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Forester's Cottage

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7 Nights See prices

  • £700  to  £1200

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Short Breaks From

  • £130 p/night
    Off peak
    (3 night min)
  • £171 p/night
    Peak season
    (3 night min)

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£390 Fri, 23 Feb 2024
3 nights - Save £100 - Priced to 4 visitors. Inc. Gas, electricity, linen, towels, internet and lots of essentials. Further discount offered to a couple. No booking fees or vat.

Key Information

  • Sleeps

    4

  • Bedrooms

    2 Rooms

  • Min Nights

    3 (all year)

  • Children

    Yes

  • WiFi

    Yes

  • Dogs

    Yes
    2 Dogs

  • Bathrooms

    2

  • Access
    G

    Ground floor
    Living

  • Star Rating

    4 Star

About Forester's Cottage

Forester's Cottage, detached, two bedrooms each with en-suite and delightful country charm. See our Special Offers.

This delightful detached 4 Star property is located within the owners own grounds and offers self catering holiday accommodation for four guests plus a cot can be provided for an infant, children of all ages are welcome. Forester’s is equally ideal for a couple - a discount is offered to couples if only one of the bedrooms (and en-suite) is used. Pets are also welcome by arrangement as well as livery for horses. Direct booking - no booking fees, vat or security deposit. Electric Vehicles may be charged using the owners EV Charger by arrangement.

Without stairs, Forester's has level accommodation which is exceptionally well maintained and fully equipped to ensure you have an enjoyable and memorable holiday or short break. Smart TV's and central heating throughout offer a very comfortable environment whatever the time of year. Forester’s is open for Christmas and New Year.

Surrounded by trees, fields and hedgerows, this lovely area has plenty of wildlife, excellent off road walks, cycling trails and horse riding. It is located on the East Dorset / New Forest border, allowing guests to enjoy the best of these two popular areas. Within an easy walk is Moors Valley Country Park with lakes, a tree top trail, cycle hire, steam railway and lots more. The vibrant market town of Ringwood in the New Forest is just 4 miles east. The stunning scenery of the Cranborne Chase is only four miles west and for those wanting a day at the beach, Bournemouth, Boscombe are only 10 miles away, whilst Southbourne, Hengistbury Head and Mudeford Sands with nature trails, cliff walks, land-train and water sports are 8 miles. The Dorset Jurassic Coast is easily explored at Lulworth, Durdle Door and Kimmeridge where fossils can be seen particularly at low tide and the famous giant sea monster can be seen in the Etches Museum, Kimmeridge. 

The forest, coast and countryside has events and special sites as well as a huge variety of bistros, pubs, restaurants, markets, museums, and attractions. Our location offers visitors the best weekend getaways with a huge variety of pursuits and activities to experience. It's all waiting for you, February half term offers / The best Spring weekends, short breaks, or weekly holidays. See: www.foresterscottage.co.uk 

Contact the owner

Owner details:

Jean Baylis joined Independent Cottages in June 2009


Enquire online:

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Amenities / Facilities

  • Off-Road Parking
  • Accessible by Public Transport
  • Cot
  • Highchair
  • Pub Nearby
  • Games Room
  • Bike Storage
  • Golf Nearby
  • Kingsize +
  • Garden/ Outside Area
  • Enclosed Garden
  • DVD Player
  • Smart TV
  • Washing Machine
  • Tumble Dryer
  • Microwave
  • Dish washer
  • CD Player
  • Shower
  • Horse Riding Nearby
  • Stables/ Livery Onsite
  • WiFi
  • Electric Vehicle Charging
    EV

Location (Dorset)

Accommodation is all on ground level and comprises:

  • The living space is open-plan in style with comfy leather sofas, flat screen Smart TV with Freeview and Apps, DVD, CD/cassette player and double aspect windows providing relaxing views over the garden to the stables. Country pine furniture complements this room which includes a dining table and chairs. A high chair for an infant can be provided on request.
  • Well equipped and maintained kitchen which includes a washer/dryer, dishwasher, microwave, fridge-freezer, fitted hob and electric oven.
  • King-size bedroom with vaulted beamed ceiling, Smart TV. Plus an en-suite with shower, toilet and wash basin.
  • Twin bedroom which is a pretty room also furnished in a country style with one low beam, then opening up to a vaulted ceiling. This room also has an en-suite with shower, toilet and wash basin.

Outside: Forester's Cottage is located within the owners private grounds. The cottage has a fenced and gated garden with a lawn, colourful planted borders with shrubs and trees, and a furnished patio ideal for alfresco dining, complete with a barbecue. Within the garden is a new Games Room with table tennis and a football game solely for the use of residential visitors to the cottage. Immediately next to the cottage are two car parking spaces for visitors with level access into the garden without steps.

