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We are open from 09:00 to 20:00 7 days a week

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  • 8
  •   Friday Changeover
  •   Bed linen and towels provided
  •   Central Heating
  •   Woodburner logs provided
  •   Short breaks available please enquire
  •   Garden

Dunedin Cottage, Dittisham

Sleeps 8

Dunedin Cottage, Dittisham is an impressive waterside holiday cottage available for self catering holidays in Dittisham. Located on the beautiful quayside; Dunedin Cottage is perfect holiday let for larger families or groups; this fabulous three storey family house has bags of character and is situated in a prime position in the one of the most beautiful spots South Devon can offer. Guests will appreciate the tranquillity of this riverside location as well as the direct access to water sports such as sailing and kayaking.

Accommodation: A small entrance porch opens into a large tiled entrance hall for boot/coats etc which also houses the washing machine/tumble dryer. Dog owners please note your dog will not be allowed beyond this point. Off the entrance hall is a large fully tiled wet room with shower, toilet and basin.

Upstairs: Stairs lead up to the first floor where there are 3 bedrooms, a 5ft double at the front with river views and a further 4’6? double plus a twin at the back of the cottage. There is also a fully tiled bathroom with bath – shower over, toilet and basin.

Travel cot and high chair available

Second Floor: There is a very well furnished sitting room with panoramic river views, wood burning stove, comfy sofas, freesat TV with DVD, CD player and oak flooring. The kitchen/diner has oak units and granite tops, range cooker, microwave, dishwasher, fridge/freezer, tiled floor and dining table and chairs for eight.

Outside: Glass doors open from the kitchen on to the lawned and decked rear garden with garden table and chairs and barbeque. There is an additional studio in the garden that consists of a twin bedroom with en suite shower, toilet and basin, sitting room with two sofas and TV, and bifold doors onto a decking area. At the front of the house there is a sitting area on the quayside with furniture. Due to the property’s location there is no private parking, however, at low tide you can stop on the beach to unload, there is a choice of two car parks approx. 350m away, a steep walk from the quay.

One well behaved dog is welcome but allowed on the ground floor only with a £50.00 refundable security bond required against damage/extra cleaning.

Bed sizes and configurations

  • Master Bedroom – (Second Floor) Kingsize Bed.
  • Second Bedroom – (Second Floor) Double Bed.
  • Third Bedroom – (second floor) Twin Beds.
  • Cabin Room – (first floor) Twin Beds.

Bathrooms

  • Family bathroom (first floor): Bath with overhead shower, toilet & wash basin
  • Second Bathroom (Ground Floor) : shower, toilet & wash basin
  • Master bedroom ensuite: Shower, toilet & wash basin

Bed linen and towels

Bed linen and towels are provided for guests.

Parking

There is no private parking but there is a choice of 2 pay and display car parks within walking distance and on street parking a short distance away.

Pets

A maximum of two well behaved dogs are welcome here

Arrival and departure times

Arrival time is after 3pm and departure time is by 10am. Access is via a key safe, therefore it does not matter if you are arriving late at night.

“Lovely views. Very well appointed. Comfy beds…. Cabin is great and Dittisham never fails in its beauty” – The Carlton-Crisps – 3 August 2018

 

“Well we are back for another week at Dunedin. The weather has been mixed however, we know that Dunedin always delivers with the cosy wood burner and fabulous views, whatever the weather.  We’ve had a few calm mornings whre we have been able to sit out front with tea and toast (our favourite pastime). We won’t be back now utnil Oct/Feb half term – if we can book in time! We love Dittisham out of season. The Bevan Family – 30 March – 6 April 2018

 

“What can I say – we booked our favourite holiday home, not expecting good weather (considering the time of the year) but what a wonderful week we’ve had! Warm – Sunny – quiet! Everything we would have hoped for in the summer, never mind February, having just dug our way out of the snow back home in the Cotswolds. This place never fails to impress us. We love Dunedin out of season because we love the tranquility and seclusion away from the hustle and bustle of Dartmouth. This is our 5th time at Dunedin – always in Oct/March or Feburary. Looking forward to our next visit” The Bevan Family – 10-17 February 2018

 

“What a lovely Christmas and Happy 80th Brithday, we have all had here!” Meg, Olly, Frank, Ben and Adam – 27 December 2017

