Located in Weymouth, Dorset
With uninterrupted English Channel views, this modern semi-detached home is the perfect base for beach lovers.
- Sleeps: 4
- Bedrooms: 2
- Bathrooms: 1
- Pet Friendly: No
Set in an enviable position behind Overcombe Beach, this property is just steps from golden sand and surf. Take a leisurely stroll along the water’s edge before breakfast or take to the water with a spot of kayaking, windsurfing, kite surfing or paddle boarding before warming up with a hot drink at the beachside cafe. Weymouth itself is just 2 miles away and offers an abundance of shops, cafes and restaurants together with a lively line-up of annual attractions and events. From here, visit the rugged island of Portland where you will be rewarded by stunning views across the Chesil, Portland Harbour and Weymouth.
A shared porch opens into this property’s entrance hall, which offers space to store coats, boots and bags. The kitchen/diner beyond is a light and airy room with wooden flooring, traditional units, a good-sized dining table and fantastic patio doors opening onto the garden, perfect for year-round entertaining. Also, on this floor is a cosy twin bedroom with a stunning sea view and a TV/DVD for those long lazy mornings, together with a tiled walk-in shower. Step upstairs to reach the lounge, which benefits from elevated sea views and a large Juliette balcony. Filled with natural light, this is a calming space for reading and relaxing after a long day by the sea. Also, on this floor is a double bedroom with a sea glimpse.
Step outside from the kitchen to enjoy a delicious BBQ on the patio in the terraced courtyard garden, which has been beautifully planted with colourful tubs and raised beds. There is allocated off-road parking for one car.
- Light and bright modern Dorset home in an enviable seaside location
- Wonderful views over Weymouth Bay from a Juliette balcony
- A short stroll from Overcombe Beach for kayaking, windsurfing, kite surfing and paddleboarding
- Close to the shops, cafes and restaurants of lively Weymouth
- Terraced courtyard garden with a BBQ and sea views
- Beautifully decorated inside in serene coastal tones
- 2 bedrooms 1 double with reduced height in the eaves and 1 twin
- 1 bathroom with walk-in shower
- Cooker, fridge, microwave, washing machine and freezer
- Wi-Fi included
- Central heating included
- Allocated parking for 1 car in the nearby car park
- Regret no pets
- Beach 10 yards
- Regret no children under the age of 3
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.