Kitchen/diner. American fridge/freezer, gas hob, electric oven, toaster, kettle, dishwasher, washing machine, microwave, crockery, cutlery, glasses, pans, utensils. Dining table and 8 chairs. Vacuum, mop, bucket and brushes.
Lounge with leather 3 piece suite, mirror, glass coffee table, antique pine table, lamps, Flat screen TV, free-sat box, DVD player. Curtains and rug.Wooden style floors
Large hallway with fitted wardrobes, glass table and mirror.
Bed.1 with 6ft 6in white wrought iron bed. Valance, mattress protector, 4 pillows, large duvet. Bedside tables, desk, chair, lamps. Cream curtains.
Bed 2.5ft bed, 4 pillows, valance, mattress prot, double duvet. Fitted glass fronted wardrobes,2 bedside cabinets, cream curtains and blind.
En-suite. Bath, shower facility, WC and basin.
Bed 3. 2 x 3ft bedside table, lamp, pine chest of drawers.
Family bathroom. Double shower cubicle, WC, basin, Glass cabinets. Garden table/6 chairs with cushions, parasol, BBQ.
1. "THE GRAND" AND 2. "HIDEAWAY"
1. "THE GRAND' is a huge 5 bedroom maisonette which comprises the top part of this character house.and sleeps 12 guests (or up to 14 with prior approval). It has its own separate external front door.
2. "HIDEAWAY" is a large 3 bedroomed ground floor apartment which sleeps up to 8 guests and has its own separate external front door. There is a secluded Japanese styled garden at the rear of the house which is perfect for alfresco dining or BBQ.
THE FOLLOWING SUMMARY RELATES TO BOTH THE MAISONETTE AND THE APARTMENT:
Both are very well maintained, comfortable and decorated to a high contemporary standard. Equipment provided is comprehensive and includes, free WIFI, American Style fridge/freezers,microwaves,washing machines, dishwashers large flat screen televisions, with Freeview, DVD players.
The property is perfectly situated a couple of minutes walk to the beautiful clean blue flag status sandy beaches which stretch for 9 miles. Southbourne high street, with its comprehensive selection of shops, supermarkets, restaurants, pubs, cafes, takeaways, is a few minutes walk from the property.
Activities such as surfing, wind surfing, kite surfing, canoeing, sailing, fishing, paint ball, bowling, horse riding, gliding are available locally. Easy access to the New Forest, Isle of Wight, Poole. Sandbanks, Weymouth, Salisbury, Christchurch. Romsey, Corfe Castle, Brownsea Island and Jurassic Coast, to name but a few. Monkey World, Weymouth Sealife Centre , Bournemouth Oceanarium, Beaulieu Car Museum National Trust properties are also close by.
Top Traveller Review
Lovely spacious apartment close to the beaches
About the Owner
About Susie Jane
This property as it is has so much character with large, comfortable, rooms, set in a beautiful tree lined avenue, with 9 miles of beautiful, uninterrupted clean sandy beaches at the end of the road. I love Bournemouth's micro climate - the weather tends to be warmer than the rest of England - and its access to so many lovely and historic places.
Why Susie Jane chose Dorset
Location, Location, location! 7 miles of beautiful blue star award winning sandy beaches are a few minutes walk from the property. The area boasts fabulous restaurants, beach bars, pubs, shops, sailing, horse riding, golf,water sports. The property is very conveniently situated for access to Bournemouth town centre with all its shops and night clubs and excellent night life. Poole, Weymouth,New forest, Isle of Wight, Lymington, Winchester, the famous Brownsea Island. Poultons Park to name a few.
Pokesdown Train station is within walking distance of the property. Bournemouth Train Station is approximately 10 minute drive away. Buses leave from the high street (a couple of minutes walk from the property) to many destinations. Bournemouth International Airport only 15 minutes drive from property.
What makes this apartment unique
This beautiful Victorian character property retains many original features. It has large comfortable rooms and is set in a beautiful tree lined avenue with 7 miles of beautiful interrupted sandy beaches at the end of the road. Bournemouth boasts a micro climate so the weather tends to be warmer than the rest of England. There is something for everyone in the Bournemouth area, whether ones interest is history, sport, walking, shopping, or just relaxing on the beach.
