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Quality Self-Catering Farm Cottages in a rural setting, heated outdoor pool - Godrevy Barn Sleeps 6 (3 Bedrooms)

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Overview

Property

Updated: 06-Feb-2017
  • Sleeps 6
  • 3 Bedrooms
  • 1 Bathroom, 1 Separate Toilet
  • Parking
  • Swimming pool
  • Barbecue
  • Pets considered
  • Internet
  • Dish washer
  • Washing machine
  • Towels provided
  • Linens provided
  • Bookable online

Description

Godrevy Barn Sleeps 6 (3 Bedrooms)

Sleeps 6, 3 bedrooms. This superior cottage is the perfect base for a memorable Cornish adventure. This thoughtfully converted spacious two storey barn conversion is the perfect place to get away from it all. The “upside down” arrangement allows for the entire first floor to be a large living space for cooking, eating, sitting & relaxing. Woodburner. Pine stairs (with stair gate at the top) lead up from the ground floor entrance hall to a fully fitted kitchen area with washing machine, dishwasher and microwave. The sitting area has a colour TV with free-view, DVD player. The floor to ceiling windows allow lots of natural light in, and the French doors lead out to a balcony with views over the swimming pool and the valley beyond. With slate floor throughout, Godrevy Barn offers a master bedroom with en-suite shower room with WC, a twin-bedded room and one with bunk beds. Central Heating. Family bathroom has a bath with shower. Onsite car park. WiFi. Travel cot & Highchair on request.


About the property

E13946

Originally an ancient farmstead, Coombe Farm now offers four luxury self-catering cottages in North Cornwall. Coombe Farm Cottages are tucked away at the end of a country lane. In this peaceful rural setting you forget the proximity to major trunk roads, which make exploring all of Cornwall so easy.

Everyday there is always lots of fun to be had on the farm, and lots to do!

While retaining the original farm layout, four of the farm buildings have been converted into outstanding holiday cottages with private gardens. There is an outdoor heated swimming pool (May-September weather depending) with spacious sun deck and BBQ facilities.

The communal garden and play area are very popular with children. Guests are also invited to help or watch Farmer Jez on his daily rounds, including feeding the pigs, sheep and horses and collecting the chicken’s eggs.

All cottages have access to the pool, private outdoor area, are fully equipped, free Wi-Fi on the property, on-site parking and fantastic rural views.

Within it’s grassy fields Coombe Farm is home to lambs & sheep that munch away all day, or snooze in the shade by the trees. There are generally 3 saddleback pigs in residence in the back field away from the cottages. They are very friendly and love being fed.

Coombe Farm has amazing facilities. The outdoor pool is heated from May to September (weather permitting), and everyone comments how surprisingly warm it is! There’s a spacious sun terrace with built in BBQ, sun loungers and tables and chairs so you can just spend the day swimming and relaxing by the pool.

More Details

Top Traveller Review

About the Owner

Louise Conway
Member since: 2014
Speaks English
Calendar last updated:
6 February, 2017

About Louise Conway

Lou & Jez Conway took over at Coombe Farm in October 2013. We moved with our young children Ella and William and Granny Sally, 2 dogs and 3 cats. We love the area, the beautiful valley we live in, the pasties, the fresh air, the friendly people, the slower pace of life, the big skies, the cream teas, the wildlife, the rugged coastline. We want to work towards a small holding lifestyle with a few animals and a large vegetable patch. The good life!

Louise Conway purchased this barn in 2013

Why Louise Conway chose North Cornwall

We love Coombe Farm as it is totally remote and secluded, quiet and peaceful. It is also 5 mins from major trunk roads & the market town of Launceston. It is an ideal base to explore North Cornwall, the moors, the coast, the historic villages.

What makes this barn unique

Staying at Coombe Farm you will have the farm experience of living with and feeding the animals, including chickens, pigs, ponies, sheep and goats.

It has a swimming pool, heated in the main season (May - Sept).

Guestbook comments from the owner

An excellent place to stay to enjoy the delights of North Cornwall and beyond. Something very special is going on here- great people- great venue and facilities. The farm and surrounding area are beautiful and nothing it too much trouble from the owners Jez and Lou. My son enjoyed the pool everyday, fed the animals with Jez every morning and simply loved it. Would recommend this for families especially with younger children but could also see myself going here with girlfriends for a retreat! We loved it. Will definitely consider booking again.



What a wonderful cottage, the rooms and really comfortable and we had everything we needed;the pool was an extra bonus. It’s very relaxing and homely!! The owners made us feel very welcome.



