Lounge/dining area
Open-plan lounge/kitchen/diner
Lounge area
Open-plan lounge/kitchen/diner
Views over the garden from the living area
Bedroom with views over the garden from the balcony
View over the garden from the balcony
Bathroom with shower over bath
View towards the properties
Views over the garden and small ornamental pond
Relax on the balcony accessed from the bedroom
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Jemma's Cottage - Manor Farm

Frome St Quintin, Dorset
Sleeps 2
Bedrooms 1
Bathrooms 1
Change Fri
Dogs welcome 2
4 star
Downstairs bathroom
Complex of properties
Internet access
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At a glance

  • A cosy, traditional cottage in a stunning and idyllic location
  • Admire fantastic views of the gardens and across the Frome Valley from the private balcony
  • Relax in the extensive shared grounds
  • Enjoy beautiful rural walks from the cottage
  • Perfect for visiting Cerne Abbas, Weymouth and Abbotsbury
  • Ideal for exploring Dorset’s historic Jurassic Coast
Property code: MANJE

A charming, semi-detached character cottage located in an idyllic spot in the tranquil Dorset countryside, a perfect retreat for those seeking a quiet getaway.

The spacious semi-detached property is one of a pair of cottages which sit within five acres of the owners' grounds, where guests are invited to enjoy this lovely open space at their leisure and take in the peace and serenity of the area. From the private balcony there are stunning, far reaching views over the gardens and beyond to the Frome Valley. Located within the rolling picturesque Dorset countryside, this is the perfect spot for guests looking for a relaxing break in peaceful surroundings, with an array of walks from the properties that lead over the picture postcard landscape. With their central location, these cottages are ideal for guests looking to explore the wider area, from Cerne Abbas with its famous giant carved into the chalk hillside, Weymouth Sea Life Park and Marine Sanctuary, Abbotsbury Swannery, to the awe inspiring World Heritage Jurassic Coast that is a must for guests visiting the area, to name but a few.

On entering the cottage you will find yourself in the cosy and welcoming open-plan lounge/kitchen/diner. With exposed beams, ample seating, TV and DVD, the snug lounge is ideal for relaxing in. There is also a sofa bed which can be made up to sleep either an adult or up to two children. With a pleasantly situated dining area and an attractive kitchen equipped with electric oven and hob, small fridge with ice compartment and microwave, this is an ideal base for your self catering holiday. There is also a shared utility room with fridge and freezer facilities and a washing machine available in an outbuilding. Completing the ground floor is the bathroom, complete with a shower over the bath and WC. Heading upstairs you will find a comfortable and spacious super king-size bedroom, which has French doors opening out onto the private enclosed balcony.

Stepping outside you will have access to the shared lawns, with a small ornamental pond (please take care with children). There is a seating area to the rear of the property where you can relax, or you can explore the extensive grounds. You will also have use of a utility room, which is shared with the other cottage on-site, containing fridge and freezer facilities and a washing machine. Off-road parking is available in the shared driveway to the front of the cottage.

Dogs are charged at £20 each per full or part week.

  • 1 bedroom with super-king size bed on the first floor
  • 1 bathroom with bath, overhead shower and WC on the ground floor
  • Sleeps 2+1 adult or 2+2 children – additional adult or child/children on sofa bed in lounge
  • Kitchen - oven and hob, small fridge with ice compartment and microwave
  • TV and DVD
  • Shared utility room with fridge and freezer facilities and washing machine
  • The bedroom has access onto a private enclosed balcony with seating
  • Access to shared lawns with small ornamental pond (please take care with children)
  • Electric and electric heating included
  • Wi-Fi included
  • Towels are not provided
  • 2 dogs welcome
  • Outside tap available for muddy paws and boots
  • 1 of 2 character cottages
  • Ample off-road parking
  • Beach 17 miles, shops and pubs within 3 miles

This property is personally managed by Belinda.


From guests that have stayed at the property.

Based on 12 guest ratings

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Reviewed by Marion 23rd August 2019

It was a lovely cottage, especially the bedroom and the garden which the dog loved. Owners very helpful and friendly. The fridge is very small and anything out under or to the side of the ice box froze. WiFi either didn't work or was very slow when it did. Although there was a light outside front and back neither worked which was a bit awkward whenRead more letting the dog out for a wee at bedtime. Hide

Reviewed by Michael 16th August 2019

Lovely cottage in tranquil village, really nice owners and great local pubs.

Reviewed by Kim 2nd August 2019

Wonderful semi-detached cottage. The owners are really nice and helpful. Will be going again.

Reviewed by Patricia 21st June 2019

A lovely cottage in a beautiful, quiet location, with pretty views over a well-tended garden and adjoining countryside, in an idyllic setting. A great, safe place to take the dogs too. Not much kitchen space if you like to cook, but fine for making breakfast. Comfortable, enormous bedroom with a balcony overlooking the garden. All in all, a lovely,Read more relaxing place to stay. Hide

Reviewed by Colin 17th May 2019

This is the fifth time I've booked these cottages. Love it, great base for dog walking trips. Will be booking again soon. Owners are lovely people.

Reviewed by Jan 10th May 2019

The bedroom was super with a lovely comfy big bed with lovely linen. It was lovely to sit on the balcony and enjoy the superb views. The kitchen though was lacking in space and equipment. The oven was hard to use as most of the lettering had worn off, so it was quess work for temperature etc. The fridge was in a very awkward space, having to open tRead morewo cupboard doors to use it. The shower was very inadequate with very little head room and anti slip mat was not provided. Also mould on the windows. Hide

Reviewed by Joanna 13th April 2019

Friendly hosts, nice touches - flowers and fresh bread in the cottage, stunning grounds for walking the dog. The property is not for those who wish to do a lot of cooking.

Reviewed by Janet 28th March 2019

Gemmas Cottage is a very comfortable holiday cottage in a beautiful quiet location. The owners were very friendly and Dennis our dog adored the garden.

Reviewed by Peter 21st September 2018

Delightful cosy village cottage with spectacular views in handy location for many of Dorset's delights.

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