Located in Weymouth, Dorset
This traditional harbourside cottage is in the town of Weymouth in Dorset and can sleep 5 people in 3 bedrooms.
- Sleeps: 5
- Bedrooms: 3
- Bathrooms: 3
- Pet Friendly: No
Harbourside Cottage is a traditional harbourside cottage situated in the town of Weymouth in Dorset and benefits from close location to town centre and beach. The cottage can sleep 5 people in 1 4ft bed with en-suite shower, 1 twin single, 1 double with en-suite shower bedroom as well as a family bathroom. The rest of the cottage is made up of a kitchen, a dining/sitting room with a feature fire place. To the outside of the cottage is parking permit for local public car park. Harbourside Cottage is perfect for family holiday near Old Harbour close to bustling town centre.
Harbourside Cottage is a fantastically located charming cottage set right on Weymouth's harbourside with commanding views of the ever-changing scenes as fishing boats and luxury yachts come and go. Within an easy walk are shops, the beach, cafes, bistros and restaurants meaning you can forget about the car for the week if you wanted and just enjoy your seaside holiday. This is a perfect home from home with every convenience thought about so you can relax and enjoy your time away. 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 Harbourside Cottage comprises of a lobby area with access to the courtyard, the dining room which seats six in comfort and the kitchen equipped with a range style cooker, microwave, fridge/freezer, dishwasher, washing machine and tumble dryer as well as a range of accessories and utensils. Up to the first floor, you can find the sitting room with those magnificent harbourside views, comfy seating, TV, DVD player and WiFi-enabled throughout. There are three bedrooms arranged as a double with en-suite shower room, a twin on the second floor and a 4ft bed with en-suite shower room. The family bathroom has a free-standing bath, separate shower, basin and toilet. There are feature fireplaces in the dining room, sitting room and a bedroom to add to the charm. A cot can be provided.
There is a small courtyard garden complete with a bistro-style table and chairs. A parking permit for the local public car park is provided. Your fuel, power, bed linen and towels are all included in the price.
- Gas central heating
- Underfloor heating on the ground floor
- Fridge/freezer, washing machine, tumble dryer, dishwasher, DVD player, Wifi
- Small courtyard with patio furniture
- Feature fireplaces in the dining room, sitting room and bedroom 3
- Fuel and power included in rent
- Linen and towel included in rent
- Parking permit for local public car park inclusive
- Sorry, strictly no smoking
- No pets
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.