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49 Cumber Close

Malborough, Devon (Ref. 995046)

4.6

Very good

Sykes rating

  • Sleeps 4

  • Bedrooms 2

  • Bathrooms 1

  • Pets No

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Features

  • Broadband / WiFi
  • Off road parking
  • Garden / Patio
  • Dishwasher
  • Washing machine
  • Pub/shop < 1 mile
  • Ground floor bedroom

Reviews & Ratings

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14 Customer Reviews

  • "The property was ideal for our needs."

    Its very well equipped, everything works, the furniture and beds are comfortable. The TV is a bit small, but, that's just a minor detail. The location is great for touring, although there's not much in the local area at night. There's a brilliant Co op within walking distance, that stocks everything you need.

    Reviewed by GlenJun 2022

  • "What a lovely holiday home!"

    I was very impressed with the extra facilities that the house offered, including DVDs, games, books, buckets and spades, beach mats - I really had not expected to have these provided, so thank you for going that extra mile. With that in mind, the only thing I found to be missing (and this is only being very picky) was a washing basket: I'd washed the clothes but had no basket to carry the wet washing outside in. We loved the local area too and hope to return again one day.

    Reviewed by LouiseJun 2022

  • "The property was just what we wanted."

    It was very well appointed and very comfortable. The only issue we had was that the central heating stopped working and we were unable to contact anyone (or at least get a response) for a day or so. This meant that we were quite chilly in the evenings as it coincided with a downturn in the weather. Once we found a real person at the end of the phone the problem was sorted very quickly. With other Sykes properties we have always had a contact number for the owners but because this was part of Coast & Country Cottages the system was different. Being a Bank Holiday weekend didn't help either. Having said all that - we had a lovely week once we had warmed up. Thank you

    Reviewed by LesleyApr 2022

  • "The property was better than expected."

    Handy for bus route to both Salcombe and Kingsbridge. Fantastic royres for walking into Salcombe and surrounding area. Well-stocked Co-op within walking distance. We wouldn't hesitate to book again. A few minor niggles but nothing to moan about really.

    Reviewed by ChrisMay 2021

  • "Very pleasantly surprised, bungalow was much nicer in real life than in the pictures on the website."

    Very clean and well appointed. Very comfortable mattress, good quality towels etc. The road was busy with parked cars but having a personal space was very useful. Will definitely return.

    Reviewed by KerryMay 2021

  • "The property was spotlessly clean and very well stocked."

    The location is excellent for short trips to the coast and outstanding walking opportunities.

    Reviewed by KiernanApr 2021

  • "Bungalow was lovely great that we had our own parking space great location for travelling around the only down side (NO INTERNET) and although it was a lovely place to stay in future when booking somewhere I will make sure it’s included nearly every one has a iPhone & tablet."

    Reviewed by AndrewSep 2020

  • "Great place to stay, comfortable and well equipped."

    I would recommend to others Only thing I would suggest is a shower cutain instead of a screen as bathroom gets soaked!! Also shower head wouldn’t stay up.

    Reviewed by JulieAug 2020

  • "I have written to Coast and Country directly."

    In all honesty this property lacks in a lot of ways.

    Reviewed by RobertJul 2019

  • "I have found it harder to get hold of the office due to the nationalization of the business."

    This is unfortunate, in my opinion and with this type of business it is always nicer to deal directly with someone locally than a national number.

    Reviewed by AlistairOct 2018

  • "Clean modern interior, nice kitchen with everything you need, warm and lots of information, odd little beach bungalows but a good base for exploring the area easy to find."

    Lovely views of south Hams hills at the back, small outdoor space but lots of buckets and spades in the shed, so good for children. Bunk beds were fun.

    Jul 2016

  • "Great value for money, clean and well equipped for our needs."

    Great to have a designated parking space. Will be perfect when both children can use the bunk beds, had to squeeze youngest and cot into master bed, but still worked. Great access to the park, and local shop by foot.

    Feb 2016

  • "Cumber close was okay."

