Alexandra House Flat 8The
Apartment | 2 bedrooms | sleeps 6
A light airy first floor two-bedroom apartment. The large living/dinning room occupies the front of the property with full width balcony accessed by three large floor to ceiling windows. The kitchen is through an archway off the main living room. The bedrooms (1 double and 1 twin) and family bathroom are to the rear. Five or six people can be accommodated by using a double sofa bed in the living room.
The accommodation is within easy walking distance of entertainments, shops, bars,restaurants and clubs.
Private parking to the rear.
|Size||Sleeps up to 6, 2 bedrooms|
|Nearest beach||Weymouth 50 m|
|Will consider||Long term lets (over 1 month), Short breaks (1-4 days)|
|Access||Car not necessary|
|Nearest Amenities||10 m|
|Nearest travel links||Nearest airport: Bournemouth 57 km, Nearest railway: Weymouth 200 m|
|Family friendly||Great for children of all ages|
|Notes||No pets allowed, No smoking at this property|
Features and Facilities
|Luxuries||DVD player, Sea view|
|General||Central heating, TV|
|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, Single beds (2), Cots (1), Dining seats for 6, Lounge seats for 6|
|Other||Linen provided, High chair|
|Outdoors||Balcony or terrace|
|Further details indoors|
The owner manages the apartment personally and supervises all aspect of cleaning and maintenance.
The front door of the house is approached by 5 stone steps and 18 internal stairs lead to the front door of the apartment.
Gas and electric are included.
Cot and highchair are extras.
|Further details outdoors|
A private car park to the rear (one space per unit). Loading/unloading to the front in lay by on double yellow lines is tolerated but do not leave your car unattended. The car park is accessed on foot via either end of Royal Crescent and Crescent Street.
Families and couples only.
The West Country region
Weymouth is the ideal location from which to explore the more remote parts of the Dorset countryside and coastline now designated a Natural World Heritage Site.
East of Weymouth lie the coastal attractions of Durdle Door and Lulworth Cove and the Isle Purbeck. The Tank Museum, Lulworth Castle and Corfe castle all provide great historical interest from different eras, as well as special event days including displays, jousting and open air concerts.
Westward the spectacular Jurassic coastline extends to Lyme Regis and the Devon border, a must for fossil hunters and geologists of any age or experience . However the first stop must be the pretty village of Abbotsbury with its many attractions not least among them the splendid sub tropical gardens, renowned for their exotic plants which thrive in the mild winters and warm summers of this micro climate.
The isle of Porland with its weather hewn dramatic cliffs, extending 4 mls south into The English Channel contrasts with a history based on a Naval and industrial pedigree. Limestone quarrying has dominated the past, but now the National Sailing Academy provides a leisure opportunity for all to participate in water sports within the safe confines of Portland Harbour. Church Ope Cove , the Lighthouse, Pulpit Rock and the Museum are all places well worthy of visits while on the island.
The Roman County town of Dorchester is protected by the ancient Maiden Castle hill fort some 8 mls north, inland from Weymouth. In more recent times it has provided the central location for Thomas Hardy novels and the slightly controversial location for Prince Charles' vision of a new town at Poundbury, while Kingston Maurward house and animal park provide more mainstream style attractions.
Weymouth retains its charm as a traditional seaside town. The beach has Punch and Judy, sand modeller, trampoline, donkey rides, pedalos and floats. Beach kiosks, tea shops and deckchair/ lounger hire provide all your needs for a day by the sea. The seafront land train takes you from the Kings Statue to Lodmoor Counrtry Park to visit The Sealife Centre, Pirate Adventure, Mini Golf, Leisure Ranch and other attractions. The town provides various shops, bowling, cinema and restaurants. The Pavillion Theatre has a varied programme of evening shows and various pubs and clubs provide lively evening entertainment
The Harbour, quite possibly the most attractive and varied on the south coast, has many restaurants and pubs around it's perimeter. There are a wide variety of boats from working fishing vessel to visiting tall ships. Take a ride in the cross Harbour ferry to the Nothe Gardens and visit the Napoleonic Nothe Fort.
Events and Festivals take place thoughout the year including Easter Fun, Vintage Motorcycle / Car Rallies, Harbourside Music Festival, Sailing events, Spirit of the Sea, Olympic Torch Relay, Weymouth Carnival, Beach Motocross and New Year's Eve Fancy Dress Revelry.
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5 Jan 2014
"Spacious apartment in great location"
We stayed for the New Year's break in Flat 8. The standard of accommodation was very good, the living room was a great place to relax, bright and spacious with full views across the bay. The seaf… More
7 Nov 2012
"Amazing place on Seafront with great views"
We stayed here for a week at the beginning of October. We weren't expecting too much as the pictures on line wern't the best - and were very pleasantly surprised when we got there. We were m… More
29 Sep 2012
"Clean and tidy with exceptional sea views"
Booking this apartment was very straight forward and the landlady was very patient with me after an email she had sent me regarding payment was lost so payment was delayed. Anne and her partner were … More
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