2 Heath Cottages

Located in Wareham, Dorset

2 Heath Cottages, in Sandford, Dorset, sleeps eight guests in four bedrooms and is pet-friendly.

  • Sleeps: 8
  • Bedrooms: 4
  • Bathrooms: 4
  • Pet Friendly: 2


The living areas in this property consist of a kitchen with double electric oven, electric hob, microwave, and dishwasher, a utility with fridge/freezer and washing machine, a living/dining room with TV, woodburning stove and a selection of books, a conservatory, and a cloakroom. The bedrooms consist of a super-king-size (zip/link), a king-size, a double, and a ground-floor double, all with TVs and en-suites. Outside there is a front lawn, a rear garden with lawn, patio and furniture, and off-road parking for four cars. You’ll find a shop in 0.6 miles and a pub in 0.7 miles. Two well-behaved dogs are welcome, but sorry, no smoking. WiFi, fuel, power, bed linen and towels are all included in the price. 2 Heath Cottages is a fabulous base for a family break to Dorset. Note: There is a beehive in the rear garden, please be aware.

Property Details

Set in the quaint village of Sandford, and county of Dorset, is this fabulous four-bedroom cottage, 2 Heath Cottages. Closely positioned near local amenities and popular walking routes, whilst boasting ample off-road parking, a charming garden, contemporary furnishings and fixtures, and the convenience of en-suite bedrooms, the cottage welcomes eight guests and two well-behaved dogs, perfect for a family or group break.

Enjoy catering for your group in the contemporary kitchen, with the option to dine in either the bright and airy conservatory, inviting living/dining room with a wood-burning stove in tow, or perhaps make use of the tranquil outdoor space, and opt for alfresco dining? Benefit from four spacious bedrooms, one of which is positioned on the ground floor, all completed with homely interiors, TVs, and en-suite facilities, helping your guests settle in and feel at home.

Venturing beyond 2 Heath Cottages, head to Sandford to stock up on the essentials, or maybe enjoy an evening meal or tipple at The Sandford Pub? From your garden, you can access to the Sandforth Heath, a popular dog walking area, perfect for leisurely strolls with your pooch.

Wareham is also nearby, home to a local Museum, and The Blue Pool, fitting for exploration, whilst Hartland Moor National Nature Reserve is a short journey away, ideal for avid walkers to discover.

2 Heath Cottages is a gateway for accessing stunning surroundings of The Isle of Purbeck, where you can explore scenic coastal paths, soak up the views from dramatic clifftops and explore the popular sights of Swanage Beach, the National Trust Spyway, Durlston Country Park and National Nature Reserve, Dorset Adventure Park, Fossil Forest and Man O’War Beach. Poole is nearby with its picturesque quay, Brownsea Island and nearby Sandbanks Beach, where you can spend the day bathing or trying your hand at watersports.

Nestled within the countryside, travel to Kingston Maurward Animal Park and Gardens, where you can get up close and personal with an array of farm animals, aboard the Jurassic Safari, to travel through Dorset's hidden beauty spots, including Cork Castle, Lulworth Castle, the stunning Blue Pool where you can enjoy wild swimming in the colour changing waters or embark on the nearby hiking trail, whilst Stair Hole brings you closer to the coast, perfect for picturesque hikes across the cliff-lined shore.

Be sure to make a stop at Durdle Door, an iconic landmark and one of the most photographed.

Appreciate the Dorset countryside by choosing 2 Heath Cottages as your home-from-home.


  • Four bedrooms: 1 x super-king-size (zip/link, can be twin on request) with TV and en-suite walk-in shower, basin, heated towel rail, and WC, 1 x king-size with TV and en-suite bath, walk-in shower, basin, heated towel rail, and WC, 1 x double with TV and Jack-and-Jill access to an en-suite walk-in shower, basin, heated towel rail, and WC, 1 x ground floor double with TV and en-suite walk-in shower, basin, heated towel rail, and WC
  • Cloakroom with basin and WC
  • Kitchen
  • Utility
  • Living/dining room with woodburning stove
  • Conservatory
  • Gas central heating with a wood-burning stove
  • Double electric oven, electric hob, microwave, fridge/freezer, washing machine, dishwasher
  • 5 x TV, WiFi, selection of books
  • Fuel, power, and starter pack for the wood-burning stove are included in the rent
  • Bed linen and towels are included in the rent
  • Off-road parking for 4 cars
  • Front lawn, rear garden with lawn, patio, and furniture
  • Two well-behaved dogs welcome
  • Sorry, no smoking
  • Shop and pub just over ½ a mile
  • Note: There is a beehive in the rear garden, please be aware


Ground floor bath
Ground floor bed
Ground floor facilities
Linen and Towels
Near a Pub
Off road parking
Pet Friendly
Real Fire
Washing machine


Area Details


Wareham is a very pretty, riverside town. It is one of the few remaining Saxon towns. Explore Wareham Walls to learn the towns 2000 year history. Discover stories of the Viking war, the civil war stories and the gruesome executions. Visit the Museum and learn all about the local history and the connection with Lawerence of Arabia.

There are a variety of supermarkets, shops, cafes, pubs with gardens and restaurants to choose from as well as a weekly farmers market. The towns quay plays a vital part in the village and it is here that you can pick up a trip on a traditional paddle steamer down the river. Relax with your picnic by the river or explore the many bike trails that are catered to all ages and abilities. If you fancy fossil hunting then visit Kimmeridge Bay or relax on a sandy beach in Studland or Swanage.

Monkey world near Wareham is well worth a visit. Meet the rescued lemurs, orangutans and many more. After all this walking, there is a vast, lawned, adventure play area for the children to run and explore while the adults sit and relax with a coffee.

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