5 mins walk to the beach and in the quiet residential area of Alum Chine, our light and airy holiday apartment is the perfect for a family break by the sea. Alum Chine beach is considered the best area for families with young children. Beach facilities include a playground, water play area and Italian family restaurant plus snack bar. You can walk along the promenade to Bournemouth Pier in 15-20 mins or get the land train, always a favourite with the children.
Situated on the top floor of a recently renovated Victorian Villa in Alum Chine, there are sea glimpses from the master bedroom and the sitting room. The 3 bedroomed apartment is furnished to a high standard and is very well equiped. The master kingsize bedroom has an ensuite shower and wc, there is a twin bedroom and a single bedroom plus a family bathroom with a shower over. The sitting/dining room has a corner sofa with flatscreen TV, DVD and HiFi plus a dining table which seats up to 6 people. The kitchen has a ceramic hob, grill and oven as well as a microwave, fridge, freezer and washer/drier.
As parents of young children ourselves we cater very much for the quality family market and have thought of everything so you don't have to bring it with you! We have a travel cot, highchair, booster dining seat, bedguard, potty, loo seat insert, plastic bath non-slip mat, kids plastic plates, bowls and cups plus cutlery etc. We also provide plenty of toys, games and DVDs for the whole family to enjoy together.
Included in the price our our weekly rate are bedlinen plus bath and hand towels, as well as cleaning.
|Size||Sleeps up to 5, 3 bedrooms|
|Nearest beach||Alum Chine beach 400 m|
|Nearest Amenities||1 km|
|Family friendly||Great for children of all ages|
|Notes||No pets allowed, No smoking at this property|
|Luxuries||DVD player, Sea view|
|General||Central heating, TV, CD player|
|Standard||Kettle, Toaster, Iron, Hair dryer|
|Utilities||Clothes dryer, Cooker, Microwave, Fridge, Freezer, Washing machine|
|Rooms||3 bedrooms, 2 bathrooms of which 1 Family bathrooms and 1 En suites|
|Furniture||Single beds (3), Double beds (1), Cots (1), Dining seats for 6, Lounge seats for 5|
|Other||Linen provided, Towels provided, High chair|
Alum Chine is the choice of families wanting to enjoy a relaxing beach holiday. The beach is beautiful white sand, with deckchairs and loungers to hire as well as beach huts. There's something for everyone to enjoy. There is a water play area and playground right next to the beach for children. Adults can enjoy a glass of wine or cup of coffee whilst soaking up the atmosphere on the patio of the popular family Italian restaurant. Icecream and snacks are available from the snack bar. During the summer months there are life guards on duty and the traditional punch and judy show is a popular regular event. Bournemouth Pier with it's attractions is only a 20 walk or 5 mins on the land train.
Inland, Alum Chine is a quiet residential area with a number of characterful Victorian and Edwardian houses. Within easy walking distance up the beautiful wooded chine is the charming small shopping area of Westbourne which has a number of smart designer shops as well as an M&S Food Hall store, a number of restaurants (including a Pizza Express) and takeaways as well as Chez Fred, an excellent land extremely popular local fish and chip restaurant. There is a charming Victorian shopping arcade and plenty of lovely cafes and bars to while away the afternoon.