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Beer & Branscombe

Pet Friendly Holiday

About this property

Shanghai is a beautifully presented "arts and crafts" house that has been modernised to retain many of the original features of this particular style of architecture.Situated in a truly enviable location on the east side of the village just a few minutes walk from the shops and beach (a little longer coming back up a steep, but not too long, hill, ideal for burning off those extra holiday calories)!The house has a wonderful warm and welcoming atmosphere having been thoughtfully furnished with every last detail to make this a lovely holiday home from home. The stunning, panoramic views, over the village roof tops, surrounding countryside and out to sea make this a property one would never want to leave. All rooms are spacious, bright and airy with large picture windows and individual colour schemes throughout.


Entrance hall with original tiled floor andstairway leading to first floor. Cloakroom with W.C. Delightful south facing sitting room, comfortably furnished with leather sofas and tasteful lighting. Imposing fireplace with electric fire. Pleasant outlook into the conservatory and out to sea over the village.Spacious conservatory with cane furnishings and dining area, directly overlooking the village, surrounding countryside and out to sea. Dining room with refectory dining table, fireplace (not open grate), small sitting area with attractive glazed roof. Very well equipped modern kitchen with good range of beech effect, fitted units. Quality shower room with w.c. On the first floor there are four good size, tastefully furnished bedrooms, all with lovely colour schemes and quality furnishings.The master bedroom has a king size bed and superb views directly overlooking the village and sea. One twin bedroom with similar views. Two further bedrooms, one with twin beds and one with king size antique style brass bed.Quality white bathroom suite with bath, shower cubicle and W.C.Outside there is a large south facing patio area with garden furniture affording the same village and coastal views. Gas central heating throughout.


Changeover day: Saturday

Wifi: Yes

Pets: Accepted at £25 per week + £150 security deposit

Parking:The car access road down from the property is 6ft wide only.Parking for two vehicles on the private drive. There is also a permit for parking in the village car park included.

Towels: Included

Appliances: TV,DVD, video, radio/cd

Kitchen utilities: Gas cooker. Fridge/freezer plus 2ndfreezer, microwave, dishwasher, washing machine.

Child amenities: Travel Cot available


11th March 2019- 'Fantastic week in Shanghai, amazing home. The cream tea was a lovely welcome - thank you. We loved exploring the area and would love to come back. Thank you for sharing your home with us.'

2nd March 2019- 'We loved it here and had a fantastic time. The house is amazing, a proper home from home. Everything is though of, the kitchen is stocked with everything you might need. Beds are so comfy, the balcony patio is beautiful looking over Beer. All the lovely details like the paintings, beautiful furnishings make it so homely. We literally cant wait to come back!

October 2018- 'A lovely holiday again at Shanghai. Great few days of sunshine. Cream tea most welcome on arrival. Lovely and clean with everything we needed. Thanks again, we will be back.'

8th September 2018- 'We have enjoyed our stay here at Shanghai very much. The cream tea on arrival was a lovely gesture which we enjoyed on the patio with its amazing view over Beer. We enjoyed the coastal walks from Sidmouth to Lyme Regis. A wonderful holiday!'

24th August 2018- 'Always such a lovely holiday- the best house with the best view. Lovely touch with the cream tea on arrival, thank you.'

21st July 2018- 'Wonderful memories made! Beautiful cottage in a stunning location. Three generations and none of us wanted to leave! Best cottage we've stayed in, lovely and clean with everything we needed! Already planning on when to return.'

30th June 2018 - 'Didn't want to leave, A wonderful house, beautifully furnished with amazing views and great weather. So much to do, we particularly enjoyed sitting on one of the seats looking down at the beach before a walk along the coast, good fun, very relaxing.'

At a glance

Price per week, from:

£540 to £1320

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  • Propert Ref: 432
  • Sleeps: 8
  • Bedrooms: 4
  • Bed format: 1 king, 1 double, 4 single
  • Bathrooms: 2


  • Parking
  • Garden
  • Village
  • Short Walk Beach
  • Short Walk Pub
  • Sea View
  • Character
  • Cot
  • Broadband/Wi Fi
  • Linen Inc
  • Double beds
  • Single Beds
  • King size Beds
  • Toilets
  • Pets Allowed


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15% Discount from 4th May to 22nd June

This superb top quality house directly overlooking the pretty fishing village of Beer now has a 15% discount off full week bookings from the 4th May 2019 until the 22nd June 2019. Sleeping up to 8 guests, it is perfect for a family get-together.

Price Breaks from 2019 Week Price Short Break Price*
01 Jan to 05 Apr £540 £540
06 Apr to 26 Apr £740 £740
27 Apr to 24 May £640 £640
25 May to 31 May £940 £940
01 Jun to 14 Jun £750 £750
15 Jun to 12 Jul £940 £940
13 Jul to 26 Jul £995 £995
27 Jul to 23 Aug £1320 £1320
24 Aug to 30 Aug £1120 £1120
31 Aug to 13 Sep £740 £740
14 Sep to 27 Sep £670 £670
28 Sep to 18 Oct £640 £640
19 Oct to 25 Oct £770 £770
26 Oct to 20 Dec £540 £540
Christmas £1120 £1120
New Year £1120 £1120
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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.