Located in Axminster, Fairwater Head offers a garden. The guesthouse also provides free WiFi and free private parking.

At the guesthouse, each room has a desk, a flat-screen TV, a private bathroom, bed linen and towels. The rooms are equipped with an electric tea pot, while selected rooms are equipped with a kitchenette with a microwave, a fridge and an oven. Guest rooms at Fairwater Head are equipped with a seating area.

Guests at the accommodation can enjoy a continental breakfast.

Weymouth is 24 miles from Fairwater Head, while Exeter is 27 miles away. The nearest airport is Exeter International Airport, 22 miles from the guesthouse.

Couples in particular like the location – they rated it 8.7 for a two-person trip.

Fairwater Head has been welcoming Booking.com guests since Jun 21, 2021

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Property Highlights

Top Location: Highly rated by recent guests (8.6)

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Free Private Parking Available On Site


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Situated in a leafy lane on the outskirts of the village of Hawkchurch is the Fairwater Head which sits within two acres of mature gardens. Only 5 miles from Lyme Regis and the Jurassic coast, it is the perfect base from which to discover the coastline and countryside in this area of natural outstanding beauty. The entrance is via the Edwardian house which leads to the two storey East Wing bedrooms.
Language spoken: English
What's nearby
  • Dinosaurland Fossil Museum
    4.5 miles
  • Golden Cap
    5.8 miles
  • UK Llamas
    7.5 miles
Restaurants & cafes
  • Restaurant The Tytherleigh Arms
    3.6 miles
  • Restaurant le pisani
    3.8 miles
  • Restaurant Millside
    6.2 miles
  • Cafe/Bar The Cobb
    6.4 miles
  • Cafe/Bar The Bear Bread Bakery
    9.6 miles
  • Cafe/Bar The Grazing Cow
    10.2 miles
Natural Beauty
  • Ocean/Sea Jurassic Coast
    6 miles
  • River River Axe
    10.2 miles
Closest Airports
  • Exeter International Airport
    21.5 miles
  • Bristol Airport
    42.2 miles
  • Cardiff Airport
    45.6 miles
How to get to Fairwater Head from Exeter International Airport
    Free parking is available.
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Amenities of Fairwater Head
  • Toilet paper
  • Towels
  • Bathtub or shower
  • Private Bathroom
  • Toilet
  • Hairdryer
  • Bathtub
  • Shower
  • Linens
  • Wardrobe or closet
  • Garden view
  • Garden
  • Electric kettle
Room Amenities
  • Socket near the bed
  • Fold-up bed
Pets are allowed. Charges may apply.
Living Area
  • Sitting area
  • Desk
Media & Technology
  • Flat-screen TV
  • TV
Food & Drink
  • Tea/Coffee maker
WiFi is available in public areas and is free of charge.
Free private parking is available on site (reservation is not needed).
Front Desk Services
  • Invoice provided
Safety & security
  • Fire extinguishers
  • CCTV outside property
  • CCTV in common areas
  • Smoke alarms
  • Security alarm
  • Smoke-free property
  • Heating
  • Carpeted
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • Iron
Languages Spoken
  • English
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Sustainability initiatives
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3:00 PM - 8:00 PM


8:00 AM - 11:00 AM


Cancellation and prepayment policies vary according to accommodations type. Please enter the dates of your stay and check what conditions apply to your preferred room.

Children & Beds

Child policies

Children of all ages are welcome.

Children 18 and above are considered adults at this property.

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Crib and extra bed policies

0 - 2 years
Crib by request
£12 per stay
3 - 12 years
Extra bed by request
£25 per child, per night

Additional fees are not calculated automatically in the total cost and will have to be paid for separately during your stay.

The maximum number of extra beds and cribs allowed depends on the room you choose. Double-check your selected room for the maximum capacity.

All cribs and extra beds are subject to availability.

Age restriction

The minimum age for check-in is 18

Maestro Mastercard Visa Solo Fairwater Head accepts these cards and reserves the right to temporarily hold an amount prior to arrival.


Smoking is not allowed.


Parties/events are not allowed

Quiet hours

Guests need be quiet between 11:00 PM and 6:00 AM.


Pets are allowed. Charges may apply.

The fine print

This property does not accommodate bachelor(ette) or similar parties.