Poole Quay 1.5 miles. A delightful, detached modern house, situated in a quiet residential area in the Poole suburb of Hamworthy, close to Poole Harbour. Well-presented throughout, this Poole cottage offers families and small groups of friends a lovely, comfortable holiday base from which to explore the many delights of southern Dorset. The first floor has a good-sized family bathroom along with three bedrooms, with the master bedroom benefiting from an en-suite shower room. The light and airy ground floor at this Poole holiday cottage provides ample social space for your entire group, with a bright sitting room with dining area and patio doors leading to the garden. Outside this cottage near Poole is an attractive, enclosed rear patio, a charming place to relax and plan your day's adventures. Within an easy walk is the local beach and nearby Poole Quay, where you can enjoy one of the regular boat trips around the sensational harbour, a sea fishing expedition, or simply take refreshment at one of the numerous harbourside inns and watch the world go by. There's so much to discover within an easy drive of this Poole holiday cottage. Explore the nearby Purbeck villages, spend a day beside the sea at one of the award-winning beaches at Sandbanks, or discover the wealth of exciting attractions at Bournemouth. Further afield, the New Forest National Park, Christchurch and Salisbury all offer fine days out. This lovely Poole cottage provides a superb Dorset holiday base.
Three bedrooms: 1 x double with en-suite shower, basin and WC, 1 x twin, 1 x adult bunks. Bathroom with bath, hand-held shower, basin and WC. Ground floor basin and WC. Kitchen. Sitting room with dining area.
Gas central heating. Electric oven, gas hob, microwave, fridge, freezer, washing machine, dishwasher, TV with Freeview, DVD, iPod dock, WiFi, selection of books and games. Fuel and power inc. in rent. Bed linen and towels inc. in rent. Off road parking for 1 car, unrestricted roadside parking opposite cottage. Enclosed patio garden with furniture. One well-behaved dog welcome. Sorry, no smoking. Shop and pub 5 mins walk. Beach 1 mile.
At a glance
- Off road parking
- Garden / Patio
- Pub/shop < 1 mile
- Washing machine
- Broadband / WiFi
About the location
Sandbanks 5 miles; Bournemouth 5.3 miles.
The town of Poole is dominated by one of the world's biggest natural harbours, which features five pine clad islands and regular boat trips. The largest of these islands is Brownsea Island, where Baden Powell began the Scout Movement. To the west is the 'Isle of Purbeck', which offers visitors scenic countryside, dotted with quaint villages and stunning seascapes, plus Lulworth Cove, Durdle Door and Corfe Castle are well worth a visit. The local beaches at Sandbanks provide excellent facilities for all kinds of watersports. Alternatively, visit the neighbouring family friendly seaside resort of Bournemouth and within driving distance is the fascinating New Forest National Park. An excellent holiday destination at any time of the year.