Located in Lyme Regis, Dorset
Calleva is a holiday cottage in Lyme Regis, Dorset, sleeping 6 and pet friendly with great sea views just 15 minutes walk to the golden, sandy beach
Calleva is a modern home that takes full advantage of the fabulous sea views over Lyme Bay. Set 750 yards away from the golden, sandy beach, Calleva is an 'upside down' house located in a quiet residential area. Some bedrooms are on the ground floor so that the living accommodation can capitalise on those excellent sea views. Just a 15 minute walk down the hill takes you to the beach, shops, restaurants, pubs and cafes so once you arrive you can forget about the car entirely with a local bus able to take you back up the hill after. Calleva also accepts one well behaved small or medium sized pet so all the family can holiday together.
The accommodation at Calleva is accessed from a private driveway with steps leading to a first floor entrance and comprises of a hallway leading to an open plan lounge/diner with sea views, armchair, sofas, TV, DVD player, WiFi and iPod docking station as well as a dining table and chairs. The kitchen also has sea views and a breakfast table for two, gas hob and oven, microwave, fridge with freezer compartment and dishwasher. Bedroom one and two are arranged as doubles with a family bathroom with bath with shower over, toilet and hand basin rounding off the first floor. Stairs to the ground floor lead to bedroom three which is also arranged as a double with armchairs and en-suite shower room.
Outside is a patio garden complete with furniture and more of those sea views. There is garage parking for one car with off-road parking available for a second. Your fuel, power, bed linen and towels are all included in the price.
Lyme Regis, nicknamed 'The Pearl of Dorset' is the most westerly town in Dorset and lies on the World Heritage Jurassic Coast. The town is famed for its fossils which can be found on its beaches and cliffs. The famous harbour wall known as 'The Cobb' featued in the film and novel of The French Lieutenant's Woman by John Fowles as well as Jane Austen's Persuasion.Read more
Lyme Regis has quite a history and is mentioned in the Doomsday Book. These days, areas of interest include the Lyme Regis Marine Aquarium which displays local fish and marine life from the Jurassic Coast. The Town Mill dates back to 1340 and is fully restored to working order and still produces flour which can be purchased from its shop. Lyme Regis Museum houses a large collection of local memorabilia, historical items and exhibits explaining the local geological and palaeontological treasures. Set into the pavement, outside the museum, is an ornate example of Coade stone work, in the form of ammonites. The Dinosaurland Fossil Museum is also located in Lyme Regis in the former church where Mary Anning, famous fossil collector, dealer, and paleontologist was christened.
A huge choice of restaurants and places to eat awaits visitors to Lyme Regis. With food from all over the world, as well as restaurants serving locally sourced, seasonal produce, there really is something for everyone. There are restaurants, bars and bistros offering traditional English, Thai, Italian, Indian and Asian cuisine; seafood and tapas; and much more.Read less
Exeter is 26 miles away
Bristol is 47 miles away
Bournemouth is 58 miles away