Swanage Town Apartment
Located in Swanage, Dorset
Swanage Town Apartment is a second-floor apartment in Swanage, Dorset and can sleep four people in two bedrooms.
- Sleeps: 4
- Bedrooms: 2
- Bathrooms: 1
- Pet Friendly: No
Swanage Town Apartment is a lovely second-floor apartment resting in Swanage, Dorset. Hosting two bedrooms including a double with a TV and a twin, along with a bathroom, this property can sleep up to four guests. There is an open-plan living space with a kitchen, dining area and sitting area. Outside there is one designated parking space to the rear of the property. Swanage Town Apartment is a centrally located property, ideal for a break on the Dorset coast.
A delightful second-floor apartment resting in Swanage, a southern coastal town on Dorset's Jurassic Coast, Swanage Town Apartment offers four guests a lovely base from which to enjoy the charms of this beautiful seaside town. This excellently located apartment is within strolling distance of all that Swanage has to offer, as well as excellent walking along the South West Coast Path for further exploring this historic coastline.
Once you've travelled up the flights of stairs past the shared entrance hallway, find Swanage Town Apartment's front door and be welcomed into your holiday home. Head down the hall and into the open-plan living space, with an abundance of light from the dual aspect windows, you can relax in this contemporary space after fun days on the beach, with a sofa and an armchair to sink into set positioned around the large flatscreen TV. A modest dining area serves as the perfect place to begin the day with a hearty breakfast, with the fitted kitchen host to all you need for a self-catered stay, including an induction hob, electric oven and a fridge/freezer.
Swanage Town Apartment has two bedrooms; a charming double with a TV and a vibrant twin bedroom, served by the family bathroom with a bath and shower over, as well as a handy washing machine stored in here too.
Simply set off on foot to find a wealth of attractions around you on this remote southern isle, heading first to the beautiful golden sandy beach which has been on the receiving end of many European Blue Flag Awards thanks to its clean waters, with deck chairs available to hire as well as pedaloes, kayaks and sunbeds, it's just like being on holiday abroad! The beach is backed by a promenade and is lined with seaside amusements like mini-golf, fairground rides, and arcades, as well as Swanage Museum and the 19th century Victorian Pier which has a maritime museum and a café. Follow along the South West Coast Path and come across several excellent viewpoints and landmarks like the Prince Albert Gardens overlooking the town, the Wellington Clock Tower, expansive seascapes from Peveril Point, and further down on the edge of Dunston Country Park, The Great Globe, an amazing sculpture set on the south-east point.
For the traditional seaside holiday experience, the famous Swanage steam railway train will take you to the ancient ruins of Corfe Castle. Lulworth Castle Wareham is also worth visiting for its striking 17th-century architecture and expansive grounds, you can stay to watch re-enactments of historic events or catch a festival hosted here. For those fascinated by the Jurassic Coast, visit The Etches Collection Museum of Jurassic Marine Life which houses an astounding collection of fossils and research telling stories from millions of years ago. As well as being within easy reach of both bustling towns of Wareham and Poole, Swanage Town Apartment is a fabulous property for a Jurassic adventure in Swanage.
- Gas central heating
- Electric oven, induction hob, dishwasher, fridge/freezer, washing machine, microwave, 2 x TVs and WiFi
- Fuel and power included in rent
- Bed linen and towels included in rent
- Designated parking for one car at the rear
- Sorry, no pets and no smoking
- Shop and pub within a short walk
Swanage is a large, pretty, coastal town on the Isle of Purbeck in Dorset. The town has an array of shops, cafes and restaurants and is a great base for exploring what Swanage and the surrounding areas have to offer. Enjoy the charm and the atmosphere of the town, join in with regatta in the summer months. For those walking enthusiasts, enjoy amazing views along this stretch of the South West Coast Path. The chalky cliffs of Old Harry's Rock are spectacular and are well worth your time to visit. The rocks mark the most eastern point of the Jurassic Coast. Visit Durleston Country Park and Nature Reserve and explore the 320 acres of stunning countryside. Discover the vast species of wildlife and marvel at the spectacular views. There are plenty of water sports to try out here and great waters to try them out in.
Swanage beach is 4 miles of golden, sandy beach. Sheltered waters, and lifeguards patrolling the beach in the summer months, makes it very popular with families. This beach holds the prestigious Blue flag award for beach cleanliness. Why not hire out a traditional beach hut for the duration of your stay, this will save you carrying your beach luggage everywhere. Pedalos can be hired on the beach as can deckchairs, although dogs are not allowed on this beach from May to September. Pier Beach is a tiny sand and shingle beach near the traditional pier, perfect for sitting and watching the world go by. The clear waters make it great for snorkelling or angling. Dogs are allowed on this beach all year.
Swanage Railway is a fantastic and exciting way to see the Isle of Purbeck in style. This heritage railway has a steam and diesel train running the five and a half miles from Norden. It takes in Corfe Castle and Swanage with picnic tables at most stations for you to make the most of the day. Take a day trip to Corfe Castle, explore the castle and then make the return journey back. At Christmas, join the Swanage railway for a magical Christmas adventure for not only the children to enjoy but the adults too.