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The Stable @ Bonhays

  • Whitchurch Canonicorum, Dorset
  • Ref: Y6149
Quality Rating 77%

Assessor's Comment: A unique country retreat in a delightful setting. Very comfortable accommodation with its own character and style 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 £515 to £920 for 7 nights
Key Features
  • Sleeps 11
  • Bedrooms 7
  • Bathrooms 2
  • Children Welcome
  • WiFi
  • No Pets
  • Parking
  • Wood Burner / Open Fire
  • Swimming Pool

Bonhays Cottages and Retreat is a secluded holiday complex comprising of 3 cottages in the 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.

The Stable at Bonhays is an attractive stable conversion and the largest of the three cottages, sleeping up to 11 guests. Full of rustic character and charm, the Stable has a charming country kitchen and lounge with feature wood burner making it an ideal choice at any time of the year. With an indoor swimming pool and wide open spaces, this is an ideal cottage for groups of friends or family looking to holiday together in a tranquil setting near 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.


Please note:

    • A refundable deposit of £200 is required for all bookings.

GROUND FLOOR – The Stable at Bonhays
Fully fitted farmhouse kitchen adjoining the
Spacious open plan lounge with wood burner and beamed ceiling. French windows to:
Conservatory and dining room with lovely views over the gardens and countryside beyond
Decked area to the front with seating
Bed 1: Double bed
Bed 2: Double bed
Bed 3: Single bed
Bed 4: Single bed
Bathroom: Bath, shower over bath, w.c.
Bed 5: Single bed
Bed 6: Single bed
Bed 7: Double bed and single bed
Shower room: Shower cubicle, w.c.


SWIMMING POOL
Indoor heated swimming pool 4m x 8m with changing room and lovely countryside views for your sole use during your stay


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 6 cars in off-road communal car park
Utilities included.
Logs supplied
Wooden cot (no linen) and highchair supplied
Linen and towels included - beds made-up
Please bring your own bathing towels


FACILITIES

  • TV
  • DVD
  • WiFi
  • Gas range style oven / hobs
  • Fridges x 2
  • Freezer
  • Dishwasher
  • Microwaves
  • Woodburner
  • Oil central heating
  • Washing machine
  • Tumble dryer
  • Bbq - charcoal
  • Indoor heated swimming pool
  • Outdoor firepit

Bonhays Cottages and Retreat is a secluded holiday complex comprising of 3 cottages in the 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.

The Stable at Bonhays is an attractive stable conversion and the largest of the three cottages, sleeping up to 11 guests. Full of rustic character and charm, the Stable has a charming country kitchen and lounge with feature wood burner making it an ideal choice at any time of the year. With an indoor swimming pool and wide open spaces, this is an ideal cottage for groups of friends or family looking to holiday together in a tranquil setting near 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.


Please note:

    • A refundable deposit of £200 is required for all bookings.

GROUND FLOOR – The Stable at Bonhays
Fully fitted farmhouse kitchen adjoining the
Spacious open plan lounge with wood burner and beamed ceiling. French windows to:
Conservatory and dining room with lovely views over the gardens and countryside beyond
Decked area to the front with seating
Bed 1: Double bed
Bed 2: Double bed
Bed 3: Single bed
Bed 4: Single bed
Bathroom: Bath, shower over bath, w.c.
Bed 5: Single bed
Bed 6: Single bed
Bed 7: Double bed and single bed
Shower room: Shower cubicle, w.c.


SWIMMING POOL
Indoor heated swimming pool 4m x 8m with changing room and lovely countryside views for your sole use during your stay


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 6 cars in off-road communal car park
Utilities included.
Logs supplied
Wooden cot (no linen) and highchair supplied
Linen and towels included - beds made-up
Please bring your own bathing towels


FACILITIES

  • TV
  • DVD
  • WiFi
  • Gas range style oven / hobs
  • Fridges x 2
  • Freezer
  • Dishwasher
  • Microwaves
  • Woodburner
  • Oil central heating
  • Washing machine
  • Tumble dryer
  • Bbq - charcoal
  • Indoor heated swimming pool
  • Outdoor 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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