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Escape to nature surrounded by the very best of Dorset’s wildlife where you can experience the rare freedom to roam undisturbed in this natural landscape. Situated in 450 acres of the Kingcombe Meadows Nature Reserve in west Dorset, we have B&B accommodation, Beech Cottage or why not stay in our Orchard Hut, where you can wake to the sound of bird song? Find out more by clicking the arrows below.
Snuggle up with its cosy woodburner for a taste of the outdoors while you drift off to sleep to the gentle sounds of the night. Tucked away in the heart of Kingcombe Meadows nature reserve in west Dorset, our Orchard Hut offers a truly special getaway. Once providing shelter for road workers, this stunning van has had a makeover, including a cosy double/twin bed, log stove and electricity to ensure a comfortable night’s sleep before waking to the sound of birdsong. Guests have use of their own bathroom nearby, a private deck area and a firepit to roast some marshmallows! Full breakfast is served in the Humble Bee café (available Thursday - Monday, additional cost). Pets are welcome too and there’s space for a tent outside.
Explore and experience nature, join one of our courses/events, or simply sit back and relax to the sounds of nature.
Prices from £65 per night excluding breakfast. For bookings and more information phone 01300 320684, or you can simply click below to book the Orchard Hut via Air B&B.
Beech Cottage is the perfect place to get away from it all, with a private garden, fully fitted kitchen, large lounge with woodburner, conservatory and five bedrooms (Sleeps up to 9).
This self-contained cottage in Lower Kingcombe is set back from Kingcombe Road, at the end of a private drive. It has its own car park and with five bedrooms (four with ensuite bathroom) including a ground floor bedroom and separate bathroom suitable for disabled access. Dogs are welcome. Short breaks available.
Escape to nature with access to over 500 acres of nature reserve only a few feet from the front door!
Beech Cottage is part of The Kingcombe Centre, Dorset Wildlife Trust's flagship education and activity centre and is located in the heart of Kingcombe Meadows Nature Reserve. Staying at Beech Cottage offers guests the opportunity to learn about wildlife and the countryside and enjoy access to a variety of nature trails that explore this unique corner of Dorset. There are also opportunities to take part in guided walks, activities and other activities at The Kingcombe Centre.
Escape to nature with access to over 450 acres of nature reserve only a few feet from the front door!
Recharge with a good night's sleep in our comfortable Bed and Breakfast rooms in the Cowshed. With 11 rooms in total all ensuite except one, our accommodation is simple yet comfortable. Guests have the use of a kitchenette with tea and coffee facilties, lounge area and WIFI. We have one ground floor room that is suitable for disabled access.
All our heating and hot water is generated on-site using the very latest sustainable fuel pellet technology and solar panels. Dogs can be accommodated in some rooms for a small surcharge.
Single ensuite room - from £54 per room per night.
Twin ensuite room - from £69 per room per night.
Breakfast is available Thursday - Monday at an additional cost of £12 pp.
To find out more about availability and prices please call the office on 01300 320684
Originally the pound keeper's cottage on the local estate, Pound Cottage is now a perfect retreat for those wanting to get away from the hustle and bustle. Situated near to the Kingcombe Centre, the cottage sleeps up to 3 and is a warm and cosy base from which to explore the acres of SSI nature reserve and surrounding area.
This characterful cottage boasts a log burner, exposed brickwork and original flagstone flooring. It has been recently refurbished throughout.
For more details and availability click here.