Acorn Retreat, at Oakmead House, edge of Exmoor

Brayford, Devon

Sleeps 2 | 1 Bedrooms | Pet-Friendly | Reviews

Key Information

Price range
from 455 to 595 GBP per week 1 Bedroom Cottage
1 Bathroom
Pets welcome

Accommodation Summary: Cottage sleeps 2 Exmoor, North Devon, South West England..


KEY: Vacant Booked Change-over day

July 2019
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Availability information last updated on 23/06/2019
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Cottage in rural setting in Exmoor, North Devon, South West England..

Key Holiday Home Information:

Dog-Friendly, up to 1 dog(s) welcome by arrangement.

Location: rural setting, remote, secluded holiday home.
Views: Views down the Bray Valley. Sunny aspects at all times of day. From the cottage's own garden there are extensive views of the estate grounds, neighbouring farmland and across to Exmoor. Sometimes a glimpse of Red Deer in the nearby fields, Herons, Kingfishers, Otters..

Nearest Airport and Railway Station: Barnstaple.
Nearest city or town: Barnstaple, approximately 7 miles away.
Type of self-catering holiday: romantic/relaxing self catering cottage with informal fishing.
Short Breaks and weekend breaks: Short and long stay welcome

About this Brayford dogs welcome Cottage for 2

High quality,spacious, self catering, 1 bedroomed holiday cottage situated on the edge of Exmoor with North Devon's magnificent scenery and coastal beaches to explore . Set in 10 acres of private, parkland with 5 lakes,woodland and bordered by the River Bray. Light and spacious cottage is furnished and equipped to a very high standard. Totally private and self contained. There is Brown trout fly fishing on the river. Wildlife watching from the Hide. Binoculars and scopes available. Wander the grounds, picnic by the river or lakes, read, soak in the peace and tranquility. Also own elevated private garden for al fresco breakfasts and evening star gazing. Exmoor NP, the North Devon coast and the Tarka Trail are close. Wonderful retreat for romantic couples. Cottage with broadband internet access and Sky TV. Principle towns of Barnstaple and South Molton each 7 miles for all shopping.

Facts about this holiday accommodation in Brayford. Own private garden plus 10 acres of private grounds with lakes, woodland and wildlife watching from the Hide. Picnic tables. River fishing. Pet Friendly.

  • Sitting Room with: TV, Free SKY TV, DVD player, Free Internet Access
  • There is a dining table to seat 4 people.
  • Kitchen with: Fridge/Freezer, Microwave, Dishwasher, Washing Machine, Coffee Maker
  • 1 bedrooms. Sleeping arrangements: 1 superking bed(s)
  • 1 Bathrooms, En-suite bathroom
  • Garden: Beautiful grounds to wander plus own private elevated garden with decking and garden furniture.
  • Parking

Flexible changeover day: Yes

Recommended Attractions near Brayford: Exmoor National Park, Lynton and Lynmouth, Barnstaple, Atlantic Village shopping at Bideford, Clovelly and National Trust properties at Watersmeet, Heddon Valley, Tarr Steps, Arlington Court NT, and the North Devon "Heritage Coast". Minehead and Dunster. Good sandy beaches at Woolacombe, Saunton, Putsborough and Croyde, discover the caves at Broadsands. RHS Rosemoor for garden lovers as well as Marwood Gardens. Dark Sky status for sky watchers.

Good places to visit near Brayford: Lynton and Lynmouth, Exmoor National Park, Lundy Island, Lorna Doone Country, Valley of Rocks, Watersmeet, Tarr Steps, Woolacombe, Ilfracombe, Atlantic Village, Bideford, Hartland Point, Clovelly, Exmoor Zoo, Arlington Court. Hartland Abbey. Minehead and Dunster. Many National Trust Properties and The RHS Gardens at Rosemoor. SW coastal path for walking

More about the Location:
Pub Nearby, Many characterful Exmoor pubs in the area which serve good food many are dog friendly, Near a Beach, Golf Course nearby, Good area for Walking, Outdoor Pursuits available nearby: Wide range of activities that you expect from the area. Walking, fishing, surfing, cycling, horse riding, golf, boat trips to Lundy or Bird spotting on boat cruises around the coast from Ilfracombe, Exmoor safaris. Property has two bikes to borrow.

Annual Events: Simonsbath Festival, May/June. The North Devon Festival, June. English National Sheepdog Trials, August Exeter Festival of South West Food and Drink, April. The Hunting of the Earl if Rone, Combe Martin, May. North Devon Show, Summer. Devon County Show, Spring.

Good places to eat near Brayford: Excellent choice of both traditional moorland pubs serving food for all budgets. Choice of many restaurants. We can recommend the following The Black Venus, Challacombe.) 4 miles from here. Excellent value and quality fare. The Exmoor Forest, Simonsbath. 6 miles away also good food and dog friendly The Stag, Filliegh popular pub grub, Sunday lunch 6 miles away Stumbles, South Molton. Under new ownership and working hard to impress. 6 miles The Exmoor White Horse, excellent pub grub, fine dining in their restaurant, 9 miles The Hunter's Inn, Heddon Valley. Mason Arms, Knowstone. quite famous but a 20 min drive from here. Wide choice of restaurants in Barnstaple .

Short Breaks: Yes, minimum 3 nights

The owner or agency for this cottage has advertised with CountryCottagesOnline.Net since 2010.

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Price Banding Period Weekly Price Changeover day Min Stay & Short Breaks Information Short Break Nightly Rates From
(per night)
(per night)
28 Oct 2017 - 21 Dec 2017 385.00 GBP Weekends and Mid Weeks60 GBP 180 GBP
01 Jan 2018 - 29 Mar 2018 385.00 GBP Flexible (any time)60 GBP 60 GBP
01 Jan 2019 - 29 Mar 2019 455.00 GBP Flexible (any time)65 GBP 68 GBP
30 Mar 2019 - 19 Apr 2019 476.00 GBP Weekends and Mid Weeks68 GBP 70 GBP
20 Apr 2019 - 26 Apr 2019 525.00 GBP Flexible (any time)- -
26 Jul 2019 - 13 Sep 2019 560.00 GBP No short breaks- -
14 Sep 2019 - 24 Oct 2019 525.00 GBP Flexible (any time)75 GBP 80 GBP
24 Dec 2019 - 31 Dec 2019 640.00 GBP No short breaks- -

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