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Bournemouth Villa

Everything you need to get the most out of your stay

Arrival

Where We Are

The Bournemouth Grange
13 Knole Road
Bournemouth
Dorset
BH1 4DQ

PLEASE NOTE: Bournemouth Villa is the marketing name for the house; the property name is Bournemouth Grange. The property name will need to be mentioned when ordering online for delivery.

Check-in & Check-out

Check-in 4pm
Check-out 10am
Check-out for Sundays 12pm
Main contact: Mr John Castanho 07969 878 432

John will meet and greet guests and is on standby 24 hours a day, in the event of any issues with the property.

There is also a key safe and prior to their day of arrival, the guest is sent a text with the gate code and the key safe, to allow for early arrivals, before being met by John.

Getting To Us

Best postcode to use for satnavs BH1 4DQ
Nearest train station Bournemouth (5 minutes)
Nearest airport Bournemouth (15 minutes)
Taxis United Cabs | 01202 55 66 77

Cooking & Dining

Chef & Catering Services

Patrick’s Restaurant, Bar & Event Catering
Patrick’s has been carrying out event catering for many years now, but it is the best kept secret in town. Whatever the event, Patrick’s can cater for it, tailoring a menu to your personal specifications or alternatively you can choose from their tried and tested menus.
1 Bournemouth Road, Ashley Cross, Parkstone, Poole, BH14 0EF (15 minute drive)
01202 734000 | www.patricksrestaurants.co.uk

Beales Gourmet
Beales Gourmet can cater for a whole host of private events, from stylish canapés and elaborate garden parties to simple hog roasts and BBQs – the list is endless. Menus can be devised to suit every event and they will find the perfect package for both your budget and culinary requirements.
Compton Acres, 164 Canford Cliffs Road, Poole, Dorset, BH13 7ES (15 minute drive)
01202 700 992 | www.bealesgourmet.com

Renowned local produce

Dorset is great for lovers of good food. You’ll find some of the best seafood from Poole Quay, as well as Dorset crabs, New Forest ice cream, New forest Vineyards for local wine, Dorset cream teas and Dorset and Somerset cider. Whatever takes your fancy, you’re sure to spend your holiday more than satisfied.

Great Places to Eat & Drink

Pubs

The Slug and Lettuce
Smart chain pub with a cocktail list, a classic British menu and uncluttered contemporary decor.
4-15 Bourne Ave, Richmond Hill, Bournemouth BH2 6DT (10 minute drive)
01202 317686 | www.slugandlettuce.co.uk

The Brasshouse
The Brasshouse has been many things in its time: a dance hall, cinema and 70s restaurant. But it’s seeing its best days now as one of the most popular pubs in Bournemouth town centre. Pop inside and you’ll soon find out where the name comes from. If the shiny brass fittings don’t draw you in, then the great range of beers, hearty pub food and comfy sofas might just do the trick. Live sport, karaoke and lots of games such as table football.
4-15 Bourne Ave, Richmond Hill, Bournemouth BH2 6DT (10 minute drive)
01202 589681 | www.thebrasshousebournemouth.co.uk

60 Million Postcards
The best in melty, stringy, dripping, finger-licking indulgence as well as tip-top burgers and clucking tasty wings and fried chicken. Food is served daily until 10pm.
19-21 Exeter Road,, Bournemouth, Dorset, BH2 5AF (10 minute drive)
01202 292697 | www.sixtymillionpostcards.com

Restaurants

1812 Bar & Restaurant
A restaurant with passion and a thirst for local and great produce combine to indulge customers with an excellent venue that is both lively and unique in Bournemouth. The chefs work tirelessly to create dishes that stand out from the crowd and that you will never be disappointed with. Keeping French and British classics with their own twist that keeps the 1812 experience one of the most desired in Dorset.
Royal Exeter Hotel, Exeter Rd, Bournemouth, Dorset BH2 5AG (10 minute drive)
01202 203050 | www.eighteen-twelve.com | 1812@royalexeterhotel.com

