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Penny Farthings

Come and stay in Penny Farthings, the first floor apartment of this picture perfect cottage
4.5 of 5 stars
Very good
23 reviews
Come and stay in Penny Farthings, the first floor apartment of this picture perfect cottage
Main Bedroom
Lounge with sofa bed
Lounge with sofa bed
Lounge with sofa bed
Main Bedroom
Main Bedroom
Lounge with sofa bed
The front garden
The beach is on your doorstep
The beach is on your doorstep
The local award winning pub, the Thatched Tavern
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Condo/Apartment /
1 Bedroom, 1 Bathroom, Sleeps 4
Maidencombe Holiday Cottages presents Penny Farthings, a romantic self-contained first floor apartment with lounge, double bedroom, bathroom, fitted kitchen and entrance hall accessed by its own staircase settled neatly into this chocolate box cottage in the heart of rural Maidencombe, near Torquay.

You will be only a couple of minutes' walk from the nearest beach with coastal and country walks and views right on your doorstep. Maidencombe is a quiet village home to 'The Thatched Tavern' pub with its award winning beer garden to enjoy in the summer months and its log burners, pies and brown beer to warm you in the winter. You will also find 'The Orestone Manor' a fine dining restaurant at the top of the village, and during the summer months a beach café that makes homemade cakes. Choose to relax in the apartment with...
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About the owner, Cassandra P
Languages spoken: English
Response Rate: 100 %
Response Time: Within a few hours
Calendar Updated: 2 days ago
Listed since : Jun 2013
Overall rating: 4.5 / 5.0
Based on 39 reviews and 2 properties
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Listing #HL514048 by: Holiday Lettings
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4.5 of 5 stars Very good - based on 23 reviews
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Stanley t
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago for a stay in September 2015

We have just returned from a very enjoyable holiday in this apartment, it is very comfortable and well equipped, the owner seems to have thought of everything. Maidencombe is a very pretty village there is a lovely pub next door to the apartment which sells excellent meals. We took our dog with us and she loved the walks along the... more

mark r
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 12, 2015 for a stay in April 2015

A really beautiful cottage well maintained very peaceful will book again and would recommend anyone to book this cottage as we were made very welcome and all welcome information very clear more

Rachel D
St. Neots, United Kingdom
1 review
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 25, 2015 for a stay in February 2015
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advertised as tiny so expecting quite poky accommodation but was plenty big enough for 2 adults 2 kids and a big dog. Was spotless and decor was lovely mix of modern and traditional furniture which were clearly family pieces and much loved. Lots of DVDs already in drawer (won't take so much back up next time!). Next door to gorgeous... more

  • Books
  • Central Heating
  • Cots:(1)
  • Dining Seats (3)
  • Double Beds:(1)
  • Dryer
  • DVD Player
  • Hairdryer
  • Internet Access
  • Iron
  • Kettle
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room Seats (4)
  • Microwave
  • Ocean Views
  • Refrigerator
  • Shared Yard
  • Sofa Beds:(1)
  • Stereo System
  • Stove
  • Toaster
  • Towels Provided
  • TV
  • Washer
  • Wi-Fi
  • Wheelchair Access:
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Rates are calculated based on the latest information provided. Please contact the manager/owner to confirm actual rates for your requested dates.

Dates Min stay Weeknight Weekend night Per week
Sep 7, 2015 -
Dec 18, 2015
Winter 2015
2 nights
Dec 19, 2015 -
Jan 1, 2016
Christmas 2015
7 nights
Jan 3, 2016 -
Feb 12, 2016
Spring Term 1
2 nights
Feb 13, 2016 -
Feb 19, 2016
Spring Half Term
7 nights -- --
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Please note: rates may have been converted from the original local currency to U.S. Dollars and are approximate rates that may change due to exchange rate fluctuation. Please contact the manager to confirm actual rates for your requested dates.
Additional Rate and Availability Information
Prices included wifi, linen, towels, gas, electric and utilities.
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How to get there
Airport: Exeter: 23.6 mi
Railway: Newton Abbot: 5.0 mi
Ferry: Plymouth: 37.9 mi
Penny Farthings is within the Maidencombe Holiday Cottages estate. Look for the large white thatched house with the green windows one door up from the Thatched Tavern pub. Penny Farthings is located around the back of the main property and accessed via some black iron stairs. Do not worry it is well signposted.
Activities nearby
Fishing Nearby, There Is A Golf Course Within 30 Mins Drive, Golf Course Is On Site Or Within 15 Mins Walk, Horse Riding Nearby, There Are Tennis Courts Nearby, Water Park Nearby, Watersports Nearby, Nearest Beach: 0.0 mi.
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