Oriel Cottage is a delightful barn conversion and, along with its sister property House Martins, sits in secluded rolling landscape alongside the owners' own Georgian country house. Adding to the luxury is an outside hot tub so you can unwind with a glass of wine in the bubbles enjoying the scenery around this stunning home on the fringes of Exmoor National Park. Exposed stonework, structural timbers and slate flooring give the building an old world charm, while a woodburner promises a cosy welcome after exploring North Devon. The roomy living area has patio doors opening onto a large lawned garden with patio and garden furniture for al fresco dining. The stylish bedrooms are at each end of the barn. A double just off the lounge has further patio doors and has an en-suite shower room. The second has a King sized bed and another Single bed to add extra options for sleeping arrangements. A stylish family bathroom with roll top bath completes the accommodation. A short drive takes you to Ilfracombe, which has a delightful mix of Victorian and Regency architecture, pretty harbour, independent shops, restaurants, cafes and pubs. The harbour, with Damien Hirst’s infamous bronze statue Verity, and the Tunnels Beaches, are well worth a visit along with the award-winning Ilfracombe Aquarium, fascinating Ilfracombe Museum, Larkstone Leisure Park, Hele Cornmill and Chambercombe Manor - one of Britain's most haunted houses. Or head east for Exmoor National Park, which has Europe’s very first International Dark Sky Reserve, the tallest tree in England, the highest cliffs in England, almost 250 species of bird and over 1,000 different flowering plants and grasses, the highest number of wild red deer in England and wild native ponies, perfectly adapted to the upland conditions of Exmoor
Lounge/kitchen/diner: TV with Freesat and DVD player. Electric oven and hob, microwave, fridge/freezer, dishwasher and washing machine
Bedroom 1: King sized bed. En-suite with shower, toilet and washbasin
Bedroom 2: King sized bed, single bed
Bathroom: Roll top bath, separate shower, toilet and washbasin
Pets: Two dogs welcome
Parking: Private parking
Garden/patio: Garden with patio furniture and barbecue
Heating: Oil central heating
Short breaks: Available all year round (but for specific dates only bookable within 2-8 weeks of the holiday start date)
Notes: Linen and towels are provided (please bring beach towels). Wi-Fi available. No smoking at this property. High chair and travel cot are provided. Complimentary basket of logs. Outdoor hot tub. Water supply from own well, regularly serviced. For larger groups of up to 11 guests, Oriel can be booked with House Martins at a 10% discounted rate. 4pm check in time.
Beach: 6 miles Pub: 3 miles
- Sleeps 5
- 2 Bedrooms
- 2 Pets allowed
- WiFi available
- Private parking
- Saturday changeover
- 1 Bathroom
- Bed linen provided
- Hot tub
- 3 miles to a pub
- Towels provided
- Travel cot available
- 6 miles from the coast
- On one level
- Open fire/woodburner
- Washing machine
Fantastic accommodation and brilliant location Hot tub was hugely enjoyed by us all and the property was very dog friendly We had a great time and hope to return again Thank you Mr Andrew Prindiville - 18th April 2019
The property was well maintained and had all the features you could ask for. The property was in a great rural location with a lot of the places we wanted to visit equidistant. Miss Katie Warren - 9th April 2019
Absolutely Lovely place and hosts very welcoming. Miss M Bevan - 7th January 2019
We've stayed here before and hope to again - love this cottage and the surrounding area. Mr James Parker - 16th February 2017
I rarely gush about holiday cottages, but OMG this place stole my heart!! The comfiest, cleanest beds, the cosy feel in the property. Everything to make you feel at home. The best water pressure I have ever experienced, more of a massage experience in the shower, two shower cubicles big enough for a football team!!!! Immaculate throughout, the prettiest views and nature aplenty!!!! Gold standard in my opinion far and away the best cottage I have stayed inMrs M Fox - 7th November 2016
All excellent, would definitely stay there again.Ms L Leech - 1st November 2016
Overall lovely quiet property ideal to get away from it with your children and dog.Miss S Barnes - 6th September 2016
Lovely peaceful place, hot tub is a fun addition and was very cleanMs J Richardson - 5th July 2016
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