Located in Ottery St Mary, Devon
The Hideaway is a semi-detached thatched annexe in Ottery St Mary, Devon, and can sleep two people in one bedroom and is pet-friendly.
- Sleeps: 2
- Bedrooms: 1
- Bathrooms: 1
- Pet Friendly: 1
The Hideaway is a rustic semi-detached thatched annexe resting in Ottery St Mary, Devon. Hosting one double bedroom with an en-suite shower room, this property can sleep up to two guests. There is also a kitchen and living/dining room with a wood-burning stove. Outside there is off-road parking for 2 cars and an enclosed garden with lawn, patio and furniture. For a romantic getaway to discover the delights of Devon, choose The Hideaway.
Nestled on the remarkable grounds of the owners home, on the outskirts of the quaint town of Otter St Mary, rests this traditional thatched annexe, The Hideaway. Enveloped in picturesque countryside, The Hideaway offers a romantic retreat for couples looking to explore the delights of the beautiful county of Devon.
You'll be delighted by the rustic character of the interior as you step over the threshold and into the charming living/dining room, beautifully appointed with original beams and exposed wood panelling, providing a snug space to nestle into an armchair in front of the warming woodburning stove to enjoy a moment of peace after an adventure-filled day. Continuing through the property, enter into the pint-sized kitchen, featuring a charming country-style décor and housing all of the essential amenities required to rustle up a romantic meal for two to enjoy gathered around the intimate dining table. End each day in style and unwind with a seat in the tranquil garden, enveloped in the peaceful greenery as you soak in the captivating views across the duck pond to the elegant vineyard beyond, toasting a glass of fizz with your significant other to an unforgettable holiday.
When sleep calls, climb the staircase and enter into the delightful double bedroom, thoughtfully laid out with stained wood flooring and rustic wood furnishings, maintaining the property's traditional character and offering a calming setting to rest your head. In the morning, prepare for a new day with an invigorating rinse in the spacious walk-in shower before heading out to explore your surroundings.
Take a well-deserved break from doing the cooking and head into the heart of Ottery St Mary where you'll find a plethora of eateries to choose from, including traditional country pubs, quaint tea rooms and a delicious takeaway, where you can enjoy a portion of fish and chips as you take a leisurely stroll along the banks of the scenic River Otter.
Nestled on the beautiful Jurassic Coast is the seaside town of Sidmouth, home to a marvellous stretch of golden sand, where thrill-seekers can tackle the waves with a lesson in paddleboarding, or if you'd prefer to stay on land, discover the fascinating local history on display at Sidmouth Museum or follow the South West Coast Path through the grassland to the top of Peak Hill, where you'll be lost for words by the exceptional panoramic views of the water offered from the summit.
Further afield is the vibrant University city of Exeter, where you'll be spoilt for choice with the exciting range of attractions on offer, including the history of moving image on display at Bill Douglas Cinema Museum, or partake in a guided tour through the medieval underground passageways that used to transport water under the city, and if you time it right, you might even catch Devon's Premiership rugby team, the Exeter Chiefs, play at Sandy Park.
Where you're looking to discover the dramatic coastline or the picturesque countryside, The Hideaway offers an idyllic base for your next adventure.
- Electric and wood-fired radiators with woodburning stove
- Electric oven and induction hob, microwave, fridge/freezer, washing machine
- Smart TV, WiFi
- Fuel, power and starter pack for the woodburning stove included in rent
- Bed linen and towels are included in rent
- Off-road parking for 2 cars
- Enclosed garden with lawn, patio and furniture
- One well-behaved dog is welcome
- Shop and pub 2 miles
- Note: This property has low beams, please be careful
Ottery St Mary
Ottery St Mary is a very quaint town that sits on the banks of the River Otter. The town is surrounded by beautiful thatched cottages and narrow streets and is one of the most historic towns in Devon, dating back to the Saxon times. The village of Tipton St John is 9 minutes away and a bit further is the town of Sidmouth at 20 minutes or 25 mins in the opposite direction is Exeter. The town has a variety of independent shops, a supermarket, fish and chip shop, 2 pubs and a petrol station. A community market is held here once a month which sells local produce and homemade cakes. Ottery St Mary holds two major events each year, Pixie Day is held in June and gives the children a chance to dress as a pixie and re-enact an old legend. The day also includes capturing the towns bell ringers and hiding them in the caves. Tor Barell Rolling is held in November and is a world-famous event. The original method was rolling the barrels along the street, but it was decided that carrying these on shoulders was much more appealing. Take a day trip to Crealy Aventure Park only 14 minutes away in Sidmouth, great fun for all the family. Explore Wildwood Escot in 220 acres of parkland or discover adventure outdoor sports at Devon Country Pursuits, Ottery St Mary really does offer something for everyone.