Pink Flowers at The Garden Cottage

What they had to say

At the Garden Cottage we love to hear from our guests, so please take a few moments to write in our Guest Book or email us at [email protected].

Since 2004 we have been welcoming guests at the cottage, and below are a few of their thoughts and suggestions to help you make your holiday that little bit more memorable.

Testimonials From Previous Guests

Beautiful peaceful surroundings in a very pretty comfortable and tidy cottage. The Wine, eggs & scones were such welcoming surprises, so thanks for everything Sian and Nick. Will certainly recommend & come again xx

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We have really enjoyed this beautiful cottage with every facility you could wish for. So peaceful and quiet, and really friendly owners. Thank you for the cream tea, eggs, milk etc. They were very much appreciated. Will certainly recommend. 

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Mike and I would just like to thank you for our lovely peaceful holiday at the Garden Cottage last week.  The cottage had everything you could possibly need and the cream tea and cider on arrival was superb!

There are plenty of things to see and places to visit within the area but the peace and quiet at the cottage was really amazing.

 

Thank you once again – we shall certainly recommend this to our relatives and friends.

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We have had a lovely, relaxing holiday which was just what we needed. Perfect accommodation with nice touches such as the cream tea on arrival, really well stocked kitchen and a friendly cat! Thank you

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A wonderful cottage with all you could want. Thank you for the extras (Cider, scones, jam and cream, eggs and milk and the champagne when you realised it was our wedding day. The cottage is cosy and very clean, the host Sian was very kind and helpful, and sheep - well he is adorable, visited us several times a day. Thank you

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Lovely little cottage, very welcoming and homely. Had an amazing time, the scones and cider were very much appreciated on our arrival. Would definitely come back. 

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We have had a lovely holiday. The cottage is exceptional in pretty and relaxing setting. we have also enjoyed some beautiful coastal walks, thank you so much for scones, eggs and cider.

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A lovely peaceful stay with a beautiful setting & wonderfully considerate hosts!

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Beautiful home + all the comforts anyone could want. Outstanding countryside too! The new INN and the Globe in Beaford (10 min drive) by far the best places to eat. Thank you for a lovely stay. x

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Had a lovely week in this peaceful cottage. Very good decor, furniture and bedding. Everything in the kitchen that you needed. Superb garden views with a good variety of birds. Thank you, Sian and Nick, for the homemade scones and other bits. Last but not least, sweep who came to see us every day. Home from home. Loved it.

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We have had the perfect restful break we needed. Lovely cottage hideaway but close to beaches. Going home refreshed, thank you.

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My new favourite holiday cottage. Spacious, clean and well equipped with a lovely garden and great views, Along with a good central location. Perfect for a mum and young daughter visiting relatives in the area. Looking forward to our next visit. Thank you

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Wonderful cottage, everything we needed to cook with. Would stay again. Thankyou xxx

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We had a delightful few days here, thank you very much. Visited Rosemoor, Appledore, Bucks mills, and enjoyed the wonderful views, brill setting and a bit of stargazing. Loved the scones!

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Dear Sian and Nick, What a wonderful time! Everything from Kingscott house to Cornwall - dinners lunches, waffles and muffins. We have had a wonderful holiday, we look forward to seeing you in 2018.

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Had a fabulous stay, wish it was longer. So peaceful and comfortable. Lovely days walking on the beaches, excellent wind down. Thank you

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Charming, delightful cosy and warm. Thank you for everything, scones, eggs, cider

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Another year, Another fantastic family Christmas. Thank you very much for everything.

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Another year and another fantastic family Christmas. Thankyou Sian and Nick for everything.

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Had a lovely week in this beautiful cottage with stunning views. The scones eggs and cider were delicious and we thoroughly enjoyed our stay here. Including the watching the birds by the cottage. Lovely week!

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Very comfortable, peaceful and quiet. (and warm!) great week.

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Very comfortable, peaceful, quiet and warm. Great week. 

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Had a lovely week in this beautiful cottage with stunning views. The scones, eggs and cider were delicious and we thoroughly enjoyed our stay here, including watching the birds playing with the cat, lovely week!

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Peace, serenity, rest and relaxation. Wonderful surroundings and garden, thank you for making us feel so welcome. Weather was marvellous!!

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We had a really good week, plenty of cycling and walking. The scones and cider were really appreciated.

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A wonderful cottage, the cream tea and cider were very welcome! North Devon is just beautiful and thank you for ordering the sunshine!

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Lovely cottage, everything we could wish for plus delicious cream tea, cider and a free pet! (Sweep the cat did visit us frequently!) Great week! 

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Despite all the rain we had a lovely time, it’s a beautiful cottage with lovely views (and delicious scones.) Thank you.

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An amazing cottage with stunning views. Thankyou Sian and Nick for the delightful cream tea and cider, very well received! This was the perfect holiday after a difficult year and we will certainly miss it and sweep, who was a regular welcome visitor. Thankyou.

