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INEXPENSIVE, GOOD QUALITY COTTAGE FOR 4 IN PRETTY DEVON VILLAGE

Mundi (Contact by email preferably)

Advertiser since 2006
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Sleeps4
Bedrooms 2
Bathrooms2
Property type cottage
Minimum Stay 3 - 7 nights

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INEXPENSIVE, GOOD QUALITY COTTAGE FOR 4 IN PRETTY DEVON VILLAGE

Sleeps4
Bedrooms 2
Bathrooms2
Property type cottage
Minimum Stay 3 - 7 nights

Overview

Overview

Photos and Description of this 2 bedroom holiday cottage in Otterton - 2 Jacketts Cottages

2 Bedrooms, 2 bathrooms, sleeps 4

Jacketts is an old cob farmhouse in a fantastic location on the outskirts of the picturesque village of Otterton. Now divided into two cottages Jacketts 2 makes a deceptively spacious and well appointed home away from home. It has a delightful Conservatory, ideal for those lazy breakfasts while the combined sitting/dinning has an Inglenook with modern gas log burner to warm any chilly nights. Upstairs the double bedroom has a lovely antique solid oak bed originally from Fineshade Abby and a modern semi ensuite shower room. The twin bedroom has its own charm with more antique furniture. For a candle lit bath or the practicality of bathing the children the bonus of a downstairs bathroom gives that added flexibility.

The cottage is ideally situated for exploring the East Devon coast with fantastic local walks along the cliffs and nearby river while for the children there is everything from sandy beaches to adventure parks. This is picture postcard country and the ideal holiday home!

Eating out: The nearest place to eat out is just a few hundred yards away at Otterton Mill. This a working mill where you can see the grain being milled before buying the freshly baked bread or other local delights. The mill has an excellent licenced restaurant for lunch or afternoon tea, as well as a gallery and gift shop where the hidden talent of some of our local artists can be seen. The local pub is also very good but in the next village of East Budleigh there are two excellent pubs for food. In nearby Sidmouth there are a variety of modern wine bars, great restaurants and several old traditional pubs to choose from. Tearooms for the essential 'Devon cream tea' are too numerous to mention and in Budleigh Salterton you can find some of the best Ice cream in Devon.

Jacketts' website: For more information on the cottage and local area with lots of links to local attractions, checkout the Owners website from the link below.

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Suitability:
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
  • pets considered
Mundi (Contact by email preferably) (Owner)
Advertiser since 2006
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Sleeps4
Bedrooms 2
Bathrooms2
Property type cottage
Minimum Stay 3 - 7 nights
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Reviews

Reviews

4.9
based on 9 holidaymaker reviews

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Inexpensive, good quality cottage for 4 in pretty Devon village
average rating of 4.888889 based on 9 reviews
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Inexpensive, good quality cottage for 4 in pretty Devon village
http://www.homeaway.co.uk/p68471
+44 -01242574031
Otterton East Devon
Faringdon
5

A home from home in a beautiful part of Devon.

  • 5 out of 5
Jacketts was a surprise package for us, we booked fairly late & needed something that was a good deal but in the right location. We opened the door to be wowed by the space & neatness of the cottage, a real home from home & we settle right in. Otterton was an excellent base for seeing the whole area.
  • Review Submitted: 23-Nov-2008
  • Date of Stay: Aug 2008
  • Source: HomeAway
Recommended for:  Age 55+, Girls Getaway, Sightseeing, Families with Teenagers, Romantic Getaway
Owner's Response: How nice to have positive comments like this on my website. My visitors book has many other similar comments too - the spaciousness of the cottage certainly is a surprise package and I always try to aim for the highest standard with attention to detail. Its a wonderful area and many guests return for further holidays at Jacketts, which is the best recommondation I could have.
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Inexpensive, good quality cottage for 4 in pretty Devon village
http://www.homeaway.co.uk/p68471
+44 -01242574031
Otterton East Devon
5

