Located in West Lulworth, Dorset
A thatched cottage in the picturesque village of West Lulworth. This cottage has three bedrooms and can sleep five people.
- Sleeps: 5
- Bedrooms: 3
- Bathrooms: 2
- Pet Friendly: 1
Forge Cottage is a beautiful thatched cottage in the village of West Lulworth, close to the Dorset coast. The cottage has a wood-burning stove in the sitting room and a large fully fitted kitchen with dining area. The cottage has three bedrooms, 1 x double, 1 x twin and 1 x single. There is a shower room on the ground floor and a family bathroom on first floor. To the rear of the property is a lawned garden with furniture and off road parking for two cars. Forge Cottage in West Lulworth is perfect for your family holiday, close to Lulworth Cove and Durdle Door.
Forge Cottage is one of two properties at this wonderful and very popular location just a few minutes walk to beautiful Lulworth Cove. West Lulworth makes for an ideal base for a traditional Dorset coastal holiday. With local pubs and restaurants to choose from just a short walk away 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 and the Swanage Steam Railway are just a short drive away.
The accommodation at Forge Cottage comprises of a sitting room with log burner, TV and WiFi. The kitchen/diner comes well equipped with a range style oven with gas hob, microwave, fridge. freezer, dishwasher, washing machine and farmhouse dining table with seating for seven. A shower room with double shower, basin and toilet rounds off the ground floor. Up to the first floor are three bedrooms arranged as a double, a twin and a single. A bathroom with 'P' shaped bath with shower over, hand basin and toilet serves the bedrooms. A cot, highchair and stairgate can be provided upon request.
Outside is a rear garden complete with furniture. There is off-road parking for two cars (bays measures 3m x 5m depth). Your fuel, power, bed linen and towels are all included in the price. Forge Cottage accepts one well-behaved dog.
- Gas central heating
- Range style oven and gas hob, microwave, Dishwasher, Nespresso Machine
- Fridge, freezer, washing machine
- Bose Sound Speaker Dock
- Fuel and power included in rent
- Bed linen and towels included in rent
- Cot, highchair and stairgate are available
- Off-road parking for two cars (bays measures 3m x 5m depth)
- Garden furniture
- Welcomes one well-behaved dog
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.