Located in Bridport, Dorset
Woodpecker Cottage is a holiday cottage in Shipton Gorge, near Bridport, Dorset, sleeping 4 guests and accepting pets.
Woodpecker Cottage is located in Shipton Gorge close to Bridport in an Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty. You are just one and a half miles away from the stunning World Heritage Jurassic Coast but there are laso many countryside attractions that are worthy of your time, from picturesque chocolate box thatched cottages in Burton Bradstock to the HQ at River Cottage.
The accommodation at Woodpecker Cottage comprises of a living/dining room/kitchen with beams, Freeview TV, DVD player and small library and CD player. The kitchen comes equipped with electric cooker and microwave and there is a shared laundry room with washer/dryer. 2 bedrooms: 1 double with en-suite shower room and toilet, 1 twin. Bathroom with shower over bath and toilet.
Outside is a large shared garden and furniture and parking for 2 cars. A high chair can be provided and your bed linen and towels are included in the price.
Bridport is a market town on the Jurassic coast. The clay cliffs are abundant with fossils making the area popular with fossil hunters. Its most famous landmark is the view of the conical Colmers Hill with small clump of trees aligned with West Steet. Bridport has an arts centre, cinema, library and museum. The museum includes an extensive exhibition of the town's long history of rope-making and is open 10am - 5pm daily except Sunday from Easter until the end of October. Entry and access to all exhibitions is free. The Bridport Literary Festival has been running since 2005 and has played host to the industries biggest names. The Food Festival is held in late June at Asker Meadow and showcases locally produced foods for which the area is well known. The Food Festival week concludes with the Round Table Beer Festival. The town holds its annual carnival on the third Saturday in August.Read more
There are a large amounts of restaurants, pubs and cafes in and around Bridport catering for pretty much all tastes and budgets from traditional fish and chip dinner to breakfast at the Deli.Read less
Exeter is 37 miles away
Bristol is 46 miles away
Bournemouth is 47 miles away