Kingslake has 16 stunning self catering properties. The lodges and cottages sleep from two to eight people. Situated in the heart of the beautiful Devon countryside, along a private drive and away from any hustle and bustle. The 10 stone built cottages are set around sheltered water gardens, and enjoy a tranquil rural atmosphere, three of them with beautiful views across the rolling green meadow to Kitchen Lake, while the others have a range of private courtyard outdoor spaces or views of the well established gardens. Mown paths meander through the camping meadow, leading to the woodland walk and round 6 of the lakes, where over 50 species of birds have been spotted.
Enjoy the abundance of wildlife and seven coarse fishing lakes in a peaceful, idyllic setting. A safe environment for children with plenty of space to explore; they can try the nine hole golf pitch 'n' putt, feed the ponies, Kune Kune pigs, chickens and ducks, make sandcastles, play on the swings, in the pirate fort and climbing frame while the adults relax on the patio and tend the barbecue after a hard days fishing!
|Size||Sleeps up to 6, 3 bedrooms|
|Rooms||3 bedrooms, 2 bathrooms of which 1 family bathroom and 1 shower room|
|Check in time:||14:00|
|Check out time:||10:00|
|Nearest Amenities||6 km|
|Nearest travel links||Nearest railway: Exeter|
|Family friendly||Great for children of all ages|
|Notes||Pets welcome, No smoking at this property|
|Luxuries||Internet access, Staffed property|
|General||Central heating, TV, Wi-Fi available|
|Standard||Kettle, Toaster, Iron|
|Utilities||Clothes dryer, Cooker, Microwave, Fridge, Freezer, Washing machine|
|Furniture||Double Beds (2), Single Beds (2), Cots available (1), Dining seats for 6, Lounge seats for 6|
|Other||Linen provided, High chair available|
|Outdoors||Balcony or terrace, Shared garden, BBQ, Climbing frame, Swing set, Private fishing lake or river|
|Access||Secure parking, Wheelchair users|
|Further details outdoors|
To the rear of Holly, the newly constructed decking area allows you to host a family sized BBQ with room for friends to share, complemented by southfacing views of the lucious green rolling meadow down to our famous Kitchen Lake. We have had over 50 species of bird spotted here on site, coupled with the local Red Deer herds that drink and rest near the wild tench lake. Wildlife at its best in abundance.The car parking area is vast and provides plenty of space. There is a launderette with a washing machine and tumble dryer operated on a coin meter, plus ironing boards and irons. We also have severeal information points on site where you can seek out new destinations to explore.
We charge extra for fishing, all guests wishing to fish must have an up-to-date NRA License, and are required to follow our on site fishing rules. The weekly charge for fishing is £20 per week per person for two rods, Our normal holiday period is Saturday to Saturday although we are willing to accept short breaks so please call us to have a chat about your needs.
Kingslake is situated in 'The Ruby Country' between the two market towns of Holsworthy and Hatherleigh. Centrally located for sightseeing in north or south Devon, 20 mins from Okehampton and Dartmoor and 25 mins from the beautiful beaches at Bude. The Eden project is an hour's drive along with the beautiful Lost Gardens of Heligan and many other places of interest in Cornwall and Devon are easily accessible.
Holsworthy and Hatherleigh are small friendly market towns, both have a number of pubs with restaurants. Hatherleigh has a traditional country market on Tuesday mornings with several auctions. One is their famous poultry auction where sellers bring their livestock of all sizes and shapes from small birds to large Geese, guinea pigs, rabits and ferrets alike.the other is the Household auction where you'll find many an interesting item ranging from plants, shrubs and household effects to garden furniture and tools. Holsworthy has a market on Wednesday selling a variety of local produce. Many stalls at both markets sell all sorts of things and the pubs have local brewed beers and good food.