Fabulous

  • 5 out of 5
A real home from home - comfortable, spacious, well equipped and clean - great for curling up with a good book. Website and photos are very accurate.
Superb walks and cycle rides from the door - traffic free foot/cycle path only 50m from the door all the way to Budleigh Salterton. Also beautiful walks along the river just 400 metres from the door. Morning visits to Otterton Mill to collect freshly baked bread and other provisions or for afternoon coffee and cake in the café.
Short drive to the unspoilt town of Sidmouth- ice cream and a walk on the prom. - tasty fish and chips on the beach - super -enormous cakes at Connaught Gardens tea room not to be missed. As tide goes out it reveals a lovely sandy beach with locals enjoying daily morning swims.
Bicton Park worth a visit and Exmouth beach for windsurfing and a trip to the harbour.
Myself, wife and two daughters (14 and 11) love this cottage and this part of Devon.
  • Review Submitted: 06-Sep-2014
  • Date of Stay: Aug 2014
  • Source: HomeAway
business
Inexpensive, good quality cottage for 4 in pretty Devon village
http://www.homeaway.co.uk/p68471
+44 -01242574031
Otterton East Devon
5

A great stay in a fine cottage

  • 5 out of 5
A very warm, comfortable and well provided and beautifully maintained cottage - we particularly enjoyed the conservatory - in a lovely part of Devon, with fine walks straight from the cottage, and with good food at the Mill in the village. The owner was very helpful and considerate to us. We will undoubtedly return to Jacketts to explore the area further.
Ernest Lamb
  • Review Submitted: 17-Jun-2014
  • Date of Stay: May 2014
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you for your lovely review! What more of a recommendation could you have, than the fact as soon as you got home from your holiday at Jacketts you have booked another two weeks a little later in the year! It must have felt like a home away from home …. just the feeling I try to create. You will find the Devon countryside has its charms in every season. Enjoy your further explorations …there is plenty to see & do in the area!
business
Inexpensive, good quality cottage for 4 in pretty Devon village
http://www.homeaway.co.uk/p68471
+44 -01242574031
Otterton East Devon
Seattle
5

Well appointed, cozy warm cottage.

  • 5 out of 5
Jacketts Cottage was just as the pictures depict. It was very cozy and warm, absolutely everything was provided there for a comfortable vacation. I was impressed by the friendly village locals. Very picturesque. I felt very safe and at home. It was a wonderful retreat for me during my visit home to Devon.
I will return again and stay there. Also, good to know is, if you need help, Jo and Mundi are great ones to rescue you.
Thank you,
Christine Warner....USA.
  • Review Submitted: 20-Mar-2014
  • Date of Stay: Jan 2014
  • Source: HomeAway
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Inexpensive, good quality cottage for 4 in pretty Devon village
http://www.homeaway.co.uk/p68471
+44 -01242574031
Otterton East Devon
5

LOVELY COTTAGE & GREAT LOCATION

LOVELY COTTAGE & GREAT LOCATION
  • 5 out of 5
Jacketts is a lovely cottage with a real home from home feel. It is furnished to give each room character and practicality,adding to the ambience of this very likeable old house. The cottage was clean and fresh when we arrived and being November we particularly appreciated the wonderful ( and easy to use ) fire in the lounge. Beds were comfortable and bedrooms were of a good size. We liked the small back garden which provided our little dog with both space and security. Although because of the time of year we didn't make use of the conservatory, I'm sure in better weather this would be lovely to sit out and relax in.
Otterton is a beautiful village and has a welcoming pub providing very good basic "pub grub" at a reasonable price. Overall the location is good with so many pretty Devon villages and seaside resorts within only a short drive away. Sidmouth and Budleigh Salterton were our particular favourites and the wonderful Lyme Regis is only a little further by car. The countryside offers the best of opportunities for walking and we used the numerous beaches nearby to walk our dog every day.
We found the booking process very simple and had several helpful exchanges by email and phone with the owner prior to our visit. We would whole heartily recommend this cottage to all, and look forward to visiting again ourselves in the future. Top marks for Jacketts, and we hope that all who follow us will have as lovely a holiday as we did. A real all year round break in beautiful Devon.

