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View towards the barn with outside seating area
Lounge area
Lounge/dining area
Open-plan lounge/diner leading to kitchen
Kitchen
Double bedroom
Double bedroom
Bathroom with shower over bath
Outside seating
Private fishing lake on site available at additional charge
Shared children's play area
Shared games barn
1 / 12  View towards the barn with outside seating area
2 / 12  Lounge area
3 / 12  Lounge/dining area
4 / 12  Open-plan lounge/diner leading to kitchen
5 / 12  Kitchen
6 / 12  Double bedroom
7 / 12  Double bedroom
8 / 12  Bathroom with shower over bath
9 / 12  Outside seating
10 / 12  Private fishing lake on site available at additional charge
11 / 12  Shared children's play area
12 / 12  Shared games barn

Gamekeeper Lodge

Bude (13mls SE), Devon
Sleeps 2
Bedrooms 1
Bathrooms 1
Change Fri
Dogs welcome 3
4 star
Downstairs bedroom
Downstairs bathroom
Complex of properties
Internet access
Games / Play facilities
Fishing onsite / nearby
Towels included
Travel cot available
Highchair available
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At a glance

  • Course fishing available on a private lake
  • Nestled in a peaceful countryside setting with woodland walks and shared gardens
  • Close to the Devon and Cornwall border
  • Explore both the dramatic coastline and rugged Dartmoor
Property code: WVPOA

One of five barn conversions nestled in a delightful country setting, offering a peaceful and relaxing destination. With woodland walks and a private fishing lake this complex has plenty of offer.

Offering a truly peaceful retreat in the heart of the beautiful Devon countryside, you can enjoy woodland walks and private fishing right from the front door. This pretty cottage is one of five barn conversions nestled within one central complex - perfect for gathering the family together for celebrations. With a games room, outdoor play area, shared gardens, woodlands and a pet corner with chickens, goats, pigs and ponies, it makes for a truly fabulous family stay.

 

Approaching over the gravel, this gorgeous stone cottage with duck egg green detailing comes into sight. Set all on one level, you’ll find yourself stepping into the open-plan living/dining space. The white-washed walls and wood flooring provide a light airy space yet ooze country charm and cosiness. Under a beamed archway, you’ll find a well-equipped kitchen, perfect for cooking up a feast to enjoy on the farm-style dining table and chairs. Upstairs, there’s a comfortable double bed, ideal for resting your head after a day exploring your new surroundings and a bath to sink into. The best is yet to come, as outside is bursting with fun; no matter the season there’s endless opportunities to get stuck in and embrace countryside life.

 

If you can pull yourself away from the complex, you’ll find an array of beautiful beaches all within easy reach. Bude is just 15 miles away and is well worth a visit for its fantastic eateries, independent boutiques, long stretches of golden sand and a unique sea pool. Head a little further and you’ll come to Tintagel - immerse yourself in history, myths and breathtaking coastal views. If you’re just fancying a bite to eat, the local village of Holsworthy, 5 miles from the cottage, offers some lovely pubs and restaurants.

Dogs are charged at £20 each per full or part week.

  • 1 bedroom – double
  • 1 bathroom – shower over bath and WC
  • Oven, hob, fridge, use of freezer upon request, washing machine and hi-fi
  • TV and DVD
  • Wi-Fi included
  • Electric and heating included
  • 3 dogs welcome – must not be left unattended
  • Beach 25 minute drive, village shop and pub under 2 miles and supermarket 6 miles
  • BBQs available
  • Ample parking
  • Farm activities, which include a pet corner with varying animals such as chickens, goats and pigs
  • 2 acres of woodland walks and a private lake for mixed coarse fishing (additional charge)
  • Outdoor children’s play equipment
  • Complex of properties
  • Shared games barn with pool table, table football, darts and air hockey tables
  • Due to the current situation not all the facilities advertised at this property may be available or will require social distancing.

Vicky Johns

This property is personally managed by Vicky.

Reviews

From guests that have stayed at the property.

Based on 8 guest ratings

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Reviewed by Rachel 10th February 2020

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We had a wonderful stay at poachers lodge. The cottage had everything you could possibly need , the setting is fantastic ,peaceful and ideal for the dogs . We will definitely do this again!

Reviewed by Carole 6th September 2019

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It is difficult to think of anything because Ruth & Steve go out of their way to help

Reviewed by Laura 13th August 2019

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A great base for exploring the Cornwall and Devon, with good suggestions by hosts for local pubs, areas and places to visit. We loved sharing food scraps with animals in the mornings!

Reviewed by Jane 29th July 2019

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Fabulous cottage central to a lot of beautiful Devonshire towns

Reviewed by Darrell 17th June 2019

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Reviewed by Ian 19th April 2019

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Well appointed cottage. Comfortable and easy to relax in. Would visit again

Reviewed by G 29th March 2019

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The cottage is comfortable and equipment and utensils have been carefully chosen by the owners who made us feel at home in the restful accommodation. They are on site running the farm and their fresh eggs were an unexpected delight for us. The location is beautiful and peaceful. We look forward to returning.

Reviewed by Marion 5th October 2018

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Location

Map
Note: As the postcode is used to identify the general area of the property, it may not always reflect its precise location, therefore please only use this map as a guide.

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