Located in Weymouth, Dorset
A three-storey holiday home tucked just back from the harbour in Weymouth with three bedrooms that can sleep four people.
- Sleeps: 4
- Bedrooms: 3
- Bathrooms: 2
- Pet Friendly: 1
Centrally located in Weymouth town centre and just steps away from Weymouth harbour, offering beautifully arranged accommodation is the unique holiday cottage Midships. Situated for enjoying all that Weymouth has to offer on foot, you can park the car and forget about it for your duration. All within a short stroll is Weymouth’s beautiful beach, picture-postcard old harbour and the main town centre with all the usual high street shops.
Midships is tucked just a few steps from Weymouth Harbour with an upside-down layout with everything you need just a walk away. In addition, Midships allows all the family to holiday together as it is pet-friendly allowing one well-behaved dog to stay as well. 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 Midships comprises of on the ground floor a single with en-suite shower room. Up to the first floor where you will find another single bedroom and a cloakroom and an open plan living area. You have a large L shaped sofa and armchair, TV, WiFi and a circular table and 4 chairs by the bay window. The kitchen is equipped with a gas range style cooker, microwave, fridge/freezer, dishwasher and washing machine. Up to the second floor where you will find the king-size double bedroom with en-suite bathroom with a bath with a shower over, basin and toilet.
Outside is a small courtyard complete with furniture. There is off-road parking. Your fuel, power, bed linen and towels are all included in the price. Midships accepts one well-behaved dog.
- Gas Central heating
- Gas range style cooker
- Washing Machine
- Tumble dryer
- Fuel and power included in rent
- Bed linen and towels included in rent
- Welcomes 1 well behaved dog
- Sorry, no smoking
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.