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Downwood Holidays - Blandford Forum, Dorset
Downwood Holidays - weddings - take a morning dip in the exclusive swimming pool
Downwood Holidays - wedding breakfast for 16
Downwood Holidays - weddings - entrance hall for a reception
Downwood Holidays - weddings - gather in the kitchen for breakfast on the big day
Downwood Holidays - weddings - hire in a casino for some evening fun
Downwood Holidays - all properties haveopen plan living ideal for small group meetings
Downwood Holidays - business - games room for healthy team competition
Downwood Holidays - business - sitting room with access to conservatory and orangery for meetings
Downwood Holidays - business - outdoor table and chairs on the patio for relaxing
Downwood Holidays - business - luxury bedrooms in Manor House
Downwood Holidays - business - master bedroom benefits from a gorgeous roll top
Downwood Holidays - business - comfy doubles in all 10 smaller units
Downwood Holidays - business - modern bathrooms and showers
Downwood Holidays - weddings - take a morning dip in the exclusive swimming pool
Downwood Holidays - wedding breakfast for 16
Downwood Holidays - weddings - entrance hall for a reception
Downwood Holidays - weddings - gather in the kitchen for breakfast on the big day

Downwood Holidays, Blandford Forum, Dorset

Sleeps 18 - 36 18 Bedrooms 16 Dining 36 Venue Capacity

Holiday house and cottages near Blandford Forum sleeping up to 36 with private hot tubs, tennis and games room, for family gatherings and special occasions

Holiday Rental for Groups of Families and Friends. Downwood Holidays, Blandford Forum, Dorset, sleeps 18 - 36 in 18 bedrooms.

This mansion house and other on-site accommodation is a great choice for corporate groups getting together across the south of the UK. Set in almost 30 acres of grounds, gardens and woodlands, Downwood Holidays is a fantastic base for team building and bonding activities near Blandford Forum in Dorset. The Manor House and 10 cottages provide exceptionally comfortable and luxurious places to stay, as well as rooms for board meetings and breakaway group planning. Facilities are fantastic too, with a small outdoor pool, a tennis court, a games room and private hot tubs at every property.

The entrance hallway at Downwood Manor House makes an excellent spot for arrival drinks as does the extensive patio area if the sun is shining. The dining room, light-filled conservatory and orangery accessed through the lounge all work well for a whole team gathering or presentation, or as breakout spaces. The kitchen is well equipped and makes group meal prep easy. The lounge is a lovely room for everyone to relax together after dinner next to the wood burner or head to the games room for a game of pool. The outdoor pool is perfect for a morning dip to clear heads for a day of hard work and creative thinking before the reward of relaxing in the hot tub bubbles.

The bedrooms are a combination of kings, twins and doubles, configured by zip and links with lots of choice for a mixed group of delegates. The master bedroom is the most opulent of the rooms with an exquisite roll top bath for pure indulgence. Decor in the Manor House is stylish and high end with vintage beds and gorgeous occasional furniture. Bedrooms in the other properties are contemporary and stylish. And each unit has its own private hot tub too.

Blandford Forum is within walking distance of Downwood Holidays, for a drink before dinner, and there are plenty of hiking and cycling opportunities on the North Wessex Downs close by. Blandford Forum has its own brewery to take the team for a tour and sample session.

Available for your business group

Outdoor Areas


Dog Friendly

The Manor House and many of the smaller properties are dog friendly.


WiFi is available throughout.


Manor House has a fully equipped kitchen including a range, table and chairs. Each small unit has a well equipped kitchen. Barbecues.

Dining Room

Manor House has dining for 16 plus space in conservatory and orangery. Outside table. Small properties have dining for 2 each.

Sitting Room

Manor House has a comfy lounge with Chesterfields and an open fire. Other properties have open plan areas with sofas.

TV and Music Facilities

Smart TVs in lounges. DVD player. All Manor House bedrooms have Freeview.

Games Room

There is a large games room with pool table, table football, air hockey and board games.

Heating and Open Fires

All properties are centrally heated. There is an open fire in Manor House lounge.


4 kings and 4 twins in Manor House. 3 en suites. Each small unit has a double.


Quality bedding and bathroom towels provided for each guest.


Manor House has 3 en suites, 1 with roll top bath, and 2 shared bathrooms. Each smaller unit has a shower room. 2 have baths.

Children's Facilities

Access to pool and games room.


Extensive grounds, gardens and lawns. Large patio with hot tub for 6 at Manor House. Each small property has a private deck with hot tub. Tennis.

Swimming Pool

The Manor House has a small outdoor swimming pool.


Plenty of off road parking.


No smoking please.

Booking Information

Sample prices only. Check in from 3pm, check out by 10am. Self check in with key pad. No shoes upstairs, in green room or living room (main room). No pets in green room or living room (main room). No pets on sofas or upstairs please. No commercial activities without consent.

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Downwood Holidays, Dorset

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Located close to Blandford Forum and within easy reach of the North Wessex Downs and Jurassic Coast. The New Forest is 30 minutes away. Poole is 30 minutes, Bournemouth 45 minutes.

  • Blandford Forum.
  • Blandford Forum has Morrisons, Tesco, Lidl, M&S Food. Also One Stop and Central Convenience Stores.
  • Blandford Forum has The Kings Arms, The Crown Hotel, The Dolphin and The Greyhound.
  • Southampton.
  • Salisbury or Poole.
  • Regular bus service to Salisbury and Bournemouth on the coast.

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Planning an Event?

This venue is available for Weddings

Downwood Holidays - Blandford Forum Dorset
Downwood Holidays - weddings - fabulous setting in pretty grounds and gardens


Lovely Blandford Forum manor house and cottages for a country wedding. Fabulous grounds and gardens for photos. On-site luxury accommodation for up to 36 guests. Each unit has a hot tub. Outdoor pool.

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Please contact the owner for availability dates.

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