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The Harbourside Apartment

West Bay, Dorset, DT6 4EW (Ref. 1078822)



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  • Icon/Feature/Off-road parking Off road parking
  • Icon/Feature/Shop Pub/shop < 1 mile
  • Icon/Feature/Washing machine Washing machine
  • Icon/Feature/By the sea Seaside
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1 Customer Review(s)

  • Ms Sheridan

    “Apartment very comfortable, parking space constricted but very useful.”

    Great walks, West Bay very dog friendly. Would like to have been able to leave dog in her sleeping crate to enjoy a restaurant meal. It was a brilliant week.

    Great walks, West Bay very dog friendly. Would like to have been able to leave dog in her sleeping crate to enjoy a restaurant meal. It was a brilliant week.

    - Ms Sheridan, September 2021

About the property

Based in the beautiful West Bay Harbour, part of the stunning Jurassic Coastline, this charming first-floor apartment is set just back from the beach.

Sleeping four guests and with all amenities within easy reach, The Harbourside Apartment is in a wonderful spot for your next retreat, within this Dorset Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty.

The property boasts a contemporary feel, painted throughout in a beautiful Farrow and Ball colour palette.

The kitchen is fully equipped so you can take advantage of a self-catering holiday.

The lounge/dining room boasts views to the Harbour and consists of contemporary designer furniture, WIFI enabled Smart TV as well as traditional board games to make the most of your time away.

The property has two large double bedrooms with a great amount of storage space for guests to unpack; one is a double, the other can either be a king or a twin to allow for flexible sleeping arrangements.

The bathroom has a bath and a shower where you take a long soak or wash away the sand from the day.

Outside there is an allocated parking space for one car in a secure spot by the holiday home right next to the beach.

Just a stone's throw away from the picturesque harbour and the golden beaches is the Famous West Bay Cliffs, known as “The Gateway To The Jurassic Coast”, you are in the perfect spot for amazing scenic dog walks, as well as sea fishing, golf, fossil hunting and boat trips.

If you are travelling with young children West Bay offers a great opportunity for traditional seaside activities including spending an hour or two catching crabs in the harbour, or hire a boat on the boating lake, the tiny arcade offers the best of the penny falls and there is also a wonderful and safe play park for all ages just near to the apartment.

West Bay and the local area is a foodie’s paradise with some great local restaurants and bars; unsurprisingly if you love Seafood you are in for a treat!

There are plenty of lovely places for afternoon tea and more formal restaurants if you are looking to celebrate something special, not to mention the obligatory seaside fish and chips.

Nearby Bridport has plenty of stores selling local produce and an array of supermarkets for all your self-catering needs.

Nearby you can play a round of golf, or head in land to Bridport where you can enjoy strolling around the market twice a week,or visit the Alleyways full of Antiques and curiosities.

Further along the stunning coastline, you can explore the popular seaside town of Lyme Regis, of the less well know but equally beautiful bays of Eype, Seatown and Burton Bradstock.

Lyme Regis hosts the famous Cobb and several Michelin stared restaurants.

If fossils are the reason you’ve headed to the Jurassic Coast then Charmouth Beach is where you need to head, join a fossil tour if you want to ensure a great find!

Whether you are just looking for fresh air and great walks or the adrenaline of the Lymebay Rib Charter, West Bay nestled in the heart of the breath-taking Dorset coast is the place to be and The Harbourside Apartment is the place to choose as your base to relax and explore.


  • First-floor apartment
  • Two bedrooms: 1 x double, 1 x twin (zip/link, can be a king-size on request)
  • Bathroom with bath, shower, basin and WC
  • Kitchen
  • Living/dining room with electric fire
  • Electric plug in radiators in all rooms and electric fire in the lounge
  • Electric Induction oven and hob, fridge, freezer, washing machine and wine fridge
  • Smart TV, WiFi
  • Fuel and power inc. in rent
  • Bed linen and towels inc. in rent
  • Allocated parking space for 1 car
  • One well behaved dog welcome
  • Sorry, no smoking
  • Shop, pub and beach 0.1 miles

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About the location


Bridport 1.5 miles; Lyme Regis 7 miles.

West Bay, fondly known as “The Gateway To The Dorset Jurassic Coast” and popularised by the TV series Broadchurch, lies close to the glorious sandstone cliffs of Golden Cap, at the western end of the dramatic pebbly Chesil Beach. This is a wonderful seaside location, perfect for family holidays, offering scenic walks along the South West Coastal Path, as well as ample opportunities to try your hand at sea fishing, golf, fossil hunting, boating. Visits the homes on Thomas Hardy and TE Lawrence, The Tank Museum at Bovington or the Naval Air Museum at Yeovil. Only 1.5 miles away is the vibrant market town of Bridport, featured in the TV series, River Cottage. The area holds plenty of attractions to suit the whole family! Just a short drive takes you to the picturesque seaside resort of Lyme Regis, the lovely sub-tropical gardens and swannery at Abbotsbury, or the golden sands of Weymouth. This wonderful location makes an ideal base for a great family holiday.

Region Information

This property offers the following short breaks:

  • Winter
  • Off-season
  • Last minute
  • Christmas