Watersmeet Cottage

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Sleeps: 8 Bedrooms: 4 Bathrooms: 3

Overview

Ideal for Kids Pets Welcome Walk to Village

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Tucked in the thick forest just meters from the gentle stream, Watersmeet Cottage is a beautiful home with a delightfully classical style, brimming with original character.

The welcoming living room is incredibly cosy, with two large sofas and an armchair around the log-burner and TV and even underfloor heating, ideal for the cooler months! Your majestic open-plan kitchen and dining room, with a bonus sofa, is a fabulous hub of the home, complete with a huge range cooker for whipping up some excellent meals! There’s tons of space for plenty of chefs to get involved and what’s more – the huge vaulted ceiling and stable doors leading out onto the patio make this a great central area for social occasions, connecting the interiors and exteriors seamlessly.

There are four bedrooms in total, all with an incredibly sophisticated and cosy design, including beautifully paired wooden furniture, vast double beds and enormous windows in each! Between the four rooms are three elegant bathrooms, including large tubs and rain-showers. One of the rooms features two single beds, which can be converted to a single super-king-size bed on request.

Out on the terrace, including both a front and side patio, you can enjoy a relaxed afternoon of soaking up the sunshine and indulging in a cream tea, all while enjoying the surrounding beauty of the Exmoor National Park. Thanks to your fabulously rural location you can enjoy the calm of the natural world and only the sounds of the birds singing and the East Lyn River flowing towards the sea.

The local harbour village of Lynmouth has a vibrant array of shops, pubs and tea rooms, as well as a picturesque harbour and several stunning beaches. You can enjoy walks in every direction, not least the renowned locations of the Valley of Rocks, Hunters Inn, Porlock Weir and the Doone Valley all nearby.

Oliver Approved

What you should know…

  • Please note that published rates are only valid for the current year. Any bookings for subsequent years will be on request only and correct rates will be confirmed at the time of booking
  • The ground-floor cloakroom with WC and basin has a height restriction of 5’6”
  • The beds of the second-floor twin room can be set up as a super-king on request!

 

 

Property Features

Wi-Fi/Internet BBQ Satellite TV DVD Working Fireplace Heating

Ground Floor
- Living room with log-burner, TV and DVD and selection of books and games
- Kitchen with electric range cooker, combination microwave, large fridge/freezer, dishwasher, washing machine and tumble dryer
- Dining room with Smart TV, CD player, radio, Bluetooth speakers, comfy seating and dining suite
- Cloakroom with WC and basin

First Floor

- Bedroom with king-size bed, TV and en-suite shower room
- Bedroom with twin single beds

Half Landing

- Family bathroom

Second Floor
- Bedroom with double bed, TV and en-suite shower room
- Bedroom with twin single beds (can be converted to super-king on request) and TV

Exterior Grounds
- Garden furniture
- Barbecue

Additional Facilities
- Wi-Fi
- TV & DVD
- Fireplace
- Cot & highchair available on request
- Washing machine & dryer
- On street parking for 2 cars

Location

About the surrounding area of Watersmeet Cottage
Walk to Village Walk to Restaurant Outstanding Landscapes Outdoor Pursuit & Activities Tourist Towns & Villages
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Enjoy the warm, welcoming and easy-going folk of the West Country, and the endless sandy beaches, fossil cliffs, medieval towns and national parks of Devon, a truly unmissable county!

For a perfect day in the fresh air and sunshine, Exmoor National Park and the 954km2 Dartmoor National Park, with their endless rugged moorland, woodland, farmlands and valleys sprinkled with granite tors are ideal for walking, horse riding, mountain biking, climbing and much more! The magnificent Jurassic Coast, comprising 95 miles of coastline with 185 million years of geological history is well worth a visit, with the South West Coast Path running along a large section of it.

If you’re after a traditional English beach trip with the added delight of white sand beaches, turquoise waters, and world-class sailing and surfing, you will not be disappointed! Devon has two separate coastlines: to the south is the English Channel and to the north, the Irish Sea and Bristol Channel.

The sublime English Riviera, a series of picturesque, south-coast harbour towns, is the nickname of the magnificent southern coastline. Torquay is one of the main highlights: a delightful seaside resort town well known for its beaches such as Babbacombe and the cliffside Oddicombe. Torquay Harbour offers shops, cafes and a marina, while the nearby Torre Abbey, a monastery founded in 1196, has art galleries and extensive gardens. The smaller seaside town of Ilfracombe can be found on the northern coastline, and is a small, hilly harbour surrounded by cliffs.

