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Lincombe near Ilfracombe, Devon (Ref. 19669)

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  • Sleeps 4

  • Bedrooms 1

  • Bathrooms 1

  • Pets Yes

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Features

  • Off road parking
  • Garden / Patio
  • Cot available
  • Highchair available
  • Washing machine
  • Games Room
  • Seaside
  • Broadband / WiFi

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7 Customer Reviews

  • "Lovely lovely landlord, made us feel so welcome."

    The cottage was very cosy and warm. The only downside was the sofa was very uncomfortable, but we just put some throws over it. Would defiantly stay again.

    Reviewed by MichelleFeb 2022

  • "Accommodation was warm however that is about all I can say about it."

    Owner says it sleeps 2/4 people so we assumed we could have the bed and kids could sleep on the sofa bed, that didn't happen! My partner and both children slept in the bed and I tried to sleep on the cobbled street they said was a sofa bed. We ended up leaving a day early because 3 nights with no sleep was about enough for me. I did bring it up with the owner and was told no-one had complained before which isn't true. When we returned home I checked the reviews and someone else had mentioned it before which, in fairness had seen but the review had been commented on by the owner saying all issues had been resolved NOT TRUE. Access to the the garden was through a door with a padlock on and unless I asked we wouldn't have been told by the owner, it felt like they don't actually want you to use it but put it on their advert to make it sound like your getting more than you do. After not sleeping on the last night I took our dog for a walk at 5am and when I returned the door was locked and I couldn't access the Accommodation because you share the entrance with the owner which isn't pointed out on booking. After all is said the area is beautiful and well worth a visit, just find some other accommodation. Wouldn't stay again and definitely wouldn't recommend.

    Reviewed by SDec 2021

  • "Richenda and Cathy were v helpful hosts"

    Reviewed by KevinSep 2020

  • "The "cottage" was not as it was advertised, it was Listed as a one bed cottage, not a flat inside someone's home, if we had known this we would not have rented it."

    Living effectively with someone if not the experience we wanted due to the awkward feeling of always knowing they where there. The garden was very pretty, but you had to go through a shed full of rubbish to get there and you are made aware on arrival that the owners dog does not like other dogs so are always on edge that it may be there. The games room was non existent, the room had a lot of the owners rubbish from the owners and generally was not a pleasent place to be. The owners are nice people and personally I put the majority of the problems down to you (the advertiser) but even so I think some serious changes need to be made to be taking that sort of money from people. Dan and Robyn

    Many thanks for your feedback, all issues raised have been addressed and actioned were appropriate directly with the property owner. Property Owner

    Reviewed by RobynFeb 2019

  • "Property was great, ideally situated, clean and well equipped."

    The sofa was very uncomfortable and neither myself or my wife were able to sit on it for very long.

    Reviewed by SteveJun 2018

  • "Everything good but bed to small and no hairdryer."

    Nice lady who loves dogs.

    Reviewed by PaulMay 2018

  • "Warm friendly welcome, really reassured us on our first holiday booking with our puppy; lovely accommodation with very good quality self catering equipment."

    Would highly recommend and will definitely return.

    Reviewed by SamanthaOct 2017

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Summary

  • All first floor
  • One double bedroom
  • Bathroom with bath, shower over, basin and WC
  • Open plan living area with fitted kitchen, dining area and sitting area with double sofa bed
  • Shared laundry room
  • Shared external games room with pool table, table tennis, table football and darts.
  • Oil central heating
  • Electric oven and ceramic hob, microwave, fridge/freezer, shared use of washing machine in laundry room, TV with FreeSat, DVD, WiFi, selection of books, DVDs and games
  • All fuel and power inc. in rent
  • Cot, highchair and baby bath on request
  • Off road parking for 1 car
  • Shared rear lawned garden with patio, furniture, games, trampoline and BBQ
  • One well-behaved dog welcome
  • Sorry, no smoking
  • Shop 2 miles, pub 10 mins walk
  • Note: Newspapers and grocery deliveries can be arranged by prior arrangement with the owner
  • Note: No hen, stag or similar.

The property

A cosy first floor self-catering apartment near Ilfracombe, reached through the reception area of the main farmhouse and which shares a landing with Hillymouth, Ref. 19625.

This comfortably furnished Ilfracombe holiday apartment is ideal for couples, with an open plan living area with double sofa bed, a double bedroom and a bathroom.

Note: The apartment is next to Refs. 19531 and 19625, together they sleep 15 people.

Lincombe House Cottages

Ilfracombe 2 miles. This charming group of holiday cottages in Devon are part of a 17th century farmhouse in Lincombe, near the tiny picturesque coastal village of Lee, nestling in a deep wooded combe on the North Devon coast near Ilfracombe. Less than a mile from Lee Bay, a small rocky cove, these Ilfracombe cottages offer a peaceful place to stay, away from the main tourist route. All the cottages share a beautiful lawned garden at the rear, which overlooks Fuschia Valley and beyond, as well as an external games room with pool table, darts, table tennis, table football and outdoor games, such as croquet, badminton and a trampoline. There is always a friendly welcome and help if required with things to do in the Ilfracombe area. On the doorstep is the village pub, and within easy reach are sandy beaches and exhilarating coastal walks with stunning views towards Lundy Island. There is an endless list of surfing beaches, all family friendly and all within a short drive of these Ilfracombe cottages, or why not cycle the Tarka Trail, which is a picturesque route through North Devon and passing through Ilfracombe? Ilfracombe, located two miles north east of these Devon holiday homes is a traditional seaside town with harbour, seafront with parks and shops and even a theatre. A wonderful group of cottages near Ilfracombe, in one of North Devon’s secret coastal hideaways.

Note: This property has a Good Housekeeping bond of £150.

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About the location

ILFRACOMBE

Barnstaple 11 miles.

The bustling seaside town of Ilfracombe lies on a beautiful stretch of North Devon coastline, with five beaches, much of it owned by the National Trust. Ilfracombe is only a ten minute drive from Exmoor National Park, with its rolling countryside and quaint villages. Ilfracombe's heritage harbour and quay are spectacular, with many pubs, shops and restaurants and frequent live music, creating a lively, friendly atmosphere. From here, take a wildlife cruise, a fishing trip or a boat trip to magical Lundy Island, a place of natural beauty, which will provide you with an unforgettable experience. Ilfracombe is the centre for some of the finest walking country in England. Whether you enjoy a gentle promenade walk around Capstone Hill, tackling the rugged coastal path or prefer the river valleys and tranquillity of the moorland hills of Exmoor, you will find the scenery spectacular. Ilfracombe also boasts a number of high-quality eateries, with local fish being prominent on their menus. To the east of Ilfracombe are the unique villages of Lynton and Lynmouth with its clifftop railway, and to the west lie the delights of Clovelly and Hartland. Moreover just a short drive away is the 3 mile long golden beach of Woolacombe Bay, which was been voted one of the top 20 beaches in the world, the perfect place to relax in the sun or catch some waves surfing. Ilfracombe is the perfect location for a North Devon holiday, offering you a gateway to an exciting blend of stunning coastal scenery, seaside fun, rural tranquillity and centuries of heritage and style.

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Region Information

This property offers the following short breaks:

  • Winter
  • Off-season
  • Last minute
  • Christmas
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Owners may request any evidence that they reasonably require before making a refund. Sykes Holiday Cottages is not agreeing to pay or guarantee any refund from the Owner to you under this Book with confidence.
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