Located in Lyme Regis, Dorset
Whytings is a holiday cottage in Uplyme near Lyme Regis, Dorset, sleeping 20 and accepting pets close to River Cottage HQ
Whytings is located in the village of Uplyme just under 3 miles away from Lyme Regis. This spacious barn conversion sits on an elevated position overlooking an Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty. Close by is River Cottage HQ for a dining experience or perhaps a day at the cookery school. Or just relax and unwind on the sands at Lyme Regis and enjoy its many cafes and restaurants.
The accommodation at Whytings comprises of a large, beamed sitting room with Freeview TV, CD/radio and books. There are two small interconnecting kitchens equipped with 2 electric ovens and hobs, 2 microwaves, 2 fridge/freezers, washer/dryer and dishwasher. There is a dining room with a very large dining table. A ground floor family room has a double and a single bed and there is a ground floor shower room as well as a cloakroom. Upstairs there are 3 double en-suite bedrooms, a twin en-suite, a family room with double and single bed, an adult bunk room with en-suite shower, another family room with double and single bed leading to a twin room with shared use of an en-suite shower room. A travel cot and highchair can be provided upon request.
Outside there is a lawned garden complete with furniture and a shared 1 acre paddock. There is ample off road parking and two well behaved dogs are welcome. All fuel, power, 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 23 miles away
Bristol is 47 miles away
Bournemouth is 61 miles away