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'The Retreat' breaks+breakfast basket, Lyme Regis

Certificate of Excellence 2014
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    Brass Bed - overlooks gardens -  ensuite rainfall shower with underfloor heating.
    Brass Bed - overlooks gardens - ensuite rainfall shower with underfloor heating.
    Brass Bed - overlooks gardens -  ensuite rainfall shower with underfloor heating.
    Retreat Kitchen - built in microwave, dishwasher, washer drier, oven, hob etc
    Fully equipped with Dualit & Joseph Joseph utensils, large breakfast bar for dining.
    Open plan sitting area overlooking private garden. 32' TV/DVD and films provided.
    The Retreat patio table & chairs for al fresco breakfasts on the patio.
    Property description
    Lyme Regis
    Rental Home – 
    1 Bedroom, 1 Bathroom, Sleeps 2
    The Retreat for short breaks or longer includes a 'Breakfast Basket'- perfect for romantic short breaks and is exclusively for adults.

    Stylish, comfortable, airy, spacious, immaculately maintained, eco friendly, detached, fully equipped, private one bedroom cottage on level ground floor accommodation for adults with private garden, patio and ample parking.

    Ideal for uninterrupted privacy and peace, walking distance of Inn that serves food, shop and bus stop. 5 minutes drive to the coast at Lyme Regis, TVs River Cottage and superb Millers Farm shop nearby to stock up on fresh local produce and provisions.

    See on the map on this page how close we are to River Cottage HQ and the sea side town of Lyme Regis.

    The Retreat is a detached cottage all on one level with patio and...
  • Amenities & details
    • Central Heating
    • Dining Seats (2)
    • Dishwasher
    • Double Beds:(1)
    • Dryer
    • DVD Player
    • En Suite Rooms (1)
    • Freezer
    • Hairdryer
    • Iron
    • Kettle
    • Linens Provided
    • Living Room Seats (3)
    • Microwave
    • Outdoor Dining Area
    • Patio
    • Private Yard
    • Refrigerator
    • Secure Parking
    • Stove
    • Toaster
    • Towels Provided
    • TV
    • Washer
    • Wi-Fi
    • Wheelchair Access:
    • Elder Access:
    • Pets Allowed:
    • Smoking Allowed:
    • Suitable for Children:
    Listing #HL327924 by: Holiday Lettings
  • Rates

    Rates are calculated based on the latest information provided. Please contact the manager/owner to confirm actual rates for your requested dates.

      Begins Ends Min stay Weeknight Weekend night Per week
    July/Aug 2014 Jul 1, 2014 Aug 31, 2014 2 nights
    Sept-Dec 2014 Sep 1, 2014 Dec 18, 2014 2 nights
    Christmas/New Year Dec 19, 2014 Jan 4, 2015 2 nights
    January 2015 Jan 5, 2015 Jan 31, 2015 2 nights
    View all periods
    Please note: rates may have been converted from the original local currency to U.S. Dollars and are approximate rates that may change due to exchange rate fluctuation. Please contact the manager to confirm actual rates for your requested dates.
    Additional Rate and Availability Information

    Tariff includes 'Breakfast Basket' for every booking with enough for 2 days of
    Clipper refreshments, milk, local biscuits, loaf home made bread, butter, Preserves, Orange Juice and a dozen free range eggs.
    All linen provided with bed made - including towels and tea towels
    Useful starter pack of 2 loo rolls, dishwasher tabs, washing machine tabs, washing up liquid and cloths etc.

    Debit card no surcharge.
    Credit card 2.5% surcharge.
    Full T&Cs on home web site
    Or just phone us for a chat - Joy
  • Property location
    Things to Do
    Car advised
    How to get there
    Airport: Exeter: 21.7 mi
    Railway: Axminster: 3.1 mi
    Ferry: Weymouth: 34.2 mi
    Although a car is not necessary as we are just a short distance from both the Axminster Railway Station and local bus stop, it is recommended. Car's can be hired from Practical at Musbury (see our home web site for more information).

    The Retreat at Hedgehog Corner is easily located and full arrival information is sent on booking.

    Personal welcome on arrival with tips on what to see and where to eat and park from your Host, Joy, a multi award winning accommodation provider, a true local being a 4th generation farmer's daughter who is a font of knowledge on the local are

    Just 2.3 miles from Lyme Regis. Just over 1 mile from TVs River Cottage HQ.

    Under 3 hours drive from London.

    Hourly train service from London Waterloo to Axminster and then a 5 minute taxi ride or local bus to...
    Activities nearby
    Horse Riding Nearby, There Are Tennis Courts Nearby, Nearest Beach: 2.5 mi.
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English first
Leamington Spa, United Kingdom
Senior Contributor
24 reviews 24 reviews
5 hotel reviews
23 helpful votes 23 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago for a stay in June 2014

We were staying in the acorns apartment for 3 nights which was absolutely fabulous, the apartment was very large and had everything you could possibly think of needing. The hamper full of breakfast goodies was also a very nice touch and including some great tasting local apple juice and nicest homemade muesli I think I've ever tasted. The owner was... more

Management response:

Thank you for your review - so glad the breakfast basket was appreciated. The local apple juice is from Four Elms Fruit Farm at Newton Poppleford and they regularly win Gold in the Taste of the West producers Awards. I have since added some rather nice Frobisher Orange Juice instead of the supermarket stuff. Frobisher select and bottle in Exeter,... more

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carol P
Oxford, United Kingdom
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago for a stay in July 2014

Well equipped cottage with a great breakfast basket! A perfect base for attending either a course or meal at River Cottage HQ or having a picturesque walk into Lyme Regis. more

Management response:

Delighted you enjoyed your visit to The Retreat Cottage for Couples. Many thanks indeed for your comments. Joy more

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Laguna Niguel, California
4 reviews 4 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 18, 2014 for a stay in June 2014

Our third stay with Joy at "the Hedgehog". The retreat has every amenity imaginable for a self catering vacation and it comes with an ample supply of breakfast and snack foods including eggs, cereals, bread, milk, cookies etc. Recently modernised with what seems to be no expense spared, it is spacious and very comfortable - even a TV in the... more

Management response:

Thank you so much for coming back a 3rd time, and this time to The Retreat our new private one bedroomed cottage with breakfast basket set in the ground beside a copse and meadow. The weather has been glorious and I'm so glad you were back to visit your family at such a lovely time of year. Here's to the... more

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