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Harbour Heights Cottage

(Ref. 1106543)

Lyme Regis, Dorset Show on map


Sykes rating

  • 4 Guests

  • 2 Bedrooms

  • 2 Bathrooms

  • Pets No


  • Off road parking
  • Ground floor bedroom
  • Garden / Patio
  • Pub/shop < 1 mile
  • Washing machine
  • Dishwasher
  • Seaside
  • Broadband / WiFi

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  • lovely (5)
  • location (4)
  • spacious (4)

17 Customer Reviews

  • "Superb property."

    Very modern, spacious and well equipped. Excellent location with stunning views and local pubs in easy reach on foot. Highly recommend.

    Reviewed by Jacqueline5.0Mar 2024

  • "Would help to have handrail down steps to property."

    A sign directing you to property. Found settees very uncomfortable. Apart from above it was a Fabulous property with amazing views to harbour and cobb. Everything in kitchen you could need and lovely welcome pack.. Very clean and lovely and warm. Overall would highly recommend.

    Reviewed by Jacqueline4.4Mar 2024

  • "Superb accommodation with fabulous views."

    Would recommend to anyone.

    Reviewed by Mike5.0Mar 2024

  • "Lovely property and good location with wonderful views."

    A few points to address:- 1) Check-in should be at least an hour earlier - 4pm far too late. 2). No bin or instructions to dispose of food waste. Both external bins say ‘no food waste’ 3). For cost of rental a TV should be provided in bedrooms.

    Thanks for your comments. The property is on a commercial rubbish collection scheme where all rubbish is put into one container and the contents is separated at the recycling depot. We hope you enjoyed your stay. The Lyme Bay Team Property Owner

    Reviewed by Brian4.4Oct 2023

  • "A lovely stay as normal."

    However two things 1. staying for the length of time we do and using both bedrooms we are concerned on the amount of space taken up in cupboards and wardrobes with spare bedding etc. Could this be reduced as we find ourselves living partially out of our cases. 2. When it rains at night the noise from the downpipe just outside the main bedroom is awful and we have to resort to stuffing a hand brush up the lower part of the downpipe to reduce the noise so we can sleep. Your thoughts on these 2 areas would be advantageous to us and I am sure to many of your other guests.

    Thank you for your comments. We will take a look at the down pipe and the storage. We hope you enjoyed your stay. The Lyme Bay Team Property Owner

    Reviewed by Doug4.7Oct 2023

  • "The property is wonderfully positioned, is excellently designed and appointed."

    It is totally let down by it being dirty and poorly maintained.

    The cottage is a modern construction and is well maintained by the owner. Our Housekeeping Team will look into your comment about the cleanliness levels. The Lyme Bay Team Property Owner

    Reviewed by Douglas2.2Sep 2023

  • "Pleased that there was blinds provided this year."

    The wash hand basin waste has still not been cleaned out and so doesn’t run away properly. Could do with lights down the path leading to and from the property to the gate as unless you have a torch you cannot see after an evening out. Pity that the property isn’t available until after 4.00pm as the first day of the holiday is basically gone.

    Reviewed by Glynis3.4Sep 2023

  • "Beautiful property, well situated and glorious views."

    Stayed in Lyme many times over the last 10 years and this is the best accommodation we have had. Spacious, well furnished and everything we needed. Will come again.

    Reviewed by Dorothy5.0Jul 2023

  • "Modern and spacious property with superb views"

    Reviewed by Jennifer5.0May 2023

  • "We had a very good stay."

    We have booked to visit again. We received wonderful service from Michaela-Jayne. She responded to all our inquires with efficiency and kindness.

    Reviewed by Douglas5.0Mar 2023

  • "We would like to have had another cutting board."

    We used the one under the toaster when we weren't using the toaster, but it would have been handy to have another one. We didn't want to damage the beautiful kitchen worksurface. Similarly, there was nothing to put hot pans on when we took them out of the oven, so we had to improvise. The place was beautifully clean - we absolutely loved it. Thank you.

