Located in Weymouth, Dorset
Harbour View is a detached lodge in Weymouth, Dorset and can sleep two people in one bedroom with fantastic sea views.
- Sleeps: 2
- Bedrooms: 1
- Bathrooms: 1
- Pet Friendly: No
Harbour View is a detached lodge resting in Weymouth, Dorset. This all-ground-floor accommodation comes with two bedrooms, comprising of a double bed and a small single bed, together sleeping three people and served by a shower room. Completing the interior is an open-plan living room with kitchen, dining area and sitting area. Outside, there is off-road parking for one car and a patio area with seating overlooking the sea. Harbour View is a wonderful retreat. Please note: This property is suitable for a maximum of 2 adults and 1 child above the age of 10, it is not suitable for 3 adults.
Nestled on the outskirts of Weymouth with captivating coastal views is this lodge-style holiday accommodation, Harbour View. This quaint retreat has been designed to offer couples or small families a wonderful base in which to explore all that this corner of Dorset has to offer.
The interior of the abode enjoys contemporary furnishings and everything you could possibly need to enjoy a self-catering stay. Step into the open-plan living room, where bi-folding door filter in natural light into the space and offer breath-taking views as you unwind, cook or dine. The compact, yet well-equipped kitchen comes with a gas oven, gas hob, microwave, fridge/freezer and dishwasher to rustle up tasty treats, which can be enjoyed at the dining table. After dinner, snuggle up on the plush grey sofa, positioned so that you can catch up on your favourite TV programmes or simply admire the stunning views that this property boasts. Concluding the interior is an elegantly-appointed bedroom, consisting of a double bedroom served by a sleek shower room.
To the exterior, look forward to opening up the doors and stepping out onto the private terrace area, where you can enjoy your morning coffee or open up a bottle of something of an evening, as you savour the views from the outdoor seating and admire the soundtrack of the crashing waves.
If you can tear yourself away, visit the neighbouring Sandsfoot Castle and its beautiful gardens, with its kiosk that sells delicious pastries, ice creams, tea cakes and beverages. Why not take a bike ride along The Rodwell Trail, or a stroll down to the nearby beach for some snorkelling or paddle-boarding? Venture into the centre of Weymouth, where you will be spoilt for choice by the selection of shops, eateries and pubs, as well as attractions for the whole family to enjoy. Such attractions including the glorious beach with its long arc of fine golden sands, where children can look forward to donkey rides and adults can find a peaceful spot for soaking up the sun. Stroll the harbour, where you can while away a couple of hours by enjoying a drink at one of the harbourside bars and watching the luxury yachts, fishing trawlers and tall ships coming and going. Younger guests will be delighted visiting SEA LIFE Centre, or immerse yourself in the local history by visiting Nothe Fort, which is an open museum in a Victorian coastal fort.
From here, head to the rugged “Isle” of Portland, which is linked to the mainland by the 18-mile long Chesil Beach, or head north to visit the town of Dorchester. Harbour View promises to be a splendid retreat, offering a relaxed holiday in Dorset.
- One bedroom: 1 x double room
- Shower room with walk-in shower, basin and WC
- Open-plan living room with kitchen, dining area and sitting area
- Calor gas central heating
- Gas oven and hob, microwave, fridge/freezer, dishwasher, 43 inch TV with DVD player, and a selection of DVDs
- Fuel and power inc in rent
- Bed linen and towels inc in rent
- Off-road designated parking for one car, no additional parking on site
- Front patio area with seating and views of the beach and sea
- Sorry, no pets or smoking allowed
- Shop half a mile, pub 450 metres
- Please note: This property is for adults only, does not take children
- Please note; Check-in 4pm, Check-out 10am
- Please note: There is a Good Housekeeping Bond of £100 for this property
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.