Grace Darling Cottage
This property sits in a wonderfully elevated position, ensuring guests enjoy the most wonderful views of both the countryside and the sea. Mrs Kelly provides a welcome pack for the guests to enjoy a warm drink and her homemade flapjacks on arrival.
Exceeds guests minimum requirements
A good level of quality & facilities
Consistently high levels of quality & facilities
Exceptional quality throughout
Orange - Standard level of quality within their star rating
Silver - Superior level of quality within their star rating
Gold - Supreme level of quality within their star rating
Grace Darling is a delightful, peaceful and quiet cosy cottage which is a wing of an old coastguard house on the lower slopes of Salcombe hill with lovely sea views.
Sidmouth town centre and esplanade are just a ten-minute walk down the coastal path, a little longer coming back!
The Pump house Ref 123 is also in the grounds of Grace Darling for those wishing to have two properties close together.
Fitted oak galley style kitchen with dining table,
A comfortably furnished sitting room.
There is a ground floor cloakroom with WC.
Bedroom 1: a large room with a king size bed and wash basin with lovely views out to sea and over the Sid Valley.
Bedroom 2: a small single room with a wash basin and pleasant views over the Sid Valley.
Shower room with walk in shower and W.C.
There are two paved patio areas, one at the front, the second at the rear with direct sea views.
Private parking for 1 car- you can conveniently park your car immediately adjacent to the front patio on the private driveway of the house.
Please note there is no electric car charging permitted.
Nearby attractions include the Norman Lockyer observatory, River Cottage HQ, The Donkey Sanctuary, Otterton Mill, Stuart Line Cruises, Seaton Tramway and RSPB Nature reserves. There are also delicious restaurants to taste the best of the South West Produce such as The Pea Green Boat, The Pig at Combe, The River Exe Cafe and Lympstone Manor. The historical city of Exeter is a short drive or bus ride away with its beautiful Cathedral and large shopping centre.
Facts & Features
- Accessibility guide available
- Cooker & Hob
- Fridge/ freezer
- UK TV
- Washing Machine
- Sea Views
- Central Heating
- Car Parking
- Bathroom Towels
- Hair Dryer
- Bed Linen
- King Size Bed Available
- Walk In Shower
- Walking Distance to Beach
- Walking Distance to Supermarket
- Walking Distance to Town Centre
- Walking Distance to Pub
Quality In Tourism Grading
- 3 Star Silver
Clean, Safe & Legal
- Clean, Safe & Legal
Travel information to Devon
By car: From the A3052 Exeter to Lyme Regis road at the Bowd Inn take the B3175 turning towards Sidmouth.
By bus: From Exeter bus station take number 9 bus to Sidmouth Triangle. Approximately 50 minutes.
By train: The closest train station is Honiton. Approximately 15 minutes away.
By plane: The closest airport is Exeter International. Approximately 30 minutes
Local taxi company: Peak Taxis Sidmouth