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Magnolia Cottage has 3 en-suite bedrooms suitable for up to 6 persons
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Magnolia Cottage has 3 en-suite bedrooms suitable for up to 6 persons
Sunny Living Room with views of the gardens
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44 reviews
Magnolia Cottage has 3 en-suite bedrooms suitable for up to 6 persons
Sunny Living Room with views of the gardens
En-suite shower room on ground floor
Shared Gardens
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Shared Gardens
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Cottage -
3 Bedrooms, 3 Bathrooms, Sleeps 6
Sidmouth, Devon, England

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Isabel W
Cheltenham, United Kingdom
1 review
“Home from Home”
Reviewed November 4, 2012 for a stay in October 2012

A short walk to the sea, this development of 5 cottages are in immaculate condition, with all amenities available, warmth, comfort and relaxation - perfect!

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Liked best: Location and comfort
Liked least: Not applicable
Travelling group: Extended Family
Would you recommend this hotel to a friend?   Yes.
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val g
Southbourne, United Kingdom
1 review
“great cottage in peaceful gardens just handy for sidmouth shops & prom”
Reviewed September 24, 2012 for a stay in September 2012

magnolia cottage is comfortable & peaceful in lovely surroundings. it,s a short walk to the shops & sea at sidmouth & also near lots of beautiful places to visit in the car. we had a lovely week here & were even lucky with good weather. a very relaxing place

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Liked best: the peaceful setting
Liked least: step into dining room
Travelling group: Extended Family
Would you recommend this hotel to a friend?   Yes.
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PAMELA H
Bristol, United Kingdom
1 review
“Excellent”
Reviewed July 24, 2012 for a stay in June 2012

A wonderful place to stay.For 9 Years we have found the accommodation first class.Situated in such beautiful gardens this is indeed a peaceful lovely cottage

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Liked best: The Cottage and the peaceful lovely Gardens.Proprieters so kind.
Liked least: The Weather!!!
Travelling group: Friends
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Longfield, United Kingdom
Reviewed May 26, 2012 for a stay in May 2012

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Travelling group: Other
Would you recommend this hotel to a friend?   Yes.
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Elizabeth...
Brisbane, Australia
1 review
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“Sidmouth and the Littlecourt Cottages are an unexpected delight !”
Reviewed April 8, 2012 for a stay in March 2012
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Having arrived in Sidmouth the previous day and after a rather cramped overnight hotel stay with 2 children, we decided to stay longer and explore more. The Sidmouth Information Centre pointed us in the direction of the self catering Littlecourt Cottages and we are so glad they did. We met Selwyn and moved with great delight into lovely Magnolia Cottage for a four night stay at an extremely reasonable rate even for Low Season.

From Sidmouth we were able to travel to local highlights such as the Donkey Sanctuary, and to Lyme Regis which was having a lovely warm day much like at home on the Gold Coast but with the added attraction of its amazing harbour walls and fossils.

We also had a day trip across to Cornwall for visits to Looe, Polperro and Mevagissey.

Best of all is the town of Sidmouth itself, beautifully positioned between two magically red headlands and promoted as "Regency Town on the Jurassic Coast". Walking around town is an entertainment in itself with a plethora of vibrant and unusual shops.

For the history minded there is a booklet available on the Blue Plaque buildings, and another lovely walk along the beachfront to Jacob's Ladder and Connaught Gardens. Sidmouth also marks the beginning of the South West Coast Path.

As the Cottages are so close to everything we enjoyed walking around town and discovering coffee and eating places. No need to find a car park !

Magnolia Cottage is beautifully outfitted with everything a family could want, including access to a washing machine, very important when travelling with children. The biggest delight was the prizewinning garden with many unique trees and plants.

On any future trip to the UK we would definitely return to Sidmouth and Littlecourt Cottages. [Sorry not techsavvy to do photos !]

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Liked best: Clean, sumptuous, roomy, beatifully outfitted accommodation and fab garden
Liked least: Having to leave to see other parts of UK on a relatively short trip
Travelling group: Family with Young Children
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