Southbourne holiday home
Apartment | 2 bedrooms | sleeps 6
Arriving to a spacious, clean, modern large ground floor apartment. Glancing out of the front window and catching sea views in the backdrop. Arriving home from sightseeing or sunbathing to a large tropical garden with seating, loungers and BBQ to extend the sunny day for as long as possible . Which is why we’ve packed our Bournemouth bolthole with all the trimmings you’d expect in a home from home.
Welcome to an oasis of calm where you can truly slip away from it all. It has been revamped into a contemporary hideaway for up to six guests. Amongst modern danish decor and contemporary art, you’ll find an abundance of mod cons for all the family from an iPod dock to hair dryer.
Will do short term lets out of season.
2 Bedrooms, 1 with Twin beds which join easily to make large Kingsize, with LCD TV and DVD player, 1 with Double bed. Large lounge with sofa bed to sleep 1 or 2 and LCD HD TV - DVD - FEEVIEW - FREE WIFI (subject to availability from Internet Service Provider), patio door leading to rear patio garden - and modern, fitted kitchen area with GAS HOB - ELECTRIC OVEN - MICROWAVE - WASHER - FRIDGE/FREEZER. Bathroom with shower facility and toilet. Off road parking space available. GAS/ELECTRIC - INCLUDED. Linen & towels included.
|Size||Sleeps up to 6, 2 bedrooms|
|Will consider||Long term lets (over 1 month), Short breaks (1-4 days)|
|Access||Car not necessary|
|Nearest travel links||Nearest airport: Southhampton 7 km, Nearest railway: Pookesdown/Boscombe 1 km|
|Family friendly||Great for children of all ages, Suitable for people with restricted mobility|
|Notes||Pets welcome, No smoking at this property|
Features and Facilities
|Luxuries||Internet access, DVD player|
|General||Central heating, TV, Satellite TV, Wi-Fi available|
|Standard||Kettle, Toaster, Iron, Hair dryer|
|Utilities||Clothes dryer, Cooker, Microwave, Fridge, Freezer, Washing machine|
|Rooms||2 bedrooms, 1 bathrooms of which 1 Family bathrooms|
|Furniture||1 Sofa beds, Single beds (2), Double beds (1), Cots (1), Dining seats for 6, Lounge seats for 6|
|Other||Linen provided, Towels provided, High chair|
|Outdoors||Private garden, BBQ|
|Further details indoors|
2 Bedrooms, 1 with Twin beds which join easily to make large Kingsize, with LCD TV and DVD player, 1 with Double bed. Large lounge with sofa bed to sleep 1 or 2 and LCD HD TV - DVD - FEEVIEW - FREE WIFI (subject to availability from Internet Service Provider), patio door leading to rear patio garden - and modern, fitted kitchen area with GAS HOB - ELECTRIC OVEN - MICROWAVE - WASHER - FRIDGE/FREEZER. Bathroom with shower facility and toilet. Off road parking space available. GAS/ELECTRIC - INCLUDED. Linen & towels included. High chair and Travel cot.
|Further details outdoors|
Sea glimpses from master bedroom, Off Road Parking, Large Tropical garden, with seating for 6, Garden sofa and chairs and loungers.
Weekly lets are usually taken from a Saturday, sometimes a Friday. During low season another start day might be available.
Short breaks are available except in peak season and have a maximum of four people staying.
Short term lets available through winter/out of season months.
The West Country region
Dorset is famous for the Jurassic Coast World Heritage Site, which features landforms such as Lulworth Cove, the Isle of Portland, Chesil Beach and Durdle Door, as well as the holiday resorts of Bournemouth, Poole, Weymouth, Swanage, and Lyme Regis. Dorset is the principal setting of the novels of Thomas Hardy, who was born near Dorchester. The county has a long history of human settlement and some notable archaeology, including the hill forts of Maiden Castle and Hod Hill. Bournemouth lies in the heart of Dorset on the south coast.
The breathtaking Dorset coastline offers everything from picturesque harbours, long sandy beaches, dramatic cliff top formations, hidden coves and rock pools.
The Jurassic Coast is England's only natural World Heritage Site, and is a walker’s paradise. Of equal appeal to the walker is the New Forest, England's newest National Park, but steeped in history.
Poole Harbour is a stunning location for all types of watersport. The harbour and it's islands offer a haven for wildlife including the bird sanctuary on the world renowned Brownsea Island.
