The Grounds

Located in Beaminster, Dorset Rating:

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Sleeps: 12

Bedrooms: 6

Bathrooms: 2

Pets: Yes

The Grounds is a holiday cottage in Beaminster, Dorset, sleeping 12 and accepting pets with an acre garden and walking distance to eateries.

Prices and Booking

Prices from £1,140 per week

Change over day: Saturday

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The Grounds lies on the edge of the popular town of Beaminster. The town centre is an easy walk away from a footpath right outside your door leading to the towns restaurants, shops, tea rooms and pubs. You are perfectly positioned to explore the beautiful West Dorset countryside while keeping the closest beach just 7 miles away.

The accommodation at The Grounds comprises of a lounge with open fire, flatscreen TV with Sky and DVD player. There is a snug/children's playroom with flatscreen TV just off the kitchen. The kitchen/diner is equipped with double electric oven, hob, microwave, dishwasher, fridge/freezer and open fire. There is a utility room with washing machine and tumble dryer and a small cloakroom with toilet. WiFi is enabled throughout.

Upstairs to the first floor you will find the double master bedroom, a twin bedroom and a double bedroom. There is a shower room and bathroom on this floor. Up further stairs to the second floor where there is a small twin room and 2 additional double bedrooms. There is a bathroom on this floor as well.

Outside there is 1 acre of gardens which are private and enclosed with 2 summer houses, a covered pond, and patio area equipped with garden furniture and barbecue. There is a swing and giant trampoline available for children to play on. There is off road parking for four cars and your electric, fuel and bed linen are all included in the price. One well behaved dog welcome at a cost of £20 for the week.


  • Pets allowed at The Grounds
  • The Grounds has an acre of gardens
  • The Grounds has an open fire in the lounge
  • A television, DVD player and CD player are available for you to use
  • Linen included
  • Parking available
  • The Grounds is a no smoking property
  • WiFi is enabled throughout The Grounds
  • The Grounds has a washing machine
  • A travel cot, high chair and stair gate can be provided
  • Pubs and restaurants are just a short walk from The Grounds

Area details


Beaminster is a small town in West Dorset which retains a village feel and is located at the head of the valley of the River Brit. The town is home to the Beaminster Festival, an annual event of music and art. This is usually a 9 day event held in late June and 2013 will see its 18th year. Recently, West Dorset has been voted the most popular area of outstanding natural beauty by the readers of National Country Walking Magazine. Now you can explore the area in the company of Llamas with guided Trekking, Rambling and Walking Tours with UK Llamas based just outside of Beaminster. Or try your hand at disc golf at Whitcombe Disc Golf Course, where the British Open Disc Championship has been held. Just think of playing golf but with a frisbee! Famous faces you may see in the town include Martin Clunes who has now been a resident of the area for many years.

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For eating out there are several choices. Most notable perhaps, is the Wild Garlic which is run by Mat Follas, the winner of BBC Masterchef a few years back. For a quicksnack why not drop into the Ann Day Gallery and Coffee Shop, miximg art with a good cup of tea and cake.

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Prices and Booking

Prices from £1,140 per week

Change over day: Saturday

You can check availability and book this property by using the button below:



Nearest Airports

Exeter is 36 miles away

Bristol is 40 miles away

Bournemouth is 48 miles away

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