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Holiday Home In Dartmouth With Great Views And Private Parking

Overview

Property

Updated: 25-Nov-2016
Holiday Home in Dartmouth, Devon, England - Spacious Accommodation And Large Sunny Terrace

Spacious holiday home in Dartmouth, within 5 minutes walk of the waterfront and all facilities. Top 2 floors of large Victorian house. Elevated position with sunny terrace and good open aspect over town. With private parking space.

  • Sleeps 7
  • 4 Bedrooms
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Parking
  • Internet
  • Dish washer
  • Towels provided
  • Linens provided

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About the Owner

The house is owned by 2 friends (Ellie & Shaun) who met at University and have been friends for over 25 years. Many happy holidays have been spent in Dartmouth over the 15 years that we have owned the property. Shaun lives in Wiltshire and Ellie lives in Lincolnshire.

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Guestbook comments from the owner

1) We had a fantastic time-you have a beautiful property in a fantastic location. We loved Dartmouth and look forward to returning at some stage.



2) We had a fantastic time at Kipper lodge. It is warm and welcoming and so well equipped. We would rate it the best holiday rental we have had over a long time renting properties and would have no hesitation recommending to friends and family.



3) We loved Kipper Lodge! Thank you so much for allowing us the opportunity to experience a little piece of paradise in Devon. In fact my partner enjoyed it so much he would like to buy it! We will definitely be back, the property was very well kitted out and fitted our needs perfectly, plus it was very good value for money.
May 2012
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5 Reviews

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based on 5 holidaymaker reviews

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A fantastic break!

  • 5 of 5

The photos do t do this property justice, very comfortable and well equipped. Location meant we could park up and only had a five minute walk into town. Owners very helpful and caretaker attentive, not that we needed him. We will definitely be booking again next year!

  • Review Submitted: Aug 22, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Aug 2016
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
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dorset
5

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  • 5 of 5

Kipper lodge is excellent, we had everything we needed a family of seven, the beds were fabulous. Ideally situated for a walk into town.

  • Review Submitted: May 1, 2015
  • Date of Stay: Apr 2015
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
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New Forest
5

Wow!

  • 5 of 5

After a tight squeeze to get to the lodge, we opened the doors and wow!! The lodge was beautifully decorated and spotlessly clean. The lounge had a beautiful bay window with chairs placed to overlook the lovely view. A few steps down into the kitchen which is well equipped with everything you could need. Then the icing on the cake, is the terrace that leads on from the kitchen which overlooks Dartmouth. Many an afternoon spent enjoying the sunshine. The lodge has a homely relaxing feel, so you do not feel you have to get up and out every morning. It is a short walk into the town of Dartmouth which is lovely and full of interesting shops, cafes, restaurants and pubs. Also plentiful boat trips to surrounding areas. We took the ferry across to Kingswear and then the Steam Train up to Paignton, which was well worth it. We were very sad when we closed the door to say goodbye.

  • Review Submitted: Jul 13, 2014
  • Date of Stay: Jun 2014
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
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Hereford
5

Excellent

  • 5 of 5

Kipper Lodge is very well equipped and feels to the visitor like stepping into a well loved family home. This is testimony to the effort the owners put into their property. Every thing that we needed was there when we arrived along with a thoughtful welcome pack. The property was very clean and tidy and the beds, linen were immaculate.

This ranks as one of the best we have ever stayed in. We stopped going to France because of the poor fixtures and fittings the French owners would put into their Gites. Kipper lodge has very comfortable large sofas which were very welcome after a day sightseeing. The kitchen and dinning area was lovely and more impressive was the terrace outside. You can't see the river from there but that didn't matter at all as it proved a great asset to the property. If anything, although the photos on Owners Direct were very good, in reality the

actual property was better than shown. We were more than delighted with facilities. All in all we would return to Dartmouth and Kipper Lodge next week without hesitation. Thanks to the owner for making the arrangements so simple and thanks to the caretaker Ian who promptly telephoned us to say we had left a coat behind. Wonderful, we will take into future months and years some really great memories of our stay at the property and of Dartmouth. Thanks

  • Review Submitted: Jun 16, 2014
  • Date of Stay: Jun 2014
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
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Hampshire
5

Kipper Lodge

  • 5 of 5

Kipper Lodge is a beautifully furnished and well located holiday rental. It has the added bonus of an outside terrace and also a parking space. We really enjoyed our stay and look forward to returning.

  • Review Submitted: Apr 24, 2014
  • Date of Stay: Apr 2014
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Location

From the Owner

We fell in love with Dartmouth after spending several holidays here and bought the house on a whim when we saw it in the estate agents window... when prices were more affordable! It needed a lot of work and we spent several years doing it up and extending to create the terrace and parking. We love the house and the town both in the busy Summer and equally in the quiet out of season periods.

Activity and Interests

Coast/Beach:

Dartmouth is on the beautiful River Dart Estuary. There are small beaches within 20 minutes walk of the property at Dartmouth Castle. The South Devon heritage coast is 5 miles away with Blackpool Sands which is a beautiful family beach or Slapton Sands with its wide open bay.

Travel:

Totnes is the nearest mainline train station but there is a steam train which goes to Paignton. Exeter Airport (1 hour), Plymouth (45 minutes) and Bristol (2 hours).

