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Hill Crest Characterful 1930's 4 Bedroom House.

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Overview
4 bedrooms
2 bathrooms
10 guests
Minimum stay varies 
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Rental Home
Hillcrest is a Beautiful example of a period 1930's house. This is a spacious, cosy and well loved family home accommodating up to 10 people. Tastefully decorated, retaining many original features, with all soft furnishings made to a very high standard. The kitchen being 'the hub of the house' Totally unique with cupboards doors specially made made from reclaimed old teak wood, a large gas range for cooking and a collection of interesting vintage kitchenalia. The large kitchen diner centres around a large, specially made oak dining table with extensions - seating up to 10 people . The kitchen diner is a great space to spend time together over food and drink, enjoying each other's company - it really is a special, comfortable and cosy space The beautiful, safe and secluded garden enjoys ...Hillcrest is a Beautiful example of a period 1930's house. This is a spacious, cosy and well loved family home accommodating up to 10 people. Tastefully decorated, retaining many original features, with all soft furnishings made to a very high standard. The kitchen being 'the hub of the house' Totally unique with cupboards doors specially made made from reclaimed old teak wood, a large gas range for cooking and a collection of interesting vintage kitchenalia. The large kitchen diner centres around a large, specially made oak dining table with extensions - seating up to 10 people . The kitchen diner is a great space to spend time together over food and drink, enjoying each other's company - it really is a special, comfortable and cosy space The beautiful, safe and secluded garden enjoys the sun all afternoon, with a large dining table and chairs, various seating areas and a large solid fuel igloo BBQ & Moroccan inspired summer house for cosy chill out times. The house is conveniently located on a quiet residential street close to the beach and town - approx 10-15 min walk Each bed is made with fresh bed linen and towels are provided 4 Good sized bedrooms - first floor - Bedrooms 2 & 4 have double beds. Bedroom 3 has 2 single beds & double sofa bed. 1st floor Bathroom with toilet, bath tub & separate shower Ground floor - Bedroom 1- has a Kingsize bed Ground floor shower room and toilet with washing machine YOUNG GROUPS ARE NOT ACCEPTED - NO DOGS
House Rules
Pets not allowedKid friendlyNo smoking
Bedrooms
1 Queen2 Fulls1 Sofa2 Twins
Bathrooms
1 Full bath1 Shower

Meet the host
Amanda F
Hosting since December 2015
Languages spoken: English
Response Rate: 100%
Response Time: Within a few hours
Interaction with guestsI like to welcome guests personally wherever possible. When it is not possible we have a key safe just inside the garden gate - code sent before arrival. We are at hand to help - to answer any questions Stayed here for a week starting June 24. I can only echo what most other reviews express. This really is a great property to stay in. Amanda has done a wonderful job in creating a perfect holiday property. The house provides ample space and faciities for a large family. It is home from home with some really nice touches. Lovely kitchen area. It has a nice garden with barbecue. It is close to the beach and town. All in all a perfect base for what we needed and we hope to return next year.

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Reviews (41)
Lacey cuckson
Lacey cuckson
2 contributions
5.0 of 5 bubbles
Fantastic stay!!!
Absolutely beautiful house to stay in, enjoyed every part of it. Comfy beds, lovely furnishings and all the things you would need were their.
Visited August 2023
Written August 6, 2023. This review is the subjective opinion of a Tripadvisor member and not of Tripadvisor LLC. Tripadvisor performs checks on reviews.

amyhook503
amyhook503
Birmingham, United Kingdom2 contributions
5.0 of 5 bubbles
Go for it, you won’t be disappointed!!!
Beautiful family house and garden with ample off road parking on the drive. It is exceptionally well furnished, warm and cosy, unbelievably clean and well decorated/maintained with everything you need for self catering generously provided. No expense spared or corners cut! It is without doubt one of the best places we have ever rented and we could see why there are such ‘rave’ reviews and so many repeat visits.
Visited March 2023
Written March 8, 2023. This review is the subjective opinion of a Tripadvisor member and not of Tripadvisor LLC. Tripadvisor performs checks on reviews.

Juliet T
Juliet T
2 contributions
5.0 of 5 bubbles
Fabulous, fabulous and fabulous!!
Another fabulous stay! This is our third visit and the house just gets better! A stunning house in a great location and the most amazing garden which includes child’s playhouse and one for the grown ups too! Amanda, the host thinks of everything! Thank you for letting us stay in your lovely house, we will be back!
Visited April 2022
Written April 25, 2022. This review is the subjective opinion of a Tripadvisor member and not of Tripadvisor LLC. Tripadvisor performs checks on reviews.

Caroline
Caroline
2 contributions
5.0 of 5 bubbles
Perfect for a family Christmas
Amanda really made our Christmas! The house was beautiful, everything was clean and the house was so well equipped for a large family. There were so many lovely little touches throughout the house and she had even decorated for us which made it feel like a home from home. The kitchen has a lovely big table for family meals, perfect for Christmas. We seated 8 but it would manage 10. There wasn't a dishwasher but with so many helping hands we managed fine. The coffee machine was a real treat for us. We didn't use the fire but it looked lovely. We'd happily stay again.
Visited December 2021
Written January 16, 2022. This review is the subjective opinion of a Tripadvisor member and not of Tripadvisor LLC. Tripadvisor performs checks on reviews.

Hawk73
Hawk73
Halesowen, United Kingdom5 contributions
5.0 of 5 bubbles
Perfect few days in Paignton
Thoroughly enjoyed our stay and Amanda was a great host. Great communication before our stay and Amanda met us when we arrived. House was spotless and kitchen was stocked with loads of little store cupboard extras and a nice large fridge. Plenty of towels which my wife really appreciated. Downstairs bedroom was perfect for my parents who are in their 70’s. Only 15 min walk to the beach front. Kids also loved the garden room.
Visited October 2021
Written October 29, 2021. This review is the subjective opinion of a Tripadvisor member and not of Tripadvisor LLC. Tripadvisor performs checks on reviews.

