New Property: Sleeps 8 in 4 bedrooms. Children 5+ welcome
This wonderful property is beautifully situated on the estate of Leeson in the Purbeck Village of Langton Matravers with delightful open views from the upper rooms and garden across fields to Swanage Bay. The accommodation is comprised of 3 double bedrooms upstairs with en-suite bath/shower rooms and there is a further twin bedroom with en-suite shower room on the ground floor. There is a very spacious sitting room, separate dining room and open plan kitchen with a further sitting area in front of a wood burning stove. The property is centrally heated and furnished and equipped to a high standard. Wifi internet available.
Sleeps 6 in 3 bedrooms; Children welcome
This lovely Elizabethan stone cottage enjoys an attractive position just on the edge of the charming purbeck village of Langton Matravers and within a few minutes drive of the seaside resort of Swanage with its wonderful sandy beach and traditional entertainments. Langton Matravers still retains its village shop/post office and has two good public houses for meals plus local beers and ciders within 5 minutes walk.
Sleeps 8/9 in 4 bedrooms; Children welcome
The Bakery Cottage is a lovely stone property which stands in the centre of the charming village of Langton Matravers amidst beautiful Purbeck countryside and within a few minutes drive of the sandy beach of the small resort of Swanage. The village is fortunate to have a shop and two public houses. Wonderful walks to the coast and downland
Sleeps 6 in 4 bedrooms; Children welcome
Central Villa is attractively situated in a small lane in the centre of the lovely seaside town of Swanage. The sea is less than a 2 minute walk away. Swanage is renowned for its sandy beach and beautiful bay set amidst wonderful Purbeck countryside. This is part of the Jurassic coast and is a fantastic walking area. The coastal path, which is only 2 minutes walk away, leads westwards to the pretty Dorset villages of Langton & Worth Matravers, Kimmeridge and Lulworth.
New Cottage; Sleeps 5 in 3 bedrooms plus a baby
This delightful stone cottage stands in a quiet lane close to the centre of the picturesque village of Corfe Castle. The dramatic ruins of the castle provide a wonderful backdrop to the village and marvellous open views can be enjoyed from the hill on which it stands. This is a superb walking and cycling area - the village is surrounded by beautiful countryside and the rolling Purbeck hills.
New Cottage; Sleeps 5 plus a baby in 3 bedrooms;
Priory Farm Cottage is a 'chocolate box' traditional thatched cottage surrounded by beautiful countryside and within a 10 minute drive of the sea at Lulworth. Here swimming, fishing trips, rib riides and the 'fossil forrest' can be enjoyed. There are also wonderful walks with the coast path extending westwards to Weymouth and eastwards to Studland. The cottage is furnished and equipped to a high standard. There is a 'king size' master bedroom, a smaller double bedroom and a charming single room. Outside there is a lovely fenced garden with large lawns and a patio area for enjoying meals plus a play area for children.
New Cottage; Sleeps 6 in 3 bedrooms
This pretty stone cottage is beautifully situated, in a quiet lane, in the picturesque conservation village of Corfe Castle, nestled amongst the rolling hills of the Isle of Purbeck – An Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty. There are lovely views from the cottage garden of the dramatic ruins of the castle which stands majestically above the village. The delightful village square is within 10 minutes walk.
New Cottage; Sleeps 5 + 1 in 3 bedrooms
Willow Cottage is attractively situated in Langton Matravers - a small village amidst the beautiful Purbeck Hills. This is a wonderful walking and cycling area with easy access to the World Heritage coastline. Footpaths lead almost directly from the cottage to the coast near Dancing Ledge. Visitors also have direct access across National Trust fields to nearby woodland and can follow footpaths along the valley to the pretty village of Corfe Castle.
New Cottage Sleeps 6 + 1 in 3 bedrooms
Lovely fishermans cottage located in the old part of Swanage within a one minute walk of the sea. Swanage is a small resort with a sandy beach which is ideal for paddling, swimming and boating. The cottage has accommodation on 3 floors and there are views across the sea to the Isle of Wight from the top floor. The cottage has two double bedrooms and one twin bedroom plus a small courtyard garden and parking for one car.
This lovely old coastguard cottage is peacefully situated on a small peninsular on the west side of Swanage Bay. It has wonderful sea views from the two main bedrooms and sitting room. The various restaurants, public houses and shops plus the sandy beach of Swanage are within a 5 minute walk. Swimming, boating and paddling can be enjoyed here as well as fishing and diving. This is also a wonderful walking area. There is almost direct access to the coastal path which extends westwards to Durlston and on to Worth Matravers, Kimmeridge and Lulworth. The Swanage Steam Railway service links the coastal resort with the charming and historic village of Corfe Castle.
Sea Shanty is one of a small terrace of traditional stone cottages. It provides lovely accommodation for 6 people in 3 bedrooms. On the ground floor there is a sitting room with a sofa, arm chairs and wall mounted television with Freeview; a fitted kitchen equipped with an electric cooker and hob, microwave, refrigerator, small freezer and washing machine. Stairs lead up to the first floor where there is a lovely double bedroom with wash basin and wonderful open sea views across the bay; a tiled shower room with a built in shower, basin and WC plus an attractive bunk bedroom. A further flight of stairs leads up to a spacious third bedroom with a double bed and superb sea views. All the bedrooms have fitted wardrobes. Travel cot and high chair can be made available. The cottage is heated with a combination of storage heaters and electric radiators. A second shower room with WC and basin is in a small outbuilding which can be accessed via the kitchen door and is up a small flight of seven fairly steep steps. This is ideal for use when returning from the beach. (Tourist board visit anticipated for later this season, with expected three star grading).
