Known as the “pearl of Dorset”, Lyme Regis can be found along the coast of the English Channel and is home to many breathtaking views, making it the perfect resort for couples and families alike. Considered an ancient town, Lyme Regis is featured in the Domesday Book and is steeped in historical charm making it the ideal location for those interested in the UK’s heritage. With a variety of Lyme Regis hotels situated across the region, you’ll be able to immerse yourself in the bustling harbour and gastronomic delights the town has to offer.
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Book one of our hotels in Lyme Regis and enjoy the picturesque views of the town. However, a visit to Lyme Regis wouldn’t be complete without a stroll to the end of the historic Cobb where you can re-enact the evocative first encounter between Meryl Streep and Jeremy Irons in the The French Lieutenant's Woman. Or pop into the Marine Aquarium, and get up close to the local fish and learn about marine life. While you’re discovering the Jurassic coast, why not take a look at the privately owned Dinosaurland Fossil Museum? Just under 30 miles from our Taunton Hotel, you can discover one of the best collections of fossils on public display in the south of England. As with all of our Lyme Regis hotels, you’ll find plenty to do nearby, without having to venture too far.
Things to do near Lyme Regis
If it’s the sea you’re on the lookout for, you won’t be disappointed; our Lyme Regis hotels are located a short distance from a number of beaches, including Charmouth beach. Divided by the mouth of the River Char, the beach has nearby parking and a mix of sand and pebbles; you may even get a surf depending on the weather. Meanwhile, if you like to spend your evenings enjoying a show, you’ll love The Lyric Theatre that’s just 28.4 miles from our Wellington Somerset Hotel.