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Wow, what a lovely place. Stunning views, peaceful garden so well kept and Sian and Nick are really nice and helpful too. We loved all the bird sightings which included a pheasant! We loved the lovely cat- Sweep too. We will be bac, thanks again.

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Thank you for a relaxing stay, all of the finishing touches help make the cottage a cosy and welcoming return after ‘bracing’ summer walks around Devon. Blissfully peaceful, would highly recommend! 

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What an amazing cottage! Lovely warm welcome with the wonderful cream tea and beautiful fresh sweet peas. Would highly recommend this beautiful cottage and can’t wait to come back soon, thank you so much Sian and Nick.

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Lovely, lovely, lovely! But… who went home with the ice cube tray? Devon cream tea and cider, wow, that’s different, but good! Huge towels- brilliant!

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A perfect place to relax and refresh on all levels. Thankyou. 

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Thank you Sian and Nick for your warm welcome to the Garden Cottage. It had everything we needed to a very high standard- welcome treats included! We found The Grouse Inn in Kings Nympton was our first choice for food and drinks. Hope to return soon.

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Beautiful cottage in a peaceful setting, managed to wear ourselves out on many stunning walk, we also highly recommend The Mason’s Arms.

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Most lovely cottage, even better than before. Really enjoyed our stay.

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Well-equipped cottage, blessed with good weather, great walks- the guide’s very useful, had a really nice visit.

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Our third visit to this delightful cottage and area, such a peaceful and comfortable cottage with so many thoughtful touches.

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Thank you for the warm welcome by the hosts and unexpectedly we were also welcomed by a lovely cat and pheasants!

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Me and Shaun have had a lovely stay in the garden cottage, it really feels like home despite only being here for a few days. We have enjoyed walks around Stoney Ford and lounging in the stunning garden, thank you for the cream tea!

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Thank you for the scones on arrival and providing all the little things we would have forgot. Loved the New Inn for lunch. Baby Grace loved watching the pheasants outside.

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Been made to feel so welcome, lovely scones and wine. Most lovely cottage and beautiful place to stay. Thank you!

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The best post-Christmas ever.

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Thank you for the ease of booking, the warm welcome, the scones and wine and especially this beautiful, pretty cottage. 

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We have been so lucky with warm, sunny days. Forgotten how quiet the countryside can be. First class accommodation. Enjoyed our holiday. Thank you.

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Fantastic, idyllic place - Far From the Madden Crowd. The surgery so understanding and responsive to illness too!

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Such a tranquil spot! Loved stargazing too. Thanks for the comfort and the welcome.

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A beautiful, comfortable cottage from which to explore this lovely area. Clovelly, Arlington Court, RHS Rosemoor and Lynton and Lynmouth are all worth a visit. Good walking along the Westward Ho! coastal path and at Saunton Sands. Lovely food at the New Inn, Roborough. Many thanks for the goodies on arrival.

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We spent a wonderfully relaxing week. Cottage perfect. Wine and scones a lovely touch! Weather gorgeous. Will be back.

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Absolutely idyllic, surrounding area breathtaking. Wonderful hosts, cottage so comfortable and welcoming.

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Friendly welcome, helpful advice, lovely place to stay. Thank you.

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Wonderful location and would love to come back. Will recommend to others. Thank you for your hospitality. A fantastic week.

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Absolutely superb!

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We had a really lovely holiday. Weather could have been better. The cottage was wonderful, the little extras were really lovely. Would love to come back again. Had a really lovely Sunday lunch at the New Inn, would highly recommend it.

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We have had a truly wonderful week, despite the mixed weather! The cottage is a lovely base for our travels and we have really felt at home. The scones were lovely and the peace and quiet - heavenly. Thank you for your hospitality.

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Just wonderful!

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Lovely relaxing week. Good walking, great food, perfect weather. Lovely place to stay.

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We had a lovely time here! Thank you for all the personal touches, including the tea. A welcoming place to stay. We will be back and recommend to others.

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An absolute delight!

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A beautiful, peaceful and scenic place. The perfect haven for us to spend our 10th wedding anniversary. Thank you - all the personal touches made our arrival most welcome after such a long journey. You truly have thought of everything - a wonderful week.

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Another lovely holiday here. The cottage is exceptional. Many thanks for the welcome goodies. We look forward to coming again.

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We could not have wished for a better place to stay or for better weather! We have had a fabulous week. Thanks.

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What a tasteful cottage. Thank you for a restful holiday. Love the cream tea and bottle of wine.

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A beautiful place to stay to get away from it all and de-stress. Excellent facilities provided. Enjoyed our walks to Roborough via several routes. Lovely pub. Many thanks.

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Can only echo the sentiments of previous guests. Outstanding accommodation and total tranquillity. A special thank you to Sian and Nick for welcome pack and our family invasion. Thank you so much.

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What a wonderful stay! We are so sad to leave such a charming and beautiful area. Thanks for your hospitality.

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We would like to thank you for our lovely stay. The Garden Cottage is beautiful and cosy and you have included some very special touches. We hope to return soon. P.S Thank you for the gorgeous cream tea and the wine.

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Another relaxing week and we survived the storm. Thanks for the lovely cream tea and wine.

