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The Cottage Bideford

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Overview
2 bedrooms
1 bathroom
6 guests
3 nights minimum
Holiday Rental House
Historic farmhouse with ground floor wing. 100 acres farmland with sheep and three fishing lakes suitable for family fishing with carp, tench, roach and rudd etc. Coast three miles, surfing, swimming and sun. Delightful southerly views of fishing lakes and fields to Dartmoor on the distant horizon. Peacefully secluded, a haven of wildlife, badger setts, kingfishers, owls etc. Large play area with swings, slide and roundabout or ball games. Clay pigeon shooting, weather permitting - by arrangement. Cot, highchair and fireguard available. (2 other units on same site). This property-Ground floor east wing-offers 2 bedrooms including 1 double room, 1 family room with double and 2 singles and sleeps up to 4 adults and 2 children. Sitting room with woodburner, 2 sofas and LED TV and DVD playe...Historic farmhouse with ground floor wing. 100 acres farmland with sheep and three fishing lakes suitable for family fishing with carp, tench, roach and rudd etc. Coast three miles, surfing, swimming and sun. Delightful southerly views of fishing lakes and fields to Dartmoor on the distant horizon. Peacefully secluded, a haven of wildlife, badger setts, kingfishers, owls etc. Large play area with swings, slide and roundabout or ball games. Clay pigeon shooting, weather permitting - by arrangement. Cot, highchair and fireguard available. (2 other units on same site). This property-Ground floor east wing-offers 2 bedrooms including 1 double room, 1 family room with double and 2 singles and sleeps up to 4 adults and 2 children. Sitting room with woodburner, 2 sofas and LED TV and DVD player. Well equipped kitchen/diner with microwave, dishwasher, fridge and freezer etc. Adjacent room with washing machine and tumble drier. Shower room and separate toilet. Linen inclusive. Towels inclusive for overseas guests only. Electricity by £1 coin meter. Logs at cost. Well behaved pet by prior arrangement. 1 Dog £30.More
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About the Owner
Robert L
Languages spoken:English
Response Rate:100%
Response Time:Within a few hours
Listed Since:February 2013
Interaction with guests
We try to spend time with guests, to answer questions on farming, fishing and the area etc.
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Reviewed 12 August 2017

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Date of stay: August 2017
Reviewed 16 June 2017

Thanks Rob and Ellen for looking after us on our family holiday. We enjoyed the farm and being entertained by you, the kids loved fishing and shooting. We cam e away with some wonderful memories. Cheers, Jon and Gem

Date of stay: May 2017
Thank sherxman
Management response:Responded 28 June 2017

Thank you for your review and we are so pleased you all enjoyed your stay and took memories back with you. It was a pleasure having you stay.

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Reviewed 24 April 2017 via mobile

We had a fabulous time with Robert and Ellen on their farm. We watched lambs being born, and our 10 year old daughter took great delight in being able to feed them. She also learnt to fish in the lake which is brilliant and very...More

Date of stay: April 2017
Thank BernadetteSe
Management response:Responded 27 April 2017

Many thanks for that review. We do try to spend some time with guests who want to be involved in either the farming world or advice regarding the fishing which is ideal for families. I am pleased you all enjoyed your stay and would love...More

Reviewed 8 May 2014

Just returned from a three night stay at the cottage and couldn't fault it in any way. Cottage is very well equipped with everthing you need and more ! Excellent furnishings and very clean. The fishing was enjoyed by all the family, was very good...More

Date of stay: May 2014
Thank simon h
Amenities
Pets Allowed: Ask
Smoking Allowed: No
Kid Friendly: Yes
DVD Player
Suitable For Children Under 5
Refrigerator
Washer
Highchair
Private Garden
There Is A Golf Course Within 30 Mins Drive
Cycling Trips
Hairdryer
TV
Parking
Shared Garden
Rural/Countryside Retreats
Linens Provided
Playground
Toaster
Swingset
Cooker
Private Fishing Lake/River
Short Term Rentals (4 Days Or Fewer)
Fishing Nearby
Long Term Rentals (Over 1 Month)
Central Heating
Dryer
Dishwasher
Freezer
Iron
Beach Or Lakeside Relaxation
Stereo System
Hiking Trips
Microwave
Kettle
Fireplace
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Is this holiday rental large?YesNoUnsure
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About the neighbourhood
Three miles from sandy beach of Westward Ho! Approx half hour drive from Bude. Golf Royal North Devon Golf Club at Westward Ho! approx 4 miles. England's oldest links golf course. How to get there Car essential. Nearest airport is Exeter airport and is approx 60 miles. Nearest channel port is Plymouth and is approx 60 miles. Distances Town of Bideford is approx 3 miles. Milky Way approx 5 miles and Big Sheep approx 2 miles. Tarka Trail cycle trail at Bideford where bikes may be hired approx 4 miles. Swimming pool at Northam approx 4 miles. Further details Atlantic Village shopping outlet approx 2 miles including supermarket, cash machines.
How to get there
2 miles south of North Devon Link Road. Directions will be given when booking has been confirmed.
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