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Fran (office hours) 01483 489672 out of hours Cliff & Teresa Kelso 01483 480834

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Croyde Cottage The Farmhouse

Sleeps6
Bedrooms 3
Bathrooms2
Half Baths1
Property type cottage
Minimum Stay 3 - 7 nights

Overview

Croyde Cottage Rental Photos and Description

The Farmhouse is one of our three properties, which is 17th century grade II listed and sleeps 6, the others are :

The Barn 17th century grade II listed, also sleeps 6,

The Granary, which is curtelage listed, sleeps 2.

ALL CAN BE RENTED TOGETHER OR SEPERATELEY AS REQUIRED, the Barn and Farmhouse are ideal for big parties with an interconnecting door that we can arrange to be unlocked for you

They are located centrally in the village, down a small quiet lane just 5 minutes walk to the pubs and eateries and 10 minutes walk to the beach.

*Possibly the best properties and location within the village of Croyde .*

The Farmhouse is presented to a very high standard (sleeps 6).

The kitchen includes: range cooker, granite work tops, flat screen TV, washing machine, two refrigerators (one with freezer box), microwave and dining table that seats 10 people. All kitchen utensils that a good cook would require.

Tumble dryer in utility room.

Downstairs cloakroom.

The comfortable beamed living room includes, 3 leather sofas, solid oak flooring, central heating, and open log fire. Wi-fi, Smart flat screen TV, DVD player and bookcase full of books to curl up in front of the open fire are all supplied.

Elegant conservatory overlooking the garden which is nice for romantic evening entertaining.

The master bedroom with double bed and en-suite shower room has a delightful view over the garden. Plenty of wardrobe space (hangers supplied). All bed linen, bath and hand towels supplied.

The second bedroom has twin beds again with plenty of wardrobe and cupboard space, and again with a delightful view over the garden. All bed linen, bath and hand towels supplied.

The third bedroom also has twin beds and plenty of wardrobe and cupboard space. The view is to the lane and beyond. All bed linen, bath and hand towels supplied.

The modern family bathroom has both bath and shower facilities (all showers in this cottage are power showers).

Beautiful large sheltered garden with BBQ and garden furniture for 6 people with lovely views.

Private secluded courtyard parking for 2 cars for this cottage.

Our local housekeeper provides 24 hour emergency cover.

On your arrival you will find your Welcome Pack including wine, tea, coffee, biscuits and milk,

For the kitchen we supply dishwasher and laundry tablets, linen tea-towels and hand towel.

Please bring your own beach towels (not supplied with the cottage).

We are always delighted to welcome overseas visitors to our properties and over the last 4 years we have had the pleasure of guests from USA, Germany, Hong Kong, New Zealand, Shanghai, Switzerland, Belgium, Singapore and Denmark. So if you are thinking of spending some time in Devon why not come and stay at one of our properties in Croyde.

Weekend and mid weeks breaks available:

More Details
Suitability:
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
  • pets not allowed
  • unsuitable for elderly or infirm
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Fran (office hours) 01483 489672 out of hours Cliff & Teresa Kelso 01483 480834 (Owner)
Member since: 2007
Call Owner
Speaks: english

Reviews

Exceptional! 4.9/5 -
(20 traveler reviews)
Croyde Cottage The Farmhouse
average rating of 4.95 based on 20 reviews
Evesham, England
5

Weekend in Croyde

  • 5 of 5

Our family stayed in Croyde Cottage for a long weekend in March, 2 adults and 4 children. The cottage was beautiful, very homely but spacious. Fantastic location, right in the heart of the village. We found the kitchen to be very well equipped, easy to cook a large family meal. The property was very clean and well maintained. We particularly enjoyed having a log fire! We have visited Croyde many, many times, and go there for relaxing weekends and proper "family" time which always includes walks on the beach, ice-creams and Sunday lunch at the pub! This is probably the best property we have stayed in, in Croyde, and we will definately be back!

  • Submitted: Mar 12, 2009
  • Stayed: Mar 2009
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Croyde is a great place for a family holiday or weekend away. It has lovely beaches and country walks through beautiful National Trust countryside. All we have to do is provide comfortable and, we hope, stylish accommodation to give our guests a great getaway at any time of year!
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5

Amazing farmhouse, fab location, see you next year

  • 5 of 5

As soon as we opened the doors to the farmhouse, we felt at home. The property had everything we needed and more. Upon arrival, there was even a bottle of wine and packet of biscuits waiting for us, which was a great touch.

