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Country Cottages - Squirrel Cottage

People4
Bedrooms 2
Bathrooms1
Property type cottage
Minimum Stay 3 - 7 nights
Popular Features
  • Barbecue
  • Washing Machine
  • Internet
  • Parking

Overview

Description

Squirrel Cottage

Squirrels Cottage.

Sleeps 4. First bedroom, doulble bed, bedside cabinets with lamps, chest of drawers and wardrobe. Second bedroom. Twin beds, bedside cabinet with lamp and wardrobe. Open plan kitchen/ living area, T.V. Freeview, DVD, WiFi on site, with patio doors leading out to the private garden with bench and sitting chairs. BBQ.


About the property

E12827

Located North Cornwall, Howard Farm Cottages is nestled down a country lane and surrounded by 20 lush acres of green fields, perfectly quiet country side to unwind and relax..


Owner
Marilyn smith
Member since: 2013
Speaks English
Calendar last updated:
26 July, 2017

About Marilyn smith

Our Cottages are a few minutes walk from the Ancient Market Town of Stratton with local shop,hairdresser , Post Office and two Public houses the Kings Arms and The Tree Inn both of which serve good food. The famous seaside town of Bude is 2miles drive away, with Summerleaze Beach being sandy and great for building sand castles, Crooklets Beach also sandy, but good for rock pooling and catching the odd crab or two. You could even take surfing lessons. Widemouth Beach great for surfing. All three are safely watched by lifeguards and are very helpful.

Marilyn smith purchased this cottage in 1980

Why Marilyn smith chose North Cornwall

Howard Holidays is a family run business. My name is Marilyn and my husband is John, we converted our barns back in 2000 since then they have had many changes and upgrades. We maintain them ourselves and live on site, so if anything is needed we are here to help.

Available Rentals

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Notes

Booking Notes:
Please contact owner

Changeover Day:
Our change over day is Saturdays


Facilities

Accommodation and facilities for Squirrel Cottagein Bude in Bude-Stratton

Property Type:
  • cottage
Meals:
  • Self-catering
Location Type:
  • near the sea
  • rural
  • village
General:
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Parking
  • Towels Provided ...
  • Washing Machine
Kitchen:
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items ...
  • Refrigerator
  • Hob
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining Area
Bathrooms:
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Bathroom 1 - Toilet , Bath with Shower
Bedrooms:
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 4
  • First bedroom, one double. Second bedroom, twin beds.
Entertainment:
  • DVD Player
  • Television
Outside:
  • Bicycles ...
  • Boat ...
  • Golf ...
  • Garden ...
  • Barbecue
  • Tennis ...
  • 1 bicycles
Attractions:
  • autumn foliage
  • bay
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • forests
  • library
  • live theatre
  • playground
  • pond
  • recreation centre
  • restaurants
  • theme parks
  • water parks
  • waterfalls
  • winery tours
Leisure Activities:
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • horse riding
  • outlet shopping
  • paddle boating
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • Babysitter
  • fitness centre
  • groceries
  • laundrette - serviced
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • fly fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • surf fishing
  • surfing
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • wind-surfing
Notes:
Notes on accommodation: We supply Coffee, Tea, Sugar and Milk on arrival. All beds are made up for you with Duvets and covers. Bathroom will have Shampoo, Conditioner, Shower Gel and Hand Gel. Towels included. (2 per person) Not Beach Towels Change over day. Saturday. Arrival & departure times. Arrival 4pm. Depart 10am. Outside: Each Cottage has there own private garden with seating and BBQ area. All gardens lead on to a large playing field for all sorts of activities.

Reviews

4.2/5 -
(5 traveller reviews)

Squirrel Cottage
average rating of 4.2 based on 5 reviews
2

Cottage was clean and tidy but did smell of damp and the bed was so uncomfortable

  • 2 of 5

Hostess was very welcoming on arrival and the cottage was clean and tidy and we were supplied with tea, coffee, milk which was a nice touch. The cottage smelt of damp which was off putting and the majority of the decour was very dated. Weather was awful and we ended up leaving a day early. The bed was very uncomfortable which meant neither of us slept well so batteries definitely have not been re-charged!!

  • Review Submitted: Jun 30, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Jun 2017
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
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4

Really lovely cottage, well maintained, clean and good facilities.

  • 4 of 5

We can't fault the cottage at all, tea, coffee, sugar and milk were provided for our arrival which was much appreciated after a 4 hour journey with a toddler.

Unfortunately on the Saturday and Sunday nights we had very noisy neighbours move into the other cottage which kept us up until the early hours and really disturbed the sleep of our little one, but the cottage itself and location we were really happy with.

  • Review Submitted: Jun 9, 2017
  • Date of Stay: May 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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5

Lovely cottage in great location

  • 5 of 5

I had a great 3 night stay in Squirrel Cottage. Very good location for visiting North Cornwall and Hartland. The cottage was very comfortable with everything you need and the tea, coffee, milk and biscuits provided were very welcome. Many thanks Marilyn!

  • Review Submitted: Mar 28, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Mar 2017
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
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5

Well maintained,great location,everything you could want or need.

  • 5 of 5

On arrival,we met Mrs Smith,who gave us a warm welcome,then we had a most enjoyable stay.The weather was great which always helps,and we highly recommend the area and location to anyone and their pet.Many thanks for an unforgettable time.

  • Review Submitted: Oct 25, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Oct 2016
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
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5

Alles was man braucht - Vermieter sehr Warmherzig und Freundlich

  • 5 of 5

(Hausnummer 2) Kleine, gemütliche und saubere Ferienwohnung.

Die Vermieter sind sehr freundlich und hilfsbereit.

Ideal für uns als Familie mit 2 Kindern (3 und 4 Jahre alt).

Von Bude aus waren alle interessanten Sehenswürdigkeiten

unkompliziert zu erreichen, auch Bude selbst mit seinen mehreren

Stränden ist immer einen Ausflug wert.

Wir sind immer noch begeistert und waren sicher

nicht das letzte mal in Cornwall.

  • Review Submitted: May 22, 2017
  • Date of Stay: May 2017
  • Source: Fewo Direkt, from HomeAway
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Location

Nearest Airport
50 Miles
Exeter or Plymouth
Nearest Barpub
0.25 Miles
Kings Arms..Tree Inn Stratton
Nearest Golf
2 Miles
Bude
Nearest Train
40 Miles
Barnstable
Nearest Restaurant
0.25 Miles
Stratton
Nearest Beach
2 Miles
Bude

Coast/Beach:

The famous seaside town of Bude is 2 miles drive away, with Summerleaze Beach being sandy and great for building sand castles, Crooklets Beach also sandy, but good for rock pooling and catching the odd crab or two.

Distances:

Covelly. 15min, with its winding cobbles street down to the Harbour where you can have lunch & a drink at the Red Lion Pub.

The Milky Way. 20min, a theme park with so much to do for adults and all ages of children.

The Eden Project is 60min away, make a whole day of this venture as there is so much to see.

Padstow is 55min away, this is a beautiful harbour and lovely walks to visit. The famous Rick Stein's restaurant is a must.

Newquay

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