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Cosy Devon Cottage. Quiet Village 10 minutes walk to the Creek on the River Dart

Overview

Property

Updated: 10-Dec-2016
3 Double Bedrooms Sleeps 6.Outside decking side & rear with table & seating.Parking for upto 3 cars. Lounge with Log Burner for cold nights.

Clover Cottage is in a lovely village called Galmpton Nr Brixham. Drive or Walk to the beaches off the Brixham to Torquay road or to the Agatha Christies Estate for a days sight seeing. Greenway Quay is a further 10min walk to the River Dart. Take the ferry to the FBI pub/restaurant or crabbing on the Quay. Take a ferry up to the beautiful Dartmouth for food, drinks, shopping or just looking. From Dartmouth take the ferry to Totnes along the River Dart and the train back called "the round robin" Or hire a small boat and explore the River Dart.Further afield is a drive to Blackpool Sands for a day out or Salcombe about 1hr drive.

  • Sleeps 6
  • 3 Bedrooms
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Parking
  • Garden
  • Pets considered
  • Internet
  • Washing machine
  • Towels provided
  • Linens provided
  • Accept Credit Cards
  • Bookable online

Top Traveller Review

About the Owner

We bought Clover Cottage in August 2011 and turned it into a 3 double bedroom family house.We use the cottage whenever we can during winter & summer months with our family & friends. The cottage is a fantastic base for us to visit all of the South Devon Coast & inland to Dartmoor. We have been visiting the Devon Coastline for 40 years on holidays. 15 years ago we found Galmpton & Dartmouth & the River Dart. Dartmouth is a very busy town especially in the summer months so when we found Galmpton which is a quiet village we decided to buy Clover Cottage.

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10 Reviews

5
based on 10 holidaymaker reviews

5

Fantastic cottage

  • 5 of 5

Clean, well equipped cottage. lovely village location with a good shop and great village pub.

  • Review Submitted: Nov 1, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Oct 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you for booking Clover Cottage Devon Glad you enjoyed your stay Regards Steve & Jane Jones
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5

Quiet and comfortable cottage

  • 5 of 5

First impressions were excellent, really clean and welcoming place. A brilliant base for a holiday on the 'English riviera'. We had a great time, the local butchers are well worth a visit (take the dog if you've got one!) and the local pub serves great food. It's a nice walk to the Dartmouth ferry and the steam train from Dartmouth drops you close enough to walk back.

All in all a lovely place to stay.

  • Review Submitted: Sep 7, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Aug 2016
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
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5

Home from Home

  • 5 of 5

We had a wonderful holiday the weather was warm and the Cottage is absolutely lovely. Could not fault it in any way. Everything you need is there. Very spacious and very comfortable including the beds. Will definately go back.

  • Review Submitted: Aug 10, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Jul 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
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5

Clover Cottage was very clean, well equipped, everything we could wish for.

  • 5 of 5

Clover cottage is situated for easy access to anywhere you could wish to go to. Very quiet, pretty small village with local shops supplying most items.

I would recommend this holiday let to any family (small or a bit larger).

  • Review Submitted: Apr 14, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Mar 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
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5

Well equipped,clean & very homely

  • 5 of 5

A great cottage, in a fabulous area. Very impressed with the standards of cleanliness & how well equipped the property was.

Highly recommend eating at The Manor Inn, but be sure to book if you are wishing to go in the evening.

A trip to Cockington is a must especially if you have a dog, the walk from there down to Torquay seafront is amazing.

I will definitely consider booking to stay here again next year.

10/10 to the owners for creating such a comfortable place to stay

  • Review Submitted: Sep 15, 2015
  • Date of Stay: Sep 2015
  • Source: HomeAway
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5

Amazing! Home from home

  • 5 of 5

We had such a wonderful stay in Clover cottage, it's a real home from home and very clean. The beds are so comfortable and the duvets and pillows are a dream! The village is lovely with many walks from the cottage, we walked to the pedestrian ferry which goes over to Dittisham and had a couple of drinks in the Ferry Boat Inn.

We had a great Sunday lunch in the Manor Inn in the village and a further wonderful meal on our last evening.

Steve answered all our questions prior to arrival.

Well worth a stay! Our puppy Billy had a wonderful first holiday!

  • Review Submitted: Jun 9, 2015
  • Date of Stay: May 2015
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you glad you enjoyed your stay.
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Location

Greenway House and Gardens
"Great place to spend the day. Approximately 30 to 40 mins walk from the cottage"
The Manor Inn
"Good food and drinks after a day out. 10 mins walk from the cottage"
Dittisham

From the Owner

We fell in love with Clover Cottage because of its location in the quiet village of Galmpton. The cottage is well placed for people who rent for walking to nearby towns and villages or driving and sightseeing. You can park your car and not use it again till you go home. There are plenty of walks depending how far you want to go. We always want to explore the River Dart and the cottage is 10min walk to the trail which can be followed for miles or take your car on the winding country roads.

Activity and Interests

Nearest Airport : Exeter at 45 Miles Nearest Barpub : Mannor Inn at 1 Miles Nearest Ferry : To Dartmouth at 2 Miles Nearest Golf : Churston Golf Club at 2 Miles Nearest Train : Steam Engine at 2 Miles Nearest Motorway : M5 at 25 Miles Nearest Restaurant : Mannor Inn at 1 Miles Nearest Beach : Broadsands at 2 Miles Car: recommended

Coast/Beach:

Torquay and Paignton beaches are 15/30 mins drive situated in Torbay.

