Harbour View Bungalow
Located in Weymouth, Dorset
- Sleeps: 6
- Bedrooms: 3
- Bathrooms: 2
- Pet Friendly: No
This contemporary, detached, New England style bungalow with generous, bright airy rooms comes complete with a veranda where you can unwind and gaze at the squirrels as they dance in the trees or admire the boats in Newton’s Cove. With its extensive and unique history and only a leisurely 3-minute stroll from the front door, Nothe Fort offers stunning undisturbed views over Weymouth Bay and Portland.
Harbour View Bungalow is a detached New England style bungalow with veranda in the popular Newton's Cove area of Weymouth. Perfectly positioned, you can relax in tranquil surroundings yet be in the heart of buzzing Weymouth in just a few minutes. An open plan living area makes for a very social occasion and the bedrooms are all of a good size. 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 Harbour View Bungalow comprises of an open plan living area with TV with FreeSat, DVD player, Wii games console, board games and WiFi-enabled throughout. The kitchen has a dining area with seating for four and equipped with a range style cooker, microwave, fridge/freezer, dishwasher and washing machine. A conservatory gives you further options for relaxation. There are three bedrooms arranged as a king-size double with en suite shower room and two twin bedrooms. The bathroom has a Jacuzzi bath with shower over, basin and toilet. A cot can be provided upon request.
Outside is a covered veranda and a garden with patio complete with a number of seating areas. There is off-road parking and a mobile wheelchair ramp is available at this property. Your fuel, power, bed linen and towels are all included in the price.
- Bedrooms: 1 x super king-size with en-suite, shower, basin and WC
- 2 x twin singles
- Bathroom, Jacuzzi bath (subject to availability) shower over, basin and WC, open plan living, kitchen dining room, conservatory, covered veranda
- Garden with patio
- Gas central heating, washing machine, dishwasher, freezer, Freesat, DVD, TV and TV’s in all bedrooms, Wifi
- Phone, incoming calls only
- Jacuzzi bath (*subject to availability), travel cot, garden and veranda furniture, off-road parking for up to 4 cars
- Fuel and power included in rent
- Bed linen and towels included in rent
- A mobile wheelchair ramp is available at this property
- Many extras including complimentary refreshments, board games, disposable BBQ & Wii
- Sorry, no pets
- Sorry, no smoking
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.