The perfect property to enjoy all that Dorset and Silverlake have to offer, whether out and about exploring or snuggling by the fire, watching lake life from under the blankets. The Silverlake estate has a variety of activities to keep everyone entertained come rain or shine, including kayaking, paddle-boarding, cycling, swimming and playing tennis. After a day well spent, guests can enjoy access to Silverlake's luxury Hurricane Spa, sauna and poolside bar.
Wakeling Island is the latest exciting addition to Silverlake and Habitat Escapes, with most properties enjoying direct lake-side views. There are still properties and areas of the island and Estate that are undergoing construction, so whilst Gray's Cottage is fully completed, you will see construction, machinery and workers on or around the island between 0730 and 1800, Monday to Friday and 0800 to 1300, Saturday. Please do abide by any signage relating to construction areas. If you have any questions, please do not hesitate to contact a member of the Habitat Escapes Team.
Gray’s Cottage has been designed to make the most of the beautiful lakeside views. The ground floor features a flowing open plan living area, where the lakeside views can be taken in whether cooking at the kitchen island, enjoying a roast dinner around the farmhouse table, or snuggled by the fire in the living area. The living area includes a ceiling-hung TV, wrap-around floor-to-ceiling windows, and direct access to the outdoor terrace, a perfect spot for sitting and relaxing with a favourite book or glass of wine, located feet away from the lake.
The charming kitchen is perfectly equipped for families or small groups to enjoy a self-catered stay, with an induction hob, oven, microwave, toaster, kettle, dishwasher, washer/dryer and fridge freezer provided, as well as cooking utensils (including children’s crockery and high chair, if needed). The ground floor also features a cloak room.
The upper floor features three bedrooms, a family bathroom and an en suite bathroom. The master room offers an open eave design with large sliding windows giving wonderful views of the lake. The light, spacious en suite features a walk-in shower. The other guest rooms offer flexible sleeping arrangements with a double-bed in one guest room, and a double-bed with a single bunk on top in the other. The family bathroom features a bath and shower.
There is parking for two vehicles.
This property also benefits form use of communal BBQ available in Beaumont Village available for guest use (this is roughly a 5-minute walk from Gray’s Cottage).
Check in is from 4pm. Check out at 10am.
The property is self-catered. The house is fully equipped with cutlery and crockery.
Essentials such as bin liners, dishwasher tablets and basic cleaning supplies are provided for you. Bed linen, hand and bath towels are also provided, if you suffer from allergies please contact the office for further information.
Sorry but no pets are permitted in this property.
Access to the spa and outdoor heated swimming pool included, 2 spa passes will be in the property upon arrival (contact the Spa directly for opening times). 01305 819909
Our on-site bar The Hurricane Terrace offers drinks and snacks. Our pizza shack is open on Saturdays. Booking is advisable: 01305 819906 The Terrace
To hire bikes or water activity equipment for your holiday please book through the Activity Hub.
Travel cot and highchair available for £10, subject to availability. Please advise at the time of booking. Guest to provide their own linen and mattress for a travel cot.
Please note all our properties are non-smoking.
This property is subject to a £500 refundable damage deposit.
The following information will help you to find Gray's Cottage (WI24) upon your arrival at Silverlake.
Finding your Property
After you pass through the two gates into Silverlake follow the road down the hill onto Wakeling Island. On Wakeling Island take the road that bears to the right. There is parking for 2 cars directly outside Gray's Cottage.
Please use the below links to see the exact position of Gray's Cottage on what3words and Google maps.