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Horslett Barn

Widemouth Bay (10mls SE), Devon
Sleeps 10
Bedrooms 5
Bathrooms 5
Change Fri
Dogs allowed 4
5
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Downstairs bedroom
Downstairs bathroom
Complex of properties
Enclosed garden / patio
Open fire / wood burner
Hot tub
Internet access
Working farm
Games / Play facilities
Luxury
Family friendly
Cinema Room
Parking on site / nearby
Electric vehicle charging
Decorated for Christmas
Towels included
Travel cot available
Highchair available
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At a glance

  • Converted barn benefiting from its own cinema room, play facilities and private hot-tub, providing fun for all ages
  • Perfectly situated for touring the whole of Devon and Cornwall
  • Visit Widemouth Bay, Bude, Hartland Quay and Dartmoor National Park - all a short drive away
Property code: 60490

Perfectly situated equidistant from the A39 and A30, and close to the Devon and Cornwall border you can enjoy exploring both of these ever-popular counties. Head north and visit the expansive golden sands at Widemouth Bay, and Bude, voted Best Seaside Town 2018 and offering a choice of beach, pretty canal and splash pool. Keen walkers can also spend their days exploring via the South West Coast Path, taking in the spectacular scenery and views along the way, or trekking across Dartmoor National Park and Bodmin Moor. Other places of interest accessible from here include Hartland Quay, the idyllic fishing villages of Clovelly, Port Isaac and Padstow, the Eden Project, and numerous National Trust properties and sites including the stunning Lydford Gorge.

Stepping inside this stunning converted barn you will firstly find yourself in a spacious light and airy hallway, this useful area is adjoined by a utility room with a washing machine, tumble dryer and additional fridge. There is also an additional ground floor WC. From here venture further into the property where you will discover the first of the living areas and this comprises a relaxed cinema/games room with lovely exposed beams, a large corner group sofa and bean bags. Entertainment for all ages is provided in the form of a projector with Smart TV, Netflix, and Blu-ray DVD, and there is also a full-size pool table for anyone keen to challenge fellow guests to a game. Accessed on the other side of the hallway further living space is provided in the form of the impressively spacious lounge/kitchen/diner. This fabulously sociable room boasts a feature vaulted ceiling, Smart TV, wood burner, lovely large windows and French doors to the outside, and provides a great venue for a relaxed family meal. The kitchen itself is also fabulously appointed with a granite work surface and breakfast bar area and offers everything any keen cook could wish for including two electric ovens, an electric hob, microwave, fridge, freezer, coffee pod machine, wine cooler and dishwasher. Completing the offering on the ground floor and both accessed via three steps down from the main level are the first of the beautiful bedrooms, the first of which is a twin (with zip-and-link beds that can be presented as a super-king upon request) with a Smart TV and en-suite bathroom with shower over bath and WC, and then a king-size with Smart TV, en-suite shower room with WC, and French doors to outside. Venturing up the oak staircase and into the first floor you will then discover the other perfectly appointed bedrooms, and these consist of a spacious dual aspect king-size with Smart TV and en-suite shower room with WC, a cosy twin bedroom with Smart TV and en-suite shower room with WC, and lastly a further king-size with en-suite bathroom with shower over bath and WC.

Located to the rear of the property and accessed via both the lounge and ground floor bedroom, a large enclosed garden has been provided for your relaxation and enjoyment. A generously proportioned patio is presented with lovely informal garden future and a charcoal BBQ, and provides the perfect place to relax in the sun whilst children can enjoy the climbing frame with swing and slide, and at the end of the day you can relax in your own private hot tub. There is also an outdoor showr tap, perfect for washing off wetsuits and muddy paws. Private off-road parking for four cars is provided within the private enclosed area. EV charger onsite- payable to owner direct.

