Key Holiday Home Information:Family-Friendly.
Nearest Airport and Railway Station: Dorchester.
Nearest city or town: Dorchester, approximately 5 miles away.
Type of self-catering break: Luxury 5* Self Catering Barn Conversion in Dorset.
Short Breaks and weekend breaks: Short breaks are available all year round- please enquire.
Langford Valley Barn is a 5* luxurious 4 bedroom holiday barn, BRAND NEW and welcoming bookings from September 2016.
This stunning barn conversion offers luxurious accommodation in a stunning countryside setting next to the Dorset rolling downs, for up to 8 people in 4 en-suite bedrooms (with a shower and bath in each bathroom and all beds made up with luxurious linen from the White Company). Set in the Dorset Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty in a rural, peaceful valley of the West Dorset Countryside and within 30 minutes' drive of the Jurassic Coast.
Featuring a large, often preferred open plan living space, with a comfy lounge area centred around a fireplace with a warming woodburner, a dining area and a luxury kitchen with a deluxe Rangemaster cooker, microwave, fridge/freezer and dishwasher, this luxurious barn lends itself to sociable living. Large French doors open out from the open plan living area on to the south facing terrace with garden furniture and BBQ. There is also a separate utility room, complete with washing machine and tumble dryer, plus a separate cloakroom with handbasin and WC. Each of the high quality bedrooms has a Freesat TV and features zip and link beds so can be made up as doubles or twins depending on your requirements. Unlimited WIFI is available through the property.
The accommodation is all on one level with easy access for those with more limited mobility.
Nestled next to unspoilt Dorset countryside, this is a great place to relax and unwind with friends or family. Yet, the barn is easily accessible and just a 15 minute drive from both Dorchester and Yeovil stations and only 2.5 hours drive from London. The stunning Jurassic coastline is within half an hour's drive.
Flexible changeover day: No
Recommended Attractions near Dorchester: Abbotsbury Swannery A unique habitat for swans. The only colony of nesting mute swans you can visit in the world. Abbotsbury Subtropical Gardens Established in 1765 by the first Countess of Ilchester as a kitchen garden for her nearby castle. Abbotsbury Childrens Farm There are lots of animals for the children to meet, greet and feed. Dorset County Museum A world-class contemporary museum and exhibition space. Teddy Bear Museum From the earliest antique teddy bears to today’s TV favourites they are all waiting to greet you in this enchanting Teddy Bear Museum. Tutankhamun Exhibtion A spectacular recreation of Tutankhamun’s tomb and treasures. Monkey World Monkey World assists governments around the world to stop the smuggling of primates from the wild. Bovington Tank Museum This unique collection of over 300 vehicles is regarded as the best in the world and includes the world’s first ever tank – Little Willie, the feared German Tiger tank and the modern Challenger 2. Corfe Castle Model Village Set in an acre of landscaped gardens, an ideal place for a lazy few hours for both young and old alike. Fleet Air Arm Museum Representing the flying arm of the Royal Navy. Sealife Centre Family-friendly exhibits with a variety of sea creatures
Good places to visit near Dorchester: Hardy’s Cottage Evocative cob and thatch cottage – birthplace of Thomas Hardy Cloud’s Hill The rural retreat of T. E. Lawrence Kingston Lacey A lavish family home built to resemble an Italian Palace in the rural Dorset countryside. Brownsea Island Famous for red squirrels, wildlife and Scouting Montecute House A masterpiece of Elizabethan Renaissance architecture and design. With its towering walls of glass, glow of ham stone, and its surrounding gardens it is a place of beauty and wonder. Barrington Court Discover the echoes of history in the heart of Somerset, in breathtaking gardens and working orchardsMore about the Location:
Annual Events: Visit the rural market towns of Dorset and enjoy the historic buildings, beautiful countryside and wonderful local produce. Dorchester – Every Wednesday - Known as “Hardy Country” – the landscape that novelist Thomas Hardy used time and again as a backdrop for his tales of love and tragedy. Poundbury – The 1st Saturday of the month - Poundbury lays on the western edge of Dorchester on Duchy land and was designed by the Prince of Wales who outlined his pioneering ideas in his 1989 book, ‘A Vision of Britain’. Bridport – Every Wednesday and Saturday - A charming, pretty town with lots of antique shops and has a Vintage and Antique market which takes place on the last Sunday of the month from March – October. Sherborne – Every Thursday and Saturday - One of the most beautiful towns in England and has an abundance of fine Medieval and Georgian buildings built of the honey coloured Hamstone, quarried at Ham Hill, Dorset. This Dorset gem has a reputation for art and antiques. A magnificent Abbey, two castles and unique shopping – a visit to Sherborne is a cultural must. Weymouth – Every Thursday - The world was introduced to the Olympic Georgian grandeur of Weymouth during the 2012 games. The golden sands and safe shallow waters are the perfect place to enjoy a day by the seaside, followed by supper at the buzzing, waterfront harbour. Portland – Every Tuesday - Rugged, relaxed and famous for its National Sailing Academy, Portland is alive with activity. Rock climing, abseiling, diving, kayaking; the Heritage coastline is perfect for the sporty.
