The delightful lounge area, perfect for those cosy nights in
Even your four-legged friend is welcome at this retreat
View towards the open-plan lounge/diner
The spacious, bright and airy master bedroom
Beautifully presented throughout the property
Master bedroom with en-suite wet room
The stylish en-suite wet room
Bring home local fish from the harbour and enjoy an evening dining in
Access to the garden area which offers views over the harbour
View towards the property from the garden
View towards Brixham Harbour
1 / 11  The delightful lounge area, perfect for those cosy nights in
2 / 11  Even your four-legged friend is welcome at this retreat
3 / 11  View towards the open-plan lounge/diner
4 / 11  The spacious, bright and airy master bedroom
5 / 11  Beautifully presented throughout the property
6 / 11  Master bedroom with en-suite wet room
7 / 11  The stylish en-suite wet room
8 / 11  Bring home local fish from the harbour and enjoy an evening dining in
9 / 11  Access to the garden area which offers views over the harbour
10 / 11  View towards the property from the garden
11 / 11  View towards Brixham Harbour

Rippon Retreat

Brixham, Devon
Sleeps 2
Bedrooms 1
Bathrooms 1
Change Fri
Dogs welcome 1
4 star
Downstairs bedroom
Downstairs bathroom
Internet access
Pub nearby
Shop nearby
Beach within easy reach
Towels included
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At a glance

  • Beautifully presented apartment in the small fishing town of Brixham
  • Short walk to all the town’s amenities including the marina, shops, pubs and restaurants
  • Beautiful seaside retreat which welcomes your four-legged friend
  • Perfectly situated for touring the English Riviera as well as the South Hams
  • An array of beaches and coastal walks are within easy reach of the property
  • The perfect bolthole for couples whatever time of year
Property code: 55784

This remarkable property which is situated close to Brixham’s town centre has been stylishly fitted and furnished throughout, offering the perfect bolthole for couples all year round.

This property is situated close to the English Riviera town of Brixham, the town has a long standing maritime history with the harbour and offers visitors a choice of boat trips, from relaxing tours of Torbay, accompanied fishing trips and a regular service across the bay to the resort town of Torquay. Also, worth a visit, is the Berry Head National Nature Reserve. There is plenty to see and do, from beaches to restaurants and even a fascinating replica of Sir Francis Drake’s ship, The Golden Hind and the Shoalstone open air seawater lido. Further afield, the towns of Paignton and Torquay are also popular destinations with visitors and other attractions include the beaches, a zoo, an aquarium and a steam railway which runs through the Dart Valley.

An idyllic retreat which is situated adjacent to the owner’s house, where a warm welcome awaits, and your privacy is assured. As you enter this delightful property you are greeted by the remarkable open-plan lounge/kitchen/diner. The lounge area allows you to relax after a long day of exploring the surrounding areas as you snuggle up on the sofa with your favourite book or watch a film or two on the Smart TV and Blu ray, the dining area is located between the lounge area and the kitchen area. Guests can readily make themselves at home in the kitchen which is equipped with everything you require, including an electric oven and gas hob, fridge with ice compartment, microwave and dishwasher.  Across from the lounge is the master bedroom with king-size bed and its very own en-suite wet room with shower and WC.

Step outside to the patio garden, this is the perfect spot to dine al fresco at the table and chairs. The property offers allocated off-road parking for one car.

Dogs are charged at £20 each per full or part week.

  • 1 bedroom
  • 1 king-size
  • 1 en-suite wet room
  • Electric oven and hob, ice compartment, microwave and dishwasher
  • Electric and central heating included
  • TV and Blu ray in lounge
  • Towels and linen included
  • Allocated off-road parking for 1 car
  • Wi-Fi included
  • 1 dog welcome
  • Beach 1.5 miles
  • Patio garden is not enclosed
  • Harbour, shops and pubs within walking distance

This property is personally managed by Sally.


From guests that have stayed at the property.

Based on 18 guest ratings

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Reviewed by Debb 27th September 2019

The owner Debbie made us feel so welcome, leaving milk, tea and a lovely pack of biscuits on arrival so after a 7.30 hour drive it was a god send. Loved our stay and I highly recommend Rippon Retreat.

Reviewed by GEORGE 20th September 2019

Very well appointed holiday property , we loved the shower and the comfortable bed , Debbie was lovely, even left us food and dog treats

Reviewed by Barbara 13th September 2019

Has a lovely holiday owner was very helpful

Reviewed by John 30th August 2019

Comfortable apartment within easy reach of the town, and returning up the hill improved our fitness levels

Reviewed by Paul 16th August 2019

Lovely clean cottage perfect for a couple. Would have liked to have had a ironing board and washing machine. Welcome hamper was a very nice touch. Very well stocked with utensils crockery and even umbrellas. It is a great location however it is at the top of a very steep hill which wasnt a problem for us but could be for others.

Reviewed by Ian 26th July 2019

We really enjoyed are stay here for the weekend..Great views over brixham harbour really good location. Accommodation was clean and tidy.

Reviewed by Chloe 24th May 2019

The perfect week away in Devon. The cottage was incredible and such a peaceful place to chill out after an adventureful day. Love ever moment.

Reviewed by Patricia 3rd May 2019

The accommodation was first class a credit to the owner would recommend to anyone Good value home to home

Reviewed by Thomas 19th April 2019

It is a lovly annexe in a perfect location. Short downhill walk into centre of Brixham where there are plenty of restaurants and sea views. Having a parking space is a great bonus as parking in Torbay can be costly. Highly recommended staying here.

Reviewed by Anne 27th March 2019

We had a wonderful relaxing week celebrating our 30th wedding anniversary.Debbie the very friendly owner called the day before to check we had received all the necessary information about how to get there and access the keys. The property is exactly how it appears in the photos. We had everything we needed and it was a great base to go out from andRead more visit the area. The car parking space was good to have and the steps down to the property were not a problem to us at all . Perfect weather too Hide

Reviewed by Paul 16th March 2019

For us the property had everything we wanted, for anyone who doesn't walk easily a car is essential.

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Note: As the postcode is used to identify the general area of the property, it may not always reflect its precise location, therefore please only use this map as a guide.

Treat yourself to a memorable holiday in the beautiful coastal resort of Brixham, where there are a variety of fantastic experiences that will entertain all ages. A lively harbour town, there is plenty to see and do in and around the town.

Crabbing is the number one activity in Brixham, and little ones will love dangling their line over the water’s edge and seeing how many crabs they can capture. Children young and old will also be entertained by the stories of the smugglers and the pirates who once walked the streets of the village. There are several narrow streets to explore lined with colourful fishermen’s houses, with plenty of other great places nearby to discover including Paignton, Plymouth and Torquay.

For the active in your group, there are all sorts of activities to try your hand at, whether you’re a fan of swimming in the sea or prefer to enjoy long walks on dry land, with some great places to enjoy treks including the Berry Head Nature Reserve. And for fun-packed days out, there are several to treat the kids to in the local area, including Paignton Zoo, Woodlands Theme Park and Kent’s Cavern.

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