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Little Roost at Uplyme

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1 Bedroom , 1 Bathroom , Sleeps 2
Uplyme, Lyme Regis, Dorset, England
Luxury one double bed, self-catering cottage ideal for two. A romantic rural retreat only one mile from Lyme Regis town and the Jurassic coast. Walk to local pub 10 mins, 5 min drive to Lyme Regis town or leave the car behind and follow lovely riverside walk to the town and beach (20 minutes).
A refurbished stable block over two floors: original stone walls with oak beams and contemporary interior. Downstairs: kitchen / living room - fully equipped modern kitchen & dishwasher etc, table, large sofa, chairs, TV with DVDs and iPhone charger/radio. Gas CH.
Upstairs: double bedroom with luxury cotton sheets and towels (please bring your own beach towels). En suite bathroom with walk in waterfall shower.

If you're visiting River Cottage HQ at Musbury we are 10 mins drive away and 12 mins to River Cottage Canteen in Axmins...
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Listing #HL547831
About the Owner
Rosemary H
Languages spoken:English, French
Response Rate:100%
Response Time:Within a few hours
Listed Since:June 2013
Interaction with guests
Arrival time from 3pm onwards and check out by 11am day of departure. Collect your key from owner, Rose, next door at The Roost (far end of building). If owner is not able to be there she will arrange for you to collect key from safe place nearby. Please contact Rose to let her know your approx arrival time. Local information file can be found inside Little Roost along with lots of tourist leaflets. Rose knows the area well so feel free to ask any questions.
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The above really sums it up, however one should add that the welcoming goodies the owner provided were both generous & of good quality & indeed were most welcome. The "waterfall" shower was an added bonus. The booking process was very simple & straight forward...More

Date of stay: November 2018
Thank Connector511206
Daydream477173, VR Owner at Little Roost at Uplyme, responded to this reviewResponded 6 days ago

Good to hear that you enjoyed a comfortable winter break at Little Roost - and thanks very much for reviewing. All the best, R

Reviewed October 22, 2018 via mobile

Had a wonderful stay. Cottage so cozy and comfortable. Excellent location for walking. We will definitely be back.More

Date of stay: October 2018
Thank Global563533
Daydream477173, VR Owner at Little Roost at Uplyme, responded to this reviewResponded November 5, 2018

Good to hear that you enjoyed your autumn break at Little Roost. Trees have been very colourful this year and some wonderful sunset skies and full moons reflected across Lyme Bay. Thanks so much for reviewing and hope you'll get the chance to visit again...More

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Reviewed October 14, 2018

Little Roost is a lovely, compact, really comfortable cottage. Nicely located in a wonderful part of the UK with some fantastic scenic walks along the coast. The owner, Rosemary, gave us a lovely, warm welcome and it somewhere we would definitely love to stay again.More

Date of stay: October 2018
Thank Nick O
Daydream477173, VR Owner at Little Roost at Uplyme, responded to this reviewResponded October 23, 2018

Thanks so much for your positive review and great to know that you enjoyed your visit to Lyme Regis. The beautiful landscapes and friendly atmosphere in this area make it very special and I and hope you'll get the chance to come again. All the...More

  • Alarm Clock
  • Central Heating
  • Dining Seats (2)
  • Dishwasher
  • Double Beds:(1)
  • Dryer
  • DVD Player
  • Garage
  • Hairdryer
  • Internet Access
  • Iron
  • Kettle
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room Seats (2)
  • Microwave
  • Parking
  • Private Yard
  • Refrigerator
  • Shower Rooms (1)
  • Stereo System
  • Stove
  • Toaster
  • Towels Provided
  • TV
  • Washer
  • Wi-Fi
House rules
    Ask about kids
    Pets not allowed
    Smoking not allowed
    Check in: 3:00 PM
    Check out: 11:00 AM
We want you to enjoy your stay and have a great time. Please note that Little Roost is not suitable for house parties. There's one double bed so ideally suited for two or one...
    1 Shower
    1 Full
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  • Damage Deposit: $63 / stay - Deposit
Additional Rate and Availability Information
Looking for a longer, cosy winter retreat for two weeks or more ? Please email for special rates. Additional mattress/ bedding available for a guest friend or older child on request and we have a large sofa downstairs. All prices are subject to change according to season and availability. Please note: weekly bookings only in high season with Saturday arrival and departure (unless we have last minute booking availability as per calendar).
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About the neighborhood
Lyme Regis one of the UK's most beautiful seaside locations. The town offers many unique, independent gift shops and specialist food and drink retailers. There's a local theatre, town brewery, a wide variety of pubs and cafe-restaurants and excellent, fresh fish and chips. A thriving local music and arts community hosts numerous festivals and exhibitions throughout the year. Lyme Fossil museum is a magnet for all ages and local shops sell genuine fossils, gem stones and crystals. For guided tours of the fossil beaches see Lyme Tourist Office for details. Nearby Honiton and Bridport are famous for their antique shops and markets. All along the Jurassic coast are beautiful, uncommercialised beaches with stunning countryside nearby.
Getting around
Ideal spot for touring East Devon , Dorset and Somerset.
Exeter is 45 mins away, Honiton 30 mins, Bridport 20 mins

Trains from Axminster station (12 mins drive). Exeter - London SW Trains
Local buses in peak times to Weymouth, Dorchester, Bridport, West Bay

Or just take a relaxing walk into Lyme to enjoy all the lovely, local delights
Car advised
How to get there
Railway: Axminster : 5.0 mi
BY ROAD: Around two miles from the A35 main road - between Lyme Regis and Axminster. 3.5 hours drive from London. Private parking in carport.
Only 5 mins drive into Lyme Regis town and the beach, or 20 minute country walk via East Devon Way footpath. Buses into town and direction Bridport/West Bay /Dorchester every hour but unreliable outside peak times. Local taxis available - advise you book in advance to be sure - Terry's Taxi (Uplyme) or MCabs (Lyme Regis).
BY TRAIN: Under 3 hours from London Waterloo to Axminster train station (Exeter line) then 12 minute taxi ride or bus (peak hours only ) to Uplyme.
City of Exeter is a 45 minute drive.
Activities nearby
Fishing Nearby, There Is A Golf Course Within 30 Mins Drive, There Are Tennis Courts Nearby, Watersports Nearby, Nearest Beach: 1.2 mi.
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