The Sanctuary holds a wonderful location within the popular Dorset seaside resort of Bournemouth, situated less than a five-minute stroll from the sandy beach. Its central position means that there are plenty of family-friendly amenities such as shops and restaurants reachable on foot, as well as excellent attractions for all ages, including, the Oceanarium, RockReef and PierZip!
The contemporary home can comfortably accommodate up to twenty guests across its seven beautifully-appointed bedrooms. Each of the bedrooms features en-suite facilities making this an ideal option for multiple families holidaying together. The chic, pastel interiors and elegant furnishings make The Sanctuary the perfect place for the whole group to relax and re-charge. On the ground floor is the main living accommodation which offers plenty of space for socialising, comprising of an open-plan living room, dining space which comfortably seats fourteen as well as the first of the kitchens, which comes fully-equipped with all the tools you could possibly need to create delicious meals. Downstairs on the lower ground floor, guests will find a second sitting room with sofa bed for two and kitchen. Also on this level is the first of the bedrooms, a double with en-suite shower room.
Upstairs on the first floor, are a further three bedrooms, two feature double beds, while the third boasts triple bunk beds and is therefore ideal for children to share. Upstairs on the second and final floor is a fantastic family room for four which features a double bed, additional bunk beds and en-suite bathroom. The remaining two bedrooms on this level comprise of a double and triple bunk bedroom.
Outside guests have access to a small walled terrace which is accessed from the lower ground floor. With seating for eight and a barbecue, it makes the ideal setting for a spot of al fresco dining after action-packed days spent having fun on the beach!
The Sanctuary holds a central position within the popular seaside resort of Bournemouth, set just a 300m walk from the sandy beach and less than a 5-minute stroll from the town centre which is home to a wide variety of well-known shops and excellent restaurants. For those travelling by train, Bournemouth Station is conveniently located less than a 10-minute drive away and there are always plenty of taxis available.
There are a huge number of family-friendly attractions in Bournemouth, on the seafront, younger visitors will enjoy a visit to the Oceanarium while any teenagers or adrenaline junkies will love RockReef Activity Centre with its thrilling zip line over the pier to shore! The whole family will enjoy a competitive round of crazy golf at Smugglers Cove Adventure Golf. Further afield, Paulton’s Park Peppa Pig World is a must-visit for those with smaller children and is less than a 40-minute drive away.
For those unlucky with the weather, the BH2 Leisure Park is less than a 10-minute walk away, featuring the fantastic Mr Mulligan’s indoor crazy golf and an Odeon cinema, there is still plenty to keep the whole family entertained. The centre is also home to several popular, big-name restaurants including Nandos, Five Guys, TGI Fridays, Miller & Carter, ASK Italian and The Real Greek, ideal for any fussy eaters.
For those wanting to explore the great outdoors, the iconic Jurassic Coastline, designated a UNESCO World Heritage Site, is easily reachable from Bournemouth. Iconic sights such as Old Harry Rocks, Durdle Door and Lulworth Cove are all less than a 50-minute drive away. Closer to home, the National Trust-owned Brownsea Island makes a lovely spot for sunny strolls while enjoying the impressive views over the Purbeck Hills. Ferries to Brownsea Island run daily between March and October from Poole Quay.