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“luxurious Devon cottage for two”
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Just 10 minutes from the seals at Start Bay
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Just 10 minutes from the seals at Start Bay
A stylish bijou hideaway cottage, flooded with light through floor-to-ceiling windows With its own sunny private garden and barbecue
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105 reviews
Just 10 minutes from the seals at Start Bay
A stylish bijou hideaway cottage, flooded with light through floor-to-ceiling windows
With its own sunny private garden and barbecue
A woodburner keeps things snug on the coldest winter evenings
While crisp cottons ensure a blissful night's sleep whatever the season
A complimentary basket of local goods awaits your arrival
Everywhere you look, oak and slate add a touch of luxury
Original contemporary art adorns the walls
There's a compact but fully equipped kitchen
A comfy leather sofa positively invites lounging
Find your own private hideaway in our 13 acres of pasture, orchards, and gardens
From the end of the garden there are views southeast to the sea at Beesands
Meet the piglets!
Enjoy close encounters of the horsey kind
The famous Devon Coast Path offers miles of wonderful walks
Where the views are never the same two days in a row
There's a magical air about the place at the beginning and end of the day
Beesands looks wonderful in winter sunshine
Enjoy woodland walks under ancient elms
The Cotmore chickens range far and wide, to bring you fresh eggs for breakfast
Misty autumn morning view from Rose Cottage
October sunrise at Cotmore Farm
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Cottage -
1 Bedroom, 1 Bathroom, Sleeps 2
Kingsbridge, Devon, England

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Stan B
Alsager, United Kingdom
Level 1 Contributor
3 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
“luxurious Devon cottage for two”
Reviewed 28 June 2015 for a stay in June 2015
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people found this review helpful

Just spent a delightful week at Rose cottage. Luxurious and well equipped accommodation with nice touches like fresh flowers to greet us and a welcome pack including fresh eggs from their own hens. Also worth trying their own bacon and sausages from Piers's rare breed pigs, we enjoyed sitting in own garden watching the birds eating from the feeders and with the occasional glimpse of the local buzzard! You can see the sea from the bottom of the garden. Loads to do in the area, do try walking from Beesands to Start Point and then return to Beesands to eat fish and chips from the Britannia on the Beach restaurant. We were made very welcome by Piers and Sue and hope to return next year.

Travelling group: Spouse/Partner
Would you recommend this hotel to a friend?   Yes.
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Mary G
Lancashire, United Kingdom
1 review
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
“Excellent accommodation in a beautiful location”
Reviewed 7 June 2015 for a stay in June 2015
2
people found this review helpful

Rose cottage was ideal for us to relax in after a hectic few weeks. The welcome basket contained eggs, bread, butter and much more - just what you need when you first arrive, and the kitchen was fully equipped and very modern.
The enclosed garden was delightful and full of bird song which we really enjoyed. The owners Piers and Sue were extremely friendly and helpful. The wi-fi was a bit hit and miss but that's just Devon in general. Will definitely make a return visit when we have more time.

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Lynne L
Greater London, United Kingdom
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5 reviews
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“Home-from-home (but with better scenery).”
Reviewed 25 March 2015 for a stay in March 2015
1
person found this review helpful

Just the 2 of us following up family history research in the area for a few days. Rose Cottage was absolutely perfect for 2 : very well equipped and we used it as a home-from-home, eating in every night. A wood-burning stove gave it a cosy ambience. There is other accommodation on site which would be perfect for a family particularly with young children as there are pigs, hens, sheep, a very friendly yard dog (Jack) - and a fabulous collection of hedgerow birds using the sheltered feeders. Even the weather was kind. Thanks to Sue and Piers for the welcome pack of local goodies.

Travelling group: Spouse/Partner
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Tony J
Knutsford, United Kingdom
Level 1 Contributor
3 reviews
3 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
“Fantastic Accommodation”
Reviewed 20 March 2015 for a stay in March 2015
1
person found this review helpful

Took a short break at Rose Cottage and found it to be exactly as described, and that the comments of other guests were equally accurate. A lovely cottage in a great location. Good quality fixture and fittings, and everything you could possibly wish for in the kitchen - including fresh laid eggs from the chickens are which the best I've ever tasted. Very clean throughout. A comfortable bed and a great wood burner. Property owners are extremely friendly and helpful. Will definitely return.

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Liked best: Location
Liked least: Quirky hot water
Travelling group: Spouse/Partner
Would you recommend this hotel to a friend?   Yes.
Recommended for:
Friends getaway People with pets
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Pete H
Bournemouth, United Kingdom
1 review
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“We enjoyed a lovely week at Rose Cottage”
Reviewed 8 March 2015 for a stay in February 2015
1
person found this review helpful

We enjoyed a most relaxing week in the well-appointed and cosy Rose Cottage. A lovely rural setting with farm animals close at hand. Lots of lovely walks, great pubs and places of interest in the area. Absolutely no reservations in recommending Rose Cottage

Travelling group: Spouse/Partner
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Stella424...
Bristol, United Kingdom
Level 2 Contributor
6 reviews
3 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
“Excellent accomodation”
Reviewed 14 January 2015 for a stay in December 2014
1
person found this review helpful

Stayed for a short break over the New Year. Cottage is exactly as described. Quality of fixtures and fittings is very high and standard of cleanliness was very high. Wood burner helps to make it feel very cosy.
Would not hesitate to recommend or return.

Travelling group: Spouse/Partner
Would you recommend this hotel to a friend?   Yes.
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EssexRed6...
Braintree, United Kingdom
1 review
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
“Alittle piece of Devon heaven”
Reviewed 30 October 2014 for a stay in October 2014
1
person found this review helpful

Rose cottage was cosy, warm and thoughtfully well supplied in every room, with the added bonus of welcome basket brimming with Devon delights from their own scrummy eggs, homemade bread, to a bar of spicy chilly chocolate(recommend visit to the Chilly Farm) Piers and Sue happy to help with local advice on directions and attractions along with more of their farm eggs, you must buy some of their sausages and bacon to go alone with. Rose Cottage made our Devon experience complete.

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Your age range 35-49
Would you recommend this hotel to a friend?   Yes.
Recommended for:
Older travelers
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