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View towards the property looking across Ilfracombe harbour
Situated on Ilfracombe Harbour
View towards the front of the cottage
Treats for all the family
Ilfracombe beach is short walk away
Ilfracombe Harbour with Verity
Watch the boats
Enjoy the family fun in Ilfracombe
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Skippers Cottage

Ilfracombe, Devon
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Sleeps 4
Bedrooms 2
Bathrooms 2
Change Fri
Dogs welcome 2
4 star
Waterside views
Internet access
Pub nearby
Shop nearby
Beach within easy reach
Decorated for Christmas
Towels included
Cot available
Highchair available
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At a glance

  • Situated directly on Ilfracombe Quay this cottage overlooks the harbour and is less than 50 steps from the harbour beach and ample shops, pubs and restaurants on your doorstep
  • Why not explore the South West Coastal path and walk to the hidden cove? Or take a boat fishing trip or coastal cruise to Lundy Island from the quay 
  • Venture further afield to the spectacular golden sandy beaches of Woolacombe, Croyde and Saunton

 

Property code: 49673

The harbour, beach, restaurants and shops are situated a stone’s throw away, making this property perfect for enjoying the many facilities the seaside town has to offer. Or, just relax whilst gazing out to sea and watching the boats go to and fro. Further afield you have local attractions including the picturesque coastal village of Woolacombe which boast a three-mile long golden sand beach, pubs, restaurants and shops. As well as National Trust's Arlington Court, Watermouth Castle and Combe Martin Wildlife and Dinosaur Park.

When entering the property you have the kitchen/diner to your left and to your right the lounge area. Entering the lounge area where you can relax in the huge corner sofa and take in the glance views of the harbour or sit back and relax and put on the wood burner effect electric fire whilst watching a movie. If you decide to stay in and cook a meal there is a well-equipped kitchen with an electric oven and hob, microwave and fridge/freezer. From the kitchen area you access the spiral staircase with a low ceiling to the first floor area, where you will find one bedroom, a king-size boasting sea views and showroom with, shower and WC. Leading off the first floor area is a second spiral stair case leading up to the second floor which has a twin room boasting sea views and bathroom with bath, separate shower and WC.

Parking is available in public car parks within 50 meters of the property (charges apply) and weekly car parking permits are available via North Devon Council (charges apply).

  • 2 Bedrooms – 1 king-size and 1 twin
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Electric oven and hob, microwave, fridge/freezer and washing machine
  • Parking available in public car parks (charges apply) & weekly car parking permits are available via North Devon Council (charges apply)
  • Dogs are only  permitted on the ground floor. The door to the stairs must be closed at all times.  
  • Beach, shops and pubs within walking distance
  • Smart TV
  • The local harbour is right on the doorstep of this property
  • Located next door to Sandy Lane
  • This property will be decorated for Christmas
  • Arrival: 16:00 onwards
  • Departure: before 10:00, unless otherwise stated in your arrival details
  • 2 dogs allowed. Dogs are charged at £20 each per full or part week

Sarah Hardy

This property is personally managed by Sarah.

Reviews

From guests that have stayed at the property.

Based on 19 guest ratings

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Reviewed by Paul 22nd March 2024

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Lovely cottage in a perfect location.

Reviewed by Rosanna 19th February 2024

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Amazing location overlooking the harbour. Easy to walk to everywhere in Ilfracombe. Beds were comfortable.

Reviewed by Cindy 10th November 2023

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you can't get a better location its ideal for the shops, pubs and beach. Its a lovely cottage had every thing we needed and more, nice and cosy place. will be back again to stay.

Reviewed by Paul 20th October 2023

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Cottage was clean well equipped and in a good location

Reviewed by Kenneth 1st September 2023

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Great place lovely cottage couldn't better, beach steps from door, shops and eating places round corner. Highly recommend.

Reviewed by Hayley 5th May 2023

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Well stocked at very comfortable house, spectacular view and soooo close to the beach and the fab fresh fish shop. We loved it.

Reviewed by Wendy 31st March 2023

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Great location

Reviewed by Paul 10th March 2023

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Reviewed by Carole 3rd March 2023

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Reviewed by Sarah 16th January 2023

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Superb location, just a stones throw from the harbour. The cottage is compact with everything you need for a lovely holiday.

Reviewed by Elaine 13th November 2022

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Really lovely property right by the RNLI lifeboat station with a little sandy beach in the Harbour.

Reviewed by Andrew 14th October 2022

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Very good location and cosy

Reviewed by David 30th September 2022

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Reviewed by Debbie 23rd September 2022

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Lovely week away. Great cottage

Reviewed by C 9th September 2022

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Reviewed by Joolz 1st July 2022

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An absolute gem of a cottage ! Spotless and cosy with everything we needed .. a home from home. Location was superb for tumbling out of the cottage onto the harbour beach with the dogs. Fabulous views from the bedroom windows and excellent location for all the pubs/ restaurants / shops. Loved the bench outside the gate.. our favourite spot for a brRead moreew in the sun watching the world go by! We did not want to leave! Hide

Reviewed by Jennifer 10th June 2022

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Fantastic location. We had a good week, weather wise, so were out a lot. Might be a bit small if inside for long. We are elderly and had no problem with the stairs, although they are steep Lovely bedrooms and comfortable beds and huge bathrooms. Beware of the parking! 2 authorities issue tickets with different rules!! I got caught!!.

Reviewed by Mary 3rd June 2022

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Reviewed by Andrew 8th April 2022

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View towards the property looking across Ilfracombe harbour
Situated on Ilfracombe Harbour
View towards the front of the cottage
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