Additional information: Gas, electricity, towels and bed linen are included within the price. Beds are made up ready for arrival with fresh quality linen with seasonally weighted duvets to ensure comfort. For infants, a baby bath, high chair and a generous size travel cot is available (for use with your own nursery bedding). We have Year Round Special Offers. See: www.foresterscottage.co.uk

Star Rating: 4 Star

Forester's Cottage Tariff & Supplementary Information

Season Weekly Rate Short Breaks

Fri, 12th Apr 2024 - Thu, 2nd May 2024
Changeover: Mon / Fri, Min Nights: 3
Short break prices:
3 nights: £510 | 4 nights: £510 | 6 nights: £740

7 Nights
£790

3 Nights
£510


Fri, 29th Mar 2024 - Thu, 11th Apr 2024
Changeover: Mon / Fri, Min Nights: 3
Short break prices:
3 nights: £600 | 4 nights: £600 | 6 nights: £900
Additional Notes: Weekend Friday to Monday / 4 nights Monday to Friday.

7 Nights
£950

3 Nights
£600


Fri, 9th Feb 2024 - Thu, 21st Mar 2024
Changeover: Mon / Fri, Min Nights: 3
Short break prices:
3 nights: £490 | 4 nights: £490
Additional Notes: Weekends Friday to Monday / 4 nights midweek Monday to Friday.

7 Nights
£770

3 Nights
£490


Fri, 3rd May 2024 - Thu, 23rd May 2024
Changeover: Mon / Fri, Min Nights: 3
Short break prices:
3 nights: £550 | 4 nights: £550

7 Nights
£840

3 Nights
£550


Fri, 31st May 2024 - Thu, 27th Jun 2024
Changeover: Any Day, Min Nights: 7

7 Nights
£890

Short breaks
not available


Fri, 28th Jun 2024 - Thu, 11th Jul 2024
Changeover: Any Day, Min Nights: 7

7 Nights
£980

Short breaks
not available


Fri, 12th Jul 2024 - Thu, 18th Jul 2024
Changeover: Friday, Min Nights: 7

7 Nights
£1,050

Short breaks
not available

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Bedroom Configuration:
Sleeps 4 in 2 bedrooms (1 King-size Double bedroom with en-suite shower, wc and handbasin. 1 Twin bedroo)
Children:
Yes
Dogs/Pets:
2 dogs welcome
Accessibility:
Ground floor accommodation
Smoking:
No smoking
Preferred Arrival Day:
Flexible
Payment Options:
Credit / Debit Card, Bank Transfer
Booking Conditions:
Please refer to the owner for accessibility requirements, booking terms / conditions and cancellation policy.
Help combat online fraud. Speak to the owner on our officially verified number: +44(0)1202 820203 before paying by bank transfer.
Please discuss any requirements regarding your pet(s) with the property owner.
Independent Cottages recommends that you take out holiday cancellation insurance.

Owner Area

Jean Baylis
Member Since June 2009

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Forester's Cottage Noticeboard

Get your steps in from Forester's Cottage with the best walks or cycling - in the forest, on coastal trails and countryside with spectacular scenery. For the best Spring break and to take advantage of our Easter Special Offers, Book Direct with me, the owner on site.  No booking fees or vat. Come and enjoy a breathe of fresh air, you will be welcome. See our website: www.foresterscottage.co.uk

Last Minute Offers

Fri, 23 Feb 2024 for 3 nights, £390
Save £100. Priced to 4 visitors. Inc. Gas, electricity, linen, towels, internet and lots of essentials. Further discount offered to a couple. No booking fees or vat.
Mon, 26 Feb 2024 for 4 nights, £400
Save £90. Priced to 4 visitors. Inc. Gas, electricity, linen, towels, internet. Further discount offered to a couple. No booking fees or vat.
Mon, 18 Mar 2024 for 4 nights, £400
Save £90. Priced to 4 visitors. Inc. Gas, electricity, linen, towels, internet. Further discount offered to a couple. No booking fees or vat.
Fri, 22 Mar 2024 for 3 nights, £450
Save £40. Priced to 4 visitors. Inc. Gas, electricity, linen, towels, internet and lots of essentials. Further discount offered to a couple. No booking fees or vat.
Mon, 25 Mar 2024 for 4 nights, £520
Priced to 4 visitors. Inc. Gas, electricity, linen, towels, internet and lots of essentials. Further discount offered to a couple. No booking fees or vat.
Fri, 29 Mar 2024 for 3 nights, £550
Save £50. Easter Weekend. No booking fees/vat. All bookings include gas, electricity, linen, towels, internet and lots of essentials.
Mon, 1 Apr 2024 for 4 nights, £550
Save £50. Easter 4 nights. No booking fees/vat. All bookings include gas, electricity, linen, towels, internet and lots of essentials.
Fri, 5 Apr 2024 for 3 nights, £550
Save £50. Priced to 4 visitors. Inc. Gas, electricity, linen, towels, internet and lots of essentials. Further discount offered to a couple. No booking fees or vat.
Mon, 8 Apr 2024 for 4 nights, £550
Save £50. Priced to 4 visitors. Inc. Gas, electricity, linen, towels, internet and lots of essentials. No booking fees or vat.
Fri, 12 Apr 2024 for 4 nights, £510
Priced to 4 visitors. Inc. Gas, electricity, linen, towels, internet and lots of essentials. No booking fees or vat.

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Forester's Cottage 18 Month Availability Calendar

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* Calendar last updated: 12th February 2024

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