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4 Double Bedroom House With Parking For 2 Cars

Overview

Property

Updated: 10-Nov-2016
Comfortable large house in Swanage, Dorset, England - Walk To Beach And Town Centre In 5 Minutes

Large family home with ample room for 8/9 people. Renovated for holiday letting with all amenities needed for a wonderful seaside holiday - close to the town and beach and Swanage Steam Railway. 4 large double bedrooms and large reception area with dining seating for up to 10 and comfy TV leisure area. Conservatory for casual relaxation. Small outdoor area, at the front with picnic table and parking for 2 cars at the rear. PLEASE NOTE: We operate on a Friday to Friday basis especially in the peak season

www.capstoneholidayrental.co.uk

  • Sleeps 9
  • 4 Bedrooms
  • 2 Bathrooms, 2 Separate Toilets
  • Parking
  • Garden
  • Internet
  • Dish washer
  • Washing machine
  • Towels provided
  • Linens provided
  • Accept Credit Cards
  • Bookable online

Top Traveller Review

About the Owner

Hi,

As sisters, both of us live elsewhere in England with our respective families but love to have a bolt hole in the place where we grew up.

We hope you like our property!

Kathy & Helen

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Guestbook comments from the owner

An enjoyable return visit to Capstone - June 2016!



We thoroughly enjoyed our return visit to Capstone. The location must be one of the very best in Swanage, being near to the beach, shops, the wonderful steam railway and with parking for 2 x large vehicles. Capstone is an extremely well equipped, comfortably furnished spacious house, which is ideal for larger families or friends. Our family (age range from 67 years to 18 months) are very likely to return in 2017!



We would have no hesitation in giving Capstone the highest possible reference,

Thank you Kathy and Helen.
Jun 2016
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30 Reviews

4.9
based on 30 holidaymaker reviews

4

Comfortable and spacious house, close to seafront.

  • 4 of 5

We enjoyed staying at Capstone. Five of us were in Swanage for the blues fest and it suited our needs as it's quite close to the centre of town and had enough space for us to relax when we weren't at the music. The beds were very comfortable and the house was well equipped and warm.

  • Review Submitted: Oct 21, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Oct 2016
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Hi Jill, We are very pleased you enjoyed your stay at Capstone. Maybe we will welcome you back again sometime during the Blues Festival. Thanks, Kathy & Helen
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5

EXCELLENT

  • 5 of 5

Capstone was an excellent choice. Perfect location. Everything in the house that we needed. Would certainly recommend it to others.

  • Review Submitted: Oct 17, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Oct 2016
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thanks, David. Really pleased you enjoyed your break at Capstone. Kathy & Helen
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4

Lovely relaxing stay

  • 4 of 5

House was lovely, bedrooms very spacious, kitchen well equipped, shower wonderfully hot.

Easy to walk into Swanage town and Durlston House just a couple of steep hills away.

Shame there is no grassed garden area to sit in as weather was beautiful for our stay.

Overall the 6 of us that stayed there were well impressed with our weekend visit. Thank you

  • Review Submitted: Oct 4, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Sep 2016
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Hi Sue, Thank you for your lovely comments. We are very pleased that you had a great relaxing weekend. So sorry the lack of a larger garden seemed a concern, however with the beach and the park areas of Swanage within a few minutes walk we have never felt that this was a problem. We do appreciate your thoughts on this, however. Regards, Kathy & Helen
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5

Usual great holiday stay

  • 5 of 5

Had a great 4 days as that was all the dates that were left.

In the sea every day and the beach was not crowded.

Location important as 2 of our party find walking hard.

Always good communication from Kathy as it is our 4 time here.

Hope to be back.

  • Review Submitted: Sep 20, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Sep 2016
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thanks Terry, it is always a pleasure to welcome you back to Capstone. Great that the weather was kind to you as well. Look forward to hearing from you next year. Kathy & Helen
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5

August 2016

  • 5 of 5

We thoroughly enjoyed our visit to Capstone. The location was great, near to the beach and shops and we pretty much left the cars at the house all week. The house is well equipped with what you could possibly need whilst away and we made use of the inflatables left in the box outside.

