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Little Roost at Uplyme near Lyme Regis

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Self-contained accommodation.  Private car port, roof terrace (left).  WIFI and NETFLIX TV
Well equipped kitchen / living room with everything you need for self-catering
1 of 48Self-contained accommodation. Private car port, roof terrace (left). WIFI and NETFLIX TV
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1 bedroom
1 bathroom
2 guests
2 nights minimum
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A romantic rural retreat one mile from Lyme Regis town and the Jurassic coast. King size double bed, luxury self-catering cottage ideal for two. Private parking (carport 2m height, 4.5m long) and roof terrace garden. Full WIFI and NETFLIX. 5 min drive to Lyme Regis town or leave the car behind and relax ! take the riverside walk to the town and beach (20-25 minutes). 10 mins Walk to local Talbot Arms pub and village shop/ post office. If you're visiting River Cottage HQ at Musbury we are 10 mins drive away and 12 mins to River Cottage Canteen in Axminster town. Little Roost is a refurbished stable block over two floors with original stone walls, contemporary interior and oak beams. Downstairs: open plan kitchen / living room - TV, DVD player. Well equipped kitchen & dishwasher, m...A romantic rural retreat one mile from Lyme Regis town and the Jurassic coast. King size double bed, luxury self-catering cottage ideal for two. Private parking (carport 2m height, 4.5m long) and roof terrace garden. Full WIFI and NETFLIX. 5 min drive to Lyme Regis town or leave the car behind and relax ! take the riverside walk to the town and beach (20-25 minutes). 10 mins Walk to local Talbot Arms pub and village shop/ post office. If you're visiting River Cottage HQ at Musbury we are 10 mins drive away and 12 mins to River Cottage Canteen in Axminster town. Little Roost is a refurbished stable block over two floors with original stone walls, contemporary interior and oak beams. Downstairs: open plan kitchen / living room - TV, DVD player. Well equipped kitchen & dishwasher, microwave etc. Dining table, large sofa, chairs. Radio / CD player. Gas CH. Upstairs: double bedroom with quality cotton sheets and towels (please bring your own beach towels). En suite bathroom with walk in waterfall shower. Short breaks autumn/winter/spring/. In summer WEEKLY stays only with SATURDAY change overs - unless last minute availability. Little Roost lies at one end of historic, former coaching house, The Roost, situated on a country road by the River Lym Pathway walk to Lyme Regis. Great any time of year for a relaxing break or cosy, autumn/winter escape offering best of both country and coastal walks with stunning local scenery. Set in an Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty, Little Roost is on the East Devon / Dorset border. Walk to the village shop and Talbot Arms pub via ancient woodland footpath full of bluebells and wild garlic in spring. Just outside The Roost you can find the River Lim footpath, a 25 minute riverside country walk down to the town and the beach with numerous friendly cafes, gourmet restaurants and the famous Cobb. A paradise for walkers, country and nature lovers: easy access to local country trails and coastal walks. ON ARRIVAL Welcome starter provisions: Six fresh farm eggs, local baked bread, tea, coffee, milk, Dorset biscuits, local apple juice and fresh flowers. BT super fast broadband - see inside file on table for WIFI key. Private parking in car port adjoining cottage. Nearest train station Axminster (Exeter - London Waterloo SW trains). Taxi (12 mins) or bus from Axminster station. Local cabs: Causley Cabs, M Cabs, Terry's Taxi and Go Eco Cabs .More
House Rules
Pets Allowed: No
Smoking Allowed: No
Kid Friendly: Ask
We want you to enjoy your stay and have a great time. Please note that Little Roost is not suitable for house parties. There's one double bed so ideally suited for two or one person. Additional cost £10 per night for extra mattress e.g. older child, by prior arrangement only (please email to check). Babes in arms welcome - bring your own travel cot & bedding. Sorry, NO DOGS we have cat and chickens roaming next door. We ask everyone to keep everything clean & tidy on departure. Thank you
Bathrooms
1 Shower
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About the Owner
Rosemary H
Languages spoken:English, French
Response Rate:100%
Response Time:Within a few hours
Listed Since:June 2013
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Reviewed 19 August 2020

We stayed here from 8th August for a week. We had the most amazing time, the place is so well situated and defiantly would look at staying again in the future a true little gem of a place. Within walking distance if lyme regis town...More

Date of stay: August 2020
Thank pickle24
Reviewed 7 March 2020

Just got back from a short break at the Little Roost, beautiful location, lovely and quiet, clean and tidy with everything you might need. Fantastic rain shower and comfy bed. Five mins from the local pub and about a 25 min amble down the bridle...More

Date of stay: March 2020
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Reviewed 14 November 2019

We had a warm welcome from Rosemary, with fresh flowers,bread, milk, eggs, biscuits, apple juice and fudge to enjoy. Little Roost is very close to the footpath which leads into woods one way and an easy 15 minute walk on the flat into Lyme Regis...More

Date of stay: November 2019
Thank Carol C
Reviewed 23 September 2019 via mobile

We had a lovely weeks break at Little Roost in mid September. The weather was amazing. Rosemary, the owner made us welcome from the moment we arrived and was kind enough to leave us an essentials food package. We had everything we needed at the...More

Date of stay: September 2019
Thank suttonrunner29
Reviewed 29 August 2019 via mobile

Fantastic cottage in beautiful surroundings. The river walk to Lyme Regis is stunning. The welcome pack was a great touch. We would definitely recommend this cottage to anyone. We would definitely stay here again if we staying in the area again.

