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Stunning Waterside Cottage in Poole Harbour

People4
Bedrooms 2
Bathrooms1
Space 800 sq. ft.
Property type house
Minimum Stay 3 - 7 nights

Overview

About the property

2 Bedroom Cottage with Sea Views and 5 Minutes walk to Town Centre

This fisherman's cottage is possibly in THE PERFECT location in Poole. Situated within a stones throw (literally) from the Sea, and right next to the Fisherman's Dock, with direct access to the sea side foot walk onto the Poole Quayside and Town Centre. There is an abundance of activities that you can book to include Fishing Trips, Dive Boats, Sailing Boats, Parascending and more, as well as fantastic array of bars and restaurants that cater for all ages and tastes. The two bedrooms both have stunning sea views, with the master bedroom looking out over the harbour and across to Brownsea Island. There is a comfy lounge area with all expected facilities and a dining area that leads out onto the 'sun trap' patio and garden that backs onto the harbour and is absolutely perfect for BBQ, playing with your children or just relaxing in the sunshine. This fantastic property is child friendly and has off street parking for 2 cars / boats.


Property Manager
Andy George
Member since: 2009
Speaks English
Response time:
Within a few hours
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
27 April, 2017

About Andy George

I live on the outskirts of London with my wife and dog and have been lucky enough to travel up and down to Poole since i was a young lad with my family, and now with my own family.

Why Andy George chose Purbeck

The location of this property cannot get much better if you want sea views and to have the option to just leave your car in the drive and walk around Poole and the local area.

We've been slowly upgrading the property over the past few years, and its really becoming what we've envisaged now. Those regulars who come back year on year have been making very positive comments. The bathroom was refurbished in 2014, and in May 2015 all carpets replaced, bedroom, lounge and dining room furniture replaced. An internal redecoration was also undertaken.

The Kitchen and dining room was all replaced in April 2016 with an external decoration undertaken also.

What makes this house unique

* Location

* Views

* Comfort

Facilities

Accommodation and facilities for this holiday house in Poole in Purbeck District

Property Type:
  • house (semi-detached)
Meals:
  • Self-catering
Floor Area:
  • 800 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 4
  • non smoking only
  • pets considered
  • children welcome
Location Type:
  • near the sea
  • town
  • waterfront
Theme:
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Sports & Activities
General:
  • Broadband Access
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Parking ...
  • Towels Provided
  • Tumble Dryer
  • Washing Machine
  • Wireless Internet
Kitchen:
  • 4 Ring Stove
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Freezer
  • Grill
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Hob
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining Room
  • seating for 4 people
Bathrooms:
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Bathroom 1 - Toilet , Bath with Shower
Bedrooms:
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 4
  • Bedroom 2 - 2 Single Bed , Zip and Link option = super king size bed - own sheet reqd
    Bedroom 1 - 1 Double Bed , Overlooks Poole Harbour. Travel Cot available on request
Entertainment:
  • Books ...
  • DVD Player
  • Games ...
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Television
  • Video Library
Outside:
  • Garden ...
  • Barbecue ...
  • 4 garden chairs
Suitability:
  • wheelchair inaccessible ...
Attractions:
  • cinemas
  • library
  • marina
  • playground
  • pond
  • restaurants
Leisure Activities:
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • horse riding
  • paddle boating
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • groceries
  • hospital
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • deepsea fishing
  • fishing
  • golf
  • jet skiing
  • mountain biking
  • paragliding
  • pier fishing
  • roller blading
  • sailing
  • diving
  • bay fishing
  • surfing
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • water skiing
  • wind-surfing
Notes:
The TV comes with all freeview channels. There is not SKY installed. A Travel cot is available on request

Reviews

Wonderful! 4.9/5 -
(27 traveller reviews)

Stunning Waterside Cottage in Poole Harbour
average rating of 4.851852 based on 27 reviews
5

Lovely cottage in a great location

  • 5 of 5

I am almost afraid to write a good review in case it is booked up next time we want it. The cottage is perfectly situated with views all round; perfect for walking with a dog and into town. It was well equipped and the bed was really comfortable. I hope we go back!

  • Review Submitted: Apr 4, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Mar 2017
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thanks for such a great review Nichola. Looking forward to welcoming you back in the near future! If you have found any new dog walks that i haven't mentioned on the info sheet then please do let me know. All the best Andy
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5

Excellent location ..gorgeous cottage

  • 5 of 5

What better than to wake up to the sound of the water. The pretty little garden is very comfortable and ideally placed for people and dog watching..loved it. Cottage is beautifully kept and has everything you need for your stay.

  • Review Submitted: Mar 30, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Mar 2017
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thanks for the great review. Glad you had a lovely time and hope to have yo back at some point in the future. All the best Andy
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5

Great House / Great Location

  • 5 of 5

We could not have wished for a better location, easy walk into Poole Town Center although a stones throw from the sea. The property was everything we had hoped for too and had a lovely homely feel. The views were lovely, internet worked well, safe garden for the dog and all aspects of our stay was great. We will definitely be returning - thanks for a great break away ....