Turtle Bay
Inspired by Beach Shacks & Street Hawkers across the Caribbean Islands, the authentic, great tasting dishes at Turtle Bay are perfect as starters or for friends to share with cocktails.
The Citrus Building, 24 Madeira Rd, Bournemouth BH1 1NL (5 minute drive)
01202 551162 | www.turtlebay.co.uk/locations/bournemouth/ | getintouch@turtlebay.co.uk

Wagamama
Inspired by fast-paced, Japanese ramen bars and a celebration of Asian food. A unique way of eating. bringing the fresh, nourishing, flavours of Asia to all.
31-32 Westover Rd, Bournemouth BH1 2BZ (10 minute drive)
01202 296850 | www.wagamama.com/restaurants/bournemouth

Prezzo
Right next to the beautiful sandy beaches of Bournemouth, this bustling restaurant is housed in an impressive period building. If you’re lucky with the weather, dine on the balcony to savour the sea views and delicious food; or take a table inside the light and airy restaurant to relax and enjoy Prezzo favourites.
58 Westover Road, Bournemouth, Dorset, BH1 2BZ (10 minute drive)
01202 556399 | www.prezzorestaurants.co.uk/restaurant/bournemouth

Family Restaurants

Pizza Hut
Pop in to the Hut for some lunch or dinner. Situated on the High Street, directly opposite The Pavilion and Bournemouth Gardens. Close to the Odeon and ABC cinemas as well, so the Hut is perfect for filling up before a trip to the theatre or cinema. The Pavilion car park (pay and display) is conveniently close. This Pizza Hut restaurant caters for groups of up to 15 people and can host kids’ parties from 11am.
30 Westover Rd, Bournemouth BH1 2BZ (10 minute drive)
01202 556594 | www.pizzahut.co.uk/restaurants/find-a-hut/bournemouth/bournemouth-westover-rd/

Day’s Restaurant
South East Asian cuisine in a vast, modern buffet restaurant, with over 200 dishes for a set price.
St. Peters Quarter, Bournemouth BH1 2AD (5 minute drive)
01202 318888 | www.daysrestaurant.com

Frankie & Benny’s
Frankie & Benny’s is a chain of Italian-American restaurants. The instantly recognisable red neon sign and warm, inviting interior will ease you into the Frankie & Benny’s experience before you can take your coat off! In typical stateside fashion, great service at Frankie & Benny’s is second to none. Nothing is too much trouble for the obliging and friendly staff.
Tower Park, Yarrow Rd, Poole BH12 4NY (20 minute drive)
01202 716938 | www.frankieandbennys.com/restaurant/frankie-bennys-poole

Takeaways

Koh Thai Boscombe
Thai cuisine in a relaxed, low-lit bar/restaurant blending traditional elements with modern style.
487-489 Christchurch Rd, Bournemouth BH1 4AE (1 minute drive)
01202 914997 | www.koh-thai.co.uk

China Dragon
794 Christchurch Rd, Bournemouth BH7 6DD (5 minute drive)
01202 301030

Shopping for Food

Supermarkets

Supermarkets will deliver if arranged.

Sainsbury’s
637-641 Christchurch Rd, Bournemouth BH1 4AP (5 minute drive)
01202 394682 | www.sainsburys.co.uk

Aldi
9-23 Palmerston Rd, Boscombe BH1 4DB (3 minute drive)
0800 042 0800 | www.aldi.co.uk

Tesco Express
980-, 982 Christchurch Rd, Bournemouth BH7 6DW (7 minute drive)
0345 674 6473 | www.tesco.com

Delicatessens

Little Pickle Deli Cafe
All food is homemade where possible or made locally by some great suppliers using the best produce in Dorset; all eggs are free range, and their ham and cheeses are sourced locally. Their sausages are made by the local butcher and even the mixed leaves are grown in Dorset.
737 Christchurch Rd, Bournemouth BH7 6AQ (5 minute drive)
01202 900899 | www.littlepickledelicafe.co.uk

