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Lyme Regis Undercliff

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Closes in 28 min: 12:00 AM - 11:59 PM
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We parked in the large car park on a hill just before you get into town, walked down 114 steps to... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Clivey57
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London, United Kingdom
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Lovely place to visit

Interesting promenade, nice clean beach and a great antiques centre along the front, some good old... read more

Reviewed March 15, 2019
Richard E
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Oxford, United Kingdom
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Seven Steps West Hill Road, Lyme Regis DT7 3LW, England
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We parked in the large car park on a hill just before you get into town, walked down 114 steps to the sea wall and walked toward the town, 7 minutes later we were in town, the beach is small but great for kids, there’s...More

Date of experience: March 2019
1  Thank Clivey57
Reviewed March 15, 2019

Interesting promenade, nice clean beach and a great antiques centre along the front, some good old pubs.

Date of experience: March 2019
1  Thank Richard E
Reviewed March 7, 2019

pleasant couple of hours along the beach and harbour, expensive parking nearby,wouldn't go in the summer months as it would be too busy.

Date of experience: March 2019
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Reviewed March 4, 2019

Lyme Regis Undercliff runs all the way around Lyme Bay. It is a lovely promenade with a variety of places to eat & drink.You will also find a few guest houses and properties to rent. On my most recent visit I did notice that there...More

Date of experience: March 2019
1  Thank places2seeplaces2go
Reviewed February 17, 2019

Have visited the town many times over the last 60 years and it is always a must if we are there to walk the Undercliff. Little has altered over the years although nI am sure the ownership of the shops has changed. We managed to...More

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank Bryan T
Reviewed December 18, 2018

The undercliffe is a strenuous walk from Lyme Regis to Seaton. It is not a gentle amble around Lyme Regis, don’t be fooled. We left our car at Seaton caught the bus to Lyme and walked back. It is a days walk. Take food and...More

Date of experience: September 2018
2  Thank Maureen K
Reviewed October 29, 2018 via mobile

Do not be fooled by the title this is neither undercliff nor a Coast Path walk! it is a strenuous 3 and a half hour hike through dense Forest rarely glimpsing anything of any value to any Coast Path Walker! it begins with a strenuous...More

Date of experience: October 2018
3  Thank M5093TEchrisd
Reviewed October 9, 2018 via mobile

We drove here from Abbotsbury, parked in a large car park at the top of the cliff and walked down a lot of steps, strolled into the town and along the front. Had an icecream, a drink in a nice little pub and would have...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed September 29, 2018 via mobile

Went to Lyme Regis from Portland bill. Lovely walk along the prom and hot chocolate in a cafe. Good beach for families. What a proper seaside should be.

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Wendy S
Reviewed September 25, 2018

We visited in mid-September and were walking from Seaton to Lyme Regis along the South Coast Way. The path takes you through the very interesting terrain of the Axmouth to Lyme Regis Undercliff area, this is mostly forested with many ups and downs and twists...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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susank455
April 29, 2018|
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Response from ajej2014 |
Cliff car park is at top of steps to beach, easy walk and low in price.
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susank455
March 23, 2018|
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Response from T6772XHandys | Reviewed this property |
Parking is P & D but we parked up the road a little for nothing. Cliffs right next to walks. Not sure about fossil hunting to be honest as didn't check it out sorry
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Phyll S
August 10, 2016|
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Response from MarkMahoney | Reviewed this property |
It would be if they enjoy walking. Path quite steep going up with scenic stream. Nice views on top here and their. The path as you enter the wooded area of undercliff can be tricky with uneven tree stumps.
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