View of the outside of the property
Countryside views from the property
Cosy Living area with plenty of room for all guests
Spacious open plan kitchen living dining area
Step outside into the enclosed garden
Cosy double bedroom
Family bathroom with shower over bath
Twin bedroom leading to the steps outside
1 / 8  View of the outside of the property
2 / 8  Countryside views from the property
3 / 8  Cosy Living area with plenty of room for all guests
4 / 8  Spacious open plan kitchen living dining area
5 / 8  Step outside into the enclosed garden
6 / 8  Cosy double bedroom
7 / 8  Family bathroom with shower over bath
8 / 8  Twin bedroom leading to the steps outside

Badgers - Salwayash,

Salwayash, Dorset
Sleeps 4
Bedrooms 2
Bathrooms 1
Change Sat
No Dogs
Downstairs bedroom
Downstairs bathroom
Enclosed garden / patio
Internet access
Pub nearby
Beach within easy reach
Family friendly
Towels included
Travel cot available
Highchair available
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At a glance

  • Perfect for visiting Beaminster, Bridport and Lyme Regis
  • An attractive, stylish and cosy holiday home
  • An ideal base for keen walkers, nature-lovers and families
  • Just a few miles from the stunning Jurassic Coast
  • Explore Dorset, Devon and the Blackdown Hills
  • Visit the beaches of West Bay, Burton Bradstock and Charmouth
Property code: DC011

This is a cosy and comfortable barn conversion perfect for a couple or a small family looking for a tranquil and restful spot in the heart of the glorious Dorset Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty.

Set between Beaminster (7 miles) to the north and Bridport (2.5 miles) to the south, the charming village of Salwayash makes a delightful, secluded base for a family exploring both the Dorset and East Devon Areas of Outstanding Natural Beauty, with the Blackdown Hills also within easy reach (20 miles). Heading south you can reach the Jurassic Coast, with West Bay just five miles away. Going east along the coast you will reach Charmouth (9 miles) and the pretty town of Lyme Regis (12 miles), with Burton Bradstock (6 miles) to the west and Eype (5 miles) to the south. Heading inland you can visit Forde Abbey (11 miles), Eggardon Hill (8.5 miles) and Kingston Russell Stone Circle (14 miles).

This lovely property is situated in a former farmyard with five other converted barns nearby. On entering the cottage by the stable door, a hall leads you through and up a step to a light, spacious and welcoming open-plan lounge/kitchen/diner. This stylish room features exposed ceiling beams, double-glazed patio doors and ceramic flooring. The lounge is an ideal space for relaxation, with comfortable seating perfect for snuggling up and watching a movie on the TV/DVD. You will find a charming dining area where you can enjoy a family meal, and the kitchen is fully equipped with an oven, microwave, washing machine and a fridge with an ice compartment. A few steps lead down to the first bedroom which is a cosy double room. You will also find a bathroom on the ground floor complete with a shower over the bath and a WC. There’s a small twin bedroom with restricted height and which can be reached both via the internal staircase and by external steps leading to an old grain door.

Stepping outside you can relax in the rear enclosed garden, which has a patio area with seating, a small lawn and delightful views over a tree-studded wild valley, which is an ideal habitat for birds and butterflies. Off-road parking is available for two cars.

  • 2 bedrooms – 1 double, 1 twin
  • 1 bathroom with shower over bath and WC
  • Electric oven and hob, fridge with ice compartment, washing machine and microwave
  • TV/DVD
  • Selection of books, DVDs and jigsaws
  • Hairdryer available. ?
  • Enclosed garden with outdoor furniture
  • Off-road parking for 2 cars
  • Regret no dogs
  • Wi-Fi included
  • Electric included
  • Night storage heaters and panel radiators
  • Shop 1.5 miles
  • Pub 400m
  • Coast 4 miles

This property joined our collection in the last 12 months and is managed by Belinda.


From guests that have stayed at the property.

Based on 7 guest ratings

Overall cleanliness
Overall equipment
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Reviewed by Anthony, 14th September 2019

Beautiful location piece an quiet

Reviewed by Jeremy, 17th August 2019

The place was excellent and we had a wonderful stay. Thanks so much!

Reviewed by Liobhan, 22nd June 2019

Badgers is one of the best cottages we have rented. So well equipped and very very clean. Perfectly situated to tour west Dorset.

Reviewed by Mr A Moss, 24th August 2018

Lovely cottage, clean and tidy, This was our second stay

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