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Thank you for a lovely visit, we loved the cream tea on arrival. Stunning views and we leave refreshed. Thank you again.

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Thank you for your kind welcome with the wine and cream tea. We have had a most enjoyable four days holiday in your lovely cottage in quiet and peaceful surroundings. We love your garden, especially the cyclamen. We've also enjoyed watching the birds and visits from the pheasants. We enjoyed visits to Croyde, Rosemoor Gardens, Watersmeet and Lynmouth.

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We were very lucky with the weather, Friday to Monday were like summer again. Did 3 walks (one up to the New Inn for Sunday lunch) and a 28 mile bike ride on the Tarka Trail. The New Inn menu is very good and friendly welcome. Thank you for our lovely welcome and goodies, very much appreciated. Thanks for a really nice stay.

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This beautifully presented and comfortable cottage has been a pleasure to stay in. It's extremely well equipped and clear that a great deal of thought has gone into what is an excellent place to stay. Many thank, not least for the welcoming goodies.

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Super stay in perfect peaceful location. Extremely well equipped. Many thanks for the wine and scones.

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Super cute cottage in lovely surroundings. A wonderful relaxing retreat. Thanks for the cream tea and wine on arrival.

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The cottage and surroundings more than make up for the disappointing weather. The best Helpful Holiday cottage we have stayed at.

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Nicely situated retreat. Good views, peaceful and quiet. Interesting walks in this area too. Thank you Sian and Nick.

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Lovely cottage and perfect setting. Treats on arrival very much appreciated. Many thanks.

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Accommodation - excellent; Welcome - excellent; Weather - excellent; Food at the New Inn - excellent. Many, many thanks Sian and Nick.

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So peaceful and quiet, a real treat. Thanks.

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Smashing cottage, we're much obliged to you.

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Delightful

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Thank you for the cream tea etc. and beautiful sweet peas. Very comfortable cottage, relaxing and weather great.

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Thank you for the cream tea and wine. Have enjoyed a very relaxing holiday.

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Beautiful cottage in an ideal setting, we really enjoyed our time walking in the area. The cream tea and wine were a very nice touch.

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Thank you for your warm welcome and amazing cream tea and wine. It is so beautiful here and the cottage has been a wonderful place to stay. You've thought of everything. We've had a lovely relaxing week. We will definitely be recommending you. Many thanks.

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Thank you. We have had a lovely holiday and very much appreciate the comfort and cleanliness of your cottage.

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Appealing cottage outside and in - peaceful location, enjoyed the artwork. Enjoyable varied walking. Had a great day (and lunch) at Broomhill Sculpture Garden, very quirky.

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Lovely cottage, perfect setting and a nice place to take a break during our trip around England. Thank you.

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Very enjoyable stay. Thank you for the treats.

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One of the most peaceful places we have ever stayed. Lovely cottage with everything we needed. Really enjoyed watching the beautiful birds in the garden.

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Absolutely perfect! We couldn't fault a single thing about this cottage, even if we tried. Thank you Sian and Nick.

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Lovely cottage in beautiful, relaxing surroundings. Thank you for the cream tea and wine on arrival. We have enjoyed our stay very much despite the changeable weather. We’ll be back and will recommend you to friends. Such a lovely peaceful place. Everyone in this guest book has written the same things we feel about Garden Cottage. It is so clean and tidy and everything is perfect like a real home from home. Thank you Sian and Nick for you hospitality and for the chance to stay in this pretty cottage.

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The cottage is all we could have wished for and so peaceful. Thank you also for the wine and cream tea. Shame the weather was so wet.

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Wonderful long weekend, plenty of relaxing and a couple of local walks. Agree with so much that has been written in this book. Wonderful cottage in amazing surroundings with everything just perfect so a wonderful time was had here. Thank you for all you do to make staying here feel so special.

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Thanks for the warm welcome, scones and wine, also for your prompt attention to the problem with the TV. Lovely cosy cottage and a treat to watch the squirrel just outside.

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Another enjoyable week in this lovely cottage, our third visit. Many thanks for your warm welcome.

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Time is said to go quick when you are enjoying yourself and it flew by for me. Garden Cottage was home from home, well recommended. Thanks.

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We've had a lovely holiday. Garden Cottage is all we could ask for - lovely. Thanks so much for the cream tea and wine.

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Beautiful cottage in serene setting. Really enjoyed the personal touches and well equipped cottage. We think they may have edged into gold position!

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Friendly welcome and thanks for the tea and wine, much appreciated. Lovely cottage and very well equipped. Weather very mixed but didn't spoil a lovely holiday. Excellent.

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What a pity the weather didn’t match this lovely cottage. Thanks.

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Our second stay at The Garden Cottage. As good as our first visit, relaxing and peaceful. The weather was very mixed but didn't stop us getting out and about. Very good.

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Third stay here and just as good as the first two.

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A lovely cottage, very comfortable and well equipped in a fabulous location. Views stunning. Had a relaxing week. Thank you.

