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12 Hillside Penstowe Manor

Chalet front and patio
Very good
8 reviews
Chalet front and patio
Living/Dining room
Living/Dining room
Living/Dining room
Living/Dining room
Living/Dining room
Living/Dining room
Double bedroom
Double bedroom
Double bedroom
Double bedroom
Double bedroom
Double bedroom
Twin bedroom
Twin bedroom
Chalet front and patio
Penstowe Manor Entrance
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2 Bedrooms , 1 Bathroom , Sleeps 4
Kilkhampton, Bude, Bude-Stratton, Cornwall, England
My chalet is a privately owned 2 bedroomed chalet bungalow in the grounds of Penstowe Manor, which is a 19th Century Cotswold style manor house in 30 acres of grounds. It is self catering, sleeping 4 people with 2 bedrooms 1 double and 1 twin (with it's own TV and DVD player), a fully fitted kitchen, bathroom with shower and a lounge/dining room with TV , DVD and iPod dock . Both TV's have Freeview. Recently it was fully redecorated and refurbished with new flooring throughout and a patio laid. All bed linen and towels are provided during your stay and beds will be made up for your arrival. A travel cot is also available, although you will need to bring your own cot linen. There are outside chairs provided for you to use the patio. Electricity is payable locally using the card meter in chalet, cards can be purchased via Penstowe M... Read more
About the Owner, Ian C
Languages spoken: English
Response Rate: 100 %
Response Time: Within a few hours
Calendar Updated: 9 days ago
Listed since : Jul 2013
Overall rating: 4.5 / 5.0
Based on 8 reviews and 1 property
Interaction with guests
Before your arrival, I will email and post you full details comprising, Directions, Key Lock Details for accessing the chalet, A Welcome to 12 Hillside document and a Guest Feedback Form. Prior to your arrival all beds will have been made up, towels put out and the chalet cleaned. All ready for you to get in, unpack and start enjoying your holiday. I am always available on my mobile should there be an queries as is my cleaner. Penstowe Manor is open who can respond with up to date information of attractions, transport and much more. If you have any requests prior to your holiday please let me know and I will do my best to accommodate you.
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Very good - based on 8 reviews
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Reviewed 1 week ago for a stay in October 2017

We didn't have high expectations of this holiday rental as it was inexpensive. However, it had everything we needed and we enjoyed our holiday. It had the most comfortable sofas we have had on a holiday rental. However, the bathroom did let it down and needs updating. You do have to plan to spend some money on electricity especially if...

Reviewed 20 June 2017 for a stay in June 2017

Joy B
Ballina, Ireland
Level 1 Contributor
4 reviews
3 hotel reviews
Reviewed 18 April 2017 for a stay in April 2017

It was rather cold the first few days so had to have the heating on, so what I thought would be a cheap break wasn't when you factor in the additional £50 on electric-but if the weather is warm it should be ok. The chalet itself is nicely furnished and most things were provided, although no washing up liquid or...

Management response:

Two of the things I cannot control, the weather and the cost of electricity provided by Penstowe Manor. Apologies for the missing washing up liquid and kitchen roll, these should have been available. Look forward to seeing you as a guest again.


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  • Balcony or Terrace
  • Boat Available
  • Books
  • Central Heating
  • Children's Pool
  • Cooker
  • Deck
  • Dining Seats (4)
  • Double Beds:(1)
  • DVD Player
  • Freezer
  • Full Baths (1)
  • Game Room
  • Gym
  • Hairdryer
  • Hot Tub
  • Internet Access
  • Iron
  • Kettle
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room Seats (4)
  • Local Guides/Maps
  • Microwave
  • Parking
  • Patio
  • Ping Pong Table
  • Playground
  • Pool Table
  • Private Fishing Lake/River
  • Refrigerator
  • Sauna
  • Shared Garden
  • Shared Indoor Pool
  • Shared Outdoor Pool (Heated)
  • Shared Outdoor Pool (Unheated)
  • Single Beds:(2)
  • Stereo System
  • Suitable For Children Under 5
  • Swingset
  • Toaster
  • Towels Provided
  • TV
  • Wi-Fi
House rules
    Pets not allowed
    Smoking not allowed
Pets may be accepted, please contact the owner, an additional charge will be made for cleaning
    1 Full bath
    1 Full
    2 Twins
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Dates Min stay Per week
Default 7 nights
3 Mar 2018 -
23 Mar 2018
Early Spring
7 nights
24 Mar 2018 -
13 Apr 2018
7 nights
14 Apr 2018 -
25 May 2018
7 nights
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  • Damage Deposit: £100 / stay - Deposit
Additional Rate and Availability Information
The property does not have weekend tariffs.Prices may be subject to change at the advertiser's discretion. Although we have specified that the minimum stay is for one week, we are happy to accommodate stays for fewer nights but please contact us to discuss rates.
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About the neighbourhood
The Bude / Kilkhampton area. Penstowe Manor park has an abundance of parkland and woodland which can be strolled around at leisure. Around the chalet itself, there is plenty of space for sunbathing using the patio or surrounding areas. Kilkhampton village is a 5-10 minute walk from the site. It has two family-friendly pubs serving good food, post office, two local stores and a few specialist shops, along with fish and chips, pizza and Chinese take-aways. There are many footpaths to follow to enjoy the beautiful scenery. The village of Kilkhampton is situated approximately 5 miles from the seaside town of Bude. It is three miles (5 minutes drive) from the beautiful Sandymouth Beach (with a National Trust cafe) and a further 5 minutes from the Duckpool Beach. Bude also has plenty to offer. T... more
Getting around
Whilst a car is recommended, there is a bus service from Kilkhampton to Bude, Hartland and onto Bideford, which runs many times a day. Please check for up to date timings. There is also a railway station in Bude, Bude Strand which has a number of services.
Car advised
How to get there
Airport: Newquay: 71.0 km
Railway: Bude: 7.0 km
By Car Leave the M5 at Junction 27, and follow the road past Barnstaple, Bideford and straight into Kilkhampton on the Atlantic Highway, the A361 then the A39. As you are almost leaving Kilkhampton heading towards Bude take a right into Penstowe Road just as you pass the London Inn public house on your right. At the end of this road you will enter Penstowe Park, turn left into the car park, the chalet is down the hill, second block down, on the far left hand side of a block of 3. You can also spend longer on the M5 and leave the motorway at Exeter onto the A30 and follow Bude signs. If you don't have SatNav, the AA route planner is a useful tool to plan your trip.By Train From the North, the London Paddington to Penzance line is a fast and reliable service. Alight at Exeter St David... more
Activities nearby
Fishing Nearby, There Is A Golf Course Within 30 Mins Drive, Golf Course Is On Site Or Within 15 Mins Walk, Horse Riding Nearby, There Are Tennis Courts Nearby, Water Park Nearby, Watersports Nearby, Nearest Beach: 4.0 km.
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