Godrevy Barn is enjoyable in every way from the beds to the balcony. Great location with a great view. Lots of things to do so we never got bored. The heated pool was great , we went in everyday.
Feb 2014
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Guestbook comments from the owner

An excellent place to stay to enjoy the delights of North Cornwall and beyond. Something very special is going on here- great people- great venue and facilities. The farm and surrounding area are beautiful and nothing it too much trouble from the owners Jez and Lou. My son enjoyed the pool everyday, fed the animals with Jez every morning and simply loved it. Would recommend this for families especially with younger children but could also see myself going here with girlfriends for a retreat! We loved it. Will definitely consider booking again.



What a wonderful cottage, the rooms and really comfortable and we had everything we needed;the pool was an extra bonus. It’s very relaxing and homely!! The owners made us feel very welcome.



Godrevy Barn is enjoyable in every way from the beds to the balcony. Great location with a great view. Lots of things to do so we never got bored. The heated pool was great , we went in everyday.
Feb 2014
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Notes

Booking Notes:
Arrival & Departure- You can arrive at your property after 3pm on the start date of your holiday, and you must leave by 10am on the last day.
Paying For your Property-
When you book your property you should pay the deposit amount of 30%. The balance must be received no later than 8 weeks before your arrival date. However if you book less than 8 weeks before the arrival date, payment of your total holiday cost is due straight away


Changeover Day:
Saturday

Notes on prices:
For short break prices please contact the owners - www.coombefarmcottages.co.uk

3 Reviews

5/5 -
(3 traveller reviews)

5

Relaxing and welcoming family break

  • 5 of 5

We stayed at the cottage with friends over the Easter holiday and found it to be the ideal location to explore Cornwall. Lots of fun trips out, as recommended by Louise and Jeremy, the very friendly hosts for whom nothing was too much trouble. The cottage was immaculate, very comfortable and well equipped. The kids loved the morning tour around the farm to feed the animals and loved collecting the eggs every day. The only downside was that it was too cold to use the lovely swimming pool, had to make door with the playground this time. We will definitely be rebooking for a summer break!!!

  • Review Submitted: Mar 21, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Mar 2016
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thanks guys, we are really glad you had fun and look forward to seeing you all very soon down on the farm :)
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5

Cosy

  • 5 of 5

Lovely relaxing stay with first class hosts. Farmer Jez does a great job of entertaining the children with the breakfast time feed for the animals.

We'll be back. Thank you.

  • Review Submitted: Mar 24, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Nov 2016
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
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5

Amazing setting and hosts. Quality Accomodation.

  • 5 of 5

Farmer Jez and Lou have created a tranquil hideaway in a beautiful valley setting.

Our cottage was very well maintained, clean and had all we needed for our week away.

Kids loved feeding the many animals with farmer Jez. A++++

  • Review Submitted: Feb 9, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Oct 2016
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Always a pleasure having you stay, thanks for your kind words. We look forward to welcoming you to the farm again soon.
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Location

From the Owner

We love Coombe Farm as it is totally remote and secluded, quiet and peaceful. It is also 5 mins from major trunk roads & the market town of Launceston. It is an ideal base to explore North Cornwall, the moors, the coast, the historic villages.

Activity and Interests

Car: necessary

Do check out the blog on our website for seasonal guides of what to do, and upcoming events.

Coast/Beach:

Crackington Haven is a rugged tidal beach with sand, pebbles & truly amazing rock formations. 20 mins by car

Trebarwith Strand is a sandy surfy beach with scenic, rocky peripheral areas, sitting at the end of a picturesque valley. 25 mins by car.

Widemouth Bay is ideal for families & offers a variety of seaside activities. 25 mins by car

Daymer Bay is a beautiful beach perfect for family day trips. 35 mins by car

Polzeath is famous for surfing. 35 mins by car

Bude 30 mins by car

Travel:

Car is essential. Plenty of parking in onsite car park.

Newquay airport 45 mins away by car.

Distances:

Launceston - 6 miles

Tintagel - Legendary hone of King Arthur & his castle - 14 miles

Bodmin Moor - fabulous walks and wildlife - 15 miles

Boscastle - beautiful harbour town - 13 miles

Padstow - seaside town, well worth exploring - 30 miles

Newquay - zoo & aquarium very popular, as well as surf beaches & shops- 40 miles

Looe - explore the south coast - 25 miles

Further Details:

Trethorne Leisure Park is the biggest undercover attraction in North Cornwall and less than 5 minutes away. It has an indoor play area including a scary drop slide and a wavy slide, in addition to an outdoor play area. There are a variety of animals, some of which children can feed, including ponies and a shire horse. Trethorne also offers an excellent indoor bowling facility, and an 18-hole golf course, but that’s really more for the adults.

