Located in West Bay, Dorset
River Cottage is a holiday cottage in Burton Bradstock, Dorset, sleeping 4 and pet friendly this thatched cottage has the beach, shop and pubs within walking distance
River Cottage is located in Burton Bradstock and is thatched 3 bedroom cottage in a very peaceful setting. With an enclosed rear garden and great walks both coastal and countryside River Cottage accepts up to two well behaved dogs so everyone can holiday together. The village is very well provisioned with the Three Horseshoes pub, the Anchor Inn and the Hive Beach Cafe with it's stunning sea views, a post office and village store and the cliff top Seaside Boarding House Restaurant. The beach itself, Hive Beach, is made up of very small shingle and coarse sand, which is lovely to walk along and hunt out a fossil. The beach will be familiar to anyone that watches Broadchurch as it has featured on several occasions. There is lots to explore close by including Bridport just over 2 miles away with its markets, the West Dorset Golf Club is just over 1 mile away, Lyme Regis with its sandy beach and famous Cobb 13 miles away with the county town of Dorchester and more sandy beaches at Weymouth 16 miles away.
The accommodation at River Cottage comprises of a sitting room with Freeview TV, DVD player and WiFi enabled throughout. The dining room has table and chairs for six with the kitchen equipped with an electric oven and gas hob, microwave, fridge/freezer, dishwasher and washer/dryer. There are three bedrooms arranged as two double bedrooms and a single. The bathroom has a bath with shower over, basin and toilet. A cot can be provided upon request.
Outside is an enclosed mature garden complete with furniture. There is off road parking for two cars. Your fuel, power, bed linen and towels are all included in the price.
With the stunning golden glow of the majestic sandstone cliffs and the shimmering radiance of Golden Cap, West Bay is the Golden Gateway to the Jurassic Coast. Formerly known as Bridport Harbour, West Bay lies just 2 miles away from Bridport and has a small harbour, 2 piers and 2 beaches one of which is part of Chesil Beach. West Bay was made famous as the location of a television series by the BBC called Harbour Lights, which aired in 1999 and 2000 and starred Nick Berry. At the top of the cliff lies the Bridport and West Dorset Golf Club with a full 18-hole course and 9-hole "pitch and putt" course in the summer season. There are lots of fishing trips available in the summer, including deep sea fishing. Boats can also be hired to row up the River Brit towards Bridport.Read more
There are a number of pubs, cafés, and restaurants in West Bay, the most notable of which is the Riverside Restaurant, which has been voted by The Observer as one of its top ten seafood restaurants.Read less
Exeter is 37 miles away
Bristol is 47 miles away
Bournemouth is 48 miles away