The farmhouse kitchen and garden were our favourite places to spend time together as a family. Every morning we would share breakfast together over the huge dining table, whilst making use of the range to cook our breakfast. The weather was amazing, which allowed us to have the doors open in the kitchen which led out on the courtyard and then the garden. My son adored exploring the space outside whilst we looked on from the gorgeous conservatory on the property. As previously mentioned, the weather was very kind to us, so we spent a lot of time at the local beach in Croyde and we also drove a little further to Saunton Sands. The days at the beach were glorious, my toddler loved playing in the sand and exploring the rock pools. Once we returned to the cottage, we would cosy up in the lounge and watch some TV, with the option to use the fireplace but the weather was very warm so we didn't get to experience it.

Once we retired to bed, we assumed my son would feel a little out of sorts on the first night, as he was away from home but after a long soak in the tub, in the family bathroom, my son went down to sleep in the twin room and didn't wake until the next morning at 8am (a lie-in for us). We also slept great in the master bedroom, the bed was very comfortable and the linen was fab too.

Each room had its own quaint view from the window. We also benefited greatly from the facilities at the cottage, such as the washer, tumble dryer and dishwasher, these are a necessity when you have a toddler.

The farmhouse was an absolute delight to stay in, my son adored exploring it, the area of Croyde is idyllic with chocolate box cottages, a lovely ice-cream parlour and great pub and restaurant and the beach is wonderful.

We have created some great memories and it was with a heavy heart that we had to leave the cottage but we will most definitely be back next year.

  • Submitted: Aug 10, 2014
  • Stayed: Jul 2014
  • Source: HomeAway
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5

Wonderful time at The Barn Cottage in Croyde

  • 5 of 5

The property was suberb! with 3 bathrooms (2 ensuite), it suited us as 3 couples perfectly.

The decoration and furnishings made for a very comfortable time with a glorious log fire to keep out the winter cold.

Any questions we had beforehand were answered immediately leaving us feeling most welcome, the provisions we found on arrival confirmed that, especially the bottle of wine -thank you!

The property is ideally situated for long walks along the beaches and hilltops surrounding the area and we will certainly be staying at the propertyagain.

  • Submitted: Nov 19, 2013
  • Stayed: Nov 2013
  • Source: HomeAway
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5

Excellent, home from home.

  • 5 of 5

Our third visit to The Farmhouse and will definately be going back next year. Perfect location for the lovely beaches and surf as well as plenty of walks in the area and pubs to eat at. Cottage has everything you could need. Love eating in around the big table in the well stocked kitchen. Lovely garden and sun room on back of cottage to relax in. It is clean and well maintained and owners and Fran in the office are very helpful. Welcome pack with bottle of wine on arrival as well. Can't wait to go back!

  • Submitted: Sep 6, 2013
  • Stayed: Aug 2013
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5

An excellent property and very well located.

  • 5 of 5

A beautiful property in an excellent location.

There was a lovely welcome of tea, coffee, milk, shortbread and a nice bottle of wine to start our holiday off well. The Farmhouse is ideal for families and is very nicely decorated, has everything you need and is of a very high standard.

The garden is beautiful and very relaxing after a busy day at the beach.

There are books and DVD's for all ages and digital tv.

We have stayed in Croyde for quite a number of years and have now stayed at The Barn and The Farmhouse and my parents stay in The Granary, all properties are lovely and the location makes them ideal for exploring Croyde. Highly recommend.

  • Submitted: Sep 5, 2013
  • Stayed: Aug 2013
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Cambridge, UK
5

What a stunner...

  • 5 of 5

Nothing about this cottage can disappoint you - the pictures don't lie; the location is superb; the facilities are top notch. You just have to stay here!

We had a mixed bag of weather but it meant some good waves saw us stay local; and on nicer days we ventured further afield. We took bikes but coming from East Anglia, tempers frayed over the hills nearby.

I can't recommend the cottage enough; we're booked in again for the same week this year. Booking is easy - just do it!

  • Submitted: Mar 23, 2010
  • Stayed: Sep 2009
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Map

Nearest Airport
59 Miles
Exeter
Nearest Barpub
250 Metres
The Thatch
Nearest Ferry
71 Miles
Plymouth
Nearest Golf
1 Miles
Saunton
Nearest Train
11 Miles
Barnstaple
Nearest Motorway
40 Miles
M5, Junction 27
Nearest Restaurant
250 Metres
The Blue Groove
Nearest Beach
500 Metres
Croyde
Car: recommended

The properties are idyllically situated right in the heart of the picturesque Devon coastal village of Croyde, which has history that stretches over a thousand years to pre-saxon times. It is set in a small turning off St Mary's Road. Only 5 minutes walk to local amenities such as the shops, pubs, restaurants, surf shops, etc. Approx 10 minutes level walk to the beach.

