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Sandbanks Peninsular Spacious Detached - Sleeps 10-16, NEWS: optional Beach Hut!

Bedrooms 6
Property type house
Minimum Stay 3 - 4 nights


Minimum Stay
3 - 4 nights

About the property

6 Double Bedrooms, Large Garden, Parking 6+, Child Friendly, 2 minute walk beach

Now with Optional Beach Hut by all beach amenities - ask for details.

Luxuries: Wireless Unlimited Internet access, BluRay/DVD player, Harbour glimpses.

General: Central heating, TV, Telephone, Wi-Fi available.

Standard: Kettle, Toaster, Iron, Ironing board, Hair dryer .

Utilities: Clothes dryer, Dishwasher, Cooker, Microwave, Fridge, Freezer, Washing machine.

Rooms: Bedrooms (5/6), Bathrooms (1), En suite (1), Shower rooms (1), WCs (3).

Furniture: Sofa beds (3), Single beds (5), Double beds (4), Cots (1) . Sleeps maximum of 16.

Highchair / Travel-cot / Stairgate available.

Outdoors: Private garden, Large GAS BBQ, Climbing frame, Swing set.

Access: Wheelchair access, Secure parking.

Further details indoors:

• Gas Fired Central Heating,

• Spacious Hall and Landing with storage for coats etc.

• Entrance Porch,

• On Bus Routes Wilts & Dorset 52 and 50. (Poole, Bournemouth, Swanage etc).


• Berber wool carpets.

The West Country / Dorset region

Dorset's attractions are the mild climate, golden sandy beaches, beautiful coastline and countryside. It's weather is favourable, Dorset having amongst the most sunshine hours per year in the UK.

There are the dramatic ruins of Corfe Castle (National Trust), the Swanage Steam Railway, the long sandy beaches of Studland and the fascinating Sandbanks Chain Ferry (single car crossing approx £3) within a short distance. Treat yourself to tea at The Haven Hotel with its consevatory overlooking the entrance to Poole Harbour and the chain ferry.

Spend some time on the beaches of Sandbanks Peninsula, Poole, famous for having some of the most expensive properties in the world. Drop into Jazzy's Cafe (Shore Road) on a Sunday morning and read the papers and people-watch. Harriet's Restaurant (Lilliput, Poole) can be for a special occasion. See the Fireworks Display Thursdays 10pm at Poole Quay.

For those interested in watersports, there is windsurfing tuition available at Whitley Bay, Sandbanks; sailing tuition at Rockley Watersports, Hamworthy, Poole; scuba diving off Swanage and sea fishing trips from Poole Harbour.

Water-skiing, wakeboarding and parasurfing also take place in Poole harbour. Mountain biking is a popular activity in the nearby Purbeck Hills.

Thomas Hardy based his many novels, eg The Mayor of Casterbridge, in Wessex - the Dorset countryside. An interesting read before bedtime!

The Bournemouth / Sandbanks area

Land Marks

The Jurassic Coast

England's first 'natural' World Heritage Site! Visit www.jurassiccoast.com for full details. Includes such spectacular areas as Lulworth Cove, Durdle Door and Kimmeridge Bay

The New Forest

Idyllic villages and beautiful country walks, a 'must see' attraction when visiting the East Dorset, Hampshire area. www.thenewforest.co.uk for further details.

Brownsea Island

This National Trust site is internationally significant as the venue of the first Scout camp in 1907 and one of the few remaining homes of the native Red Squirrel. www.nationaltrust.org.uk/brownsea for further details.

Corfe Castle

A famous ruined castle and very picturesque village neslted in the Purbeck Hills. Another National Trust property - for more details go to http://www.nationaltrust.org.uk/main/w-vh/w-visits/w-findaplace/w-corfecastle/

The Swanage Railway

A delightful way to see the sites and countryside of the 'Isle of Purbeck'. This preserved steam railway operates throughout the year - for further details of timetables, events and prices, go towww.swanagerailway.co.uk

The Beaches and Piers

The 'main' beach in this beautiful part of the world stretches from the mouth of Poole Harbour all around Poole Bay to the mouth of Christchurch harbour at Hengistbury Head, although it changes name (Sandbanks, Bournemouth, Boscombe) as well as harbouring a number of cliffs and 'chines' as well as 2 piers - Bournemouth and Boscombe!

