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Sail Away

Weymouth, Dorset (Ref. 994626)

4.5

(16 ratings)

Sykes rating

  • Sleeps 2

  • Bedrooms 1

  • Bathrooms 1

  • Pets No

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Features

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

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40 Customer Reviews

  • "All good not a thing wrong"

    Reviewed by DerekJun 2022

  • "Had a lovely few days at sail away."

    Added bonus was the parking permit for the swannery car park, this wasn't mentioned in the write up. The bed was super comfy and the sea views first thing in the morning were stunning. We would stay here again.

    Reviewed by JeanApr 2022

  • "Beautifully appointed apartment which would be enhanced by a coffee table on a rug in lounge."

    Reasonable value for money and fortunate to load/unload 50 yards away at unloading slot keeping aware of wardens. Excellent location and good help from Sykes when I forgot to put the second key symbol in the front door code on arrival. Rubbish on disposal was piled high in basement room

    Reviewed by FrederickDec 2021

  • "Entance and stairwell totally uninviting."

    This did not give a good first impression. Fridge was not cleaned to a required standard especially given the COVID situation is still with us. The same could be said of the utensils. We found it strange that there was only one wine glass .The biggest disappointment however was the noise and disruption coming from the apartment above. We had interrupted sleep every night for a week which did not give us the relaxing stay we were so looking forward to .The noise was unbearable and included late night and early morning. Sometimes it was like someone was jogging on the spot!!!!!

    Reviewed by PaulSep 2021

  • "Holiday appartment was lovely but there are somebody living upstairs who ruined ..."

    Holiday appartment was lovely but there are somebody living upstairs who ruined it for us banging around one night all night party loud music throwing things out of windows and throwing things at our windows very noisy people it ruined our whole holiday the flat itself was lovely but they ruined it for us so we were very dissapointed

    Reviewed by TAug 2021

  • "Although the location was absolutely fantastic, the bathroom smelt like stale urine and the bed was uncomfortable."

    Reviewed by AbbieJul 2021

  • "Beautiful flat, beautiful views of sea, very clean."

    Reviewed by CathrynJun 2021

  • "Thoroughly enjoyed my time at Sailaway."

    Enjoyed being able to eat breakfast and look out to sea. Bathroom facilities were great with a lovely powerful shower.

    Reviewed by SandraOct 2020

  • "Location was excellent."

    Apartment was lovely. Only down side is the main communal stairway and entrance which sadly lets the place down. Unfortunate incident due to rain. Dreams cottages dealt with so professionally and were absolutely brilliant dealing with the situation.

    Reviewed by CindyAug 2020

  • "The flat was lovely and clean and had good equipment in it."

    A great location for shops, restaurants and the beach of course. Top tip is to book the restaurants a day in advance otherwise you have to take pot luck. I can highly recommend the Marlboro fish and chip shop near to the harbour, excellent food and service. We had a great time in Weymouth, it is quite windy there though so take a long sleeve top to the beach if you want to stay on the beach.

    Reviewed by TessaAug 2020

  • "The only good thing about this property is the fantastic views of the beach."

    It is in need of updating. The bed is so hard and uncomfortable, I slept on the sofa for a week.the wardrobes were antique and smelled horrible did not put my clothes in them, in fact I used nothing in the bedroom.the bathroom was old and a very noisy flush, I had to put my fingers in my ears every time I flushed. The living part had horrible pictures on the walls and was a miss match of furniture, could be so much nicer. The kitchen although it had lots of cupboards did not have a washing machine or a dishwasher. It had dent been cleaned properly, when I moved the rug to place it on the slight step up in the kitchen there was lots of sand under the rug, the table cloths hadn't been changed and was dirty, luckily I found a spare tablecloth in the ugly unit stuck in the living quarters

    Reviewed by BarbaraJul 2020

  • "Beautiful apartment with beautiful views."

    No complaints whatsoever.

    Reviewed by AlisonJul 2020

  • "The apartment is superb, perfect location and so well equipped."

