Cottage / 4 bedrooms / sleeps 8

Key Info
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 2 km
  • Great for children of all ages
  • Car advised
  • Some pets are welcome - please contact the owner

Folly Farm Cottage is a beautiful, individual 15th century thatched cottage located in the ever popular village of Braunton.

The cottage offers tremendous character alongside modern design and is stylishly presented throughout. Original features such as leaded windows and latch doors, mixed with quality modern furnishings, make this a real "home from home."

Some of the UKs best surfing beaches are just minutes drive away. We provide a free car park pass for guests for our closest beach of Saunton Sands and for nearby Braunton Burrows.

The property has 4 bedrooms, 2 reception rooms, a stunning kitchen/diner, a family bathroom, walk in shower and wash basin in the master bedroom and a further washstand in the downstairs double bedroom. Linen and bath towels included. Free wi fi.

The cottage has a lovely garden and patio area with a storage shed for outdoor equipment. Off road parking for 2/3 cars.

Sleeping 8-this is a high standard, good size accommodation for a large family or group. Available July and August.

A smaller adjoining cottage, sleeping 6/7 is available at other times (contact for further details)

Size Sleeps up to 8, 4 bedrooms
Rooms 4 bedrooms, 2 bathrooms of which 1 Family bathrooms and 1 Shower rooms
Nearest beach Saunton Sands 2 km
Access Car advised
Nearest Amenities 1 km
Nearest travel links Nearest airport: Exeter 90 km, Nearest railway: Barnstaple 9 km
Family friendly Great for children of all ages
Notes Some pets are welcome - please contact the owner, No smoking at this property

Features and Facilities

Luxuries Fireplace, Internet access, DVD player
General Central heating, TV, CD player, Wi-Fi available
Standard Kettle, Toaster, Iron, Hair dryer
Utilities Clothes dryer, Dishwasher, Cooker, Microwave, Fridge, Freezer, Washing machine
Furniture Double Beds (3), Sofa Beds (1), Bunk Beds (1), Dining seats for 8
Other Linen provided, Towels provided, High chair available
Access Parking, Suitable for people with restricted mobility, Not suitable for wheelchair users

The Devon region

North Devon and Exmoor

The North Devon Areas of Outstanding Natural Beauty (AONB) is a stunning coastal area which is nationally protected for the beauty of its landscape.

This area has magnificent coastline with rugged cliffs, miles of award winning golden surf washed beaches,incredible dune systems, rocky coves, fishing villages, wild moorland and river valleys.

Whether you are a beach lover,into watersports & outdoor pursuits, a nature lover, or just want to relax and enjoy this beautiful area, this is the place to be!



This thriving ever popular village is well located for visitors to access all the beauty and interest that North Devon has to offer . It is a great place to be based as it offers a fantastic variety of individual cafes, restaurants, pubs and shops - all within 5 minutes walk of Folly Farm cottage. Visitors can enjoy The Braunton Museum and Countryside centre and The Museum of British Surfing. Hire outlets are plentiful for all kinds of outdoor pursuits.

Situated close to the UNESCO biosphere reserve of Braunton Burrows with its spectacular dune systems, only 1.5 miles from the fabulous surfing beach of Saunton Sands and close to Croyde, Putsborough and Woolacombe. Throughout the year these local beaches play host to such events as national surf and watersport competitions and the annual Goldcoast Oceanfest music/surf festival.

There are many beautiful walks and cycle trails to be explored in and around -including the stunning South West coast path, taking in Baggy and Mort point and the 30 mile Tarka Cycle Trail.

Saunton Golf Club with its 18 hole championship links courses is 1.5 miles.

Away from the beaches, families can easily access a range of fun activities for all ages- Watermouth Castle Theme Park, Combe Martin Wildlife & Dinosaur Park, quad biking, horseriding, The Tarka Tennis Centre, Barnstaple Leisure Centre, ten pin bowling ....