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Gold Award 4Star Visit England Detached Property

People2
Bedrooms 1
Bathrooms1
Property type bungalow
Minimum Stay 7 nights
Popular Features
  • Barbecue
  • Free Wifi
  • Washing Machine
  • Parking

Overview

About the property

Bungalow in Weymouth, Dorset, England - A Quiet Secluded Location, 10 Minute Walk To The Beach And A 7 Minute Bus Ride To The Town Centre

A recently converted property set in the garden at the rear of the Pink House B and B, Salmon's Leap is a self contained unit with Parking offering accommodation for two and has achieved a Four Star Self Catering rating from Visit England, with a much coveted Gold Award. Situated within easy walking distance of Lodmoor Country Park and Greenhill beach and an approx 7 min bus journey into Weymouth town centre. Salmons Leap is the ideal base to explore the beautiful Jurassic Coast.

Bookings are taken on a weekly basis, Saturday to Saturday.

More Details

Property Manager
Sue and Keith Salmon
Member since: 2013
Speaks English
Calendar last updated:
21 July, 2017

About Sue and Keith Salmon

Sue and Keith have extensive experience in the hospitality industry and place great emphasis on high quality service and accommodation. A warm welcome is assured whether staying in Salmons Leap or the Pink House B&B.

Facilities

Accommodation and facilities for this holiday bungalow in Weymouth in West Dorset District

Property Type:
  • bungalow
Meals:
  • Self-catering
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 2
  • not suitable for children
  • pets not allowed
  • non smoking only
Location Type:
  • near the sea
  • town
General:
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating ...
  • Internet ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided ...
  • Living Room ...
  • Parking ...
  • Towels Provided ...
  • Tumble Dryer
  • Washing Machine
  • Free Wifi
Kitchen:
  • Freezer
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Hob
Dining:
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 2 people
Bathrooms:
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Shower room 1 - Shower Enclosure
  • A fully tiled shower room is fitted with a thermostatic shower and good sized enclosure, hand basin and WC. LED recessed spotlights, heated ladder rail and forced extraction, good sized illuminated mirror.
Bedrooms:
  • 1 Bedroom, Sleeps 2
  • Description of sleeping capacity: Sleeps 2 (1 Bedroom) Notes on bedrooms: Good sized bedroom with built in wardrobe and a Zip and Link bed which can be configured as a Super King double or as 2 full size single beds. The bedroom has the benefit of a wall mounted television, thermostatic heating radiator, LED recess spotlights.
Entertainment:
  • Television ...
Outside:
  • Terrace ...
  • Garden ...
  • Barbecue ...
  • Veranda ...
Suitability:
  • suitable for elderly or infirm
Attractions:
  • cinemas
  • live theatre
  • museums
  • restaurants
Leisure Activities:
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • paddle boating
  • scenic drives
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness centre
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • deepsea fishing
  • fishing
  • sailing
  • diving
  • bay fishing
  • swimming
  • tennis
Notes:
Outside: Bifolding doors give access to decking with outside seating. Adjacent to the decking is a small BBQ area, with kettle BBQ and some additional seating. Cleaning / Towels / Linen / Maid service: All bed linen is provided, with beds made up prior to arrival. A bath and hand towel is provided for each guest. The property will have been cleaned before your arrival. If staying for more than 1 week a change of linen will be provided.

Reviews

Exceptional! 5/5 -
(13 traveller reviews)

Gold Award 4Star Visit England Detached Property
average rating of 5.0 based on 13 reviews
5

Easter 2017

  • 5 of 5

The property was excellent in all respects. It was a good base for exploring the area.

  • Review Submitted: Apr 24, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Apr 2017
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5

Lovely place to stay! Very private! Great location near shops easy to access surrounding areas.

  • 5 of 5

The property looks exactly as it does on the website. Which is not always true.

  • Review Submitted: Aug 24, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Aug 2016
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5

Lovely quaint bungalow in perfect location

  • 5 of 5

Lovely bungalow in a perfect location. No problems at all with the place, Sue and Keith were both very lovely and welcoming and very much enjoyed he hand made cake on arrival. Lovely bifolding doors on to the patio into the sun and a nice BBQ area that we managed to use twice. Big powerful shower which we loved and off road parking which was a bonus. Perfect locations for days out. A half an hour car journey to Monkey World or the Tank Museum and walking distance to the lovely beach and all the pubs by the harbour. A very lovely stay and would definitely recommend. Also very close to a lot of supermarkets which was very handy!

  • Review Submitted: Aug 17, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Jul 2016
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5

Lovely holiday let

  • 5 of 5

Just left Salmon's Leap after a great week away. Modern, clean bungalow, off road parking, walking distance to the front, and made even more special with touches such as a home made Dorset apple cake waiting for us on our arrival. Highly recommended.

  • Review Submitted: Jul 23, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Jul 2016
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5

Clean and tidy

  • 5 of 5

Really enjoyed it close to all amenities, buses regular into Weymouth, decking a real sun trap , famous old spa perfect for a good meal out. Accomadation lovely and clean good size bed in general everything about it perfect. Sue and Keith a lovely couple, would definitely go back.

  • Review Submitted: Jun 12, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Jun 2016
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5

Just Perfect!

  • 5 of 5

My husband and I had a fabulous week in Weymouth. We had a lovely welcome from Keith and Sue who then left us to it, giving us complete privacy. This was our first stay at Salmons Leap but I'm sure not the last.

The property was so comfortable, well-equipped and extremely clean. We particularly liked the bi-folding doors which opened out onto the lovely decking and garden. The parking space to the rear of the property was very useful too.