 

“Lovely holiday again – extended our stay by 2 more nights – fab weather. Lovely location. Enjoyed everything as always. OUr 4th visit here – and we will return. What a fabulous part of the world. Thank you” The Bailey Family – 29 September – 8 October 2017

 

“How lucky are we to be spending another week in your lovely cottage. We spend the first weekend sharing the hosue with our family then they leave us to enjoy the rest of the week, messing about on the river. (They never want to leave) and who could blame them! We take our dinghy up and down to Dartmouth, Stoke Gabriel and beautiful Mill Creek. We have a fabulous time. Thank you owners for sharing your home. We hope to be back next year” Mearing Family – 22-29 September 2017

 

“Thank you so much for letting us stay in your beautiful pink cottage! We have been coming to Ditsum for 8 years and this stay has been by far the most luxurious!” The Hays – 25 August – 1 September 2017

 

“Thank you for a most happy and memorable week in your gorgeous home. Its location and versatile accommodation made it the perfect place to host our daughter’s 30th birthday and the delightful garden is wonderful for enjoying the sun throughout the day – and the sun shone! We particularly value the ground floor wet rooms allowing non-stop activity on and off the water. Quayside position is fab. We do hope to return smae time next year . Thanks again” The Taylors – 7-14 July 2017

 

“Fabulous weather, Fabulous house, Fabulous location. A brilliant time was had by all” Sue, Eric, Nick, Jan, Hats and Flic – 7 July 2017

 

“Dunedin Cottage get better floor by floor. Garden at the back as wonderful as table and chairs on the waterside” Martin – 20 June 2017

 

“Had a fabulous two weeks with amazing weather. What an amazing house” – Taylors, Herberts and Craemers – 28 April – 12 May 2017

 

“Bevans Family back again. Looking forward to our next visit” – Paul and Mandy – 15-21 April 2017

 

“How wonderful to spend a week enjoying this beautiful view with the children. Such a lovely position you can’t help by relax. So easy to open a bottle of wine and watch the world go by! Thank you.” – The Nicholls Family – October 2016

 

“This is the third stay at Dunedin. We absolutely love it and our dog, Bronwen, thinks that she is in doggy heaven! The early mornings are the best – so quiet and magical. Looking forward to our next visit. PS – Will miss the log burner!” – Paul, Mandy, Susie, Lizie – October Half Term 2016

 

“What fun it has been plus soaking up the beautiful views and the peace and tranquillity of Dittisham. What a wonderful place and a great house to stay in – waking every morning to look over the water is a dream come true! Many thanks” – The Ryans – September 2016

 

“Thanks for a lovely cottage in a delightful setting!” – Reedes and Temparys – Sept 2016

 

“What a truly beautiful cottage. The garden was a real bonus and the views spectacular!” Thank you for sharing your house” – Howard, Suzy, Liz, Dennis, Richard, Mads and Fiona – August 2016

 

“Second visit to Dunedin Cottage. Wonderful week with loads of walks, great surfing and sailing, awful fishing (!). We’ll be back!” – Newmans – July 2016

 

“Your cottage is wonderful! We have stayed in Dittisham a number of times so it’s lovely to be back on The Quay. Such as well placed lounge with fabulous views and it was a real plus to have the garden and sun room, so relaxing” Thank you and we hope to come again” – The Payne Family – June 2016

 

“Bevans Family again – plus oldest daughter. Another fab week. Mixed weather but this is the perfect home and position to enjoy all weathers. Loved the log burner – makes all the difference. Looking forward to the next time” – The Bevan Family and Bronwen (the dog) – 1-8 April 2016

 

“What a delightful cottage!  So well appointed with fabulous views. We have had a wonderful week – very relaxing week, beautiful area and loved the cottage too” – Helen, Will, Olivia, Laura and Hugo – 25 March – 1 April 2016

 

This has been a wonderful week! It was intended to be opportunity to relax and de-stress and it certainly been that. We absolutely love your home and the “log burner” was the high point for us along with the spectacular views.  We began each day and ended each day sitting outside on the Quay – so quiet. It is lovely to be here out of season and we are planning to make another visit soon. We just soaked up the views” – The Bevan Family – 30 October 2015

 

