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Garden Cottage, Newtown, Sidmouth, Devon

Beach cottage with 3 bedrooms and 2 bathrooms in Sidmouth, England

From £417 per week

Cottage to rent in Sidmouth, England

  • Cottage
  • Sleeps 6
  • 3 Bedrooms
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • WiFi
  • Near beach
  • Washing machine
  • Near supermarket
  • Near bar
  • Near restaurant

Cottage overview - owner's description

This versatile 3 bed cottage to rent in Sidmouth, Devon offers very comfortable accommodation in a wonderful location just a few minutes walk to the town centre and sea front.

This particularly well located cottage to rent in Sidmouth is just a 2 minute walk from the town centre with the beach beyond.

Garden cottage offers comfortable and verstaile accommodation - ideal for couples or families of up to 6 people. It offers the best of both worlds. The energetic will love the pretty and romantic walks that Sidmouth and East Devon provide. Those just wanting to relax, unwide and take in the sea air can do so without the need of a car. By contrast if you want to get out and about, Sidmouth is very well located for everything Devon has to offer.

Set over 3 floors the cottage has plenty of living space and privacy. Wi-Fi is provided throughout.
In the lower floor it has a cosy living room with sofa and 2 armchairs. Freeview TV is provided.

Beyond the living room is the spacious dining room with table and chairs. This in turn leads to the kitchen. The well equipped kitchen has everything required for a self catering holiday including, oven, hob, microwave, sandwich maker.

The back door leads to a unique private courtyard. The cottage is quite unique within this location. Most other cottages only have front courtyard gardens - open to all - but Garden Cottage has a lovely, sunny and private back courtyard. Enjoy sitting in the sun with a book or a morning paper!

Also on the lower floor there is a large downstairs modern bathroom with bath and overhead shower.

Moving upstairs the 1st floor houses the master bedroom and bedroom 2.

Bedroom 2 has a single sofa bed with a further mattress that can be pulled out to make two single beds.
The master bedroom is particularly comfortable with double bed and wardrobe.

Moving up to the top floor there is a highly versatile and particularly spacious family bedroom. Here we have a double bed and a small living area with sofa / sofa bed and TV.

Here, privacy is afforded to a 2nd family or just to those teenagers who like their own space!

Lastly, on the top floor is a bathroom with WC and sink.

Garden Cottage - Features
Small front terrace: Pretty area with bushes and plants for privacy.

Lounge: 2 seater sofa bed, 2 x armchairs, Digital TV (freeview channels)

Living room:
Large table and chairs.

Kitchen: Oven, hob, microwave, kettle, toaster, dishwasher, washing machine, sandwich maker.

Back Courtyard:
Private sunny area for sitting in the sun.

Downstairs bathroom:
WC, bath and overhead shower.

1st floor:
Master bedroom: Double bed, bedside tables, lamps, wardrobe, mirror, chest of drawers.

2nd bedroom: sofa bed with further pull put mattress to make 2 x single beds. Chest of drawers.

2nd floor:
Large family bedroom. Double bed. Sofa / sofa bed. TV. Chest of drawers.

Bathroom: WC and sink.

A cot and high chair can be provided - please enquire.
The cottage is no smoking.

Housekeeping: If arriving late, a small welcome pack can provided at an extra cost. Towels and linen provided.

Location: 20 minutes from M5 motorway.

Beautiful gardens and leisurely walks, Regency history, quaint cottages, clean beaches and friendly shops…. it’s all here in this lovely seaside town that nestles beneath majestic red cliffs and the green hills of the glorious Sid Valley.

Sidmouth has everything you could possible needs - a picturesque beach, a lovely mile long esplanade, great shops, fine restaurants, fantastic walks and much more!

The beach is an ideal place in which to relax on a deckchair. The more energetic can always climb the 500 feet high Peak Hill to enjoy the magnificent panorama Sidmouth and the coast far below. In the other direction is the equally commanding Salcombe Hill whilst inland are the green hills of the pretty Sid Valley. Alternatively there is always a gentler stroll around town, through the park and gardens and along the seafront. This is linked by a walkway to the western beach at Jacob’s Ladder.

Sidmouth’s park, The Byes, is a delightful riverside walk and quiet sanctuary. There are popular guided walks from the Heritage Centre taking in the main landmarks of the town. A ford still takes traffic across the River Sid.

As well as The Byes, there are many interesting walks and drives around Sidmouth. The nearby villages of Beer and Branscombe are both worth visiting en route to Seaton, the next sizeable resort.


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7 out of 7 people recommend staying here

Couple from Farnborough, United Kingdom Jun 2016

Really good stay! Only bad thing was no hot water in the shower, other than that had an amazing time.

Reply from Tenerife Holiday Homes

Thank you for the feedback and the 5 star rating. I am very glad you had a lovely time. Sorry we did not know about the lack of hot water in the shower but this was resolved immediately.
Thank you again and hope to see you again in the future.

