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Owl Cottage

Advent near Camelford, Cornwall (Ref. 925989)

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  • Sleeps 4

  • Bedrooms 2

  • Bathrooms 1

  • Pets No

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  • Icon/Feature/Hot Tub Hot tub
  • Icon/Feature/Off-road parking Off road parking
  • Icon/Feature/Ground floor bedroom Ground floor bedroom
  • Icon/Feature/Sauna Sauna
  • Icon/Feature/Open fire Open fire
  • Icon/Feature/Garden or Patio Garden / Patio
  • Icon/Feature/Baby-friendly Cot available
  • Icon/Feature/Baby-friendly Highchair available
  • Icon/Feature/Washing machine Washing machine
  • Icon/Feature/Dishwasher Dishwasher
  • Icon/Feature/WiFi Broadband / WiFi


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13 Customer Review(s)

  • Mrs Heath

    “Lovely and peaceful cosy cottage”

    - Mrs Heath, September 2019

Steppes Farm Holiday Cottages

A group of three individual holiday cottages set in 20 acres of farmland in an Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty in North Cornwall. The cottages are situated in the small hamlet of Advent on the edge of Bodmin Moor, yet they are just three miles from the market town of Camelford and five miles from the stunning North Cornwall coastline and the historic villages of Tintagel and Boscastle. Whether you are looking for contemporary, traditional or simply a luxurious romantic cottage for two, all tastes are catered for at Steppes Farm. Each cottage is individually styled and features a solid fuel stove making them ideal for all year round holidays and special breaks. A popular feature is the spa area which is available to guests and includes a hot tub and sauna, ideal after a day walking on the moor or along the stunning coastal path. The owners operate a diary system which is kept in the Information centre - just pop down the time you wish to use the facilities and this ensures your private use. Pony riding can be arranged from the farm which will suit all ages and abilities. You are most welcome to bring your own horse, bike or boat, and stabling and storage will be arranged. For children of all ages, there are plenty of farm animals just waiting to be made friends with, and at certain times of the year you can even help with feeding the lambs. Walking around the farm footpaths is always a pleasure with the banks full of wild flowers in the spring. For the sports enthusiasts, golf, fishing, sailing and cycling are all available close by, whilst for walkers, the outstanding Rough Tor, one of the two highest points in Cornwall, with the finest views in the county, is very close by. With some of Cornwall's finest beaches and fishing villages all within easy access, along with the county's major tourist attractions, these wonderful cottages provide the perfect base for a holiday, whatever time of year you choose to visit.

The property

Traditional and full of character, Owl Cottage is a spacious and luxurious barn conversion designed as upside down accommodation to make the most of the stunning views from the first floor open plan living room.

This room boasts exposed beams and stonework as well as a solid fuel stove for those cooler evenings; a most relaxing place to spend quality family time together.

Head down to the ground floor where you will find two well-furnished bedrooms and a shower room.

Outside, the patio and garden offer shared use of a spa area with a hot tub and sauna, providing a relaxing atmosphere to help make your holiday very special.

A wonderful cottage for a family who wish to discover this fabulous part of Cornwall.

Note: This property can be booked with Refs. 25286 and 925990, together they sleep 10.


  • Two ground floor bedrooms: 1 x double, 1 x twin
  • Ground floor shower room with shower, basin and WC
  • First floor open plan living area with kitchen, dining area and sitting areas with solid fuel stove.
  • Electric storage heaters with solid fuel stove
  • Electric oven and hob, microwave, fridge, washing machine, dishwasher, TV with Freeview, DVD, WiFi, selection of books games and DVDs
  • Fuel, power and starter pack for stove inc. in rent
  • Bed linen and towels inc. in rent
  • Cot and highchair on request
  • Ample off road parking
  • Enclosed garden with lawn, patio, furniture and BBQ
  • Shared use of hot tub and sauna
  • Sorry, no pets and no smoking
  • Shop and pub 2 miles
  • Note: Cottage has its own spring water supply, which is regularly tested
  • Note: Property is accessed by a small external granite stairway
  • Note: Check-in 4pm
  • Note: From 30th October 2020 to 26th March 2021 (excluding Christmas and New Year bookings) there is a charge of £75.00 per week for use of the Spa facilities, for shorter breaks or where less usage is required, the charge is £25.00 each time you book the facilities, charges are payable during your stay, at the time of request, and please note that we do not have card payment facilities

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About the location


Bodmin 8 miles; Tintagel 6 miles; Padstow 17 Miles; Bude 17 miles; Newquay 26 miles; Truro 35 miles.

The old market town of Camelford is located close to Cornwall's north coast and is ideally situated for exploring the wild country of Bodmin Moor and the high cliffs, hidden coves, fishing villages and surfing beaches that populate this beautiful area. The southwest coastal path is a year round attraction and the surrounding villages and hamlets harbour a wealth of country inns and restaurants. The nearest beach to Camelford is Trebarwith Strand which offers both surf for the more adventurous and safe rock pools for the younger members! Truly wonderful and only around five miles away, it is perfect for a day by the sea and is also dog friendly. Nearby Wadebridge has a vibrant shopping centre and the Camel Trail, while Padstow, Rock, Polzeath, Port Isaac, where Doc Martin is filmed and Tintagel can all be reached in less than 30 minutes. A superb location all year round.

Region Information

Note: from 30th October, 2020 to 26th March, 2021 (excluding Christmas and New Year bookings) there is a charge of £75.00 per week for use of the Spa facilities. For shorter breaks or where less usage is required, the charge is £25.00 each time you book the facilities.
Charges are payable during your stay, at the time of request. Please note that we do not have card payment facilities

This property offers the following short breaks:

  • Christmas