Deposit of 25% required to secure a booking. Payments can be made by internet bank transfer or direft payment into bank account at a bank. No credit or debit card facilities. Balance 6 weeks prior to arrival date.Whole balance required immediately for late bookings. £300 security deposit against damage and breakages required. £30 charged per dog per week. LINEN AND TOWELS ARE NOT INCLUDED in the booking price.(ie sheets,pillow cases,duvet covers) and towels. Linen & towels can be arranged for £8 per guest or £5 for just linen. .
Changeover day is Friday. Guests are requested to vacate the property by 10am. Arrival time for new guests 4pm. onwards. Guests may drop off their belongings earlier by arrangement.
Notes on prices:
Prices are for the property per week in UK Pounds. A deposit of 25% of the total cost is required to secure a booking. The balance is due 6 weeks prior to arrival date. Refundable security deposit of £300 against damage and breakages is required. £30 charged per dog per week. Linen (sheets, duvet covers, pillow cases) and towels not included in price but can be arranged for £8 per person per week.for linen and towels or £5 per person for just linen. The beds are made up for this price.
(7 traveller reviews)
Lovely spacious apartment close to the beaches
Lovely clean and spacious apartment close to local beaches. Amenities right on your doorstep with some great local restaurants. A stones throw from Bournemouth town centre with lots of great things to do! The aquarium is great! I would definitely recommend to a friend!
Excellent accommodation, in brilliant location.
My large family group stayed at the property very recently, and we were all delighted with how attractive and comfortable it was. It is tastefully furnished and decorated, in contemporary style, and the standard of cleanliness, and the facilities, are first rate. The location is brilliant, being close to numerous amenities, attractions, beauty spots, and beaches. The clifftops and beach, and local shops, are just a short walk away. Whatever your age, or interests, there is something nearby. The proprietor was extremely helpful, easy to deal with, and efficient, and was keen to make your stay troublefree. We plan to stay again for future family get-togethers.
Perfect family holiday stunningly stylish & modern
We have just returned from a fabulous week's holiday. The apartment is first class, modern, spotlessly clean and with everything you could possibly need- including buckets of space for the children, very child friendly too... My wife was in love with the kitchen... Large and very stylish!
lovely walk down to the beach- really just a stones throw away...also property so close to the highstreet, shops, pubs & cafes. The centre of Bournemouth is within reach as well, though we chose to make the journey by car to castlepoint a great shopping centre only 5 minutes away.
There was a zen garden area at the apartment, perfect for breakfast or BBQs or simply relaxing and letting the world go by, with privacy and a relaxing feel.
Suzie was the perfect host, very genuine and in regular touch with us throughout to answer any questions and ensuring we all had a good time.
All in all, a perfect holiday and we would definitely come back again and highly recommend to anyone. We have already sent a request to book again the following summer!
Location Location Location
This is such a lovely flat in the best location walking distance to the beach and a selection of Bars and Restaurants and the local shops
owner Sue always makes us welcome we have been coming for the last
6 or 7 years and its now our home from home
Beautiful House, Great Location
We stayed at The Grand over the Easter holiday and had a wonderful time. The house is beautiful and the location fantastic and is even better than the photos, Southbourne Beach and the Cliff Tops are literally at the end of the road, and the main shops of Southbourne are at the other end of the road!
The Owner was very friendly and helpful and nothing was too much trouble. We would definitely stay again and recommend to friends.
Great location, great apartment, great weekend! The apartment is just as is shown in the photos - in fact better (which is not always the case when booking online..)!! The cliffs and the beach are literally at the end of the road and Bournemouth is not much further in a taxi (like 10 mins). I would definitely say this is a luxury apartment and had everything we needed for a fun relaxing birthday weekend away. I would totally recommend this to anyone.
