Located in Weymouth, Dorset
A three-storey terraced cottage just moments from Weymouth harbour. This cottage sleeps five people in three bedrooms.
- Sleeps: 5
- Bedrooms: 3
- Bathrooms: 2
- Pet Friendly: No
Louisa Cottage is a three storey terraced cottage near Weymouth harbour. The cottage can sleep five people in three bedrooms. On the ground floor there is a sitting room with dining area and a fully fitted kitchen. Over the first and second floors there are 1 x double, 1 x twin and 1 x single, along with a bathroom and shower room,. To the rear of the property is a small patio courtyward with furniture. There is a parking permit for nearby public car park. Louisa cottage just steps from Weymouth harbour is perfect for your family seaside holiday.
A spacious period cottage located in one of the most picturesque and popular areas of Brewers Quay in Weymouth which plays host to a few festivals throughout the year.
Several steps from the front door is the Old Harbour where you can try your hand at crabbing with children. In the summer months, you can barely see a free spot along the harbour to do so!
Watch the famous lifting Town Bridge going up every two hours (you can check the times on the bridge itself) and admire this unusual mechanism allowing boats and yachts in and out the Marina. Bright, airy and lovely decorated rooms with harbour views, the well-equipped kitchen and a sitting room with dining table for you to enjoy a tasty evening meal or family breakfast - all together make a perfect holiday home in Weymouth for you to experience. There is a selection of restaurants, cafes and pubs, perfect for trying the freshly caught seafood. Visiting one of the traditional fish and chips is a must too.
Walk along the Harbour and you will reach beautiful Nothe Fort and gardens where you can enjoy a picnic and an afternoon stroll. The town centre with its high street shops and local individual shops, cinema and bowling are a leisurely stroll away, as is the golden, long and sandy award-winning main beach with its shallow bathing waters. Venture further along the esplanade, on your left you will see RSPB Lodmoor which makes a good day out spotting a variety of wildlife.
Further, you will reach Preston, a beautiful suburb of Weymouth which is popular with water sports enthusiasts Bowleaze cove and sandy beach If you walk towards West, you will reach the National Sailing Academy as well very popular with sports enthusiasts. Either path you take, you can be sure of the beautiful scenery that will be leading the way. Just short drive away from Weymouth is the market town of Bridport and county town of Dorchester with an array of shops, from high street to local businesses, beautiful narrow streets and museums. Not too far from Bridport is the popular place of West Bay with gorgeous cliffs and pebble beach. If you wish to explore further, you will reach two very popular locations for fossil hunting – Charmouth and Lyme Regis. Louisa Cottage is a bright, lovely and spacious cottage close to all local amenities and the town centre, beach for all the family to enjoy.
- Gas central heating
- Electric oven and gas hob, microwave, fridge/freezer, washing machine, TV, DVD, WiFi, selection of books
- Fuel and power included
- Bed linen and towels included
- A cot is available
- Car parking permit for one car in the nearby public car park
- Small rear patio courtyard with garden furniture
- Sorry, no pets and no smoking
- Shop and pub 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.