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Dream Catcher, Poole Harbour
Poole Quay Boat Haven, United Kingdom
Max 4 people
, 2 cabins
2 double beds
Min 7 nights / Max 7 nights
Check in 3 p.m. / Check out 10 a.m.
Stay on a boat in Poole, United Kingdom
Dream Catcher offers a unique opportunity to stay on a Dutch Barge built in 2009. Situated in Poole Quay Boat Haven with wonderful harbour views. The accommodation has been beautifully fitted and offers three living areas and two double bedrooms both ensuite.
Custom built by Walker Boats, this 60 ft Dutch barge is finished to the highest standards with sleek curved lines in walnut and maple.
Excellent living space and headroom, Dream Catcher has three living areas, the saloon with comfortable dining space, the lower helm with leather upholstery and a 48 inch flat screen smart television. The upper helm offers wonderful views across the harbour and within the marina. It has flexible living space enclosed with smart canvass zipped covers that provide either sun protection, be opened up to offer a breeze, or enclosed during inclement weather offering a cosy comfortable living area furnished with two comfortable leather sofas. The galley kitchen area in the lower helm is smartly finished with U-shaped granite worktops, walnut fascia cabinets and has been comprehensively equipped.
Aft and forward bedroom cabins both provide ensuite shower rooms. Full height showers, sinks and electric pump toilets. 6 ft superkingsize bed and 5ft 3 ins deep kingsize bed. Hanging lockers and cupboard space. Televisions in both bedrooms.
Services - Duvets and linen provided (including bath and beach towels). Heating. Hairdryer. Freshwater provision throughout and bottled drinking water provided.
Technology - 48 inch flat screen smart television with freesat in the saloon and smaller flat screen televisions in both bedrooms. Bose music system. WIFI.
Galley Kitchen - Gas 4 burner hob, electric fan-assisted oven, full size fridge, counter top freezer, microwave, coffee pod machine, washing machine and drying facilities available on the marina (small extra charge).
Laundry facilities are available at the marina. Please ask at reception. Tokens need to be purchased and cost £2.50 for the washing machine, 60p for liquitabs, and £1 for the tumble drier. (Note - there is a washing machine on board Dream Catcher).
Parking - There are various parking facilities located within a five minute walk of Poole Quay Boat Haven. Details will be provided with arrival information on booking (charges apply for car parks).
Poole Quay is an exciting, ever-changing blend of maritime activity and a focal point for a wide range of entertainment and leisure pursuits. Pleasure craft offer trips direct from the Quay to Brownsea Island , Sandbanks and beyond, whilst anglers can book fishing trips at the Fisherman`s Quay . If you simply want to promenade along the waterfront past the visitors` marina and have a meal and a drink, then the Quayside and Old Town areas are packed with excellent restaurants, pubs and winebars offering huge variety and choice. From the Quay, shoppers can stroll up the pedestrianized High Street, with its wide range of retail outlets and facilities. Safe Blue Flag sandy beaches at Sandbanks, Branksome and Alum Chines are just 15 minutes away by car and the natural beauty of The New Forest is approximately 30 minutes distance away. A short trip on the Sandbanks chain ferry offers the option of even more beautiful beaches skirted by sand dunes and walks in the National Trust protected Purbeck Hills.
What's special about this boat
Custom built by Walker Boats, this 60 ft Dutch barge is finished to the highest standards with sleek curved lines in walnut and maple. Excellent living space and headroom.
Managed by Quay Holidays, beds are fully made up for your arrival with crisp white cotton linen and fluffy white towels provided as well as beach towels. You'll find a welcome pack of some little local luxuries awaiting your arrival too.
SHORT BREAKS ARE PERMITTED - please enquire for rates.
Restrictions - Sorry - no smoking, no pets and no children. Dream Catcher is available for accommodation use only within Poole Quay Boat Haven and for a maximum four adult guests.
Poole Quay Boat Haven
About the marina/waterway
We are extremely lucky to have a location to rival that of the Mediterranean. Poole Quay Boat Haven is perfectly positioned to offer a base from which to explore Poole Harbour, the Jurassic Coast and the surrounding coastline. As well as being perfectly positioned on the quayside with a stunning view of Brownsea Island, the lively cafés, bars and restaurants are close by. The only difficult choice you have to make is where to watch the sun go down!
- Offers trips/charters (skippered)
- Cooker (cooking allowed)
- Coffee machine
- Smoking allowed
- CO2 alarm
- Smoke alarm
- iPod Dock
- CD Player/Radio
- DVD Player
- Welcome pack
- Electricity 24/7
- Walk-on access
- Crew on board
- Food and drink included
- Hot tub
- Additional Cot Hire
- Dog friendly
- Kid friendly
- Disabled access
- Free car parking
- Walking distance to town
- Swimming Pool
- Disabled access
- Paddlesports hire
- Boat hire
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