Located in Wimborne, Dorset
Little Brook is a holiday cottage in Wimborne, Dorset, sleeping 2 this New England style cottage is perfectly located to explore Dorset. Great for couples
Little Brook is situated on the outskirts of the market town of Wimborne and has been built in the New England style to produce a pretty couples retreat. The spacious open plan interior is pine panelled with colours of warm greens and pinks to produce an almost seamless transition to the outside which is helped with the bifold patio doors leading to the decked area. Just minutes from a nature reserve there are plenty of walks on your doorstep including along the River Stour where you can hire a rowing boat. Lots to explore in the area including the National Trust's Kingston Lacy and the magnificent Wimborne Minster which dates to the 12th century. Lots of pubs and restaurants in the area too with The Tickled Pig and The Gin House being just two highlights. Poole and Bournemouth are a short drive away and not only offer sandy beaches by the mile but great shopping, eating, theatre and live events.
The accommodation at Little Brook comprises of an open plan living area with Wi-Fi, large sofa, counter top oven with hob, fridge with ice box and bifold patio doors leading outside. The bedroom is a double and there is a shower room with basin and toilet. A cot and highchair can be provided upon request.
Outside is a small garden with decked area complete with table and chairs. There is off road parking. Your fuel, power, bed linen and towels are all included in the price.
Wimborne Minster, more often called just Wimborne, lies about 5 miles North of Poole and is named after the impressive church in the town. Dating back to the 12th century the town is rich in character and the old and the new have merged together seamlessly.Read more
Wimborne has a large and well established market that runs on a Friday, Saturday and Sunday on the edge of the town to accommodate the size of the event. If you are holidaying in the area in November then visit the fireworks display which boasts to be the longest display in the county, an honour it has held since 2004. Every June the town hosts the Wimborne Minster Folk Festival which dates back to 1980. Highly regarded nationally, the annual event of traditional folf dance and song sees one of the largest gatherings of dance teams and musicians in the South of England and attracts over 20,000 people across the weekend.
Notable attractions in the area include the Tivoli Theatre, a fully restored 'Art Deco' theatre dating to 1936 which now shows the latest films in its 500 seats. Wimborne Model Town was built over 50 years ago and is a 1/10th scale model village that amazes its visitors from all over the world with its quality and realism. They also have an award winning sensory garden, giant chess, putting lawn, model railway gift shop and tea room. The Prists's House Museum and Garden is located in the heart of Wimborne and tells the story of East Dorset from the 17th century with 10 galleries to explore.
Once again you are spoilt for choice in the town itself and if you include the surrounding villages there are an even greater number of pubs and restarants can be chosen from.Read less
Bournemouth is 7 miles away
Bristol is 57 miles away
Exeter is 77 miles away