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Orchard Cottage




About this property

Charming detached bungalow in a lovely residential area. According to a recent guest 'one of the best places I have ever stayed - quiet spotless and everything you need'. A short walk down through the Byes National Trust parkland to the picturesque town and seafront or walk from the door to join the coastal path via beautiful woodland. Stroll up the Byes for a pub lunch at the Blue Ball. Drive to the the River Cottage HQ for a meal or cookery course, go by water taxi to the River Exe award winning cafe or simply rest, relax and enjoy the peace and quiet of Orchard Cottage. You will be spoilt for choice!  


ACCOMMODATION: Attractive, comfortably furnished sitting room with large bay window overlooking pretty cottage garden. Well equipped kitchen with dining table and chairs. Light airy bedroom with very comfortable bed, top quality bedding and plenty of storage. Fully tiled bathroom with shower over bath, washbasin, WC and heated towel rail. Garden furniture and cushions to enjoy the lavender, roses and honeysuckle in the sun catching garden.   

Digitally programmed WIBO heating included.  


Saturday changeover day.

Unresticted roadside parking opposite property.

Welcome pack of bread, butter, jam, eggs, milk, tea, coffee

No pets.

TV. DVD.Radio. Wi Fi internet connection with unlimited access

Electric cooker. Washing machine. Fridge/freezer.Microwave. 

Bed linen and towels included.  Hairdryer

£75 supplement for Folk Festival Week (1st week in August).

Visitor Comments

9th September 2017: My husband and I stayed here a few years ago. This year I have travelled on my own and I felt so happy everytime I walked into Orchard Cottage. What a perfect setting and thank you for your eggs, milk and butter and of course your comfortable charm you give the cottage. Nancy Maxwell

2nd September 2017: Another wonderful week in Orchard Cottage with superb weather. We said in 2011 that we would return and we have! Thank you Alan & Jane for letting us stay here. Alan & Pat

26th August 2017: A wonderful week in this cosy and comfortable cottage! A big thank you Jane & Alan for everything. Hope to return. Charmain & Adrian

12th August 2017: Cottage perfect for another folk week, despite the weather! We have had a great time here. Alan & Jane have made us feel welcome. Dave & Rebecca

15th July 2017: A neat cosy cottage. Thank you. Sidmouth is beautiful! The free music at Connaught Gardens on a Sunday is lovely. Always a delight to go to the Donkey Sanctuary and they now have a new restaurant. Lovely coastal walks and an easy one from Budleigh to Otterton Mill along the Otter.

8th July 2017: A lovely relaxing holiday. Cottage exellent! Thanks again Jane & Alan. Mr & Mrs Lampitt

1st July 2017: Thank you Jane & Alan for your fantastic accomodation. We have thoroughly enjoyed our stay. Thanks for the welcome pack that was a lovely touch. Mr & Mrs Naughton

10th June 2017: Everything we wanted in the cottage. Thank you for the treats you left us, very thoughtful. Lynn & Bob

27th May 2017: Lovely cottage, very comfortable, well equipped, glorious weather. Hope to come again soon. Mr & Mrs Oakley

20th May 2017: Thank you for making us so welcome in your lovely cottage. Mr & Mrs Anders



19th April 2017 -'Cosy and charming cottage - lovely location, Shaun & Jill

1st April 2017 -'Very nice & quiet cottage - everything we needed including good weather, many thanks. Steve & Diane

27th December 2016 - Come to this area regularly and can honestly say this is one of the bestplaces I've ever stayed. Quiet, spotless and everything you need. Happy 2017. Mrs Bashford

22nd October 2016 - 'Lovely week - beautiful cottage and brilliant weather.' Geoff & Mary






At a glance

Price per week, from:

£345 to £565

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  • Propert Ref: 046
  • Sleeps: 2
  • Bedrooms: 1
  • Bed format: 1 double
  • Bathrooms: 1


  • Parking
  • Garden
  • Short Walk Beach
  • Short Walk Pub
  • Detached
  • Open Fire
  • OK for Less Able
  • Broadband/Wi Fi
  • Linen Inc
  • Double beds
  • Toilets

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10% Discount from 31st March to 28th April

This charming property for two is in a peaceful location, very close to National Trust parkland incorporating a pretty 10 minute riverside walk into Sidmouth. Come and enjoy a quiet break and take advantage of the 10% discount now offered for any full week booking until the 28th April 2018

Price Breaks from 2018 Week Price Short Break Price*
14 Apr to 27 Apr £370 £259
28 Apr to 25 May £420 £294
26 May to 01 Jun £470 £329
02 Jun to 15 Jun £470 £329
16 Jun to 20 Jul £500 £350
21 Jul to 31 Aug £565 £396
01 Sep to 14 Sep £465 £326
15 Sep to 28 Sep £400 £280
29 Sep to 19 Oct £345 £241
20 Oct to 26 Oct £345 £241
27 Oct to 21 Dec £345 £241
Christmas £460 £322
New Year £460 £322
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*Short Break prices shown are for 3 nights only, please call for 4 or 5 night prices if required. Short Breaks are available from the end of October half term to the start of the Easter school holidays, or at the owners' discretion for a last minute booking at other times of the year. Unfortunately it would be most unusual for us to be in a position to consider a short break at peak holiday times, such as the October and February half terms or over the Christmas, New Year and Easter breaks.