2A Drummond Road
Located in Swanage, Dorset
2A Drummond Road rests in Swanage, sleeping four people in two bedrooms and is pet-friendly.
- Sleeps: 4
- Bedrooms: 2
- Bathrooms: 2
- Pet Friendly: 2
The living areas in the detached, single-storey cottage consist of a kitchen with an electric oven, gas hob, microwave, fridge, washing machine, and a living/dining room with a sofa bed, seating for four people, TV with Sky and a selection of books. There are two double bedrooms, one with a furnished balcony and an en-suite shower room, along with a shower room. Outside, there is an enclosed, back garden with lawn, patio and furniture, along with parking for one car on the private driveway. Within 0.5 miles, you’ll find a shop and pub, and within 0.6, a beach. Please note that this property welcomes one well-behaved pet, but does not allow smoking. WiFi, fuel, power, bed linen and towels are all included in the rent. Choose 2A Drummond Road for a fantastic holiday on the Jurassic Coast. Note: There are steps leading up to the front entrance, please take care. Note: The owner’s tortoise will remain on-site in its outdoor tortoise house, which can be found in the garden, and the owner’s neighbour will access the garden via a separate entrance to feed the tortoise on a regular basis (1-3 days), please consider this.
This coastal, single-storey, detached cottage of 2A Drummond Road is perched in the picture-postcard village of Swanage, Dorset. A short walk from Durlston Country Park, town and sea․ An ideal base for two couples or a family of four's getaway to the Jurassic Coast, this charming dwelling is flanked by enchanting nature reserves and rests moments away from seaside attractions.
After arriving and parking on the private driveway, soak up the sea breeze before climbing the steps to your home-from-home. Progress inside to discover an inviting living/dining room that is adorned with calming greys and blues, and features plush seating for you to relax on as you enjoy a Sky show on the TV or read a book from the selection at hand. After enjoying a moment of relaxation, venture to the well-presented kitchen, where you can look forward to impressing your loved ones with delicious home-cooked meals, courtesy of the integrated appliances available. These meals can be relished out in the garden amidst the serene surroundings, or they can be savoured indoors during the chillier months.
At the end of the day, retreat to one of the two double bedrooms, the first being the master which enjoys a balcony, where you can sit out and admire those sea views before washing away the day in the en-suite shower room; the second room enjoys access to a nearby shower room. The living/dining room offers a sofa bed (on request) also, offering flexibility for your sleeping arrangements.
Embark on a short stroll towards Swanage's coastline, where not only do the delights of Swanage Beachfront, Pier and Peveril Point await, but an array of eateries, including The Salt Pig Too and Gee Whites Seafood Restaurant. Swanage is home to a heritage railway station, where you can board a steam engine and enjoy onboard dining as you travel to the likes of Corfe Castle and Norden. Be sure to visit Poole, a coastal town with plenty to offer, including access to Brownsea Island, several attractive parks and the fascinating Poole Museum.
If nature is your thing, the property has easy access to the South West Coastal Path, from which you can hike to Studland & Goldingston Heath, nature reserves with plenty of sights to see and birdwatching to enjoy; alternatively, why not pay the bustling city of Bournemouth a visit, where ample amusements and beaches can be found?
Choose 2A Drummond Road for a fantastic stay in Dorset.
- Gas central heating
- Electric oven, gas hob, microwave, fridge, washing machine
- TV with Sky, WiFi, selection of books
- Fuel and power are included in the rent
- Bed linen and towels are included in the rent
- Parking for 1 car on the private driveway
- Enclosed back garden with lawn, patio and furniture
- Balcony with furniture
- Two well-behaved pets welcome
- Sorry, no smoking
- Shop and pub ½ a mile, beach just over ½ a mile
- Note: There are steps leading up to the front entrance, please take care
Swanage is a large, pretty, coastal town on the Isle of Purbeck in Dorset. The town has an array of shops, cafes and restaurants and is a great base for exploring what Swanage and the surrounding areas have to offer. Enjoy the charm and the atmosphere of the town, join in with regatta in the summer months. For those walking enthusiasts, enjoy amazing views along this stretch of the South West Coast Path. The chalky cliffs of Old Harry's Rock are spectacular and are well worth your time to visit. The rocks mark the most eastern point of the Jurassic Coast. Visit Durleston Country Park and Nature Reserve and explore the 320 acres of stunning countryside. Discover the vast species of wildlife and marvel at the spectacular views. There are plenty of water sports to try out here and great waters to try them out in.
Swanage beach is 4 miles of golden, sandy beach. Sheltered waters, and lifeguards patrolling the beach in the summer months, makes it very popular with families. This beach holds the prestigious Blue flag award for beach cleanliness. Why not hire out a traditional beach hut for the duration of your stay, this will save you carrying your beach luggage everywhere. Pedalos can be hired on the beach as can deckchairs, although dogs are not allowed on this beach from May to September. Pier Beach is a tiny sand and shingle beach near the traditional pier, perfect for sitting and watching the world go by. The clear waters make it great for snorkelling or angling. Dogs are allowed on this beach all year.
Swanage Railway is a fantastic and exciting way to see the Isle of Purbeck in style. This heritage railway has a steam and diesel train running the five and a half miles from Norden. It takes in Corfe Castle and Swanage with picnic tables at most stations for you to make the most of the day. Take a day trip to Corfe Castle, explore the castle and then make the return journey back. At Christmas, join the Swanage railway for a magical Christmas adventure for not only the children to enjoy but the adults too.