The Hayloft (sleeps 5 plus cot)
Previously a hay barn, The Hayloft is a spacious barn which retains many of the original features. There is a luxury family bathroom including a thermostatic shower, bath,wc & hand basin. The open plan living area consists of a fully fitted kitchen with dishwasher, fridge, microwave, oven and hob. The comfortable lounge area has a dining area, cosy woodburner, 40" LCD tv with Freeview HD, video & DVD player. Free WIFI available. The bedrooms are arranged as a double, twin and single (upon request we can arrange for 2 doubles and a single). There is also an upstairs WC. Outside is an enclosed garden with patio area and garden furniture. We can arrange for a cot if required. With gas central heating, you will be cosy and warm. Bed linen and towels are included.
Our smallholding is situated 2 miles outside of Holsworthy just off the main A3072 to Bude. We have three barn conversions with enclosed gardens. The cottages are situated in approximately 6 acres with a further 46 to explore! Our property is situated at the end of a lane and is therefore traffic free and safe for children to explore. We have pet sheep and Shetland ponies to feed. There is a games barn with skittle alley, pool table, air hockey, table tennis and toddler toys. For those children who love trains, we have an small covered play area with a train, boat and little tykes car with garage. Onsite, we have a fully stocked Patchwork & Quilting shop and workshop. The properties are perfectly placed to explore the Cornish coastline, Dartmoor, Exmoor & bodmin moor. Plymouth, Barnstaple, Truro & Exeter are approximately an hour away. The Eden Project and Land's End are also in easy reach. If you are looking for a quiet getaway to Devon & Cornwall, come and stay on the farm with us!
About the Owner
£50 deposit required at time of booking, balance due 6 weeks before start of the holiday.
Changeover day is Saturday. Arrival times: Blackberry Barn & The Hayloft is 2.30pm and Sunset Barn is 4pm. Departure times: Blackberry Barn & The Hayloft is 10am and Sunset Barn is 11.30am.
Notes on prices:
Prices are for week long holidays - if you would like a short break (minimum 3 nights) then please contact us for details.
Activity and Interests
Special interest holidays:
We run quilt retreats here on the farm - there is a fully stocked Patchwork & Quilting shop with workshop - you can come and stay in the cottages and use the workshop - come along for a weekend with your friends and enjoy a peaceful sewing lessons.
The Cornish coastline is approximately 7 miles area where there are two sandy beaches in the town of Bude. Further round the coast are the beaches of Widemouth and Sandymouth which are fantastic family beaches. Some of the beaches are dog friendly and we have a information regarding this in the cottages.
The nearest airport is Exeter and is approximately 1 hour away.
Nearest town is Holsworthy - 2 miles. The coastal town on Bude is 7 miles. The main shopping centres of Exeter, Plymouth and Barnstaple are approximately 1 hour away
There are plenty of places on interest in the area - for those who like an active lifestyle, the off-road cycling/walking paths such as The Tarka Trail, The Camel Trail and The Granite Way offer a great day out and all have cycle hire available. Surfing at the beaches. Explore the Two Moors Way which is a long footpath connecting Exmoor & Dartmoor which again are beautiful to explore. There are plenty of National Trust & English Hertiage properties to visit.
If you like to visit horticultural sites, we have The Eden Project, Lost Gardens of Heligan, Trebah Garden, Glendurgan Garden and Rosemoor.
Family days out: The Milky way, The Big Sheep, Exmoor Zoo, Newquay Zoo, The Gnome Reserve, Cobbaton Combat Collection, Powderham Castle, Go kart world, Watermouth Castle, Trethorne Leisure Park, Tamar Otter Sanctuary, Crealy Adventure Park, Clip n Climb centre, Minature Pony centre, Diggerland, Newquay Aquarium, Plymouth Aquarium, Tree Surfing, Survival Paintball and plenty more!!!
- Dining Area
- pets considered
- Bathroom 1 - Toilet, Bath (no shower), Shower Enclosure
- Toilet 1 - Toilet
- 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 5
- Bedroom 1
- Bedroom 2
- Bedroom 3
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- Notes on accommodation: Our changeover day is Saturday and departure times are 10am (Blackberry Barn & The Hayloft) & 11.30am (Sunset Barn). We do ask that guests leave the property clean and tidy. The cottages do have a Strictly no smoking policy. We welcome up to 2 well behaved dogs in each property and do have fields for 'off-lead' exercise. Our prices quoted are for full weeks - if you would like a short break then please contact us for details - we are happy to book shorts breaks with a minimum of 3 nights. Outside: All of the cottage gardens are enclosed and overlook fields. There is a well equipped games barn with skittle alley, darts, pool table, table tennis and a toddler play area. There is a covered play area for under 5's with a train, boat and car/garage. our tame sheep and Shetland ponies are always happy to be fed and we do have chickens and ducks.