Big family holiday house to rent in Hartland - sleeps 12

SPEKE'S RETREAT Cottage, Hartland, Devon, EX39 6EA.
Property Reference: 18827

Bedrooms - 5

Sleeps - 12

Bathrooms - 5

Pets welcome - 2

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Hartland Quay | Devon, England

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SPEKE'S RETREAT Cottage
5 bedrooms, sleeps 12

Located in a peaceful area, this charming retreat offers a chance to enjoy the beautiful coastline with nearby local attractions.

Accommodation details

Ground Floor:
Living room: With Freeview TV, DVD player, CD player, slate floor and French doors.
Dining room: With electric wood burner, slate floor.
Kitchen: With electric cooker, microwave, fridge, freezer, dishwasher, washing machine and slate floor.
Bedroom 1: With kingsize bed, Smart TV and en-suite with shower cubicle, toilet and heated towel rail.


Bedroom 2: With zip and link twin beds (can be super kingsize on request), Smart TV and en-suite with shower cubicle, toilet and heated towel rail.
First Floor:
Bedroom 3: With kingsize bed, Smart TV and en-suite with shower cubicle, toilet and heated towel rail.


Bedroom 4: With zip and link twin beds (can be super kingsize on request), single bed, pull-out bed, Smart TV and en-suite with shower over bath, toilet and heated towel rail.
Bedroom 5: With zip and link twin beds (can be super kingsize on request), single bed, 2 pull-out beds, Smart TV and en-suite with shower cubicle, toilet and heated towel rai

Both properties: Oil underfloor oil central heating, electricity, bed linen, towels and Wi-Fi included. Cot and highchair. Tumble dryer (shared with other property on-site). Terrace with garden furniture and barbecue. Large garden (shared with other property on-site). Ample parking. No smoking. Visit England 4 Star.

Extra Amenities

Nestling in a peaceful rural hamlet just 4 miles from the popular village of Hartland, and one mile from North Devon’s English Heritage Coastline, these two character barn conversions, completed to a very good standard and full of modern comforts, are set within their own private gardens. Situated within easy reach of all the local attractions, the cottages make a perfect holiday destination for all ages. Rugged English Heritage Coastline can be picked up from a maze of footpaths literally from your door to take in the spectacular Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty and SSSI delights, a haven for keen walkers, bird watchers and naturalists.

Hartland itself is a thriving rural village with post office, stores, garage and church along with local pubs serving food. Nearby beaches and coves include Speke’s Mill Mouth, Hartland Quay and Welcome Mouth, Bude Widemouth Bay and Westward Ho! are a treat to explore. Golf at nearby Bude and sea fishing close by along with fishing, water sports and sailing at nearby Tamar Lakes.

The pretty fishing villages of Clovelly, Bucks Mills and Appledore are within an easy drive or walking distance for keen walkers taking you through National Trust coastal paths. Lundy Island by helicopter or boat can be picked up at Clovelly or the historic port and market town of Bideford, offering a good selection of shops, pubs and restaurants. Local family attractions include the Big Sheep and Milky Way, and gardens at Docton Mill, Hartland Abbey and Clovelly Court. Fishing nearby. Shops and pubs 4 miles.

Self-catering features

  • Barbecue
  • Dishwasher
  • Ground Floor Facilities
  • Fuel and Power Included
  • Garden / Patio
  • Highchair
  • Grouped Properties
  • Rural Location
  • Shower
  • Television
  • Decorated at Christmas
  • WiFi
  • Bed Linen & Towels Included
  • Summer Short Breaks
  • Cot Available
  • Washing Machine
  • Fishing Nearby/On-site
  • Pet Friendly
  • Coastal
  • Green Scheme
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  • North Devon Coast
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Hartland map and SPEKE'S RETREAT Cottage location

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