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Old Saltys Cottage in Westward Ho

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3 bedrooms
2 bathrooms
6 guests
4 nights minimum
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CHARACTER COTTAGE WITH SUPERB SEA VIEWS IN PREMIER RESIDENTIAL ROADOld Saltys holiday cottage is a 19th century former coach house sitting in an elevated position set high above the seaside resort of Westward Ho! Offering great views down to the long sandy beach of Bideford Bay across the Torridge estuary, towards Saunton and Baggy Point. Some aspects look out towards Lundy Island. Ideally placed for strolling to the beach with your bucket and spade or enjoying a Devon cream tea at The Rockpool Cafe in the village, all the amenities are just a 10 minute walk away (please note there are steep hills).Perfect for touring North Devon, the market town of Bideford is a 5 minutes' drive and is home to the Oldenburg for day trips to Lundy Island. Other attractions well worth a visit include Clovel...CHARACTER COTTAGE WITH SUPERB SEA VIEWS IN PREMIER RESIDENTIAL ROADOld Saltys holiday cottage is a 19th century former coach house sitting in an elevated position set high above the seaside resort of Westward Ho! Offering great views down to the long sandy beach of Bideford Bay across the Torridge estuary, towards Saunton and Baggy Point. Some aspects look out towards Lundy Island. Ideally placed for strolling to the beach with your bucket and spade or enjoying a Devon cream tea at The Rockpool Cafe in the village, all the amenities are just a 10 minute walk away (please note there are steep hills).Perfect for touring North Devon, the market town of Bideford is a 5 minutes' drive and is home to the Oldenburg for day trips to Lundy Island. Other attractions well worth a visit include Clovelly, with its cobbled street, The Big Sheep, The Milky Way, Dartington Crystal, RHS Rosemoor Gardens and much more. Walkers will be spoilt with some of Devon's best cliff-top walks from the village as well as Northam Burrows, which is a haven for wildlife. Enjoy the views from the balcony with a glass of wine or stroll into the village for a drink and a meal from a choice of venues.The light and airy accommodation offers THREE bedrooms: situated on the first floor,1 king-size and 1 bunk bedroom. 1 twin situated on the ground floor accessed by a short flight of steps. Bathroom: bath with WC. Shower room: with WC. Lounge: with TV/DVD and french doors out to balcony with superb sea views. Kitchen/diner: with electric cooker, gas hob, washing machine, fridge, separate freezer, microwave and CD/radio with iPod dock. Outside: large, raised decked area with garden furniture and BBQ with wooden steps leading down to a lawn area, all having sea views. Amenities: private driveway with parking for 2 vehicles (also provides access to neighbouring property). Bed linen and duvets are included plus there's a few extra blankets in the wardrobes, towels, electric and central heating included. There is a baby travel cot, highchair and stair safety gate under the stairs. Regret no smoking. Well behaved Pets Welcome. Stairgate provided. Additional info: under deck storage area ideal for bikes, surfboards and wetsuits. Location: beach, shops and pubs all within 1 mile. Arrival: 3pm. SHORT BREAKS AVAILABLE PLEASE EMAIL FOR DETAILSMore
House Rules
Pets Allowed: Yes
Smoking Allowed: No
Kid Friendly: Yes
max 2 pets allowed
Bathrooms
1 Shower, 1 Full bath
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About the Owner
Adrian H
Response Rate:100%
Response Time:Within a few hours
Listed Since:January 2015
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Reviewed 15 June 2019

This cottage is a real home from home, it has everything you could possibly need. It is clean and comfortable and very cozy in cold weather. The views are amazing and the sunsets are better than watching the TV. The kitchen is very well equipped...More

Date of stay: June 2019
Thank Seaside87441
Reviewed 30 December 2018

We are staying here at the moment for a 5 night New Year break. It's like home from home with lovely little touches from the owners. Great attention to detail. Beautifully furnished. Fabulous views. Comfy beds. Would definitely recommend and would come back in a...More

Date of stay: December 2018
Thank sharoncherrington
Reviewed 17 September 2018

This is a fantastic cottage with outstanding views. The owner should be very proud and his little touches of greeting my wife and i with scones, jam, cream and a bottle of English wine was not expected but very welcome. I tend to judge any...More

Date of stay: September 2018
Thank tonytaff1954
Reviewed 12 August 2018 via mobile

We arrived safely to this lovely cottage and we were very pleased with the gifts we received laid out for us on the table. We really enjoyed exploring North Devon, particularly Lynmouth and the many beauty spots in the area. Plenty to do and see...More

Date of stay: August 2018
1  Thank gillianlittler110
Reviewed 12 May 2018 via mobile

Fabulous weeks holiday in Old Salty's. Views are incredible and the property is perfect. Really well equipped with everything you could need for a perfect stay. Will definitely book again and have already passed the details on to others.

Date of stay: May 2018
Thank Hungry666
Management response:Responded 13 May 2018

Thank you for your review. Glad you enjoyed your stay. Look forward to welcoming you again

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Reviewed 28 April 2018

This is a beautifully appointed cottage with views to die for over Barnstable Bay and out towards Lundy - even in the snow!! It was very cosy thank goodness and had everything we could need including a very generous 'welcome' tray. Lovely touch. Unfortunately, due...More

Date of stay: March 2018
Thank Pauline H
Reviewed 26 April 2018 via mobile

We had an excellent week away, both humans and our canine companions. Especially enjoying the beach where our dogs can run free using the whole beach at this time of year....

Date of stay: April 2018
Thank jeniferpop
Reviewed 23 July 2017 via mobile

Great location with lots to do in the area, we visited Exmoor Zoo, Clovelly, Saunton Sands beach, North Devon Wakepark, Casscades waterpark, and the go karts at pebble ridge. Had an amazing meal at the pier house restaurant, which was really good value and we...More

Date of stay: July 2017
Thank andreamoore18
Reviewed 9 May 2017

Just returned from a week a Old Saltys Cottage. Very well appointed, very clean, quiet and amazing views from decked area. A fantastic property in a great location. Very highly recommened and we'll certainly be back.

Date of stay: May 2017
Thank NJGlover
Reviewed 6 September 2016

This is a real 'home from home' place, spotlessly clean and the views from the balcony are breathtaking. The owner's attention to detail are second to none, we had everything we needed for a comfortable stay, in fact we liked it so much we didn't...More

Date of stay: August 2016
Thank S_Korj
Amenities
Pets Allowed: Yes
Smoking Allowed: No
Kid Friendly: Yes
DVD Player
Balcony
Grill
Central Heating
Suitable For Children Under 5
Deck
Freezer
Refrigerator
Highchair
Housekeeping Included
Internet Access
Iron
Kettle
Linens Provided
Local Guides/Maps
Microwave
Ocean Views
Outdoor Dining Area
Parking
Private Garden
Stereo System
Cooker
Terrace
Toaster
Towels Provided
TV
Washer
Water Views
Wi-Fi
Fishing Nearby
Golf Course Is On Site Or Within 15 Mins Walk
Horse Riding Nearby
There Are Tennis Courts Nearby
Watersports Nearby
Beach Or Lakeside Relaxation
Cycling Trips
Hiking Trips
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Activities nearby
Fishing Nearby, Golf Course Is On Site Or Within 15 Mins Walk, Horse Riding Nearby, There Are Tennis Courts Nearby, Watersports Nearby
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