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St. Christopher's Cottage | Sleeps 4, Dogs Welcome, Central Village Location

People4
Bedrooms 2
Bathrooms1
Separate WC's1
Property type cottage
Minimum Stay 3 - 7 nights

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Overview


Details
Property
cottage
People
4
Bedrooms
2
Bathrooms
1
Minimum Stay
3 - 7 nights

Description

Photos and Description of this 2 bedroom holiday cottage in Shaldon - ST. CHRISTOPHER'S COTTAGE

Pretty 2 Bedroom Cottage Close To The River & All Local Village Amenities

**We offer Short Break stays in off-peak periods throughout the year, so please feel free to enquire for information about our 'Less than 7 night' tariffs.**

Offering a real sense of holiday nostalgia, this pretty 2 bed cottage enjoys a timeless setting within the highly-desirable coastal charms of Shaldon.

Nestled close to the river amongst a row of historical cottages, with an authentic local pub on the doorstep and the local village amenities all within easy reach, families and groups of 4 can easily savour a sedate and memorable stay here.

The cottage interior faithfully retains a lovely sense of simple country living, with an inviting beamed open plan living area to greet guests upon arrival. For guests’ further entertainment, the cottage is equipped with free Wi-Fi. Bright and airy, the room offers a restful and welcoming spot throughout the day.

A cosy sofa suite with a gas fire, a flat screen TV and DVD player enables guests to easily feel at home, whilst the open plan kitchen diner allows guests to rustle up delicious meals in a relaxed and sociable setting.

The pretty country-style kitchen is equipped with all the must-have appliances, such as a gas cooker hob, oven, toaster and kettle alongside all the necessary cooking utensils and cutlery. A charming dining area for 4 allows guests to easily soak up a lazy morning coffee or relaxed evening meal here.

Outside to the front, a sunny private terrace complemented by outdoor dining furniture offers the perfect excuse to enjoy an alfresco meal in the warmer months.

Adjoining the kitchen diner is a bright and spacious utility room. Guests will find a microwave, washing machine and fridge freezer here alongside convenient laundry facilities and an iron with ironing board. Under the stairs of the ground floor, a lovely contemporary shower room fitted with a power shower and wash basin features. A coastal themed WC & hand basin can be found to the first floor of the period cottage.

Upstairs the charming cottage reveals two bright and spacious bedrooms. Equally welcoming and furnished to a comfortable and tasteful standard, the arrangement is ideal for groups of 4; comprising a king bed perfect for couples and a single bedroom with a pull-out single bed (to the same height and of good quality) to sleep 2. A wardrobe features, drawers and TV to the master bedroom and another built in wardrobe and dressing table areas to the second bedroom.

Guests are pleased asked to note that bed linen & bath towels are included in the tariff. The accommodation is also conveniently pet-friendly, ensuring you can easily bring along your four-legged friend for a holiday!

Free public road parking is up Salty Lane which is within easy walking distance of the cottage.

The picturesque village surroundings of Shaldon are ideal for embracing a carefree getaway, with bakeries on hand alongside a wealth of shops and local amenities. Jam packed with lively cafés, eateries and pubs, Shaldon boasts some highly acclaimed foodie hotspots; from the Michelin star Ode Restaurant and its little sister, Ode Café to the equally impressive No. 1 café and the charming Clipper Café.

Providing a wonderful base for exploring the delights of Shaldon, guests can easily savour a local tipple, family roast or tasty crab sandwich at the local pub, which features to the end of the terrace row. Oozing country charm throughout, with roaring fires, a pool table and a sunny pub garden, the friendly pub offers a great bonus during your stay!

The lane also leads to the idyllic riverside walkway which leads in turn to a large children’s playground and football pitch.

Conveying a sedate and timeless quality from its authentic fisherman village charm, guests can easily picture the bygone age that made the area renowned for fishing, boat building and supporting the country through the zealous might of the industrial age.

