High quality self-catering cottages in Devon & Exmoor

Whimbrels

Berrynarbor - North Devon Coast

  • Sleeps 12
  • 6 Bedrooms
  • Sorry, no pets
  • WiFi connection available
  • Private parking
  • Garden/courtyard
  • Friday changeover
WHIMB2
£1295 - £3995 per week *

Description

**AN AMAZING NEW LOOK TO WHIMBRELS FOR SUMMER 2017** 

Major improvements to Whimbrels started in the autumn of 2016:  

* An additional Master bedroom and 6th bedroom, both with ensuite facilities
* A 'safari lodge' style decking viewing platform and balcony
* An Indoor viewing gallery and additional living space
* Sleeps 12 guests (6 bedrooms) from mid June 2017  

Nestling between Berrynarbor and Ilfracombe in one of the most beautiful coastal areas of North Devon, a new look Whimbrels awaits guests in 2017 with the holiday home undergoing a major transformation this winter. The architect has created new accommodation including an additional floor and the imaginative design maximises the enviable location with breathtaking panoramic sea views and also overlooking Watermouth Castle.  

The house has been extended at one end to provide new living space including a viewing room and garden suite room and a whole new floor offers two new bedrooms with ensuite facilities. A new safari lodge style balcony wraps itself around Whimbrels with a feature octagon promontory.

Surrounded by gardens, Whimbrels has its own heated outdoor swimming pool in an enclosed setting enjoying splendid views over the coastline, perfect for a splash in the summer sunshine. The garden benefits from an extensive paved patio complete with Breeze house, another way to enjoy outdoor living.  

The hallway on the ground floor leads into the large L-shaped kitchen/living/dining room with an expanse of picture windows taking full advantage of the stunning sea views. Outside is a wrap around balcony terrace. On this level is the new viewing gallery a perfect place to admire the view, year round. In addition there are two bedrooms  a Twin bedroom and a King bedroom (with TV built into the bed), both with ensuite and also a boot room at the back of the kitchen. 

On the lower ground floor is a good size games room complete with pool table plus a a separate sitting room. The garden room with sofa seating can be accessed from these two rooms. On this level you will also find two further bedrooms (both with ensuites). The Superking bedroom (with option to Twin) with French doors opens out on to the terrace. The other bedroom is a Twin (with option to Superking). The family bathroom is a real indulgence with a deluxe Jacuzzi spa bath with WiFi and mood lighting. 

On the first floor you will find the master bedroom with Superking and magnificent sea views. A second bedroom is furnished with a Superking. Both bedrooms have ensuite facilities and the beds come with a zip 'n' link option.    

If you can tear yourself away from this wonderful home there is so much to explore nearby. Enchanting Watermouth Cove is within a short stroll, with its gently sloping shoreline and abundance of rock pools, this naturally sheltered harbour is a popular mooring for colourful boats of all shapes and sizes. Watermouth Castle is one of North Devon's premier attractions and offers something for all the family, while the nearby Dinosaur and Wildlife Park is a favourite with children.  The Old Sawmills Inn, a character pub and restaurant was refurbished in 2016 and is nearby and there is a choice of pubs, restaurants and shops in Ilfracombe and Combe Martin just a few minutes drive away. With Exmoor National Park to the east, a choice of golden sandy blue flag beaches to the west and with miles of stunning coastal and countryside scenery to enjoy all around, Whimbrels is ideal for extended families or families to holidaying together and will help create wonderful holiday memories for years to come. 

Accommodation: Ground floor:  

Hallway. 

Living/Kitchen/dining room with 60" smart TV with internet access, Netflix, ,Blu-ray DVD. Kitchen area with ceramic hob and electric double oven, dishwasher, fridge/freezer, microwave, wine cooler, Nespresso machine, hot tap with cold, chilled and sparkling available. 

Side porch/boot room.  

Bedroom 3 with King with built in TV and ensuite bathroom with bath, double shower cubicle, WC and basin.

Bedroom 4 with Twin zip 'n' link to Superking on request and ensuite shower room.  

Viewing Gallery with soft seating. Access to external octagon viewing platform.  

Lower ground floor:   

Bedroom 5 with Superking  (zip 'n' link to Twin on request) with ensuite shower room with WC and basin.  Door to outside terrace.

Bedroom 6 with Twin which can be converted to SuperKing on request and ensuite shower room with WC and basin.  

Bathroom with deluxe Jacuzzi spa bath with WiFi, mood lighting, WC and basin.  

Utility room with sink unit, washer/dryer.  

Games room with pool table.  'Kids Zone' sitting room with TV, Blu-ray DVD, Radio/iPod dock 

Garden room with table and seating. Access to the garden.  

First Floor: 

Landing. 

Bedroom 1 with Superking (zip 'n' link to Twin on request), TV and ensuite shower room with WC and basin.  Upper viewing gallery with sofa.

Bedroom 2 with Superking (zip 'n' link to Twin on request), TV and ensuite shower room with WC and basin.

PLEASE ADVISE BED CONFIGURATION AT TIME OF BOOKING 

Facilities and Services: Linen and towels. Outdoor swimming pool (heated between 16 June - 22 Sept 2017). Gas CH. WiFi. No smoking. Regret no pets. Highchair. Barbecue grill(for disposable trays) and food preparation area, wood-fired pizza oven. Garden furniture including Breeze house.  A selection of books and games. Telephone for incoming and emergency calls only.  £250 refundable security deposit. Ample private parking. 4pm Arrival. Short breaks available. Arr/Dep for weekly bookings is Friday.

 

Features

  • Sleeps 12
  • 6 Bedrooms
  • Sorry, no pets
  • WiFi connection available
  • Private parking
  • Garden/courtyard
  • Friday changeover
  • 7 Bathrooms
  • Bed linen provided
  • Towels provided
  • Highchair available
  • Travel cot available
  • 0.1 miles from the coast
  • 0.6 miles to the nearest pub
  • Sea views from the property
  • Swimming pool available
  • Dishwasher
  • Washing machine
  • Freezer
  • Tumble dryer

Prices

Band Date Range 7 night price *
2nd June 2017 - 30th June 2017 £2,099.00
30th June 2017 - 21st July 2017 £2,795.00
21st July 2017 - 1st September 2017 £3,995.00
1st September 2017 - 22nd September 2017 £1,899.00
22nd September 2017 - 20th October 2017 £1,550.00
20th October 2017 - 27th October 2017 £2,495.00
27th October 2017 - 15th December 2017 £1,295.00
15th December 2017 - 6th January 2018 £2,995.00

* Please note: guide prices are based on the current year's prices and do not include optional items such as pet fees.

Reviews

We loved the house. The views are spectacular. We all enjoyed the swimming pool and the garden.Mrs L Pipkin - 8th August 2016
Restful, spacious, comfortable, great views, good parking. Very private. Loved the pool and pool table.Mrs J Russell - 19th June 2016
Beautiful views and the swimming pool was wonderfulMrs Gretton - 14th June 2016
Spectacular views, fabulous swimming pool and sheltered garden. Lovely family games room, an efficient BBQ and lots of space for outside dining.Mr T Wingfield - 13th June 2016
This house is very comfortable and well equipped with panoramic views and in a good position for visiting all of North Devon's attractions. Highly recommend.Mrs L Short - 4th May 2016
It was a venue that totally met our needs. The decor was beautiful and all seemed to be freshly done.The gardens were a knock out! Pool always warm and clean.Mrs M Eales - 6th July 2015
We had a great holiday at Whimbrels - thank you!Mrs Pearson - 19th July 2013

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