Located in Lyme Regis, Dorset
Anchor is a holiday apartment in Lyme Regis, Dorset, sleeping 4 and pet friendly just a 5 minute walk to the shops, restaurants, cafes and sandy beach
Anchor is a recently upgraded ground floor apartment lying in a quiet residential street in Lyme Regis. Just a few minutes walk to the main shopping area, restaurants, cafes, tea rooms and sandy beach Anchor is well positioned to explore all that Lyme Regis has to offer. Langmoor gardens is nearby and from there you can explore the Cobb made famous in the film The French Lieutenant's Woman. If you want you can park up and leave the car there until it is time to go home as there is so much choice with Lyme Regis itself. From celebrity chef Mark Hix's Oyster and Seafood Restaurant, the town has The Philpot Museum described by Sir David Attenborough as "A delightful and remarkable museum, a gem", the Aquarium, The Town Mill, the Dinosaur Fossil Museum, boat tours of the area, a cinema, a theatre, fossil guided tours and walks aplenty as it sits on the South West Coast Path. Thankfully Anchor accepts one well behaved pet.
The accommodation at Anchor is all on the ground floor and comprises of a hallway leading to the lounge furnished with two sofas, TV, DVD player and WiFi. The kitchen has a separate dining area and is equipped with a gas hob and electric oven, microwave, washing machine and a selection of accessories and utensils. There are two bedrooms arranged as a double and a twin. There is a shower room with shower, basin and toilet.
Outside is a small, rear courtyard complete with table and chairs. To the front of the property is off-road parking for two cars. Your fuel and power are all 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 25 miles away
Bristol is 47 miles away
Bournemouth is 59 miles away