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5 Arcade Terrace Cottage

20 reviews
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Overview
1 bedroom
1 bathroom
4 guests
7 nights minimum
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This ground-floor cottage offers a typical English seaside holiday in a famous area of natural beauty, preserved by the National Trust , also known as the Jurassic coast of Dorset - mostly cliff and open countryside. It is best suited for walks, sightseeing excursions, safe bathing on sandy beaches, golfing, rock climbing, fishing, scuba diving and other water sports. But Swanage and its surroundings are also rich in history from Celtic hill forts, Saxon walls, Norman castles to World War II installations. This was also the home of the famous English poet and novelist, Thomas Hardy, and the villages and towns, the hills and heathlands are rich in associations with his writings..The cottage is available in the summer months on a weekly basis, Saturday to Saturday,. A chief attraction is i...This ground-floor cottage offers a typical English seaside holiday in a famous area of natural beauty, preserved by the National Trust , also known as the Jurassic coast of Dorset - mostly cliff and open countryside. It is best suited for walks, sightseeing excursions, safe bathing on sandy beaches, golfing, rock climbing, fishing, scuba diving and other water sports. But Swanage and its surroundings are also rich in history from Celtic hill forts, Saxon walls, Norman castles to World War II installations. This was also the home of the famous English poet and novelist, Thomas Hardy, and the villages and towns, the hills and heathlands are rich in associations with his writings..The cottage is available in the summer months on a weekly basis, Saturday to Saturday,. A chief attraction is its location in the very heart of Swanage right on top of the beach, public transport, shops, pubs and restaurants, so you can can easily do without a car, though private parking is available.More
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About the Owner
Jane and Ian
Languages spoken:German, English, Italian, French, Spanish
Response Rate:100%
Response Time:Within a few hours
Listed Since:July 2012
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Friendly owners.Welcome pack of tea coffee milk biscuits cake. Generous supply of bathroom soap and sandwich wrapping etc The little garden is a delight to behold. Unfortunately l would not recommend it to an unaccompanied disabled person because of the parking facilities.We enjoyed the nearness...More

Date of stay: June 2019
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Ian L, VR Owner at 5 Arcade Terrace Cottage, responded to this reviewResponded yesterday

Thank you for your kind review. Jane

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Wonderfully convenient flat in town centre, shops, sea, restaurants and cafes all within a few minutes walk, ideal if you don't have a car or would like to limit car use. Hope to be back next year.

Date of stay: June 2019
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Ian L, VR Owner at 5 Arcade Terrace Cottage, responded to this reviewResponded yesterday

We are glad you enjoyed your stay- we enjoyed meeting you both Ian & Jane

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Bromley, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 12 September 2018

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Date of stay: September 2018
Ian L, VR Owner at 5 Arcade Terrace Cottage, responded to this reviewResponded 13 September 2018

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Reviewed 11 September 2018

The location of this garden cottage is Brilliant as it's in the centre of everything. The cottage is comfortable, clean and well equipped. Jane and Ian are very helpful and welcoming. Loved not having to use the car everyday and the Private secure parking was...More

Date of stay: August 2018
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Ian L, VR Owner at 5 Arcade Terrace Cottage, responded to this reviewResponded 4 October 2018

We are happy that you liked our cottage & look forward to seeing you again. Jane & Ian

Reviewed 6 September 2018

We’ve stayed 3rd year running & luv this garden cottage so close to everything & Jane & Ian are a luvley couple very helpful definitely worth staying here. Thankyou Jane & Ian xx

Date of stay: August 2018
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Ian L, VR Owner at 5 Arcade Terrace Cottage, responded to this reviewResponded 10 September 2018

We love seeing this couple- good prople.

Amenities
Pets Allowed: No
Smoking Allowed: No
Kid Friendly: Yes
DVD Player
Suitable For Children Under 5
Refrigerator
Washer
Highchair
Towels Provided
Private Garden
There Is A Golf Course Within 30 Mins Drive
Cycling Trips
TV
Rural/Countryside Retreats
Linens Provided
There Are Tennis Courts Nearby
Playground
Secure Parking
Horse Riding Nearby
Internet Access
Toaster
Swingset
Cooker
Fishing Nearby
Central Heating
Dryer
Dishwasher
Freezer
Iron
Beach Or Lakeside Relaxation
Hiking Trips
Microwave
Balcony
Wi-Fi
Kettle
Watersports Nearby
Terrace
Additional amenities & feature info
This ground-floor cottage has central heating and underfloor heating in the Conservatory.It also has an electric fire in the living room. It sleeps 2 in the bedroom (double bed) and 2 on single beds in the sun-lounge or on a sofabed in the lounge. The cottage is not fully wheelchair accessible but well suited to someone of limited mobility. It has a fully-equipped kitchen with fridge-freezer and washing machine, and dryer. We regret - no pets and no smoking .Linen and towels are provided .
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About the neighbourhood
Durlston Castle - Jurassic Coast exhibition. Durlston Country Park - ecological and geological exhibits. Swanage Steam Railway - excursions to Harmon's Cross and Corfe. Lighthouse and Tilly Whim quarry.Casino and Funworld Amusement Arcade.Boat excursions, Fishing, Horse riding, Scuba diving, Rock climbing, golf, tennis, etc.Swanage Carnival and Regatta and numerous other events such as fetes, fireworks and music festivals in July, August and September
Getting around
There is a #5 bus to and from Durlston Country Park every hour from Swanage Station, 4 minutes from the cottage.
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