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View from 'Little Gem' overlooking Olympic sailing venue in Portland Harbour.
Excellent
26 reviews
View from 'Little Gem' overlooking Olympic sailing venue in Portland Harbour.
Interior view of Lounge/Dining area
Internal view of kitchen
View from kitchen sink
View of living area.
View from living area into dining area and outside.
View of Bedroom with Kingsize Vispring Bed
Another view of Bedroom
Alfresco lunch
View from balcony looking onto garden and sea view.
Another perspective from balcony
View of BBQ area.
Just relax
View from garden looking back up at Little Gem
Gazebo seating and eating area - A real sun trap late afternoon and early evening.
View from balcony straight out onto back garden.
View from Balcony on a misty day - A new different view every day..!
Sandsfoot Gardens & Castle ruins
View from 'Little Gem' overlooking Sandsfoot Castle.
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Overview
Condo/Apartment -
1 Bedroom, 1 Bathroom, Sleeps 2
Weymouth, Dorset, England
Little Gem - uninterruptable front line sea views positioned only 30 meters from sea and overlooking Portland Harbour the 2012 Olympic venue, and the remains of Sandsfoot castle. Off road dedicated parking within property boundary. Quite and tranquil location and only a 2 min walk to private sandy beaches and a 15 min walk to the historic Weymouth harbour and shopping centres. Access to the old railway line trail known as the 'Rodwell trail' is a stones throw away.

Spacious accommodation for a relaxing self catering holiday, finished and furnished to a high standard with solid oak floors and doors throughout. Its prime location provides an excellent base for sun worshipers, bathers, boaters, divers, walkers, fishers, bird watchers or general sightseers just wanting to watch the boating world go by!

Free wifi available throughout...
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About the Owner, Jon and Linda -
Languages spoken: English
Response Rate: 90 %
Response Time: Within a few hours
Calendar Updated: 40 days ago
Listed since : Jan 2013
Overall rating: 5.0 / 5.0
Based on 27 reviews and 1 property
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Listing #HL307041
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Northumberland
Level 3 Contributor
15 reviews
9 hotel reviews
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago for a stay in July 2017

It's the second time I have stayed here the first was back in 2010 and last week. I loved it the first time and it had improved since then, particularly the garden area. It has a wonderful decking area outside the patio doors, which provides wonderful views of the sea, and the distant Portland peninsular and Chesil beach. The whole...

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mikelin20...
Gloucestershire, United Kingdom
1 review
Reviewed 3 weeks ago for a stay in June 2017

This truly is a Little Gem, lovely clean apartment, spectacular views and a beautiful garden. Quiet location but within easy reach of Weymouth town.

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10meryl
Derbyshire, United Kingdom
2 reviews
Reviewed 4 weeks ago for a stay in June 2017

This was our third visit to Little Gem. We had another excellent week. The views from the garden across Portland Harbour are amazing. The apartment is very clean and well equipped. Wifi is very strong now there is a new router. We would highly recommend this lovely apartment

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Thank you again for your kind review, It was a real pleasure to welcome you both back and so pleased you appreciated the additions made since your last visit to Little Gem. See you next time..!

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Amenities
  • Balcony or Terrace
  • Books
  • Central Heating
  • Cooker
  • Cots:(1)
  • Deck
  • Dining Seats (4)
  • Dryer
  • DVD Player
  • Freezer
  • Grill
  • Hairdryer
  • Housekeeping Included
  • Internet Access
  • Iron
  • Kettle
  • King Beds:(1)
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room Seats (3)
  • Microwave
  • Ocean Views
  • Outdoor Dining Area
  • Patio
  • Private Garden
  • Refrigerator
  • Satellite TV
  • Secure Parking
  • Shower Rooms (1)
  • Toaster
  • Towels Provided
  • TV
  • Washer
  • Water Views
  • Wheelchair Accessible
  • Wi-Fi
House rules
    Not kid-friendly
    Pets not allowed
    Smoking not allowed
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Rates are calculated based on the latest information provided. Please contact the manager/owner to confirm actual rates for your requested dates.

Dates Min stay Weeknight Weekend night Per week
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£80
£85
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13 May 2017 -
15 Sep 2017
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7 nights -- --
£645
16 Sep 2017 -
20 Oct 2017
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7 nights -- --
£565
21 Oct 2017 -
22 Dec 2017
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3 nights
£85
£90
£435
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Additional Rate and Availability Information
I'm afraid we only accept weekly bookings that commence on a Saturday due to the availability of cleaners etc. We can on the odd exception change this but only in non-peak periods and at least 4 weeks in advance.
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About the neighbourhood
Dorset's beautiful and dramatic scenery has long made the county a favourite with writers, poets and film crews. Jurassic cliffs plunge alongside picturesque harbour towns and coastal resorts, providing an impressive backdrop for the many popular Dorset holiday destinations. <BR><BR>Sandsfoot castle that you can see from 'Little Gem' was primarily built as a decoy in 1539 by Henry VIII, another castle built during the same period, mirrors Sandsfoot and lies at sea level to the opposite side of the bay on Portland. Portland castle is not easily visible from the sea and its intention was to provide a surprise attack on the Spanish fleet during invasion. It is believed that neither castle came under attack, and never actually got to use their weapons.<BR><BR&g... more
Access
Car not needed
How to get there
Airport: Bournemouth International : 60.0 km
Railway: Weymouth: 1.2 km
Ferry: Weymouth: 1.0 km
Weymouth train station is approx 25 min walk or 5 min by taxi. Easily accessed via A35 main road from Dorchester. Bournemouth International airport 40 min drive. Local bus stops can be found at top of Old Castle Road approximately 5-7min walk from Little Gem.
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: 0.4 km.
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