Shaldon today is home to a 9-hole golf course, small zoo, lovely beaches and the Homeyards Botanical Gardens. In the August time the Shaldon Regatta offers a wonderful opportunity for coastal fans to descend here to enjoy this lively seaside spot.

The coastal village also operates a charming passenger ferry service to the Victorian seaside resort of Teignmouth and in turn a train operates from there to nearby Exeter, Plymouth & London. By car, guests are within easy reach of the lively delights and amenities of Torquay (just 20 minutes away).

Guests are spoilt for choice for things to do in this delightful part of South Devon, with a wide range of activities and attractions open to all ages and interests.

The passing South West Coastal Path allows a breath taking range of coastal and countryside walks on the doorstep; with nature trails, bird watching and forest walks accompanying most of the routes. The area is also home to a treasure trove of National Trust attractions; making this ideal for days out in all seasons!

Children will find adventure around every corner, from a day at the Zoo, discovering sea life at Living Coasts in Torquay to exploring the smugglers tunnel which leads to the secluded Ness Cove and splashing about at the local beach and scenic Labrador Bay.

There is also a vast range of opportunity to get out and about on the water, with boating trips, water sport activities and sailing clubs. Nearby Dartmoor also offers the perfect chance to enjoy the great outdoors with mountain biking, wild swimming and extreme sports.

Review by Nadia, Mark and Radley the Dog: "Thank you for a lovely break! The cottage had absolutely everything we needed and was in a great location. We didn't need to bring anything as the kitchen was so well equipped and there were lots of tourist brochures in the living room which have us some good ideas for days out. We were quite unlucky with the weather (although it is a British summer so it is to be expected!) but luckily the living room had a DVD player so we had some entertainment during the wet evenings! The pub next door also has new owners who are really lovely, the pub is dog friendly and the food was great. It was a lovely break, thank you for letting us use the cottage!"

More Details
Suitability:
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
  • pets considered
  • wheelchair inaccessible

Property Manager
Sue Vaughton or Will Keen
Speaks English, German
Calendar last updated:
5 December, 2016
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Guestbook comments from the manager

Best home made cream tea and oh so friendly at The Shipwrights Arms pub. Enjoy the garden,
Aug 2013
  • 1 of 3

Reviews

Location

Nearest Airport
24 Miles
Bristol - 88 miles and Exeter
Nearest Barpub
300 Metres
Shaldon
Nearest Ferry
37 Miles
Weymouth - 71 miles and Plymouth
Nearest Golf
3 Miles
Teignmouth Golf Course, Haldon Moor, Teignmouth
Nearest Train
6 Miles
Newton Abbot
Nearest Motorway
10 Miles
A38 Trunk Road
Nearest Restaurant
300 Metres
Shaldon
Nearest Beach
300 Metres
Shaldon
Car: recommended

Prices & Availability

Prices for this holiday cottage in Shaldon, Teignbridge

Rental Basis:
per property
Manager accepts payment in:
GBP
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Rental Period Minimum Price Additional Nights Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event Price
 
Late Autumn
28 Oct 2016 - 15 Dec 2016
3 night minimum stay
£324
for 3 nights
From
£98
£450
 
 
Festive Season
16 Dec 2016 - 3 Jan 2017
3 night minimum stay
£435
for 3 nights
From
£135
£610
 
 
Winter
4 Jan 2017 - 9 Feb 2017
3 night minimum stay
£304
for 3 nights
From
£91
£422
 
 
Feb Half Term
10 Feb 2017 - 17 Feb 2017
3 night minimum stay
£324
for 3 nights
From
£98
£450
 
 
Early Spring
18 Feb 2017 - 30 Mar 2017
3 night minimum stay
£344
for 3 nights
From
£105
£478
 
 
Easter
31 Mar 2017 - 21 Apr 2017
7 night minimum stay
£562
for 7 nights
£562
 
 
Spring
22 Apr 2017 - 25 May 2017
3 night minimum stay
£363
for 3 nights
From
£111
£506
 