    Reviewed by Elizabeth5.0Jan 2023

  • "Location is superb."

    The property has amazing views that you can enjoy from the comfort of the sofa or the main bedroom. We were there in November and it was lovely to snuggle up on the sofa and watch the waves crashing over the Cobb. Parking is just behind the property and, within minutes, we could walk to both the beach and the high street. The property is well equipped and spacious with great outdoor space.

    Reviewed by Kimberly5.0Nov 2022

  • "Perfect in every way."

    Really appreciated handwash with all sinks, dishwasher and laundry tablets and tassimo pods to try. So often, things like this are not provided so thank you very much

    Reviewed by Scott5.0Oct 2022

  • "Fantastic location and had a great holiday."

    However there were a few of problems. The door going into the main bathroom has fallen on the hinges and is scrapping on the floor and is very difficult to open/close and it has been like it for sometime because you can see the damage on the floor tiles. We tried to shimmy around the door all week so as not to cause further damage The bed mattress in the main bedroom needs replacing. Also not all the saucepans work on that hob.

    Reviewed by Elaine4.4Sep 2022

  • "The property was lovely and offered us a perfect place to enjoy Lyme."

    The facilities at the property were also excellent. Unfortunately we did experience a few problems and this is where things were let down - this isn’t the fault of the property owner. We had a number of issues that I tried to raise with the holiday company but all apart from the wasps nest in the roof above the patio door were ignored - and this took a few days despite the website saying 24/7 support. The very slow running drainage from the bathroom sinks has clearly been raised by other visitors but has not been addressed. The skylight catches a lot of flies in spider webs - these then regularly drop on the island which makes eating and food prep there a risky and unpleasant business. Clearly these are not vacuumed in between stays which would have addressed the issue. The general cleaning also had some issues with crumbs and bits in the rugs and we cleaned the place on our first full day to address this. We were also relaxing on Saturday morning and a maintenance person decided to try and let themselves into the property - no knocking. Fortunately we had a key in the door which meant they had to knock. I found this a gross invasion of privacy. It was just to change over a kettle despite us having a working one. To put this into context, a few years ago we stayed at the property behind and our young son had left his favourite DVD in the apartment. The holiday company would not contact the following holidaymakers as they said it would be an unacceptable intrusion into their holiday, but somehow it was deemed OK to just attempt to walk in to an occupied holiday let! Again this complaint was ignored. We had a few other small issues, all of which I raised on multiply occasions and all of which were ignored. It also took a few weeks to get our holiday deposit back which took chasing. We have been staying at properties booked through Lyme Bay Holidays for nearly 20 years and were extremely disappointed by the lack of response to our numerous concerns. It was hardly a cheap holiday and I have no doubt the owner of the property is charged a sizeable management fee that they may wish to question.

    Reviewed by Paul4.4Jul 2022

  • "Needs blinds in main area."

    We had builders working next door and we had no privacy, also as garden path is shared. Basin in bathroom needs U bend cleaning to allow water to clear freely.

    Reviewed by Glynis3.8Jul 2022

  • "We thoroughly enjoyed our stay at Harbour Heights Cottage, the accommodation was clean, well equipped and of an excellent standard."

    The view across the bay and the harbour was wonderful and we appreciated the provision of comfortable patio furniture when the weather was good enough to sit outside. The walk into the town along the seafront was pleasant and being able to access the Cobb and beaches was simple as Harbour Heights Cottage has such a good position.

    Reviewed by Mary5.0Jun 2022

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This property is part of the Lyme Bay Holidays collection.
Lyme Bay Holidays are a large, friendly, local agency established for over 40 years. Specialising in the area surrounding Lyme Regis on the Dorset and Devon border, they cover much of the World Heritage Coast as well as some stunning countryside and attractive market towns and villages.


