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

Bedrooms 2
Property type cottage
Minimum Stay 3 - 7 nights

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Minimum Stay
3 - 7 nights

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.

More Details

Property Manager
Richard or Rachel Davey
Member since: 2015
Speaks English
Calendar last updated:
20 February, 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.


Wonderful! 4.8/5 -
(15 traveller reviews)


A most enjoyable mini-break

  • 5 of 5

Stamps is a modern, well equipped cottage. Compact but cosy and well located for access to Lyme and River Cottage HQ, our two intended destinations. The weather during our stay was grim and wet but we felt warm and comfortable inside. Internet access was very good and there were TVs in every room.

We couldn't find instructions for the dish washer so had to look them up online. Managing the sound bars on the TV was a bit hit and miss, but these were our only difficulties. Bev, the housekeeper, lives two doors away and was charming and helpful.

We would be very happy to return.

  • Review Submitted: Feb 13, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Jan 2017
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thankyou Max for taking time to write this review. We can make sure we leave the manuals in s mire obvious place. We look forward to welcoming you back at Stamps Cottage. We offer a one off return visit discount of 10%. Rachel Davey
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weekend break away

  • 5 of 5

We thoroughly enjoyed our stay at Stamps Cottage, everything is so beautifully furnished and just perfect. Would highly recommend this lovely cottage to anyone who was thinking of staying, it is a real home from home. The added benefit of the beach hut is great, bags of information in the cottage about local places to visit etc, and the local bread milk and biscuits which were left for us when we arrived were a lovely gesture. lovely places to eat or dine too.

  • Review Submitted: Feb 9, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Feb 2017
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Perfect! We are so pleased you enjoyed youreslves. Please come again soon Rachel & Richard
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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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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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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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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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Prices & Availability

Rental rates

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Rental Period Minimum Price Additional Nights Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event Price
Rate 4
10 Feb 2017 - 20 Feb 2017
3 night minimum stay
for 3 nights
Rate 5
21 Feb 2017 - 30 Mar 2017
3 night minimum stay
for 3 nights
Rate 6
31 Mar 2017 - 16 Apr 2017
3 night minimum stay
for 3 nights
Rate 7
17 Apr 2017 - 25 May 2017
3 night minimum stay
for 3 nights
Rate 8
26 May 2017 - 2 Jun 2017
3 night minimum stay
for 3 nights
Rate 9
3 Jun 2017 - 7 Jul 2017
3 night minimum stay
for 3 nights
Rate 10
8 Jul 2017 - 5 Sep 2017
7 night minimum stay
for 7 nights
Rate 11
6 Sep 2017 - 20 Oct 2017
3 night minimum stay
for 3 nights
Rate 12
22 Oct 2017 - 28 Oct 2017
3 night minimum stay
for 3 nights
My Standard Rate

Changeover Day: Friday
3 night minimum stay
for 3 nights

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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Accommodation and facilities for this holiday cottage in Uplyme in East Devon

Property Type:
  • cottage
  • Self-catering
  • Housekeeper Included
Location Type:
  • near the sea
  • rural
  • village
  • Adventure
  • Family
  • Historic
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions
  • Fireplace ...
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating ...
  • Internet ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided ...
  • Living Room ...
  • Parking ...
  • Towels Provided ...
  • Washing Machine ...
  • Wood Stove ...
  • Coffee Maker ...
  • Dishes & Utensils ...
  • Dishwasher ...
  • Freezer ...
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave ...
  • Oven ...
  • Refrigerator ...
  • Hob ...
  • Toaster ...
  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 4 people
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Bathroom 1 - Toilet , Bath with Shower , Glass screen at side of bath
  • Bathroom with shower.
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 4
  • 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.
  • Books ...
  • Games ...
  • Television
  • Toys ...
  • Boat ...
  • Terrace ...
  • Golf ...
  • Kayak / Canoe ...
  • Garden ...
  • Tennis ...
  • Water Sports Gear ...
  • children welcome ...
  • non smoking only
  • pets not allowed
  • wheelchair inaccessible ...
  • 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
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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