A charming and spacious property, Westcliff boasts stunning views extending along Chesil Beach and the Jurassic coast. A stones throw from the beach, it is an ideal choice for a big family, sailors using the RYA National Sailing Academy (venue for 2012 Olympic sailing events); Diving parties or large groups of friends seeking a more active holiday.Tastefully decorated to give a modern feel, yet retain its beautiful Edwardian character, the house has a homely atmosphere. Spend a cosy evening in front of the open fire place, or perhaps take breakfast in bed and enjoy the view. Views from the front of the house and rear garden are stunning, extending along the Jurassic coastline..Sunsets over Chesil Beach and the sea are breathtaking. Enjoy sunsets from the property or take a short walk down to the beach where you can experience the beautiful evening dusk. Here you can enjoy the freshest sea food and other freshly made delights at one of the local eateries. Or perhaps you might simply like to enjoy a drink at the local pub, situated literally on the beach!The secluded and clear waters of Chesil Cove are ideal for snorkelling, scuba diving, rock pools, fishing or sunbathing. Other popular local pursuits on Portland include walking (the flora and fauna are a nature lover's delight) sailing, scuba diving, fishing climbing, windsurfing and bird watching (Portland is popular for observing rare migrating birds).Weymouth is just a few minutes away by car or there is a frequent local bus service. Here you will find Weymouth's famous sandy beach and the charm of the Georgian seafront amongst other family attractions including the Sealife Centre, a nine screen cinema and bowling ally. The soft, sandy Weymouth beaches are ideal for small children.Westcliff offers off-street parking for up to 3 vehicles, rinsing and drying facilities and a utility room with machine and hand washing ideal for sailors and divers, or even families returning from the beach. With plenty of space inside and out, Westcliff is perfect for large groups of friends, extended family groups, sailors using the RYA National Sailing Academy (venue for 2012 Olympic sailing events), Divers using the waters off Chesil Beach or wrecks and waters through Portland harbour. The Sailing Academy and Scuba Centre are both within walking distance. Accommodation: Lounge, open fire (wood only); Second Lounge; Large Kitchen/Diner; Utility room with sink; Shower room with hand basin, toilet and bidet; 1st floor: Bedroom 1, kingsize bed, plus single bed, sea views; Bedroom 2, double bed; Bathroom with bath, electric shower over, hand basin and toilet. Bedroom 3, twin single beds, sea views; Bedroom 4, double bed plus single bed, garden view. (THERE IS A POSSIBILITY OF A DOWNSTAIRS BEDROOM AND RAMPS FOR GUESTS IF NECESSARY - PLEASE EMAIL).Services in addition to standard equipment: Gas central heating; open fire (fuel provided in winter); Fridge / freezer plus extra larder fridge. Dishwasher, washing machine, tumble dryer; LED flatscreen TV with HD, freeview and DVD player in lounge; Second TV with freeview and DVD player in second lounge. Internal wallsafe. Terraced garden accessed by steps with gates at top and bottom, small children should be supervised; Enclosed rear area with BBQ facility; Parking for 3 cars; Phone for incoming calls and wireless broadband connection - compatible with Apple and Windows. Linen hire inclusive, please detail bed linen requirements when booking.