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House in Weymouth, Dorset, England - Fabulous House & Location !

Sleeps8
Bedrooms 4
Bathrooms2
Half Baths1
Property type house
Minimum Stay 7 - 14 nights

Overview

About the property

Stylish Converted Malthouse

Location, location, location! This spacious historical Grade II listed building is situated in the prime position of Kellaway Court, overlooking Hope Square in Brewers Quay, Weymouth.

The location is excellent, with a choice of nearby pubs and restaurants to suit all tastes or choose fresh lobster and crab from the Quayside and dine in. Brewers Quay has a variety of antique shops and a military museum.

The vibrant harbour is only a minute or two away. Cross the nearby bridge or take the gentle rowing ferry across to the other side of the quay and within 5-10 minutes, you have the choice of visiting Weymouth's famous golden beach, or alternatively, take advantage of the well-stocked amenities in and around the main shopping area, comprising well known Department Stores alongside fascinating independent shops.

Santiago House is a contemporary family-friendly home away from home with a well-equipped kitchen, high quality bed linen and newly refurbished bathrooms which are finished to a boutique hotel standard. The Master Bedroom's Super-King bed is luxuriously big. This property especially welcomes families. Travel cot & high chair available, please contact the bookings team to add to your booking. As well as children's crockery there is a large selection of books, toys and DVD's provided.

The decked terrace overlooks Hope Square and Brewers Quay, which in turn are regularly populated by friendly people relaxing over a coffee, or glass of wine, providing a relaxed and happy ambiance. An ideal spot to watch the world go by. Parking is taken care of with two allocated parking spaces in an electronically gated secure residents parking area.

Dorset is equally as well known for it's activities as it is for the quiet life, sailing, fishing and walking to name but a few.

More Details

Owner
Maxine Spencer
Member since: 2013
Speaks: english
Calendar last updated:
August 18, 2017

About Maxine Spencer

We live in London and both work. We also run around like crazy for the children with after-school activities. Their social diaries are jam-packed. We love London, but we also enjoy the fresh air in Weymouth and the chance to press the pause button and relax.

Maxine Spencer purchased this house in 2012

Why Maxine Spencer chose Weymouth & Portland

With a young family, we were looking for somewhere within easy reach of London where we could enjoy some sea air and simply unwind. Weymouth fitted the bill perfectly. It was the first house we looked at and we both instantly fell in love, buying the house just before the 2012 Olympics. The whole area was on a high and we happily got swept along. It takes us around 2 & half hours from North London, door to door and when the house is free, we just pack up the car and go. Our major surprise has been the food. Dorset excels in fantastic cuisine and we continue to find new exciting places, cooking fresh local produce to the highest standards. When embroiled in the daily grind at home, we look forward to heading off to Santiago House, where the everyday stresses of life get put on hold.

We were lucky to have picked such a fantastic location, as the house overlooks Hope Square in Brewers Quay and it is a pleasure to just sit on the balcony and watch the world go by.

What makes this house unique

Off road allocated parking for TWO CARS in electronically gated secure residents parking area.

One flight of steps to decked terrace and front door. Hallway with downstairs toilet and hand basin. Large open plan kitchen/diner leading through to large living room area with balcony.

1st floor: Family Bathroom with bath, separate shower, hand basin and toilet. Bedroom 1, Master bedroom with super king (6ft) double bed and separate single bed, en-suite shower, hand basin and toilet. Bedroom 2, twin single beds. 2nd floor: Bedroom 3, king (5ft) double bed. Bedroom 4, single bed.

WiFi. Gas central heating. Fridge/freezer, dishwasher, washer/dryer. 42" flatscreen TV and Blu-ray player. Off road allocated parking for TWO CARS in electronically gated secure residents parking area. Small front balcony terrace with seating. Bed linen & towels (not beach towels) inclusive, high chair and travel cot available, please state requirements when booking

Guestbook comments from the owner

"We had a lovely stay for my husband's 60th birthday. Thank you from all of my family." Mrs L Lewis.



