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Laurel Cottage

Torquay, Devon (Ref. 1043777)

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  • Sleeps 4

  • Bedrooms 2

  • Bathrooms 1

  • Pets No

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Features

  • Icon/Feature/Off-road parking Off road parking
  • Icon/Feature/Garden or Patio Garden / Patio
  • Icon/Feature/Baby-friendly Cot available
  • Icon/Feature/Baby-friendly Highchair available
  • Icon/Feature/Shop Pub/shop < 1 mile
  • Icon/Feature/Washing machine Washing machine
  • Icon/Feature/Dishwasher Dishwasher
  • Icon/Feature/By the sea Seaside
  • Icon/Feature/WiFi Broadband / WiFi

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11 Customer Review(s)

  • “Our hosts Richard and Joanne were very warm and welcoming.”

    Nothing was too much trouble. The area was very quiet and as we had my elderly parents with us that was a bonus. It's very hilly but there was plenty of parking in Torquay so we got them into town easily and it was 2 minutes drive from the cottage. We would definitely return.

    Nothing was too much trouble. The area was very quiet and as we had my elderly parents with us that was a bonus. It's very hilly but there was plenty of parking in Torquay so we got them into town easily and it was 2 minutes drive from the cottage. We would definitely return.

    - Mrs Bowler, September 2021

The property

Resting in quiet residential streets, high above the centre of the bustling seaside town of Torquay, is stylish, welcoming Laurel Cottage, which is attached to the owner's Victorian villa.

Combining a contemporary and inviting interior to bring you a warm and welcoming holiday base, this property is perfectly placed for a couple's retreat or an escape as a family of four to this beautiful area of Devon.

Spend time together snuggled up on the sofas of the living/dining room, with a host of home comforts.

Move through into the galley style kitchen, where you'll find everything you could need to prepare your favourite meals, before adjourning to the courtyard setting outside making a lovely spot to enjoy a tasty treat in the summer months.

Also on the ground floor you can find the sparkling bathroom, offering guests the option of both a bath and a shower, you can choose how best to prepare for your day of adventure.

Up on the first floor sit two restful bedrooms, the master is a king-size room with its own television and a twin room.

The layout of this property is perfect for a family of four, with ample storage space and a homely spot to snuggle down in at the end of each evening.

The local area of Torquay boasts a plethora of fun no matter what time of year you're visiting; from the simplicities of quaint shops where you can pick up a souvenir to take back home, alongside a wide selection of eateries to celebrate a special occasion in, to the prehistoric caves of Kents Caverns, giving you tours around a variety of caves with rocks from 400 million years ago, or for a simple family-fun day out, laze on the golden sands of the town's beach before roaming the Victorian shopping experience of the Bygones.

There's plenty to explore in the local area, whether you're seeking a day around sea life at Living Coasts or a day rich in history at one of its museums, there's something for every taste, or why not take a boat ride to either Brixham or Paignton to discover their family-friendly attractions?

In easy reach of the Dartmoor National Park with its wondrous walking routes and plethora of nature, as well as wide selection of coastal attractions, Laurel Cottage is the perfect place to call home whilst holidaying in Devon.

Summary

  • Two bedrooms: 1 x king-size with TV and 1 x twin
  • Ground-floor bathroom with bath, shower over, basin, heated towel rail and WC
  • Kitchen
  • Living/dining room
  • Gas central heating
  • Electric oven and gas hob, microwave, fridge/freezer, washing machine, dishwasher, Smart TV with Netflix and WiFi
  • Fuel and power inc. in rent
  • Bed linen and towels inc. in rent
  • Travel cot and highchair available
  • Off-road parking for two cars
  • Courtyard with furniture
  • Sorry, no pets and no smoking
  • Shop 0.4 miles, pub 0.3 miles
  • Beach 0.5 miles

Note: This property has a Good Housekeeping bond of £150.

About the location

TORQUAY

Paignton 3.6 miles; Brixham 8.5 miles; Dartmoor 17 miles.

Famous for its sandy beaches, piers, palm trees and plentiful attractions, the popular seaside town of Torquay in South Devon has been attracting visitors for the best part of 200 years. Torquay holds many delights for both families and couples, from an abundance of children’s activities whatever the weather, to coastal walks, restaurants and nightlife. Local attractions await at Cockington with its historic Cockington Court and a craft centre with glassblowing, and boat trips over to Brixham or Paignton for a wealth of sea life, whilst more nature can be found at Paignton Zoo. Located nearby is the English Riviera, designated as a UNESCO Global Geopark, the Dartmouth Steam Railway and River Boats, and the River Dart. A stay in Torquay can be as relaxed or as active as you choose and is certain to inspire you to visit again.

NOTE: On 2nd September 2021 there will be a maintenance visit at the property for around an hour in the morning, for the purpose of installing a SMART Meter.

This property offers the following short breaks:

  • Winter
  • Off-season
  • Christmas