Gull Cottage

Located in Slapton

Gull Cottage, a beautiful Grade II listed thatched cottage, is located in Slapton on the South Devon coast, and sleeps 2 in 1 bedroom and is pet-friendly

  • Sleeps: 2
  • Bedrooms: 1
  • Bathrooms: 1
  • Pet Friendly: 1


Gull Cottage is a grade 2 thatched cottage situated on a quiet no-through lane that beautifully combines character charm, comfort and style. Relax and enjoy a film in the gorgeous lounge with an electric log effect fire at the end of a busy day exploring the area, or enjoy a cool glass of wine in the sunny lawned garden. The kitchen is well equipped and opens up on to to the sunny patio. Upstairs the bedroom reflects the style throughout the rest of the cottage and offers a tranquil haven to rest and relax. This is the perfect property for two looking to enjoy South Devon life, in easy walking distance to two great pubs, the beach at Slapton Sands and a scenic drive to the towns of Dartmouth and Kingsbridge.

The picturesque village of Slapton boasts two excellent pubs, a community village shop well stocked with local produce, and stunning walks around Slapton Ley. The millennium field at the top of the village is a fantastic viewpoint for gazing out over the village to Start Bay and the lighthouse at Start Point. This divine village is situated less than a mile from Slapton Sands, and access to the South West Coast Path, and is 20 minutes’ drive from historic Dartmouth and the bustling market town of Kingsbridge, with popular Salcombe a little further on. The bohemian hub of Totnes is also a 30 minute drive, with Dartmoor a little further on. This popular village is superb for exploring all the delights the South Hams has to offer.

Large cars (bigger than a mini) will not be able to drive up this lane to unload-it is just a 100 metre fairly level walk up the lane.


Front door leads into the ground floor with underfloor heating.
Lounge with sofabed, armchair, smart TV, electric feature log burner.
Kitchen with electric cooker and hob, under counter fridge with ice box, microwave, washing machine, Lavazza coffee machine, doors to patio and garden.
Stairs from the lounge lead to the first floor
Bedroom with 5’ king-size bed.
Shower room with shower enclosure (both handheld and rainfall shower heads) WC, basin and heated towel rail.


To the rear of the cottage patio with table and chairs and lawn.


Large cars (bigger than a mini) will not be able to drive up this lane to unload. On street parking is available in the village or at the village car park five minutes walk away.


  • Included: Bed linen, towels, (Guests to bring own beach towels)
  • WiFi
  • Dogs: 1 Well-behaved dog welcome, pet charge £30 per week.
  • No smoking.
  • Local Facilities: Beaches Slapton Sands less than a mile. Blackpool Sands 3 miles.
  • Two pubs and a village shop within a few minutes walk.
  • Kingsbridge and Dartmouth will have all amenities 7 miles.


Close to coast
Linen and Towels
Near a Pub
Pet Friendly
Washing machine


Area Details


Slapton is a small picturesque village lying between Kingsbridge and Dartmouth. The village is half a mile from Slapton Sands. The village has 2 pubs and a village store. Slapton Ley Nature Reserve attracts visitors from all over the world. Slapton Sands beach was taken over in 1943 to use as a rehearsal area for the D-Day landings. It is a large shingle beach, very dog friendly and backed by a sea wall with lifeguards in the summer and a cafe. Woodlands Family Theme Park in Dartmouth 30 minutes away is a great family day out. Also in Dartmouth is Fast Rabbit Farm Gardens.

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