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

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  •   Saturday Changeover
  •   Bed linen provided – please bring towels
  •   Storage heaters
  •   Woodburner first basket of logs provided
  •   Short breaks available please enquire
  •   Terrace

Holly Cottage, Dittisham

Sleeps 5

Holly Cottage is a delightful holiday cottage in Dittisham. Almost 400 years old, Holly Cottage is full of character and only a stone’s throw from the river Dart, Ferry Boat Inn, Anchorstone Cafe and the ferries to Dartmouth and across to Greenway. Holly Cottage offers lovely river views from both the terraced rear garden and front garden.

Accommodation: The front door leads you into a small porch and entrance into the sitting room with its many original features, antique furnishings, stone fire place with wood burning stove (first basket of logs provided October – March), polished wooden floor, comfortable seating, TV and DVD. A few steps up lead to the well equipped kitchen/dining room with pine table and chairs, lime washed wooden units, electric cooker, dishwasher, fridge, and microwave.

Upstairs: There are three bedrooms, all well furnished, one double bedroom with iron bedstead, one twin bedroom and a single bedroom. The family bathroom has a bath with shower over, toilet and basin.

Travel cot and high chair available

Exterior: At the back of the cottage there is a paved courtyard garden on two terraces with garden furniture and river views. At the front of the cottage there is a sheltered patio with garden furniture and river views across to Greenway.

There are a choice of two car parks approx 300m away (steep hill up to ‘The Level’ car park) and it is possible to pull up outside to load/unload. Children welcome but beware of steep steps in the garden.

Bed sizes and configurations

  • Master Bedroom – (First Floor) Double bed.
  • Second Bedroom – (First Floor) Twin beds.
  • Third Bedroom – (First Floor) Single bed.

Bathrooms

  • Family bathroom (first floor): Bath, shower, toilet & wash basin

Bed linen and towels

Bed linen is provided but guests will need to bring towels.

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.

WiFi

This property includes WiFi

Fireplace

There is an wood-burner, the first basket of logs is provided Oct – Mar

“Great week at Holly Cottage. Perfect location. Very quaint. WOW what weather! Thank you for a lovely week  – always love Dittisham. Thanks Mike” The Stafford Family – 14-21 July 2018

 

“Lovely restful break. Great river trips. Greenway is a must” Reg and Judy – 30 June 2018

 

“Third stay in Dittisham – first at Holly Cottage. We had a really relaxing week. The Anchorstone (down the road) is out of this World!!! and the FBI is also brilliant. We abandoned our car and travelled by water. So a big thank you to Mike the owner” Eric and Sue – 23-30 June 2018

 

“Much enjoyed our short-stay. Lovely cottage. Many thanks” Mastersons and Waterhouse Family – 10 June 2018

 

“A lovely week in Holly Cottage in a fantastic location. Thank you” The Baker Family – 3 June 2018

 

“Lovely relaxing break in a beautiful location – just what was needed” Rolts and Rogers – 10 February 2018

 

“A lovely comfy cottage. Had a fab time. Great location, friendly locals esp at FBI” Hobsons – 28 December 2017 – 2 January 018

 

“What a great place to stay. Very warm and cosy. Great base and place to call home for a week. Thank you from us all” Amy, Bob – 27 December 2017

 

“We have been to Dittisham many times before but not in this cottage. It was great. Warm woodburner – lovely in the evenings. Will be back” 1 November 2017

 

“We where so pleased that not only did we have a place to stay but it was  right next to The Ferry Boat Inn. Thank you Mike – The Cottage is absolutely beautiful and we thank you for the kindness you showed. We will be back. Thank you my friend” Ryan, Joanne, Jennifer, Matilda and Freddie – 26 June 2017

 

“Amazing!, amazing!, amazing!.This cottage is brill. Thank you so much”. (Harriet aged 9).  “So enjoyed our time at Holly Cottage – A wonderful, cosy home with every mod.com. Will definitely be back. Lovely comfy beds and great sunny patio. Love Ditsum as always” – Emma, Rosie, Harriet, Bob and Liz – 28 May – 4 June 2016

