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Pine Lodge With Spectacular Sea Views And Sunsets The Perfect Romantic Get-Away

Sleeps2
Bedrooms 1
Property type cabin
Minimum Stay 3 - 7 nights

Overview


Details
Property
cabin
Sleeps
2
Bedrooms
1
Bathrooms
0
Minimum Stay
3 - 7 nights

About the property

Lodge in Kingsbridge, Devon, England - Stunning And Peaceful Location. Less Than A Mile From The Beach

Heron's Lodge is beautiful pine lodge situated less than a mile from the family-owned sandy beach at Bantham, with its dunes and river mouth. It has a decking area with a table and two chairs, and a view overlooking the sea. Bantham has an excellent pub, The Sloop, and the village store caters for all your essential needs and is also a coffee shop(open mornings only off season). The lodge boasts easy access to a number of beautiful cliff-top and inland walks. Kingsbridge, the nearest town, is just 3 miles away. Beautiful Salcombe, Dartmouth and alternative Totnes are within easy travelling distance by car. 4G mobile phone signal available. Wired internet access for laptops. Free wi fi for tablets and i pads at the the local pub and shop. Please note: FRIDAY CHANGEOVERS ONLY from May-September.


Owner
Caroline Montague
Member since: 2012
Speaks: english
Calendar last updated:
February 25, 2017

About Caroline Montague

We are an outgoing and friendly couple who really enjoy letting our lodge to different people. Our aim is to make our guests happy and ensure that they have a relaxing and memorable holiday.

Caroline Montague purchased this cabin in 2011

Why Caroline Montague chose South Hams

It is in an unbeatable location: Peaceful and quiet, near pretty thatched villages and 10 minutes drive from the picturesque market town of Kingsbridge. It overlooks Bantham and Bigbury sandy beaches, with a direct view of Burgh Island. Sometimes you can see what is reputed to be the world's only working sea tractor transporting people from Bigbury to the island. The art deco hotel on Burgh Island is often featured on travel programmes. Noel Coward and Agatha Christie have both stayed at the hotel, and one of Christie's Hercule Poirot movies was filmed there. The A38 and railway station are only 30 minutes drive away. Dartmoor is half an hour's drive. Beautiful Salcombe takes 20 minutes in the car and Dartmouth only 40 minutes. Plymouth city is 45 minutes away. What more can you ask for?

What makes this cabin unique

It is close to Kingsbridge, and has magnificent sea views, superb sandy beaches, fabulous walks and beautiful sunsets. Private, off road parking is available next to the Lodge.It is an easy walk to the local pub, The Sloop, which has excellent food.The Lodge is even organically varnished inside. It is totally safe from floods. Herons Lodge is very well insulated, so it is guaranteed to be cosy and warm all year round.The location has everything going for it. Come and see for yourselves!

Guestbook comments from the owner

'A wonderful setting for a peaceful break; so glad we found this jewel of a place! Thank you for both being so welcoming' - Adrian and Simone



'What a wonderful place, the lodge is fantastic with amazing views. We will be back!' - Katie and Nick



'What a wonderful spot - the lodge is a delight ... Thank you' - Jack and Ann
Oct 2012
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Reviews

5/5 -
(3 traveler reviews)

Pine Lodge With Spectacular Sea Views And Sunsets The Perfect Romantic Get-Away
average rating of 5.0 based on 4 reviews
5

Cosy, comfortable apartment for two with a beautiful view.

  • 5 of 5

The apartment is warm and comfortable with everything you need for a peaceful stay in this lovely location. There is a comfortable bed and a well equipped kitchen .

The eating space is a little cramped but there is a lovely terrace which would be ideal for outdoor living in the summer. The parking space is adequate. A wifi connection would be an improvement (although the wired connection which is available with a deposit works well) as would the provision of towels. The owners are charming and communication before our stay was very straightforward.

  • Submitted: Feb 17, 2017
  • Stayed: Feb 2017
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5

Had a lovely trip. Great view of the ocean from the cabin.

  • 5 of 5

Was greeted upon arrival with helpful instructions of the cabin and surrounding area for walks etc. Cabin was nice and warm despite being February and had a great stay. Would recommend!

  • Submitted: Feb 16, 2017
  • Stayed: Feb 2017
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Fleet
5

Amazing

  • 5 of 5

Amazing location and view, perfect and tranquil.

  • Submitted: May 8, 2014
  • Stayed: May 2014
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Map

Nearest Beach
1 Miles
Bantham
Car: necessary

Coast/Beach:

Heron's Lodge is less than a mile to the family-owned sandy beach at Bantham, with its dunes and river mouth. It is possible to walk to the beach in under twenty minutes, or to drive there within a couple of minutes.

