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Shepherd Hut 1 At The Burlands

Barnstaple (4.5mls SE), Devon
Sleeps 2
Bedrooms 1
Bathrooms 1
Change Fri
No Dogs
4
star
Downstairs bedroom
Downstairs bathroom
Complex of properties
Enclosed garden / patio
Open fire / woodburner
Hot tub
Internet access
Games / Play facilities
Fishing onsite / nearby
Romantic
Quirky
Shepherd Hut
Towels included
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At a glance

 

  • A romantic retreat nestling in a pretty countryside setting in the grounds of the owner’s fabulous home
  • Beautifully presented shepherds hut with private hot tub and woodburner
  • Exmoor is a short drive and the sandy beaches of Westward Ho!, Croyde and Woolacombe are within easy reach
Property code: 78434

A superb shepherds hut with outside seating, the village pub and store are close by and the golden sandy beach of Westward Ho! is a short drive.

Perfectly situated so you can enjoy an idyllic rural setting, yet just a short drive takes you to the nearby town of Barnstaple, which has an array of amenities, the characterful Pannier Market and access to the popular Tarka Trail. Just slightly further, at Bideford you can jump on the Oldenburg and enjoy a day trip to Lundy Island. Beach lovers are also well-catered for with numerous beaches in the area, including delightful Instow, plus the surfing meccas of Croyde, Woolacombe and Westward Ho! also close by. Alternatively explore the pretty coastal villages of Appledore, Hartland and Clovelly. Exmoor National Park is just a short drive away where you can enjoy fabulous walks and scenery.

Entering this beautiful shepherds hut you will immediately find yourself in the open-plan lounge/kitchen/dining/sleeping area. In the sleeping area you will find a double bed which can be raised and set into the unit to allow for a dining area, where you can enjoy your breakfast and morning coffee before heading out for a day exploring the area. After a busy day out and about relax in front of the wood burner and plan the following days adventures. The compact kitchen area is equipped with an electric mini oven with a two ring hob and a fridge. For your comfort there is an en-suite shower and WC, providing a comfortable stay in this beautiful rustic environment.

Outside of the property there is a lovely little enclosed patio area with garden furniture, hot tub and BBQ with views of the lake and fields beyond. There is private off-road parking for one car provided at the top of the field. Guests at all the properties on this site have the freedom to wander the grounds and surrounding fields. There is a lake where you can fish (rods and tackle available).

  • One of two shepherds huts in the grounds of the owners home
  • 1 sleeping area with double bed
  • 1 en-suite shower room with shower and WC
  • Electric mini oven and 2 ring hob, microwave and fridge
  • Wood burner (logs included)
  • Electric heating included
  • Off-road parking for 1 car
  • Regret no pets
  • Beach 11 miles, shop 2 miles and pub 1.5 miles
  • Enclosed patio area with garden furniture, hot tub and BBQ
  • Surfboard storage
  • Shared use of coarse fishing lake (arranged direct with the owner)
  • Property does not have a TV
  • Regret no children under the age of 12
  • Arrival: 15:00 onwards
  • Departure: before 10:00, unless otherwise stated in your arrival details
  • Sorry, no dogs allowed

Alice Newby

This property joined our collection in 2020 and is managed by Alice.

Reviews

From guests that have stayed at the property.

Based on 25 guest ratings

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Reviewed by Yasmin, 21st May 2022

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I totally recommend staying here. The location is absolutely beautiful. The host is welcoming, friendly and helpful. The Shepards Hut gives off a homely feeling. Definitely will be back in the future, lovely villages and towns to explore around the area.

Reviewed by Alice, 11th March 2022

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Our stay at the Shepards hut was perfect. The location was lovely and the hut itself was so cosy and clean. We were made to feel really welcomed and really enjoyed our stay.

Reviewed by Alisha, 18th February 2022

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What an absolute Gem! The hospitality was spot on. The huts were super clean and every little thing you would need was supplied! The hot tub was superb, total privacy and a lovely holiday feeling to the place. Added bonus was all the adorable farm dogs and cats that came to visit on a daily basis. You will not be disappointed! Our next visit will bRead moree in Summer time so we can enjoy the facilities and surrounding towns to our full advantage Hide

Reviewed by Cameron, 3rd December 2021

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Absolutely amazing place Friendly owner cant do enough for you Added bonus of the dogs making sure you are ok Definitely looking forward to a return visit

Reviewed by Jack, 19th November 2021

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Beautiful setting, gorgeous Shepards hut, lovely owners amazing holiday. Will return.

