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Limpet Cottage, Brixham

Sleeps 4
2 Min To Harbour
Pet friendly
Central location

This quirky characterful cottage with big bay windows is situated in the highly sought-after harbour bowl of Brixham, with wonderful views of the harbour, Limpet Cottage is a classic period cottage located in one of this bustling fishing town’s prettiest streets. Just a short walk to the harbour front, all the amenities of the town, and the very popular Middle Street, Limpet Cottage makes a fantastic base for exploring Brixham and South Devon.

From the road you will ascend a flight 6 steps to the entrance of the cottage which is arranged over 3 levels. On the ground floor is the double bed bedroom, large bathroom and access to the rear courtyard. The stairs take you up to the first floor to the galley kitchen and an open plan Dining/Living room from which there are lovely views over the rooftops to the inner and outer harbours. The next set of stairs take you to the top floor bedroom with twin beds with an en-suit WC and sink. This Peter Pan room will have you looking for Captain Hook out of the harbour with the Golden Hind Gallon ship.

The well-equipped kitchen offers the is perfect for the chef on holiday experience. Brixham is a food lovers' paradise, and you will be spoilt for choice for places to eat out from morning to night. Start your day off with a short saunter down to Brixham’s artisan quarter, “Middle Street”, brimming with independent coffee shops, artisan bakeries and cafés, then browse among the creative retailers including some of the town’s artists and photographers. For culinary enthusiasts, why not pick up some fresh fish straight off one of the local day boats to prepare back in the cottage and then enjoy an after-dinner drink in the courtyard garden which can be accessed from the kitchen.

When staying at Limpet Cottage you will be provided with a complimentary parking permit covering you for both the short and long stay car parks in Brixham and a total of 38 Torbay Council car parks in the wider Torbay area. Long and short stay car parks are both within short walking distance.

Limpet Cottage comfortably caters to 4 persons with a double bed and twins.

Dogs are welcome. 

This property is not recommended for children under the age of 6 years old due to lay out of the top floor room and also the property is not recommended for persons with mobility issues due to amount steps within the property.  


Ground Floor

Bedroom 1

  • Double bed

  • Built-in wardrobe

  • Large bay window with window seat

  • Bedside tables and lamps

Family Bathroom

  • Full bath with shower

  • Victorian style WC

  • Feature fireplace

  • Stain glass door

  • Built in sink

  • Wall mounted shaving mirror 

  • Portal mirrors

  • Full hight heated towel rail


The hallway leads to a rear vestibule with steps to tiered terrace. The vestibule houses an Indesit washing and there is cloth airer for drying clothes in the vestibule.

The stairs lead to the first-floor open plan lounge and kitchen .


​ Kitchen

  • Galley kitchen has cute a balcony off the rear over the back terrace and  from the kitchen you have views through the lounge and out over the harbour.

  • Beko electric double oven, electric hob and extractor fan

  • Full size Fridge / Freezer

  • Beko Dishwasher

  • Samsung  Microwave

  • Toaster and kettle and a Nespresso coffee maker

  • Full range of utensils and appliances provided including; microwave, toaster, kettle, cafetiere and a range of glassware and crockery.



  • Round dining table with 4 chairs set in the bay window overlooking the harbour

  • Large cream 3-seater sofa

  • Armchair

  • Feature fireplace

  • Original painted wood floors 

  • 24 inch Panasonic smart TV 

  • Occasional Table and lamps


Steps leading to attic bedroom.

Bedroom 2

  • Two single beds

  • Built in wardrobe

  • Bedside table and lamps

  • Sink

  • En-suite WC

  • Views over the roof tops and Brixham Harbour

  • Linen and towels provided



  • Elevated terrace to the rear – a lovely sun trap

  • 4 seater outdoor table and chairs 

Limpet Cottage is located down a very narrow road. Access is for loading only and then you are required to park in the car parks which are covered with the complimentary parking permit. Further information on parking will be provided further to your booking. 


  • £100 REFUNDABLE SECURITY DEPOSIT will be requested at the time of booking.

  • Check in: 3pm Check out: 10am.

  • 3 night minimum stay applies.

  • Electronic guest/property guide will be sent once the 'Online Check In' form is complete.

  • No smoking or vaping permitted inside the property.

  • Dogs are permitted. Pet fee of £35 per pet applies.

  • No parties permitted.

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