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Lily Cottage

7 Nights FromSee prices

  • £367
    Low season
  • £761
    Peak season

Availability 12 month calendar

  • Available
  • Unavailable
Calendar last updated: 12th March 2018
Preferred arrival day: Saturday

Key Information

  • Sleeps


  • Bedrooms

    1 Rooms

  • Min Nights

    With Owner

  • Children


  • WiFi


  • Dogs

    1 Dog

  • Access

    Ground floor

  • Star Rating

    4 Star

  • Swimming Pool

About Lily Cottage

Lily Cottage is charming spacious single storey holiday cottage, ideal for two (plus an infant up to two years old) with a sunny private south facing terrace and garden available for short breaks and holidays at any time of year. The Cottage is perfect base from which to explore the countryside and coastal attractions of South Devon.

Millmans Holiday Cottages offer a choice of delightful Four Star self-catering accommodation that is ideal for a short break or longer holiday at any time of the year. Located in the pretty South Devon village of Marldon, the cottages are ideal for couples, families or friends and provide a perfect base from which to explore Devon's beautiful countryside with award winning beaches, charming little villages and historic towns including Dartmouth, Totnes, Torquay, Exeter and Plymouth.

This is the perfect place to relax and unwind where guests can enjoy the shared use of the charming garden with sundeck and outdoor heated swimming pool available from the end of May to mid September.

The pretty ancient village of Marldon is featured in several Devon walking guides with its quiet beautiful lanes, rolling countryside, ancient Church and Church House Inn (voted Best Pub in Devon 2013) which is within walking distance of the cottages. The surrounding countryside is ideal for walkers and cyclists who will be captivated by the flora and fauna and can enjoy the coastal walks with wonderful views.

Venture a little further afield and explore the wonders of Dartmoor, a stunning moorland landscape with wooded valleys, pretty villages and windswept Tors - a haven for wildlife with some six hundred miles of tracks and trails and just a short car ride away.

Some of the cleanest and safest sandy beaches in the country are also within easy driving distance including Blackpool Sands and the beaches at Brixham, Torquay and Paignton. The area has National Trust properties including nearby Compton Castle, Buckland Abbey, Coleton Fishacre and Greenway, Agatha Christie’s house. Attractions including Babbacombe Model Village, Bygones which takes you back in time, Paignton and South Devon Steam Railways, Woodlands Leisure Park and Kents Caverns to name just a few. Occombe Farm is also on the doorstep - a free attraction with farm shop.

With so many attractions within easy reach and a beautiful setting to enjoy, Millmans Holiday Cottages provides the ideal place for a relaxing, walking or sightseeing holiday.

Online booking available - please click through to the owner's website

Contact the owner

Owner details:

Chris & Alan Alsford joined Independent Cottages in June 2012

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Amenities / Facilities

  • Swimming Pool
  • Off-Road Parking
  • Cot
  • Pub Nearby
  • Bike Storage
  • Golf Nearby
  • Kingsize +
  • Garden/ Outside Area
  • DVD Player
  • Washing Machine
  • Tumble Dryer
  • Microwave
  • CD Player
  • Shower
  • Horse Riding Nearby
  • WiFi

Location (Devon)

Accommodation comprises:

  • Large open plan lounge/dining room with comfortable furniture, Freeview television, DVD player, table with chairs and French doors leading out to the veranda and on to the secluded terrace and pretty cottage garden.
  • Modern well equipped fitted kitchen for those who enjoy cooking whilst away.
  • King-size bedroom with lots of storage space.
  • Shower room with wash basin, WC and shower cubicle.

Outside: Lily Cottage has its own private south facing terrace and garden and there is a veranda for relaxing on a sunny day. Guests are also welcome to enjoy the main delightful garden with outdoor solar heated swimming pool, sun deck and loungers. The swimming pool is open from the end of May to mid September (subject to weather and at the owner’s discretion). The garden has immense character with mature trees, shrubs and local granite dry stone walls.

Additional information: Free wireless internet access. Lily cottage has a washing machine and there is also a communal laundry room with a tumble dryer, washing lines for drying and a freezer for extra food storage for guest's use. Linen for use in the cottage is provided including, towels and tea towels (please bring your own beach and pool towels) and electricity and heating are included within the price, along with a supply of environmentally friendly products. Welcome pack provided for arrival. No smoking in the cottages. Small to medium size dogs welcome in Lily Cottage at an additional charge of £3 per pet per night (other pet free cottages available). Changeover day is Saturday from June to October and flexible from October to June. Visit England ‘Welcome Pets, Families and Cyclists’.

If Lily and Lilac Cottage are booked, the owners offer a couples discount in Rose, Bluebell, Jasmine and Primrose Cottages.

Star Rating: 4 Star

Lily Cottage Tariff & Supplementary Information

Bedroom Configuration:
Sleeps 2+1 in 1 bedroom (1 King)
Enquire with owner
1 Dog welcome
Ground floor accommodation
No smoking
Prices for 7 nights:
Low Season from £367
Mid Season from £404
High Season from £672
Peak Season £761
Preferred Arrival Day:
Payment Options:
Cheque, Credit Card, Bank Transfer
Booking Conditions:
Please refer to the owner for accessibility requirements, booking terms / conditions and cancellation policy.
Help combat online fraud. Speak to the owner on our officially verified number: +44(0)1803 558213 before paying by bank transfer.
Please discuss any requirements regarding your pet(s) with the property owner.
Children must be supervised when around / using the swimming pool.
Independent Cottages recommends that you take out holiday cancellation insurance.

Owner Area

Chris & Alan Alsford
Member Since June 2012

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Lily Cottage 12 month availability calendar

  • Available
  • Unavailable
* Calendar last updated: 12th March 2018