Located in Weymouth, Dorset
This harbourside house is in the town of Weymouth in Dorset and can sleep 7 people in 4 bedrooms.
- Sleeps: 7
- Bedrooms: 4
- Bathrooms: 2
- Pet Friendly: No
Mutiny House is a harbourside house situated in the town of Weymouth in Dorset and benefits from beautiful harbour views. The house can sleep 7 people in 1 double with en-suite shower, 1 twin single with pull out bed, 1 single, 1 double with en-suite shower in the corner of the room as well as a bathroom. The rest of the house is made up of a fitted kitchen/dining/sitting room with a woodburning stove. L zone roadside parking for 1 car. Mutiny House conveniently placed for families or large groups wishing to holiday close to the town centre.
Mutiny House is located directly adjacent to the pretty picturesque old harbour at Weymouth, and close to the Brewers Quay. It is a stone's throw from the popular Weymouth beach and town centre. The property is a very good base to explore the area and surrounding Dorset Coast.
Accommodating up to seven guests in four bedrooms of which two boast having en-suites. Accessed from the landing is a cloakroom and there’s a separate bathroom on the ground floor for your convenience. Being in the comfort of your armchair relax and watch the hustle and bustling scene of the Old Harbour with fishing boats and yachts passing under the old town bridge. Nearby in Hope Square, you will find a selection of restaurants, cafes and tea rooms. The main sandy beach with its shallow waters is within easy walking distance or you may fancy taking the charming rowboat ferry across the harbour to the beach directly.
As the coast always look a bit different from water, there are quite a few options for a boat cruise. Explore the area by visiting the Isle of Portland popular with rock climbers, water sports enthusiasts and birdwatchers. At the top of Portland is the popular Portland Bill lighthouse and Pulpit Rock. Venture further East and you will be amazed by a stunning Durdle Door arch and Lulworth Cove. Weymouth’s town centre with its variety of high street shops, cinema and ten pin bowling is just a short walk along the harbour and over the town bridge. Within a five-minute walk you can reach wonderful Newton's Cove, a small sheltered beauty spot with rock pools ideal for children to explore and the adjacent Nothe Fort gardens; the perfect location for a morning stroll and don’t forget to pack a picnic. Mutiny house is a comfortable holiday home for all to enjoy with harbour views from the property.
- Gas central heating with wood burner, electric oven and hob, microwave, fridge/freezer, washing machine, tumble dryer, dishwasher, TV, DVD, Wifi
- Fuel and power included in rent
- Bed linen and towels included in rent
- Cot and high chair available
- L zone one roadside parking permit available, the zone map provided
- Small rear yard
- 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.