This riverside cottage in the heart of Exmoor is a hidden haven and the perfect place from which to explore the delights of the high hills and moors, steep valleys and woodlands, rivers, streams and associated wildlife of the National Park. Set on the banks of the East Lyn River in a wooded valley, Primrose Cottage is only accessible by footbridge, which adds to its hideaway charm. There's no need for a car to enjoy the impressively unspoilt countryside here. There are walks from the doorstep in every direction and excellent trout and salmon fishing available on the East Lyn (permits can be obtained locally). A charming country inn serves fine food and ale across the river. The alpine-like twin towns of Lynton and Lynmouth are just 4 miles away on the coast and the Victorian funicular railway joining the two is well worth a visit. The cottage is fresh and simply decorated with many original features. The comfortable lounge has a multi-fuel stove and the good-sized kitchen/diner has slate flooring and wooded beams. Upstairs there are two bedrooms with peaceful river and garden views. The fully-enclosed and paved patio has a garden table and chairs where guests can relax and contemplate the flowing river.
Accommodation: Ground floor: Living room with multi-fuel stove, satellite TV (basic channels) and DVD. Kitchen/diner with electric cooker, microwave, dishwasher, fridge/freezer and washer/dryer. Bathroom with electric shower over bath, WC and basin. First floor: Bedroom 1 with Superking zip 'n' link which can be converted to 3' Twin beds. Bedroom 2 with Double.
Facilities and services: Linen and towels. Electric CH. Multi-fuel stove (logs extra).WiFi. Telephone available. Pets welcome. No smoking. Short breaks available. Private parking for 1 car in lockable enclosure 150 yards away via footbridge. Arr/Dep for weekly bookings is Saturday.
- Sleeps 4
- 2 Bedrooms
- 2 Pets allowed
- WiFi available
- Private parking
- Saturday changeover
- Bed linen provided
- Towels provided
- Travel cot available
- 4 miles to a beach
- 0.1 mile to a pub
- Open fire/woodburner
- Washing machine
|Band||Date Range||7 night price *|
|13th May 2017 - 27th May 2017||£423.00|
|27th May 2017 - 3rd June 2017||£482.00|
|3rd June 2017 - 1st July 2017||£415.00|
|1st July 2017 - 22nd July 2017||£447.00|
|22nd July 2017 - 2nd September 2017||£667.00|
|2nd September 2017 - 23rd September 2017||£423.00|
|23rd September 2017 - 21st October 2017||£350.00|
|21st October 2017 - 28th October 2017||£423.00|
|28th October 2017 - 16th December 2017||£320.00|
|16th December 2017 - 6th January 2018||£447.00|
* Please note: guide prices are based on the current year's prices and do not include optional items such as pet fees.
Perfect location for short escape awayMrs T Griffiths - 21st March 2017
It was a great cottage in a fabulous location. Had a really great time! Thank you!Mr L Wilkes - 22nd September 2016
A perfect location - lovely walks in all directions, no need to use the carMiss B Gould - 28th April 2016
Lovely Cottage in a wonderful locationMrs D Dowdy - 28th July 2015
We last spent a holiday in Primrose cottage 34 years ago. We enjoyed it then and we loved it this time. Great improvements in every respect.Mr I G Cuthbert - 25th June 2015
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