Located in Torquay, Devon
This homely, semi-detached cottage in Torquay sleeps five people in three bedrooms.
- Sleeps: 5
- Bedrooms: 3
- Bathrooms: 2
- Pet Friendly: No
Little Acre is a comfortable, semi-detached cottage is a wonderful location in Torquay. With three bedrooms it can sleep up to five people. There’s also a family bathroom, a ground floor cloakroom and a kitchen with a dining area, along with a sitting room with gas fire. Outside, there is off road parking for one car plus a courtyard garden with furniture. Little Acre is within very easy reach of many attractions and is a wonderful choice for friends and families seeking the beauty of the English Riviera.
A traditional, recently refurbished semi-detached cottage in the quiet Wellswood Village area of Torquay, close to shops, bistros and the beautiful Anstey's Cove, with its superb views. Feeling cosy and welcoming, this homely cottage is ideal for lovers of the English Riviera, with the many seaside attractions on offer nearby. On the ground floor is a comfortable sitting room opening to the rear courtyard, a sunny spot for settling down on a relaxed afternoon to read a book. The well-fitted kitchen comes with a dining area, where you can enjoy traditional family board games or share stories of your seaside holiday so far. The three bedrooms include a double, a bunks room and a single with dual aspect windows. Stroll to the local patisserie for breakfast pastries and croissants, or wander down to the beach to enjoy a coffee with a view. After an afternoon in Torquay, you can head to The Kents, a popular gastropub just a short stroll away, offering locally-sourced food and real ale. The English Riviera boasts several beaches including Meadfoot Beach, a fifteen-minute walk from your cottage, or Oddicombe Beach in Babbacombe, reached by a quirky old clifftop railway. The wonders of Kents Cavern can be discovered within a very short walk of Little Acre, whilst the charming Babbacombe Model Village can be reached within a short drive. Further up the coast, the traditional seaside town of Teignmouth can be found within twenty minutes? drive, with its old-fashioned arcades, children?s playground and safe sandy beach set near the old harbour. A cosy Torquay cottage providing ideal family accommodation on the English Riviera.
- Gas central heating
- Electric oven, gas hob, microwave, fridge, freezer, washing machine, dishwasher, TV with Freeview, DVD, WiFi, selection of books, games and DVDs
- Fuel and power inc in rent
- Bed linen and towels inc in rent
- Off-road parking for 1 car
- Enclosed courtyard garden with furniture
- Sorry, no pets and no smoking
- Shop and pub 2 mins walk
- Beach 1 mile
- Torquay Harbour 1 mile
Part of the English Riviera, Torquay is famed for its sandy beaches and palm trees and has been attracting visitors with its charms for hundreds of years. So much to see and do in the area including the underground caves at Kents Caverns, the 800-year-old Torre Abbey, the Living Coasts Marine Zoo and Aquarium, Babbacombe Model Village as well as the Torquay Museum. Agatha Christie was born here the Inernational Agatha Christie Festival is held annually and you can walk the Agatha Christie mile to discover some of the murder scenes from her books. Take the steam train to Kingswear and enjoy a trip along the River Dart.
Plenty of activities available on the calm waters of Tor Bay including sailing dinghies, yachts and motorboats with sea schools available for those looking to take a structured course. There are plenty of beaches nearby, you will be spoilt for choice. The choice of cuisine is huge, including Michelin starred restaurants and tastes from around the world to tea rooms and cafes and pubs. A vibrant evening scene gives you choices of theatre, concerts, plays, musicals, comedy and ballet. In summer open-air theatres play at Cockington Country Park and various National Trust properties nearby.