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Heaven

Beautiful Harbour and beaches. Quirky little Lyme Regis, the pearl of Dorset. It's just a shame... read more

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Heracat1234
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Axminster, United Kingdom
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A lovely harbour and so full of history.

We walked on The Cobb yesterday and got splashed by a large wave - it was really most enjoyable. I... read more

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DougieFowler
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Thornbury, United Kingdom
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All reviews meryl streep lovely walk french lieutenants harbour wall working harbour fishing boats waves crashing the lower level windy weather lovely view fish and chips golden cap sunny day watch the world walk along an ice cream visit to lyme regis
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Reviewed today via mobile

Beautiful Harbour and beaches. Quirky little Lyme Regis, the pearl of Dorset. It's just a shame there are so many people! Worth getting up early to avoid the throngs.

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Heracat1234
Reviewed yesterday

We walked on The Cobb yesterday and got splashed by a large wave - it was really most enjoyable. I particularly love the wide range of paving materials which show the ravages of me.

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank DougieFowler
Reviewed 1 week ago

Wow, what an amazing menu. All the menu clearly stated what was available gluten free I explained I could not eat dairy & soya too. I was told choose which GF option I wanted & then they could tell me if I could have it....More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank thejanestuckey
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

One has to stand out there doing the French Lieutenant's Woman stare, whilst the other takes the great photo, Then you have have puzzle over how the whole thing works and has protected the Harbour. Then you just stand together and it is romantic and...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank RetiredWazza
Reviewed 12 November 2018

We spent a lovely few hours wondering around The Cobb, our son loved running around on the beach and we walked along the beachfront with chips. Despite being very chilly, it was a lovely few hours for the family.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank 353beckyf
Reviewed 9 November 2018

The Cobb at Lyme Regis is a must see iconic landmark. Walk this historic harbour wall and recreate the scene where the character of Meryl Streep in the French Lieutenants Woman stands at the end of the Cobb looking out to sea.

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank travelator_9
Reviewed 9 November 2018

We visited in Autumn & were taken by this unusual harbour with its anchor & canon, as well as its theatre right on the waterfront. Definitely worth the detour to see, if only to picture Meryl Streep in The French Lieutenant's Woman!

Date of experience: November 2018
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Reviewed 7 November 2018

Lyme Cobb is a lovely harbour any time of year. In summer it is full of bustle but off season it is quiet and reflective. The views out to the cliffs are marvelous and the working fishing boats a reminder of a busy harbour. There...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Jeremy H
Reviewed 5 November 2018

Great place to saunter or sit and watch the world go by. Walk to the end of the harbour arm for a selfie and look at the fishing and other boats and visit the aquarium.

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank brianandpat2016
Reviewed 3 November 2018 via mobile

40 years on & it’s just as I remember it. Great views helped by the weather. Nice stroll to the end.. Picture postcard.

Date of experience: November 2018
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heather19mills
3 July 2018|
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Response from roycooper1 | Reviewed this property |
Lyme Regis has a number of car parks, long stay and short stay. Locations as follows: Broad Street/Cobb Gate (DT7 3QD) - 3 accessible spaces Charmouth Road (DT7 3DW) - 2 accessible spaces Holmbush (DT7 3LD) - 8 accessible... More
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Caroline W
31 December 2017|
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Response from saltford2015 | Reviewed this property |
There is parking down by the Cobb but it gets very full and its expensive. The main car park for lyme is at the top of the hill quite reasonable charges under a fiver all day, but gets very busy in the summer months when the... More
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Dawn B
7 September 2016|
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Response from LGBfund | Reviewed this property |
During the summer Dogs are not allowed on the beach... however, they can walk with you along the promenade
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