Private self-catering holiday home in Christchurch

Perfect for families wanting a quiet getaway in Dorset

Mallard Cottage is a beautiful three bedroom semi-detached property located only 10 minutes away from Christchurch high street.

Built in the 1980's, Mallard Cottage has three bedrooms suited for family's of up to 6. The property is situated near the river Stour, private fishing on request. Christchurch itself is a wonderful little town, it features a number of shopping and leisurely activities that anyone can enjoy, along with the famous 900 year old Priory Church. If you fancy going further afield, Bournemouth town centre is located only 6 miles away.

Services and standards

We want to ensure that your stay is as comfortable as possible. That is why you will find all of your home comforts at Mallard Cottage along with local services to ensure that you can relax and enjoy your holiday.


Television and on-demand services

After a long day, you may just fancy relaxing on the sofa and watching some of your favourite shows. This is why we have installed a smart TV in the living room, providing you access to your favourite streaming platforms

Fishing (On Special Request)

If you want to do some fishing during your stay, please ask ahead of time. Mallard Cottage is situated close to the river stour.

Free Wi-Fi

During your stay you will have access to free Wifi, The password should be provided at the beginning of your stay.

Bus Services

If you fancy a day out and don't want to drive, the local bus service stops just down the road.

Our Rooms


Mallard Cottage has three bedrooms two with double beds and a third with two single beds. The master bedroom has a double 4x6ft bed along with a set of wardrobes and drawers for storage. The second bedroom has two 3ft twin beds with a matching pine wardrobe and drawer units for storage. The third bedroom is a small double bedroom with a 4x6ft double bed and a wardrobe, the third bedroom provides access to a small private patio on the roof.


The kitchen is situated next to the lounge and dining room, a large alcove in the wall allows clear view of the lounge and patio from the kitchen. The kitchen features a fridge freezer and a double oven with hob. There is a large set of draws and cupboards for storage with cutlery and utensils provided. A washing machine and tumble dryer is located within the garage held within a cupboard.


The bathroom includes a toilet, sink, bath and a power shower, towels are provided.

Lounge / Dining Room

The lounge includes a cosy sofa and armchair that are situated around the room facing the smart TV. The dining room is merged with the lounge, the dining table will sit up to 4-6 people and has a set of 6 dining chairs.


The garden patio is accessible from the lounge and includes a BBQ with table and chairs for evenings out in the sun.