“Sadly we leave today. We have stayed on the Quay many times but this visit has been extra special because of your lovely home. Thank you for letting us share it. Such a pleasure to enjoy a holiday home that has clean quality bedding. Your home has a great, happy feel and the art etc, very much appreciated. Well done and kind wishes to you all” – Marion and Dennis – 25 September 2015

 

“Thank you – we all loved it here, beautiful house, well equipped, clean and perfect for us” – The Hardy family – 19-26 June 2015

 

“Undoubtedly a beautiful cottage, well equipped and very clean. The garden room was great for shelter from full sun and for blowy days. The garden was a treasure, affording privacy and views. We were lucky to get a cancellation. Wouldn’t hesitate to stay again” – Julia – 6-13 June 2015

 

“Thank you so much it was the best holiday ever. We really enjoyed it. We hope to come back next year” – Harriet, Josephine and Matilda – 22-29 May 2015

 

“We’ve had the most glorious week here! The house is beautiful and we loved just sitting out on the terrace soaking in the Dittisham Quay life! We want to buy Dunedin Cottage!! Thank you” – The Woodhouse’s – 3-10 April 2015

 

“We had a very good holiday: Dunedin Cottage was perfect”  – Charles – 16 May 2014

Dunedin is located on the historic and beautiful quay in Dittisham, the views are stunning.

Travelling by car

Dittisham is around 17 miles from the A38 Intersection at Buckfastleigh.

Travelling by train

Dittisham is around 8 miles from Totnes Railway Station, which has a selection of Taxi’s.

Travelling by Air

Dittisham is around 45 miles from Exeter International Airport.

Travelling by ferry

Dittisham is around 30 miles from the Ferry Port at Plymouth.

June- August

Jun 2 – 9 £520
Jun 9 –  16 £520
Jun 16 – 23 £520
Jun 23 – 30 £520
Jun 30 – Jul 7 £520
Jul 7 – 14 £590
Jul 14 – 21 £590
Jul 21  – 28 £860
Jul 28 – Aug 4 £860
Aug 4 – 11 £860
Aug 11 – 18 £860
Aug 18 – 25 £860
Aug 25 – Sep 1 £860

September – October

Sep 1 – 8 £860
Sep 8– 15 £460
Sep 15 – 22 £460
Sep 22 – 29 £415
Sep 29 – Oct 6 £415
Oct 6 – 13 £415
Oct 13– 20 £415
Oct 20 – 27 £480
Oct 27 – Nov 3 £370

November – December

Nov 3 – 10 £370
Nov 10 – 17 £370
Nov 17 – 24 £370
Nov 24 –Dec 1 £370
Dec 1 – 8 £370
Dec 8- 15 £370
Dec 15 – 22 £370
Dec 22 – 29 Xmas £610
Dec 29 – Jan 5 NYE £610
+ Description

Accommodation: A small entrance porch opens into a large tiled entrance hall for boot/coats etc which also houses the washing machine/tumble dryer. Dog owners please note your dog will not be allowed beyond this point. Off the entrance hall is a large fully tiled wet room with shower, toilet and basin.

Upstairs: Stairs lead up to the first floor where there are 3 bedrooms, a 5ft double at the front with river views and a further 4’6? double plus a twin at the back of the cottage. There is also a fully tiled bathroom with bath – shower over, toilet and basin.

Travel cot and high chair available

Second Floor: There is a very well furnished sitting room with panoramic river views, wood burning stove, comfy sofas, freesat TV with DVD, CD player and oak flooring. The kitchen/diner has oak units and granite tops, range cooker, microwave, dishwasher, fridge/freezer, tiled floor and dining table and chairs for eight.

Outside: Glass doors open from the kitchen on to the lawned and decked rear garden with garden table and chairs and barbeque. There is an additional studio in the garden that consists of a twin bedroom with en suite shower, toilet and basin, sitting room with two sofas and TV, and bifold doors onto a decking area. At the front of the house there is a sitting area on the quayside with furniture. Due to the property’s location there is no private parking, however, at low tide you can stop on the beach to unload, there is a choice of two car parks approx. 350m away, a steep walk from the quay.

One well behaved dog is welcome but allowed on the ground floor only with a £50.00 refundable security bond required against damage/extra cleaning.