  • 5 bedrooms – 3 king-size and 2 twin (one with zip-and-link beds that can be presented as a super-king upon request)
  • 2 en-suite bathrooms with shower over bath, 3 en-suite shower rooms, and 1 additional WC
  • 2 electric ovens, an electric hob, microwave, fridge, freezer, coffee pod machine, wine cooler, dishwasher and DAB radio
  • Utility with washing machine, tumble dryer and additional fridge
  • Wood burner (logs included)
  • Smart TV in lounge area and all bedrooms
  • Cinema room including projector with Smart TV, Netflix, and Blu-ray DVD player, beanbags. There is also a pool table.
  • Electric and central heating (underfloor throughout) included
  • 6 person Jacuzzi hot-tub
  • 9 seater outdoor sofa set and charcoal BBQ
  • Swing and slide set
  • Outdoor shower for washing down dogs and wetsuits
  • 4 well behaved dogs welcome
  • Wi-Fi included
  • Please note there is a EV charging point which is £60 payable directly to the owners
  • Please note there is a sleeps 5 property also on site that can be booked alongside this property - Horslett Stable 91601
  • Private off-road parking for 4 cars
  • Beach 12 miles, pub and shop 5 miles
  • Electric vehicle charging on site
  • This property will be decorated for Christmas
  • Arrival: 16:00 onwards
  • Departure: before 10:00, unless otherwise stated in your arrival details
  • 4 dogs allowed. Dogs are charged at £20 each per full or part week
  • There is an Accidental Damage Deposit of £500 when booking at this property, however this may be waived for £50. We’ll provide more details about this when booking your holiday.

Carly Hookway

This property joined our collection in 2019 and is managed by Carly.

Reviews

From guests that have stayed at the property.

Based on 48 guest ratings

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Reviewed by Deborah, 31st May 2024

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Horslett Barn is a lovely barn conversion on a working farm. Very clean, lots of space for all & very well equipped. Great contained garden for dogs. Excellent hot tub & cinema room. Owners next door very friendly. Barn is quite isolated in the countryside so you need a car to get around. Lovely beaches and cliff top walks & loved Bude. 2nd time viRead moresiting with family who can come & go from Okehampton train station. Hide

Reviewed by Anita, 17th May 2024

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We we're a group of 8 female NHS work colleagues/friends just kicking back and relaxing for the long weekend. The place was perfect sleeps 10 with 3 King beds and 2 x twin rooms. All ensuite. The weather was great, mid May. Hot tub was used, pool table used, cinema room used. Nice to all sit and eat at a big table together. Sociable kitchen. Roast Read moredinner for 8 on Sunday was a doddle. Being greeted with Proceco and chocolates was a treat. We'll be back!! Hide

Reviewed by Sue, 10th May 2024

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Lovely house everything you need is there great for large families the hosts are very friendly and welcoming We have stayed here 3 times now and will definitely be back at some point. You do need a car for this house but there is plenty of places to visit Bude 20 minutes away and we like Perrenporth which is an hour away but well worth the visit grRead moreeat holiday x Hide

Reviewed by Kim, 3rd May 2024

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Horslett Barn is a fantastic high quality property, offering spacious accommodation in a tranquil rural setting, and adjacent to a working farm. There is ample parking and the on site EV charger was a huge bonus. The patio area, hot tub and kids climbing frame provided ample outdoor activity and the inside media and games room were a great additionRead more .There are great beaches 12 miles and 25 min drive away. We loved our stay and would highly recommend Horslett Barn.. Hide

Reviewed by Doug, 5th April 2024

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Horslett Barn is a large, beautifully clean property. Attention to room detail and a fully stocked kitchen, dining & living area are all well laid out. There is a Cinema & pool room, large, warm clean hot tub & generous safe parking, garden and living space. We loved the warm outside dog shower, to keep the inside clean. We visited the many quant fRead moreishing villages. Had coastal walks & country pubs having a great Family & Grandchildren time. Thank you for a memorable holiday. Hide

Reviewed by Katherine, 15th March 2024

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Reviewed by Lianne, 8th March 2024

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We were a party of ten and celebrating my sons 18th Birthday. The cottage on first impressions certainly had a wow factor when you walked in. It was clean and very well equipped. Bed, for me was a little too firm, but I suppose that is personal preference rather than a fault. The games/cinema room was very well used and a great addition to the cottRead moreage. Beautiful location and lovely morning and evening walks. The owners dog even accompanied us on our walks every day. Hide

Reviewed by Richard, 23rd February 2024

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Booked cottage for my partners birthday. The cottage was immaculately clean, with loads of space for the 9 of us plus 1 dog! Photos on the website don't do it justice. Plenty of things to do with the games room, cinema wall and hot tub outside. Plus some good local walks. We had a perfect weekend.

Reviewed by Patricia, 16th February 2024

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Reviewed by Josie, 16th January 2024

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Amazing house, perfect for a 60th birthday celebration with multiple generations! Would definitely recommend.

