Blue Buoy Cottage

Brixham


Property Reference: 26815
  • Sleeps6
  • Pets0
  • Bedrooms3
  • Grade4 Star rating
Sitting-out-area Sitting-out-area Dining Area Exterior Double bedroom Living room Dining Area Double bedroom Twin bedroom Bathroom Kitchen

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2 nights - mostly start on Fri or Sat
3 nights - must start on Fri

4 nights - must start on Mon
5 nights - 22nd or 29th Dec 2012 only.

This property may offer special 6 night duration on 28th June. Call us for booking details
This property may offer special 6 night duration on 28th June. Call us for booking details
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Property Features

  • BarbecueBarbecue
  • Cot AvailableCot Available
  • DishwasherDishwasher
  • HighchairHighchair
  • Pub within 1 milePub within 1 mile
  • Sea ViewSea View
  • StairgateStairgate
  • Woodburning StoveWoodburning Stove
  • Luxury CollectionLuxury Collection
  • Washing MachineWashing Machine
  • Coastal PropertyCoastal Property

Property Description

Blue Buoy Cottage dates back to the 1800s. Set in the quaint fishing port of Brixham, it is in a great spot with fantastic sea views from every level of the four storey property, which overlooks the marina, fishing port and Torbay. You can see Torquay to your left (on a clear day you can see as far as Weymouth); to your right you can see Berry Head. There is a large patio to relax in over a glass of wine (bottle of wine and fudge provided in the welcome pack), taking in the exceptional views and the atmosphere of the fishing port. The harbour shops and restaurants are a 3-minute stroll away, or take a boat trip to Torquay and Dartmouth for a day’s fishing. A woodburner makes this property great for year-round holidays. The coastal path is easily accessed, leading to lovely beaches and coves; the popular Fishcombe Cove is at the top of the road. Brixham forms the third part of Torbay - the others being Torquay and Paignton. The bay is known as the English Riviera due to its unique micro-climate. Walkers and navigators can get escape and and explore the depths of Dartmoor, spot wild Dartmoor ponies, cross ancient stone bridges spanning the clear bubbly waters of the River Dart and other rivers. You can also feel the somewhat eerie presence of the tors, seven rocky hills presiding majestically over the moors. Take the ferry across to Dartmouth, the neighbouring town to Brixham, set on and across the River Dart. At the mouth of the river are Kingswear and Dartmouth Castles with the rocky waters of the estuary lapping at their feet. Shop, pub and restaurant 200 yards.

Lower ground floor: Dining room/kitchen with French doors. Utility room. Separate toilet. Ground floor: Living room. First floor: 2 double bedrooms. Bathroom with shower over bath and toilet. Second floor: 1 twin bedroom (zip and link, can be 6ft double) with sloping ceiling.

Woodburner in living room included. Gas central heating, gas, electricity, bed linen and towels included. Travel cot. High chair. Four Freeview TVs. DVDs. Gas cooker. Microwave. Washing machine. Dishwasher. Fridge/freezer. Large patio with furniture. Juliet balcony. Barbecue. Chiminea. On road parking. Welcome pack. No smoking.

Customer Comments

Selected comment(s) from customers who have enjoyed staying at this property:
  1. We thoroughly enjoyed our stay in Blue Buoy Cottage, although the weather was atrocious and we were unable to take advantage of the terrace. We had to phone the caretaker to ask for the heating to be switched on as without it we were unable to get all our wet things dry. She was very helpful and friendly. Location of the cottage is brilliant with amazing views and within easy reach of the harbour with restaurants and boat trips (except when they are cancelled for bad weather!). Especially recommend Beamers Restaurant for wonderful fish and reasonable vegetarian options. Steep streets and steps down to the harbour need a good level of fitness. Parking is a real issue - we parked a long way off and didn’t use the car all week. Only slight niggle was that only one tea towel was provided, no hand towels in the cloakroom or kitchen, and the one bath mat wasn’t very dry for the 5th adult to use it in the morning, especially until we had the heating turned on. Overall though we were very satisfied with our stay and would like to return in better weather. June 2012.
  2. Blue Buoy Cottage provides a real home from home. Great location as a base to explore the wider area. Fantastic views and a wonderful relaxing feel to the whole house. May 2012.
  3. This lovely house suited our young family perfectly - huge excitement at the bedroom in the attic, hours of fascination spotting distant boats and activity in the harbour through the windows and all the home comforts we needed. Difficult parking was our only gripe, but a minor niggle outweighed by the terrific location of the house itself. Feb 2012.
  4. An excellent location very close to the centre of Brixham - 114 steps to negotiate in each direction! The cottage is very well equipped and appointed, and very comfortable. Parking is a bit of a lottery but we managed OK. We loved sitting on the terrace watching the world go by in the harbour/marina! Sept 2011.
  5. Lovely accommodation. Fantastic views!! Couldn’t ask for better! Oct 2011.
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    Low deposit only £25

    1. These terms and conditions should be read with the Booking Conditions and insurance information in our brochures or on our website. Especially note Sections 2, 4 and 7 of the Booking Conditions
    2. Offer applies only to bookings for 2014 which are booked before 13th April 2014.
    3. The low deposit payable under this offer is £25.
    4. Does not apply to properties that sleep 10 or more.
    5. The difference between the £25 low deposit and the usual deposit shown in our main brochure or website is payable with the balance payment, which we must receive no later than 8 weeks before your booking starts, or at the time of cancellation if you cancel your booking. This payment will include all applicable charges as detailed on your booking confirmation, including any insurance premiums and any Ferry costs. If payment is not received in full on time, we can treat your booking as cancelled by you for a non-refundable reason. If this happens, you will be responsible for cancellation charges (as shown in our main brochure or our website) including any deferred Booking Fee, Personal Travel Insurance and Ferry crossings that you have chosen to buy, all of which must be paid immediately..
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    7. Depending on popularity and property availability, this offer may be extended or withdrawn.

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