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Wonderful environment, Garden Cottage. Thank you for the great time here. Best regards. Sun every day and wonderful weather.

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Very comfortable, spotlessly clean and very well equipped cottage in a lovely setting and wonderful views. A perfect, peaceful retreat at the end of a busy day exploring the area. Many thanks for the goodies and wine, very much appreciated.

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Lovely cottage. A lovely relaxing week in lovely countryside. Many thanks.

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We felt very welcome and comfortable here in your beautiful cottage and wonderful countryside. Thank you.

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Lovely cottage and welcoming cream tea. Mixed week of weather but none the less a relaxed week away. Trip to Lundy Island and cycling the Tarka Trail. Good food at the New Inn, The Hunters and Instow Arms. Many thanks.

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A lovely short break in the cottage. We appreciated the arrival card but also being left to enjoy our time here.

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We had a great time in the cottage and the area. Thank s for making it a great week.

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What more can one add to what has already been written. Perfect cottage and peaceful location. Thank you also for the wine and goodies.

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Thank you Sian for your warm welcome, for the lovely card of welcome, the delicious cream tea and fresh flowers. The Garden Cottage has been lovingly furnished and decorated and we have enjoyed every moment here.

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The cottage is all and more than we hoped for. Thank you Sian for the kind extras - top wine! Felt really at home in every way.

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Totally relaxing holiday in your beautiful cottage. Thank you for your welcome gifts. Most enjoyable. A lovely holiday.

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A wonderful relaxing week. Heatwave for 4 days, cold and stormy the rest of the week. Lovely cottage, thanks for all the extras, much appreciated!

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An enjoyable week despite a week of mixed weather. A well presented cottage in lovely surroundings.

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Enjoyed a relaxing week walking and biking. Fremington Quay a good stop for lunch and Devon cream teas. Weather mixed but it did not dampen our spirits. Lovely comfortable cottage and warm welcome. Thank you.

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Nice cottage, lovely setting. Good holiday. Thanks very much.

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So much to see in glorious Devon and to stay in your beautiful Garden Cottage just topped our fabulous relaxing week. Many thanks.

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A lovely relaxing last minute break to celebrate our 31st wedding anniversary. Beautiful cottage, very comfortable. Thank you.

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A really lovely cottage in beautiful surroundings making a last minute holiday very enjoyable but over too soon. Thanks for the lovely extras, much appreciated.

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Lovely cottage in a perfect setting for a relaxing holiday complete with lots of wildlife in the garden. Weather very mixed but plenty to see and do in North Devon. Many thanks - hope to come back again.

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Very pleasing accommodation in a beautiful part of the country. The Civil War connection was of much interest to me.

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Exceptional cottage in lovely area, therefore had a fabulous week. Thank you.

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Places not to miss - Hartland Point, Appledore, Instow, Watersmeet in Exmoor, the Dartmoor ponies, Peppercombe and Lynmouth. The best - Hartland Point (amazing views).

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What can we say that hasn't been said before about this lovely cottage, except thank you for all the little touch that made our holiday extra special.

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A most enjoyable week. Very quiet and very relaxing.

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Perfect setting for a relaxing week. Wish we could take the view from the cottage with us. Thank you for the goodies.

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A lovely cottage. Thank you Sian. Would like to return.

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Super cottage, excellent standard of equipment and cleanliness. Welcoming owners.

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Lovely to see you again, another perfect week.

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Excellent accommodation in such a quiet, peaceful setting. Ideal location to sit back and relax. Lots of wildlife with regular visitors to the garden, tawny owl, woodpecker and range of other birds. Very enjoyable stay.

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We returned after five and a half years and the cottage and setting is as beautiful as we remember and this time we had the weather too. Perfect.

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Excellent cottage. Very enjoyable spring break.

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Superbly equipped cottage, plus welcoming treats, plus warm and sunny spring weather, plus wildlife and views in abundance, plus welcoming and generous hosts = perfect base to explore Devon and Cornwall for 3 weeks stay.

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Weather mostly sunny - cottage bright and cheery too. Great beaches. Sandymouth, Hartland Quay, Hartland village a real time warp. Rosemoor Gardens are superb. We loved the sunrise through the trees in the garden. Garden birds ate a ton of sunflower seeds and nuts! We had better come back again to keep them fed! Thanks for the scones and wine.

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Have had a great week in this delightful property in this beautiful part of Devon. Had plenty of fresh air and exercise with walks and cycling, so this was a comfortable retreat at the end of every day. We appreciated your welcoming touches and attention to detail. Thank you.

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Thank you for making us feel so welcome in Garden Cottage. We have been most comfortable and enjoyed our stay.

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Weather not great but cottage more than compensated. Loved the mix of old and new and Kath Kidston. The cream tea and wine very welcome. Now found a little gem to come to when next in North Devon. Thanks again.

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Lovely cottage, weather mixed but we had a good week. Thank you for your goodies.

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Great holiday, we loved your beautiful cottage - lovely décor. Thank you for the welcome gifts.

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A wonderful location. Thank you for a beautiful and relaxing week.