    Would definitely return. Only slight drawback is that you can hear people in the apartments below and above sometimes.

    Reviewed by DeirdreAug 2019

  • "A bad smell in the bathroom."

    A noisey resident upstairs setting their alarm from 6.00 am going off every 10 min for an hour. Certainly woke us up every morning.

    Reviewed by MichaelApr 2019

  • "Sail Away is a clean, airy, well-appointed self-contained flat that os perfectly located to enjoy Weymouth's town centre and attractions."

    Dream Cottages is - as always - a pleasure to book through.

    Reviewed by GrahamApr 2019

  • "The flat is in a great location, and had everything we needed for our stay."

    And we will hopefully be returning in the near future.

    Reviewed by VandaMar 2019

  • "The flat (second floor) is right on the sea front, just a few doors along from the famous clock, and I loved the view - watching the sun rise over the sea in the mornings in particular."

    If you drive, a parking permit is provided; and if not (like me), it's only two minutes walk from the railway station. The flat itself is smashing - well equipped and with the most comfortable bed I've ever slept in! I'll be going back - stayed April 2018

    Mr Richard CoxMay 2018

  • "The flat was very clean and tidy tastefully decorated with an excellent view, which made for a great week in Weymouth."

    We shall definitely return. Stayed March 2018

    Mrs OsborneMar 2018

  • "Wonderful holiday, been with Dream Cottages for years always a lovely time - stayed December 2017"

    Mrs Wendy RobinsonDec 2017

  • "Great location Flat very comfortable and well eqquiped."

    Hope to rebook one day. Stayed October 2017

    Mr RichardOct 2017

  • "Absolutely stunning flat."

    Beautifully decorated and furnished (the photos don't do it justice), and immaculately clean. In a perfect spot for easy and close access to everything Weymouth has to offer. But also quiet at night as bedroom in back. No problems with booking or finding the premises as good and complete access instructions given. Will definitely use again. The parking permit was also useful and saved a huge amount on parking fees - stayed August 2017

    Mrs Theresa HalfordSep 2017

  • "Gorgeous flat, beautifully decorated and stunning view."

    Well located between attractions and near the town. I will definitely be back! Stayed August 2017

    Miss Evangeline BeasleySep 2017

  • "Thank you for your excellent service for my recent stay in Weymouth - another excellent holiday in my favourite property, much appreciated!"

    Stayed April 2017

    Mr Graham PiperMay 2017

  • "Clean, comfortable and very stylish."

    Stayed April 2017

    Mrs ThorpeApr 2017

  • "Thank you it was a lovely property and we had a very enjoyable week - stayed October 2016"

    Mrs Janet BrownNov 2016

  • "Great apartment, very clean and had everything we needed, location was superb."

    Stayed July 2016

    Ms Sharon DaviesAug 2016

  • "Beautifully decorated in a period style, lovely comfy four poster bed, fantastic views across the beach and bay but high enough to be away from traffic noise."

    Very nice apartment indeed, we'll be back! Stayed July 2016

    Mr Brian BarkerJul 2016

  • "A fantastic apartment had a great time in fact am glad we booked for September as we would have been disappointed if it were not available, great views, well presented and thoroughly relaxing for the week we stayed thank you for a great holiday."

    Stayed June 2016

    Mr LazenbyJul 2016

  • "Sail away is a lovely place to spend a week, everything you could possibly need, wonderful view over the bay and it is very comfortable it is in the correct location as well."

    Weymouth is a lovely place as well plenty to do, will return to Sail Away again soon. Stayed May 2016

    Mr Ronald PollardJun 2016

  • "A most enjoyable break away in a well presented property in a superb location."

    Stayed March 2016

    Mrs Barbara GriffithsApr 2016

  • "Excellent dealings with Dream Cottages."

    The flat itself was immaculate, comfortable and well-positioned. Very pleased overall. Stayed April 2016

    Mr Graham PiperApr 2016

  • "Couldn't have asked for a better place to stay apt was excellent with great sea views perfect location for town had a really relaxing time here and weather was great would recommend this property thank you to the owners for renting it out."

