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

Sleeps4
Bedrooms 2
Bathrooms1
Property type cottage
Minimum Stay 3 nights

Overview

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, portuguese
Calendar last updated:
August 13, 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.

Amenities

Uplyme Cottage Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • cottage
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Housekeeping:
  • Housekeeper Included
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 4
  • children welcome ...
  • pets not allowed
  • non smoking only
Location Type:
  • Near The Ocean
  • Rural
  • Village
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 ...
  • Stove ...
  • Toaster ...
Dining:
  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 4 people
Bathrooms:
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , combination tub/shower , Glass screen at side of bath
  • Bathroom with shower.
Bedrooms:
  • 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.
Entertainment:
  • Books ...
  • Games ...
  • Television
  • Toys ...
Outside:
  • Boat ...
  • Deck / Patio ...
  • Golf ...
  • Kayak / Canoe ...
  • Lawn / Garden ...
  • Tennis ...
  • Water Sports Gear ...
Suitability:
  • wheelchair inaccessible ...
Attractions:
  • autumn foliage
  • bay/sound
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • marina
  • playground
  • restaurants
Leisure Activities:
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • eco tourism
  • horseback riding
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • deepsea fishing
  • equestrian events
  • fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • hiking
  • mountain biking
  • sailing
  • scuba diving or snorkeling
  • snorkeling
  • sound/bay fishing
  • swimming
Notes:
Notes on accommodation: Brand new. Outside: Patio garden , parking space at front. Cleaning / Towels / Linen / Maid service: Towels and bedding included (designer)

Reviews

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Lovely newly-built Stamps Cottage close to Lyme Regis with its own Beach Hut.
average rating of 4.730769 based on 26 reviews
5

Great Escape

  • 5 of 5

Lovely cottage full of character, well furnished and spotlessly clean. The beach hut is a bonus. Have no hesitation in recommending it. Rachel was extremely helpful too. Will be back!

  • Submitted: Jun 19, 2017
  • Stayed: Jun 2017
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: So glad you enjoyed yourselves. Hope to see you both again real soon. Best wishes Rachel Davey
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5

Perfect!!

  • 5 of 5

We stayed here for a long weekend.

The cottage was perfect - well equipped and very comfortable.

The beach hut was a fabulous added bonus! We loved it!

We will most definitely return and have - and will continue to - recommend to our family & friends.

Thank you!

  • Submitted: Jun 16, 2017
  • Stayed: Jun 2017
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Wow Thankyou for such a wonderful review! We are so pleased you liked it and hope one of you had a very 'Happy Birthday' Look forward to welcoming you back. Rachel and Richard
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Stamps - Where did the time go?

  • 5 of 5

We had a really enjoyable bank holiday weekend break at Stamps. It was perfectly located for our trip to River Cottage and then sauntering down to Lyme Regis. One slight criticism was the absence of the usual introductory info on local amenities etc but that is me being harsh. The highlight was the beach hut which was fantastic. Loved the bed in there just right for a post fish n chip snooze. Sorry we didn't leave a message in the visitors book we ran out of time!

  • Submitted: Jun 12, 2017
  • Stayed: May 2017
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: So glad you had a lovely time! Hope to see you again soon. Rachel & Richard Davey
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5

Wonderful

  • 5 of 5

Fab cottage beautiful furnishings lovely walk into Lyme along the river

  • Submitted: May 5, 2017
  • Stayed: Apr 2017
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thanks for the 5 star review, please come again soon! Rachel & Richard
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perfect

  • 5 of 5

We had a great time in Lyme Regis. The property was perfect and the walk to town was fun for the kids.

  • Submitted: Apr 23, 2017
  • Stayed: Apr 2017
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thankyou Mark we are so pleased you and your family enjoyed your holiday and our property. Hope to see you again. Rachel and Richard
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Fantastic Beach hut, cosy house

  • 3 of 5

We found the house a little too warm for our taste and we had to get used to the traffic at night. When we arrived there was some confusion as we were under the impression

that Bev would meet us with the key - she helped us get in and set up the children's bed and lent us a duvet and pillow.

The house is very Cosy and well stocked and clean.

  • Submitted: Apr 17, 2017
  • Stayed: Apr 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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Map

River Cottage Canteen
River Cottage HQ
Nearest Airport
30 Miles
Exeter/Bristol
Nearest Barpub
20 Metres
Talbot Arms
Nearest Ferry
25 Miles
Weymouth
Nearest Train
5 Miles
Axminster station
Nearest Motorway
30 Miles
M5
Nearest Restaurant
20 Metres
Talbot Arms
Nearest Beach
1.5 Miles
Lyme Bay
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.

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Rates & Availability

Uplyme Cottage Rental Rates

Rental Basis:
per property
Manager accepts payment in:
GBP
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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event
 
Rate 10
Jul 8 2017 - Sep 5 2017
3 night minimum stay
$1,538
 
 
Rate 11
Sep 6 2017 - Oct 20 2017
3 night minimum stay
$167
 
 
Rate 12
Oct 22 2017 - Oct 28 2017
3 night minimum stay
$1,158
 
 
My Standard Rate

Changeover Day: Friday
3 night minimum stay
$122
 

Additional information about rental rates

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 if canceled at least 30 days before arrival date.
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