HomeAway uses cookies to improve your site experience. Learn more. By continuing, you consent to our use of cookies.
HomeAway uses cookies to improve your site experience. Learn more. By continuing, you consent to our use of cookies.
Verified Review icon check navigate-up navigate-left navigate-right expand mail svg-lightning svg-24hr svg-house svg-sleeps svg-bedrooms svg-bathrooms svg-stay svg-toilet calendar svg-report-flag pet-dog svg-multiunit Default Owner Icon heart-filled
Book Online or call HomeAway Booking Assistance +44 (0) 800 917 5992
Book Online or call HomeAway Booking Assistance +44 (0) 800 917 5992

Grade II Listed Fisherman's Cottage on Chesil Beach

People6
Bedrooms 3
Bathrooms2
Property type cottage
Minimum Stay 3 - 7 nights

Overview

About the property

3 Bedrooms, 2 Shower/Toilets, cottage can sleep 7 using 'Z' bed.

A period Portland stone fisherman's cottage located within a conservation area and backing onto Chesil beach. The property has many character features including exposed stone walls, wood floors, ceiling beams and a wood burner. The property is situated on the Isle of Portland in the heart of Chiswell, just a pebbles throw to the sea.

We have a No Smoking Policy!

Free Wireless Internet.

Parking: There is an allocated parking space next to the cottage for one car.

There is a free car park opposite the cottage and further parking along sea wall to the left of the cottage.

There is also parking on the road side. There is a council car park within a 3-4 minute walk.

We have a No Smoking Policy

More Details

Owner
Roy
Member since: 2006
Speaks English
Response time:
Within a few days
Response rate:
70%
Calendar last updated:
19 August, 2017

Facilities

Accommodation and facilities for this holiday cottage in Portland in Portland

Property Type:
  • cottage (semi-detached)
Meals:
  • Self-catering
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 6
  • pets considered
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
Location Type:
  • beach
  • near the sea
Theme:
  • Family
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions
General:
  • Fireplace
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking
  • Parking Off Street
  • Washing Machine
  • Wireless Internet
Kitchen:
  • 4 Ring Stove
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Freezer
  • Grill
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Hob
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Room
  • seating for 6 people
Bathrooms:
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 - Toilet , Shower Enclosure , Downstairs
    Bathroom 2 - Toilet , Shower Enclosure , Upstairs
  • 1 x Hand towel and 2 x 'T' towels are provided. NOTE; Please bring your own Bath Towels as these are Not Provided!
Bedrooms:
  • 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 Double Bed , Single bed is a 'Z' bed
    Bedroom 2 - 2 Single Bed
    Bedroom 3 - 2 Single Bed
  • Bed linen is provided and all beds are made up upon arrival.
Entertainment:
  • CD Player
  • DVD Player
  • Radio
  • Stereo
  • Television
Suitability:
  • not suitable for elderly or infirm
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Attractions:
  • marina
Leisure Activities:
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • walking
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • deepsea fishing
  • fishing
  • golf
  • pier fishing
  • sailing
  • diving
  • surf fishing
  • swimming
  • water skiing
  • wind-surfing
Notes:
Suitable for elderly providing they can cope with stairs. The sitting room and dinning rooms are at different levels by two steps. There is a multi fuel stove in the living room for the colder days to come. Fuel is Not supplied!

Reviews

Excellent! 4.3/5 -
(26 traveller reviews)

46% Complete
42% Complete
7% Complete
3% Complete
0% Complete
Grade II Listed Fisherman's Cottage on Chesil Beach
average rating of 4.3076925 based on 26 reviews
Live in Banbury, Oxfordshire
5

Lovely, quaint fisherman's cottage

  • 5 of 5

Ideal setting. Only a minutes walk to the beach. Very clean and comfortable.

Five minutes walk to seafront restaurant that does great breakfasts and lunches.

Ten minute walk to one of the best fish and chip shops we've been too offering local hake, squid, scallops and samphire.

Five minute walk to start of SouthWest coastal path. Fantastic views and can visit the Portland quarry sculpture park. Good spot for butterflies and lizards.

Also recommend tours of Portland Castle and Portland Bill.

As a family we didn't need to venture further than the Isle for the whole week.

