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Lifes A Beach in Bournemouth

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31 reviews
Bookcase with DVDs, board games, Wii games and controllers, books and local tourist information
Zig-zag pathway from the apartment to the beach
Tennis rackets and balls supplied in apartment to use at the nearby courts
Tennis courts less than a 5 minute walk away
Beautiful beach with lifeguard station
Beach huts available to hire
Coastal Activity Park
Perfect for weddings
Bournemouth beach at night
Bournemouth Gardens and hot air balloon ride
Hengistbury Head nature reserve and Christchurch harbour to the East
Sandbanks to the West
Bournemouth Air Festival
Cath Kidson beach huts
Old Harry's Rocks
Lulworth Cove
Bournemouth pier fireworks in summer holidays
10 minute walk away from AFC Bournemouth ground
Red squirrel on nearby Brownsea Island
New Forest only a 20 minute drive away
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3 Bedrooms , 2 Bathrooms , Sleeps 9
Bournemouth, Dorset, England
Hello and thank you for taking the time to look at my apartment, Life's A Beach in Bournemouth.

Please note I only accept family bookings. Thank you

This is a modern, light and very spacious first floor apartment with lift access just a 5 minute stroll from the award winning, blue flag beaches of Southbourne, Boscombe and Bournemouth. The clifftop and pathway down to the beach are just a five minute stroll at the end of the street.

The property is situated on a very quiet, tree lined street yet the beach and other facilities such as shops, cafes and bars are just moments away.
The apartment comprises of a large, sunny and airy open plan living room leading onto the kitchen diner. The lounge has double aspect windows, including bay window. All windows have blinds plus blackout curtains. There are 3 large comfortable sofas (...
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Listing #HL301109
About the Owner
Languages spoken:English
Response Rate:100%
Response Time:Within a few hours
Interaction with guests
I meet guests at check in and check out to hand over the keys. Also available to answer any questions any time.
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Reviewed May 14, 2018 via mobile

We had such a lovely stay to celebrate a family birthday (9 guests, 6 adults 3 children) The apartment was gorgeous and fully equipped with everything you would need. James was very helpful and answered any questions we had. The beach is very close by...More

Thank Kirsti B
Management response:Responded June 8, 2018

Thank you very much. You're welcome back anytime

Reviewed April 4, 2018 via mobile

What a LOVELY flat! Really well-furnished, with a well-stocked kitchen and lots of games and movies for wet days: even a stock of cuddly toys for the little kids! We had a really cosy stay, the flat was beautifully quiet and we felt relaxed and...More

Thank atlonglast
Management response:Responded June 8, 2018

Thank you very much. You're welcome back anytime

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Reviewed December 30, 2017

Good location only a short walk to the beach. Superbly equipped and spacious. The apartment was very festively decorated over the Christmas period with added chocolate treats which was a nice and welcome touch. Comprehensive guide to local restaurants and amenities which was very helpful....More

Thank Vivienne N
Management response:Responded June 8, 2018

Thank you very much. You're welcome back anytime

  • Alarm Clock
  • Blender
  • Books
  • Bunk Beds:(1)
  • Central Heating
  • Dining Seats (8)
  • Dishwasher
  • Double Beds:(3)
  • Dryer
  • DVD Player
  • Elevator/Lift access
  • En Suite Rooms (1)
  • Freezer
  • Full Baths (1)
  • Hairdryer
  • Highchair
  • Internet Access
  • Iron
  • Kettle
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room Seats (9)
  • Local Guides/Maps
  • Microwave
  • Private Tennis Court
  • Refrigerator
  • Secure Parking
  • Shared Tennis Court
  • Shared Yard
  • Sofa Beds:(1)
  • Stereo System
  • Stove
  • Suitable For Children Under 5
  • Toaster
  • TV
  • Washer
  • Wheelchair Accessible
  • Wi-Fi
House rules
    Pets not allowed
    Smoking not allowed
    Check in: 2:00 PM
    Check out: 11:00 AM
No hen parties, Stag parties or groups all aged 21 and under please.
    1 Full bath
    1 Attached (ensuite)
    1 Sofa
    1 Bunk
    3 Fulls
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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
Default 2 nights
Jul 13, 2018 -
Sep 9, 2018
Summer 2018
2 nights
Jul 12, 2019 -
Sep 6, 2019
Summer 2018
7 nights -- --
Please note: rates may have been converted from the original local currency to U.S. Dollars and are approximate rates that may change due to exchange rate fluctuation. Please contact the manager to confirm actual rates for your requested dates.
  • Cleaning fee: $57 / stay - Fee
  • Damage Deposit: $319 / stay - Deposit
Additional Rate and Availability Information
The damage deposit is 250 pounds. This is held by trip advisor and returned to you by them within 10 working days of your departure. This will be returned in full as long as there are no breakages, damage to the property or contents, missing items, anti-social behaviour or excessive cleaning required. Please note I do not accept hen or stag parties or groups intending to use the apartment to party in
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About the neighborhood
Local Amenities:Southbourne high street is only a 15 minute stroll away with its charming shops, bars and cafes including the very popular Ludo Lounge and the Larder House. Cafe Riva and the Commodore pub sit on the clifftop with beautiful views over the clifftops and beaches.In the opposite direction is Boscombe high street with a large Sainsburys, post office, coffee shops, street market on Thursday and Saturdays, restaurants and take aways (McDonalds, Subway and KFC). There is Chaplins cellar bar with great food and live music. Situated at the end of road is the excellent Little Pickle Deli Cafe where you can buy local food and drinks. Bournemouth town centre is approximately a 40minute stroll along the beach. Here you will find cinemas, bars, nightclubs, restaurants, theatres, the BIC... more
Getting around
Can walk down to beach in less than 10 minutes. There are bus stops at the far end of the street with a regular service to get in and out of the town centre or around the county. Pokesdown train station is a 15 minute walk away
Car not needed
How to get there
Airport: Bournemouth Airport: 5.0 mi
Railway: Pokesdown: 0.4 mi
Ferry: Poole: 4.3 mi
Bournemouth has great transport links and apartment is very easily accessible by all transport typesTravelling from London takes under 2 hours. Travel down the M3 following signs to Southampton then at junction 13 merge onto the M27. Turn onto the A31 at Junction 1 driving through the picturesque New Forest. Turn onto the A338 at the Ashley Heath roundabout to Bournemouth. Bournemouth is signposted clearly throughout the journey. Turn onto the A35 following signs to Boscombe. Turn off the A35 (Christchurch road) onto Chessel Avenue then left onto Browning Avenue. Keswick road is on the right and the property is just 50m further along.Pokesdown station is only a 10 minute walk away from the property. The station is on the direct line from London to Weymouth via Southampton. Some of the tra... more
Activities nearby
Fishing Nearby, There Is A Golf Course Within 30 Mins Drive, Horse Riding Nearby, There Are Tennis Courts Nearby, Water Park Nearby, Watersports Nearby, Nearest Beach: 0.2 mi.
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