Located in West Lulworth, Dorset
This thatched modern stone cottage is in the village of West Lulworth in Dorset and can sleep 5 people in 2 bedrooms.
- Sleeps: 5
- Bedrooms: 2
- Bathrooms: 2
- Pet Friendly: No
Little Forge is a thatched modern stone cottage situated in the village of West Lulworth in Dorset and benefits from a light interior with contemporary furnishings. The cottage can sleep 5 people in 1 double with en-suite shower and 1 double with single with en-suite bathroom. The rest of the cottage is made up of a kitchen, a diner/sitting room with an inglenook fireplace. To the outside of the cottage is off road parking for 2 cars and a patio area with furniture. Little Forge is a superb cottage for couples close to Jurassic Coastline.
Little Forge 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 Little Forge comprises of a sitting room/diner with wood burning stove, TV and WiFi-enabled throughout with dining table and seating for four. The kitchen is equipped with an electric oven and hob, microwave, fridge, freezer, dishwasher, washing machine as well as a range of accessories and utensils. There is a double bedroom on the ground floor with en suite shower, basin and toilet. On the first floor is the second bedroom with a double bed and a single as well as an en suite bathroom with bath, basin and toilet.
Outside is a patio area complete with table and chairs. There is tandem off road parking for two cars (bay measures 3m x 10m depth). Your fuel, power, bed linen and towels are all included in the price.
- Gas Central heating
- Electric Oven and hob, microwave, Dishwasher
- Washing machine
- Fridge, Freezer
- Bose Sound Speaker Dock
- Fuel and power included in rent
- Bed linen and towels included in rent
- Off-road parking for one car (bay measures 3m x 10m depth)
- Patio area with table and chairs
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.