High quality self-catering cottages in Devon & Exmoor

Keepers Cottage, Brendon

Oare Nr. Lynmouth - Exmoor

  • Sleeps 2
  • 1 Bedroom
  • Suitable for up to 2 pets
  • WiFi connection available
  • Private parking
  • Garden/courtyard
  • Friday changeover
KEEP2
£400 - £857 per week *

Description

If you dream of a romantic, tranquil retreat in the heart of Exmoor, an area better known for the dramatic tales of the Doone family, Keepers Cottage is absolutely perfect. Detached and set a short distance from the owner's own home in eighteen-acres of riverside meadows and woodland, it has been sympathetically and stylishly converted from a former barn. The lovely sitting / dining room with wood burning stove for cosy cooler evenings features original beams. French doors lead out onto the private and enclosed patio terrace and lawn overlooking the river, a wonderful spot to relax or enjoy al fresco meals. Evoking the character of the barn, a separate cottage style kitchen features beech work surfaces complemented by a Belfast sink. On the first floor an attractive spacious bedroom with stylish ensuite bathroom enjoys fabulous views over the river and surrounding countryside. You are able to walk, pony trek (two and a half miles away) or fish on the half mile stretch of licensed river right on your doorstep. Brendon village just under a mile away has a good village inn and nearby Oare has tearooms and a gift shop. The popular twin towns of Lynton and Lynmouth on the coastal edge of Exmoor are just a short four mile drive away and offer a great selection of craft shops, galleries and restaurants.

Accommodation:Ground floor: Living/dining room with TV with Freesat, DVD, stereo and woodburning stove. Kitchen with electric oven and hob, microwave, fridge and freezer, dishwasher and washing machine. Use of tumble dryer on site. Cloakroom WC. First floor: Bedroom 1 with Super King, TV and ensuite bathroom with bath and fitted shower over bath. WC and basin.

Facilities and Services: Linen and towels.  Travel cot. No smoking. Under floor heating. Wi-Fi Broadband. First basket of complimentary logs. 2 pets welcome. Garden furniture. Parking. Short breaks available. Arr/Dep for weekly bookings is Friday.

Features

  • Sleeps 2
  • 1 Bedroom
  • Suitable for up to 2 pets
  • WiFi connection available
  • Private parking
  • Garden/courtyard
  • Friday changeover
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Bed linen provided
  • Towels provided
  • Travel cot available
  • 7 miles from the coast
  • 2.4 miles to the nearest pub
  • Open fire/woodburner
  • Dishwasher
  • Washing machine
  • Freezer
  • Tumble dryer

Prices

Date Range 7 night price *
21 Jul 17 - 1 Sep 17 £840
1 Sep 17 - 22 Sep 17 £565
22 Sep 17 - 20 Oct 17 £437
20 Oct 17 - 27 Oct 17 £470
27 Oct 17 - 15 Dec 17 £400
15 Dec 17 - 6 Jan 18 £815
15 Dec 17 - 6 Jan 18 £815
6 Jan 18 - 23 Mar 18 £408
23 Mar 18 - 13 Apr 18 £576
13 Apr 18 - 11 May 18 £495
11 May 18 - 25 May 18 £576
25 May 18 - 1 Jun 18 £653
1 Jun 18 - 29 Jun 18 £612
29 Jun 18 - 20 Jul 18 £770
20 Jul 18 - 31 Aug 18 £857
31 Aug 18 - 21 Sep 18 £576
21 Sep 18 - 19 Oct 18 £446
19 Oct 18 - 2 Nov 18 £479
2 Nov 18 - 14 Dec 18 £408
14 Dec 18 - 6 Jan 19 £831

* Please note: The prices displayed are guide prices and do not include optional items such as pet charges.

