Cottage | 2 bedrooms | sleeps 4
GREAT POSITION FOR BEACH AND EXPLORING SOUTH DEVON
Situated in the coastal town of Dawlish, this delightful cottage is within easy walking distance of beach, cafes, restaurants and shops and also in the perfect location for exploring South Devon. The long, sandy blue flag beach at Dawlish Warren is perfect for family days out, with safe bathing and a welcoming nature reserve. Dawlish is on the rail network and its renowned coastal train ride gives easy links along the coast to Teignmouth, Torbay, Exeter city and beyond.
The Exe estuary offers water sports, cycle tracks and sea cruises, The cottage is close to Manor Gardens with its children's play area and park beyond, giving access along a footpath following the Brook down through the town, past Dawlish Lawn to the beach.
The accommodation offers TWO bedrooms: 1 double and 1 twin (3' beds). Bathroom: with bath, shower, bidet and WC. Lounge/diner: with TV, DVD, and wood burning stove. Kitchen: with cooker, microwave, fridge, and door to sunny patio. The washing machine and tumble drier are in the porch. Outside: front patio with patio furniture. Amenities: parking for 1 car . Bed linen, electric and gas central heating included. Regret no smoking.
At a glance
• Property code: 220012
• Bedrooms: 2
• Sleeps: 4
• Changeover day: Saturday
• Price band:
• Highchair & travel cot
• Enclosed garden / patio
• Pubs & Shops nearby
• Beach & station walking distance
• Parking space
|Size||Sleeps up to 4, 2 bedrooms|
|Nearest beach||500 m|
|Access||Car not necessary|
|Nearest Amenities||200 m|
|Nearest travel links||Nearest airport: Exeter 18 km, 800 m|
|Family friendly||Great for children of all ages|
|Notes||No pets allowed, No smoking at this property|
Features and Facilities
|Luxuries||Log fire, Internet access, DVD player|
|General||Central heating, TV, CD player, Wi-Fi available|
|Standard||Kettle, Toaster, Iron|
|Utilities||Clothes dryer, Cooker, Microwave, Fridge, Washing machine|
|Rooms||2 bedrooms, 1 bathrooms of which 1 Family bathrooms|
|Furniture||Single beds (2), Double beds (1), Dining seats for 4, Lounge seats for 4|
|Other||Linen provided, High chair|
The West Country region
Dawlish is on the coast path and cycle route with beautiful beaches. Dawish Warren is a blue flag beach and nature reserve which is just 1.5 miles away.
Exeter, Teignmouth and Torquay are just down the coast accessible by car and rail. South Devon has many places of interest and Dartmoor National Park is nearby.
Dawlish is a pretty coastal town with The Brook running through the centre with its famous black swans. Shops, pubs and restaurants are all within walking distance and there is a small amusement park and crazy golf course down by the sea.
Dawlish has its own its own indoor swimming pool and leisure centre and cycle hire is available in the town.
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1 Oct 2013
"Perfect cottage for a family holiday"
Fantastic little cottage to stay in dawlish. Really nicely kept and homely. Perfect for family's and even got a drive so Car can stay there when not used. Close to everything u need.
25 Sep 2013
"Super cottage great location"
Very well presented and spotlessly clean and fresh. Comfortable beds and furnishings. Kitchen a little compact but has everything needed and the extra touches with milk and scones on arrival very nice thank you.
12 Sep 2013
"A very comfortable cottage, conveniently located."
Small but beautifully planned out, Fox Cottage is very comfortably furnished and equipped. Everything is clean, tidy, of good quality and in good working order - not something you can always take for… More
19 Aug 2013
"A great little cottage!"
We found the cottage to be very well kitted out, with all the necessities you would want for a weeks stay including Wifi and the bonus of a parking space. I drive a Freelander 2 which fitted in the dr… More
5 Aug 2013
"Lovely cosy cottage"
We had a lovely week staying in Fox Cottage with a 4 year old and a 1 year old. It was perfect for us, with travel cot and high chair so no need to bring our own and stair gate so no safety concerns. Having a washing machine and tumble dryer also made life a lot easier. The cottage had everything we needed and was cosy and beautifully decorated and well maintained. Good location for walks, shops, beach etc. Highly recommended!
25 Jun 2013
"Excellent accomodation and location"
Well furnished, modernised cottage with all mod cons. Beds were excellent, extremely comfy and the extras provided such as milk and a cream tea on arrival, a decent flat screen tv with freesat and dvd were really appreciated. The cottage was very clean and it is obvious the owner goes that little bit extra to maintain this high standard. Good position for local amenities and with private parking provided the cheap rail tickets along the beautiful coast railway must be utilised.
12 Jun 2013
"Lovely holiday rental & excellent location"
Fox cottage was wonderfully clean & well equipped. With a parking space provided we could leave the car safely for our weeks stay. Dawlish was very pretty with a brook running through the centre wit… More
3 Jun 2013
"Cosy Comfy Cottage"
We had a lovely week in the cottage with our daughter and her partner.The cream tea was lovely to find on arrival, as was the milk and bread. The cottage is comfy, cosy and very thoughtfully equipped. The short walk into Dawlish was ideal for shops, amusements and eating places.The riverside walk is very pretty. The train was handy for car-free travel. It was easy to walk to Dawlish Warren where our other daughter and family were camping.
21 May 2013
"A lovely holiday cottage"
My mother and I spent a week at Fox Cottage and found it comfortable and well-equipped. On arrival we found the cottage to be clean and welcoming, with a cream tea awaiting us. The beds, too, proved to be very comfortable. Mod cons include wi-fi, washing machine, tumble dryer, large TV, radio and DVD player. The location is exceptionally quiet (a backwater with virtually no passing traffic) yet within five or 10 minutes walk of anything you need in Dawlish. The park and the river (with its famous black swans) are just a couple of minutes walk away and there is a pedestrian path along the riverside down to the seafront. There are also pubs, restaurants and shops nearby. We found Dawlish a good base for our exploration of the coast and of Dartmoor and liked the fact that the town is quite compact. The provision of a private parking space at the cottage is another plus point. Good communication throughout from the owners, Charles and Judy.
5 Apr 2013
"Lovely comfortable cottage in close proximity to shops, sea and public transport"
Fox cottage is a very comfortable, warm cottage, finished to a very high standard. It has every facility you could wish for including log burner, washing machine and tumble dryer - what a bonus!! It is situated near to the centre of Dawlish within easy walking distance to shops, beach, coastal path bus stops and train station. As the cottage has an off road parking space we were able to leave the car safely for the week whilst we walked or used public transport. We would certainly recommend a stay at the cottage. (The owners even left us a Devon cream tea and bottle of milk which was very welcome after a long journey).
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