House / 6 bedrooms / sleeps 12

Key Info
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 0.5 km
  • Great for children of all ages
  • Car not necessary
  • Pets welcome
  • Private garden


CHESTNUT HOUSE is a beautifully presented and luxuriously appointed 6-bedroomed home with a large principal sitting room/diner, second sitting room, 3 en-suite bathrooms making it an ideal holiday home for a large party or several families.

The golden sands of Croyde beach are within walking distance along the pretty beach path, which leads from the village. There are excellent local pubs & restaurants on your doorstep.


From the large brick paved driveway, enter the property via the side door into a vestibule. This area provides direct access to downstairs Bedroom 1 and bathroom amenities. Leading off the kitchen is a spacious dedicated dining area with elegant dining suite, extending table and chairs (an additional fold-out table with seating is in the kitchen), leaded windows overlooking the garden towards the village and has feature beams.

The principle sitting room with large leather corner unit comfortably seating 12 with a convenient long-length coffee table, large TV, DVD & Sky (freeview package) is a great sociable space for relaxing, unwinding and spending time with family or friends.

From the lounge enter the hallway leading to stairs or corridor to the second sitting/sun room. This lovely space has been designed as a teen/kid's pad with 2 sleeper sofas and TV. Patio doors to the beautifully planted front garden and another set to the rear enclosed courtyard.


The kitchen is a large L-shaped room, fitted with cream painted units and beech effect worktops.

It is well equipped with everything you will need for your self-catering holiday and contains a Rangemaster 5-ring cooker with two ovens & separate grill, fridge/freezer, microwave, washing machine, tumble drier, airing cupboard as well as little extras such as a filter coffee machine.


Ground floor bedroom 1 suite is accessed prior to entering the kitchen. This is a self-contained unit with twin beds, WC and large shower room.

French doors lead to a decked patio and the courtyard beyond.

Bedroom 2(Ground Floor) is garden facing with a large leather double sleigh bed, solid bedside cabinets and lamps with extra storage in the large built-in cupboards.

Bedroom 3 (Ground Floor) is a lovely courtyard-facing twin bedroom with bedside cabinets and reading lamps.

Bedroom 4 (Upstairs) enjoys a super king double bed, bedside cabinets with reading lamps, a large cupboard and chest of drawers with en-suite bathroom. From the window you can see far-reaching country views.

Bedroom 5 and 6 is a conjoined family-style unit featuring bunk beds as well as a super king double bed. Each section has large storage space with closets and chests of drawers and serviced by an en-suite bathroom.


CHESTNUT HOUSE caters very well for the large holiday group with 4 bathrooms. Two en-suite bathrooms are upstairs, each containing a bath with hand-held shower unit, WC and basin. The large family bathroom downstairs has a large corner bath as well as separate shower enclosure, WC and basin; whilst the contained unit downstairs has a WC, basin as well as very large walk-in shower.


The gated front garden is beautifully planted with lawned area, well established trees and feature walls, whilst the rear courtyard garden is decked and fully enclosed for privacy - an ideal place for al fresco breakfasting and dining. Enjoy an evening BBQ or a game of croquet.


Bath Towels: £5.00 per person

Dog: £20.00 per dog per week/short break

High Chair Usage: £0.00

Internet Usage: £0.00 

Travel Cot Usage: £0.00

E & OE

All bookings are subject to the Terms and Conditions on Choice Cottages website.

Arrival time: 4pm with Departure time by 10am

Add to basket items may be available and booking fees apply - see Choice Cottages website for price details.

It is important to note that, although nightly rates are reflected by the advertising portal, these are not applicable. Short breaks, when available, will be offered at a minimum price of 65% of the weekly rate (conditions apply).

Secure, online bookings can be made via the Choice Cottages website

Size Sleeps up to 12, 6 bedrooms
Rooms 6 bedrooms, 6 bathrooms of which 3 family bathrooms, 2 en suites and 1 shower room
Check in time: 16:00
Check out time: 10:00
Nearest beach Croyde 500 m
Access Car not necessary
Nearest Amenities 100 m
Nearest travel links Nearest airport: Exeter 105 km, Nearest railway: Barnstaple 15 km
Family friendly Great for children of all ages
Notes Pets welcome, No smoking at this property

Features and Facilities

Luxuries Internet access, DVD player
General Central heating, TV, CD player, Satellite TV, Wi-Fi available
Standard Kettle, Toaster, Iron
Utilities Clothes dryer, Dishwasher, Cooker, Microwave, Fridge, Freezer, Washing machine
Furniture Double Beds (3), Sofa Beds (1), Single Beds (6), Cots available (1), Dining seats for 12, Lounge seats for 14
Other Linen provided, High chair available
Outdoors Private garden, BBQ
Access Secure parking, Not suitable for wheelchair users

The England region

North Devon is fast becoming one of the countrys' top destinations for holidays at any time of year.CYCLE TO - A day at historic Braunton Burrows is great. Cyclists can enjoy the 30-mile Tarka Trail tracking the scenic coastline of North Devon.DRIVE TO – explore the beautiful Exmoor National Park. Combe Martin Wildlife and Dinosaur Park, The Milky Way and The Big Sheep all within a short driving distance. Cultural days can be passed at Arlington Court, historic Clovelly Village, Watermouth Castle, Lynton, Lynmouth, Victorian-styled Ilfracombe with its quaint fishing harbour and many more. Saunton Golf Course is a mere 3 miles down the road with its 2 famous links courses. Finally, picturesque walks through beautiful forested areas and running rivers such as at Watersmeet will complete your wonderful stay in this beautiful part of England.


Croyde is a magical place nestling around a stream running down to the sea. This award-winning sandy beach is fine and flat, ideal for children and good for surfing. Rock pools are in abundance and dunes a haven for young and intrepid explorers. Local fun parks for the children such as Cascades Pool Park are a great way to spend the day. Croyde Bay is renowned as a premier surfing beach destination in England for short and long boards. For the more adventurous, kite surfing, volley ball, kayaking and horse riding is on your doorstep. Within walking distance of Croyde beach enjoy its ice cream shop, gourmet restaurants, superb village pubs, surf shops, and art gallery. This classic 'chocolate-box' village is steeped in old-world charm and echoes the feeling of life in Britain in times gone by. Coastal and Countryside walks include the majestic Croyde cliff path to Baggy Point, (and for those energetic), to Woolacombe and beyond.