On the other side of Poole Harbour entrance, the beach continues as the sheltered and unspoilt Shell Bay & Studland beaches, surrounded by National Trust land and providing a picturesque introduction to the Isle of Purbeck.

For more details, visit www.pooletourism.com or www.bournemouth.co.uk

Water Sports

Water Sports general information

Whilst the majority of wind/kite and wake boarding takes place within the Poole Harbour, a wide range of water borne activity can be found across the area. Several marinas, numerous yacht and sailing clubs as well as a number of boating companies and water sports shops offer a full range of all things 'nautical'.

For more information, try:

• www.brownseaislandferries.com

• www.bluelinecruises.co.uk

• www.fcwatersports.co.uk

• www.rockleywatersports.com

• www.justudive.com

• www.powerboattraininguk.co.uk

• www.pmya.com

• www.castawaycharters.co.uk

• www.pooleseaanglingcentre.co.uk

• www.poolequayboathaven.com

For detailed information on the harbour area itself, the byelaws and navigation information, go towww.phc.co.uk, the site of the Poole Harbour Commissioners.

Wildlife Centres

Bournemouth Oceanarium - www.oceanarium.co.uk

Monkey World - www.monkeyworld.org See the stars of TV's 'Monkey Business'

Abbotsbury Swannery - www.abbotsbury-tourism.co.uk

Farmer Palmer's - www.farmerpalmers.co.uk - 'Arguably the best value for money visitor attraction for the under 8's in the south of England!'

Country Walks

The New Forest

Designated a National Park - www.thenewforest.co.uk for more details.

Moors Valley Country Park

www.moors-valley.co.uk for details of the many attractions to be found at this beautiful country park.

Rights of Way

For a detailed map of 'Rights of Way' and footpaths through Poole, go tohttp://www.boroughofpoole.com/downloads/assets/rightsofwaymap.pdf

For cycle routes through Poole go tohttp://www.boroughofpoole.com/downloads/assets/cycleroutemap.pdf

Historical Buildings

These abound in the area! Some of the best known (and well worth a visit) are:

Christchurch Priory - www.christchurchpriory.org

Corfe Castle & village - www.corfe-castle.co.uk

Upton House - www.uptoncountrypark.org

Lulworth Castle - www.lulworth.com

Kingston Lacey - http://www.nationaltrust.org.uk/main/w-vh/w-visits/w-findaplace/w-kingstonlacy/

Beaulieu - www.beaulieu.co.uk

Buckler's Hard - www.bucklershard.co.uk

Festival / Markets and Events

Since these change from season to season across the area, for all the latest details vist:

• www.pooletourism.com

• www.bournemouth.co.uk

• www.bic.co.uk

• www.lighthousepoole.co.uk

Harbour / Quay

The Harbour and Quay General Information

For details of activities in and around the Quay, visit www.pooletourism.com


Shopping General Information

Each town centre across the region has it's own unique flavour and style and as well as the high profile national brands (Marks & Spencer, Debenhams, Bhs etc.,) a good variety of local retailers can be found.


• www.pooletowncentre.com

• www.bournemouth.co.uk

Restaurants / Bars

Restaurants and Bars General

For the latest in eating out in Poole, visit www.eatoutpoole.com for latest menus, wine lists, photo galleries, maps, reviews and special offers!

More Details

Property Manager
Admin Bookings
Member since: 2009
Speaks English
Response time:
Within a few hours
Response rate:
Calendar last updated:
5 January, 2017

Why Admin Bookings chose Dorset

Located in quiet residential street in the heart of Sandbanks just a short stroll to the beaches, harbour and chain ferry.

Fully equipped for large groups to make the most of their holiday.

TV's in all bedrooms and the kitchen!

What makes this house unique

Exclusive access to Optional Beach Hut, perfectly located by all beach amenities (Showers, Restaurant, Cafe, Life guard, Beach Warden, Car Park, Park, Crazy Golf etc).

Off Road parking for 6+ cars.

Guestbook comments from the manager

“The excellent kitchen facilities for catering for big group meals”
Feb 2011
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Wonderful! 4.8/5 -
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Sandbanks Peninsular Spacious Detached - Sleeps 10-16, NEWS: optional Beach Hut!
average rating of 4.7777777 based on 15 reviews


  • 5 of 5

Stayed at this lovely house for a long weekend. There were 12 adults and 2 dogs. Had a wonderful stay. House has everything you need and home from home. Clean, more than adequate and very close to the beach. Will definitely return and recommend to others.

