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Kents Cottage Wellswood Village Torquay

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Kents Cottage
Secure, private, sunny courtyard with patio furniture and BBQ
Very good
29 reviews
Kents Cottage
Secure, private, sunny courtyard with patio furniture and BBQ
Courtyard garden
Secure, private, sunny. Off road parking if required.
Kitchen
Gas hob, electric fan oven, fridge & small freezer, dishwasher
Extendable table seats 6
Bathroom
Powerful shower over bath, heated towel rail, step for little people!
Power shower over bath
Master Bedroom
Double bed, storage and space for travel cot
Twin bedroom
2 singles, storage and space for travel cot
Torre Abbey Sands
Beautiful sandy beach with watersports, bars & restaurants nearby
Meadfoot Beach 10 minute walk away, paddle boarding, diving, fab cafe
Torquay Seafront
crazy golf, tennis, bowls, kayaks & windsurfing
Living Coasts Marine Park
Great day out
Dartmoor National Park
Walking, hiking, adventure sports, pony trekking, ancient history
Torquay Marina by night
Surrounded by bars & restaurants
Boats trips, sailing, fishing
Torquay Pavillion and Princess Gardens in bloom. The fountain from 'Friends'...not really!
Kayaking on Meadfoot beach 10 min walk away. Parking & a café, beach huts for hire.
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Overview
Cottage -
2 Bedrooms, 2 Bathrooms, Sleeps 6
Torquay, English Riviera, Devon, England
A traditional mews cottage with secure courtyard garden and parking, under a minute walk to beautiful Wellswood Village. Clean and comfortable with DVD player, TV, Wii, radio CD player/iPod dock, washing machine, dishwasher, microwave, 2 fridges and small freezer, extending dining table to seat 6, private parking for 2 cars, secure garden with garden seating and BBQ. Off street parking in courtyard.
In heart of Wellswood village with great local pub, Kent's Tavern and restaurants, fabulous deli, coffee shop, 'Wellies' tapas bar. New kids playpark and beautiful dog walking fields nearby - Ilsham Green, Ilsham Valley. 10 mins walk (1 min drive) to local beach - 10 mins walk (1 min drive) to harbour - google English Riviera or contact us for further details. This is a lovely base for your holiday - possibly the nicest neighborho...
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About the Owner, Vicky H
Languages spoken: English
Response Rate: 95 %
Response Time: Within a few hours
Calendar Updated: 41 days ago
Listed since : Feb 2006
Overall rating: 4.5 / 5.0
Based on 29 reviews and 1 property
Interaction with guests
On hand via mobile or email. Have family, housekeeper, gardener & most available trades in the lane and on hand throughout stay. All feedback & requirements very welcome during your stay - we would much rather hear if any issues while we can remedy them, rather than after you've departed. Just call or email, any time.
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Listing #HL9579
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Mary S
Bury
Level 1 Contributor
4 reviews
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Reviewed February 23, 2017 for a stay in October 2016
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person found this review helpful

We met family here for a half term break and what a find. This cottage is well located for exploring the local areas an the children enjoyed the model village, Paignton Zoo, Island Coast and Plymouth Marine Aquarium. The well stocked Co-op is literally round the corner offering flexibility with meal planning and the Kents Inn welcomed the whole party,...

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Christine...
Stafford, United Kingdom
Level 1 Contributor
4 reviews
4 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed October 23, 2016 for a stay in October 2016
2
people found this review helpful

We have stayed at Kents Cottage several times and have found it a very comfortable and well equipped holiday base. The location can't be faulted, close to shops, eateries and a great pub. There are beaches within walking distance, and there's also a handy bus route up to Babbacombe or down into Torquay centre. Although the cottage is situated in...

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jaine w
Bourne End, United Kingdom
Level 3 Contributor
22 reviews
11 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed August 28, 2016 for a stay in March 2016
1
person found this review helpful

Lovely cottage in a brilliant location as situated behind a row of shops including Deli/coffee shop, restaurant and good pub. Only down side is the parking as this is in the lane in front of the cottage and although it's meant to have one parking space open to others using it

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Amenities
  • Books
  • Central Heating
  • Dining Seats (6)
  • Dishwasher
  • Double Beds:(1)
  • DVD Player
  • Freezer
  • Grill
  • Hairdryer
  • Highchair
  • Internet Access
  • Iron
  • Kettle
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room Seats (6)
  • Local Guides/Maps
  • Microwave
  • Outdoor Dining Area
  • Parking
  • Patio
  • Private Yard
  • Refrigerator
  • Single Beds:(2)
  • Sofa Beds:(1)
  • Stereo System
  • Stove
  • Suitable For Children Under 5
  • Toaster
  • Towels Provided
  • TV
  • VCR
  • Washer
  • Wi-Fi
House rules
    Kid-friendly
    Pets allowed
    Smoking not allowed
Kent's cottage is definitely a no-smoking house, however the courtyard is secure and private and there is a parasol for the rare occasion of rain on the riviera. Please close the...
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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.

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Dates Min stay Weeknight Weekend night Per week
Default 2 nights
$167
£130
$155
£120
$773
£600
Jul 8, 2017 -
Sep 8, 2017
Summer 2017
7 nights
$193
£150
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$966
£750
Sep 9, 2017 -
Oct 20, 2017
Autumn 2017
2 nights
$180
£140
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$773
£600
Oct 21, 2017 -
Oct 28, 2017
Oct Half Term
7 nights
$180
£140
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$837
£650
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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
If you'd like a shorter stay, long weekend or a different changeover day please call or email and we'll do what we can to suit you.
If you wish to bring your own bed linen and towels we can offer a £30 discount.
Payment terms are 50% of rental to confirm booking, and the remainder 1 month prior to arrival. We can accept cheques, bank transfers or Paypal using the online Booking Manager.
Full confirmation and key details sent via email.
We always send links for fun things to do but if there's anything specific you'd like to arrange - from sports/travel/restaurants to fun days out for kids, or if you have any access or mobility issues please get in touch.
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About the neighborhood
Wellswood is a beautiful little village with a lovely community feel, and is just a 2 minute drive to the beaches, harbour and seafront. Great restaurants, a fab local pub, shops and delis. The village has everything you need within a 30 second stroll around the corner. 1 minute to Kent's Cavern - Britain's oldest cave network, close to harbour, marine park, Paignton Zoo, Dartmoor and many great golf courses as well as award winning beaches.
Getting around
The local bus stops at the top of Ilsham Rd and connects with the harbour, Babbacombe & the sea front. Taxis are plentiful, Torquay is yet to enjoy Uber!
Access
Car not needed
How to get there
Airport: Exeter: 18.6 mi
Railway: Torquay: 1.2 mi
Ferry: Plymouth: 28.0 mi
Torquay - follow M5 south, past Exeter to Torquay, follow road until you reach the sea! Train to Torquay station, or fly to Exeter airport and rent a car - 25 miles.<BR>Torquay is approx 3.5 hours from London, 25 to miles Exeter 35 miles to Plymouth
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: 0.3 mi.
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