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Lovely newly-built Stamps Cottage close to Lyme Regis with its own Beach Hut.

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Overview

Property

Updated: 22-Jan-2017
  • Sleeps 4
  • 2 Bedrooms
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Parking
  • Garden
  • Internet
  • Dish washer
  • Washing machine
  • Towels provided
  • Linens provided
  • Accept Credit Cards
  • Bookable online

About the property

Uplyme – Village location 1.5 miles from seaside town of Lyme Regis and beach.

A delightful, holiday property called Stamps Cottage newly-built on the grounds of the old post office in Uplyme. This quiet village is within walking distance of Lyme Regis (try the riverside walk) with its picturesque beach and harbour. The cottage has off street parking for two cars and is very close to the local bus stop.

Uniquely, Stamps Cottage can be rented with a beach hut which has deck chairs, sunbeds and tea and coffee facilities. Located on Monmouth Beach, the beach hut is a calm spot to unwind after a walk along the Southwest Coastal Path, a swim, fossil hunting or a fishing trip. At the rear of the beach hut is a car park and toilets.

Stamps Cottage has been furnished with the finest furniture and everything is brand new in 2015.

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Top Traveller Review

About the Owner

Richard or Rachel Davey
Member since: 2015
Speaks English
Calendar last updated:
22 January, 2017

About Richard or Rachel Davey

We were married in 2014 and our wedding reception was four doors down in the field of the Talbot Arms pub. We love our cottage and plan to move here permanently when we retire. We hope you’ll love it too!

Richard or Rachel Davey purchased this cottage in 2015

Why Richard or Rachel Davey chose Uplyme

With its mild, temperate climate Lyme Bay is an ideal winter as well as summer holiday destination. The weather is temperate, by British standards and far warmer than many other places at a similar latitude owing to the influence of the Gulf Stream.

The Good Beach Guide provides ratings for all the beaches along the Lyme Bay coast and most achieve the highest award. You will find good food to eat at excellent seafood restaurants including Hix and River Cottage, welcoming village pubs and tasty fish and chip takeaways.

Lyme Bay is part of the Jurassic Coast World Heritage Site. Many of the earliest discoveries of prehistoric remains were made by Mary Anning, the 19th century fossil hunter, in the area surrounding Lyme Regis. Today, cliff faces and rock falls continue to expose fossils and reveal up to 250 million years of history.

The wonderful South West Coast Path follows the contours of the Triassic and Jurassic coast from Studland in east Dorset, around Lyme Bay in west Dorset and east Devon, then along the south Devon and Cornwall coasts, back through north Devon to Minehead in Somerset.

What makes this cottage unique

Stamps Cottage is located in a lovely part of England and is quick and easy to get to from the M5. This newly-built property in Uplyme is just fours doors down for the pub which is the heart of the village and the coastal town of Lyme Regis is within walking distance. Uniquely, Stamps Cottage has its own optional Beach Hut on Monmouth Beach where you can complete your seaside holiday.

13 Reviews

Wonderful! 4.8/5 -
(13 traveller reviews)

4

Greay few days in lovely bijou cottage. Spotlessly clean and comfortable.

  • 4 of 5

Loved this little house cosy contemporary furnishings. Warm and welcoming didn't need to use the wood burner. Great position walking distance to Lyme Regis. Hope to be back soon when we can enjoy the weather as well!

  • Review Submitted: Jan 18, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Jan 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Oh we're so pleased you enjoyed your short 'Winter Break' it would be helpful to know how we could have made your experience 5 star? Hope you come again! rachel.dayey98@gmail.com
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4

Lovely location and warm and cosy cottage

  • 4 of 5

A well equipped cottage, warm and cosy wood burner. Local well stocked shop near by. Lyme Regis a 20 min walk into town via pavements or a lovely river walk through lovely countryside. Although on B road, very quiet and nature all around. Really enjoyed relaxing here with family.

  • Review Submitted: Jan 2, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Dec 2016
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thanks Sarah We are so pleased you enjoyed your stay. I'm hoping you found the logs we left for you! It's nice that our cottage is also well suited for a winter retreats. As we are always looking to improve what could we do to give you a 5 star experience?Best wishes Rachel & Richard
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5

A fantastic cottage.

