Located in Weymouth, Dorset
This Victorian detached house is in the town of Weymouth in Dorset and can sleep 8 people in 4 bedrooms.
- Sleeps: 8
- Bedrooms: 4
- Bathrooms: 3
- Pet Friendly: 2
Rowington is a Victorian detached house situated in the town of Weymouth in Dorset and boasts with luxury, pets welcome. The house can sleep 8 people in 4 double of which 2 with en-suite shower as well as a family bathroom. The rest of the house is made up of a fitted kitchen/diner and 2 sitting rooms with gas fires. To the outside of the house is a garage for 1 car and on-road parking and a lawned garden to the rear with garden furniture and enclosed front garden. Rowington is a striking home suitable for families in a quiet location.
Rowington is a large detached holiday home positioned in a tree lined avenue in a sought-after area of Weymouth. Just a 5 minute walk to popular Brewers Quay where you will find an excellent choice of restaurants and cafes. Enjoy your holiday with all the family as Rowington accepts up to two well-behaved dogs who can enjoy the large enclosed garden while you plan your next day on the comfortable seating. 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 or explore the views from the top of the Jurassic Skyline tower. Discover the history of the 19th century Nothe Fort or find out about our marine life at the Sea Life Centre. Discover amazing creations at Sandworld Sculpture Park or have fun at Lodmoor Country Park.
The accommodation at Rowington comprises of not one but two sitting room options with flat-screen TVs, an iPod docking station and WiFi-enabled throughout. The kitchen has a dining area that seats all eight guests and is equipped with a range style cooker with gas hob and electric oven, microwave, fridge/freezer, dishwasher, washing machine, tumble dryer and a range of accessories and utensils. A cloakroom rounds off the ground floor. Up to the first floor where you will find 2 double bedrooms with en suite shower rooms as well as another double bedroom with access to the bathroom with a Victorian claw-foot bath, separate shower basin and toilet. Up to the second floor and there is a final double bedroom and a single bedroom. A cot can be provided upon request.
Outside are an enclosed front and rear garden complete with comfortable seating. There is off-road parking including a garage. Your fuel, power, bed linen and towels are all included in the price.
- Second floor: 1 x twin small double suitable for one person plus standard single
- First Floor: 2 x Double Bed en-suite Shower rooms with Shower, Basin and WC
- 1 x Double bed
- Bathroom Victorian Claw foot bath, shower, basin and WC
- Ground Floor: 2 x Sitting Room, with gas fires
- Cloakroom with basin and WC
- Gas central heating, Gas fire in both lounges
- Washing machine
- Tumble dryer
- Flat-screen TVs in both lounges
- iPad docking station
- Fuel and power included in rent
- Bed linen and towels included in rent
- Large enclosed rear garden with lawns and seating area
- Enclosed front garden
- Garage, Table Tennis in the garage if it’s not being used for parking
- 2 Well behaved dogs welcome
- 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.