 

“I really like the beds, the beaches are nice and I also liked the pontoon. I have stayed here before so I knew it was going to be really nice. I wish we could live here it is so nice. We have been coming for years so we have had a lot of fun – crabbing nearly every day. We did not want to leave. We were sad when we had to start packing up”  – Lily (Aged 9) and Nick & Sam – 16 April 2016

 

“Very good comfy beds” – David, Lucy, William – 2-9 April 2016

 

“Another fabulous week in this wonderful village – We will never grow tired of it!!” – Many, Kevin, Charlie, Alfie and Sid (the dog) – 26 March to 2 April 2016

 

“I really loved it here and it here and it seems so sad to go. I loved my little room, it was so cosy. My dogs loved to run along the pier and beaches. I think my dogs will want to come back because in the Red Lion they are given doggy biscuits. The house is really really nice. I love the TV inside the cupboard… Thanks so much for letting us stay here” – Freya (Aged 11) – 19 February 2016

 

“What a special place to celebrate a special time with big OLD brother Baz! Lovely to sit around Holly Cottage kitchen table catching up with family. Thanks Johnsy” – Lesley – 29 September – 8 October 2015

 

“Another fab week at Dittsum .. Never want to leave here. See you all soon and thanks for lovely Holly Cottage” – Nick, Mel, Smudge and Flinly – 22-29 August 2015

 

“Pleasant stay. Great views” – Robinson Family – 8-19 August 2015

 

“Found the cottage very comfortable and had a great holiday .. we did not use the car all week.  We would love to come back at some point” – The Rogers Family – 1-8 August 2015

 

“Lovely comfortable cottage. Dittisham is just beautiful, as it the Dart… Hope to come back again” – Mandy, Dave, Tom and Joe – 25 July – 1 August 2015

 

“We loved it so much it was beautiful. I really do not want to leave. It was a wonderful cottage. I will be back soon. Our beds where really comfy. I loved it at Holly Cottage” – Lily (aged 8) – April 2015

 

“Lovely cottage, lovely village and beautiful rivers. Thank you for letting our dog “Alice” come too – she loved it and made our hols complete – Really happy fun time!!” – Michael, Doreen, Judi, Mike and Alice (the dog) – 10 March 2015

 

“Wow what a lovely place and lovely area.  We will have to come back. It is just too nice. Merry Christmas and a Happy and healthy 2015. Ho Ho Ho” – Nick and Ben – 20 December 2014

 

“Great cottage, great village. We will be really sad to leave.  However, if we ever wine the lottery in the near future – we will be back! (Back for good!)” – The Jones’ – 29 August 2014

 

“Overall, Cottage was great, location was superb and Dartmouth an absolute gem of a place. Thank you!” – Darryl – 30 August – 6 September 2014

 

“We thoroughly enjoyed our stay at Holly Cottage and would not hesitate to book again in the future.  Thank you.” – Philip, Julie and Family – 26 July – 9 August 2014

 

“We’ve had a lovely couple of week here at Holly Cottage.  .. Just perfect.” – Phil, Julie and James – 9 August 2014

 

“Lovely week at Holly Cottage… Didn’t take the car out once which was perfect!!” – Jane and Lawrence – 25 July 2014

 

“Just perfect …” – Toby and Diane 20 June 2014

 

“Beautiful cottage with good views.” – Pat and Roy – 3 May 2014

 

“We’ve had a wonderful and relaxing break at Holly Cottage. Beautiful village and beautiful views with cosy fires lit everyevening.  Harry (7 months old) has loved sleeping in the ‘Noddy’ room.” Hazel, Jon and Harry – April 2014

 

“Lovely relaxing stay at Holly Cottage – don’t want to go home.” – Mel and Nick – 1 March 2014

 

“Yet another fantastic stay in Ditsum and Holly Cottage. As always never long enough.” – Tracy and Paul and Trigger the dog – December 2013 – January 2014

September Availability

All remaining weeks

Now £525

A delightful character cottage, 400 years old, near the river in Dittisham.

