Christopher Cottage

Located in West Lulworth, Dorset

Christopher Cottage is one-of-two properties located in the coastal village of West Lulworth, a historic fishing village next to the beautiful Lulworth Cove, and just a thirty-minute walk to the iconic Durdle Door.

  • Sleeps: 8
  • Bedrooms: 3
  • Bathrooms: 2
  • Pet Friendly: No


This property is located in the village of West Lulworth, a pretty coastal village, the main road of which leads down to the horseshoe-shaped beach at Lulworth Cove. The village itself has a number of shops, as well as a range of restaurants and pubs, which make it a wonderful place for an enjoyable seaside holiday. The beach is a sheltered pebble cove, which is popular with both swimmers and rock poolers alike and is also a good location for diving. Some of the region s most stunning scenery can be admired from the coastal path between West Lulworth and Durdle Door, and walkers will be rewarded with one of the most iconic seaside views in England.

This contemporary property is a wonderful place to enjoy a coastal retreat, with its comfortable accommodation and proximity to the beach at Lulworth Cove. On entering the property, guests will find two ground floor bedrooms, the first of which is a pleasant double room, whilst the second is a restful twin room. The main bathroom is also on this floor and offers a shower over bath and WC. Stairs lead to the first floor, home to the spacious open plan lounge/kitchen/diner, a light-filled space which has plenty of space to relax and unwind on the comfortable sofas in front of the TV/DVD. A doorway leads through to the kitchen/diner where there is a dining table seating six, and all the equipment that guests will need to make themselves at home, including an oven, hob, microwave, fridge, freezer, microwave, and dishwasher. The washing machine is kept separately on the ground floor of the property. The second set of stairs takes guests to the top floor, where the third bedroom can be found. This king-size room, which has some reduced head height due to its location in the eaves of the property, is a fantastic master suite with its own dressing room and a sanctuary-like en suite bathroom with a double-ended bath, separate shower, and WC.

French windows from the dining area lead onto a balcony which opens out to a patio area with garden furniture, itself leading onto a lawn area with views over the surrounding countryside. Please note, the lawn area is quite steep and children will need careful supervision. There is parking for two cars, with additional parking available on the nearby slip road.


  • Delightfully spacious cottage sleeping eight guests
  • Elevated garden with patio area and lawn
  • Located in the beautiful village of West Lulworth
  • Walking distance to shops, restaurants, and the breath-taking beach at Lulworth Cove
  • A pleasant clifftop walk away from Durdle Door
  • Situated within the World Heritage Site of the Jurassic Coast
  • 3 bedrooms: 1 king-size, 1 double, and 1 twin
  • Bathroom with shower over bath and WC, plus en suite bathroom with a bath, separate shower and WC to the king-size bedroom
  • TV/DVD Wi-Fi included
  • Kitchen: oven, hob, microwave, fridge, freezer, dishwasher and washing machine
  • Electric and central heating included
  • Regret no pets
  • Stairgate is available
  • Parking for 2 cars, plus additional parking in roadside slip road
  • Shops, pubs and beach within walking distance
  • Arrival at 4pm


Close to coast
Cot Available
Family friendly
Ground floor bath
Ground floor facilities
High Chair
Linen and Towels
Near a Pub
Off road parking
Washing machine


Area Details

West Lulworth

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

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.

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