  • Review Submitted: Jan 16, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Jan 2017
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you very much for your review, it is much appreciated. So glad you enjoyed your stay and I hope we will see you again soon. :)
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Great house and location. Book the beach hut

  • 5 of 5

Our second visit to this property, three generations this time (7 people). As impressed this time as last. So well equipped and spacious. Rapport with owner was so easy. Would recommend.

  • Review Submitted: Sep 21, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Sep 2016
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you for leaving such a lovely review, I am glad you had a good holiday and look forwards to seeing you all again soon.
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A Great Weekend

  • 4 of 5

This property was excellent for our extended family weekend we were six adults and four children. The description of this spacious property was good and it was very clean and well equipped, with many very thoughtful additional touches, ie wine, biscuits, milk and even flowers. Easy walking distance to the beach meant we were mostly there, but when not, there was plenty of space in the garden and house for the children to play. The off street parking was a real bonus as we had three cars - even more could have been accommodated. The owner sent out very clear instructions and provided a very informative information book at the house. He was always available by phone or email and answered any queries we had in a very friendly and helpful way. We would definitely recommend this property to friends and would make it our number one choice if the family returned to Sandbanks.

  • Review Submitted: Jul 13, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Jul 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you for your lovely review I am so glad you had a good holiday and hope to see you again soon.
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excellent holiday house

  • 4 of 5

Good clean well maintained property only a short walk from a very good beach. Everything provided and included a welcome hamper and flowers (nice touch) - information on travel distances, local shops and restaurants and other attractions provided. Swing and slide in private garden was a great hit with little ones. Listing accurate and would recommend highly.

  • Review Submitted: Apr 12, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Mar 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
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Relaxing long weekend stay

  • 5 of 5

Four of us and a dog were looking for a last minute break, we opted to rent the beach hut as well, and were so pleased that we chose this property. It is well equipped, great parking, great bedrooms, bathrooms, and dining facilities. Booking was made easy and damage deposit was returned less than a week after our return.

  • Review Submitted: Oct 4, 2015
  • Date of Stay: Sep 2015
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
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  • 5 of 5

We stayed here for the week for my nephews wedding (A large group of us all mixed ages). Lovely spacious place with everything you could possibly need. Great location, easy to get to other places and very peaceful. Craig was very helpful all the way along from our initial booking to our actual stay and couldn't do enough for us, so thank you Craig. The pictures don't do it justice, it has so much room and is great for big family meals in the conservatory and outside when the weather is good. We had a fantastic time and would thoroughly recommend booking this accommodation.

  • Review Submitted: Sep 25, 2014
  • Date of Stay: Aug 2014
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
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Nearest Airport
10 Kilometres
Bournemouth (Hurn BOH/EGHH) or Southampton (SOU):
Nearest Barpub
300 Metres
Rick Stein, Haven Hotel
Nearest Ferry
5 Kilometres
Poole or Southampton or Weymouth Portsmouth
Nearest Golf
5 Kilometres
Merrick Park, Parkstone, Purbeck
Nearest Train
5 Kilometres
Parkstone, Poole or Bournemouth
Nearest Motorway
40 Kilometres
Nearest Restaurant
300 Metres
Cafe Shore, Haven Hotel
Nearest Beach
200 Metres
Sandbanks Blue Flag beaches
Car: not necessary

Sandbanks Beach is undoubtedly the BEST beach on the South Coast some would say in Britain! A holder of the European Blue Flag for a record 20 years, it is a beach you can visit in total safety and be sure you and your family will have a good time.

Other Activities: Kite Boarding, Kayaking, Paddle boarding, Power boating, Zap cats, Jet ski, Wake boarding

Golf: Golf Courses

3 miles Parkstone Golf Club

49A Links Road

Poole, Dorset

01202 708138 www.parkstonegolfclub.com

6 miles Meyrick Park

Central Drive, Bournemouth BH2 6LH

01202 786000 ? • www.meyrickpark.com

5.3 miles Isle of Purbeck Golf Club (via chain ferry at end of Sandbanks Peninsula)

6, Studland, Dorset BH19 3AB

01929 450361 ? • www.purbeckgolf.co.uk


Prices & Availability

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Additional pricing information

Fees No additional mandatory fees
Refundable Damage Deposit £495

FPrices are from £1600 per week low season to £3300 high season.
Prices may be subject to change at the advertiser's discretion.
Prices inclusive of Bed Linen, Quilts,Pillows,Bath sheets,Electricity,Gas,Water,Broadband.

