Bookham Court consists of 4 luxury self catering Dorset farm cottages situated on 650 acres of farm land near Dorchester, Dorset; an area of outstanding natural beauty and abundant wildlife on the edge of the South Wessex Downs, South West England. The four farm cottages are equipped to a high standard and provide the perfect family holiday location for visitors to enjoy both the surrounding Dorset countryside and the Jurassic Coast.
Our Dorset Farm Cottages:
This single storey character Dorset farm cottage was the original ‘Old Wagon House’. The spacious sitting room has a galleried ceiling exposing the old beams and an inglenook fireplace with wood burner.
Great Coombe boasts wonderful views over the surrounding Dorset countryside. Sit on the patio or the balcony and watch the wildlife without leaving the cottage.
Little Coombe is the cosiest of our Dorset farm cottages; guests return regularly, especially in the winter. It boasts an open plan sitting/dining room and kitchen with an inglenook fireplace.
A luxury Barn conversion furnished to a very high standard, we have combined old and modern to give a contemporary feel to the Dorset farm cottage.
Dorset Wildlife & Walking Holidays
Our Dorset farm cottages are close to a number of footpaths, including the Thomas Hardy Trail and the Wessex Way. Bookham Court farm cottages also provide access to a fishing lake with coarse fishing available free of charge. The cottages are situated on our family farm which has an interactive wildlife hide with remote cameras into bird and mammal boxes. Read more about this facility by clicking here.
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Dorchester & Dorset Countryside
Bookham Court is within easy access of both Dorchester and Sherborne and only 20 miles from the traditional seaside town of Weymouth. Guests are never too far from South Dorset's wonderful sites. Country gardens, castles, abbeys, museums and the Jurrasic coast are all close at hand, with something for everyone just waiting to be discovered. There are also many excellent eating establishments within a few miles of Bookham Court cottages, with the Gaggle of Geese in Buckland Newton reopening in May 2018 and a good village shop, also in Buckland Newton. Places of interest are detailed on our useful links page, directions to Bookham Court Holiday Cottages are on the contact us page.