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ACORNS, private Hot Tub, WiFi, SHORT BREAKS, Nr River Cottage HQ & Lyme Regis.

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1 bedroom
1 bathroom
2 guests
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Acorns is a Winner in The 2017 Trip Advisor World Top Ten Travellers' Choice for Mid Range Holiday Rental * Acorns Garden Apartment: quiet, private setting * Sleeps 2 adults, quality furnishings, brass bed * 2019 'Safe, Clean & Legal' Accreditation from Quality in Tourism * Free unlimited fibre optic Wi Fi & 43' Smart TV/DVD * PRIVATE HOT TUB with mood lighting for your use only * Refreshments on arrival * Short Breaks year round * Ideal for romantic breaks, mini moons & honeymoons * Close to sea at Lyme Regis * Close to River Cottage HQ Cookery & Events * Close to Hix Restaurant in Lyme Regis * On The World Heritage Jurassic Coast * Walking distance to local pub & bus stop * Proven Eco credentials OUTSIDE * Own Eco 14 jet Private Hot Tub with multi mood lighting * Set at constant 38c p...Acorns is a Winner in The 2017 Trip Advisor World Top Ten Travellers' Choice for Mid Range Holiday Rental * Acorns Garden Apartment: quiet, private setting * Sleeps 2 adults, quality furnishings, brass bed * 2019 'Safe, Clean & Legal' Accreditation from Quality in Tourism * Free unlimited fibre optic Wi Fi & 43' Smart TV/DVD * PRIVATE HOT TUB with mood lighting for your use only * Refreshments on arrival * Short Breaks year round * Ideal for romantic breaks, mini moons & honeymoons * Close to sea at Lyme Regis * Close to River Cottage HQ Cookery & Events * Close to Hix Restaurant in Lyme Regis * On The World Heritage Jurassic Coast * Walking distance to local pub & bus stop * Proven Eco credentials OUTSIDE * Own Eco 14 jet Private Hot Tub with multi mood lighting * Set at constant 38c perfect in any weather. * Large cantilever 2.7m x 2.7x umbrella for rain or shine * Enclosed private garden & terrace * Garden furniture, summer loungers, sensor lighting * Ample well lit safe private parking * Electric car charger type 2 * Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty INSIDE * 1 bedroom fully equipped, quality furnishings, ground floor apartment * Every appliance & convenience thought of for you LARGE HEATED CONSERVATORY * 3 seater Sofa, Roberts Radio, blinds, * Breakfast table * French doors to large terrace * Ceiling Fan and cool air fans SITTING ROOM * 43' SMART DVD/TV, DVDs, * Local info, books, board games, maps * Leather 3 seater recliner sofa, flame effect wall fire * Snuggle blanket, cool air fan KITCHEN DINER * Every appliance & fully equipped with quality utensils * Dish washer,washer drier, microwave, cooker, fridge freezer * Quooker and Coffee machine with pod selection * Useful items i.e. loo rolls, kitchen roll, foil, herbs, cooking & olive oil * Eco washing up liquid, dish washer & laundry liquid provided * Polycarbonated glasses for Hot Tub * Picnic cool box, ice blocks, picnic utensils, blanket. * Table and chairs, kitchen TV * French doors to kitchen patio BEDROOM * Double sized brass bed, sofa, TV, alarm clock radio * All linen, robes, slippers, towels * Iron & board, hair drier, laundry basket, clothes horse, * Torch & High Viz jacket for walk to pub * Umbrella, spare blanket & sheet, cool air fan * Hot tub towels, slippers, hair grip, tong mat, hair drier * Electronic Velux ceiling blind & window BATHROOM * Rainfall shower and Slipper Bath * 2 heated towel rails, towels * Eco Toiletries, bubble bath & 2 loo rolls YOUR HOST * Host Joy, a true local & font of local knowledge available 24/7 * Multi Award Winning USEFUL INFORMATION * Hot tubs are great to use any time of year, set at 38c * Good unlimited fibre optic wi fi * See our similar property The Retreat Cottage on this listing. * Discount pass at property for River Cottage Canteen * Discount pass at property for Hix Fish House * Pub that serves food 3 minutes walk from property, torches provided * Delivery from local curry & pizza restaurants available * Delivery of flowers and champagne from licensed florist available * Delivery of gourmet crab hampers & champagne available * Delivery of online shopping for after your arrival available * Spare swim wear available if you forget yours * High Viz vest and torches provided for walk to pub * All relative H&S, Fire Safety, Hot Tub HSE criteria, Food Hygiene Certificate, PAT Tested Electrical safety adhered to. * Fire extinguishers, blanket, smoke, heat, Carbon Monoxide Alarms. * Correct Insurance in place for guests' peace of mind * Eco friendly, solar power, eco products used, wildlife & habitat care. * I am a professional business of some 20 years standing with numerous professional hospitality Awards. Book with me with confidence. Milk, tea & biscuits on arrival. Regret no pets or children. Smoking outside only. *please note some food & drink in photographs is purely for advertorial purposes More
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About the Owner
Joy R
Languages spoken:English
Response Rate:100%
Response Time:Within a few hours
Listed Since:January 2010
Interaction with guests
Property key safe box code for access and directions which you must bring with you made available to you in your booking area. I am your host: Joy & invariably present to meet, greet and show you the property and how the Hot Tub works and share my wealth of local information with you. Milk, tea & biscuits on arrival. Please remove any fake tan or spray tan before arrival as it spoils the water and stains the Hot Tub. I am available 24/7 for any query. Regret no pets. Adult only. *please note some food & drink in photographs is purely for advertorial purposes. *please note if reading historic reviews there is no longer a breakfast basket - which is reflected in the reduced tariff for new bookings made since 1.5.18
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Reviewed 2 days ago

