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The perfect place to enjoy breakfast with far reaching sea views
Enjoy the private hot tub with far reaching sea views over Torbay
The perfect retreat, complete with hot tub
The warm and welcoming lounge with garden view
The dining area
The beautiful open-plan lounge/kitchen/diner
A winning combination of style, comfort and romance
Enjoy a good nights sleep in this king-size bed
The contemporary shower room
Enclosed furnished terrace
View towards this delightful retreat
Situated within the owners well maintained grounds
1 / 12  The perfect place to enjoy breakfast with far reaching sea views
2 / 12  Enjoy the private hot tub with far reaching sea views over Torbay
3 / 12  The perfect retreat, complete with hot tub
4 / 12  The warm and welcoming lounge with garden view
5 / 12  The dining area
6 / 12  The beautiful open-plan lounge/kitchen/diner
7 / 12  A winning combination of style, comfort and romance
8 / 12  Enjoy a good nights sleep in this king-size bed
9 / 12  The contemporary shower room
10 / 12  Enclosed furnished terrace
11 / 12  View towards this delightful retreat
12 / 12  Situated within the owners well maintained grounds

White Cottage Retreat

Paignton, Devon
Sleeps 2
Bedrooms 1
Bathrooms 1
Change Fri
Dogs welcome 1
4 star
Waterside views
Hot tub
Internet access
Pub nearby
Shop nearby
Beach within easy reach
Romantic
Towels included
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At a glance

  • Far reaching coastal views from the private hot tub
  • Shops, cafes and restaurants are within walking distance of the property
  • Take a trip along the English Riviera coastline and stop off at one of the 19 beaches and coves
Property code: 55119

Overlooking one of the most picturesque seaside towns in South Devon, this charming retreat promises a fantastic getaway as well as a great base to explore Devon and Cornwall.

Paignton is one of the brightest jewels in the English Riviera’s crown, as you arrive in the seaside resort, you are met with the welcoming sight of its long stretch of beautiful and easily accessible beachfront, promenade, traditional pier, colourful beach huts and green. Once you arrive, you don't have to go far, as the seaside town offers an array of shops, cafes and restaurants within easy reach of the sea front. Also on offer in the area is the Paignton and Dartmouth Steam Railway which offers trips from the town. For those looking for a more peaceful day out why not visit Greenway, Agatha Christie’s former house and enjoy a cream tea in the lovely gardens.

This delightful seaside retreat is the perfect getaway, situated within the owners’ calm grounds where privacy is assured. On entering the property, the entrance hall is the perfect place to wipe muddy paws and leave your walking boots behind. Heading on into the property, enter into the open-plan lounge/kitchen/dining area. Relax in the lounge with sofa, chair, Smart TV and wood burner effect electric fire, patio doors offer views out over the garden and open out onto the decked area with hot tub. The kitchen is well-equipped with electric oven and hob, dishwasher, washing machine, fridge/freezer, microwave and coffee machine. There is also a table and chairs for two. Heading on upstairs to the light and airy, delightful king-size bedroom with en-suite shower room with WC (head space is restricted due to sloping ceilings within the bedroom and shower room and is not suitable for guests over 6ft).

Heading outside, sit and relax on the balcony, enjoy the delightful sea views from the comfort of the garden furniture, or enjoy a soak in the private hot tub. You will no doubt find it difficult to leave this relaxed environment. There is off-road parking for one car.

Dogs are charged at £20 each per full or part week.

  • 1 bedroom - king-size
  • 1 shower room
  • Electric oven and hob, fridge/freezer, washing machine, dishwasher, microwave and coffee machine
  • Private hot tub
  • Electric and central heating included
  • Bed linen and towels included
  • Off-road parking for 1 car
  • Wi-Fi included
  • 1 dog welcome
  • Enclosed decked area
  • Beach 2 miles, shop and pub within 20 min downhill walking distance
  • Smart TV in lounge
  • Please note no BBQ's due to proximity of thatched property
  • Regret no children, babes in arms welcome

Julie Clarke

This property is personally managed by Julie.

Reviews

From guests that have stayed at the property.

