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Explore the West Country's finest from a holiday rental home or holiday cottage in Chardstock, Devon

Chardstock is a thriving village in Devon. It is four miles from Chard in Somerset and the same distance from Axminster in Devon. It has two inns, a church, school, shop/post office and a community hall. The parish also includes Bewley Down, Burridge, Tytherleigh, Birchill and Holy City, which are smaller communities. It is close to the Lyme Bay Jurassic Coast heritage site and the seaside towns of Seaton, Branscombe, Beer, Sidmouth, and Lyme Regis.

Holiday accommodation in Chardstock

Chardstock is a popular destination for short breaks and holidays and there are a number of cheap hotels in this part of England. However the most popular type of holiday accommodation is Devon cottages and other types of self-catering holidays. Holiday cottages are perfect for family holidays as they offer much more space than a hotel room, often have a garden and some allow you to bring your pet dog.

A holiday home or cottage in Chardstock is convenient to explore the county towns of Exeter and Taunton and those in between such as Axminster, Dorchester, Exmouth, Yeovil, Chard, Bridport, Honiton and Weymouth. Accommodation in a cottage also leaves you free from mealtime restrictions generally found in hotels and with the choice to cook for yourself, buy a takeaway or eat out in one of the many restaurants and pubs in the area, like the thatched cottage style George Inn.

Rural cottages are perfectly situated for walking, cycling, fishing horse riding and nature or birdwatching holidays in the Blackdown Hills and along the coastal paths, not forgetting its proximity to Glastonbury. There are local golf clubs at Windwhistle and Honiton. As there are many festivals and events in the area, which means holiday rentals will need booking earlier to avoid disappointment.

Things to do in Chardstock

Chardstock has a bowls club, amateur dramatic society, cricket club and a horticultural society that puts on an annual flower and vegetable show in the community hall each August. St Andrew's Church is situated at the heart of the village and often has lunchtime concerts and Chardstock has its annual street fair with many events, at the beginning of September. Other festivals and events during the summer months include the Devon County Antiques Fair at WestPoint, the Croquet Association Tournament at Budleigh Salterton who also put on a Gala Week in June, Exmouth Festival, Devon County Show, Budleigh Salterton Jazz Weekend and loads more.

Beer is a quaint fishing village with cafes and beach huts, a real suntrap. Lyme Regis is famous for fossil hunting and Seaton is a more traditional resort. English country cottages in Chardstock are convenient for the National Trust properties of Loughwood Meeting House, Shute Barton, Barrington Court, Branscombe, The Old Bakery, Manor Mill & Forge, Montacute House, Tintinhull Garden, and Stembridge Tower Mill.

Historic properties in the area include Loughwood Meeting House, Branscombe Manor Mill, Clapton Mill and Forde Abbey. If you are a keen gardener you will enjoy Sand in Sidmouth, Mapperton Gardens in Beaminster, Barrington Court in Ilminster and Lower Severalls in Crewkerne.

Weather in Chardstock

On the whole Chardstock's climate is mild and can be warmer than the weather in much of the UK, but it is also unpredictable.

Travel to Chardstock

Exeter and Plymouth airports serve Chardstock as does the Port of Plymouth and the ferry at Weymouth. The nearest railway station is at Axminster. Badgerline and Cooks buses operate in the area.

