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Just A Couple Of Minutes Walk From The Beach And All Town Amenities

Overview

Property

Updated: 09-Dec-2016
Cottage in Budleigh Salterton, Devon, England - Perfect Seaside Retreat In East Devon's Area Of Outstanding Natural Beauty

This charmingly renovated cottage forms the annexe to a beautiful, 18th century family home situated just a couple of minutes walk from the pretty pebble beach and high street of the attractive seaside town of Budleigh Salterton. The cottage sleeps four and is ideally suited to a couple or small family. The front door leads into an open plan kitchen/sitting room with fully equipped modern kitchen and pine table with seating for four. The sitting area has a two seater sofa and two comfortable wicker chairs, a flat screen TV and DVD player and a French style wood burner. Stone stairs lead to an pretty double bedroom offering glimpses of the sea from the window seat. The smaller children's room has a single bunk bed and plenty of space for a travel cot. There is a private, south facing courtyard and patio garden with outdoor furniture where you can eat outside and have BBQs. French windows lead out from the sitting room area.

  • Sleeps 4
  • 2 Bedrooms
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Internet
  • Washing machine
  • Accept Credit Cards
  • Bookable online

Top Traveller Review

About the Owner

My husband and I own Lyndale and live here with our three small boys. We are all into the outdoors and sports which is why we love this area of East Devon so much. We all enjoy dinghy sailing on the Exe, cycling both on and off road along the coast, Woodbury Common and Dartmoor. The boys play cricket at the local club and go to school in the town and I get out into the lanes or along the coast paths for a run when I can!

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Guestbook comments from the owner

'We've had a lovely week. The cottage is very well appointed, extrememly comfortable and perfectly located for the local facilities and the very many sights and things to do in the area. Our hosts have been extremely welcoming - the freshly made scones were much appreciated'

Newling Family, Harpenden



'Thank you very much, we had a wonderful stay. The cottage is first class with beautiful rooms and facilities'

Chris and Holly Morgan, Ashford, Middlesex



'The cottage is lovely and we've been very comfortable here. The location is perfect and we've been made to feel very welcome. The scones were a particularly nice touch'

Caira Family, Romford, Essex



'A lovely place to spend Easter. Perfect location for the Budleigh croquet tournament and for the beach to suit the whole family. We will certainly return. Thank you'

Marsh Family, Maulden, Bedfordshire
May 2011
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5 Reviews

4.6
based on 5 holidaymaker reviews

4

Excellent property for myself & 2 teenagers!!

  • 4 of 5

Layout cosy and perfect for relaxed stay. Location allows car to be parked and walk to local restaurants, shops, beach and pub within minutes. Definitely back for another stay....

  • Review Submitted: Nov 16, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Nov 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
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5

Lovely cottage near beach

  • 5 of 5

We would really recommend this lovely cottage. Great location 5 mins from the beach. The cottage has everything you need including a garden to sit out in. For rainy days we would recommend nearby Bicton Park which has soft play for kids, as well as lovely gardens and walks, and outdoor play area. We plan to return to this cottage.

  • Review Submitted: Aug 8, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Jul 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
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5

Lovely comfy cottage in a fab location

  • 5 of 5

pretty cottage minutes from all amenities and beach. It was very well equipped, cosy and very friendly hosts. Highly recommended

  • Review Submitted: May 9, 2016
  • Date of Stay: May 2016
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
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5

a true gem

  • 5 of 5

a wonderful cottage: stylish, clean and aesthetically pleasing - in short, everything a holiday let should be. We - a family of four - spent five days over the New Year's period there. The location is fantastic; just a short stroll to the high street and the beach. If you want a home from home, look no further.

  • Review Submitted: Mar 21, 2014
  • Date of Stay: Dec 2013
  • Source: Fewo Direkt, from HomeAway
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Budleigh holiday

  • 4 of 5

Good cottage in a good town. Plenty to do nearby, including local walks, plenty further afield if you like a drive.

I would be a bit anxious about the very old or the very young on the polished stone stairs.

  • Review Submitted: Aug 16, 2013
  • Date of Stay: Jun 2013
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
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Location

From the Owner

We fell in love with Lyndale when we were looking to move in spring 2010 and couldn't believe our luck when we moved in a few months later. There is a lovely balance of town and rural living here which suits us and our children. The City of Exeter offers what we need in terms of culture, shopping and work life; you can be on a remote part of Dartmoor within an hour; the numerous tourist attractions keep our family and friends well entertained and we never get bored of being right next to the sea.

Activity and Interests

Nearest Airport : Exeter at 10 Kilometres Nearest Barpub : Salterton Arms at 10 Metres Nearest Golf : East Devon Golf Club at 1 Kilometres Nearest Train : Exmouth at 6 Kilometres Nearest Motorway : M5 at 10 Kilometres Nearest Restaurant : Premier FIsh and Chips at 10 Metres Nearest Beach : Budleigh Beach at 100 Metres

Coast/Beach:

Budleigh beach - 2 mins walk - is great for swimming and safe for children who will enjoy the pebbles more than you think. Exmouth beach - 10 mins by car - is a traditional seaside resort for ‘bucket and spade' family fun and plenty of water-sports on offer. Sidmouth beach - 15 mins by car- is the next stop east and has great swimming, sand, pebbles and rock pools.

Travel:

Exeter Airport is about 10 miles away and Bristol Airport is about 75 miles. There are good train links to Exeter either cross country or approx. 2 hours from London Paddington. You can easily have a good week here and get everything you need without a car but are so many places to visit in the area that it is probably recommended to have one.