+ Key Features

Bed sizes and configurations

  • Master Bedroom – (Second Floor) Kingsize Bed.
  • Second Bedroom – (Second Floor) Double Bed.
  • Third Bedroom – (second floor) Twin Beds.
  • Cabin Room – (first floor) Twin Beds.

Bathrooms

  • Family bathroom (first floor): Bath with overhead shower, toilet & wash basin
  • Second Bathroom (Ground Floor) : shower, toilet & wash basin
  • Master bedroom ensuite: Shower, toilet & wash basin

Bed linen and towels

Bed linen and towels are provided for guests.

Parking

There is no private parking but there is a choice of 2 pay and display car parks within walking distance and on street parking a short distance away.

Pets

A maximum of two well behaved dogs are welcome here

Arrival and departure times

Arrival time is after 3pm and departure time is by 10am. Access is via a key safe, therefore it does not matter if you are arriving late at night.
+ Reviews

“Lovely views. Very well appointed. Comfy beds…. Cabin is great and Dittisham never fails in its beauty” – The Carlton-Crisps – 3 August 2018

 

“Well we are back for another week at Dunedin. The weather has been mixed however, we know that Dunedin always delivers with the cosy wood burner and fabulous views, whatever the weather.  We’ve had a few calm mornings whre we have been able to sit out front with tea and toast (our favourite pastime). We won’t be back now utnil Oct/Feb half term – if we can book in time! We love Dittisham out of season. The Bevan Family – 30 March – 6 April 2018

 

“What can I say – we booked our favourite holiday home, not expecting good weather (considering the time of the year) but what a wonderful week we’ve had! Warm – Sunny – quiet! Everything we would have hoped for in the summer, never mind February, having just dug our way out of the snow back home in the Cotswolds. This place never fails to impress us. We love Dunedin out of season because we love the tranquility and seclusion away from the hustle and bustle of Dartmouth. This is our 5th time at Dunedin – always in Oct/March or Feburary. Looking forward to our next visit” The Bevan Family – 10-17 February 2018

 

“What a lovely Christmas and Happy 80th Brithday, we have all had here!” Meg, Olly, Frank, Ben and Adam – 27 December 2017

 

“Lovely holiday again – extended our stay by 2 more nights – fab weather. Lovely location. Enjoyed everything as always. OUr 4th visit here – and we will return. What a fabulous part of the world. Thank you” The Bailey Family – 29 September – 8 October 2017

 

“How lucky are we to be spending another week in your lovely cottage. We spend the first weekend sharing the hosue with our family then they leave us to enjoy the rest of the week, messing about on the river. (They never want to leave) and who could blame them! We take our dinghy up and down to Dartmouth, Stoke Gabriel and beautiful Mill Creek. We have a fabulous time. Thank you owners for sharing your home. We hope to be back next year” Mearing Family – 22-29 September 2017

 

“Thank you so much for letting us stay in your beautiful pink cottage! We have been coming to Ditsum for 8 years and this stay has been by far the most luxurious!” The Hays – 25 August – 1 September 2017

 

“Thank you for a most happy and memorable week in your gorgeous home. Its location and versatile accommodation made it the perfect place to host our daughter’s 30th birthday and the delightful garden is wonderful for enjoying the sun throughout the day – and the sun shone! We particularly value the ground floor wet rooms allowing non-stop activity on and off the water. Quayside position is fab. We do hope to return smae time next year . Thanks again” The Taylors – 7-14 July 2017

 

“Fabulous weather, Fabulous house, Fabulous location. A brilliant time was had by all” Sue, Eric, Nick, Jan, Hats and Flic – 7 July 2017

 

“Dunedin Cottage get better floor by floor. Garden at the back as wonderful as table and chairs on the waterside” Martin – 20 June 2017

 

“Had a fabulous two weeks with amazing weather. What an amazing house” – Taylors, Herberts and Craemers – 28 April – 12 May 2017

 

“Bevans Family back again. Looking forward to our next visit” – Paul and Mandy – 15-21 April 2017

 

“How wonderful to spend a week enjoying this beautiful view with the children. Such a lovely position you can’t help by relax. So easy to open a bottle of wine and watch the world go by! Thank you.” – The Nicholls Family – October 2016

 

