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Harbour View - Large balcony, terrace and BBQ garden

People12
Bedrooms 4
Bathrooms3
Property type house
Minimum Stay 2 nights

Overview

About the property

Sea View house with optional beach hut

A stunning new build house that boasts uninterrupted views of Poole Harbour and Hamworthy Park. The view takes in the harbour islands and the Purbeck hills, with Corfe Castle in the distance. The sun rise and sunset from this super apartment has got to be one of the best in the world. All viewed from your holiday home.


Our beautiful modern interior balances the needs of contemporary living with a prefect family atmosphere. 
 
With four bedrooms (two double, one twin, one quadruple), superior quality mattresses and beds dressed with crisp white sheets, it’s the perfect place to lay your head after a busy day out exploring the beautiful Dorset Coast. The house also has a sofa bed in the main living area and a second, living, dining area with an extra sofa bed. There are two family bathrooms, shower room and an additional W.C.)

The open plan living area with comfy sofas, flat screen TV , free view and Netflix and large family dining table gives plenty of room to rest and play. The apartment boasts a full-length balcony and outdoor seating area that provides the perfect place to sit, relax and admire the views. The fully equipped contemporary kitchen has everything you need including washing machine and dishwasher.

As a family friendly house we want to make you and your families visit as easy and stress free as possible. To help entertain the children we have a selection of small toys, books and games and can provide a travel cot and high chair with advance notification. For the outdoors we have a selection of buckets and spades freely available to use. If you really want to make for a perfect holiday we have a beach hut available to rent at just £20 per day or £70 for the whole week. We really do want you to have the best family holiday experience.

Linen, bath towels, hairdryer, iron, sample toiletries and a welcome pack are included in your price. We also have ample off road parking.

Out and about


Situated in the small hamlet of Poole, our apartment is perfect for a relaxing family holiday with everything you need within a short walking distance. Within the area there are several small shops and take away restaurants where you can find the perfect holiday dinner.

Directly across the road from the apartment is a safe sandy beach, with shallow waters ideal for children and water sport enthusiasts. The beach site and park is a safe environment to make the most of your holiday with a large play park, paddling pool, café and the outdoor activities centre: Harbour Challenge ( The centre offers activities for all ages including: sailing, windsurfing, kayaking, climbing there is also a great play park, water park and café all on your door step.

Through the park you can take a 20-minute coastal walk to Poole Quay Harbour (the 2nd largest natural harbour in the world after Sydney, Australia). From the Quay you can take a short harbour cruise and stop off at the famous National Trust and RSPB site ‘Brownsea Island’. Brownssea Island is the home of the first Scout camp founded by Sir Baden Powel in 1907. The site attracts worldwide visits and is the home to the Red Squirrel, Peacocks and Deer. Also on the quay you will find an array of restaurants, bars and cafes and many original historic buildings. The Tourism office can be found within the town History Museum situated in the ‘old town’. During the height of the Summer, free evening entertainment is held with live music, children's entertainment and a weekly firework display.
 
Just further along from the quay you land in Poole Town Centre which boasts many high street shops along with smaller independents.

Poole Park with its large lake and children activities is also within easy walking distance from the Quay. The park has several eateries and its own soft play area and mini ice rink. 
 


Poole is an ideal location to explore the beautiful Dorset countryside, Jurassic coastline and stunning golden sand beaches.

Within the apartment you will find a wide range of literature available to help you plan your days out. 



Getting Around


Buses in the town are frequent and it is easy to reach the surrounding areas by public transport. The town hosts a tour bus that runs regularly and can be taken between Poole and Swanage and back through Studland. Poole train station is just a 30 minute walk away and runs trains through to Weymouth, Southampton, Portsmouth via the West coast line.
 
The ferry across to Studland can be picked up from Sandbanks, a short car journey away.

The small print


Our apartments are family owned and with little ones we understand the importance of ‘the little things’. If there is anything you need we are just a short walk away from the apartment and can assist you. Our aim is to give you and your family the perfect holiday experience.
 
 


Check out: 10:00 am on the day of departure 


Check in: 15:00-10:00 (later times by prior arrangement) 



A security deposit of £150 is required to cover damages and excess cleaning but will be refunded following a sufficient departure check.

The beach hut is available on a daily rent of £20 or £70 for the whole week. Early booking recommended to avoid disappointment. The hut has an array of beach toys.

Please note the house will be fully completed and available for rent from June 2017. As this is a new build apartment only exterior views are available at the moment but the site will be updated with internal photos as soon as internal fittings are completed.

If you have any questions please do not hesitate to contact me.

Renee

07954 414222

More Details

Property Manager
Renee Clarke
Member since: 2015
Premier Partner

This partner has demonstrated and is committed to fast response times, the best rates, and a great guest experience.

Speaks English
Response time:
Within a day
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
20 May, 2018

About Renee Clarke

My name is Renee Clarke and I am the property manager for this new build apartment. I rent the apartment on behalf of my friends (Dave and Emma) and I live just a 5 minute walk of the property.

I have 2 young children and we love living by the sea and all the pleasures it brings. During the Spring and Summer our family practically lives at the beach or on the water. We have a sail boat in Poole Harbour and also enjoy paddle boarding and BBQ most evenings.

Poole is a beautiful place to be and I look forward to welcoming you to this fabulous area and all it has to offer.

Renee Clarke purchased this house in 2017

Why Renee Clarke chose Poole

The property consists of two new build apartments decorated to the highest standard and aimed a family time. The apartment are situated directly across the road from the beach and park and are the prefect place to explore the tranquil Dorset Countryside.

The apartment has the option of a beach hut rental situated directly on the beach and equipped with beach toys, tea and coffee and the perfect view of the harbour.

