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The Annexe at Rusper House

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Private decked patio overlooking the garden
Stylish bedroom with king size bed
Views over the Millennium Green
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1 bedroom
1 bathroom
4 guests
7 nights minimum
Condo/Apartment
COVID INFO: Thorough cleaning will take place between every stay including all kitchen utensils being cleaned using a dishwasher. Two sets of sundries such as foil, cling film, tea, biscuits etc. will be used so each can be isolated and cleaned after every stay. The same procedure will be followed for all bedding/soft furnishings as well. If you need to cancel due to lockdown changes or being required to isolate we will refund the monies paid (with the exception of the holiday letting booking fee). Private and modern annexe that has been finished to a high standard and provides a wonderful rural retreat for couples, young families or friends. The bedroom is a stylish sanctuary with a king size bed, sumptuous duvet and selection of pillows. There is a modern bathroom and a large loung...COVID INFO: Thorough cleaning will take place between every stay including all kitchen utensils being cleaned using a dishwasher. Two sets of sundries such as foil, cling film, tea, biscuits etc. will be used so each can be isolated and cleaned after every stay. The same procedure will be followed for all bedding/soft furnishings as well. If you need to cancel due to lockdown changes or being required to isolate we will refund the monies paid (with the exception of the holiday letting booking fee). Private and modern annexe that has been finished to a high standard and provides a wonderful rural retreat for couples, young families or friends. The bedroom is a stylish sanctuary with a king size bed, sumptuous duvet and selection of pillows. There is a modern bathroom and a large lounge/kitchen/diner with a well equipped bar style kitchen looking out into the lounge and dining areas. Lastly there is a large private patio with views over the garden. Perfect for enjoying a cool drink after a busy day exploring. The Annexe has a sofa bed in the lounge area to allow for 4 people to stay comfortably. The sofa bed is a double size with a thick mattress for a good nights sleep rather than the thinner 'occasional use' mattresses that are available. The accommodation is offered on a nightly rate in off-peak or week only stays in peak season for self catering stays. This self-catering rate includes linen and towels (please bring your own beach towels), free WiFi, a welcome basket of tea, coffee, hot chocolate, milk and cake and some basics to get you going. Please see below for a full list of everything included in the Annexe. We welcome children and babies under 2 are free. The nightly rates shown are for double occupancy with a minimum stay of two nights or three where where stated. Rusper House is located in the picturesque village of Piddlehinton, 6 miles from the county town of Dorchester. Piddlehinton is set in an Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty and the village boasts a lovely church, the welcome Thimble Inn and the wonderful Millennium Green with children's play area, BBQ, picnic tables and stream meandering through. Included in your stay: Bed linen Bath towels, hand towels and face cloths Hand soaps and moisturiser Shower gel, Shampoo and Conditioner Toilet Roll Kitchen Roll Washing up liquid and cloths Surface Cleaner Tea towels Bin Bags Cling Film Foil Tea (Breakfast, Earl Grey, Peppermint) Coffee (Instant, Decaf and Filter) Hot Chocolate Semi Skimmed Milk Sugar Cake BiscuitsMore
House Rules
Pets Allowed: No
Smoking Allowed: No
Kid Friendly: Yes
If you have to cancel due to new Coronavirus rules (ie. change in lockdown or alert status) or having to isolate, you will be refunded the balance of the monies paid to us except for the booking fees that Tripadvisor keeps for their services. The cancellation policy above is for non-Covid related cancellations.
Bathrooms
1 Full bath
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About the Owner
Joanne H
Languages spoken:English
Response Rate:100%
Response Time:Within a few hours
Listed Since:September 2013
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Reviewed October 28, 2020

It is an excellent accommodation for 2 people. We have been very comfortable: a big bed and a spacious living room. We could not use the little patio due to the rain but it would have been lovely. Things are rather new and you have...More

Date of stay: October 2020
Thank Meander454225
FellowTraveler702780, VR Owner at The Annexe at Rusper House, responded to this reviewResponded March 15, 2021

Thank you for taking the time to write a review, i appreciate it. I'm glad you had a good stay with us and i am sorry again regarding the wi-fi. Thankfully we have it all sorted now with a new wifi booster but unfortunately i...More

Reviewed September 29, 2020

Really comfortable accommodation - nice big bed, sofas, lovely welcome pack was a real treat. Facilities were everything we needed for our week long stay. Thank you.

