River Cottage at Athelhampton appears to have leapt from the pages of a fairytale. The pet-friendly rural cottage neighbours the stately Athelhampton House in Dorset and boasts a thatched roof, traditional charm, extensive grounds and a private 9-hole golf course as well as a modern luxury interior.
River Cottage at Athelhampton belongs in a fairytale. The delightful rural cottage boasts a thatched roof, reminders of yesteryear and beautiful large gardens which blend perfectly with the surrounding countryside of Dorset. Outside is a secure fenced garden. The pretty picturesque little river that meanders gently past this rural holiday cottage is also protected by a fence to ensure the safety of little children.
Guests at River Cottage in Dorset are blessed with access to extensive outdoor spaces for children and pets, including a large garden with running stream, plus a furnished patio area which captures the sun and includes a BBQ. What’s more, guests can also enjoy the private 9-hole golf course within the grounds.
The interior features reminders of the past and includes a generous open-plan living area with modern kitchen, dining area and cosy sitting room with electric fire and TV. The three bedrooms all offer TV and modern en-suite and include a double room, a twin with zip and link beds and a king-size room.
Guests at River Cottage at Athelhampton have unique access to golf and gardens, and are provided with WiFi, central heating, laundry facilities, amenities for young children and parking for three cars. The location of the cottage makes it ideal for guests attending weddings at the adjoining and stately Athlehampton House. Guests of River Cottage are also given complimentary access to Athelhampton House and gardens.
The surrounding region of Dorset holds many attractions, including the town of Dorchester, walking trails, miles of sandy beaches and delightful seaside villages, all within an easy drive.