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 and your own private secluded Hot Tub set overlooking a copse and glade of 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 spacious four roomed garden apartment that sleeps 2 adults with 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.
Read our 55+ five star reviews on Trip Advisor under Lyme Regis Rentals.
Acorns Hot Tub
Your own private, secluded, large cedar Hot Tub with mood lighting, for just the two of you with year round use.
Fun to use in any weather with sun shining or freezing cold with steam rising and pretty coloured light settings within the tub.
Not overlooked, not seen by others, set just steps from your bedroom door, in a private area, on your own lantern lit terrace patio, with views of a copse and glade of trees - listen to the owls at dusk. Enjoy star gazing at night.
Robes, tub towels & slippers provided.
Full information on how to use see Access page on this web site
Tub use from 8am - 10pm please
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, Stoney Farm fresh eggs, Four Elms Fruit Farm Apple Juice, Frobishers juice, cereals, Wolfys porridge pots, orange juice, Wyke Farm butter & Craig's Farm 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, booking includes own Hot Tub & a Breakfast Basket. Minimum stay 2 nights most of the year (some selected 1 nights shown on booking calendar). July - Sept are 3, 4 & 7 night stays - see live on line booking calendar. Read our 50+ five star guests' reviews on Trip Advisor under Lyme Regis Rentals.
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 with reminder emailed 6 & 2 days prior to arrival with essential access information - your host Joy is 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 door to Conservatory.
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, set at water kept at 38 degrees celsius.
Joy discreetly checks your Hot Tub daily ensuring clean clear water is kept. Please remove make up & body oils. If you wear FAKE TAN you may not use Hot Tub as it blocks the filters.
Tub use hours are 8am - 10pm .
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, hair drier, 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.
Champagne & Flowers
A Basket of flowers and champagne may be ordered from The House of Flowers for delivery on 01297 444743
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
Hedgehog Corner is an officially listed Business Partner for "The Jurassic Coast" England's only Natural World Heritage Site. Donations help to preserve this 95 mile stretch of historic coastline, fund educational projects and information centres. There is an option for all our guests to donate £2 when booking. We hope you will join us in supporting this worthwhile living project.