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York Cottage



About this property

York Cottage is a superb centrally located detached double fronted cottage just off Sidmouth seafront with private parking close by. It is located in a quiet lane within the town centre and is just minutes to the beach, shops, restaurants and many recreational facilities. "The Byes" National Trust riverside walk, park and swimming pool are also within a short walk. The accommodation is bright and airy with comfortable and tasteful quality furnishings, coastal colour schemes and individual touches throughout. Having central heating and double glazed windows it is ideal for a holiday at any time of the year. 

ACCOMMODATION: Entrance hall with stairs to first floor. Charming sitting Room with electric wood burner and French doors leading to the pretty south facing enclosed patio . This patio garden is a sunny and sheltered spot ideal for al fresco diningbeing well equipped with garden furniture, chiminea and gas BBQ. There is a separate brightly decorated dining room with an open plan archway and two steps up to modern, well equipped, quality kitchen with integrated units with a glass door to the private patio. On the first floor there are two pretty bedrooms and a family bathroom. Bedroom One is spacious with double aspect windows (blackout curtains) and double bed. Bedroom 2 also has dual aspect windows (blackout curtains) and  twin 2'6" beds (one bed can be put away if less than four guests are staying or if a cot is required). The refurbished bathroom has a white suite and shower over bath, cupboard, full length mirror and W.C. 


Changeover day: Friday 

Private parking place on secure car park a few minutes level walk from the cottage.  

No Pets. No smoking 

Flat screen, colour T.V with Freeview. DVD. Radio. Free Wi-Fi 

Gas hob and electric oven. Washing machine. Dishwasher. Fridge, freezer. Microwave


High quality bed linen and towels included 

Travel Cot, toddler bed guard and High Chair available on request 

Gas central heating and double glazed windows 

£100 supplement for Folk Week (1st week in August ) 

Visitor Comments

29th September 2017 -'What a lovely comfortable cottage and a great location in Sidmouth. The carnival procession was amazing and a great turn out of people. Hope to visit again.

22nd September 2017 - Thanks for another lovely week in York Cottage Most relaxing and so convenient for us ladies! Hope to visit again soon.

18th August 2017 -'Lovely Cottage - we had everything we needed and felt like at home.Nice and clean on arrival.Sidmouth is a great holiday location. Thank you for having us.

28th July 2017 -' Another very enjoyable stay at York Cottage. The Folk estival was good. Looking forward to next year

2nd June 2017 -'We love Sidmouth! And what a lovely cottage, everything you need and so centrally located. Perfect. Thank you

16th May 2017 -'What a fantastic cottage, probably the the best of the Sweetcombe cottages I have stayed in for the last five years. Very well laid out and just about perfect location.

15th March 2017 - ' Thank you for letting us stay at York Cottage for four days this week. We have stayed in cottages before but never one so welcoming as York Cottage. From the moment we stepped in we loved it and hope to visit again before long. With all best wishes.' Shirley & Tony

27th October 2016 - ' Had a great time, pleased with the cottage & will certainly consider coming back next year. Sidmouth is now one of our favourite places.' Mick & Shirlee

14th October 2016 - ' The cottage is comfortable and immaculate, everything has been thought of. Perfect location all amenities within 5 minutes walk. Had a wonderful week here, weather perfect. Looking forward to returning next year.' Deidre & Mark

30th September 2016 - ' We enjoyed our stay in your cosy nautical cottage. Centrally located for everything. We enjoyed our time exploring Devon's lovely coastline. Many thanks.' Nadine & Scott, Essex

9th September 2016 - ' This is a lovely cottage to stay in. The courtyard, the cosy sitting room & bedroom with great views all lovely. A wonderful location as well.' Elizabeth & Meriel

12th August 2016 - ' We very much enjoyed our second stay at York Cottage. Weather was excellent. The cottage is in a great location. Look forward to returning next year.' Pete, Lyn & Derek

22nd July 2016 - ' Great holiday. We come to Sidmouth lots & pleased to find this child friendly cottage. We have had an amazing week in the sun. Thank you.' The Handler family

15th July 2016 - ' Had a lovely week despite the weather. Felt very at home and comfortable in your lovely cottage, perfectly situated. Good food at Dukes. Hope to be back next year.' Lesley & Pete

10th June 2016 - 'Once again had a lovely week. Best cottage ever. Hope to be back.' Mr & Mrs Cresswell

20th May 2016 - 'We agree with all the positive feedback. We too loved staying at York Cottage. Great location, superbly equipped. Hope to be back v. soon.'Carolyn and Richard, Northants

18th March 2016 - 'We have had the best week ever in your lovely, homely cottage. Hope we can come back shortly. Thank you so much, best cottage ever. Thank you.' Mike and Viv, Worcs

At a glance

Price per week, from:

£395 to £845

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  • Propert Ref: 331
  • Sleeps: 4
  • Bedrooms: 2
  • Bed format: 1 double, 2 single
  • Bathrooms: 1


  • Parking
  • Garden
  • Town Centre
  • Short Walk Beach
  • Short Walk Pub
  • Detached
  • Character
  • High Chair
  • Cot
  • Broadband/Wi Fi
  • Linen Inc
  • Double beds
  • Single Beds


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Price Breaks from 2018 Week Price Short Break Price*
20 Jul to 30 Aug £845 £592
31 Aug to 06 Sep £670 £469
07 Sep to 20 Sep £555 £389
21 Sep to 18 Oct £450 £315
19 Oct to 25 Oct £525 £368
26 Oct to 20 Dec £395 £277
Christmas £630 £441
New Year £630 £441
Price Breaks from 2019 Week Price Short Break Price*
01 Jan to 04 Apr £395 £277
05 Apr to 25 Apr £555 £389
26 Apr to 23 May £495 £347
24 May to 30 May £640 £448
31 May to 13 Jun £565 £396
14 Jun to 11 Jul £660 £462
12 Jul to 25 Jul £790 £553
26 Jul to 22 Aug £845 £592
23 Aug to 29 Aug £845 £592
30 Aug to 12 Sep £670 £469
13 Sep to 26 Sep £555 £389
27 Sep to 17 Oct £450 £315
18 Oct to 24 Oct £525 £368
25 Oct to 19 Dec £395 £277
Christmas £630 £441
New Year £630 £441
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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.