Old Malthouse Apartment
Located in Weymouth, Dorset
This first-floor apartment is in the town of Weymouth in Dorset and can sleep 4 people in 2 bedrooms.
- Sleeps: 4
- Bedrooms: 2
- Bathrooms: 1
- Pet Friendly: 2
Old Malthouse apartment is a first-floor apartment situated in the town of Weymouth in Weymouth close to Old Harbour and welcomes two dogs. The apartment can sleep 4 people in a double and a twin bedroom as well as a family bathroom. The rest of the apartment is made of a kitchen/diner/sitting room. Roadside parking permit for 1 car in nearby parking areas. Old Malthouse Apartment is within walking distance to town centre and beach, perfect for families or couples.
The Old Malthouse is located near the heart of Weymouth's town centre, situated in a quiet lane, moments away from the Old Harbour and close to the award-winning blue flag beach.
Taking its name from the original use of the building, as part of a malt warehouse, it still retains many of the original characteristics of the building such as solid stone walls which give the building a feeling of sturdiness. Accommodating up to four guests in two bedrooms the property is accessed via a side turning close to the town centre. It is perfect for a small family or couples. The apartment’s first floor, accessed from the stairs in the hallway, has a spacious social area with two comfortable sofas that benefit from three large windows, the rest of the apartment has a contemporary nautical feel due to the subtle decoration in shades of blue and cream. Through the arc of the sitting area, you will find a fully-equipped kitchen with a dining table for four people.
A few minutes’ stroll from the Old Malthouse Apartment is the award-winning beach spanning around 3 miles with fine sand at one end and pebbles at another. Enjoy a day on the beach in the sun or stroll along the promenade starting with a visit to the Jurassic Skyline offering stunning 360° panoramic views of Weymouth Bay, the Isle of Portland and Jurassic Coast. Along the seafront, you will find numerous amusements for children and adults alike. Make sure to try out some delicious Dorset’s ice-cream in one of the cafes along the way.
Further afield there are many attractions worth visiting such as Monkey World, Lulworth Cove, Durdle Door and Portland Bill Lighthouse. With its excellent position in walking distance to most of Weymouth's attractions and restaurants, this is the perfect property to stay in for a while.
- Gas central heating, underfloor heating in bathroom and kitchen, electric oven and gas hob, microwave, fridge, freezer, washing machine, dishwasher, Smart TV, DVD, DAB radio, Bluetooth speaker, Wifi
- Fuel and power included in rent
- Bed linen and towels included in rent
- A highchair is available
- Fixed stairgate
- Roadside zone parking permit included for one car in nearby on-road parking areas, subject to availability
- Two well-behaved dogs welcome
- Sorry, no smoking
- Shop and pub 5 min
- Beach 5 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.