Gamekeepers Cottage

Martinhoe, Exmoor

  • 3 Star Gold

You can book this property from:

  • £482 per week
  • £69 per night
  • 3 Star Gold


Beds & bedrooms

  • Bed linen provided
  • 1 king/super-king bed
  • 3 single beds


  • Washing machine
  • Tumble dryer
  • Dishwasher
  • Freezer


  • 1 WC
  • Towels provided
  • Shower


  • Family friendly
  • Travel cot


  • Garden or courtyard
  • Enclosed garden or courtyard
  • Balcony
  • Private parking
  • Rural location

Special Features

  • WiFi
  • Welcome pack
  • Sea or coastal views

Nearby activities

  • Walking
  • Fishing
  • Pony trekking/horse riding

How far to ...?

  • Beach 2 miles
  • Pub 0.4 miles
  • Shop 5 miles


  • Ground floor WC
  • Ground floor bedroom
  • Ground floor bath/shower room

Important - please note

House Rules

  • Check in: 4:00pm
  • Check out: 9:00am


Lower prices for couples out of school holidays

In the heart of the Exmoor National Park this delightful cottage offers a peaceful and idyllic setting less than a mile from the coast and within a short downhill walk of Hunters Inn -one of Exmoor's most famous character Inn's located in the picturesque Heddon Valley and offers immaculate gardens and an opportunity to enjoy good food. Ideal for couples or families and one of only three attractive cottages approached by a private driveway amid the green splendour of Exmoor and close to the dramatic coastline in this Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty.  Gamekeepers Cottage offers spacious and attractive accommodation. A covered front patio leads directly into the open plan comfortable living/dining room with electric fire in feature fireplace. The well equipped kitchen has all you will need for preparing meals. A very spacious ground floor bedroom at the rear offers flexible sleeping with a kingsize and single bed and a large bathroom with bath and walk-in shower completes the ground floor facilities. The first floor is accessed by a narrow and steep, spiral staircase (low headroom) At the front a glazed door leads to a large veranda that offers amazing views along the valley and toward the sea and at the rear is a twin bedded room.  The cottage offers a tranquil retreat from the hustle and bustle of everyday life and an opportunity to take in the sights and sounds of the surrounding countryside including enjoying the wonderful views down the valley.  Footpaths offering truly inspiring walks along the river, over wooded valleys and towards Heddons Mouth and Woody Bay are all on your door step. The local area offers many famous beauty spots such as the twin coastal villages of Lynton and Lynmouth, the Doone Valley, Watersmeet and Porlock Weir.  Magnificent high cliffs, and hidden sand and shingle coves can be found all along the dramatic Exmoor coast whilst wide sandy surfing beaches at Woolacombe and Croyde are within an hours drive.

********10% discount if all three properties are booked together***********

Accommodation: Ground floor: Living/dining room with Smart TV with Freesat, DVD player and radio/docking station. Kitchen with electric oven and hob, microwave, fridge and slimline dishwasher. Shared use of freezer, washing machine, tumble dryer and payphone in shared utility area. Bedroom 1 with King and Single. Bathroom with bath, separate walk in shower, WC and basin. Spiral staircase to First Floor: Bedroom 2 with Twin.  Large private decked veranda.

Facilities and Services: Linen and towels. Oil CH.Travel cot available. No smoking. Superfast Wi-Fi broadband. 2 pets welcome. Fully enclosed shared garden with garden furniture. Shared utility room. Private parking for 2 cars. The property is set in a tranquil, rural area accessed via narrow, steep, winding country lanes. Short breaks available. Arr/Dep for weekly bookings is Saturday.



This property was the cleanest ihave ever stayed in the location just perfect for us and our dog. The host very friendly and welcoming. Would highly recommend this lovely cottage.

Mrs M,

Tranquil and beautiful location, nestled above Heddon Valley. A great base for exploring the coast and countryside

Mr S,

Very clean, well equipped. Great location and stunning views if somewhat remote. Would definitely book again.

Mrs T,