Located in Lyme Regis, Dorset
Stable Cottage is a holiday cottage in Lyme Regis, Dorset, sleeping 5 with all accommodationon the ground floor in a wonderful courtyard setting
Stable Cottage is a thatched cottage set in an attractive walled courtyard with all accommodation on the ground floor. Located about 1 mile from the centre of Lyme Regis you benefit from lovely countryside views while a gentle downhill walk will take you to the heart of the town with 15 to 20 minutes. There is lots to see and do in Lyme Regis including guided fossil walks, a dinosaur museum, a fossil museum, walks along the South West Coast Path, walks to the National Trust's Golden Cap to take in the views and of course mucking around on the sandy beach which consistently gets awarded a blue flag for water quality and environmental management. Or take to your car and discover some amazing West Dorset countryside, visit West Bay the setting for Broadchurch or nip across the border into Devon and continue to explore the World Heritage Jurassic Coast.
The accommodation at Stable Cottage comprises of a lounge with 2 seater sofa, 2 armchairs, flat screen TV with WiFi enabled throughout. The kitchen has an oven with ceramic hob, microwave and dishwasher while a shared utility area has a washing machine, tumble dryer and drying facilities. Steps down lead to a conservatory with dining table for 5, 2 seater sofa and French doors leading to the garden. There are 2 bedrooms, a double with additional day bed to sleep 3 and a twin bedroom. The family bathroom has a bath with shower over, basin and toilet. A highchair and travel cot can be provided upon request.
Outside you have a private patio area complete with table and chairs as well as a shared lawned garden. There is off road parking for one car with additional parking available on the roadside. 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