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Sea Thrift

Lulworth Cove, Dorset
Sleeps 6
Bedrooms 3
Bathrooms 3
Change Fri
No Dogs
5 star
Enclosed garden / patio
Open fire / woodburner
Internet access
Pub nearby
Shop nearby
Beach within easy reach
Luxury
Family friendly
Towels included
Travel cot available
Highchair available
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At a glance

  • A bright and attractive holiday home in beautiful surroundings
  • Close to Lulworth Cove and Stair Hole
  • A fantastic base for exploring the Jurassic Coast
  • Within easy reach of Wareham and Dorchester
  • Visit Durdle Door and Kimmeridge Bay
  • Perfect for exploring the coast and countryside of Dorset
Property code: DC139

Built from local Purbeck stone, this traditional barn-style property has fabulous rural views and is just half a mile from the magnificent Lulworth Cove, making it an ideal family holiday home.

Peacefully located in a cul-de-sac with beautiful rural views, this attractive cottage is an ideal base for discovering Dorset’s atmospheric Jurassic Coast. The stunning Lulworth Cove and the dramatic Stair Hole are just half a mile away. Nearby attractions include the natural arch of Durdle Door (1.5 miles) and the Lulworth Estate’s Fossil Forest (0.5 miles). Local beaches to enjoy include Worbarrow Beach (3 miles), Kimmeridge Bay (8.5 miles) and Ringstead Bay (11 miles). There are many attractions inland including the impressive Lulworth Castle (2.5 miles), the Tank Museum (6.5 miles) and Monkey World (6 miles). The popular town of Wareham (9 miles) has plenty of great places to eat and drink, or you could head to Dorchester (13 miles) a town famous for its links to Thomas Hardy.

On entering this bright and inviting cottage, you will find yourself in the comfortable lounge, which is a lovely space for relaxing in, with plenty of seating, TV/DVD, iPod dock, Hi-Fi and a wood burner. French doors lead from the lounge into the garden. Stepping into the spacious and stylish kitchen/diner you will find an attractive dining area which is perfect for enjoying a family meal. The farmhouse-style kitchen is equipped with an oven, microwave, dishwasher, fridge and freezer and has French doors to the garden. The washing machine and dryer are stored in the utility room. There is also a ground-floor WC. Heading upstairs you will find three cosy bedrooms. There are two double rooms, each with a 6’ bed and en-suite shower rooms with shower and WC. There’s also a twin room as well as a bathroom complete with a bath and WC.

You can enjoy an al fresco meal in the back garden which has a paved terrace, outdoor furniture and a lawn with raised beds and shrubs. Off-road parking is available for two cars.

  • 3 bedrooms – 2 doubles with 6’ beds, 1 twin room
  • 3 bathrooms - 1 bathroom with bath and WC, 2 en-suite shower rooms with WC
  • 1 ground-floor WC
  • Oven, microwave, fridge, freezer, washing machine, dryer, dishwasher
  • TV/DVD, hi-fi and iPod dock
  • Wood burner - logs included October - end of April
  • Garden with outdoor furniture
  • Off-road parking for 2 cars
  • Regret, no dogs
  • Wi-Fi included
  • Central heating and electric included
  • Lulworth Cove 0.5 miles
  • Wareham 8 miles
  • Shop 0.5 miles
  • Pub 200 metres

This property is personally managed by Jennifer.

Guest comments

Reviewed by Mrs J Gander 4th October 2018

Very clean, and everything you would need was in the cottage.

Reviewed by Mr J Williams 3rd October 2018

Excellent property finished to a high standard in perfect location.

Reviewed by Mr J Sharpe 20th September 2018

We have stayed here numerous times due to the great location within walking distance of the cove and restaurants as well as easy access to travel East and West along the coast. The walks nearby are fabulous.

Reviewed by Mrs S Wooderson 31st August 2018

Sea Thrift was the perfect base to enjoy a family break, with our two young daughters. It was exceptionally clean and well equipped, had a very cosy feel, and was only a 10 minute stroll to Lulworth Cove, with it's breathtaking scenery. We wouldn't hesitate to book again.

Reviewed by Mrs A Halsall 18th August 2018

Sea Thrift, was beautifully presented, impeccably clean with every possible need catered for, in a fantastic location. We would love to stay again in the future.

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Location

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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