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Cottage | 3 bedrooms | sleeps 6

Key Info
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 16 km
  • Great for children of all ages
  • Car advised
  • Some pets are welcome - please contact the owner

Our South Devon comfortable family holiday cottage provides an ideal break for a family of 4, with friends, extended family or just the 2 of you for a romantic getaway in a quiet location. There is parking for 2/3 cars in the front whilst a very large garden at the back provides a relaxing environment with sunshine most of the day. And yet, big enough to have a good run a around, completely enclosed so no need to worry about the children.

The cottage is located within 1 mile of the A38 enabling easy access to Plymouth 45 mins away, Exeter 20 mins, Market town of Newton Abbot 15 mins, Dartmoor 15 mins via the Gateway to the Moors, Bovey Tracey. It only takes 35mins to reach Teignmouth or Torquay 45mins (traffic pending) and the beaches whilst there are many woodland walks on the doorstep or within a few minutes by car.

The local shops are less then 5 mins including the well known Trago Mills shopping complex and their new restaurant whilst the Stover and Dainton Golf clubs are also 5 mins away.

Bovey Tracey hosts a farmer's market fortnightly and boasts many pubs, cafes and restaurants.

There are local swimming pools: outdoor at Bovey Tracey and indoor at Newton Abbot and a wave pool in Torquay. at the Riveria Centre near the sea front.

Size Sleeps up to 6, 3 bedrooms
Nearest beach Teignmouth 16 km
Will consider Long term lets (over 1 month), Short breaks (1-4 days)
Access Car advised
Nearest Amenities 800 m
Nearest travel links Nearest airport: Exeter 25 km, Nearest railway: Newton Abbot 8 km
Family friendly Great for children of all ages, Suitable for people with restricted mobility
Notes Pets welcome, No smoking at this property

Features and Facilities

Luxuries DVD player
General Central heating, TV
Standard Kettle, Toaster, Iron, Hair dryer
Utilities Clothes dryer, Cooker, Microwave, Fridge, Freezer, Washing machine
Rooms 3 bedrooms, 1 bathrooms of which 1 Family bathrooms
Furniture Single beds (2), Double beds (1), Cots (1), Dining seats for 6, Lounge seats for 7
Other Linen provided, Towels provided
Outdoors Shared garden, BBQ, Swing set
Access Parking
Further details outdoors

Parking for 2-3 cars

Further details

A mini welcome pack awaits your arrival providing useful information about the facilities and local attractions. Tea, coffee and milk provided initially for you to drink while you examine the many possible attractions and places to visit.

Comments made by previous guests include:

May 2013

Dempsey Family:"Thank you for another lovely week, the cottage is lovely, the garden is perfect for the children. We thoroughly enjoyed it. See you again next year."

Surtee Family:"Great place, quiet get away, very warm welcome, lovely spacious garden; great for the children. Cosy cottage and within easy reach of the coast and moors (Dartmoor). Many thanks for a much needed rest."

July 2013

The Mayer family from Turkey: "Relaxing, great garden and location, Thanks for the warm welcome as they say in Turkey "Kolay gelsin!"

The Harding Family:"Another glorious week, 2nd year running. reluctant to leave. So comfortable, peaceful and welcoming. Thank you."

The West Country region

2 Delves Cottages is located in a beautiful green setting next to the gateway to the moors - Bovey Tracey and the famous Haytor is but a "stones throw." There is easy access to major towns and routes as the A38, Devon Expressway is less than a mile away. The actual house is completely surrounded by trees hidden away and off the beaten track providing a relaxing and an "unwinding" environment.

Newton Abbot

The local shops are less then 5 minutes away whilst a Tesco Express and Spar shop are located in the nearby town of Bovey Tracey, 5minutes away where a farmers market is held fortnightly. There is an outdoor heated swimming pool (open summer season only), local tourist information office in the main town car park.

The English Rivera, Torquay/Paington/Brixham are around 40mins away with a whole host of attractions and areas of outstanding natural beauty prevail: hidden valleys and rivers, wide open vistas across the moors, countryside and genuine uncanned fresh air.

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16 Sep 2014


"Well-equipped,spotless and comfortable in a lovely setting."

We extended our week to 10 days because the weather was so good and we found so much to do in the area. Our interests are walking, bird-watching and nature photography - there was a nature reserve on … More

6 Aug 2014



Stayed for a week with family and 2 small children in this delightful cottage with a very large garden that was used to play and relax in. The location was superb, very peaceful and within easy reach… More

15 Jul 2014


"Well equipped, everything you need is there"

Had a lovely warm welcome, plenty of information as to where to visit. Fresh eggs from the chicken - so tasty. Comfortable beds nice relaxed break. Huge garden and great BBQ, would recommend to friend… More

1 Jun 2014


"A quiet "getaway from it all" cottage to totally relax and enjoy a break"

A great cottage totally away from everything.Lovely spacious garden.Easy access to towns the coast and of course the moors aswell.… More

3 Oct 2013


"Great 'get away from it all' Cottage...!"

Situated down a lane, quiet and peaceful, ideal for getting away from the hustle & bustle of life! The cottage is lovely, very clean, lovely homely decorations and everything you need when staying, w… More

4 Sep 2013


"Lovely week away"

We have just come back from a lovely week staying in Delves Cottages. We were made to feel very welcome here. The cottage was lovely and very peaceful. The grandchildren particularly enjoyed the lo… More

18 Aug 2013


"Wow factor"

Great holiday welcomed by the family who gave us great advice of where to go to eat and explore. The cottage was amazing with a grand garden plenty to do. Devon has great views great beaches and plent… More

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Calendar last updated:26 Sep 2014

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