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DRIFTWOOD - SEA VALLEY – Home 519478 Chalet

  • 2 bedrooms
  • 4 sleeps
  •  min stay varies
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DRIFTWOOD - SEA VALLEY – Home 519478

  • Chalet
  • 2 bedrooms
  • sleeps 4
  •  min stay varies

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Chalet / 2 bedrooms / 1 bathroom / sleeps 4

Key Info

  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 1 km
  • Swimming pool
  • Child friendly
  • Car advised
  • No pets allowed

Description from owner

Description

WOULD YOU ALSO LIKE TO TAKE A LOOK AT MY OTHER HOLIDAY PROPERTY? - WITH FREE FISHING IN TWO WELL STOCKED LAKES - IN TRANQUIL LOCATION - PERFECTLY PLACED TO EXPLORE DEVON AND CORNWALL - 15mins FROM DRIFTWOOD - PLEASE, (Google search) EVERGREEN LODGE - HARTLAND FOREST - WOOLSERY - ID 5523465 www.holidaylettings.co.uk/5523465

Driftwood is situated in one of the best positions on the Park, having an amazing, panoramic sea view, close to all the facilities (but far enough away to be peaceful), on the edge of the beautiful wooded hillside of the award winning, Park Resorts, Bideford Bay Holiday Park.

Driftwood is a cosy, coastal chalet, with a bright, modern, beach themed decor with driftwood wall art adding to the 'seaside holiday' atmosphere. Both the lounge and double bedroom boast stunning sea views.

The park has many facilities including a shop, launderette, restaurant and take away, indoor and outdoor heated swimming pools, (outdoor pool open from end May - beg' September), organised activities and entertainment and children's clubs. There's also a children's soft play area, adventure playground, all weather sports court and crazy golf. There is plenty to entertain the kids making it a perfect destination for families.

To have access to the pools, entertainment and crazy golf, entertainment passes need to be purchased from Reception, (details below)

There really is something for everyone, making it a perfect holiday getaway for couples too. For the energetic, the coast path which leads from the park can be taken to the quaint, picturesque fishing village of Clovelly, with it's famous cobbled sloping street, or a steep walk down through the woods to the beach of Bucks Mills, is well worth it. Just a short walk away is a shop and Post Office at Bucks Cross.

Driftwood is ideal for up to 4 people, having one double and one twin bedroom. The lounge, with incredible views over the bay, has a drop leaf dining table, (to create more space), with seating for 4, and is open plan to the kitchen. A door from the lounge gives access to the balcony where there is a Bistro table and 4 chairs, from where the views across the bay to Saunton Sands, Lundy and on a really clear day, the coast of Wales, can be seen. In the evening glorious sunsets can be enjoyed here with maybe a glass of something in your hand!

The chalet is well equipped with electric oven and ceramic hob, microwave, fridge with small freezer compartment, kettle, toaster, flat screen TV with Freeview/DVD/CD player, IPod Dock, hairdryer, iron, books, CDs, DVDs, and games.

NB. Wifi is only available in the clubhouse, it is not park wide.

Staple food items are also supplied, as well as necessities such as, toilet rolls, shampoo, body wash, hand wash, tea towels and cleaning items, to name just a few. A welcome pack will greet you on arrival which is always hugely welcomed after an often long journey!

Should you need them for those unpredictable, sometimes chilly summer nights, there are portable electric heaters for every room, hot water bottles and throws.. All the comforts of home!

PLEASE BE ADVISED:- Wifi can only be accessed in the clubhouse, it is NOT available in the chalet.

Nearby attractions include the picturesque village of Clovelly, 3 miles, the rugged and dramatic coastline of Hartland with great walks, just a little further and the Blue Flag surfing beach of Westward Ho!, 8miles. The Eden Project in Cornwall is only 1 1/2 hrs away and is a unique experience well worth a visit. Family attractions such as The Milky Way Adventure Park is a 4 min drive and The Big Sheep, (great entertainment for all the family), is 10mins.

* Due to the positioning of the Park on a hillside, it may be unsuitable for anyone with restricted mobility.

* KINDLY NOTE - We do not cater for pets - The chalet is strictly non smoking - Because the Park is family oriented all male/female groups are discouraged

*. Highchair and travel cot available on request, (for no extra charge), but PLEASE BE ADVISED that the travel cot will only comfortably fit in the lounge. Travel cot bedding NOT supplied.