"This is the second time we have stayed at Santiago House. What a find! A great location in Brewers Quay and such a big house. We have been with friend and family. Both parties loved it." Mrs Pamela Green
Jul 2013
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Amenities

Weymouth House Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • house
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 4:00 PM / Check-out: 10:00 AM
  • Max. occupancy: 8
  • children welcome
Location Type:
  • Beach
  • Downtown
  • Near The Ocean
  • Town
General:
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided ...
  • Living Room ...
  • Parking
  • Towels Provided ...
  • Tumble Dryer
  • Washing Machine
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils ...
  • Dishwasher
  • Freezer
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 8 people
Bathrooms:
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • 1 Half Bath
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , tub , shower , bidet
    Bathroom 2 - toilet , tub , shower , bidet
    Toilet 1 - toilet
  • Newly refurbished main bathroom situated on first floor and features a bath, shower cubicle, WC, Wash basin, shaver point & heated towel rail. En-suite to bedroom one newly refurbished, features shower, WC & wash basin. Ground floor WC and hand basin.
Bedrooms:
  • 4 Bedrooms, Sleeps 8
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 baby crib
  • Description of sleeping capacity: Sleeps 8 (4 Bedrooms) Notes on bedrooms: Bedroom One - twin beds, Bedroom Two (Master) - Super-King size faux leather bed and matching single faux leather bed; Bedroom Three - King Size bed; Bedroom 4 - Single bed. All rooms feature wardrobe(s), chest of drawers and bedside chests & lamps.
Entertainment:
  • Books
  • DVD Player
  • Television
  • Toys
Outside:
  • Balcony
  • Deck / Patio
  • Lawn / Garden
Attractions:
  • bay/sound
  • botanical garden
  • caves
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • library
  • live theater
  • marina
  • museums
  • playground
  • restaurants
  • theme parks
  • zoo
Leisure Activities:
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • eco tourism
  • horseback riding
  • paddle boating
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • groceries
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • deepsea fishing
  • fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • mountain biking
  • mountain climbing
  • mountaineering
  • pier fishing
  • sailing
  • scuba diving or snorkeling
  • snorkeling
  • sound/bay fishing
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • water skiing
  • wind-surfing
Notes:
Outside: Parking for TWO cars in electronically gated residents area. Balcony furnished with garden furniture to seat 4. Cleaning / Towels / Linen / Maid service: Towels (not beach towels) and bed linen all inclusive. We can make arrangements for Santiago House to be cleaned during your stay. Additional charge may be applicable.

Reviews

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House in Weymouth, Dorset, England - Fabulous House & Location !
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5

Fantastic stay - 3rd year running!!

  • 5 of 5

Spotlessly clean and like home from home. We always have a fabulous stay at Santiago House. Really well equipped, comfortable and attractive in a wonderful location - close to everything! Looking to come again next year already!!

  • Submitted: Aug 17, 2017
  • Stayed: Aug 2017
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
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Lovely property in a great location

  • 5 of 5

We really enjoyed our stay at Santiago House - it was in a nice quiet location but still close to the town and beach. The property itself was well laid out and spacious with a light and airy feel. The kitchen was well appointed as was the whole property with videos, plenty of books and board games for the evenings. There was even a selection of buckets and spades and crab lines for the kids.

  • Submitted: Jul 7, 2017
  • Stayed: Jun 2017
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Hi John, So pleased you enjoyed your stay at Santiago House. The twins looked like they were having a huge amount of fun on the beach, thank-you for the photographs. x
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Perfect location

  • 5 of 5

The whole family really enjoyed our stay at Santiago house, it's a perfect base to explore Weymouth from . It's well equipped and covers all our needs . Thank you to the owners Maxine and Matthew for another memorable holiday .

  • Submitted: Jun 5, 2017
  • Stayed: May 2017
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Hi Barbara, It was really lovely to meet you and your family. We were staying at our other holiday house - Vindelis House - in Portland, when you called. A lovely treat for us to meet you, as you have been coming to Santiago for a few years now. Thank you for the lovely review and we very much look forward to welcoming you back in the future. xx
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Fabulous property, centrally located and well equipped.

  • 5 of 5

Santiago is a lovely spacious three storey property in a central but quiet residential area. The house is close to lovely pubs, eateries and the quayside for food, drink and lots of crabbing. We enjoyed a wonderful week here, with super weather. Close to beautiful beaches, pirate graveyards (Ope) and fossil hunting.

