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Barn | 2 Bedrooms | sleeps 4

Excellent 5/5 

3 Nights min stay

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from £50 /night

£350 - £603 / week

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  • Nearest beach 15 km
  • Swimming pool
  • Great for children of all ages 5
  • Car essential
  • Some pets are welcome - please contact the owner
Whether you want to relax with a book in the gardens surrounding the cottages, watch a DVD, help us feed the animals or just unwind in our rural haven here in North Devon. Fun for the children during school holidays yet peaceful with lots to do for adults at other times  …see more

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Farmhouse | 3 Bedrooms | sleeps 5

Excellent 5/5 

4 Nights min stay

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from £65 /night

£451 - £631 / week

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  • Great for children of all ages 5
  • Car essential
  • No pets allowed
Three bedroom annexe. Part of a former farmhouse set in a delightful and peaceful North Devon village. 15 minute drive from beaches, shopping and tourist attractions. Pub within walking distance serves good food.  …see more

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Cottage | 3 Bedrooms | sleeps 6

3 Nights min stay

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from £60 /night

£419 - £1055 / week

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  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 16 km
  • Swimming pool
  • Not suitable for children
  • Car advised
  • No pets allowed
With fantastic views from the sitting room down the valley to the taw estuary Harvest is ideal for the larger family or 4 adults wanting more room. Wooden beams and log burner make this an ideal bolt hole to explore North Devon  …see more

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Cottage | 2 Bedrooms | sleeps 4

Excellent 5/5 

2 Nights min stay

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from £48 /night

£334 - £769 / week

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  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 15 km
  • Swimming pool
  • Great for children of all ages 5
  • Pets welcome
Orchard Cottage has a good sized double bedroom, en suite bathroom with over bath shower. Small children's bunk bedded room. Great views, wooden beams and log burner. Close to pool at 30 degrees, Sauna, spa bath and games room. All weather tennis court.  …see more

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Cottage | 3 Bedrooms | sleeps 6

Very Good 4.5/5 

3 Nights min stay

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from £86 /night

£599 - £949 / week

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  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Great for children of all ages 5
  • Car essential
  • Pets welcome
  • Private garden
It's a cottage to be enjoyed with its secluded south facing garden, cosy multi-fuel burning fire (fuel not included), quirky cottage features and fields of rescue horses a few minutes walk away. Plus it's dog friendly so the whole family can enjoy it! If you are a keen golfer, Portmore golf course is located less than a mile from the property.  …see more

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Barn | 3 Bedrooms | sleeps 5

Excellent 5/5 

3 Nights min stay

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from £62 /night

£433 - £805 / week

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  • Nearest beach 15 km
  • Swimming pool
  • Great for children of all ages 5
  • Car essential
  • Some pets are welcome - please contact the owner
Whether you want to relax with a book in the gardens surrounding the cottages, watch a DVD, help us feed the animals or just unwind in our rural haven here in North Devon. A real home from home with ample places to sit outside and just listen to the birdsong.  …see more

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Barn | 2 Bedrooms | sleeps 4

Excellent 5/5 

2 Nights min stay

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from £52 /night

£361 - £635 / week

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  • Nearest beach 20 km
  • Swimming pool
  • Great for children of all ages 5
  • Car essential
  • Pets welcome
Lower Hearson Farm is a small family run farm set in fifteen acres of gardens, field and woodland. Whether you want to relax with a book in the gardens surrounding the cottages, watch a DVD, help us feed the animals or just unwind in our rural haven here in North Devon  …see more

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Cottage | 1 Bedroom | sleeps 2

Short stays welcome

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from £46 /night

£318 - £589 / week

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  • Nearest beach 8 km
  • Not suitable for children
  • Car essential
  • Some pets are welcome - please contact the owner
  • Private garden
Deep in the heart of the North Devon countryside is Ensis Farm. A beautiful 16th Century rural farmhouse offering a tastefully modernised holiday cottage. A relaxing retreat, yet accessible to the coast and the market towns of Barnstaple and South Molton. Hazelnut Barn has all the charm of a devon holiday cottage with all the advantages of modern living.  …see more

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Cottage | 2 Bedrooms | sleeps 4

Excellent 5/5 

Short stays welcome

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from £50 /night

£350 - £982 / week

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  • Nearest beach 25 km
  • Great for children of all ages 5
  • Car advised
  • Pets welcome
  • Private garden
15th/16th century thatched cottage, with extensive private gardens and original features including two inglenooks, in friendly, self-sufficient hilltop village midway between Dartmoor and Exmoor. Pubs, restaurants and village stores all within a couple of minutes' walk.  …see more

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Barn | 3 Bedrooms | sleeps 6

Excellent 5/5 

7 Nights min stay

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from £80 /night

£557 - £1209 / week

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  • Nearest beach 19 km
  • Great for children of all ages 5
  • Car essential
  • No pets allowed
Rural Luxury Barn close to beaches and Exmoor. Spacious and contemporary. Peacefully Located in over 80 Acres of private land Sleeps 5/6 (3 Bedrooms) Ideal for families.  …see more

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Apartment | 1 Bedroom | sleeps 2

Excellent 5/5 

2 Nights min stay

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from £41 /night

£281 - £477 / week

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  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Great for children of all ages 5
  • Car advised
  • Some pets are welcome - please contact the owner
Situated in a wooded valley with an abundance of Flora and Fauna and also close to the coast with blue flag beaches and a wide range of water sports. Exmoor national park is just a short drive or bus ride away. There are many coastal and countryside walks.  …see more

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Barn | 1 Bedroom | sleeps 2

3 Nights min stay

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from £45 /night

£313 - £437 / week

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  • Nearest beach 20 km
  • Swimming pool
  • Great for children of all ages 5
  • Car essential
  • Pets welcome
Lower Hearson Farm is a small family run farm set in fifteen acres of gardens, field and woodland. Whether you want to relax with a book in the gardens surrounding the cottages, watch a DVD, help us feed the animals or just unwind in our rural haven here in North Devon  …see more

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Cottage | 2 Bedrooms | sleeps 4

Short stays welcome

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from £61 /night

£424 - £748 / week

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  • Great for children of all ages 5
  • Car essential
  • Pets welcome
  • Private garden
Deep in the heart of the North Devon countryside is Ensis Farm. A beautiful 16th Century, rural farmhouse offering a tastefully modernised holiday cottage. A relaxing retreat, yet accessible to the coast and the market towns of Barnstaple and South Molton. Chestnut Barn has all the charm of a devon holiday cottage with all the advantages of modern living.  …see more

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Cottage | 1 Bedroom | sleeps 2

3 Nights min stay

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from £28 /night

£191 - £361 / week

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  • Not suitable for children
  • Car advised
  • No pets allowed
  • Private garden
Delightful rural retreat in easy reach of well-renowned sandy beaches as well as exhilarating Exmoor. Well equipped and full of character inside and out and set in a delightful private garden with views over pretty countryside. Great location for activity holidays and for chilling out in rural tranquillity.  …see more

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Cottage | 3 Bedrooms | sleeps 6

