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

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  •   Friday Changeover
  •   Bed linen provided – please bring towels
  •   Central Heating
  •   Private parking for 1 car
  •   Short breaks available please enquire
  •   Terrace

Orchard Cottage, Dittisham

Sleeps 4

Orchard Cottage, Dittisham is a delightful south facing end of terrace holiday cottage in Dittisham Court. The interior is comfortably furnished and equipped to a high standard. An open, sunny patio with views of the village leads to the old orchard boasting Dittisham plum, flowering cherry, apple and willow trees. The river, shop, church, Ferryboat Inn and Red Lion pub are all within walking distance. The cottage is set within Dittisham Court and has use of communal grounds with lovely river views.

Accommodation: The hall takes you to the sitting room with sofa and chairs, log effect fire, TV, DVD and CD player and dining area. French doors lead out onto the patio with table and chairs and small garden with steps leading to the orchard. The kitchen has been recently refurbished with new shaker style cream units and black tops and is very well equipped with new electric oven and hob, integrated dishwasher and fridge/freezer, washing machine and microwave. Also on the ground floor is a small cloakroom with toilet and hand basin.

Upstairs: There are two bedrooms – a light and airy double bedroom with kingsize bed, pine furniture and en suite shower and basin and a twin bedroom. Both bedrooms have character sloping ceilings and views of the village. There is also a family bathroom featuring a bath with an electric shower over, toilet and basin.

Travel cot and high chair available on request

Outside: The cottage benefits from a small patio immediately off the living room. Garden furniture make it perfect for sitting in the sun and enjoying the peace and quiet of the orchard. There is a private parking space outside the cottage.

Bed sizes and configurations

  • Master Bedroom (First floor) King Sized Bed
  • Second Bedroom (First Floor) Twin Bedroom

Bathrooms

  • Family bathroom: (First floor) Bath with Shower over,
  • Master Bedroom Ensuite: (First floor) Shower and basin
  • Cloakroom: (Ground Floor) Toilet and Basin

Bed linen and towels

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

Parking

There is one private parking space in front of the property.

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 few days spent in this beautiful village. Comfortable accommodation especially the bed!” Frances, Humphrey & Luna (the Labrador) – July 2018

 

“We have enjoyed a very comfortable week at Orchard Cottage after coming down for a wedding at the weekend at Gurrow Point. Lovely and peaceful” Doreen and Dave – 29 June – 6 July 2018

 

“Our week here in Dittisham has been a delight and we will be sorry to leave. Orchard cottage has been very comfortable and an excellent base to explore both Dittisham itself and the wider area.  We would agree with others that the local folk are very friendly. Thank you for the welcome touches too – milk, biscuits and particularly the flowers which lasted all week” Alistair Chris and Dougal (the Cockapoo) – 15-22 June 2018

 

“We have enjoyed our week in this beautiful village with so much nearby to do and see.  The cottage is very comfortable and lovely to have the patio and orchard” Julie, Richard, Sam and Tess – 25 May – 1 June 2018

 

“Very comfortable cottage in a pretty area – so peaceful. Thank you for the shower matt and the biscuits – much appreciated”  Bill and Connie – 18-24 May 2018

 

“Our third year in Ditsum but first in Orchard Cottage and this is our favourite – we particularly appreciate being able to park so close after a couple of years of staggering up from the the quay to the car park each day!!  The cottage is excellent and it is lovely to be able to soak up the sun on the patio! We know where to come next year!!” Geoff and Sue – 11-18 May 2018

 

“Have had a most wonderful short stay. Very pleased with cottage. First time we have stayed here and will be back in a few weeks. Very clean and everything that’s needed to amek life easy. Thank you Dart Valley Cottages for all your help in finding Orchard Cottage. Many thanks” Sandra and Mike – 20-27 April 2018

 

“What a delightful cottage – very quiet and peaceful. I have been coming to Ditsum since I was a youngster and know the area well. We shall be back – thank you” Justyne and Mark – 30 March and 6 April 2018

 

“A good week despite the snow. A lovely comfortable cottage. Many thanks to Christine and all at Dart Valley” Phil and Ben (the dog) – 17-24 March 2018

 