    Stayed September 2015

    Miss Ann LewisOct 2015

  • "Lovely place in a fantastic location !"

    Stayed September 2015

    Mrs Julie TurnerSep 2015

  • "Good service from dream cottages staff."

    Was pleasantly surprised with the apartment and its location which was great for exploring the coast. Would recommend it friends and family. The apartment was very clean.Stayed August 2015

    Mrs Mandee SaxbyAug 2015

  • "Very well equipped home from home base for holiday."

    Within few minutes walk of shops, buses and train station. We didn't have a car but I think finding parking spaces could be a negative, but overall I cannot fault this lovely apartment, clean, comfortable and well equipped.

    Mrs WoodhouseJun 2015

  • "Very comfortable apartment,well furnished and clean."

    The views from all the windows were spectacular, it was right on the seafront, you could see for miles,it was also very quiet.

    Mrs GassonJun 2015

  • "Second time staying at Sail Away."

    Excellent standard of cleanliness and well maintained throughout. Excellent location. Welcome tray of tea/coffee/biscuits on arrival a nice touch. Excellent communications from Dream Cottages. No problems - stayed March 2015

    Mr Graham PiperApr 2015

  • "Myself and my husband had a fantastic weeks holiday at this apartment."

    The apartment itself was outstanding and perfectly situated for what we wanted to do during our stay. - Read family stayed February 2015

    Mrs 105292 ReadFeb 2015

  • "A lovely well equipped flat in an absolutely ideal location"

    Miss Gary OrmanDec 2014

  • "What a beautiful apartment, the little finishing touches made it feel just like home."

    Wonderful views across the bay. The welcome pack was very much appreciated especially after a long trip. Didn't want to leave, will definitely be returning. Thank you Dream Cottages for what was a wonderful week in our most favourite part of the country.

    Ms EvansAug 2014

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Summary

  • Steps to main front door and steps to second floor
  • Bedroom, four poster 6ft super king size double bed
  • Bathroom, with roll top bath, shower over, basin and WC
  • Large lounge/kitchen with sea views with table for two overlooking the sea.
  • Electric radiators
  • Electric oven and hob
  • Wifi
  • TV with DVD player
  • Fuel and power inc.in rent
  • Bed linen and towels inc.in rent
  • Shops and town centre a close walk.

The property

Sail Away is a Grade II listed Georgian town house apartment for two located on Weymouth’s Georgian esplanade.

Situated on the second floor, this luxurious apartment offers high quality touches such as a modern wooden four poster bed coupled with arguable the best location in Weymouth, directly adjacent to the long and sandy beach. The generous sitting room come kitchen has stunning views of the sea and the esplanade and is a perfect setting to enjoy a nice romantic meal whilst admiring the views.

Sail Away has a generous master bedroom complete with a four-poster bed, in keeping with the feel of the Georgian town house.

An early morning leisurely walk along the beach taking in the fresh sea air with the sand between your toes is the perfect way to start your day, continue with a walk into town, just a few minutes away, for a spot of lunch in one of the numerous restaurants ranging from harbourside bistros specialising in provincial fresh fish to traditional fish and chips perfect to be eaten on the promenade or harbourside.

The other side of the town takes you to the beautiful Greenhill gardens and down to Bowleaze cove.

Leave your car parked and catch one of the many buses to explore the surrounding areas or catch the land train to the Sea Life centre.

The bus takes you to Portland Bill, one being an open top which is a fantastic way to enjoy the scenic tour.

For a truly romantic seaside break Sail Away is perfect choice of holiday home.

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About the location

WEYMOUTH

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!

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Region Information

Note: Please note; there is a laundry service available at an additional cost. Please contact the office for more information.
Note: Please note that this property is not suitable for children or babies.
Note: Suitable for couples aged over 23 years.
Note: Nearest pay and display parking is at Swannery Car Park DT4 7TY a few minutes walk.

This property offers the following short breaks:

  • Winter
  • Off-season
  • Last minute
  • Christmas