49 Ulwell Road
Located in Swanage, Dorset
49 Ulwell Road is an impressive cottage in Swanage, Dorset and can sleep nine people in five bedrooms and is pet-friendly.
- Sleeps: 9
- Bedrooms: 5
- Bathrooms: 4
- Pet Friendly: 1
49 Ulwell Road is a stunning, detached cottage, resting in the seaside resort of Swanage in Dorset. There are five bedrooms in the property which include a king-size with en-suite bathroom, a double with basin, a further double, a 4′ double and a single with an en-suite shower room, served by a ground-floor shower room and a second shower room, sleeping nine guests in total. The property is also home to a kitchen/diner, utility, sitting room with a woodburning stove, study with an open fire and a games room. Outside is driveway parking for three cars and a decking, patio and lawned garden with furniture and a stream. 49 Ulwell Road is a beautiful property to base your exploration of the Dorset coast with loved ones.
Resting on the picturesque Jurassic Coast of Dorset, surrounded by the beauty of both the coast and the surrounding National Nature Reserves, 49 Ulwell Road is a beautiful abode to base an action-packed getaway with family or friends. The property has recently undergone an extensive renovation and been fully refurbished to a high standard.
The front entrance leads to a bright and airway hallway with lots of space for coats and shoes and welcomes you into the rest of the property. The large open plan kitchen dining room is sure to be the social hub of your holiday, with a large island looking out onto the outside decking alongside a large dining table, where you can gather to toast to a wonderful holiday, as the chef gets to work with the assistance of the fantastic range of appliances at hand, with plenty of room at the island for little helpers too!
Guests will delight at the adjoining games room, where you can find a 7-foot size pool table, large TV and games console providing hours of entertainment, while the adults can sit out on the raised decking area with a celebratory bottle of fizz, listening to the tranquillity of the stream below as the sun begins to set. Guests can also enjoy the large barbecue and the garden backs onto a recreation ground with a children’s play area and dog walking area. Make your way into the study, where you can relax on the chaise lounge with your favourite book with the bookshelf wallpaper as your backdrop, or gather together in the sitting room adjacent to this spot where the woodburning stove roars inviting you in the create precious memories with your loved ones. Also, on the ground floor is a well-stocked utility room leading to a mosaic-tiled shower room; perfect for washing off any sand after a day at the beach.
On the first floor sit the five wonderful bedrooms, the master being a king-size with skylight windows letting in an abundance of natural light, as well as benefiting from its own en-suite bathroom with an impressive, gold freestanding bath accompanied by a separate walk-in shower. The other four bedrooms are made up of two elegantly decorated doubles, one with its own basin, a double which can be split into a twin room and one single offering a flexible sleeping arrangement for all your group needs.
The property is ideally located for access to the beach which is less than 10 minutes walk away or for walking to the Old Harry Rocks & Studland or a longer walk to Corfe Castle. The local area of Swanage is an extremely desirable base for a holiday in Dorset, sitting on the Isle of Purbeck, it's best known for its beautiful beaches in walking distance of the property, where you will also find a range of waterside restaurants serving fresh seafood, as well as pubs, cafés and local stores to gather up your own ingredients. Also in the town is a good host of family-friendly attractions, including the historic Swanage Railway providing trips through the countryside taking you beyond the ruins of Corfe Castle, alongside its own enticing museum, an amusement park and plenty of picturesque scenery.
Nearby Durlston Country Park is well worth a visit for even more stunning views and even the chance to spot dolphins or venture into the vibrant town of Bournemouth where you will find even more delightful attractions including an Oceanarium, art gallery and museum and plenty of golfing opportunities, offering fun for all tastes. 9 Ulwell Road is a true delight of a property for your next trip to the Dorset coast.
- Gas central heating with wood-burning stove
- Gas double Rangemaster cooker, microwave, fridge/freezer, dishwasher, washing machine, tumble dryer, TV and WiFi
- Fuel and power included in rent
- Two hairdryers at the property
- Bed linen and towels included in rent
- Travel cot and highchair available
- Driveway parking for three cars
- Decking, patio and lawned garden with furniture and a stream
- 1 well behaved dog welcome
- Sorry, no smoking
- Shop 150 metres, pub under ½ a mile
- Beach 10 minute walk
- Note: There is a stream in the garden, children must be supervised at all times
- Note: You will need to provide your own bedding for the travel cot
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.