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Lounge room with large comfy sofa, tv DVD player and log burner. Kitchen and dining room, with dishwasher, washing machine, oven hob and microwave leading onto bathroom and sweeping staircase
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Rural countryside cottage bliss near the sea

Rural countryside cottage bliss near the sea

4 guests
2 bedrooms
3 beds
1 bath
4 guests
2 bedrooms
3 beds
1 bath

Welcome to Thistledown Cottage, located in the gorgeous rural hamlet of Dunstone. The cottage is within a 2 mile walk of Hallsands beach, and also many country pubs and villages. Within driving distance are the local towns of Kingsbridge, Salcombe and Dartmouth. The cottage is great if you enjoy walks, wildlife, beaches, sailing and even for families with small children. We also have a Studio property to rent, making it ideal for a slightly larger group of you.


Free parking on premises
Indoor fireplace
Hair dryer

House Rules

No smoking
Not suitable for pets
No parties or events
Check-in is anytime after 3PM
Check out by 10AM
Self check-in with building staff

21 Reviews

Andre User Profile
May 2018
We stayed at Shirley’s over a bank holiday. Her daughter-in-law and her son were absolutely amazing in replying to all our questions and they were very helpful and warming. The house is in a very tranquil location and in the evening there’s no light pollution and you can gaze at …
Joanne User Profile
April 2018
Loved the location and superb view from the conservatory also the wood burner
Natalie User Profile
April 2018
Lovely secluded location yet close enough to local beaches. Worked perfectly for our family of 4. Great value for money.
Joe User Profile
December 2017
Such a lovely stay. A quiet cottage in the countryside, with a friendly family. Perfect for 3 people. We had a great Christmas.
Tim User Profile
July 2017
Great place. Very quiet and scenic. Up a narrow lane in beautiful countryside, but close to local beaches and easy access to many great places. Very friendly hosts, with good local information. Thanks!
Hayley User Profile
June 2017
If you want seclusion, bird song and peace and quiet this is a great place to stayed. The cottage is very cosy and compact with a lovely conservatory to sit in and observe the countryside. The country lanes in places allow for only one car so be prepared for that. Short drive to …
Shirley User Profile
Response from Shirley:
Hi Hayley sorry about pillows but there were 3 spare pillows in the cupboard top of stairs with extra blankets also there was a green bench chair in garden that could be moved to wherever you needed it. The other quests put it by the patio windows sorry you didn't talk to us about this as we are always happy to oblige We loved having you thank you for staying
June 2017
David User Profile
June 2017
Great quiet location in rural setting. Building converted beautifully. Cool conservatory for bbq, dining and relaxing. Great comfy couch. All set for the kids. Great hosts.


Hosted by Shirley

England, United KingdomJoined in June 2016
Shirley User Profile
27 Reviews
Response rate: 100%
Response time: within an hour
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