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5* Thatched Cottage Annex

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Overview of 5* Thatched Cottage Annex

5* Thatched Cottage Annex

4.9/5 Exceptional

Guests rated this property 5.0/5 for cleanliness.

Entire cottage

1 bedroom1 bathroomSleeps 2

Popular amenities

  • Kitchen
  • Outdoor Space

Cleaning and safety practices

  • Cleaned with disinfectant
  • Contactless check-in
  • Sheets and towels washed at 60°C
Torquay, ENG

Explore the area

  • AirportExeter (EXT-Exeter Intl.)27 min drive
  • Popular LocationDartmoor National Park28 min drive
  • Popular LocationPowderham Castle34 min drive
  • Popular LocationDevon Cliffs Beach38 min drive

Space details

1 bedroom, 1 bathroom, sleeps 2
388 sq ft
Bedroom 1
    1 double bed
Bathroom 1

About this property

Entire place

You'll have the entire cottage to yourself and will only share it with other guests in your party.

5* Thatched Cottage Annex

Adults-only cottage in Torquay
In preparation for your stay and the 'new normal', we have made changes to our cleaning protocols in line with HomeAway recommendations.
Please be assured that between each guest stay, the cottage will have been subjected to a rigorous deep clean to ensure the highest possible levels of cleanliness.
We are also providing anti-bacterial soap for your use.

Nestled in between Torquay and Teignmouth, Rosemary Cottage Annex is a one bedroom thatched cottage that's cosy and enormously inviting. This cottage has been renovated specifically as a holiday retreat with everything you need for a great Devon getaway.

The clever open plan layout of this property means that everything is on hand from the cute kitchen, the dining area or watching TV from the two-seater sofa. The master bedroom has a welcoming double bed and offers direct access to an enclosed garden area with a table and chairs that make it a tempting place to pass a couple of hours. This is a fine spot from which to soak up the views under the summer sun.

Parking is on a private drive at the side of the cottage. The cottage also benefits from wi fi for those who cant live without their technology.

A short walk away is the highly rated village pub in the centre of one of South Devon's most picturesque villages of Stokeinteignhead, with its thatched cottages and rural atmosphere. Opposite the pub is the volunteer run village shop to enable you to stock up on essential supplies and local produce. There are also many outdoor activities within the area including horse riding, golf and kayaking to name a few.

The cottage is situated in an ideal location, whether you wish to make a short trip to the seaside or make it an active day on the South West Coast Path. You are just a few miles away from the spectacular views and walks on Dartmoor. For those who want some retail therapy you are close to the historic city of Exeter, the market town of Newton Abbot and the famous Torquay English Riviera and harbour.

Kitchens offer fridges, hobs, microwaves and kitchenware and utensils. Bathrooms include a shower.
The recreational activities listed below are available either on-site or nearby; fees may apply.

Property manager

Neil Kirwin
Speaks English

Cleaning and safety practices

Enhanced cleanliness measures

Disinfectant is used to clean the property
High-touch surfaces are cleaned and disinfected
Sheets and towels are washed at 60°C or hotter


Contactless social distancing
This information is provided by our partners.

Property amenities


  • WiFi available


  • Fridge
  • Hob
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Electric kettle
  • Cookware/dishes/utensils
  • Toaster


  • 1 bedroom
  • Bed sheets provided


  • 1 bathroom
  • Shower
  • Soap
  • Towels provided
  • Toilet paper


  • TV

Outdoor areas

  • Garden


  • Heating


  • No pets allowed


  • Smoke-free property

Location highlights

  • Near the sea
  • In a rural location
  • Near a hospital
  • Near outlet shopping
  • Near a zoo
  • Near the bay
  • In a village

Things to do

  • Cycling nearby
  • Hiking nearby
  • Birdwatching nearby
  • Horse riding nearby
  • Fishing nearby
  • Hiking/biking trails nearby
  • Marina nearby
  • Cave exploring nearby
  • Mountain biking nearby

Safety features

  • Fire extinguisher
  • Smoke detector


  • Sleeps 2
  • Unit size: 388 sq ft (36 sq m)
  • Property does not allow children

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Check-in time starts at 3:00 PM
Minimum check-in age - 30


Check-out before 10:00 AM

Special check-in instructions

You will receive an email from the host with check-in and check-out instructions


Pets not allowed

Children and extra beds

This property welcomes adults only

Important information

You need to know

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy
Government-issued photo identification and a credit card, debit card or cash deposit may be required at check-in for incidental charges
Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges; special requests cannot be guaranteed
On-site parties or group events are strictly prohibited
Safety features at this property include a fire extinguisher and a smoke detector
This property is managed through our partner, Vrbo. You will receive an email from Vrbo with a link to a Vrbo account, where you can change or cancel your reservation

Property is also known as

5 Thatched Cottage Annex Torquay
5 Thatched Annex Torquay
5 Thatched Annex

About this area


Located in Torquay, this cottage is in a rural area and by the sea. Bygones Victorian Museum and Pavilions Teignmouth are cultural highlights, and some of the area's attractions include Babbacombe Model Village and Gardens and Grand Pier. Paignton Zoo and Greenway House and Garden are also worth visiting. Discover the area's water adventures with sailing and fishing nearby, or enjoy the great outdoors with cycling and mountain biking.

What's nearby

  • Torquay Golf Club - 6 min drive
  • Babbacombe Model Village and Gardens - 6 min drive
  • Dartmoor National Park - 28 min drive
  • Powderham Castle - 34 min drive
  • Devon Cliffs Beach - 38 min drive

Getting around

  • Teignmouth Station - 7 min drive
  • Exeter (EXT-Exeter Intl.) - 27 min drive


  • Thatched Tavern Inn - 14 min walk
  • Restaurant at Orestone Manor - 3 min drive
  • Cafe Ode - 3 min drive
  • The Strand Cafe - 4 min drive
  • The Clipper - 4 min drive

Frequently asked questions

Overall score and ratings



Rating 5 - Excellent. 77 out of 88 reviews
5 - Excellent 88%
Rating 4 - Good. 10 out of 88 reviews
4 - Good 11%
Rating 3 - Okay. 1 out of 88 reviews
3 - Okay 1%
Rating 2 - Poor. 0 out of 88 reviews
2 - Poor 0%
Rating 1 - Terrible. 0 out of 88 reviews
1 - Terrible 0%




Staff & service




Property conditions & facilities

5/5 Excellent

Second stay and still as lovely
We stayed at the annex earlier this year and loved the location so much and the annex we returned. Neil is very helpful and nothing too much trouble. We will be back next year for sure!

4/5 Good

Rosemary cottage
Good. But from our point of view a little disappointing that we could not walk anywhere safely . We should of done our homework more 😜 Neil was very friendly and we enjoyed our week. The quietness was fantastic 👍

5/5 Excellent

Cottage review
Very clean property with good covid policy, with Shaldon a short drive away

4/5 Good

A week experiencing South devon
The property had everything required for our stay. It was a shame that th inside didn't reflect the outside but was very comfortable

5/5 Excellent

Great location, lovely property
Compact, but perfect fir 2 people. All amenities you could want and a lovely garden to relax. Really peaceful but only 15 mins walk to pub it beautiful, quite beach. It is quite hilly around the area but beautiful. Neil was really friendly and helpful. .