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The Lynhurst

Seaviews enjoyed from the property
Very good
19 reviews
Seaviews enjoyed from the property
The secluded and private location of The Lynhurst
The Lynhurst from the lawned area in extensive grounds with seaviews
Magnificent front entrance with Victorian painted stain glass features
One of two lounges with coal fire, piano, seaviews and balcony
One of two lounges, seaviews, balcony, wood burning stove, TV, CD, comfortable seating
Farmhouse style kitchen, Aga, two double ovens, 8 ringed hob, 2 dishwashers, 2 fridges, seaviews
Dining room seating up to 24 guests
1 of 10 bedrooms, ensuite, balcony for relaxing, overlooking the sea and the garden
Four poster room overlooking the sea with ensuite bath with overhead shower
Double or twin (zip and link) ensuite with balcony and garden views
Room 8 twin with beatiful views of the sea and Lynmouth
Double ensuite with balcony and garden views
Superking ensuite with Lynton village views
Twin ensuite with garden views
Family room with double and twin beds ensuite.  Breathtaking views of Exmoor, the sea and the garden
Room 3 with balcony and sea views.  Shower and hand basin
Twin (zip and link) or double ensuite, garden views
The BBQ area with 2 charcoal BBQs and ample seating with seaviews
The conservatory with magnificent seaviews
The Lawned Area of the Garden
The views from a balcony
View from the upper path
The very special seaviews from The Lynhurst
A tranquil seating area with seaviews
The lawned area of the extensive gardens
The  glorious BBQ area with two large charcoal grills
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10 Bedrooms, 9 Bathrooms, Sleeps 22
Lynton, Exmoor National Park, England
The Lynhurst is situated on the spectacular North Devon coastline within an area of outstanding natural beauty. It offers a unique experience for individuals requiring self-catering in Devon.<BR><BR>The Lynhurst is an elegant late Victorian country house, with great character and panoramic views over the sea and Exmoor. Built as a summer retreat in 1890 for a wealthy London bankers family but more recently used to provide self-catering in Devon. The house is totally hidden in almost 3 acres of gardens and natural woodland yet just a whisper away from Lynton and Lynmouth.<BR><BR>It is perfect for those seeking self-catering in Devon with peace, solitude and seclusion. It is only a short stroll to all of the areas attractions such as Valley of the Rocks, the beautiful waterfalls of Watersmeet and the Lynton and Lynmo... Read more
About the Owner, Jane W
Languages spoken: English
Response Rate: 70 %
Response Time: Within a few hours
Calendar Updated: Today
Listed since : Feb 2011
Overall rating: 4.0 / 5.0
Based on 19 reviews and 1 property
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Listing #HL174061
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English first
London, United Kingdom
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11 reviews
6 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 30 August 2016 for a stay in August 2016
person found this review helpful

We had the pleasure of staying at The Lynhurst on August Bank Holiday Weekend 2016, for our friend's hen do. The booking and arranging was all very smooth thanks to Jane, who also helped us with information about local caterers and logistics for our food. The house was ideal; we ate breakfast outside, did yoga in the garden and gazed...

Management response:

Thank you so much Alison for taking the time to write a review. I am so pleased that you had such an enjoyable stay. I will look up Active Escape as I haven't come across that company before. I agree that Devon is a wonderful county, there is something for everyone.


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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 21 August 2016 for a stay in August 2016
person found this review helpful

We stayed at this beautiful victorian house for our wedding celebrations and fell in love with it instantly. So did all our family and guests no one wanted to go home. The house was very clean and had all the mod cons for a young family too.definatly recommend and definatly come back!

Management response:

Thank you so much for the positive feedback. I am so happy that all the forward planning and hard work by you both resulted in such a happy occasion. It was so kind of you to invite me to the celebrations which I loved. Having a bouncy castle was inspired to keep the children and (adults?) amused. I look forward...


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Saltash, England, United Kingdom
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 28 January 2016 for a stay in January 2016

We stayed for a weekend as a large group of 17 including 10 children plus 3 dogs. The house was clean and tidy with all that we needed for our weekend. The owner was very friendly and helpful and told us to contact her at any time if we had any problems - which we didn'tWe all had a brilliant...

Management response:

Thank you so very much for taking the time to review The Lynhurst with such a positive message. I am so pleased that you enjoyed your stay. I very much hope to see you again in the future. With kind regards Jane (Owner)


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  • Balcony or Terrace
  • Central Heating
  • Cooker
  • Cots:(2)
  • Dining Seats (24)
  • Dishwasher
  • Double Beds:(5)
  • Dryer
  • DVD Player
  • En Suite Rooms (8)
  • Fireplace
  • Freezer
  • Grill
  • Highchair
  • Internet Access
  • Iron
  • Kettle
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room Seats (22)
  • Microwave
  • Ocean Views
  • Parking
  • Private Garden
  • Refrigerator
  • Single Beds:(12)
  • Sofa Beds:(1)
  • Stereo System
  • Suitable For Children Under 5
  • Telephone
  • Toaster
  • Towels Provided
  • TV
  • VCR
  • Washer
  • Wi-Fi
House rules
    Pets allowed
    Smoking not allowed
If having a party please inform the owner prior to event.
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8 Apr 2017 -
30 Jun 2017
3 nights
1 Jul 2017 -
14 Jul 2017
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15 Jul 2017 -
25 Aug 2017
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Additional Rate and Availability Information
Payment by cheque or bank transfer. An additional Refundable £300 security deposit.
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About the neighbourhood
The Valley of the Rocks and its feral goat herd, the Lynton and Lynmouth cliff railway and the South West Coast Path
Car advised
How to get there
Airport: Exeter: 100.0 km
Railway: Barnstaple: 50.0 km
Ferry: Plymouth: 150.0 km
Activities nearby
Fishing Nearby, There Is A Golf Course Within 30 Mins Drive, Horse Riding Nearby, There Are Tennis Courts Nearby, Nearest Beach: 1.0 km.
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