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Lovely cottage, many thanks to Jackie for looking after it so well and the welcome gifts and extras in the kitchen, which were much appreciated.

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Excellent cottage, thoughtfully furnished and equipped. Spotlessly clean! Loved the arboretum. A good holiday.

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Great, thanks very much, lovely garden and cottage.

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Lovely well equipped cottage, perfect for both land and coastal walking - lovely week.

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Absolutely great, cottage and weather. Loved all the little touches, wine and cream tea. Thank you so much for letting us share it with you.

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We have loved our week in your beautiful cottage. The garden too has been a great source of pleasure. Perfect weather too.

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Thank you for a lovely week, very relaxing and peaceful. Beautiful cottage with a stunning view. We loved the pheasants 'Ant and Dec.' We would love to come again.

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Lovely week. Cottage had everything we needed and was the perfect base to explore North Devon and beyond. Hassle free.

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A lovely setting, peaceful and comfortable. Beautiful wild flowers along the lane hedges. Thank you for the bottle and biscuits. Devon in June is FAB.

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Beautiful, serene and tranquil. Perfect accommodation. What more can you ask?

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Very comfortable and tastefully designed accommodation in beautiful surroundings, sets the standards for what a holiday cottage should be. A very enjoyable week.

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Beautiful cottage, first class. Very well equipped. Lovely setting, pity the weather wasn't the same. Thanks for the goodies, went down a treat.

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Delightful accommodation and the welcoming touches were much appreciated as were all the books and local information.

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Very warm welcome from a very nice couple. Beautiful cottage with everything you would need to have the perfect English holiday. Will recommend to all our friends. Hope to return again soon and look forward to seeing Sian and Nick.

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The perfect place to recharge the batteries.

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A wet and windy week, we have walked in quiet woods and cycled along the Tarka Trail. Lovely views over to Dartmoor. Goldfinches appreciate sunflower seeds. Well-equipped and beautifully furnished cottage.

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Lovely cottage, great personal touches with welcome tray and wine. FAB!

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Lovely and comfortable. Enjoyed our break at the cottage. Big thanks for the welcoming tea and scones. Great relaxing holiday.

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After an awful journey of rain and gales it was bliss to arrive at this lovely comfortable cottage. Many thanks for the cream tea. We have enjoyed our week of windy weather.

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Thank you for such a lovely comfortable visit. We always love seeing you. We'll be back next November to see Great Uncle Nick and Great Auntie Sian.

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A great place to stay.

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Thank you for a lovely week.

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Our second visit which is just as good as the first. Thank you for a great place to stay. See you for the third visit.

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What more can we add? We agree with all the sentiments written previously about Garden Cottage. Certainly one of the best properties we've rented. We really did appreciate the cream tea and cava and the welcoming card. We particularly like the way that you have mixed traditional with a contemporary style, it works beautifully. Special thanks to Mrs Petherbridge for doing such a good job. We have had such an enjoyable long weekend and we would really love to return. Lovely to meet you both.

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Thank you for a lovely holiday in your charming cottage. Many thanks.

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You've given the cottage that magic touch. Your thoughtfulness has made our week here a truly lovely holiday. Thank you.

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You have got everything just right. Garden Cottage is a little gem. Thank you for the welcome goodies, another lovely touch and of course we had lovely weather!

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A lovely enjoyable week in a lovely cottage. Thanks for the wine and scones. We will be back again.

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We enjoyed two wonderful weeks in Kingscott Garden Cottage with interesting excursions to the seaside, nice walks and peaceful nights. Thank you.

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A lovely cottage in a beautiful garden in an astonishing country. Quiet nights wonderful walks, in short a nice holiday. Thank you.

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Our 4th stay in your lovely comfortable cottage, just as enjoyable as the first time. Appreciated the cream tea and wine. Thank you.

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Thank you for the wine and scones as a welcome - delicious. Very comfortable cottage, home from home.

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Many thanks for the relaxing time we spent in Garden Cottage.

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Many thanks for the quite excellent accommodation and the delicious cream tea.

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A very enjoyable week. Cottage is spacious and pleasant with every comfort. Delightful location with wonderful views. The bottle of wine and scones on arrival were much appreciated.

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We appreciated the cream tea, which we had on arrival. Mixed weather but we have had an enjoyable break. Enjoyed train travel Umberleigh to Exeter, Plymouth and Eggesford. Always a pleasure to return to a comfortable well serviced cottage in such lovely surroundings.

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We have thoroughly enjoyed our week in this super cottage, especially the welcome goodies. This is a lovely area and we have found lots of fascinating and interesting places to explore. Thank you for equipping the cottage to such a high standard.

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Lovely cottage, the best we've ever stayed in. Thanks for the wine and scones (yummy). Hope to come back soon. Thanks.

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Wow - our reaction on arrival at such a lovely cottage in such a tranquil spot. Wow - our reaction on leaving after a sunny week of walking in beautiful countryside and relaxing in the best equipped cottage we have ever stayed in. We especially enjoyed the variety of wonderful pictures on the walls and the maps of every scale covering both immediate and surrounding areas. Thank you for your thoughtful hospitality.

