Located in Lyme Regis, Dorset
Waverley is a holiday cottage in Lyme Regis, Dorset, sleeping 4 and accepting pets set in the heart of this popular seaside resort.
Waverley is situated on the oldest lane of the town of Lyme Regis and is just a 5 minute walk from the sea and sandy beeches. The cottage is semi detached and close to the town centre which has a number of different cafes, restaurants and pubs for you to choose from. Enjoy views from the Cobb, made famous by the film The French Lieutenant’s Woman or go fossil hunting along the beach. Shops, pubs and restaurants 50 yards away.
The accommodation at Waverley comprises of a living room with wood burning stove, Freeview TV, CD player and DVD player. Dining room/kitchen equipped with gas cooker, microwave and washing machine. First floor: 2 bedrooms: 1 double, 1 twin. Bathroom with toilet.
Outside is a small enclosed garden, patio, furniture and your electric, bed linen and towels are 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 26 miles away
Bristol is 47 miles away
Bournemouth is 59 miles away