Enjoy the views from the patio balcony
Enjoy relaxing in the lounge with the woodburner
The balcony off of the lounge
Perfect space for all the family
Stable door leads out to patio balcony
Well-equipped kitchen area
Good size kitchen/diner
Kitchen/diner with estuary view and TV
Double bedroom off the lounge
Enjoy the fantastic views from the master bedroom
Double bedroom with en-suite shower room
The en-suite shower room
Twin room with estuary views
First floor twin room
Lower ground floor wetroom with shower and WC
Single room with pull out bed
First floor shower room
Watch the boats bobbing up and down
View towards the cottage from the street
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2 / 20  Enjoy the views from the patio balcony
3 / 20  Enjoy relaxing in the lounge with the woodburner
4 / 20  The balcony off of the lounge
5 / 20  Perfect space for all the family
6 / 20  Stable door leads out to patio balcony
7 / 20  Well-equipped kitchen area
8 / 20  Good size kitchen/diner
9 / 20  Kitchen/diner with estuary view and TV
10 / 20  Double bedroom off the lounge
11 / 20  Enjoy the fantastic views from the master bedroom
12 / 20  Double bedroom with en-suite shower room
13 / 20  The en-suite shower room
14 / 20  Twin room with estuary views
15 / 20  First floor twin room
16 / 20  Lower ground floor wetroom with shower and WC
17 / 20  Single room with pull out bed
18 / 20  First floor shower room
19 / 20  Watch the boats bobbing up and down
20 / 20  View towards the cottage from the street

Boatmans

Appledore, Devon
Sleeps 5
Bedrooms 3
Bathrooms 2
Change Fri
No Dogs
4
star
Waterside views
Open fire / woodburner
Internet access
Pub nearby
Shop nearby
Beach within easy reach
Fishing onsite / nearby
Family friendly
Travel cot available
Highchair available
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At a glance

  • Beautiful former fisherman's cottage set in an idyllic position on the river’s edge with two balconies to soak up the far-reaching views across the water
  • Set in the heart of the fishing village of Appledore with the bustling quayside, quaint shops, galleries, restaurants and gastro pubs on your doorstep
  • The perfect base for exploring all North Devon has to offer, why not roam the South West Coastal Path? or take a short drive, healthy dog walk or ferry to the golden sands of Instow or Westward Ho! beach?

 

Property code: 58645

This delightful cottage is the perfect base for families to explore the North Devon coast, offering plenty of space to relax with views across the river towards Instow.

This property is conveniently located in the fishing village of Appledore, enjoy walks through the quaint streets and bustling quayside, where you can watch the fisherman and enjoy the views across the river to Instow. Instow offers a sandy beach and the North Devon Yacht Club for sailing enthusiasts, also with restaurants and a shop. Close by, are the golden sands of Westward Ho! beach, where you can spend a day relaxing or have some fun in the amusements. The market towns of Barnstaple and Bideford are also close by with shops and restaurants. From Barnstaple join the Tarka Train Line and spend the day in Exeter. Also worth a visit and fun for all the family are The Big Sheep, The Milky Way, Tapeley Park and Arlington House.

Entering the property, you will find the stylish kitchen/diner with views that look out over the river. The kitchen is well-equipped with electric oven and gas hob, dishwasher, microwave, fridge/freezer and washing machine. Enjoy your meal in the dining area with seating for six, a door from here leads out to patio/balcony. Steps lead down from the kitchen area to the spacious lounge with comfy seating and wood burner, perfect for relaxing and watching your favourite movie on the TV/DVD after a day of exploring, there is also a small balcony with seating. From the lounge a small step leads to the double bedroom with en-suite shower room with shower and WC. Also, on the ground floor is a wet-room with hand-held shower and WC, situated by the entrance. Head upstairs to the first floor via the cottage style staircase to find the remaining two bedrooms, a twin bedroom and a single bedroom with single pull out that can accommodate one guest. Completing the accommodation is the stylish shower room with shower and WC.

Heading outside, from the dining room, there is the rear patio/balcony area with table and chairs, perfect for a spot of alfresco dining. Roadside parking subject to availability or there is a public car park close by.

  • Sleeps 5 + 1 (single pull out bed that can be made up for one guest)
  • 3 bedrooms – 1 double, 1 twin and 1 single with pull out single
  • 1 en-suite shower room, 1 shower room and 1 wet-room
  • TV/DVD in lounge
  • Electric oven and gas hob, microwave, dishwasher, fridge/freezer and washing machine
  • Horse riding, golf club and indoor pool all with 2 miles
  • Wood burner
  • Electric and central heating included
  • Roadside parking (subject to availability) or nearby public car park
  • Wi-Fi included
  • Regret no pets
  • Beach 2 miles, pubs, restaurants, shops within walking distance

Rachel Loosemore

This property joined our collection in the last 12 months and is managed by Rachel.

Reviews

From guests that have stayed at the property.

Based on 7 guest ratings

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Reviewed by Chris, 14th February 2020

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The cottage is comfortable with lovely views over the estuary.

Reviewed by Diane, 19th October 2019

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Situated right on the water it is lovely to wake up to the sound of the sea. The property is warm and comfortable and within walking distance of the pubs and restaurants.

Reviewed by Tina, 20th September 2019

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Beautiful cottage in a lovely location. Very homely and loved the wood burner made it very cosy

Reviewed by Chris, 13th June 2019

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Reviewed by Paul, 17th May 2019

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Beautiful cottage excellent location the views were amazing, the inside was so comfortable the pictures on the website do not do it justice, the bedroom with the views and the sound of lapping water was amazing to wake up to, would highly recommend this property we will defiantly be returning

Reviewed by Janine, 15th March 2019

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Reviewed by Anna, 8th March 2019

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Great location and even in a storm it can be quite magical. Comfy beds and great to have a log burning fire in the winter to cosy up to.

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Enjoy the views from the patio balcony
Enjoy relaxing in the lounge with the woodburner
The balcony off of the lounge
Perfect space for all the family
Stable door leads out to patio balcony
Well-equipped kitchen area
Good size kitchen/diner
Kitchen/diner with estuary view and TV
Double bedroom off the lounge
Enjoy the fantastic views from the master bedroom
Show 8 moreDouble bedroom with en-suite shower room

Location

Static Map
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1/3 Deposit

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