Ground floor apartment, close to many fine beaches
Spacious open plan lounge / diner
For all your holiday home cooking
Enjoy a lazy breakfast or that family celebration
King-size bedroom with quality accessories and sofa bed
With quality linen for that perfect nights sleep
Large family bathroom
Perfect for entertaining
Ground floor apartment with owner's accommodation above
Sidmouth has it all - beach, shops, restaurants and history
1 / 10  Ground floor apartment, close to many fine beaches
2 / 10  Spacious open plan lounge / diner
3 / 10  For all your holiday home cooking
4 / 10  Enjoy a lazy breakfast or that family celebration
5 / 10  King-size bedroom with quality accessories and sofa bed
6 / 10  With quality linen for that perfect nights sleep
7 / 10  Large family bathroom
8 / 10  Perfect for entertaining
9 / 10  Ground floor apartment with owner's accommodation above
10 / 10  Sidmouth has it all - beach, shops, restaurants and history

The Old Reservoir

Sidmouth (1mls N), Devon
Sleeps 4
Bedrooms 2
Bathrooms 1
Change Fri
No Dogs
4
star
Downstairs bedroom
Downstairs bathroom
Internet access
Pub nearby
Shop nearby
Beach within easy reach
Apartment
Towels included
Travel cot available
Highchair available
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At a glance

  • Within walking distance of the beach and the Regency town of Sidmouth
  • Perfectly located to explore East Devon’s Jurassic Coastline
  • For avid walkers enjoy river walks and the South West Coast Path
  • This property also has a king-size sofa bed in the master bedroom - ideal for families
Property code: 62633

Enjoy the open-plan lifestyle of this single-storey property. The perfect Devonshire get away from it all retreat with off-road parking and walking distance to the beach, shops, pubs and restaurants.

Beautiful gardens and leisurely walks, Regency history, beaches and friendly shops, it’s all here in this designated Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty and all within a mile.The Jurassic Coast, a World Heritage Site spanning 95 miles of the coastline is within easy reach. Long pebble beaches are within walking distance, or just a short drive will take you to the popular beaches of Beer, Branscombe, Budleigh Salterton, Exmouth and Lyme Regis with its fossil hunting. There are excellent pubs and restaurants within the town and Sidmouth plays host to popular festivals all year round. Local attractions include Crealy Great Adventure Park, Bicton Gardens, The Caves at Beer, the Donkey Sanctuary and many coastal and river walks.

Approach this delightful single-storey, unique property by way of a gravel path and enter into the hall, the perfect place for all your holiday kit from your sun hats and sandals to your wellingtons and walking boots. From here doors lead off to the lounge/kitchen/diner and the bedrooms, bathroom and utility room. The kitchen and dining area together with the lounge forms the central hub of this property. The lounge area with TV and French doors that lead to the garden is the perfect place to relax after a day’s adventures. The kitchen area which is just perfect for your holiday home cooking requirements comprises of electric oven and induction hob, microwave, fridge, freezer and dishwasher, with the dining area seating six it's the ideal place for your holiday meals or to plan your days adventures. Heading back into the hallway we have a utility room with washing machine and sink. The bedrooms, both very spacious, consist of the master room which is a king-size with the added advantage of a king-size sofa bed for the occasional extra guests and bedroom two is also a king-size. Completing the accommodation and complimenting the contemporary feel running throughout is the bathroom with a bath, separate shower and WC.

Heading outside there is a patio area with furniture and a charcoal BBQ so why not enjoy some al fresco dining during your stay. There is also off-road parking available for two cars.

  • 2 Bedrooms – both  king-size - One of the bedrooms also has a king size sofa bed
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Electric oven and induction hob, microwave, fridge, freezer and dishwasher
  • Utility room with washing machine and sink
  • Electric and central heating included
  • Off-road parking for 2 cars
  • Wi-Fi included
  • Regret no pets
  • Charcoal BBQ available
  • Beach, shop, pub and restaurant within walking distance
  • TV in lounge area

Julie Clarke

This property joined our collection in 2018 and is managed by Julie.

Reviews

From guests that have stayed at the property.

Based on 24 guest ratings

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Reviewed by Susan, 16th July 2021

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A wonderful place to stay and relax, spacious, clean and beautifully cool in the heatwave we experienced. Super hosts, very friendly, on hand but not intrusive. An excellent location - we enjoyed several walks down into Sidmouth (beware of the steep path back) and it was a great base for us to explore the coast and countryside. Would definitely recRead moreommend - great for couples or family groups. Hide

Reviewed by Isabelle, 2nd July 2021

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Reviewed by Victoria, 18th June 2021

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Reviewed by Kevin, 7th May 2021

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A beautiful modern property in easy walking distance to bus stops and local shops. Large spacious rooms, all very well equipped and comfortable. A very quiet peaceful location. The owners were helpful and friendly. All in all we thoroughly enjoyed our stay.