And for a lively city, to the south-east is Exeter on the River Exe, with its Roman era City Walls, vaulted, medieval underground passages and stunning Gothic cathedral, built in the 12th-century. To the west of the county you’ll find the larger city of Plymouth, with a fine display of its maritime tradition in the Barbican’s Tudor and Jacobean buildings and Sutton Harbour’s heritage trail. Both cities have bustling high-streets and lively nightlife thanks to the sizeable student populations!

Notable events in the area include the Devon County Show in Exeter each May, the Dartmouth Royal Regatta in August and the British Firework Championships in Plymouth also in August. 

If flying to the area, Exeter International operates flights between Paris CDG, Amsterdam and countless UK cities, and the nearby Bristol International Airport has nearly 80 destinations.

Local Amenities
Nearest Airport Exeter Airport

(100km)

Nearest Town/City Barnstaple

(28.6km)

Nearest Village Lynmouth

(0.8km)

Nearest Supermarket Londis

(1.6km)

Nearest Restaurant Nartnapa Thai Kitchen

(1.6km)

Nearest Beach Lynmouth Bay

(0.8km)

Nearest Golf Portmore Golf Park

(28.6km)

Kids

Best Suited For: All Ages
Ideal for Babies & Toddlers Ideal for Kids Ideal for Teens

Watersmeet Cottage is an ideal choice for a family getaway, with two separate living areas and a large garden on site, as well as tons of activities to enjoy in the local towns and the vibrant and unspoilt natural landscape of Devon.

Local attractions include ‘The BIG Sheep’ in Abbotsham with fun for all ages, from the Ewetopia Indoor Playground to the Rampage Rollercoaster, as well as Sheep Racing, rides for toddlers, and of course a chance to feed the animals! A cosy café will ensure visitors of all ages will be content, and there’s even an on-site brewery and gin distillery for you to pass the time! Nearby Pennywell Farm is also a great day-trip for some ‘farmtastic’ fun with friendly farm animals, rides and even racing ferrets! Cuddle the piglets, pamper the ponies and meet our adorable hedgehogs. Why not head over for the Pig Racing at 2.30 each afternoon or have a go on the Run Rabbit Go-Karts and Rainbow Railway?!

The kids will adore a trip to Crealy Theme Park: Southwest England's largest theme park with over 60 rides including the Tidal Wave Log Flume, the Flying Dutchman and the Victorian Carousel, attractions, live shows and even a zoo!

In the surrounding landscape you will find endless opportunities for an active day out with all the family: cycle through an array of postcard-picture villages and along the rugged Jurassic coast, enjoy a range of water-sports or experience the fantastic scenery on a hike through the Exmoor or Dartmoor National Parks – be sure to take a picnic, there are endless perfect spots to sit, relax, and take in the breath-taking views!

Baby and Toddler Equipment

  • Cot(s)
  • High Chair(s)

Kids Activities Close-by

  • Walk to Village
  • Walk to Restaurant
  • Outdoor Pursuit & Activities
  • Tourist Towns & Villages

Onsite Facilities

  • DVD

Extras

At Oliver’s Travels we pride ourselves on going that little bit further for our guests. From private chefs to babysitters we can help you arrange those little extras that make it a truly memorable holiday. Simply fill in the concierge request form or contact the Oliver’s Concierge Team who will be happy to help. We can typically help you arrange any of the following:

- Maid service/extra cleaning
- Private chef/cook/catering
- Welcome hamper/pre-stocked fridge
- Local day-trips or tours
- Airport pick-up/drop-off
- Babysitting/childcare services

Please note that all extras are subject to availability and must be requested in advance of the holiday (prices on request). Due to some rural/remote locations, not all services will be available at all properties. However, we will always do our best to fulfil your requests!

Oliver's Travels Chef Service: A Gourmet Dining Experience
Make hosting a memorable dinner party at your villa an absolute breeze with our superb Chef Service. Our chefs will take care of everything for you from start to finish so you can just sit back and enjoy the gastronomic experience. They will bring all the necessary ingredients, cook and serve the food and even clean up afterwards. To find out more visit www.oliverstravels.com/chefs

Terms & Conditions

These terms and conditions may be amended from time to time.

