Perched above the bustling Brixham Harbour, Rock Cottage is a beautiful semi-detached home boasting panoramic views over the Marina and town's fishing port. The huge picture window located in the living room, and the terrace outside the kitchen/diner, command views that are unrivalled in the town. Rock Cottage is just a 2 minute walk to the harbour area that boasts family pubs, restaurants and quaint independent shops. This beautiful cottage sleeps 6 and is pet friendly. The perfect retreat.
The cottage is set over four floors offering plenty of space for your family.
When you first walk in you will see the sitting room with the large picture window overlooking the harbour offering stunning views of the harbour and marina. Well equipped with plenty of board games, comfy seating as well as a desk and chair facing the views should you require a desk area.
On the lower ground level is a large open kitchen that is equipped with a large gas range cooker, integrated dishwasher and a washer dryer as well as being well equipped with crockery and cooking requirements. There is a family size Fridge Freezer as well as a kettle, toaster, microwave and a Nespresso machine. There is also a spacious dining area and table facing the french doors which directly lead you to the terrace where you can enjoy an early morning coffee while you take in the beautiful Marina views.
There is also a small bathroom located on this floor.
On the first floor there is a pretty bedroom with a set of full size bunk beds overlooking the harbour. Next door is an attractive double bedroom featuring a comfy king size bed, a chest of drawers and an elegant dresser unit. There is a large family bathroom also featuring a bath and a thermostat shower.
On the top floor there is a spacious bedroom with a comfortable double bed and a sofa bed if required and the velux windows provide views of the harbour and breakpoint. The en-suite has a walk in electric shower cubicle as well as toilet and sink
The garden is easily accessed on the ground floor and is secure and private.
The Town and Harbour are just a two minute walk from the property. The cottage's unique location means that private parking is not available immediately outside the property but there is ample parking in the public roads near the property. Spaces are generally available in both Garlic Rea and Great Rea Road all within a short walking distance.
- Check in: 3pm Check out: 10am
- £100 security deposit
- Sofa bed located on the top floor which can accommodate two children
- Dogs welcome. £35 pet fee applies per pet per stay.
Famous for fishing, art and those colourful houses lining the harbour, Brixham is one of the busiest fishing ports in the UK and is home to some of the finest sea food you can think of, but it isn’t just about fishing. Brixham is also rife with art and culture and has several unique attractions suitable for the whole family.
Brixham is a great destination for art lovers, the town has a great range of art galleries that feature local artists as well as showcasing visiting installations. On the Strand, you’ll even have the opportunity to see artists working.
The town also boasts a museum and tours around the coast so you can get a real taste of its maritime heritage. Brixham is the home of the Golden Hind replica, a recreation of Sir Francis Drake’s flagship. Visitors can experience life on board and explore all five decks, it’s a great exhibition for kids learning about the Tudors or for adults who want to find out a bit more about the UK’s history.
Being a fishing port, you can expect a great choice of seafood restaurants with many independent, local establishments offering menus made from fresh local produce. It isn’t all fish though, Brixham’s restaurants and cafes are also supplied by an excellent selection of butchers and green grocers. You’ll be spoilt for choice!
For walkers, The South West Coast Path will take you as far as your legs will carry you, and entertaining the little ones couldn’t be easier with Paignton Zoo, The Dartmouth Steam Railway and Splashdown @ Quay West all within a short drive.
The cottage is just a 5 minute walk from Brixham's transport hub as well as the ferry hub which offers boat trips to Torquay and Dartmouth.
The cottage is also located just a few mins from the famous SW Coastal Path and is just 2 minutes into the town centre.