What makes this house unique

Comes with family friendly toys, high chair, travel cot and Netflix.

Facilities

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

Property Type:
  • house
Meals:
  • Self-catering
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 15:00
  • /
  • Check-out: 10:00
  • Max. occupancy: 12
  • Children welcome
  • Parties/events not allowed
  • Non smoking only
Location Type:
  • beach
  • near the sea
  • Ocean View
  • town
  • waterfront
Theme:
  • Adventure
  • Family
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions
General:
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
Kitchen:
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Hob
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining Area
Bathrooms:
  • 3 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 - Toilet , Shower Enclosure
    Bathroom 1 - Toilet , Bath with Shower
    Bathroom 1 - Toilet , Bath with Shower
  • Two bathrooms, 1 en suite and a separate W.C.
Bedrooms:
  • 4 Bedrooms, Sleeps 12
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 Double Bed
    Bedroom 1 - 4 Single Bed
    Bedroom 1 - 1 Double Bed
    Bedroom 1 - 2 Single Bed
  • There are two living area each with a double sofa bed.
Entertainment:
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Television
  • Toys ...
Outside:
  • Balcony
  • Boat ...
  • Terrace
  • Kayak / Canoe ...
  • Garden
  • Barbecue
  • Tennis ...
  • Water Sports Gear ...
Onsite Services:
  • Massage
Attractions:
  • bay
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • forests
  • library
  • live theatre
  • marina
  • museums
  • naturist beach
  • playground
  • recreation centre
  • restaurants
  • theme parks
  • water parks
Leisure Activities:
  • beachcombing
  • horse riding
  • paddle boating
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • equestrian events
  • jet skiing
  • mountain biking
  • paragliding
  • pier fishing
  • sailing
  • diving
  • bay fishing
  • surfing
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • water skiing
  • wind-surfing
Notes:
A fabulous new build house in the most family friendly location. From the house balcony you can view Poole Harbour, Purbeck Hills, Brownsea Island and Hamworthy Park with its paddling pool, outdoor activity centre and tennis courts. As a family run apartment we are happy to assist in anyway we can to ensure you have the perfect family holiday.

Reviews

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average rating of 4.6363635 based on 11 reviews
5

Wonderful Weekend!

  • 5 of 5

Lovely house, perfect for our annual girls' weekend away. We couldn't have had a better time. In fact we enjoyed it so much, we might just have to come back!

  • Review Submitted: 23-Feb-2018
  • Date of Stay: February 2018
  • Source: HomeAway
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Family Christmas

  • 4 of 5

I booked Harbour View for a 3 night Christmas break. We hired the whole of the property as staying were my son and his wife, my daughter and her husband, my mum, my husband and I. The property was beautiful, spacious, spotless and had a great view over the park to the sea. All agreed beds were comfortable and there was more than enough space in the upstairs lounge/kitchen/dining room for all of us and not feel on top of each other. In fact on boxing day we were joined by my brother, his wife, my nephew and his girlfriend just for the day and there was still plenty of space for us all. The owner had thoughtfully provided, foil turkey trays, and new baking sheets and the house was very prettily decorated with reindeer, garlands, Christmas lights and a tree, so it all felt very festive when we arrived. The owner very obligingly allowed as entry to the house earlier than usual so we could get set up for our break. It really was just what we needed in terms of accommodation, location, suitability for an ageing parent and all our family's various requirements. The only niggles I had was that there was no freezer space. Both kitchens have a small under unit fridge with icebox but no freezer. Even using both the fridges we struggled a bit to house all our Christmas food. I understand during the summer people are more likely to eat out, bbq and not need much space for food storage, but maybe over festive periods, the offer of renting a freezer could be made? We also missed having champagne glasses for our celebrations so maybe these could be added to the equipment. The owner left a note regarding a problem with some of the blinds in the lounge saying they were awaiting repair, we only had a short period of sunshine whilst staying and it was blinding without blinds so hopefully future guests will benefit from repaired blinds. These really are tiny niggles as it was a lovely break, easy to book and the owner/manager were quick to respond to queries and very very helpful. Many thanks.

  • Review Submitted: 10-Jan-2018
  • Date of Stay: December 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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5

Gorgeous house

  • 5 of 5

The house was perfect for 6 of us staying. We had such a lovely time. Really beautiful, light, modern home. Highly recommend.

  • Review Submitted: 03-Dec-2017
  • Date of Stay: November 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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Great house in fab location

  • 5 of 5

Eight of us enjoyed a weekend at Harbour View. We enjoyed the wonderful morning views and were fortunate enough to have sunshine as well! The house is incredibly spacious with everything you could want. We had a fantastic stay and would highly recommend!

  • Review Submitted: 27-Nov-2017
  • Date of Stay: November 2017
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
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Ladies weekend away, November 2017

  • 4 of 5

6 of us stayed here. House is lovely and spacious. View is amazing .

Renee was very helpful with recommendations for restaurants .

Would definitely stay again.

  • Review Submitted: 23-Nov-2017
  • Date of Stay: November 2017
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you for your review Beverley, I am so glad you enjoyed your stay and hope to see you again soon. Renee
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5

Gorgeous property

  • 5 of 5

The house is incredible and in a gorgeous spot in Poole. It has most of what you need and is super comfortable for a group looking to visit the area. Would highly recommend!

  • Review Submitted: 19-Nov-2017
  • Date of Stay: November 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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Location

Nearest Ferry
2.5 Kilometres
Poole
Nearest Train
4 Kilometres
Poole
Nearest Beach
100 Metres
Hamworthy
Car: not necessary

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Additional pricing information

Fees No additional mandatory fees
Damage Deposit £150

Minimum 3 night stay

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.
  • Service Fee fully refunded on cancellations that qualify for 100% refund.
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