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Millpond Cottage

Millpond Cottage
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3 Bedrooms , 2 Bathrooms , Sleeps 6
Swanage, Isle of Purbeck, Dorset, England
Millpond Cottage is a traditional Purbeck stone cottage dating back to the early 18th century. It is set beside the tranquil Millpond in the heart of Swanage. It offers delightful accommodation for up to 7 people. It is a five minute walk to the town centre and beach.

Millpond Cottage offers excellent accommodation over two floors, there are two reception rooms and a well equipped new kitchen diner which leads into the garden with views over the Millpond. On the first floor there are three bedrooms, two doubles with one ensuite and a twin room, all bedrooms have Millpond views. There is a family bathroom on this floor.

There is a modern comfortable sofa-bed in the second reception room if and extra bed is required. There is a second separate downstairs toilet.
Listing #HL164563
About the Owner
Alison L
Languages spoken:English
Response Rate:60%
Response Time:Within a day
Listed Since:May 2011
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Reviewed 5 August 2018

A beautiful idyllic english setting perfect for our family break (my parents and husband and I). This stone cottage is beautiful inside and out. The garden is a paradise so calm and busting with colour. The house is well equipped with basically anything you can...More

Thank Becki W
Reviewed 7 July 2018 via mobile

We were welcomed with flowers and local chocolates. Millpond cottage exceeded our most optimistic expectations. It is in the centre of Swanage but somehow also rural and quiet. It has a beautiful garden and we ate all our meals outside shaded under a vine. The...More

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Alison L, VR Owner at Millpond Cottage, responded to this reviewResponded 2 August 2018

We are so pleased you enjoyed your visit to Millpond Cottage and Swanage, thank you for taking the time to write a review. We hope to be able to welcome you again soon. kind regards Alison

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Reviewed 21 June 2018

The cottage is set by the side of the millpond in quiet area near the church but is conveniently situated near the centre of Swanage, the beach and shops are only minutes away. We found many places of interest, the highlights : a trip to...More

Thank Inspiration769246
Alison L, VR Owner at Millpond Cottage, responded to this reviewResponded 2 August 2018

We hope that you are able to return too and delighted that you enjoyed your visit to Millpond Cottage. kind regards Alison

  • Balcony or Terrace
  • Books
  • Central Heating
  • Cooker
  • Dining Seats (7)
  • Dishwasher
  • Double Beds:(1)
  • Dryer
  • DVD Player
  • En Suite Rooms (1)
  • Freezer
  • Full Baths (1)
  • Grill
  • Hairdryer
  • Highchair
  • Internet Access
  • Iron
  • Kettle
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room Seats (8)
  • Local Guides/Maps
  • Microwave
  • Outdoor Dining Area
  • Paper Towels Provided
  • Parking
  • Patio
  • Private Garden
  • Queen Beds:(1)
  • Refrigerator
  • Single Beds:(2)
  • Stereo System
  • Suitable For Children Under 5
  • Toaster
  • Towels Provided
  • TV
  • Washer
  • Waterfront
  • Water Views
  • Wi-Fi
House rules
    Ask about pets
    Smoking not allowed
    Check in: 3:00 AM
    Check out: 10:00 AM
    1 Full bath
    1 Attached (ensuite)
    2 Twins
    1 Queen
    1 Full
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  • Damage Deposit: R 1 868 / stay - Deposit
Additional Rate and Availability Information
Depending on availability we can offer short breaks for a minimum of 2 nights from £400.

Price includes bedlinen and towels at the beginning of each week stay.
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About the neighbourhood
Swanage boasts a wealth of exciting events including the fantastic yearly Jazz festival. Then you can have some more fun at Carnival week, the fun and enjoyment is not finished yet because there is the amazing Blues festival that will take your breath away with the best Blues artists around.

Not very far away you can go and play some golf or even tennis if you prefer. Also you can enjoy water-sports, fishing and horse-riding.
Car not needed
How to get there
Airport: Bournemouth: 25.0 km
Railway: Wareham: 15.0 km
Ferry: Poole: 20.0 km
Activities nearby
Fishing Nearby, There Is A Golf Course Within 30 Mins Drive, Horse Riding Nearby, There Are Tennis Courts Nearby, Watersports Nearby, Nearest Beach: 0.4 km.
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