  • Single-storey
  • Two bedrooms: 2 x super-king-size with zip-link (can be set up as twin on request)
  • Bathroom with bath, walk-in shower, basin and WC
  • Shower-room with walk-in shower, basin and WC
  • Open-plan living area with kitchen, dining area and sitting area
  • Utility
  • Underfloor heating
  • Fan oven, induction hob, microwave, washing machine, tumble dryer, dishwasher, coffee machine, hairdryer
  • TV, Blu-Ray DVD player, Bluetooth speaker, radio, WiFi
  • Fuel and power inc. in rent
  • Bed linen and towels inc. in rent
  • Off-road parking for 2 cars
  • Patio with raised terrace and furniture with steps leading to Marine Parade
  • Sorry, no pets and no smoking
  • Shop 0.1 miles, pub 0.1 miles
  • Note: This property does not accept children under 10
  • Note: The bed in bedroom 1 and 2 is a super king size zip/link, if you require this to be twin beds, please contact us to advise
  • Note: There are steps which descend from the parking space to the cottage

The property

Rising above Lyme Regis beach with a view to the stunning sea, this beautiful single-storey contemporary house creates the perfect holiday home for exploring Lyme Regis, Dorset.

With two bedrooms, stunning living spaces and a garden, Harbour Heights Cottage is great for a family or group of adults looking to explore the Jurassic coast.

Upon arrival park off-road and be greeted by this fantastic wood panelled property, situated with a fantastic view of the beach.

Enter into an open-plan living area that will simply take your breath away, with two sets of sliding doors capturing the beautiful view and drawing in seas of natural light.

Wooden flooring stretches throughout this contemporary space where you will find stylish leather sofas making up a sitting area and a glass dining table with leather chairs, and there are additional dining spaces along an attractive bar space and desk beside a fantastic kitchen teeming with amenities to cater to your culinary needs and you will be inspired to create a heart-warming meal, and you will simply love this opulent room which creates a social space for all guests to enjoy.

Two super-king-size beds offer a space to relax in as the evening wears on, with zip-links, and so can be set up as a twin room on request, both with crisp white décor, wooden flooring and storage and blue feature walls, and one has a full-length sliding door with access to the patio outside, and a contemporary bathroom with brown tiles offers to soak the sand from your hair before you get cosy.

Outside you will find a fantastic garden with extensive views of the bay and towering Jurassic cliffs, and there is a patio area where you can enjoy a glass of your favourite beverage as the sun sets beside the ocean.

The local area of Lyme Regis is simply perfect for a seaside holiday, with extensive pebble and sand beaches where you can enjoy a stroll in the salty air before searching for fossils amongst the rocky shores or trying out wild swimming in the harbour.

Visit Langmoor and Lister Gardens or the Lyme Regis Marine museum for a great day out before finding out about the history of the local area in one of the two museums.

The town centre is teeming with wonderful eateries for you to try out, with so many pubs, restaurants and cafes selling home-made food and local produce, that you will simply be spoilt for choice.

Explore the wonders of the Jurassic coast with a stay at the fantastic Harbour Heights Cottage.

Note: This property has a Good Housekeeping bond of £50.

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About the location


Charmouth 3 miles; Axminster 6 miles; Bridport 10 miles; Sidmouth 16 miles.

The delightful seaside town of Lyme Regis has much to offer its visitors, boasting a maze of narrow streets filled with craft and antique shops, galleries and cafes. Take a stroll along the world-famous Cobb causeway overlooking the ancient harbour, where fishing trips can be enjoyed, or try your hand at fossil hunting in the area. The scenic coastal path offers excellent walking opportunities and spectacular views of the stunning Jurassic coast, whilst the gently shelving sands and sparkling waters of Lyme Bay provide the perfect place in which to relax and unwind. A holiday destination to savour!

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Note: This property does not accept children under 10. Note: The bed in bedroom 1 and 2 is a super king size zip/link, if you require this to be twin beds, please contact us to advise
Note: There are steps which lead from the parking spaces down to the property

This property offers the following short breaks:

  • Winter
  • Off-season
  • Last minute
  • Christmas