Located in Preston, Dorset
Magnolia Rest is a holiday apartment in Preston, Dorset, sleeping 4 close to beaches and a 5 minute drive to Weymouth's town centre
Magnolia Rest is a ground floor apartment in the popular area of Preston on the outskirts of Weymouth. Weymouth town centre is just a 5 minute drive away or take a walk along the seafront to its golden, sandy beaches, cafes shops and restaurants. Osmington Mills is another very short drive away with its Smugglers pub and interesting beach. Further afield lies Lulworth Cove, Durdle Door, Hardy's Monument, Portland, West Bay, the county town of Dorchester, the 18 miles of Chesil Beach and Lyme Regis.
The accommodation at Magnolia Rest comprises of an open plan kitchen/lounge with breakfast bar, fridge/freezer, dishwasher, washing machine, WiFi, TV and CD music system. There is a roomy conservatory with sofa, table and chairs with doors outside. There are two bedrooms, a double with en-suite shower, basin and toilet and a twin. There is a bathroom with bath with shower over, basin and toilet. A cot and highchair can be provided.
Outside there is a garden with bench and chairs. There is off road parking for two cars. Your fuel, power, bed linen and towels are all included in the price.
Preston is a small village and suburb of Weymouth, approximately 2 miles east of the town. The 14th century St Andrews church was built on the site of an earlier Norman Church and is worth a visit. The area is probably best known for Bowleaze Cove, a sand and shingle beach that is a popular family beach in the summer that also has a slipway for lauching small craft. There are many rock pools to explore at low tide and the area is popular for fishing. The cove also provides excellent views over Weymouth and is also home to the Riviera Hotel. Bowleaze Cove was painted by John Constable on his honeymoon and the painting now hangs in the National Gallery. Overcombe corner is a popular spot for windsurfers and gets some nice swells when the wind is in the right direction.Read more
For eating out, the area is served by three pubs, The Bridge Inn, The Spice Ship and the Springhead.Read less
Bournemouth is 33 miles away
Exeter is 53 miles away
Bristol is 54 miles away