Nigel and Jo

  • Review Submitted: Mar 12, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Mar 2017
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thanks for such a great review. So glad that you enjoyed your stay at the cottage and its making me jealous as I really need to get down to the cottage soon with my family! Our dog goes nuts when she realises where she is!! Hope to have you back in the near future! All the best Andy
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4

Fantastic house and location , would stay again.

  • 4 of 5

We really enjoyed our stay here and the house was exactly what it said on the tin. The view in the picture is from the rear window of the house and is fantastic to wake up to in a morning. The house was very clean and well presented with very nice units throughout. Good WiFi in the house , all 4 of us used it at the same time with no problems. If I had one tiny bad point and honestly, it really is only one bad point, it's that with hard water from the tap, the kettle was full of white scale and we ended up boiling from a pan, although I feel if I had contacted him while we were there then he would of rectified it. A walk along the harbour is on the doorstep and 5 mins walk is a Tesco or two mins in the car. To sum up, Fantastic house and location, and would stay again.

  • Review Submitted: Mar 12, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Feb 2017
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thanks very much for the positive review. Sorry to hear about the kettle. It is descaled and there is a spare in the shed. I' look forward to welcoming you back in the future! All the best Andy
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5

Lovely cottage in a perfect location.

  • 5 of 5

This is a lovely cottage which has obviously been recently refurbished to a very high standard. However, The best thing about this cottage is its location, which is stunning, being right on the harbour.

  • Review Submitted: Feb 18, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Feb 2017
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you for the lovely review, and kind works about the cottage. You're absolutely right though, the location is second to non and it doesn't matter what time of the year that you stay, it has its charm all year round!
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4

Lovely waterside ( well virtually ) little cottage , ideal for a small family .

  • 4 of 5

Well equipped and very clean little cottage.

Very peaceful.

  • Review Submitted: Nov 8, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Oct 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thanks very much for the positive review. We look forward to you staying again in the future Thanks Andy
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Location

Nearest Airport
8 Kilometres
Bournemouth International
Nearest Ferry
1 Kilometres
Brittany Ferries
Nearest Train
1 Kilometres
Poole Station
Nearest Motorway
40 Kilometres
M27 / A31
Nearest Beach
10 Metres
Poole beach
Car: not necessary

Poole is a vibrant, bustling town with stunning views from the Quayside across Poole Harbour, the worlds second largest natural harbour. You can take a stroll down the quayside where many activities can be booked to include Fishing, Diving, Sailing, Kitesurfing and Windsurfing amongst others. There are also numerous boat trips that can be taken in various directions, up to Wareham, across to Brownsea Island, or to the beautiful Sandbanks and Studland Bay beaches.

There are some fantastic walks to be had along the Dorset Jurassic Coast which is steeped in wildlife for all nature lovers. On that note the harbour is of International importance for wildlife conservation and borders 3 nature reserves, whilst also being home to the rare 'Red Squirrel'.

Poole is of great historical interest having been used by the Romans as an Invasion port to take over the South of England, and as a result there have been historical findings with the oldest being a logboat dating back to 295 BC

Other Activities: Historic Buildings

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Prices & Availability

Prices for this holiday house in Poole, Dorset

Rental Basis:
per property
Manager accepts payment in:
GBP
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Rental Period Minimum Price Additional Nights Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event Price
 
Rate B
22 Apr 2017 - 28 Apr 2017
3 night minimum stay
£335
for 3 nights
£763
 
 
May Bank Holiday
29 Apr 2017 - 5 May 2017
7 night minimum stay
£813
for 7 nights
£813
 
 
Rate B
6 May 2017 - 26 May 2017
3 night minimum stay
£335
for 3 nights
£763
 
 
Spring bank Holiday
27 May 2017 - 2 Jun 2017
7 night minimum stay
£863
for 7 nights
£863
 
 
Rate C
3 Jun 2017 - 30 Jun 2017
3 night minimum stay
£378
for 3 nights
£863
 
 
Rate A
1 Jul 2017 - 8 Sep 2017
Changeover Day: Saturday
7 night minimum stay
£1,063
for 7 nights
£1,063
 
 
Rate C
9 Sep 2017 - 27 Oct 2017
3 night minimum stay
£356
for 3 nights
£813
 
 
Rate B
28 Oct 2017 - 20 Dec 2017
3 night minimum stay
£335
for 3 nights
£763
 
 
Xmas flat rate
22 Dec 2017 - 28 Dec 2017
7 night minimum stay
£963
for 7 nights
£963
 
 
New Year flat rate
29 Dec 2017 - 5 Jan 2018
7 night minimum stay
£963
for 7 nights
£963
 
 
My Standard Rate

Changeover Day: Saturday
7 night minimum stay
£963
for 7 nights
£963
 

Additional pricing information

Booking / C card fee £13.3
Refundable Damage Deposit £150
Pet Fee £0
Cleaning inc in rate £0

50% of Rental Value required to confirm Reservation
£100.00 Damage Deposit and Full Payment required 4 weeks prior to start of rental

Manager's Cancellation Policy

  • 50% refund for cancellations more than 30 days before check-in date.
  • 100% refund for cancellations more than 60 days before check-in date.
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