Located in Lyme Regis, Dorset
Milton Cottage is a holiday cottage in Lyme Regis, Dorset, sleeping 4 and just a short walk to the restaurants, seafront promenade and sandy beaches
Milton Cottage is a character cottage set amongst similar old properties in the ever popular Lyme Regis. You are just a few minutes walk to the town centre, seafront promenade and the sandy beaches. Lyme Regis is full of independent shops, pubs, restaurants and cafes as well as beautiful public gardens with stunning sea views. Celebrity chef Mark Hix has his Oyster and Seafood restaurant in the town with the River Cottage Cafe about a 20 minute drive away. Lyme Regis has a very good museum, the famous cob, guided fossil walks, is on the South West Coast Path and just a short walk will take you to the National Trust's Golden Cap.
The accommodation at Milton Cottage comprises of an entrance hall leading to a cosy lounge with feature bay window, Freeview TV, DVD player and WiFi. The kitchen/diner has an oven and hob, microwave, fridge/freezer and washing machine. Up to the first floor where bedroom one is a double with views across Church Street. Bedroom two is a twin and the family bathroom has bath with shower over, basin and toilet.
Outside a stable door leads to a small, walled courtyard garden with a bistro table and chairs. The nearest public parking is 2 minutes walk away and a long stay car park not much further charged at £2 a day. 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 58 miles away