Stable cottage - Portesham, Dorset, England

suggest friend
Booking and Enquiries
phone 01305 871780 or
email Click here to email owner
payment options Payment Options: cheque, bank transfer
Contact: Mr. Robert Fraser
Booking Advice!

  • Stay safe and never complete a Bank Transfer to outside of the UK or Ireland without emailing Country Cottages Online first to check that the bank details are correct first. Most holiday home owners featured on our sites are based in the UK or Ireland so requests for foreign bank transfers should be verified via email with us first.
  • You should always call the owner or agency on the phone number given on the site and check over any bank details and payment methods quoted in email before placing a booking.
  • It is recommended that you take out appropriate holiday insurance.

Key Cottage Information

Price range from £325 to £450 per week
Number of units of accommodation: 1
Sleeps from 1 to 2 people in 1 bedrooms 
Number of bathrooms: 1 
Short Breaks: Yes - The minimum number of days for a short break is 3
Suitable for the disabled:  no
Children are welcome:  no
Pet Friendly:  yes(2 dogs welcome)
Rating: Not assessed
Membership Badges
The owner/agency for Stable cottage has been advertising with Country Cottages Online for more than 2 years. Read More

Escape for a rural retreat break to this lovely working farm in the Dorset countryside, just a short distance from the coast. With sea views from the farm, this is a great place to relax and enjoy a taste of country living. Sleeping two, Stable Cottage is ideal for a couple and is very pet-friendly.

The cottage consists of:

  • Entrance Hall.
  • Spacious living room/kitchen with south facing french windows onto small private garden with table and chairs.
  • Wooden beams, sofa bed,TV,dvd, cooker, fridge,dishwasher, washing machine.
  • Bedroom with super king size bed.
  • Bathroom, WC, basin, bath with shower.
  • Central heating throughout.


Wth 250 acres of grassland Portesham Farm is situated up a private track well off the road about 2/3rds of a mile from the village of Portesham which has a pub. The owners live in the farmhouse and there is a neighbouring cottage to Stable Cottage where the people have well behaved dogs.

The track is a bridleway and continues for one mile to Hardy's Monument at 750ft  where it joins the South Coast Path. From here there are footpaths and bridleways in all directons. For days out, the Jurassic Coast is within easy reach, as are many lovely villages and coastal towns including Portland and Abbotsbury. Weymouth with its golden sandy beach is just 7 miles away. Lyme Regis with its pretty harbour, sandy beach, aquarium and museum is around 20 miles away.

One or two dogs are welcome (a charge of £20 per dog per week applies).

Weekly bookings run Friday to Friday.

There is stabling and grazing  for horses which are also welcome.


This owner/agency has featured on since 2015

Special Features:
  • With Exposed Beams
Entertainment Facilities:
  • TV
  • Video or DVD
Kitchen & Dining:
  • Dishwasher
  • Laundry Facilities
  • Dining Table Seats: 4
  • 1 Superking Bed(s)
  • 1 Sofabed(s)/Futon(s)
  • Bed Linen Provided
  • Bath
  • Power Shower
  • Towels Provided
  • Central Heating
Garden and Outdoors:
  • Enclosed Garden
  • Patio
  • Parking
  • Countryside views
Stable cottage  - Portesham,

third on booking with the rest two weeks before.

KEY: Available Booked Changeover day

Please enter the month and year you wish to view and use the right and left arrows to move by month.

February 2018
Sun Mon Tue Wed Thu Fri Sat

The price range for this holiday cottage is from 325 to 450, for information and advice on exact prices please get in touch with the owner direct.
Availability updated on 15/02/2018

Abbotsbury Swannery and Gardens. Tank Museum Monkey world

Nearest Train Station or Airport: Dorchester/Weymouth

Recommended Places to Visit: Portland,Weymouth, Bridport

Annual Events:

Recommended Places to Eat Out: Local pubs and restaurants in town.

Local Sports: All above available in weymouth


Portesham is a small village 2 miles from Abbotsbury and the sea. The county town of Dorchester is 7 miles to the NE. Weymouth is 7 miles SE, and Bridport is 12 miles West.

Similar English Country Cottages

Wans Barton England, Dorset, Langton Herring
Higher Farm Cottage England, Dorset, Langton Herring
Stonebank Annexe, Chickerell England, Dorset, Weymouth
Short House, Chesil Beach England, Dorset, West Bexington
Langford Valley Barn England, Dorset, Dorchester
Private Rural Lodge, Wrackleford Estate England, Dorset, Stratton