Located in Christchurch, Dorset
Captains Retreat is a tastefully furnished and well-equipped, mid-terrace holiday home, tucked away in a quiet residential cul-de-sac, a short stroll from the quayside in the lovely, historic Dorset town of Christchurch
- Sleeps: 4
- Bedrooms: 2
- Bathrooms: 2
- Pet Friendly: No
A tastefully furnished and well-equipped, mid-terrace holiday home, tucked away in a quiet residential cul-de-sac, a short stroll from the quayside in the lovely, historic Dorset town of Christchurch.
Captains Retreat is a mid-terrace holiday home in a quiet cul-de-sac just a short walk from Christchurch harbour. Ideally placed to take advantage of the seaside and the many great sandy beaches in the area it is also within easy reach of the New Forest National Park. Take the Wick Ferry by the Captains Club Hotel and discover a lovely pathed walk through fields towards the famous Hengistbury Head which boasts stunning coastal views. Take a boat trip up the river Stour or enjoy the riverside park where bands often play. A shop and pub are just 5 minutes walk from your door.
The accommodation at Captains Retreat comprises of a sitting room with Freeview TV, DVD player, CD/radio, WiFi and a selection of books and games. The kitchen/diner is well equipped with an electric oven, gas hob, microwave, fridge/freezer, washing machine, dishwasher and a host of accessories and utensils. The dining area has a table and seating for four. There is also a ground floor cloakroom. Upstairs to bedroom one which is a double with en-suite shower, hand basin and toilet. Bedroom two is arranged as a twin and has an en-suite bath with a handheld shower, basin and toilet.
Outside is an enclosed decked area complete with furniture. There is allocated off road parking for two cars. Your fuel, power, bed linen and towels are all included in the price.
- Two bedrooms: 1 x double with en-suite shower, basin and WC, 1 x twin with en-suite bath, hand-held shower, basin and WC
- Ground floor basin and WC
- Kitchen with dining area
- Sitting room with electric fire
- Gas central heating with electric fire
- Electric oven, gas hob, microwave, fridge/freezer, washing machine, dishwasher, 2 x TVs with Freeview, DVD, CD/radio, WiFi, selection of books and games
- Fuel and power included in rent
- Bed linen and towels included in rent
- Allocated off road parking for 2 cars
- Enclosed decked area with furniture
- Sorry, no pets and no smoking
- Shop and pub 5 mins walk
Christchurch lies between the beautiful New Forest National Park and Bournemouth. Visit the area for the beaches which extend for four miles and are beautiful golden sand. The nearby villages of Highcliffe and Mudeford offer fantastic opportunities for crab fishing. Highcliffe Beach and Friars Cliffe are safe for swimming. The town has an array of shops in the pedestrianized Saxon square as well as a weekly market. Christchurch has a variety of cafes and pubs around the Quay, relax and soak up the tranquil atmosphere. Christchurch plays host to the Food and Wine Festival in May and has over 100 stalls. Join the atmosphere of the Music Festival on the first weekend of July. Catch the Annual Regatta held on the second week of August which ends with a superb fireworks display.
Activities and Attraction
Take a boat to the vast Nature reserve of Brownsea Island owned by the National Trust. Try Watermans Adventure Park catering for different age groups. Or, for family fun then Christchurch Quay and Splash Park cater for all ages. Adventure Wonderland is a great park catering to younger children. We have visited several times and it always goes down well and we stay until closing! Christchurch and Highcliffe Castle are a must for history lovers with Highcliffe Castle having a cafe to relax in after your tour.