Based on 26 guest ratings

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Reviewed by Samantha 9th October 2020

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Reviewed by Mark 27th September 2020

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Reviewed by Sandy 18th September 2020

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Really comfortable cottage with a lovely view of the sea in the distance and the added bonus of the hot tub. Can highly recommend as a good base to explore

Reviewed by Simon 11th September 2020

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fantastic cant wait to go back

Reviewed by Melvyn 4th September 2020

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Reviewed by Julie 14th August 2020

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The cottage was very comfortable and well equipped in a lovely peaceful location. The owners who live next door were very helpful but not intrusive. I wouldnt hesitate to recommend this property to a friend

Reviewed by Jamie 31st July 2020

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Great location, great views and so quiet its amazing. Short journey to the local shops and pub.

Reviewed by Daniela 24th July 2020

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Lovely cottage with lovely views overlooking the sea. The owners are very helpful and friendly. The cottage comes well equipped with all the basic facilities needed, however you just need to be careful when going upstairs as there are low ceilings.

Reviewed by David 17th July 2020

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Helpful, friendly, hosts. Peaceful location, good base to get around East Devon. Lovely hot tub. Kitchen and lounge well appointed. The bed was a little small for us. Be aware of limited headroom upstairs. Overall an enjoyable holiday.

Reviewed by Kirstie 24th December 2019

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Reviewed by Steve 9th November 2019

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Fantastic views (Better than the pictures), big and spacious kitchen and a nice big garden with resident squirrels.

Reviewed by Leeanda 21st October 2019

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Reviewed by Richard 11th October 2019

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Fabulous Cottage superb location perfect for relaxing and walking.

Reviewed by Inmaculada 4th October 2019

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Its absolutely beautiful, the location and the view spectacular. The cottage is very spacious and comfortable, very clean. The hot tub was lovely. The owners were very friendly and helpful.

Reviewed by Nicola 6th September 2019

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The cottage is very well presented and clean throughout, in the most beautiful grounds that was delightful to wake up to every day. Such a relaxing place to holiday, will definitely recommend to family and friends.

Reviewed by Christopher 23rd August 2019

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The cottage was spotless and very well equipped. Gill and Colin were helpful, informative and welcoming hosts but completely respected our privacy. We really cannot fault the cottage in any way....and the hot tub was wonderful!

Reviewed by Kim 2nd August 2019

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Reviewed by Margaret 12th July 2019

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White Cottage Retreat is a great place to take a short break or a longer holiday as we did, couldnt fault anything the cottage is sited along side the owners property in a lovely peaceful garden, Colin and Gill made us feel most welcome and where very helpful during our stay if we lived a little nearer we wouldnt hesitate to go back.

Reviewed by Rebecca 5th July 2019

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The owners were both lovely & offered a very warm welcome. In such a peaceful setting and the views were amazing. Sunken hot tub was great & the patio table / chairs were great for breakfast each morning. Kitchen was well equipped with the added bonus of a dishwasher & washer. Couple of throws to add comfort made it a very relaxing retreat.

Reviewed by Keith 21st June 2019

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Reviewed by Margaret 7th June 2019

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Reviewed by Graham 17th May 2019

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Reviewed by Chloe 15th April 2019

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We visited the white cottage for our mini moon. This was a fantastic ccottage which was beautifully decorated. It was great value for money and a beautiful spot. The owners were really helpful and kind but respected our privacy.

Reviewed by Cheryl 4th January 2019

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We loved our entire week away. The cottage was fabulous and had everything we would need to make our week away perfect. The hot tub was just what we needed. Everything was clean and the bed was sooooo comfortable. I would recommend Brixham and Dartmouth to visit. Although if you want a bit of 1950s retro Paignton Pier was also worth a visit. . We aRead morere booked to go back there next year in the same week already and we have only been back 24 hours. The owners were helpful and on site if needed. Hide

Reviewed by Zoe 23rd December 2018

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If you are looking for total relaxation and peace and quiet then this is the place for you. Set in an idyllic location with a pleasant seaview. The patio area has tables and chairs where you can sit back and relax or if you desire take a plunge in the hot tub with a beer or glass of wine to hand and unwind and watch the sunset. The cottage itself, Read moreis well furnished, modern and decorated to a high standard. The owners are on hand,friendly and able to offer suggestions on places to visit. Hide

Reviewed by Georgia 3rd December 2018

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Nice property, directly next door to owners (good or bad), nice hot tub and view. There were some nice touches but I think lacked the basics... like salt and pepper in the salt and pepper shakers. Dont give me an empty shaker its like teasing me!

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Location

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