Luxury, style and a huge welcome

The ultimate coastal celebration house. Complete with outdoor heated pool, private tennis court and acres of gardens.

Lose yourself in this huge, luxurious Dorset manor

The Lindens sleeps 18 in Five-Star Gold comfort. This is a fabulous 18th century manor house renovated into a revelation. The Lindens is set within its own grounds in the pretty Dorset village of East Lulworth, close to the spectacular Lulworth Cove and Jurassic Coast.

Enjoy gracious living inside among high ceilings, open fires, wooden floors and coastal art. Outside delight in the heated pool, tennis court, games room and acres of woodland and gardens. Nearby find Lulworth Cove, deer stalking and clay pigeons. The perfect setting for the most memorable time.

Pool, Tennis, Gardens & Grounds

The Lindens is wonderfully set within its own expansive gardens and grounds at the edge of the village of East Lulworth.  The four acres of woodlands and gardens are completely private and the South facing front lawn is perfect for relaxing and enjoying the sunshine.

You can also step out from the Kitchen onto a big terrace with a barbecue and plenty of tables and chairs for al fresco dining. With two huge lawns there is plenty of room for games or just running around, and acres of woodland and gardens to explore.

The large heated outdoor pool is set in a South facing stone terrace close to the house, walled and gated for safety.  The pool is open from May to September.  At the far end of the garden is an immaculate tennis court, with an all weather surface.

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Living Spaces

The Lindens has a suite of fantastic reception rooms for you to relax and entertain in.  As you walk in the scale and luxury of the house takes your breath away yet it immediately feels like luxury you can feel at home in, with room for everyone to find their own special space.

Entertain and relax in the Drawing Room  – an enormous room with wooden flooring and three huge windows looking out over the dreamy South facing lawn. Luxurious British sofas and coastal art complement the high ceilings, the views onto the garden, the open fire and the huge 50″ plasma TV.

Bookshelves are well stocked with books, games and DVDs for all ages. Savour a quiet moment with a cup of tea and a newspaper in the Garden Room, a lovely room with French windows opening onto the garden.

Cooking and Dining

The luxurious Kitchen complete with a natural stone floor and under floor heating, has a fully equipped kitchen area, a big island for chopping or chatting, an AGA and a large range cooker.

The Breakfast Area is a light, triple aspect space with an oak table seating 10 comfortably, and a comfy sofa overlooking the garden.

The Dining Room is the perfect setting for a special meal – a wonderful room with garden views, parquet flooring and a stylish oak table with room for everyone to dine together.

Enjoy the pleasure of some extra luxuries to make your Big Cottage holiday or weekend even more memorable. We’ve top class chefs available to create and serve a special three course dinner, drop off ready meals when you arrive, or serve a classic brunch on Sunday morning. Or book a chef for the week and relax.

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Bedrooms

Two staircases lead you up to the sumptuous bedrooms at The Lindens, past an eclectic array of books for children and adults, perfect for a little bedtime reading. All our beds have deep pocket sprung mattresses which can be made as kingsize or twin for total flexibility.

The Lindens has nine bedrooms in total, three of which have ensuite bathrooms. Two of the bedrooms make up suite, perfect for a family, teenagers or four kids together.  They can also be used as separate rooms.

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Children Welcome

The Family Room is a fun and comfortable room with bags of toys, a dolls house and its own TV with full Sky package and plenty of DVDs.

Perfect for letting the children play while you cook or relax after a meal. A short walk from the main terrace is the games room, in a converted Coach House.

There’s a pool table, table football, table tennis and loads of fun stuff for children of all ages, from toddlers to teenagers. Just the place for the kids to hang out. Tennis, football, cricket and croquet equipment is available in the games room.

Children will also love the playground set amongst the trees with swings and a king-size trampoline with safety surround. Lulworth Castle is a short walk from the house; Lulworth Cove a short drive.

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What people say

What people say

“Our whole family, 17 of us, had a wonderful time at The Lindens last weekend. The place was perfect for all the children and grandchildren. There is no doubt that The Lindens is now embedded in the family history.” - Michael
“We had a most splendid weekend and rate The Lindens AAA* – we were very lucky with the weather, so plenty of outdoor activities. We departed at 9:30 am this morning and it only took us an hour to get back. Many thanks and best wishes.” - Bob
“We adore The Lindens. If we could magic up a dream holiday house it would be this. We all felt so at home, yet so spoilt too. Thank you so much – we will be back.” - Clara
"Just a quick note to say we had a very special weekend at Lindens. Thank you, it truly is an amazing house!!" - Zoe
"What an amazing time we had at the Lindens over the last few days. The house exceeded our expectations and was extremely comfortable for a family get together. We had the best Easter Egg hunt ever in the gardens! and would certainly love to come back again." - Rebecca
"We had a wonderful stay. Beautiful property and everything was perfect. Thank you!" - Gemma
"Our weekend away at The Lindens was absolutely wonderful!! Our whole family loved it and we were incredibly lucky with the weather! We even spent a few hours in the pool which was great with our young children! Thank you so so much for your professional services you have been excellent!" - Louise

Castles and coves in deepest Dorset

Step back in time and head to fossil-filled Lulworth Cove for rock-climbing and crabbing. The Jurassic Coast is bursting with coves and caves; castles and country pursuits. Don’t forget your cream teas.

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