Beach view guest house Access statement

 

Introduction

We aim to cater for the needs of all our visitors in our home based 7 bedroom guest accommodation. The following statement is a summary of our provision. If you have any specific questions please feel free to call us and we will endeavour to help.

 

Pre-Arrival

  • We are located at the south end of the Esplanade, opposite the Pavillion Theatre [Follow the signs for the ferry terminal until you see the theatre]
  • The nearest shops and restaurants are approximately 5 minutes away.
  • The nearest coach stop is outside the pavilion theatre a few minutes’ walk away.
  • The nearest railway station is Weymouth, and is approximately 1Km away. Taxis are usually available at the station.
  • We regret we do not have the facilities to prepare documents in braille.
  • Our website www.beachviewguesthouse.com provides pictures of our accommodation and further information about the services we provide.
  • You can contact us by telephone or email. Please use the “Contact Information” section of this document for full details.

Arrival and Car Parking

  • Please advise us of your anticipated arrival time so that we can be sure we are here to welcome you.
  • To ensure your accommodation is ready we ask that guests do not normally arrive before 2.00pm. Earlier arrival may however be possible by arrangement.
  • Parking is on the street with one of our limited number of parking permits, with concessionary tickets for the pavilion car park, 3 minutes’ walk away.

Main Entrance

  • There are 5 steps of 9 inches leading up to the front door from the public footpath, with a hand rail on both sides, leading to a small lobby.
  • The inner front door should always be closed for security.

Guest Accommodation-Public Areas

  • The hallway leads into the guest lounge/dining area, and to the stairs leading up to the bedrooms.
  • There are 9 stairs to a small landing and a further 7 stairs to the first floor landing, there is a handrail on one side of these stairs.  The stairs are carpeted.
  • There is a toilet on the small landing that can be made available to guests.
  • We have three guest bedrooms on the first floor two on the second and two on the third.
  • The building is centrally heated throughout but temperatures can be adjusted in each room to suit individual requirements.

Lounge and Dining Room

  • Guests are welcome to use the lounge at any time.
  • The lounge has two sofas, straight back chairs can be moved into there from the dining room but space is limited.
  • The lounge is carpeted
  • A selection of local information, maps etc. are a available in the lounge.
  • Breakfast is served in the dining room between 8.30 and 9.00am.

Bedrooms

  • All bedrooms are carpeted.
  • There are en-suite facilities in all double rooms consisting of a shower, wc and washbasin.
  • Tea and coffee facilities are provided.
  • We can also provide hair dryer.
  • Our beds are made with duvets all pillows are synthetic.
  • There is a wardrobe, dressing table and bedside cabinets in all double and family rooms.
  • There is a folder in each bedroom, which contains further information about our establishment and details of emergency contacts including doctors and hospitals.

Bedrooms 1 [1stfloor]

  • Bedroom 1 is the first left at the top of the stairs [overlooking the harbour]
  • This room has a 4ft 6in double bed with access on both sides.

Bedroom 2 [first floor]

  • Bedroom 2 is second left at the top of the stairs.[overlooking the sea]
  • This room has a 4ft 6in double bed with access on both sides.

Bedroom 3 [first floor]

  • Bedroom 3 is straight at the top of the stairs.[overlooking the sea]
  • This room has a 3ft bed with access on one side.
  • To the right there are 9 stairs to a small landing and a further 8 stairs to the second floor, there is a hand rail on one side of these stairs.  The stairs are carpeted.

Bedroom 4 [second floor]

  • Bedroom 4 is the first left at the top of the stairs.[overlooking the harbour]
  • This room has a 4ft 6in bed with access on both sides.

Bedroom 5 [second floor]

  •  A fire door leads you into bedroom 5 [overlooking the sea]
  • This room has a 4ft 6in bed with access on both sides.
  • The bathroom is next door to this room.
  • To the right there are 8 stairs to a small landing and a further 6 stairs to the third floor these stairs are carpeted.

Bedroom 6 [third floor]

  • Bedroom 6 is the first left at the top of the stairs.
  • This room has a 4ft 6in bed with access on both sides.

Bedroom7 [third floor]

  • Bedroom 7 is second left at the top of the stairs.
  • This room has a 4ft 6in with access at both sides and a 3ft bed with access on one side

Additional Information

  • There are fire extinguishers in the entrance hall and on the landing of each floor.
  • In the event of a fire, the alarm will sound. Please advise us if you have a hearing impairment and might not hear this.
  • The building will be evacuated via the front door at the bottom of the guest stairs.

Contact Information

If you require further details or have any comments about the services we provide do not hesitate to contact us.