Reviewed by Teresa, 5th January 2024

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We went for a family celebration There was plenty of space at the house and we all thoroughly enjoyed ourselves Perfect !

Reviewed by Abigail, 29th December 2023

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Absolutely loved our stay. The property was very well equipped and the building, furnishings and decor were characterful, cosy and comfortable. The Xmas decorations were lovely as were the Prosecco, Chocs and Dog Treats that the Owners had left to welcome us. Would definitely stay again/recommend to others.

Reviewed by Sharon, 24th November 2023

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Exceptional accommodation in a very rural location. The cinema room was a great addition not normally found in rental houses. Owners were very accommodating and helpful.

Reviewed by Jon, 21st October 2023

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An amazing clean house that provided us with a wonderful base for 2 families. The house and surroundings are just awesome. Very rural and a cars journey away from Bude and location shops

Reviewed by Sarah, 13th October 2023

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Amazing place, all our party really enjoyed it. We loved the cinema/pool table room, the lounge area with the log burner and comfy sofas and sociable kitchen area. Found it easier using the B3254 road to get out and about, stopped off at Strawberry Fields Farm Shop twice, definitely worth a visit. Bude and Widemouth Bay Beach are lovely. Thanks forRead more a great stay. Hide

Reviewed by Sue, 22nd September 2023

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Great house ideal for a celebration or family get together

Reviewed by Martin, 8th September 2023

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Fantastic property, spacious, comfortable and furnished to a very high standard, everything you need is provided, location is a working farm buts its very quiet and does not intrude in any way, we loved it.

Reviewed by Robert, 4th August 2023

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We had a week at the property in August as a party of 10 (6 adults, 2 teenagers and 2 younger children) and found it superb. The cottage has loads of space, is very well equipped for a large group and is in a lovely location. The owners were very friendly and helpful but didn't intrude in any way on our privacy. We didn't have the best of weather, Read morebut the facilities in the property more than compensated!! There are lots of interesting places to visit in the area but do require you to drive. Hide

Reviewed by jo, 28th July 2023

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Reviewed by Karen, 21st July 2023

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Reviewed by ian, 30th June 2023

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Fantastic holiday in great building that had everything you could want . Remote location with great views very peaceful

Reviewed by Charlotte, 16th June 2023

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Horslett Barn is absolutely fabulous. The decor is beautiful and everything is finished to a high standard. The kitchen has everything you could possibly need. The cinema room and pool table were a great hit as well as the hot tub which was situated in a lovely spot especially when it started to get dark as they had lights for the trees. We loved sRead moreeeing the cattle and tractors go past. The dogs are super friendly too and our dogs loved saying hi through through the fence. Perfect holiday! Hide

Reviewed by Claire, 2nd June 2023

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Horslett Barn was amazing. Nine of us had a long weekend break and we had a lovely stay, thank you so much. The barn was beautiful, very clean, comfy beds, well equipped, amazing cinema room, lovely hot tub and a beautiful large garden, we couldn't have asked for more. The owners were also helpful and friendly who also left treats for our dog... :-Read more) Thank you for a lovely stay.... 5 stars :-) and we will definitely love to come back again :-) Hide

Reviewed by Stuart, 12th May 2023

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Fabulous stay in an amazing house which was so well fitted out . We had the most enjoyable holiday , with 8 of us sitting around the large dining table and enjoying the spa! The cinema room was an added bonus !

Reviewed by Perry, 5th May 2023

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Reviewed by Susan, 28th April 2023

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The barn is fantastic place to stay. So big with everything you could want. Beautiful and so clean. The hot tub is great. The family are so nice to. Thank you

Reviewed by Ben, 31st March 2023

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The holiday home was perfect and the owners were lovely. Perfect place the relax and enjoy the surrounding area.

Reviewed by Charlette, 17th March 2023

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Reviewed by Steve, 3rd March 2023

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Wonderful, cosy and well equipped. some of the comments from our stay this place is fantastic, this is the best kitchen we have stayed in from 2 ovens and a wine chiller to the amount of plates and cutlery no items of kitchen ware was missing. Very comfortable beds, nice curtains great function room and to top it off the best ever log burner and anRead more endless supple of logs how great is that. Its difficult to find any reason not to book this property and the owners are very helpful Hide

Reviewed by Emma, 24th February 2023

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Absolutely amazing weekend away for a birthday celebration, everything was perfect. The house is stunning and really well laid out with everything you need for your stay. The location is beautiful, the owners have created the perfect holiday cottage in our opinion, our whole party had a fantastic long weekend.

