Flat 4 Penlu

Swanage, Dorset

  • A well-presented first floor apartment located in the beautiful seaside town of Swanage.

You can book this property from:

  • £459 per week
  • £66 per night


Beds & bedrooms

  • Bed linen provided
  • 1 double bed


  • Washing machine
  • Dishwasher
  • Freezer


  • Towels provided
  • En-suite bathroom
  • Bath
  • Shower


  • Private parking

How far to ...?

  • Beach 0.2 miles
  • Pub 0.2 miles
  • Shop 0.2 miles

Special Features

  • WiFi
  • Welcome pack
  • Sea or coastal views

Nearby activities

  • Walking
  • Watersports


  • On one level, no stairs
  • Walk-in shower

Important - please note

House Rules

  • Check in: 4.00pm
  • Check out: 9.00am

  To give our cleaners enough time to complete the additional cleaning and sanitising that is currently needed to keep our guests safe, check-in and check-out times at the majority of our properties have been temporarily revised. The revised times for this property are reflected above.


4 Penlu is a well-presented one bedroom property located in the beautiful seaside town of Swanage, popular tourist destination with sandy beaches and beautiful countryside. Swanage is also the first town at the eastern end of the Jurassic Coast. 4 Penlu is an ideal holiday home for couples who enjoy exploring the coast and countryside.

Bedroom: Double bed with sea views, TV, en-suite shower room with shower cubicle, wash hand basin, towel rail, W.C. 

Family bathroom: bath with overhead shower, wash hand basin, towel rail, W.C.

Living / Kitchen / Diner: Open plan room. Living area with sofa seating, flat screen TV, DVD player. Dining table in the bay window with seating for four overlooking Swanage Bay.

Kitchen: Fitted kitchen with fridge / freezer, electric hob, electric fan oven, slimline dishwasher, washing machine and microwave.

Reading room: Reading room with sofa and books.

Parking: Parking available for one car (The space is not over large but will accommodate a family saloon).

Shop: 0.2 miles Pub: 0.2 miles

This property has a refundable Accidental Damage Deposit of £150, which is payable to Wyke Dorset Cottages with the final balance of your holiday, eight weeks prior to your arrival, and is refunded within 5 working days of your departure. Alternatively, you may wish to pay a non-refundable Accidental Damage Deposit Waiver equivalent to 10% of the Accidental Damage Deposit value, which covers you for the full value of the Accidental Damage Deposit, should any damage occur during your stay.



Access Statement

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Access Statement

Property Name:  4 Penlu

Description: 2 bedroom flat on second floor (with lift)

Pre-arrival and local facilities

The nearest bus stop is: Bus Station, Argyll Road, BH19 1HB

The nearest train station is: Wareham (10 miles),  hourly bus service to Swanage

The nearest petrol station is: Texaco Service Station, 106 Victoria Ave, Swanage BH19 1AS

The nearest electric vehicle charging point is: Pod Point Charging Station, Victoria Ave, Swanage BH19 1AP

The nearest food shop is:  Budgens, 36 Station Road, Swanage, BH19 1BF

The nearest pub/restaurant: The Ship Inn, 23A High St, Swanage BH19 2LR + many others nearby. Good restaurants include Chilled red, Cauldron Bistro, The 1859 Pier Café & Bistro, Gee Whites

Mobility equipment hire is: Swanage Mobility, Station Road, Swanage, BH19 1AE


Arrival and car parking


Type of parking available: Reserved parking space

Number of spaces available: 1

For what sized car: Medium sized car, large 4WD type car would be tight fit

Parking surface is: Tarmac

Is the parking level: Yes

Is there good space to unload once parked? Yes, to rear of the car if parked forward into space

Distance to property from parking: 30m (though can park temporarily by front door to unload luggage)

Distance to nearest public parking area: Broad Road Car Park, 500m

Is it pay and display? Yes, or weekly permit, £33 in peak season.  £1 per day in off season

The width of the path to the property is: 2m

How many steps are there en-route to the entrance? None


Main entrance


The main entrance door width is: 89 cm

Number of steps to the main entrance: None

The height of the key safe is: 160 cm

The height of the keyhole is: 103 cm

How many other entrances to the property are there? None

Is the entrance well lit? Reasonably well lit by street lights, no external light





Living and dining rooms


The flooring is: Laminate

Are there are any rugs? Yes

The door widths within these areas are? 79 cm
Is there good space between furniture? Yes

Is the furniture moveable or fixed? Moveable

Is the floor level and step free? Yes

Are wall plugs set high or low? Mid height

Are electric sockets high or low? Low


Kitchen (integrated with living room)


The flooring is: Laminate

Is the floor level and step free? Yes

The width of the doorways is: 79 cm

What height is the worktop to the floor? 93.5 cm

Is the oven set high or low? Low

The fridge height is:  up to 1.8m

The freezer height is  up to 1m

Is crockery stored high or low: High

Are wall plugs set high or low? Mid height

Are electric sockets high or low? Low

Is any equipment stored externally or away from the main kitchen, and if yes;  what and where? Ironing board/ iron/ dryer in hall cupboard


Bedrooms and landings


How many floors does the property have? 1

The number of steps between floors is: n/a

The flooring is: Carpet in bedrooms, laminate in hallways

Is the flooring level in each bedroom? Yes

The door widths are: 79 cm

Bed sizes are: 4’ 6” wide

Is the bedroom furniture moveable or fixed? Fixed

Are wall plugs set high or low? n/a

Are electric sockets high or low? Low


Bathrooms and cloakrooms


Type of flooring: Ceramic tiles

Is the flooring level? Yes

Width of the doorways: 79 cm

Is there an accessible or adapted WC? No

Is there an accessible or adapted bath or shower? No

Is there a ground floor WC? Yes

Is there a ground floor bathroom or shower room? Yes

Does any bath or shower have a grab rail or handle fitted? No

Is there any shower where access is level rather than a step up? No


Outdoor facilities


External areas are:

Is permanent seating provided? No

Is there outside lighting? Limited

Is there colour contrast of critical surfaces (eg edges of steps) No

Are there footpaths to follow for visually/mobility impaired? No

Are there barriers to entry into any part of the garden? No

Are there any other hazards (eg ponds, water features)? No




Is there a landline telephone for guests to use? No

If yes, does it accept incoming calls only or incoming and outgoing calls? n/a

Mobile phone reception information: Fair, often better in second bedroom / reading room

Closest public telephone is: Outside Swanage Library, High Street, BH19 2NU

Can you easily access an electrical socket in all rooms without having to move furniture (not cloakrooms or bathrooms)? Yes

Do you provide speciality alarms for hearing or sight impaired guests? No