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Beara Farm The Stables

Chulmleigh (1m S), Devon
Sleeps 4
Bedrooms 2
Bathrooms 1
Change Sat
Dogs allowed 2
4
star
Enclosed garden / patio
Internet access
Working farm
Games / Play facilities
Family friendly
Parking on site / nearby
Swimming pool
Towels included
Travel cot available
Highchair available
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At a glance

  • Ability to explore 80 acres of working farmland at your leisure to get the full experience
  • Located just a few miles south of Exmoor National Park, perfect for nature lovers and walkers
  • Access to enclosed, shared heated swimming pool for all the family to enjoy (mid May - end Sept)
Property code: BEARS

With Exmoor National Park just a stone’s throw from the property, guests have a copportunity to make the most of the endless scenic walks across the countryside and hidden beauty spots with ease. This cosy and quirky cottage is a short drive from the pretty village of Chulmleigh, where you can wander its steep, winding streets and browse the local cafes, shops and galleries. Nearby are also a wide range of National Trust gardens and properties which are great to explore on a rainy day, as are RHS Rosemoor Gardens, Dartington Crystal, The Big Sheep and The Milky Way.

This inverse accommodation has been completely refurbished in June 2020 to offer stylish and modern accommodation. Offering two bedrooms on the ground floor with one double bedroom and one twin. The family bathroom, which is also on the ground floor, has a stylish and modern shower and WC. The upstairs open-plan lounge/kitchen/diner has exposed original wooden beams, ample seating around a family dining table, flatscreen TV with DVD and Freeview. If you would rather stay in to cook your family or friends a dinner than venture to the pub, the well-equipped kitchen has a electric cooker and hob, microwave, fridge with ice compartment, dishwasher, freezer and washing machine in the separate utility room.

Outside the cottage is an enclosed private garden with patio and lawn with garden furniture and a BBQ. Guests can also use the shared, heated, enclosed outdoor swimming pool (open between mid May and end September), a play area, games room with table tennis and pool table, and a tennis lawn. Guests are also encouraged to explore the many pathways which traverse this 80 acres of working HLS farmland (Higher Level Environmental Scheme) and to look out for a diverse range of flora and fauna that thrive on the land.

 

  • 2 bedrooms - 1 double, 1 twin
  • Stylish new shower room with WC
  • Kitchen with electric cooker and hob, microwave, built in fridge and dishwasher
  • Separate freezer and washing machine in the utility room
  • Bed linen and towels included
  • Private garden with large paved area, seating and lighting 
  • Parking for 2 cars
  • 2 well-behaved dogs welcome (large breeds by arrangement)
  • Heated, shared swimming pool (mid May – end Sept)
  • Games barn with table tennis and pool table
  • Tennis lawn
  • Wide range of pathways across 80 acres of farmland
  • Beach 20 miles away, shops and pubs 2 miles
  • Private water supply
  • Freeview TV/DVD
  • Arrival: 16:00 onwards
  • Departure: before 10:00, unless otherwise stated in your arrival details
  • 2 dogs allowed. Dogs are charged at £20 each per full or part week

Nancy Hayes

This property has been let with us for over 15 years and is managed by Nancy.

Reviews

From guests that have stayed at the property.

Based on 17 guest ratings

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Reviewed by kerry, 3rd May 2024

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We had a great long weekend with the family and dogs, lovely and quit place to relax. The cottage was well equipped and was very clean and tidy. a very well presented cottage.

Reviewed by Maria, 5th August 2023

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Great stay thankyou, it is a beautiful place and we had everything that we needed.

Reviewed by Trevor, 15th July 2023

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Lovely cottage really nice having the living quarters upstairs and bedrooms downstairs very clean the welcoming cream tea was amazing very friendly owners the little farm shop was handy and well stocked with good produce My granddaughter loved the pool and games room the enclosed rear garden was really good for our dog lovely holiday

Reviewed by GERARD, 23rd June 2023

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The cottage had everything we needed for a comfortable stay. It was very clean and the friendly owners were usually around to answer any queries

Reviewed by Kate, 19th June 2023

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The stables was well equipped. The double bed was so comfortable.

Reviewed by Dora, 27th May 2023

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Just came back from a 3 night stay. The stables was absolutely perfect, clean and comfortable. We were very lucky with the weather and enjoyed every minute of our stay, pool was so warm and the surrounding areas are stunning. Would love to come back again.

Reviewed by Sue, 25th September 2022

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We thought it was fantastic, despite the weather. In fact that was probably a bonus as we all had a good rest, read and ate well, and look forward to coming back soon!

Reviewed by Erica, 10th September 2022

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Just returned from a brilliant holiday. The cottage was excellent and the totally enclosed garden was brilliant for the dog he really enjoyed the freedom to run around for the first time with no lead. We have stayed in alot of different cottages over the years and this has been the best by far. It was so good we booked for next year the day we cameRead more home and having 3 weeks. A week in May and 2 in September. Hide

Reviewed by Steve, 3rd September 2022

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Lovely cottage well laid out and superbly equipped. Didn't use the pool but it's an excellent option and we enjoyed the pool table. We had a great week in a superb location

Reviewed by Tracy, 20th August 2022

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Great clean friendly upside down cottage Well equipped home from home Location is very rural and peaceful exciting negotiating the very small country lanes The pool and games room an added bonus We would recommend for exploring north Devon

Reviewed by Lisa, 30th July 2022

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Cottage is absolutely gorgeous. Immaculately clean. Has everything you need , fridge, separate freezer and washing machine. The grounds are beautiful. The swimming pool was loved by my son as was the games room. Our dog enjoyed the space including the enclosed garden. The little shop with honesty box is a great idea in case you forget something or Read moreneed a stop gap before shopping. Main beaches are about an hour away. Supermarket half an hour, they do deliver. Mark and Dawn were lovely. Hide

Reviewed by Iain, 16th July 2022

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Reviewed by Gillian, 9th July 2022

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We had a lovely week at The stables, very well equipped, clean and tidy. Enclosed garden was great for our own privacy and allowing the dogs to roam. Pool on site was a real bonus. The farm itself was quite remote which we loved for the peace and quiet, but also able to travel out easily to North Devon. Handy farm shop on site for essentials. WouldRead more definitely recommend. Hide

Reviewed by C, 2nd July 2022

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Reviewed by Dawn, 18th June 2022

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Lovely place to stay, very relaxing and quiet. Perfect size private secure garden for the dogs plus other areas for them to explore on lead, the swimming pool was perfect on a hot day and the views are stunning. The owners were very lovely and thoughtful as they have a little honesty shop on site just incase you forgot any essentials x just adds thRead moreat extra touch Hide

Reviewed by Beverley, 11th June 2022

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Very relaxing holiday well equipped cottage comfortable beds lovely pool nice pub in near by village will return

Reviewed by Betty, 4th June 2022

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Excellent holiday & lovely location. There were lots of extras that we didnt expect great games room with full size pool table and the hosts were really nice people. Cant recommend highly enough.

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