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The Old Post Office

Cottage -
3 Bedrooms , 1 Bathroom , Sleeps 6
Bridport, Dorset, England
The Old Post Office is located on Duck Street in the heart of Symondsbury village. Located close to Colmer’s Hill, it is the perfect cottage with a large enclosed garden and a games room.

The cottage is in a quiet location, yet just 5 minutes away from the historic market town of Bridport. It is only a 10 minute drive to West Bay, a seaside town made famous by BBC’s ‘Broadchurch’.

Our changeover days are Mondays and Fridays. Please contact us directly for midweek and weekend prices. Our minimum stay is 3 nights over the weekend or 4 nights during the week.
Listing #HL250029
About the Owner
Symondsbury E
Languages spoken:English
Response Rate:80%
Response Time:Within a day
Listed Since:December 2011
Interaction with guests
Guests are left to enjoy their stay with our housekeeper on hand via telephone for any queries. Maintenance and laundry may need to gain access during your stay but only for the purpose of bins, laundry pick up and collection.
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Reviewed 24 September 2018

As with other previous reviewers, I was a little reluctant to provide what will be revealed to be a glowing review of the Old Post Office as my family are very keen to keep it our little secret. But here goes… With grandparents, mum, two...More

Date of stay: August 2018
Thank Lucy E
Traveler746793, VR Owner at The Old Post Office, responded to this reviewResponded 27 September 2018

Thank you for taking the time to leave us a review. It's so great to hear you had a lovely time with us and the house suited your needs! We are equally keen to welcome you back to The Estate and look forward to hopefully...More

Reviewed 9 September 2018 via mobile

I choose the “ old post office “ as my accommodation for the week of my wedding. We checked in Friday, 5 crazy excited ladies, who spent the night pampering - then the morning after preparing for the WEDDING! I then had 5 magical days...More

Date of stay: August 2018
Thank Rosie H
Traveler746793, VR Owner at The Old Post Office, responded to this reviewResponded 10 September 2018

Thank you for taking the time to leave us such a lovely and detailed review! It's wonderful to hear that the house was perfect for your requirements and your guests. I wish you all the best as newly-weds and hope we can welcome you back...More

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Reviewed 7 September 2018

We had a fantastic week here , with our son getting married at The Tithe Barn. The cottage is very convenient for wedding guests and is so comfortable and quaint. The huge bathroom was perfect for all those getting ready on the big day!! Lovely...More

Date of stay: August 2018
Thank Phil C
Traveler746793, VR Owner at The Old Post Office, responded to this reviewResponded 10 September 2018

Thank you for taking the time to leave a review, its wonderful to hear you had a lovely stay with us and the house was perfect for your guests. Hopefully we can welcome you back to Symondsbury Estate in the future.

  • Balcony or Terrace
  • Central Heating
  • Cooker
  • Cots:(1)
  • Dining Seats (6)
  • Dishwasher
  • Dryer
  • DVD Player
  • Fireplace
  • Freezer
  • Full Baths (1)
  • Game Room
  • Grill
  • Hairdryer
  • Highchair
  • Internet Access
  • Iron
  • Kettle
  • King Beds:(2)
  • Living Room Seats (5)
  • Microwave
  • Parking
  • Ping Pong Table
  • Playground
  • Private Garden
  • Refrigerator
  • Single Beds:(1)
  • Stereo System
  • Suitable For Children Under 5
  • Telephone
  • Toaster
  • Trampoline
  • TV
  • Washer
  • Wi-Fi
Additional amenities & feature info
The cottage boasts a cosy sitting room with sofas, armchairs, an open fire and a flat screen TV with Freeview. Free WIFI and plenty of games are also available to keep you occupied.

The kitchen/diner has an ample supply of cooking utensils, crockery and cutlery. The oval dining table seats 6 or 8 comfortably and the wood burner gives a wonderful warmth whilst dining on a cold winters evening.

There are 2 double bedrooms with zip and link beds to give guests the freedom to choose if they can be set up as a double or as two single beds. The single bedroom is spacious, and has enough room for a z bed if required. For added comfort, our guests are provided with top quality, white, crisp bed linen and white towelling dressing gowns.

The large bathroom has a bath with an overhead shower, plus...
House rules
    Pets allowed
    Smoking not allowed
    Check in: 4:00 PM
    1 Full bath
    1 Twin
    1 Crib
    2 Kings
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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.

Please contact the manager for complete rate information.
Additional Rate and Availability Information
NB: Prices may be subject to change at the advertiser discretion. We require a 25% deposit to secure the booking, the balance is due 60 days before your stay. Bookings can be made via our website or by calling our office. Payments are accepted via BACS, Cheque, Credit/Debit Cards. For weekend & mid week breaks please enquire on the telephone number given.
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About the neighbourhood
The Market town of Bridport is located 2 miles away with markets on both Wednesday and Saturday, there is also a very popular vintage market on Sundays. Bridport boasts a number of individual shops as well as Waitrose, Morrisons and Lidls. Bridport is famous for being a 'foodies' haven wth fantastic restaurants, bistros and tea rooms. There are plenty of artist studios to visit and galleries plus the Electric Palace Cinema which hosts live music and comedy nights.

The beautiful beaches and cliffs along the coast offer plenty of walks and fish restaurants.
Getting around
Our Lettings Manager is on hand to answer any questions regarding travel enquiries or taxi recommendations from Monday-Friday, 9am-5pm via our telephone or through the email enquiry on Holiday Lettings.
Car advised
How to get there
Airport: Exeter: 47.0 km
Railway: Dorchester: 25.0 km
Ferry: Poole: 63.0 km
Exeter Airport is a 45 minute drive, Bournemouth Airport is a 1 hour drive and Bristol Airport is approximately 1 1/2 hours drive away.

Directions are emailed to guests after receiving the full balance payment.
Activities nearby
Fishing Nearby, There Is A Golf Course Within 30 Mins Drive, Horse Riding Nearby, There Are Tennis Courts Nearby, Nearest Beach: 5.3 km.
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