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

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  •   Friday Changeover
  •   Bed linen provided – please bring towels
  •   Central Heating
  •   Short breaks available please enquire
  •   Parking Pass (see details)


The Cottage is a very pretty holiday cottage in Dartmouth town. Situated towards the bottom of the picturesque Browns Hill steps this 150 year old town centre cottage is available to let. Browns Hill Steps was one of the original stepped pathways into Dartmouth. The Cottage is set over 3 floors with refreshing blue and white decor throughout and is just a two minute walk from the centre of Dartmouth and the river. This property is perfect for couples and small families alike to enjoy self catering holidays in South Devon, with a parking pass during the peak months (May 1st – Oct 31st).


Accommodation: The front door to The Cottage opens into a bright sitting/dining room with blue and white striped sofas, TV, DVD, CD player/radio and electric feature fire, white dining table and chairs.  An archway leads through to the white fitted kitchen which is very well equipped with a Bosch dishwasher, washing machine, tumble drier and fridge plus an electric oven, gas hob and microwave.


Upstairs: There is a twin bedroom and a bathroom with bath, shower over, toilet and basin.


The Second Floor: Has a sunny single bedroom with dual aspect windows and a double bedroom with south facing doors onto a juliette balcony with wrought iron safety railings offering views to the hills over Dartmouth.


Whilst there is no private parking there is space to stop at the bottom of Browns Hill to unload and a parking permit* for Mayors Avenue Car Park is provided over the peak months (1st May – 31st October)



*The car park permit is valid across the South Hamms at the following council run Carparks.

Dartmouth – Mayors Avenue, Park and Ride.

Slapton – Strete Gate, Torcross Layby, Slapton Memorial, Torcross Tank

Totnes – Old Market, Heath Way, Pavillion (long stay), Steamer Quay, Longmarsh, Heaths Nursery, North Street

Kingsbridge – Quay, Cattle Markety, Duncombe Park

Salcombe – North Sands, Shadycombe (01/10 – 31/03), Creek (01/04 – 30/09)

Bigbury – Bigbury on Sea

Ivybridge – Leonards Road

Modbury – Poundwell Meadow




“Lovely clean cottage. I’m sure we’ll return again and thank you for welcoming bottle of wine” – Chris and Fredricka – 7-14 October 2016


“What a gorgeous cottage. So near the shops, quayside, coffee shops and delightful Dartmouth. So much to do here and no need to take the car anywhere. Maybe our best holiday to date. So peaceful and quaint” – R & M Bristol – 23-30 September 2016


“Still love coming to The Cottage.  Lovely and clean when we arrived and thank you again for the bottle of wine and milk” – Margaret and Peter – 16 September 2016


“We have had a great week here, lovely cottage and location. We would love to come back. Thanks” – Annette, Lee, Ben and Theo – 29 August – 2 September 2016


“We have had a wonderful week here at the cottage! Thank you. Thi sis a lovely house in a perfect location – even with the very early dawn chorus of gulls. Loved the top room looking across to the harbour. This is our first stay in Dartmouth and we will definitely be visiting again next year. Thanks again!” – Hal, Isabella, Joshua, Cosima, Henry and Francesca – 5-12 August 2016



“Back again to one of our favourite places. Still love the cottage and Dartmouth itself. Thank you for the bottle of wine and milk. A good week all round.  We will be back next year again” – Margaret and Peter – 2-9 October 2015


“Another great stay in lovely Dartmouth. The cottage was very cosy & comfortable. As usual. Thank you for a fab holiday . We have already provisionally booked for next year – twice” – Slyv and Sal – 4-11 September 2015


“What can I say – great week, great weather, great accommodation, in a great spot. Also I caught over 300 crabs! – Julie, Dave, Cam, Fayre and Lee – 14-21 August 2015


“We have had a lovely mid-week break here. Great accommodation in a perfect picturesque spot. Hope to stay again soon! We love Dartmouth” – The Dodds – 11-14 August 2015


“Once again very much enjoyed staying in the lovely, comfortable cottage which is in the best location you could wish for.  Looking forward to another holiday here later in the year” – Sylv and Sal – 10 -17 July 2015


“Fabulous location in a wonderful cottage. Thank you. Loved the nautical feel in the cottage. Would recommend to anyone. Thanks for the wine and milk – a lovely welcome” – The Thompson’s – May 2015


“Lovely weekend – great accommodation – thank you! Hopefully be back again next year” – Kevin, Lynn and Matt – May 2015


“Fabulous location. We will be back” – Gerry, Eve, Joanna, Sophie & Ellis – 24-31 October 2014


“A nice relaxing week in this lovely cottage. We loved it here” – The Walkers and Steve – 24 September – 3 October 2014


“Great location – had a lovely few days. Cottage beautiful. Thank you so much for the wine and mild – such a nice touch” – Julie and Mark – 13-18 September 2014


“Gorgeous Cottage. Fabulous Location. Lovely Weather. All in All ….. Just Perfect! (As soon as we got home, we booked a week in July and a week in September for 2015 to beat the rush for this delightful cottage). The cottage was lovely, and perfectly positioned for a couple of shopaholics! Very clean, well furnished and with lots of local paintings, it was a lovely home to come home to each evening. We thoroughly enjoyed every moment spent there. The wine and milk were very much appreciated, and made us feel welcome. Thank you!” – Sally-Anne & Sylv – 5-12 September 2014


“We’ve had a lovely stay – weather warm – cottage very good – all the mod cons you would need” – Mike, Jean, Mac and Sue – 27 September 2013


“A lovely, easy cottage in a perfect position. Many thanks for the wine and milk – it was a really lovely touch.  We would love a return visit” Eileen, Alf and Jane – 20 September 2013


“A lovely cottage in a great location.  We had a lovely week and look forward to come back again.  Thank you.”- Neil, Tina, Mason and Amber – 17 August 2013