Fisherman's cottage is a 2 bedroom terraced property, which can accommodate 6 guests, (not 6 adults, no all female or male guests). It has been furnished to a very high standard and is modern and tastefully decorated throughout. It is situated in a lovely courtyard overlooking the Severn Estuary. The stylish marina is very near to the cottage.
The cottage has a double bedroom and a twin room (with bunk beds),also a comfortable pull out settee that sleeps 2 downstairs, (a travel cot available if required), a shower room with bath upstairs and a downstairs toilet and hand basin. A comfortable, open plan living room with kitchen, dining area and seating area.
Outside there are lovely views over the Severn Estuary and the Severn bridge to Wales. There is also work underway to the left of the property for a new lifeboat station which will be where the lifeboats launch, along with a gift shop, which will be a great attraction once completed.
The surrounding area is great for walking,exploring, fishing,shopping and there are lots of fantastic restaurants and pubs:-
The Royal Hotel ( to the left of the cottage), Hall & Woodhouse, Farrell's Irish Restaurant, Bottelino's Italian Restaurant, The White Lion Mezze Restaurant & much more. There are plenty of nearby supermarkets which include:- Morrisons, Aldi, Waitrose and Iceland, so no need to fill your car up with shopping before your journey as you can do it when you arrive, and they are all within easy walking distance along the marina.
** Highly recommended - The Windmill - pub/restaurant (would have to go in car) its along the coastal road towards Clevedon, beautiful meals and fantastic views**.
Portishead's stylish new marina development, Port Marine, houses up to 150 boats and has been developed as the centrepiece of a large urban renewal programme. The area is well worth a visit, to see the newly developed area and the striking public art. The work of several internationally acclaimed sculptors are on view here.
Portishead is magnificently situated, with sweeping views of the Severn Estuary, the Welsh coastline, both Severn bridges to one side and the beautiful and scenic Gordano Valley to the other.
Nearby attractions include:- The picturesque Lake Grounds which offer plenty of space for children to play, and is ideal for relaxing, admiring the spectacular views or watching the cricket or bowls. This is a great place to picnic, and refreshments are also available from the café. There is an open air swimming pool close by, a zoo farm, a fascinating farm and retail museum and superb National Trust houses and gardens. There are many places to visit including Clevedon, Weston Super Mare, Bristol, Glastonbury, Bath, to name but a few and all within easy driving distance.
With Bristol within easy reach and the coastline waiting to be enjoyed, Fisherman's cottage makes a welcoming year-round destination for families, couples & friends to explore or relax and enjoy.
|Size||Sleeps up to 6, 2 bedrooms|
|Nearest beach||Portishead 100 m|
|Will consider||Corporate bookings, Long term lets (over 1 month)|
|Access||Car not necessary|
|Nearest Amenities||100 m|
|Nearest travel links||Nearest airport: Bristol international airpoirt 16 km|
|Family friendly||Great for children of all ages|
|Notes||Pets welcome, No smoking at this property|
|General||Central heating, TV, CD player|
|Standard||Kettle, Toaster, Iron|
|Utilities||Cooker, Microwave, Fridge, Freezer, Washing machine|
|Rooms||2 bedrooms, 1 bathrooms of which 1 Family bathrooms|
|Furniture||1 Sofa beds, Double beds (1), Bunk Beds (1), Cots (1), Dining seats for 4, Lounge seats for 4|
|Access||Parking, Suitable for people with restricted mobility, Wheelchair users|
|Further details outdoors|
This property has a 32 inch tv/dvd/Cd player. The wardrobes are fitted and the single beds are bunk beds. The sofa bed is a corner sofa. The whole property is fantastic and a great location.
Bed Linen is provided, towels can be provided at a cost.
Portishead is a coastal town in North Somerset. Portishead has a long history as a fishing port.The Windmill Inn at Portishead has a long and varied history. It has served various capacities including a working windmill, a golf club house, headquarters for the home guard during WW2 and even a base for smugglers. The Windmill Inn modern times has served the community as a public house since 2000. Portishead marina is established as one of the best equipped marina facilities in the south west. Portishead marina holds a strategic position in the Bristol channel. The marina has been awarded 5 gold anchors, the highest award given by the TYHA.
Battery Point is one of the many areas surrounding Portishead. Others include Clapton in Gordano, Weston in Gordano and Weston Down
Tne nearby Clevedon Court is only one of the many historic places in Portishead. Other historical places of interest include Tyntesfield , Gatcombe Court and 7 Great George Street
5.87 miles away is Tickenham Golf Club Portishead's closet golf course, nearby golf couses include Clevedon Golf Club , Shirehampton Park Golf Club and Bristol Clifton Golf Club
If your flying to Portishead the nearest airport to Portishead is Bristol International Airport being 15 miles away, Bristol / Lulsgate is 15 miles away and Filton Aerodrome is 16.miles from Portishead. Bristol Zoo is only 20 minutes by car, Weston-super-mare with its fantastic brand new pier also within easy reach of the M5 and Severn crossings into Wales.
Portishead Triathion 30th June 2013
Weston Super Mare T4 30th June 2013
Portishead Raft Race (Lake Grounds) 7th July 2013
Weston Super Mare Pier Show Free Event 23rd - 24th July 2013
Bristol Harbour Festival 26th - 28th July 2013
Portishead Flower Show 27th - 28th July 2013
Weston Super Mare Beach Race 11th October 2013.