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Straw Cottage @ Bonhays

  • Whitchurch Canonicorum, Dorset
  • Ref: W6151
Quality Rating 77%

Assessor's Comment: A unique country retreat in a delightful setting. Comfortable accommodation and the gardens are a lovely feature of the site.

3 STAR - (65 - 74%)
Good level of quality & comfort.
4 STAR - (75 - 89%)
Excellent standard throughout.
5 STAR - (90 -100%)
Exceptional with a degree of luxury.
 

SILVER AWARD – An accolade at 3 star for those properties achieving consistently high standards throughout but unable to attain 4 stars due to restricted space in one or more areas.

GOLD AWARD – Awarded to properties reflecting a high level of quality within their overall grading, putting them at the higher end of their current grading. These properties reflect a higher level of quality and comfort throughout.

GOLD 5 STAR AWARD – The highest possible accolade, awarded to those properties which provide an exceptional standard throughout with a high degree of luxury.

From £405 to £605 for 7 nights
Key Features
  • Sleeps 4
  • Bedrooms 2
  • Bathrooms 1
  • Children Welcome
  • WiFi
  • No Pets
  • Parking

Bonhays Cottages and Retreat is a secluded holiday complex comprising of 3 cottages in the village of Whitchurch Canonicorum set in the West Dorset hills.

The village has a rich history as a pilgrimage site and the area is ideal for walkers as it is criss-crossed by footpaths and bridleways to the surrounding forest, farmland and beaches. The famous fossil beach at Charmouth is less than 10 minutes away by car and Lyme Regis is within 5 miles.

Straw Cottage at Bonhays is one of two adjoining characterful cottages. The comfortable open plan living space enjoys a pleasant outlook over the communal gardens allowing you to fully appreciate the rural setting. The two bedrooms make this an ideal choice for families looking for a tranquil holiday yet within easy travelling distance of the coast.

Bonhays has been promoting a more innovative ecological approach for over a decade, with a bird-friendly and non-polluting willow bed waste water system, straw bale construction and other unique features.


GROUND FLOOR - three steps leading to wooden veranda and entrance
Open plan lounge and dining room with galley kitchen
Bedroom 1: Double bed
Bedroom 2: 2 x Adult size cabin beds (bunk style)
Shower room: Shower cubicle, w.c (limited space)
Small decked area with seating


OUTSIDE
There are 20 acres of surrounding grounds to explore. Which includes a large lawned area for ball games, various seating areas, a fire-pit, water feature and meadow (shared with the other two cottages on the complex)


SPECIAL HOLIDAY FEATURES AVAILABLE
The following could be available during your stay by prior arrangement:- of catering or cooking lessons with a professional vegetarian nutritionist and chef, holistic massage, Indian head massage or meditation instruction. (Yoga; Qi gong)


GENERAL INFORMATION
Parking for up to 2 cars in off-road communal car park
Utilities included.
Linen and towels included - beds made-up


FACILITIES

  • TV
  • WiFi
  • Gas oven / hob
  • Fridge with ice box
  • Microwave
  • Electric heating
  • Bbq - charcoal
  • Outdoor seating
  • firepit

Bonhays Cottages and Retreat is a secluded holiday complex comprising of 3 cottages in the village of Whitchurch Canonicorum set in the West Dorset hills.

The village has a rich history as a pilgrimage site and the area is ideal for walkers as it is criss-crossed by footpaths and bridleways to the surrounding forest, farmland and beaches. The famous fossil beach at Charmouth is less than 10 minutes away by car and Lyme Regis is within 5 miles.

Straw Cottage at Bonhays is one of two adjoining characterful cottages. The comfortable open plan living space enjoys a pleasant outlook over the communal gardens allowing you to fully appreciate the rural setting. The two bedrooms make this an ideal choice for families looking for a tranquil holiday yet within easy travelling distance of the coast.

Bonhays has been promoting a more innovative ecological approach for over a decade, with a bird-friendly and non-polluting willow bed waste water system, straw bale construction and other unique features.


GROUND FLOOR - three steps leading to wooden veranda and entrance
Open plan lounge and dining room with galley kitchen
Bedroom 1: Double bed
Bedroom 2: 2 x Adult size cabin beds (bunk style)
Shower room: Shower cubicle, w.c (limited space)
Small decked area with seating


OUTSIDE
There are 20 acres of surrounding grounds to explore. Which includes a large lawned area for ball games, various seating areas, a fire-pit, water feature and meadow (shared with the other two cottages on the complex)


SPECIAL HOLIDAY FEATURES AVAILABLE
The following could be available during your stay by prior arrangement:- of catering or cooking lessons with a professional vegetarian nutritionist and chef, holistic massage, Indian head massage or meditation instruction. (Yoga; Qi gong)


GENERAL INFORMATION
Parking for up to 2 cars in off-road communal car park
Utilities included.
Linen and towels included - beds made-up


FACILITIES

  • TV
  • WiFi
  • Gas oven / hob
  • Fridge with ice box
  • Microwave
  • Electric heating
  • Bbq - charcoal
  • Outdoor seating
  • firepit

About Dorset (Whitchurch Canonicorum)

Whitchurch Canonicorum lies in the heart of the Marshwood Vale in the Dorset countryside. With its beautiful Church (unique in being the only parish church in England containing the bones of its patron saint) and local pub serving good food its a beautiful location in close proximity to the coast.

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