  • Submitted: Apr 24, 2017
  • Stayed: Apr 2017
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Super review, thank you. Good to hear you found the Pirates Graveyard in Portland. The setting – a ruined church at the foot of a romantic pathway, stuck between two castles – makes for wonderful mystical tales. The skull and crossbones carved on the headstones ignite children's imagination.
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50th birthday celebrations

  • 5 of 5

The property was amazing - so well equipped and spacious. Maxine had also left a card and gift as it was a special birthday we were celebrating -

- which was really touching. Location was brilliant - close to the shops and the beach. We had a fantastic time - many games of hide and seek took place - so many hiding places haha. The weather was fab - 😎? - not a drop of rain all week. It was an amazing holiday - making my special birthday one to remember always 😄?😃?😉?🤗?💖?🍦?🎂?🍾?🍹?🎡?🎢?🎱?🍸?🎉?. Many thanks to Maxine for making that happen. We will definately aim to return 😊?

  • Submitted: Apr 15, 2017
  • Stayed: Apr 2017
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Loving the emojis! Santiago House is a great place for celebrations. So pleased you enjoyed your stay and we very much look forward to welcoming you back.
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5

Had a fab week away, lovely place to stay.

  • 5 of 5

Lovely place to stay, plenty of room very clean and brilliant location. Would definitely return. Brilliant communication with the owner and very pleased overall. Definitely recommend a stay here. Thanks very much.

  • Submitted: Mar 31, 2017
  • Stayed: Mar 2017
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Vicki, It was our pleasure to have you and your family to stay. Thank you for the review.
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Map

Nearest Barpub
The Red Lion
Nearest Restaurant
Hope Square
Car: not necessary

Coast/Beach:

Away from the property, and within a short walk, there are an array of sights and areas just waiting to be explored. The golden sands of Weymouth beach are within a 10 minute walk, whilst the harbour is practically on your doorstep and Nothe Fort is an ideal spot for a picnic or barbecue. The 18 mile Chesil Beach is a firm favourite of ours, as is the Rodwell trail leading to Portland.

Travel:

Bournemouth is the closest airport. Rail services to/from Waterloo - Weymouth.

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Rates & Availability

Weymouth House Rental Rates

Rental Basis:
per property
Owner accepts payment in:
GBP
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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event
 
The Best Weeks!
Jul 7 2017 - Aug 31 2017
7 night minimum stay
$2,449
 
 
September
Sep 1 2017 - Sep 29 2017
7 night minimum stay
$1,299
 
 
October 1/2 Term
Oct 20 2017 - Oct 26 2017
7 night minimum stay
$1,545
 
 
Xmas & NYE
Dec 22 2017 - Jan 5 2018
7 night minimum stay
$2,162
 
 
Low Season
Jan 12 2018 - Feb 2 2018
7 night minimum stay
$772
 
 
Standard Rate
Feb 9 2018 - Mar 29 2018
7 night minimum stay
$1,030
 
 
Easter
Mar 30 2018 - May 3 2018
7 night minimum stay
$1,545
 
 
Early May
May 4 2018 - May 24 2018
7 night minimum stay
$1,287
 
 
May Bank Holiday
May 25 2018 - May 31 2018
7 night minimum stay
$2,446
 
 
Early Summer
Jun 1 2018 - Jul 5 2018
7 night minimum stay
$1,648
 
 
The Best Weeks!
Jul 6 2018 - Aug 30 2018
7 night minimum stay
$2,574
 
 
September
Aug 31 2018 - Sep 27 2018
7 night minimum stay
$1,545
 
 
Late Season
Sep 28 2018 - Dec 20 2018
7 night minimum stay
$1,133
 
 
Half Term
Oct 12 2018 - Oct 25 2018
14 night minimum stay
$1,802
Flat fee
 
 
Xmas & NYE
Dec 21 2018 - Jan 3 2019
14 night minimum stay
$2,446
Flat fee
 
 
My Standard Rate

Changeover Day: Friday
7 night minimum stay
$1,030
 

Additional information about rental rates

Booking Notes:

Changeover Day: Friday. We can consider Weekend Bookings (not high season), don't be shy to ask.
Changeover Day - Fridays

Short stay can be arranged in low to mid season.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • Canceled bookings will not receive a refund
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