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About this property

Situated just off the beach and right in the heart of the town, this charming newly renovated cottage is the ideal holiday home at any time of the year. The shops, pubs, coastal path and indoor swimming pool are just two minutes level walk. Beautifully presented with bright and airy accommodation, tastefully presented in a "seaside" theme with comfortable furnishings throughout. At the rear there is a parking space and a small sitting out area with BBQ. 


Spacious living room/dining room with leather sofas and oak furnishing. Laminated floor. Electric fire. French doors opening onto small patio area. Outside WC.Well equipped kitchen with painted shaker style units. Stairs to first floor from living room. Two delightful bedrooms, one double bed and en-suite luxury shower room with shower cubicle, WC and hand basin. Further bedroom with twin beds. Luxury bathroom with bath, separate shower cubicle, WC and basin. Cupboard with washing machine/dryer.

Essential Information

Changeover day: Friday

No Pets.

We ask guests to kindly refrain from smoking inside the cottage.

Parking for one car at rear

Large wall-mounted TV with Freeview and DVD. Hi Fi/radio. Wi Fi. Second TV in double bedroom

Gas hob and electric oven. Fridge. Freezer. Dishwasher. Microwave. Washing machine/dryer.BBQ

Bed linen included. Towels available to hire at £8 per set

Gas central heating. Double glazed windows. 

£50 supplement for Folk Week ( 1st week in August )

Visitor Comments

14th October 2016 - ' Another enjoyable stay at Cockleshell, the perfect cottage. Had a lovely holiday - looking forward to the next.' Margaret & Gillian, Cornwall

30th September 2016- ' The perfect cottage in the perfect location. This is the fourth property we have visited in 2 years and is by far the best. Have already booked for next year. Thank you for the surprise welcome of a cream tea, a lovely gesture. For the best ice-cream try Taste of Sidmouth. Bob & Ellen, Sutton Coldfield

29th July 2016 - ' This is our second time in Cockleshell, such a lovely cottage situated so near to the beach. We had a great time and will be back soon.' Karen, Jamie & Kate

10th June 2016- ' This is our first time at Cockleshell and can't fault it. Been coming to Sidmouth for the last 15 years and this is one of the nicest and cleanest properties we have stayed in. We have thoroughly enjoyed our stay. Thank you.' Sue, Marie & Katie

20th May 2016 - ' Lovely cottage, well appointed & comfortable. Super location. Thanks for the scones & jam.' Mike Gill, Joyce

6th May 2016 - ' Very enjoyable holiday in a very attractive & comfortable cottage. Situated in an ideal location. All modern amenities were thoroughly appreciated. We found the town & shops very interesting.' Margaret & John

22nd April 2016 - ' We have enjoyed a lovely week here at Cockleshell. The cottage is superb, clean, comfortable with all amenities. Great location with easy access into Sidmouth without using the car, lots of places to eat. Thank you for the cream tea.' Barbara & Judith

31st March 2016 - ' We have stayed in several properties in Sidmouth & found Cockleshell to be our favourite. Ideally located near the town centre, parking is an added bonus. The cottage is well appointed. Eating out is a pleasure with plenty of choice. Thank you to the owners for an enjoyable stay.' Beverly & John

3rd January 2016 - ' Lovely few days break. Cockleshell is lovely, comfy, warm & spotless. Hope to return.' Chris & Dave, Shropshire

At a glance

Price per week, from:

£385 to £805

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  • Propert Ref: 312
  • Sleeps: 4
  • Bedrooms: 2
  • Bed format: 1 double, 2 single
  • Bathrooms: 1
  • Shower Room: 1


  • Parking
  • Town Centre
  • Short Walk Beach
  • Short Walk Pub
  • Character
  • OK for Less Able
  • Broadband/Wi Fi
  • Linen Inc
  • Double beds
  • Single Beds
  • Shower Room

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Price Breaks from 2017 Week Price Short Break Price*
16 Jun to 20 Jul £695 £486
21 Jul to 31 Aug £805 £564
01 Sep to 07 Sep £585 £410
08 Sep to 21 Sep £525 £368
22 Sep to 19 Oct £415 £291
20 Oct to 26 Oct £525 £368
27 Oct to 21 Dec £385 £270
Christmas £655 £458
New Year £655 £458
Price Breaks from 2018 Week Price Short Break Price*
01 Jan to 22 Mar £425 £298
23 Mar to 12 Apr £585 £410
13 Apr to 26 Apr £515 £361
27 Apr to 24 May £535 £375
25 May to 31 May £775 £543
01 Jun to 14 Jun £650 £455
15 Jun to 19 Jul £745 £522
20 Jul to 30 Aug £860 £602
31 Aug to 13 Sep £630 £441
14 Sep to 27 Sep £565 £396
28 Sep to 18 Oct £450 £315
19 Oct to 25 Oct £565 £396
26 Oct to 20 Dec £420 £294
Christmas £715 £500
New Year £715 £500
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*Short Break prices shown are for 3 nights only, please call for 4 or 5 night prices if required. Short Breaks are available from the end of October half term to the start of the Easter school holidays, or at the owners' discretion for a last minute booking at other times of the year. Unfortunately it would be most unusual for us to be in a position to consider a short break at peak holiday times, such as the October and February half terms or over the Christmas, New Year and Easter breaks.