“This is the third stay at Dunedin. We absolutely love it and our dog, Bronwen, thinks that she is in doggy heaven! The early mornings are the best – so quiet and magical. Looking forward to our next visit. PS – Will miss the log burner!” – Paul, Mandy, Susie, Lizie – October Half Term 2016

 

“What fun it has been plus soaking up the beautiful views and the peace and tranquillity of Dittisham. What a wonderful place and a great house to stay in – waking every morning to look over the water is a dream come true! Many thanks” – The Ryans – September 2016

 

“Thanks for a lovely cottage in a delightful setting!” – Reedes and Temparys – Sept 2016

 

“What a truly beautiful cottage. The garden was a real bonus and the views spectacular!” Thank you for sharing your house” – Howard, Suzy, Liz, Dennis, Richard, Mads and Fiona – August 2016

 

“Second visit to Dunedin Cottage. Wonderful week with loads of walks, great surfing and sailing, awful fishing (!). We’ll be back!” – Newmans – July 2016

 

“Your cottage is wonderful! We have stayed in Dittisham a number of times so it’s lovely to be back on The Quay. Such as well placed lounge with fabulous views and it was a real plus to have the garden and sun room, so relaxing” Thank you and we hope to come again” – The Payne Family – June 2016

 

“Bevans Family again – plus oldest daughter. Another fab week. Mixed weather but this is the perfect home and position to enjoy all weathers. Loved the log burner – makes all the difference. Looking forward to the next time” – The Bevan Family and Bronwen (the dog) – 1-8 April 2016

 

“What a delightful cottage!  So well appointed with fabulous views. We have had a wonderful week – very relaxing week, beautiful area and loved the cottage too” – Helen, Will, Olivia, Laura and Hugo – 25 March – 1 April 2016

 

This has been a wonderful week! It was intended to be opportunity to relax and de-stress and it certainly been that. We absolutely love your home and the “log burner” was the high point for us along with the spectacular views.  We began each day and ended each day sitting outside on the Quay – so quiet. It is lovely to be here out of season and we are planning to make another visit soon. We just soaked up the views” – The Bevan Family – 30 October 2015

 

“Sadly we leave today. We have stayed on the Quay many times but this visit has been extra special because of your lovely home. Thank you for letting us share it. Such a pleasure to enjoy a holiday home that has clean quality bedding. Your home has a great, happy feel and the art etc, very much appreciated. Well done and kind wishes to you all” – Marion and Dennis – 25 September 2015

 

“Thank you – we all loved it here, beautiful house, well equipped, clean and perfect for us” – The Hardy family – 19-26 June 2015

 

“Undoubtedly a beautiful cottage, well equipped and very clean. The garden room was great for shelter from full sun and for blowy days. The garden was a treasure, affording privacy and views. We were lucky to get a cancellation. Wouldn’t hesitate to stay again” – Julia – 6-13 June 2015

 

“Thank you so much it was the best holiday ever. We really enjoyed it. We hope to come back next year” – Harriet, Josephine and Matilda – 22-29 May 2015

 

“We’ve had the most glorious week here! The house is beautiful and we loved just sitting out on the terrace soaking in the Dittisham Quay life! We want to buy Dunedin Cottage!! Thank you” – The Woodhouse’s – 3-10 April 2015

 

“We had a very good holiday: Dunedin Cottage was perfect”  – Charles – 16 May 2014

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+ Travel

Dunedin is located on the historic and beautiful quay in Dittisham, the views are stunning.

Travelling by car

Dittisham is around 17 miles from the A38 Intersection at Buckfastleigh.

Travelling by train

Dittisham is around 8 miles from Totnes Railway Station, which has a selection of Taxi’s.

Travelling by Air

Dittisham is around 45 miles from Exeter International Airport.

