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The booking via Sykes was very 'user-friendly', done very easily by helpful and friendly staff, and follow up emails quick and efficient.
Mrs Kirby, Tilbury, Essex, April 2013
The ease with which the booking was made. The person I spoke to was friendly and helpful. The booking process was simple.
, Aberdare, Rhondda Cynon Taff, April 2013
If you're looking for somewhere with facilities on hand yet
close to amazing countryside, our Dorchester cottages make great
contenders. Think elegant architecture, historic sites, thriving
culture and excellent shopping.
Dorchester's a fantastic place for browsing. Shoppers will
find all kinds of specialist shops, high street names and markets,
while museums range from dinosaurs, teddies and Chinese Terracotta
Warriors, to Roman artefacts and Tutankhamun. And in between
shopping and sightseeing, relish delicious snacks and meals in a
wide variety of establishments, from pavement cafes to
When it comes to historic sites, Dorchester features a treasure
trove of delights. Don't miss the splendid Roman Town House,
the home of infamous 'Hanging' Judge Jeffreys, the huge
Iron Age hill fort of Maiden Castle and the Roman amphitheatre at
Dorset's wonderful landscapes have inspired many writers and
most of Hardy's novels are based on Dorset; Dorchester is
indeed the legendary town of 'Casterbridge'. The Dorset
County Museum displays his works, while you can also visit his
birthplace Hardy's Cottage and his Victorian villa Max Gate,
designed by Hardy and built by his brother. Discover more of his
beloved 'Wessex' on foot and stride out from your
Dorchester cottage along the Dorchester to Weymouth Trail (10
To the west of the town centre you'll find Poundbury, Prince
Charles' award-winning residential development built in the
traditional architectural style of Dorchester and home to a variety
of attractions, including a monthly farmers' market.
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The Coach House | Charminster near Dorchester | Dorset
Luxury barn conversion in Charminster. Quality accommodation with beams and en-suites. Adjacent golf course. Excellent walking in heart of Hardy's Wessex. Dorchester 1.5 miles.
Shire Cottage | Charminster near Dorchester | Dorset
Superb semi-detached barn conversion, on edge of Charminster. Quality property with beams and en-suites. Heritage Coast nearby. Dorchester 1.5 miles.
The Old Stables | Charminster near Dorchester | Dorset
Semi-detached, single-storey barn conversion, one of five, in a rural Dorset location close to Charminster village. Stylish, quality open plan accommodation with en-suite facilities. Dorchester 1.5 miles.
The Old School Cottage | Tincleton near Dorchester | Dorset
Well-presented barn conversion, close to the rural Dorset hamlet of Tincleton. Country views, underfloor heating, woodburner, Frome Valley walks close by. Dorchester 5 miles.
Ashley House | Piddletrenthide near Cerne Abbas | Dorset
Outstanding detached Piddletrenthide holiday cottage close to West Dorset Downs. Superb quality with open fire and outdoor swimming pool. Dorchester 8 miles.
Brewery Farm Stables | Ansty near Dorchester | Dorset
Character Dorset cottage. Wing of 19th century former coach house in rural hamlet of Ansty. Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty. Comfortable, well equipped accommodation. Dorchester 11 miles.
Brockhampton Gate | Brockhampton near Sherborne | Dorset
Charming, detached period cottage. Idyllic, rural West Dorset location in Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty. Many original features, open fire, large garden. Lovely views. Dorchester 12 miles.