The Little Cottage

Located in Weymouth, Dorset

The Little Cottage in Weymouth, Dorset sleeps four in two bedrooms.

  • Sleeps: 4
  • Bedrooms: 2
  • Bathrooms: 1
  • Pet Friendly: No


The living areas in this cottage consist of an open-plan living space with a kitchen equipped with an electric oven and hob, microwave, fridge/freezer and dishwasher, a dining area with seating for four and a sitting area with Smart TV. The bedrooms consist of a king-size (zip/link, can be twin on request) and a twin serviced by a bathroom. Outside there is off-road parking for one car and a garden. Within 0.4 miles there is a shop, 0.8 miles a pub and 2.4 miles a beach. Sorry, no pets and no smoking. WiFi, fuel, power, bed linen and towels are all included in the price. The Little Cottage is a wonderful setting for a coastal retreat in Dorset. Note: The owners live next door to the property. Note: Check-in is from 4pm, check-out by 10am.

Property Details

Resting on the outskirts of the bustling town of Weymouth in Dorset is The Little Cottage. This well-presented, white-washed cottage boasts off-road parking for one car, an open-plan living space and close proximity to the town's local attractions, making this a wonderful setting for a family seascape in Dorset.

After your adventures by the sea, settle on the plush sofa with the kids while your partner whips up a hearty meal in the fully-equipped kitchen. Enjoy this as a family at the dining table while reminiscing on the memories you have created. Flick on the Smart TV and settle in for a fun family film night with some well-earned tasty snacks before travelling upstairs where a king-size and twin room await; a bathroom services both rooms. Be sure to get some rest before another action-packed day at the coast.

The Little Cottage lies a short drive from the centre of Weymouth with shops to ease your self-catered stay and pubs, including The Park and The Black Dog, which are great places for celebratory drinks or delicious pub food. The town’s centre houses attractions including SEA LIFE which offers family-friendly exhibits and an array of sea life, Weymouth Museum and Nothe Fort, a Victorian coastal fort with labyrinthine tunnels and an open museum. Take advantage of Greenhill beach, an idyllic place to spend a sunny day on the golden sandy shores with breath-taking vistas across Weymouth Bay; the famed Chesil Beach which stretches 18 miles lies nearby.

Travel inland to the town of Dorchester where you can explore Thomas Hardy’s former home, now a National Trust property, or immerse yourself in local history at Dorset Museum or the Roman Town House. Delight in the wonders of Dorset’s 95 miles Jurassic coast which begins in Sidmouth and ends near Swanage, and provides a wealth of walking trails, fossils and geological phenomenon like arches, coves and stack rocks.

The Little Cottage is perfectly located for exploring and unlocking the secrets of Dorset’s coast.


  • Two bedrooms: 1 king-size, 1 x twin
  • Bathroom with bath, shower over, basin and WC
  • Open-plan living space with kitchen, dining area and living area
  • Gas central heating
  • Electric oven and hob, microwave, fridge/freezer and dishwasher
  • Smart TV, Freeview, Xbox and WiFi
  • Fuel and power are included in the rent
  • Bed linen and towels are included in the rent
  • Off-road parking for one car
  • Sorry, no pets and no smoking
  • Shop just under ½ a mile, a pub just under 1 mile, beach just under 2½ miles
  • Note: The owners live next door to the property
  • Note: Check-in is from 4pm, check-out by 10am


Close to coast
Linen and Towels
Near a Pub
Off road parking


Area Details


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.

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