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The Hideaway-A Peaceful And private location, countryside views. 2 mins to beach

Sleeps4
Bedrooms 2
Bathrooms1
Property type chalet
Minimum Stay 3 - 7 nights

Overview

About the property

The Hideaway Chalet in Eype, Nr. Bridport, Dorset, England - Peaceful And Private Location With Countryside Views. Bridport Town 5 Mins Drive

The Hideaway is A lovely 2 bedroom lodge set in a peaceful location only 500 yards from the unspoilt beach. Private, quiet you can truly have a relaxing holiday. There is a small shop nearby open seasonally, where you can order newspapers, buy your daily milk, enjoy an ice cream and even have a cream tea. The main bedroom has a king size bed and an en suite shower, the second bedroom has 2 full sized single beds. There is a bathroom next to this. Open plan kitchen/living/diner which is spacious and comfortable. Large decking outside to sit and relax. Right on the Jurassic Coastline, ideal for walkers. Easy walking distance to hotel and pub serving food. Lovely walk over to West Bay. A real quiet and private getaway.

ENTRANCE AND PARKING

One of our reviews said the entrance was very narrow and out them off going out. The lane down to Eype is narrow but is wide enough for large vans i.e. Tesco, Waitrose vans, dustbin van, skip hire vans. The actual entrance to the Hideaway is up a fairly steep tarmac driveway only a few yards then you are in an open field. This entrance is also used for parking in the summer for the public and large cars can get up it. Please do not be put off by the review. If you have any concern or would like to know the actual width of the entrance please contact me. Thank you.

More Details

Owner
Jill Sharp
Member since: 2014
Speaks: english
Calendar last updated:
August 21, 2017

About Jill Sharp

I live with my partner here in Eype and we have been fortunate to have Sealark our chalet which is right next to the beach on a small private site of only 13 chalets. We also have The Hideaway which is "hidden" in our back garden and has lovely countryside views, but still only a few hundred yards away from the beach. Being able to let others come and enjoy our chalet and the surrounding areas is a bonus for us. You can be assured that the property will be clean and fresh upon your arrival.If you are looking for peace and relaxation with wonderful views, then come and stay with us.

Why Jill Sharp chose Lyme Regis & West Dorset

Quiet, peaceful and secluded.

What makes this chalet unique

Peace and quiet with wonderful country side views, yet only 2 minutes from the beach. The Hideaway has a very large decking area and also a grassed area, plenty of room to sit and relax without any neighbours watching over you.

Amenities

Eype Chalet Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • chalet
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 2:00 PM
  • /
  • Check-out: 10:00 AM
  • Max. occupancy: 4
  • Max. adults: 4
  • Min. age of primary renter: 25
  • Children welcome ...
  • Parties/events not allowed
  • Pets considered ...
  • Non smoking only
  • Please note the initial £100 deposit at time of booking IS NOT REFUNDABLE.
  • We would prefer a direct bank transfer rather than credit card paid through OD
Location Type:
  • Beach
  • Near The Ocean
  • Ocean View
  • Village
Theme:
  • Away From It All
General:
  • Fireplace ...
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating ...
  • Internet ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided ...
  • Living Room ...
  • Parking
  • Tumble Dryer
  • Washing Machine
Kitchen:
  • Dishes & Utensils ...
  • Dishwasher
  • Freezer
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 4 people
Bathrooms:
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , tub , shower
    Shower room 1 - shower
  • En suite bathroom to bedroom 1 with large shower, wc, sink. Shaving socket. Main bathroom with bath/shower over, wc, sink. Shaving socket.
Bedrooms:
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 4
  • Description of sleeping capacity: Sleeps 4 (2 Bedrooms) Notes on bedrooms: Bedroom 1 - King Size bed, 2 wardrobes, drawers. En suite large shower. Bedroom 2 - 2 Full Sized Single beds, wardrobe, drawers.
Entertainment:
  • DVD Player
  • Stereo
  • Television ...
Outside:
  • Deck / Patio ...
  • Golf ...
  • Lawn / Garden ...
Suitability:
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Attractions:
  • churches
  • library
  • playground
  • recreation center
  • restaurants
Leisure Activities:
  • scenic drives
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • fishing
  • golf
  • sound/bay fishing
  • swimming
Notes:
Notes on accommodation: - very quiet and private One small well behaved dog may be accepted. Outside: Large decking area with table and chairs. Grass garden area. All quiet and private. There is small shed to store beach items. Cleaning / Towels / Linen / Maid service: Bed linen is provided, you just need your towels and tea towels. The property is cleaned at the end of your stay. Other: Cloaks cupboard, slatted shelving to store your towels, Room to put shoes away. Houses iron, ironing board and vacuum cleaner.

Reviews

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The Hideaway-A Peaceful And private location, countryside views. 2 mins to beach
average rating of 4.3333335 based on 3 reviews
5

Fantastic Property in Great Location

  • 5 of 5

We stayed at Hideaway with our two small Westies in the last week of June 2017

The bungalow is in a fantastic location in the small village of Eype with a 10 minute

walk to the New Inn pub which does great food and 10 minutes to the beach which was good for us with dogs allowed all year round.

The bungalow has everything you would need and is well looked after very comfortable and homely with a secure garden and veranda again good for the dogs or small children.

From Eype there are fantastic walks to West Bay and Seatown where you must visit the Anchor for great food and stunning views from the beer garden.

We had a fantastic week at the Hideaway and would highly recommend for a lovely bungalow in a quiet rural location but well located to explore Dorset and the Jurassic Coast.

Steve Quarrington - 13th July 2017

  • Submitted: Jul 13, 2017
  • Stayed: Jun 2017
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you. Though I think the beach is less than 5 minutes away.
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4

Lovely peaceful hideaway!

