Harbour View, Mudeford
Located in Christchurch, Dorset
Harbour View, Mudeford is a well-appointed cottage located just a stone's throw from the centre of Christchurch in Dorset and can sleep four people in two bedrooms.
- Sleeps: 4
- Bedrooms: 2
- Bathrooms: 2
- Pet Friendly: 2
168 Stanpit is a lovely, single-storey cottage nestled on the waters edge, a stone’s throw away from Christchurch town centre in Dorset. It offers two bedrooms; a king-size double with en-suite bathroom and a twin, sleeping four people altogether. There is also a shower room and an open-plan living room with kitchen, breakfast table, dining area and sitting area. Outside is off-road parking for one car and an enclosed garden with decking garden furniture and lawn area. 168 Stanpit offers a refreshing break by the sea.
Harbour View, Mudeford is a charming waterside property located in Stanpit, a small village on the edge of Christchurch Harbour. With wonderful harbour views and walks right from your doorstep, this holiday home will ensure your holiday experience will be a memorable one for all the right reasons. The main rooms take full advantage of this great position with views to Hengistbury Head nature reserve as well as out over the water. The gate at the bottom of the garden leads onto Fisherman's bank and the harbour coastal path. This can be enjoyed by the whole family as Harbour View, Mudeford accepts one well-behaved dog. Take a walk along the riverfront to cafes, the Boathouse Restaurant, children's play area and the Splash Park. Discover local history at the Red House Museum or at the Norman Castle, both just a short walk away. Explore the Old Quay, whether you have a look at the art gallery, have a bite to eat at the cafes or pubs or take a boat trip to explore along the river. The local pub is just 0.3 miles away with the closest shop 0.9 miles away.
The accommodation at Harbour View, Mudeford is all on the ground floor and comprises an open plan living area with comfy seating and views from large double doors leading to the decking area and garden, TV, CD player and WiFi-enabled throughout. There is both a dining area and breakfast table and the kitchen is equipped with an electric oven and gas hob, microwave, fridge/freezer, dishwasher and washing machine. There are two bedrooms arranged as a king-size double with an en-suite bath with shower over, basin and toilet and a twin. The bathroom has a shower, basin and toilet.
Outside is a lawned garden with a deck complete with a table and chairs. A shed is available to store bikes and an outdoor table tennis table is available to use. There is off-road parking available for one car. Your fuel, power, bed linen and towels are all included in the price.
- Gas central heating
- Electric oven, gas hob, microwave, fridge/freezer, washing machine, dishwasher, 2 x TVs, DVD player, CD player, wifi
- Fuel and power included in rent
- Bed linen and towels included in rent
- Off-road parking for 1 car
- Enclosed garden with decking garden furniture and lawn area, with charcoal BBQ available to use
- 2 well-behaved dog's welcome
- Sorry, no smoking
- Shop just under 1 mile, pub 500 metres
- Note: You have access to a private mooring at this property, where you can bring your kayaks, there are also 2 kayaks available for use upon request
- Note: There is access to the water's edge from the garden, children to be supervised
Christchurch lies between the beautiful New Forest National Park and Bournemouth. Visit the area for the beaches which extend for four miles and are beautiful golden sand. The nearby villages of Highcliffe and Mudeford offer fantastic opportunities for crab fishing. Highcliffe Beach and Friars Cliffe are safe for swimming. The town has an array of shops in the pedestrianized Saxon square as well as a weekly market. Christchurch has a variety of cafes and pubs around the Quay, relax and soak up the tranquil atmosphere. Christchurch plays host to the Food and Wine Festival in May and has over 100 stalls. Join the atmosphere of the Music Festival on the first weekend of July. Catch the Annual Regatta held on the second week of August which ends with a superb fireworks display.
Activities and Attraction
Take a boat to the vast Nature reserve of Brownsea Island owned by the National Trust. Try Watermans Adventure Park catering for different age groups. Or, for family fun then Christchurch Quay and Splash Park cater for all ages. Adventure Wonderland is a great park catering to younger children. We have visited several times and it always goes down well and we stay until closing! Christchurch and Highcliffe Castle are a must for history lovers with Highcliffe Castle having a cafe to relax in after your tour.