Family from Wiesloch, Germany Aug 2015

Nice place to stay for a family with two teenagers. Near to the shops, Restaurant, beach.

Family from Ammersbek, Germany May 2015

Placed in a lovely alley the property is protected very effective from traffic noise. A quite and comfortable place. You will see at once that the owner had spend pretty much time to restore the the character of the old house and managed at the same time, to install the modern way of living. Furniture and wallpapers were tastefully and coloured with caution. A nice place to live in. The communication with the representative of the owner worked well, we had to ask for some help to start the central heating system and he acted very prompt. So we really love this place and Sidmouth!

From Carshalton, United Kingdom Aug 2010

Great that its so close to the town and beach. Beautifully presented. Owner available to call if any problems, but we didnt have any. Would visit again.

From London, United Kingdom Jun 2010

This cottage is tucked away in a delightful group of houses on a pedestrian path, which is itself located off a side street at the top of the High Street.

The location is brilliant we had a large buggy yet could work to the town-centre in seconds and to the sea-front in minutes. The cottage is also handily located for walks along the river Sid to Sidford (all off-road with pedestrian paths, I recommend turning right at Sidford and heading to the Blue Ball Inn for lunch!).

Tesco, Co-op, take aways (I recommend the fish curry at the Cinnamon Tree but would avoid the Chinese), independent wine shops and bakeries are all a short ramble from the front door. There is also a nice pub on the corner of Salcombe Road (I watched an England game there and they supplied sausage rolls and crisps) and opposite is the local cinema.

Sidmouth is great for kids. The beaches have a combination of pebbles, sand and rockpools and everywhere is accessible by wheelchair or pushchair. We had several cream teas and the wife was especially taken with the size of the cake portions in the Clock Tower Tea Rooms in Connaught Gardens.

The cottage itself has a large combined lounge and dinner with a well-stocked kitchen in an extended portion. Upstairs there are two bedrooms: the second bedroom has a single bed with a further pull-out single mattress. You can normally tell the quality of a house by the shower and this one was hot with plenty of power. TVs with freeview and DVD players are provided in both the lounge and the master bedroom.

One point to note is the parking is on the first available side-road up from the property the idea is to dump the car and use your legs within the town for the holiday. This was fine for us as Sidmouth had all we needed.

The owner was extremely responsive and pleasant when we had difficulties getting on the internet.

In summary I would say the cottage is ideal for either young families or couples (old or young!) looking for a relaxing (and possibly romantic) break.


From Furness Vale

we found the property clean and tidy very close to town centre and we enjoyed our stay and the friendly neighbourhood cat tigger x


This cottage is:

500m from the nearest beach 200m from the nearest bar 200m from the nearest restaurant 100m from the nearest supermarket 500m from Beach airport 200m from Town Centre 500m from The Byes Country Park 20km from Exeter 20km from M5 motorway

Local activities

Boat hire 15km Climbing 45km Fishing 15km Flying 45km Golf 15km Horse riding 15km Sailling 15km Scuba diving 15km Sports center 15km Swimming 15km Tennis 15km Water skiing 15km Wind surfing 15km

Sights and attractions

Historic site 45km Museum 45km Theme park 45km Zoo 45km

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Outside this cottage in Sidmouth, England
This cottage is in a quiet area near the waterfront. Car hire is not necessary as the cottage is less than a 15 minute walk to a large selection of shops, bars, restaurants; however parking is not available.

Prices and availability

Updated 20 April 2017

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Changeover days and minimum stays

  • 18 April - 17 June 2017: the minimum stay is 7 nights.
  • 18 June - 24 June 2017: the minimum stay is 6 nights.
  • 25 June 2017 - 2 January 2018: the minimum stay is 7 nights.
  • 9 January - 17 June 2018: the minimum stay is 7 nights.
  • 18 June - 24 June 2018: the minimum stay is 6 nights.
  • 25 June 2018 - 2 January 2019: the minimum stay is 7 nights.
  • 9 January - 17 June 2019: the minimum stay is 7 nights.
  • 18 June - 24 June 2019: the minimum stay is 6 nights.
  • 25 June - 3 September 2019: the minimum stay is 7 nights.
  • 5 September 2019 - 2 January 2020: the minimum stay is 7 nights.
  • 9 January - 28 March 2020: the minimum stay is 7 nights.



3 bedrooms, Sleeps 6:

  • 1 double bed
  • 1 double bed
  • 1 single bed

There is also 1 cot


2 bathrooms, 2 Separate WC's


CD player, DVD/Blu-ray player, Internet / WiFi, TV Languages in Local


Living area seats 5, Dining area seats 6, Central heating, Clothes drier, Hair dryer, Iron / board, Towels / linen, Washing machine, Car hire optional


Cooker, Crockery, Cutlery, Dishwasher, Fridge, Freezer, Glassware, Kettle, Microwave, Oven, Pots / pans, Toaster

Suitable for


Extra information

Please note the 2nd bedroom has a single bed with a further pull out bed. We recommend this bedroom for one adult or 2 children.

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