Eype is located on the spectacular Jurassic Coastline. This is an area of outstanding natural beauty, with rolling hills, craggy coastlines and beautiful beaches. Located in the county of Dorset which famous for its picturesque coastline, which was awarded World Heritage Status by UNESCO in 2001 for its unique geological history. The area owes much of its charm to its numerous, picture-postcard villages and towns so why not enjoy a beautiful and restfull holiday and discover the Jurassic Coast.
There are many beautiful walks along the coastal path or to explore inland. Click here for some suggestions of walks around Dorset
The New Inn Pub
Eypes Mouth Hotel, Restaurant & Bar
Downhouse Farm Cafe
Bridport has many shops and restaurants. There is also a market on Saturdays and Wednesdays and a farmers market every month.
Bridport Leisure Centre is approx. 2 miles away
The Electric Palace cinema
West Bay: you can walk or drive to West Bay where you will find fishing harbour with restaurants, kiosks, shops and pubs.
Deep sea fishing, mackerel fishing and high speed Rib rides are available form the harbour.
Bridport & West Bay Golf Club is on the outskirts of West Bay where non-members can play golf.
Eype to Sidmouth
Boat trips and deep sea fishing
Jurassic Coast fossils
The Cobb - harbour
Lyme Regis Museum
Area just 30 minutes drive
Sea Life Centre
Abbotsbury Swannery & Tropical Gardens - (Towards Weymouth)
Other places of interest
Exeter - Historical Cathedral City
Forde Abbey & Gardens
Bovington Tank Museum
And many more....
During the year there are many events in the surrounding area. Lifeboat week in West Bay is in July. Lifeboat week in Lyme Regis is also in July. In August Bridport has its Carnival and Torchlight Parade and the local Agricultural show is at the end of August. Buckham Fair started & run by Martin Clunes & Committee in aid of local charities is popular with everyone, including dogs.