“We have spent the week exploring the area with friends staying nearby. It has been the perfect spot to relax and celebrate the New Year. Thank you for the welcome gifts and all the added extras, many holiday homes don’t offer. A well equipped kitchen and a cosy home that we all loved. Thank you and a Happy New Year” Ian, Helen, Charlotte, Marcus and Sweep the Dog – 27 December 2017 – 2 January 2018

 

“Such a lovely cottage “Ditsum” is our favourite place and we come here at least twice a year. So tranquil , peaceful and friendly!” Thank you for letting us stay in your beautiful cottage. Many thanks for the welcome biscuits and tea. Much appreciated” Maureen, Alison, George and Maisy – 21-28 October 2017

 

“Thank you for the lovely flowers ad biscuits. Also lovely cottage. Homely and clean as always. Lovely Dittisham we love it here. We will be back. Thank you to the owners for you kindness” Richard, Dee and Doreen – 13-20 October 2017

 

“A second visit to Orchard. Yet again, peaceful, relaxed, homely and quiet. Thank you for a very quiet and relaxing holiday. This is such a great place to stay – a cosy cottage, peaceful and lovely views/places to visit” Trish and Ruth – 25 September -2 October 2017

 

“Lovely cottage. Would happily return another time” Heather and Lyndon – 22-25 September 2017

 

“Stayed here for the first time and would certainly come again. First class accommodation in a really pretty area. The dogs loved it to!!” Barbara – 21-27 July 2017

 

“What a delightful cottage. Very comfortable and light and airy. Had all our meals on the lovely patio overlooking the orchard. Very relaxing and we love Dittisham. We’ll certainly stay here again. The weather was amazing – better than going abroad” Sheila and Mike – 18-21 July 2017

 

“We have stayed here a few times in teh past and always enjoyed living at Orchard Cottage. We like the house, the patio and orchard and then slipping into the road to the church and Red Lion. Everything about Dittisham is sl nice and peaceful and we love going down and sitting by the River Dart. A special holiday – Thank you” Brian & Sheila – 7-14 July 2017 

 

“A wonderful week with fabulous weather. We have visited Dittisham a number of times but this was our first stay in Orchard Cottage. It has not disappointed and we certainly hope to be back. We will be sorry to leave” The Kromolickis – 30 June – 7 July 2017

 

“We have stayed here for the last 7 years – normally early September. Home sweet home! The new downstairs toilet was fresh and modern. Thoroughly enjoyed it again. If it ever comes up for sale, please let me know!” Mark – 27 June 2017

 

“Wonderful week. Cottage very well equipped and comfortable. Thank you!” Jenna, Ed and Evelyn – 17-22 June 2017

 

A comfortable cottage in a lovely area with nice pubs and walks. Even the locals are friendly” David and Frances  – 10-17 June 2017

 

“Just coming to the end of a lovely week in Dittisham. The Cottage has been perfect. We have 3 young children and they have all loved their week here – running around the Orchard” The Taylors – 26 May – 2 June 2017

 

“Very comfortable cottage. Lovely aspect across the gardens and access to the riverside directly left of the estate” Ann and Joe – 19-26 May 2017

 

“Thank you for letting us share your delightful cottage. Our first stay in Dittisham but will definitely make a return visit. Bit hilly but when the tide is out you can easily walk along the beach to the Ferry Boat Inn. A very relaxing week was enjoyed by the four of us. Me, him indoors and both dogs” – Sue and John – 12-19 May 2017

 

“A lovely delightful cottage in a beautiful village and area. The cottage is very comfortable and well equipped, making an enjoyable, peaceful holiday in a very pretty place. Dittisham has such lovely views from every corner! We hope to come back sometime for more! Great place to stay! Thank you” Margaret and Derek – 9-16 September 2016

 

“Another enjoyable week in Orchard Cottage. We very much hope to be back next year. The WiFi was very much appreciated by my son who has to work. Thank you.” The Ashfords – 9 September 2016

 

“Thank you for a lovely house for the week . It was perfect for us. The house was cosy and we spent several happy evenings cooking and watching films” Rosalind, Charlotte, Gabriel and Fabia – 26 August – 2 September 2016

 

“Fabulous place to stay. Very peaceful and very comfortable. We will certainly be coming back” Graham and Mitzi – 29 July – 2 August 2016

