Located in Weymouth, Dorset
This terraced seaside cottage is in the town of Weymouth in Dorset and can sleep four people in two bedrooms.
- Sleeps: 4
- Bedrooms: 2
- Bathrooms: 1
- Pet Friendly: No
Mint Cottage is a terraced cottage resting in Weymouth, Dorset. It comes with two bedrooms, comprising of a double and a twin, together sleeping four people and served by a ground-floor shower room with walk-in shower, basin and WC. Completing the interior is an open-plan living room with kitchen, dining area and sitting area with electric fire. Outside, there is a first-floor terrace garden, boasting table and chairs. Mint Cottage is a charming property to this coastal spot.
Located just paces away from Weymouth’s award-winning beach, bustling town centre and the old harbour is Mint Cottage, a beautifully refurbished seaside holiday home. This charming abode is perfect for a family of up to four people seeking a traditional seaside break to this wonderful part of Dorset.
Entering Mint Cottage, be charmed by the contemporary design with a number of nautical touches, which serve as a quiet reminder of your surroundings. The open-plan living room creates a spacious social spot, where you can gather to enjoy quality time together whilst cooking, dining, and relaxing or simply planning the next day’s activities. Two plush sofas are situated around the TV and feature fireplace, creating a wonderful spot for unwinding or cosying up with a good book in hand with your loved ones around you. Beyond here is the compact, yet well-equipped kitchen where you can make the most of the appliances, including the dishwasher and washing machine.
As the evening draws to a close, catch your rest within one of the two bedrooms, with the master double bedroom enjoying crisp white sheets and ample space to prepare for your day, whilst the twin bedrooms are ideal for children or for those bringing friends along. Furthermore, Mint Cottage benefits from a first-floor terrace where you can relax and enjoy the evening after a busy day holidaying, and the table and chairs offer an opportunity for alfresco dining.
With its superb location, you will find yourself just a stone’s throw away from all the amenities Weymouth has to offer, including supermarkets, independent shops, pub and eateries. With its vast choice of restaurants and pubs, dining out in Weymouth offers you a choice of just about everything, from traditional fish and chips to fine harbourside dining where you can sample the best of the days catch from our local waters. Whilst staying here, be sure to enjoy a day out on Weymouth’s prestigious blue-flag beach, with its traditional Punch and Judy shows, donkey rides, shallow waters and soft fine sand, perfect for making castles; Weymouth is the ultimate family resort with plenty of seaside fun and entertainment on the seafront. Brewers Quay and the pretty old harbourside is within a scenic stroll, where you can relax on one of the many benches along the harbour and idle the time away watching the huge array of boats, from those returning full of the day’s seafood catches to luxury yachts that pass along.
A trip to Lulworth cove is within easy driving distance and Portland Bill, with its iconic lighthouse and stunning sea views is a good journey by car. Perfect for a small family or couples’ holiday in Weymouth.
- Gas central heating and electric fire
- Microwave, dishwasher, fridge/freezer, gas hob, oven, washing machine, Blu-ray DVD player, TV and WiFi
- Fuel and power included in rent
- Bed linen and towels included in rent
- Travel cot and high chair available
- First-floor terrace garden with table and chairs
- On-street parking - subject to availability
- Sorry, no pets or smoking allowed
- Shop and pub a short walk away
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.