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Surf

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Surf  stands in its own grounds facing south
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3 bedrooms
3 bathrooms
8 guests
4 nights minimum
Cottage
Surf is a detached spacious bungalow standing in its own grounds of half an acre with magnificent views over Braunton Burrows and Saunton Championship Golf Course to the sea and the Taw/Torridge estuary. The lounge/sunroom, dining room and largest bedroom all lead out through french doors to the south facing sundeck, which runs across the entire width of the house. Apart from the third bedroom which faces the wood on the east side, there are extensive views from all main rooms over the 2500 acres of Braunton Burrows which forms the centre of the only English Unesco Biosphere Reserve. At the bottom of the garden, the gate leads directly to Saunton Championship Golf Course, the South West Coast Path National Trail and the dunes paths to the 3 mile-long sandy beach, avoiding crowds and ...Surf is a detached spacious bungalow standing in its own grounds of half an acre with magnificent views over Braunton Burrows and Saunton Championship Golf Course to the sea and the Taw/Torridge estuary. The lounge/sunroom, dining room and largest bedroom all lead out through french doors to the south facing sundeck, which runs across the entire width of the house. Apart from the third bedroom which faces the wood on the east side, there are extensive views from all main rooms over the 2500 acres of Braunton Burrows which forms the centre of the only English Unesco Biosphere Reserve. At the bottom of the garden, the gate leads directly to Saunton Championship Golf Course, the South West Coast Path National Trail and the dunes paths to the 3 mile-long sandy beach, avoiding crowds and cars. Saunton is a renowned safe surfing beach, with lifeguards at peak times. Surf board hire and tuition is available. Sandboarding, kite surfing and longboarding are also popular. .More
House Rules
Pets Allowed: Ask
Smoking Allowed: No
Kid Friendly: Yes
Bathrooms
2 Full baths, 1 Attached (ensuite)
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About the Owner
Mary A
Languages spoken:English
Response Rate:90%
Response Time:Within a few hours
Listed Since:December 2008
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Epsom, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 16 August 2020

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Date of stay: August 2020
Reviewed 30 April 2019

We stayed here for Easter in 2019 and we were very impressed with 'Surf'. We loved the fact you could walk from the property straight down to the beach without using the car. A lovely peaceful location surrounded by wildlife and great to unwind. Will...More

Date of stay: April 2019
1  Thank Warren E
Seaside294153, VR Owner at Surf, responded to this reviewResponded 1 May 2019

We are very grateful for these comments, which describe very well Surf's unique qualities, and which we are delighted to see appreciated in this way.

Reviewed 10 October 2017

Fantastic place to stay. Sat in the dunes with a short walk to Saunton Sands beach. Great for if you surf, walk or just want to have some peace & quiet. House is massive in large grounds with gorgeous views and the sound of the...More

Date of stay: September 2017
Thank warrenlimbert
Management response:Responded 12 October 2017

Grateful for this review, which sums up admirably the location of the house and its amenities

Reviewed 2 November 2014

This was a delightful week of holiday in one of the best cottages we have ever stayed in. From first contact to departure the owners were attentive and thoughtful. Cannot beat walking distance of both the magnificent three mile beach and two eighteen hole golf...More

Date of stay: October 2014
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Amenities
Pets Allowed: Ask
Smoking Allowed: No
Kid Friendly: Yes
DVD Player
Balcony
Central Heating
Suitable For Children Under 5
Deck
Dishwasher
Freezer
Refrigerator
Internet Access
Iron
Kettle
Linens Provided
Microwave
Ocean Views
Outdoor Dining Area
Parking
Private Garden
Cooker
Telephone
Terrace
Toaster
TV
Washer
Wi-Fi
Fishing Nearby
There Is A Golf Course Within 30 Mins Drive
Golf Course Is On Site Or Within 15 Mins Walk
Horse Riding Nearby
Watersports Nearby
Beach Or Lakeside Relaxation
Cycling Trips
Hiking Trips
Rural/Countryside Retreats
Short Term Rentals (4 Days Or Fewer)
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About the neighbourhood
Saunton Sands is often listed as the place that has most sun, or the highest temperatures, having a unique microclimate created by the topography. The parish of Braunton has 500 species of wild flowers, more than any other spot in the UK. There are 33 species of butterflies. Though it has 3 mile long safe beach, it is a small place with no caravan or camping sites. Adjacent to the beach there is a good restaurant, and a snack bar, beach shop, surf hire and tuition and beach hut hire. St Anne's Chapel has services every Sunday. Cliff walks,easy day trips to Lundy Island, Appledore,Clovelly or Exmoor ...there is much to do if you tire of the beach or the deck. The RHS garden at Rosemoor is popular with gardeners.
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