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By the Way Cottage

Private and secluded rear courtyard of By the Way Cottage
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20 reviews
Private and secluded rear courtyard of By the Way Cottage
By the Way Cottage - front  -  south facing
Sunny south facing front private courtyard
Bedroom one - double bed - with ensuite double shower room
Bedroom two - twin beds - with ensuite bath/shower
Fully equiped kitchen - modern appliances
Fully equiped kitchen - modern appliances
Lounge - with TV and wifi
Wood burning stove in lounge
Bathroom - bedroom 2
Surrounding grounds - open to guests
Shower room - bedroom 1
Local supermarket; with honesty box! Just walk down the lane
East Budleigh - nearby village - Sir Walter Raleigh birthplace
Otterton - and Kings Arm pub
Otterton - nearby village
Sidmouth -Regency town
Looking down on Sidmouth
Budleigh Salterton beach - Autumn
Budleigh Salterton beach - pictured October
By the Way Cottage
Meeting new friends in the larger garden
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2 Bedrooms , 3 Bathrooms , Sleeps 4
Sidmouth, Devon, England
By the Way Cottage is situated in the hamlet of Southerton just 5 miles from the unspoilt seaside towns of Sidmouth and Budleigh Salterton. By the Way Cottage is stylishly furnished, bright and roomy, with a woodburner in the lounge for cosy evenings. The cottage benefits from two enclosed patios and guests are welcome to stroll around the owners beautifully kept gardens. The RSPB reserve of Aylesbeare Common is almost on your doorstep, and access to the East Devon Way nearby, guests staying at By the Way Cottage can take advantage of the way marked cycling and walking trails which link to the stunning Jurassic Coast This lovely rural retreat will definitely appeal to lovers of the outdoors.

Dogs are welcome for a small additional charge - of £30 per dog max 2 permitted. Dogs must be restricted to the ground floor and are not to be lef...
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Listing #HL5145010
About the Owner
vera c
Languages spoken:English
Response Rate:100%
Response Time:Within a few hours
Interaction with guests
We will greet you and introduce you to the cottage There is a comprehensive information pack in the cottage
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Perfect location for a relaxing holiday. Away from the traffic and noice of a town but not too far to travel to places of interest. Sidmouth 5 miles, Beer, Lym regions. Half an hour drive.Budleigh Salterton just 10 minutes and lots more very pretty places....More

Thank Jennifer W
Reviewed June 8, 2018 via mobile

One of the best cottages we have stayed at. Lovely quiet spot and perfect for relaxing. Convenient for touring East Devon. A very warm welcome from Vera and Roger with a welcome Devon Cream Tea!!

Thank Dafydd J
Roger C, VR Owner at By the Way Cottage, responded to this reviewResponded June 12, 2018

Thank you for your comments.So pleased that you enjoyed your stay and that the weather was so good

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Reviewed May 20, 2018

We couldn't have wanted for anything better than this 'special place' and all it has to offer in such a peaceful setting. It's just a dream cottage with all the amenities and more and such a warm inviting welcome! The scones, cream and homemade jam...More

Thank pm212016
Roger C, VR Owner at By the Way Cottage, responded to this reviewResponded May 23, 2018

So pleased that you enjoyed your stay at By The Way Cottage

  • Alarm Clock
  • Books
  • Central Heating
  • Dining Seats (4)
  • Dishwasher
  • Double Beds:(1)
  • Dryer
  • DVD Player
  • En Suite Rooms (2)
  • Fireplace
  • Freezer
  • Grill
  • Hairdryer
  • Half Baths (1)
  • Highchair
  • Internet Access
  • Iron
  • Kettle
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room Seats (5)
  • Microwave
  • Outdoor Dining Area
  • Parking
  • Patio
  • Private Yard
  • Refrigerator
  • Shared Yard
  • Single Beds:(2)
  • Soap/Shampoo Provided
  • Stove
  • Suitable For Children Under 5
  • Toaster
  • Towels Provided
  • TV
  • Washer
  • Wi-Fi
House rules
    Pets allowed
    Smoking not allowed
    Check in: 3:00 PM
    Check out: 10:00 AM
    1 Half bath
    2 Attached (ensuite)
    1 Full
    2 Twins
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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 Per night Per week Per month
Default 5 nights
Jul 8, 2018 -
Sep 1, 2018
7 nights
Sep 2, 2018 -
Oct 7, 2018
7 nights
Oct 8, 2018 -
Dec 21, 2018
heating not included in winter monthly price
7 nights
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.
  • Damage Deposit: $132 / stay - Deposit
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About the neighborhood
Sidmouth is just 8km away - a delightful Regency seaside Southerton is a small very peaceful hamlet where you can listen to the silence, occasionally interrupted by bird song. The local area has plenty of wildlife. Badgers, deer, foxes, rabbits, numerous butterflies, buzzards, woodpeckers, sparrow hawks, owls - and the very rare Dartford warbler are regularly seen by visitors. Within the larger garden there is a breeding colony of horseshoe bats - these can be observed leaving their roost at dusk.By the Way Cottage is close to many footpaths taking you through varied and beautiful countryside - woods, rolling countryside, and river banks. The nearest village is 1.5km away and has a pub, ( serving very good food at reasonable prices ) village shop and post office, two restaurants and a f... more
Getting around
Car required.
Buses 1km away with public car parking nearby -frequent services to Exeter, Sidmouth, Budleigh Salterton & Exmouth

Trains from Exeter and Exmouth - fantastic coastal train ride from Exmouth to Torquay along the Exe estuary and Devon coastline
Car advised
How to get there
Airport: Exeter: 7.5 mi
Railway: Exeter: 12.4 mi
Ferry: Plymouth: 55.9 mi
Exeter is 180 minutes from London by train.
The M5 motorway to the west of Devon; Cornwall, Bristol and London is just 15km from Southerton
Activities nearby
Fishing Nearby, There Is A Golf Course Within 30 Mins Drive, There Are Tennis Courts Nearby, Watersports Nearby, Nearest Beach: 5.0 mi.
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