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Luxury Cottages With a Amazing Array of Quality Leisure Facilities,open All Year - Tuckers Retreat

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Updated: 19-Mar-2017
  • Sleeps 4
  • 2 Bedrooms
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Parking
  • Garden
  • Swimming pool
  • Barbecue
  • Pets considered
  • Internet
  • Dish washer
  • Washing machine
  • Towels provided
  • Accept Credit Cards
  • Bookable online


Tuckers Retreat

Tucker's Retreat, our romantic two bedroom cottage - the master ensuite bedroom has a four poster king sized bed and LED tv, together with a twin bedroom and family bathroom. There is a quality oak kitchen fully fitted with fan oven, gas hob, dishwasher, washer/drier and fridge/freezer and all necessary utensils. The comfortable lounge has a 42" LED tv and real log wood burner. The cottage is fully centrally heated for your comfort and has complimentary high speed fibre optic WiFi.

Outside there is a private garden courtyard for you to relax and unwind with a BBQ and garden furniture, and just a few steps away are our many onsite leisure failities.

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About the property


Combrew Farm Cottages,near Barnstaple in North Devon is the ideal location for your next holiday.Whether a couple looking for a romantic break,an extended family or group of friends seeking the perfect spot for a celebration or get together Combrew has something for all. We have an amazing range of onsite leisure facilities for the exclusive use of our guests,including our wonderful indoor pool and spa,heated to a warming 36c,steam sauna,solarium, gym,indoor badminton court,tennis court,games room and mountain bikes to ride the famous nearby Tarka Trail.Our cottages have wood burners,full central heating and complimentary high speed fibre optic WiFi and are perfect for a relaxing holiday at any time of year. Centrally located for visiting the many nearby sandy beaches - Instow, Saunton,Croyde,Woolacombe,Putsborough & Westward Ho are all just a short drive away,exploring Exmoor,shopping in historic Barnstaple or enjoying local restaurants and Inns Combrew is your perfect destination.

About the Owner

Sue Tucker
Member since: 2013
Speaks English
Calendar last updated:
19 March, 2017

Guestbook comments from the owner

My family and dog had a lovely stay at Tuckers Retreat on Combrew Farm. So comfortable and clean, from the four poster bed to the lounge sofas.

Convenient location for Tarka trail, beaches and towns.

Swimming pool and games area on farm a great bonus.

Could not fault this place, just wonderful!
Aug 2016
  • 1 of 4

Guestbook comments from the owner

My family and dog had a lovely stay at Tuckers Retreat on Combrew Farm. So comfortable and clean, from the four poster bed to the lounge sofas.

Convenient location for Tarka trail, beaches and towns.

Swimming pool and games area on farm a great bonus.

Could not fault this place, just wonderful!
Aug 2016
  • 1 of 4

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Booking Notes:
When you decide to book or require further information please feel free to call us at any time ( 01271 373834 ) or you may book via the secure online booking system on our website.When booking for the current year a deposit of one third is required and the balance is due 2 months prior to the holiday start. For bookings for the following year a deposit of just £100 is required to reserve a week in any cottage. Payment is welcome by card, bank transfer and by cheque.

Changeover Day:
Changeover days are Friday and Saturday, depending on the cottage selected, whilst outside the main season we are flexible and short breaks are often available. Arrival is from 4pm, with departure by 10am.

Notes on prices:
The prices mentioned are the low season prices.... for weekly tariffs, short breaks, latest availability details and last minute special offers please call 01271 373834 at any time or visit our website, where you can also book 24 hours a day using our secure online booking system.

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Activity and Interests

Nearest Airport : Exeter at 40 Miles Nearest Barpub : Fremington at 1 Miles Nearest Golf : Barnstaple at 2 Miles Nearest Train : Barnstaple at 2 Miles Nearest Motorway : Roundswell at 1 Miles Nearest Restaurant : Fremington at 1 Miles Nearest Beach : Instow at 3 Miles Car: recommended

Special interest holidays:


We are well placed for visiting North Devon's many sandy beaches - Instow is about 3 miles away - 5 minutes by car, Saunton Sands, Croyde and Westward Ho are about 15 minutes drive,and Croyde, Woolacombe and Putsborough are all less than 30 minutes by car.All have nearby restaurants and pubs - perfect to enjoy during your relaxing day at the beach. There is also a frequent regular bus service, just 3 minutes walk away, which connects Combrew to the many beaches and attractions available locally.


The nearest airport to Combrew is Exeter,40 miles away or just an hour by car,alternatively Bristol airport is about 90 minutes by car.

We have a train station just 2 miles away in nearby Barnstaple,which also has a National Express Coach station both having regular connections to all parts of the country.

A car is not essential as there is a quality frequent regular bus service just 3 minutes walk away, and we have mountain bikes available for guests to use...your car can have a holiday too!


