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The Cottage Bideford

The Cottage-East Ground Floor Wing
3 reviews
The Cottage-East Ground Floor Wing
The Cottage-East ground floor wing
Sitting Room
Sitting Room
The Kitchen
Family bedroom
Double bedroom
The Cottage ground floor wing
Lambs born at Easter time
Play area in orchard
Westward Ho!
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2 Bedrooms, 1 Bathroom, Sleeps 6
Bideford, Torridge, Devon, England
Historic farmhouse with ground floor wing. 100 acres farmland with sheep and three fishing lakes suitable for family fishing with carp, tench, roach and rudd etc. Coast three miles, surfing, swimming and sun. Delightful southerly views of fishing lakes and fields to Dartmoor on the distant horizon. Peacefully secluded, a haven of wildlife, badger setts, kingfishers, owls etc. Large play area with swings, slide and roundabout or ball games. Clay pigeon shooting, weather permitting - by arrangement. Cot, highchair and fireguard available. (2 other units on same site).<BR><BR>This property-Ground floor east wing-offers 2 bedrooms including 1 double room, 1 family room with double and 2 singles and sleeps up to 4 adults and 2 children. Sitting room with woodburner, 2 sofas and LED TV and DVD player. Well equipped kitchen/diner w... Read more
About the Owner, Robert L
Languages spoken: English
Response Rate: 100 %
Response Time: Within a few hours
Calendar Updated: 13 days ago
Listed since : Feb 2013
Overall rating: 4.8 / 5.0
Based on 6 reviews and 2 properties
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Listing #HL335485
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Reviewed 6 days ago for a stay in August 2017

Bristol, United Kingdom
2 reviews
Reviewed 16 June 2017 for a stay in May 2017

Thanks Rob and Ellen for looking after us on our family holiday. We enjoyed the farm and being entertained by you, the kids loved fishing and shooting. We cam e away with some wonderful memories. Cheers, Jon and Gem

Management response:

Thank you for your review and we are so pleased you all enjoyed your stay and took memories back with you. It was a pleasure having you stay.


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Reviewed 23 April 2017 for a stay in April 2017

We had a fabulous time with Robert and Ellen on their farm. We watched lambs being born, and our 10 year old daughter took great delight in being able to feed them. She also learnt to fish in the lake which is brilliant and very safe for a beginner. The accommodation was very large with more than enough space and...

Management response:

Many thanks for that review. We do try to spend some time with guests who want to be involved in either the farming world or advice regarding the fishing which is ideal for families. I am pleased you all enjoyed your stay and would love to welcome you back.


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  • Central Heating
  • Cooker
  • Cots:(1)
  • Dining Seats (6)
  • Dishwasher
  • Double Beds:(2)
  • Dryer
  • DVD Player
  • Fireplace
  • Freezer
  • Hairdryer
  • Highchair
  • Iron
  • Kettle
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room Seats (6)
  • Microwave
  • Parking
  • Playground
  • Private Fishing Lake/River
  • Private Garden
  • Refrigerator
  • Shared Garden
  • Shower Rooms (1)
  • Single Beds:(2)
  • Stereo System
  • Suitable For Children Under 5
  • Swingset
  • Toaster
  • TV
  • Washer
House rules
    Ask about pets
    Smoking not allowed
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  • Electricity by meter: £0 / stay - Fee
Additional Rate and Availability Information
The Cottage has central heating and a woodburner. Logs can be supplied at cost. Electricity by one pound coin meter. Linen is included, please bring your own towels. Towels provided for overseas guests.
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About the neighbourhood
Three miles from sandy beach of Westward Ho! Approx half hour drive from Bude.<BR> <BR>Golf<BR>Royal North Devon Golf Club at Westward Ho! approx 4 miles. England's oldest links golf course.<BR> <BR> <BR>How to get there<BR> Car essential. Nearest airport is Exeter airport and is approx 60 miles. Nearest channel port is Plymouth and is approx 60 miles.<BR> <BR>Distances<BR> Town of Bideford is approx 3 miles. Milky Way approx 5 miles and Big Sheep approx 2 miles. Tarka Trail cycle trail at Bideford where bikes may be hired approx 4 miles. Swimming pool at Northam approx 4 miles.<BR> <BR>Further details<BR> Atlantic Village shopping outlet approx 2 miles including supermarket, cash machines.<BR>
Car recommended
How to get there
Airport: Exeter: 65.0 km
Railway: Barnstaple: 15.0 km
Ferry: Plymouth: 80.0 km
2 miles south of North Devon Link Road. Directions will be given when booking has been confirmed.
Activities nearby
Fishing Nearby, There Is A Golf Course Within 30 Mins Drive, Nearest Beach: 5.0 km.
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