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Seagull Cottage

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Chesil Cove (five minutes walk) is a great spot for swimming
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2 Bedrooms , 1 Bathroom , Sleeps 4
Isle of Portland, Dorset, England
Seagull Cottage is a lovely holiday house ideal for sailing, beach, and outdoor activity holidays in Portland. It is located just one mile from the Weymouth and Portland National Sailing Academy (WPNSA), the 2012 Olympic Sailing venue. Chesil beach is just a few minutes walk, with swimming and great fishing from the beach. There are sea and roof top views from all the back windows of the cottage. Chesil Cove is the nearest part of Chesil Beach, and is the best place for swimming on the whole beach. The cliff paths are easily accesible from the cottage, offering great walks with breath-taking sea views. There are also plenty of nearby pubs, cafes and restaurants.

From the outside Seagull Cottage is a traditional, terraced cottage dating from about 1900. It is tucked away in a quiet backwater of Fortuneswell (DT5 1JQ), off the main...
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Listing #HL358449
About the Owner
Clementine and David T
Languages spoken:English, French
Response Rate:100%
Response Time:Within a few hours
Listed Since:March 2013
Interaction with guests
You will have the cottage to yourselves, but our housekeeper lives just round the corner so is on hand if you have any issues.
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Reviewed 25 August 2018 via mobile

Seagull cottage is a great place for a relaxed and comfortable base to explore Portland and Weymouth. The cottage is cosy and fully equipped with all you need as a family, even if like us you want to cook! Plenty of space for all, very...More

Thank Mrs Nicky s
Management response:Responded 28 August 2018

Hi Nicky, thanks for your lovely review! You are welcome back anytime :) Clementine

Reviewed 29 June 2018 via mobile

We had a great stay at Portland over 5 nights at Seagull Cottage. Portland is a friendly and beautiful place to stay and walk around, and is so close to places like Weymouth and nearby Dorset attractions. Really perfect to for young families like us...More

Thank amrik g
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Reviewed 15 June 2018

Had a lovely weekend in the Isle of Portland which is a beautiful place to visit and would highly recommend staying at the seagull cottage. Very clean and tidy with beautiful furnishing and special little touches. Has everything you need there, kitchen well equipped and...More

Thank Dippydeb31
  • Central Heating
  • Cooker
  • Dining Seats (6)
  • Dishwasher
  • Double Beds:(1)
  • Dryer
  • DVD Player
  • Freezer
  • Full Baths (1)
  • Hairdryer
  • Internet Access
  • Iron
  • Kettle
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room Seats (6)
  • Microwave
  • Ocean Views
  • Private Garden
  • Refrigerator
  • Single Beds:(3)
  • Stereo System
  • Suitable For Children Under 5
  • Toaster
  • Towels Provided
  • TV
  • Washer
  • Wi-Fi
House rules
    Pets not allowed
    Smoking not allowed
    Check in: 4:00 PM
    Check out: 10:00 AM
No parties or events please!
Check-in from 16:00
Check-out by 10:00
    1 Full bath
    1 Full
    3 Twins
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  • Damage Deposit: $192 / stay - Deposit
Additional Rate and Availability Information
If a booking spans two seasons, the rate applicable will be the pro-rata average rate. Above rates include bed linen, bath towels (N.b. Please bring own beach towels) and kitchen linen, and also the first £25 of gas / electricity usage (per meter readings). Any excess usage will be deducted from security deposit.Bookings are normally from 4:00pm Friday to 10:00am Friday. Other days / part weeks may be possible, subject to availability. During July / August we normally only offer one week bookings, but shorter stays may be possible if there is late availability. To secure a booking a deposit of 25% is required, with the balance (plus a £100 security deposit) being due four weeks before your arrival. Please note that for insurance purposes we need to be able to verify guest addresses / identities. When your booking is confirmed you may be required to provide proof of identity / address.
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About the neighbourhood
We always found the beach a endless entertainment for children in summer.  Chesil cove is pebbles and has rock pools. The water is very clear, and on a warm calm summer day it is a wonderful place to swim.

There is a leisure centre with swimming pool nearby (http://www.ospreyleisure.co.uk/).  There is also a park within five minutes walk which has a children's play area with swings, climbing frames etc.

Weymouth beach is a huge sandy beach which has all the traditional attractions, e.g. Punch and Judy, donkey rides, mini fairground rides, and sand sculptures to see.  There is also the Sea Life adventure park.

It takes about 20 minutes on the bus into Weymouth.  It can be easier to use the bus than finding somewhere to park in Weymouth, as well as being cheaper!  The buses run ever...
How to get there
Airport: Southampton: 109.0 km
Railway: Weymouth: 8.0 km
Ferry: Poole: 53.0 km
Activities nearby
Fishing Nearby, There Is A Golf Course Within 30 Mins Drive, Horse Riding Nearby, Watersports Nearby, Nearest Beach: 1.0 km.
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