The cottage has a walled courtyard style garden at the front of the cottage overlooking the sea with garden furniture so that meals can be eaten outside whilst enjoying the wonderful open views across the sea. The sea is only a small stone’s throw away. A car parking permit is provided so that visitors can park one car at the rear of the cottages. Good bus available from Swanage with links to Corfe Castle, Wareham, Poole and Bournemouth. The bus route via Studland and the floating bridge is particularly attractive. Bird lovers may particularly enjoy Brownsea Island and also the RSPB site at Arne.
Sea Shanty is a non smoking cottage. Sea Shanty is available for weekly self catering holiday bookings from Saturday to Saturday. The normal arrival time at this holiday cottage is 15:00 and the normal departure time is 10:00. Short break weekend and midweek self catering holidays are available from and 28th October 2017 to 17th December 2017.
Sea Shanty - Swanage Dorset
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|Sea Shanty Prices Per Week|
|07 October - 20 October 2017 - £395||21 October - 27 October 2017 - £625||28 October - 20 December 2017 - £345|
|21 December - 05 January 2018 - £695||10 February - 16 February 2018 - £449||12 May - 18 May 2018 - £545|
|16 June - 22 June 2018 - £670||20 October - 26 October 2018 - £629|
Sea Shanty has live availability and prices. Click on the start date to begin you booking. Booking information and options and extras available at Sea Shanty are detailed below.Booking Fee £19.75 per booking Cot & High Chair £13.49 per week Towels (Bath & Hand Towel) £4.35 per person per week Heating & Electricity Free of chargeBed Linen Free of chargeBooking Deposit 25% (min £125.00)of cottage rental Security Bond Refundable Deposit £100 per booking
Sea Shanty has short break self catering holiday availability on the Purbeck. These are the short break periods.Sea Shanty Short Breaks 2017 28th October to 17th December Weekday & Weekend Short Breaks
Pricing and Booking Notes for Sea ShantyArrival Time 15:00 Departure Time 10:00 Sleeps 6 Bedrooms 3 Bathrooms 2
Swanage is best known for its sandy beach and large bay. The beach is popular with swimmers and games in the gentle surf. With it's sandy beaches and pleasant climate it has been a popular seaside resort since Victorian times. Swanage is the starting point of spectacular walks along the Jurrasic coast, as well as inland country walks, situated as it is in an area of outstanding natural beauty.
Swanage has a number of shops and restaurants to choose from.View a list of Swanage holiday cottages at www.swanageholidaycottage.co.uk
Swanage Steam Railway - Swanage is connected with the attractive village of Corfe Castle by the Swanage Steam Railway. The railway is now a popular attraction in its own right but can also be used as an effient means of transport between Swanage and Corfe Castle and can be incorporated in to a cicular walk along the Purbeck hills. www.swanagerailway.co.uk
Swanage Beach - The long sandy beach at Swanage is one of the principle destination on the Isle of Purbeck. The shallow bay at Swanage beach is idea for swimming and in the summer there are special events and activities for the family including a Punch and Judy show.
It's for anyone who likes to live life adventurously - you don’t have to be a seasoned explorer to enjoy a Go Ape experience! Go Ape offers up to three hours of tree top fun. It’s a great way to get outdoors and have some fun. The Moors Valley GoApe Country Park is within a 40min drive of Purbeck and is a great day out for the whole family. goape.co.uk
The Isle of Purbeck is a peninsular of land located in the South of Dorset and is famous for its sandy beaches, beautiful countryside and the Jurassic Coast World Heritage site. The sea surrounds Purbeck on three sides and nowhere is for from the coast. Apart from the small town of Swanage, the Isle of Purbeck is made up of small rural hamlets and traditional villages.
The North side of Purbeck is dominated by a wooded and heathland nature reserve and where it meets the water of Poole Harbour it attracts a great deal of bird life. The East coast of Purbeck is known for the two long sandy beaches at Studland and Swanage but also for the limestone pillars at Old Harry's Rocks. Along the South Coast is the start of the Jurassic Coast which is characterised by impressive coastal formations like Dancing Ledge and Durdle Door but also for quiet coves and peaceful beaches for swimming.
Much of Purbeck has been declared an Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty and the vast majority of Purbeck remains in the hands of nature. This is ideal for walkers and cyclists who are free to explore large areas of countryside and take in a number of wondrous locations.
The Isle of Purbeck has a number of events which take place throughout the year. To find out more about local events go to our Purbeck Events pages.
Walking, Nature & Wild Life Links:
Dorset Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty - Details of Areas of Outstanding Natural Beauty and ways to enjoy them with walking and cycling information as well as some great places to see. - www.dorsetaonb.org.uk
Purbeck Marine Wildlife Reserve - Find out more about the efforts to conserve the marine wildlife, where you might find some sea horses and how you can also get involved with fun projects. - www.dorsetwildlifetrust.org.uk
Purbeck Coast Walks - A walking route along the Purbeck Coast with links to other walks nearby - www.walkingbritain.co.uk/walks/walks/walk_a/2579/
Where to Ride Purbeck - Cycle routes and information for Purbeck - www.britishcycling.org.uk/
Bus and train travel is an excellent way to see Purbeck and can be very useful when walking or exploring the peninsula. For all your local public transport information as well as taxis visit Sea Shanty Public Transport Purbeck Dorset »
For walking information on Purbeck Dorset visit Purbeck Walking Holiday Information »
The access statement is designed to help our guests with disabilities to choose a suitable self catering holiday cottage and check that the accommodation matches specific requirements. If you have any questions about disabled access in any of our holiday cottages please call us on 01929 481555.
Sea Shanty has 79 days available for Purbeck self catering holidays from the 26th July 2017 to 31st December 2017. That means Sea Shanty is 50.31% booked for this holiday period with 11.4 weeks confirmed so far.