Dassel Cottage

West Buckland, North Devon Countryside

  • 3 Star Gold
  • £- per week
  • £- per night
  • 3 Star Gold


Beds & bedrooms

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


  • Washing machine
  • Freezer


  • 2 WCs
  • Towels provided
  • Shower


  • Family friendly
  • Travel cot
  • Highchair
  • Stairgate


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

Special Features

  • WiFi
  • Open fire or woodburner
  • Welcome pack
  • Countryside views

Nearby activities

  • Walking
  • Fishing
  • Pony trekking/horse riding

How far to ...?

  • Beach 16 miles
  • Pub 6 miles
  • Shop 6 miles


  • Ground floor WC

Important - please note

House Rules

  • Check in: 4:00pm
  • Check out: 10:00am


In a peaceful and picturesque location on the edge of the Exmoor National Park this delightful cottage offers a wonderful rural retreat and a great base from which to explore the whole of Devon. Deceptively spacious, comfortably furnished and very well equipped throughout, Dassel Cottage is situated within 16 acres of pasture and woodland and offers wonderful views of the Exmoor countryside . The warm and welcoming living room has a quality leather suite with electric reclining seats surrounding a woodburner in a feature stone fireplace. A spacious kitchen/diner and adjacent utility room provides everything you will need to prepare meals for family and friends and these can be enjoyed either indoors or alfresco style on the rear private patio. A comfortably furnished conservatory leads off the dining area and overlooks the large rear garden and is ideal for quiet relaxation and enjoying the country views.  On the first floor there are two attractive bedrooms and a family shower room. A spacious double bedroom with dual aspect country views has the benefit of additional comfy seating and a twin bedded room across the landing has an adjacent dressing room.   The cottage has an attractive front garden area and an enclosed rear garden giving plenty of space for relaxation, children’s play and space for the dog (Please note that the garden is not necessarily dog proof). A  five bar gate gives access into an adjoining meadow ideal for dog walking and the owner is happy for guests to roam the 16 acres of land surrounding the cottage. The Exmoor National Park with its spectacular coastline, inspirational scenery and miles of public footpaths makes this an ideal location for walkers.  The market town of South Molton, known as the Gateway to Exmoor is just a 10 minute drive whilst the larger county town of Barnstaple offering great shopping opportunities as well as entertainments is only 15minutes away. With the North Devon Link Road just a few minutes’ drive there is also easy access to the sandy surfing beaches of Saunton and Croyde, the rugged coastline of the Hartland Penninsula and onwards into North Cornwall. Everything has been provided for your comfort in this wonderful country retreat whether you wish to get away from it all in a beautiful rural setting or enjoy an active holiday enjoying all that this spectacular part of Devon has on offer.

Accommodation: Ground floor: Porch way leading to entrance hall. Lounge with woodburner, Smart TV(Netflix included) and Bluetooth speaker.  Kitchen/Dining room with electric hob and  separate oven, microwave, fridge, large walk in storage cupboard and TV. Conservatory with lounge furniture and door to garden. Rear hall with door to outside. Utility room with sink, washing machine, freezer and storage. Cloakroom/WC with washbasin.  First Floor: Bedroom 1 with King and TV. Bedroom 2 with twin and TV. Dressing room.  Shower room with large walk in shower, WC and basin.

Facilities and Services: Linen and Towels. Oil CH. Complementary basket of logs. No smoking. Wi -Fi broadband. Travel cot, highchair and stairgate available. A selection of books and games available 2  pets welcome. Garden furniture. Water supply from borehole, regularly serviced.   Driveway parking for 2 cars. Short breaks available. 2pm Arrival Time. Arr/Dep for weekly bookings is Saturday.


Lovely cottage in a beautiful location.

Mrs R,

We stayed here to be close to relatives who live in the village, it was ideal for us. Very comfortable, lovely new kitchen.

Dr A,

We just had a small break away but found everything to our liking. Alison was very friendly and advised us on walks to take the dog. Cottage was very nice and well suited to our needs.

mr M,

Host were very welcoming and always helpful, property is fantastic and the garden grounds are very well kept, There were also acres of fenced fields available for us to use. Furniture is like we were at home, comfortable, clean and super comfy, would stay here again and again.

Miss M,

A lovely Cottage in a quiet location surrounded by fields, but within easy reach of towns and beaches.

Mr C,

A really good place 'to get away from it all'. Wonderful sunsets across the hills. Good location for exploring North Devon. Alison was very friendly, helpful and welcoming.

Mrs S,