Located in West Bay, Dorset
The Beeches is a holiday cottage in Burton Bradstock, Dorset, sleeping 4 with an outdoor swimming pool with sea views and pub, shop and beach a 10 minute walk away
The Beeches is a detached cottage on the outskirts of the village of Burton Bradstock with sea views and an outdoor pool. Perfect for family seaside holidays it is also set in wonderful countryside with walks from your doorstep. The village is very well provisioned with the Three Horseshoes pub, the Anchor Inn and the Hive Beach Cafe with it's stunning sea views, a post office and village store and the cliff top Seaside Boarding House Restaurant. The beach itself, Hive Beach, is made up of very small shingle and coarse sand, which is lovely to walk along and hunt out a fossil. The beach will be familiar to anyone that watches Broadchurch as it has featured on several occasions. There is lots to explore close by including Bridport just over 2 miles away with its markets, the West Dorset Golf Club is just over 1 mile away, West Bay just 1 mile away, Lyme Regis with its sandy beach and famous Cobb 13 miles away with the county town of Dorchester and more sandy beaches at Weymouth 16 miles away.
The accommodation at The Beeches comprises of a sitting room with dining area with TV, DVD player, iPOd dock, WiFi and a selection of books. The kitchen is equipped with an electric oven and hob, microwave, fridge/freezer, dishwasher and washing machine. There is a conservatory with comfortable seating with doors out to the enclosed garden. The bathroom is on the ground floor and has a bath with shower over, basin and toilet. Upstairs there is a double bedroom, a twin bedroom and a bedroom with a cot with a highchair also available if needed.
Outside is an enclosed garden with seating area. During the summer months there is access to an outdoor swimming pool complete with sun loungers. There is off road gated parking outside the property for two cars. Your fuel, power, bed linen and towels are all included in the price.
With the stunning golden glow of the majestic sandstone cliffs and the shimmering radiance of Golden Cap, West Bay is the Golden Gateway to the Jurassic Coast. Formerly known as Bridport Harbour, West Bay lies just 2 miles away from Bridport and has a small harbour, 2 piers and 2 beaches one of which is part of Chesil Beach. West Bay was made famous as the location of a television series by the BBC called Harbour Lights, which aired in 1999 and 2000 and starred Nick Berry. At the top of the cliff lies the Bridport and West Dorset Golf Club with a full 18-hole course and 9-hole "pitch and putt" course in the summer season. There are lots of fishing trips available in the summer, including deep sea fishing. Boats can also be hired to row up the River Brit towards Bridport.Read more
There are a number of pubs, cafés, and restaurants in West Bay, the most notable of which is the Riverside Restaurant, which has been voted by The Observer as one of its top ten seafood restaurants.Read less
Exeter is 36 miles away
Bristol is 47 miles away
Bournemouth is 48 miles away