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“Brilliant honeymoon cottage!”
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Dining in at Little Roost - living room
Kitchen area - gas hob, fan oven, dishwasher, microwave
Well equipped kitchen at Little Roost - gas hob and electric fan oven
Little Roost with car port and roof terrace above left
Double bed upstairs with luxury cotton bed linen, towels supplied
The Roost next door with LIttle Roost at far end
Private roof terrace above carport   (access via stone steps )
living room with front door, & original windows
stairs to bedroom and bathroom on second floor
Walk in rainfall shower -  towels and shower gels provided.
Little Roost, springtime
Local pub and village shop  10 mins via woodland pathway opposite.  Part of the East Devon Way.
River Cottage Canteen & Deli at Axminster (4 miles). River Cottage HQ 12 mins drive at Musbury
Woodland walk opposite Little Roost.10 mins pub and local shop. Bluebells and wild garlic in spring.
Lyme Bay - Jurassic coast - one mile away -  leave the car and follow riverside walk to the sea...
Lyme Bay - sandy beach - walk down from Little Roost or 5 mins drive.
Lyme's new walkway down to the beach and Jurassic coastline - access from Charmouth Road carpark
Lyme Regis sea walkway
HIX Oyster and Fish House restaurant overlooks the harbour and The Cobb at Lyme
West Bay -  featured in Broadchurch TV drama series -  25 mins drive away (21km / 13 miles)
Lyme Bay -  winter sunset
Bluebell woods, coastal path, Lyme Regis in spring
Roof garden in springtime
View up the country road outside Little Roost, summertime
East Devon Way- Footpath to Lyme Regis town and beach ( 20 mins)
Lyme Regis harbour view with the Cobb on RHS
Springtime, Uplyme.  lovely country walks in the lanes
Burton Bradstock - a drive up the coastline - home of The Hive beach cafe
secret window inside Little Roost
Julie and her lady friends are free range in garden at the Roost next door.
High Street Lyme Regis - December - great for Christmas shopping and festive cafe restaurants
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1 Bedroom, 1 Bathroom, Sleeps 2
Uplyme, Lyme Regis, Dorset, England

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Peterkins...
1 review
“Brilliant honeymoon cottage!”
Reviewed April 26, 2016 for a stay in April 2016

Well set out, clean, thoughtful provisions supplied, and a great base for exploring countryside, seaside and very historical places. For honeymooners, nice and secluded and quiet.

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Liked best: Everything
Liked least: Nothing
Travelling group: Spouse/Partner
Would you recommend this hotel to a friend?   Yes.
Recommended for:
Older travelers
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Management Response
27 Apr 2016
Thanks so much for coming to stay at Little Roost for your honeymoon. Here's wishing you every happiness for your future together. Best wishes, Rose
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Cathydc20...
Sydney, Australia
Level 2 Contributor
5 reviews
3 hotel reviews
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“Perfect on all counts.”
Reviewed April 16, 2016 for a stay in April 2016

So close to Lyme but in nature, didn't want to leave- will return from Australia one day soon. Everything is taken care of to allow a perfect holiday.

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Would you recommend this hotel to a friend?   Yes.
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Management Response
27 Apr 2016
It was great having you stay and aways enjoyable to welcome guests from overseas. Hope we'll see you again some day. very best wishes, R
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Sarah S
London, United Kingdom
2 reviews
“Lovely cottage for two!”
Reviewed March 17, 2016 for a stay in March 2016

Just returned from 3 night break and could not be happier with standard of accommodation very clean with lots of thoughtful touches including welcome goodies that were much appreciated. Owner very helpful and friendly on hand if you needed help but left us to enjoy our break. Enjoyed having outside space to sit really peaceful and a sun trap especially to enjoy a sundowner or two. Lots to see and do in the area and cottage very well situated. Hope to return in future

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Travelling group: Spouse/Partner
Would you recommend this hotel to a friend?   Yes.
Recommended for:
Friends getaway
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Management Response
27 Apr 2016
Great that you enjoyed your stay and good to know that you made the most of the balcony garden for evening drinks! Hope to see you again some day. best wishes, R
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Sonya P
Level 3 Contributor
12 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
“Fandabedozee”
Reviewed March 2, 2016 for a stay in February 2016

Absolutely brilliant. Great location - walkable to Lyme Regis and all facilities but in a quiet lane tucked away. Short drive from Axminster and Seaton. Ideal Jurassic coast location. Lovely cottage, fully stocked with all kitchen utensils and cleaning products, dvds, books and cds. Good wifi. Very comfortable bed and excellent shower room. Very clean (almost like new) and beautifully presented. Rosemary was a fantastic host with a wealth of local knowledge and the welcome pack was very tasty. We will definitely be returning.

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Liked best: The cottage itself - soooo cute and cosy. Great for rejuventating.
Liked least: No complaints - everything was great.
Travelling group: Spouse/Partner
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Management Response
27 Apr 2016
Thanks so much for reviewing us. You're very welcome back anytime. best wishes, R
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826nicola
Kent, United Kingdom
Level 2 Contributor
6 reviews
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
“Wonderful”
Reviewed February 21, 2016 for a stay in January 2016

A lovely relaxing stay in an idyllic spot. Thoroughly recommended! Comfortable accommodation and very friendly unobtrusive host.

Travelling group: Spouse/Partner
Would you recommend this hotel to a friend?   Yes.
Was this review helpful? Yes
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Management Response
27 Apr 2016
Thanks so much for taking time to review. Hope you'll have happy memories of your stay in Lyme . best wishes, R
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teresa_wa...
Nympsfield, United Kingdom
Level 3 Contributor
15 reviews
6 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
“Perfect Romantic and Relaxing Getaway!”
Reviewed January 3, 2016 for a stay in January 2016

We stayed at Little Roost over New Year, looking for some "chill out" time after the Christmas festivities. It was a lovely location, very cosy, comfortable and close to local attractions. Absolutely everything we needed was in the cottage - perfect in every way. We felt completely relaxed, with batteries fully recharged by the end of our stay. Ideal location for River Cottage HQ, where we sampled their amazing Midwinter Feast. We hope to return to try out the local walks when the rain has stopped!

Travelling group: Spouse/Partner
Would you recommend this hotel to a friend?   Yes.
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Management Response
4 Jan 2016
Lovely to meet you and great to hear you had a relaxing time, enjoyed feasting at River Cottage and seeing in the New Year in lovely Lyme Regis. Thanks for coming to stay and hope to see you again. Best wishes, Rose and Duncan
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dsb12345
London, United Kingdom
Level 1 Contributor
3 reviews
3 hotel reviews
“Amazing!”
Reviewed January 3, 2016 for a stay in December 2015

Little Roost is perfect; easy to find, welcoming service, very comfortable, tidy, charmingly decorated - with relaxing and beautiful local walking routes nearby recommended by Rosemary. Thank you so much - we loved our stay in your lovely cottage!

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Travelling group: Spouse/Partner
Would you recommend this hotel to a friend?   Yes.
Recommended for:
Friends getaway Older travelers
Families with young children People with pets
  • Was the property as advertised?
  • Would you recommend the location of this property?
  • Was it a good value for the price paid?
  • Did the property offer wi-fi/internet access?
  • Was your security deposit returned on time?
Was this review helpful? Yes
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC
Management Response
4 Jan 2016
Great that you enjoyed the local winter walks and chose to celebrate New Year in lovely Lyme Regis. Hope to see you again one day. Best wishes for 2016.
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