  • Review Submitted: Jul 26, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Jul 2017
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Its really appreciated to get such a lovely review, makes all the hard work worthwhile.
Did you find this review helpful?
1 0
4

Fantastic house for anyone attending regatta at WPNSA

  • 4 of 5

Just half a mile from WPNSA, and right on Chesil beach, this is a great house if you are in Portland for a sailing regatta. Well worth taking bikes, so that you can nip back and forth. The only possible downside is the lack of a dishwasher. If you are there with kids, the beach provides a fascinating playground right on your doorstep.

  • Review Submitted: Aug 5, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Jul 2017
  • Source: Vacation Rentals, from HomeAway
Did you find this review helpful?
0 0
5

Lovely welcoming spacious cottage. Very clean and comfortable

  • 5 of 5

Everything as expected and provided. Everything worked and plenaty of hot water and heating when required.

Comfortable clean beds and we all slept well with the background sounds of the pebble beach soon sent you off to sleep.

  • Review Submitted: Jul 29, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Jul 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
Did you find this review helpful?
1 0
5

Relaxing

  • 5 of 5

Cottage was very cosy, the 2 bathrooms were very useful, all the amenities you needed, excellent location, with a very good pub nearby.

Plenty of scope for walkers/birdwatchers or just chilling out on a beach. Local shops a 5 minute walk away, but up a steep hill so a degree of mobility required.

Overall a very enjoyable chilled out holiday.

  • Review Submitted: Jun 16, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Jun 2017
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
Did you find this review helpful?
1 0
5

Lovely, quaint cottage, in fantastic location.

  • 5 of 5

Really enjoyed our stay at the cottage, fantastic weather helped us enjoy the beach which was quite literally a stone's throw away. Would definitely recommend the cottage, deceptively large with everything you need for a perfect holiday.

  • Review Submitted: Jun 5, 2017
  • Date of Stay: May 2017
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
Did you find this review helpful?
1 0
4

cozy cottage central for a lot of places to explore only a few strides to the beach

  • 4 of 5

Near to beach everything you need fir a comfortable stay.

  • Review Submitted: May 21, 2017
  • Date of Stay: May 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
Did you find this review helpful?
0 0

Location

Portland Castle
Portland Bill
Osprey Leisure Centre
Weymouth Golf Club
Nearest Airport
40 Miles
Bournmouth
Nearest Ferry
6 Miles
Weymouth
Nearest Train
6 Miles
Weymouth
Nearest Motorway
50 Miles
M 27, M5
Car: not necessary

The Isle of Portland is located on the south coast of Dorset and forms part of the World Heritage Coastline, known as the 'Jurassic Coast'. Famous for centuries as the home of Portland stone (used by Christopher Wren on St Paul's Cathedral and numerous other London churches). Portland is now evolving into a centre for leisure activities including fishing, diving, bird watching, rock climbing, walking and a variety of water sports, including sailing at the newly opened National Sailing Academy, venue for the sailing events at the 2012 Olympic Games. Portland is made up of several village communities which together offer a range of amenities, however Weymouth with its picturesque harbour and its award winning sandy beach is only 6 miles away. Excellent bus service from Portland to Weymouth.

Other Activities: Bird Watching and rock climbing

Photos

Prices & Availability

Prices for this holiday cottage in Portland, Weymouth and Portland

Rental Basis:
per property
Owner accepts payment in:
GBP
Convert Currency
Rental Period Minimum Price Additional Nights Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event Price
 
Summer
1 Jul 2017 - 2 Sep 2017
Changeover Day: Saturday
7 night minimum stay
£695
for 7 nights
£695
 
 
Low Season
3 Sep 2017 - 15 Dec 2017
3 night minimum stay
£285
for 3 nights
From
£95
£495
£1,500
 
Notes: Rates are based on 2 guests; add £10 per night, per additional guest
 
Xmas & New Year
16 Dec 2017 - 6 Jan 2018
3 night minimum stay
£300
for 3 nights
From
£100
£495
 
Notes: Rates are based on 2 guests; add £10 per night, per additional guest
 
My Standard Rate

Changeover Day: Saturday
7 night minimum stay
£595
for 7 nights
£595
 

Additional pricing information

Additional Guest Fee £10 per person per night
Pet Fee £20
Damage Deposit £50

A week runs from Saturday - Saturday
A discount will be made if accommodation is only for 2 people during off peak times and is at the discretion of the management !

Owner's Cancellation Policy

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