Self Catering in Devon - Bideford
Areas: North Devon, Devon
Bideford North Devon
Sleeps a maximum of: 4
Pricing From: £340.00 - 754.00
This property is located in the historic harbour town of Bideford which stands on the Ricer Torridge in North Devon just a short distance downriver from where the estuary opens onto the sea. This position means that there are a number of enjoyable boat trips available from the town s harbour including a fantastic two-hour trip which takes visitors out to the isolated island of Lundy with its resident seal colony and puffins. Three miles north of the town is the pretty fishing village of Appledore where visitors can enjoy a relaxing day trip pottering around the shops strolling along the quay and perhaps catching the ferry across to the neighbouring village of Instow with its yacht club and beach.
Guests access this three-storey property via a set of external steps which lead down to the front door which opens directly into the kitchen. Here guests can immediately make themselves at home with a cup of tea and familiarise themselves with the equipment on offer which includes an oven hob microwave fridge washer/dryer and a radio. Steep cottage style stairs lead from the kitchen to the spacious open-plan lounge/diner a welcoming space which offers far-reaching river views from the windows as well as from the patio door which leads out to a decked platform area.
As well as a dining table there is also comfortable seating (including one sofa bed for which linen is not provided) from which guests can enjoy the TV DVD iPod dock and DAB radio as well as the wood burner-effect electric fire. Upstairs there are two bedrooms: a double room with river views and a cosy twin room. The bathroom meanwhile offers a shower over bath and WC.
Outside there is a small garden to the rear of the property with a seating area. Guests should be aware that the neighbours have access through this space which they sometimes use. There is roadside parking near to the property which is accessed via a set of around thirty stone steps.
Sea / river views | Pub nearby | Beach within easy reach | Towels included | Travel cot available | Highchair available
Get an Ordnance Survey map covering the Bideford area.
Nearest AttractionsHeritage Rated from 1- 5 (low-exceptional) on historic interest
Tapeley Park - 2.2 miles (Historic House)
Rosemoor Garden - 5.7 miles (Garden)
Braunton, St Brannock's Church - 7 miles (Historic Church)
Atherington, St Mary's Church - 8.5 miles (Historic Church)
Marwood, St Michael's Church - 8.9 miles (Historic Church)
Marwood Hill - 8.9 miles (Garden)
Clovelly Court Gardens - 9.1 miles (Garden)
Clovelly, All Saints Church - 9.1 miles (Historic Church)
Cobbaton Combat Collection - 9.7 miles (Museum)
Swimbridge, St James Church - 10.4 miles (Historic Church)
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