The Old Stable
About the home
This period cottage is in the heart of Bridport which has a rich industrial heritage of net and ropemaking and only 1.5 miles from the beach at West Bay.
It is furnished to an attractive and comfortable standard and is light, bright and full of character. It is ideal to use as a base for a walking or beach holiday as there are many places of interest along the famous "Jurassic coast" and Chesil Beach. Explore the beautiful dorset countryside, numerous local beaches and enjoy the good locally produced food.
Fishing and sailing trips are available from West Bay harbour and there are exhibitions and events at Bridport's art centre with many festivals and outdoor events during the summer as well as Bridport's twice weekly market.
Local places of interest: Local pottery at Symondsbury, The Swannery at Abbotsbury and the donkey sanctuary at Sidmouth not forgetting The Cob at Lyme Regis (film location of the French Lieutenants Woman).
This is Thomas Hardy country with many associated places of interest in and around Dorchester.
|Size:||Sleeps up to 2, 1 bedroom|
|Nearest beach:||West Bay, 2.4km|
|Will consider:||Short breaks|
|Access:||Car not necessary|
Nearest amenities: 180m
|Family friendly?||Not suitable for children|
Unsuitable for people with restricted mobility
|Notes:||May take pets - please enquire|
No smoking at this property
|General:||Central heating, TV, CD player|
|Standard:||Kettle, Toaster, Iron, Hair dryer|
|Utilities:||Clothes dryer, Cooker, Microwave, Fridge, Freezer, Washing machine|
|Rooms:||1 Bedroom, 1 en suite|
|Furniture:||Double beds (1), Dining seating for 4, Lounge seating for 2|
|Other:||Linen and towels provided|
Further details indoors:
Stable door to fully equipped kitchen-diner. Spiral staircase leading to first floor bedroom/sittingroom. Double aspect room with door to spacious bathroom with bath and shower over, w/c and washbasin.
Further details outdoors:
This cottage has no outside space due to its central town location. Town car parks are a short walk from the property and very reasonable holiday permits are available from the local tourist information office, details can be provided on request. Close by in Buckydoo Square there are cafe and cake shops where you can sit outside and enjoy the surroundings.
Infants under 6 months and small dogs maybe considered
All breakages and damage must be paid for.
Generally bookings must be paid in full by 4 weeks before the booking commences.
The West Country / Dorset region
.West Dorset has beautiful countryside with picturesque villages and market towns providing good local produce. The pace of life here is very gentle and allows for time to relax and enjoy pleasant company in interesting surroundings. Walking up Golden Cap is a favourite for the energetic or just perusing the many local markets is less demanding. Self catering can be a joy where there are so many farmers markets and local providers of good food.
Being on the Jurassic Coast provides a wealth of fossil finds with museaums at Lyme Regis and Charmouth.
The Bridport area
.Bridport has many useful shops and supermarkets as well as three butchers and three bakers shops. There are also greengrocers and a useful weekly market which also sells produce as well as Bric a brac and domestic items. Every second Saturday in the month there is a farmers market at the Arts Centre.
There are many pubs and restaurants which provide good food within a short walk of the heart of Bridport.
How to get there
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Nearest Airport: EXETER - 30 miles
Nearest Port: WEYMOUTH - 18 miles
By road: You can get to Bridport from the east and west along the A35. From the north you can use the M5. Further direction can be provided.
Activities near Bridport
Golf less than 15 mins walk
Beach or lakeside relaxation
29 Oct 2012
We just loved this wonderful cottage, the location is fantastic, it is so central to all the shops, but tucked well away from traffic and noise. We had the best nights sleep possible, the bed is so... more
25 Sep 2012
Booked late for my partners birthday, took our little dog for walks on beach. Excellent location, so easy to just go into town in evening. The cottage is very small downstairs and because of the... more
06 Aug 2012
We stayed at The Old Stable for a short break to escape the children and celebrate our Wedding anniversary. Initially the website stated that only week long bookings were available but an e-mail... more
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|Prices for group size 2|
|Period||From||To||Weekly||Nightly rate|| Minimum |
|1 Feb 13||22 Mar 13||£ 220||£ 65||£ 65||2 Nights|
|22 Mar 13||29 Mar 13||£ 280||£ 85||£ 85||2 Nights|
|29 Mar 13||5 Apr 13||£ 280||£ 85||£ 85||2 Nights|
|5 Apr 13||12 Apr 13||£ 250||£ 75||£ 75||2 Nights|
|12 Apr 13||19 Apr 13||£ 250||£ 75||£ 75||2 Nights|
|19 Apr 13||26 Apr 13||£ 250||£ 75||£ 75||2 Nights|
|26 Apr 13||3 May 13||£ 265||£ 80||£ 80||2 Nights|
|3 May 13||10 May 13||£ 300||£ 90||£ 90||2 Nights|
|10 May 13||17 May 13||£ 280||£ 85||£ 85||2 Nights|
|17 May 13||24 May 13||£ 280||£ 85||£ 85||2 Nights|
|24 May 13||31 May 13||£ 340||£ 100||£ 100||2 Nights|
|31 May 13||7 Jun 13||£ 300||£ 90||£ 90||2 Nights|
|7 Jun 13||14 Jun 13||£ 300||£ 90||£ 90||2 Nights|
|14 Jun 13||21 Jun 13||£ 320||£ 100||£ 100||2 Nights|
|21 Jun 13||28 Jun 13||£ 330||£ 100||£ 100||2 Nights|
|28 Jun 13||5 Jul 13||£ 330||£ 100||£ 100||2 Nights|
|5 Jul 13||12 Jul 13||£ 350||£ 105||£ 105||2 Nights|
|12 Jul 13||19 Jul 13||£ 400||£ 120||£ 120||2 Nights|
|19 Jul 13||26 Jul 13||£ 410||£ 120||£ 120||2 Nights|
|26 Jul 13||2 Aug 13||£ 460||£ 140||£ 140||2 Nights|
|2 Aug 13||9 Aug 13||£ 460||£ 140||£ 140||2 Nights|
|9 Aug 13||16 Aug 13||£ 460||£ 140||£ 140||2 Nights|
|16 Aug 13||23 Aug 13||£ 420||£ 130||£ 130||2 Nights|
|23 Aug 13||30 Aug 13||£ 400||£ 120||£ 120||2 Nights|
|30 Aug 13||6 Sep 13||£ 360||£ 110||£ 110||2 Nights|
|6 Sep 13||13 Sep 13||£ 310||£ 90||£ 90||2 Nights|
|13 Sep 13||20 Sep 13||£ 300||£ 90||£ 90||2 Nights|
|20 Sep 13||27 Sep 13||£ 275||£ 80||£ 80||2 Nights|
|27 Sep 13||4 Oct 13||£ 250||£ 75||£ 75||2 Nights|
The property does not have weekend tariffs.
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All power, heating and linen as provided.
Heating via GCH in winter- electric heater in summer.
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