 

“What a delightful cottage. Very comfortable and light and airy. Had all our meals on the lovely patio overlooking the Orchard. Very relaxing and we love Dittisham. We’ll certainly stay here again” Sheila and Mike – 18-22 July 2016

 

“Lovely cottage, very well equipped. We’d come again!” Jane, John & Alex – 1-8 July 2016

 

“Lovely Cottage – very comfortable” – John & Rosemary – 24 June-1 July 2016

 

“Cottage was very well equipped and comfortable. Thank you!” – Jenna, Ed and Evelyn – 17-22 June 2016

 

“A very comfortable cottage in a lovely area with nice pubs and walks. Even the locals are friendly” – David and Frances – 10-17 June 2016

 

“Delightful little cottage. Although the weather was changeable we thoroughly enjoyed breakfasts on the terrace most mornings. Would hope to return God willing!” – Naomi and Bill (Australia) – 19 May 2016

 

“We had a lovely (mainly) dry week in beautiful Devon. Clean and well equipped cottage – making for a very pleasant stay. Many thanks for the little Easter Eggs on arrival! – Rebecca, Peter, Lawrence  (7) and Gabriel (4) – 8-15 April 2016

 

“We had a lovely February half-term break in Dittisham. Enjoyed Ditsum strolls and views. Orchard Cottage cosy and comfy. Thanks!” – Deborah, Dan and the girls – February 2016

 

“Lovely, comfortable, well equipped cottage. Had a great break” – Fiona and Pete – 15-22 January 2016

 

“We have been coming on holiday with Dart Valley for 9 years. We stayed as usual in Orchard Cottage – feels like home now..it’s comfortable and just right for us.  Happy New Year” – Debbie, Joe and Grace – 23 December 2015 – 3 January 2016

 

“Thank you – this is a really lovely cottage and such a peaceful place. Thank you for finding a blind so promptly. Wonderful lounge and comfy beds. Its been a lovely break!” – Ruth and Trish – 5-12 October 2015

 

“Lovely cottage with everything needed for a good stay. We all enjoyed ourselves” – Karon, Paul and Alan – 17 September 2015

 

“Thank you for providing such as well equipped holiday cottage. We have enjoyed our stay” – Tracy – 10 September 2015

 

“Enjoyed our stay in this wonderful cottage. This is our 5th year in Dittisham. We’ll be back!!” – Gale and Martyn – 4 September 2015

 

“We come down to Dittisham every year for a month and this cottage never stops charming us! Our dog and children love to play in the Orchard and it is really good to have the shed at the side of the house to keep boat stuff in” – Chem, Chris, Charlotte, Nat and Duke (the dog) – 7-28 August 2015

 

“Dittisham never looses its magic and Orchard Cottage is a good base. It is comfortable and just the right size for us.  We have been coming to Dittisham for 50 years and have passed on our love for the area to our 4 children. There will always be a Wainwright here in the summer!!” – Jenny and Chris – 16 July 2015

 

“So peaceful! Beautifully appointed cottage” – Iain and Janine – 9 July 2015

 

“Dittisham is a magical village and we have loved the peace, quiet and comfort of Orchard Cottage. Thoroughly enjoyed our stay here. Our thanks to Christine at Dart Valley Cottages” – Diane and Ralph (Melbourne, Australia) – 19 June – 3 July 2015

 

“We had a superb stay and thoroughly enjoyed ourselves. We appreciated the milk, biscuits and flowers that were awaiting us. Very nice cottage in a lovely peaceful location. Thank you” – Robert – 12-19 June 2015

 

“Third time we have stayed at Orchard. Great place and location. We will be back soon!” – 1-8 May 2015

 

“Lovely clean cottage and beautiful weather – beyond our expectations! Boys loved it. Shame we have to go home. We first stayed in this cottage in July 2009 and are hoping to come back again soon!” – Peter, Rebecca, Lawrence (6) and Gabriel (3) – 10-17 April 2015

 

“Thank you. We have had a fantastic stay in your beautiful home. We will be back! Happy Easter” – The Murphy’s – 2-6 April 2015

 

“Lovely house, great location, very comfortable, everything we wanted and well equipped. Thanks very much!!!” – Simon and Nicky – 27- 31  March 2015