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A lovely relaxed week in this very comfortable cottage. Thank you for your kind hospitality.

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A very enjoyable stay. An excellent cottage in every way and the surrounding area in beautiful. We appreciated the warm welcome. Look forward to another visit.

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Another very restful week and again glorious weather. Thank you for letting us use you perfect cottage.

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Thank you for another enjoyable stay in your lovely cottage. Sorry we had to cut our stay short. Hope to see you again.

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Once again nice cottage all the same as when we were here in 05. Back to celebrate our first wedding anniversary. Very nice. Best place to east is the Cranford Inn, five minutes down the road. Thanks.

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Peace and quiet and a comfortable bed. What more can one ask for? The Merry Harriers and Bucks Cross on the A39 is worth a visit and Rosemoor never fails to delight in spite of the poor weather.

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We have enjoyed our week in your lovely and comfortable cottage. Thanks.

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With Great Britain with 41 medals so far, 18 gold, in Beijing, we feel we have stuck GOLD here in Kingscott in The Garden Cottage. It is so peaceful and relaxing. Enjoyed every moment. We are going to call this 'Our Secret Garden' - tell No one!

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What a lovely place to stay. The cottage is a home from home; the surrounding area is beautiful and interesting and we had plenty to do and see despite the weather. Thank you.

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A lovely cottage, well equipped, in beautiful surroundings, made our stay very enjoyable. Many thanks.

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Thank you, it really was a home from home. Lovely coastal walks, especially Hartland Quay and Baggy Point.

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Lovely cottage, very peaceful setting. Thoroughly enjoyed our week, suitably rested. Many thanks.

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A lovely comfortable cottage. Can recommend the Cranford Inn for good meals.

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Our second visit just as nice as the first. Shame weather was not so good.

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Our second visit to Orchard Cottage - as good as the first. Thanks.

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Thank you so much for letting us bring our beautiful boy for his first holiday. Gorgeous weather and beautiful cottage and countryside. Would love to stay again but sadly we won't be able to.

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A lovely relaxing week. Lovely cottage in magnificent countryside. Very enjoyable.

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A thoroughly enjoyable week in a really nice cottage. We really appreciated all of the home comforts and thoughtful touches. Great location to get to the coast and Dartmoor.

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Enjoyed our week in this well-equipped cottage. Plenty of places to visit and see around this part of the county.

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A wonderful week in a lovely cottage and area. Many thanks for everything. Bonus was the weather.

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A very enjoyable holiday in a delightful cottage and area.

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A special place. Many thanks.

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Lovely few days in delightful cottage in wonderful countryside. Everything we'd hoped for. Very sorry to have a truncated stay but will be back.

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Cottage and surroundings delightful and despite the worst storms of the year had a relaxing time exploring the area. Finishing touches made all the difference, especially the bubbly.

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Well what can we say but thank you all for a very memorable and very enjoyable New Year.

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Lovely to be here again. As usual the cottage lovely and warm and comfortable just right to relax for a few days. The weather has been kind to us so we enjoyed some good walks. Thank you for a warm welcome.

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First of all thank you for the lovely welcome cream tea and Cava it was worth breaking my diet for. We have really enjoyed our holiday and found the cottage one of the best we have stayed in. Thank you.

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By far the best cottage we have stayed in. the cream tea and Cava were a lovely touch. Sorry to be going home.

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Lovely to explore the surrounding area and great to return to this great cottage each evening. Thank you for your eye for detail.

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Lovely to see you again. We have enjoyed another relaxing holiday in this perfect situation. Look forward to seeing you again. RHS Rosemoor superb.

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Another lovely holiday. Lovely weather. Many thanks for wine and cream tea.

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Had a lovely week. Nice and quiet and peaceful. Lovely cottage. Thanks

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A very enjoyable and relaxing stay. Lovely cottage in amazing surroundings. Thank you very much.

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A serene retreat for us within a stunning setting. Really enjoyed it.

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Thank you for cream tea and wine, a lovely surprise. Lovely cottage and fab surroundings.

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Enjoyed our stay in this lovely cottage in beautiful and peaceful setting. Thank you for wine and cream tea.

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Superb Welcome! Wonderful cottage, very peaceful. Thank you to our hosts.

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Lovely cottage, very welcoming hosts. We had an enjoyable week and would recommend to anyone. Many thanks.

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Lovely peaceful setting. Pity about the weather, we were unable to enjoy the garden. Many thanks for a warm welcome.

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First class cottage! Just what we needed, peace and quiet - perfect. Thanks.

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Very relaxing week in a very nice cottage. Thanks.

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A lovely cottage in a beautiful part of the world. Thank you for your welcome.

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The best cottage we've ever stayed in. Thank you for the cream tea and wine, much appreciated and pleasant surprise.

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A really lovely week. Thank you for everything.

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Second visit just as good as the first, except for the weather! Hope to return again. Thank you.

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Another lovely week in a wonderful cottage. Thank you.