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    Cottage #1949534
      Wonderful! 4.9/5
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      Apartment #6781700
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        Wonderful! 4.8/5
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        • 3 BR
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        Cottage #8040651
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          Exceptional! 5/5
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          House #1115058
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            Wonderful! 4.9/5
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            Cottage #1957346
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              Wonderful! 4.9/5
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              • 3 BR
              • 2 BA
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              • Sleeps 6
              Cottage #8151986
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                Exceptional! 5/5
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                • 1 BR
                • 1 BA
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                Cottage #8168074
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                  Wonderful! 4.8/5
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                  Cottage #68471
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                    Wonderful! 4.8/5
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                    House #6815471
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                      Wonderful! 4.8/5
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                      Cottage #6471644
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                        Excellent! 4.6/5
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                        • 2 BR
                        • 1 BA
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                        Cottage #8130957
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                          Excellent! 4.6/5
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                          • 2 BR
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                          Cottage #8049564
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                            Wonderful! 4.8/5
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                            • 1 BR
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                            Barn #1907649
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                              Wonderful! 4.8/5
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                              • 3 BR
                              • 2 BA
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                              Cottage #6496332
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                                Wonderful! 4.8/5
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                                • 3 BR
                                • 1 BA
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                                Cottage #8169126
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                                Viewed 18 times in the last 48 hours
                                  Exceptional! 5/5
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                                  • 2 BR
                                  • 2 BA
                                  • Sleeps 6
                                  Barn #6818810
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                                  Viewed 27 times in the last 48 hours
                                    Very Good! 4/5
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                                    • 1 BR
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                                    Apartment #1983568
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                                      Wonderful! 4.8/5
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                                      • 2 BR
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                                      Chalet #8131170
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                                        Excellent! 4.6/5
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                                        • 3 BR
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                                        House #1506921
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                                        Viewed 23 times in the last 48 hours
                                          Wonderful! 4.8/5
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                                          • 2 BR
                                          • 1 BA
                                          • Sleeps 4
                                          Cottage #1840656
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                                          Viewed 21 times in the last 48 hours
                                            Exceptional! 5/5
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                                            • 4 BR
                                            • 4 BA
                                            • Sleeps 8
                                            Farmhouse #8095985
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                                            Viewed 63 times in the last 48 hours
                                              Excellent! 4.6/5
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                                              • 4 BR
                                              • 2 BA
                                              • Sleeps 6
                                              Apartment #1808785
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                                              Viewed 20 times in the last 48 hours
                                                Exceptional! 5/5
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                                                • 2 BR
                                                • 1 BA
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                                                Barn #6873256
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                                                  Wonderful! 4.8/5
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                                                  • 3 BR
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                                                  Cottage #6576822
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                                                    Excellent! 4.7/5
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                                                    Apartment #1854329
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                                                      Exceptional! 5/5
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                                                      Cottage #8147685
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                                                        House #6859990
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                                                          Wonderful! 4.8/5
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                                                          • 2 BR
                                                          • 1 BA
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                                                          Cottage #8153593
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                                                            Excellent! 4.6/5
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                                                            • 2 BR
                                                            • 1 BA
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                                                            Cottage #8051182
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                                                            Viewed 12 times in the last 48 hours
                                                              Wonderful! 4.8/5
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                                                              • 2 BR
                                                              • 2 BA
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                                                              Cottage #8108913
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                                                              Viewed 46 times in the last 48 hours
                                                                Exceptional! 5/5
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                                                                • 1 BR
                                                                • 1 BA
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                                                                Cottage #8073530
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                                                                  Excellent! 4.6/5
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                                                                  • 2 BR
                                                                  • 1 BA
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                                                                  Bungalow #8134558
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                                                                    • 4 BA
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                                                                    House #8180023
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                                                                      • 2 BR
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                                                                      Cottage #1843387
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                                                                      Viewed 10 times in the last 48 hours
                                                                        Exceptional! 5/5
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                                                                        • 2 BR
                                                                        • 1 BA
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                                                                        Bungalow #6720221
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                                                                        Viewed 45 times in the last 48 hours
                                                                          Very Good! 4.1/5
                                                                          (14 reviews)
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                                                                          • 2 BR
                                                                          • 1 BA
                                                                          • Sleeps 4
                                                                          Cottage #1786308
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                                                                            • 3 BA
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                                                                            • Sleeps 6
                                                                            Cottage #6732238
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                                                                            Viewed 26 times in the last 48 hours
                                                                              Excellent! 4.7/5
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                                                                              Cottage #6945356
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                                                                              Viewed 7 times in the last 48 hours
