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Come and stay in our beautiful, self-catered Barn. Set on a quiet sheep farm in the heart of stunning rural West Dorset. Escape the hustle & bustle and embrace total peace & quiet away from noise & light pollution. Only 20 minutes to the historic market towns of Bridport & Dorchester and 8 miles to the Jurassic Coast, a UNESCO World Heritage Site.


We've been running dream holidays here at Fern Down Farm for over 25 years.


Event Space available. Blank canvas field to hire for weddings/parties & large camping groups.

Rates: from £1,500 for 3-day hire.

Please contact us for more details & tailored pricing.


Leading horses out of the field

Artist, horse lover & shepherdess. When not out for a ride on the horse, can be found painting up a storm or with the collie tending to our rare breed, Welsh Llanwenog, sheep.

Gorgeous cockerel

If you're lucky we might just let you have one of our eggs for breakfast.

Cuddles with a springer spaniel
Farmer David

Sailor, classic car enthusiast & retired Geography teacher. When not taking care of the bookings, can be found making the most of the beautiful Dorset countryside with the springer spaniels. 

Sheep being stroked

Minty, the pet sheep. Loves a scratch - his favourite spot is between his ears.


Minty is a big fan of apples!

Oxford Sandy and Black Piglets

The Pigs (The Bins). Oxford Sandy & Black pigs - they are vegan & will help clean up all your kitchen scraps and leftovers.

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