St Johns View

Located in Fortuneswell, Dorset Rating:

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Sleeps: 4

Bedrooms: 2

Bathrooms: 2

Pets: No

St Johns View is a holiday cottage in Fortuneswell, Dorset, sleeping 4 with large garden and close to the beach and local shops, restaurants and pubs

Prices and Booking

Prices from £449 per week

Change over day: Saturday

You can check availability and book this property by calling 01244 746188 or by using the button below:



St Johns View is a contemporary detached holiday home located in Fortuneswell, Portland. This unusual two storey house is perfect for families and those that love the outdoors. There is plenty to do in Portland. The walking is excellent with stunning coastal views on almost all routes. Continue a walk in Tout Quarry Sculpture Park and combine the outdoors with artworks dotted around the trails with new art being added all the time. There are 3 lighthouses on Portland with one now a bird observatory and nature centre and the active one having a visitor centre right at Portland Bill where you can also indulge in a great lunch or cream tea at the Lobster Pot. Plenty of water sports on offer with the National Sailing Academy on Portland harbour so try windsurfing, sailing, kite surfing, paddle boarding or diving. The fishing is also good with several spots around Portland holding record sized fish. Visit Portland Museum, relax on Church Ope beach, discover the pirate graves or take an evening stroll along Chesil Beach.

The accommodation at St Johns View is spread over two floors, the ground floor and lower ground floor and comprises of two bedrooms on the lower ground floor, a king size double with en suite shower, basin and toilet and a double bedroom. The bathroom has a bath with separate shower, basin and toilet. A cot and highchair can be provided upon request. Up to the ground floor where there is a cloakroom. The kitchen has a dining area with electric oven and hob, microwave, fridge, dishwasher and washing machine with a dining table and chairs for four. The sitting room has a wood burning stove and has TV and WiFi enabled throughout.

Outside there is a garden with lawn and patio areas complete with furniture. There is off road parking for two cars. Shop, pun and beach just 5 minutes away. Your fuel, power, bed linen and towels are all included in the price.


  • No pets are allowed at St Johns View
  • St Johns View has a large garden
  • St Johns View has a wood burning fore in the living room
  • Dishwasher available so you can enjoy more of your holiday
  • A cot and high chair can be provided
  • Pubs and restaurants are just a short walk from St Johns View
  • St Johns View is a no-smoking property
  • WiFi is enabled throughout St Johns View
  • St Johns View has a washing machine
  • A television, DVD player and CD player are available for you to use
  • Linen and towels included
  • Off road parking available for two cars

Area details


Fortuneswell covers quite a large area, really from the Heights Hotel at the top of the island with its amazing views along Chesil Beach to the bottom of the hill where it blends into Chiswell. As you descend from the Heights you will see a statue by artist and sculptor Joanna Szuwalska title "The Spirit of Portland". Fortuneswell has many shops and along High Street you will be able to find "Isle of Portland Statues" for sale, all hand made.

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Once again the walking from Fortuneswell is good but do remember you are on a slope so even if the walking is easy on the way down remember the walk back! Chesil Beach is easily accessable from Fortuneswell, but turning up the hill gives you many different options for some interesting walks to the top of the island.


There are several pubs, restaurants and takeaways all available within Fortuneswell so you should find something to suit both your taste and pocket and all within walking distance.

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Prices and Booking

Prices from £449 per week

Change over day: Saturday

You can check availability and book this property by calling 01244 746188 or by using the button below:



Nearest Airports

Bournemouth is 36 miles away

Exeter is 53 miles away

Bristol is 59 miles away

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