Excellent 5/5 

3 Nights min stay

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from £60 /night

£419 - £1055 / week

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  • Nearest beach 14 km
  • Swimming pool
  • Great for children of all ages 5
  • Car essential
  • Pets welcome
With fantastic views from the sitting room down the valley to the taw estuary Shippon is ideal for the larger family or 4 adults wanting more room. Wooden beams and log burner make this an ideal bolt hole to explore North Devon  …see more

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Cottage | 4 Bedrooms | sleeps 7

4 Nights min stay

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from £106 /night

£737 - £1007 / week

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  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Suitable for children over
  • Car advised
  • No pets allowed
  • Private garden
Delightful newly refurbished, traditional cottage with fabulous views, close to the outstandingly beautiful North Devon coast with its sandy beaches  …see more

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Cottage | 2 Bedrooms | sleeps 4

Excellent 5/5 

3 Nights min stay

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from £48 /night

£334 - £769 / week

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  • Nearest beach 14 km
  • Swimming pool
  • Great for children of all ages 5
  • Car essential
  • Pets welcome
With fantastic views from all windows down the valley to the taw estuary byre is ideal for a family or 4 adults: sitting/dining room with fitted kitchen and dishwasher, double bedroom twin bedroom, bathroom with overbath shower Oak beams.  …see more

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Cottage | 1 Bedroom | sleeps 2

Very Good 4.5/5 

3 Nights min stay

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from £40 /night

£276 - £631 / week

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  • Nearest beach 14 km
  • Swimming pool
  • Great for children of all ages 5
  • Car essential
  • Pets welcome
Self-catering holiday cottage with stunning rural views, 20 minutes from the best beaches in the Country. Shared indoor pool at 30 degrees. Ideal for couples seeking relaxation.  …see more

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Barn | 2 Bedrooms | sleeps 4

Excellent 5/5 

7 Nights min stay

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from £64 /night

£446 - £992 / week

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  • Nearest beach 19 km
  • Great for children of all ages 5
  • Car essential
  • No pets allowed
Rural Luxury Barn close to beaches and Exmoor. Spacious and contemporary. Peacefully Located in over 80 Acres of Farmland Sleeps 4 ( 2 Bedrooms) Ideal for families.  …see more

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Cottage | 4 Bedrooms | sleeps 7

Excellent 5/5 

3 Nights min stay

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from £94 /night

£658 - £1166 / week

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  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Great for children of all ages 5
  • Car advised
  • Pets welcome
  • Private garden
Marsh Cottage is a seventeenth century cottage with modern facilities and it sleeps 7. It is set in glorious countryside yet it is just three miles from the bustling town of Barnstaple. It is in close proximity to many of Devon's beautiful sandy beaches. Marsh Cottage offers everything you need for a family holiday or perfect getaway.  …see more

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Converted Chapel | 4 Bedrooms | sleeps 8

Excellent 5/5 

Short stays welcome

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from £145 /night

£1013 - £1589 / week

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Key info:

  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Great for children of all ages 5
  • Car not necessary
  • Pets welcome
  • Private garden
Why not get off to a flying start with one of our packages, Beat the rush and check in early with your groceries already chilling in the fridge or maybe you would like to treat yourselves and have the VIP package. Can't decide? have them both and bag yourself a discount ....and when you all return home from the beach or muddy walks there is plenty of hot water for all to use  …see more

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Barn | 3 Bedrooms | sleeps 7

Excellent 5/5 

3 Nights min stay

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from £76 /night

£529 - £953 / week

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Key info:

  • Nearest beach 15 km
  • Swimming pool
  • Great for children of all ages 5
  • Car essential
  • Pets welcome
Lower Hearson Farm is a small family run farm set in fifteen acres of gardens, field and woodland. Whether you want to relax with a book in the gardens surrounding the cottages, watch a DVD, help us feed the animals or just unwind in our rural haven here in North Devon.  …see more

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Cottage | 2 Bedrooms | sleeps 4

3 Nights min stay

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from £65 /night

£451 - £631 / week

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  • Great for children of all ages 5
  • Pets welcome
Beautiful converted barn converted in 2014 to provide modern and spacious living spaces for your holiday to North Devon. Located within walking distance of a popular local pub and within 15 minutes drive of the beaches, this is the perfect base for a holiday.  …see more

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Cottage | 2 Bedrooms | sleeps 4

3 Nights min stay

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from £48 /night

£334 - £769 / week

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  • Swimming pool
  • Great for children of all ages 5
  • Pets welcome
  • Private garden
Access to indoor heated pool, Sauna, spa bath 10 minutes drive away. Beautiful rural setting in the lovely hamlet of Marwood. Excellent walking on the doorstep and pets welcome.  …see more

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Cottage | 3 Bedrooms | sleeps 6

Excellent 5/5 

3 Nights min stay

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from £67 /night

£467 - £1151 / week

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  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 10 km
  • Swimming pool
  • Great for children of all ages 5
  • Car advised
  • Pets welcome
Willow is ideal for the larger family or 6 adults . Wooden beams and log burner make this an ideal bolt hole to explore North Devon. Double bedroom with 4 poster and a twin room with bathroom upstairs and twin downstairs with en suite shower.Very close to swimming pool  …see more

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Cottage | 3 Bedrooms | sleeps 6

Excellent 5/5 

Short stays welcome

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from £106 /night

£737 - £1564 / week

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Key info:

  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Swimming pool
  • Great for children of all ages 5
  • Car essential
  • No pets allowed
  • Private garden
Leisure facilities: shared heated indoor 13 m swimming pool and sauna, extensive farm walks, croquet lawn, private fishing, clay pigeon shooting, wildlife safaris, camera deer stalking. We're always delighted when guests want to help feed the chickens and livestock On site laundry room facilities with washing machines and tumble dryers.  …see more

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Cottage | 7 Bedrooms | sleeps 12

Excellent 5/5 

3 Nights min stay

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from £155 /night

£1080 - £2660 / week

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Key info:

  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 5 km
  • Swimming pool
  • Great for children of all ages 5
  • Car advised
  • Some pets are welcome - please contact the owner
  • Private garden
This spacious, wonderful property have been skillfully converted from 19th Century stone built barns. Located in the beatiful North Devon countryside with every facility you would expect. Now with complimentary super fast fibre optic broadband................  …see more

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Cottage | 4 Bedrooms | sleeps 7

Excellent 5/5 

3 Nights min stay

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from £71 /night

£495 - £1495 / week

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  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 5 km
  • Swimming pool
  • Great for children of all ages 5
  • Car advised
  • Some pets are welcome - please contact the owner
This is an ideal family cottage, spacious and contemporary, with all the luxury facilities you require for a relaxing family holiday - at any time of year. Now with complimentary super fast fibre optic broadband................  …see more

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Cottage | 2 Bedrooms | sleeps 4

Excellent 5/5 

3 Nights min stay

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from £43 /night

£295 - £965 / week

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  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 5 km
  • Swimming pool
  • Great for children of all ages 5
  • Car advised
  • Some pets are welcome - please contact the owner
  • Private garden
Built from natural cob, this luxury traditional cottage is warm and cosy and offers complete comfort. Indoor pool and leisure complex,centrally located to enjoy all that Devon has to offer. The comfortable lounge features a brand new 42" lcd tv together with dvd player. Now with complimentary super fast fibre optic broadband..................  …see more