 

“We have had a great stay in your lovely home. It is our home from home during the Christmas season. We wish you a very happy New Year” – George, Wendy, Peter and, Rhys and Mylo (the dog) – Christmas and New Year 2014/2015 

 

“Having stayed at this cottage previously, it still lived up to our expectations” – David- 13-19 September 2014

 

“A well appointed property in a lovely location” – Mrs Bishop – 29 August – 5 September 2014

 

“Thank you for a lovely week in Orchard Cottage!” – Kate – 8-15 August 2014

 

“Cottage is in a beautiful location and fantastically equipped. Very comfortable. Enjoyed every minute and would love to return soon.” – Gemma – 25 July – 1 August 2014

 

“Thank you, thank you, thank you – we’ve had a wonderful week.  The cottage was so comfortable and nice.  Thank you for the flowers etc.  We also appreciate the fine weather which you must have arranged”  – Mary, Margaret and Eileen and Mollie (the dog) – 20 June 2014

 

“Thank you for the week we spent at Orchard Cottage, it has excellent facilities.  Hopefully we will be able to visit Dittisham again before too long”  – Pat – 22 May 2014

Orchard Cottage is in the Dittisham Court complex a short walk from the Red Lion Pub

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 hall takes you to the sitting room with sofa and chairs, log effect fire, TV, DVD and CD player and dining area. French doors lead out onto the patio with table and chairs and small garden with steps leading to the orchard. The kitchen has been recently refurbished with new shaker style cream units and black tops and is very well equipped with new electric oven and hob, integrated dishwasher and fridge/freezer, washing machine and microwave. Also on the ground floor is a small cloakroom with toilet and hand basin.

Upstairs: There are two bedrooms – a light and airy double bedroom with kingsize bed, pine furniture and en suite shower and basin and a twin bedroom. Both bedrooms have character sloping ceilings and views of the village. There is also a family bathroom featuring a bath with an electric shower over, toilet and basin.

Travel cot and high chair available on request

Outside: The cottage benefits from a small patio immediately off the living room. Garden furniture make it perfect for sitting in the sun and enjoying the peace and quiet of the orchard. There is a private parking space outside the cottage.

+ Key Features

Bed sizes and configurations

  • Master Bedroom (First floor) King Sized Bed
  • Second Bedroom (First Floor) Twin Bedroom

Bathrooms

  • Family bathroom: (First floor) Bath with Shower over,
  • Master Bedroom Ensuite: (First floor) Shower and basin
  • Cloakroom: (Ground Floor) Toilet and Basin

Bed linen and towels

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

Parking

There is one private parking space in front of the property.

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 few days spent in this beautiful village. Comfortable accommodation especially the bed!” Frances, Humphrey & Luna (the Labrador) – July 2018

 

“We have enjoyed a very comfortable week at Orchard Cottage after coming down for a wedding at the weekend at Gurrow Point. Lovely and peaceful” Doreen and Dave – 29 June – 6 July 2018

 

“Our week here in Dittisham has been a delight and we will be sorry to leave. Orchard cottage has been very comfortable and an excellent base to explore both Dittisham itself and the wider area.  We would agree with others that the local folk are very friendly. Thank you for the welcome touches too – milk, biscuits and particularly the flowers which lasted all week” Alistair Chris and Dougal (the Cockapoo) – 15-22 June 2018

 

“We have enjoyed our week in this beautiful village with so much nearby to do and see.  The cottage is very comfortable and lovely to have the patio and orchard” Julie, Richard, Sam and Tess – 25 May – 1 June 2018

 

“Very comfortable cottage in a pretty area – so peaceful. Thank you for the shower matt and the biscuits – much appreciated”  Bill and Connie – 18-24 May 2018

 

“Our third year in Ditsum but first in Orchard Cottage and this is our favourite – we particularly appreciate being able to park so close after a couple of years of staggering up from the the quay to the car park each day!!  The cottage is excellent and it is lovely to be able to soak up the sun on the patio! We know where to come next year!!” Geoff and Sue – 11-18 May 2018

 

