At a Glance
- 2 bedrooms, 2 bathrooms
- Single storey & free WiFi
- Use of indoor swimming pool
- Private south facing garden
- Wimborne & Poole 5 minute drive
- Saturday changeover
About this Holiday Cottage
A real rural retreat yet just 10 minutes from Wimborne and Poole, Southwood Farm Cottage is a single storey property in a beautiful rural location near the village of Canford Magna. Perfect for exploring the Dorset coast and countryside and for walking and cycling escapes, the cottage sits behind impressive wooden gates at the end of a long gravel drive within extensive grounds. Accommodation is ideal for families, couples and professionals.
Patio views look towards a paddock and just to the rear of the cottage is a pretty woodland trail with private access to Canford Heath. Guests also benefit from inclusive use of a superb indoor heated swimming pool in peak summer season from 28th May to 31st August.
- Stylish living space is decorated to a high standard throughout.
- Lounge with large sofa seating, a TV with Freeview channels and a DVD player.
- Fully fitted modern kitchen with a washing machine, a cooker with a gas hob, a microwave, kettle, toaster, a fridge freezer and all kitchen accessories.
- Ironing facilities are provided.
Bedrooms / Bathrooms
- Two large double bedrooms, both with en-suite bathrooms containing a shower and wc.
- French doors lead out to a sunny south facing private garden.
- A patio area sits next to the parking area and overlooks a paddock.
- Ample parking for multiple vehicles is adjacent to the cottage.
Facilities/ Additional Information
- Inclusive use of a stunning heated indoor swiming pool from 28 May to 31 August.
- The property benefits from gas central heating.
- Free WiFi internet access is included.
- Non-smoking accommodation throughout.
- Dogs may be considered by arrangement with the owner.
- No stag and hen parties please. Groups may be accepted at the owner's discretion.
- Bed linen and towels are supplied.
Optional Extras (Additional charge)
- Shopping and transfer services.
- Metafit classes and Pilates.
- Beach hut hire (located between Alum Chine and Durley Chine beaches).
- Deluxe hampers.
Changeover day is a Saturday which is flexible off peak. Short breaks are available. A refundable deposit of £350 is required for this property.
Check-in is from 4pm and check-out is by 10am.
Around and About
- Restaurants, inns and amenities in Poole and the market town of Wimborne are only a 5 to 10 minute drive away.
- Pick up ferries and boat trips from Poole Harbour only 15 minutes' drive from the cottage.
- Golf courses are just minutes from the property and watersports are close by.
- Keen anglers will find great fishing at nearby Sandbanks beach.
- Bournemouth Airport is within a 30 minute drive and the New Forest is around a 40 minute drive.