Croyde in North Devon provides a wonderful holiday location in a beautiful setting bordered by National Trust land on one side and the UNESCO Braunton Burrows biosphere on the other.

Apart from Croyde beach there are three other fantastic sandy beaches to choose from ideally suited for surfing, sunbathing, kite flying and beachcombing etc, they are Saunton Sands, Putsborough and Woolacombe Bay.

The National Trust coastline and the Tarka Trail are perfect for walkers and places to visit from there include Lee Bay, which is ideal for sunbathing, rock climbing and shrimping and a pint in The Grampas, and Ilfracombe, which has a very nice working harbour and good restaurants and eateries.

Further afield are Barnstaple, 12 miles away, which is good for shopping and eating and Clovelly, which is a very old seaport, very quaint with donkeys being the only transport allowed through the village to the harbour - well worth a visit.

For falconry displays and sheepdog displays check local events.

Cycling is very popular in this area with lots of areas of interest to go to and the Tarka Trail is ideal for both walking and cycling.

The official North Devon Tourist Board website address is: www.staynorthdevon.co.uk for further information.

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Rates & Availability

Croyde Cottage Rental Rates

Rental Basis:
per property
Owner accepts payment in:
GBP
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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event
 
22nd Jul - 1st Sep
Jul 22 2016 - Sep 1 2016
7 night minimum stay
$2,224
 
 
2nd Sep - 8th Sep
Sep 2 2016 - Sep 8 2016
3 night minimum stay
$196
From
$227
Fri,Sat,Sun
$1,047
 
 
9th Sep - 6th Oct
Sep 9 2016 - Oct 6 2016
3 night minimum stay
$172
From
$198
Fri,Sat,Sun
$916
 
 
7th Oct - 20th Oct
Oct 7 2016 - Oct 20 2016
3 night minimum stay
$147
From
$170
Fri,Sat,Sun
$785
 
 
21st Oct - 27th Oct
Oct 21 2016 - Oct 27 2016
3 night minimum stay
$196
From
$227
Fri,Sat,Sun
$1,047
 
 
28th Oct - 3rd Nov
Oct 28 2016 - Nov 3 2016
3 night minimum stay
$147
From
$170
Fri,Sat,Sun
$785
 
 
4th Nov - 22nd Dec
Nov 4 2016 - Dec 22 2016
3 night minimum stay
$107
From
$123
Fri,Sat,Sun
$569
 
 
Xmas & New Year
Dec 23 2016 - Dec 29 2016
3 night minimum stay
$300
From
$346
Fri,Sat,Sun
$1,598
 

Additional information about rental rates

Fees No additional mandatory fees

For a 3 night stay the cost is 65% of the weekly charge and then only 10% of the weekly cost per extra night - not as shown on Additional Nights
Additional nights are only charged at 10% of the weekly rate not as shown
Short breaks accepted also for 4, 5 or 6 night stays - Contact us for prices

Owner's Cancellation Policy

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Amenities

Croyde Cottage Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • cottage (semi-detached)
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Location Type:
  • Beach
  • Village
Theme:
  • Historic
  • Luxury
General:
  • Alarm Clock
  • Basic Soaps
  • Fireplace
  • Firewood
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Laundry Soap
  • Linens Provided
  • Parking
  • Parking Off Street
  • Toilet Paper
  • Towels Provided
  • Tumble Dryer
  • Washing Machine
  • Wireless Internet
Kitchen:
  • 4 Ring Stove
  • Dishwasher
  • Grill
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 6 people
Bathrooms:
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • 1 Half Bath
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , tub , shower
    Bathroom 2 - toilet , shower
    Bathroom 3 - toilet
  • Power shower in bathroom 1 & Bathroom 2. Please bring your own beach towels.
Bedrooms:
  • 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 double
    Bedroom 2 - 2 twin/ single
    Bedroom 3 - 2 twin/ single
  • All bed linen supplied.
Entertainment:
  • Books
  • DVD Player
  • Radio
  • Television
Outside:
  • Lawn / Garden
  • Outdoor Grill
  • Terrace
  • 6 garden chairs
Suitability:
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
  • pets not allowed
  • unsuitable for elderly or infirm
  • wheelchair inaccessible ...
Attractions:
  • bay/sound
  • restaurants
Leisure Activities:
  • bird watching
  • horseback riding
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • groceries
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • mountain biking
  • mountaineering
  • paragliding
  • surfing
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • wind-surfing
Notes:
Flat screen TV in both living room & kitchen. Double oven range cooker in kitchen along with 2 refrigerators. Pets not allowed.

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