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The Nest - 5* Thatched Cottage

The Nest
Certificate of Excellence
10 reviews
The Nest
Dining area
Living and dining area
The nest
Beautiful even at night
The Nest
Pull up a drink.
Local mayhem down in the village
Deane Thatch and the Nest
Beautiful Handmade Kitchen
The bedroom
In the kitchen
The Thatched Tavern in Maidencombe
Maidencombe bay, just a short walk away
Across the lane, where the rabbits live
In the garden, with Sunny in the field
Daffs in the garden
The Chaff cutter in the car park
Boats on the river
Moored boats on the river
the beach
Go sailing!
Dramatic Dartmoor
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1 Bedroom , 1 Bathroom , Sleeps 2
Shaldon, Devon, England
WE DO SHORT BREAKS!. Please contact us for the best price. The Nest is a stone and cob 18th Century thatched hayloft that has been carefully restored. The house rests in a valley just off the imposing clifftop of Labador Bay with its breathtaking views over Lyme Bay. The cottage has recently been refurbished to a high standard creating an excellent choice for couples to escape to the country.

The Accommodation
The Nest sleeps 2 guests in one double bedroom. All the accomodation is on the ground floor with only two steps down into the kitchen and bathroom.
1. Double bedroom
2. Living and dining room with flat screen TV
3. Kitchen all handmade with built in appliances
4. Shower room and WC

The Grounds
The entrance is through the private gates into the car park where there is parking for one car. To the rear of the property is a small...
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Listing #HL281250
About the Owner
Eve M
Languages spoken:German, Portuguese, English, French, Spanish
Response Rate:100%
Response Time:Within a few hours
Interaction with guests
The keys will be in the key safe. I'll get to meet you once you have arrived and relaxed.
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

If you want a romantic chocolate box cottage in Devon you can’t do any better than the “Nest”. It is beautifuly equipped and is the ideal base to explore nearby Shaldon, Teignmouth and Torquay. The owners Eve and Mike have made every effort to make...More

Thank Glyn D
OliviaM51, VR Owner at The Nest - 5* Thatched Cottage, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Mike and I are so pleased that you both had a super time! We really enjoyed having you to stay and we look forward to welcoming you back very soon! Best wishes, Eve and Mike x

Reviewed August 14, 2017

If you feel you need to get out of the maddening crowd, The Nest is definitely for you. We spent just shy of 2 weeks in The Nest and for us, it was just perfect. The location is remote and the countryside beautiful, quiet and...More

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OliviaM51, VR Owner at The Nest - 5* Thatched Cottage, responded to this reviewResponded August 16, 2017

Digby and Sunny are missing you both! Very glad you both had a lovely time and we do hope that you will be able to stay with us again. By the way, good news about the TV . . after Mike checked all the connections...More

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Reviewed July 17, 2017

Eve and Mike were very welcoming, as was their 2 year old lab Digby. The cottage is perfect for those wanting a secluded few days away to turn off from your busy life. A walk into the very small but pretty village with a pub...More

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OliviaM51, VR Owner at The Nest - 5* Thatched Cottage, responded to this reviewResponded July 20, 2017

Hello Sarah and Jeremy, We're so pleased that you had a lovely stay in our super cottage The Nest - as you say a super little hideaway! We both really look forward to seeing you both again very soon. Our best wishes, Eve and Mike

  • Balcony or Terrace
  • Books
  • Cable/satellite TV
  • Central Heating
  • Deck
  • Dining Seats (2)
  • Dishwasher
  • Double Beds:(1)
  • Dryer
  • DVD Player
  • Freezer
  • Grill
  • Hairdryer
  • Highchair
  • Internet Access
  • Iron
  • Kettle
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room Seats (2)
  • Local Guides/Maps
  • Microwave
  • Outdoor Dining Area
  • Patio
  • Private Yard
  • Refrigerator
  • Secure Parking
  • Shower Rooms (1)
  • Soap/Shampoo Provided
  • Stereo System
  • Stove
  • Suitable For Children Under 5
  • Toaster
  • Towels Provided
  • TV
  • VCR
  • Wheelchair Accessible
  • Wi-Fi
House rules
    Pets not allowed
    Smoking not allowed
    Check in: 4:00 PM
    Check out: 10:00 AM
Only one rule: Relax and enjoy yourself. You deserve it!
    1 Shower
    1 Full
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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
Default 2 nights
Jul 13, 2018 -
Aug 31, 2018
7 nights
Sep 1, 2018 -
Sep 23, 2018
2 nights
Sep 24, 2018 -
Oct 25, 2018
October GREEN
2 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.
  • Damage Deposit: $157 / stay - Deposit
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About the neighborhood
Pubs and Restaurants
1. The Church House Inn Stokeinteignhead
2. The WildGoose Combeinteignhead
3. Coombe Cellars Restaurant, on the river, Combeinteignhead
4. The Thatched Tavern Maidencombe
5. Orestone Manor, Maidencombe
6. The Cary Arms, Babbacombe
7. The Ness House Hotel
8. Ode Michelin * Restaurant Shaldon
9. The Crab Shack, Teignmouth
10. Naz Indian cuisine Teignmouth
Getting around
By Car, bus, train, walking or bicycle...
Car advised
How to get there
Airport: Exeter: 21.7 mi
Railway: Teignmouth: 3.7 mi
Ferry: Plymouth: 24.9 mi
Stokeinteignhead is within striking distance for a weekend break from London or Birmingham. The journey from London via the M4 and M5 is 4 hours and from Birmingham via the M5 also takes 4 hours. There are fast trains from London Waterloo and Paddington to Teignmouth, 2 miles away, with a 3 hour 45 minute journey time. Exeter Airport has a growing list of International Routes and is a 25 minute drive.
Activities nearby
Fishing Nearby, There Is A Golf Course Within 30 Mins Drive, Horse Riding Nearby, Watersports Nearby, Nearest Beach: 1.9 mi.
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