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Halcyon Cottage

Lulworth Cove, Dorset
Sleeps 5
Bedrooms 3
Bathrooms 2
Change Fri
No Dogs
4 star
Downstairs bedroom
Downstairs bathroom
Open fire / woodburner
Pub nearby
Shop nearby
Beach within easy reach
Towels included
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At a glance

  • Beautiful detached three-bedroom stone cottage
  • Range of inside entertainment for wet weather
  • Located in the heart of the village
  • Half a mile from the stunning Lulworth Cove
  • Outdoor seating area for evenings watching the sunset
  • Local shop and pub 200 yards away
Property code: DC064

Quaint stone cottage set in the heart of the village of Lulworth Cove. Outdoor seating area with spectacular views and conveniently located for local amenities.

Formerly the Women’s Institute Meeting Hall, this stone cottage has been sympathetically designed to make the most of the interior and the exterior. Set in the desirable location of Lulworth Cove, the property is in the heart of the village and within easy reach of the pub and local shop. From easy access to coastal walks and a stunning beach half a mile away to the famous arch at Durdle Door, this property provides the perfect base to explore the local area.

The front door leads into the quarry-tiled floored hall with ample space for coats and boots after days out exploring. The sitting/dining room has a beautiful beamed Purbeck stone fireplace with log burner - combined with the comfortable sofa this makes a very cosy area to curl up with a book, film or loved one. There is also a range of DVDs and board games for when the weather turns if you don’t feel like venturing out. The kitchen is modern in feel with laminate floor and a wide range of kitchen appliances including everything you may need for family cooking and dining - it also leads out via a traditional stable door to the shared courtyard. There is a double bedroom and bathroom with shower on this level also. Upstairs, all of the rooms have a reduced ceiling height in the eaves, but it manages to comfortably house two large bedrooms and a bathroom with bath and separate shower, WC and basin.

To the rear of the property there is a shared courtyard seating area which doubles up as a perfect sun trap.This also leads to the property’s parking area.

  • 3 bedrooms - 2 double bedrooms and 1 twin bedroom
  • 2 bathrooms - 1 bathroom and 1 shower room
  • Induction hob, cooker, fridge, washing machine, microwave, freezer and dishwasher
  • Woodburner (logs/coal included October - April; kindling and firelighters not included)
  • Central heating
  • Towels included (please bring own beach/pool towels)
  • Parking for 1 car
  • Wi-Fi
  • Local pub and shop 200 yards
  • Regret no pets
  • TV/DVD
  • Selection of board games
  • Shared courtyard
  • Reduced ceilling height upstairs
  • Children over the age of 5 years old welcome

This property is personally managed by Jennifer.

Guest comments

Reviewed by Mrs J Lettis 3rd March 2019

A warm and welcoming cottage - had everything you could want and really good location only a few minutes walk from Lulworth Cove.

Reviewed by Dr L Woodward 9th November 2018

We had a wonderful stay in this cosy cottage. The cottage is very well presented and has everything you need for your stay (plenty of DVDs and board games in case the weather turns foul!). Lovely location with easy access to local amenities, the cove and fabulous walks along the coast path. We look forward to coming back!

Reviewed by Mr G Swaminathan 1st November 2018

Charming cottage very close to Lulworth Cove and other sights in Jurassic coastline. We stayed here over half term with our kids and we enjoyed coming back to the cottage after a day exploring the coast. We expected cottages to be small and cozy but it was well laid out and suited exactly what we were looking for - a place to relax after a day of Read moreouting. Hide

Reviewed by Mrs K Williams 13th October 2018

Cottage has everything you could possibly want for your stay , it was very comfortable

Reviewed by Ms J Barmer 19th September 2018

This immaculately kept cottage was a wonderful 'home from home'. It provided a warm and welcoming atmosphere and well equipped surroundings of good quality that added value to the holiday break.

Reviewed by Mrs G Parker 5th September 2018

The cottage was fantastic and a lovely, place to come home to at the end of a day out. It had everything we needed and more, and we would happily return again in the future

Reviewed by Mr T David 31st August 2018

The cottage is beautiful and just the right size with all the things you need for your holiday. We loved it. It was really nice not to have to travel elsewhere to get the key, and so we could settle in immediately.The log fire was a breeze to use and made the one cold evening really cosy. It really did feel like a home rather than a holiday let, thRead moree DVD's games, books etc all added to the homely feel, and not needing to bring our own linen was great. Hide

Reviewed by Miss H Smith 31st August 2018

The cottage is very tastefully decorated, and the quality of everything in the cottage was high. There were fresh flowers and biscuits for our arrival. The only drawback was the lack of garden. The neighbour was a bit snotty when we tried to sit on the bench outside in the sun. But being so close to the coast, this wasn't a huge issue.

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Note: As the postcode is used to identify the general area of the property, it may not always reflect its precise location, therefore please only use this map as a guide.

Dorset, a location of enduring popularity is a small rural gem of a county encompassing all of the best parts of rural England: rolling green hills, woodland and hedgerows abundant with flora and fauna running down to the sea yet situated just 3 hours from London and the South East.

The whole coastline from Exmouth to Poole has been declared a World Heritage site by UNESCO. Known as the Jurassic Coast, it is the only natural phenomenon in England to achieve this status and offers unspoilt views with dramatic cliff-top walks alongside beautiful, safe, sandy beaches which often welcome your four-legged friends too. From the dramatic natural rock arch at Durdle Door to the endless sandy expanses of Studland; Dorset has it all.

This South West county is also a treasure trove of secrets waiting to be discovered. Having grown out of the landscape out of the centuries, many of Dorset’s small rural towns expose history at every turn to inform and delight guests, whilst for the more energetic, footpaths and cycle-ways open up to reveal Dorset’s hidden secrets and the coast is always close at hand for those who love the water.

Why not head to Lyme Regis – classified as an Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty, much like most of West Dorset to uncover an old-world ambience and excellent fossil hunting or discover the drama of Lulworth with the iconic Durdle Door and Lulworth Cove.

Dorset’s towns and villages ooze quintessential charm and are graced by fine buildings which have often been immortalised in Thomas Hardy’s books, including Dorchester – his birthplace. Wherever you choose to stay, you are never far from the fascinating Jurassic Coast and World Heritage Coastal Path.

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