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Absolutely fabulous! Loved all the little details that made it a home from home. Many thanks.

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Lovely cottage and countryside. Thank you for your hospitality wine and biscuits.

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This has been the perfect base to enjoy the beautiful countryside and glorious sunshine. Thank you for your courteous welcome and the attention to detail, which makes The Garden Cottage such a lovely place to stay.

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Thank you so much for a wonderful break. The wine, the scone, the beautifully arranged cottage and such a very warm welcome. Thank you again.

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Lovely cottage - comfy home from home and peaceful location. A wonderful break - perfect. Many thanks for the wine and cookies.

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Many thanks for the quiet and peaceful break. Much needed and hoping to be back soon.

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The very best of Christmases. Much joy and happiness not to mention wonderful hospitality. Thank you Sian and Nick.

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Thank you for such a warm welcome. Cottage beautifully cleaned and tastefully furnished in a superb location. Had some great long walks between the downpours. A lovely break - just what we needed.

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Your cottage is lovely and remarkably well equipped. A perfect base for touring the beautiful Devon countryside. Thanks for the wine and scones.

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Lovely cottage in a wonderfully tranquil location. Also really enjoyed the delicious scones when we arrived. Thanks.

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Beautiful cottage and surroundings. We had a lovely break and such a lovely warm welcome. Thanks so much Sian, the cream tea and wine were delicious. Hope to return in the future.

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The scones were a real treat at 11pm after a long journey. Garden Cottage is a great base for walking and sightseeing. We had a relaxing time in this lovely cottage.

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We had a lovely week. Thank you very much for letting us stay in Garden Cottage, so peaceful and relaxing, together with added welcome touches. Have enjoyed several good walks with stops along the way to take in the beautiful scenery.

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Lovely cottage, home from home, perfect base for our home-hunting foray in to North Devon. Our first ever observation on a Tawny Owl in the old beach tree outside our bedroom window. Sincere thanks.

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A relaxing and peaceful holiday. Thanks.

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Cottage and peaceful surroundings just perfect. We have really enjoyed our stay here and hope to come back. Thanks so much.

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Thank you for a lovely stay in this beautiful cottage. We thoroughly enjoyed ourselves and home to come back soon.

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Wonderful week, cottage so comfortable and clean. Great food and crafts at the Duke of York. Thank you for a very peaceful stay.

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Many thanks for an enjoyable stay in your lovely cottage.

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Thank you very much.

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Yet again a really delightful week in this lovely, peaceful Garden Cottage. Would recommend Lymington Arms for an excellent meal.

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Thank you very much for the use of your lovely cottage. We really enjoyed our time in Devon and look forward to a return visit. Thank you for the delicious scones.

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Thanks for the welcoming touches. We had a scorching week but the cottage was a cool have to return to. Walked at Hartland Quay, cycled to Instow, visited Appledore, Clovelly and Arlington Court. Absolutely wonderful week.

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We enjoyed our stay in this lovely and comfortable cottage. Many thanks.

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It's been a lovely week in this beautiful, comfortable cottage. We will be back. Thank you for all the goodies.

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Most enjoyable week in a splendid cottage. The last time I stayed in Kingscott was some 50 years ago. Brought back happy memories.

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Thank you - just perfect.

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Another enjoyable week in this lovely cottage, good weather this time. Thank you for the welcoming touches.

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Wonderful welcome. Superb accommodation. Have had an enjoyable holiday with magnificent weather. Hope to return.

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A delightful cottage and location. Pity about the weather! Drought! We hope to return.

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Once again we have had a superb stay in this lovely cottage. Despite the weather we have had a terrific time. Recommend Tintagel, Boscastle, Lynton and Lynmouth and all around the Woolacombe coastline. Croyde, Putsborough, Saunton Sands and Combe Martin are spectacular. Enjoyed the cream tea and all the little touches, the Lamb's are great hosts. Hope to be back again soon.

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Another lovely week in this peaceful and comfortable cottage. Many thanks.

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Wonderful cottage in beautiful surroundings very clean and well equipped cottage. Thank you we had a lovely week and will be back.

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Garden Cottage, so comfortable and in superb quiet location. Wine and biscuits very welcoming and much enjoyed. Certainly recommend Taffs for fish and chips. Nice walks at Torrington common.

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A wonderful relaxing Easter. Fantastic food at the Duke of York and Dartmoor Inn - well worth the drive. Recommend the steak and kidney pudding, only attempt if very hungry and avoid lunch first. Good walks, especially along the Tarka Trail.

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Had a lovely week, accommodation was superb. Thanks for a lovely time.

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Great as always. Thanks.

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Exquisite sunrise first day heralded a perfect week of great company. Wonderful time, the best food and wine. Thank you.

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Our second visit of the year. Still a very special place. A warm welcome and spotless as usual. Weather very mixed but didn't stop us from enjoying the break. Hope to see you in March at Biskey How. Our thanks once again.

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Perfect. Thanks.

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A delightful cottage in a beautiful setting. Thank you so much, the extra touches were very much appreciated.

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A really nice cottage. All the things we need. A really nice place to start off our engagement.