Date of stay: September 2020
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FellowTraveler702780, VR Owner at The Annexe at Rusper House, responded to this reviewResponded March 16, 2021

Thank you for taking the time to leave a review. We are glad you had a great stay, it was a pleasure having you. Best wishes, Jo

Reviewed February 17, 2020 via mobile

Jo was a warm friendly host, the accomodation was lovely and in a great location would definitely stay there again

Date of stay: February 2020
Thank MCORYA
FellowTraveler702780, VR Owner at The Annexe at Rusper House, responded to this reviewResponded March 16, 2021

Thank you for the lovely review Maria. We are glad you had a great time, hopefully we'll see you again soon! Best wishes, Jo

Reviewed August 28, 2019

The Annexe at Rusper House is located in the very tranquil and peaceful village of Piddlehinton. We had booked the property for the August Bank Holiday weekend and were not disappointed. The Annexe is very well equipped with all amenities and it felt no different...More

Date of stay: August 2019
1  Thank Sam_Mankotia
FellowTraveler702780, VR Owner at The Annexe at Rusper House, responded to this reviewResponded March 16, 2021

Thank you for taking the time to leave a review. We are glad you had a great stay, it was pleasure having you. Best wishes, Jo

Reviewed April 26, 2019 via mobile

Our stay at The Annex was really very pleasant - enhanced by amazing weather and the charm of tiny Piddlehinton. It's within easy reach of many interesting places by car. Sadly there's no bus service between villages but with some preparation you could try one...More

Date of stay: April 2019
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Reviewed March 3, 2019

The Annex is very private and has everything you need. Jo is an excellent host. The local pub is fab and there is plenty to see in the area and further a field

Date of stay: February 2019
2  Thank BeviBee
Reviewed February 7, 2019

We stayed for two nights at the annexe and found it wonderful for visiting Dorset. All major places of interest we roughly a 20 minute drive, with shops around a 5-10 minute drive away. The annexe is a good size, and comfortable for 4 people...More

Date of stay: August 2018
1  Thank hims90
Reviewed September 30, 2018

We would like to give our thanks & best wishes to Jo & her family who made us so very welcome to their holiday annexe in Dorset. All of our needs were catered for, as the apartment is beautifully designed and equipped. It's in the...More

Date of stay: September 2018
Thank CNHoward
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Reviewed September 16, 2018

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Date of stay: September 2018
Reviewed July 30, 2018

As someone who reads reviews on TripAdvisor I always look for the negative as much as the positive comments, and with this in mind I suppose if there was anything which caught my eye then it was that this property is an annexe. However, let...More

Date of stay: July 2018
Thank theabbotpostie
Management response:Responded August 19, 2018

Thank you for such a wonderful review. I'm so glad you had a great trip and look forward to hopefully seeing you again in the future!

Amenities
Pets Allowed: No
Smoking Allowed: No
Kid Friendly: Yes
DVD Player
Balcony
Central Heating
Deck
Refrigerator
Hairdryer
Highchair
Internet Access
Iron
Kettle
Linens Provided
Microwave
Parking
Private Garden
Cooker
Terrace
Toaster
Towels Provided
TV
Washer
Wi-Fi
There Is A Golf Course Within 30 Mins Drive
Cycling Trips
Hiking Trips
Rural/Countryside Retreats
Short Term Rentals (4 Days Or Fewer)
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About the neighbourhood
We are ideally located just north of Dorchester, our guests are always saying that it is the perfect location for getting everywhere. The roads connect easily to Poole, Weymouth, Lyme Regis, Bridport, Sherbourne or Yeovil.
Getting around
Travelling around is pretty easy by car with easy access to the main roads.
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Frequently Asked Questions about The Annexe at Rusper House

The Annexe at Rusper House is able to accommodate up to 4 guests. See all property details.

The Annexe at Rusper House has one bathroom available. See all property details.

The Annexe at Rusper House has one bedroom available. See all property details.

Stays at The Annexe at Rusper House must last at least 7 nights. See all property details.