Cottage | 1 bedrooms | sleeps 2
Situated amidst the glorious South Hams, Swallows Rest is a large, one bedroomed double fronted cottage, attached to the owners home. There is parking for up to two cars, and a beautiful garden, including that all important patio for alfresco dining, whilst enjoying the evening sunset.
A fully fitted kitchen compliments an open plan lounge/diner, furnished to a high standard, including a comfortable sofa. Upstairs there is a beautiful and spacious bedroom, incorporating the essential ensuite. Here you will enjoy a full bathroom and walk in shower.
|Size||Sleeps up to 2, 1 bedrooms|
|Nearest beach||Bantham 6 km|
|Will consider||Corporate bookings, Long term lets (over 1 month), Short breaks (1-4 days)|
|Nearest Amenities||1.5 km|
|Nearest travel links||Nearest airport: Plymouth 26 km, Nearest railway: Totnes 15 km|
|Family friendly||Suitable for people with restricted mobility|
|Notes||No pets allowed, No smoking at this property|
Features and Facilities
|General||Central heating, TV, CD player, Wi-Fi available|
|Standard||Kettle, Toaster, Iron, Hair dryer|
|Utilities||Clothes dryer, Cooker, Microwave, Fridge, Freezer, Washing machine|
|Rooms||1 bedroom, 1 bathrooms of which 1 En suites|
|Furniture||1 Sofa beds, Double beds (1), Dining seats for 2, Lounge seats for 2|
|Other||Linen provided, Towels provided|
|Outdoors||Balcony or terrace, Private garden, BBQ|
|Further details indoors||
* Flat screen TV.
|Further details outdoors||
* 3 acre orchard with apple, pear and cherry trees.
* Pick your own fruit when available.
* Garden Furniture.
* Glorious views.
* Babies under 1 year can be accommodated, please ask.
* Complimentary Continental Breakfast Hamper.
* Complimentary Devon Cream Tea upon arrival.
* Local Airport and Rail transfers can be arranged by seperate negotiation.
* Drying facility for walkers outdoor clothing and boot cleaning facility, complimentary.
* Please advise when booking, if you would like confirmation either by email or post
The West Country region
Within 25 minutes by car, you are in the very heart of Dartmoor National Park with its wild ponies, rugged scenery and panoramic views. For those who are interested in birds and wildlife, Slapton Ley is a mere 20 minutes by car. Salcombe, Totnes and Modbury, all within 12 miles are just some of the places to visit, whilst Dartmouth is a little further, and a must for all visitors to enjoy.
Furtherafield you can visit Buckfast Abbey, one of the most interesting places to visit locally, as is the Buckfastleigh steam railway. Plymouth and the waterfront region (30 minutes) is a fascinating mixture of bustling city, with a shopping mall to equal some of the best. Visit the Hoe with its Maritime history, including the harbour steps in the Barbican from where the Pilgrim Fathers departed, when embarking on their journey to the Americas in the Mayflower. Other activities include the Plymouth ski centre and Exeter racecourse. With a reputation for a sunny climate, stunning scenery and the traditional Devon cream tea, South Devon has much to offer.
Within a 10 minute walk you will find Loddiswell village which has a post office, general store,14th Century church and public house. The Loddiswell Inn does excellent bar meals, very reasonably priced but for those who prefer to eat at home, a take away service is provided. There is also a limited bus service to our town of Kingsbridge with its quaint shops, quay and ferry to Salcombe.
Several glorious blue flag beaches are all within easy reach. Bantham and Bigbury are particularly popular with surfers. Numerous opportunities for Sailing, Golf and Horseriding are available to those interested in sporting activities. For ramblers in particular, the area offers excellent opportunties for enjoying our spectacular coastal walks as well as those in the countryside.Tennis and fishing are all easily accessible. There are many beautiful landscapes in the area, which encourages painters and artists of all standards, to visit and view the several galleries that Kingsbridge has to offer. When it comes to food, the South Hams has many excellent restaurants including seafood, asian, french and chinese.