Reviews

Love, love, love keepers cottage. It's our third stay here and its most definitely our stand out favourite!!!! It just cannot be beaten in our eyes. It's in a beautiful setting. The owners have thought of everything you would need to make your stay here perfect! There's always lovely extra luxuries on arrival, there's an enclosed garden for your dogs, you can relax when you let them out and no they won't escape a huge big comfy bed what more could you need!!! There's So many beautiful walks, the scenery is breathtaking!!! It's just perfect in everyway!! thank you xMiss J Stevens - 26th April 2017
Keepers Cottage is a beautiful holiday cottage in a stunning setting. The decor, fittings and extras provided are of a high standard.Mr K Norledge - 9th April 2017
Keepers Cottage is gorgeous, well kept, extremely clean and in the most beautiful part of Exmoor. Highly recommend!!Mrs T I Mahoney - 26th March 2017
Excellent property in a lovely, peaceful location.Mrs Sue Birch - 20th March 2017
Keepers Cottage is absolutely lovely!! It was perfect and we couldn't have wished for anymore during our stay. Light and spacious cottage, warm and cosy, stunning views and everything thought out. Even leaving dog bowls and towels if we needed them. Thank you and I will recommend to any wanting to visit North Devon. CharlotteMiss Charlotte Pile - 3rd March 2017
Keepers Cottage was perfect retreat with many thoughtful extras provided. Mr Adrian Bourne - 28th February 2017
Beautiful home from home and very well maintained in a stunning setting. Best cottage we have ever stayed in and cannot wait till our next visit in November this year.Mr N Bunting - 23rd February 2017
One of the best holiday cottages we have stayed in.Miss Amy Adams - 19th February 2017
Property was first class. Owners took the trouble to provide those little extras which don't cost much but make the holiday really enjoyable e.g. provisions - biscuits, tea, coffee; logs for the fire etc.Mr P Vose - 23rd November 2016
Excellent in every way. Best cottage we have stayed in. Probably book for next year.Mrs M Grimwood - 21st November 2016
The property lies in a delightful spot, near to dramatic coast and Moor.the valley it sits in is really pretty with super walks from the doorstep ,along the river or up on the hills.we loved it!Mrs A L Wiseman - 14th October 2016
Fabulous cottage and lovely location for two people wanting to explore the wonders of Exmoor.Mrs J Penny - 11th October 2016
Exactly, what we expected, but even better on arrival, with. Warm welcome from Alison, and of course our 3 large dogs had a great time, lots of amazing walks.Mr Simon Birbeck - 21st August 2016
Excellent, very quiet and peaceful, walking from the doorstep, walkers paradise.No need to use the car unless you wish to go site seeing or shopping.Mrs A Cotton - 10th June 2016
Property was wonderful, as was the welcome from the owners.Mr gerry Turner - 15th May 2016
A beautiful property set in a glorious valley.Mrs A Montag - 25th April 2016
Fabulous property in stunning location. Very clean, well presented cottage with extremely pleasant and thoughtful owners. All the small touches such as tea, coffee, milk, shower gel etc were a lovely gesture. Thank you.Mrs T Beeney - 2nd March 2016
Would highly recommend this property, it had just about everything you need for a great holiday. Would we ever go back? Absolutely we loved it!Mr C Dudley - 22nd February 2016
Perfection in every way!! Down to the location, scenery, and cleanliness. The underfloor heating and log burner makes it very cosy. The secure garden fence takes a lot of strain off, when letting the dogs out in the garden they can't escape!! The owners of this cottage have it down to a tee for making your holiday perfect!! We felt this cottage would be hard to beat!!! It has to be our best yet!!Mr & Ms P & J Whitelock & Stevens - 27th January 2016
The best property I have stayed in. Very clean and well equipped. Beautifully decorated. The bathroom is like a spa, and the bedroom very luxurious. Underfloor heating a luxury. We will definitely be going back again. Thank you.Mr J M Stocker - 10th January 2016
First class property excellent stay cannot find words to describe how perfect in every way our experience was and will definitely be booking again for Feb 2016 wow what a treasure and thank youMr Mark Walden - 14th December 2015
Outstanding property. We have recommended to friends and family.Mrs Holly Sealey - 28th November 2015
Keepers cottage was outstanding and in a beautiful location by the river. The property had an enclosed garden which was ideal for our dogs and lovely walks directly from the cottage. We would definitely stay there again.Mrs D Bath - 13th November 2015
We adore this property, have visited many times and will continue to visit for many times to come (if available!). It is always very clean and very warm.Mrs A McDonald - 5th November 2015
This is by far and away the best rental property we have ever stayed in. The little touches they leave in the house for their guests make it very special.Mr Richard Milliken-Smith - 15th October 2015
Really enjoyed our stay and the cottage made is easy to have a prefect holiday.Mrs J Penny - 13th October 2015
Lovely cottage done to high specification with a homely calm feel. Very spacious accommodation in peaceful surroundings with lovely views of the valley. A real get away from it all spot but not very far from all amenities and a great coast line.Mr N Chappel - 23rd August 2015
Lovely location , clean and well furnished property with high quality finishMrs C Patchell - 19th July 2015
The property was absolutely delightful and in the most beautiful location by a river in a wooded valleyMrs P Stout - 21st June 2015
What a fantastic location for a holiday cottage one week was not long enough, wanted to stay for a month. The walks from the door were the spectacular, the pubs,food and beer were great. It's my favourite place in the UK.Mr Philip Knowles - 7th June 2015
A very peaceful hideaway with terrific hostsMr P Kelly - 24th May 2015
Excellent cottage in an excellent location if you are looking for peace & quiet & relaxation.Mr M Cartwright - 18th May 2015

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