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Cottage | 3 Bedrooms | sleeps 5

Excellent 5/5 

1 night min stay

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from £57 /night

£395 - £1205 / week

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  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 5 km
  • Swimming pool
  • Great for children of all ages 5
  • Car advised
  • Some pets are welcome - please contact the owner
Barn Owl Cottage is a superb, spacious 3 bedroom contemporary cottage with comfortable furnishings. It is the perfect place to stay, relax and unwind. Now with complimentary super fast fibre optic broadband..............  …see more

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Farmhouse | 4 Bedrooms | sleeps 8

Very Good 4.5/5 

2 Nights min stay

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from £77 /night

£535 - £1190 / week

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  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 37 km
  • Great for children of all ages 5
  • Car advised
  • Some pets are welcome - please contact the owner
  • Private garden
Spacious Victorian Farmhouse. Refurbished to 4 star standard with excellent views across the meadows and trout lake. Complete with everything you will need for a relaxing holiday - including two wood burners for those cosy nights in front of a real open fire..  …see more

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Barn | 3 Bedrooms | sleeps 6

Short stays welcome

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from £75 /night

£520 - £1040 / week

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  • Great for children of all ages 5
  • Car advised
  • No pets allowed
1 of 6 properties situated on the edge of exmoor - ideal for families and couples. dating back to the 16th century and accessed via pretty country lanes, the owners' farm lies deep in the heart of the unspoilt devon countryside on the southern edge of exmoor national park, and is set within 6 acres of land, bordered by a stream. Grade ii listed, the properties adjoin one another and are set around a traditional cobbled courtyard, retaining many of their period features which confer unique character and elegance to each cottage. in a stunning location, the properties offer a high standard of accommodation. Just over a mile away from the cottages, the village of north molton sits at the `gateway to exmoor' and offers local amenities with traditional west country inns, shop, church and trout farm, whilst the vast expanse of exmoor itself rewards nature lovers with sightings of red deer, native ponies and an abundance of birds. Famed for its weekly farmers' markets, the victorian town of south molton (a 10 minute drive) is a delight to browse around, with tearooms, antique and curio shops, as well as wealth of restaurants and pubs in which to seek out refreshment while soaking up the local atmosphere. Also within easy driving distance lie the magnificent beaches of the north devon coastline - the paradise of surfers - whilst pretty seaside villages, such as lynton and lynmouth also prove popular with their unique cliff railway, harbour and pebble beaches. From the victorian seaside town of ilfracombe, boat trips can be made to lundy island, and barnstaple (a 20 minute drive) offers weekly pannier markets, shops, theatre, cinema, leisure centre, tennis, restaurants and pubs. For good days out, the national trust properties arlington court, knightshayes, watersmeet and dunster castle are all worth visiting, whilst other places of interest include rhs rosemoor gardens, and marwood gardens, whilst younger family members will delight in the nearby local attractions such as the big sheep, combe martin dinosaur and wildlife park, exmoor zoo and the milky way, all of which offer complete days out. Locally, activities to enjoy include fishing, golf, cycling, shooting, country sports and pony trekking, with sailing and wind surfing at nearby wimbleball lake. play facilities: children's play area with swings, slides, trampoline with safety net and a play barn providing all-weather entertainment with dartboard, snooker, table football, table tennis and air hockey. Playstations available with games and dvd collection. Outside: bbq area, wildlife path around 5 acres of fields. Amenities: all properties have bed linen, towels, electric, and electric heating or full central heating included and wi-fi suitable for general web browsing and checking emails. Heating supplement of £30 from 1 october - 31 march inclusive payable dorect to the owner 2 weeks prior to arrival. All properties have use of laundry room. Location: beach 12 miles, pub and shop 2 miles.  the accommodation offers three bedrooms: 1 double on the lower ground floor with en-suite shower and wc, 1 double on ground floor with en-suite bathroom with shower over and wc, and steep steps up to a twin bedroom (not recommended for the elderly or children under 6) with en-suite wc. Lounge: with flatscreen tv, dvd, hi-fi, original vaulted beamed ceiling and open fireplace (small basket of logs provided october to april inclusive). Kitchen/diner: with cooker, fridge with freezer compartment, dishwasher and microwave. outside: private enclosed garden.  …see more

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Barn | 2 Bedrooms | sleeps 4

Short stays welcome

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from £68 /night

£475 - £860 / week

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  • Great for children of all ages 5
  • Car advised
  • Pets welcome
  • Private garden
attractive barn, countryside location yet easy drive to beaches and attractions this delightful, detached single storey barn has been tastefully converted to a high standard throughout, nestling in the humble countryside with views over the rolling fields. An ideal base for families or couples alike. within a short drive of some of the most popular sandy surfing beaches in the county, there is much to see and do. Croyde, saunton and woolacombe beaches are famous for their golden sand and surf and there are also villages and towns such as ifracombe, lynton and lynmouth with their harbours and fishing trips. Other attractions well worth a visit include national trust arlington court, marwood gardens, watermouth castle and the valley of the rocks, to name a few. Walkers will enjoy strolling the countryside around the property and there is also exmoor which is very accessible by car and famed for its beauty and wildlife. The regional town of barnstaple has a range of leisure facilities including swimming pool, tennis, theatre and cinema. There are pubs which serve food with the nearest in the next village approximately 2 miles. Relax in the enclosed garden or enjoy a glass of wine on the patio and breathe in the countryside air. the accommodation has been furnished and equipped to a high standard, with oak flooring and exposed beams throughout and offers two bedrooms: 1 king-size with tv/dvd, en-suite shower over bath and wc and 1 zip-and-link twin (which can be made into a king-size on request) with tv/dvd, en-suite shower room and wc. Lounge: with oak flooring, exposed beams and enjoys a woodburner (logs included), tv, dvd, hi-fi and patio doors leading out on the patio area with seating. Kitchen/diner: accessed via one step up from the lounge with slate work tops, range cooker with electric oven and gas hob, american style fridge/freezer, dishwasher and microwave. Washing machine and tumble dryer in a seperate cupboard. outside: large enclosed garden and patio area with bbq and views over the countryside. Amenities: private off-road parking for 3 cars. Bed linen, towels, electric and underfloor heating included. 2 dogs welcome. Wi-fi available. Additional info: season ticket for saunton car park provided (dog friendly beach at saunton). Private water supply. Location: beach 6 miles, shop 4 miles and pub 2 miles. Arrival: 3pm.  …see more

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House | 4 Bedrooms | sleeps 9

