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Chestnut Cottage

  • Higher Farm
  • Rodden
  • Weymouth
  • Dorset
  • DT3 4JE
no star
Self Catering


  • Barbecue
  • Close to Beach
  • Cot and Highchair
  • Countryside Views
  • DVD Player
  • Disabled Facilities
  • Dishwasher
  • Family
  • Freeview
  • Games Room
  • Garden
  • Garden - Enclosed
  • Ground Floor Room/s
  • Group Holidays
  • Laundry Facilities
  • Open fire / Wood burner
  • Other Accommodation On-site
  • Outdoor Furniture
  • Parking
  • Patio
  • Pet Friendly
  • Rural Location
  • Self Catering
  • Short breaks
  • TV
  • Weekend Breaks
  • Wet Room
  • Wheelchair Access
  • WiFi

At a Glance

  • 5 bedrooms - sleeps 9
  • Large farmhouse kitchen
  • Free WiFi
  • Weymouth 5 miles
  • Walks from your door
  • Linen/towels included

About this Holiday Cottage

An Enjoy England Gold Award property, Chestnut Cottage near Weymouth and Abbotsbury offers quality accessible accommodation close to the Jurassic Coast and only 1 mile from Chesil Beach.  This charming old stone barn is comfortably furnished and set within attractive farmland.  Character features throughout include original oak beams and a cosy woodburning stove in the sitting room.  The cottage has an M2 Disabled Rating, a ground floor bedroom and adapted wet room, ideal for our less mobile guests.  An enclosed garden with a patio and BBQ makes spacious Chestnut Cottage perfect for large family groups and pets are welcome too.  Free WiFi is included and a choice of excellent coast and country walks are direct from your door.

Living Space

  • Spacious stone barn accommodating 9 guests, ideal for large groups.
  • Warm and cosy with character features throughout.
  • Large country farmhouse kitchen with a dining table seating 9, a dishwasher and all essential appliances.
  • Sitting room with a stone fireplace and a cosy woodburning stove, traditionally furnished with original beams, a large flat-screen digital TV and a DVD player. Patio doors lead out to the garden.

Bedrooms / Bathrooms

  • The cottage has 5 bedrooms and 3 bathrooms.
  • Four of the bedrooms can be either twins or doubles as preferred.
  • One cosy single bedroom is also available.
  • A ground floor double or twin bedroom includes an accessible en-suite wet room.
  • A Master bedroom upstairs has an en-suite.
  • House bathroom with a bath and shower.


Chestnut Cottage has a spacious fully enclosed garden and patio with a BBQ. 


Free WiFi internet access is included and there is ample off road parking onsite.  All bed linen, towels and electricity are included.  Accommodation is non-smoking throughout.

We'll happily provide cots and highchairs free of charge on request.  During the colder winter months we provide a basket of logs for the woodburner.  Additional baskets are available for a small extra charge.

Dogs are welcome for an additional fee of £25 per dog per stay. 

The Old Stable games room, which is a WiFi hotspot, is available for guests to use and has table tennis and table football, laundry facilities and a selection of books you are welcome to borrow.


Chestnut is 1 of 7 cottages at Character Farm Cottages sleeping 2 to 9 guests.  Cottages are available to book individually or together for larger groups.

Weekly bookings are from Friday to Friday, and short breaks are available off peak from October to March.

Arrival time is from 3pm onwards and we request departure by 10am

Around and About

The cottage sits in a stunning rural location with a choice of walks from your door, and a local pub within easy reach.  Seaside Weymouth is just 4 to 5 miles away and famous Chesil Beach is just 1 mile away.   

Visit nearby Abbotsbury only a few miles to the west, home to a historic Swannery and beautiful sub-tropical gardens.  West Bay, Lyme Regis and the spectacular Jurassic Coast are only a short drive away.


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