Cottage / 1 bedrooms / sleeps 2

Key Info
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 2 km
  • Ask owner if suitable for children
  • Car advised
  • No pets allowed
  • Private garden

A newly-refurbished, one bed self-catering cottage - ideal for two - lovely rural retreat location only one mile from Lyme Regis town and the Jurassic coast. Walk to local pub 10 mins, 5 miin drive into Lyme Regis town or leave the car behind and follow lovely riverside walk to the town and beach (20 minutes).

Little Roost is at one end of historic, former coaching house, The Roost, situated on an idyllic country road near the River Lim. Private parking and roof terrace garden. Great any time of year for a relaxing break or cosy autumn/winter escape (gas CH) 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 borders. Walk to the village shop and Talbot Arms pub via ancient woodland footpath full of bluebells and wild garlic in springtime. From just outside the Roost you can take the East Devon Way footpath following the river right down to the beach with numerous friendly cafes, gourmet restaurants and the famous Cobb. A paradise for walkers, country and nature lovers: easy access for coastal walks and local country trails.

Downstairs: kitchen / living room - fully equipped modern kitchen & dishwasher etc, tables, sofa, chairs, TV with DVDs and iPhone charger/radio.

Upstairs: one double bedroom with luxury linen and towels provided (please bring your own beach towels). En suite bathroom with walk in waterfall shower.


Welcome starter provisions: Six fresh farm eggs, bread, tea, coffee, milk, Dorset biscuits, wine and fresh flowers. Full WIFI available

Private parking in car port adjoining cottage. Leave the car behind and relax.

Nearest train station Axminster (Exeter - London Waterloo SW trains). Taxi (12 mins) or bus from Axminster station.

Size Sleeps up to 2, 1 bedrooms
Rooms 1 bedroom, 1 bathrooms of which 1 shower room, Solarium or roof terrace
Check in time: 15:00
Check out time: 11:00
Nearest beach Lyme Bay one mile (5 mins in car or 15 min walk) 2 km
Access Car advised
Nearest Amenities 500 m
Nearest travel links Nearest airport: Exeter - 45 mins away, Nearest railway: Axminster 8 km
Notes No pets allowed, No smoking at this property

Features and Facilities

Luxuries Internet access, DVD player
General Central heating, TV, CD player, Wi-Fi available
Standard Kettle, Toaster, Iron, Hair dryer
Utilities Clothes dryer, Dishwasher, Cooker, Microwave, Fridge, Washing machine
Furniture Double Beds (1), Dining seats for 2, Lounge seats for 2
Other Linen provided, Towels provided
Outdoors Private garden
Access Parking, Not suitable for wheelchair users

The England region

Little Roost sits on a country road on the Dorset/ East Devon borders in an area of Outstanding Natural Beauty. Near the River Lim, just one mile from Lyme Regis town and the beach, Little Roost is on The East Devon Way, a beautiful walk between Lyme Regis, Uplyme village and the local pub. A rural paradise for nature lovers and walkers, there's easy access to Jurassic coastal walks with nearby Golden Cap and Charmouth and numerous other scenic, unspoilt beaches along the Dorset/ Devon coastline.


Lyme Regis is full of unique, independent gift shops and specialist food and drink retailers. The Marine Theatre brewery and a variety of pubs and cafe-restaurants to suit all tastes. A thriving local music and arts community provides numerous events throughout the year along with frequent art exhibitions and galleries. Lyme Fossil museum is a magnet for both adults and children and there are several local shops selling genuine fossils, gem stones and crystals. A guided tour of the fossil beaches is available - visit Lyme Tourist Office for details Nearby Honiton and Bridport are famous for their antique shops and markets with prices to suit all tastes. All along the Jurassic coast are beautiful, uncomercialised beaches. Lyme itself.