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    Sanctuary Bookshop and Booklover's B&B

    65 Broad Street | The Sanctuary Bookshop, Lyme Regis DT7 3QF, England
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      2 adults
      • 2 adults
        0 children
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          Traveller (32)
          Room & Suite (12)
          Dining (4)
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          Overview
          • Excellent77%
          • Very good19%
          • Average4%
          • Poor0%
          • Terrible0%
          Travellers talk about
          “book lovers” (17 reviews)
          “love books” (4 reviews)
          “sitting room” (6 reviews)
          Free Wifi
          Beachfront
          Non-Smoking Rooms
          Kitchenette
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          335 reviews
          #1 of 1 hotels in Rousdon
           
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          1 - 5 of 66 reviews

          Reviewed 1 week ago

          We booked this without seeing too much about it other than it being located above a book shop, it was a very lucky risk taken! We were welcomed and shown to our rooms with great care and detail, the room itself was comfortable and with...More

          Thank Lechaise
          Reviewed 7 April 2017

          Just spent 1 night at Booklovers B&B. Had a wonderful stay, such a quirky place. Mariko the host is lovely,can highly recommend her breakfast. Fantastic views of the sea. The room isn't en suite, we had our own bathroom (bath robes supplied), this isn't a...More

          Thank DevonDumpling049
          Reviewed 6 November 2016

          We have just spent two nights at this amazing place. Mariko the host is lovely and cooks a fantastic breakfast. Mariko made us feel welcome the minute we arrived. The BB is above the family secondhand bookshop. All the rooms in the BB have wall...More

          1  Thank sandra632012
          Reviewed 12 September 2016 via mobile

          If you love books this is a great quirky b and b. The stairs are steep though so not ideal for everyone. We had the front room which has a sea view but is slightly noisy in the evening. Totally worth it to be able...More

          1  Thank nickyha
          Reviewed 9 September 2016

          This quint essential book store at Lyme Regis doubles as a B&B. Pretty much right on the seafront this is a real jewel in the crown. I was visiting the Boat Building Academy and they suggested I call Mariko & Bob. I had the room...More

          1  Thank nonstop_paul
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          About
          Amenities
          • Top amenities
          • Beachfront
          • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
          Details
          • Price range
          • US$51 - US$61 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
          • Room types
          • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
          • Kitchenette
          • Number of rooms
          • 2
          • Location
          • United Kingdom >
          • England >
          • Dorset >
          • Lyme Regis
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          Traveller (32)
          Room & Suite (12)
          Dining (4)
          Pool & Beach (1)
          Hotel & Grounds (10)
          Bathroom (4)
          Business Centre & Event Rooms (1)
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          "Room at the front has a sea view, room at the back is quieter, choose!"
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          "It only has 2 rooms, the front room has a sea view"
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          "Obviously the room seaside has a nice view."
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          "The sea view front room has the bathroom down a short flight of stairs. The back bedroom is quiet and the..."
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