Short stays welcome

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from £74 /night

£515 - £1060 / week

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  • Great for children of all ages 5
  • Car advised
  • Pets welcome
  • Private garden
perfectly situated on the edge of exmoor originally a country pub, the property has been carefully refurbished to provide comfortable accommodation with the owner occupying the fully self contained ground floor. A warm welcome awaits but privacy is assured. The house has its own private entrance and is approached via gated stone steps. set on a quiet country road you will be ideally situated to visit the market town of south molton, which is 2.5 miles away, where 2 markets are held each week and where you can browse around an array of shops, a supermarket and numerous pubs and restaurants. You will be within easy reach of the wonderful sandy beaches at saunton, croyde, woolacombe and westward ho! walkers will be spoilt with country footpaths from the village of alswear and exmoor easily accessible, whilst on exmoor you could visit the zoo or one of the local fishing lakes. The picturesque coastal villages of clovelly, lynton and lynmouth are also within easy reach along with the larger town of barnstaple which is 12.5 miles away and has numerous shops, a theatre, cinema and many pubs and restaurants. the accommodation offers four bedrooms: each with its own private bathroom or shower room, on the first floor you will find 1 small double with en-suite bathroom with shower over bath and wc and 1 twin with a neighbouring separate bathroom with bath, shower and wc. On the second floor 1 large double with a step down and low doorway into an en-suite bathroom with shower over bath and wc (low beams) and 1 further large bedroom with 3 single beds and an en-suite bathroom with shower over bath and wc. Lounge: on the first floor is a spacious lounge with a flatscreen tv, freeview and dvd. Dining room: seats 9 with feature rayburn that can be lit in the winter, 2 steps lead to the kitchen: with cooker, microwave, fridge/freezer, dishwasher and washer/dryer. Outside: 2 enclosed private gardens with seating and bbq. Amenities: ample off-road parking across the road in the former pub car park which is now privately owned by the owner. Bed linen, towels, wi-fi, electric and central heating included. 2 dogs welcome. Location: pub 2 miles, shops 2.5 miles and beach approximately a 30 minutes drive.  …see more

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Cottage | 2 Bedrooms | sleeps 4

Short stays welcome

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from £57 /night

£395 - £785 / week

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  • Great for children of all ages 5
  • Car advised
  • Pets welcome
  • Private garden
1 of 3 properties with 3 fishing lakes on site 3 cottages with sunny gardens and extensive grounds with sightings of wildlife including deer, foxes and much more. situated upon the edge of the picturesque village of swimbridge, with the seclusion of the surrounding countryside and perfectly positioned to provide easy access to exmoor with its wonderful scenery and walks. Within easy reach at barnstaple which also offers an array of leisure facilities and a huge selection of pubs, restaurants and shops and is only a 15 minute drive. Breathtaking beaches and coastlines including westward ho!, croyde, saunton and woolacombe, and many of exmoors hidden coves and beaches. leisure facilities: 3 coarse fishing lakes (3 acres, 2.5 acres and 0.5 acres). All well stocked, 1 specimen carp fishing, 1 pleasure/match fishing and 1 float fishing only, which are available for guests use. Guests can fish on 2 lakes for free and benefit from a special rate of £5 per 12 hour period on the premium lake (children and toddlers will need to be accompanied by an adult at all times around the lakes). Outside: guests have access to the extensive grounds, lakes and share owners' gardens with a stream running through the end of the garden. Amenities: parking for 1 car. Bed linen, towels and wi-fi included. Electric and central heating is supplied via a card meter. 2 dogs welcome. Additional info: guests will need to bring their own fishing rods and equipment, however the owner has an onsite shop with bate and small equipment. Private water supply. Regret no smoking. Location: beach 30 minutes drive, shops and pub 1 mile. the accommodation offers two bedrooms: 1 twin bedroom, accessed via a flight of stairs, with en-suite wc. 1 twin located on the ground floor with connecting door to shower room. Shower room: with wc. Lounge/kitchen/diner: with tv/dvd, kitchen with cooker, microwave, fridge/freezer, dishwasher and washing/dryer, lounge area with patio doors outside: patio area with seating and bbq and use of enclosed shared gardens.  …see more

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Cottage | 2 Bedrooms | sleeps 4

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£305 - £760 / week

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  • Swimming pool
  • Great for children of all ages 5
  • Car advised
  • Pets welcome
  • Private garden
1 of 2 properties enjoying shared access to the outdoor heated swimming pool and tennis lawn on this quiet picturesque farm complex. Sleeps 4+1 nestling amongst the stunning rolling devonshire countryside, beara farm cottages offer a warm welcome to couples and families alike at this quiet secluded spot. situated just a short drive from the picturesque market town of chulmleigh, where you can wander its tight winding streets and explore the local shops and pubs and its 18 hole golf course in the heart of the village, will challenge both amateurs and professionals alike. No trip to this area would be complete without taking in exmoor national park which is just on your doorstep, offering some of the most scenic walks and beautiful hidden spots in the county, where you can’t help but be inspired by the breath taking scenery and become immersed in the sedate devonshire way of life. leisure facilities: heated, enclosed outdoor swimming pool (mid may - mid sept weather permitting), play area, games barn and tennis lawn. Farm activities: enjoy the ample pathways and bridle ways meandering through the 80 acres of working hls farmland (higher level environmental scheme) that guests are invited to roam and explore, take in the different flora and fauna, where there have been sightings of rare red deer, badgers and buzzards in their natural environment. Amenities: ample parking. Bed linen, electric and gas central heating included. Regret no smoking within the properties. 2 well-behaved dogs welcome (large breeds by arrangement). Additional info: private water supply. Location: beach 20 miles, shops and pubs 2 miles within chulmleigh. the upside down accommodation offers two bedrooms: on the ground floor, 1 double and 1 twin with z bed. Bathroom: also on the ground floor with shower over bath and wc. Lounge/kitchen/diner: open-plan area with exposed original wooden beams, ample seating around the dining table, flatscreen tv with dvd and freeview. Kitchen area: fully-equipped, offers gas cooker with hob, microwave, fridge with ice compartment, dishwasher, washing machine and use of tumble dryer (charged). Outside: enclosed, private garden with patio and lawn, enjoying garden furniture and bbq. Additional info: the property is accessed by 5 steps into the enclosed garden, then a further 3 steps to the lounge/diner.  …see more

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House | 2 Bedrooms | sleeps 8

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from £130 /night

£910 - £2040 / week

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  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Swimming pool
  • Great for children of all ages 5
  • Car advised
  • Pets welcome
a peaceful secluded and extremely picturesque hideaway with adjoining indoor pool and hot tub this detached house is surrounded by 50 acres of woodland, home to red deer and numerous other wildlife, and makes for the perfect secluded holiday setting. A sparkling trout stream babbles through the gardens on its way to the sea at heddons mouth. walkers will be in their element with some lovely countryside walks direct from the property including a gentle stroll through the valley to the nearby hunters inn which is renowned for its lovely food. There is much to see and do in the area and you can enjoy the sweeping sands of woolacombe, putsborough, croyde and saunton, ranked among the finest beaches in europe. Fringed by cliffs and sand dunes, and studded with rock pools, these golden beaches offer a range of activities, from bucket and spade fun to surfing and watersports. There are attractions to suit all tastes which include national trust arlington court, watermouth castle, exmoor zoological gardens, combe martin dinosaur park and much more. Leisure facilities: direct access from the lounge to the 30' indoor swimming pool (occasionally used by owner by arrangement), family sized hot tub, shower room, wc and changing room. Stroll the gardens sited by the stream. the accommodation offers two bedrooms: 1 open-plan double leading 3 steps up from the lounge area with spiral staircase leading off to the downstairs double bedroom with bunk beds. Bathroom: with shower over bath and wc also on the lower level. There is also outside access from this floor. Lounge/kitchen/diner: large with skytv, dvd, woodburner, double sofabed and pool table. Kitchen area off the lounge/diner, equipped with cooker, washer/dryer, dishwasher and microwave. Direct access from lounge to swimming pool. Outside: patio with seating, use of gardens, and large trampoline available. Amenities: ample parking. Bed linen and electric included. £50 per week charge payable on arrival, for logs/central heating and pool heating. 3 dogs by arrangement. Location: beach 3 miles, pub 1 mile, shop 2 miles. Arrival: 3pm.  …see more