Peter & Hazel.
  • Review Submitted: 25-Nov-2013
  • Date of Stay: Nov 2013
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: What more can I say, you seem to have mentioned everything! Thank you for such a well rounded review. I really try to make the Cottage a home away from home & I feel its the little touches that make the difference.The new television, dishwasher & the WiFi are a essentials as far as I'm concerned. The area is still unspoilt & I'm so pleased you also enjoyed the local villages. There is just so much this area has to offer, so a revisit to Jacketts is essential! Look forward to seeing you again soon.
Many Thanks Mundi
business
Inexpensive, good quality cottage for 4 in pretty Devon village
http://www.homeaway.co.uk/p68471
+44 -01242574031
Otterton East Devon
5

Lovely, cosy cottage

  • 5 out of 5
We had such a fabulous stay at Jacketts. It was just what we were loking for. Good location with walks to the sea on your doorstep and lovely places not too far of a drive away. We went to East Budleigh, Branscome and Haldon Forest as well as Lyme Regis. It was such a good base for our needs. We had a 16 month old daughter so we set our travel cot up in the master bedroom. The gas fire is lovely and the kitchen is well equipped. We would like to return next Spring. Many thanks, Doug, Becky and Poppy
  • Review Submitted: 22-Nov-2013
  • Date of Stay: Nov 2013
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: So pleased you enjoyed Jacketts - its our home away from home & we like to make sure its well equipped so everybody staying there really feels at home too. As you say it is a great location with those lovely walks straight out from the Cottage, to the sea, as well as along the river. In addition to those mentioned there are many more lovely locations in the area, so you'll still have lots of new places to visit in the Spring. There is also a great little playground just around the corner from Jacketts which hopefully Poppy will be able to enjoy next year. We will be delighted to welcome you back next year and join our growing list of returning guests!
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Location

Location

Nearest Airport
25 Miles
Exeter
Nearest Barpub
0.2 Miles
Kings Arms pub at the end of the Road, a 4min walk
Nearest Golf
4.8 Miles
East Devon Golf Club
Nearest Train
8 Miles
Exmouth
Nearest Motorway
13 Miles
Exeter
Nearest Restaurant
0.2 Miles
The Mill is open for lunch & cream teas, 5min walk
Nearest Beach
2 Miles
Both Pebbly beaches & Sandy beaches are close
Car: recommended

Otterton is a picture postcard pretty Devon village with a seasonal stream running through its heart with many 17th cob and thatch cottages & farmhouses. It lies 2 miles from the sea between Budleigh Salterton and Sidmouth on the east bank of the River Otter. The closest beaches are pebbly, ideal for evening BBQs but at Exmouth 8 miles away there is a long sandy beach ideal for children or even kite surfers! The area is within the East Devon Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty with wonderfully varied walks - it's truly England at its best. Dartmoor is not far away for a more remote feel, while Exeter is only a 20min drive for everything a Historical Cathedral city has to offer. The Eden project is an accessible day trip but you'll also need a day for the children to go to Crealy Adventure park. There is no shortage of things to do in this area - castles like Powderham to visit, donkeys to ride, fossils to collect, plus many botanical gardens & National Trust properties like Killerton!

Other Activities: go-karting, adventure park.

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Availability & Rates

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Rental rates for this holiday cottage in Otterton, East Devon

Rental Basis:
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Rental Period Minimum Rate Additional Nights Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event Rate
 
Rate 27
12 Oct 2014 - 25 Oct 2014
Changeover Day: Sunday
3 night minimum stay
£139
for 3 nights
£325
 
 
Rate 28
26 Oct 2014 - 1 Nov 2014
Changeover Day: Sunday
7 night minimum stay
£400
for 7 nights
£400
 
 
Rate 29
2 Nov 2014 - 15 Nov 2014
Changeover Day: Sunday
3 night minimum stay
£139
for 3 nights
£325
 
 
Rate 30
16 Nov 2014 - 6 Dec 2014
Changeover Day: Sunday
3 night minimum stay
£120
for 3 nights
£280
 
 
Rate 31
7 Dec 2014 - 20 Dec 2014
Changeover Day: Sunday
3 night minimum stay
£111
for 3 nights
£260
 
 
Rate 32
21 Dec 2014 - 3 Jan 2015
Changeover Day: Sunday
7 night minimum stay
£575
for 7 nights
£575
 
