A gorgeous self catering holiday home in Lyme Regis
A haven for travellers
Nestled along the stunning Jurassic Coast of Dorset, Lyme Regis is a coastal gem that enchants visitors with its timeless beauty, rich history, and breathtaking vistas.
Whether you’re a fossil enthusiast, a nature lover, or you’re just looking for a seaside getaway, Lyme Regis offers a plethora of attractions that will leave you captivated. Book a stay at Lyme Cottage, set just back from the Cobb, and explore the must-visit tourist attractions that make Lyme Regis a coveted destination for travellers from all around the world!
Step back in time…
The Lyme Regis Museum
Immerse yourself in the history and geology of the region at the Lyme Regis Museum. The museum offers captivating displays of fossils, including the famous ammonites, that tell the story of the area’s prehistoric past. Unearth the secrets of Mary Anning, the world’s most famous fossil collector, and explore the remarkable discoveries that put Lyme Regis on the world map. The museum offers a fascinating journey through time, showcasing the diverse and ancient life forms that once inhabited the region.
Coastal Charms: Beaches, Cobb, and Marine Parade
Lyme Regis Beaches
Bask in the sun, feel the sand between your toes, and listen to the rhythmic sound of waves on the beach at Lyme Regis! Lyme Bay offers a picturesque setting for a leisurely stroll or a relaxing picnic on the beach (keep an eye out for the hungry seagulls who’ll enjoy your lunch if you leave it unattended!). The water is nearly always calm and clear making it hard to resist a dip, or you could try your hand at fossil hunting along the shore at Monmouth Beach. Lyme Regis beach is a delightful spot to unwind and enjoy the beauty of the Jurassic Coast.
Step onto the iconic Cobb, a historic harbor wall that has stood as a protective barrier against the elements for centuries. Famously featured in the novel “The French Lieutenant’s Woman” and its film adaptation, the Cobb offers stunning panoramic views of the coastline. As you walk along this ancient structure, embrace the sense of history and marvel at the engineering feat that has withstood the test of time!
Adjacent to the beach, Marine Parade is a vibrant promenade where you can soak in the lively atmosphere and indulge in seaside treats. Take a leisurely stroll along the seafront, browse through quaint shops, and savor local cuisine at charming cafes and restaurants. The Marine Parade is the heart of Lyme Regis, pulsating with life and providing a memorable experience for all.
Undercliff National Nature Reserve
Escape into a realm of natural beauty and tranquility at the Undercliff National Nature Reserve. This hidden gem offers a unique landscape formed by a massive landslip, resulting in a lush, green wilderness. Embark on scenic walks through the enchanting woodlands, observe rare wildlife, and revel in the serenity that surrounds you. The Undercliff is a haven for nature enthusiasts and those seeking solitude amidst captivating surroundings.
Rise above the world at Golden Cap, the highest point on the southern coast of England. This towering cliff offers awe-inspiring panoramic views of the Jurassic Coastline, stretching as far as the eye can see. Embark on invigorating hikes along the scenic trails, breathe in the crisp sea