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Cottage | 2 Bedrooms | sleeps 4

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from £55 /night

£380 - £760 / week

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  • Swimming pool
  • Great for children of all ages 5
  • Car advised
  • No pets allowed
this picturesque complex of 9 properties enjoys 4 acres of shared grounds, with woodland, indoor heated swimming pool, spa and all-weather tennis court this complex nestles on the outskirts of the picture postcard village of tawstock, handily located a short drive from the capital town of barnstaple. The holiday cottages, once the coach house and the outbuildings of an imposing 18th century former rectory, have been recently converted to 8 holiday cottages arranged around a large courtyard and sit within the 4 acres of grounds enjoying stunning countryside views. explore barnstaple, a 3 miles drive, offering a wealth of shops, pubs and restaurants and with a host of activities for all seasons, from indoor ice skating rink, ten pin bowling, golf course, the queens theatre, which hosts a variety of local and national productions and a multi-screen cinema, to name but a few. North devon has some of the most breathtaking and varied landscapes, from the popular beaches and coves, perfect for families and for water sport enthusiasts, awe inspiring coastal and cliff walks, to the rugged beauty of the exmoor national park and the variety of wildlife and fauna that call exmoor home. leisure facilities: shared all-weather tennis court, indoor heated swimming pool with spa and paddling pool, open throughout the year. Outside: guests are invited to explore the grounds and woodland walks with differing areas from meadow to sheltered picnic spots with seating, picnic and bbq areas. Shared utility room: laundry room operated by coin meter. Amenities: ample parking in the car park which has gates. Bed linen, electric and central heating included. Information centre on site including shared computer with internet. Towels for hire. Regret no smoking within the properties. Regret no pets. Location: beach 6 miles, pub and shops 2 miles. Arrival: 4pm. the accommodation is laid out as an upside down property and offers two bedrooms: 1 double and 1 twin room, all located on the ground floor. Bathroom: with shower over bath and wc, also located on the ground floor. Lounge/kitchen/diner: open-plan area with tv/dvd. Kitchen with electric cooker, microwave, fridge/freezer and dishwasher. Outside: roof terrace with seating.  …see more

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House | 1 Bedroom | sleeps 2

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£280 - £500 / week

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  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Great for children of all ages 5
  • Car advised
  • No pets allowed
  • Private garden
unique property with fabulous views over river christmas week available saturday 20th december - saturday 27th december 2014 this fantastic grade ii listed watchtower, with fabulous views over the river taw, has been refurbished and equipped to provide excellent accommodation without most of the traditional self-catering equipment. an ideal hideaway for those who do not want to cook, you will be within a short drive of the many popular beaches and attractions including westward ho!, saunton and croyde. the regional centre of barnstaple being less than 1 mile away offers pubs, shops, restaurants, cinema and theatre. the open-plan accommodation offers one bedroom/lounge: lovely open-plan lounge with double sofa bed and views over the river, woodburner effect electric fire, flatscreen tv, freeview and dvd. Shower room: with wc. Kitchen/diner: microwave and toaster available for breakfast, separate sink for washing cutlery etc and a fridge is available on the premises. Outside: lovely enclosed shared lawn gardens with seating and bbq. Amenities: parking for 2 cars. Bed linen, towels and electric included. Night storage heating. Regret no pets or smoking. Additional info: regret there is no cooker or washing machine. Location: beach 4 miles, pub walking distance, shop 0.5 mile.  …see more

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Barn | 4 Bedrooms | sleeps 8

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from £130 /night

£910 - £2040 / week

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  • Swimming pool
  • Great for children of all ages 5
  • Car advised
  • No pets allowed
  • Private garden
1 of 3 luxurious detached barns on working farm close to exmoor national park a stay here at this private 650 acre estate is a real country experience, superb views over open countryside and lovely private walks direct from the door. conveniently located on the edge of exmoor national park yet only 40 minutes from the glorious beaches of saunton sands and woolacombe (ideal for surfers and bathers alike). The estate is home to one of the largest herds of heritage ruby red devon cattle in the country and the owners are passionate about sharing the countryside experience. You can make the most of the countryside and location with a night safari hosted by their own gamekeeper with possible sightings of deer, otters, barn owls and other wildlife. You can also indulge in the luxury of hiring the onsite chef to cook a meal or two during your stay. Barbeque packs of farm produced meat are usually available offering farm fresh food with low food miles! or why not buy an arrival ready meal. If you have the chance to venture away from the estate, you are only a short drive from south molton where you can browse around an array of shops, supermarket and numerous pubs and restaurants and visit the popular cattle and pannier markets. The towns of barnstaple (15 miles) and tiverton (17 miles) have theatres, cinemas and many more shops and restaurants. all properties have impressive exposed oak beams and vaulted ceilings. Leisure facilities: shared indoor heated swimming pool (13x5 meters) open all year round. Private river and lake fishing, camera deer stalking and clay pigeon shooting, all by arrangement. Farm activities: children are encouraged to help collect eggs and feed animals under supervision. Amenities: bed linen, towels, electric, central heating and initial supply of logs included. Free wi-fi is available and there is good reception for all major mobile networks. Regret no smoking. Regret no pets. Additional info: there is an onsite drying room and coin operated washing and drying facilities. Location: beach 23 miles, pub and shop 4 miles. Arrival: 4pm. the accommodation offers four bedrooms (all en-suite): situated downstairs, 1 zip-and-link double/twin with en-suite bathroom with shower over bath and wc. Situated upstairs, via an open-tread staircase, are 2 king-size and 1 zip-and-link double/twin, all having en-suite bathrooms with shower over bath and wc. Lounge/kitchen/diner: spacious open-plan living area with underfloor heating, consisting of lounge area with tv/dvd and woodburner. Access to downstairs en-suite. Second seating area with ipod dock/cd and fabulous views out onto the traditionally planted orchard and beyond. Kitchen/diner with electric range cooker, american style fridge/freezer, dishwasher, washing machine and microwave. Outside: patio area with two seating areas, bbq and steps leading down to the gated enclosed orchard garden. Amenities: parking for 3 cars  …see more

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Barn | 2 Bedrooms | sleeps 4

