"Roomy and very well appointed. Ideally situated for both walking and exploring the local towns, wher..."

Sleeps 7 + 1 child in 4 bedrooms
Stone cottage with lovely open view across fields to the sea, situated in the delightful Purbeck village of Worth Matravers. Wonderful walking and cycling area. The cottage is within a ten to 15 minute walk of the coastal path and from here visitors can walk westwards to Chapman's Pool, Kimmeridge and Lulworth or eastwards to Swanage and Studland. Renowned public house for local ciders within 5 minutes walk. Also attractive tea shop/supper room overlooking the pretty village duck pond. The historic village of Corfe Castle is within a 5 minute drive as is the sandy beach of the small resort of Swanage.

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Seaview Cottage - Worth Matravers, Dorset

£425.00 - £1529.00

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4.8 / 5 Stars

17 guest ratings

Seaview Cottage enjoys open views across beautiful countryside to the sea. It is very attractively situated in the lovely village of Worth Matravers in the Isle of Purbeck and the sea at Winspit is within a 15 minute walk. This area of coastline is part of the renowned Jurassic Coast and ‘A World Heritage site’. It is a superb walking and cycling area with footpaths and trails, connecting with the coast path and various bridleways across the downs, almost from the cottage door. The centre of the village of Worth Matravers is within a few minutes walk of the cottage and here there is a pretty village green with duck pond, a tea shop/ supper room which is good for meals plus the Square and Compass – a public house renowned for its local ciders and wonderful views. The picturesque, historic village of Corfe Castle is within a 5 minute drive as is the small seaside resort of Swanage. Here the sandy beach slopes gently into the water and it is ideal for swimming and paddling. Visitors can also enjoy ‘Punch and Judy’, a stroll along the Victorian pier, boat trips, fishing, diving and a ride on a steam train.

Seaview is a Purbeck stone semi detached cottage which has recently been renovated to provide very attractive accommodation of a high standard for 7/8 people in 4 bedrooms. On the ground floor there is a delightful kitchen with fitted units, hard wood work tops, electric cooker and hob, microwave, dishwasher, fridge freezer and washing machine; a lovely dining room with patio doors which open on to the terrace with views across the garden to the sea; a large open plan sitting room with bi-fold glass doors along one entire wall which fold back to make the outside terrace feel like part of the room. The sitting room is furnished with comfortable sofas, arm chairs, large flat screen television/Freesat/Blu-RayDVD player plus a wood burning stove which provides a lovely central focus for the room in colder weather. Also on the ground floor is a tiled wet room with under floor heating, electric ‘Mira’ shower, w.c. and basin plus a charming single bedroom. Stairs lead up to a further three charming bedrooms – a master bedroom with a  king size double bed, fitted wardrobe and attractive Victorian feature fireplace; a smaller double room with a king size bed and a wardrobe plus a twin room. There is also a well equipped tiled bathroom with bath, hand shower, separate built in shower and basin plus a separate cloakroom with wc. Cot/high chair or folding bed for a child can be provided. Electric heating without extra charge. Wifi internet can be made available.

There is a delightful large south facing garden which has the sun for most of the day. Visitors can relax on the terrace whilst enjoying the open views of the beautiful countryside and watch the small boats as they pass by in the distance. There is a lawn surrounded by attractive shrubberies and pretty rock gardens. This garden is gated and fenced and garden furniture is provided. At the front of the cottage there is a further area of lawn with flower beds and a drive where two cars can be parked.

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(Apr 2016) 5 Star Holiday Cottage Customer Rating

Roomy and very well appointed. Ideally situated for both walking and exploring the local towns, where foodie options continue to improve. Recommended. Overall Rating: 5 Stars

(Oct 2015) 5 Star Holiday Cottage Customer Rating

Celebrated Colin's 60th but more importantly Wales Beat England at home in their World Cup during our stay !! Overall Rating: 5 Stars

(Aug 2015) 5 Star Holiday Cottage Customer Rating

Cottage and views were fabulous. Cake was yummy. Overall Rating: 5 Stars

(Jul 2015) 5 Star Holiday Cottage Customer Rating

The cottage was even better than advertised with a lovely garden and superb views. This was a family reunion with two couples from the USA and one from the UK. Space and facilities were just right. Planning to return soon to continue renewing our family memories of this beautiful area. Overall Rating: 5 Stars

(Jun 2015) 5 Star Holiday Cottage Customer Rating

this was one of the nicest holiday rentals we have stayed in, clean and comfortable.s. the garden was lovely , if a little overgrown ! More could be made of the bottom part of the garden with its stunning views. Overall Rating: 5 Stars

(May 2015) 5 Star Holiday Cottage Customer Rating

Don't want to say too much as this part of England and worth mat ravers is a well kept secret. Let's keep it that way. Overall Rating: 5 Stars

(Apr 2015) 5 Star Holiday Cottage Customer Rating

Amazing location, gorgeous views, village ,pub and access to walks. Cottage was cosy , light , peaceful and well equipped. Perfect for a getaway from it all holiday ( even with a baby !) Overall Rating: 5 Stars

(Aug 2014) 5 Star Holiday Cottage Customer Rating

Great cottage in great location. Well equipped and well cared for. Seven people for a week managed incredibly well with two bathrooms. Wonderful coastal location for great walks all you need is the weather Overall Rating: 5 Stars

(Jul 2014) 5 Star Holiday Cottage Customer Rating

We enjoyed a fabulous week at Seaview Cottage - 3 generations of family followed by friends. The owners have renovated the cottage to a very high standard and it felt like a real 'home from home'. The views from the cottage and surrounding location were superb. We would gladly return. Overall Rating: 5 Stars

(Jun 2014) 4 Star Holiday Cottage Customer Rating

This cottage is ideally situated. We could walk from the house to the pub, to the village and hills. The kitchen is very well supplied with utensils. Friendly local people. We have been visiting this area for 50+. years, and love visiting all the old haunts. We will be back. Overall Rating: 4 Stars

(Apr 2014) 5 Star Holiday Cottage Customer Rating

Overall Rating: 5 Stars

Richard E (Aug 2013)

A lovely cottage - we've had great time.

Brian E (Aug 2013)

A very comfortable and well appointed cottage in a beautiful location - a great base for a busy family holiday. We'll definitely be recommending Seaview Cottage. Thank you. p.s. The Farmhouse fruit cake from Corfe Castle Bakery was a fabulous welcome gift - we've since bought a further eight!!!

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