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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Fursdon House is the home of the Fursdon family, it has a lovely welcoming feel to it, We had a guided tour and learned some interesting facts about its history. The views from the House over the Valley are stunning. There is an area set...More

Thank Ian M
Response from Catriona F, Owner at Fursdon HouseResponded 1 week ago

Its always good when visitors enjoy the fact that this is a lived in historic house! So glad you appreciated the views and of course the cream tea. I wonder if you had time to walk around the garden too?

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Reviewed 1 August 2017

We stayed at Fursdon cottage for a weekend and wished we could have stayed for the week! On arrival there was a plate of homemade cakes, fresh apple juice from the estate and a lovely note from the owners. The most idyllic setting for a...More

Thank kezwebb
Response from Catriona F, Owner at Fursdon HouseResponded 24 August 2017

I love the way you embraced the concept of the wood burning stove when the July weather was more like autumn! I will pass on your positive comments about the housekeeping to Jo - she works really hard and takes a great pride in the...More

Reviewed 10 June 2018

We stayed in Fursdon Cottage for approx 7 weeks. The grounds are very beautiful, and the house has stunning views across the Exe Valley. It is well appointed, and has everything you need for a pleasant stay. If you are looking for peace and stunning...More

Thank Dougwstokes
Response from Catriona F, Owner at Fursdon HouseResponded 1 week ago

So glad you enjoyed your extra long stay at Fursdon. I love your phrase - 'mind blowing'! Sorry that you found the WiFi a bit slow. Mostly people who stay are on holiday so don't mind our 'rural' speeds but as you were working I...More

Reviewed 29 May 2018

Stayed with another couple in the Park Wing. The hostess couldn't be nicer and the house and grounds are lovely. We enjoyed rambling in the gardens surrounding the estate and felt comfortable and at home in the house itself. The views are wonderful and the...More

Thank sandiegotravel94
Response from Catriona F, Owner at Fursdon HouseResponded 31 May 2018

Thank you for your review - I'm very pleased that you felt comfortable and relaxed in the Park Wing. I can absolutely assure you that the cream tea is authentic - west country clotted cream, local strawberry jam and scones baked in our tea room...More

Reviewed 28 May 2018

We saw that Fursdon House and gardens were open today and paid a visit. Oh my goodness ... what a wonderful place! The atmosphere is very welcoming from the moment you arrive. We were told about the meadow garden where we could see early marsh...More

Thank Andrea C
Response from Catriona F, Owner at Fursdon HouseResponded 31 May 2018

Oh wow what a lovely review - thank you! Monday was a perfect day for seeing the amazing views from up here - and lovely to know that you and Shadow - really enjoyed our garden and meadows too. Opening the meadow with the wildflowers...More

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Two stylish apartments in an historic manor house and a former gardener's cottage. Fursdon near Exeter, Devon, has been the home of the Fursdon family for more than 750 years. We invite you to stay in our ...More luxury self-catering holiday homes on a traditional country estate in the glorious countryside of Devon. The Park Wing sleeps six and has elegant and spacious rooms overlooking the parkland with views to Dartmoor. The cosy Garden Wing is perfect for 2 or 3 with one very large bedroom and a small one. It opens out into the lovely walled garden from the panelled sitting room. A short walk from the manor house, Fursdon Cottage is a detached stone cottage with its own garden and stunning views. It has been completely renovated and now provides contemporary yet characterful accommodation. It sleeps up to six and you can bring the dog too. Logs for fires and lots of books are provided for your relaxation. Fursdon House, Gardens and Tea Room are open for guided tours in the season. Less
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HOTEL FEATURES
Free Parking
Free Internet
Meeting Rooms
Microwave
Refrigerator in room
Self-Serve Laundry
Pool
Beachfront
Room Service
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Breakfast included
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Room types
Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
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"The Park wing offers a king and 2 twins. Mattresses in 1 of the twin rooms might be better suited for..."
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"Fursdon Cottage for families, Garden Wing for a 'romantic' break and the Park Wing for grandeur."
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"Stay in the Park Wing, this definitely has the best views."
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"Garden Wing best access to gardens, Park Wing has best views and big living room. The cottage has it's..."
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