Blueriver Cottages provides a full and competitive range of property lettings and management services. With offices in Dartmouth, Torquay and Salcombe we are well equipped to provide local support to all our customers in South Devon
We do things differently…
We are dedicated to providing the highest quality of service and the finest selection of properties in Dartmouth, Kingswear, Brixham, Kingsbridge, Totnes, Salcombe and across South Devon. Every property is inspected before joining us and our standards are very high.
Our website is kept up to date at all times and offers you easy access to all our properties, whether you are ready to book a holiday or to rent long term. All our holiday properties can be searched for availability and booked securely online at the click of a button.
Where can I stay in South Devon?
We have an expansive portfolio of over 200 properties, from charming cottages to luxurious apartments, located all over the fabulous region, including areas such as Brixham and Galmpton, Dartmouth, Kingsbridge, Kingswear, Paignton, Salcombe, Torquay, Shaldon, Teignmouth & Dawlish and Plymouth & Newton Ferrers.
So whether you want to enjoy peaceful strolls alongside the River Dart, take up a new hobby on the water, or admire the breath-taking scenery from the comfort of your apartment with our range of cottages with sea and river views, we can provide accommodation to suit your requirements.
For larger groups, we have an excellent range of properties which are family-friendly, and of course, we have cottages which are dog-friendly, so that the whole family can experience the delights of what South Devon has to offer.
If you’re looking to get away last minute, we have a great number of special offers and last minute deals available.
Thinking of Letting?
We understand that choosing who to let your holiday home with is a big decision
We are a truly local agency and a family-owned business. We care about each and every property that we feature and we develop long-lasting relationships with our homeowners. We always remember that it is YOUR HOME and we work in partnership with you.
Blueriver Cottages is a family-owned, local business. Since its launch, it has grown steadily in size and reputation to become the trusted expert for holiday homes in the South Hams and South Devon.
We do things differently
•We’re a family-owned business
•Our truly local team offer exceptional knowledge and experience
•We have local offices in Dartmouth, Salcombe and Torquay
•We can look after every aspect or tailor an arrangement to suit you
•Our commission rates are favourable
•We have a slick, high-tech website
•We offer a wide-reaching marketing strategy
And we’re passionate about what we do!
Whatever stage you’re at, we can help you along the way
Whether you’re considering investing in a holiday property, in the midst of building works or renovation, or are ready to go, we are always more than happy to discuss your requirements and answer any queries you may have.
A quick call or email is all it takes to start the ball rolling. Our dedicated property development staff will be in touch and are on hand every step of the way. We carry out a full property appraisal, produce tailored pricing recommendations and can manage any improvements or refurbishments you may wish to make before letting your home.
We can provide two levels of service: Bookings Only or Full Management, depending on your requirements.
Our Bookings Only service provides you with all your marketing needs and is an efficient and professional alternative to handling enquiries and bookings yourself. This includes:
•A premium listing on the Blueriver website, as well as our sister brand Marsdens Devon Cottages and parent brand Original Cottages
•National and international marketing.
•We also advertise with local tourist information centres, local publications and businesses
•Secure online booking and payments facility (enabling guests to check availability online and proceed with a booking 24/7)
•Fast and professional response to enquiries
•Payment processing (including Debit and Credit Cards)
•Booking confirmation and arrival instructions sent to guests
•Owners Login to our online property management system, enabling you to add your own bookings, monitor your accounts and draw down several other financial and statistical reports of your property’s performance.
An ideal solution for property owners who live away from the area, or are unable to handle the changeovers or property maintenance themselves.
In addition to all "bookings only" features, our full management service offers the following:
•Welcome Book - a list of information you need to include in your welcome book.
•Cleaning and laundry co-ordination (charges apply)
•Emergency Call Out (8am - 10pm) and Key Holding service, responding to all emergency calls out of normal office opening hours.
•Our cleaning team have access to a dedicated system that provides them with the details for every booking (guests names, arrival/departure times, duration of stay and any special requests or instructions), so they can ensure the property and any extras or essentials are there for when your guests arrive.
•Regular property checks (charges apply)
•Payment of bills e.g. maintenance contractors, household items, etc (on the owner’s behalf)
•Co-ordination of contractors for maintenance works (10% charge + VAT is applied to all contractors invoices)