Located in Weymouth, Dorset
This well-presented renovated house is in the town of Weymouth in Dorset and can sleep 7 people in 4 bedrooms.
- Sleeps: 7
- Bedrooms: 4
- Bathrooms: 3
- Pet Friendly: No
New Boathouse is a well-presented renovated house situated in the town of Weymouth in Dorset short walk from town centre and beach with a balcony. The house can sleep 7 people in 2 double with en-suite shower, 1 single with pull out bed, 1 single bedroom as well has a family bathroom. The rest of the house is made up of kitchen/dining/sitting room. On road zone parking for 2 cars and a patio garden with furniture. New Boathouse is ideal for a seaside town holiday for families or groups close to harbour and beach.
New Boathouse is a very well-presented and restored cottage very close to the Old Harbour in Weymouth. This wonderful property has a generous modern kitchen, dining area which leads to a sitting area which is perfect for a larger family or friends holidaying together.
Sleeping up to seven guests, in four bedrooms, the accommodation is set over three floors The boathouse is a comfortable holiday home with all the necessary equipment. The Bedrooms are located on the first and second floors. The second-floor single room with an additional bed is limited in size when used as a twin as it impedes access. Two of the bedrooms on the first floor are en-suite, there is a separate family bathroom on the second floor, and a ground floor cloakroom for your convenience. Weymouth’s award-winning beach is only a short 5-minute walk from the property.
The inner harbour is only seconds away where you can sit on one of many benches, enjoy traditional fish and chips and admire the flotilla of fishing boats and yachts passing by in and out of the marina. New Boathouse is just seconds away from the main high streets which are host to the usual favourites such as Marks and Spencer and Debenhams, as well as individual quirky local shops, just around the corner is a ten-screen cinema and ten pin bowling.
You will be spoilt for choice with cuisines from Italy to China along with traditional fish and chips and fine harbourside dining. Weymouth is well placed along the Jurassic Coastline - a short car ride to the West offers the attractions of traditional picture-postcard villages such as Burton Bradstock with pretty cottages and good pubs as well as Abbotsbury Swannery and Sub-tropical gardens.
To the east, a visit to the acclaimed Monkey World or Tank Museum may be of interest. The New Boathouse is a perfectly located property in which to stay whilst enjoying a holiday in Weymouth.
- Gas central heating, microwave, electric oven, gas hob, microwave, fridge/freezer, washing machine, dishwasher, TV, DVD, WiFi, selection of books
- Fuel and power included in rent
- Bed linen and towels included in rent
- A cot is available
- Roadside zone parking permits for two cars on a first-come-first-served basis, zone map provided
- Patio garden with furniture, first-floor balcony
- Sorry, no pets and no smoking
- Pub and shop 5 min
- Beach 10 min
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.