Broadsands Beach within 1 mile.

Travel:

Airport - Exeter - 25 miles

Ferry - Portsmouth - 26 miles

Train Station - Torquay - 6 miles

Motorway - M5 - 12miles

Distances:

River Dart - Galmpton Creek - 0.5 miles

Agatha Christies House - Greenway-1.65 miles

Beach-Broadsands-1 mile

Brixham - 4 miles

Torquay - 5 miles

Dartmouth - 5 miles

Further Details:

Local shops in Galmpton all within 0.5 mile.

Butchers, small supermarket, post office, hairdresser.

Manor Inn, restaurant & hotel within 0.5 mile

Prices and Availability

Rental rates

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Rental Period Minimum Price Additional Nights Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event Price
 
Autumn / Winter
17 Sep 2016 - 16 Dec 2016
3 night minimum stay
£360
for 3 nights
From
£120
£450
£1,500
 
 
Xmas & New Year 2016
17 Dec 2016 - 6 Jan 2017
3 night minimum stay
£525
for 3 nights
From
£175
£700
£2,000
 
 
Winter 2017
7 Jan 2017 - 28 Apr 2017
3 night minimum stay
£375
for 3 nights
From
£125
£500
£1,650
 
 
Spring 2017
29 Apr 2017 - 26 May 2017
3 night minimum stay
£450
for 3 nights
From
£150
£600
£1,650
 
 
Early Summer
27 May 2017 - 30 Jun 2017
3 night minimum stay
£525
for 3 nights
From
£175
£675
£2,000
 
 
Summer
1 Jul 2017 - 18 Aug 2017
3 night minimum stay
£600
for 3 nights
From
£200
£775
£2,500
 
 
Dartmouth Regatta
19 Aug 2017 - 1 Sep 2017
7 night minimum stay
£875
for 7 nights
£875
 
 
September 2017
2 Sep 2017 - 29 Sep 2017
3 night minimum stay
£525
for 3 nights
From
£175
£675
£2,000
 
 
Winter 2017
30 Sep 2017 - 15 Dec 2017
3 night minimum stay
£450
for 3 nights
From
£150
£500
£2,000
 
 
Xmas & New Year 2017
16 Dec 2017 - 5 Jan 2018
7 night minimum stay
£750
for 7 nights
£750
 
 
My Standard Rate
3 night minimum stay
£450
for 3 nights
From
£150
£600
£2,000
 

Additional pricing information

Fees No additional mandatory fees
Refundable Damage Deposit £50

Booking Notes:
Bookings via contact with owner only.
Deposit of 50% with booking balance payable 6 weeks before stay date.
Please contact owner by email - text - fax - telephone - letter
Payments by cheque or bank transfer on line or cash.

Changeover Day:
Saturday is changeover day. Please vacate by 10.00 am. The Keys are available from 14.00 pm. Short breaks may be available please check with owner. Payment terms :- 50% with booking & balance 6 weeks before stay.
Please contact owner to pay. If bookings are made within the 6 weeks full payment is required.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

100% refund for cancellations more than 30 days before check-in date.
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Facilities

From the Owner

Clover Cottage in Galmpton is very easy to find. Just off the A379 Torquay to Brixham main road. It has a parking place at the side and another in front of the house. Shops include a butchers, village stores, post office & hairdressers. The Manor Inn / pub / restaurant / hotel is within 5 mins walk.

Property Type

  • cottage

Theme

  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Romantic
  • Tourist Attractions

General

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

Kitchen

  • Dishes & Utensils ...
  • Freezer
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave ...
  • Oven ...
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator ...
  • Hob ...
  • Toaster ...

Dining

  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area

Entertainment

  • Books
  • DVD Player ...
  • Games
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Stereo ...
  • Television ...

Suitability

  • Events Allowed
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • children welcome ...
  • non smoking only ...
  • pets considered ...
  • wheelchair inaccessible ...

Location Type

  • beach
  • river
  • village

Attractions

  • autumn foliage
  • botanical garden
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • live theatre
  • marina
  • restaurants
  • water parks
  • winery tours
  • zoo

Leisure Activities

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

Local Services & Businesses

  • ATM/bank
  • groceries
  • hospital

Sports & Adventure Activities

  • cycling
  • deepsea fishing
  • fishing
  • golf
  • jet skiing
  • paragliding
  • pier fishing
  • sailing
  • snorkelling
  • bay fishing
  • surfing
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • water skiing
  • wind-surfing

Bathrooms

  • Shower room 1 - Shower Enclosure
  • One bathroom with large walk in shower, toilet & wash basin

Bedrooms

  • 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 Double Bed
  • Bedroom 3 - 1 Double Bed
  • Bedroom 2 - 1 Double Bed
  • Description of sleeping capacity: 6 people in 3 double bedrooms Notes on bedrooms: 3 good size bedrooms. 1st floor bedroom one double bed, wardrobe, 6 draw cupboard, tv/dvd. 2nd bedroom has a double bed, 4 draw cupboard and dress stand. The 3rd bedroom has a double bed, 4 draw cupboard and chest wood. All bedrooms have wooden floors.

Outside

  • Boat ...
  • Terrace ...
  • Golf ...
  • Garden

Meals

  • Self-catering

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

Notes:

  • Outside: Large wood deck area with table & chairs for sitting or eating outside Linen is all included. Please bring your own towels. Changeover day is Saturdays Keys available at 16;00pm Please vacate the property on Saturday by 10:00am

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