Located in Lyme Regis, Dorset
Looking Glass Cottage is a holiday cottage in Lyme Regis, Dorset, sleeping 4 and in the perfect location for enjoying a traditional seaside holiday
Looking Glass Cottage is perfectly located for those that want to enjoy a traditional seaside holiday in the ever popular seaside town of Lyme Regis. This attractive semi-detached property is located in the heart of Lyme Regis with the seafront promenade, shops, restaurants, pubs and gardens are all just a stone's throw from the cottage. You can spend the days on the sandy beach or looking for fossils, visit the museum and dine in one of the many fine restaurants and pubs in the area.
The accommodation at Looking Glass Cottage comprises of an entrance hallway leading to the two bedrooms, arranged as a double and a twin. Stairs to a hallway leading to a family bathroom with bath with shower over, basin and toilet. The kitchen has a breakfast bar and comes with an electric double oven and hob, microwave, fridge, freezer dishwasher and washing machine. A hallway leads to an open plan living area with TV, DVD player. three seater sofa, chair, dining table and chairs.
The nearest public parking is 2 minutes walk away with weekly tickets available for £30. Plenty of other public parking available nearby - car park charges in Lyme Regis are from as little as £2.00 per day. 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 25 miles away
Bristol is 47 miles away
Bournemouth is 59 miles away