The small sandy beach at Sandsfoot, near the sailing club, is just a ten-minute walk away from Covecastle Cottage, an attractive Edwardian terraced property in Weymouth.
With generous accommodation in tastefully decorated rooms with modern furnishings.
Perfect for a romantic break this lovely property is in a great location to discover Weymouth on foot.
Prepare meals in the kitchen and gather together in the dining room with all family, feel free to invite some friends over as the table sits 6 people.
Make sure to browse through the artwork on the walls as every room has its own spirit and you can easily name them by the paintings or colour.
Sitting in a tranquil residential area the property is within a brisk 20-minute walk of Brewers Quay and the pretty Old Harbour in Weymouth with its choice of restaurants, cafes and pubs giving an alfresco feel to the area.
Walking from the property A few minutes’ walk away from the property away is the secluded Sandsfoot beach favoured by locals.
Sandsfoot Castle and gardens with its beautiful views to the horizon where you can see Portland harbour.
You can enjoy sumptous Dorset’s ice cream from the little kiosk whilst appreciating the views.
The Rodwell trail follows the old railway line from Weymouth to Portland and Chesil Beach and is popular for a gentle stroll or cycle for tourists and locals alike.
A popular option along this walk is a stop at Ferrybridge for the renowned Crab House Cafe, but make sure to book your table in advance.
Another local beach with stunning views of the Isle of Portland, Harbour and the bay is Newton's cove.
Relax and unwind with a refreshing drink in the beautiful decked garden after an exciting day out.
With quite a few museums and nice walks along the River Frome the county town of Dorchester is only 8.5 miles away.
7 miles further you will find the famous and wonderful 26-acre Sculpture Park & Gardens with Gallery cafe.
Make sure to spend a day with all the family.
This place breathing the art that fits to the landscape so well.
Covecastle Cottage is the perfect cottage to use as a base for couples or a family who want to explore the Dorset coast.
Two bedrooms: 1 x king-size double, 1 x twin single. Bathroom with bath, hand-held shower, basin, bidet and WC, ground floor shower room with shower, basin and WC. Kitchen with dining area. Dining room. Sitting room with feature fire place.
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.
Note: due to a landslip, whilst Castle Cove beach is no longer accessible, you can still access Sandsfoot beach (next to the sailing club).