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The Lynhurst

Seaviews enjoyed from the property
Very good
21 reviews
Seaviews enjoyed from the property
New kitchen fitted in January 2018 with 3 oven Aga, 2 fridges, 2 dishwashers, 2 double ovens, hob
New for 2018 panoramic viewing terrace.  Views of the sea, Lynmouth and Exmoor
The Lynhurst from the lawned area in extensive grounds with seaviews
One of two lounges with coal fire, piano, seaviews and balcony
One of two lounges, seaviews, balcony, wood burning stove, TV, CD, comfortable seating
1 of 10 bedrooms, ensuite, balcony for relaxing, overlooking the sea and the garden
Four poster room overlooking the sea with ensuite bath with overhead shower
Double or twin (zip and link) ensuite with balcony and garden views
Room 8 twin with beatiful views of the sea and Lynmouth
Double ensuite with balcony and garden views
Superking ensuite with Lynton village views
Twin ensuite with garden views
Family room with double and twin beds ensuite.  Breathtaking views of Exmoor, the sea and the garden
Room 3 with balcony and sea views.  Shower and hand basin
Twin (zip and link) or double ensuite, garden views
The BBQ area with 2 charcoal BBQs and ample seating with seaviews
The Lawned Area of the Garden
The views from a balcony
Magnificent front entrance with Victorian painted stain glass features
View from the upper path
The very special seaviews from The Lynhurst
A tranquil seating area with seaviews
The lawned area of the extensive gardens
The  glorious BBQ area with two large charcoal grills
The secluded and private location of The Lynhurst
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10 Bedrooms , 9 Bathrooms , Sleeps 22
Exeter, Devon, England
The Lynhurst is situated on the spectacular North Devon coastline within an area of outstanding natural beauty. It offers a unique experience for individuals requiring self-catering in Devon.

The Lynhurst is an elegant late Victorian country house, with great character and panoramic views over the sea and Exmoor. Built as a summer retreat in 1890 for a wealthy London bankers family but more recently used to provide self-catering in Devon. The house is totally hidden in almost 3 acres of gardens and natural woodland yet just a whisper away from Lynton and Lynmouth.

It is perfect for those seeking self-catering in Devon with peace, solitude and seclusion. It is only a short stroll to all of the areas attractions such as Valley of the Rocks, the beautiful waterfalls of Watersmeet and the Lynton and Lynmouth cliffe railway.
Listing #HL174061
About the Owner
Jane W
Languages spoken:English
Response Rate:95%
Response Time:Within a few hours
Interaction with guests
I live 30 minutes away so am easily on hand should you wish to have help during the booking. I am in attendance on arrival to show guests around the house. I only attend the house if invited to do so by the guests as I respect their privacy during their booked period. The house is for the booked group only. It is not shared accommodation with any other party
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Reviewed 1 week ago

On the cliff top overlooking Lynton & Lynmouth with beautiful sea views The Lynhurst has ample room for 22 guests. The kitchen is excellently designed & everything is in place for great culinary experiences. Almost all the bedrooms have an ensuite & the solidity of...More

Thank Dorothy L
Reviewed 7 November 2017

20 of us stayed at the Lynhurst for a 50th birthday weekend any we all agreed that this was an excellent choice with everything we needed to enjoy a couple of nights away. Thanks to Jane

Thank Marvin H
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Reviewed 30 August 2016

We had the pleasure of staying at The Lynhurst on August Bank Holiday Weekend 2016, for our friend's hen do. The booking and arranging was all very smooth thanks to Jane, who also helped us with information about local caterers and logistics for our food....More

1  Thank AlisonBattisby
Management response:Responded 2 September 2016

Thank you so much Alison for taking the time to write a review. I am so pleased that you had such an enjoyable stay. I will look up Active Escape as I haven't come across that company before. I agree that Devon is a wonderful...More

  • Balcony or Terrace
  • Central Heating
  • Cooker
  • Cots:(2)
  • Dining Seats (24)
  • Dishwasher
  • Double Beds:(5)
  • Dryer
  • DVD Player
  • En Suite Rooms (8)
  • Fireplace
  • Freezer
  • Full Baths (1)
  • Grill
  • Highchair
  • Internet Access
  • Iron
  • Kettle
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room Seats (22)
  • Microwave
  • Ocean Views
  • Parking
  • Private Garden
  • Refrigerator
  • Single Beds:(12)
  • Sofa Beds:(1)
  • Stereo System
  • Suitable For Children Under 5
  • Telephone
  • Toaster
  • Towels Provided
  • TV
  • VCR
  • Washer
  • Wi-Fi
House rules
    Pets allowed
    Smoking not allowed
    Check in: 4:00 AM
    Check out: 10:00 AM
If having a party please inform the owner prior to event.
    1 Full bath
    8 Attached (ensuite)
    2 Cribs
    12 Twins
    5 Fulls
    1 Sofa
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GBP 650
GBP 900
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Additional Rate and Availability Information
Payment by cheque or bank transfer. An additional Refundable £300 security deposit.
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About the neighbourhood
The Valley of the Rocks and its feral goat herd, the Lynton and Lynmouth cliff railway and the South West Coast Path
Car advised
How to get there
Airport: Exeter: 100.0 km
Railway: Barnstaple: 50.0 km
Ferry: Plymouth: 150.0 km
Activities nearby
Fishing Nearby, There Is A Golf Course Within 30 Mins Drive, Horse Riding Nearby, There Are Tennis Courts Nearby, Nearest Beach: 1.0 km.
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