A warm welcome awaits
Settle down for afternoon tea
Rear view of Nightjar Cottage
The garden games room
Relax in the back garden
Gather in the lounge for a cupper and a movie
Plan the day ahead with breakfast
Kitchen opening up to the patio
Tuck up in the king size double bedroom
Soak in the bath or take a shower in the family bathroom
Separate WC
A good night sleep for sure in the Super-King-size-bed
Which can be made up as a twin room on request
View of the heath and beyond
Patio perfect for a BBQ and alfresco dining
Games for all the family
Comfortable chairs to enjoy the board games
Time for a cup of tea on the decking
Garden shed to store your bicycles or kayaks
1 / 20  A warm welcome awaits
2 / 20  Settle down for afternoon tea
3 / 20  Rear view of Nightjar Cottage
4 / 20  The garden games room
5 / 20  Relax in the back garden
6 / 20  Gather in the lounge for a cupper and a movie
7 / 20  Plan the day ahead with breakfast
8 / 20  Kitchen opening up to the patio
9 / 20  Tuck up in the king size double bedroom
10 / 20  Soak in the bath or take a shower in the family bathroom
11 / 20  Separate WC
12 / 20  A good night sleep for sure in the Super-King-size-bed
13 / 20  Which can be made up as a twin room on request
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15 / 20  View of the heath and beyond
16 / 20  Patio perfect for a BBQ and alfresco dining
17 / 20  Games for all the family
18 / 20  Comfortable chairs to enjoy the board games
19 / 20  Time for a cup of tea on the decking
20 / 20  Garden shed to store your bicycles or kayaks

Nightjar Cottage

Furzebrook, Dorset
Sleeps 4
Bedrooms 2
Bathrooms 1
Change Fri
Dogs allowed 2
4
star
Enclosed garden / patio
Internet access
Games / Play facilities
Shop nearby
Beach within easy reach
Luxury
Romantic
Family friendly
Towels included
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At a glance

  • Saturday changeover day until 1st November 2021 and Friday changeover day thereafter
  • A stylish, light and attractive holiday home situated in the heart of the Purbeck Hills
  • A perfect base for keen walkers, nature lovers and birdwatchers right on your doorstep, overlooking heathland you can relax in the large garden with its own games cabin
  • Within easy reach of Wareham, Swanage, Studland Bay, Poole and RSPB Arne Nature Reserve and Studland Bay

 

Property code: DC118

Surrounded by the beautiful RSPB Stoborough Heath nature reserve, this attractive cottage enjoys a central location for a family looking to explore the Purbeck Hills, Corfe Castle and Lulworth Cove.

Perfectly situated, the cottage is ideal for discovering the Hartland Moor National Nature Reserve and the Purbeck Hills. There are many villages and thriving market towns to discover including Wareham (2 miles), Studland (8.5 miles) and the popular seaside resort of Swanage (9 miles). Swanage is known for its sandy beach and traditional amusements, as well as its pier and promenade. You can also visit Corfe Castle (3.5 miles), Lulworth Cove (9.5 miles) or Kimmeridge (4.5 miles). You can also explore the beautiful Brownsea Island in Poole Harbour, or head a little further afield to the popular coastal towns of Poole (12 miles) and Bournemouth (16.5 miles).

Three steps lead down from the front garden into the cottage. On entering you will find the light, stylish and relaxing open-plan lounge/kitchen/diner. The lounge is a lovely space with comfortable seating, Smart TV, DVD and Bluetooth speaker. There’s a charming dining area and the kitchen is fully equipped with everything you may need including a double oven, hob, dishwasher, washing machine and microwave. Going upstairs there’s a comfortable king-size bedroom on the first floor. The bathroom is also on the first floor, complete with a shower over the bath and a WC. There’s also a separate WC adjacent to the bathroom. Heading up to the second floor you will find a large double aspect bedroom with a super king-size bed which can be made up as a twin room on request. This room has reduced head height in the eaves and lovely views out over the heathland.

