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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 12 hours
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
13 August, 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 4.857143 based on 42 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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Cricklade, Wiltshire, United Kingdom
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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5

Great Location

  • 5 of 5

We had a fantastic week. The house is in a great location. Our pets were welcome which means a lot to us. Poole is a fantastic place to holiday. The house was tidy and clean.

We would definitely return and have no problem recommending this lovely holiday home. Thank you Andy.

  • Review Submitted: Jul 18, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Jun 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thanks for the review Michael, its really appreciated. Would love to welcome you back in the future, with your pets of course!! All the best Andy
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5

We had an amazing week in the perfect location for relaxing, three minutes walk from the quayside

  • 5 of 5

The cottage is beautiful. Clean, newly refurbished, and well equipped kitchen. Powerful shower that gets the sand out! Very comfortable beds and plenty of drawers and wardrobe space for all the clothes you pack but don't get round to wearing!! Comfortable lounge and dining area. South facing garden only one garden away from the sea wall walk. So all the views but without losing privacy of people walking by. Perfect. Easy off road parking. Local shops for all requirements five minutes walk away. Fancy an Indian? Taj Mahal 2 one road back from the Quay. Not to be missed. Carrot cake? OMG blue building on the front called something like Emporium. £2.25 huge fresh SLICE. Have fun.

  • Review Submitted: Jul 15, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Jul 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thanks for such a great review. Totally agree with you on the Taj Mahal also. Am going to have to track down that Carrot cake also. So glad that you enjoyed your stay, and hope to hear from you again in the future. All the best Andy
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5

Great place to stay!

  • 5 of 5

This cottage is brilliantly located and had everything we wanted for our long weekend stay. It was bright, clean and comfortable. The outside of the cottage doesn't do the inside justice. The views are great from upstairs and I wouldn't hesitate to return. Thank you.

  • Review Submitted: Jun 30, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Jun 2017
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Hi Jane, Thanks very much for the great review. The property is an old fishermans cottage, so they were built to be robust, particularly to it being right next to the sea. Its regularly maintained and decorated both internally and externally, and really appreciate the feedback! All the best Andy
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5

Family Short Break

  • 5 of 5

Stayed in Waterside Cottage and had the most amazing stay. The house was perfect, close to everything. Everything was spotless, good cooking facilities, lovely fresh bedrooms with great views. A very relaxing and enjoyable holiday with my family and wee dog.

We would recommend and will most certainly be back in the future.

Great communication from Andy the owner and we would like to thank him for allowing us to stay in his fabulous cottage. What a dream home it really is.

Thanks again.

Frances, Matt & Stephanie - oh and off course Maisie our dog

  • Review Submitted: Jun 29, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Jun 2017
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
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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 A
8 Jul 2017 - 8 Sep 2017
Changeover Day: Saturday
7 night minimum stay
£1,075
for 7 nights
£1,075
 
 
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 - 5 Jan 2018
7 night minimum stay
£975
for 7 nights
£975
 
 
My Standard Rate
3 night minimum stay
£432
for 3 nights
£975
 

Additional pricing information

Damage Deposit £250

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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