The Kings Statue
Located in Weymouth, Dorset
This second-floor apartment lies in Weymouth, Dorset and can sleep four people in two bedrooms.
- Sleeps: 4
- Bedrooms: 2
- Bathrooms: 1
- Pet Friendly: No
The Kings Statue is a second-floor apartment with a seafront location in the popular Dorset seaside town of Weymouth. Sleeping 4 guests, it is perfect for families wanting a traditional seaside holiday.
Overlooking the scenic waters of the Jurassic Coast rests this contemporary second-floor apartment, The Kings Statue, boasting a seafront location and perfectly positioned to explore the delightful coastline of Dorset. This property offers an idyllic base for a family or group of friends looking to discover all that this lively seaside town has to offer and is a wonderful coastal escape at any time of year.
Venture inside the property and be welcomed into the open-plan living space, beautifully decorated and flooded with natural light invited in through the towering bay windows, framing panoramic views across the water. Head into the amply-equipped kitchen to rustle up some tasty treats to enjoy gathered around the dining table with a glass of wine, before retiring to the snug seating area for a movie night in front of the television. When sleep calls, choose between the king-size and the twin bedroom, both featuring a light and airy décor and offering ample storage space to house your belongings, and prepare for a new day with an invigorating rinse in the gleaming contemporary shower room.
Pack up the essentials and cross the road to the award-winning Weymouth Beach where you can enjoy a revitalizing dip in the sea and the child build sandcastle in the soft golden sands before treating everyone to a delicious Dorset ice cream or takeaway fresh fish and chips from one of the many takeaway kiosks. Thrill-seekers can partake in watersports such as stand up paddleboarding and windsurfing at Portland Harbour, a 20-minute car ride away or if you prefer to stay on land, there's an exciting array of family-friendly attractions worth visiting, including SEA LIFE Centre, the Leisureranch at Lodmoor Country Park, Sandworld and the historic Nothe Fort. Head off on foot to explore the cliffside remains of Sandsfoot Castle, dating back to the 16th Century and boasting spectacular views across the bay, and join the trail of the South West Coast Path to Wyke Regis.
Head to the nearby lively town of Bridport to discover many bars, cafes and restaurants along with the fabulous street market held weekly, perfect for picking up a keepsake to take home.
With all of this and more, choose The Kings Statue as the perfect base for an unforgettable holiday to Weymouth.
- Electric central heating
- Electric oven and hob, microwave, fridge, freezer, dishwasher, TV and WiFi
- Fuel and power are included in rent
- Bed linen and towels are included in rent
- Two permits are provided, one for on-street parking around the property and one for several car parks in the area, the nearest either being the Swannery or the Pavilion, both about 5 minutes walk
- This permit can also be used on Chesil Beach and Portland Bill
- Car parking is always subject to availability
- Sorry, no pets and no smoking
- Shop and pub 150 metres, beach 200 metres
- Please note: There are a few stairs leading from the communal hallway to a landing area and then four half- flights of stairs up to the property
- Note: There is no lift available
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.