PLEASE NOTE: Prices are based on up to 10 persons. Additional supplement of £40 per person after 10.
e.g. surcharge for party of 13 is £120 (3 x £40)

Manager's Cancellation Policy

100% refund for cancellations more than 30 days before check-in date.
Available arrival


Accommodation and facilities for this holiday house in Sandbanks in West Country

Property Type:
  • house (detached)
  • Self-catering
Floor Area:
  • 250 m²
Location Type:
  • beach
  • near the sea
  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Luxury
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions
  • Broadband Access
  • Filtered Water
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking
  • Parking Off Street
  • Sofa Bed
  • Telephone
  • Towels Provided
  • Tumble Dryer
  • Washing Machine
  • Water Cooler
  • Wireless Internet
  • 4 Ring Stove
  • Blender
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Freezer
  • Grill
  • Ice Maker
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator
  • Hob
  • Toaster
  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 16 people
  • 3 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 - Toilet , Bath with Shower , Shower Enclosure , 1st Floor
    Bathroom 2 - Toilet , Shower Enclosure , on ground Floor
    Bathroom 3 - Toilet , Bath with Shower , ensuite
  • 6 Bedrooms, Sleeps 16
  • Bedroom 1 - 2 Single Bed , 1st Floor Twin bedroom
    Bedroom 3 - 1 Extra Lg. Double Bed , 1 Single Bed , Ensuite with Bath/shower
    Bedroom 4 - 1 Extra Lg. Double Bed , 1 Single Bed , 1st Floor Kingsize and Single
    Bedroom 5 - 2 Single Bed , Ground Floor - twin bedroom
    Bedroom 6 - 2 Double Bed , Grd Floor- Two Double sofabeds - Can be used as lounge also
    Bedroom 7 - 1 Double Bed , Grd Floor- Main lounge has double sofabed also
    Bedroom 2 - 1 Large Double Bed , 1st Floor Double bedroom
  • Bedroom 6 is can be used either as a bedroom or secondary lounge. It has 2 double sofa beds and has it's own entrance into the hall and also double doors into the main lounge. Rooms to rear of property have views of Poole Harbour. Bedrooms 3 and 4 also have a small single bed (2'6').
  • Books
  • Books - Fiction / Non-fiction
  • Books for Kids
  • CD Player
  • DVD Player
  • Games
  • Games for Kids
  • Radio
  • Stereo
  • Television
  • Toys
  • Video Game Console
  • Video Games
  • Video Library
  • Child's Swing
  • Garden
  • Barbecue
  • Patio
  • Veranda
  • Conservatory
  • Wood Decking
  • 16 garden chairs
  • 2 deck chairs
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
  • pets considered
  • suitable for elderly or infirm
  • wheelchair accessible
Onsite Services:
  • Massage
  • bay
  • botanical garden
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • laundrette - not serviced
  • festivals
  • forests
  • library
  • live theatre
  • marina
  • naturist beach
  • playground
  • recreation centre
  • restaurants
  • ruins
  • winery tours
Leisure Activities:
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • eco tourism
  • gambling casinos
  • horse riding
  • outlet shopping
  • paddle boating
  • photography
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • Babysitter
  • fitness centre
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundrette - serviced
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • deepsea fishing
  • equestrian events
  • fishing
  • fly fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • golf
  • golf pass optional
  • hiking
  • ice skating
  • jet skiing
  • mountain biking
  • paragliding
  • pier fishing
  • roller blading
  • sailing
  • diving
  • snorkelling
  • bay fishing
  • caving
  • surfing
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • water skiing
  • water tubing
  • wind-surfing
Wheel Chair access will require assistance across front door threshold. There is a bedroom and shower room on the ground floor. In the shower room there is a 150mm step up to toilet level and shower level. There is also a step up/into the shower. Kitchen, Lounge, bedroom, dining room all on ground level.

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