Security deposit £350 due 8 weeks prior to arrival and to be refunded in full subject to a damage inspec
Arrival time 4pm
Departure time 10am
Energy costs included? Yes, included in the rental price
Linen & towels included? Yes, included in the rental price
End of stay cleaning included? Yes, included in the rental price
Internet access? Yes, Wi-Fi is included in the rental price
Changeover day Saturday
Minimum stay Please note that there is a 3-night minimum stay
Pets welcome? A maximum of 2 well-behaved dogs are allowed on a request basis for an additional charge of £30 per dog, per stay. Please state dog breed at time of booking.
Smoking Allowed? No smoking
Other Ts and Cs A travel cot & highchair available on request basis at time of booking. Please bring your own cot linen.

Rental Rates

Prices based on an occupancy of 8 people:

Rental period 3 Nights 4 Nights 5 Nights Weekly
Jul 9th 2020 - Jul 11th 2020 £1,164 £1,305 £1,446 £1,535
Jul 11th 2020 - Jul 18th 2020 £1,164 £1,305 £1,446 £1,535
Jul 18th 2020 - Jul 25th 2020 £1,360 £1,525 £1,691 £1,795
Jul 25th 2020 - Aug 1st 2020 £1,360 £1,525 £1,691 £1,795
Aug 1st 2020 - Aug 8th 2020 £1,360 £1,525 £1,691 £1,795
Aug 8th 2020 - Aug 15th 2020 £1,360 £1,525 £1,691 £1,795
Aug 15th 2020 - Aug 22nd 2020 £1,360 £1,525 £1,691 £1,795
Aug 22nd 2020 - Aug 29th 2020 £1,360 £1,525 £1,691 £1,795
Aug 29th 2020 - Sep 5th 2020 £1,164 £1,305 £1,446 £1,535
Sep 5th 2020 - Sep 12th 2020 £1,058 £1,186 £1,313 £1,393
Sep 12th 2020 - Sep 19th 2020 £1,058 £1,186 £1,313 £1,393
Sep 19th 2020 - Sep 26th 2020 £1,058 £1,186 £1,313 £1,393
Sep 26th 2020 - Oct 3rd 2020 £753 £841 £930 £986
Oct 3rd 2020 - Oct 10th 2020 £753 £841 £930 £986
Oct 10th 2020 - Oct 17th 2020 £753 £841 £930 £986
Oct 17th 2020 - Oct 24th 2020 £935 £1,047 £1,159 £1,229
Oct 24th 2020 - Oct 31st 2020 £935 £1,047 £1,159 £1,229
Oct 31st 2020 - Nov 7th 2020 £710 £794 £877 £930
Nov 7th 2020 - Nov 14th 2020 £710 £794 £877 £930
Nov 14th 2020 - Nov 21st 2020 £710 £794 £877 £930
Nov 21st 2020 - Nov 28th 2020 £710 £794 £877 £930
Nov 28th 2020 - Dec 5th 2020 £710 £794 £877 £930
Dec 5th 2020 - Dec 12th 2020 £710 £794 £877 £930
Dec 12th 2020 - Dec 19th 2020 £1,173 £1,315 £1,457 £1,546
Dec 19th 2020 - Dec 26th 2020 £1,173 £1,315 £1,457 £1,546
Dec 26th 2020 - Jan 10th 2022 £1,173 £1,315 £1,457 £1,546

Prices based on an occupancy of 8 people:

Rental period 3 Nights 4 Nights 5 Nights Weekly
Jul 9th 2020 - Jul 11th 2020 €1,216 €1,357 €1,498 €1,604
Jul 11th 2020 - Jul 18th 2020 €1,216 €1,357 €1,498 €1,604
Jul 18th 2020 - Jul 25th 2020 €1,420 €1,586 €1,752 €1,876
Jul 25th 2020 - Aug 1st 2020 €1,420 €1,586 €1,752 €1,876
Aug 1st 2020 - Aug 8th 2020 €1,420 €1,586 €1,752 €1,876
Aug 8th 2020 - Aug 15th 2020 €1,420 €1,586 €1,752 €1,876
Aug 15th 2020 - Aug 22nd 2020 €1,420 €1,586 €1,752 €1,876
Aug 22nd 2020 - Aug 29th 2020 €1,420 €1,586 €1,752 €1,876
Aug 29th 2020 - Sep 5th 2020 €1,216 €1,357 €1,498 €1,604
Sep 5th 2020 - Sep 12th 2020 €1,106 €1,233 €1,360 €1,456
Sep 12th 2020 - Sep 19th 2020 €1,106 €1,233 €1,360 €1,456
Sep 19th 2020 - Sep 26th 2020 €1,106 €1,233 €1,360 €1,456
Sep 26th 2020 - Oct 3rd 2020 €786 €875 €964 €1,030
Oct 3rd 2020 - Oct 10th 2020 €786 €875 €964 €1,030
Oct 10th 2020 - Oct 17th 2020 €786 €875 €964 €1,030
Oct 17th 2020 - Oct 24th 2020 €977 €1,089 €1,201 €1,284
Oct 24th 2020 - Oct 31st 2020 €977 €1,089 €1,201 €1,284
Oct 31st 2020 - Nov 7th 2020 €742 €825 €909 €971
Nov 7th 2020 - Nov 14th 2020 €742 €825 €909 €971
Nov 14th 2020 - Nov 21st 2020 €742 €825 €909 €971
Nov 21st 2020 - Nov 28th 2020 €742 €825 €909 €971
Nov 28th 2020 - Dec 5th 2020 €742 €825 €909 €971
Dec 5th 2020 - Dec 12th 2020 €742 €825 €909 €971
Dec 12th 2020 - Dec 19th 2020 €1,225 €1,367 €1,509 €1,615
Dec 19th 2020 - Dec 26th 2020 €1,225 €1,367 €1,509 €1,615
Dec 26th 2020 - Jan 10th 2022 €1,225 €1,367 €1,509 €1,615

Prices based on an occupancy of 8 people:

Rental period 3 Nights 4 Nights 5 Nights Weekly
Jul 9th 2020 - Jul 11th 2020 $1,379 $1,520 $1,660 $1,818
Jul 11th 2020 - Jul 18th 2020 $1,379 $1,520 $1,660 $1,818
Jul 18th 2020 - Jul 25th 2020 $1,610 $1,775 $1,941 $2,126
Jul 25th 2020 - Aug 1st 2020 $1,610 $1,775 $1,941 $2,126
Aug 1st 2020 - Aug 8th 2020 $1,610 $1,775 $1,941 $2,126
Aug 8th 2020 - Aug 15th 2020 $1,610 $1,775 $1,941 $2,126
Aug 15th 2020 - Aug 22nd 2020 $1,610 $1,775 $1,941 $2,126
Aug 22nd 2020 - Aug 29th 2020 $1,610 $1,775 $1,941 $2,126
Aug 29th 2020 - Sep 5th 2020 $1,379 $1,520 $1,660 $1,818
Sep 5th 2020 - Sep 12th 2020 $1,253 $1,380 $1,508 $1,650
Sep 12th 2020 - Sep 19th 2020 $1,253 $1,380 $1,508 $1,650
Sep 19th 2020 - Sep 26th 2020 $1,253 $1,380 $1,508 $1,650
Sep 26th 2020 - Oct 3rd 2020 $891 $980 $1,069 $1,168
Oct 3rd 2020 - Oct 10th 2020 $891 $980 $1,069 $1,168
Oct 10th 2020 - Oct 17th 2020 $891 $980 $1,069 $1,168
Oct 17th 2020 - Oct 24th 2020 $1,107 $1,219 $1,331 $1,456
Oct 24th 2020 - Oct 31st 2020 $1,107 $1,219 $1,331 $1,456
Oct 31st 2020 - Nov 7th 2020 $841 $924 $1,008 $1,101
Nov 7th 2020 - Nov 14th 2020 $841 $924 $1,008 $1,101
Nov 14th 2020 - Nov 21st 2020 $841 $924 $1,008 $1,101
Nov 21st 2020 - Nov 28th 2020 $841 $924 $1,008 $1,101
Nov 28th 2020 - Dec 5th 2020 $841 $924 $1,008 $1,101
Dec 5th 2020 - Dec 12th 2020 $841 $924 $1,008 $1,101
Dec 12th 2020 - Dec 19th 2020 $1,389 $1,531 $1,673 $1,831
Dec 19th 2020 - Dec 26th 2020 $1,389 $1,531 $1,673 $1,831
Dec 26th 2020 - Jan 10th 2022 $1,389 $1,531 $1,673 $1,831

Please note that prices may not be 100% accurate for dates outside of the current calendar year. For an accurate quote, please enquire.

Reviews

  • Excellent

    Posted by A.L. on 25/10/2019

    Property was excellent, good location and everything worked as it should, the property was extremely clean and the owners were obviously genuinely doggie friendly. Would recommend this holiday cottage.

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