We enjoyed our week so much we have already booked for 2017,

Thank you Kathy and Helen.

  • Review Submitted: Sep 6, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Aug 2016
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thanks, Roslyn, for your glowing review. We are very happy you enjoyed your stay and very much look forward to welcoming you back to Capstone in 2017! Kathy & Helen
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Idea

  • 5 of 5

Ideally situated for the Town, avoids costly parking fees. Nicely furnished and equipped, and with the amount of beds is ideally suited for a family now spread over the UK, to get together in this wonderful Town.

Many thanks to Kathy for making this possible.

  • Review Submitted: Aug 30, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Aug 2016
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thanks, Margaret. So pleased you had a good time at Capstone and in Swanage. Kathy & Helen
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Location

From the Owner

The house, Capstone, was first purchased by our mum in 1971 and at first we lived there while at school and returned regularly once we left the area. Now that ownership of the house has passed to ourselves we have made significant alterations to bring Capstone up to a standard for luxury holiday let. However we still love to visit Swanage and enjoy the comfort of Capstone.

Activity and Interests

Coast/Beach:

500m - 5 minutes walk maximum to the main Swanage beachfront with its award winning beach. 3.5 miles to Studland beach. Fantastic walking along the coast from Swanage in both directions - to Studland or to Durlston and the Jurassic Coast

Travel:

Swanage is served by National Express coaches daily and Bournemouth is accessible by bus too. You can park up and never touch your car just going to the beach but it's a wonderful area to explore using a car - many wonderful walks and areas to visit along the Jurassic coast. The Swanage Railway runs excursions past Corfe Castle so you can visit Corfe and walk back. Also the Railway does specials like Thomas the Tank engine, and on-board Dining events - check their website for details.

Distances:

Studland 5 miles. Corfe Castle 4 miles. Wareham 9 miles. Bournemouth via the Studland ferry 10 miles. Poole via Studland ferry 10 miles. Lulworth 12 miles. Monkey world 15 miles. Bovington Tank Museum 15 miles. Dorchester 20 miles.

Further Details:

Swanage has many good restaurants, two local supermarkets (short walking distance in town), theatre/cinema, several local banks with ATMs

Lots of excellent pubs in the area too - information left in the property for you.

Diving outfit on the pier in Swanage for scuba diving trips - Swanage Pier is a renowned diving site!

Many boat operators near Swanage Pier operate coastal sight seeing or fishing trips

For wildlife, Durlston Country Park is 1.5 miles from the house (possible to walk as well as drive there). RSPB Reserve Arne is 10 miles away outside Corfe Castle - wonderful for wildlife and great views of Poole Harbour.

Many great weekend festivals held in Swanage each year, from Jazz, Folk and Blues weekends to Comedy and Walking Festivals - check out local websites for information.

Prices and Availability

Rental rates

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Rental Period Minimum Price Additional Nights Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event Price
 
Christmas/New Year
16 Dec 2016 - 6 Jan 2017
4 night minimum stay
£700
for 4 nights
From
£175
£1,000
 
 
Easter
31 Mar 2017 - 20 Apr 2017
7 night minimum stay
£850
for 7 nights
£850
 
 
Spring
21 Apr 2017 - 25 May 2017
3 night minimum stay
£450
for 3 nights
From
£150
£850
 
 
Spring Half Term
26 May 2017 - 1 Jun 2017
7 night minimum stay
£950
for 7 nights
£950
 
 
Early Summer
2 Jun 2017 - 22 Jun 2017
7 night minimum stay
£850
for 7 nights
£850
 
 
Mid Summer
24 Jun 2017 - 20 Jul 2017
7 night minimum stay
£950
for 7 nights
£950
 
 
High Summer
21 Jul 2017 - 31 Aug 2017
7 night minimum stay
£1,250
for 7 nights
£1,250
 
 
Late Summer
1 Sep 2017 - 19 Oct 2017
3 night minimum stay
£450
for 3 nights
From
£150
£750
 
 
Late October
20 Oct 2017 - 26 Oct 2017
7 night minimum stay
£850
for 7 nights
£850
 
 
Christmas/New Year
22 Dec 2017 - 4 Jan 2018
4 night minimum stay
£800
for 4 nights
From
£200
£1,000
 
 
My Standard Rate
3 night minimum stay
£450
for 3 nights
From
£150
£550
 

Additional pricing information

Fees No additional mandatory fees
Refundable Damage Deposit £100

Booking Notes:
If you are interested in booking the house or have any questions please email the owners through the Owners Direct web site. A completed booking form (provided by the owners) and 25% of the total cost is required to secure your booking with the balance due 8 weeks prior to your stay.

