About the home
Bluebell Corner provides comfortable accommodation with private parking and all the facilities for a fabulous holiday. The house is centrally based in Mudeford between Highcliffe and Christchurch giving easy access to the abundance of activities and facilities on offer.
The safe and welcoming sands of Avon beach are only 8 mins drive away and a leisurely 30 minute stroll for those of you who want to have a break from driving. It is an ideal base for a relaxing holiday and exploring the areas natural beauty. Mudeford Quay and the historic old town and Quay of Christchurch with its many family restaurants and the New Forest are all only minute’s drive away. A ten minute drive will take you to the cliff tops at Highcliffe with spectacular views, Sandy Beaches, Historic Highcliffe Castle and it's small but interesting village of Shops and Restaurants.
A short walk away you have excellent local bus services which provide access to all surrounding areas. There is also the popular Somerford beefeater, excellent for family dining, a Sainsbury’s superstore, Haskins Garden centre with feature maze and a further small parade of shops including a fish shop/café.
Bournemouth, Southbourn and Boscombe are within 30 mins drive. While Poole is less than an hour away.
|Size:||Sleeps up to 3, 2 bedrooms|
|Nearest beach:||Avon, 3.4km|
|Will consider:||Corporate lets|
|Access:||Car not necessary|
Nearest amenities: 300m
|Family friendly?||Suitable for over 5s only|
Suitable for people with restricted mobility
|Notes:||No pets allowed|
No smoking at this property
|General:||Central heating, CD player, Satellite TV|
|Standard:||Kettle, Toaster, Iron, Hair dryer|
|Utilities:||Clothes dryer, Cooker, Microwave, Fridge, Freezer, Washing machine|
|Rooms:||2 Bedrooms, 1 family bathroom|
|Furniture:||Single beds (1), Double beds (1), Dining seating for 4, Lounge seating for 3|
|Other:||Linen and towels provided|
Further details indoors:
Bluebell Corner is a Self contained 2 bedroom Bungalow which is attached to the main house. It has a Modern Kitchen and Bathroom. The Kitchen has a fan assisted built under oven and a built in worktop ceramic hob. microwave oven, Toaster, Electric Kettle, and a range of Crockery, glasses, Cutlery and ovenware as well as other useful kitchen accessories. The large picture window overlooks the garden.
There is a Large very comfortable lounge with 32" LCD HD Colour TV with Freeview , DVD player, CD player, and a range of Board games, books and DVDs to keep you entertained while you relax in between exploring and days out. The lounge has dual aspect views over the garden with a variety of Mature Trees, shrubs and Lawn which are frequently visited by some of Dorsets prettiest birds including Goldfinches, Greenfinch, Chaffinch, Blue tit, Bullfinch, Nuthatches, Bramblings, Dunnocks to name just a few. We have even been priveleged to be visited by Woodpeckers and have resident Robins.
The two bedrooms comprise one double, and a single. Both have ample wardrobe and drawer storage. The beds will be made up with Duvet/pillows Sheets and covers with spare blankets available if required.
The bathroom has a bath with shower fitted over, Pedestal sink basin and close coupled low level dual flush toilet, Electric extractor fan and Vinyl flooring. Bath towels and Hand towels will be provided for each of the guests booked.
We provide a comprehensive range of information for the area including the various forms of transport available. You will also have Fresh Milk, Tea, Sugar and Coffee to help get your holiday off to a relaxing start.
Laundry facilities are available on request at the main house. The Bungalow does not have it's own washing machine.
Further details outdoors:
Garden table complete with Parasol and chairs, Sun Loungers and a Hammock seat are all provided. The Garden benefits from Sunshine,on sunny days, for most of the day and there are natural shaded areas provided by the trees. Perfect for Alfresco dinning and relaxing during the day or, a pleasant evening sipping wine and supper before retiring.
Children over the age of 12 accepted.
Booking Form together with 25% of the Rental price is required to secure the rental period.
Balance of Rental price must be made 8 weeks prior to occupancy along with a security deposit of £100 against damages.
Bookings made less than eight weeks from the rental will require the Full payment and security deposit to be forwarded with the booking forms.
No bookings can be confirmed without the relevant booking forms and deposit.
Arrival time for the first day booked is 3pm. You will be greeted and given the keys at the property.
You are required to vacate the property by 11am on Departure day and are asked to hand back the keys before leaving.
Deposits will be returned following successful inspection which is carried out after departure to establish the property meets with agreed Terms and conditions. Deposits may be retained in the event of excessive damage or mis-use of the accommodation. And also in the event of meeting the reasonable cost to replace lost keys.