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£335 - £650 / week

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  • Great for children of all ages 5
  • Car advised
  • Pets welcome
  • Private garden
1 of 3 properties tucked away in the north devon countryside the three cottages have been sympathetically converted to a high standard from a victorian stone barn. They are set around a beautiful, fully fenced, grassed courtyard next to the owner's farmhouse. The cottages retain many period features such as vaulted, beamed ceilings and wooden floors. When combined with modern features and cosy wood burners, these cottages give much charm and comfort. tucked away in its own 47 acres in a sunny valley within the exmoor national park. Surrounded by panoramic views and bordered by woodland, a river, and rolling pasture, it is a perfect place for a secluded and peaceful self-catering holiday. At the end of a long unmade farm track it is a delightful and safe environment for children and animals, free from passing traffic, 3 miles from the unspoilt village of parracombe with its award-winning pub and friendly shop and post office. You will be within easy reach of moorland and the north devon coast, lynton and lynmouth and the sandy beaches at woolacombe and croyde. Footpaths lead direct from the cottages to the moors and the sea. As well as splendid walking, there are riding stables nearby together with a wide variety of local attractions for all weathers. The farm is home to red deer, bats, buzzards, owls, otters and a huge array of wildlife and wildflowers. play facilities: fenced outdoor picnic/play area with wendy house and small climbing frame. Games room: cheerful, bright barn in the courtyard with table tennis, table football, small snooker table, skittles, croquet and many more toys and games. Outside: large shared grassy courtyard with garden furniture for playing outdoor games, picnicking or a quiet read. Utility: shared laundry room with a washing machine, tumble dryer, large overhead drying rack, wellies and fishing nets to borrow. Amenities: bed linen, electric, central heating and wi-fi included. Towels for hire. First basket of logs free then £7.50 per basket. Arrival: 3.30pm.  this barn is situated in the owner's courtyard opposite the games barn and offers two bedrooms: 1 double and 1 twin. The twin is galleried and accessed via a spiral staircase. Shower room: situated downstairs with shower, wc and shaver point. Lounge/kitchen/diner: lovely spacious area with tv, dvd, woodburner, fridge, dishwasher, cooker and microwave. Outside: picnic table and bbq situated in the enclosed shared courtyard next to the cottage. Amenities: 2 well-behaved dogs welcome but must not be left unattended and must be kept on leads where requested. Regret no smoking.  …see more

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Barn | 1 Bedroom | sleeps 2

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from £45 /night

£315 - £630 / week

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  • Great for children of all ages 5
  • Car advised
  • Pets welcome
1 of 2 properties, 102 acres, horses, ducks, children's play area, swings, slide and trampoline, picnic area, wi-fi these beautiful, converted barns are set in a quiet location close to the owners’ 16th century thatched farmhouse. The barns have been transformed from former farm buildings with great care and attention paid to ensure the highest specification; character features such as beams and stonework have been exposed. a short distance to the many leisure facilities, family attractions and huge selection of bars, restaurants, cafes and pubs in the regional centre of barnstaple. The glorious sandy beach of westward ho! is a 15 minute drive. The surfing paradise of croyde, woolacombe and saunton are a little further being about a 1 hour drive. The farm is surrounded by farmland which visitors are welcome to walk and explore. There are a number of circular walks direct from the property which takes in the excellent hunters inn at the nearby village of newton tracey, being less than 4 miles away and serving good food, it is an ideal way to build up your appetite. All in all, an ideal holiday location. farm activities: come and see the horses, ducks, chickens and cats. Visitors are welcome to feed the ducks, see the owners’ horses by arrangement or walk over the owners farmland which includes a nature trail along a small river, or sit and watch the wildlife by the lakes. Games barn: heated, with pool table, table football, table ice hockey and small ball pit. Play facilities: communal swings, slide and trampoline. Outside: large communal lawn area which visitors are encouraged to use and is ideal for ball games. Picnic area. Amenities: the properties have ample parking close to them. Bed linen, electric, central heating and wi-fi included. Towels for hire. 1 dog welcome. Location: beach 12 miles, pubs 2.5 miles, barnstaple town 4 miles. this luxurious conversion, ideal for couples or small families, offers extremely comfortable and stylish accommodation with one king-size double bedroom with tv. Bathroom: with under floor heating, whirlpool bath with shower over and wc. Lounge/kitchen/diner: large area with gas woodburner, tv, dvd, hi-fi and wi-fi. The kitchen area has a cooker, hob, hood, microwave, fridge, washing machine and many useful extras. Outside: private patio with garden furniture.  …see more

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Barn | 4 Bedrooms | sleeps 8

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from £82 /night

£570 - £1410 / week

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  • Great for children of all ages 5
  • Car advised
  • Pets welcome
  • Private garden
1 of 2 properties, 102 acres, horses, ducks, children's play area, swings, slide and trampoline, picnic area, wi-fi these beautiful, converted barns are set in a quiet location close to the owners’ 16th century thatched farmhouse. The barns have been transformed from former farm buildings with great care and attention paid to ensure the highest specification; character features such as beams and stonework have been exposed. a short distance to the many leisure facilities, family attractions and huge selection of bars, restaurants, cafes and pubs in the regional centre of barnstaple. The glorious sandy beach of westward ho! is a 15 minute drive. The surfing paradise of croyde, woolacombe and saunton are a little further being about a 1 hour drive. The farm is surrounded by farmland which visitors are welcome to walk and explore. There are a number of circular walks direct from the property which takes in the excellent hunters inn at the nearby village of newton tracey, being less than 4 miles away and serving good food, it is an ideal way to build up your appetite. All in all, an ideal holiday location. farm activities: come and see the horses, ducks, chickens and cats. Visitors are welcome to feed the ducks, see the owners’ horses by arrangement or walk over the owners farmland which includes a nature trail along a small river, or sit and watch the wildlife by the lakes. Games barn: heated, with pool table, table football, table ice hockey and small ball pit. Play facilities: communal swings, slide and trampoline. Outside: large communal lawn area which visitors are encouraged to use and is ideal for ball games. Picnic area. Amenities: the properties have ample parking close to them. Bed linen, electric, central heating and wi-fi included. Towels for hire. 1 dog welcome. Location: beach 12 miles, pubs 2.5 miles, barnstaple town 4 miles. this barn is a split-level conversion and offers four bedrooms: 1 double on the ground floor and down a few steps. On a higher level, off a galleried landing, 1 king-size with tv and en-suite shower room with wc and 2 twin bedrooms. Bathroom: with whirlpool bath with shower over and wc. Lounge/diner: spacious area with an impressive central section which shows off the high ceilings, exposed beams and galleried staircase/landing, gas woodburner, tv, dvd, selection of dvds, hi-fi and wii games console with games. Kitchen: well-equipped with electric range-style cooker, hob and hood, microwave, fridge/freezer, dishwasher, tv and many useful extras. Utility room: with washing machine and tumble dryer. Separate wc. Outside: enclosed private patio area with garden furniture and bbq.  …see more

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Barn | 3 Bedrooms | sleeps 6

