Located in Christchurch, Dorset
A stylish single-storey property in the seaside village of Mudeford, ideally located for exploring both the coast and the delights of the New Forest National Park. Ideal for families, it offers three bedrooms.
- Sleeps: 6
- Bedrooms: 3
- Bathrooms: 2
- Pet Friendly: No
Only a twelve-minute stroll to the nearest beach and twenty minutes from Mudeford Quay, a great spot for crabbing, this seaside cottage offers plenty of activities and attractions within the area for the whole family to enjoy. If you fancy a night off cooking, a ten-minute stroll away is The Nelson in Mudeford or catch the ferry over to the sand spit and visit the popular Beach Café & Bar.
Set across one floor, this property is stylish, spacious and bright. The open plan living area is relaxing and perfect for downtime with a 47 TV and Sky Box, great for cosying up and catching a movie. The kitchen is well equipped for preparing a family feast and you can socialise and catch up over the dining table. There is a handy utility room with room to store buggies and where washing essentials can be found. The master bedroom is spacious with a king-size bed and en suite with a large shower and WC. There are a further two bedrooms, one with a king-size bed and one with two single beds. The family bathroom features a bath with a shower over and WC. A travel cot is available for babies if required.
Outside the property benefits from a large fully enclosed garden, great for basking in the sun and a patio area with furniture for outdoor dining on warmer evenings. There is parking for two cars on the drive and plenty of space for kayaks / dingy trailer parking two. If you are bringing surfboards, bikes or wet suites, these may be stored in the garage by prior arrangement for the owners and you’ll find free parking on the street outside the property.
- Stylish, spacious ground floor cottage in the seaside village of Mudeford
- Discover beautiful beaches within a 15-minute stroll
- Endless forest walks and cycling routes in the surrounding area
- Catch the ferry over to the wonderful sand spit with its quintessential beach huts
- Washing machine, tumble dryer
- Dishwasher, gas hob, oven, microwave, kettle, toaster
- Fridge, fridge freezer
- 47 TV with a Sky box and DVD player, Dab Radio, iPod docking station
- Gas central heating
- Bed linen and bathroom towels
- Parking for two cars on the drive and additional street parking
- Canoe/dingy trailer parking in the drive
- Garage storage for boards, bikes and wetsuits by prior arrangement
- Garden furniture
- High chair and travel cot (linen not included)
- Buggy storage in the utility room
- No pets
- No smoking
Christchurch lies between the beautiful New Forest National Park and Bournemouth. Visit the area for the beaches which extend for four miles and are beautiful golden sand. The nearby villages of Highcliffe and Mudeford offer fantastic opportunities for crab fishing. Highcliffe Beach and Friars Cliffe are safe for swimming. The town has an array of shops in the pedestrianized Saxon square as well as a weekly market. Christchurch has a variety of cafes and pubs around the Quay, relax and soak up the tranquil atmosphere. Christchurch plays host to the Food and Wine Festival in May and has over 100 stalls. Join the atmosphere of the Music Festival on the first weekend of July. Catch the Annual Regatta held on the second week of August which ends with a superb fireworks display.
Activities and Attraction
Take a boat to the vast Nature reserve of Brownsea Island owned by the National Trust. Try Watermans Adventure Park catering for different age groups. Or, for family fun then Christchurch Quay and Splash Park cater for all ages. Adventure Wonderland is a great park catering to younger children. We have visited several times and it always goes down well and we stay until closing! Christchurch and Highcliffe Castle are a must for history lovers with Highcliffe Castle having a cafe to relax in after your tour.