Jurassic Cottage


Entire home hosted by Dorset Hideaways

  1. 4 guests
  2. 2 bedrooms
  3. 3 beds
  4. 1 bathroom
Dorset Hideaways is a Superhost
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Furry friends welcome
Bring your pets along for the stay.


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Located in the popular village of Portesham, the cottage is the perfect base for exploring all the delights of Dorset including Chesil Beach, Abbotsbury and the nearby county town of Dorchester. Hardy's Monument with its fantastic panoramic views and great walks is a only a short walk from the cottage as is the nearby Valley of Stones.

On the ground floor there is a well-appointed sitting room, kitchen and dining room, conservatory and a cloakroom.

Upstairs there are two bedrooms, a king-sized double, and a twin bedroom looking out over the rear garden, and a family bathroom with shower.

The open garden slopes up the hill and the garden terrace affords wonderful views of the surrounding fields and rolling Dorset hills.

There are excellent walks and cycle paths from the door of the cottage, and the South Dorset Ridgeway Path runs across the ridge a mile above the cottage.

Ground Floor:
Sitting room
With open fire, television and DVD player.
Dining room
With dining table and seating for four guests.
With electric oven and hob, microwave, fridge-freezer and dishwasher.
With wash basin and WC.
Utility room
With washing machine.
With seating for four guests.

First Floor:
Master bedroom
With king-size bed.
Twin bedroom
With two 2'6" single beds.
With a free-standing bath and shower over, wash basin and WC.

Garden to the rear with patio, garden furniture and a charcoal barbecue.
Please note the garden is unsecured on one side.
Parking on road outside property.

Additional Information:
Up to one well behaved medium sized dog is welcome (small additional charge).
Travel cot available on request - please bring your own cot linens.
Please note that Internet access is offered at this property for recreational purposes only and is not meant for business use or streaming. Speed/service may vary depending on the package obtained by the owner which is provided to guests free of charge. Should guests experience difficulties or loss of use, neither the owner nor Dorset Hideaways will be held responsible.

Where you'll sleep

Bedroom 1
1 king bed
Bedroom 2
2 single beds

What this place offers

Free on-street parking
Pets allowed
Washing machine
Patio or balcony
Indoor fireplace

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4.75 out of 5 stars from 4 reviews


Where you’ll be

Portesham, United Kingdom

Hosted by Dorset Hideaways

  1. Joined in April 2018
  • 133 Reviews
  • Identity verified
  • Superhost

Dorset Hideaways is a Superhost

Superhosts are experienced, highly rated hosts who are committed to providing great stays for guests.
  • Response rate: 89%
  • Response time: within an hour
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Things to know

House rules

Check-in: After 4:00 pm
Check out: 10:00 am
No smoking
No parties or events
Pets are allowed

Health & safety

Airbnb's COVID-19 safety practices apply
Carbon monoxide alarm
Smoke alarm

Cancellation policy