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Beautiful 5-Bedroom Stone House in Worth Matravers

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5 Bedrooms , 3 Bathrooms , Sleeps 9
Worth Matravers, Swanage, Isle of Purbeck, Dorset, England
PERFECT FOR FAMILIES - 5 bedroom detached architect designed Purbeck Stone family house with off-road parking in an elevated position with panoramic sea views overlooking the magnificent National Trust landscape towards Winspit and the Channel. Children very welcome. Superbly equipped, WiFi, centrally heated, comfortable beds. The house has views to treasure, you can gaze at the moonlight on the sea and watch the sunlight sparkle on the waves. In winter the sun rises out of the sea. Situated in sought after Worth Matravers, with world class walking on the doorstep, the beautiful sandy beaches of Swanage and Studland are a short drive away. Worth Matravers has a 12th Century Church, duck pond, village green, charming children's playground and the renowned Square and Compass pub. A superbly situated house accommodating 2-9 guests, this... Read more
Listing #HL8338288
About the Owner
Wendy W
Languages spoken:English
Response Rate:100%
Response Time:Within a few hours
Listed Since:October 2016
Interaction with guests
The owners have lived in the area for many years and we are more than happy to assist with any questions guests may have about the property and the local area giving our guests the benefit of our local knowlege. Guests are welcomed to the property on arrival (depending on arrival time a secure key facility is available) and we will contact you by telephone again on the day/evening of arrival once you've settled in to welcome you once more and answer any questions you may have about the property or the area. Guests are welcome to contact the owners throughout their stay if there's anything you'd like to know or need help with.
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Reviewed 18 July 2017

Great location, central for Swanage, Corfe Castle, Lulworth Cove, Wareham, Studland Bay and much, much more! Cottage was very clean and comfortable, we all had a couch each! Excellent facilities for cooking, washing, entertainment etc...perfect for families. The village, which is beautiful, is complemented by...More

Date of stay: July 2017
Thank Woodies1
Management response:Responded 29 July 2017

Thank you so much for your glowing review, it's a real pleasure to know that you and your family enjoyed a wonderful family holiday at our house. We'd be delighted to welcome you back in the future.

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Reviewed 27 February 2017

Date of stay: February 2017
Management response:Responded 27 February 2017


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Reviewed 8 January 2017

3 generations - 7 adults & 2 children - easily accommodated with room to breathe......cooking Christmas dinner no sweat in well-equipped kitchen

Date of stay: December 2016
Thank Dream638333
Management response:Responded 10 January 2017

We're delighted your family enjoyed a wonderful 3-generation Christmas together at Compass Cottage, it was a pleasure to welcome you all for the holiday.

  • Balcony or Terrace
  • Cable/satellite TV
  • Central Heating
  • Cooker
  • Cots:(4)
  • Dining Seats (10)
  • Dishwasher
  • Dryer
  • DVD Player
  • En Suite Rooms (1)
  • Freezer
  • Full Baths (1)
  • Half Baths (1)
  • Highchair
  • Housekeeping Included
  • Internet Access
  • Iron
  • Kettle
  • King Beds:(4)
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room Seats (11)
  • Microwave
  • Ocean Views
  • Parking
  • Patio
  • Private Garden
  • Refrigerator
  • Single Beds:(1)
  • Suitable For Children Under 5
  • Toaster
  • Towels Provided
  • TV
  • Washer
  • Wi-Fi
House rules
    Pets not allowed
    Smoking not allowed
    Check in: 4:00 PM
    Check out: 10:00 AM
The Hirer is deemed responsible for accepted guests at the property. Stated guest number may not be exceeded WiFi is offered at Compass Cottage as a complimentary extra service...
    1 Full bath
    1 Half bath
    1 Attached (ensuite)
    4 Kings
    4 Cribs
    1 Twin
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  • Damage Deposit: R 3 546 / stay - Deposit
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About the neighbourhood
The property is beautifully situated with outstanding sea views in the beautiful Purbeck village of Worth Matravers. The house has direct access on foot from the front door to the stunning Purbeck coastal walks and landscape.

Worth Matravers is home to the well known Square and Compass pub, and a delightful Tea and Supper Rooms on the charming village green complete with ducks and duckpond. The village has a spacious and enclosed children's playing field with play equipment, sea views and a welcome seat to appreciate the beautiful surroundings.

All the seaside attractions are on your doorstep a short drive away, including the fantastic family-friendly beaches of Swanage, Studland & Shell Bay.
Getting around
There is unrivalled walking in the stunning landscape of the Jurassic coast directly from the front door of the property, but you'll need a car to go further afield.
Car recommended
How to get there
Your own transport is needed.

There are bus routes nearby and the nearest mainline train station is at Wareham
Activities nearby
Fishing Nearby, There Is A Golf Course Within 30 Mins Drive, Horse Riding Nearby, There Are Tennis Courts Nearby, Watersports Nearby.
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