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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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Sockety Farm Cottage | South Perrott near Crewkerne | Dorset
A well-presented semi-detached cottage on a working livestock farm in the rural west Dorset village of South Perrott. Ideal for a couple or family. Superb touring base. Crewkerne 3 miles.
Linden Lea | Child Okeford near Blandford Forum | Dorset
A welcoming detached cottage in North Dorset village of Child Okeford. Sleeps six, three bedrooms. Open fire. Close to shop and pub. Blandford Forum 6 miles.
Crabbs Bluntshay Cottage | Shave Cross near Bridport | Dorset
Delightful 19th century semi-detached cottage in rural hamlet of Shave Cross. Cosy, comfortable accommodation. Short drive to Dorset Heritage Coast. Bridport 6 miles.
Lerryn Apartment | Pimperne near Blandford Forum | Dorset
Attractive, airy first floor Pimperne holiday apartment, with lovely rural views from the balcony. Close to market towns and beautiful countryside. Blandford Forum 1.5 miles.
The Cygnet | Haselbury Plucknett near Crewkerne | Somerset
Charming, semi-detached, stable conversion in South Somerset village of Haselbury Plucknett. Well-equipped and comfortable. Woodburner. Walks and cycle paths nearby. Yeovil 7 miles.