Deli Rocks
Award-winning array of the finest cured meats produced in Tuscany, and from mild to wild, soft to hard, sweet to sharp, there’s the best of Italian cheeses for every mood, recipe and occasion.
23 Southbourne Grove, Bournemouth BH6 (5 minute drive)
07920 746210 | www.delirocks.com | info@delirocks.com

Butchers

Peter Treble
Peter Treble Butchers have been serving the local Bournemouth and Poole community for over 35 years with a range of quality meats and farm produce. The meat range varies from traditional roasting joints like the French trimmed rib of beef to the more modern Porterhouse steak cuts. Their award-winning handmade products such as the Westbourne Glory sausages or the hearty beefburgers are always popular.
56 Poole Rd, Bournemouth, Dorset, BH4 9DZ (10 minute drive)
01202 763437 | www.petertreble.com | info@petertreble.com

Greengrocers

Long D W B Greengrocers
368 Wimborne Rd, Bournemouth BH9 2HE (10 minute drive)
01202 532470

Fishmongers

Parkstone Fisheries
12 Bournemouth Rd, Poole BH14 0ES (15 minute drive)
01202 747661

Bakeries

Idah’s Patisserie
All the bakery produce is made and baked daily on the premises.
23 Southbourne Grove, Bournemouth BH6 (5 minute drive)
01202 552338 | www.idahspatisserie.co.uk

Bennett’s Family Bakers
All the bakery produce is made and baked daily on the premises.
371 Wimborne Rd, Bournemouth BH9 2AQ (10 minute drive)
01202 548243

Wine Merchants

Majestic Wine
Retail chain specialising in wine by the case, plus beer and spirits, with a tasting counter.
205 Bournemouth Rd, Poole BH14 9HU (15 minute drive)
01202 730 600

Jolly Vintner Too
Approxiamately 500 wines from aroud the world with everything from everyday drinking to unusual, rare and fine wines for those special occasions
1099 Christchurch Rd, Bournemouth BH7 6BQ (10 minute drive)
01202 484665 | www.thejollyvintnertoo.co.uk

Farmers Markets

Winton Farmers Market (3rd Saturday of each month)
All the best in local high quality produce. Held in the middle of the busy Winton shopping area.
Cardigan Rd, Bournemouth BH9 1BJ (10 minute drive)
01202 237989

Things to Do

Walking

New Forest National Park
For walks and bike rides, the New Forest is hard to beat. It is also a great place to ride a horse, play golf, visit places of historical interest or enjoy a drink or meal out.
Lymington SO41 9ZG (20 minute drive)
www.newforestnpa.gov.uk

Moors Valley Country Park and Forest
There are many miles of paths and tracks through Moors Valley Country Park and Forest. You are welcome to walk on any of these paths. The best routes have been waymarked.
Horton Road, Ringwood BH24 2ET (20 minute drive)
01425 470721 | www.moors-valley.co.uk

Clay-Pigeon Shooting

The Big Shoot
Chain centre offering clay-pigeon shooting with full equipment rental and tuition.
Puddletown Rd, Wareham BH20 7HN (40 minute drive)
0844 745 5008 | www.thebigshoot.co.uk

Challenge Leisure
Ideal for both novices and those who have been shooting for years, these clay shooting sessions provide a unique fast-action experience.
248 Ringwood Rd, St Leonards, Ringwood BH24 2SB (20 minute drive)
01202 877899 | www.challengeleisure.com

Cycling

Front Bike Hire
Whether you’re looking to mountain bike down a New Forest trail or take the kids on a cruise along the beach, Front Bike Hire has got you covered for the best prices and at the most convenient location.
West Under cliff promenade, BH2 5AA (10 minute drive)
01202 373 280 | www.frontbikehire.co.uk

Student’s Bikes
25a St. Leonards Road, Charminster, Bournemouth BH8 8QN (10 minute drive)
07966 311602 | www.studentsbikes.com

Horse Riding

Stocks Farm Equestrian Centre
Riding School and Livery Yard located at West Parley in Bournemouth offering: Riding Lessons, Hacking, Livery, Kids Club and Pony Days.
Christchurch Rd, Bournemouth BH22 8SQ (15 minute drive)
01202 570288 | www.stocksfarmequestrian.co.uk

