The Holt

Located in Sidmouth, Devon

The Holt in Harcombe near Sidmouth, Devon sleeps six in three bedrooms and is pet-friendly.

  • Sleeps: 6
  • Bedrooms: 3
  • Bathrooms: 2
  • Pet Friendly: 2


The Holt In Sidmouth

The living areas in the property consist of a kitchen with electric oven and hob, microwave, fridge/freezer, and slimline dishwasher, a living/dining room with dining seating for four and a Smart TV, an external shared utility with a washing machine, and an external shared games room with table tennis. The bedrooms consist of a ground-floor king-size (zip/link, can be twin on request), a king-size and a twin, serviced by two shower rooms, one on the ground floor. Outside there is an enclosed front garden with a patio and furniture, as well as off-road parking with an EV charging point. A highchair, stairgate, and travel cot are available upon request. Within 0.8 miles, you will find both a shop and a pub, and please note that two well-behaved dogs are allowed, but sorry, no smoking. WiFi, fuel, power, bed linen, towels, and access to on-site facilities are all included in the price. Note: The owners live on site. Note: Guests will need to enquire if they wish to bring more than two pets.

Property Details

Resting in Harcombe, near the pleasant village of Sidford in Devon, is this charming cottage, The Holt. Positioned in an Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty, showcasing stunning landscape views and boasting original features throughout, this property welcomes a group of friends or families alike, as well as two well-behaved dogs, to relish in an idyllic countryside retreat.

Enter your new kitchen, well-adorned with everything you may need for a self-catered stay before settling down at the dining table to tuck into a feast; an open-plan living space reveals a plush sofa and Smart TV so you can enjoy light entertainment at any time of day. Alternatively, if you prefer to dine alfresco, step outside to the enclosed patio and soak in the last of the sun’s rays.

When the sky turns dark, retreat to one of three beautifully appointed bedrooms, one of which resides on the bottom floor and is suitable for guests with lower mobility; serviced by a shower room on both the ground and first floor, this property ensures you are equipped with a tranquil space to wash away the day or freshen up before exploring the local town.

Choose The Holt in Devon as your next home away from home.


Cot Available
Downstairs bathroom
Downstairs bedroom
Downstairs facilities
Games Room
High Chair
Linen and Towels
Near a Pub
Off road parking
Pet Friendly
Washing machine


Nestled on the slopes of the Sid Valley in an area of outstanding beauty, this pairing of delightful cottages offers a high standard of accommodation and is open all year round. Based around a large historic courtyard, each property boasts its own private entrance as well as its very own garden, ideal for dogs. On-site, make use of the tennis court, table tennis, fishing lake, and children's play area as well as a handy laundry room to refresh your clothing. Inside the properties you will discover well-equipped kitchens, charmingly adorned bedrooms, and plush sitting areas, so you can relax and unwind in a home away from home. Enveloped in the views of hills and woodlands, you can simply spend your days admiring the surrounding scenery, or if you want to explore, Sidmouth has much to offer including the Jurassic which is perfect for walkers and showcases breath-taking beach's where you can relax, sink your feet into the sea or even hire a paddleboard. The cottages are also within proximity to local amenities, found in the nearby village; stock up on the essentials at a SPAR, whilst the chef of your group can have a break and enjoy a delicious meal at The Blue Ball Inn. Just a stone's throw away, arrive at Sidmouth Museum, providing insight into the local history, Chit Rocks, perfect for a coastal walk, and Beer Quarry Caves, an underground quarry, made of beer stone, ideal for guided tours. Keen nature enthusiasts will enjoy treks to Hooken Cliffs, visits to Hawkridge Bird of Prey Centre, offering handling experiences, and strolls around Orcombe Cliffs, with access to the turquoise shoreline. Northernhay Gardens, Topsham Museum, and Wildwood Escot, a wildlife retreat with woodlands and a maze to discover, are all recommended for a memorable stay in Devon. Make lasting memories by staying with Boswell Farm Holiday Cottages.


Area Details


Sidmouth is a beautiful coastal town surrounded by stunning countryside. Set on the Jurassic coast, the coastline is dominated by the vibrant red sandstone cliffs. The town has a range of shops for everyone, from designer clothes shops to craft shops. Sidmouth hosts a folk festival every August. This is a week of celebration of music, dance and song. You will find a vast selection of pubs and restaurants here catering to all tastes. Take the South West Coast trail to Branscombe Beer and Seaton or the take the coast path in the other direction to Ladrum Bay. There are lots to do in and around Seaton for all the family. The Donkey Sanctuary with over 500 rescued donkeys is great fun. Peak Hill Llamas is an unusual activity and where you can under instruction take a Llama for a walk.

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