  • 5 of 5

Lovely cottage in a great location. Easily walkable down the stream into Lyme Regis. The Talbot Arms is great for a carvery on Sunday though you do need to book. The beach hut is a real bonus and very relaxing.

  • Review Submitted: Nov 1, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Oct 2016
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Perfect! Sounds like a recipe for a wonderful holiday! Hope to see you next year. Rachel Davey
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5

The Peacocks

  • 5 of 5

Had such a pleasant stay here. From home comforts to lots of information on what to do and where to go. Nice walk down to Lyme Bay. Beautiful cottage and I would say the best equipped I have ever stayed in. Would highly recommend a stay here.

  • Review Submitted: Oct 27, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Sep 2016
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: We are so pleased you enjoyed your stay and hope to see you again in the near future. Discount available for repeat bookings! Best wishes Rachel & Richard Davey
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5

Fantastic Cottage near Lyme regis

  • 5 of 5

I don,t normally write reviews, but found this Cottage so lovely i just had to tell people about it. It is very well furnished in a contemporary style and was immaculately clean. There was a loaf of bread and tea making facilities including fresh milk waiting for us on arrival, just what you need after a long journey. Ideally situated for a nice stroll to Lyme Regis for a hot meal and then back to the pub that is a very short walk back to the cottage.

As the weather was nice we also had a day on the beach and although we didn't book the beach hut that was available with the cottage, we probably would the next time we stay.

This is such a nice cottage and the Jurassic Coast just pulls us back time and again so we will definitely be returning, probably with our Grandchildren next time so that we have an excuse to look for Dinosaur fossils!!

  • Review Submitted: Oct 26, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Aug 2016
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: How lovely, thank you so much for taking time out to write this review. We have decided not to rent the Beachhut independently any more. This feedback confirms that they compliment the holiday experience, village location Stamps Cottage and sea front Beachhut. Please mention your return visit when booking next time. We have been offering discount for our repeat customers. Best wishes Rachel & Richard Davey
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5

Stamp of approval - 5 star!

  • 5 of 5

What a find! Super clean, comfortable, beautifully furnished and well positioned (although on a rather busy road) to discover the delights of Lyme Regis and surrounding countryside.

The picturesque riverside walk into Lyme Regis is five minutes away

and other favourite destinations included the cafe on Branscombe beach and for a special occasion the Mark Hix restaurant with spectacular views in Lyme Regis.

This cottage gets my stamp of approval and hope to return!

  • Review Submitted: Oct 11, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Sep 2016
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: So glad you enjoyed yourselves. We are a new business in a new house with new furnishings! Please tell your friends. Best wishes Richard and Rachel Davey
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Location

River Cottage Canteen
River Cottage HQ

From the Owner

With its mild, temperate climate Lyme Bay is an ideal winter as well as summer holiday destination. The weather is temperate, by British standards and far warmer than many other places at a similar latitude owing to the influence of the Gulf Stream. The Good Beach Guide provides ratings for all the beaches along the Lyme Bay coast and most achieve the highest award. You will find good food to eat at excellent seafood restaurants including Hix and River Cottage, welcoming village pubs and tasty fish and chip takeaways. Lyme Bay is part of the Jurassic Coast World Heritage Site. Many of the earliest discoveries of prehistoric remains were made by Mary Anning, the 19th century fossil hunter, in the area surrounding Lyme Regis. Today, cliff faces and rock falls continue to expose fossils and reveal up to 250 million years of history. The wonderful South West Coast Path follows the contours of the Triassic and Jurassic coast from Studland in east Dorset, around Lyme Bay in west Dorset and east Devon, then along the south Devon and Cornwall coasts, back through north Devon to Minehead in Somerset.