Fishing

Royalty Fishery
The Royalty is one of Southern England’s most famous salmon and sea trout fisheries. Located in Christchurch and just a few miles from the mouth of the River Avon, it produces salmon and sea trout throughout the season in most water conditions.
Avon Buildings, Christchurch BH23 1QE (15 minute drive)
01202 485169 | www.southernfisheries.com

Golf

Queen’s Park Golf Course
Set in a beautiful location where the fairways meander freely through many acres of lovley heathers, colourful gorse and all in a wonderful pine woodland setting.
Queen’s Park, West Drive, Bournemouth BH8 9BY (5 minute drive)
01202 451675 | www.queensparkgolfcourse.com | queenspark@bournemouth.gov.uk

Meyrick Park Golf Course

The historic 18 Hole Championship Golf Course of Meyrick Park has an impressive array of golf facilities to meet your bespoke needs, and help you gain or improve your handicap.
Central Dr, Bournemouth BH2 6LH (10 minute drive)
01202 786 000 | www.theclubatmeyrickpark.com

Iford Golf Course

Playgolf Bournemouth is an attractive parkland golf course situated on the Christchurch/Bournemouth border. The River Stour runs through the golf course, with players crossing the river via a bridge from the 12th to 13th holes. The course is an easy walk, with the flat, generous fairways being cleverly protected by numerous bunkers and water hazards.
Riverside Ave, Bournemouth BH7 7ES (15 minute drive)
01202 436 436 | www.playgolfbournemouth.com

Spas

Oceana Day Spa
A unique luxury wellness centre in Bournemouth, created and designed to provide all guests with treatments to unwind and restore balance and calm to their mind and body. They also aim to offer a full portfolio of beauty and nails to ensure you leave feeling on top of the world. Ranked the best Spa in Bournemouth.
27-31 East Overcliff Drive, Bournemouth BH1 3AQ (5 minute drive)
01202 208666 | www.oceanadayspa.co.uk

Forever Gorgeous Day Spa & Salon
9 treatment rooms, 2 private lounges, spa facilities and so much more. A huge range of amazing treatments, a welcoming team and gorgeous surroundings have clients coming back time and time again. Located within the prestigious Queens Hotel, just a stone’s throw from Bournemouth’s sandy beaches.
Queens Hotel and Spa Bournemouth, Bournemouth BH1 3DL (2 minute drive)
01202 294774 | www.forevergorgeous.co.uk

Sports Facilities

Littledown Centre
Set in 47 acres of parkland, with its own high ropes adventure complex, Littledown provides everything to encourage people of all ages and abilities to get active. It’s got some of the best gym, swimming and football facilities in the country.
Chaseside, Bournemouth BH7 7DX (10 minute drive)
01202 055500 | www.bhliveactive.org.uk/centres/littledown-centre/?domain=www.littledowncentre.co.uk

Stokewood Leisure Centre
Based in the Winton/Charminster area of Bournemouth, Stokewood has a swimming pool, sauna, aerobics studio, spin studio and gym. The centre is home to local sports clubs for activities including triathlon, water polo, lifeguard training and Kanku Shotokan Karate. Popular for pool parties, school swimming and Bournemouth Swimming Academy activities.
Stokewood Road, Bournemouth BH3 7ND (10 minute drive)
01202 055502 | www.bhliveactive.org.uk/centres/stokewood-leisure-centre/

Top Things to Do for Children

Watersports

Mudeford Quay
Mudeford Quay is situated at the entrance to Christchurch Harbour and provides spectacular views out to sea and back to Christchurch town. There are a range of water activities available, as well as being a great area for picnics.
Mudeford Quay, Christchurch BH23 4AB (30 minute drive)
07867 575280