“Have had a most wonderful short stay. Very pleased with cottage. First time we have stayed here and will be back in a few weeks. Very clean and everything that’s needed to amek life easy. Thank you Dart Valley Cottages for all your help in finding Orchard Cottage. Many thanks” Sandra and Mike – 20-27 April 2018

 

“What a delightful cottage – very quiet and peaceful. I have been coming to Ditsum since I was a youngster and know the area well. We shall be back – thank you” Justyne and Mark – 30 March and 6 April 2018

 

“A good week despite the snow. A lovely comfortable cottage. Many thanks to Christine and all at Dart Valley” Phil and Ben (the dog) – 17-24 March 2018

 

“We have spent the week exploring the area with friends staying nearby. It has been the perfect spot to relax and celebrate the New Year. Thank you for the welcome gifts and all the added extras, many holiday homes don’t offer. A well equipped kitchen and a cosy home that we all loved. Thank you and a Happy New Year” Ian, Helen, Charlotte, Marcus and Sweep the Dog – 27 December 2017 – 2 January 2018

 

“Such a lovely cottage “Ditsum” is our favourite place and we come here at least twice a year. So tranquil , peaceful and friendly!” Thank you for letting us stay in your beautiful cottage. Many thanks for the welcome biscuits and tea. Much appreciated” Maureen, Alison, George and Maisy – 21-28 October 2017

 

“Thank you for the lovely flowers ad biscuits. Also lovely cottage. Homely and clean as always. Lovely Dittisham we love it here. We will be back. Thank you to the owners for you kindness” Richard, Dee and Doreen – 13-20 October 2017

 

“A second visit to Orchard. Yet again, peaceful, relaxed, homely and quiet. Thank you for a very quiet and relaxing holiday. This is such a great place to stay – a cosy cottage, peaceful and lovely views/places to visit” Trish and Ruth – 25 September -2 October 2017

 

“Lovely cottage. Would happily return another time” Heather and Lyndon – 22-25 September 2017

 

“Stayed here for the first time and would certainly come again. First class accommodation in a really pretty area. The dogs loved it to!!” Barbara – 21-27 July 2017

 

“What a delightful cottage. Very comfortable and light and airy. Had all our meals on the lovely patio overlooking the orchard. Very relaxing and we love Dittisham. We’ll certainly stay here again. The weather was amazing – better than going abroad” Sheila and Mike – 18-21 July 2017

 

“We have stayed here a few times in teh past and always enjoyed living at Orchard Cottage. We like the house, the patio and orchard and then slipping into the road to the church and Red Lion. Everything about Dittisham is sl nice and peaceful and we love going down and sitting by the River Dart. A special holiday – Thank you” Brian & Sheila – 7-14 July 2017 

 

“A wonderful week with fabulous weather. We have visited Dittisham a number of times but this was our first stay in Orchard Cottage. It has not disappointed and we certainly hope to be back. We will be sorry to leave” The Kromolickis – 30 June – 7 July 2017

 

“We have stayed here for the last 7 years – normally early September. Home sweet home! The new downstairs toilet was fresh and modern. Thoroughly enjoyed it again. If it ever comes up for sale, please let me know!” Mark – 27 June 2017

 

“Wonderful week. Cottage very well equipped and comfortable. Thank you!” Jenna, Ed and Evelyn – 17-22 June 2017

 

A comfortable cottage in a lovely area with nice pubs and walks. Even the locals are friendly” David and Frances  – 10-17 June 2017

 

“Just coming to the end of a lovely week in Dittisham. The Cottage has been perfect. We have 3 young children and they have all loved their week here – running around the Orchard” The Taylors – 26 May – 2 June 2017

 

“Very comfortable cottage. Lovely aspect across the gardens and access to the riverside directly left of the estate” Ann and Joe – 19-26 May 2017

 

“Thank you for letting us share your delightful cottage. Our first stay in Dittisham but will definitely make a return visit. Bit hilly but when the tide is out you can easily walk along the beach to the Ferry Boat Inn. A very relaxing week was enjoyed by the four of us. Me, him indoors and both dogs” – Sue and John – 12-19 May 2017

 

“A lovely delightful cottage in a beautiful village and area. The cottage is very comfortable and well equipped, making an enjoyable, peaceful holiday in a very pretty place. Dittisham has such lovely views from every corner! We hope to come back sometime for more! Great place to stay! Thank you” Margaret and Derek – 9-16 September 2016