Good places to eat near Dorchester: Local Pubs Saxon Arms True Dorset village pub, great for families, dog friendly with wholesome pub food and real ales. The Greyhound, Sydling St Nicholas, award winning pub with excellent food and is rated one of the prettiest small vilages in Dorset. Restaurants/Cafes Hix Oyster and Fish House at Lyme Regis. Celebrity chef, the location is fabulous overlooking the famous Cobb at Lyme Regis. The Hive Beach Café at Burton Bradstock which sits on the shingle beach of Chesil Bank with wonderful views of the Dorset coastline. Riverside Restaurant at West Bay Two level waterside seafood restaurant with locally caught fish, farmed meats and fresh vegetables all in one place. Crab House Café, Portland On the Fleet between Weymouth and Portland – a rustic seaside hut with tables standing on sand belies and a menu of upscale fresh seafood dishes including oysters from its own beds.
|Price Banding Period||Weekly Price||Changeover day||Min Stay & Short Breaks Information||Short Break Nightly Rates From|
|29 Dec 2017 - 04 Jan 2018||2,450.00 GBP||No short breaks||-||-|
|05 Jan 2018 - 08 Feb 2018||1,250.00 GBP||No short breaks||-||-|
|09 Feb 2018 - 29 Mar 2018||1,450.00 GBP||No short breaks||-||-|
|30 Mar 2018 - 19 Apr 2018||1,850.00 GBP||No short breaks||-||-|
|20 Apr 2018 - 17 May 2018||1,550.00 GBP||No short breaks||-||-|
|18 May 2018 - 24 May 2018||1,650.00 GBP||No short breaks||-||-|
|25 May 2018 - 31 May 2018||2,250.00 GBP||No short breaks||-||-|
|01 Jun 2018 - 28 Jun 2018||1,850.00 GBP||No short breaks||-||-|
|29 Jun 2018 - 05 Jul 2018||1,950.00 GBP||No short breaks||-||-|
|06 Jul 2018 - 12 Jul 2018||2,150.00 GBP||No short breaks||-||-|
|13 Jul 2018 - 19 Jul 2018||2,250.00 GBP||No short breaks||-||-|
|20 Jul 2018 - 26 Jul 2018||2,350.00 GBP||No short breaks||-||-|
|27 Jul 2018 - 30 Aug 2018||2,450.00 GBP||No short breaks||-||-|
|31 Aug 2018 - 20 Sep 2018||1,850.00 GBP||No short breaks||-||-|
|21 Sep 2018 - 04 Oct 2018||1,650.00 GBP||No short breaks||-||-|
|05 Oct 2018 - 11 Oct 2018||1,550.00 GBP||No short breaks||-||-|
|12 Oct 2018 - 25 Oct 2018||1,950.00 GBP||No short breaks||-||-|
|26 Oct 2018 - 13 Dec 2018||1,250.00 GBP||No short breaks||-||-|
|14 Dec 2018 - 20 Dec 2018||1,850.00 GBP||No short breaks||-||-|
|21 Dec 2018 - 03 Jan 2019||2,650.00 GBP||No short breaks||-||-|
|04 Jan 2019 - 14 Feb 2019||1,250.00 GBP||No short breaks||-||-|
|15 Feb 2019 - 21 Feb 2019||1,500.00 GBP||No short breaks||-||-|
|22 Feb 2019 - 28 Mar 2019||1,450.00 GBP||No short breaks||-||-|
|29 Mar 2019 - 25 Apr 2019||1,950.00 GBP||No short breaks||-||-|
|26 Apr 2019 - 16 May 2019||1,600.00 GBP||No short breaks||-||-|
|17 May 2019 - 23 May 2019||1,700.00 GBP||No short breaks||-||-|
|24 May 2019 - 30 May 2019||2,250.00 GBP||No short breaks||-||-|
|31 May 2019 - 20 Jun 2019||1,900.00 GBP||No short breaks||-||-|
|21 Jun 2019 - 04 Jul 2019||2,000.00 GBP||No short breaks||-||-|
|05 Jul 2019 - 11 Jul 2019||2,150.00 GBP||No short breaks||-||-|
|12 Jul 2019 - 18 Jul 2019||2,250.00 GBP||No short breaks||-||-|
|19 Jul 2019 - 25 Jul 2019||2,350.00 GBP||No short breaks||-||-|
|26 Jul 2019 - 29 Aug 2019||2,500.00 GBP||No short breaks||-||-|
|30 Aug 2019 - 19 Sep 2019||1,880.00 GBP||No short breaks||-||-|
|20 Sep 2019 - 26 Sep 2019||1,700.00 GBP||No short breaks||-||-|
|27 Sep 2019 - 03 Oct 2019||1,650.00 GBP||No short breaks||-||-|
|04 Oct 2019 - 17 Oct 2019||1,580.00 GBP||No short breaks||-||-|
|18 Oct 2019 - 24 Oct 2019||2,000.00 GBP||No short breaks||-||-|
|25 Oct 2019 - 31 Oct 2019||1,850.00 GBP||No short breaks||-||-|
|01 Nov 2019 - 19 Dec 2019||1,350.00 GBP||No short breaks||-||-|
|20 Dec 2019 - 26 Dec 2019||2,700.00 GBP||No short breaks||-||-|
|27 Dec 2019 - 02 Jan 2020||2,750.00 GBP||No short breaks||-||-|