A lovely place for a couple, with everything you need. Handy location for Lyme Regis & Axminster. Plus a warm welcome from Joy

Date of stay: July 2019
Thank Billabong2000
Go58989838981, VR Owner at ACORNS, private Hot Tub, WiFi, SHORT BREAKS, Nr River Cottage HQ & Lyme Regis., responded to this reviewResponded today

Fabulous! Thank you! Joy

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Stayed here for four nights while holidaying in Devon/Dorset. Acorns is a beautiful place and is much bigger than the photos show. We couldn't believe we had such a place all to ourselves. Clean and tidy with lots of little extra touches and the hot...More

Date of stay: June 2019
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Go58989838981, VR Owner at ACORNS, private Hot Tub, WiFi, SHORT BREAKS, Nr River Cottage HQ & Lyme Regis., responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Wowser Wowser! Thank you so much for your lovely lines. I'm delighted you had such a good stay and nice weather too! Thank you so much for taking the time to write such lovely lines. See you again! Joy

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Reviewed 2 June 2019

This was our 8th time staying at joys beautiful accommodation , superb in every way and can’t wait to return.

Date of stay: May 2019
Thank manxhare
Go58989838981, VR Owner at ACORNS, private Hot Tub, WiFi, SHORT BREAKS, Nr River Cottage HQ & Lyme Regis., responded to this reviewResponded 3 June 2019

And it was fabulous to see you both again! Thank you for being my Number 1 guests! Joy xxxxxxxxx

Reviewed 15 May 2019

A little hidden gem only 3 miles from Lyme Regis. If your looking for somewhere to just get away from it all then The Acorns (or Retreat) at Hedgehog Corner are the perfect place to do just that. When you arrive you will be welcomed...More

Date of stay: May 2019
Thank Grantoes
Go58989838981, VR Owner at ACORNS, private Hot Tub, WiFi, SHORT BREAKS, Nr River Cottage HQ & Lyme Regis., responded to this reviewResponded 18 May 2019

That's perfect! Thank you so much for your lovely review and yes, you are quite right, I'm invariably around to show guests around on arrival, with a smile, show you how to use the hot tub and disappear leaving you to enjoy your property. Thank...More

Reviewed 3 May 2019 via mobile

We visited Acorns at Hedgehog corner to celebrate our 10th wedding anniversary. It was the perfect place to relax and unwind. The cottage is beautiful, well kept and very clean- every little detail is thought of. Joy and her husband were very welcoming and friendly...More

Date of stay: April 2019
Thank Tanya B
Go58989838981, VR Owner at ACORNS, private Hot Tub, WiFi, SHORT BREAKS, Nr River Cottage HQ & Lyme Regis., responded to this reviewResponded 3 May 2019

Thank you so much for your 5 star review which is fantastic to read. I'm delighted you enjoyed your stay. I chuckled you gave me a husband! Just in case my friends ever read this review I'd better point out they haven't missed out on...More

Amenities
Pets Allowed: No
Smoking Allowed: No
Kid Friendly: No
DVD Player
Refrigerator
Washer
Safe
Outdoor Dining Area
Towels Provided
Private Garden
There Is A Golf Course Within 30 Mins Drive
Golf Course Is On Site Or Within 15 Mins Walk
Books
Ceiling Fans
Hairdryer
TV
Rural/Countryside Retreats
Linens Provided
There Are Tennis Courts Nearby
Secure Parking
Horse Riding Nearby
Internet Access
Toaster
Staffed Property
Cooker
Short Term Rentals (4 Days Or Fewer)
Fishing Nearby
Local Guides/Maps
Hot Tub
Alarm Clock
Central Heating
Dryer
Dishwasher
Freezer
Cable/satellite TV
Soap/Shampoo Provided
Iron
Beach Or Lakeside Relaxation
Hiking Trips
Microwave
Balcony
Wi-Fi
Kettle
Watersports Nearby
Terrace
Patio
Deck
Fireplace
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About the neighbourhood
Lots to see and do. The perfect place to stay for visiting River Cottage or Lyme Regis. On our doorstep is the sea side town of Lyme Regis is famous for fossil hunting. Experts take out fossil hunting walks from Lyme Regis and nearby Charmouth. Pretty beach huts on the historic Monmouth Beach at Lyme and an area of sandy beach by the historic Cobb. You can while away the hours in the old town of Lyme with its Mill and enchanting back streets full of fascinating shops including the Micro Brewery to the art Galleries. Lyme Regis is the perfect place for a family holiday. The area is a foodies paradise with Mark Hix Fish House also in Lyme Regis and just 3 minutes drive away and TV chef Hugh Fearnley Whittingstall's River Cottage for meals and events is just 3 minutes drive from Goo...
Getting around
Walking: Maps with walking information for the Jurassic Coast and South West Coastal Path and information on local area provided at property Bus: The Jurassic Coaster the X51 & X51: from local train station at Axminster, stops at end of our road at the local pub. 3 minutes to walk to local bus stop with buses twice an hour to local seaside resort of Lyme Regis (10 mins on bus). Car: Local town maps of Lyme Regis & Axminster at the property detailing car parks. Taxi: book in advance: Terry’s Taxi Uplyme, Matt’s Cab Lyme Regis Train station 5 minutes drive toAxminster, which links to city of Exeter (40 minutes on train) London 2.45 hours away. Planes: Exeter Airport is 45 minutes drive from the property.
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