Located in Lyme Regis, Dorset
Banff is a holiday apartment in Lyme Regis, Dorset, sleeping 4 and pet friendly in the heart of the town within walking distance of the sandy beach
Banff is a holiday apartment set in the heart of Lyme Regis and within easy walking distance of the shops, cafes, pubs, restaurants and the golden, sandy beach. Offering comfortable, well equipped accommodation to couples and families, Banff also accepts one well behaved small or medium sized dog. Lots of good walks in Lyme Regis with the South West Coast path passing through the town and great views if walking over the National Trust land at Golden Cap. The town offers much with a cinema, museums, theatre, guided walks for budding dinosaur hunters and many quality restaurants including Mark Hix's Oyster and Seafood restaurant.
The accommodation at Banff is on the first floor accessed via internal steps and comprises of an entrance hallway leading to an impressive open plan living space with sofa and comfortable seating, TV, DVD player, WiFi and a selection of books. The dining area has a circular table and seating for four by the large bay window and the kitchen is well equipped with electric hob and oven, microwave, fridge with ice-box and dishwasher. There are two bedrooms arranged as a double and a twin. The family bathroom has a bath with shower over, basin and toilet with a utility cupboard housing the washing machine.
Outside there is an off-road parking space for one car - please note that the access to the parking area is through a narrow archway from the main shopping street, approximately 1.9m wide at the narrowest point. Your fuel, power, bed linen and towels 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 26 miles away
Bristol is 47 miles away
Bournemouth is 59 miles away