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Pear Tree Cottage

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2 Bedrooms , 1 Bathroom , Sleeps 4
Appledore, Devon, England
Pear Tree Cottage is located just 100 yards from the quayside, in the centre of this busy village which is often referred to as an early days Padstow. The cottage is situated within a private courtyard, along with our other two cottages (Apple Tree Cottage & Mulberry Tree Cottage). The cottage has easy access to all amenities of the village, including six pubs, restaurants, supermarket with delicatessen, post office, news agency, arts and craft shops, art galleries and museum.

Pear Tree Cottage is entered directly from the courtyard into the slate floored lounge furnished with two leather armchairs and a sofa, TV/DVD, bluetooth music speaker. The modern, well equipped kitchen/dining area is in a separate room from the lounge. Stairs leading upstairs from the lounge lead you to the first bedroom. This room can accommodate either...
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Listing #HL185209
About the Owner
Paula G
Languages spoken:English
Response Rate:100%
Response Time:Within a few hours
Listed Since:October 2011
Interaction with guests
We will email you prior to your arrival with details of how to find us, collect your key and a reminder of some of the things included in your stay. We live on site so will help you unload the car if we are around and are here to answer any questions you might have, if it's about where to go or where to find something in particular.
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Reviewed 30 December 2017

We stayed in the cottage over Xmas 2017. The cottage is large, warm and very comfortable. There is a secure garden (terrier - proof). Paula left a very generous hamper full of treats. This was our fourth Xmas in Appledore, this was the best cottage...More

Date of stay: December 2017
1  Thank charlesandlaura
LandsCourtCottages, VR Owner at Pear Tree Cottage, responded to this reviewResponded 31 December 2017

Thank you for a wonderful review. We are always pleased to hear when people enjoy Appledore and our cottages as much as we do. We would be glad to welcome you back in the future. Happy New Year, Paula & Noel

Reviewed 23 July 2017 via mobile

Lovely cottage in Appledore great location very quite set in a lovely courtyard, 2 minutes from the harbour and local pub and chippy which is excellent, to get the nearest beach is across the ferry £1.50 each way or go round by car it takes...More

Date of stay: July 2017
Thank elainerobinson4
LandsCourtCottages, VR Owner at Pear Tree Cottage, responded to this reviewResponded 6 August 2017

Thank you Elaine for your lovely review. We're glad you enjoyed your stay and all the things Appledore and the surrounding area has to offer. Hope to see you again in the future. Paula & Noel

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Reviewed 8 May 2017

We spent a fabulous week in Pear Tree Cottage. It would be really difficult to find fault with any aspect of our accommodation - excellent hosts, cosy, spotlessly clean and well equipped characterful cottage. The courtyard is beautiful - you would never guess that it's...More

Date of stay: April 2017
2  Thank Sharon M
LandsCourtCottages, VR Owner at Pear Tree Cottage, responded to this reviewResponded 8 May 2017

Thank you Sharon for the wonderful review. We are delighted that you enjoyed your stay and got to venture out to some of the other hidden treasures North Devon has to offer. We would love to see you all again and hope it won't be...More

  • Central Heating
  • Cooker
  • Dining Seats (4)
  • Dishwasher
  • Double Beds:(1)
  • Dryer
  • DVD Player
  • Freezer
  • Full Baths (1)
  • Grill
  • Hairdryer
  • Highchair
  • Internet Access
  • Iron
  • Kettle
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room Seats (4)
  • Microwave
  • Playground
  • Refrigerator
  • Shared Garden
  • Single Beds:(2)
  • Suitable For Children Under 5
  • Swingset
  • Toaster
  • Towels Provided
  • TV
  • Washer
  • Wi-Fi
Additional amenities & feature info
A communal washing machine and tumble dryer are available on site at a charge of £2 each.
House rules
    Pets allowed
    Smoking not allowed
    Check in: 3:00 PM
    Check out: 10:00 AM
Well behaved owners with upto 2 dogs (no bigger than labradors) are welcome (additional cost of £20 p/dog p/week or part week). Dogs not allowed on furnishings or beds and must...
    1 Full bath
    2 Twins
    1 Full
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Rates are calculated based on the latest information provided. Please contact the manager/owner to confirm actual rates for your requested dates.

Dates Min stay Per night Per week Per month
Default 3 nights
5 Jan 2019 -
15 Feb 2019
3 nights
16 Feb 2019 -
22 Feb 2019
3 nights
23 Feb 2019 -
5 Apr 2019
3 nights
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Please note: rates may have been converted from the original local currency to British Pounds and are approximate rates that may change due to exchange rate fluctuation. Please contact the manager to confirm actual rates for your requested dates.
Additional Rate and Availability Information
A charge of £20 per dog per week or part week will be made.
30% of the weekly rate will be required as a non-refundable deposit to secure a booking.
All bookings must be paid for in full at least 6 weeks prior to arrival date.
We accept payment by cheque, bank transfer or Paypal.
Short breaks are available during off peak times and on occasion during peak times. In general, changeover days for a 3 night short break would be either a Saturday or Wednesday and changeover days for a 4 night short break would be either a Saturday or Tuesday. This may vary around Christmas and Easter.
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About the neighbourhood
Appledore itself is a small fishing village that sits at the estuary of the Taw and Torridge river. It has attractive walks along the quay and towards Bideford or Westward Ho! using the footpaths. The quay is actively used by boat owners.

Hidden within its quaint cobbled streets there are a number of interesting art galleries. Appledore is such a busy village it even has its own festivals throughout the year - Visual Arts Festival in May, Regatta Week and Carnival in August and the acclaimed Appledore Book Festival in September.

The village is about 3 miles from Bideford & 10 miles from Barnstaple. There are many attractive areas in the surrounding countryside: Clovelly; the famous picturesque fishing village is 10 miles away. Lundy Island can be visited by ferry from Bideford....
Car advised
How to get there
Airport: Exeter International: 55.0 km
Railway: Barnstaple: 16.0 km
By Air: The nearest airport is Exeter International.
By Train: The nearest train station is Barnstaple.
By Ferry: The nearest port is
By Car: From the M5 take junction 27. Follow signs for A361 Barnstaple. Follow signs for A39 Bideford. At Bideford roundabout take 3rd exit signed Appledore, Northam. Take right turn, signed Appledore, after Durrant House Hotel. Follow road into Appledore. Take left turn into Odun Road also signed Maritime Museum. Take right into Bude Street. No 5 is just before Appledore Crafts Company on the left. Enter through the brown front door into courtyard.
Activities nearby
Fishing Nearby, There Is A Golf Course Within 30 Mins Drive, Horse Riding Nearby, There Are Tennis Courts Nearby, Watersports Nearby, Nearest Beach: 2.5 km.
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