Located in Swanage, Dorset
This spacious property has stunning far-reaching sea views across Swanage Bay and is set in a fantastic, central location, moments from a wide range of amenities and the beach.
- Sleeps: 8
- Bedrooms: 4
- Bathrooms: 2
- Pet Friendly: No
Overlooking Swanage Bay, this spacious penthouse apartment has easy access to a great selection of bars, shops and amenities. Set in an enviable seafront position from here you can easily enjoy lazy days on the sandy beach or visiting the children’s play area and amusement arcade. Those feeling more energetic can plan long walks on the South West Coast Path or to Durlston Country Park and Nature reserve, where you can take in the spectacular landscape that this area is renowned for. Historic Corfe Castle is five miles inland heading north-west, or take a trip seven miles west to Kimmeridge and try rock pooling or snorkelling. A communal entrance hall gives access to a shared staircase or lift leading to this penthouse apartment.
On entering the property, you are met with an inner hallway to the left leading to a twin bedroom with a utility cupboard containing a washing machine and tumble dryer. Next door is a further twin bedroom, then a stylish kitchen, which is equipped with an electric oven and gas hob, microwave, dishwasher and fridge/freezer. The lounge/diner sits at the front of the property and has stunning panoramic sea views, TV/DVD and a bar area with a fridge and freezer. Heading back into the entrance hall you will find a second inner hallway to the right, is the third twin bedroom which has an en-suite Jack-and-Jill bathroom with a shower over bath and WC, also accessed via the hall. Completing the accommodation is a king-size bedroom with an en-suite shower and WC and doors leading onto a balcony.
Heading outside from the kitchen or lounge you will find a generous terrace to the left of the apartment, with a table and chairs and sea views. Double doors on the right of the lounge or king-size bedroom bring you onto a second terrace, also with sea views. There is off-road parking for two cars.
- Prestigious location with panoramic views over Swanage Bay and two balconies
- Within Swanage town centre and opposite the popular sandy beach
- Easy access to the South West Coast Path and Durlston Country Park
- 4 Bedrooms 1 king-size and 3 twins
- 1 En suite bathroom with shower over bath and WC (Jack and Jill also accessed via the hall) and 1 en suite shower room with shower and WC
- Electric oven and gas hob, microwave, dishwasher and fridge/freezer
- Utility cupboard with washing machine and tumble dryer (located in one of the twin bedrooms)
- Off-road parking for 2 cars
- Beach, pubs and shops within walking distance
- TV/DVD in the lounge
- Two roof terraces with furniture
- Regret no children under 2 years
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.