Changeover Day:
Friday in high season; Friday/Monday out of high season i.e. weekend/weekday breaks available - please contact owners for prices
Property must be vacated by 10am on day of departure. On arrival, property will be available from 3pm.

Notes on prices:
Please check the dates & price for your chosen week(s), and contact us to confirm a booking by telephone or email.
We require a non refundable deposit of 25% of the total holiday if booked prior to 8 weeks of the stay. The balance is due 8 weeks before the holiday. We also require a refundable £100 damage/deposit with the final balance. This is refunded 7 days after check out. Should the holiday be booked within 8 weeks then we would require the full amount to be paid at the time of the booking

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Facilities

From the Owner

Capstone is so convenient for the proximity to the town centre and beach, and not only that, for its 2 parking spaces that mean 2 families can enjoy using the house without worrying about parking.

Property Type

  • house

Theme

  • Family
  • Tourist Attractions

General

  • Fireplace ...
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating ...
  • Internet ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room ...
  • Parking ...
  • Towels Provided ...
  • Tumble Dryer ...
  • Washing Machine

Kitchen

  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Freezer
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Hob
  • Toaster

Dining

  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area

Entertainment

  • Books
  • DVD Player
  • Games
  • Stereo ...
  • Television ...
  • Video Library

Suitability

  • children welcome
  • non smoking only ...
  • pets not allowed
  • wheelchair inaccessible

Location Type

  • beach
  • town

Attractions

  • bay
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • library
  • live theatre
  • museums
  • naturist beach
  • playground
  • restaurants
  • ruins

Leisure Activities

  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • eco tourism
  • horse riding
  • paddle boating
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • walking

Local Services & Businesses

  • ATM/bank
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundrette - serviced
  • massage therapist
  • medical services

Sports & Adventure Activities

  • cycling
  • deepsea fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • jet skiing
  • mountain biking
  • pier fishing
  • sailing
  • diving
  • bay fishing
  • swimming
  • tennis

Bathrooms

  • Shower room 1 - Shower Enclosure
  • Bathroom 1 - Bath with Shower
  • Toilet 1 - Toilet, Ground floor
  • Toilet 2 - Toilet, First floor
  • Bedrooms 1, 2 & 3 have sink units Bathroom with bath and shower over Separate shower room 2 separate toilets

Bedrooms

  • 4 Bedrooms, Sleeps 9
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 Large Double Bed
  • Bedroom 2 - 1 Large Double Bed, Zip & Link single beds - configure as 2 singles or 1 king
  • Bedroom 3 - 1 Extra Lg. Double Bed
  • Bedroom 4 - 1 Large Double Bed, Zip & Link single beds - configure as 2 singles or 1 king
  • Description of sleeping capacity: Sleeps 8/9 (4 Bedrooms) Notes on bedrooms: Bedroom 1 - King sized bed Bedroom 2 - Zip & link twin/king sized beds - view across Purbeck Hills Bedroom 3 - Super king sized bed Bedroom 4 - Zip & link twin/king sized beds plus fold up small bed

Outside

  • Golf ...
  • Garden ...

Meals

  • Self-catering

Learn more about this holiday rental at the owner's website

Notes:

  • Outside: Small front garden overlooking the road with picnic table Rear area with parking for 2 cars. Washing line Although the garden facilities are small, with Swanage Beach minutes away, why would you want to stay in the garden?! Utility Room: Washing machine, small tumble drier Cleaning / Towels / Linen / Maid service: Good quality Egyptian Cotton linen and towels provided. Property is cleaned once a week. No beach towels provided. Other: Conservatory with small bistro set (5 chairs) Quiet area on top landing with comfortable chair and library (books can be borrowed or exchanged)

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