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Another delightful week in this comfortable cottage. We celebrated a memorable birthday this week. Lovely lunch at the Lymington Arms.

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What a lovely setting and thoughtfully equipped cottage. Lots of nice walks, the favourite has to be Croyde to Putsborough via Baggy Point. Thank you for such a warm welcome.

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Many thanks for the warm welcome. It was wonderful coming back to this comfortable cottage and peaceful spot.

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A very relaxing and refreshing week. Thank you.

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Great week, great location. Thanks.

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A beautiful cottage in a lovely setting and very comfortable. The nicest place we have found in North Devon. Very peaceful and relaxing.

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A lovely setting for Mackenzie's first holiday, thank you for your hospitality.

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We have really enjoyed our week.

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We had a fantastic week getting to know North Devon and the surrounding areas. Cottage was great and very comfortable.

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We loved everything about the cottage and spent a lovely week exploring the area. Thank you.

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Restored - thank you!

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Cottage was ideal, far better than we could have ever hoped for. So many personal touches made all the difference and everything you could need was here already. Very nicely decorated, excellent taste. Wonderful location, wish we could take the peace and tranquillity back with us!

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Fantastic cottage in outstanding setting. Thoroughly enjoyable week. Would definitely come back again.

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An enjoyable holiday in beautiful setting. Managed to do several long walks despite the stormy weather. The walk from Combe Martin over the Hangman Hills was particularly interesting if hard work.

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A very enjoyable week in glorious weather. Many thanks for the excellent accommodation and extra touches.

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Idyllic cottage with beautiful views and location. Welcoming touches and good weather made this a lovely week. Thank you.

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Lovely pastoral setting. Comfortable accommodation. Thank you for the welcoming treats.

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Lovely, peaceful cottage, tranquil settings. Weather was kind. Beautiful area of Devon. Perfect 'chill out.'

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Lovely cottage, comfortable in a very tranquil setting. The welcoming touches helped to make it a very pleasant stay. Hope to be back. Thanks.

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A perfect place to enjoy our pre-wedding holiday. The little touches provided a superb start to our break and we very much appreciated the bubbles and flapjacks. One of the nicest cottages we have stayed in, the owners have been very thoughtful. We'll be back.

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Lovely cottage, beautiful setting, perfect for total 'chill out.' Thanks.

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Enjoyed our stay in your lovely cottage - perfect. The weather was kind - Devon at its best.

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Lovely cottage, tastefully furnished and equipped and those nice welcoming touches have this a great holiday. We shall be back.

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What a beautiful cottage! Welcoming touches started holiday perfectly, thank you. Hartland Point well worth a visit, dramatic coast, take a camera! Dartington Crystal factory well worth a visit, take his wallet!

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Perfect countryside with countryside to match. Can't wait to buy something else from Devon so we can come back soon I hope. Thanks.

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Thank you for allowing us to stay in The Garden Cottage. It makes such a welcome change to spend a holiday in an immaculate and peaceful place. Those personal touches were lovely and very much appreciated. Weather has been very kind, cold but dry. Hope to visit you again in November.

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Comfortable and spacious. Lovely views. We enjoyed several good walks and a cycle ride despite the cold weather.

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Beautiful cottage, lovely surroundings, thanks for a great week.

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Beautiful location, wine and flapjacks rapidly demolished! Thank you for a perfect location for a serious recharge of joint batteries.

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Peace, tranquillity and great comfort sums up Garden Cottage for us. Also those nice welcoming touches to make us feel at home. We hope we'll be back, so, a big thank you to our hosts.

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Lovely cottage, thoughtfully furnished and equipped by its friendly owners. Situated in such a peaceful, beautiful part of the world.

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Cloudy, windy weather! The cottage as a peaceful haven and we enjoyed our stay.

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Thank you very much for a fantastic week. Lovely cottage (and flapjacks). Shame about the weather.

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What a lovely cottage, home from home. Peaceful and nice surroundings and nice cats. Thank you.

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Lovely cottage, beautiful surroundings, peaceful - perfect holiday, thanks.

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Just perfect! Wish we were here for longer. That shortbread - wow! Immaculate, charming and peaceful, we want to come back soon.

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Beautiful cottage, a real home from home. Very tranquil setting what more could we ask for. Look forward to coming back soon.

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Pleasure stay to come home from work, very quiet, hope to be back very soon.

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Peaceful surroundings in complete comfort. Perfect.

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Perfect, couldn't have asked for more - so relaxing. Really felt at home. The weather was great, so we had a chance to walk quite a bit. Enjoyed Appledore, Baggy Point and Instow. The Lymington Arms - fab food, highly recommend. Thank you for making us so welcome.

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‘Beautiful peaceful surroundings in a very pretty comfortable and tidy cottage...’

Rob and Jan, October 2016

Flowers in The Garden Cottage's garden.
‘Lovely little cottage, very welcoming and homely. Had an amazing time, the scones and cider were very much appreciated on our arrival...’

Garry, September 2016

Wine and Flowers on table in the Garden

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