Agent's HousePoole, Dorset
- Guests 6
- Bedrooms 3
- Preferred changeover day Friday
- Minimum stay 3 nights
- Number of dogs welcome 0
- Acorn rating 4 What's this?
- Reference 003043
About Agent's HouseSitting on Brownsea Island, with stunning sea views and the chance to spot a red squirrel or two.
Agent’s House is situated in an incredible position on the unique Brownsea Island, just three metres from the water’s edge. With three bedrooms, a dining room and separate sitting room, it's perfect for families and friends looking for an island getaway. The cottage’s private garden overlooks the islands lagoon, a sanctuary to a vast number of birds, while the front of the house welcomes stunning sea views.
Leave your car behind and make the most of exploring the island on foot. Wander through woodland in search of red squirrels or take a lazy stroll along the beach.
Further afield, jump on a ferry and discover the delights of Sandbanks, one of the UK’s most exclusive addresses. The area has a wealth of fabulous cafes, bars and restaurants.
Why book with us?
- Unrivalled locations
- Free entry to our places
- Award-winning customer service
- Help us care for nature, beauty and history
Our Covid promise
- Postpone or refund with no admin fee
- Enhanced cleaning regime
- Discover more about our Covid promise
Features and facilities
- Cot & high chair available
- Microwave available
- Fridge available
- Freezer available
- Dishwasher available
- Washing machine available
- Tumble dryer not available
- Telephone not available
- Television available
- DVD available
- WiFi* not available
- Open fire / wood burner available
- Garden available
- BBQ not available
Not accessibleView accessibility guide (PDF 1152 KB)
Entrance hall, dining room, sitting room with open fire and kitchen.View Floor plan (PDF 714 KB)
Three bedrooms (double with 5' bed, double with 6' bed which can also be a twin on request, twin room)bathroom with bath and separate shower.
Notes for guests
Access: The island is accessible by ferry. A private National Trust ferry service runs from Sandbanks Jetty (BH13 7QJ) on a scheduled service for holiday guests, staff, volunteers and island residents only. We ask guests to arrive between 3.30pm and 4.30pm so that we can accommodate departing guests. If arriving later than 4.30pm please contact the Property Office on 01202 707744 (by 1.30pm on the day of your arrival) for advice on ferry times.
Passes for the private NT ferry service to and from Sandbanks are provided for guests on arrival for unlimited use during your stay.
If you would like a copy of the access statement for this cottage, please call the team on 0344 800 2070. For up to date photos, please see the images on the webpage.
Large groups: Agent’s House can be opened up on the ground floor to the adjoining Custom House to accommodate larger groups.
Heating: The cottage has electric central heating. There is a wood burner in the sitting room which will be laid for you on arrival with enough fuel to get you started.
Logs: Additional logs can be purchased in advance through the contact centre. Logs are available at £9 per bag and this includes kindling.
Parking: There is parking is available for two cars on the Sandbanks jetty. Details will be included in your holiday information documents.
Garden: There is an enclosed garden at the rear with a paved patio area and lawn.
Utilities: The washing machine is now located in the out house in the back garden.
Offers: Guests will benefit from a late Sunday checkout of 4pm at this cottage.
Free entry for cottage guests into the Dorset Wildlife Trust reserve on Brownsea Island.
Bicycles: We are sorry, but no bicycles are allowed on the island.
Please note: For all enquires relating to your stay including inventories, bedding and other provisions, please contact the Holidays team.
The private NT ferry service does not run on 25 & 26 December or 1 January.
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