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“Lovely cosy cottage in fabulous location”
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Very good
15 reviews
Minnies Cottage
Minnies
The Living Area
Dinning Area
Main Bedroom
Second Bedroom
The back of the Cottage
The Back Garden
Alfresco Dinning
Chesil Beach from the Cliffs near the Cottage
West Bay
Fossil hunting
Sunset
The Cliffs at the Beach
Beach Walks
The Jurassic Coast
Sunset over Lyme Regis
Sunrise over West Bay
Lyme Regis
Freshly caught and cooked
The Beach near the cottage
Hive Cafe from the Beach
Lots of sea
More sea
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Cottage -
2 Bedrooms, 1 Bathroom, Sleeps 4
Burton Bradstock, Bridport, Dorset, England

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Very good - based on 15 reviews
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UK
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6 reviews
4 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
“Lovely cosy cottage in fabulous location”
Reviewed 31 October 2011 for a stay in October 2011

We stayed at Minnies in October. It is a lovely cosy cottage and full of character. Simon, the owner , was really helpful and we cannot fault the service he provided. The cottage is small, particularly downstairs as it is effectively just one room (kitchen, dining, living space) but we did not find it a problem at all even with our 2 young kids. The kitchen is well equipped with everything you could need. The village itself is very peaceful and friendly. During our walk there and back to the beach, everyone we came across chatted or said hello. We ate at the Anchor pub twice during our week at Minnie's. The food is fab! The current owners are leaving in a week's time so fingers crossed it stays as good as the pub is 5 minute walk from the cottage and is child friendly. If you stay here you must try the Hive Beach Cafe - amazing food too.

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Liked best: Location
Liked least: slightly worn
Travelling group: Family with Young Children
Would you recommend this hotel to a friend?   Yes.
Recommended for:
Older travelers Families with young children
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295 reviews
44 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 163 helpful votes
“A gem in the midst of an idyllic location”
Reviewed 22 July 2011 for a stay in July 2011
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The pictures provided do not do this cottage justice. It is located on a beautiful, quiet street lined with flower covered thatched cottages in Burton Bradstock. The lower level of the cottage is small, but very well equipped with clean utensils...and even a dishwasher. The back garden is lovely, and we enjoyed many morning coffees here as well as an evening meal, when we were not eating in the nearby pubs. The bedrooms upstairs were very comfortable, and my daughter loved the Lindt chocolates left on the pillow. The welcome back of Dorset cookies, coffee, tea and milk, was also greatly appreciated. We enjoyed lovely walks directly from this cottage to the coast and around the nearby countryside. Even when it rains here, the location is beautiful.

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Travelling group: Family with Teenagers
Your age range 35-49
Would you recommend this hotel to a friend?   Yes.
Recommended for:
Young singles Friends getaway
A romantic getaway Older travelers
Families with young children Families with teenagers
Tourists
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CEeaton
Farnham, United Kingdom
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4 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
“A home away from home!”
Reviewed 7 June 2011 for a stay in May 2011
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Beautiful cottage set in the most idyllic english country village. Served as a perfect long weekend destination as it gave us the location so we could visit the sights we wanted to visit, but at the same time the cottage was delightful to be in, so it didn't feel like we needed to stay away. When we were there it was very comfortable and certainly had everything we needed plus more. For me it is the little things that amount to a great rental cottage - the dishwasher tablets so you can use the dishwasher, the picnic gear for that spontaneous lunch out, a few herbs, clingfilm, tupperware containers. All those odds and ends you find yourself taking for granted whilst at home and needing when you are away. In my mind it sets this holiday rental as a huge notch above so many!

Simon the landlord couldn't have been more helpful during the booking process, and the guide they provide is great for getting to know the best local shops/amenities. They also now do have a travel cot and baby totseat feeding chair, so it means for parents of young children, its a welcome relief to have a few less things to pack in the car!

Overall a fantastic holiday cottage which we would have no reservation booking again or indeed recommending to family & friends.

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Location Cleanliness
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Travelling group: Family with Young Children
Your age range 35-49
Would you recommend this hotel to a friend?   Yes.
Recommended for:
Friends getaway A romantic getaway
Older travelers Families with young children
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London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 31 May 2011 for a stay in April 2011
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Travelling group: With Spouse/Partner
Your age range 25-34
Would you recommend this hotel to a friend?   Yes.
Recommended for:
Friends getaway A romantic getaway
Families with young children Families with teenagers
Tourists
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London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 22 May 2011 for a stay in April 2011

Value Rooms
Location Cleanliness
Check-in / front desk Service
Travelling group: Family with Young Children
Your age range 35-49
Would you recommend this hotel to a friend?   Yes.
Recommended for:
Friends getaway A romantic getaway
Older travelers Families with young children
Families with teenagers Tourists
Was this review helpful? Yes
This review is the subjective opinion of an individual traveller and not of TripAdvisor LLC nor of its partners.
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