This is a perfect base from which to explore the area and we made the most of it visiting the local RSPB reserves at Lodmoor, Radipole, Arne and Portland. A couple of nights we walked into Weymouth (took about 15 mins) and the other times we took the bus. It was only £3 each for a day-rider ticket which you can use all over Weymouth. Well worth the money!

We also played a couple of games of golf at Came Down and Weymouth Golf Clubs - both in very good condition.

A fabulous holiday - we will return in the next few years I'm sure - still lots more to see!

  • Review Submitted: Jun 9, 2016
  • Date of Stay: May 2016
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Location

Nearest Airport
40 Miles
Bournemouth
Nearest Barpub
1 Miles
Famous Old Spa
Nearest Ferry
30 Miles
Poole to Channel Islands
Nearest Golf
2 Miles
Weymouth Golf Club
Nearest Train
1 Miles
Weymouth to London Waterloo
Nearest Motorway
30 Miles
M5
Nearest Restaurant
1 Miles
Famous Old Spa
Nearest Beach
1 Miles
Green hill beach
Car: necessary

Coast/Beach:

Greenhill beach is approx a 10 minute walk, with a further 10 minutes along the Esplanade to the town centre and the sandy Town beach and historic harbour

Travel:

Condor Ferries offer transport to the Channel Island ferries, and the terminal is an approx five minute drive away.

Further Details:

Salmon's leap is but a short journey to a plethora of dining options, with many restaurants, pubs and bistros offering a range of food styles, especially around Weymouth harbour.

The local shops are a short walk away, with two large national supermarkets close by. These all provide cash machines, pharmacy and dry cleaning.

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Prices & Availability

Prices for this holiday bungalow in Weymouth, Dorset

Rental Basis:
per property
Manager accepts payment in:
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Rental Period Minimum Price Additional Nights Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event Price
 
Summer
15 Jul 2017 - 1 Sep 2017
7 night minimum stay
£636
for 7 nights
£636
 
 
Late Summer
2 Sep 2017 - 29 Sep 2017
7 night minimum stay
£466
for 7 nights
£466
 
 
Autumn/Winter
30 Sep 2017 - 22 Dec 2017
7 night minimum stay
£380
for 7 nights
£380
 
 
Christmas
23 Dec 2017 - 29 Dec 2017
7 night minimum stay
£640
for 7 nights
£640
 
 
NYE
30 Dec 2017 - 5 Jan 2018
7 night minimum stay
£640
for 7 nights
£640
 
 
Winter 2018
6 Jan 2018 - 30 Mar 2018
7 night minimum stay
£380
for 7 nights
£380
 
 
Easter 2018
31 Mar 2018 - 6 Apr 2018
7 night minimum stay
£395
for 7 nights
£395
 
 
Early Spring 2018
7 Apr 2018 - 27 Apr 2018
7 night minimum stay
£385
for 7 nights
£385
 
 
May Day week
28 Apr 2018 - 4 May 2018
7 night minimum stay
£395
for 7 nights
£395
 
 
May Day Bank Holiday
5 May 2018 - 11 May 2018
7 night minimum stay
£395
for 7 nights
£395
 
 
Spring
12 May 2018 - 25 May 2018
7 night minimum stay
£385
for 7 nights
£385
 
 
Spring Bank Holiday
26 May 2018 - 1 Jun 2018
7 night minimum stay
£495
for 7 nights
£495
 
 
Late Spring
2 Jun 2018 - 22 Jun 2018
7 night minimum stay
£485
for 7 nights
£485
 
 
Early Summer
23 Jun 2018 - 13 Jul 2018
7 night minimum stay
£515
for 7 nights
£515
 
 
Summer
14 Jul 2018 - 31 Aug 2018
7 night minimum stay
£646
for 7 nights
£646
 
 
Late Summer
1 Sep 2018 - 28 Sep 2018
7 night minimum stay
£476
for 7 nights
£476
 
 
Autumn/Winter
29 Sep 2018 - 21 Dec 2018
7 night minimum stay
£385
for 7 nights
£385
 
 
Christmas 2018
22 Dec 2018 - 28 Dec 2018
7 night minimum stay
£646
for 7 nights
£646
 
 
New Year Eve
29 Dec 2018 - 4 Jan 2019
7 night minimum stay
£646
for 7 nights
£646
 
 
Winter 2019
5 Jan 2019 - 22 Mar 2019
7 night minimum stay
£390
for 7 nights
£390
 

Additional pricing information

Fees No additional mandatory fees

Booking Notes: Book on line with Owners Direct, or alternatively, e-mail or telephone to make an enquiry or booking. Terms and conditions will be provided. On booking, a 25% deposit will be requested with receipt given. The balance is to be paid 8 weeks prior to arrival.

Changeover Day:
Change over day is on a Saturday. Arrival times are after 3 pm unless otherwise agreed. departure is 10 am.

Directions to Salmons Leap: if travelling to Weymouth by car use the satnav with postcode DT47LG. Approaching Weymouth using the A354 from Dorchester keep a sharp look out for the Galleon weather vane above Morrisions supermarket and turn left at the roundabout. Keeping Morrisons to your left and continue past Lidl's store. Please call us on 01305 759303 to tell us if your arrival so we can meet you. Look ahead for the next pedestrian crossing and pull in to the Pink House 122a Dirchester Road for final directions, or alternatively continue past the traffic lights and turn left into Gove Ave. about 50 meters along Grove Ave turn left up the unadopted lane to Salmons Leap. The lane is a little bumpy.

If arriving from the Prston Beach Road bear right at St John's Church and move over to the left hand side. Drive up Dorchester Road past Tesco's on your right. Continue down the hill and look for Grove Ave or the Pink House as already described.

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