Located in Beaminster, Dorset
A-Loft is a first-floor apartment in Beaminster, Dorset and can sleep two people in one bedroom.
- Sleeps: 2
- Bedrooms: 1
- Bathrooms: 1
- Pet Friendly: No
A-Loft is a contemporary first-floor apartment resting in the town of Beaminster in Dorset. There is one king-size bedroom in the property with an en-suite shower room, sleeping up to two guests. The bedroom is accompanied by an open-plan living space with a kitchen, dining area and sitting area. Outside you can find off-road parking for one car, and a roof garden with furniture overlooking the town. A-Loft is the perfect choice for your romantic retreat to Dorset.
Sitting at the centre of the desirable small town of Beaminster, enveloped by the wonders of Dorset's designated Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty, is this enchanting, first-floor apartment; A-Loft. In the perfect position for exploring both the coast and countryside of southwest England, not forgetting the spectacle of the Jurassic Coast, it makes a wonderful base for visiting the area with your loved one.
Begin your retreat within the open-plan living space, hosting everything you could need for a self-catered stay, here you can settle down on the snug sofa in front of the television and truly relax. Head over to the kitchen area, conveniently split over two sections with the impressive windows breaking up the space to let in an abundance of natural light, here you can find all the essentials to prepare a romantic meal, the dining table at the centre of the room being the perfect spot to toast to a wonderful retreat. Carry your conversations out onto your own little roof garden, with its view of the church and hills beyond it’s the perfect place for a morning coffee or a sunset cocktail. Take a refreshing rinse in the shower room with its stylish touches making this spot a true haven to unwind in before catching up on your rest in the comfortable king-size bedroom.
Begin your days by stepping outside and soaking in the atmosphere of Beaminster; sitting above The Trading Post vegetarian café, you'll have no trouble in finding the perfect place to enjoy a delicious breakfast or lunch.
Nearby, you’ll find friendly pubs as well as two excellent restaurants, the award winning Brassica and The Olerod, which occupies a 14th-century country house and is described as ‘a foodie bolthole’. Explore the town's square, a Conservation Area with its charming Grade II listed buildings. Buy locally produced food from The Village Bakery and the town’s independent greengrocer and take your time browsing in a select few interior design and gift shops.
If you're visiting in the summer months, be sure to spend some time at the town's bustling music and arts festival, showcasing national and local talent, it's well worth a visit. For a day out head to the nearby market town of Bridport to hunt for a bargain at the twice-weekly antique and vintage market. Or visit the coast at West Bay, a small and picturesque harbour, which offers visitors a beautiful beach with magnificent golden sandstone cliffs.
For a more action-packed adventure explore more of the surrounding AONB and the Jurassic Coast, a true marvel to be seen, this natural World Heritage Site is the only one of its kind in England and home to 185 million years of history. Go fossil hunting at Charmouth, visit the home of the famous Victorian fossil hunter, Mary Anning, at pretty Lyme Regis or drive along the coast road to Abbotsbury and see the geological marvel of Chesil Beach laid out before you.
A-Loft is the perfect base for a romantic retreat in the heart of Dorset, at any time of year.
- Gas central heating
- Electric double oven and gas hob, microwave, fridge/freezer, TV and WiFi
- Fuel and power included in rent
- Bed linen and towels included in rent
- Off-road parking for one small car
- Roof garden with seating
- Sorry, no pets and no smoking
- Shop and pub within 100 metres Note: Adults only
- Please note: No bookings from overseas
Beaminster is a small, picturesque town in the heart of West Dorset's Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty. The town has many local artists living here. In fact, the Beaminster Festival held in late June celebrates local artists and much more. Beaminster has two supermarkets, craft shops, and a cafe. Natural beauty is all around this town and an array of walks to explore either by foot or by bike. If you prefer to try something a little more unusual, explore the area in the company of Llamas or Donkey Walking Adventures. Mapperton House and Gardens is not only beautiful but is also free to RHS members. It lies just a short distance away and is a great day out. It is no stranger to featuring in films, you may have seen it in Daphne Du Maurier's "Rebecca". Famous faces you may see in the town include Martin Clunes who has now been a resident of the area for many years.