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Reviewed 3 days ago NEWvia mobile

Great cottage great location friendly owners private beach coastal walks stopped in swallow cottage only downside perhaps larger and more comfy settee for 3 sorry but probably being too picky just my honest opinion but will def be back thanks again

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Gravesend, England, United Kingdom
Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

We loved everything about this lovely farm. From the warm welcome from Emma and handmade scones on arrival. Our children (12,9, and 7) absolutely loved hanging out with the Alpacas and chickens, rolling down the big hill and exploring the coves and its rocks and caves, even in chilly february!. Also the best bed ever - we bought a new...

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WidmouthFarmCottages, Manager at Widmouth Farm Cottages, responded to this review

Thank you so much for your wonderful review! We just love it when we see that our guests have enjoyed their stay so much at Widmouth… It really is a children's paradise and it's fantastic to see their happy faces… We look forward to welcoming you back soon

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Thank you Di and Steve for a lovely weekend away, we loved the cottage, everything was there that you needed, we were fortunate enough to have a nice day for some loal clay pigeon shooting which was great fun and a good experience, thanks for organizing that for us. The animals were nice to see and the views and walks...

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WidmouthFarmCottages, Owner at Widmouth Farm Cottages, responded to this review

Thank you so much Jan for your lovely review. We are so pleased you enjoyed your stay here at Widmouth Farm! We enjoyed having you all here and look forward to seeing you again in the future. Regards Diane

Bristol, United Kingdom
Reviewed 8 November 2016 via mobile

We stayed in Partridge Cottage which is cosy and full of original features. There were 4 adults, one 2yo and a dog. We really enjoyed the animal feeding with Emma who was very friendly and told us lots about the animals and the farm. Our favourite day was spent down in the private cove, grandad was fishing off the rocks...

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WidmouthFarmCottages, Owner at Widmouth Farm Cottages, responded to this review

Thank you so much for your lovely comments!! We love to know our guests enjoy their stay! I shall tell my hubby about the Bass…. He will be very envious and am sure it will spur him to get his fishing rod out again!! We look forward to maybe seeing you in the future. Warmest Regards all at Widmouth Farm

London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 13 September 2016

We stayed for a week at Widmouth Farm Cottages and we will definitely be back. We stayed at Pheasant Cottage, a beautiful three bedroomed cottage. One of the bedrooms is on the ground floor, the other two are upstairs. The bathroom is downstairs. The cottage is beautifully decorated, very tasteful, and we were greeted with a fantastic home-made cream tea...

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WidmouthFarmCottages, Manager at Widmouth Farm Cottages, responded to this review

Thank you for your wonderful review of your holiday here! We are so glad you enjoyed everything the farm has to offer and it was a pleasure having you here! Such a shame that our wifi let us down that week. We are constantly improving the access here, such as having extra boosting masts put into the cottages. Obviously the...

Reviewed 6 September 2016 via mobile

Stayed here with my husband and two sons in june for my hubs birthday. The cottage was great; clean, well equipped and the scones were delicious. We all had a really lovely week and the boys really loved seeing the animals every day. Friendly people and super great location.....two minutes walk to private beach and close to many more so...

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WidmouthFarmCottages, Owner at Widmouth Farm Cottages, responded to this review

Thank you sooo much for the lovely review!! Always great to hear how much the kids love the animal feeding! Makes it all sooo worth while.. We were watching the dolphins ourselves just last week. Very Special…. We look forward to welcoming you back in the future..

Greater London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 29 August 2016

We stayed in Woodpecker Lodge. A large and spacious 4 bedroom lodge with everything that you need. Large fully fitted kitchen with d/washer, two bathrooms. The lodge away from the other cottages and gives that little extra privacy. There is a utility room with washing machines and dryers and plenty of games dvd's. Free wifi. The farm has its own...

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WidmouthFarmCottages, Owner at Widmouth Farm Cottages, responded to this review

Thank you for your very positive feedback… Always much appreciated! We are sooo glad you enjoyed your stay and look forward to maybe seeing you again in the future...

Stowmarket, United Kingdom
Reviewed 28 August 2016

Aside from our expectations in respect of location/quality of accommodation- spotlessly clean, comfortable, well equipped- this holiday was planned predominantly to enable five year old Billy to do what he loves best- to play, explore and adventure in a place where there were farm animals to befriend and feed and a beach where he could run, swim and paddle to...

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WidmouthFarmCottages, Manager at Widmouth Farm Cottages, responded to this review

JUST WOW!!!! Thank you soooo much for such an in-depth and outstanding review!!! That really was from the heart and sooo beautiful to read!!! I am left feeling rather speechless but just a massive thank you for all of your kind words, and we really hope to see you all again!!!! Emma xx

London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 4 August 2016

Beautiful place to stay , the cottage was very homely . Very clean . Lovely walk down to the private beach , where you fish or collect crabs . Children love feeding the animals in the fields . Lots of places near to visit

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WidmouthFarmCottages, Manager at Widmouth Farm Cottages, responded to this review

Hi Stephanie, Thank you for your brilliant review! So glad you enjoyed your stay and we hope to see you again!

Pagham, United Kingdom
Reviewed 21 July 2016

From arrival to departure, we were very well looked after by Steve, Di, and Emma at Widemouth. The Scones were a lovely surprise on arrival. The accommodation is of a very high standard, beautifully designed, it's modern but still cosy. The children absolutely loved the daily animal feeding, as we did watching them. The scenery is running, and you can...

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WidmouthFarmCottages, Manager at Widmouth Farm Cottages, responded to this review

Thank you Sarah and Oli for your lovely review!!! So glad you enjoyed your Easter holiday here! We loved having you and the kids around and can't wait for your return :) xx

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Amenities

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
  • Beachfront
About the property
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
  • Beachfront
Room types
  • Kitchenette
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
In your room
  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator in room
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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Internet
  • Public Wifi
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  • Free Parking
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  • Self-Serve Laundry
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Widmouth Farm Cottages is between Ilfracombe and Combe Martin, the gateway to Exmoor, on the North Devon coast. We have spectacular views overlooking wonderful Watermouth Cove and 35 acres of headland, woodland and a private beach on the Devon National Heritage Coastline. Widmouth Farm Cottages is in an area of outstanding natural beauty, and offers the perfect self catering holiday for families and people of all ages. Our private beach is just 500 yards from the cottages and a two minute walk through the sheep fields! It is large and sandy for about 2 hours either side of low tide. Our regular visitors return to our self-catering holiday cottages to walk, fish, play golf, kayak, horse ride, use our lovely beach or simply relax in this peaceful, tranquil setting. We are also only six miles from Woolacombe Beach, voted the UKs best beach for the second year running! Children are welcome and so are dogs. We have regular animal feeding & handling sessions for visitors who wish to join in. This usually includes the sheep, goats, alpacas, pigs, chickens, ducks. For the keen fisherman, it is the perfect place to find some hidden spots, with our private beach or beautiful coastline there are plenty of places to find peace and quiet and fish until your hearts content!!! ... more   less 

Additional Information about Widmouth Farm Cottages

Address: Watermouth, Ilfracombe EX34 9RX, England
Region: United Kingdom > England > Devon > Ilfracombe
Number of rooms: 11
Also Known As:
Widmouth Farm Cottages Ilfracombe, Devon
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