Reviewed by Joy, 16th April 2021

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Fantastic apartment , owners were very friendly, half an hours walk into Sidmouth but a steep drive back up to the property - enjoyed watching Phoebe the big having her breakfast

Reviewed by Laurianne, 12th April 2021

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Amazing property, great location. Has all the comforts you need for a home away from home. Very friendly and welcoming hosts. Will definitely look to visit again!

Reviewed by Graham, 23rd December 2020

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Cottage absolutely perfect for our needs.

Reviewed by Partricia, 9th October 2020

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This property is perfect for a relaxing holiday everything you need is available onsite you only have to provide your personal items. Russ & Emma are on hand if needed without being intrusive. Around 25 minutes walk into Sidmouth for those who are able bodied as there is a very steep drive to access the property but plenty of parking in town and suRead morerrounding areas. A lot of thought In the design and building has gone into this property which is a credit to the owners Hide

Reviewed by Peter, 2nd October 2020

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Lovely place nice and clean, couple who own and run it were really nice, they were close by if needed but not intrusive. Lots to see and do around the area what ever the weather so all bases covered... We would go again....

Reviewed by Karen, 25th September 2020

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Our stay at The Old Resouvouir was beyond our expectations. The accommodation was spacious, clean and had everything we needed. The added touches to the property were lovely and the location was wonderful. The resident micro pig and squirrel had us all grabbing our cameras on many occasion. Emma the owner could not of been any more helpful and is sRead moreuch a lovely lady. We visited many beautiful scenic places, Sidmouth itself, Beer, Branscombe and Ottery and all are so near. Hide

Reviewed by Janine, 21st September 2020

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Beautiful apartment, well located with very welcoming hosts who didn't intrude upon our privacy.

Reviewed by Kim, 18th September 2020

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Reviewed by Alison, 11th September 2020

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Though lacking in a few extras like toilet roll, kitchen roll, food caddy bin bag etc. Beds were lovely, and very clean.

Reviewed by Jane, 28th August 2020

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The house was lovely, and so were Emma and Russ. We had everything we needed and it was a great location, really convenient for everything we wanted to do. We didn't want to leave, our daughter especially, we'll definitely be back!

Reviewed by Mercy, 21st August 2020

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A very lovely property! Hosts were very helpful, friendly and welcoming. Look forward to returning again!

Reviewed by Fay, 14th August 2020

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Lovely apartment, welcoming hosts Spacious and well maintained Clean and comfy Blissfully quiet On top of a steep hill so you need to be fit or drive, its a 25 minute walk to seafront

Reviewed by Andrew, 7th August 2020

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Outstanding accommodation in a peaceful area of Sidmouth, but still very easy access to all the amenities of the town itself. Emma and Russ were very friendly, helpful and welcoming, which ensured we settled in very quickly, and had a very relaxing and enjoyable week. Andy, Karen, Ian and Jean

Reviewed by John, 31st July 2020

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Great location and plenty of space. Practical living area to relax in.

Reviewed by Marilyn, 10th July 2020

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Lovely peaceful location and not far from Sidmouth with its shops and beach. The owners were very welcoming and kind.

Reviewed by Andrew, 20th February 2020

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If you want a "views of the sea" cottage - this isn't for you (the hills block it); if you want a fabulously appointed place to stay, with big rooms, great hosts, and a pig roaming around the garden - this is the place.

Reviewed by Stephen Philip, 20th September 2019

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Modern, well equipped apartment. Comfortable and a good location for exploring east Devon. Friendly owners, Russ and Emma live above the apartment and were available if needed but didnt intrude. Highly recommended for a relaxing break.

Reviewed by Edward, 13th September 2019

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This is a very comfortable property particularly with young children or people who are not so mobile as it is all on one floor. Very friendly and helpful hosts. Interesting location with good views from the garden. Perhaps slightly out of the town although there does seem to be a bus service down to the seafront. Supermarket and pub are a short walRead morek away but there is a steep gravel drive on your return. A very good place to stay to explore south Devon including Otterton, Budleigh and Lyme Regis. Hide

Reviewed by Hayley, 9th August 2019

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This is the most beautiful property I have stayed in! The owners are amazing and really helpful! The accommodation is excellent quality and lots of cooking implements! The location is quiet and hidden away but a short trip and there is the beach, shops and places to eat! The Bowd is a lovely pub to try but booking is essential. Once you have been, Read moreyou will be booking your next stay! Hide

Reviewed by John, 26th April 2019

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A beautifully spacious apartment with a high standard of furnishings and equipment. My elderly father was especially delighted with everything being on a single level and the easy to use walk-in shower. Emma and Russ were very welcoming hosts but not at all intrusive.

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