* ENTERTAINMENT PASSES for full use of all the facilities, eg. Swimming pools, crazy golf, and entertainment, can be purchased at Reception, if wanted, when you are there. The cost, per chalet, (not per person), is:- Peak season, (7th April - 22nd April) & (26th May - 8th Sept) £59 pw. Short break £40 All other dates £44 pw and short break £30

IF THIS IS NOT THE TYPE OF HOLIDAY YOU WERE LOOKING FOR, OR MAYBE MEMBERS OF YOUR GROUP WOULD PREFER A 'GET AWAY FROM IT ALL' EXPERIENCE IN TRANQUIL SURROUNDINGS, (only 15 minutes from Driftwood, and still within easy reach of many fabulous beaches and attractions), THEN MY OTHER PROPERTY, EVERGREEN LODGE IS WORTH A LOOK :- (Google search), EVERGREEN LODGE - HARTLAND FOREST - WOOLSERY - PROPERTY ID 5523465 - www.holidaylettings.co.uk/5523465q

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Families

  • Great for children of all ages
  • No pets allowed

Bed & bathroom

  • Bedroom 1: Double Bed
    Bedroom 2: 2 Single Beds
  • 1 Family bathroom

Amenities

  • Shared outdoor pool (heated)
  • Shared indoor pool
  • Shared garden
  • Climbing frame
  • Swing set
  • Balcony or terrace
  • Sea view
  • Internet access
  • Pool or snooker table
  • Games room
  • Cooker
  • Fridge
  • Freezer
  • Microwave
  • Toaster
  • Kettle
  • Washing machine
  • Clothes dryer
  • Iron
  • TV
  • DVD player
  • Hair dryer
  • Linen provided
  • Towels provided

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Access

  • Parking
  • Not suitable for wheelchair users

Interaction with guest

The key is accessed via a key safe. All check in details and directions to Driftwood once on the Park, are given roughly two weeks before the start of the holiday. Leaflets with suggestions of places to visit can be found in the chalet and are also available at Reception.

Policies

Check in time: 16:00, Check out time: 10:00
If you have any questions about check-in or check-out times, please contact the owner/manager.
Payment
This rental can only be paid for online through Holiday Lettings using your credit/debit card or PayPal (never by bank or wire transfer).

Damage deposit: £50.00
Smoking
No smoking at this property

Cancellations

Change of plans? No problem. You could receive a partial or full refund, depending on when you cancel.

Booking confirmed

100% refund within 24 hours after booking (provided the stay is at least 60 days away).

24 hours after booking

50% refund of the amount paid (minus the booking fee*) if cancelled at least 4 weeks before check-in.

4 weeks before

No refund if cancelled less than 4 weeks before check-in.

Check-in date

* The booking fee is stated in the cancellation policy information on the payment page. This fee helps us run our secure platform and enables us to provide 24/7 customer support

About the owner

Pat W.
Average reply time:
1 hour 2 minutes
Response rate:
100%
Calendar updated:
19 Jun 2019
Years listed:
6
Overall rating:

Languages spoken: English

This Chalet has 2 bedrooms, 1 bathroom and sleeps 4. It’s been listed on Holiday Lettings since 14 Nov 2013. Located in Devon, it has 39 reviews with an overall rating of 5. The average weekly rate varies from £470 to £682.

The Owner has a response rate of 100% and the property’s calendar was last updated on 19 Jun 2019.

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Guest reviews

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“Holiday”

Reviewed 20 Aug 2018

Pat the owner was incredibly helpful and had her phone on incase there were any problems and was contactable. The place was a lovely little getaway and reading one of the books in the morning looking at the view was amazing. I would recommend this as a lovely place to stay and the children loved it. My child left some toys and Pat the owner sent them in the post. Beautiful views and Amazing customer service!!

Owner's reply: What a lovely review, thank you so much for taking the time to write it. I am really pleased you had a good holiday.

“Brilliant!”

Reviewed 3 Apr 2018

We really enjoyed our stay. The sea view from the chalet was lovely and the chalet itself was lovely as well, very clean and tidy. The weather wasn’t brilliant but that didn’t ruin the Easter weekend break at all. I would definitely recommend to others.

Owner's reply: Thank you so much for your kind comments. I'm so glad that the typical bank holiday weather didn't spoil your Easter break.

“Very impressed”

Reviewed 30 Jul 2017

Amazing chalet, beautifully decorated, breathtaking view, we had a wonderful family time. The owner is very thoughtful and welcomed us with a cream tea and a bottle of wine, biscuits,milk and all the necessary things in the cupboards. Children were very happy and never bored(lots of games,books and dvds provided by the owner),plus there are lots of things to do in the area. Highly recommended place to stay!

Owner's reply: What lovely comments, thank you so much! I am genuinely pleased you enjoyed your holiday and the children were "never bored", despite some really bad weather at times.

“Beautiful accommodation in a beautiful setting!”