Travelling by ferry

Dittisham is around 30 miles from the Ferry Port at Plymouth.
+ Prices

June- August

Jun 2 – 9 £520
Jun 9 –  16 £520
Jun 16 – 23 £520
Jun 23 – 30 £520
Jun 30 – Jul 7 £520
Jul 7 – 14 £590
Jul 14 – 21 £590
Jul 21  – 28 £860
Jul 28 – Aug 4 £860
Aug 4 – 11 £860
Aug 11 – 18 £860
Aug 18 – 25 £860
Aug 25 – Sep 1 £860

September – October

Sep 1 – 8 £860
Sep 8– 15 £460
Sep 15 – 22 £460
Sep 22 – 29 £415
Sep 29 – Oct 6 £415
Oct 6 – 13 £415
Oct 13– 20 £415
Oct 20 – 27 £480
Oct 27 – Nov 3 £370

November – December

Nov 3 – 10 £370
Nov 10 – 17 £370
Nov 17 – 24 £370
Nov 24 –Dec 1 £370
Dec 1 – 8 £370
Dec 8- 15 £370
Dec 15 – 22 £370
Dec 22 – 29 Xmas £610
Dec 29 – Jan 5 NYE £610
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“How wonderful to spend a week enjoying this beautiful view with the children. Such a lovely position you can’t help by relax. So easy to open a bottle of wine and watch the world go by! Thank you.” – The Nicholls Family – October 2016

 

“This is the third stay at Dunedin. We absolutely love it and our dog, Bronwen, thinks that she is in doggy heaven! The early mornings are the best – so quiet and magical. Looking forward to our next visit. PS – Will miss the log burner!” – Paul, Mandy, Susie, Lizie – October Half Term 2016

 

“What fun it has been plus soaking up the beautiful views and the peace and tranquillity of Dittisham. What a wonderful place and a great house to stay in – waking every morning to look over the water is a dream come true! Many thanks” – The Ryans – September 2016

 

“Thanks for a lovely cottage in a delightful setting!” – Reedes and Temparys – Sept 2016

 

“What a truly beautiful cottage. The garden was a real bonus and the views spectacular!” Thank you for sharing your house” – Howard, Suzy, Liz, Dennis, Richard, Mads and Fiona – August 2016

 

“Second visit to Dunedin Cottage. Wonderful week with loads of walks, great surfing and sailing, awful fishing (!). We’ll be back!” – Newmans – July 2016

 

“Your cottage is wonderful! We have stayed in Dittisham a number of times so it’s lovely to be back on The Quay. Such as well placed lounge with fabulous views and it was a real plus to have the garden and sun room, so relaxing” Thank you and we hope to come again” – The Payne Family – June 2016

 

“Bevans Family again – plus oldest daughter. Another fab week. Mixed weather but this is the perfect home and position to enjoy all weathers. Loved the log burner – makes all the difference. Looking forward to the next time” – The Bevan Family and Bronwen (the dog) – 1-8 April 2016

 

“What a delightful cottage!  So well appointed with fabulous views. We have had a wonderful week – very relaxing week, beautiful area and loved the cottage too” – Helen, Will, Olivia, Laura and Hugo – 25 March – 1 April 2016

 

This has been a wonderful week! It was intended to be opportunity to relax and de-stress and it certainly been that. We absolutely love your home and the “log burner” was the high point for us along with the spectacular views.  We began each day and ended each day sitting outside on the Quay – so quiet. It is lovely to be here out of season and we are planning to make another visit soon. We just soaked up the views” – The Bevan Family – 30 October 2015

 

“Sadly we leave today. We have stayed on the Quay many times but this visit has been extra special because of your lovely home. Thank you for letting us share it. Such a pleasure to enjoy a holiday home that has clean quality bedding. Your home has a great, happy feel and the art etc, very much appreciated. Well done and kind wishes to you all” – Marion and Dennis – 25 September 2015

 

“Thank you – we all loved it here, beautiful house, well equipped, clean and perfect for us” – The Hardy family – 19-26 June 2015

 

“Undoubtedly a beautiful cottage, well equipped and very clean. The garden room was great for shelter from full sun and for blowy days. The garden was a treasure, affording privacy and views. We were lucky to get a cancellation. Wouldn’t hesitate to stay again” – Julia – 6-13 June 2015

 

“Thank you so much it was the best holiday ever. We really enjoyed it. We hope to come back next year” – Harriet, Josephine and Matilda – 22-29 May 2015

 

“We’ve had the most glorious week here! The house is beautiful and we loved just sitting out on the terrace soaking in the Dittisham Quay life! We want to buy Dunedin Cottage!! Thank you” – The Woodhouse’s – 3-10 April 2015

 

“We had a very good holiday: Dunedin Cottage was perfect”  – Charles – 16 May 2014