    I would say no more than a solid okay. In terms of the size, position, facilities and furniture it was as we had expected it to be, so good from that point of view. However to describe it on the website as "immaculate" was going too far. I think you should describe it as "comfortable and well appointed". The kitchen was well appointed in terms of equipment etc - much better than much smart/posher places we have stayed in. However, whilst is was adequately clean; certainly the bathroom and kitchen were clean and the floors were hoovered; there was way too much dust and far too many cobwebs for it to be described as "immaculate". In some places it was a bit tired looking (shower/bath). We used the hoover to get rid of the cobwebs in the corners of the bathroom, kitchen and both bedrooms - it had clearly not had a "proper" clean (corners/under beds etc) for some weeks. It was NOT dirty, just dusty (all the nick nacks on display etc were dusty as was the fireplace) and very cobweb-y. We have stayed in a good many holiday homes and we normally go for 4 or 5 star and use Helpful Holidays and Toad Hall cottages because the cleanliness IS immaculate. They had nothing to offer in Salcombe for this particular week and of course we were booking at very short notice so we decided to try your company. I think if you rent out a house and you want to market it as immaculate then you HAVE to pull out all the furniture, give it all a good old dust everywhere including the nooks and crannies and also do the ceilings for cobwebs ...on a weekly basis! Anyway - the place WAS comfy, good facilities, good supply of information which we found useful - thank you - and good position for the money. We would probably try Coast and Country again, but if the next one is dusty or cobweb-y then we would feel once bitten twice shy.

    Sep 2014

  • "The property was nice and had everything that we needed."

    My only disappointment was that it wasn't nearly as clean as I would have liked. There was a lot of dirt and hair under the chairs that had the leg rest and this was clearly visible when using them.

    Aug 2014

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This property is part of the Coast & Country Cottages collection.
Choose from over 400 properties in Salcombe, Dartmouth and the surrounding South Devon coast and countryside - the perfect destination for a holiday all year round.

Summary

  • Two bedrooms: 1 x double, 1 x bunk bed
  • A bathroom with bath, hand-held shower, hand basin, w.c and shaver point
  • Open plan kitchen, living rand dining room
  • Private garden and terrace.
  • Electric hob and oven, fridge, dishwasher, washing machine and microwave
  • TV, DVD, video and CD hi-fi
  • No wifi available
  • Terrace with table and chairs
  • Barbecue available
  • Allocated parking for one car nearby
  • Central heating and hot water
  • Wi-Fi available from May 2021. All bed linen will be provided, however guests will need to bring their own beach towels.

The property

49 Cumber Close is on the outskirts of Malborough village with its post office, garage/shop, a well equipped children's playground and two pubs serving food and is just a short five minute drive from the picturesque sailing town of Salcombe with its beaches, waterfront, shops and restaurants.

This well-presented bungalow has pleasant views of the rolling countryside towards Salcombe and Kingsbridge whilst the pretty villages of Hope Cove and Thurlestone are only a ten minute drive away.

This property is ideal for families with young children.

The kitchen is well-presented with an electric hob and oven, fridge, electric hob and oven, dishwasher, washing machine and microwave.

The lounge has two comfortable double sofas, TV, DVD player and hi-fi.

There is a dining table with seating for four guests along with a booster seat.

Double bedroom with wooden-framed, 4'6" double bed, wardrobe and lovely views over rear terrace to countryside beyond.

Second bedroom with 3' bunk beds and wardrobe - door to private garden/terrace.

In addition, there is a bath, shower (over), w.c and hand basin.

Outside there is a pleasant seating area to the front of the property with a wooden bench, whilst at the rear is a terrace with table and chairs to enjoy the summer sunshine.

A barbeque is available.

Parking available for one car nearby.

Note: This property has a Good Housekeeping bond of £200.

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About the location

MALBOROUGH

Salcombe 2 miles; Kingsbridge 4 miles.

The attractive village of Malborough boasts a multitude of thatched cottages, a village shop, two excellent country pubs and a thriving post office. It is located just 2 miles from the popular sailing resort of Salcombe, the southernmost town in the South Hams. Boasting a beautiful, scenic coastline, Salcombe is ideal for enjoying sailing, watersports, coastal walking or for simply soaking up the sunshine. Observe the plentiful wildlife in the area, visit several country houses and gardens close by or visit the lovely market town of Kingsbridge. Alternatively, explore the wide open spaces and rocky tors of Dartmoor, just 15 miles away. A perfect holiday location, with much to see and do.

Region Information

There is a booster seat but no highchair.

Travel cot available

This property offers the following short breaks:

  • Winter
  • Off-season
  • Last minute
  • Christmas