Reviewed 11 Jul 2016

What a perfect place to stay in north Devon! This was our first holiday with our adventurous toddler but all of my worries disappeared upon arrival...and not just because I'd spotted the Pinot in the fridge (thanks Pat!). The chalet is clean, beautifully decorated and very well equipped with everything we could possibly need, from books and games to washing up liquid and sandwich bags. I could go on but I won't, but basically it was better stocked than my house. It is obvious that the owner has gone to a lot of effort to ensure that Driftwood is 'a home from home' and it's exactly that, which made our holiday a whole lot more relaxing. Oh and the view is to die for :)

Owner's reply: Wow, what lovely comments! Thank you so much for taking the time to write this great review of your recent stay in Driftwood. My aim is always to give my guests a cosy, "home from home" experience with everything they need for an enjoyable stay. I'm so glad this is what you found. I hope you will visit again one day.

“A truly beautiful chalet with stunning views!!!”

Reviewed 26 Jul 2014

We had an absolutely fantastic holiday at Driftwood! It supplied everything we needed for our week's stay, including books, games and dvd's.The decor was beautiful and the location is perfect! The owner Pat has been great, I would definitely recommend Driftwood to friends and family. 10/10 :)

Owner's reply: Thank you for taking the time to review your stay at Driftwood. I really appreciate your lovely comments.

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FAQs

How do I find more info about the property?

You can get in touch with Pat (the owner) through the contact form on this page.

If you’ve already booked, go to Manage your holiday booking to send the owner a message.

What if I have questions before I book?

Send Pat (the owner) an email through the contact form on this page. Alternatively, if there’s a phone number on this page, you can call them.

How do I contact Pat (the owner)?

Send an email through the contact form on this page. Or if there’s a phone number on this page, you can call them.

If you’ve already booked, go to Manage your holiday booking to view Pat the owner's contact details or send them a message.

What's the difference between 'Book your stay' and 'Contact the owner/manager'?

Use the Book your stay form to pay provisionally online and send Pat (the owner) a booking request. You’ll find out within 24 hours whether they’ve accepted - no money will leave your account before then

Or send Pat (the owner) an enquiry through the Contact the owner/manager form if you’d like a quote or more info first.

What is a booking request?

When you pay online through the Book your stay form, a booking request is sent to Pat (the owner). You’ll find out within 24 hours whether they’ve accepted - no money will leave your account before then.

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How do I know what it will cost for my stay?

Simply enter your holiday dates in the Book your stay form to calculate the cost of your stay.
Click Book now to see a full breakdown of the price.

You can also request a quote from Pat (the owner) through the contact form. The owner will email you the total cost for your dates and a link to book and pay online.

How do I know if my booking request has been accepted?

You’ll receive an email within 24 hours to let you know. Or you can check in Manage your holiday booking. No money will leave your account unless it’s accepted.

How do I pay for my holiday?

Use the Book your stay form to pay provisionally online. You can pay by credit/debit card or PayPal. Pat (the owner) will have 24 hours to accept the booking and no money will leave your account before then.

If you’ve been sent a quote, simply accept it and pay online through the email we sent you. You can also do this in Manage your holiday booking.

Only bookings paid for through our site are covered by our trusted Payment Protection.

Why can't I call Pat (the owner) before booking?

You can exchange contact details with the property owner/manager once your booking is confirmed and you’ve paid in full. Paying and communicating only through our platform allows us to ensure that your booking is covered by our Payment Protection policy.

If you have any questions before booking, you can send the property owner/manager a message via the contact form on their listing. Once you’ve booked, you can discuss the rental and make arrangements for your trip by logging into Manage my booking.

How do damage deposits work?

In most cases, you don’t pay a damage deposit up front. Instead, we save your payment details securely and you’re only charged in the event of damage to the property.

Occasionally, you will pay a damage deposit up front as part of the total rental cost. In this case, the owner has 10 days after you check out to report any damage. If they don’t, we’ll return your deposit. If their claim is successful, we’ll deduct the agreed cost and return the remainder.

How can I view and manage my booking?

Go to Manage your holiday booking to view all your booking details, pay the balance of your holiday or cancel it if you need to.

How do I pay the balance of my holiday?

You can pay the remaining balance of your holiday at any point. Simply go to Manage my holiday booking and click Pay now.

We’ll automatically charge the balance payment to the same payment method 10 days before it’s due. Go to Manage my holiday booking to see when the payment will be taken.

How can I retract my booking request?

You’ll need to contact Pat (the owner) to do this. Send them a message in Manage your holiday booking or through the contact form on this page.

How do I cancel my booking?

Go to Manage your holiday booking to cancel your booking. Here you can view your cancellation policy to see if you’ll be refunded.

How do I edit my booking?

You can request to change the dates or number of people on your booking via the Manage your holiday booking page. To change your holiday dates use the Edit booking button. If you need to change the number of guests staying then send Pat (the owner) a message.

If Pat (the owner) agrees, they’ll send you a revised quote outlining the changes. You can review and accept/decline this from the Manage your holiday booking page. You’ll have 48 hours to take action before the revised quote expires.

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