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Sawtons Cottage 1

(Ref. 1103895)

Dawlish, Devon Show on map


Sykes rating

  • 5 Guests

  • 2 Bedrooms

  • 1 Bathroom

  • Pets Yes


  • Off road parking
  • Cot available
  • Highchair available
  • Dishwasher
  • Broadband / WiFi

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17 Customer Reviews

  • "Wonderful cottage."

    This is our second year here and we will definitely be booking again for next year. Thank you.

    Thankyou so much for your kind andlovely feedback. We're glad you have enjoyed your stay once again and look forward to welcoming you back again. Kind Regards, Sharon & Dave Property Owner

    Reviewed by Joanne5.0May 2024

  • "Loved our stay."

    Thank you.

    Thankyou for your great feedback. We're so glad you enjoyed your stay Property Owner

    Reviewed by Andrew5.0May 2024

  • "The cottage was fabulous, every detail had been considered, such as tea towels, soaps and dishwasher tabs."

    There was a lovely welcome awaiting in the kitchen of a vase of daffodils with tea, sugar, teapot and biscuits and a pint of milk in the fridge. Our dog was welcome, even doggy blankets were supplied.

    Thankyou for such lovely positive feedback. We're so pleased you enjoyed your stay and welcome you again anytime Property Owner

    Reviewed by Freda5.0Apr 2024

  • "First class owners were very welcoming Would Benoit from a small washing machine"

    Thankyou for your lovely feedback and we're glad you enjoyed your stay. Your comment re washing machine have been noted. Thankyou Property Owner

    Reviewed by Brendan5.0Jan 2024

  • "Simply one of the best holiday lets we have ever used, it is up a narrow road with plenty of passing places, so no problem at all!"

    Sykes cottage, was lovely, comfortable, large bath tub, which was one of the reasons we choose this cottage, l have health problems with my knees, so after a long day out and about exploring Devon, to relax in a hot bath was heaven! We will certainly return!!!!!

    Reviewed by Ron5.0Sep 2023

  • "Stayed here from 18/08/23-25/08/23 lovely home from home with lots of lovely little touches , there was everything you need , it was immaculate , great position to visit near by beaches & to enjoy great days out , would definitely recommend & would book again , thank you for a great holiday."

    Hi.Thankyou for your lovely feedback. It's great the hear you enjoyed your holiday at the cotrage . We would love you to come back and visit again. Kind Regards, Sharon & Dave Property Owner

    Reviewed by Gillian5.0Aug 2023

  • "Property was lovely and clean."

    Perfect position within easy reach of lovely beaches and lovely days out. Would definitely recommend.

    Hi.Thankyou for your lovely feedback We're glad you enjoyed your stay and would warmly welcome your return in the future. Property Owner

    Reviewed by Debbie4.7Aug 2023

  • "We were very pleased with the lovely accommodation."

    The cottage was very clean, tidy and comfortable. Owners were friendly and approachable and helpful. Would definitely come back. Only negative was that there was no washing machine.

    Thankyou for your lovely feedback. We're so glad you enjoyed your stay at our property and welcome you back. This is our first year and new venture for us and we will take note of your comment re the washing machine. Kind Regards, Sharon & Dave Property Owner

    Reviewed by Sarah4.7Jul 2023

  • "The cottage was immaculate and very well appointed and in a rural setting with nice views out the front which was fine However, the cottage sits on the site of a scrapyard!"

    Truly dreadful and unexpected

    Reviewed by Deborah3.8Jul 2023

  • "A lovely modern cottage three miles from beautiful Dawlish with the black swans on the river."

    We had a really good holiday thank you for making us feel really welcome xx

    Reviewed by Maureen5.0Jun 2023

  • "Hi, we had a really great time at Sawtons Cottage 1 - it provided us with everything we needed & a perfect base from which we could explore the area."

    Thank you so very much. We are already considering re-booking in the future.

    Hi, Thankyou so much for your lovely positive feedback. Its great to hear you enjoyed your stay and glad to hear you'd return. Always welcome. Kind Regards, Sharon & Dave Property Owner

    Reviewed by John5.0Jun 2023

  • "We were really impressed."

    The accommodation is fantastic, everything you need. We have been coming to Dawlish and surrounding areas for years and we think this is probably the best place we have stayed in and we will definitely be back next year. Thank you to the owners for making this a very enjoyable stay

    Reviewed by Joanne5.0Jun 2023

  • "An excellent base to visit the Dawlish are from."

    A great place to come back and rest after a days walking. A secluded but honestly helps you to rest.

    Hi, Sorry for the delay in replying to your very kind and positive feedback. We're so glad you enjoyed your stay. Kind Regards, Sharon & Dave Property Owner

    Reviewed by Trevor5.0May 2023

  • "Lovely, clean, well equipped and comfortable accommodation."

    Topped off by a lovely setting. We will definitely stay again.

