Shoreside Sanctuary

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Sleeps: 10 Bedrooms: 4 Bathrooms: 3


Villa/House Modern
Great Value
Laptop Friendly Workspace


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Shoreside Sanctuary holds an amazing position in an exclusive gated development within beautiful West Dorset, offering guests the opportunity to explore the great outdoors and all it has to offer with its unspoilt nature and wildlife. The rural location is perfect for those wanting to enjoy cycling, running, boating or fishing but it is also just half an hour from the bustling towns of Poole, Dorchester and Weymouth where there is plenty to see, do and explore.

The house has been finished with high attention to detail and boasts bright and modern interiors and furnishings throughout. Shoreside can comfortably accommodate up to six adults and four children or eight adults across its spacious bedrooms. On the ground floor is the main open-plan living area which comprises of a modern kitchen with breakfast bar, dining area and sitting room with doors leading to the decked area. There is a separate TV room which makes the perfect space for the big kids to hang out! Upstairs, on the first floor, there will definitely be arguments over the beautiful master bedroom which boasts a king-size bed, luxury en-suite shower room and balcony access. Also, on this level is a second king-size double room with en-suite, a third king-size bedroom and a fourth room with two bunk beds, ideal for little ones! Guests staying in these bedrooms can make use of the luxurious family bathroom which comes complete with both bath and shower.

From the first floor, stairs lead up to the large roof terrace which boasts mesmerising lake views, this is the ultimate spot from which to enjoy the surroundings while enjoying a sundowner. On the ground floor, there is a decked area complete with dining facilities, ideal for those wanting to dine al fresco on the lake side on a warm summers evening!

*Please note that Shoreside Sanctuary can accomodate a maximum of 8 adults or 6 adults and 4 children. 

***N.B: Please be aware that Shoreside Sanctuary is part of a new development. This property is not in an area of construction but the neighbouring village is still undergoing development. It is worth noting that the building site is closed on weekends. Please feel free to contact us to discuss any aspect of the building works***

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What you should know…

  • While the development is completely safe, it is centred around a lake and so we recommend that little ones are not left to explore alone
  • One of the bedrooms makes use of two bunk beds meaning that a maximum of eight adults or six adults and four children can stay
  • The gardens are not completely private however guests do have their own terrace and there are plenty of family-friendly outdoor activities to participate in on-site
  • Access to bikes, canoes, kayaks, and stand-up paddle boards are available, but at an additional cost

This home is a part of our Great Value Collection!

Our great value homes:

  • may be traditionally styled for a laid back feeling
  • may have some simple amenities and features
  • mean that you can enjoy top holiday destinations for less!

Property Features

Laptop Friendly Workspace BBQ Hairdryer TV Heating

Ground Floor
- Open-plan kitchen and living room with dining facilities and access to terrace
- TV room

First Floor
- Master bedroom with king-size bed, balcony access and en-suite bathroom with walk-in shower
- Bedroom with king-size bed, balcony access and en-suite shower room
- Bedroom with king-size bed
- Bedroom with two bunk beds (sleeps 4)
- Bathroom with bath, shower, WC and washbasin

Exterior Grounds
- Large rood terrace
- Seating facilities
- Grass area
- Barbecue (please bring your own charcoal)

Additional Facilities
- Wi-Fi
- Log fire
- Washing machine & tumble dryer
- Travel cot(s), highchair(s) & stairgates available
- Access to spa facilities
- Access to shared pool
- On-site children's playground
- Access to tennis courts


About the surrounding area of Shoreside Sanctuary
Rural Location Tourist Towns & Villages
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Shoreside Sanctuary holds a fantastic location within the beautiful county of Dorset, an area known for its rolling dales, protected heathlands and breathtaking Jurassic coastline. The house is within reaching distance of fabulous beaches, wonderful countryside, historical attractions and charming market towns. Just thirty minutes away, is the picturesque town of Poole, here you can hop on a ferry and visit neighbouring islands or soak up the sunrays on the near-by golden beaches at Sandbanks and Bournemouth. Other close-by towns which are well worth a visit include the charming county town of Dorchester, Weymouth with its recognisable Georgian seafront and the lively market towns of Bridport and Lyme Regis. The famous Durdle Door, a natural limestone arch, is just a twenty-minute car journey away and is a must-visit while in the area.

Read more about Lakeside Estate

Local Amenities
Nearest Town/City Dorchester


Nearest Village Crossways


Nearest Shop Co-op


Nearest Restaurant The New Inn


Nearest Bar/Pub The Frampton Arms


Nearest Beach Weymouth



Best Suited For: All Ages
Ideal for Babies & Toddlers

Shoreside Sanctuary is fantastic for families, with cot(s) and highchair(s) available to borrow for those travelling with little ones. The house posesses a secure position on a gated development with a fun children's playground and tennis courts on site. There is a 'activity hub' on site where bikes, canoes, kayaks and paddleboards can be borrowed, please note this is subject to availability and so we recommend requesting them at time of booking.

Kids Activities Close-by

  • Tourist Towns & Villages


At Oliver’s Travels, we pride ourselves on going that little bit further for our guests. From private chefs to travel services, we can help you arrange those little extras that make it a truly memorable holiday. Simply fill in the concierge request form or contact the Oliver’s Concierge Team, who will be happy to help. We can typically help you arrange any of the following:

- Maid service/extra cleaning
- Private chef/cook/catering
- Welcome hamper/pre-stocked fridge
- Local day-trips or tours
- Airport pick-up/drop-off

Simply fill in the concierge request form or contact the Oliver’s Concierge Team.

Please note that all extras are subject to availability and must be requested in advance of the holiday (prices on request). Due to some rural/remote locations, not all services will be available at all properties. However, we will always do our best to fulfil your requests!

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Terms & Conditions

These terms and conditions may be amended from time to time.

Security deposit £500 charged to the client's credit card as a pre-authorisation at least 2 weeks prior to arrival and refunded two weeks after departure, subject to a full inspection
Arrival time 16:00 - 00:00
Departure time 10:00
Energy costs included? Yes, included in rental price
Linen & towels included? Yes, included in rental price
Minimum stay Please note that there is a 3-night minimum stay
Smoking Allowed? No
Internet access? Yes
Other Ts and Cs Use of spa and outdoor swimming pool included in rental price, treatments priced separately. Guests must take the spa pass (usually on a lanyard) with them when they wish to use the facility as this gains them access. The spa, has an indoor and outdoor pool which are both heated to 30 degrees. There is also a sauna and steam located on the indoor poolside and an eco-pool located at the end of the building. They are welcome to either bring their own towels or hire them at the spa for £2 per towel. The gym is also located at the spa, which requires the spa pass to gain access too aswell.
Other 2 Unfortunately, this property will not accept bookings from single sex groups which are larger than 6, even if it is not for a stag/hen party
Other 3 Fireworks and playing loud music are not permitted.

***Please be aware that Shoreside Sanctuary is part of a new development. This property is not in an area of construction but the neighbouring village is still undergoing development. It is worth noting that the building site is closed on weekends. Please feel free to contact us to discuss any aspect of the building works***

Rental Rates

Please note that these prices/rates are a guide only and may not be correct at the current date. For an accurate quote, please enquire.

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