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The Old Pump House



About this property

A charming recently converted detached Victorian Coastguard's Pump House. This is a cosy property with electric heating, all doors are wide enough for a wheelchair. It is in the garden of one of the old coastguard houses on the east side of Sidmouth. The town centre and esplanade are just a few minutes walk down the coastal path. This property is in the grounds of Ref 065 Grace Darling, for those wishing to book two properties close together.


Fitted kitchen with pine effect units leading to small conservatory with blinds and dining area. The bed-sitting room is tastefully furnished with pleasant colour schemes and has a full size double bed, wardrobe and two armchairs. Wood burner giving a cosy feel. Fully tiled shower room with W.C. there is a shower drain in the floor and therefore no lip or step to the shower. There are handles in the wall to help the infirm.The front garden of the main house can be shared for sitting in. Electric heating throughout.

Essential Information

Changeover day: Friday

Parking: Private parking space for 1 car

No pets 

Wi Fi


Hair dryer

Electric cooker. Microwave. Fridge. Freezer. Washing machine.

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

Visitor Comments

5th July 2017 - ' Had a fab week. Weather very very hot!' Cynthia & Clive

30th June 2017 - ' We have had a lovely stay in The Old Pump House again. Very good accommodation, peaceful location.' Lynda & Mel, Derby

16th June 2017 - ' We have had a really lovely time here. Weather quite good, able to get out each day. We think The Old Pump House is great.' Maureen & Ron

19th May 2017 - ' We had a very pleasant stay in the Pump house. Very cosy & quiet which we were looking for. Really enjoyed our week here and we look forward to coming back in the future.' Phil & Heather

28th April 2017 - ' Very pleasant to revisit The Pump House.

3rd October 2015 - 'A very enjoyable week in The Old Pump House with its very pleasant surroundings. Many thanks.' Trevor Moon, Truro

18th September 2015 - 'Lovely stay in the OPH - very well appointed (also handy to The Donkey Sanctuary!) Enjoyed our holiday again.' Lynda & Mel Barker, Derby

2nd September 2015 - 'We've had a lovely few days. Cottage great.' Carole & Eric Vessey, Derby

28th August 2015 - 'We have had a peaceful, relaxing and lovely stay in the Pumphouse again. Always great to be in Sidmouth. See you again next year. Thank you.' Steve & Zoe Stafford, Kent

14th August 2015 - 'Thanks again for an enjoyable holiday. Hope to see you again next year.' Geoff & Sheila Kelland, Hampshire

7th August 2015 - 'Thanks again Mrs Kelly for a brill holiday again. Still love coming to this ideal place with good facilities. Still making it up the path after a good day down town. See you next year.' Jan & Rob Jones, North Wales

31st July 2015 - 'A lovely stay. Perfect peace and quiet in a stunning location. Accomodation was excellent. Hope to return. Sidmouth is a lovely place with something for everyone. Thank you very much.' Rose & Matthew, Didcot

17th July 2015 - 'Our first time staying at the Pump House, hopefully not the last. We both enjoyed our holiday we lacked for nothing comfort and location wise. Thank you for our tea tray, very good of you. Hope to see you again.' Wendy & Phil, Leicestershire

8th July 2015 - 'Really have enjoyed our stay at The Pump House, found it very homely. Managed to visit some delightful places. Thank you for the tea and biscuits and for everything.' Doreen & Michael Haire, Surrey

3rd July 2015 - 'Another enjoyable stay at The Pump House - perfect location for us with all the facilities that we need. Many thanks, Peter & Elaine

26th June 2015 - 'We have thoroughly enjoyed our first visit to Sidmouth where there is something for everyone. Straying in The Old Pump House has made it extra special - so comfortable and cosy. The cottage has perfectly suited our needs and is ideally located. Thank you so much.' Fae & Ian, Norfolk

At a glance

Price per week, from:

£295 to £350

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  • Propert Ref: 123
  • Sleeps: 2
  • Bedrooms: 1
  • Bed format: 1 double
  • Shower Room: 1


  • Parking
  • Garden
  • Detached
  • Open Fire
  • OK for Less Able
  • Broadband/Wi Fi
  • Linen Inc
  • Double beds
  • Shower Room

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Price Breaks from 2018 Week Price Short Break Price*
15 Jun to 19 Jul £350 £245
20 Jul to 30 Aug £350 £245
31 Aug to 06 Sep £350 £245
07 Sep to 20 Sep £315 £221
21 Sep to 18 Oct £295 £207
19 Oct to 25 Oct £295 £207
26 Oct to 20 Dec £ £
Christmas £ £
New Year £ £
Price Breaks from 2019 Week Price Short Break Price*
01 Jan to 04 Apr £ £
05 Apr to 25 Apr £335 £234
26 Apr to 23 May £305 £214
24 May to 30 May £305 £214
31 May to 13 Jun £350 £245
14 Jun to 11 Jul £350 £245
12 Jul to 25 Jul £350 £245
26 Jul to 22 Aug £350 £245
23 Aug to 29 Aug £350 £245
30 Aug to 12 Sep £315 £221
13 Sep to 26 Sep £295 £207
27 Sep to 17 Oct £295 £207
18 Oct to 24 Oct £295 £207
25 Oct to 19 Dec £ £
Christmas £ £
New Year £ £
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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.