 

“Another enjoyable week in Orchard Cottage. We very much hope to be back next year. The WiFi was very much appreciated by my son who has to work. Thank you.” The Ashfords – 9 September 2016

 

“Thank you for a lovely house for the week . It was perfect for us. The house was cosy and we spent several happy evenings cooking and watching films” Rosalind, Charlotte, Gabriel and Fabia – 26 August – 2 September 2016

 

“Fabulous place to stay. Very peaceful and very comfortable. We will certainly be coming back” Graham and Mitzi – 29 July – 2 August 2016

 

“What a delightful cottage. Very comfortable and light and airy. Had all our meals on the lovely patio overlooking the Orchard. Very relaxing and we love Dittisham. We’ll certainly stay here again” Sheila and Mike – 18-22 July 2016

 

“Lovely cottage, very well equipped. We’d come again!” Jane, John & Alex – 1-8 July 2016

 

“Lovely Cottage – very comfortable” – John & Rosemary – 24 June-1 July 2016

 

“Cottage was very well equipped and comfortable. Thank you!” – Jenna, Ed and Evelyn – 17-22 June 2016

 

“A very comfortable cottage in a lovely area with nice pubs and walks. Even the locals are friendly” – David and Frances – 10-17 June 2016

 

“Delightful little cottage. Although the weather was changeable we thoroughly enjoyed breakfasts on the terrace most mornings. Would hope to return God willing!” – Naomi and Bill (Australia) – 19 May 2016

 

“We had a lovely (mainly) dry week in beautiful Devon. Clean and well equipped cottage – making for a very pleasant stay. Many thanks for the little Easter Eggs on arrival! – Rebecca, Peter, Lawrence  (7) and Gabriel (4) – 8-15 April 2016

 

“We had a lovely February half-term break in Dittisham. Enjoyed Ditsum strolls and views. Orchard Cottage cosy and comfy. Thanks!” – Deborah, Dan and the girls – February 2016

 

“Lovely, comfortable, well equipped cottage. Had a great break” – Fiona and Pete – 15-22 January 2016

 

“We have been coming on holiday with Dart Valley for 9 years. We stayed as usual in Orchard Cottage – feels like home now..it’s comfortable and just right for us.  Happy New Year” – Debbie, Joe and Grace – 23 December 2015 – 3 January 2016

 

“Thank you – this is a really lovely cottage and such a peaceful place. Thank you for finding a blind so promptly. Wonderful lounge and comfy beds. Its been a lovely break!” – Ruth and Trish – 5-12 October 2015

 

“Lovely cottage with everything needed for a good stay. We all enjoyed ourselves” – Karon, Paul and Alan – 17 September 2015

 

“Thank you for providing such as well equipped holiday cottage. We have enjoyed our stay” – Tracy – 10 September 2015

 

“Enjoyed our stay in this wonderful cottage. This is our 5th year in Dittisham. We’ll be back!!” – Gale and Martyn – 4 September 2015

 

“We come down to Dittisham every year for a month and this cottage never stops charming us! Our dog and children love to play in the Orchard and it is really good to have the shed at the side of the house to keep boat stuff in” – Chem, Chris, Charlotte, Nat and Duke (the dog) – 7-28 August 2015

 

“Dittisham never looses its magic and Orchard Cottage is a good base. It is comfortable and just the right size for us.  We have been coming to Dittisham for 50 years and have passed on our love for the area to our 4 children. There will always be a Wainwright here in the summer!!” – Jenny and Chris – 16 July 2015

 

“So peaceful! Beautifully appointed cottage” – Iain and Janine – 9 July 2015

 

“Dittisham is a magical village and we have loved the peace, quiet and comfort of Orchard Cottage. Thoroughly enjoyed our stay here. Our thanks to Christine at Dart Valley Cottages” – Diane and Ralph (Melbourne, Australia) – 19 June – 3 July 2015

 

“We had a superb stay and thoroughly enjoyed ourselves. We appreciated the milk, biscuits and flowers that were awaiting us. Very nice cottage in a lovely peaceful location. Thank you” – Robert – 12-19 June 2015

 

“Third time we have stayed at Orchard. Great place and location. We will be back soon!” – 1-8 May 2015

