Cottage | 3 bedrooms | sleeps 5

Key Info
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 0 km
  • Great for children of all ages
  • Car advised
  • Pets welcome

A character Victorian cottage, on a quiet street in the village of Fortuneswell on the Isle of Portland, only 5 minutes walk from the famous Chesil Beach and part of Dorset's glorious Jurassic Coast. 5 min drive from National Sailing Academy.

This former bakery has been lovingly renovated and furnished to a high standard to provide well equipped accommodation, spacious living room with a separate dining room next to the kitchen, all rooms have high ceilings, stripped pine floors.

Flatscreen TV and unlimited Free Wi-fi.

There is a sunny decked courtyard, perfect for a relaxing evening drink or a BBQ.

Size Sleeps up to 5, 3 bedrooms
Nearest beach Chesil Beach 200 m
Will consider Long term lets (over 1 month), Short breaks (1-4 days)
Access Car advised
Nearest Amenities 100 m
Nearest travel links Nearest airport: Bournemouth 30 km, Nearest railway: Weymouth 6 km
Family friendly Great for children of all ages
Notes Pets welcome, No smoking at this property

Features and Facilities

Luxuries Log fire, DVD player
General Central heating, TV, CD player, Wi-Fi available
Standard Kettle, Toaster, Iron, Hair dryer
Utilities Dishwasher, Cooker, Microwave, Fridge, Freezer, Washing machine
Rooms 3 bedrooms, 1 bathrooms of which 1 Family bathrooms
Furniture Single beds (3), Double beds (1), Dining seats for 5, Lounge seats for 5
Other Linen provided
Outdoors Balcony or terrace
Access Parking
Further details indoors

There are 3 bedrooms, 1 x double, 1 x twin, 1 x single. Bathroom with bath with shower over, basin, heated towel rail & WC. A fully fitted kitchen dining room with large farmhouse table and seating for 5. The sitting room has a woodburning stove (fuel, power & starter pack for woodburner inc. in rent). The TV has Freeview channels.

There is also full gas central heating.

There are a few internal steps in the property, so the property may not be suitable for people with difficulty walking or very young toddlers.

Further details outdoors

The cottage does not have a reserved parking space, but there is unrestricted parking on this street, and also nearby street. Daytime spaces are plenty, but in the evenings you may have to park in nearby road and walk 1 or 2 min.

There is also a free car park 2 min walk away.

The cottage has a small sunny terrace perfect for an evening drink or a BBQ.

Further details

Well behaved dogs welcome. The perfect place to explore the Jurassic Coast.

The Dorset region

Situated on the Jurassic Coast, Portland is home to England's National Sailing Academy, the venue for sailing events at the 2012 Olympics.

It boasts some of the best diving waters in Northern Europe, whilst the whole of this tiny island offers a haven for walkers, climbers, geologists and birdwatchers, together with a good choice of shops, pubs and eateries.

Chesil Beach connects the island to the main land, whilst Weymouth, with its golden sandy beaches and colourful harbour is just 4 miles away. A perfect location for a varied holiday.

Portland

The village of Fortuneswell is situated on the northern coast of the rugged, yet beautiful Isle of Portland on the Jurassic Coast World Heritage Site, 4 miles from Weymouth. The village features an intriguing maze of streets that wind their way up a steep hill, offering stunning views of the Jurassic Coast and the rolling hills of Dorset beyond.

There are many excellent restaurants on the Isle of Portland and also a wide selection of pubs, many who have live bands and music in the evenings. Shops, pubs and restaurants are only a few minutes walk away and the local bus stop only 2 minutes from which buses run to Weymouth town centre every 10 minutes. The famous Crab House Cafe is only a 5 minute drive away.

The property is only a 5 minute drive away from the National Sailing Academy a few minutes walk from the Olympic Vilage and a few minutes walk to the famous Chesil beach.