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Rylstone Martinstown, Dorchester DT2 9JR England See on map
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Air Conditioning
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Rylstone is a beautiful Georgian village house with a large walled garden and pool. We offer stunning accommodation aimed at families. We are friendly and flexible in our approach and we know how to make More travelling with kids relaxing and fun. The Space This suite of 2 beautiful, light and airy rooms in our large Georgian village home is ideal for families. The pink room has a king size bed. The adjoining blue room has 2 twin beds and a well stocked toy chest! There is a bathroom with a shower over the bath. We can also provide a cot if required. In the summer we have a huge garden and orchard complete with swimming pool in which to let off steam. In winter there are open fires and board games. Guest Access Guests are encouraged to help themselves to tea, coffee and breakfast in the guest breakfast room, although a wide range of cooked breakfasts can be offered by arrangement. Our resident hens are always laying and so fresh eggs are available. We also benefit from being next door to a farm shop and so produce is as local as you can get! We also provide an honesty bar from which guests can help themselves. We have a large walled garden and an orchard which guests are welcome to explore. We also have a paddock with friendly sheep and a pony. We do have a swimming pool which is available to use by arrangement and at the guests own risk. Cream teas and evening meals can be made available on request, particularly for children meaning we can then offer a babysitting service by arrangement should parents wish to go out to eat. Interaction with Guests The guest accommodation is all at one end of the house and and so whilst guests are very welcome to join us should they wish, they can also keep themselves to themselves. We are often on hand to offer tips for days out, walking and eating. The Neighbourhood Martinstown is a friendly and active village just 2 miles from the county town of Dorchester. We benefit from a really friendly village shop and a great pub. We are also next to a farm shop which sells good coffee and delicious cake! My favourite thing about where we live however has to be the easy access to the fabulous Jurassic Coast. I am always happy to point guests in the direction of the best beaches and the quieter 'locals only' spots. Nearby there are fantastic attractions such as Monkey World, The Tank Museum, Abbotsbury Swannery and more. There is also fantastic walking available from the house as well as many great eateries nearby. Getting around Guests can park on the property. There is a bus into Dorchester which runs morning and evening. Dorchester has 2 train stations which are no more than 3 miles from Rylstone. By arrangement we can provide a collection/ drop off service to either of the Dorchester stations. Other Things to Note Rylstone is next door to a beautiful village church and so can be made available for weddings by arrangement. We are flexible in our approach and would be happy to discuss using the beautiful garden for a marquee or similar. Less
Hotel Amenities
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Room types
Suites, Kitchenette
Room types
Suites, Kitchenette
Number of rooms
Price range
US$98 - US$118 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Rylstone B&B Dorchester, England - Dorset
United Kingdom > England > Dorset > Dorchester
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Rylstone Martinstown, Dorchester DT2 9JR England
Getting there
Bournebouth Intl Airport44 km
Exeter Airport68 km
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Reviewed 19 August 2018 via mobile

I would just like to thank Chloe and her family for such a wonderful stay. Not only did my bridesmaids and I receive a warm and friendly welcome but the ground floor room was perfect for us! The room, dining room and snug were beautiful,...More

Thank kellyannearl85
Reviewed 12 August 2018

As a previous reviewer pointed out we were greeted by Leah not the owners as they were on holiday, we were not notified about this but Leah was friendly enough. We were shown to our ground floor room which was nice enough however i agree...More

Thank kaltace4709
Reviewed 29 July 2018

On our arrival we were greeted by a lovely lady called Leah (although this was not the owner, as they had gone away - something we were not told about prior to arriving) who showed us around and gave us the key. The room was...More

Thank Deb C
Reviewed 6 November 2017

I booked a room back in August for a weekend stay in October. For work-related reasons I had to cancel my trip (a month in advance!). I called the hotel and they had no flexibility whatsoever. The owner showed some understanding and offered to refund...More

Thank Patricia J
Reviewed 9 July 2017 via mobile

We stayed for a week in the room on the ground floor. It was a lovely room, very spacious and clean. The bed very comfortable with clean white sheets and there was plenty of fluffy white towels. The breakfast set up was excellent - we...More

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"Do not book unless you are 100% you're going. They're cancellation policy is appalling."
6 Nov 2017
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"Ground floor room"
20 Oct 2016
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"Upstairs is a connected twin room for kids, a double room for parents and a bathroom, impossible to find..."
18 May 2015
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"King size room really spacious, most windows look out onto parking on ground floor Double room is bigger..."
25 Nov 2014
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