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from £75 /night

£520 - £1040 / week

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  • Great for children of all ages 5
  • Car advised
  • Pets welcome
  • Private garden
1 of 6 properties situated on the edge of exmoor - ideal for families and couples. dating back to the 16th century and accessed via pretty narrow country lanes, the owners' farm lies deep in the heart of the unspoilt devon countryside on the southern edge of exmoor national park, and is set within 6 acres of land, bordered by a stream. Grade ii listed, the properties adjoin one another and are set around a traditional cobbled courtyard, retaining many of their period features which confer unique character and elegance to each cottage. in a stunning location, the properties offer a high standard of accommodation. Just over a mile away from the cottages, the village of north molton sits at the `gateway to exmoor' and offers local amenities with traditional west country inns, shop, church and trout farm, whilst the vast expanse of exmoor itself rewards nature lovers with sightings of red deer, native ponies and an abundance of birds. Famed for its weekly farmers' markets, the victorian town of south molton (a 10 minute drive) is a delight to browse around, with tearooms, antique and curio shops, as well as wealth of restaurants and pubs in which to seek out refreshment while soaking up the local atmosphere. Also within easy driving distance lie the magnificent beaches of the north devon coastline - the paradise of surfers - whilst pretty seaside villages, such as lynton and lynmouth also prove popular with their unique cliff railway, harbour and pebble beaches. From the victorian seaside town of ilfracombe, boat trips can be made to lundy island, and barnstaple (a 20 minute drive) offers weekly pannier markets, shops, theatre, cinema, leisure centre, tennis, restaurants and pubs. For good days out, the national trust properties arlington court, knightshayes, watersmeet and dunster castle are all worth visiting, whilst other places of interest include rhs rosemoor gardens, and marwood gardens, whilst younger family members will delight in the nearby local attractions such as the big sheep, combe martin dinosaur and wildlife park, exmoor zoo and the milky way, all of which offer complete days out. Locally, activities to enjoy include fishing, golf, cycling, shooting, country sports and pony trekking, with sailing and wind surfing at nearby wimbleball lake. play facilities: children's play area with swings, slides, trampoline with safety net and a play barn providing all-weather entertainment with dartboard, snooker, table football, table tennis and air hockey. Playstations available with games and dvd collection. Outside: bbq area, wildlife path around 5 acres of fields. Amenities: all properties have bed linen, towels, electric, and electric heating or full central heating included and wi-fi suitable for general web browsing and checking emails. Heating supplement of £30 from 1 october - 31 march inclusive payable dorect to the owner 2 weeks prior to arrival. All properties have use of laundry room. Location: beach 12 miles, pub and shop 2 miles. the accommodation offers three bedrooms: 1 double with en-suite shower and wc, 1 twin and 1 bunk bedroom. bathroom: with shower over and wc. downstairs wc.  lounge: large with flatscreen tv, dvd, hi-fi, original beams and open fireplace (small basket of logs provided april to october inclusive). Kitchen/diner: with cooker, fridge with freezer compartment, dishwasher and microwave.  outside: private enclosed garden. Amenities: 2 dogs welcome.  …see more

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Cottage | 2 Bedrooms | sleeps 4

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£335 - £675 / week

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  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Great for children of all ages 5
  • Car advised
  • No pets allowed
  • Private garden
characterful cottage within walking distance of the coast a great escape is offered by this delightfully rural property. It provides a real break from the hustle and bustle of modern living and has been tastefully decorated and furnished by its artistic owner whilst retaining the spirit of laid-back living. ideally situated for touring exmoor and the surrounding area you will be located on the border of an idyllic valley offering some of the most outstanding country and coastal walks in devon. Close by are woody bay and lee bay with their popular sheltered coves with rock pools and slightly further afield are lovely sandy beaches such as croyde and woolacombe. Other attractions in the area include lynton and lynmouth cliff railway, the valley of the rocks, arlington court, watermouth castle, exmoor zoo. In the evenings relax in the cottage garden or take a stroll to the local pub for dinner. the accommodation is accessed via an unmade track and offers two bedrooms: 2 cosy double rooms with low rise beds and cottage style furniture. Bathroom: pretty room with mosaic tiles, shower over bath and wc. Lounge/diner: lovely characterful area with tv/dvd, woodburner (first basket of logs included), dining table and chairs. Kitchen: with rayburn and fridge/freezer. Outside: enclosed garden with patio, seating and bbq. Amenities: parking for 2 cars. Bed linen, towels, electric and central heating included. Regret no smoking. regret no pets. additional info: regret no washing machine. Location: beach and pub within walking distance, shop 4 miles in combe martin.    …see more

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House | 1 Bedroom | sleeps 2

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£305 - £595 / week

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  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Suitable for children over
  • Car advised
  • Pets welcome
  • Private garden
1 of 2 properties, spectacular hillside location with lovely valley views regret no children or infants in a spectacular location in an area of outstanding natural beauty with amazing views over the sterridge valley in the pretty village of berrynarbor. Offering a relaxing and tranquil holiday retreat. In an elevated position and approached by a number of steps, you are surrounded by two acres of lovely terraced gardens, with an abundance of flowers and fishponds. It's the perfect place to relax and unwind in the most tranquil of locations enjoying the company of an array of wildlife. Many beautiful country and coastal walks can be enjoyed from the doorstep, or a short drive takes you to the outstanding exmoor national park, berrynarbor with ye old globe pub, tearooms, post office and friendly local store is just three quarters of a mile down the lane. Ideally suited to individual couples, or for those who may wish to holiday together. Once visited this unforgettable location will entice you back time and time again. Outside a terrace offers the perfect place for al fresco dining or just relaxing with a drink while taking in the lovely surroundings. Immaculately presented and with all home comforts. A welcome tray is also provided on arrival. leisure facilities: across a quiet lane adjacent to the car parking area is a large lawn and leads down to a private decked seating area overlooking the babbling river sterridge. Outside: there are several sitting areas together with a private elevated decking area for your use. Amenities: private off-road parking space opposite property. Bed linen, towels, electric heating and wifi included. 1 dog welcome. Regret no smoking within the complex. Location: beach 3 miles, pub and shop 1 mile. the accommodation is semi-detached and one of two similar properties. Elevated on the side of a valley with spectacular views and reached via a number of steps, the accommodation offers one bedroom: with double bed. Shower room: with wc. Lounge/diner: with skytv, dvd and woodburner effect electric fire. Kitchen: well-equipped with cooker, microwave and fridge with ice compartment. outside: small enclosed patio area and use of gardens with seating.  …see more

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Cottage | 4 Bedrooms | sleeps 8