 
Rate 33
4 Jan 2015 - 14 Feb 2015
3 night minimum stay
£124
for 3 nights
£290
 
 
Rate 34
15 Feb 2015 - 21 Feb 2015
3 night minimum stay
£152
for 3 nights
£355
 
 
Rate 35
22 Feb 2015 - 28 Mar 2015
3 night minimum stay
£133
for 3 nights
£310
 
 
Rates 36
29 Mar 2015 - 18 Apr 2015
4 night minimum stay
£240
for 4 nights
£420
 
 
Rates 37
19 Apr 2015 - 2 May 2015
3 night minimum stay
£146
for 3 nights
£340
 
 
Rate 38
3 May 2015 - 23 May 2015
4 night minimum stay
£217
for 4 nights
£380
 
 
Rates 39
24 May 2015 - 30 May 2015
7 night minimum stay
£455
for 7 nights
£455
 
 
Rate 40
31 May 2015 - 20 Jun 2015
7 night minimum stay
£430
for 7 nights
£430
 
 
Rate 41
21 Jun 2015 - 4 Jul 2015
7 night minimum stay
£450
for 7 nights
£450
 
 
Rate 42
5 Jul 2015 - 11 Jul 2015
7 night minimum stay
£510
for 7 nights
£510
 
 
Rate 43
12 Jul 2015 - 1 Aug 2015
7 night minimum stay
£700
for 7 nights
£700
 
 
Rate 43 A
2 Aug 2015 - 8 Aug 2015
7 night minimum stay
£635
for 7 nights
£635
 
 
Rate 43 B
9 Aug 2015 - 29 Aug 2015
7 night minimum stay
£700
for 7 nights
£700
 
 
Rate 44
30 Aug 2015 - 12 Sep 2015
7 night minimum stay
£580
for 7 nights
£580
 
 
Rate 45
13 Sep 2015 - 19 Sep 2015
7 night minimum stay
£510
for 7 nights
£510
 
 
Rate 46
20 Sep 2015 - 26 Sep 2015
3 night minimum stay
£191
for 3 nights
£445
 
 
Rate 47
27 Sep 2015 - 10 Oct 2015
3 night minimum stay
£171
for 3 nights
£400
 
 
Rate 48
11 Oct 2015 - 24 Oct 2015
3 night minimum stay
£150
for 3 nights
£350
 
 
Rate 49
25 Oct 2015 - 31 Oct 2015
7 night minimum stay
£405
for 7 nights
£405
 
 
Rate 50
1 Nov 2015 - 14 Nov 2015
3 night minimum stay
£141
for 3 nights
£330
 
 
Rate 51
15 Nov 2015 - 19 Dec 2015
3 night minimum stay
£124
for 3 nights
£290
 
 
Rate 52
20 Dec 2015 - 2 Jan 2016
7 night minimum stay
£580
for 7 nights
£580
 

Additional information about rental rates

Fees No additional mandatory fees
Notes Over Easter rentals can be mid week to mid week
Rental rates of more than one week can be negotiated during low season.

Cancellation Policy

100% refund for cancellations more than 60 days before check-in date.
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Facilities

Facilities

Accommodation and facilities for this holiday cottage in Otterton in East Devon

Property Type:
  • cottage (semi-detached)
Meals:
  • Self-catering
Location Type:
  • near the sea
  • rural
  • village
Theme:
  • Historic
  • Romantic
General:
  • Alarm Clock
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Fireplace
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Local Maps
  • Parking
  • Parking Off Street
  • Parking On Street
  • Telephone
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Wireless Internet
Kitchen:
  • 4 Ring Stove
  • Blender
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Freezer
  • Grill
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 6 people
Bathrooms:
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 - Toilet , Shower Enclosure , Semi ensuite
    Bathroom 2 - Toilet , Bath (no shower) , Downstairs
Bedrooms:
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 4
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 Double Bed
    Bedroom 2 - 2 Single Bed
Entertainment:
  • Audio Tape Player
  • Books
  • Books - Fiction / Non-fiction
  • CD Player
  • DVD Player
  • Games
  • Radio
  • Television
Outside:
  • Garden
  • Patio
  • Conservatory
  • Walkway to Water
  • 2 garden chairs
Suitability:
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
  • pets considered
Attractions:
  • bay
  • botanical garden
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • library
  • museums
  • playground
  • restaurants
Leisure Activities:
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • horse riding
  • photography
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness centre
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • equestrian events
  • fishing
  • fly fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • mountain biking
  • sailing
  • bay fishing
  • surfing
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • water skiing
  • wind-surfing
Notes:
Long lets are considered between September and May.

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