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Pet Friendly Holiday

About this property

Tarn is a spacious, beautifully refurbished town house set in a quiet position just off the beach and town centre. The accommodation is presented to the highest standard with tasteful and comfortable furnishings throughout. There is a sheltered enclosed patio area at the rear. Every room is bright, airy and spacious; the house faces the River Sid and has views out to sea. The beach, seafront, indoor swimming pool, children's play area, shops and cafes are just 200 yards walk away. The footpaths overlooking the Lyme Bay coastline are easily reached from the house.  


Hall. Spacious, light and airy sitting room with fireplace and electric wood burner style fire. Dining area. Cream Shaker style very well equipped kitchen with French doors to paved courtyard garden. On the first floor are two bedrooms, one south facing with sea views and king size bed, one to the rear with double bed. Bathroom with modern white suite comprising shower over bath and W.C. On the second floor is another lovely large bedroom with twin beds,dormer window with sea glimpses and en-suite shower room and W.C.  


Changeover day: Saturday 

1 dog charged at £25 per week, we ask for a cheque for £100 security deposit against any damage.   

Parking:There is limited unrestricted roadside parking in front of the property. Also there is a long stay public car park a 10 minute walk along the seafront from the cottage. Weekly permits can be purchased for £25 per week covering all East Devon car parks. 

Stairgate provided.

TV/DVD/radio. Wi fi.  

Gas hob and electric oven. Fridge.Freezer. Microwave. Washing/dryer. Dishwasher.

Bed linen and towels provided.Hair dryer. 

Gas central heating.  

£100 supplement for Folk Festival Week ( 1st week in August )

10% discount for three guests only during non school holidays

Visitor Comments

3rd June 2017 - ' Really liked Tarn. Comfortable rooms. Nice location & nice house. Want to stay longer. Can't wait to come back next year. This is our third visit and it's a real home from home.' The Snow & Dawson family

27th May 2017 - ' Lovely stay, beautiful weather. Relaxing comfortable house. Sad to be leaving.' The Davies & The Hinitts

13th May 2017 - ' Another lovely stay in Tarn. Homely & comfy. The weather has been a bonus and lots to see and do in and around Sidmouth.' The Cooper family

15th April 2017 - 'Yet another enjoyable stay at Tarn Cottage. We love the location and facilities this house has to offer our family. The weather has been lovely, lots of walks have ended at the Clock Tower tea rooms. Thank you for another holiday full of happy memories.' The Jones family

8th April 2017 - 'A lovely house, very well fitted out and to match this, perfect weather. What more could you ask for?... Thanks from all the Hudsons and Rosie the dog.' The Hudson family

17th February 2017 - ' This is our 7th Year staying at Tarn. We have again had a very happy time in this really lovely cottage. Ideal for the whole family and our dog. It feels like a second home. Thank you so much.' The Banks family

27th January 2017 - ' Thank you. We have had a lovely week. A very cosy, warm cottage. Perfect to come back to on a chilly day.' The Rooney's & The Greens

16th July 2016 - ' A lovely week in a very comfortable cottage. Ideally placed and very well equipped. Thank you.' The Cooper family

30th June 2016 - ' Tarn is a really lovely cottage. It is so nice you allow dogs in a cottage so nicely furnished. We have really enjoyed our time despite the weather but having a nice place to be when its been pouring has been nice. We will definitely be back to this cottage again. It ticked all of our boxes.' The Sharkey family

18th June 2016 - 'Enjoyed a lovely stay in Sidmouth despite the mixed weather. Tarn House is excellent and has met all our expectations. V. comfortable with lots of space and v. good facilities. We will definitely come again.' Linden, Liz and Mike

31st October 2015 - 'A clean, spacious and well presented holiday home. Ideally located for beach, shops, restaurants and dog walks......hope to be back!' The Steel Family plus Toby the dog, Glos

At a glance

Price per week, from:

£395 to £915

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  • Propert Ref: 253
  • Sleeps: 6
  • Bedrooms: 3
  • Bed format: 2 double, 2 single
  • Bathrooms: 1
  • Shower Room: 1


  • Town Centre
  • Short Walk Beach
  • Short Walk Pub
  • Broadband/Wi Fi
  • Linen Inc
  • Double beds
  • Single Beds
  • Shower Room
  • Pets Allowed


Visit England 4 Star Self Catering

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15% Discount from 12th June to 1st July

Come and stay in this spacious immaculate 3 bedroom/ 2 bathroom town house just off Sidmouth sea front a stones throw from the shops, Jurassic Coast walk and excellent restaurants. Quietly situated overlooking the cliffs and River Sid with a pretty rear courtyard. 10% discount for week 24thJune 2017

Price Breaks from 2017 Week Price Short Break Price*
17 Jun to 21 Jul £635 £445
22 Jul to 01 Sep £915 £641
02 Sep to 08 Sep £585 £410
09 Sep to 22 Sep £485 £340
23 Sep to 20 Oct £455 £319
21 Oct to 27 Oct £565 £396
28 Oct to 22 Dec £395 £277
Christmas £765 £536
New Year £765 £536
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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.