Located in Weymouth, Dorset
- Sleeps: 5
- Bedrooms: 3
- Bathrooms: 1
- Pet Friendly: 1
Secreted away in an elevated position a few minutes’ stroll from the Brewers Quay area adjacent to the old harbourside in Weymouth is Harbour Reach, a renovated fisherman’s cottage. One of the most favoured locations for locals and holidaymakers alike is Hope Square, at Brewers Quay.
Harbour Reach lies in an elevated position just a few minutes stroll to popular Brewers Quay, Nothe Gardens, Newton's Cove and Hope Square in the old harbour area of Weymouth with sea views over Weymouth Bay. This fully renovated fisherman's cottage is in one of the most favoured locations with numerous pretty bistros, pubs and cafes perfect for alfresco dining in the summer and cosy fireside drinks in the winter. 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. This can all be enjoyed by the whole family as Harbour Reach accepts one well-behaved dog.
The accommodation at Harbour Reach comprises of a sitting room with plenty of comfy seating, gas wood burner, TV, DVD player, dining table with seating for six and WiFi-enabled throughout. The kitchen comes equipped with an electric oven and gas hob, microwave, fridge, freezer, dishwasher and washing machine as well as a range of accessories and utensils. There are three bedrooms arranged as a twin and a single on the first floor and a second-floor double. The bathroom has a bath with a shower over, basin and toilet. A cot, stairgate and highchair can be provided.
Outside you have a small yard with a raised deck area complete with furniture. A parking permit for one car in nearby Nothe car park about 5 min walk away from the cottage. Your fuel, power, bed linen and towels are all included in the price.
- Set over three floors
- Three bedrooms; 1 x twin and 1 x small double on the first floor and 1 x double on the second floor
- Bathroom with bath, shower over, basin and WC
- Living room with feature gas fire and dining area
- Small outdoor decked area with table and chairs
- Gas central heating, gas fire, electric oven, gas hob, microwave, fridge, freezer, washing machine, dishwasher, TV, DVD, WiFi
- Fuel and power included in rent
- Bed linen and towels included in rent
- Cot and high chair available
- Parking permit for one car in nearby Nothe car park about 5 min walk away from the cottage
- Small rear yard with decked area
- Welcomes one well-behaved dog at a cost of £21 per week
- Sorry, no smoking
- Pub and shop 5 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.