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CANDY COTTAGE, pet friendly, country holiday cottage, with open fire in Thornford, Ref 5331

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Overview
Holiday Rental House /
1 Bedroom, 1 Bathroom, Sleeps 2
Sherborne, Dorset, England
This self contained wing of the owners' house is in the village of Thornford in Dorset and sleeps two people. Candy Cottage is a self contained wing of the owners' house, a former Sherborne Castle estate worker's cottage, in the village of Thornford, just three miles from Sherborne in north west Dorset. The cottage sleeps two people and contains a double bedroom, a bathroom and an open plan living area with a fitted kitchen, a dining area and a sitting area with a woodburning stove. Outside the cottage is off road parking for one car. Set in beautiful surroundings, Candy Cottage is an ideal place for a romantic break in the Devon countryside.

Amenities: Night storage heaters in sitting room and bedroom, underfloor heating in bathroom with woodburning stove. Electric oven, ceramic hob, microwave, fridge, TV with Freeview, DVD...
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About the manager, Sykes Cottages
Languages spoken: English
Response Rate: 100 %
Calendar Updated: Today
Listed since : Oct 2009
Overall rating: 4.7 / 5.0
Based on 15,346 reviews and 6,086 properties
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folkestone
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34 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 7 December 2015 for a stay in November 2015

This is a small cottage but it is perfect for 2 people. Downstairs an adequate kitchen, dinning table, settee and TV etc. Also a very good log burner. Upstairs a good bedroom with lots of storage and a lovely bathroom. As is often mentioned the welcome basket was very nice and meant that a late arrival would not have been... more

Management response:

Thank you for taking the time to share your holiday experience with us, we are so pleased that you had a lovely holiday. We are so happy to hear that you found all you needed in the property, what a shame about the King's Arms - must be very popular! We certainly hope that you come back and visit us... more

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Bridgend
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 7 January 2014 for a stay in September 2013

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marleyr
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4 reviews
4 hotel reviews
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 August 2013 for a stay in July 2013

After reading all the glowing reviews for this quaint cottage I went ahead and booked but the biggest let down to what should have been a quiet relaxing stay was the very busy noisey road running past the cottage. As the weather was extremely warm and no fan was provided it was uncomfortable not to leave the windows open and... more

Amenities
  • Linens Provided
  • Refrigerator
  • Towels Provided
  • TV
Suitability
  • Wheelchair Access:
    Ask
  • Elder Access:
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  • Pets Allowed:
    Yes
  • Smoking Allowed:
    No
  • Suitable for Children:
    No
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Rates are calculated based on the latest information provided. Please contact the manager/owner to confirm actual rates for your requested dates.

Dates Min stay Per week
13 Feb 2016 -
20 Feb 2016
3 nights
€369
£286
20 Feb 2016 -
27 Feb 2016
3 nights
€323
£251
27 Feb 2016 -
5 Mar 2016
3 nights
€323
£251
5 Mar 2016 -
12 Mar 2016
3 nights
€323
£251
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Please note: rates may have been converted from the original local currency to Euros and are approximate rates that may change due to exchange rate fluctuation. Please contact the manager to confirm actual rates for your requested dates.
Additional Rate and Availability Information
All prices are inclusive of the booking fee. Winter Short Breaks (WSB) are available at many properties in the 'Winter' period - subject to availability. Extra nights are charged pro rata of the weekly rental. Off Season Breaks (OSB) are available at many properties in parts of the 'Low' and 'Mid' periods - subject to availability. The price for a 3 night break is either 75% of the normal weekly rental or, if it is higher, the quoted Winter Short Break price. Extra nights are charged pro rata of the weekly rental. OSBs can be booked within a calendar month of the start date of the holiday. 'Last Minute Breaks' (LMB) are available at most properties throughout the 'LOW', 'MID', 'HIGH', 'PEAK', 'XMAS' and 'NEW YEAR' periods. The price for a 3 night break is either 65% of the normal weekly rental or, if it is higher, the quoted Winter Short Break price. Extra nights are charged pro rata of the weekly rental... more
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