Rose Cottage

Located in Colyford

Rose Cottage is located in Colyford and sleeps 2 in 1 bedroom and is pet-friendly.

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


Colyford Rose Cottage

Rose Cottage is one of three attractive holiday properties, converted from a former dairy with a light and airy feel to the property. This lovely cottage is located in the pretty village of Colyford, close to the Jurassic coast. The cottage has been sympathetically restored with high oak-beamed ceilings and an attractive oak floor and is one of two cottages available to book. The open-plan living area makes excellent use of the space and the separate bedroom has a King size bed and a luxury en-suite shower room.

The village includes a small grocery store, an excellent butcher, a cycle shop and a cafe. There are also a couple of traditional pubs, both serving food. This is a good base for couples to explore the wonderful area of West Dorset and East Devon. The whole of the Jurassic Coast (including Seaton, Beer and Sidmouth), now a World Heritage site, is within easy reach and the lovely West Dorset seaside town of Lyme Regis is only about 15 minutes away by car. The popular Seaton Tramway, running along the Axe estuary, stops nearby offering a relaxing way to discover the local area. For those that enjoy a culinary treat, celebrity chef Hugh Fearnley-Whittingstall's River Cottage shop and restaurant is a short drive away in the East Devon market town of Axminster. Walkers will be spoilt for choice with many wonderful inland footpaths nearby as well as the stunning South West Coast Path running along this section of the Jurassic Coast.


Open-plan living area with exposed oak beams, sofa and TV/DVD, dining area and kitchen area with electric oven & hob, fridge with icebox, dishwasher, microwave and washer/dryer. Bedroom with a King size 5ft bed and an en suite shower room with power shower, W.C. and wash basin. Secondary glazing installed to minimise noise from the nearby village street.


There is a small paved area accommodating a bistro table and chairs at the front of the cottage and access to a shared garden area across the courtyard with garden furniture and shared use of a gas Weber barbecue. The owners also provide a secure bike storage shed. A pet should be accompanied when in the garden.


Off-road parking for one car. Electric car charging points are available on-site (VW-specific and standard 13amp sockets). Guests are asked to bring their own adapters. Please see additional information.


  • Included: Bed linen & towels included. (Please bring your own beach towels.) Electric, heating. WIFI available.
  • Pets: One well-behaved small dog is welcome in public areas of the property only (not bedrooms). Pet Charge: £30.00 per pet per week. Two will be considered.
  • Smoking/Vaping: not permitted.
  • Local Facilities: Shops and pubs: 100m.
  • Beach: 2 miles.
  • Seaton Town Centre: 1.7 miles.
  • yme Regis: 6 miles.
  • Axminster 5 miiles.


Close to coast
Downstairs bathroom
Downstairs bedroom
Downstairs facilities
High Chair
Linen and Towels
Near a Pub
Off road parking
Pet Friendly
Washing machine


Area Details


Colyford is a small but picturesque village near the towns of Seaton and Axminster. It has a shop, cafe, post office and a pub offering home-cooked food and local ales. The peace and tranquillity of the village make this a great base to stay, whilst exploring the nearby bustling towns. Visit one of the West Country's best-loved tourist attractions, Pecorama. Set in 9 acres of stunning scenery, explore the many gardens and adventure playgrounds. Take a train ride on the Beer Heights light railway and see the model railway displays. After all this exploring, relax on the hillside with a picnic from the railway cafe. Visit Beer Quarry Caves, take a tour and learn about the ghost. Enjoy a day out at East Devon's hidden gem, Axe Valley Wildlife Park, you may even be lucky enough to spot the Arctic Fox. There are playgrounds for children to explore and areas to eat or picnic and soak up the atmosphere. Explore the cobbled streets of Seaton. Walk along the shingle beach and explore the boardwalks of Seatons own Nature Reserves at Seaton Wetlands.

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