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Rumpus Holiday Cottage - a character cottage close to Swanage town and beach

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2 bedrooms
1 bathroom
2 guests
Minimum stay varies
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Rumpus has been awarded a 4 star Visit England Badge scoring 100% for cleanliness and over 80% for all other criteria. A lovely seaside retreat venue 'Rumpus Cottage' is for anyone who needs time for self-reflection, time with their loved one or time with their family. This quaint 3 storey cottage is nostalgically refurbished in decorative antique style to capture a bygone age. It also houses some inspirational reading books. The cottage is located on a quiet unmade no through road. The cottage is made of old Purbeck stone with a traditional tile roof. Original beamed ceilings throughout with huge romantic appeal, small and perfectly formed. The cottage has a honed Purbeck flagstone floor throughout the downstairs. Original sash windows and a huge old Purbeck stone fireplace which have b...Rumpus has been awarded a 4 star Visit England Badge scoring 100% for cleanliness and over 80% for all other criteria. A lovely seaside retreat venue 'Rumpus Cottage' is for anyone who needs time for self-reflection, time with their loved one or time with their family. This quaint 3 storey cottage is nostalgically refurbished in decorative antique style to capture a bygone age. It also houses some inspirational reading books. The cottage is located on a quiet unmade no through road. The cottage is made of old Purbeck stone with a traditional tile roof. Original beamed ceilings throughout with huge romantic appeal, small and perfectly formed. The cottage has a honed Purbeck flagstone floor throughout the downstairs. Original sash windows and a huge old Purbeck stone fireplace which have been limed to preserve its authenticity. The fireplace is fitted with a crockery cupboard. This cottage has been completely refurbished with a new bathroom and kitchen (both downstairs) and the use of Farrow and Ball paints throughout. Furnished with antiques including expert finishes by Drew Lawrence Design to give a washed out seaside appearance. The cottage has a small outside courtyard which is accessed from the kitchen stable door. The courtyard is furnished with German vintage beer festival furniture and perennials. Local shop and the lovely old and quiet Black Swan Inn a few minutes walk away. Please note we are now only taking bookings for a maximum of 2 people due to Covid 19 - this has been amended in our details. More
House Rules
Pets Allowed: Yes
Smoking Allowed: No
Kid Friendly: Yes
We accept one small breed well behaved dog and can provide a dog towel to wipe muddy paws. Pets are not allowed on the furniture.
Bathrooms
1 Full bath
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About the Owner
Caroline Y
Languages spoken:English
Response Rate:100%
Response Time:Within a few hours
Listed Since:February 2015
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Reviewed 18 June 2019

Rumpus is a cosy little cottage, with a little courtyard garden, in a quiet location just off the high street and perfect for the start of the Priest's Way walk, just up the road. It would be a bit cramped some though, as the kitchen...More

Date of stay: April 2019
Thank Tim_and_Felicity
Reviewed 14 October 2018 via mobile

Lovely character cottage situated 5 mins from Swanage town and beach. Enjoyed our stay very much. Quiet cul de sac with parking outside.

Date of stay: October 2018
Thank Storyteller800620
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Reviewed 5 August 2018

Rumpus cottage is a really charming character filled cosy cottage fitted out with every mod con you could wish for, tastefully furnished with period furniture. The cottage is very clean and tidy with a lovely courtyard out the back to enjoy your breakfast in and...More

Date of stay: August 2018
Thank martinb933
Reviewed 27 May 2018

House was clean and comfortable, and convenient for shopping area and beach. It gets "excellent" from me

Date of stay: May 2018
Thank Cosmopolitan766685
Reviewed 25 March 2018 via mobile

Lovely little cottage, cozy and warm in a great location. Nature reserve just up the road to walk the dog, pub around the corner with great food. The cottage has everything you need for a great holiday, plenty of parking and a short walk to...More

Date of stay: March 2018
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Amenities
Pets Allowed: Yes
Smoking Allowed: No
Kid Friendly: Yes
DVD Player
Books
Central Heating
Freezer
Refrigerator
Hairdryer
Internet Access
Iron
Kettle
Linens Provided
Microwave
Cooker
Telephone
Toaster
Towels Provided
TV
Washer
Wi-Fi
Beach Or Lakeside Relaxation
Hiking Trips
Short Term Rentals (4 Days Or Fewer)
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Is this holiday rental large?YesNoUnsure
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