Bournemouth itself is a mecca for shopping and a centre of entertainment with theatres, cinemas, a casino and clubs, bars and restaurants. Bournemouth and Boscombe both have charming traditional piers and award winning gardens. One of the newest attractions in the area is the new artificial surf reef at Boscombe.
For families there is plenty on offer for kids of all ages, a couple of highlights being ‘Serendipity Sams’ playpark at Christchurch and Bournemouth Oceanarium.
Southbourne is on the eastern fringe of Bournemouth, away from the hustle and bustle of the city but with easy access to the centre by car or public transport. There are several cafes and restaurants very close to the property including the well known ‘Cafe Riva’, a short stroll away, located near the lift on the top. Even closer - is the Commodore hotel, with dining and outside seating for lovely sunsets. Also its just a short stoll to Southbourne Parade, with cafe's shops and bars and restuarants. Just a mile to the east Christchurch has a great choice of restaurants, centred around it's historic Priory church.
There are miles of sandy beaches from Hengistbury Head just to the east, all the way past Bournemouth to Sandbanks in the west, with a path / cycleway running all the way along the shorefront.
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7 Jun 2014
This was our second trip and we had a great time, The flat is lovely,in an ideal spot and suited us as we wished to cycle along the promenade and enjoy the beach. My granddaughter is severely physical… More
29 May 2014
I stayed in this accommodation for 3 nights with my wife and 2 young children. We really enjoyed our stay.
The property is extremely close to the beach, you literally come out, cross the road and walk down the zig zag path to the beach. It is also very close (5 min walk) to Seabourne Rd which has lots of shops, small supermarkets and restaurants). To get to Bournemouth Pier (where the aquarium is located), it's about a 45 min walk along the sea front or you can drive in 8 mins or so (about £10 in a taxi). Very convenient indeed.
The property is really tastefully decorated and is clean and in great condition. There are lots of nice little touches to make your stay comfortable (DVDs to watch, magazines and books to read, a gas BBQ in the garden) and the layout of the flat was good for my kids (no stairs and they could move freely and easily between rooms and into the garden). Anemities such as shower, cooker, microwave are all modern and work well. The sofa bed is also comfortable and there is plenty of bedding.
The owner returned our security deposit in full and quickly which is always much appreciated. A great place to stay…I am sure we will return one day.
12 Mar 2014
The accomodation catered for me, my husband and my 2 year old perfectly. Good location, right near the beach and playground for toddler. Everything we needed in the accomodation, lovely to have a garden too!!! Fully equipped. Would definitely stay here again and recommend to all!
2 Oct 2013
"Brilliant Location, Brilliant Holiday Let!"
Wonderful place! Great location, great decor, great facilities for a 2 year old inlcuding games and dvd's; v well equipped. Really loved the decor, v stylish. Wish this was my house.… More
1 Jan 2013
"Lovely apartment in a great location"
We've just got back from a relaxing Christmas break at this apartment. The apartment is well equipped, looks just like the photos and was spacious enough for four adults. It's in a great loc… More
9 Sep 2012
"Excellent Location and Wonderful Apartment"
We have just returned from a week holiday in this Holiday Home. We had a fantastic time. The apartment is exactly as it looks in the photos - modern, well equipped and in a fantastic location.It reall… More
23 Jul 2012
Just returned from a weeks holiday. Nice comfy spacious flat. Great location for the beach, getting around etc. We would definitely recommend this holiday rental to a friend..
28 May 2012
"Absolutely perfect :) cant wait to come again!"
I've just returned home from a 3 night stay in this gorgeous holiday rental and I have to say it's one of the nicest short break rentals we've had. The house is so close to the sea it… More
17 May 2012
"A refreshing change from your usual chintzy seaside rental!"
Our group (3 adults) stayed here for a long weekend whilst visiting friends in the area.
The apartment was fantastic, clean, well equpped and located almost on the seafront.
We were impressed with the modern, slightly retro decor, which made a refreshing change from some of the more chintzy places we have stayed when visiting this part of the world!!
We were lucky to have beautiful weather and made use of the spacious back garden, replete with an array of furniture and a BBQ.
Everything we need for a great stay, we will definately be back!
5 Oct 2011
"Excellent clean accommodation, right next to cliff top"
This is a well equiped & clean flat suitable for all. I would recommend the location & property. The rooms are large & spacious & very suitable for our young family consisting for a small dog, couple & 12 week old baby!
Will definitly return & would advise you not to miss this property. In one direction is the cliff top leading to the beach & 10 minutes walk in the other direction is a row of shops to meet all your day to day shopping requirements.
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