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295,Barnes Cottage, Woolland, Dorset, South West, England
Accessible Wheelchair Friendly Accommodation

If you are interested in Wheelchair Accessible Holiday Accommodation in South West, England and require further information then please don't hesitate to contact us.

Board Basis: Self Catering
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Swimming Pool
Pool Hoist
Wheel In Shower
Grab Rails
Level Access
Equipment Hire
Electric Bed
Sleeps 2-4
2 Bedrooms

Located in the heart of beautiful rural Dorset in the peaceful hamlet of Woolland, the wheelchair-accessible cottage has been lovingly restored to provide comfortable, tastefully furnished, year-round, single storey self catering holiday accommodation for disabled people, their families, friends and carers. Outdoors there are spacious landscaped gardens with tables and chairs for guests use, providing stunning views across fields with farm animals and wildlife, to Bulbarrow Hill and Ibberton Hill.

  • Ground Floor Accessible Room
  • Accessible Twin beds
  • Right hand transfer to bed
  • Left hand transfer to bed
  • Sufficient wheelchair access around bedroom
  • Underneath bed clearance for portable hoist
  • Low level rail in wardrobe
  • Tea/coffee making facilities at accessible height
  • Electric sockets/hairdryer at accessible height
  • Mirror at accessible height
Shower Room
  • Wheelchair accessible shower room
  • Wheelchair turning space in shower room
  • Room for carer/carers in shower room
  • Grab rails in shower room
  • Easy access to wash basin
  • Easy access to hand dryer/towels
  • Portable shower chair
  • Shower gel/soap dispensers at accessible height
  • Shower controls reachable when seated
  • Space for right transfer to toilet (state preference on booking as cottages vary)
  • Space for left transfer to toilet (state preference on booking as cottages vary)
On - Site Facilities
  • Accessible Pool
  • Electric Scooter charging facilities
  • Designated disabled car parking
  • Level/ramped access into accommodation
  • Easy access around ground floor
  • Wheelchair access to gardens/grounds
  • Emergency pull cord

On site there is a lovely recreation room with numerous books, games for all ages and musical instruments, plus there is an indoor heated Splash Pool open from April - September.

Everywhere is fully wheelchair accessible. There are no steps and all doors have 760mm clear opening. All showers are wet-room style, kitchens have accessible hob and sink with front controls and 850mm wide x 350mm deep and 700mm high clear space under for wheelchair access. Light switches are at 1100mm and electrical sockets at 900mm. Push-pull doors for easy opening and closing rather than awkward handles to be turned.

Available for guests use are Oxford Advance mobile hoists (please bring your own sling/harness) wheeled shower chairs, shower-chair commode, high back chairs with arms, bed height raisers, toilet seat raisers and a kitchen perching stool. Beds can be zip-linked together to create a super king-size bed. There is also a new Bello Sonno profiling bed in the property available for guests' use.

Sleeps 4 in 2 bedrooms - all single beds. There is a cosy living/dining room, a fully fitted kitchen with dishwasher, washer/dryer, fridge/freezer, microwave, hob and oven. The property includes free Wi-Fi internet access. The shower room is wet-room style and everywhere is fully wheelchair accessible and ideally suitable for the less able bodied. No pets allowed, however, Assistance dogs welcome. There is a 'no-smoking' policy throughout the cottages and all other buildings.

Suitable For
Suitable for all. Plenty of things to do.

A variety of mobility equipment is available for hire. Our experienced travel consultants can help you with your requirements. Please note: This must be arranged at the time of booking your holiday.

Free Phone 0800 622 6000

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