From the Owner
“Location, Location, location! 7 miles of beautiful blue star award winning sandy beaches are a few minutes walk from the property. The area boasts fabulous restaurants, beach bars, pubs, shops, sailing, horse riding, golf,water sports. The property is very conveniently situated for access to Bournemouth town centre with all its shops and night clubs and excellent night life. Poole, Weymouth,New forest, Isle of Wight, Lymington, Winchester, the famous Brownsea Island. Poultons Park to name a few. Pokesdown Train station is within walking distance of the property. Bournemouth Train Station is approximately 10 minute drive away. Buses leave from the high street (a couple of minutes walk from the property) to many destinations. Bournemouth International Airport only 15 minutes drive from property.”
Activity and Interests
There are 7 miles of magnificent sandy beaches around Southbourne and Bournemouth area which have been awarded the blue flag of excellence for their superb cleanliness. From the property it is a 2 minute walk to the cliffs and beach. Cafe Riva on the clifftop has a great view 'Bistro on the Beach' a 15 min stroll along the beach. There's a chain ferry from Sandbanks (20 mins drive) to Shell Bay.
Bournemouth Int. airport is approximately15 mins drive. Bournemouth Train Station 10 mins drive. Poole Ferryport 30 min drive from property. Portsmouth Ferryport 2 hours drive from property (these times are approximate). A car would be useful with so many amazing places to visit in the area, but not essential as the beach, shops, restaurants, pubs, bars, takeaways are within walking distance from the property.
Christchurch. Sandbanks. Poole. Weymouth. Dorchester. Salisbury. Lymington. Lyndhurst. Brokenhurst. Burley. Isle of Wight. Romsey. Corfe Castle.The New Forest, Swanage,
,Co-op supermarket 5 mins walk away. There is a Tesco convenience store in Southbourne, at the end of Grand Avenue which is open till 11 pm every evening.Sainsbury's store 2 min from property. 24 hour Tesco's 10 mins drive from property. Most major banks in Southbourne High Street. Specialist Butchers and specialist wine shop. Lots of cafe's, bar/restaurants locally.
There are excellent restaurants in Christchurch which is about 8 minutes drive.
The Boathouse, Kings, Masala Bay Indian Restaurant, Five minutes along the seafront is Boscombe Pier where there is a fantastic beach bar and first class restaurant called URBAN REEF.
From the Owner
“This beautiful Victorian character property retains many original features. It has large comfortable rooms and is set in a beautiful tree lined avenue with 7 miles of beautiful interrupted sandy beaches at the end of the road. Bournemouth boasts a micro climate so the weather tends to be warmer than the rest of England. There is something for everyone in the Bournemouth area, whether ones interest is history, sport, walking, shopping, or just relaxing on the beach.”
- Tourist Attractions
- Hair Dryer
- Iron & Board
- Living Room
- Washing Machine
- Dishes & Utensils
- Child's Highchair
- Dining Area
- DVD Player
- Events Allowed
- children welcome
- non smoking only ...
- pets considered
- city centre
- near the sea
- autumn foliage
- naturist beach
- recreation centre
- theme parks
- bird watching
- gambling casinos
- horse riding
- paddle boating
- scenic drives
- sight seeing
Local Services & Businesses
- fitness centre
- laundrette - serviced
- massage therapist
- medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities
- deepsea fishing
- fly fishing
- jet skiing
- pier fishing
- roller blading
- bay fishing
- water skiing
- Bathroom 1 - Toilet, Bath (no shower), Shower Enclosure
- Shower room 1 - Shower Enclosure
- 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 8
- Bedroom 1
- Bedroom 2
- Bedroom 3
- Golf ...
- Ski & Snowboard ...
- Notes on accommodation: The Grand (5 bedroom Maisonette) - Gas central heating. Internet access. Freeview Television. Suitable for children. Well behaved, house trained dogs allowed. (£20 charge each dog.) Off road parking. Perfect holiday destination - something for everyone. Dogs are allowed on the beach. Hen parties, wedding parties, etc. welcome. Hideaway (3 bedroom apartment) - Gas central heating. Secluded Japanese garden, perfect for alfresco dining with garden table and chairs, parasol, chair cushions. Plenty of free on-road parking. Property is child friendly. Well behaved, house trained dogs permitted. Dogs are allowed on the beach. Wireless internet access. Outside: The Grand - There is a paved area in front of the property with shrubs, parking area. Hideaway - There is a secluded Japanese garden with wooden table and chairs.