Travelling by car

Dittisham is around 15 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.
+ Description

Accommodation: The front door leads you into a small porch and entrance into the sitting room with its many original features, antique furnishings, stone fire place with wood burning stove (first basket of logs provided October – March), polished wooden floor, comfortable seating, TV and DVD. A few steps up lead to the well equipped kitchen/dining room with pine table and chairs, lime washed wooden units, electric cooker, dishwasher, fridge, and microwave.

Upstairs: There are three bedrooms, all well furnished, one double bedroom with iron bedstead, one twin bedroom and a single bedroom. The family bathroom has a bath with shower over, toilet and basin.

Travel cot and high chair available

Exterior: At the back of the cottage there is a paved courtyard garden on two terraces with garden furniture and river views. At the front of the cottage there is a sheltered patio with garden furniture and river views across to Greenway.

There are a choice of two car parks approx 300m away (steep hill up to ‘The Level’ car park) and it is possible to pull up outside to load/unload. Children welcome but beware of steep steps in the garden.

+ Key Features

Bed sizes and configurations

  • Master Bedroom – (First Floor) Double bed.
  • Second Bedroom – (First Floor) Twin beds.
  • Third Bedroom – (First Floor) Single bed.

Bathrooms

  • Family bathroom (first floor): Bath, shower, toilet & wash basin

Bed linen and towels

Bed linen is provided but guests will need to bring towels.

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.

WiFi

This property includes WiFi

Fireplace

There is an wood-burner, the first basket of logs is provided Oct – Mar
+ Reviews

“Great week at Holly Cottage. Perfect location. Very quaint. WOW what weather! Thank you for a lovely week  – always love Dittisham. Thanks Mike” The Stafford Family – 14-21 July 2018

 

“Lovely restful break. Great river trips. Greenway is a must” Reg and Judy – 30 June 2018

 

“Third stay in Dittisham – first at Holly Cottage. We had a really relaxing week. The Anchorstone (down the road) is out of this World!!! and the FBI is also brilliant. We abandoned our car and travelled by water. So a big thank you to Mike the owner” Eric and Sue – 23-30 June 2018

 

“Much enjoyed our short-stay. Lovely cottage. Many thanks” Mastersons and Waterhouse Family – 10 June 2018

 

“A lovely week in Holly Cottage in a fantastic location. Thank you” The Baker Family – 3 June 2018

 

“Lovely relaxing break in a beautiful location – just what was needed” Rolts and Rogers – 10 February 2018

 

“A lovely comfy cottage. Had a fab time. Great location, friendly locals esp at FBI” Hobsons – 28 December 2017 – 2 January 018

 

“What a great place to stay. Very warm and cosy. Great base and place to call home for a week. Thank you from us all” Amy, Bob – 27 December 2017

 

“We have been to Dittisham many times before but not in this cottage. It was great. Warm woodburner – lovely in the evenings. Will be back” 1 November 2017

 

“We where so pleased that not only did we have a place to stay but it was  right next to The Ferry Boat Inn. Thank you Mike – The Cottage is absolutely beautiful and we thank you for the kindness you showed. We will be back. Thank you my friend” Ryan, Joanne, Jennifer, Matilda and Freddie – 26 June 2017

 

“Amazing!, amazing!, amazing!.This cottage is brill. Thank you so much”. (Harriet aged 9).  “So enjoyed our time at Holly Cottage – A wonderful, cosy home with every mod.com. Will definitely be back. Lovely comfy beds and great sunny patio. Love Ditsum as always” – Emma, Rosie, Harriet, Bob and Liz – 28 May – 4 June 2016

 

“I really like the beds, the beaches are nice and I also liked the pontoon. I have stayed here before so I knew it was going to be really nice. I wish we could live here it is so nice. We have been coming for years so we have had a lot of fun – crabbing nearly every day. We did not want to leave. We were sad when we had to start packing up”  – Lily (Aged 9) and Nick & Sam – 16 April 2016

