Self Catering in Devon - Barnstaple

Areas: North Devon, Devon

Barnstaple Travel and Heritage Information

Cottage: HCMARWO
Barnstaple (5mls N)

Cottage: HCMARWO, Barnstaple, Devon
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Pricing From: £315.00


This little gem is situated in a special private garden covering some 20 acres with 3 lakes. Created in the 1950’s the vision and inspiration of the late Dr Jimmy Smart VMH it provides a haven in which to relax and enjoy plants, shrubs, trees, views and woodland areas.

The gardens are famous for the largest collection of Camellias in the country.

Guests staying at the apartment can enjoy spectacular views of the garden and lakes from their living room, or if you prefer, sit in the award winning tea room which offers light refreshments throughout the day. If you can bear to tear yourself away from this tranquil idyll then there is much to see and do nearby the coastal villages and towns of Braunton, Croyde, Woolacombe, Lynmouth, Lynton, Ilfracombe are all within a 30 minute drive. The National Trust property Arlington Court is just 3 miles and Knighthayes Court is a 45 minute drive.

The accommodation is set on one level and offers ONE zip-and-link double (which can be made into a twin on request). Bathroom: with bath, electric shower over and WC. Lounge/diner: with fabulous views, woodburner (first basket of logs included), TV/DVD and wi-fi available.

Kitchen: newly fitted with electric oven and hob, washing machine, fridge/freezer and microwave. Outside: free use of the shared gardens. Amenities: ample parking.

Bed linen, towels, electric, heating and wi-fi included. Regret no smoking. 1 well-behaved dog welcome.

Additional info: gardens/tea room and plant shop are open to the public March - end September. Location: beach (Braunton Burrows) 8.5 miles, shops, pubs and restaurants in Barnstaple 5 miles.

Any property identified with increased accessibility may have different levels of provision, it is therefore advisable you contact us before you book to ensure the property meets your specific needs and requirements.

Pet friendly accommodation Pet Friendly

Services / Facilities:

Downstairs Bedroom, Downstairs Bathroom, Open Fire / Wood Burner, Increased Accessibility, Internet Access, Romantic Holidays, Towels Included, Travel Cot, Highchair

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Nearest Attractions

Heritage Rated from 1- 5 (low-exceptional) on historic interest

Marwood, St Michael's Church - 0 miles (Historic Church) Heritage Rating

Marwood Hill - 0 miles (Garden) Heritage Rating

Braunton, St Brannock's Church - 3.4 miles (Historic Church) Heritage Rating

Arlington, St James Church - 4.6 miles (Historic Church) Heritage Rating

Arlington Court - 4.7 miles (Historic House) Heritage Rating

Chambercombe Manor - 5.8 miles (Historic House) Heritage Rating

Tapeley Park - 6.7 miles (Historic House) Heritage Rating

Swimbridge, St James Church - 6.7 miles (Historic Church) Heritage Rating

Cobbaton Combat Collection - 8.1 miles (Museum) Heritage Rating

Parracombe, St Petrock's Church - 9.2 miles (Historic Church) Heritage Rating

Nearest Alternative Cottages

Details of facilities are believed correct at time of publication, but may be subject to change by the cottage proprietor. Up-to-the-minute facility listings will be always presented during the booking process for your approval.

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