'Almost too perfect' said Sally Shalam in The Guardian.
'Glows with stylishness and care' said Sawdays.
'Restored with such love and inspiration' said one guest.
'We shall be back!' said another.
The cottage is situated on one of the most photographed streets in Britain with a hillside garden that offers views that you may never want to leave.
Shaftesbury in Dorset is perfectly situated for exploring the entire southwest of Britain.
Every luxury included in the price:
Baby grand piano
White Company Egyptian cotton bed linen
Bathrobes & towels
Basket of logs and wood burning stove
High quality audiovisual equipment
Massive library of films
Dining facilities for 12
Personal chef to the some of the world's most prestigious families available to hire
Welcome breakfast basket
Shaftesbury has a wealth of small independent shops, excellent restaurants and pubs, a wonderful deli stocking fabulous local food, galleries, an arts centre, swimming pool, tennis courts and golf within 15 minutes' drive.
Compton Abbas airfield is only 10 minutes' drive for those wishing to arrive by light aircraft or microlight or to take lessons during their stay.
The area has some beautiful wedding venues for which Updown Cottage has often been used as a base: Larmer Tree Gardens, Wardour Castle, Chettle House, etc.
Shaftesbury is on a National Express coach route.
The nearest train station is at Gillingham (4 miles away)
There are good taxi companies in Shaftesbury for transfers.
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This page was last updated: 07 February 2011