How to find us: Hedgehog Corner EX13 5SU
"Hedgehog Corner" Main house where Retreat and Acorns are based. (Goodlands separate address).
Lyme Road (Yawl) on the (B3165) We are on the Lyme Regis side of this road NOT the Axminster side.
"Burrowshot" (a small hamlet)(B3165)
Uplyme (nearest village) (B3165)
Near Axminster & Near Lyme Regis (betwixt two towns),
Devon EX13 5SU (Some Sat Nav can cover larger area!).
Tel: 01297 32036 (9a.m. - 7p.m.)
4p.m. till 8p.m. (later by prior arrangement please). Personal welcome on arrival at Reception at main house from me, Joy, your host.
We cannot accept guests or their luggage before 4p.m.
Failure to arrange later arrival prior to date booked or failure to contact us if delayed after 8pm will result in booking being treated as a cancellation.
by 10.30a.m. please
From the Hunters Lodge Pub on the A35 turn down towards Lyme Regis. We are 400 yards below the pub on the left hand side, on the sweep of a bend and set at the top of a long drive behind trees.
*Our part of the "Lyme Road (Yawl)" is on the B3165, in Hamlet of "Burrowshot"
This on the Lyme Regis side of the A35.
Parking for Retreat & Acorns Accommodation:
The Retreat: Drive to top of drive and go left. You will see the sign for Retreat Car Parking Space (or park in general car park at top of drive)
Acorns Apartment: Drive half way up drive and when level with main house you may park in either in reserved spot at very front entrance of main house - signed or if you have a LARGE VEHICLE 4x4 park in general car park at top of drive.
Personal welcome on arrival.
Reception signed at front door of main house. We have a key safe for emergencies or late arrivals and number will be given to you in such an instance prior to arrival.
Book in advance: Terry the Taxi on 07502 262206 for return fare to River Cottage HQ £15 or try M Cabs on 01297 442222
Train and bus
The 31 bus goes from Axminster train station via Hedgehog Corner in 10 minutes. The bus stop is just past Hunters Lodge pub and just before Hedgehog Corner. When alighting from the bus, please take care as there is no pavement or street lighting between the bus stop and the B&B. The 31 bus then continues into Lyme Regis.
Axminster railway station has an hourly service to London Waterloo (2.45 hours).
Book a taxi to meet you as no rank at station. Click on "Useful information and taxis" for taxi tel. numbers.
Approx. 3 hour journey or less by car (*summer/Fridays can take longer).
Note: Most eateries stop serving food at 9p.m. in our area except takeaways in nearby Axminster and Lyme Regis.
By car from London: M3>M27>A27>A31>A35>B3165 - probably most direct and easiest
By car from London: M5>A358>A35>B3165 OR
By car from London: M3>A303>B356>B3165 - note country roads with bends from Crewkerne
Hedgehog Corner is situated just 1.5 miles from River Cottage HQ (3 minutes drive by car/taxi or walkable) and just over 2 miles from Lyme Regis and Axminster. It’s set in a convenient location for driving and public transport.