This accommodation is strictly non-Smoking. And No Pets Sorry. No bookings will be taken for Hen/Stag groups.
The West Country / Dorset region
Dorset is a beautiful and peaceful county with a stunning coastline offering miles of unrivaled sandy beaches.
It is a designated world heritage site.
The vast new forest area and the many resorts with most of the family attractions and museums open all year, will ensure you find just what you want to have a perfect holiday in Dorset any time of the year.
The Christchurch Town / Somerford area
Christchurch is on Dorset’s south coast and has a reputation for good weather. It has its own spectacular natural harbour and offers the peace and tranquillity of the coast and open spaces. It has a fascinating heritage including the 11th century Priory church and Norman castle ruins.
The safe clean sands of Avon beach,which has its own parking alongside, has excellent facilities including a café, shop and toilets with disabled facilities. Beach huts, canoes and deck chairs can all be hired. There are breathtaking views across to the Isle of Wight and beyond.
Just a stroll along from the beach is Mudeford quay with year round entertainment including boat trips, RNLI fundays, seasonal funfair, fishing and crabbing, a favourite with the children. There is also a fresh fish shop, café, gift shop, the RNLI station and a renowned Inn with plenty of tables outside so the whole family can enjoy a drink and a meal whilst soaking up the view and the atmosphere.
5 minutes away is Christchurch quay and Harbour with private Yatch moorings, self drive hire boats, Sight seeing and Fishing boat trips. Also a bandstand, tea shop, riverside restaurant, open air paddling pool and playground set on a beautiful green ideal for picnics. Leading from the quay is the town centre with all of its charm and 11th century Priory church, Norman castle ruins, Red house museum and Museum of Electricity. There are a wide range of shops, excellent Restaurants and Bars as well as its very own local Regent centre Cinema and Theatre.
We have the large Two Rivers meet leisure centre which has two swimming pools, badminton and squash courts, a 9 hole golf course, Trampoline, Gym and fitness suite. It also runs a programme of activities for children during the school holidays.
Within one hour drive you have access to the Renowned Vibrant Night clubs, Theatres, Bars, Restaurants and Cinemas of Bournemouth and Poole. Along with the wonderful beaches, Parks and other attractions including Bowling, Paintballing and the Dry Ski complex at Matchams park.
For Nature lovers there is the extensive New Forest and Nature reserves with their fascinating Wildlife, Animals, Botanica, and Endless Parks and Nature trails. And of course the Famed Jurassic coastline of Dorset.
How to get there
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Christchurch is easily accessible by Air, rail and road. It has its own mainline railway station and airport within easy reach of the property with good taxi services on site.
By road - The M3 and M27 provide easy access from London and the South East, and the M40 and A34 provide good access from the Midlands. The A35 links Southampton to Christchurch and continues through the town to Bournemouth, Poole and the South West.
By Rail - South West trains operate between London Waterloo, Southampton, Christchurch, Bournemouth, Poole and Weymouth. Connecting regional and direct inter-city trains operate from Bournemouth.
By Air - Bournemouth Airport and Southampton Airport operate schueduled flights to and from a variety of UK and International airports.
By Sea - Ferry services operate from Southampton and Poole to France and from Poole to the Channel Islands. Frequent services also operate to the Isle of Wight from Lymington, Southampton and Portsmouth.
By Taxi - Taxi ranks are located outside Christchurch Rail station, in Bargates and in the High street and there are other taxi and private hire companies throughout the borough.
By Coach - National express travels from over 1,200 UK destinations and to and from most major UK airports.
Activities near Christchurch Town
Tennis in town
Golf within 30 mins drive
Rural / countryside retreats
Beach or lakeside relaxation
A winter sun break
|Rental prices originally quoted in: British £||Convert to:|
|Prices for group size 3|
|Period||From||To||Weekly||Nightly rate|| Minimum |
|Summer||1 Jun 13||30 Sep 13||£ 525||-||-||1 Week|
|Off Season||30 Sep 13||7 Dec 13||£ 420||£ 95||£ 105||3 Nights|
|Winter||11 Jan 14||31 Mar 14||£ 420||£ 95||£ 105||3 Nights|
The property's weekend rates apply to: Friday, Saturday and Sunday nights
NB: Prices may be subject to change at the advertiser's discretion.
Short Breaks of 3 Nights or longer are based on Availability.
Payment Method accepted: Cheque, Bankers Draft or Bank transfer.
Receipts will be given in writing for all Bookings, Deposits and other payments received.
All Bookings are subject to Terms as shown on the detailed booking form. All Bookings will be provisional until Booking forms together with the 25% Deposit required have been returned.Book
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