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Enquiry and Booking




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Proprietor : Mariko Speer (B&B)

                    Bob Speer (Bookshop)


@ Sanctuary Bookshop

65 Broad Street

Lyme Regis, Dorset DT7 3QF

01297-445815 (B&B/ bookshop) morning

01297-443653 (home) day/eve 

We would appreciate phone calls before 22:00.

All B&B enquiries to : 

Booking is not made by or via Bookshop .

If you do not hear from me within 48hrs, I may be away or having a PC problem. Please ring us. 


Please note that I find it difficult to answer the phone around 1500-2030 as we have a busy children routine. 

Please leave message on our answer phone, or email me if we are out and it is urgent. 


Parking :  

Guests staying for more than 3 nights in high season please ask availability of our garage 15mins walk away. 

The Car Park next to us and opposite us is free from 1800-0800. Any ticket bought after 1800 will commence from 8am. 

Cheapest long stays are Charmouth Road Car Park and Holmbush Car Park. 10mins walk, top of town. Run by Dorset County council. 

Off street free area 10-15mins walk away, please ask at booking.

How to Get to Lyme Regis

From London by train : 

Take South Western Trains from Waterloo. Destination is Exter St.David. Get off at Axminster. Travel time: approx. 2.45 hrs.

Take the bus just outside the station. Approx 20mins to Lyme. Get off at Lyme Post office at the top of high street and walk down the same side pavement.

Or a taxi may be available outside the station. We recommend to book in advance (ask us for phone numbers) £15-20. 

From London by Car: 

Take M3 to Southwest. Then A303, Get off at Crewkerne. Crewkerne-Axminster-Lyme. Travel time: 3.5hrs. 

The nearest Station is Axminster 6miles away. Or Dorchester South, 30 miles away and connected to Lyme by bus. 

Nearest Airport is Exeter. 40 mins drive away.

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