Located in Sandbanks, Dorset
Beach View is a holiday cottage inSandbanks, Dorset, sleeping 8 and just a minutes walk to the Blue Flag awarded 3 mile sandy beach, restaurants and cafes
Beach View, located just above the famous Sandbanks Beach, is a stylish 4 bedroom holiday property with stunning beach and coastal views from many of its rooms. A private path leads from the rear of the house which leads directly to the promenade and the award winning sandy beach as well as all the local amenities including restaurants and cafes. Dining choices include Rick Stein Sandbanks where the views are matched by the cuisine and the Sandbanks Beach Cafe, a bright and modern family friendly cafe situated right on the beach. The beach itself is gently shelving and is excellent for swimming but the area also offers many water sports including windsurfing, kite boarding, paddle boarding, water skiing and jet skiing. Further choices of where to eat out, shopping, attractions and activities can be had in Poole, Bournemouth and Christchurch which are all within a short drive. Early bookings are advised as this is a very popular choice with families looking to stay in this much sought after area.
The accommodation at Beach View comprises of an entrance hallway leading to a lounge with comfortable sofas, Freeview TV with BT vision, WiFi and large glass double doors leading to the terrace. The kitchen/diner also has excellent sea views and a breakfast bar and is equipped with an electric hob, microwave, fridge/freezer, dishwasher as well as a range of accessories and utensils. The dining area has table with seating for eight. On this floor are two twin bedrooms, one with sea views and a shower room with toilet and hand basin. Up to the first floor where you will find the master bedroom which is a king size double with sea views and en suite bathroom with bath with shower over, toilet and basin. The final bedroom is another twin with sea views and en suite bathroom with bath with shower over, toilet and basin. There is a family area with comfortable seating and doors leading out to a balcony area complete with table and chairs. A travel cot and highchair can be made available upon request.
Outside is your private rear terrace complete with outdoor furniture and a charcoal barbecue. A great place to relax, plan your next day out or just watch the ever changing views. To the side of the house is a covered area housing a tumble dryer, washing machine, extra fridge/freezer, children’s beach toys and sun chairs. There is parking to the front of the property for three to four cars. Your fuel, power, bed linen and towels are all included in the price.
At just 1 km², Sandbanks is most famous for the high property prices, the fourth most expensive area to live on the planet. Although small it is well worth a visit if staying in the area, or better still if you have managed to rent a home on the peninsula.Read more
Sandbanks beach is one of the best in the area with fine golden sand and has held a European Blue Flag for over 20 years. It gradually slopes into the water making it ideal for younger children and there are lifeguards on duty from May until September.
Now here is something you don't see every day or pretty much never. The British Beach Polo Champioships is an annual event in July held on Sandbanks beach. During the event there is also the Oakley Professional Beach Volleyball, 4 x 4/Polo Pony Charity Race and the famous Sandpolo Beach Parties.
Just behind the beach front lies both a crazy golf and mini folf course. During the summer months a min road train will take you up and down the promenade. As you would expect being a peninsular there are many water based activities available including inflatable fun in the form of Ringos and Broncos, kayaks, jet skis, paddle boards and lots more. Tuition in many watersports is also available as are tours of the area in both kayaks and on paddle boards.
Even though Sandbanks is a small area there are many choices of where to eat out. Highlights include the Harbour Heights Hotel, Haven Hotel, The Sandbanks Brasserie, The Jazz Cafe and The Beach Cafe. Althought it is an expensive area there is lots of choice that will cover pretty much all budgest.Read less
Bournemouth is 8 miles away
Bristol is 63 miles away
Exeter is 79 miles away