Mackerel Cottage

Located in Budleigh Salterton, Devon

Mackerel; Cottage is a charming cottage in Budleigh Salterton, Devon and can sleep six people in three bedrooms and is pet-friendly.

  • Sleeps: 6
  • Bedrooms: 3
  • Bathrooms: 1
  • Pet Friendly: No


Mackerel Cottage is a traditional cottage resting in Budleigh Salterton, Devon. Hosting three bedrooms, including a king-size bedroom, a twin room and a ground-floor twin room, along with a ground-floor bathroom, this property can sleep six guests. There is also a kitchen and a living/dining room with an electric fire. Outside there is roadside parking for 2 cars and an enclosed garden with furniture. Mackerel Cottage is a lovely dwelling for a family trip to the beautiful coast of Devon.

Property Details

Perched in the picturesque town of Budleigh Salterton is the 200-year-old dwelling, Mackerel Cottage. The traditional abode sleeps up to six guests and is an enchanting escape for families looking to explore the East Coast of Devon. Roadside parking greets you on arrival, then follow the pedestrian path to the gated entrance and admire the pretty property before heading inside.

Upon entering the home, you will discover the charming kitchen where you can rustle up an evening meal for your loved ones with all the equipment you need to produce a tasty spread. Locate the ground-floor bathroom where you can choose between a long soak in the bath or a refreshing shower of a morning, all within easy access to the downstairs rooms. Moving through the property, you will find the living/dining room, where the open-plan space makes this room the social hub of the home, as you can snuggle up on the sofa after dining at the table together. The ground floor is complete with a lovely twin bedroom, ideal for those with limited mobility, as they have the kitchen and the bathroom within easy reach.

Travel up to the first floor to find another twin bedroom, with its relaxing ambience to guarantee a peaceful space to rest your head; adjoining this room is a larger room with a king-size bed, also with a bright airy atmosphere. Enjoy dining alfresco at the table in the enclosed rear garden, perfect for warm summer weather, while your canine companion stretches their legs.

If you fancy treating your family to an evening out, take a short stroll to The Salterton Arms, a stylish pub offering home-cooked meals. Better acquaint yourself with your surroundings and venture into the nearby shop to find all your essentials for your self-catering experience, perhaps pick up some popcorn too for a film night in with your family. Budleigh Salterton is renowned for its natural beauty so why not take advantage of the pebbled beach and soak in the stunning scenery of the cliffs in the distance, ranging from red sandstone to white chalk.

For a diverting day out with your loved ones, take an adventure to Exmouth to experience a day of watersports at Exmouth Beach, which includes surfing on warmer days. The seaside resort also offers the World of Country Life where you can experience feeding goats and taking a look at vintage vehicles, there is also a café for a spot of lunch. Travel further afield to the vibrant city of Exeter to explore stunning botanical gardens and Fore Street for unusual shops, cafes, arcades and impressive architecture. Exeter boasts the Royal Albert Memorial Museum for those who wish to uncover the cities history as well as the fortified manor house, Powderham Castle.

For an enchanting trip to Devon, stay at Mackerel Cottage for a home-from-home experience.


  • Gas central heating with electric fire
  • Electric oven, gas hob, microwave, fridge/freezer, washer/dryer and dishwasher
  • TV and WiFi
  • Fuel and power are included in rent
  • Bed linen and towels are included in rent
  • Travel cot available on request
  • Roadside parking
  • Enclosed rear garden with lawn, furniture and barbecue
  • One well-behaved pet is welcome
  • Sorry, no smoking
  • Shop and pub just over ½ a mile


Close to coast
Cot Available
Downstairs bathroom
Downstairs bedroom
Ground floor facilities
Linen and Towels
Near a Pub
Washing machine

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Budleigh Salterton

Budleigh Salterton offers the perfect mix of premium holiday cottages at affordable prices. Whether it's a romantic break for two, or you are taking the dog for a whole family getaway, you're sure to love what Budleigh Salterton can offer.

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