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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.

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

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

24th September 2016 - 'Thank you so much Alan and Jane for a wonderful holiday. Love your cottage - excellent location!' Derek & Sylvia

16th September 2016 - 'Lovely cottage, everything handy. Great walks - hope to be back soon.' Joy and Stan

10th September 2016 - 'Excellent week. Lovely cottage, superb location. Enjoyed ourselves. Many thanks.' Daphne & Alan

13th August 2016 - 'Sorry we didn't get to meet Alan and Jane - another time perhaps! Lovely walks - Branscombe to Beer via The Undercliff stood out- who needs The Med?! A La Ronde (National Trust) another favourite but go on a good day for views of the Exe estuary. Many thanks.' Mark & Catherine




At a glance

Price per week, from:

£325 to £535

Full pricing guide >
  • 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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Price Breaks from 2017 Week Price Short Break Price*
17 Jun to 21 Jul £475 £333
22 Jul to 01 Sep £535 £375
02 Sep to 08 Sep £440 £308
09 Sep to 22 Sep £375 £263
23 Sep to 27 Oct £325 £227
28 Oct to 22 Dec £325 £227
Christmas £435 £305
New Year £435 £305
Price Breaks from 2018 Week Price Short Break Price*
01 Jan to 23 Mar £340 £238
24 Mar to 13 Apr £365 £255
14 Apr to 27 Apr £365 £255
28 Apr to 25 May £415 £291
26 May to 01 Jun £465 £326
02 Jun to 15 Jun £465 £326
16 Jun to 20 Jul £495 £347
21 Jul to 31 Aug £560 £392
01 Sep to 14 Sep £460 £322
15 Sep to 28 Sep £395 £277
29 Sep to 19 Oct £340 £238
20 Oct to 26 Oct £340 £238
27 Oct to 21 Dec £340 £238
Christmas £455 £319
New Year £455 £319
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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.