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Deco

Swanage, Dorset
QIT Clean, safe and legal scheme
Sleeps 8
Bedrooms 4
Bathrooms 2
Change Fri
No Dogs
4 star
Downstairs bedroom
Downstairs bathroom
Waterside views
Increased accessibility
Internet access
Pub nearby
Shop nearby
Beach within easy reach
Fishing onsite / nearby
Family friendly
Towels included
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At a glance

  • Prestigious location with panoramic views over Swanage Bay and two balconies
  • Within Swanage town centre and opposite the popular sandy beach
  • Easy access to the South West Coast Path and Durlston Country Park
Property code: 78838

This spacious property has stunning far reaching sea views across Swanage Bay and is set in a fantastic, central location moments from a wide range of amenities and the beach.

Offering ample space for eight guests, this stunning property is ideally located in the heart of the popular coastal town of Swanage. Bright and tastefully decorated throughout, with delightful balconies and feature windows, this elegant and attractive penthouse apartment provides fantastic holiday accommodation for larger families and groups of friends. Boasting a fabulous view across Swanage Bay, the apartment is close to the town’s golden sandy beach, with a wonderful array of friendly pubs and restaurants within easy reach.

The apartment can be reached via the lift or the staircase from the shared entrance hall. The spacious, light and welcoming lounge/diner offers stunning views over the bay and makes a wonderful space in which to relax at the end of a great day. Featuring a TV/DVD and plenty of comfortable seating, the lounge is perfect for enjoying the views or a movie, while the large dining area is perfect for a celebratory meal, and also has a bar area with a fridge/freezer. The apartment has a stylishly designed kitchen, fully equipped so you can rustle up a special family meal. Exploring further, there are four light and relaxing bedrooms, all decorated in colourful, soothing tones: three twin rooms and an en-suite king-size room. The apartment also has a stylish Jack and Jill bathroom. Two delightful terraces offer glorious sea views and make a wonderful spot for some al fresco dining on a sunny afternoon.

Swanage has a beautiful beach, a Victorian pier and a traditional promenade, with local attractions including Durlston Country Park, Anvil Point, Ballard Down and Dancing Ledge (all within 2.5 miles). Studland Bay is nearby (6 miles), with Kimmeridge a little further along the coast (10 miles). Heading inland, you can visit the pretty village of Corfe Castle (5.5 miles) or enjoy walks through some of the area’s stunning nature reserves.

  • 4 Bedrooms – 1 king-size and 3 twins
  • 1 En-suite bathroom with shower over bath and WC (Jack-and-Jill also accessed via the hall) and 1 en-suite shower room with shower and WC
  • Electric oven and gas hob, microwave, dishwasher and fridge/freezer
  • Utility cupboard with washing machine and tumble dryer (located in one of the twin bedrooms)
  • Off-road parking for 2 cars
  • Beach, pubs and shops within walking distance
  • TV/DVD in the lounge
  • Wifi
  • Two roof terraces with furniture
  • Regret no children under 2 years
  • Arrival: 17:00 onwards
  • Departure: before 10:00 unless otherwise stated in your arrival details
  • Sorry, no dogs allowed

Nicky Smith

This property is personally managed by Nicky.

Reviews

From guests that have stayed at the property.

Based on 33 guest ratings

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Reviewed by David 3rd June 2022

Reviewed by Jean M 20th May 2022

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I am 92 years of age and spent my annual holiday with my four daughters who are 69, 67, 65 and 58. We were all delighted with the property which was very clean and comfortable. The view from the lounge and balconies was wonderful and we really didnt want to leave. The lift made access very easy for me. I hope to be able to visit again. Thank you.

Reviewed by Gill 22nd April 2022

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Fabulous views from apartment but in general tired with poor quality beds & furniture.We had a very poor start to our holiday.- beds had not been changed,we suspect possibly in quite a while,towels reused and dirty bath mats rolled up and reused.The kitchen was also pretty dirty and bathroom floors not seen a mop-general cleanliness very poor. OnceRead more reported,Holiday Cottages were superb in their response-sent someone in to sort it out.It should not have been allowed to be let in that state. Hide

Reviewed by Helen 15th April 2022

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Wonderful apartment with spectacular views.

Reviewed by Andrew 8th April 2022

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This was a superb holiday rental. The location is perfect and the penthouse is spacious, well furnished and well equipped. We enjoyed a multi generational family holiday in lovely Swanage and greatly enjoyed watching all the activities in the bay from such comfortable accommodation.

