Local Area

West Bay, near Bridport

Known as the Jurassic Coast – this area is well known for its scenic walks along the coastal paths with beautiful picturesque scenery.

Opposite we have West Bexington takes you to Chesil Beach which is renowned for its mackerel fishing and also its nature reserve.  Chesil Beach runs from Portland to West Bay.

Local Informational Websites:

Bridport and West Bay

Visit Dorset

Bridport Radio

Places to Explore around West Dorset

Abbotsbury sub-tropical Gardens & Swannery  3 miles away, it is worth a visit to these beautiful gardens, the enchanted illuminations are well worth a visit.  Also the Swannery where you can see the cygnets hatching and walk amongst a  colony of mute swans and help to feed the swans between 12 and 4pm daily.

Hardy’s Cottage, one of the many National Trust Properties in the area, is an 1800s cottage where Hardy grew up – amongst a history of smuggling and intrigue.

Bridport & West Dorset Golf Club is 5 minutes away

Bridport is a 15 minute drive – a busy market town with markets on Wednesday and Saturday. Dorchester also has a market on Wednesday and Prince Charles’s Poundbury has a wonderful Farmers Market on the first Saturday of each month.

West Bexington/Chesil Beach  excellent fishing spot - less than 1 mile away

If you have something special in mind do ask – Telephone: 01308 897250/898328 or email