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Stanley Cottage

18 reviews
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Overview
3 bedrooms
2 bathrooms
6 guests
3 nights minimum
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Stanley Cottage is a Victorian semi-detached cottage in the heart of Tipton St John, a delightful and friendly East Devon village just north of Sidmouth. The accommodation is spacious and tastefully furnished with leather sofas and oak bedroom furniture. The cottage overlooks open countryside at the rear and backs on to a peaceful stream. The master bedroom offers superb views. Well behaved dogs are welcome (maximum 2 dogs but no other pets please). In 2014 Stanley Cottage was awarded a Four Star Self Catering accommodation rating from Visit England. During 2015 the cottage was upgraded extensively. The accommodation comprises spacious kitchen with dining area and French doors to deck. Sitting room with smart TV, open fire and a range of books and board games. On the first floor there ar...Stanley Cottage is a Victorian semi-detached cottage in the heart of Tipton St John, a delightful and friendly East Devon village just north of Sidmouth. The accommodation is spacious and tastefully furnished with leather sofas and oak bedroom furniture. The cottage overlooks open countryside at the rear and backs on to a peaceful stream. The master bedroom offers superb views. Well behaved dogs are welcome (maximum 2 dogs but no other pets please). In 2014 Stanley Cottage was awarded a Four Star Self Catering accommodation rating from Visit England. During 2015 the cottage was upgraded extensively. The accommodation comprises spacious kitchen with dining area and French doors to deck. Sitting room with smart TV, open fire and a range of books and board games. On the first floor there are two bedrooms, both very well furnished, one with twin beds and one with double bed. Large bathroom with corner bath and shower over, wash basin and WC. On the top floor there is a master bedroom with king size double bed. En-suite bathroom with bath, wash basin and WC. Large windows with superb views over the countryside. Outside there is a deck with garden furniture to relax in. The mill leat runs by where you can see ducks, eels and if you are very lucky you might even spot an otter. The cottage features full central heating, well equipped kitchen, dish washer, washer/dryer, TV in all bedrooms, Wi-Fi, stair gates, cot and high chair.More
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Rob/Nikki B
Languages spoken:English
Response Rate:95%
Response Time:Within a few hours
Listed Since:August 2015
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Reviewed June 11, 2019

Everything was as it was stated in the description , there were lots of extras such as yummy chocolate delights, some milk , tea and coffee . There were toys and games for the children and this included buckets and spades and balls etc ....More

Date of stay: June 2019
Thank Yvonne P
Getaway608680, VR Owner at Stanley Cottage, responded to this reviewResponded June 14, 2019

Thanks so much for your kind review. You are most welcome to stay again.

Reviewed November 22, 2018

I have stayed at this property a number of times now and each time the check in process has been simple, the place is immaculately clean, equipt with everything you may require for an enjoyable and pleasant stay. Beds are large and comfy and the...More

Date of stay: November 2018
Thank HBryan_12
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Reviewed June 13, 2018

lovely beaches nearby and perfect location to travel a little further if you want. a lovely pub and local shop on the doorstep.we hope to visit again one day.

Date of stay: June 2018
Thank BoardingPass719546
Management response:Responded July 1, 2018

So glad you enjoyed your stay. Do come again sometime.

Reviewed March 19, 2018

The property was just nice for five or six people to have a comfortable place to stay, whilst exploring the lovely East Devon region. Easy access to Exmouth, Beer and Sidmouth. Also good to have a Sainsbury’s nearby in Ottery St. Mary for stocking up...More

Date of stay: March 2018
1  Thank marnixR
Management response:Responded March 27, 2018

So glad you enjoyed your stay. Do come again sometime.

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Reviewed August 19, 2017

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Date of stay: August 2017
Management response:Responded September 2, 2017

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Amenities
Pets Allowed: Yes
Smoking Allowed: No
Kid Friendly: Yes
DVD Player
Stove
Suitable For Children Under 5
Short Term Rentals (4 Days Or Fewer)
Local Guides/Maps
Refrigerator
Alarm Clock
Long Term Rentals (Over 1 Month)
Washer
Central Heating
Highchair
Dryer
Towels Provided
Freezer
Books
Iron
Hairdryer
Stereo System
TV
Hiking Trips
Microwave
Rural/Countryside Retreats
Linens Provided
Wi-Fi
Internet Access
Kettle
Toaster
Fireplace
Deck
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About the neighborhood
Stanley Cottage is located in the peaceful village of Tipton St John, just north of the coastal resort of Sidmouth. Tipton sits by the River Otter, in an area of outstanding natural beauty. You may like to walk or cycle through quiet country lanes, walk alongside the river or through forest and dis-used railway tracks, spot plenty of birds including Buzzard, Egret and Kingfisher, see rabbits and foxes as well as a variety of farm animals. Why not sit an enjoy some peace and quiet at the nearby recreation ground beside the river and watch the village cricket team in action. Visit the children's playground, Church or the Golden Lion Pub, renowned for its superb food and lovely beer garden where there is often a BBQ in the summer months. The village shop is well stocked for day to day esse...
How to get there
Tipton St John lies mid way between Otter St Mary and Sidmouth. It can be approached from either the A30 or A3052. Stanley Cottage can be found in the heart of Tipton St John not far from the Golden Lion pub and village store.
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