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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:
90%
Calendar last updated:
16 October, 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:
  • Check-in: 15:30 / Check-out: 10:00
  • Max. occupancy: 4
  • pets considered
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
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 -
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Stunning Waterside Cottage in Poole Harbour
average rating of 4.869565 based on 46 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

Idyllic position

  • 5 of 5

What can we say apart from absolutely wonderful property in an exceptional spot. Very clean and cosy, lovely back garden to sit in the sunshine and watch the world go by. Responses to emails to the owner, Andy, replied to without delay. Will definitely be booking again, ASAP

  • Review Submitted: Oct 8, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Sep 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thanks for your positive review Debbie. Glad that you had such a good time and looking forward to welcoming you back in the near future. All the best Andy
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5

Fantastic stay!

  • 5 of 5

Thank you so much for such a lovely stay at your cottage, the facilities were fantastic, ideal distance for all places of interest. We had some lovely walks along by the sea with the fur babies and we had a lovely walk into town. Thoroughly enjoyed our stay and would love to stay here again. Thank you

  • Review Submitted: Oct 2, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Sep 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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5

Beautiful Dorest

  • 5 of 5

A lovely little cottage, well presented, we had a very relaxed stay. Location was great too, literally a stone's throw from the sea, easy walking distance to the local amenities. Lots to do and see, a car is required for the further away excursions but with parking at the property this is not a problem. We had our first family holiday with our 18 month old here and she loved it too, well who wouldn't like Peppa Pig world, Brownsea island (first boat trip), Monkey World, Farmer Parmer's, Oceanarium, not to mention the beautiful walks, Compton Acres etc. The British weather played its part with a few wet days but there was also a very local soft play called the Ark which was excellent. We would recommend this accommodation and area to anyone.

  • Review Submitted: Sep 10, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Sep 2017
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thanks for the lovely review Ric, Appreciate the recommendations on the kid friendly activities in particular, mainly on a selfish note as I wasn't aware of the soft play centre myself nd will definitely be paying a visit to it with our little one the next time we are at the cottage. All the best Andy
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5

Another fantastic week at this lovely cottage by Poole Harbour!

  • 5 of 5

My husband and youngest son and myself had a fantastic week in this cottage next to Poole Harbour, wonderful weather and so much to do in the area. Only took us 2 hours to drive from Kent and can't wait to book again for next year.

  • Review Submitted: Sep 6, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Aug 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Hi Vanessa, Really pleased that you've had another good stay at the cottage. Appreciate the review and looking forward to welcoming you back next year. All the best Andy
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5

Lovely place for a holiday

  • 5 of 5

We wanted to have a holiday with our two dogs & this place was perfect! Being right on the harbour side next to the sea & open park space it was easy to walk the dogs. The house also had a nice little garden which was lovely for the dogs too. The property was clean & well looked after & an easy walk to the town. We had a lovely time here & so did our dogs!

  • Review Submitted: Jul 19, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Jun 2017
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thanks for the review Helen, and thoroughly pleased that you had such a good time. All the best 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 C
9 Sep 2017 - 27 Oct 2017
3 night minimum stay
£368
for 3 nights
£825
 
 
Rate B
28 Oct 2017 - 20 Dec 2017
3 night minimum stay
£346
for 3 nights
£775
 
 
Xmas flat rate
22 Dec 2017 - 28 Dec 2017
7 night minimum stay
£975
for 7 nights
£975
 
 
New Year flat rate
29 Dec 2017 - 1 Jan 2018
3 night minimum stay
£432
for 3 nights
£975
 
 
Rate B
2 Jan 2018 - 30 Mar 2018
3 night minimum stay
£368
for 3 nights
£825
 
 
Rate C
31 Mar 2018 - 13 Apr 2018
Changeover Day: Saturday
7 night minimum stay
£880
for 7 nights
£880
 
 
Rate B
14 Apr 2018 - 25 May 2018
3 night minimum stay
£368
for 3 nights
£825
 
 
Rate C
26 May 2018 - 1 Jun 2018
7 night minimum stay
£880
for 7 nights
£880
 
 
Rate B
2 Jun 2018 - 29 Jun 2018
3 night minimum stay
£368
for 3 nights
£825
 
 
Rate A
30 Jun 2018 - 7 Sep 2018
7 night minimum stay
£1,025
for 7 nights
£1,025
 
 
Rate C
8 Sep 2018 - 26 Oct 2018
3 night minimum stay
£368
for 3 nights
£825
 
 
Rate B
27 Oct 2018 - 21 Dec 2018
3 night minimum stay
£368
for 3 nights
£825
 
 
Xmas 2018
22 Dec 2018 - 27 Dec 2018
5 night minimum stay
£739
for 5 nights
£1,025
 
 
New Year 2018
28 Dec 2018 - 2 Jan 2019
4 night minimum stay
£596
for 4 nights
£1,025
 
 
My Standard Rate
3 night minimum stay
£432
for 3 nights
£975
 

Additional pricing information

Cleaning inc in rate £0
Refundable Damage Deposit £250
Pet Fee £0
Booking / C card fee £25

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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