Barnstaple - the main town for North Devon,is just 2 miles away and local villages with their pubs, restaurants and shops are just a half mile. Locally there are many pubs and restaurants - serving wonderful food prepared where possible from fresh local produce, family attractions, leisure centre, tennis academy with indoor and outdoor courts. The Tarka Trail is perfect for walking and cycling taking in the country scenery, but our many onsite leisure facilities mean you may never want to leave!

Further Details:

We are conveniently located with the Barnstaple, the main town for North Devon being just 2 miles away, and having branches of all major banks and building societies. Sainsbury's and Tesco's are both a little over a mile away and each offer online order deliveries to Combrew. The nearby villages of Bickington and Fremington have local shops, Post Office, Church, Doctor's surgery together with pubs and restaurants all within easy, gentle walking distance.

North Devon is renowned for it's pubs serving wonderful food freshly prepared using local produce and locally brewed ales and ciders. If you love cooking you will be spoilt for choice as the ingredients available locally are second to none... and Local Farm Box offer your choice of local fresh meat, fruit and vegetables delivered to your cottage.


Property Type

  • cottage


  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Farm Holidays
  • Romantic
  • Spa
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions


  • Fireplace
  • Fitness Room / Equipment
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Living Room
  • Parking
  • Towels Provided
  • Tumble Dryer
  • Washing Machine
  • Wood Stove


  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Hob
  • Toaster


  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining Area


  • Books
  • DVD Player
  • Game Room
  • Ping Pong Table
  • Pool Table
  • Stereo
  • Television

Pool / Spa

  • Heated Pool
  • Hot Tub ...
  • Indoor Pool
  • Private Pool ...
  • Sauna

Onsite Services

  • Massage
  • Private Chef


  • children welcome
  • pets considered

Location Type

  • near the sea
  • rural


  • autumn foliage
  • bay
  • botanical garden
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • library
  • live theatre
  • museums
  • playground
  • pond
  • recreation centre
  • restaurants
  • theme parks
  • zoo

Leisure Activities

  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • horse riding
  • outlet shopping
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • walking

Local Services & Businesses

  • ATM/bank
  • Babysitter
  • fitness centre
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundrette - serviced
  • massage therapist
  • medical services

Sports & Adventure Activities

  • cycling
  • fishing
  • fly fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • golf
  • golf pass optional
  • hiking
  • jet skiing
  • mountain biking
  • pier fishing
  • sailing
  • surfing
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • water skiing
  • wind-surfing


  • Bathroom 1 - Toilet, Bath with Shower, all new beautiful bathroom with over bath power shower
  • Bathroom 2 - Toilet, Shower Enclosure, all new luxury bathroom with spacious shower, handbasin & WC


  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 4
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 Large Double Bed, four poster king size bed with luxury ensuite shower room
  • Bedroom 2 - 2 Single Bed


  • Bicycles ...
  • Terrace
  • Golf ...
  • Garden
  • Barbecue
  • Tennis
  • 18 bicycles


  • Self-catering

Learn more about this holiday rental at the owner's website


  • Notes on accommodation: Swim in our indoor heated swimming pool Pamper yourself in our luxurious spa Relax in the warmth of our deluxe solarium Tylo Steam Sauna Tone up in our well-equipped fitness room Outdoor tennis court Indoor badminton court Games room with table tennis and pool Adventure play area Information and computer room Relax in our Garden Room Onsite beauty treatments Mountain Bikes Wi-Fi in all cottages All of our tariffs are inclusive of gas, electric, linen, towels, vat with no hidden ' extras ' to pay. You are most welcome to book and pay by card, for which there is no extra charge - you can call ( 01271 373834 ) at any time or alternatively we have a secure online booking system available from our website. Also on our website home page we have a ' Special Offers ' section, which is regularly updated with last minute breaks. For any further details please don't hesitate to phone at any time or e.mail and we will do our very best to assist with your holiday plans. Outside: Outside each cottage there is a wonderful paved space ideal for relaxing and BBQs, and our gardens are beautiful with manicured lawns and an ever changing floral display in the beds, borders and flower tubs and hanging baskets. Our indoor pool and spa is around 9 metres long and 3 metres wide, and is heated all year round to a warming 36c, and has a relaxing spa at one end with 3 high powered jets at the other, creating a current of adjustable intensity against which you can swim. The pool building is underfloor heated for your comfort. There is a Tylo steam sauna, upright solarium, gym with treadmill, cross trainer, excercise bike and rowing machine, games room, indoor badminton court, hard tennis court, adventure play area, quality mountain bikes to enjoy the famous nearby Tarka Trail. There is also a computer and information room with leaflets on the area's many attractions and events, a library of books which you may borrow and a computer for guests use.

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