed meeting the range of animals they have. Our dog Bailey made himself at home. No complaints, temperamental TV remote but maybe it was the user rather than the tool!

  • Review Submitted: 04-Mar-2018
  • Date of Stay: February 2018
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Dear Mark, Thank you for your kind comments. We are glad you enjoyed your stay, and Bailey too. You were certainly lucky with the weather, sad it was to be followed by the big freeze, but, we still remained cosy !! Hope to see you all again, and that you for choosing Old Dairy. Kind regards, Lynne.
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5

Comfortable pretty barn

  • 5 of 5

We have had a lovely few days staying in this beautiful, comfy barn. From being greeted with a box of biscuits, spending time sitting by the patio doors watching all the birds, visiting the beautiful Dorset countryside even though the weather was not on our side! Perfect for our little dog. Thank you Lynne

  • Review Submitted: 16-Feb-2018
  • Date of Stay: February 2018
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Dear Karen, Many thanks for your kind words. I am glad you enjoyed your stay, even with the inclement weather. We hope to see you both again. Kind regards, Lynne.
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5

Clean, warm and decorated beautifully for Christmas.

  • 5 of 5

Excellent house and owners. Situated perfectly for touring Dorset. Would recommend this house highly.

  • Review Submitted: 27-Dec-2017
  • Date of Stay: December 2017
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
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Location

Nearest Airport
25 Miles
Bournemouth
Nearest Barpub
1 Miles
The Countryman Inn
Nearest Ferry
15 Miles
Poole
Nearest Golf
6 Miles
Wareham Golf Club
Nearest Train
1 Miles
Wool
Nearest Motorway
45 Miles
M27/M5
Nearest Restaurant
3 Miles
The Granary, Wareham Quay
Nearest Ski
2 Miles
Warmwell Dry Ski Slope
Nearest Beach
3 Miles
Lulworth Cove
Car: recommended

The Old Dairy is also near Durdle Door, Bovington Tank Museum. Wareham with the River Frome and Quay are a short drive away. Swanage and Corfe Castle are less than a 30 minute drive, and Weymouth aprroximately the same. We have many National Trust properties within a short drive, and the RSPB reserve at Arne, Wareham.

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Prices & Availability

Prices for this holiday barn in Winfrith Newburgh, Purbeck

Rental Basis:
per property
Owner accepts payment in:
GBP
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Rental Period Minimum Price Additional Nights Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event Price
 
mid season 2018
2 Apr 2018 - 15 Jul 2018
3 night minimum stay
£210
for 3 nights
From
£70
 
 
high season 2018
16 Jul 2018 - 3 Sep 2018
3 night minimum stay
£240
for 3 nights
From
£80
 
 
Low Season 2018
4 Sep 2018 - 15 Dec 2018
3 night minimum stay
£174
for 3 nights
From
£58
 
 
Christmas 2018
16 Dec 2018 - 2 Jan 2019
3 night minimum stay
£240
for 3 nights
From
£80
 
 
Low season 2019
3 Jan 2019 - 1 Apr 2019
3 night minimum stay
£195
for 3 nights
From
£65
 
 
Mid Season 2019
2 Apr 2019 - 13 Jul 2019
3 night minimum stay
£225
for 3 nights
From
£75
 
 
High Season 2019
14 Jul 2019 - 4 Sep 2019
3 night minimum stay
£255
for 3 nights
From
£85
 
 
Christmas 2019
16 Dec 2019 - 2 Jan 2020
3 night minimum stay
£255
for 3 nights
From
£85
 
 
My Standard Rate
7 night minimum stay
£380
for 7 nights
£380
 

Additional pricing information

Pet Fee £15

Pets £15 extra to be included

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • 50% refund for cancellations more than 7 days before check-in date.
  • 100% refund for cancellations more than 14 days before check-in date.
  • Service Fee fully refunded on cancellations that qualify for 100% refund.
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