 
Spring Break
26 May 2017 - 2 Jun 2017
7 night minimum stay
£674
for 7 nights
£674
 
 
Early Summer
3 Jun 2017 - 6 Jul 2017
3 night minimum stay
£442
for 3 nights
From
£137
£618
 
 
Summer
7 Jul 2017 - 20 Jul 2017
7 night minimum stay
£730
for 7 nights
£730
 
 
High Summer
21 Jul 2017 - 1 Sep 2017
7 night minimum stay
£786
for 7 nights
£786
 
 
Late Summer
2 Sep 2017 - 29 Sep 2017
3 night minimum stay
£481
for 3 nights
From
£150
£674
 
 
Autumn
30 Sep 2017 - 19 Oct 2017
3 night minimum stay
£402
for 3 nights
From
£124
£562
 
 
Oct Half Term
20 Oct 2017 - 27 Oct 2017
7 night minimum stay
£646
for 7 nights
£646
 
 
Late Autumn
28 Oct 2017 - 19 Dec 2017
3 night minimum stay
£344
for 3 nights
From
£105
£478
 
 
Festive Season
20 Dec 2017 - 3 Jan 2018
7 night minimum stay
£758
for 7 nights
£758
 
 
My Standard Rate
7 night minimum stay
£730
for 7 nights
£730
 

Additional pricing information

Pet Fee £20
Booking/Damage WaiverFee £30

Shorts breaks are calculated as a percentage of the weekly tariff and not pro-rata.
All bookings are inclusive of final clean, linen and towels but please bring your own beach towels.
In consideration of our non-smoking guests, we regret that the Cottage is non smoking.
Dogs are welcome for an additional £20 for 1 dog & £30 for 2 dogs (maximum of 2 well behaved dogs allowed by arrangement)

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Facilities

Accommodation and facilities for this holiday cottage in Shaldon in South Devon

Property Type:
  • cottage
Meals:
  • Self-catering
Location Type:
  • beach
  • near the sea
  • resort
  • village
Theme:
  • Budget
  • Family
  • Historic
  • Tourist Attractions
General:
  • Fireplace
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking ...
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
Kitchen:
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator ...
  • Hob
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 4 people
Bathrooms:
  • 1 Bathroom
  • 1 Separate WC
  • Bathroom 1 - Shower Enclosure , The Shower Room is on the ground floor, off the kitchen
    Bathroom 2 - Toilet , The toilet is upstairs next to the 2nd bedroom, on landing
  • A contemporary shower room fitted with a power shower and wash basin situated on the ground floor. A coastal themed WC & hand basin situated to the first floor
Bedrooms:
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 4
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 Double Bed
    Bedroom 2 - 2 Single Bed , 1 Single bed & 1 Pull out bed of the same height
  • Upstairs the charming cottage reveals two bright and spacious bedrooms. Equally welcoming and furnished to a comfortable and tasteful standard, the arrangement is ideal for groups of 4; comprising a double bed perfect for couples and a single bedroom with a pull-out single bed to sleep 2
Entertainment:
  • DVD Player
  • Television
Outside:
  • Terrace ...
  • Golf ...
Suitability:
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
  • pets considered ...
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Attractions:
  • autumn foliage
  • bay
  • botanical garden
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • museums
  • restaurants
  • ruins
  • waterfalls
  • winery tours
Leisure Activities:
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • horse riding
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • groceries
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • mountain biking
  • sailing
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • water skiing
  • wind-surfing
Notes:
Additional features & facilities include: Cookware, Electric kettle, Flat screen TV, Flat screen TV, Full kitchen, Laundry facilities, Outside table & chairs, Patio, Pet friendly, Public parking only, Suitable for elderly and Utility room. Outside to the front, a sunny private terrace complemented by outdoor dining furniture offers the perfect excuse to enjoy an alfresco meal in the warmer months.

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