Launceston Steam Railway is always popular with kids. Only ten minutes drive, the railway is open off season, but a good idea to check the times of the trains before you plan to take a ride.

Tamar Otter & Wildlife Centre is in nearby North Petherwin. Set in 21 acres the woddlands and lakes are home to Otters and also various types of deer, owls, peacocks, Scottish wildcats and waterfoul.

Tintagel Castle is a magical day out with its wonderful location, set high on the rugged clifftop. It offers striking views and captivating ruins and a yummy beach café

Hidden Valley Discovery Park is another local adventure. Described as the most mysterious adventure in Cornwall, it’s attractions include children’s play areas and various cafes and shops.

The Arthurian Centre at Slaughterbridge (gruesome name) is the place to go to discover all about King Arthur. See the Inscribed Stone believed to date back to the 6th century, and the Battlefield, and learn more relating to the facts and fiction surrounding this fascinating local character.

Cornwall’s Crealy Great Adventure Park boasts a day of thrills and spills galore.

Springfields Fun Park & Pony Centre. A selection of the many activities available are rowing your boats, driving go-karts, exploring the pirate ship, train riding around the park, riding in a horse and carriage, watching the duck racing and the pony show. There are also indoor and outdoor kids play areas.

The Monkey Sanctuary is home to rescued monkeys, this centre has plenty for animal lovers.

Horse riding is available on nearby Bodmin Moor.

Facilities

From the Owner

Staying at Coombe Farm you will have the farm experience of living with and feeding the animals, including chickens, pigs, ponies, sheep and goats. It has a swimming pool, heated in the main season (May - Sept).

Property Type

  • barn

Theme

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

General

  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating ...
  • Internet ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided ...
  • Living Room ...
  • Parking ...
  • Towels Provided ...
  • Washing Machine ...
  • Wood Stove ...

Kitchen

  • Dishes & Utensils ...
  • Dishwasher ...
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave ...
  • Oven ...
  • Refrigerator ...
  • Hob ...
  • Toaster ...

Dining

  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area

Entertainment

  • Books ...
  • DVD Player ...
  • Stereo ...
  • Television ...
  • Video Library

Pool / Spa

  • Communal Pool ...
  • Heated Pool
  • Outdoor Pool

Suitability

  • Events Allowed
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • children welcome ...
  • pets considered ...

Location Type

  • near the sea
  • rural
  • village

Attractions

  • autumn foliage
  • bay
  • caves
  • churches
  • forests
  • library
  • museums
  • playground
  • pond
  • recreation centre
  • restaurants
  • waterfalls

Leisure Activities

  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • horse riding
  • paddle boating
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • walking

Local Services & Businesses

  • ATM/bank
  • groceries
  • medical services

Sports & Adventure Activities

  • cycling
  • equestrian events
  • fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • mountain biking
  • pier fishing
  • bay fishing
  • surfing
  • swimming

Bathrooms

  • Shower room 1 - Toilet
  • Bathroom 1 - Toilet, Bath with Shower, Shower Enclosure
  • The family bathroom is clean and light and has a toilet, bath with electric shower and shower screen and a sink. There is a heated towel rail. The en-suite has a shower, sink and toilet. Bath baths are available on request.

Bedrooms

  • 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6
  • Bedroom 2
  • Bedroom 3
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 Double Bed, Master Bedroom - Double bedroom with en-suite facilities.
  • All the bedrooms are on the ground floor. The master bedroom has a double bed, with en-suite toilet and shower room. There is a built in wardrobe and dressing table with mirror. The second bedroom can be made up as a double or a twin room depending on your requirements. A light spacious room. Both this and the master bedroom have space for a travel cot. The third bedroom is a bunk bedroom with a built in wardrobe.

Outside

  • Balcony ...
  • Golf ...
  • Barbecue ...

Meals

  • Self-catering

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

Notes:

  • Notes on accommodation: The cottages are family run. Owners are onsite if needed. Children are welcome to feed the pigs, chickens and lambs when supervised by the owners. Farmer Jez does a morning animal feed and egg collection which any guest children are welcome to help with or watch. Onsite parking in separate car park keeping farm safe. Dogs & Horses accommodated, the more animals the better on the farm. Outside: The outdoor swimming pool is 10m by 5m with walk in steps at the shallow end. It is heated May - September. The pool in surrounded by a spacious sun terrace with furniture and loungers. There is a built in BBQ for general use. The communal garden & play area is very popular, and has a swing set and slide. All the houses have their own private space with metal garden furniture.

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