Reviewed by Sarah, 10th February 2023

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As previous people have said the photos really dont do this property justice. It is a beautiful barn with absolutely everything you could possibly want/need. The barn was spotlessly clean on arrival and the owners are really helpful. We would highly recommend this property.

Reviewed by Sheena, 13th January 2023

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Wow, this place was amazing! We shared a family birthday celebration in January so we could all be together in one place and it was a weekend of lovely memories. The games room was lovely and such fun, the layout was perfect as you could all be together but not on top of each other. We loved the residents dogs sneaking round they were adorable. It Read morewas clean warm and comfortable and everyone loved it. Will definitely return, thank you for everything. Hide

Reviewed by Robert, 22nd December 2022

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Had a wonderful Christmas stay at Horslett Barn, great location and great property. Fully recommend

Reviewed by Alex, 15th December 2022

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Photos do not do it justice, this is an amazing place to stay, fully equipped, want for nothing. Friendly owners. Can't wait to return.

Reviewed by Mohammed, 5th December 2022

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Amazing place would definitely recommend it to anyone looking for a amazing place to stay for a holiday or a getaway . The rooms are spacious and the barn is well clean. The owners are amazing too

Reviewed by Kerry, 2nd December 2022

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Absolutely loved our stay here! There were 7 of us and a dog in total and there was plenty of space. You will need a car as nearest shop is a spar 10 mins away or Bude is 25 mins drive but the house has everything you could possibly need. The owners were very friendly and nothing is too much trouble. Would definitely return here for our next familyRead more getaway! Hide

Reviewed by Cara, 18th November 2022

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This holiday home is fabulous! It has everything you could wish for! The cinema and games room is a fantastic bonus. The house itself is just perfect, we had 7 adults and 1 dog in our group and all were over the moon with the whole experience. It is a little remote so you have to drive to get anywhere but that wasnt really an issue for us.definitelRead morey recommend a stay here! Hide

Reviewed by Jane, 11th November 2022

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Very nice property comfortable away from crowds

Reviewed by Kirsty, 4th November 2022

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Wonderful property, quiet and away from everything to relax and unwind. Our third visit here, and perfect for 3 generations to get together. Great space to be together, but also all bedrooms have en-suites so you have your own privacy. Well equipped, and a lovely bottle of fizz and box of chocs were left for our arrival

Reviewed by Craig, 28th October 2022

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Stayed here for a week, the barn was exceptional with all you could want. Owners were friendly, we would highly recommend staying here.

Reviewed by David, 21st October 2022

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Reviewed by Julie, 9th September 2022

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This is a very lovely barn conversion on a working farm. It has been done out to a very high standard and is extremely spacious, comfortable and very well equipped. We went with our grown up children, their partners and our dogs. The hot tub was enjoyed daily and the pool table was popular. We had a couples and singles pool tournament which was greRead moreat fun. The beaches of Bude and Widemouth Bay are not far away but do take time to reach because of the winding country roads. All part of the charm. Hide

Reviewed by Emily, 2nd September 2022

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Reviewed by Paul, 12th August 2022

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An exceptional high class holiday cottage in every respect. Lived up to our expectations with a very few minor issues. You need to drive a fair amount; however this is a super base for the coastline/attractions/walks/towns etc., for all the family, from Grandparents to the kids.

Reviewed by Ray, 29th July 2022

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Reviewed by Julie, 15th July 2022

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Beautiful barn conversion in an idyllic spot. Stayed in the heatwave and it was cool and comfortable (lots of fans) Owners really helpful and would love to stay again maybe in the winter to use that lovely log burner. Highly recommend a stay here.

Reviewed by Jane, 8th July 2022

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Reviewed by Holly, 24th June 2022

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Fantastic stay, in the most beautiful converted barn that caters to every need. The owners thought about everything. The kitchen is fully stocked, with stunning glass and table ware. Cinema/games room is amazing, so comfy and cozy and the projector screen makes great entertainment. Owners really helpful, and kind, always able to get hold of if needRead moreed. Garden was completely secure for dog and surroundings just so tranquil. Brilliant location surrounded by things to do. We will be returning. Hide

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