Located in Weymouth, Dorset
Amaranta is a charming end-terrace house resting in Weymouth, Dorset and can sleep five people in three bedrooms and is pet-friendly.
- Sleeps: 5
- Bedrooms: 3
- Bathrooms: 1
- Pet Friendly: 2
The living areas in the property consist of a kitchen/diner with oven, gas hob, microwave, fridge, freezer, washing machine, dishwasher, dining seating for five and a sitting room with TV and DVD player. The bedrooms consist of a double, twin and single, along with a bathroom. Outside there is an enclosed patio with furniture and allocated off-road parking for one car. Within 0.4 miles, you will find a shop and pub, and please note that this is a non-smoking property. WiFi, fuel, power, bed linen and towels are all included in the price. Two well-behaved pets are welcome. A cot, highchair and stairgate are available. Check-in from 5pm, check-out by 10am. Whisk your loved ones away for an idyllic stay in Amaranta.
Amaranta, a charming three-bedroom end-terrace property in Weymouth, Dorset, is tucked away on the peaceful Maltings Development on the site of the former Devenish Brewery. Amaranta is the ideal base for a group or family of five, plus their two four-legged friends, who are embarking on their next adventure to Dorset. Park up in the allocated off-road parking space for one, before unloading your bags and making your way into your new home-from-home.
The budding chef of the group will delight at the fully-equipped kitchen, where they will have all they need to conjure up delicious feasts, including a handy washing machine and dishwasher for keeping the space tidy! Settle down to tuck in to a tasty meal at the dining table for five, as the wine is poured, and plans are made for the days ahead. After dinner, why not savour your favourite tipple out on the private, enclosed patio? Retire to the sitting room as the evening cools and curl up on the sofa in front of a much-loved TV show or pop on a DVD to enjoy. Finally, on the ground floor, you will find a cloakroom, perfect for those quick freshen-ups before heading out for the day.
As your eyes grow heavy, retreat to the first floor where you can choose from three well-appointed bedrooms to catch your rest in, a double, a twin and a single, all of which are served by a bathroom, where you can look forward to indulgent soaks and refreshing rinses ahead of a day of adventure.
Explore the local town where you will find yourself just a short walk away from Brewers Quay with its excellent selection of eateries and pubs, where you and your loved ones can sample the local delights, before enjoying a leisurely stroll around the picturesque harbour. The budding historians in your party will delight at the close proximity of the Victorian Nothe Fort, where you can explore the harbourside fortress which houses a museum, followed by a picnic in the beautiful Nothe Gardens. Walkers are well-catered for with the scenic 630-mile South West Coast Path right on your doorstep, where you can soak up the incomparable views and stop off at a wealth of charming towns and villages along the way.
For a day at the beach, Castle Cove is nearby, where you can bathe on the sands, take to the waters on a paddleboard or canoe or build sandcastles with the little ones. Be sure to check out the imposing ruins of the 16th-century Sandsfoot Castle which offers lush gardens and stunning sea views. Venture further into the towns centre, where you will discover the Alexandra Gardens amusement park promising a fun-filled family day out, the glorious Weymouth Beach, the Pleasure Pier which is specked with attractions, miniature golf and the sea life centre, there is also the expansive RSPB Radipole Lake, sure to entice any keen twitchers. From here, you can easily access Portland, where you can explore the historic delights of Portland Castle and the Castletown D-Day Centre and Museum.
Continue onto Dorchester, where you can tour the National Trust site and former home of Thomas Hardy, delve into history at the Roman Town House, Dorset Museum and The Keep Military Museum or wander the grounds of the magnificent Kingston Maurward Animal Park and Gardens.
For a getaway to Dorset like no other, choose Amaranta.
- Gas central heating
- Oven, gas hob, microwave, fridge, freezer, washing machine, dishwasher
- TV, PlayStation 4, WiFi
- Fuel and power are included in rent
- Bed linen and towels are included in rent
- Cot, highchair and stairgate are available
- Allocated off-road parking for 1 car
- Enclosed patio with furniture
- Two well-behaved pets welcome
- Sorry, no smoking
- Shop and pub just under ½ a mile, beach just under 1 mile
- Note: Check-in from 5pm, check-out by 10am
Weymouth is a busy seaside town and lies on the World Heritage Jurassic Coast. Weymouth's golden sandy beach has received the Quality Coast Award. This is because of good quality water, well-developed facilities and beach supervision. There are plenty of supermarkets and a variety of shops. There is a wide choice of cafes and restaurants, offering a range of cuisines. As a result, you are spoilt for choice. Weymouth is famous for its fresh seafood. You can often see the local fishermen unloading their daily catch from the Harbour. It is from the harbour that you can pick up boat tours. These include a tour of the Jurassic coast and a water taxi from Weymouth to Portland.
Weymouth Attractions and Activities
Lodmoor Country Park is fantastic for the children and adults to explore and rest for a picnic. In addition, try your hand at crazy golf or let the children drive in the little go-kart track. Let the children loose in the Pirate Ship Play Park or the Green Gym. Slide down the wonky slide or walk the dog through the woodland paths. RSPB Nature Reserve is next to Lodmoore Park displaying details of all the Marsh birds in the area. Also, there is a cafe for refreshments after all the exploring. Sandworld is by the cycle path at Lodmoor park. Be amazed at the awesome sculptures made by local artists. You can let the children take turns to make their own sand sculpture. In addition, view smaller displays along the seafront. In conclusion, the attention to detail that goes into these will amaze you.
The Sea Life Centre is full of marine animals and much much more. The Centre is jam-packed full of fun rides and activities for the children. There are also rides galore along the seafront with arcades that stay open in the evenings. A little train will take you along the length of the seafront. Here you will find Donkey rides on the beach are available. Punch and Judy play on the seafront during the summer. A short walk away is the Nothe Fort which holds events for both adults and children. Weymouth is well known for the Red Arrows display which happens on Carnival Day. You can watch the action from the beach and see the fireworks from the bay. At night, colourful lasers light up the seafront and the promenade. The Pavillion theatre holds regular live shows.