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6 Arcade Terrace Cottage

Alleyway leading to apartment
Certificate of Excellence
Very good
11 reviews
Alleyway leading to apartment
View of the outside from  below
View vow outside apartment
Lounge with 2 pullout beds
Window over garden
Kitchen and dining area with washer,dryer
Kitchen and dining area
Living Room at night from Kitchen
Shower Room
Showers room
Bedroom with mirrored wardrobe
On beach outside   apartment
Walking to Tyneham
Steam railway 200 yards away
Rowing to the white cliffs
(available Tuesdays and Saturdays for anyone)
Walking to Old Harry
Swanage Beach
Warbarrow Bay
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1 Bedroom , 1 Bathroom , Sleeps 4
Swanage, Isle of Purbeck, Dorset, England
This first-floor cottage offers a real experience of England and 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 - consisting mostly of cliff and open countryside. It is best suited for walks, sightseeing excursions, literary associations, 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 ch... Read more
Listing #HL271745
About the Owner
Ian and Jane L
Languages spoken:German, English, Italian, French, Spanish
Response Rate:100%
Response Time:Within a few hours
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Very good - based on 11 reviews
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Aly R
Derby, United Kingdom
2 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
Reviewed 6 September 2017 for a stay in September 2017

This apartment is well situated in the centre of the town, with easy access to all aminaties. It also has car parking at a nearby hotel. We were met on our arrival by Jane who showed us the facility, which is very well stocked. It has everything that you would need for your self catering stay. Even with the poor...

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Swindon, United Kingdom
Level 2 Contributor
7 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 22 August 2017 for a stay in August 2017

Arrived and warmly greeted by the owner who helped us unload. Lovely gateaux was there waiting for us (yum!) Parking allocated nearby. Facilities: Everything you need when your at home/on holiday are provided except the people, your clothes and your food items. When I book again, I won't take as many clothes, as the washing machine/tumble drier do a fab...

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Thank you so much -you were wonderful guests Jane & Ian


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Henley-on-Thames, United Kingdom
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 71 helpful votes
Reviewed 12 August 2017 for a stay in August 2017

Right in the middle of the town, our car was also well placed in nearby hotel grounds. Jane made us very welcome, easy-going. Very pleasant. The flat itself is strung out on the first floor of the building, at the back of the line of shops on Institution Road. Walking in through either the internal door from shared stairs with...

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Thank you! You have a lovely family and were a wonderful guest! Let's hope you can come again! an


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  • Books
  • Central Heating
  • Cooker
  • Dining Seats (4)
  • Double Beds:(1)
  • Dryer
  • DVD Player
  • En Suite Rooms (1)
  • Highchair
  • Internet Access
  • Iron
  • Kettle
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room Seats (4)
  • Microwave
  • Paper Towels Provided
  • Playground
  • Refrigerator
  • Secure Parking
  • Single Beds:(2)
  • Suitable For Children Under 5
  • Swingset
  • Toaster
  • Towels Provided
  • TV
  • Washer
  • Wi-Fi
Additional amenities & feature info
The cottage has central heating and an electric heater. It sleeps 2 in the bedroom (double bed) and 2 on single sofa beds in the lounge. The cottage is not wheelchair accessible .The kitchen is fully equipped with fridge, washing machine and dryer. We regret - no pets and no smoking Linen and towels are provided
House rules
    Pets not allowed
    Smoking not allowed
    Check in: 2:00 PM
    Check out: 10:00 AM
The apartment is not suited to gatherings of more than 5 or 6 people, so while family gatherings are acceptable and dining guests welcome - parties or larger gatherings are not...
    1 Attached (ensuite)
    2 Twins
    1 Full
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R 8 623
Please note: rates may have been converted from the original local currency to South African Rand and are approximate rates that may change due to exchange rate fluctuation. Please contact the manager to confirm actual rates for your requested dates.
  • Damage Deposit: R 862 / stay - Deposit
Additional Rate and Availability Information
Payment by Cheque, Bank Transfer, in advance. non-refundable £100 deposit required. The balance of hiring charge is due be paid 2 WEEKS before your holiday commences without further reminder.
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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,the.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
Car not needed
How to get there
Airport: Bournemouth International Airport: 45.0 km
Railway: Wareham: 15.0 km
Ferry: Poole: 10.0 km
Budget Airline - Ryanair flies to Bournemouth, Dorset. Alternatively from London, Heathrow Airport or London, Gatwick Airport by National Express bus to Bournemouth. By rail from London Waterloo Station to Bournemouth or Wareham, Dorset. Continue by bus to Swanage centre.Walk (4 minutes) from Bus and Rail Station to 12A Institute Rd. diagonally opposite Mowlem theatre.By car: After Wareham follow A351 to Swanage town centre. Turn R into Institute Road at Mowlem Theatre. Park in Loading Zone outside our house-12A Institute Rd., to unload luggage and obtain keys to holiday cottage in rear.
Activities nearby
Fishing Nearby, There Is A Golf Course Within 30 Mins Drive, Horse Riding Nearby, There Are Tennis Courts Nearby, Watersports Nearby, Nearest Beach: 0.1 km.
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