Activity and Interests

Nearest Airport : Exeter/Bristol at 30 Miles Nearest Barpub : Talbot Arms at 20 Metres Nearest Ferry : Weymouth at 25 Miles Nearest Train : Axminster station at 5 Miles Nearest Motorway : M5 at 30 Miles Nearest Restaurant : Talbot Arms at 20 Metres Nearest Beach : Lyme Bay at 1.5 Miles Car: necessary

Special interest holidays:

Where 5 valleys meet, wonderful walking

River cottage near by.

Coast/Beach:

1.5 miles from beach, 30 minutes walking, 5 minutes driving.

Travel:

Exeter 45 minutes.

Prices and Availability

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7 Jan 2017 - 9 Feb 2017
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10 Feb 2017 - 20 Feb 2017
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21 Feb 2017 - 30 Mar 2017
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Rate 6
31 Mar 2017 - 16 Apr 2017
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£142
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£995
 
 
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17 Apr 2017 - 25 May 2017
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£360
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Rate 8
26 May 2017 - 2 Jun 2017
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£426
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Rate 9
3 Jun 2017 - 7 Jul 2017
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£390
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Rate 10
8 Jul 2017 - 5 Sep 2017
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£512
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6 Sep 2017 - 20 Oct 2017
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22 Oct 2017 - 28 Oct 2017
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£426
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My Standard Rate

Changeover Day: Friday
3 night minimum stay
£285
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Additional pricing information

Fees No additional mandatory fees

Booking Notes:
50% on booking, final payment minimum 7 days before holiday .

Changeover Day:
Friday arrival 4pm , departure 12 midday ,please email for short breaks.

Manager's Cancellation Policy

100% refund for cancellations more than 30 days before check-in date.
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Facilities

From the Owner

Stamps Cottage is located in a lovely part of England and is quick and easy to get to from the M5. This newly-built property in Uplyme is just fours doors down for the pub which is the heart of the village and the coastal town of Lyme Regis is within walking distance. Uniquely, Stamps Cottage has its own optional Beach Hut on Monmouth Beach where you can complete your seaside holiday.

Property Type

  • cottage

Theme

  • Adventure
  • Family
  • Historic
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions

General

  • Fireplace ...
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating ...
  • Internet ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided ...
  • Living Room ...
  • Parking ...
  • Towels Provided ...
  • Washing Machine ...
  • Wood Stove ...

Kitchen

  • Coffee Maker ...
  • Dishes & Utensils ...
  • Dishwasher ...
  • Freezer ...
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave ...
  • Oven ...
  • Refrigerator ...
  • Hob ...
  • Toaster ...

Dining

  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area

Entertainment

  • Books ...
  • Games ...
  • Television
  • Toys ...

Suitability

  • children welcome ...
  • non smoking only
  • pets not allowed
  • wheelchair inaccessible ...

Location Type

  • near the sea
  • rural
  • village

Attractions

  • autumn foliage
  • bay
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • marina
  • playground
  • restaurants

Leisure Activities

  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • eco tourism
  • horse riding
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • walking

Local Services & Businesses

  • ATM/bank
  • fitness centre
  • groceries
  • medical services

Sports & Adventure Activities

  • cycling
  • deepsea fishing
  • equestrian events
  • fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • hiking
  • mountain biking
  • sailing
  • diving
  • snorkelling
  • bay fishing
  • swimming

Bathrooms

  • Bathroom 1 - Toilet, Bath with Shower, Glass screen at side of bath
  • Bathroom with shower.

Bedrooms

  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 4
  • Bedroom 1
  • Bedroom 2
  • Description of sleeping capacity: 2x double bedrooms Notes on bedrooms: Bedroom 1 Laura Ashley furniture with double bed flat screen TV. Bedroom 2 John Lewis furniture, double bed and single guest bed with flat screen TV.

Outside

  • Boat ...
  • Terrace ...
  • Golf ...
  • Kayak / Canoe ...
  • Garden ...
  • Tennis ...
  • Water Sports Gear ...

Meals

  • Self-catering

Learn more about this holiday rental at the owner's website

Notes:

  • Notes on accommodation: Brand new. Outside: Patio garden , parking space at front. Cleaning / Towels / Linen / Maid service: Towels and bedding included (designer)

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