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Tubs Cottage

(Ref. 1080968)

Kingsteignton, Devon Show on map

Sykes rating

  • 6 Guests

  • 3 Bedrooms

  • 1 Bathroom

  • Pets Yes


  • Garden / Patio
  • Cot available
  • Highchair available
  • Pub/shop < 1 mile
  • Washing machine
  • Broadband / WiFi


1 Customer Review

  • "We had a fabulous stay at Tubs, we had a 3 year old and a 7 week old baby."

    All very comfortable, would defiantly stay again, central for visiting attractions.

    Many thanks for the positive review, I’m glad you enjoyed your stay. Property Owner

    Reviewed by Suzanne4.7Sep 2023


  • Over three floors
  • Three bedrooms: 2 x double, 1 x second-floor twin
  • Ground-floor bathroom with bath, shower over, basin and WC
  • Kitchen
  • Dining room
  • Sitting room with electric fire
  • Gas central heating
  • Electric oven, gas hob, microwave, fridge, washer/dryer, wine cooler
  • Smart TV, WiFi
  • Fuel and power inc. in rent
  • Bed linen and towels inc. in rent
  • Travel cot, highchair and stairgate available
  • Roadside parking
  • Small front courtyard with patio and furniture
  • Two well-behaved pets welcome
  • Sorry, no smoking
  • Shop 0.2 miles, pub 0.1 miles
  • Check-in from 4pm, check-out at 10am
  • Note: The stairs may be a little steep with rope handrails
  • The first double room leads directly out onto the stairs
  • There are internal stairs which may not be suitable for those with limited mobility.

The property

Tucked away in the charming village of Kingsteignton, Devon, is this beautiful, Grade II listed, 14th-century thatched cottage, Tubs Cottage.

Enjoying a superb location with the local amenities right on your doorstep, and an interior boasting a wealth of character and history, Tubs Cottage is a fantastic pet-friendly choice for those seeking a truly unique stay in Devon.

The property benefits from roadside parking and a lovely front courtyard with furniture, ideal for savouring your morning coffee as you plan the day ahead.

Be welcomed into the shaker-style kitchen, where you can prepare delicious dishes to enjoy at the dining table over a bottle of wine.

After dinner, retreat to the sitting room where you can relax on the plush seating in front of the electric fire, as your favourite show plays out on the Smart TV.

Completing the ground floor is a spacious family bathroom, complete with bath and overhead shower.

Head upstairs, where you will discover two beautifully presented double bedrooms with plenty of storage.

Continue up to the second floor along the staircase with fixed rope handrail, where you will find the final bedroom, a lovely twin.

Wander through the village, where you will find the welcoming Bell Inn Pub & Kitchen just around the corner, perfect for when you fancy a night off from the kitchen, as well as well-stocked convenience stores, and The Fountain fish and chip shop.

Just moment’s away is the bustling town of Newton Abbot, home to the Newton Abbot Racecourse, with annual races taking place from March-October, the Newton Abbot Town and GWR Museum, Decoy Country Park, The Jolly Farmer, and Ricca’s.

Continue onto Teignmouth, where you can spend a day on the golden sands of Teignmouth Beach, tuck-in to fresh seafood at the Crab Shack, delve into history at Tein Heritage, picnic in the Eastcliff Park, or enjoy leisurely strolls along the Grand Pier and seafront.

For scenic hikes and walks, why not spend a day in the stunning Dartmoor National Park, or for more coastal fun head to Shaldon or Torquay?

For an unforgettable stay in Devon, choose Tubs Cottage.

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About the location


Newton Abbot 1.9 miles, Teignmouth 5 miles, Torquay 9.1 miles

Located in the south of Devon, Kingsteignton is a bustling town which lies at the head of the Teign Estuary. Once renowned to be the largest village in the whole of England, it now stands as a highly populated town council with a strong sense of community amongst the locals. This well kept area boasts attractive traditional cottages, three churches, and a wide selection of shops, both independent and mainstream. The town offers plenty of opportunities to endorse in good food and wines, from inns to cake shops, you'll be sure to find an array of eateries here. Kingsteignton also boasts an array of sporting facilities for all ages to get involved in including its very own bowls clubhouse, a swimming pool, football and judo clubs, and two large playing fields, it's the perfect place to bring the whole family, even including the dog with plenty of lands, a nearby pond , and a local nature reserve to explore. Extremely close to the Newton Abbot race course, Kingsteignton makes a brilliant location for a fun-filled family day out, with its own creche, a variety of events from car boot sales and antiques fairs to its Wellbeing Show, there's plenty to explore here no matter the time of year. The market town of Newton Abbot itself also makes a fun day out for all, in close proximity to Dartmoor National Park, Bradley Manor, and St Leonards Clock Tower, there is plenty of history to explore, as well as the town withholding an array of modern day experiences to get involved in. From the spooky and spectacular Devon Escape, to a multitude of activities held at the Courtenay Centre including fitness, culture, and hobbies, there's something for everyone here. To experience the tourist hotspots of Devon, take a trip to Torquay, a pretty seaside resort with a fantastic coastline nicknamed the 'English Riviera'. Here you can find Kents Cavern Prehistoric Caves, the well known bayside spot of Thatcher Point and the beautiful beach of Babbacombe, and an array of sea life spotting opportunities at Living Coasts. There's something for everyone in the town of Torquay, a guaranteed fun-filled day out for everyone.

This property offers the following short breaks:

  • Winter
  • Off-season
  • Last minute
  • Christmas