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Family Cottage close to beach ,town ,pub restaurants, coach & rail links

Bedrooms 3
Property type cottage
Minimum Stay 3 - 7 nights


About the property

Isambard Cottage has been refurbished for 2016 season

An ideally situated terraced cottage located 400m from Weymouth Seafront. A 5 minute walk takes you to the beach and town with its shops, restaurants, coach and rail links and leisure facilities all nearby.

The whole family can enjoy all that this beautiful Georgian seaside town has to offer and also the many places of interest nearby such as Durdle Door and Lyme Regis.

Isambard Cottage was built in the mid 1800s to house the growing population of railway workers for Isambard Kingdom Brunels Great Western Railway, part of Weymouths rich historical past.

The accommodation comprises of a spacious lounge diner with BT Sports channels, kitchen leading to an enclosed sunny patio garden with a built in BBQ. On the first floor there are two bedrooms, one with a double bed and the other with twin beds and the large family bathroom. A small staircase leads to bedroom 3 which is perfect for older children and adults and has twin beds.

More Details

Claire Whiles
Member since: 2013
Speaks English
Response time:
Within a few hours
Response rate:
Calendar last updated:
13 July, 2018


Accommodation and facilities for this holiday cottage in Weymouth in Weymouth and Portland District

Property Type:
  • cottage
  • Self-catering
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 15:00 / Check-out: 10:00
  • Max. occupancy: 6
  • pets considered ...
  • children welcome ...
  • smoking allowed ...
Location Type:
  • beach
  • near the sea
  • resort
  • town
  • Budget
  • Family
  • Historic
  • Fireplace
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking ...
  • Wireless Internet
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Hob
  • Toaster
  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining
  • Dining Area
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Bathroom 1 -
  • 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6
  • Books
  • DVD Player
  • Games
  • Television
  • Garden ...
  • Barbecue
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • wheelchair inaccessible
  • bay
  • botanical garden
  • caves
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • forests
  • library
  • live theatre
  • marina
  • museums
  • playground
  • pond
  • recreation centre
  • reefs
  • restaurants
  • ruins
Leisure Activities:
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • eco tourism
  • horse riding
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness centre
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundrette - serviced
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • deepsea fishing
  • equestrian events
  • fishing
  • fly fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • hunting
  • jet skiing
  • mountain biking
  • paragliding
  • pier fishing
  • rafting
  • roller blading
  • sailing
  • diving
  • snorkelling
  • bay fishing
  • caving
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • water skiing
  • wind-surfing


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Family Cottage close to beach ,town ,pub restaurants, coach & rail links
average rating of 4.6 based on 10 reviews

great house highly recommended!

  • 5 of 5

The house was ideally located, just a short walk to the main front. The house was well equipped and had internet. The owners were very friendly and helpful. We all had a great holiday and would definantly stay there again.

  • Review Submitted: 05-Jun-2017
  • Date of Stay: May 2017
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you for the lovely review and we are really pleased you had a great holiday. We look forward to seeing you again. Thanks Claire & Robin
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Three nights Isambard Cottage

  • 5 of 5

We had a great stay at the cottage. Good location in central Weymouth with many restaurants and shops.

Great base for visiting the area and we saw a lot.

Good sized bedrooms, bathroom and living area.


  • Review Submitted: 07-Apr-2018
  • Date of Stay: April 2018
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
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Great Location

  • 4 of 5

The street is quite narrow, but I didn't have any problem parking. Great location so when parked didn't have to move the vehicle. Lovely house, plenty of room for 3 adults and dog.

Only negative would be the mattresses. Need to have thick toppers on as springs can be felt... We were there for a long weekend. Would stay again.

  • Review Submitted: 30-Dec-2017
  • Date of Stay: December 2017
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
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Bonfire weekend

  • 4 of 5

Nice little house for a weekend away

  • Review Submitted: 06-Nov-2017
  • Date of Stay: November 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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Ideal property close to restaurants and bars and the seaside 😁

  • 5 of 5

Host was very accommodating when we arrived early. Property as described and ideal for what we needed. Communication was excellent

  • Review Submitted: 18-Sep-2017
  • Date of Stay: September 2017
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
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excellent - everything we needed.

  • 5 of 5

Lovely week at Isambard cottage with my daughter and her 3 sons. Weather was good so we spent most of our time on the beach which was very near. Shops and eateries also close by. Cottage was very clean and suited our needs- great to have parking permits and we parked right outside. Fairly quiet apart from the seagulls! Have been coming to Weymouth for years - love it. So glad we found this place to stay.

  • Review Submitted: 03-Sep-2017
  • Date of Stay: August 2017
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
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Nearest Airport
35 Miles
Nearest Ferry
30 Miles
Nearest Golf
1.5 Miles
Nearest Train
250 Metres
Nearest Motorway
45 Miles
Nearest Restaurant
400 Metres
Weymouth Town Centre
Nearest Beach
400 Metres
Car: not necessary

Isambard Cottage located just off Weymouth sea front in walking distance all Weymouth attractions.


Prices & Availability

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Fees No additional mandatory fees

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • 50% refund for cancellations more than 14 days before check-in date.
  • 100% refund for cancellations more than 30 days before check-in date.
  • Service Fee fully refunded on cancellations that qualify for 100% refund.

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