Located in Weymouth, Dorset
A three-bedroom terraced property set over three floors in the heart of Weymouth, can sleep 7 people.
- Sleeps: 7
- Bedrooms: 3
- Bathrooms: 1
- Pet Friendly: No
Globe Cottage is a contemporary and modern terraced house located conveniently near the harbour and beach in the heart of Weymouth’s town centre.
Globe Cottage is a contemporary and modern terraced house located conveniently near the harbour and beach in the heart of Weymouth’s town centre. Spread over three floors, the ground floor is being offered as a good social space which houses the lounge, dining room and kitchen area. All three bedrooms are spread over the first and second floors meaning there is ample room to enjoy your holiday.
Weymouth’s fine Georgian esplanade fronts a long and sandy beach which is famous for its shallow waters. The town centre of Weymouth has an excellent combination of high street and independent shops as well as ten pin bowling and a nine-screen cinema. The Harbour and pretty Hope Square are edged by tea shops, cafes and restaurants, all of which are just a short stroll away over the town bridge.
Sit and watch the town bridge which raises to let boats through to the inner marina, The traditional harbourside has numerous places to dine, from traditional fish & chips to fine restaurants specialising in Dorset produce and local fish. Sleeping up to 7 people Globe Cottage provides an ideal base for families to enjoy what Dorset has to offer.
- Gas central heating
- Oven, hob, fridge, freezer, washing machine, dishwasher, TV, DVD, iPod dock, WiFi
- Fuel and power included in rent
- Bed linen and towels included in rent
- Cot and wooden highchair available on request
- Roadside parking for one car with zone permit (subject to availability on a first come first served basis)
- Sorry, no pets and no smoking
- Shop and pub 5 mins only
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.