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65 Ocean View

(Ref. 1136982)

Castletown, Portland, Dorset Show on map

Sykes rating

  • 4 Guests

  • 2 Bedrooms

  • 2 Bathrooms

  • Pets No


  • Pub/shop < 1 mile
  • Washing machine
  • Seaside
  • Broadband / WiFi


2 Customer Reviews

  • "All instructions to obtain keys for apartment spot on, but it would have been helpful to know there was an extra gizmo attached to open barrier and main entrance door."

    Also took quite a while to find parking space. Had to ask the office but even they got the parking space wrong and had to wander around two different areas to find the number. Owner needs to read the visitors book about wash basins too.

    Reviewed by Kay4.7Sep 2023

  • "Good area to explore the area."

    Good view from this second floor apartment. The bathroom wash basin was very slow to drain.

    Reviewed by David4.1Sep 2023

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  • Second-floor apartment
  • Two bedrooms: 1 x double with TV and en-suite shower, basin and WC, 1 x twin
  • Shower room with walk-in shower, basin and WC
  • Open-plan living space with kitchen, dining and sitting area
  • Central heating
  • Electric oven and hob, microwave, fridge, freezer, washing machine
  • 2 x TV, WiFi
  • Fuel and power inc. in rent
  • Bed linen and towels inc. in rent
  • Access to the indoor swimming pool and gym onsite at the complex
  • Designated parking for 1 car
  • Balcony with furniture
  • Sorry, no pets and no smoking
  • Shop and pub 0.3 miles, beach 0.7 miles

The property

This well-presented, second-floor apartment sits in a contemporary build overlooking the Portland Marina in Castletown, on the Isle of Portland.

Benefitting from a prime location near a host of amenities, 65 Ocean View is an ideal place to call home for a family seeking a coastal escape to Dorset.

Park up in the designated parking space and make your way up to the second floor before entering the open-plan living area, where you can prepare light lunches in the kitchen, dine as a four and relax on the settee and armchair each evening.

Slide the patio doors to access the balcony, stretching across the entire length of the apartment, with a furniture set at one end.

Choose between two well-presented bedrooms to catch your rest, including a double with TV and en-suite shower and a twin with access to a shower room.

Within a moment’s stroll there are a handful of amenities, including several shops, pubs, cafes and superb restaurants, including The Blue Fish Café & Restaurant, Quiddles Café and Balti Island, ideal for when you fancy a night away from cooking.

Wander over to the marina and watch the boats bob with the tide, learn about local history with a visit to Portland Musuem or head the beautiful Chesil Beach, a haven for wildlife and a popular spot for leisurely walks and fishing.

Head north to the seaside town of Weymouth and uncover its bustling shoreline of attractions, famed for its golden sands and clear waters that make it an ideal spot for sunbathing and swimming, plus its historic harbour and quayside hub of activity is sure to offer something for everyone.

Further beauty can be explored along the Jurassic Coast, a UNESCO World Heritage site, boasting stunning cliffs, dramatic rock formations, and fossil-rich beaches.

Book 65 Ocean View and look forward to exploring this delightful destination.

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About the location


Portland 1.3 miles; Weymouth 6.2 miles; Dorchester 12.8 miles.

Castletown is a small, yet popular village resting on the Isle of Portland, between Fortuneswell and Wakeham. Castletown is well-known for being a conservation area, thanks to its fascinating history. Your local amenities can be found in nearby Fortuneswell, where you’ll find the Royal Portland Arms, New Star Inn, The Little Ship, and the Britannia Inn, inviting restaurants such as The Cove House Inn with stunning sea views, The Blue Fish Café & Restaurant, Quiddles Café and Balti Island, along with well-stocked convenience stores. On the Isle of Portland, you can find a range of attractions, including the D-Day Centre & WW2 Museum, Portland Marina, Fancy’s Farm, Tout Quarry, Portland Museum, Portland Bird Observatory and the South West Coastal Path Viewpoint. Continue onto Weymouth, where you will find further attractions, including Weymouth Beach, RSPB Radipole Lake, Nothe Fort, Pleasure Pier, Weymouth Pavilion, and the Michelin Star restaurant of Catch at The Old Fishmarket. Further afield, you’ll find Dorchester, home to National Trust – Max Gate, the former residence of Thomas Hardy, The Keep Military Museum, The Poet Laureate, Dorset Museum, and the nearby Kingston Maurward Animal Park and Gardens.

Please Note: The apartment is accessed via internal stairs, resting on the second floor. There is a lift however this should not be solely relied upon in case there is a maintenance issue.
Please note: The single beds in the twin bedroom are small singles - 2'6" x 6'3".

The access to the swimming pool complex is via the key fob and is open 9am to 5pm Monday to Saturday and 10am to 4pm Sunday. Please note that the facility could be closed at any time for maintenance. Also, guests will need to ring ahead before needing to use the sauna and steam room to have them switched on. This number will be provided to you prior to your stay.

This property offers the following short breaks:

  • Winter
  • Off-season
  • Last minute
  • Christmas