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Owlacombe Mill The Old Granary

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The Old Granary.
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February 2018 snow in the valley first since 2013.
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1 bedroom
1 bathroom
2 guests
2 nights minimum
Holiday Rental House
The Old Granary is the perfect peaceful Devon retreat a place to recharge your batteries, relax with a glass of wine & a good book take long walks in the lush green country side. Wander up to the local inn for a meal & real ale or snuggle up by the log burner for a quiet evening in. If you feel more energetic it is the ideal place to explore the rest of Devon & all it has to offer.Surfing beaches on the north coast pretty villages & quaint seaside towns to the south. Cornwalls attractions are within easy reach too. Cycle the Tarka trail. Visit historic stately homes & gardens....The Old Granary is the perfect peaceful Devon retreat a place to recharge your batteries, relax with a glass of wine & a good book take long walks in the lush green country side. Wander up to the local inn for a meal & real ale or snuggle up by the log burner for a quiet evening in. If you feel more energetic it is the ideal place to explore the rest of Devon & all it has to offer.Surfing beaches on the north coast pretty villages & quaint seaside towns to the south. Cornwalls attractions are within easy reach too. Cycle the Tarka trail. Visit historic stately homes & gardens.More
House Rules
Pets Allowed: No
Smoking Allowed: No
Kid Friendly: No
Bathrooms
1 Attached (ensuite)
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About the Owner
Gareth H
Languages spoken:English
Response Rate:100%
Response Time:Within a few hours
Listed Since:October 2012
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A Holiday Lettings verified reviewer
Worcestershire, United Kingdom
1133
Reviewed 9 September 2016

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Date of stay: September 2016
GHandCH501, VR Owner at Owlacombe Mill The Old Granary, responded to this reviewResponded 12 September 2016

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A Holiday Lettings verified reviewer
Oxfordshire, United Kingdom
195
Reviewed 22 August 2016

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Date of stay: August 2016
GHandCH501, VR Owner at Owlacombe Mill The Old Granary, responded to this reviewResponded 24 August 2016

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Reviewed 2 January 2016

Owlacombe Mill could be a very good place to stay; close to lots of places of interest and nestling in a beautiful valley. However, the owners omitted to tell us ahead of time that there is significant building work going on directly in front of...More

Date of stay: December 2015
2  Thank PhileasDevon
Management response:Responded 3 January 2016

We are very sorry to hear that you were disappointed with your stay at Owlacombe. As we explained to you at the time the property across the valley is not ours and the renovation work taking place there, builders, noise and mess is beyond our...More

Reviewed 21 August 2015

Great location for a weekend getaway. Carol and Gareth are friendly hosts. Would definitely book again.

Date of stay: March 2015
Thank Farine2015
A Holiday Lettings verified reviewer
London, United Kingdom
23
Reviewed 9 April 2015

Date of stay: April 2015
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Reviewed 17 September 2014

We have just returned from a 4 night stay in this delightful cottage. Gareth and Carol were so welcoming and able to give us lots of useful tips for things to do and places to eat in the area. As a young couple we enjoyed...More

Date of stay: September 2014
Thank Anna M
Management response:Responded 22 September 2014

It was lovely to welcome you both back to Owlacombe. So glad to hear you enjoyed your stay, there are so many beautiful places to visit in North Devon. Lots of hidden gems. We very much look forward to seeing you again.

Reviewed 29 June 2014

Having made this booking over the internet from Spain we were so pleased when we arrived to find The Old Granary, Carol and Gareth and friends. The welome we were given was as though we had been friends for years, which we hadn't. A more...More

Date of stay: June 2014
Thank FoodyJavea
Management response:Responded 8 July 2014

It is always a pleasure sharing our home with such lovely guests. Thank you for your understanding with the repair work on the Mill during your stay. We are 'all' looking forward to your return in Sept. 2015.

Reviewed 17 June 2014

We've just returned from a weekend staying in the Old Granary at Owlecombe Mill. From beginning to end it could not have been better. We were welcomed with scones, jam and clotted cream along with a bottle of wine. The cottage and garden were superb...More

Date of stay: June 2014
Thank peeweerob
Management response:Responded 8 July 2014

So glad that the Devon country wedding and reception went well. See you for a relaxing stay next time!

Reviewed 7 May 2014

Really enjoyed our weekend getaway at The Old Granary. Perfect location to get away from it all, but also perfectly placed to explore a bit of Devon further. Getting there was fine with sat nav, and the welcome of scones on arrival were to die...More

Date of stay: May 2014
Thank BMCD_13
Management response:Responded 8 July 2014

The hammock, peace and tranquility are all awaiting your return. See you both soon.

A Holiday Lettings verified reviewer
Exmoor National Park, United Kingdom
153
Reviewed 24 April 2014

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Date of stay: April 2014
Management response:Responded 8 July 2014

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Amenities
Pets Allowed: No
Smoking Allowed: No
Kid Friendly: No
DVD Player
Balcony
Grill
Central Heating
Dryer
Fireplace
Freezer
Refrigerator
Hairdryer
Internet Access
Iron
Kettle
Linens Provided
Microwave
Parking
Private Garden
Safe
Cooker
Telephone
Terrace
Toaster
Towels Provided
TV
Washer
Wi-Fi
Fishing Nearby
There Is A Golf Course Within 30 Mins Drive
Horse Riding Nearby
Watersports Nearby
Cycling Trips
Hiking Trips
Rural/Countryside Retreats
Short Term Rentals (4 Days Or Fewer)
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About the neighbourhood
The local pub in Roborough is within walking distance & offers an excellent home cooked menu, local ales all in a very friendly atmosphere. There are regular live music evenings, skittles & darts. The parish church holds regular services. There are many village festivals & fairs carnivals & fetes dependant on the time of year.One of the best known being Widdecombe fair in september. We provide an extensive list of attractions & places to visit for guests in the Granary & are available to give directions or advice if guests should need any.
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