T: 01803 771 127    Freephone: 08000 30 20 50    E: enquiries@dartvalleycottages.co.uk

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

  • 4
  • 8
  •   Friday Changeover
  •   Bed linen and towels provided
  •   Central Heating
  •   Woodburner logs provided
  •   Short breaks available please enquire
  •   Garden

Dunedin Cottage, Dittisham is an impressive waterside holiday cottage available to let 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/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.


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.

Reduced rates for smaller parties outside of school holidays - please enquire




“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