Reviewed by Tricia, 5th November 2021

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The Shepards hut is incredible. Inside is just beautiful and designed to a high finish. Zena has clearly put a lot of thought into making sure everything is covered too, from towels to extra bedding and even extra toiletries incase you forget something. All the little details did not go unnoticed. The hot tub was absolutely beautiful with incrediblRead moree views. Very relaxing. Perfect setting, perfect hosts. The dogs and kittens that roam around are adorable. We'll especially miss Holly the Collie! Hide

Reviewed by Sophie, 25th October 2021

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It was heaven from the second we arrived! I'm a massive dog lover so was absolutely besotted when I was met by 3 big dogs and, I think, 7 kittens! They were all so happy to see us and followed us all the way to the hut. Zina was very polite, welcoming and sweet. The grounds were beautiful. We turned our phones off whilst we were staying and really Read morefelt peaceful, comfy and relaxed. We had neighbours but the huts were seperated enough to still feel private. Beautiful, clean & cozy :) Coming again! Hide

Reviewed by Sophia, 15th October 2021

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This place is a wonderful haven it was so beauitful and relaxing. And the animals on site made our stay even better. We had a lovely Honeymoon and Zena was lovely and so helpful. The little touches inside the Hut were just amazing. Highly recommended and we will be back again x

Reviewed by Debbie, 20th September 2021

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The hut is beautiful, if you need a break to relax and revive this is it. The hut is very unique and with the hot tub it makes for a fabulous time away. The owner and animals greet you when you arrive and you become best friends by the end of your stay. The lovely little extras that are there are a lovely touch its just a nice place to stay quirky.Read more I would definitely recommend you come and stay here its beautiful and so relaxing. Hide

Reviewed by Louise, 17th September 2021

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An amazing shepherds hut in a beautiful location. Will most definitely come back again

Reviewed by Catherine, 6th September 2021

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A wonderful shepherds hut located in beautiful surroundings The hut is immaculate, well presented and has everything you need for a relaxing stay. There are many extra touches that make the hut superb. Would recommend!

Reviewed by Shelley, 3rd September 2021

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Beautiful, had everythin you would need and was stunning location

Reviewed by Lyndsay, 28th August 2021

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Zenas property is amazing, she has thought of everything! The grounds are beautiful, and her dogs around the place really made the stay special. The hut itself has everything you could imagine needing and is super clean and very relaxing! It also feels very private. The location is close to some lovely pubs and also very near to exmoor and WoolacomRead morebe which make for lovely days out! Would 100% stay again. Hide

Reviewed by Georgia, 2nd August 2021

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We had the most amazing time at the Burlands, from start to finish, Zena had thought of all the little details to make our stay more than perfect. We would definitely recommend to anyone looking for a Devonshire break.

Reviewed by Rob, 30th July 2021

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A great little shepherds hut for us to have a lovely couple of days. Equipped with everything we needed, comfortable, cozy, perfect. Im 64 and there was plenty of room and a lovely comfortable bed.

Reviewed by Joanne, 19th July 2021

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It really is as good as it looks, perfect location and the shepherds hut is equipped to a very high standard - you will not be disappointed. A fabulous place to stay...

Reviewed by Laura, 16th July 2021

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The best place we could of imagined staying in!! Felt like a home from home in the most gorgeous hut, surrounded by stunning grounds. Cant wait to go back!! Everything was spotless and had everything we needed and so much more! The lake and hammocks was beautiful! Thank you for making our first holiday a complete success and memorys too last a lifeRead moretime!! We cant wait to come back! Laura & Tim Hide

Reviewed by Karen, 9th July 2021

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Lovely huts in a beautiful location, would definitely stay again.

Reviewed by Nicholas, 7th July 2021

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Myself and partner were very happy with the place and the family are amazing people

Reviewed by Sean, 3rd July 2021

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Came for a trip away and was a lovely place to stay, it was very quiet and was set on a nice area and walking to the lake was a relaxing quiet place to sit. The facilities were perfect the owner will do almost anything to help and is only a text away if needed. Will definitely return, thank you again :)

Reviewed by Lisa, 28th June 2021

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Beautiful location and accommodation, lots of little extras and attention to detail. We had a lovely stay and will definitely be back. Thank you Zena

Reviewed by Jessica, 11th June 2021

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Shepards Hut was beautiful!! We couldnt have asked for more!! Zena was lovely!!

Reviewed by Tina, 14th May 2021

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We were so happy to find this little hide away treat complete with hot tub. Thought it was very reasonably priced. Zena & her family made us very welcome & definitely would go bacj

Reviewed by Tracey, 10th May 2021

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We had a wonderful time and will definitely be returning It was an amazing stay Thankyou Kevin and Tracey Jones

Reviewed by Simon, 30th April 2021

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Perfect in every way.

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