Distances:

Dartmouth Town: 5 minutes walk

Blackpool Sands: 15 minutes drive

Totnes: 25 minutes

Salcombe: 40 minutes

Brixham: 15 minutes (via ferry)

Dartmoor National Park: 40 minutes.

Further Details:

Dartmouth has a wide range of shopping and lots of choice for eating out ..from Fish & Chips to Michelin Star Restaurants.

Availability

Rental rates

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Rental Period Minimum Price Additional Nights Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event Price
 
Rate 12
7 Oct 2016 - 22 Dec 2016
7 night minimum stay
£500
for 7 nights
£500
 
 
Christmas/ NY
23 Dec 2016 - 5 Jan 2017
7 night minimum stay
£850
for 7 nights
£850
 
 
Low Season
6 Jan 2017 - 30 Mar 2017
7 night minimum stay
£600
for 7 nights
£600
 
 
Easter
31 Mar 2017 - 20 Apr 2017
7 night minimum stay
£750
for 7 nights
£750
 
 
Spring
21 Apr 2017 - 18 May 2017
7 night minimum stay
£650
for 7 nights
£650
 
 
Early Summer
19 May 2017 - 13 Jul 2017
7 night minimum stay
£750
for 7 nights
£750
 
 
Summer
14 Jul 2017 - 7 Sep 2017
7 night minimum stay
£950
for 7 nights
£950
 
 
Autumn
8 Sep 2017 - 5 Oct 2017
7 night minimum stay
£750
for 7 nights
£750
 
 
Winter
6 Oct 2017 - 21 Dec 2017
7 night minimum stay
£550
for 7 nights
£550
 
 
Christmas & New Year
22 Dec 2017 - 4 Jan 2018
7 night minimum stay
£900
for 7 nights
£900
 

Additional pricing information

Fees No additional mandatory fees
Refundable Damage Deposit £100

Booking Notes:
Please contact the owner ideally by e-mail or by phone.
We take a 25% deposit on booking to secure your dates. We also ask for a £100 security deposit which will be returned one week after your stay provided there is no damage or breakages (our caretaker will check after you depart). Full payment is due 8 weeks before your holiday and is then not refundable unless we are able to re-book your weeks.

Changeover Day:
Our changeover day is Friday. Depart by 10:30am and arrive after 3:30pm.


Notes on prices:
We ask for a 25% non refundable deposit on booking to secure your dates.
Full payment due 8 weeks before holiday.
Refunds will only be made after full payment is made if we are able to re-book your weeks.
Please contact the owner for prices for 'off peak' short breaks.

We take a 25% deposit on booking to secure your dates. Full payment is due 8 weeks before your holiday and is then not refundable unless we are able to re-book your weeks. We also take a £100 security deposit with the final payment which we will return one week after your stay provided there is no damage or breakages (our caretaker will check after you depart).

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • 50% refund for cancellations more than 7 days before check-in date.
  • 100% refund for cancellations more than 14 days before check-in date.
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Facilities

From the Owner

We love walking and visiting the nearby beaches and beautiful countryside. Kipper Lodge is well located in a quiet part of town but is very convenient for the shops and many restaurants....all are within walking distance so quite often the car doesn't go out all week!

Property Type

  • apartment

General

  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room ...
  • Parking ...
  • Towels Provided
  • Wood Stove ...

Kitchen

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

Dining

  • Dining Area

Entertainment

  • Television

Suitability

  • children welcome ...
  • non smoking only
  • pets not allowed
  • wheelchair inaccessible

Location Type

  • near the sea
  • town

Leisure Activities

  • beachcombing
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • walking

Local Services & Businesses

  • ATM/bank
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundrette - serviced

Sports & Adventure Activities

  • cycling
  • pier fishing
  • sailing
  • wind-surfing

Bathrooms

  • Shower room 1 - Shower Enclosure
  • Shower room 2 - Shower Enclosure
  • Ground floor shower room and basin. Separate wc. First floor shower room with wc.

Bedrooms

  • 4 Bedrooms, Sleeps 7
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 Large Double Bed
  • Bedroom 2 - 1 Large Double Bed
  • Bedroom 3 - 2 Single Bed
  • Bedroom 4 - 1 Single Bed
  • Description of sleeping capacity: Sleeps 7 (4 Bedrooms) Notes on bedrooms: Master bedroom with king size double on top floor with adjacent shower room, Bedroom 2 with king size double, Bedroom 3 with two single beds and small single bedroom.

Outside

  • Balcony
  • Terrace
  • Golf ...

Meals

  • Self-catering

Notes:

  • Notes on accommodation: The terrace is in an elevated position with a long drop over the side so this property is not recommended for families with young children who would have to be supervised when using the terrace. There is electric heating and hot water on tap (electric shower and gas instant boiler). I'm afraid we don't accept pets. Outside: There is a large terrace off the kitchen/dining room which gets the sun all day during the summer months (this is rare for Dartmouth!). There is an outside dining table with chairs and sun umbrella. Cleaning / Towels / Linen / Maid service: Towels and linen are provided (not beach towels). The property is cleaned between visitors and there is a caretaker living close by. For out of season 'short breaks' we make a small charge for linen. Other: The property has a large private parking space right next to it... This is vital as parking is very restricted in Dartmouth in the Summer!

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