 

“Lovely clean cottage and beautiful weather – beyond our expectations! Boys loved it. Shame we have to go home. We first stayed in this cottage in July 2009 and are hoping to come back again soon!” – Peter, Rebecca, Lawrence (6) and Gabriel (3) – 10-17 April 2015

 

“Thank you. We have had a fantastic stay in your beautiful home. We will be back! Happy Easter” – The Murphy’s – 2-6 April 2015

 

“Lovely house, great location, very comfortable, everything we wanted and well equipped. Thanks very much!!!” – Simon and Nicky – 27- 31  March 2015

 

“We have had a great stay in your lovely home. It is our home from home during the Christmas season. We wish you a very happy New Year” – George, Wendy, Peter and, Rhys and Mylo (the dog) – Christmas and New Year 2014/2015 

 

“Having stayed at this cottage previously, it still lived up to our expectations” – David- 13-19 September 2014

 

“A well appointed property in a lovely location” – Mrs Bishop – 29 August – 5 September 2014

 

“Thank you for a lovely week in Orchard Cottage!” – Kate – 8-15 August 2014

 

“Cottage is in a beautiful location and fantastically equipped. Very comfortable. Enjoyed every minute and would love to return soon.” – Gemma – 25 July – 1 August 2014

 

“Thank you, thank you, thank you – we’ve had a wonderful week.  The cottage was so comfortable and nice.  Thank you for the flowers etc.  We also appreciate the fine weather which you must have arranged”  – Mary, Margaret and Eileen and Mollie (the dog) – 20 June 2014

 

“Thank you for the week we spent at Orchard Cottage, it has excellent facilities.  Hopefully we will be able to visit Dittisham again before too long”  – Pat – 22 May 2014

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+ Travel

Orchard Cottage is in the Dittisham Court complex a short walk from the Red Lion Pub

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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Dittisham

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“Thank you for letting us share your delightful cottage. Our first stay in Dittisham but will definitely make a return visit. Bit hilly but when the tide is out you can easily walk along the beach to the Ferry Boat Inn. A very relaxing week was enjoyed by the four of us. Me, him indoors and both dogs” – Sue and John – 12-19 May 2017

 

“A lovely delightful cottage in a beautiful village and area. The cottage is very comfortable and well equipped, making an enjoyable, peaceful holiday in a very pretty place. Dittisham has such lovely views from every corner! We hope to come back sometime for more! Great place to stay! Thank you” – Margaret and Derek – 9-16 September 2016

 

“Another enjoyable week in Orchard Cottage. We very much hope to be back next year. The WiFi was very much appreciated by my son who has to work. Thank you.” – The Ashfords – 9 September 2016

 

“Thank you for a lovely house for the week . It was perfect for us. The house was cosy and we spent several happy evenings cooking and watching films” – Rosalind, Charlotte, Gabriel and Fabia – 26 August – 2 September 2016

 

“Fabulous place to stay. Very peaceful and very comfortable. We will certainly be coming back” – Graham and Mitzi – 29 July – 2 August 2016

 

“What a delightful cottage. Very comfortable and light and airy. Had all our meals on the lovely patio overlooking the Orchard. Very relaxing and we love Dittisham. We’ll certainly stay here again” – Sheila and Mike – 18-22 July 2016

 

“Lovely cottage, very well equipped. We’d come again!” – Jane, John & Alex – 1-8 July 2016

 

“Lovely Cottage – very comfortable” – John & Rosemary – 24 June-1 July 2016

 

“Cottage was very well equipped and comfortable. Thank you!” – Jenna, Ed and Evelyn – 17-22 June 2016

 

“A very comfortable cottage in a lovely area with nice pubs and walks. Even the locals are friendly” – David and Frances – 10-17 June 2016

 

“Delightful little cottage. Although the weather was changeable we thoroughly enjoyed breakfasts on the terrace most mornings. Would hope to return God willing!” – Naomi and Bill (Australia) – 19 May 2016

 

“We had a lovely (mainly) dry week in beautiful Devon. Clean and well equipped cottage – making for a very pleasant stay. Many thanks for the little Easter Eggs on arrival! – Rebecca, Peter, Lawrence  (7) and Gabriel (4) – 8-15 April 2016