  • 4 of 5

We enjoyed a weeks stay at the hideaway over the Easter holidays. We found it very clean and organised and very peaceful. There were lots of walks on the doorstep and the beach just down the road.

I would mention that the access from the road is very steep with an awkward bend and norrow walls. My fully loaded MPV struggled to get through. This made us unsure about driving out and about because we didn't want to have to try it again. We thought access would have been better through the caravan park next door but the guy there was a bit reluctant to help. I also had no mobile signal (if this is something you rely on it may be worth knowing). I could get some signal at the top of the nearby hills. That said, it was actually quite nice to be cut off from the real world for a bit and have to walk everywhere. Keep a spare tea towel handy to wave in front of the smoke alarm when cooking or frying as it's located above the oven which seemed to set it off every time we opened it. Other than that a lovely and comfortable place to relax. We all had a great week. Our girls and dog enjoyed the beach and the sea and as it's only a few feet away it was lovely to be able to visit without any hassle.

Thanks for your hospitality and the wine from your vineyard, which was lovely with Easter dinner.

This truly is a hideaway!

  • Submitted: Apr 28, 2017
  • Stayed: Apr 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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4

Loved our week away

  • 4 of 5

This lovely cabin is tucked away behind cottages down a narrow, picturesque Lane which leads down to a beautiful pebble beach.

First impressions were that it was very clean and tastefully decorated. The main bedroom has an on suite which is handy and the second bedroom easily had enough room for a travel cot to be set up in between the beds.

Well appointed kitchen, though the number of cups was unnecessary and could have done with a bigger bread board and colander! Esp if you were cooking for 4! Also, a little more cupboard space for you to put your own food/items would be useful.

Great to have a few essentials left ready for us and the bottle of wine was a nice touch.

The decking was very popular with my toddler who was able to run about safely contained but the grass area was not really suitable for him due to the stinging nettles all the round the edge.

Useful leaflets for local attractions in the cottage and a selection of entertainment available. Wasger/drier and dishwasher very handy to have.

A couple of things that stopped it being 5 stars:

Despite being listed, the internet was unusable (when signal was available) due to it not being 'secure'. (3g was almost non existent in the area as well so be aware if you use it to look up things to do in the area and go prepared) This is something I look for when booking so it was a bit disappointing.

Instructions for recycling and rubbish were unclear and didn't seem to relate to what was in place bin wise.

Having to take a travel cot and high chair was a bit of a pain, especially as there seems to be room in the cabin for them to be stored. This would have been a real bonus to have there.

Communication from owner was swift and helpful with queries answered in a timely fashion.

The area is beautiful and perfect for visiting local attractions.

I can definitely recommend The Hideaway and despite some of the small issues, would still visit again!

  • Submitted: Apr 16, 2017
  • Stayed: Apr 2017
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
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Map

Coast/Beach:

The Hideaway is only a 2 minute walk away from the quiet and unspoilt beach. West Bay 2 miles,Charmouth 5 miles (serious fossil hunting), Lyme Regis 9 miles, Weymouth 18 miles.

Travel:

Exeter Airport 35 miles, Bournemouth 50 miles. A car is recommended to fully appreciate the surrounding areas. The nearest buses are in Bridport, 2.5 miles away. Local taxis in Bridport.

Distances:

Eype village is a short walk away with a hotel and pub. Bridport the local market town is 2.5 miles away (5 minutes drive). Markets held Wednesdays and Saturdays. Saturdays in Bridport are vibrant and well worth a visit. Usually lots of stalls to browse and enjoy. West Bay has a lovely harbour, lots of fish and chip huts, an amusement arcade and also boat rides. Several pubs serving a variety of food. You can even take a small boat out on the river.

Further Details:

Bridport has a leisure centre, less than a 5 minute drive. Morrisons Supermarket (also petrol station) again only a 5 minute drive. Local shops include restaurants, post office, banks, cafes, Boots, charity shops.

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Rates & Availability

Eype Chalet Rental Rates

Rental Basis:
per property
Owner accepts payment in:
GBP
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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event
 
Summer
Jul 16 2017 - Aug 26 2017
7 night minimum stay
$942
 
 
Late Summer
Aug 27 2017 - Sep 30 2017
5 night minimum stay
$795
 
 
Autumn
Oct 1 2017 - Oct 21 2017
5 night minimum stay
$667
 
 
Autumn Half Term
Oct 22 2017 - Oct 28 2017
5 night minimum stay
$757
 
 
Winter
Oct 29 2017 - Dec 16 2017
4 night minimum stay
$577
 
 
Christmas and New Year
Dec 17 2017 - Jan 6 2018
5 night minimum stay
$833
 
 
My Standard Rate
3 night minimum stay
$705
 

Additional information about rental rates

Pet Fee $32.06
Damage Deposit $128.22

Booking Notes:
Bookings can be made via telephone or email. £100 booking deposit with full balance to be paid 6 weeks before. There is a £100 refundable deposit to be paid at time of booking which is refunded after the property has been checked. Payments can be made by direct bank transfer or cheque. A completed booking form is required which can either be sent by post or emailed. The initial deposit is non refundable and the balance due 6 weeks before, this is also non refundable. Holiday insurance is advised.

We would prefer you to pay by direct transfer to our bank
Sunday is changeover day which gives you a free Saturday to enjoy the local market town of Bridport. Arrival time 2 pm, Departure time 10 am. Short breaks: minimum of 4 nights can be taken outside of the main season (Oct - Mar). Christmas flexible.

Notes on prices:
Christmas dates can be flexible, minimum 5 nights

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • Canceled bookings will not receive a refund
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