Located in West Lulworth, Dorset
This Grade II thatched cottage is in the village of West Lulworth in Dorset and can sleep 3 people in 2 bedrooms.
- Sleeps: 3
- Bedrooms: 2
- Bathrooms: 1
- Pet Friendly: 2
Little Ivy is a Grade II listed thatched cottage situated in the village of West Lulworth in Dorset moments from Unesco site Lulworth Cove. The cottage can sleep 3 people in 1 double and 1 single bedroom as well has a family bathroom. The rest of the cottage is made up of a kitchen/diner/sitting room with electric fire. To the outside of the cottage is off road parking for 1 car and a garden with furniture. Little Ivy will suit couples who will enjoy short walk to the Lulworth cove and pub.
Little Ivy is a pretty, 400-year-old, Grade II listed cottage set in the heart of West Lulworth. You are just seconds from the popular Castle Inn as well as seasonal offerings such as the ice cream shop and seafood shack you will have a good choice of where to eat out. You can enjoy the beach and explore the rock pools, go on a kayak tour or just take in the wonderful coastline and scenery. The walking and views that go with them are stunning and you can reach Durdle Door very easily, one of the south coasts most recognised landmarks. If you can drag yourself away the Tank Museum, Monkey World, Lulworth Castle and the Swanage Steam Railway are just a short drive away. All this can be enjoyed with the whole family as Little Ivy accepts up to two well-behaved dogs.
The accommodation at Little Ivy comprises of an open plan living area with sofa and armchair, TV, CD player and WiFi-enabled throughout. The kitchen and dining area has an electric oven and hob, fridge, freezer, washing machine, dining table and chairs for four. There are two bedrooms, a double and a single and a bathroom with a bath with handheld shower, basin and toilet. A cot can be provided upon request.
Outside is a garden complete with furniture. There is off-road parking for one small/medium size car. Your fuel, power, bed linen and towels are all included in the price.
- Gas central heating with electric fire, electric oven and hob, fridge, freezer, TV, CD, WiFi
- Fuel, power included in rent
- Bed linen and towels included in rent
- A cot is available
- Off-road parking for one small/medium car
- Garden with furniture
- Welcomes two well-behaved dogs
- Sorry, no smoking
- Pub 5 min, seasonal shop 10 min
- Beach 1 mile
- Lulworth Castle 3 miles
Lulworth is a quaint village with many traditional cottages. The village is full of shops and restaurants. Lulworth Cove is a horse-shoe shaped cove. The cove formed 10,000 years ago by the power of river and sea and is a pebble beach and very sheltered. Visit the Heritage Centre and learn about the smugglers. Taste the delights of a traditional Dorset fudge and sweetshop. Relax in the tea garden and ice cream parlour in the lane leading down to the cove. From here you are within walking distance of Durdle Door. Or, visit Durdle Door by boat. Lulworth has 3 pubs, The Castle Inn, Man O War which is dog friendly, and the Lulworth Cove Inn. The pubs are very popular in the summer months, so it would be advisable to phone ahead. The shingle beach at Durdle Door can shelve in places but the beach has excellent water quality. You will also find the ever-popular Durdle Door Ice Cream Kiosk. East Lulworth is a short 5-minute drive away or travel west and discover Ringstead.
Camp Bestival takes place at Lulworth Castle in East Lulworth every year from the end of July for 3 days. With face painting, bouncy castles to medieval jousting, there is plenty to do and see. There are four main stages for the music acts which are jam-packed over three days. There are DJ sets, comedy, theatre and shows, attractions and activities and plenty of food. If you are looking for a festival that is for all the family and diverse then look no further. Lulworth Castle is set in the stunning grounds of the Lulworth Estate. The historic castle, restored by English Heritage after a devastating fire, is open all year round. In the grounds, there are woodland walks and a children's playground. After, why not relax with a picnic while the kids play.