Date of stay: August 2019
Thank jackie e
Daydream477173, VR Owner at Little Roost at Uplyme near Lyme Regis, responded to this reviewResponded 8 September 2019

Glad to hear you enjoyed the riverside walk into Lyme and the beautiful natural landscape in this area. Good for the soul! Thanks so much for your reviewing and hope you'll have the chance to return some day.

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Reviewed 18 August 2019

Little Roost is a gem, it is compact but has everything you need. Right on it's doorstep Is the charming river walk down into Lyme Regis. The Wednesday carvery at the Talbot Arms is not to be missed, thoroughly recommend it.More

Date of stay: August 2019
Thank FarAway25953004386
Daydream477173, VR Owner at Little Roost at Uplyme near Lyme Regis, responded to this reviewResponded 25 August 2019

Great to hear you enjoyed the riverside walk into Lyme - the pathway has been recently refurbished to lovely, natural effect. Uplyme's Talbot Arms pub is very popular - good beer as well! Thanks so much for reviewing and hope you'll get the chance to...More

Reviewed 15 July 2019 via mobile

Romantic cottage, good walks from door, lovely stay. Can walk to Lyme or 5 mins car drive. Nice tearoom black dog and weds carvery at Talbot Arms

Date of stay: June 2019
Thank chrisandcats
Daydream477173, VR Owner at Little Roost at Uplyme near Lyme Regis, responded to this reviewResponded 25 August 2019

Thanks so much for reviewing. I'll tell Steve and Wendy the pub landlords that you recommended. You're always welcome to return to Little Roost in the future.

Reviewed 1 July 2019

We had great week, the "Little Roost" is excellent! Rosemary & Duncan were very welcoming and it was good see the place again as I had stayed at The Roost on a family holiday when it was a B&B (back in the 70's). We highly...More

Date of stay: June 2019
Thank Trip39331442438
Daydream477173, VR Owner at Little Roost at Uplyme near Lyme Regis, responded to this reviewResponded 1 July 2019

A pleasure to welcome you back to The Roost and Little Roost and great to to know that you enjoyed your stay. Hope you'll get the opportunity to come again. Thanks so much for reviewing.

Reviewed 21 May 2019

Uplyme is the perfect location and Little Roost was the perfect place to stay. The cottage is small, but has everything that two people could need, plus a sun terrace where you can eat, drink and chat to the chickens on the other side of...More

Date of stay: May 2019
Thank GoonerHarpenden
Daydream477173, VR Owner at Little Roost at Uplyme near Lyme Regis, responded to this reviewResponded 31 May 2019

Good to know you enjoyed your stay and made friends with the chickens! Thanks for reviewing and hope you'll have an opportunity to return some day. best wishes, R

Reviewed 29 March 2019 via mobile

Had a lovely few days in UpLyme at Little Roost. Had everything you could need, cosy clean, and comfortable. Beautiful walk to Lyme Regis from the doorstep, and easy to reach the Jurassic coast beaches and River Cottage nearby. Thanks to our welcoming host Rosemary.

Date of stay: March 2019
Thank JJAAC
Amenities
Pets Allowed: No
Smoking Allowed: No
Kid Friendly: Ask
DVD Player
Alarm Clock
Balcony
Central Heating
Dishwasher
Dryer
Refrigerator
Garage
Hairdryer
Internet Access
Iron
Kettle
Linens Provided
Microwave
Parking
Private Garden
Stereo System
Cooker
Terrace
Toaster
Towels Provided
TV
Washer
Wi-Fi
Fishing Nearby
Golf Course Is On Site Or Within 15 Mins Walk
There Are Tennis Courts Nearby
Watersports Nearby
Beach Or Lakeside Relaxation
City Getaway
Hiking Trips
Rural/Countryside Retreats
Short Term Rentals (4 Days Or Fewer)
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About the neighbourhood
Lyme Regis one of the UK's most beautiful seaside locations. The town offers many unique, independent gift shops and specialist food and drink retailers. There's a local theatre, town brewery, a wide variety of pubs and cafe-restaurants and excellent, fresh fish and chips. A thriving local music and arts community hosts numerous festivals and exhibitions throughout the year. Lyme Fossil museum is a magnet for all ages and local shops sells genuine fossils, gem stones and crystals. Guided tours of the fossil beaches - see Lyme Tourist Office for details. Nearby Honiton and Bridport are famous for their antique shops and markets. All along the Jurassic coast are beautiful, unspoilt beaches with stunning countryside nearby.
Getting around
Ideal spot for touring Dorset, East Devon and Somerset. Exeter is 45 mins away, Honiton 30 mins, Bridport 20 mins, Sidmouth 30 mins Trains from Axminster station (12 mins drive). Exeter - London SW Trains Local buses in peak times to Weymouth, Dorchester, Bridport, West Bay Or take a relaxing walk into Lyme to enjoy all the lovely, local delights
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Frequently Asked Questions about Little Roost at Uplyme near Lyme Regis

Little Roost at Uplyme near Lyme Regis is able to accommodate up to 2 guests. See all property details.

Little Roost at Uplyme near Lyme Regis has one bathroom available. See all property details.

Little Roost at Uplyme near Lyme Regis has one bedroom available. See all property details.

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