    Thankyou for your lovely feedback. We'd love to welcome you back anytime. Kind Regards Sharon & Dave Property Owner

    Reviewed by Amanda5.0May 2023

  • "We had wonderful holiday, Sawtons Cottage 1 is a lovely place to stay."

    It was very clean with everything you need in a holiday home. We are hoping to go back again sometime this year. Kind regards Carrol Eaton

    Thankyou so much for your lovely positive feedback. We're glad you enjoyed your stay and happy to hear you'll return. Best Wishes Sharon & Dave Property Owner

    Reviewed by Christopher5.0Apr 2023

  • "A lovely cottage - very clean and well equipped."

    Great place to explore South Devon. We couldn’t fault it

    Thankyou for your positive feedback. We pleased you enjoyed your stay. Sharon & Dave Property Owner

    Reviewed by Jonathan5.0Apr 2023

  • "Lovely clean and comfortable and on a quiet road."

    Reviewed by Susan5.0Oct 2022

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  • Two bedrooms: 1 x triple bunk with double and single, 1 x double
  • Bathroom with bath, shower over, basin and WC
  • Cloakroom with basin and WC
  • Kitchen/diner
  • Sitting room
  • Central heating
  • Electric oven and hob, microwave, fridge/freezer, dishwasher
  • Smart TV, WiFi
  • Fuel and power inc. In rent
  • Bed linen and towels inc. In rent
  • Highchair and travel cot available
  • Enclosed patio with furniture
  • Ample off-road parking
  • Two well-behaved dogs welcome
  • Sorry, no smoking
  • Shop 1.4 miles, pub 2 miles, beach 3.1 miles

The property

Dawlish 2.4 miles.

Nestled in a remote position near Dawlish is this charming, semi-detached property, Sawtons Cottage 1.

Internally, the property boasts a tasteful décor and quality furnishings giving that home-from-home vibe throughout.

Curl up on the provided sofa and spend the evening catching up with your favourite shows.

Gather round the dining table and tuck into a lovingly-prepared home-cooked meal, cooked to perfection in the amply-appointed kitchen.

The property benefits from a ground-floor cloakroom, with a family bathroom upstairs, where you can relax with a deep soak following a long day.

Retire to either of the bedrooms, offering a triple with double and single bed, each neatly presented.

Step out to the enclosed patio and spend the afternoon soaking up the sun with a refreshing beverage.

A charming abode with access to the many wonders of Devon.

Note: This property can be booked with Ref. 1106704, together they sleep up to 10 guests.

Sawtons Cottages

Dawlish 2.4 miles. These splendid holiday homes are situated in a rural location a few miles outside the coastal town of Dawlish. Presented to a lovely standard, these quaint cottages combine original character with contemporary décor and furnishings, providing a warm welcome for families and couples alike. The property has been cleverly split in two, with each half comprising of a self-contained, well-equipped accommodation. Both cottages hosting well-appointed kitchens with integrated appliances so you can easily cook up a storm, along with living areas where you can unwind after a long day. The first floor hosts the bedrooms, including a triple bunk with double and single bed and a double room, serviced by a bathroom with refreshing bathroom with choice of bath and shower over. If you book these cottages together, you can experience the delights of both properties, while enjoying a sparkling glass of wine within the patio area. The local area is full of opportunity; just three miles away is the glorious sands of Dawlish Warren Beach, perfect for an afternoon of sunbathing and paddling in the shores, while there is plenty of fantastic walking routes along the South West Coast Path, a must for any outdoor enthusiast. At the end of Port road, turn right and you will find Dawlish Country Park which offers ample parking for cars and is excellent for dog walking, with a trek that leads to Dawlish. The large town of Dawlish has a train station to venture further afield, and a brook down to the seafront, which is home to the legendary black swans. Within close reach is the scenic Dartmoor National Park, the port town of Exmouth and the bustling resort of Torquay; there are bus stops at either side of the road to take you to Exmoouth and Torquay. Explore all of these wonders for yourself, with a stay at these heart-warming Devon holiday homes.

Note: This property has a Good Housekeeping bond of £250.

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About the location


Teignmouth 3 miles; Exeter 13.4 miles; Exmouth 19.7 miles

A charming seaside town set on the southern coast. The town of Dawlish offers all of the facilities for day-to-day living including a pleasant variety of shops, restaurants and cafés and a small cinema. Dawlish is famous for its Black Swans that live with other wildfowl on the Dawlish Water that runs through the central town park down to the sea, at night in the summer it is beautifully lit by strings of coloured lights. Dawlish comes with a wonderful, sandy beach with a crazy golf course also nearby, it is the perfect place for a family holiday. Up the coast is Dawlish Warren that can be reached by car or train or, for those energetic types, a walk along the sea wall. Further afield, Dawlish mainline station offers access to Exeter, Exmouth, Torquay, Paignton or even Plymouth, trains are plentiful.

This property offers the following short breaks:

  • Winter
  • Off-season
  • Last minute
  • Christmas