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Your Questions, Answered

What previous guests have asked us...

Are dogs allowed?

Yes, we do allow dogs at the Cottage, but kindly ask that they stay downstairs and are kept off of the furniture.

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Is there a high chair and a baby bath?

Yes, there is!

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Are there any cleaning fees or additional charges?

No, as long as the cottage is kept as tidy as you found it. We do however, reserve the right to charge additional fees if the cottage is left in a complete pickle!

Where is the nearest shop?

Ansty PYO & Farm Shop is along the A30 and about a 6 minute drive away. They bake delicious fresh bread on Thursdays and Saturdays, and also bake scrumptious cakes and puddings! They sell some of their homegrown fruit and veg as well as lots of other local delights.

Ludwell is also a 6 minute drive or so away, and they have a wonderful Post Office full of great produce for

all your essentials. T.Buttling Butchers are also next door, who are a fantastic award winning butchers shop. You must try their pork and sage sausages!


The nearest supermarket is in Shaftesbury, a 10 minute drive. There is a TESCO and a LIDL next door to each other.

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Is late departure or early check-in available?

Yes, it is available upon request.

Is there WiFi?

Yes, there is!

How many bathrooms are there?

There is one bathroom and it is downstairs. There is no bathroom upstairs.

Is there a landline?

Yes, there is! 

Is there an enclosed private garden and driveway?

Yes, there is!

Are taxis available?

Yes, there are a selection of local taxi firms.

Willow Travel Ltd. Taxis (based in Motcombe): 01747 853965

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