midst the ancient waterways of the river Axe and situated within the grounds of the historic Weycroft Mill adjacent to Weycroft Bridge, a semi rural location some ½ a mile from the market town of Axminster, this recently converted stone built character Cottage overlooks stunning Devon countryside with many public foot paths within easy reach.
Enjoy a warm welcome -
The Willows offers spacious, comfortable and well equipped self catering accommodation for couples or families - Children are especially welcome & the stone cottage has centrally heating.
Relax and unwind -
in our beautiful lawned garden with decked patio, wooden garden furniture and a BBQ. or visit the nearby coastal resort of Lyme Regis, in the neighbouring county of Dorset just 4 miles away, with its famous Cobb harbour. It is also a well-known haunt for fossil-hunters; sea fishing, sailing and boat hire are all available. Axe Valley Animal Park, The National Trust property of Shute Baron house, Sidmouth Donkey Sanctuary, Beer Quarry Caves, Pecorama are all within easy reach of the cottage. And the cathedral city of Exeter (with theatre, leisure centre and shopping facilities) is approximately 30 minutes drive. During the fishing season we offer, free Salmon & Trout fishing from our private island on The River Axe (bring your own NRA license) conditions apply to this offer.
Pet welcome in some cottages
ENTRANCE: The cottage entrance opens into hall.
SITTING ROOM: A very cosy and comfortably furnished sitting room with sofa & armchairs,TV with Freeview and DVD player. Wooden beams & original stone walls along with FREE WiFi
KITCHEN/DINING ROOM: A large, fully equipped, farmhouse kitchen with fitted units, electric cooker, fridge, microwave, washing machine and a large farmhouse kitchen table, seating 6.
BEDROOMS: All on the first floor with views over the River Axe: The Master bedroom has a double bed, Freeview TV, bedside units, wardrobe and drawers complete with en suite shower room with walk-in shower, W.C. & wash-hand basin. In addition there is a twin room, with two single beds, wardrobe & drawers. We supply all duvets, pillows, bed linen. Sorry we DO NOT supply towels.
BATHROOM: In addition to the en suite (above) is a large family bathroom with bath, separate walk-in shower, wash hand-basin, W.C.
OUTSIDE:Garden, BBQ, Decked patio. PARKING: There is private off road parking
OTHER: The cottage is fully centrally heated.
Pets welcome in some cottages & Strictly No Smoking.
Don't take our word for it...here's what our lovely holiday makers had to say:
Enjoyable week, beautiful Cottage & lovely garden. Kids loved the chickens and the cats. Lots to see and do and weather was great. Thanks for making us so welcome. Enjoy the rest of the summer.
"Had a lovely time – owners very welcoming. Views wonderful and weather fabulous for the time of year- even managed 3 hours on Lyme Beach making sandcastles! Boys loved watching the chickens having the morning walk - lovely start to the morning. Only complaint is not able to stay longer! Thanks for a lovely break.
Prices based on a 7 night stay
Low Season from £395 - Mid Season from £635 - High Season from £710
Weekday Nights Monday-Thursday Low season ONLY £110.00 per night.
Weekend Nights Friday-Sunday Low season ONLY £120.00 per night.
Our short breaks are available (min 3 nights) between October and March excluding Christmas, New Year and Public Holidays. Prices of short breaks may change during peak times
Had a great family holiday in Colhayne East....dog friendly beachs and pubs not to far and the view from the cottage is breathtaking...Aneita & Mark are a lovely couple and made us feel very welcome and at home. I would recommend to all my family & friends being dog friendly was brilliant..
Samanatha June 2016
We had a wonderful time in Devon & loved "coming home" every day to beautiful Colhayne East. Thank you for helping make our stay so warm, welcoming and relaxing. May you both continue to enjoy the magic & joy in every single moment, day life ect....
K Bridge May 2016
Once again a lovely time----- what weather! Thanks for allowing us to stay in such a lovely cottages. See you again soon
J Norton May 2016
A very nice stay, the cottage was great, made working here better.