Parks

Poole Park
In Poole Park you will find that there is something for all the family. One of the most popular activities with the younger visitors is feeding the ducks and swans on Swan Lake. There is also the miniature railway which winds its way round Swan Lake, again very popular with the children and fathers! By the lake you will find The Ark, an extraordinary adventure playground for children, where you can try the spiral slide, rush down tube slides or have a ball in the huge ball pool. For parents there is a restaurant, where if the sun is shining you can relax on the patio safe in the knowledge your children are having fun and are safe.
Poole Park, Parkstone Rd, Poole BH15 2SF (25 minute drive)
01202 739073

Dolphin Watching

Sea Fishing Poole
Dolphins are becoming an increasingly frequent sight within the waters of Poole Bay. They can show up anytime from around April and sightings have been reported as late as November. Initial sightings are always by chance as it is impossible to know where and when they will be seen. Sightings can sometimes be frequent over several days but sometimes there may be weeks between sightings. Places on the boats will be filled on a “First come, first served” basis. The cost to enjoy a dolphin watching experience which will last between two and four hours is £30 per head. If dolphins are not spotted during the trip, then you will only be required to pay £10 (fuel costs).
Fishermans Dock, The Quay, Poole, BH15 1HJ (35 minute drive)
01202 679666 | www.seafishingpoole.co.uk | seafishingpoole@hotmail.com

Zoos & Aquariums

Oceanarium
Marvel at fascinating creatures from above and below the waves! Come face to face with sharks, sea turtles, stingrays, dwarf crocodiles, jellyfish, clownfish and the very cute otter family.
Pier Approach, West Beach Bournemouth, BH2 5AA (5 minute drive)
01202 311993 | www.oceanarium.co.uk

Marwell Zoo
Explore Marwell Zoo and get closer to the wonders of the natural world. 100s of animals, including giraffes, tigers & penguins. 140-acre park, train and 3 adventure playgrounds. Daily talks and animal feeds, as well as cafés and gifts.
Thompson’s Ln, Colden Common, Winchester SO21 1JY (50 minute drive)
01962 777407 | www.marwell.org.uk/zoo/

Museums

Russell-Cotes Art Gallery & Museum
Known as Bournemouth’s Victorian Treasure. Over 1,000 objects and works of art on display.
East Cliff Promenade, Bournemouth, BH1 3AA (5 minute drive)
01202 451858 | www.russellcotes.com

Bovington Tank Museum
The Kuwait Arena is the home of the external action-packed Tanks in Action displays with lifelike explosions, thundering engines and expert commentary.
Linsay Rd, Bovington BH20 6JG (45 minute drive)
01929 405096 | www.tankmuseum.org

Railways

Bournemouth Land Trains
These scenic land trains take you along the beach between Alum Chine, Bournemouth Pier and Boscombe Pier. There’s also a new route taking you to Boscombe Precinct and Boscombe Chine Gardens Bournemouth and Boscombe Pier (5 minute drive)
www.bournemouth.gov.uk

Theme Parks

Adventure Wonderland
Adventure Wonderland is a family theme park situated in the village of Hurn, near Bournemouth, United Kingdom. The park offers rides and attractions aimed at families with children up to the age of 12.
Merritown Ln, Hurn, Christchurch BH23 6BA (15 minute drive)
01202 483444 | www.bournemouth.gov.uk

Paultons Park
Home of Peppa Pig World is located in the village of Ower, near Romsey, in Hampshire, England. The theme park has 70 rides and attractions.
Paultons Park, Ower, Romsey SO51 6AL (35 minute drive)
www.paultonsbreaks.com

Farm Parks

Farmer Palmer’s Farm Park
Hands-on animal experiences for your children and plentiful play areas, all in a safe and welcoming environment.
Wareham Road, Organford, Poole, Dorset BH16 6EU (30 minute drive)
01202 622022 | www.farmerpalmers.co.uk | info@farmerpalmers.co.uk

Rock Climbing

RockReef
Complex featuring a rock-climbing wall, ropes course, zip line & cave-themed tunnels with ball pits.
Bournemouth Pier, Bournemouth BH2 5AA (5 minute drive)
01202 983983 | www.rockreef.co.uk