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£570 - £1195 / week

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  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Great for children of all ages 5
  • Car advised
  • No pets allowed
traditional cottage set in 120 acres of magnificent countryside and ideal for exploring north devon, sleeps 8+1 situated in one of north devon's most picturesque villages, close to combe martin, this very spacious, semi-detached farmhouse offers an ideal base for the many delights close by. stroll the working farm and see the cows, sheep, trained sheepdogs at work, ducks, hens, ponies and newly born baby lambs in the spring. Close to exmoor, the famous tarka trail (cycling and walking) and the beautiful coastline with lovely sandy beaches at woolacombe, saunton and croyde which are ideal for surfing and the pretty bays/beaches at combe martin and ilfracombe, which are ideal for rock pooling. Other attractions include golf courses, horse riding, swimming, fishing, national trust arlington court, the market town of barnstaple and local country pubs and various restaurants to your taste. Our local shop/post office is within walking distance. Play facilities: swings and playhouse in the walled gardens. the accommodation has charm and character with slate floors, wood panels and exposed beams and offers four bedrooms: 1 double with four poster bed, 1 double with coronet, 1 bunk and 1 with 3 singles. Bathroom: with bath and wc. Separate shower room. Separate wc. Kitchen/diner: well-equipped farmhouse style with original slate flooring and beams, with electric cooker, hob, fridge/freezer, dishwasher, washing machine, tumble dryer, microwave and table to seat 9. Lounge: with tv, dvd, video, radio and woodburner (first basket of logs free). Outside: pretty walled country gardens with seating and bbq. Amenities: ample off-road parking. Bed linen, towels, wi-fi, electric and electric heating included. regret no pets. Location: beach 4 miles, shop 2 miles, pub 1 mile. Arrival: 3pm  …see more

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House | 4 Bedrooms | sleeps 8

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from £94 /night

£655 - £1410 / week

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  • Great for children of all ages 5
  • Car advised
  • Pets welcome
  • Private garden
very spacious property with extensive gardens situated in a private lane on the outskirts of the town, within a short walk of a small collection of shops, pub and take-away restaurants. A short stroll directly from the property takes you to the extensive riverside parkland at rock park, with tennis courts and children’s' play area. within a short distance from the north devon link road you have an ideal touring base for the entire region. The fine sandy beach at instow is therefore easily accessible via a short scenic drive or enjoyable level walk or cycle on the tarka trail. The town centre amenities of barnstaple including indoor swimming pool, theatre, cinema and wide range of shops, pubs and restaurants are within a mile. Slightly further afield the foothills of exmoor a 10 mile drive beyond. the property retains much of its original character and is decorated, furnished and equipped to a high standard. Four bedrooms: 1 spacious dual aspect double with en-suite shower room and wc. Tv and views over the garden and surrounding countryside. 1 further spacious double with fitted wardrobe and bay windows also offering lovely views, 1 twin room with handbasin, and 1 further twin room on the ground floor (2 steps down from living room), with en-suite bathroom with shower over bath and wc. Bathroom: with shower over bath and separate wc. Further wc with handbasin on ground floor. Lounge: with woodburner in feature fireplace, parquet solid wood flooring, original oak paneling, beamed ceiling, tv, dvd and large bay window with window seat to take full advantage of the delightful garden and country views. Dining room: spacious living/dining room with seating for 5, sofa bed, oak dining suite, woodburner in feature fireplace, tv, dvd and selection of children's games. Large bay window and french doors leading onto the patio. Kitchen: with gas range cooker, microwave, freezer and dishwasher. Utility room: accessed externally and adjoining the property with washer/dryer. Outside: small enclosed front garden area and large, south facing fully enclosed rear garden backing onto the countryside, with patio area, garden furniture, barbecue, well-tended lawns, flower beds and shrubs, leading to further large lawned area with trampoline and swing, ideal for children's play. Amenities: off-road parking for 3/4 cars. Bed linen, towels, wi-fi, electric and central heating included. 2 well-behaved dogs welcome. Location: beach 7 miles, pubs and shops all within easy walking distance. Arrival: 4pm.  …see more

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Cottage | 3 Bedrooms | sleeps 8

Very Good 4/5 

Short stays welcome

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from £86 /night

£600 - £1310 / week

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Key info:

  • Swimming pool
  • Great for children of all ages 5
  • Car advised
  • No pets allowed
this picturesque complex of 9 properties enjoys 4 acres of shared grounds, with woodland, indoor heated swimming pool, spa and all-weather tennis court this complex nestles on the outskirts of the picture postcard village of tawstock, handily located a short drive from the capital town of barnstaple. The holiday cottages, once the coach house and the outbuildings of an imposing 18th century former rectory, have been recently converted to 8 holiday cottages arranged around a large courtyard and sit within the 4 acres of grounds enjoying stunning countryside views. explore barnstaple, a 3 miles drive, offering a wealth of shops, pubs and restaurants and with a host of activities for all seasons, from indoor ice skating rink, ten pin bowling, golf course, the queens theatre, which hosts a variety of local and national productions and a multi-screen cinema, to name but a few. North devon has some of the most breathtaking and varied landscapes, from the popular beaches and coves, perfect for families and for water sport enthusiasts, awe inspiring coastal and cliff walks, to the rugged beauty of the exmoor national park and the variety of wildlife and fauna that call exmoor home. leisure facilities: shared all-weather tennis court, indoor heated swimming pool with spa and paddling pool, open throughout the year. Outside: guests are invited to explore the grounds and woodland walks with differing areas from meadow to sheltered picnic spots with seating, picnic and bbq areas. Shared utility room: laundry room operated by coin meter. Amenities: ample parking in the car park which has gates. Bed linen, electric and central heating included. Information centre on site including shared computer with internet. Towels for hire. Regret no smoking within the properties. Regret no pets. Location: beach 6 miles, pub and shops 2 miles. Arrival: 4pm. the accommodation is laid out as an upside down property and offers three bedrooms: 1 double, 1 family room with double bed and bunk bed and 1 further bunk room, all located on the ground floor. Bathroom: 2 available, both with shower over bath and wc, also located on the ground floor. Lounge/kitchen/diner: spacious open-plan area with tv/dvd. Kitchen: with electric cooker, dishwasher, microwave, fridge/freezer and dishwasher.  …see more

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Cottage | 2 Bedrooms | sleeps 4

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from £44 /night

£305 - £650 / week

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Key info:

  • Great for children of all ages 5
  • Car advised
  • Pets welcome
  • Private garden
1 of 2 properties with lovely countryside views on a working 125 acre family farm these refurbished cottages are originally the granary and part of the attached farmhouse and are situated in a valley at the end of a long private driveway. Offering a real farm experience in the peace and tranquillity of the north devon countryside. you will be less than 1 mile to the village of chulmleigh with small shops, pubs, riding stables and golf course or go slightly further afield to sandy surfing beaches to the north such as saunton and woolacombe. Lots to see and do including attractions to suit all tastes which include rugged dartmoor, rhs rosemoor gardens, cobbaton combat musuem, national trust properties and gardens, to name but a few. farm activities: the farm offers many natural attractions for guests, enjoy exploring the farm and watching the animals, or wander the adjacent 25 acres of natural woodland or walk the river bank which borders the land. Amenities: ample parking. Bed linen, electric and wi-fi included. Night storage heating and electric heaters, available october to april included. 1 dog welcome. Regret no smoking in the property. Location: beach 17 miles, pub, shop, riding stables and golf course less than 1 mile. the spacious accommodation offers two bedrooms: 1 double and 1 twin. Bathroom: with electric shower over bath and wc. Lounge: with flatscreen tv, freeview, dvd player and portable cd player. kitchen/diner: well-equipped with fridge, freezer, washing machine, dishwasher, cooker and microwave. Outside: enclosed garden and patio area with seating and bbq.    …see more