Located in Weymouth, Dorset
This terraced cottage rests in Weymouth, Dorset and can sleep four people in two bedrooms.
- Sleeps: 4
- Bedrooms: 2
- Bathrooms: 1
- Pet Friendly: No
Kingfisher Cottage is a terraced property resting in Weymouth, Dorset. It comes with two bedrooms, comprising of a double and a twin, together sleeping four people and served by a bathroom with a shower over bath. Downstairs, there is a kitchen, a conservatory/dining room and a sitting room. Outside, there is two allocated parking spaces and a rear garden with decking and patio table and chairs. Kingfisher Cottage is a superb base for a family fun holiday.
Kingfisher Cottage is a terraced holiday cottage in the ever-popular 'Maltings' development in Weymouth, offering a wonderful base for a family seeking to spend some quality time in this part of Dorset.
After entering the property, you will find yourself right at home within the sitting room, with the plush sofa inviting you to sink into it, unwind and put up your feet after your day of walking and exploring. Moving through the property will bring you to the light-filled kitchen, where you will find everything you could possibly need to cater for yourself, whether it be a picnic for the beach or a hearty evening meal. Enjoy your wonderfully prepared family meal in the spacious conservatory/dining room, which can be accessed through the kitchen.
As the evening draws to a close, venture to the two bedrooms, comprising of a king-size bed and a twin bedroom, together sleeping four people and served by a sleek family bathroom. The rear patio is perfect for alfresco dining, or to unwind with a glass of wine, as you plan your next day’s adventure.
The Maltings is a popular location with holidaymakers due to its tranquil and exclusive residential location, while still close to the popular Brewers Quay area and harbour. Numerous restaurants, pubs and cafes are all within a leisurely walk and Newton's Cove, favoured by locals and children alike for its rock pools and crabbing, is just around the corner. The gardens here offer an ideal setting for a picnic and you can watch the sea glistening in the summer sun with views of the isle of Portland in the distance. The hustle and bustle of Weymouth's award-winning main sandy beach with its shallow waters are only a short walk away and has a wide range of family attractions from donkey rides on the beach to traditional Punch and Judy shows and amusement arcades. Kingfisher Cottage is perfect for both families and couples looking to spend some quality time away, located in the ideal spot to explore the Jurassic Coast.
- Gas central heating
- Oven, gas hob, fridge/freezer, dishwasher, washing machine, WiFi and TV
- Fuel and power included in rent
- Bed linen and towels included in rent
- Cot and highchair available
- Off-road allocated parking spaces for two cars
- Rear garden with decking and patio table and chairs
- Sorry, no pets or smoking allowed
- Shop under half a mile, pub under 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.