Acorns Garden Apartment for Couples
Private Hot Tub & Breakfast Basket
Ideal for short breaks
Award winning ground floor level accommodation with a Breakfast Basket full of local & home made goodies. Private secluded Hot Tub set overlooking copse & trees.
One of the closest recommended accommodations just 1.6 miles to River Cottage HQ and less than 5 minutes drive to Lyme Regis.
Ground floor luxury spacious four roomed garden apartment that sleeps 2 adults. Wi fi, one ensuite bedroom, bathroom with slipper bath and rainfall shower, sitting room, fully equipped designer kitchen with patio, large conservatory leading onto a private terrace. Own entrance 3 small easy riser steps to entrance & sensor lit, close, private parking.
Reviews on Trip Advisor under Lyme Regis Rentals.
Acorns Hot Tub
Your own private, secluded, large Hot Tub for just the two of you with year round use - fun to use in any weather - including colder months!
With 14 jets, multi functions and LED lights which look fabulous at night. Not overlooked at all, set in a private area of your lantern lit terrace patio with views of a glade of trees.
Just steps from your bedroom door. Robes, tub towels & slippers provided.
The bedroom with double brass bed, real oak flooring, TV & fitted wardrobes, ceiling Velux window with remote control opening, auto rain sensor and blackout blind.
Slipper bath, rainfall shower, 2 heated towel rails and window looking out to copse and fields. Bubble bath, toiletries,hair drier, dressing gowns, slippers and towels provided.
Sitting Room with Feature Fire
Relax in the spacious sitting room with large three seater leather sofa with reclining seats. Windows looking out over trees and gardens. Large digital 32" DVD TV with film selection and books.
French doors (shown screened with curtains for evening ambience) lead in to your own private conservatory. A quiet place to relax with no intrusive noise from others.
Feature fire with remote control and central heating.
Fully equipped Kitchen Diner
The designer kitchen with generous seating area has it's own patio. Fully equipped with Silestone worktops & table with kitchen TV. Quality Siemans' appliances: oven, hob, dishwasher, clothes washer drier, built in microwave, fridge freezer and Quooker instant hot water tap. Useful items provided such as tea towels, dishwasher & laundry tabs, kitchen roll, kitchen foil, herbs, condiments as well as your Breakfast Basket.
Large (heated) Conservatory with Terrace
French doors open into a large private conservatory (18' x 12') with another comfortable 3 seater sofa, breakfast table & chairs and occasional chairs and table.
Centrally heated plus electric wall heaters, with sun blinds, colonial ceiling fan overlooking its own private terrace, gardens, trees and fields.
Complimentary WiFi in Acorns.
A breakfast basket of goodies awaits you - Joy's own muesli and freshly baked home made loaf, Clipper teas, coffee, hot chocolate, local Miles Cafetiere Coffee, Moore's local biscuits, Hedgehog Corner preserves, John's farm fresh eggs, Four Elms Fruit Farm Apple Juice, Frobishers juice, cereals, Wolfys porridge pots, orange juice, Wyke Farm butter & Yarty Valley milk. Ample for the duration of your visit.
One of Joy's home made loaves from a variety of flours - either wholemeal, multi seed, sunflour seed, apple & cinnamon, white or cobber freshly baked for your arrival.
Visit Miller's Farm shop nearby with a huge choice of local foods and provisions.
Private Terrace, Patio and Gardens
The kitchen leads out to one a second pretty patio for al fresco breakfasts overlooking lavender and summer mint.
Perfect for uninterrupted privacy and peace, romantic breaks, honeymoons, anniversaries, mini moons, or just relaxing in peaceful and spacious surroundings overlooking a copse with bluebells in Spring.
Large private terrace at the rear of the Conservatory with 2 comfortable sun chairs, a table and 4 chairs. Acorns Apartment is a short walk across the garden from The Retreat Cottage - both can be booked together.
Accommodation is for 2 adults only, usually a minimum stay of 2 nights (some selected 1 nights shown on booking calendar). Live on line booking. Read our guests' reviews on Trip Advisor under Lyme Regis Rentals. Gift Vouchers Available to tie in with River Cottage - please ask.
Arrivals & Parking:
Arrivals welcomed from 3pm - 9pm (later by arrangement). Departures 10.30am please.
Acorns Apartment is based at Hedgehog Corner EX13 5SU. Map and directions on web site.
Bring the Key Safe Box Code emailed 6 & 2 days prior to arrival for access - your host Joy usually around.
Regret no pets at Acorns (see Goodlands for families & pets)
Acorns parking (drive nose in!) at front of the main house: LARGE VEHICLES 4x4 use main car park at the top of drive. Free use of electric car charging point. Entrance to Acorns past signed parking space, through gate and entrance through Conservatory. Key safe in Reception Porch
Hot Tub Heaven
Welcome to your own Hot Tub with towels, robes and slippers. Just a moment's step from your door, secluded, private and not overlooked. Perfect relaxing fun to use whatever the weather, hot, cold, rain, snow, wind, mist - set at 38 degrees celsius.
Joy checks Hot Tubs sanitisation levels daily/twice daily to ensure the very highest standards of cleanliness and clear water are kept (we try to do this discreetly when you are out or early morning). Please note if you wear FAKE TAN you may not use Hot Tub as it blocks filter.
A local pub that serves food, The Hunters Lodge (01297 33286) and a bus stop are within walking distance with high viz jackets and torch provided. 3 minutes drive or 1.6 miles walk from River Cottage HQ - being the closest recommended accommodation to the HQ by road, we have the most reasonable taxi fare for any local accommodation to the HQ - with "Terry the Taxi" & "M Cabs", £15 return (*save New Year's Eve), see menu for number.
Lots of Extras included
All linen, towels, loo rolls, toiletries, hairdrier, dressing gowns, slippers, alarm clock radio, iron & board, washing up liquid, condiments, laundry & dishwasher tablets and other useful items for a short or long stay are included. Each booking includes a Breakfast Basket with ample supplies for the duration of your visit. A cool bag, picnic blanket and ice blocks for days at the beach or days out exploring the area are also provided.
Hedgehog Corner: Overall Winner of 2013 Devon Guest Accommodation of the Year, Winner of the UK Green Tourism GoldStar 2013 and South West Guest Accommodation Hospitality WinnerTaste of the West 2013.
(For those who booked before 2nd May 2015 who wish to use tub there is a small charge for use of Tub payable on arrival)