Owl's Nest Cottage is compact and built of local stone, with a sunny conservatory at the far end.
The wood-burner is great for snug evenings in.
The patio looks out over the owner's garden, the perfect place to relax and plan your day's adventures.
Enjoy breakfast in the conservatory, or just relax there and enjoy the sound of the birds.
The spectacular Jurassic Coast is a short drive, scene of TV series Broadchurch.
The kitchen has everything you need to create a delicious meal.
The kitchen is very well-equipped with a Bosch Tassimo machine for coffee lovers.
There are stylish furnishings - what a great place to relax after a day of exploring.
The kitchen leads into the bedroom.
Enjoy a wonderful sleep in the super-comfy  'zip and link' (king-size or 2'6 twin) bed.
The bedroom is snug and has lovely co-ordinated linens.
A folding door leads from the bedroom to the shower-room.
Colour co-ordination extends through to the shower-room.
A drench-head shower is perfect for that wake up moment or to languish beneath at the end of the day.
Owl's Nest Cottage nestles into the owner's mature garden.
The White Hart at Bishop's Caundle serves great food, real ales and fine wines.
Nearby Sturminster Newton Mill is an ancient flour mill in a picturesque setting on the River Stour.
Nearby Sherborne is a bustling market town, with some lovely tea and coffee shops, where you can watch the world go by.
Sherborne Abbey is a grand Norman style church with a few remaining Saxon features.
Sherborne old castle is the ruin of a 12th Century castle.
West Bay is s short drive away, a fishing port with some quirky shops.
Stourhead, a fantastic National Trust estate at the source of the River Stour has magnificent rhododendrons and even has its own pub.
Owl's Nest Cottage is compact with a bright conservatory and pretty patio.

Owl's Nest Cottage


6.2 miles E of Sherborne / Sleeps 2 (no children under 2)

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7 Nights from  £323

September 2020

Ideal for a couple seeking a peaceful stay in a lovely rural location but within easy reach of Dorset highlights.

August 2019

We really enjoyed our week at Owls Nest. It was bijou but perfectly formed and extremely well equipped. The owners were very friendly and helpful and the peace and quiet of their garden was very relaxing. We would definitely book again if we were visiting the area.

May 2019

Ideal to relax and get away from the hurly burly .

March 2019

Extremely friendly owner, and lovely cosy 'nest'. We really did relax and replenish ourselves.

February 2019

Lovely cottage, lovely host and lovely location!

November 2018

Very comfortable quaint cottage, beautiful quiet. All the comforts and more. A home away from home

October 2018

We have had a lovely stay and would return.

July 2018

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April 2018

We found the Owl's Nest to be a delightful retreat for two, yet well placed for the many attractions within the area. We wouldn't hesitate to recommend the cottage to others. Belinda should be proud of her creation !

February 2018

A lovely, peaceful property

November 2017

Very happy overall with our stay.

December 2016

Cosy and compact in a very quiet setting.

November 2016

Small but cosy cottage in peaceful surroundings. The garden was a delight and we were able to let our Labrador wander around without any worries.

September 2016

Quiet location with large garden. Our hosts were helpful and very kindly provided an arrival pack of essentials. Great location for travelling in and around Dorset.

August 2016

Great place to stay and a good size garden for our dog to play in. The owners were the best in every way.

July 2016

Lovely cottage in lovely peaceful garden. Ideal place for somebody living and working in a busy city who are in need of total peace and quiet .

June 2016

Owl's Nest Cottage is the perfect holiday location if you need peaceful surroundings. We enjoyed our stay and we will definately return. The Owners Alan and Belinda are the perfect hosts.

May 2016

The cottage and garden was lovely, very well equipped, could not think of anything the could possibly improve it.

April 2016

We w0uld like to thank our hosts Belinda and Allen for there hospitality. They helped us a lot, when we had problems with our rented car and we appreciated the local wine on our first day. The Cottage had eyerthing we needed and a very nice garden.

March 2016

A lovely compact and comfortable cottage with friendly hosts. Extremely well equipped. A perfect base especially if you enjoy long walks!

February 2016

Everything you could want in such a cottage, and in pristine condition.

January 2016

Wonderful owners - so friendly and welcoming. Had such a relaxing stay here, enjoying the views of the garden and the chickens! The bed was so comfortable it was difficult to leave it! Absolute peace and quiet and yet good facilities within easy reach. Could not have been more satisfied with everything. Will come again.

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