6 Coastguard Cottage

east prawle

From £595

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3 bedrooms

Up to 6 guests



Key Features

  • Property code: 6COAST
  • Changeover day: Saturday
  • Nearby shop
  • Designated parking
  • Nearby pub or restaurant
  • Real fire
  • Dishwasher
  • Short Breaks available
  • Garden or outside space
  • Washing machine
  • Near Beach
  • Waterside


A delightful cottage with uninterrupted sea views, situated on the South West coastal path at Prawle Point. Perfect for families, couples & small groups, it offers bright, homely, accommodation in a glorious location. Just a short drive away from all amenities, including the glorious beaches at East Portlemouth & Torcross, this cosy cottage is an ideal base for walking, bird-watching, fishing, exploring the South Hams or simply relaxing at any time of year. It is hard to beat this totally unspoilt and peaceful location and the village of East Prawle with the lively Pig’s Nose Inn and local shop are both a short distance from the cottage. So pack the walking boots and bathing costumes and come to explore this beautiful area with its craggy cliff paths that dip down to secluded sandy coves. A wood burning stove & storage heaters mean this cottage is warm & cosy on the coldest and windiest days of the year. Whenever you come you know that you will be able to relax, unwind and enjoy the ever changing coastal panorama from the comfort of this lovely cottage. 

Please Note that this cottage is only suitable for a maximum of 4 adults and 2 children and that TV reception is variable.

The most beautiful little house in the most beautiful place"

"We never wanted to leave a place less"

"We loved the house the instant we walked in - the tasteful simplicity & total serenity perfectly offset the rugged beauty of the landscape" 

From rear yard door to fitted kitchen equipped with ceramic hob, oven & grill, dishwasher, fridge/freezer, microwave and washing machine. Cloakroom/shower room with shower cubicle, hand basin and WC. Dining room with wood burner, table and chairs to seat 6, dresser with DVDs, books and games. Comfortable lounge with sea views, sofa, 2 armchairs and a couple of additional comfy beanbags, TV, DVD player and CD/radio. Door with steps down to patio with stunning coastal views. Stairs up to a double bedroom with 4ft 6in double bed, built in wardrobe and great sea views to enjoy as you sip that early morning cuppa. Family bathroom with bath and hand held shower, WC, hand basin with light and shaver point and heated towel rail. Single bedroom with 3ft bed. Further stairs lead to a large attic bedroom with two 3ft single beds that can be pushed together to form a large double bed, (please specify when booking for 2017 whether you require the room made up as a double or a twin) again with magnificent views of the coast and out to sea. A foldaway bed, suitable for a child, is also available in the property.

A communal path (very rarely used) runs directly in front of all the cottages. Steps from front room to sea-facing patio with table and chairs. Further steps down to grassy areas of lawn & additional seating. BBQ provided.


For one car in adjacent parking area. Additional parking available. 

  • Included: Bed linen, (but not towels), cot, high chair, stairgate, electricity and night storage heating, wood burner (fire made up & initial basket of logs provided October-March), dog beds and bowls, welcome basket.
  • Telephone: No telephone. Mobile reception poor.
  • Wi-Fi: Broadband available (unlimited).
  • Pets: One well-behaved dog welcome. Pet charge £25.00 per pet per week.
  • Local Facilities: Sandy beaches at East Portlemouth 2.5 miles. Horsley Cove half mile walk. Pigs Nose pub and Piglet cafe and shop (open March to end of October) 1 mile.  Kingsbridge or Dartmouth with all facilities 10 miles.

September 2017

A super cottage in fantastic surroundings, beautiful views and walks from the door.

August 2017

We loved ourbstay! What an amazing spot!!

August 2017

The cottage was lovely. We couldn't believe how wonderful the location is. The view from the garden is stunning and ever changing. The garden is so pretty and full of wildlife. The cottage has everything you need and has a lovely homely and welcoming feel to it. Anyone who stays here will be in for a treat.

April 2017

I enjoyed the week in the cottage tremendously! My one complaint would be that the storage heater in the sitting room never became warm and I tried various settings without success. The one in the bedroom on the first floor worked beautifully and I could even adjust it. Still, sitting there wrapped up in the extra duvet made me feel comfortable. I hope to be able to go there again before too long. Thank you

Thank you for your feedback this will be passed to the owner and we will have ask the caretaker to investigate the heater. We are glad you enjoyed your stay at this lovely cottage. Many Thanks The Toad Hall Team.

- The Toad Hall Team

March 2017

We really enjoyed our stay at the cottage

March 2017

Superb location and a lovely cottage. I would point out that the wifi didn't work despite connecting correctly. We overcame this ourselves but it could have been a deal breaker especially as the landline was not available for outgoing calls despite saying it was if we paid into the honesty box. There was a distinct lack of basic information about the courage such as turning on the immersion when we arrived. This was only deduced the night we arrived when we realised only cold water was there! There was no information about refuse collection or recycling so we did the best we could by looking at other peoples bins. I would point out that none of these things spoilt our holiday. We had a great time and loved the cottage. It is very well equipped and comfortable. Please thank the owners for a lovely stay.

We're delighted you enjoyed your stay despite the annoying lack of information. We have replaced the missing guest information folder which has instructions on all the points you mention and although the phone is no longer available the Wi-Fi is working as it should. Thank you for bringing these matters to our attention.

- The Toad Hall Team

March 2017

See you again next year!

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