Located in Newton Abbot, Devon
Dolly Cottage in Kingsteignton can sleep five people in three bedrooms.
- Sleeps: 5
- Bedrooms: 3
- Bathrooms: 1
- Pet Friendly: No
The living areas include a kitchen housing a range cooker, microwave, fridge, freezer, dishwasher, washing machine, a sitting room with a wood-burning stove and a dining room. The bedrooms consist of three bedrooms, one super-king-size with TV, a double and a single, along with a ground-floor bathroom. To the outside is an enclosed courtyard with furniture and roadside parking. WiFi, fuel, power, bed linen and towels are included in the rent. This property does not accept pets or smoking. Within 0.1 miles there is a shop and pub. Dolly Cottage is a character retreat, whatever time of year.
This traditional, thatched cottage sits in the heart of the bustling town of Kingsteignton, South Devon. Offering a character feel throughout, Dolly Cottage is a fabulous choice for families and friends looking to explore this region of Devon.
Internally, the property features a heart-warming sitting room where you can enjoy the character feel beside the woodburning stove, along with a charming dining room that is ideal for family mealtimes. Allow the chef of the group to take over the kitchen, boasting a high ceiling with Velux windows and a dazzling range of appliances, including a dishwasher and washing machine, so there’s plenty on offer. During those warmer evenings, make the most of the enclosed courtyard and enjoy a drink on the furniture.
As you look to unwind for the evening, run a warm bath in the contemporary bathroom before heading upstairs and relaxing in one of three well-presented bedrooms, one super-king-size with TV, one double and a single.
Enjoying a central location in the town, within a short walk there is a handful of amenities including many shops, pubs and restaurants, perfect for picking up a souvenir to take home or refuelling after a day of adventure. Close by is the Newton Abbot racecourse which holds frequent events for all the family to enjoy at various times of the year, or if you would like something more relaxed then spend the day at Decoy Country Park where you can find lovely walks around the lake and watersports such as paddle boarding and canoeing.
Venture further afield and uncover the delights of Teignmouth, Shaldon and Dawlish or beach days, or the popular tourist spot of Torquay will be perfect for many more attractions.
Dolly Cottage is a magnificent escape, whatever time of year.
Newton Abbot is a thriving, bustling, historic market town. It has many shops including the famous Trago Mills, indoor and outdoor market and an array of restaurants, The Jolly Farmer pub is famous for its selection of gins and delicious home-cooked food, especially it’s chips! The Tean Thai restaurant is well known with the locals for its friendly atmosphere and great food. Dartmoor National Park is just 20 minutes away. There are great cycle routes and walking trails, The Great Templar Way runs for 18 miles from Dartmoor National Park through the town finishing at the coastal town of Teignmouth. The Virtual Jet Centre with its simulator is a must for any adventurous kids and adults alike. For those who love horticulture, there are the Orchid Farm to explore or the Local Nature Reserve within Newton Abbot itself. Decoy Park is a big country park with a playground and is dog-friendly, some beaches do allow dogs but please research this first as some are seasonal. If you do want a car-free day at the beach, then Teignmouth, Dewlish and Torquay are accessible by train from Newton Abbott and takes 11 minutes. No visit would be complete for those who love horse racing without visiting Newton Abbott Racecourse.