Distances:

Exmouth - 4 miles to the beach and town. Exeter - 12 miles to the cathedral city, historic quayside and canal. Topsham - 8 miles to a lovely historic estuary port. East Budleigh - 2 miles to the birth place of Sir Walter Raleigh

Honiton - 12 miles and famous for lace-making and antiques. Sidmouth - 6 miles to the attractive Regency seaside resort. Branscombe - 12 miles to the attactive National Trust village.

Further Details:

Families with young children are well catered for in Budleigh with the beach and play park nearby. Bicton Park Botanical Gardens is lovely and just a few minutes away. Boat trips run from Topsham, Exmouth and Sidmouth. Crealy Adventure Theme Park is fun for kids whilst Powderham Castle is in a beautiful setting beside the Exe estuary. There are zoos in Paignton, Sparkwell (Dartmoor Zoological Park) and Exmoor (Exmoor Zoo). Go Ape! is at Haldon Forest if you are into climbing trees, and sliding across high wires and rather tamer are the Plymouth National Aquarium, Pennywell Farm and the Donkey Sanctuary at Sidmouth (which is free!). The Cathedral City of Exeter has shops, leisure centres, cinemas and lots of restaurant options.

Prices and Availability

Rental rates

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Rental Period Minimum Price Additional Nights Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event Price
 
Low Season
4 Nov 2016 - 15 Dec 2016
2 night minimum stay
£150
for 2 nights
From
£75
From
£85
Fri,Sat,Sun
£450
 
 
High Season
16 Dec 2016 - 5 Jan 2017
3 night minimum stay
£270
for 3 nights
From
£90
From
£115
Fri,Sat,Sun
£650
 
 
Low Season
6 Jan 2017 - 23 Mar 2017
2 night minimum stay
£150
for 2 nights
From
£75
From
£85
Fri,Sat,Sun
£450
 
 
Mid Season
24 Mar 2017 - 25 May 2017
2 night minimum stay
£180
for 2 nights
From
£90
From
£115
Fri,Sat,Sun
£550
 
 
High Season
26 May 2017 - 20 Jul 2017
2 night minimum stay
£180
for 2 nights
From
£90
From
£115
Fri,Sat,Sun
£650
 
 
High Season
21 Jul 2017 - 7 Sep 2017
Changeover Day: Friday
7 night minimum stay
£750
for 7 nights
£750
 

Additional pricing information

Fees No additional mandatory fees
Refundable Damage Deposit £100

Booking Notes:
Please call to confirm your booking when we will ask for 30% payment to secure your booking and the balance 6 weeks in advance of your stay. We ask for full payment if you are booking less than 6 weeks in advance. We take a £100 deposit cheque for damages which is returned to you on departure. If you need to cancel at any point, we will do our best to re-let the cottage and will pay you a full refund if we do.

Changeover Day:
Changeover day is Friday and we ask that you do not arrive before 4pm. Departure time is 11am. This applies to short stays too which run over long weekends Friday - Sunday (3 nights) and Monday - Friday (4 nights).

Notes on prices:
Low season - November to end of March (ex Christmas) - £400 per week.
Mid season - April to May half term and October - £550 per week.
High season - May half term to school holidays and September - £650 per week.
Peak season - School summer holidays - £750 per week.
Short stays - Available for arrival for a 2+ day period - please contact for more details.

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Facilities

From the Owner

Budleigh is a great little seaside town with all the shops and eateries you need, the beach, river walk and coastal paths are all stunning and all this is two minutes walk from the front door! The cottage is old and characterful but well equipped and easy to live in making it a lovely mix of old and new. The outside space is a real sun trap at all times of the year (assuming there is some sun!) and you could easily spend a week here without using the car if you wanted to. There are plenty of other lovely places to visit nearby though so having the car is obviously useful...

General

  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Living Room ...
  • Washing Machine

Kitchen

  • Freezer
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Hob

Entertainment

  • Television

Location Type

  • beach
  • near the sea
  • town

Attractions

  • botanical garden
  • cinemas
  • library
  • museums
  • naturist beach
  • playground
  • restaurants
  • winery tours

Leisure Activities

  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • horse riding
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • walking

Local Services & Businesses

  • ATM/bank
  • groceries
  • massage therapist
  • medical services

Sports & Adventure Activities

  • cycling
  • fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • mountain biking
  • sailing
  • swimming
  • water skiing

Bathrooms

  • Bathroom 1 - Toilet, Shower Enclosure
  • Bathroom 2 - Toilet, Shower Enclosure
  • The family bathroom is white and modern with a bath and shower.

Bedrooms

  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 4
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 Cot
  • Bedroom 2
  • Description of sleeping capacity: Sleeps 4 (2 Bedrooms + Cot) Notes on bedrooms: Bedroom 1 is a pretty double bedroom with kingsize bed and dual aspect windows offering glimpses of the sea from the window seat. Bedroom 2 is the smaller children's room with single bunk bed (6ft long) and plenty of space for an additional travel cot.

Outside

  • Golf ...

Learn more about this holiday rental at the owner's website

Notes:

  • Outside: There is a private, south facing courtyard and patio garden with outdoor furniture where you can eat outside and have BBQs. It is surrounded by shrubs and pots of flowers and accessible from the front door or French windows from the sitting room area. Cleaning / Towels / Linen / Maid service: All towels and linen are included and changed weekly if you are staying for longer. Fuel for the wood burner is provided and a travel cot on request. We also leave a little Devonshire treat on arrival!

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