The Chauffeur's Flat

The charming front view of The Chauffeur's Flat, Coleton Fishacre, Devon
The spacious sitting room at The Chauffeur's Flat, Coleton Fishacre, Devon
The light and airy bedroom at The Chauffeur's Flat, Coleton Fishacre, Devon
The bright bathroom at The Chauffeur's Flat, Coleton Fishacre, Devon

At-a-glance details

  • Sleeps 2
  • Bedrooms 1
  • Preferred changeover day Thursday
  • Minimum stay 2 nights
  • Number of dogs welcome 0
  • Acorn rating 2 What's this?
  • Reference 012016

About The Chauffeur's Flat

A getaway for two in the gardens of Coleton Fishacre on the South Devon coast.

This Art Deco apartment sits above the old ‘motor house’ in the luxuriant grounds of Coleton Fishacre. The one-bedroom flat is the perfect base for walkers and gardeners wanting to explore the nearby exotic gardens and subtropical coastline of south Devon. 

Rise early and you’ll have the gardens to yourself before the crowds start to arrive. You may even see a few gardeners on lawns, who help to maintain the historic landscape with the support from your stay. 

From the estate you can hop onto the South West Coast Path and hike to the Mediterranean-esque seaside towns of Brixham, Paignton and Torquay. Or walk along the Dart Estuary to Agatha Christie's beloved holiday home, Greenway.

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Features and facilities

  • Cot & high chair not available
  • Microwave available
  • Fridge available
  • Freezer not available
  • Dishwasher available
  • Washing machine not available
  • Tumble dryer not available
  • Telephone not available
  • Television available
  • DVD available
  • WiFi* not available
  • Open fire / wood burner not available
  • Garden not available
  • BBQ not available


Not accessible


  • First floor

    Kitchen, sitting/dining room, bedroom (double with 6' bed which can also be a twin on request), bathroom with shower over bath, separate lavatory.

Notes for guests

Access: If you would like a copy of the access statement for this cottage please call the team on 0344 800 2070.

Heating: Night storage heating included. 

Parking: There is a parking space outside the door to the flat.

Utilities: The water is fed from a private water supply which is tested regularly by the local authority. If there is an interruption to the supply bottled water will be supplied.

Television/Signal: The number of television channels is limited, there is a DVD player so guests may wish to bring their own DVD's.

Offers: Guests are entitled to free and unlimited use of the Coleton Fishacre gardens. A leaflet with the code to unlock the gate to the gardens will be left on the welcome tray within the cottage.

Offers: Guests will benefit from a late Sunday checkout of 4pm at this cottage.

Please note: This flat is not suitable for young children.

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About the Acorn rating

We have applied a 1-5 acorn rating to each cottage to be used only as a guide that covers location, style of interior and facilities you may be looking for. The range runs from 1 Acorn at a more basic level such as Bird How which due to its stunning yet remote location doesn’t have a caretaker through to 5 Acorns at the highest level – such as Shute Barton.

Cottage pricing is not judged on the Acorn rating alone and as all our cottages are of an individual nature we recommend that all factors are considered when making your choice.

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