High quality self-catering cottages in North Devon & Exmoor

Captains House

Ilfracombe - North Devon Coast

  • Sleeps 10
  • 5 Bedrooms
  • Suitable for up to 1 pet
  • WiFi connection available
  • Private parking
  • Garden/courtyard
  • Saturday changeover
£1600 - £1885 per week


The Captain's House is a beautiful period property capturing views towards Capstone Hill, Hillsborough and the sea beyond. With spacious accommodation, tastefully presented in a mix of period and modern furnishings, it is ideal for large families or groups of friends. A stylish living room complete with wood burning stove, together with a separate dining room and well fitted modern kitchen provide ample living space and the separate children's playroom is a real bonus. Three attractive bedrooms, all with natural wood flooring are on the first floor and two further bedrooms on the second floor, all served by a modern family bathroom and large walk in shower room. The rear garden is in tiered levels, accessed by some steep steps in parts whilst the front terrace is a wonderful spot to watch the sunsets. Ilfracombe has a wide variety of attractions including the Tunnels Beaches and famous Landmark Theatre. Boat trips can be taken from the pretty harbour where you will also find a good choice of shops, pubs and restaurants.

Accommodation: Ground floor: Dining room. Kitchen with double eye level electric oven and hob, microwave, dishwasher, 'American style' fridge/freezer.Cloakroom/utility room with WC, basin, washing machine and tumble dryer. Living room with TV with  freeview, DVD and woodburning stove. Play room with  TV with freeview, DVD and stereo. Half landing: Large walk in shower room with WC and basin. First floor: Bedroom 1 with Super King, zip 'n' link option to twin on request. Bedroom 2 with King. Bedroom 3 with Bunks. Bathroom with bath and mixer handset over bath, shower cubicle, WC and basin. Second floor: Bedroom 4 with King with ensuite bathroom with handset over bath, WC and basin.  Bedroom 5 with Twin.

Facilities and Services: Linen and towels. Gas CH. Wi-Fi Broadband available . No smoking. 1 pet welcome. Highchair. Garden furniture. BBQ. 2 private parking spaces plus additional roadside parking. Short breaks available. 4pm arrival time. Arr/Dep for weekly bookings is Saturday.


  • Sleeps 10
  • 5 Bedrooms
  • Suitable for up to 1 pet
  • WiFi connection available
  • Private parking
  • Garden/courtyard
  • Saturday changeover
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Bed linen provided
  • Towels provided
  • Cot available
  • 0.6 miles from the coast
  • 0.3 miles to the nearest pub
  • Sea views from the property
  • Open fire/woodburner
  • Dishwasher
  • Washing machine
  • Freezer
  • Tumble dryer


Band Date Range 7 night price *
A 01st Jan 2016 - 18th Mar 2016 £1,600.00
B 19th Mar 2016 - 08th Apr 2016 £1,600.00
C 09th Apr 2016 - 27th May 2016 £1,600.00
D 28th May 2016 - 03rd Jun 2016 £1,600.00
E 04th Jun 2016 - 01st Jul 2016 £1,600.00
F 02nd Jul 2016 - 22nd Jul 2016 £1,600.00
G 23rd Jul 2016 - 02nd Sep 2016 £1,885.00
B 03rd Sep 2016 - 23rd Sep 2016 £1,600.00
H 24th Sep 2016 - 21st Oct 2016 £1,600.00
B 22nd Oct 2016 - 28th Oct 2016 £1,600.00
A 29th Oct 2016 - 16th Dec 2016 £1,600.00
I 17th Dec 2016 - 24th Dec 2016 £1,600.00
I Christmas £1,600.00
I New Year £1,600.00

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



A lovely property and very comfortable.Mrs S Yates - 8th August 2015
Excellent property for a large group or family. Well equipped for anything that may be needed on holiday. Very helpful owners as well.Mr N Jain - 9th August 2014
Captain's House ideal for large groups with brilliant views.Mrs B Donovan - 2nd August 2014
Staying in this house helped make our holiday, would definitely stay again, great location & beautiful views.Mrs P Taylor - Smith - 26th July 2014
Absolutely beautiful house, perfectly located with plenty of information provided by the owners.Ms G Smith - 15th February 2014