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Apartment | 2 bedrooms | sleeps 4
A light and sunny apartment situated on the upper ground floor of Osborne House, a beautiful Grade II listed Georgian house. The apartment has views of the Pier and Downs and is less than 100 metres from the seafront and old stone quay. It is ideally placed for lazing on Swanage's award-winning sandy beach or taking invigorating walks along the Jurassic coast.
The accommodation comprises 2 bedrooms (1 double and 1 twin), bathroom with shower over bath, kitchen with gas hob and electric oven, fridge with ice box, microwave and washing machine, sitting room with TV, DVD, CD/radio and a selection of books, DVDs and CDs. It is comfortably furnished with seating for four, a dining table to seat four, and a huge bay window from which to enjoy the views. The rooms are light and airy with high ceilings and tall windows. The apartment also benefits from a communal garden at the rear of the property, and one allocated parking space.
Duvets, pillows, bed linen and towels are all provided. The apartment has free Wi-Fi.
The apartment is fully booked for 2014 but bookings now being taken for April-September 2015. Short breaks (min. 3 nights) considered outside high season.
NB: There are steps up to the front door of Osborne House, and so the apartment is not ideally suited to those who have difficulty with stairs or for very young children.
|Size||Sleeps up to 4, 2 bedrooms|
|Will consider||Short breaks (1-4 days)|
|Access||Car not necessary|
|Nearest travel links||Nearest airport: Bournemouth International, Nearest railway: Wareham, Dorset 15 km|
|Family friendly||Suitable for children over 5, Suitable for people with restricted mobility|
|Notes||No pets allowed, No smoking at this property|
Features and Facilities
|Luxuries||DVD player, Sea view|
|General||Central heating, TV, CD player, Wi-Fi available|
|Standard||Kettle, Toaster, Iron|
|Utilities||Cooker, Microwave, Fridge, Washing machine|
|Rooms||2 bedrooms, 1 bathrooms of which 1 Family bathrooms|
|Furniture||Single beds (2), Double beds (1), Dining seats for 4, Lounge seats for 4|
|Other||Linen provided, Towels provided|
The West Country region
Swanage is a great holiday destination with its bustling town, beautiful sandy beach and wonderful scenery. Attractions include its world famous Jurassic coastline giving walks to Old Harry Rocks and Durlston Castle, the delightful Swanage Railway, regular folk, jazz and blues music weekends, and not forgetting the Carnival & Regatta week in August.
Being a seaside town, Swanage has got plenty of trinket shops, and there are two supermarkets. There is a huge choice of cafes and restaurants, and you can browse the menus in the windows.
Swanage bay has over a mile of sandy beach (complete with a Punch & Judy show in the summer months). The Steam Train runs to and from Norden, just beyond the picturesque village of Corfe. There are boat trips to Old Harry Rocks, and to Bournemouth and Poole. The open top buses will take you to Bournemouth via the Sandbanks ferry. Other activities include fossil-hunting on the cliffs, walking over Ballard Down and along the South West coast path. There is a Tourist Office on the seafront.
Swanage is a musical mecca and during the year it hosts blues, jazz and folk festivals. The Carnival & Regatta week at the beginning of August will delight everyone, young and old, and wonderful firework displays are held on Saturdays throughout August.
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18 Jul 2014
Very well situated property with stunning views towards the pier. Light and airy rooms very well decorated to enhance the seaside feel. Well equipped with cockery, utensils etc. Perhaps the great weat… More
5 Jul 2014
"Perfect Holiday Rental"
Osbourne house has all the things you require for a holiday let. If you intend to cook whilst holidaying, the kitchen is well equipped. Everything was spotlessly clean and the beds are very comfortab… More
5 Jun 2014
This holiday flat is perfect for a relaxed break in Swanage. Its right by the seafront without being in the main drag. You can park up and not even need to use your car for your entire stay, with the … More
11 May 2014
We ave just returned from Osborne House, Swanage. A stunning flat with superb views across the bay and towards the pier. Accomodation was excellent with tasteful 'seaside' decor. The Geor… More
9 May 2014
"What a great location and accommodation spot on"
Wonderful location and accommodation was just as advertised.Very quiet considering very near the town.Our car was not needed to get about as we used the steam railway spending a day in Corfe.What a gr… More
13 Nov 2013
"90m from sea front with great views from huge bay window"
The absolute best place to be is sitting underneath the huge lounge bay window when the morning sun floods into the apartment. You can easily sit there and look out of the window the whole day!But wh… More
27 Oct 2013
"Super spot - Just right to explore Swanage and surrounding area"
We stayed at the flat as a party of four and had a super time. The accommodation was excellent and is very well situated in the heart of Swanage. Although there were four of us, there was plenty of … More
15 Oct 2013
"Lovely flat in great location"
My wife and I have now stayed in this lovely flat twice and we just love it.It is in a great location just off the front with only a short walk into the town centre with its many restaurants and cafes… More
15 Oct 2013
"The perfect place to unwind and enjoy the sea views and wonderful coastline."
We stayed for a long weekend, and had a lovely time walking along the pier, watching the sun set and enjoying the local fish and chips. The apartment was fully equipped with everything one would need,… More
14 Oct 2013
"Fantastic flat with wonderful views"
My husband and I have recently stayed with our two children and the flat is wonderful. It has a very welcoming feel with little extras like DVDs, books and a bucket and spades for the kids!The rooms a… More
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