Don't just take our word for it! - Extracts from our Guest Book:
'Thank you soooo much for another wonderful year at the farm! I really enjoyed myself. I hope we will stay for a week next time we come because a weekend isn't enough time to spend on this lovely farm :)' - Mini.
'We've had a wonderful time here. Brilliant Location, very peaceful with fabulous views. The facilities for Pete were the best we've had (wheelchair user). We thoroughly enjoyed the trip around the farm in the trailer.' - Pete & Fiona.
'We have had an absolutely fantastic week here at Fern Down. David and Sarah are wonderful hosts and the farm and surrounding fields are breath-taking. Our 2 yr old son fell totally in love with Trinny the pig and enjoyed feeding her the scraps.' - Julia & Sean.
'We have rented lots of cottages but this is the first time 'disabled friendly' means what it says. Lots of space lovely big wet room etc. Many, many thanks.' - Pat & Christopher.
'What a perfect magical spot. We have had a glorious week and wish we had stayed longer.' - Clare & Alexander.
'A brilliant white Christmas at the Barn! Loads of snow, sledging and sheep based activities, made our stay into the most memorable Christmas. Huge thanks to Mr & Mrs Solly for their warm welcome.' - Lucy, Thane, Poppy & Torrin.
'Have we picked the perfect week? Lambing, Spring flowers, best weeks weather all year. As stated by all guests, The Barn is wonderful & a top class conversion. The kids have had a ball.' - Mike, Dawn, Mathew & Lauren.
'Thank you, Thank you, Thank you for a truly wonderful stay on your stunning farm' - Peter, Domonique, Molly & Bow (dog).
'Where do we start!!! Fantastic, Awesome, Brilliant seem so inadequate when describing this wonderful holiday place.' - Sheila, George & Luci.
'Wow! What an idyllic place. Spectacular views, fantastic accommodation, superb hospitality. It was like visiting friends. Thank you for trusting us with your dogs!! and for the guided quad tours!! This was more than a holiday. We will be back.' - Andrew, Debbie, Sophie & Sam.
'Thank you for making us feel so welcome wonderful views, lovely accommodation. Wishing you both every success' - First Guests in the Barn, July 2005.
to last a lifetime.
welcome, subject to cleaning charge.
and shooting stars. No light pollution.
wild, beautiful and rare.
and sunsets to die for.
to be collected.
and friends to make.
sums up her Easter holiday.
having a block, we might be a cure.
3/4 of a mile down a private drive.
spaces to explore on and around the farm.
A walk for all ages and an excellent spot for sunsets on a clear evening.
This relaxed restaurant cannot be booked but the queue is worth it for the most fabulous fresh fish
West Dorset is full of them and we even have one right here on the farm. you'll want to visit around April to catch them!
Being in an Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty we are lucky enough to have very little light pollution. This photo was taken from the top field.
The Jurassic coastline has a fantastic footpath that stretches its entire length and can be accessed from all the beach car parks.
The farm is there to enjoy, grab a picnic and head out!
and lots of space to run and play.
Dog friendly year round
Why not just explore the farm. No need to travel anywhere.
Both properties have fabulous log fires and come with a basket full of logs.
Plenty of pubs to walk to or hop in a car if you're not feeling it!
The best breakfast for miles and you can combine it with combing Bridport market for antiques and trinkets.
Just ask Farmer David and you can help collect the eggs .
A short sharp climb gets you to the top of this iconic hill with views over west Dorset.
Our closest beach, 8 miles, part of the Jurassic Coastline, National Trust carpark, acclaimed Hive Beach Cafe, ice cream bar & The Seaside Boarding House for cocktails with a view.
Great place for a Boxing Day swim...