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Coventry, United Kingdom
Reviewed 10 August 2014 via mobile

There is nothing bad to say about this b&b. It's very personal and welcoming The location is fantastic and the breakfast was good and plentiful. Shirley is wonderful and we would recommend down-along to any of our friends and family. The free Wi-Fi is a bonus and condements in the room were great.

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Reviewed 1 July 2014

Best continental breakfast I've ever had, which, coupled with the excellent rooms and charming location made the stay thoroughly enjoyable. Ideal base to explore the beautiful Dorset coastline and it's surrounding attractions.

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1Thank Carwyn J
Berkshire
Reviewed 27 June 2014

This is a lovely b&b and we were made to feel very welcome by Shirley. The room was spotless and bed extremely comfortable. Wonderful breakfast too. I would recommend this place to anyone and it's only a 2 min walk to The Castle Inn too.

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Oosterhout, The Netherlands
Reviewed 23 October 2013

We had a perfact stay here! It was a 5 minute drive to Durdle door and Shirley was very friendly. The rooms are very clean. Having the bedroom and our own bathroom downstairs meant we could come and go without disturbing the owners. Breakfast was very nice!

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1Thank Ilse83
London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 29 September 2013

We spent a lovely 4 nights at Downalong, where we were made to feel welcome and at home straightaway. Having the bedroom and our own bathroom downstairs meant we could come and go without disturbing the owners. Breakfast was amazing and our changeable tastes through the week were catered for excellently. The location is great for walking the coast path...

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Thank Rosie E
Reviewed 3 September 2013 via mobile

We (small family) have just recently returned from having spent a memorable couple of days in Lulworth (now our absolute favourite UK destination : ) Downalong is in an ideal location if you are looking to explore Lulworth Cove, Durdle Door and surrounding areas. It's a pleasant 10/15 min walk from Downalong to the cove through the very pretty and...

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Brighton, United Kingdom
Reviewed 25 July 2013

Prompt emails on booking. Really nice welcome. We had both rooms - double for us and twin for kids. The rooms and dedicated bathroom form the bottom part of a house with the owners inhabiting the first floor. All spotless and the free wifi was easy to use. The beach is a 17 minute walk down the road but note...

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Downham Market, United Kingdom
Reviewed 7 July 2013

We stayed here while walking the South West Coast Path. Just a very short walk from the coast - but far enough to leave the crowds at the visitor centre far behind. Very nice room - only a few moments walk to The Castle Inn for an evening meal - and a good breakfast the following morning.

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1Thank Richard J
Berkshire
Reviewed 20 June 2013

Really enjoyed our stay here. The room was a good size and very clean. Loved all the little tea and coffee bits that came with the room. Breakfast was amazing, well needed for our day of walking. Would def reccommend.

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Hayling Island, Hants
Reviewed 17 June 2013

We stayed at Downalong for 2 relaxing nights in this beautiful village. Lovely host, clean room with nice teas, fantastic breakfast and literally a stone's throw from The Castle Inn where we had wonderful meals each night with a very warm welcome - get there early! Nice walk into the cove.

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  • Free Parking
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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Double and Twin with private shower room, on the ground floor, ideal for a family or two couples together, or could be let separately. 10 Mins walk from the beach. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Downalong

Address: Downalong Main Road | West Lulworth, West Lulworth BH20 5RW, England
Region: United Kingdom > England > Dorset > West Lulworth
Number of rooms: 2
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“The twin room at the front is wonderful. Nice & peaceful with views to the front and side.”
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“Perrfect for walkers”
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