Located in Studland, Dorset
Studland Cottage is a modern terraced cottage in Studland, Dorset and can sleep 4 people in 2 bedrooms and is pet-friendly.
- Sleeps: 4
- Bedrooms: 2
- Bathrooms: 1
- Pet Friendly: 2
Studland Cottage is a modern terraced cottage situated in the village of Studland near to the town of Swanage in Dorset and benefits from a terrace and short walk to the beach. The cottage can sleep 4 people in 2 double bedrooms as well as a family bathroom. The rest of the cottage is made up of a kitchen/dining room and a sitting room with a log burning stove. To the outside of the cottage is off road parking for 1 car and a lawned garden with garden furniture. Studland Cottage is perfect for walkers and families loving nature.
Studland Cottage is perfectly located for heathland walks with direct access from the garden and a short walk to the beach with Old Harry Rocks nearby. Located on the edge of Studland village you are perfectly located to explore Studland and Swanage which can be done with up to two well-behaved dogs as Studland Cottage is pet friendly. Swanage has a gently shelving, golden sandy beach and clear water and has consistently been awarded the Blue Flag and Seaside Awards, given for water quality, beach cleanliness, and access facilities. The beach is dog friendly between October and April each year and has RNLI Lifeguard Services over the summer season. The Swanage coastline, like most of the Jurassic Coast, is a walkers paradise with views across the ocean to the Isle of Wight from Old Harry Rocks. Carry on round and explore Durlston Country Park and Nature Reserve or head the other way and explore further great, sandy beaches at Studland. Explore inland on the Swanage Steam Railway and visit the ruins and history of Corfe Castle. Or just stay in Swanage which has everything you need for a traditional seaside holiday with a host of events throughout the year including jazz, comedy, folk and blues festivals.
The accommodation at Studland Cottage comprises of a living room with wood burner, TV and WiFi-enabled throughout. The kitchen/diner also has a wood burner and comes equipped with an electric oven and hob, fridge/freezer, washing machine, tumble dryer and a range of accessories and utensils and dining table and chairs for four. There are two bedrooms, both arranges as king-size doubles and a bathroom with bath with shower over, basin and toilet. A cot and highchair can be provided upon request.
Outside is a good-sized garden with a patio area complete with furniture. There is off-road parking for one car. Your fuel, power, bed linen and towels are all included in the price.
- Bedrooms: 2 x Double beds
- Lounge with log burning stove
- Kitchen/Diner with log burning stove (Please Note; no fuel provided for either stove at the property) Ground floor bathroom with bath, electric shower over, basin and WC
- Modern electric heating
- 50/50 fridge/freezer
- Washer Dryer
- TV, WiFi
- Welcomes 2 pets at £21per pet per week
- Cot and highchair
- Off-road parking for 1 car
- Fuel and power included in rent
- (Please Note; no fuel provided for either stove at the property) Bed linen and towels included in rent
- Welcomes 2 well-behaved dogs charged at a supplement of £21 per pet per week
- Sorry, no smoking
Studland is a small village close to Swanage and Wareham with great, sandy beaches. Owned by the National Trust, they have car parks attached and some offer watersports. Riding lessons on the beach are available from the local riding stables on some beaches. With 4 miles of golden, sandy beach, Studland Bay has 4 beaches.
Knoll Beach is a sandy beach backed by a wilderness of dunes. The beach has wide open spaces and has a designated area for a nudist beach. The beach can be popular for watersports and there is a shop on the beach. Middle Beach is another sandy beach, sheltered by low cliffs. Watersports are popular here with locals and visitors. Shell Bay is a sandy beach, popular with families, with dunes as a backdrop with lots for the children to explore. And finally, South Beach is a sheltered cove that gently shelves into the water. This sandy beach is popular with families as the water here is quite shallow. The beach is backed by steep hills and faces north so tends to get the most sun.
There are lots of trails around Studland and beyond. For instance, pick up the South West Coast Path from here. Explore the Studland to Swanage trail, or the walk to Old Harrys Rock. The chalky rocks which make up Old Harrys Rock are part of the 95 mile Jurassic Coast that stretches to Exeter and has spectacular views. In addition, there are specific trails through the woodland and Nature Reserve. You may be lucky enough here to spot deer, various species of wildlife and unusual wildflowers. There are a few cafes on the beaches to eat, a convenience store and a few pubs in the village. The Black Swan Inn and The Crows Nest Inn has gardens and the Crows Nest has a play area for the children. In conclusion, Studland is the perfect balance of peace and tranquillity, with the knowledge that larger busier towns are not far away.