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“Everything we hoped for”
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Very good
29 reviews
Living Room
Master bedroom with kingsize bed
Dining Room
Bathroom
Bedroom with kingsize bed
Dining Room
Twin bedroom
Kitchen
Living Room
Shower room
Ferry from Shaldon to Teignmouth
Rooster Hall garden through the rose covered archway
View from Shaldon
Rooster Hall in winter
Saldon beach in winter
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Cottage -
3 Bedrooms, 2 Bathrooms, Sleeps 6
Shaldon, Devon, England

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Very good - based on 29 reviews
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Mrs_Thomp...
Houston, Texas
1 review
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
“Everything we hoped for”
Reviewed 27 June 2013 for a stay in June 2013
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The thatched cottage had everything we needed -- comfortable beds, modern kitchen, washing machine, off-street parking -- and more space than we expected. The garden is beautiful. We had a lovely seaside holiday and enjoyed the restful pace of village life. Everything in Shaldon is within walking distance. We especially enjoyed the zoo, the smugglers' tunnel to the hidden beach, and the ferry across the estuary to Teignmouth. Gillian was helpful and easy to work with. We would definitely stay there again and have already recommended the cottage to friends.

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Liked best: Quaint cottage in a quiet seaside village.
Liked least: Would have liked a washer/dryer, instead of just a washer, but the clothesline and drying rack worked fine
Travelling group: Young Children
Would you recommend this hotel to a friend?   Yes.
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Jeddah, Saudi Arabia
Reviewed 26 April 2013 for a stay in March 2013
1
person found this review helpful

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Liked best: Local facilities within walking distance.
Liked least: No wi-fi on offer
Travelling group: Young Children
Your age range 35-49
Would you recommend this hotel to a friend?   Yes.
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Reading, United Kingdom
Reviewed 25 February 2013 for a stay in January 2013
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person found this review helpful

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Liked best: Beautiful house in a great position
Liked least: No wifi or Internet access
Travelling group: Young Children
Your age range 35-49
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Sharon C
Bristol, United Kingdom
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21 reviews
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
“A warm, welcoming, and interesting cottage in a lovely village.”
Reviewed 18 February 2013 for a stay in February 2013

The cottage is within walking distance of the pretty village centre of Shaldon and the beaches. It's an old thatched cottage but beautifully renovated and very comfortable. Ideal for grandparents staying with young family as the master bedroom is at the opposite end of the cottage from the other two bedrooms! Nice enclosed garden. Felt very friendly and welcoming, warm and attractive.

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Liked best: Very comfortable, lovely old cottage but clean and well-furnished.
Liked least: Shame there's no upstairs bathroom by the two bedrooms.
Travelling group: Extended Family
Would you recommend this hotel to a friend?   Yes.
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bristol
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 52 helpful votes
“Lovely, comfortable and well equipped cottage”
Reviewed 16 February 2013 for a stay in February 2013

A great cottage, well equipped will many extras in the kitchen such as a hand blender and food processor. Really comfortable accomodation, good beds, very clean. There are two bathrooms so enough for everyone staying, the whirlpool bath is a nice extra. Lovely area and a great base for exploring it!

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Liked best: The area
Liked least: Not having a bathroom on the same level as the twp bedrooms
Travelling group: Extended Family
Would you recommend this hotel to a friend?   Yes.
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Reading, United Kingdom
Reviewed 23 November 2012 for a stay in November 2012
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Liked best: Hard to say as we enjoyed it all.
Liked least: Nothing negative to say.
Travelling group: Friends
Would you recommend this hotel to a friend?   Yes.
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Bristol, United Kingdom
Reviewed 21 October 2012 for a stay in October 2012
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Liked best: Characterful cottage, covered garden area and parking spaces.
Travelling group: Extended Family
Would you recommend this hotel to a friend?   Yes.
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