 

“Very good comfy beds” – David, Lucy, William – 2-9 April 2016

 

“Another fabulous week in this wonderful village – We will never grow tired of it!!” – Many, Kevin, Charlie, Alfie and Sid (the dog) – 26 March to 2 April 2016

 

“I really loved it here and it here and it seems so sad to go. I loved my little room, it was so cosy. My dogs loved to run along the pier and beaches. I think my dogs will want to come back because in the Red Lion they are given doggy biscuits. The house is really really nice. I love the TV inside the cupboard… Thanks so much for letting us stay here” – Freya (Aged 11) – 19 February 2016

 

“What a special place to celebrate a special time with big OLD brother Baz! Lovely to sit around Holly Cottage kitchen table catching up with family. Thanks Johnsy” – Lesley – 29 September – 8 October 2015

 

“Another fab week at Dittsum .. Never want to leave here. See you all soon and thanks for lovely Holly Cottage” – Nick, Mel, Smudge and Flinly – 22-29 August 2015

 

“Pleasant stay. Great views” – Robinson Family – 8-19 August 2015

 

“Found the cottage very comfortable and had a great holiday .. we did not use the car all week.  We would love to come back at some point” – The Rogers Family – 1-8 August 2015

 

“Lovely comfortable cottage. Dittisham is just beautiful, as it the Dart… Hope to come back again” – Mandy, Dave, Tom and Joe – 25 July – 1 August 2015

 

“We loved it so much it was beautiful. I really do not want to leave. It was a wonderful cottage. I will be back soon. Our beds where really comfy. I loved it at Holly Cottage” – Lily (aged 8) – April 2015

 

“Lovely cottage, lovely village and beautiful rivers. Thank you for letting our dog “Alice” come too – she loved it and made our hols complete – Really happy fun time!!” – Michael, Doreen, Judi, Mike and Alice (the dog) – 10 March 2015

 

“Wow what a lovely place and lovely area.  We will have to come back. It is just too nice. Merry Christmas and a Happy and healthy 2015. Ho Ho Ho” – Nick and Ben – 20 December 2014

 

“Great cottage, great village. We will be really sad to leave.  However, if we ever wine the lottery in the near future – we will be back! (Back for good!)” – The Jones’ – 29 August 2014

 

“Overall, Cottage was great, location was superb and Dartmouth an absolute gem of a place. Thank you!” – Darryl – 30 August – 6 September 2014

 

“We thoroughly enjoyed our stay at Holly Cottage and would not hesitate to book again in the future.  Thank you.” – Philip, Julie and Family – 26 July – 9 August 2014

 

“We’ve had a lovely couple of week here at Holly Cottage.  .. Just perfect.” – Phil, Julie and James – 9 August 2014

 

“Lovely week at Holly Cottage… Didn’t take the car out once which was perfect!!” – Jane and Lawrence – 25 July 2014

 

“Just perfect …” – Toby and Diane 20 June 2014

 

“Beautiful cottage with good views.” – Pat and Roy – 3 May 2014

 

“We’ve had a wonderful and relaxing break at Holly Cottage. Beautiful village and beautiful views with cosy fires lit everyevening.  Harry (7 months old) has loved sleeping in the ‘Noddy’ room.” Hazel, Jon and Harry – April 2014

 

“Lovely relaxing stay at Holly Cottage – don’t want to go home.” – Mel and Nick – 1 March 2014

 

“Yet another fantastic stay in Ditsum and Holly Cottage. As always never long enough.” – Tracy and Paul and Trigger the dog – December 2013 – January 2014

+ Offers

September Availability

All remaining weeks

Now £525

+ Travel

A delightful character cottage, 400 years old, near the river in Dittisham.