The front garden is gated and paved, with planted borders. The back garden is ideal for relaxing in, with a sunny patio, outdoor furniture, BBQ and a large lawn. There’s also an attractive cabin at the bottom of the garden kitted out as a games room with a pool table, table football, a selection of games and some comfortable seating. The back garden has access directly out onto the heath and footpath. Rear vehicle access is possible for storing bikes or kayaks in a separate garden shed. Ample parking is available for two cars on the gravel drive to the front of the cottage.

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

  • 2 bedrooms – 1 king-size room, 1 super king-size room which can be made up as a twin room on request
  • 1 bathroom with shower over bath and WC, 1 separate WC
  • Double oven, hob, washing machine, fridge, freezer, microwave, dishwasher
  • Smart TV, DVD, Bluetooth speaker
  • Wi-Fi included
  • Games room with table football, pool table
  • Garden with patio, BBQ and outdoor furniture
  • 2 dogs welcome
  • Off-road parking for 2 cars
  • Pub 1 mile
  • Shop 0.5 miles
  • Beach 4 miles
  • Saturday changeover day until 1st November 2021 & Friday changeover day thereafter

Chris Franklin

This property joined our collection in 2019 and is managed by Chris.

Reviews

From guests that have stayed at the property.

Based on 31 guest ratings

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Reviewed by J, 10th July 2021

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Wonderful quiet setting but close to local amenities, Nightjar is a quaint cottage overlooking the Studland, the hosts and very hospitable, we couldnt have asked for anymore 10/10.

Reviewed by S, 12th June 2021

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A great place everything you could want, the garden is amazing and the owners are really helpful & thoughtful

Reviewed by Steven, 5th June 2021

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A beautiful cottage - modern, clean and well presented. Equipped with all the items you would wish for making for a very comfortable stay. A large spacious and enclosed rear garden with easy access to walks. Would recommend without hesitation.

Reviewed by Olivia, 25th May 2021

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Our second stay at Nightjar Cottage and it is just a perfect stay for us. The attention to detail and cottage is lovely and we will be returning again in the future!

Reviewed by Barbara, 1st May 2021

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Reviewed by Rachel, 26th April 2021

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Reviewed by Lois, 31st October 2020

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Our second visit and plan to return! A lovely cottage, spotlessly clean, comfortable and well equipped. The large garden leads directly on to heathland and there are numerous places to visit in this delightful area of Dorset. Yes, definitely!

Reviewed by Julie, 17th October 2020

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A beautifully decorated & furnished cottage to a very high standard, well equipped and set in a very picturesque and ideal location for exploring the local attractions.

Reviewed by Marian, 10th October 2020

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Nightjar Cottage is wonderful home from home, comfortable, well equipped, well maintained and very clean. Perfectly located for getting out into the Dorset countryside. Abi & Mike were helpful and easy to communicate with.

Reviewed by Shirley, 28th September 2020

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Reviewed by Nicholas, 12th September 2020

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The location is superb it is on a relatively quite road and to the back is stunning heathland with deer that walk past every evening,so if you like walking it is perfect for you.The Cottage is of a very high standard and the owners go out of their way to make sure it is suitable for you. The garden is lovely as well as big! The summer house/games rRead moreoom is super handy. As you can probably tell we were more than happy with our stay there. The local village is only a 5 minute drive away. Hide

Reviewed by Sharran, 5th September 2020

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Great location has everything you need fabulously decorated to a high standard. Peaceful setting, fantastic games room. Expect to see deer at the bottom. Of the garden from time to time.

Reviewed by David, 15th August 2020

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Nightjar Cottage is the perfect holiday cottage. Its spacious and beautifully presented. Everything you could need for a great holiday is there - particularly the garden. Abi and Mike were so welcoming and helpful.

Reviewed by Katie, 1st August 2020

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Reviewed by Alison, 4th July 2020

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Lovely cottage in a great location for exploring the Isle of Purbeck. Clean and well equipped and very comfortable. The garden is perfect for relaxing and there are lovely walks across the heath on your doorstep.

Reviewed by Kim, 6th March 2020

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Nightjar Cottage is an excellent property in a lovely location. Everything you could need for your stay and a lovely welcome pack to make you feel at home. Definitely recommend it.

Reviewed by Lesley, 2nd January 2020

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The cottage was amazing. Just perfect. Great communication from the owners, spotlessly cleaned, very well equipped, warm, comfortable and a great location. Large fenced garden for the dogs and a lovely play room. I cannot recommend this property enough.