Reviewed by Kay 26th February 2022

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We were two couples away for a long weekend of mainly coastal walking. The flat is really spacious and comfortable, in a really good location, with great views over the coast. Extremely well equipped. We would definitely stay here again!

Reviewed by Robert 22nd December 2021

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The location and view from the huge windows facing Swanage Bay is AMAZING. We just love this flat ,and hope to return again.

Reviewed by Roger 26th November 2021

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Reviewed by Krista 19th November 2021

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Fabulous apartment, fabulous views, wonderful walks and lots to do! We'll be back next year!!

Reviewed by Sheila 12th November 2021

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Reviewed by Jon 25th October 2021

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Reviewed by James 8th October 2021

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Reviewed by John 4th October 2021

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Reviewed by Amanda 24th September 2021

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The apartment is lovely, really central and spacious, very well equipped, and has the most fantastic views. We would definitely stay again. Thank you

Reviewed by Laura 3rd September 2021

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Reviewed by Sandra 27th August 2021

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Great Apartment, Great Location, Great views, well stocked kitchen all you need for a happy holiday

Reviewed by David 20th August 2021

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Location fantastic with wonderful views!!

Reviewed by SARAH 6th August 2021

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Fabulous comfy homely relaxing apartment with the most amazing views. We were 3 adults & 4 teens & weve all loved it. Very well equipped with everything you need. Ideal place for beach over the road & all amenities 2 mins away & buses to all surrounding areas which we used quite a lot. This place is fantastic for families if you want everything on Read moreyour doorstep I would definitely highly recommend this place & would definitely book again as I couldnt fault it. Hide

Reviewed by Sean 23rd July 2021

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Deco in Swanage was gorgeous and in a great location right by the beach, playground and town centre but without hearing noise from these (one way street in front and no driving on beachfront). Lovely big bedrooms, balconies with amazing views over the sea, huge beautiful relaxing main sitting room overlooking the sea with large windows to maximise Read morethe stunning vista. Definitely returning! Hide

Reviewed by Andrew 2nd July 2021

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Fantastic location and apartment

Reviewed by Khai 25th June 2021

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Reviewed by James 14th June 2021

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We all had a great time, great apartment wonderful location.

Reviewed by Phil 4th June 2021

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Reviewed by Lynne 17th May 2021

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We have been coming to Swanage for the last 15 years always staying in self catering accommodation. We have stayed in property at Worth Matravers, Acton and in Swanage as far as convenience and the stunning views this is the best property we have stayed in. The accommodation is spacious and very comfortable with more than enough equipment. Plenty oRead moref games to play in the evening to keep all ages entertained. The weather was not good but sitting looking at the view made difference. Hide

Reviewed by Mike 30th October 2020

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This is a very clean and functional flat however it is extremely Dated (apart from a new kitchen) if you want somewhere the kids cant wreck this may be for you. Views were amazing but ruined by a shot pain of double glazing. Bedding quality is poor. Towels are lovely and the kitchen well stocked and easy to use.

Reviewed by Hannah 23rd October 2020

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Reviewed by RONALD 5th October 2020

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Reviewed by Stephen 25th September 2020

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This property is incredible. Theres almost everything you could think you might possibly need, its so well equipped. The views are mind blowing. The flat is extremely clean, comfortable and well positioned in Swanage. We will definitely be coming again sometime soon!

Reviewed by Nicola 18th September 2020

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Great apartment with wonderful views. Short walking distance to all amenities. If you want to holiday in comfort and style this is the place for you

Reviewed by Bob 11th September 2020

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Deco flat was an excellent place to explore Swanage from. The flat was brilliant and had all the comforts of living. It was very convenient for the town and all the facilities and had a marvellous view. I highly recommend it!

Reviewed by Robert 4th September 2020

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We were SO GLAD we saw and booked this pent-house flat . It perfectly suited our needs and was really well equipped--the owner had thought of so many little extras!! The view of Swanage bay from the flat is STUNNING and being able to eat outside added to our enjoyment. We will certainly be booking again and have already recommended it to relatives.Read more Hide

Reviewed by Andrew 28th August 2020

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Brilliant apartment stunning location and very well equipped would recommend to anyone havIng stayed all over Swanage over the past 30 years this accommodation is easily the best

Reviewed by Emily 21st August 2020

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This was our first time booking a property through Holiday Cottages and I'm so glad we did! The standard of the accommodation was excellent, very clean and made us feel very safe in the current climate (lots of hand sanitiser provided).

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