Travelling by car

Dittisham is around 15 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.
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“Amazing!, amazing!, amazing!.This cottage is brill. Thank you so much”. (Harriet aged 9).  “So enjoyed our time at Holly Cottage – A wonderful, cosy home with every mod.com. Will definitely be back. Lovely comfy beds and great sunny patio. Love Ditsum as always” – Emma, Rosie, Harriet, Bob and Liz – 28 May – 4 June 2016

 

“I really like the beds, the beaches are nice and I also liked the pontoon. I have stayed here before so I knew it was going to be really nice. I wish we could live here it is so nice. We have been coming for years so we have had a lot of fun – crabbing nearly every day. We did not want to leave. We were sad when we had to start packing up”  – Lily (Aged 9) and Nick & Sam – 16 April 2016

 

“Very good comfy beds” – David, Lucy, William – 2-9 April 2016

 

“Another fabulous week in this wonderful village – We will never grow tired of it!!” – Many, Kevin, Charlie, Alfie and Sid (the dog) – 26 March to 2 April 2016

 

“I really loved it here and it here and it seems so sad to go. I loved my little room, it was so cosy. My dogs loved to run along the pier and beaches. I think my dogs will want to come back because in the Red Lion they are given doggy biscuits. The house is really really nice. I love the TV inside the cupboard… Thanks so much for letting us stay here” – Freya (Aged 11) – 19 February 2016

 

“What a special place to celebrate a special time with big OLD brother Baz! Lovely to sit around Holly Cottage kitchen table catching up with family. Thanks Johnsy” – Lesley – 29 September – 8 October 2015

 

“Another fab week at Dittsum .. Never want to leave here. See you all soon and thanks for lovely Holly Cottage” – Nick, Mel, Smudge and Flinly – 22-29 August 2015

 

“Pleasant stay. Great views” – Robinson Family – 8-19 August 2015

 

“Found the cottage very comfortable and had a great holiday .. we did not use the car all week.  We would love to come back at some point” – The Rogers Family – 1-8 August 2015

 

“Lovely comfortable cottage. Dittisham is just beautiful, as it the Dart… Hope to come back again” – Mandy, Dave, Tom and Joe – 25 July – 1 August 2015

 

“We loved it so much it was beautiful. I really do not want to leave. It was a wonderful cottage. I will be back soon. Our beds where really comfy. I loved it at Holly Cottage” – Lily (aged 8) – April 2015

 

“Lovely cottage, lovely village and beautiful rivers. Thank you for letting our dog “Alice” come too – she loved it and made our hols complete – Really happy fun time!!” – Michael, Doreen, Judi, Mike and Alice (the dog) – 10 March 2015

 

“Wow what a lovely place and lovely area.  We will have to come back. It is just too nice. Merry Christmas and a Happy and healthy 2015. Ho Ho Ho” – Nick and Ben – 20 December 2014

 

“Great cottage, great village. We will be really sad to leave.  However, if we ever wine the lottery in the near future – we will be back! (Back for good!)” – The Jones’ – 29 August 2014

 

“Overall, Cottage was great, location was superb and Dartmouth an absolute gem of a place. Thank you!” – Darryl – 30 August – 6 September 2014

 

“We thoroughly enjoyed our stay at Holly Cottage and would not hesitate to book again in the future.  Thank you.” – Philip, Julie and Family – 26 July – 9 August 2014

 

“We’ve had a lovely couple of week here at Holly Cottage.  .. Just perfect.” – Phil, Julie and James – 9 August 2014

 

“Lovely week at Holly Cottage… Didn’t take the car out once which was perfect!!” – Jane and Lawrence – 25 July 2014

 

“Just perfect …” – Toby and Diane 20 June 2014

 

“Beautiful cottage with good views.” – Pat and Roy – 3 May 2014

 

“We’ve had a wonderful and relaxing break at Holly Cottage. Beautiful village and beautiful views with cosy fires lit everyevening.  Harry (7 months old) has loved sleeping in the ‘Noddy’ room.” Hazel, Jon and Harry – April 2014

 

“Lovely relaxing stay at Holly Cottage – don’t want to go home.” – Mel and Nick – 1 March 2014

 

“Yet another fantastic stay in Ditsum and Holly Cottage. As always never long enough.” – Tracy and Paul and Trigger the dog – December 2013 – January 2014