Reviewed by Alisa, 28th December 2019

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This cottage was beautifully decorated and fitted out. They thought of everything to make our stay as easy and enjoyable as possible, from a wonderful welcome hamper to even towels being available for our dog! The cottage is in a fantastic location and has a sizeable enclosed garden at the rear with access to miles of heathland. There are the beautRead moreiful beaches of Studland Bay and Lulworth Cove within 10-15 mins drive away and the ruins of Corfe Castle are literally on the doorstep. Hide

Reviewed by Peter, 21st December 2019

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Good well equipped and clean cottage in quiet rural area although all the amenities are within a 15min drive

Reviewed by Carol, 4th December 2019

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We had a wonderful stay at Nightjar Cottage, immaculately clean and comfortable. Our 2 dogs loved the garden and the treats. Well situated for exploring Dorset. A definite thumbs up. Thank you so much.

Reviewed by Lois, 2nd November 2019

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The owners have put so much thought into the cottage. It is comfortable, well equipped and spotlessly clean with a large light and airy open plan lounge/kitchen/dining area. many extras are supplied such as a generous welcome pack. It has a garden and games room. The location is ideal for exploring this delightful area of Dorset, towns, countrysideRead more and coast. A gem. Thank you Abi and Mike. Hide

Reviewed by Ian, 26th October 2019

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Beautiful cottage, very well equipped and with nice furniture and accessories felt like a treat as good as home if not better. Perfect location for lots of dos walks - would love to go back.

Reviewed by heidi, 19th October 2019

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Reviewed by Marcus, 12th October 2019

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An immaculate, clean, comfortable and well equipped cottage that is well located to allow day trips to surrounding areas. Wonderful dog walks right from the cottage itself. An excellent place to stay.

Reviewed by R, 28th September 2019

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Fabulous cottage, beautifully presented and in a prime location for visiting the Purbecks. I have returned home with serious kitchen envy; those deep drawers are so convenient! We had mixed weather but still enjoyed lovely walks on the heath behind the house. The garden and games cabin are a fantastic bonus. So easy to get to Arne, Corfe, Wareham aRead morend the coast - we hardly used the car. We hope to be back before too long! Hide

Reviewed by D, 17th September 2019

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Nightjar Cottage is simply a fantastic gem. The location is perfect for exploring the surrounding attractions (Lulworth Cove & Studlands are a must visit). You couldnt have better facilities, every requirement has been catered for. Dog friendly. Highly recommended.

Reviewed by Gillian, 13th September 2019

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This little cottage is so welcoming and comfortable, the owners have thought of everything to make a real home away from home, from the minute we walked in we knew wed found a perfect place to relax. Furzebrook is a perfect location to explore this beautiful part of Dorset, just wish we couldve stayed longer.

Reviewed by P, 31st August 2019

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The Cottage is perfect for a relaxing holiday. Abi and Mike are also excellent hosts and ensure you are welcome and settled in without ever being intrusive. Everything is catered for including amazing welcome packs for guests and any four legged family members who are on holiday with them. The garden / bbq / games room just add to the luxury and exRead moreperience. Hide

Reviewed by A, 17th August 2019

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Reviewed by P, 10th August 2019

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We really enjoyed our holiday at Nightjar Cottage. Equipped to a very high standard, having everything you needed and more. An ideal location to explore that part of Dorset. The welcome pack was the best we have ever had.

Reviewed by Tracy, 29th June 2019

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Had a wonderful week at this property and enjoyed it so much we booked again for later in the year. The owners could not be more helpful and the welcome pack was a lovely touch. Had everything we needed for a family of adults and a dog who loved the garden.

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A warm welcome awaits
Settle down for afternoon tea
Rear view of Nightjar Cottage
The garden games room
Relax in the back garden
Gather in the lounge for a cupper and a movie
Plan the day ahead with breakfast
Kitchen opening up to the patio
Tuck up in the king size double bedroom
Soak in the bath or take a shower in the family bathroom
Separate WC
Show 8 moreA good night sleep for sure in the Super-King-size-bed

Location

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