The Shanty is a charming detached character residence dating back to 1845, offering sea views across the bay towards the Purbecks and the Island of Portland, which is a popular venue for sailing enthusiasts from all over the world. It is situated a few minutes away from the small sandy beach at Sandsfoot down near the sailing club. A brisk 15 minute walk will take you into the fashionable Brewers Quay area, which offers gourmet fish restaurants, quaint, little tea rooms and pubs. A further stroll down the harbour will take you into the centre of Weymouth which has a good variety of wine bars, restaurants and shops. The whole of Dorset is a wonderful county to explore and Weymouth is a wonderful focal point. Accommodation: Ground floor: Lounge. Conservatory. Dining room. Bedroom 1, twin single beds. Kitchen. Utility room. Lobby and bathroom bath, separate shower, hand basin and toilet. Separate toilet,no hand basin. 1st floor: bathroom with bath rinse attachment, hand basin and toilet. Step up to bedroom 2, twin single beds and additional pull out bed. Bedroom 3, twin single beds. Bedroom 4, double bed. Services in addition to standard equipment: Wifi. Gas central heating. Open fire in lounge (no fuel provided). Fridge/freezer, washing machine, dishwasher, DVD player. Parking for one small car and one large car. Surrounding landscaped gardens with garden furniture. Cot. Linen and towel hire inclusive, please state your requirements at time of booking.(2017) Please note: due to a landslip, whilst Castle Cove beach is no longer accessible, you can still access Sandsfoot beach (next to the sailing club).