Paint-It-Yourself Pottery

All Fired Up
Airy, bright cafe to buy and paint ceramic mugs, plates and tiles, serving coffee and sandwiches.
35-37 Bourne Ave, Bournemouth BH2 6DT (10 minute drive)
01202 558030 | www.allfiredupceramics.co.uk/bournemouth.htm

Poole Pottery
For real Poole Pottery enthusiasts a visit to the Poole Pottery on the Quay shop and studio is a must. On the ground floor you can watch several skilled artists at work. Have a go at painting your own masterpiece in the Paint a Pot area. Choose from a wide selection of pieces including mugs and plates, money-boxes and animal figurines, from £6 per item. Your item is then glazed and fired in the Poole Pottery kilns and ready for collection in a few days.
The Quay, Poole BH15 1HJ (30 minute drive)
01202 668681 | www.poolepottery.co.uk

Water Parks

Splashdown
Splashdown is home to 13 thrilling indoor and outdoor flume rides and three under-5s splash zones.
Yarrow Rd, Poole BH12 4NY (25 minute drive)
01202 722917 | www.splashdownwaterparks.co.uk/poole/

Beaches

There are a number of great beaches nearby: –
Bournemouth, Boscombe, Branksome and Sandbanks

Useful Information

Bedrooms and Bathrooms
• Sleeps 27
• 9 bedrooms | 7 bathrooms (3 en-suite, 4 shared)
• Guests are permitted to bring a few of their own additional camp beds / blow-up mattresses, if needed

Bedrooms Sleeps Beds Features
Bedroom 1 6 King + 2 Bunks
Bedroom 2 4 King + Bunk
Bedroom 3 2 Twin En-suite
Bedroom 4 2 Twin En-suite
Bedroom 5 4 2 Bunks
Bedroom 6 3 Triple
Bedroom 7 4 King + Bunk En-suite
Bedroom 8 2 King
Bedroom 9 2 Twin

Cooking and Dining
• Private chef available
• Dining for 21-27
• Double oven and six gas rings
• Two microwaves
• 28 garden chairs, which can also be taken inside for extra seating

Where We Are
• Minutes from the sea and Boscombe Pier
• The nearest train station is Bournemouth (5 minutes)
• The nearest airport is Bournemouth (15 minutes)
• Taxis available
• Parking in front of the house for 6 cars and plenty of free parking along the road
• Bournemouth | Dorset | BH1 4DQ

Inside
• American Pool Room with full-size traditional pool table
• 50” widescreen TV in the lounge and digital TVs in every bedroom, all with Freeview
• Wi-Fi in every room
• DVD player with a range of DVDs and CDs
• Wide range of books
• iPod dock
• Variety of board games to suit party gatherings and young families
• Elegant gas fire in main lounge
• Selection of games and toys for children, as well as a fold-out play pen

Outside
• Secluded 1/4 acre garden perfect for gatherings

Activities
• Ice-fights, bar-walks and fancy dress are the order of the day at Bar(ME)
• Catch the match at the great Irish Shamrock Bar
• Head to Buffalo for live music and jamming sessions
• Chill out on the beach at Alum Chine
• Grab a coffee and watch the world go by at The Square
• Head to Parkstone for some golf
• Team up for paintballing at Camouflage and get free pizza

For Children
• Play mini golf at Boscombe Chine Gardens
• Get stuck into bouldering, surfing and more at the Coastal Activity Park
• Trek the trees and ride the zips at Altitude High Ropes Adventure
• See otters, penguins, sharks and turtles at the Oceanarium
• Walk the pier for amusements, games and rides

Cautionary Deposit
• £750 refundable deposit

House Restrictions
• No dogs
• Noise policy in place
• Stags and hens are welcome

Arrival and Departure
• Check in is 4pm
• Check out is 10am
• Early check in on a Friday from 1pm at no extra cost
• Late check out on a Sunday at 6pm at no extra cost

What’s Included
• Two Mamas & Papas wooden cots and two high chairs can be provided (linen not included)
• Dishwasher, washing machine and tumble dryer
• Linen and essentials (guests are advised to provide their own towels)

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