Located in Weymouth, Dorset
- Sleeps: 5
- Bedrooms: 2
- Bathrooms: 2
- Pet Friendly: 2
Footprint is located in a gated development, formerly a stable in Weymouth. The property has a sitting room with dining area. There are two bedrooms, 1 x double, with a single bed and with en-suite and 1 x twin (very small room) plus a family bathroom. To the front of the property, there is a small patio with furniture. The property also has allocated gated parking for one car. Footprint in Weymouth a few minutes walk from the harbourside is the ideal place for your seaside holiday.
Footprint is located in the much sought after area of Shire Horse Mews, a converted stable in the Devenish Brewery area of Weymouth. It has a stylish interior and well equipped so you can relax from the moment you arrive. Footprint also benefits from being pet-friendly allowing one well behaved dog to holiday with you. Weymouth has a wonderful curving arc of golden, sandy beach that has been awarded a Blue Flag award consistently over the years. Adjacent to the town it allows easy access to the shops, restaurants and cafes. But there is so much to see and do in the town. Relax in Greenhill Gardens, Nothe Gardens or at Radipole Lake and Gardens. Go on a Jurassic Safari to discover parts of Dorset you wouldn't find yourself, or explore the harbour area and go on a fishing trip. Discover the restaurants and cafes around Brewers Quay and Hope Square. Explore the history of the 19th century Nothe Fort or find out about our marine life at the Sea Life Centre. Be amazed at the creations at Sandworld Sculpture Park or have fun at Lodmoor Country Park.
The accommodation at Footprint comprises of a lounge/diner with TV, DVD player, WiFi-enabled throughout and dining table and chairs for six. The kitchen is equipped with a gas hob and electric oven, microwave, fridge, freezer, dishwasher and washing machine. A cloakroom rounds off the ground floor. There are two bedrooms arranged as a king-size double with additional single bed with en-suite shower room and a twin room. The bathroom has a bath with shower over, basin and toilet. A cot is available if you need one for your visit.
Outside you have a patio to the front of the cottage complete with furniture. There is electric gated off road parking for one car behind allocated standard-sized undercover parking space. Your fuel, power, bed linen and towels are all included in the price.
- Gas central heating
- Electric oven and gas hob, fridge, freezer, washing machine, dishwasher, TV, DVD, WiFi
- Fuel and power included in rent
- Bed linen and towels included in rent
- A cot is available
- Electric gated off road parking for one car behind allocated standard-sized undercover parking space
- Patio in front of the cottage with furniture
- One well behaved dog welcome or enquire for two small pets, sorry no smoking
- Shop and pub 5 min
- Harbour 10 min
- Beach 1 mile
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.