Located in Weymouth, Dorset
This contemporary Victorian apartment is in the Bincleaves area of Weymouth, near to the Harbour, in Dorset and can sleep 4 people in 2 bedrooms.
- Sleeps: 4
- Bedrooms: 2
- Bathrooms: 2
- Pet Friendly: No
Located in a lower ground floor apartment Jurassic Hideaway is a Victorian-style house in Weymouth with step-free level entry. Nearby Newton’s Cove, favoured by locals and children alike, fascinates with its rock pools waiting to be explored. Weymouth’s town centre is only a 15-minute stroll away, where you will find the award-winning beach with its golden sands and numerous eating and entertainment venues.
Located in a lower ground floor apartment Jurassic Hideaway is a Victorian-style house in Weymouth with step-free level entry.
Offering a good base to discover the beautiful Dorset countryside Jurassic Hideaway is set close to all local amenities in Weymouth. Accommodating up to four guests in two bedrooms, one double and one twin single – this is the perfect holiday home for couples or a small family. Jurassic Hideaway has been decorated to a very high standard noticeable by the attention to detail throughout, especially the quality of fixtures and fittings in the kitchen and bathroom.
The popular tourist areas of Brewers Quay and the old harbour are within walking distance; Follow the coast around to the hidden oasis called Sandsfoot beach and the ruins of Sandsfoot Castle, which will take you to the road leading to the isle of Portland and the Fleet. Nearby Newton’s Cove, favoured by locals and children alike, fascinates with its rock pools waiting to be explored. Weymouth’s town centre is only a 15-minute stroll away, where you will find the award-winning beach with its golden sands and numerous eating and entertainment venues. An easy drive to the Sailing Academy on the Isle of Portland, with the seas around Weymouth and Portland being recognised as one of the best areas for water sports in the UK and which played host to the 2012 Olympics.
If you travel slightly further you will discover numerous attractions across South Dorset including Monkey World, Country Houses, picture-postcard villages and the remainder of the Jurassic Coastline, all easily accessible and make for a great day out. Jurassic Hideaway is the ideal quality apartment to enjoy a brilliant seaside holiday close to local amenities with your friends or family!
- Gas central heating with electric fire, electric oven and gas hob, microwave, fridge/freezer, washer/dryer, dishwasher
- Smart TV, Blu-ray, DAB radio, Xbox, WiFi, selection of books
- Fuel, power included in rent
- Bed linen and towels included in rent
- Cot and high chair available
- Off-road parking (designated space) for one car plus additional roadside parking in the street subject to availability
- Sorry, no pets and 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.