Travel:

The nearest airport is Exeter, about an hour's drive away. Totnes railway station can take as little as half an hour in the car. Buses operate from Totnes railway station to Kingsbridge and a taxi would then be needed for the 10 min drive to the Lodge. Prebooked car hire is available from the railway station. Guests are recommended to bring a car, for maximum enjoyment of the area.

Distances:

Kingsbridge is the nearest town; it is 3 miles away. Beautiful Salcombe, Dartmouth and alternative Totnes are within easy travelling distance by car. Plymouth, the nearest city, is about a 45 minute drive from Heron's Lodge.

Further Details:

Kingsbridge benefits from two large supermarkets, Tesco and Morrisons, and a wide range of local shops. There is a Farmer's Market twice a month. It has a good selection of places to eat. Kingsbridge also has a large leisure centre with a swimming pool, gym, squash and badminton facilities.

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Rates & Availability

Bantham Cabin Rental Rates

Rental Basis:
per property
Owner accepts payment in:
GBP
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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event
 
Low 1
Jan 3 2017 - Mar 16 2017
3 night minimum stay
$62
$312
 
 
Low 2
Mar 17 2017 - Mar 30 2017
3 night minimum stay
$69
$343
 
 
Mid 2
Mar 31 2017 - Apr 20 2017
3 night minimum stay
$81
$405
 
 
Low 2
Apr 21 2017 - Apr 27 2017
3 night minimum stay
$69
$343
 
 
Mid 1
Apr 28 2017 - May 25 2017
3 night minimum stay
$75
$374
 
 
High 1
May 26 2017 - Jun 1 2017
3 night minimum stay
$81
$486
 
 
Mid 2
Jun 2 2017 - Jun 15 2017
7 night minimum stay
$405
 
 
High 1
Jun 16 2017 - Jul 20 2017
7 night minimum stay
$486
 
 
High 2
Jul 21 2017 - Aug 31 2017
7 night minimum stay
$524
 
 
Mid 2
Sep 1 2017 - Sep 21 2017
7 night minimum stay
$405
 
 
Low 2
Sep 22 2017 - Sep 28 2017
7 night minimum stay
$343
 
 
Low 2
Sep 29 2017 - Oct 19 2017
3 night minimum stay
$69
$343
 
 
Mid 2
Oct 20 2017 - Oct 29 2017
3 night minimum stay
$81
$405
 
 
Low 2
Oct 30 2017 - Nov 30 2017
3 night minimum stay
$69
$343
 
 
Low 1
Dec 1 2017 - Dec 21 2017
3 night minimum stay
$62
$312
 
 
High 2
Dec 22 2017 - Jan 2 2018
3 night minimum stay
$87
$524
 
 
My Standard Rate
3 night minimum stay
$62
$312
 

Additional information about rental rates

Fees No additional mandatory fees

Booking Notes:
A £70 non-refundable deposit by cheque is payable at the time of booking. The balance is payable in cash on arrival. For late bookings(within 2 weeks) the total is payable in cash on arrival.

Changeover Day:
Saturdays only May until September. Flexible dates outside this period.

Notes on prices:
Prices include linen and electricity (but not towels).

Short break prices available on application (minimum 3 nights from £150).

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • 50% refund if canceled at least 7 days before arrival date.
  • 100% refund if canceled at least 14 days before arrival date.
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Amenities

Bantham Cabin Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • cabin
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Location Type:
  • Beach
  • Near The Ocean
  • Rural
  • Village
Theme:
  • Away From It All
  • Romantic
General:
  • Heating ...
  • Internet
  • Living Room ...
  • Parking ...
Kitchen:
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
Dining:
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 2 people
Bedrooms:
  • 1 Bedroom, Sleeps 2
  • Description of sleeping capacity: Sleeps 2 (1 Bedroom) Notes on bedrooms: Sleeps two in an open plan double bedroom/living area.
Entertainment:
  • Television
Suitability:
  • not suitable for children
  • pets not allowed
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Attractions:
  • autumn foliage
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • library
  • museums
  • playground
  • recreation center
  • restaurants
Leisure Activities:
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • horseback riding
  • paddle boating
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundromat
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • sound/bay fishing
  • swimming
Notes:
Notes on accommodation: We love all animals and had dogs for many years. We now have two tabby cats, BUT ARE SORRY TO BE UNABLE TO ACCEPT PETS IN THE CABIN, in order to keep it allergy free for all guests. Outside: There is a decking area with a table and two chairs. It is surrounded by trees and a garden. There is off-road private parking next to the lodge. Cleaning / Towels / Linen / Maid service: Heron's Lodge is thoroughly cleaned at every changeover. There is a professional linen service with white cotton bedding and shower mat. Guests need to bring their own towels.

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