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The front of the main building and garden (Lily Cottage is to the left of the main building)

Bungalow | 2 bedrooms | sleeps 4

Key Info
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 0 km
  • Great for children of all ages
  • Car advised
  • Pets welcome

Maidencombe Holiday Cottages presents Lily Cottage. This self-contained thatched bungalow is situated in the heart of rural Maidencombe. The beach, coastal and country walks are all on your doorstep, or you can just relax in the village pub the 'Thatched Tavern', or the award winning fine dining restaurant the 'Orestone Manor'.

The bungalow is newly refurbished to a high standard and has its own private entrance, two bedrooms - one with a double bed, one with a single bed, and a queen sized sofa bed in the lounge. It has dining space for four, a new modern kitchen/diner with all the mod-cons and a bathroom with shower and bath.

There is free-sat television, wifi, and a dvd player. The kitchen has a gas hob, oven, a large fridge and freezer, and a washing machine. The bathroom has a bath and an electric shower. A tumble dryer is available in a communal area and of course there are washing lines for sunny days.

Guests are welcome to use the gardens, and also have a dedicated parking space on the drive. The apartment has gas central heating and hot water that guests can control so you are always comfortable. Bedding and towels are provided free of charge.

The quaint village of Maidencombe has approximately 30 properties in the main village. It is peaceful and friendly. There is a beach café in the Summer months, and The Thatched Tavern which has an award winning garden probably serves some of the best beers in Devon. With two wood burning stoves to snuggle in front with a glass of wine winters evening can be so inviting.

Dartmoor is only a 30 minute drive away. Torquay and Teignmouth are the closest towns, and you will find plenty of top restaurants and eateries in both. Try a day out at Kent's Cavern the worlds famous prehistoric caves. Internationally famous Paignton Zoo or Splashdown Water Park, Paignton next to Torquay.

A car is by far the most convenient but buses and taxis are available.

This is a non-smoking thatched property, but smoking is allowed in the garden . We are all very pet friendly so you are welcome to bring your dog(s), provided you keep them under control and look after the apartment. The beach, pub and country walks are also dog friendly all year round.

If you need more accommodation please look at my other apartment - Penny Farthings - which sleeps four on the same estate.

Size Sleeps up to 4, 2 bedrooms
Nearest beach Maidencombe 100 m
Will consider Corporate bookings, House swap, Long term lets (over 1 month), Short breaks (1-4 days)
Access Car advised
Nearest Amenities 2.4 km
Nearest travel links Nearest airport: Exeter 38 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 Internet access, DVD player
General Central heating, TV, CD player, Wi-Fi available
Standard Kettle, Toaster, Iron
Utilities Clothes dryer, Microwave, Fridge, Freezer, Washing machine
Rooms 2 bedrooms, 1 bathrooms of which 1 Family bathrooms
Furniture 1 Sofa beds, Single beds (1), Double beds (1), Dining seats for 4, Lounge seats for 4
Other Linen provided, Towels provided
Outdoors Shared garden
Access Parking

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1 Sep 2014


"Its sometimes the little things that matter."

Good location with good pub next door serving excellent food but no noise. Lily Cottage was clean & tidy with parking for a small car next to it. Easy to use WiFi connection. Beds comfortable. Bonus o… More

12 Aug 2014


"We will definitely be back!"

We recently stayed at this lovely cottage for 4 weeks and will definitely be returning! It is in an amazing location with a beautiful beach within a minute walk. Although it feels like you are in the … More

19 Jun 2014


"A hidden gem on the outskirts of Torquay"

We stayed here because the price was low and it had parking and although the pictures were good we weren't expecting much. Wow, this place is lovely, you get a lot for your dollar! We had the who… More

5 Jun 2014


"Lovely Cottage in great secluded location"

Lovely well equipped cottage with everything you could need, with very helpful and friendly owners. Pub next door is excellent and a lovely little beach is just a 5 minute walk away. Ideal for a sho… More

2 Jan 2014



Excellent location and immaculate accommodation made for a fantastic stay, and the food at the pub next door was also excellent. Fantastic coastal walks, and all was ideal for dog owners too.… More

2 Nov 2013


"Idyllic location and perfect accommodation for small family"

Would definitely book this property again if staying in the area. The property had everything that you might need including those things that you always forget to pack. Perfect holiday location from … More

15 Sep 2013


"A perfect location for a peaceful break"

I stayed at the property with my husband and dog for a week. The apartment is clean and spacious with all amenities included. Owner Cassie is helpful and pleasant. Location was perfect, quiet, opposit… More

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