Compass731613
Compass731613
6 contributions
5.0 of 5 bubbles
Hill Crest review - Aug 2021
Great House with a lot of character,. Close to Paignton beach and town, Close to Goodrington sands. Would stop again
Visited August 2021
Written October 26, 2021. This review is the subjective opinion of a Tripadvisor member and not of Tripadvisor LLC. Tripadvisor performs checks on reviews.

Karen L
Karen L
2 contributions
5.0 of 5 bubbles
Mrs
We had an amazing holiday at Hill Crest. The property is amazing to be able to sit in the garden was so relaxing . At breakfast time it was so good seeing the birds coming in for a feast. The weather was so kind to us. A very memorable stay. Thank you.
Visited August 2019
Written September 9, 2019. This review is the subjective opinion of a Tripadvisor member and not of Tripadvisor LLC. Tripadvisor performs checks on reviews.

Rachel M
Rachel M
5.0 of 5 bubbles
Hill Crest Paignton
Absolutely amazing! We loved our stay- the house is immaculate and full of character. Perfect for our family holiday! Amanda was lovely and helpful. 100% We would return in the future!
Visited August 2019
Written August 4, 2019. This review is the subjective opinion of an individual traveler and not of Tripadvisor LLC nor of its partners. Tripadvisor performs checks on reviews.
Homerental
Homerental
Thank you for your great review. So glad you had such a good time. Hope to see you again sometime Amanda x
Written August 22, 2019. This response is the subjective opinion of the management representative and not of Tripadvisor LLC.

trol_007
trol_007
Dublin, Ireland41 contributions
5.0 of 5 bubbles
Nice clean comfortable house
We stayed in Hillcrest as a family of 9 people including a baby for a week. There was a cot available in a large downstairs bedroom which was great. The house was very clean and the furniture and other equipment is excellent. The back garden is very nice and has several spots to sit outside. The two showers and 1 bath were good and comfortable. The entrance to the front garden is a bit small, but there is sufficient parking for 3-4 cars. There are 2 steep steps to enter the house at the front but there is the option to use the back door instead which also has a step but not as steep. For most larger shops (Asda, Sainsbury) you will have to drive. The beach is not too far away within walking distance. However if you go by foot you will need to take the hill into account as the house is up hill on the return. The hill is rather steep in the middle, so might not suit all people. The area is nice and there are plenty of activities to do in Paignton and Torquay. The beach at Goodrington would possibly be the nicest one for parents and children. Paignton Zoo is not too far away as well. Just watch out for the seagulls!!!
Visited June 2019
Written July 22, 2019. This review is the subjective opinion of a Tripadvisor member and not of Tripadvisor LLC. Tripadvisor performs checks on reviews.
Homerental
Homerental
Thank you for taking time to write a detailed review. I'm glad you enjoyed your stay. Hope to see you again sometime. Kind regards Amanda
Written July 24, 2019. This response is the subjective opinion of the management representative and not of Tripadvisor LLC.

Scenic11339329593
Scenic11339329593
5.0 of 5 bubbles
Hillcrest Stay
Lovely comfortable stylish house spotlessly clean.Beautiful garden too. Lots to do with Paignton and Torquay and Brixham and our favourite funky Totnes all close to hand.And on a cloudy day Paignton Zoo. Many thanks to Amanda who was there to meet and greet. Super stay
Visited April 2019
Written April 29, 2019. This review is the subjective opinion of an individual traveler and not of Tripadvisor LLC nor of its partners. Tripadvisor performs checks on reviews.
Homerental
Homerental
Thanks for the great review. Glad you had a great stay. Hope to see you again sometime
Written May 6, 2019. This response is the subjective opinion of the management representative and not of Tripadvisor LLC.

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What this rental offers
Outdoor amenities
  • Private yard
Indoor amenities
  • Internet access
  • Cable television
Location info
  • Kid friendly
Parking
  • Parking available
Wi-fi and internet
  • Wi-fi

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About the neighborhood
South Devon is such a beautiful county, with green rolling hills and stunning views across the sea. There are so many fantastic beaches and little coves. Hill Crest is close to Beautiful beaches and loads of places of interest - The ancient fishing villiage of Brixham, Torquay, Cockington village, Greenway - home of Agatha Cristie, picturesque Dartmouth, historic Totnes, Dartmoor National Park. Paignton has a fantastic zoo with living coast in Torquay With so many places to eat out, as well as local art, culture and interesting areas to be discovered You’ll love our place because of Fabulous views across Torbay towards Torquay. Located in a quiet residential street. A very stylish and comfortable home with sunny enclosed garden
Getting around
Paignton train station - 15 minutes walk - trains to all destinations - steam train to Dartmouth Buses run very regularly to many destinations Boat trips across the bay from Paignton to Brixham - Torquay to Brixham - Paignton to Dartmouth and various other excursions Getting around is easy
Access
Car advised
How to get there
Getting to Paignton is straight forward. Head for the 'South West' - Torquay - then A38 - then A380 - you will pick up signs for Paignton There driveway is big enough to accommodate up to 5 cars

Things to know
Check in / out timings
Check in after 4 PM Check out by 10 AM
Cancellation policy
  • 100% refund within 24 hours after booking (provided the stay is at least 60 days away).
  • 50% refund* if you cancel at least 4 weeks before check-in
  • No refund available once booking is confirmed

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