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Greenwood Grange Shortlisted for South West Tourism Awards

The term minimalism is also used to describe a trend in design and architecture where in the subject is reduced to its necessary elements. Minimalist design has been highly influenced by Japanese traditional design and architecture. In addition, the work of De Stijl artists is...

Halloween Events in Dorset

There’s a whole host of Halloween events this October half-term in Dorset. We’ve prepared a list of the spookiest! Have fun from all the staff at Greenwood Grange! Corfe Castle 22-30 October Hear the tales of professional storyteller Granny Cousins at 11am and 1pm everyday throughout the half-term....

Greenwood Grange Wins GOLD at the Dorset Tourism Awards

We are absolutely over the moon to announce that we have won gold at the Dorset Tourism Awards in the self-catering category! We have won ‘Dorset’ gold 3 times; 2013, 2014 and this year, plus Bronze in the South West awards in 2013/14 Successful businesses in the...

Best Dog Walks in Dorset – Our Guide

The Dorset countryside is absolutely filled with breathtaking routes of exploration for you and your pooch, from staggering seaside vistas to wonderful ancient woodland – there’s plenty to take in. We’ve prepared a list our favourite ones for you below.   Thorncombe Woods to Hardy’s Cottage This is...

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Eating Out in Dorset

Our favourite places to eat are: The Wise Man, West Stafford. The closest pub to Greenwood Grange is a 5 minute car journey away. Booking in advance recommended. www.the-wiseman.co.uk Tel: 01305 261970. The Blue Vinny, Puddletown. Just a short journey away, wonderful food, a great beer garden with climbing...

Corfe castle near Greenwood Grange

Sport & Leisure

Bike Hire – Weymouth Bike Hire will deliver bikes for all of the family to your cottage, including all safety equipment. Tel 07973 751393 or via the website www.weymouthbikehire.co.uk – you are welcome to bring your own bikes and we have some wall mounted bike...

Springtime events in Dorset

Springtime in Dorset is a great time to immerse yourself in some special events to soak up the beauty of the county and art and culture it has to offer. We have picked a few ideas to help you plan your stay. 18 March: Radio 4’s...

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Nature & History

Experience the wonders of the Jurassic Coast World Heritage Site www.jurassiccoast.com for details of events, boat trips and nature trails in the area. Jurassic Safari – Guided tours of Dorset in 4 x 4’s Tel 01305 772324 or www.jurassicsafari.co.uk for further details. Dorset Area of Outstanding Natural...

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