Poppas Cottage

Located in Burton Bradstock, Dorset

Poppas Cottage is a traditional thatched cottage is in Burton Bradstock, Dorset and can sleep 2 people in 1 bedroom and is pet-friendly.

  • Sleeps: 2
  • Bedrooms: 1
  • Bathrooms: 1
  • Pet Friendly: 2


A traditional thatched cottage located in the heart of the idyllic village of Burton Bradstock with its picture-postcard stone cottages and narrow twisting lanes, it is perfect for a romantic getaway, discovering the wonders of Dorset. Burton Beach is an easy leisurely walk from the cottage and has wonderful cliff views and the famous Hive Beach Cafe which comes highly recommended by previous visitors. Staying at Poppa’s Cottage you can expect to combine a rustic traditional style cottage base in a beautiful village location with the convenience of a beach within strolling distance and a local market town which is a short car or bus journey away.

Property Details

Poppas Cottage is a traditional 19th century thatched cottage located in the heart of Burton Bradstock. This picturesque village has plenty of good walks to explore both along the coast and through the countryside which can be enjoyed with your pet as Poppas Cottage also accepts up to two well-behaved dogs. he village is very well provisioned with the Three Horseshoes pub, the Anchor Inn and the Hive Beach Cafe with its stunning sea views, a post office and village store and the clifftop Seaside Boarding House Restaurant. The beach itself, Hive Beach, is made up of very small shingle and coarse sand, which is lovely to walk along and hunt out a fossil. The beach will be familiar to anyone that watches Broadchurch as it has featured on several occasions. There is lots to explore close by including Bridport just over 2 miles away with its markets, the West Dorset Golf Club is just over 1 mile away, Lyme Regis with its sandy beach and famous Cobb 13 miles away with the county town of Dorchester and more sandy beaches at Weymouth 16 miles away.

The accommodation at Poppas Cottage comprises a compact lounge with a TV, DVD player and WiFi. The kitchen is equipped with an electric oven and hob, fridge/freezer, dishwasher and washing machine. Up some steep stairs from the lounge to the first floor where you will find the double bedroom and the bathroom with bath with shower over, basin and toilet.

Outside is a small enclosed patio area complete with furniture. There is unrestricted on-road parking in the lane on a first come first served basis Your fuel, power, bed linen and towels are all included in the price.


  • Gas central heating
  • Electric oven and hob, washing machine, fridge/freezer, dishwasher, TV with DVD player
  • Wifi
  • Fuel and power included in rent
  • Bed linen and towels included in rent
  • Small enclosed rear patio via a few steps up
  • Unrestricted on-road parking in the lane on a first-come-first-served basis
  • Sorry, no smoking
  • Welcomes two well-behaved dogs


Close to coast
Linen and Towels
Near a Pub
Pet Friendly
Washing machine


Area Details

Burton Bradstock

Burton Bradstock is a pretty village famous for its sandstone cliffs. You can reach the nearby villages of West Bay and West Bexington along the South West Coast Path. Burton Bradstock has a few pubs, a post office, tearooms, and cafes. The cliffs show alternate hard and soft layered geology of the Bridport Sands which make it appear to glow bright gold in the sunlight, a spectacular and mesmerizing sight. A break in the cliff formation provides access to the National Trust owned Hive Beach. The beach is very popular with families and is a favourite with visitors and locals who enjoy walking their dogs and enjoying a meal at The Hive Beach Cafe. The village also plays host to the wonderful Spring Tide Food Festival each May. This gives visitors the chance to sample and buy local produce including a selection of local beer and cider.

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