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Poppy Cottage, central village location
Very good
16 reviews
Poppy Cottage, central village location
Dunsford village, nestled in the Teign valley
Cosy interior with lots of character
Kitchen with cooker, hob, microwave and washer/dryer
Stairs to first floor for bedroom and bathroom
Upstairs landing,  spacious and light
Large and characterful double bedroom, with bedside tables and  comfortable divan bed.
Dressing table with mirror
Large area for dressing and plenty of cupboard and drawer space
Dunsford village store and Walled Tea Garden, about 50 yards from the cottage
Royal Oak pub serving good local food, 30 yards away.
Typical cob and thatched cottage in Dunsford
St Mary's church in Dunsford
Poppy Cottage bathed with sunlight, bright and light inside
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Overview
Cottage -
1 Bedroom , 1 Bathroom , Sleeps 2
Exeter, Devon, England
Period terraced cottage located in the picturesque village of Dunsford on the edge of the Dartmoor National Park, and in the beautiful Teign valley. Situated only 7 miles from the city of Exeter and with easy access to all the main arterial roads, it is a perfect location to explore both Devon's lovely countryside and coastline resorts. The cottage lies in the heart of the village and is only 50 yards away from all it's amenities.

Poppy cottage is a tastefully converted cottage with exposed beams and many character features. The bedroom is a large double room with views across the valley to Dunsford woods.

Dunsford is a lovely quiet village, but has all the facilities you would hope to find. There is a village shop with a stock of everyday essentials and local produce, which is also a Tourist Information Centre and Post Offic...
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About the Owner, Hazel C
Languages spoken: English
Response Rate: 90 %
Response Time: Within a few hours
Calendar Updated: 2 days ago
Listed since : Mar 2013
Overall rating: 4.0 / 5.0
Based on 16 reviews and 1 property
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Very good - based on 16 reviews
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dunreyth
1 review
Reviewed 19 November 2017 for a stay in September 2017

Lovely cottage had everything we needed well recommended and dog friendly nice village with everything to hand

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Rachel B
2 reviews
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Reviewed 31 October 2017 for a stay in October 2017

A very quaint cottage. The village is lovely and peaceful. The local PH was friendly and we enjoyed a lovely meal. The cottage is not really dog friendly because of its size and no back door to a courtyard or garden. There were not many areas to walk with the dogs so they could do their business. Parking is a...

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742lynda
Perth, Australia
Level 2 Contributor
3 reviews
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Reviewed 5 October 2017 for a stay in July 2017
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We will not be coming again to Poppy Cottage. In fact we moved out a week early. It was very dirty and needs uplifting. It is let down by village pub which is disgusting and only redeeming features are its animals

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Management response:

I was sorry to hear you were not happy with your stay, especially as it was a return visit to Dunsford and to Poppy Cottage. The cottage interior is traditional country cottage, with a homely welcoming feel and is very competitively priced for the area. Regular cleaning takes place after every guest visit, with fresh bedding and towels provided. This...

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Amenities
  • Central Heating
  • Cooker
  • Dining Seats (4)
  • Double Beds:(1)
  • Dryer
  • DVD Player
  • Full Baths (1)
  • Hairdryer
  • Internet Access
  • Iron
  • Kettle
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room Seats (2)
  • Microwave
  • Paper Towels Provided
  • Porch
  • Refrigerator
  • Stereo System
  • Toaster
  • Towels Provided
  • TV
  • Washer
  • Wi-Fi
House rules
    Not kid-friendly
    Pets allowed
    Smoking not allowed
Bathrooms
    1 Full bath
Bedrooms
    1 Full
Availability
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Rates

Rates are calculated based on the latest information provided. Please contact the manager/owner to confirm actual rates for your requested dates.

Dates Min stay Weeknight Weekend night Per week
Default 3 nights
$71
GBP 40
$89
GBP 50
$338
GBP 190
6 Jan 2018 -
16 Mar 2018
Winter Escape
3 nights
$71
GBP 40
$80
GBP 45
$338
GBP 190
17 Mar 2018 -
23 Mar 2018
Spring blossoms
3 nights
$80
GBP 45
$89
GBP 50
$374
GBP 210
24 Mar 2018 -
6 Apr 2018
Easter Getaway
7 nights -- --
$400
GBP 225
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About the neighbourhood
Beautiful area for woodland walking. There is also golf in the nearby Teign valley where guest players are welcome. Local pub and tearoom/bistro restaurant located in the village if you want to eat out and not have to drive.
Access
Car advised
How to get there
Airport: Exeter: 26.0 km
Railway: Exeter St David's : 14.0 km
Trains run from London Paddington and Reading to the West Country , calling at Exeter St David's.

Buses run regularly into Exeter from Dunsford village, from there you can catch coaches, trains or buses to other destinations within the West Country.
Activities nearby
Fishing Nearby, There Is A Golf Course Within 30 Mins Drive, Nearest Beach: 27.0 km.
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