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Axen Lodge

20 reviews
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Overview
4 bedrooms
3 bathrooms
8 guests
3 nights minimum
Holiday Rental House
Axen Lodge is tucked away at the end of a private lane with spectacular views across Symondsbury Estate and beyond. This old shooting lodge is detached with a large garden, veranda and a deck where you can relax and take in the magnificent views. Surrounded by unspoilt countryside, with a mixture of woodland and farmland, it’s a fantastic place to watch sunsets and varied wildlife. Axen Lodge is perfect for those who enjoy getting away from the crowds. There are beautiful walks straight from the door as well as a mountain bike trail – perfect if you enjoy getting lots of fresh air and returning to a luxurious accommodation with cosy roaring fires. Our changeover days are Mondays and Fridays. Please contact us directly for midweek and weekend prices. Our minimum stay is 3 nights over the ...Axen Lodge is tucked away at the end of a private lane with spectacular views across Symondsbury Estate and beyond. This old shooting lodge is detached with a large garden, veranda and a deck where you can relax and take in the magnificent views. Surrounded by unspoilt countryside, with a mixture of woodland and farmland, it’s a fantastic place to watch sunsets and varied wildlife. Axen Lodge is perfect for those who enjoy getting away from the crowds. There are beautiful walks straight from the door as well as a mountain bike trail – perfect if you enjoy getting lots of fresh air and returning to a luxurious accommodation with cosy roaring fires. Our changeover days are Mondays and Fridays. Please contact us directly for midweek and weekend prices. Our minimum stay is 3 nights over the weekend or 4 nights during the week. Further details - inside Axen Lodge boasts a spacious kitchen and dining area with a wood-burner stove, two bathrooms and three bedrooms with spectacular views. The lodge offers a living room with comfy seating and an inglenook fireplace with a wood-burner stove as well as a cosy snug, complete with a TV, overlooking the outside decking area. Just a few steps way in the garden, the modern log cabin hosts an equally luxurious atmosphere. With one bedroom and a bathroom, it is complete with outdoor sheltered decking. Further details - outside Onto the decking, there is a seating area perfect for outside summer dining with the BBQ whilst admiring the surrounding views. Further down the garden, you can relax in the hot tub. More
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Pets Allowed: Ask
Smoking Allowed: No
Kid Friendly: Yes
DVD Player
Bachelor/Bachelorette Parties
Suitable For Children Under 5
Refrigerator
Washer
Highchair
Towels Provided
Private Garden
There Is A Golf Course Within 30 Mins Drive
Cycling Trips
Hairdryer
TV
Corporate Bookings
Parking
Linens Provided
Playground
Horse Riding Nearby
Internet Access
Trampoline
Toaster
Telephone
Cooker
Grill
Short Term Rentals (4 Days Or Fewer)
Fishing Nearby
Hot Tub
Central Heating
Dryer
Dishwasher
Freezer
Iron
Beach Or Lakeside Relaxation
Hiking Trips
Microwave
Balcony
Wi-Fi
Kettle
Terrace
Fireplace
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1 - 5 of 20 reviews

Reviewed August 6, 2018

We stayed here as my son was getting married at the Symondsbury Tythe Barn. 7 of us stayed and although the weather was less than perfect we had a great time. The lovely spacious kitchen dining area with gorgeous views ( when the fog cleared)...More

Date of stay: July 2018
Thank ANNE H
Management response:Responded August 7, 2018

Thank you for taking the time to leave a review. It's great to hear you found the house both practical and comfortable. We hope we can welcome you back to Symondsbury Estate in the future.

Reviewed April 9, 2018

This was a late booking for Easter (four adults, two teenagers) and, having thoroughly enjoyed the long weekend, we count our selves lucky that Axen Lodge was available. The pictures do not do justice to the property which is beautifully presented, spotlessly clean and very...More

Date of stay: March 2018
1  Thank Leonard S
Management response:Responded May 9, 2018

Thank you for your kind words - it's great to hear you had a lovely stay! I will pass your comments onto the rest of the team. Hopefully we can welcome you back to Symondsbury Estate in the future.

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Reviewed March 20, 2018

We stayed at Axen Lodge as a three-generations family group in order to attend a family wedding in Symondsbury village. The accommodation was ideal, with bedroom configurations, downstairs rooms and the adjacent log cabin ideally suited to meeting our various needs. The welcome hamper was...More

Date of stay: March 2018
Thank Inthebook
Management response:Responded March 21, 2018

Thank you for taking the time to leave a review, it's great to hear from our guests. We can imagine the house being lovely in the snow - it is very rare that it happens! We are glad you enjoyed your stay and hope we...More

Reviewed March 8, 2018 via mobile

Another wonderful visit to beautiful Axen Losge. Group 8 girls who enjoy the opportunity to catch up, walk in the gorgeous surroundings. Dip in hot tub , light the fire and chill ! Perfect as always thank youMore

Date of stay: March 2018
Thank Samantha P
Management response:Responded March 12, 2018

Thank you for taking the time to leave us such a lovely review! We are glad to hear you enjoyed your stay and made use of the great facilities the house has to offer. Hopefully we can welcome you back to Symondsbury Estate in the...More

Reviewed February 5, 2018 via mobile

We have just returned from a weekend stay at Axen Lodge on the Symondsbury Estate in Dorset. Not only is the scenery stunning; even in February but the accommodation was outstanding. With ample space and the added extras such as the Hot Tub and a...More

Date of stay: February 2018
Thank pipcaseyodie
Management response:Responded February 7, 2018

Thank you for taking the time to leave us such a lovely review. We try our best to maintain high standards in the cottages and I'm glad this was the case for your stay. I will pass your comments onto the team. We look forward...More

About the Owner
Symondsbury E
Languages spoken:English
Response Rate:70%
Response Time:Within a day
Listed Since:December 2011
Interaction with guests
Guests are left to enjoy their stay with our housekeeper on hand via telephone for any queries. Maintenance and laundry may need to gain access during your stay but only for the purpose of bins, laundry pick up and collection and hot tub maintenance.
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About the neighbourhood
The Market town of Bridport is located 2 miles away with markets on both Wednesday and Saturday, there is also a very popular vintage market on Sundays. Bridport boasts a number of individual shops as well as Waitrose, Morrisons and Lidls. Bridport is famous for being a 'foodies' haven with fantastic restaurants, bistros and tea rooms. There are plenty of artist studios to visit and galleries plus the Electric Palace Cinema which hosts live music and comedy nights. The beautiful beaches and cliffs along the coast offer plenty of walks and fish restaurants.
Getting around
Our Lettings Manager is on hand to answer any questions regarding travel enquiries or taxi recommendations from Monday-Friday, 9am-5pm via our telephone or through the email enquiry on Holiday Lettings.
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