Coachman’s House is a real hidden gem, ideal for couples or a small family holidaying together, situated around half a mile from the glorious sandy beach in Weymouth.
Once was a toll collection point and steeped in history, it still retains lots of original features with the modern comforts of everyday living.
With a private walled garden which catches the sun, a modern kitchen, roomy dining room, and cosy lounge facing the garden, this cottage will steal your heart.
Perfect for dog lovers as you can bring up to three dogs along.
Just a short walk away is the RSPB Radipole Lake Nature Reseve, ideal for exercising your pet’s morning and night, so you are not going too far away from the property yet still getting a glimpse of nature of the reserve.
The sea front and town are only a ten-minute brisk walk away, so it is ideally placed for enjoying the sandy beach, promenade together with cafes, restaurants and bars.
If you would like to venture further afield, Durdle Door and Lulworth Cove are just a 20-minute car journey.
A visit to Monkey World Ape Rescue centre and The Tank museum also just a manageable drive away.
Dig deeper into the countryside of Dorset and there you will find Dorchester, the county town which is home to the iron-age Maiden castle – with its spectacular views to all sides.
Sheep roam freely there, so please remember to keep your dogs on a lead.
After a busy day sightseeing come home to relax at The Coachman's House.
Two bedrooms: 1 x double, 1 x twin single. Bathroom with bath, shower over, basin and WC. Kitchen. Dining room. Sitting room.
About the location
Dorchester 7 miles; Bridport 17 miles.
The popular resort of Weymouth makes an outstanding year-round holiday destination, with a wide variety of attractions on offer, appealing to all tastes and ages. The glorious golden sandy beaches have excellent facilities for all kinds of watersports, whilst from the picturesque, bustling harbour you can take regular fishing trips. A short drive takes you to Portland Harbour, and the rugged “Isle” of Portland, linked to Weymouth by the dramatic Chesil Beach. Visit Dorchester, Thomas Hardy’s “Casterbridge”, only 7 miles away, or take a journey along the scenic coastal road and call in at Abbotsbury Swannery and Subtropical Gardens. Alternatively, just head down to West Bay - the views of the stunning Dorset Heritage Coastline are not to be missed!
Note: max 4 people.