                                                                                Excellent! 4.7/5
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                                                                                • 3 BR
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                                                                                House #6116129
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                                                                                Viewed 14 times in the last 48 hours
                                                                                  Wonderful! 4.8/5
                                                                                  (25 reviews)
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                                                                                  • 1 BR
                                                                                  • 1 BA
                                                                                  • Sleeps 4
                                                                                  Apartment #8097971
                                                                                  25
                                                                                  Viewed 23 times in the last 48 hours
                                                                                    Excellent! 4.6/5
                                                                                    (9 reviews)
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                                                                                    • 1 BR
                                                                                    • 1 BA
                                                                                    • Sleeps 2
                                                                                    House #6830271
                                                                                    9
                                                                                    Viewed 18 times in the last 48 hours
                                                                                      Exceptional! 5/5
                                                                                      (13 reviews)
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                                                                                      • 3 BR
                                                                                      • 3 BA
                                                                                      • Separate Toilet
                                                                                      • Sleeps 7
                                                                                      Cottage #8168152
                                                                                      13
                                                                                      Viewed 28 times in the last 48 hours
                                                                                        Excellent! 4.7/5
                                                                                        (24 reviews)
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                                                                                        • 2 BR
                                                                                        • 1 BA
                                                                                        • Sleeps 4
                                                                                        Apartment #6541499
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                                                                                        Viewed 20 times in the last 48 hours
                                                                                          Excellent! 4.6/5
                                                                                          (5 reviews)
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                                                                                          • 4 BR
                                                                                          • 2 BA
                                                                                          • Sleeps 8
                                                                                          Bungalow #6750078
                                                                                          5
                                                                                          Viewed 20 times in the last 48 hours
                                                                                            Excellent! 4.3/5
                                                                                            (31 reviews)
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                                                                                            • 2 BR
                                                                                            • 2 BA
                                                                                            • Sleeps 4
                                                                                            Cottage #1003483
                                                                                            31
                                                                                            Viewed 25 times in the last 48 hours
                                                                                              Excellent! 4.4/5
                                                                                              (13 reviews)
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                                                                                              • 1 BR
                                                                                              • 1 BA
                                                                                              • Sleeps 2
                                                                                              Cabin #8075632
                                                                                              13
                                                                                              Viewed 95 times in the last 48 hours
                                                                                                Wonderful! 4.8/5
                                                                                                (6 reviews)
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                                                                                                • Studio
                                                                                                • 1 BA
                                                                                                • Sleeps 4
                                                                                                Cabin #8096439
                                                                                                6
                                                                                                Viewed 100 times in the last 48 hours
                                                                                                  Wonderful! 4.9/5
                                                                                                  (9 reviews)
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                                                                                                  • 1 BR
                                                                                                  • 1 BA
                                                                                                  • Sleeps 2
                                                                                                  Multiple rentals Cottage #6718623
                                                                                                  9
                                                                                                  Viewed 10 times in the last 48 hours
                                                                                                    Wonderful! 4.8/5
                                                                                                    (6 reviews)
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                                                                                                    • 2 BR
                                                                                                    • 1 BA
                                                                                                    • Separate Toilet
                                                                                                    • Sleeps 5
                                                                                                    Cottage #824801
                                                                                                    6
                                                                                                    Viewed 25 times in the last 48 hours
                                                                                                      Exceptional! 5/5
                                                                                                      (21 reviews)
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                                                                                                      • 4 BR
                                                                                                      • 2 BA
                                                                                                      • Separate Toilet
                                                                                                      • Sleeps 8
                                                                                                      Cottage #8155665
                                                                                                      21
                                                                                                      Viewed 14 times in the last 48 hours
                                                                                                       

                                                                                                      Recent Reviews

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                                                                                                      4 of 5
                                                                                                      Spent 8 lovely nights with my wife at this nice surroundings. .the landscape is of highest standards, the water stream the ,pond the trees, the visitors of all kinds rabbits, birds, even deers.lovely lovely..Sallie has been very very nice host though she was not around, but she's been checking on our status and comfort so often. The location is great for us. Near many attractions the coasts, the Dairy farms,the nice vellages. ... the ketchen is fully equipped. I have already recommended it to our friends who share our taste. It should be rated 4.5 only because the house is a bit dated otherwise it should desurve full 5.
                                                                                                      • Review Submitted: Jul 23, 2017
                                                                                                      • Date of Stay: Jul 2017

                                                                                                      I would recommend the accommodation to anyone

                                                                                                      4 of 5
                                                                                                      The property was very fully equipped and we enjoyed staying there and would use it again in the future.
                                                                                                      • Review Submitted: Jul 21, 2017
                                                                                                      • Date of Stay: Jul 2017