 

“We had a lovely February half-term break in Dittisham. Enjoyed Ditsum strolls and views. Orchard Cottage cosy and comfy. Thanks!” – Deborah, Dan and the girls – February 2016

 

“Lovely, comfortable, well equipped cottage. Had a great break” – Fiona and Pete – 15-22 January 2016

 

“We have been coming on holiday with Dart Valley for 9 years. We stayed as usual in Orchard Cottage – feels like home now..it’s comfortable and just right for us.  Happy New Year” – Debbie, Joe and Grace – 23 December 2015 – 3 January 2016

 

“Thank you – this is a really lovely cottage and such a peaceful place. Thank you for finding a blind so promptly. Wonderful lounge and comfy beds. Its been a lovely break!” – Ruth and Trish – 5-12 October 2015

 

“Lovely cottage with everything needed for a good stay. We all enjoyed ourselves” – Karon, Paul and Alan – 17 September 2015

 

“Thank you for providing such as well equipped holiday cottage. We have enjoyed our stay” – Tracy – 10 September 2015

 

“Enjoyed our stay in this wonderful cottage. This is our 5th year in Dittisham. We’ll be back!!” – Gale and Martyn – 4 September 2015

 

“We come down to Dittisham every year for a month and this cottage never stops charming us! Our dog and children love to play in the Orchard and it is really good to have the shed at the side of the house to keep boat stuff in” – Chem, Chris, Charlotte, Nat and Duke (the dog) – 7-28 August 2015

 

“Dittisham never looses its magic and Orchard Cottage is a good base. It is comfortable and just the right size for us.  We have been coming to Dittisham for 50 years and have passed on our love for the area to our 4 children. There will always be a Wainwright here in the summer!!” – Jenny and Chris – 16 July 2015

 

“So peaceful! Beautifully appointed cottage” – Iain and Janine – 9 July 2015

 

“Dittisham is a magical village and we have loved the peace, quiet and comfort of Orchard Cottage. Thoroughly enjoyed our stay here. Our thanks to Christine at Dart Valley Cottages” – Diane and Ralph (Melbourne, Australia) – 19 June – 3 July 2015

 

“We had a superb stay and thoroughly enjoyed ourselves. We appreciated the milk, biscuits and flowers that were awaiting us. Very nice cottage in a lovely peaceful location. Thank you” – Robert – 12-19 June 2015

 

“Third time we have stayed at Orchard. Great place and location. We will be back soon!” – 1-8 May 2015

 

“Lovely clean cottage and beautiful weather – beyond our expectations! Boys loved it. Shame we have to go home. We first stayed in this cottage in July 2009 and are hoping to come back again soon!” – Peter, Rebecca, Lawrence (6) and Gabriel (3) – 10-17 April 2015

 

“Thank you. We have had a fantastic stay in your beautiful home. We will be back! Happy Easter” – The Murphy’s – 2-6 April 2015

 

“Lovely house, great location, very comfortable, everything we wanted and well equipped. Thanks very much!!!” – Simon and Nicky – 27- 31  March 2015

 

“We have had a great stay in your lovely home. It is our home from home during the Christmas season. We wish you a very happy New Year” – George, Wendy, Peter and, Rhys and Mylo (the dog) – Christmas and New Year 2014/2015 

 

“Having stayed at this cottage previously, it still lived up to our expectations” – David- 13-19 September 2014

 

“A well appointed property in a lovely location” – Mrs Bishop – 29 August – 5 September 2014

 

“Thank you for a lovely week in Orchard Cottage!” – Kate – 8-15 August 2014

 

“Cottage is in a beautiful location and fantastically equipped. Very comfortable. Enjoyed every minute and would love to return soon.” – Gemma – 25 July – 1 August 2014

 

“Thank you, thank you, thank you – we’ve had a wonderful week.  The cottage was so comfortable and nice.  Thank you for the flowers etc.  We also appreciate the fine weather which you must have arranged”  – Mary, Margaret and Eileen and Mollie (the dog) – 20 June 2014

 

“Thank you for the week we spent at Orchard Cottage, it has excellent facilities.  Hopefully we will be able to visit Dittisham again before too long”  – Pat – 22 May 2014