Located in Bere Regis, Dorset
Willow Bank is a delightful country cottage in the pretty village of Tolpuddle, in the Dorset countryside and can sleep two people in one bedroom and is pet-friendly.
- Sleeps: 2
- Bedrooms: 1
- Bathrooms: 1
- Pet Friendly: 2
Willow Bank is a wonderful cottage set in the heart of Tolpuddle, Dorset. The property hosts one super king-size bedroom with a ground floor family bathroom. There is an open-plan kitchen/diner, as well as a first-floor sitting room with an electric woodburning effect stove. Outside has a lawned garden and patio area with furniture, as well as off-road parking. Willow Bank is the ultimate choice for a remote break to the heart of the countryside.
This quaint property is perfect for two people looking to go on a romantic, couples retreat centrally placed for the whole of the Jurassic Coast in Dorset. As you walk up the garden path to the front of the house, look around and admire the view right on your doorstep.
As you enter the property, you are greeted with a light and airy space, the entrance hall has useful hanging space for your coats and the dog’s lead. Cook for your loved ones in the modern kitchen, featuring light units, dark worktops, a range of amenities and dining space for two. From the kitchen, head outside and enjoy the fantastic views all around as you take a seat and relax into the evening whilst the sun begins to set.
Upstairs, the bedroom is spacious and light with a wardrobe, dressing table and chairs; perfect for getting ready in the morning and a relaxing, quiet space ideal for winding down at the end of the day. The lounge area boasts fantastic views thanks to the elevated position and features a full-length window that frames the countryside fields beyond. Curl up together in front of the electric woodburning stove or take some time for yourself and indulge in a good book.
With excellent access to the Jurassic Coastline, you’re just a drive away from lazy beach days, windswept walks and unique experiences like fossil hunting and coasteering. With access to Areas of Outstanding Natural Beauty, National Parks, the seaside town of Weymouth, with its historical and thrilling attractions such as the Escape Dungeons, its popular SEA LIFE Centre and plenty of country trails for some scenic walking, hiking and birdwatching. Also, close by are Bournemouth, Poole and Swanage. This well-presented property is an ideal base for a couple looking to explore Dorset and the wonderful attractions nearby.
- Electric central heating and electric woodburning effect stove
- Electric oven and hob, microwave, toaster, kettle, TV with DVD player and WiFi
- Fuel and power included in rent
- Bed linen and towels included in rent
- Cot and highchair available
- Off-road parking for 1 car
- Multi-level private lawned garden and small patio area with furniture
- 2 well-behaved dogs welcome
- Sorry, no smoking
- Shop 2 miles and pub 150 metres
- Note: Babes in arms only, not suitable for children because of the steep-level garden
- Note: It may be unsuitable for those with mobility issues due to walk from the car and steps to the front door
- Check in at 5pm for this property and check out 10am
Bere Regis is a small, pretty village in Dorset. If peace and tranquillity are on the agenda, you have found it. Bere Regis was made famous by Thomas Hardy in his classic story ‘Tess of the d'Urbervilles". The village has a shop, post office and two pubs. It is very picturesque with thatched cottages and Bere Regis Church takes centre stage.
There are plenty of cycle and walking trails to discover, in fact, explore Wareham Forest by foot or bike, either way, the paths are smooth and easy. Dogs can join you on this adventure too. Staying around the village then both the Lawrence Ride and Purbeck Ride cycle routes pass through the nearby villages of Briantspuddle and Turnerspuddle and then skirt the southern edge of Bere Regis. The Jubilee Trail walking route passes through Bere Regis towards Moreton village.
The beautiful Athelhampton House is a short drive away on the edge of Puddletown village. Explore the Tudor house and extensive gardens, relax in the cafe for cream tea or dinner. Monkey World, in Wareham, is an all-year-round attraction. Although a very popular tourist attraction, Monkey World does serious work and helps governments around the world to stop the smuggling of primates from the wild. There are over 230 primates at Monkey World of including the home of Europe's only Orang-utan creche. Visit the Tank Museum in Bovington, experience driving a tank or watch the amazing re-enactment of a battle, complete with explosions.