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    Corffe Hill self catering cottages, Barnstaple, north Devon

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corffe hill cottages, tawstock, barnstaple, north devon

Holiday Cottage Summary (EN207) (click here for map)


Sleeps Bedrooms Bathrooms Pets RFH rating Other facilities Price Guide
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sorry no pets not yet dishwasherwashing machineDVD playerwifi internet
swimming poolshared hot tubtennis courtclose to beach
£330-£2,145/wk
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Surrounded by lush pastures & woodlands, these self catering cottages are located on the outskirts of Tawstock, a picturesque village close to Barnstaple in North Devon. Visitors to Corffe Hill Holiday Cottages have access to all the stunning surrounding countryside, four acres of private woodland, an indoor swimming pool, spa hot tub & an all-weather tennis court. Barnstaple, Devon's oldest town is just 3 miles away and provides all the facilities that anyone could need visiting the area - whether for a week's holiday or just a short break.
Originally the coach house and outbuildings of an 18th century rectory, the historic stone walls provide a stunning contrast to beautifully renovated interiors. Open-plan kitchen/dining areas and contemporary furnishings create a homely atmosphere that will please couples and families. Barnstaple, a 3 mile drive away, is Devon’s oldest town and agricultural centre of North Devon. With its markets and stores this bustling hub provides retail therapy, as well as entertainment including cinemas, ice skating and the Queen’s Theatre.
For outdoor enthusiasts, the North Devon coastline is renowned for its wide, golden beaches. Two award winning beaches Croyde Beach and Westward Ho! are right on your doorstep, as is Exmoor National Park, with its varied landscapes and wildlife.

Leisure facilities at these Barnstaple cottages in Devon:


  • Indoor heated swimming pool with communal hot tub and paddling pool, open throughout the year.
  • Shared all-weather tennis court
  • Outside: guests are invited to explore the grounds and woodland walks with differing areas from meadow to sheltered picnic spots with seating, picnic and BBQ areas.
  • Shared utility room: laundry room operated by coin meter.
  • Amenities: ample parking in the car park which has gates.
  • Bed linen, electric and central heating included. Towels for hire.
  • Regret no smoking within the properties. Sorry no pets.
  • Location: beach 6 miles, pub and shops 2 miles. Arrival: 4pm.

Barnstaple holiday cottage accommodation is as follows:


Number One Holiday Cottage (3 beds, 2 baths, sleeps 6): The accommodation is laid out as an upside down property and offers THREE bedrooms: 1 double, 1 family room with double bed and bunk bed and 1 further bunk room, all located on the ground floor. Bathroom: 2 available, both with shower over bath and WC, also located on the ground floor. Lounge/kitchen/diner: spacious open-plan area with TV/DVD. Kitchen: with electric cooker, microwave, fridge/freezer and dishwasher. Reference: CORF1. Click here for to go straight to number one cottage
Number Two Holiday Cottage (2 beds, 1 bath, sleeps 4): The accommodation is laid out as an upside down property and offers TWO bedrooms: 1 double, 1 bunk room, all located on the ground floor. Bathroom: with shower over bath and WC, also located on the ground floor. Lounge/kitchen/diner: open-plan area with TV/DVD. Kitchen: with electric cooker, microwave, fridge/freezer and dishwasher. Additional info: please note due to the layout of the property there is no room for a cot in the bedrooms. Reference: CORF2 Click here for to go straight to number two cottage
Number Three Holiday Cottage (3 beds, 2 baths, sleeps 6): The accommodation is laid out as an upside down property and offers THREE bedrooms: 1 double, leading through to twin room with en-suite shower room, 1 further double all located on the ground floor. Bathroom: with shower over bath and WC, also located on the ground floor. Lounge/kitchen/diner: open-plan area with TV/DVD. Kitchen: with electric cooker, microwave, fridge/freezer and dishwasher. Reference: CORF3 Click here for to go straight to number three cottage
Number Four Holiday Cottage (2 beds, 1 bath, sleeps 4): The accommodation is laid out as an upside down property and offers TWO bedrooms: 1 double and 1 twin room, all located on the ground floor. Bathroom: with shower over bath and WC, also located on the ground floor. Lounge/kitchen/diner: open-plan area with TV/DVD. Kitchen with electric cooker, microwave, fridge/freezer and dishwasher. Outside: roof terrace with seating. Reference: CORF4 Click here for to go straight to number four cottage
Number Five Holiday Cottage (2 beds, 1 bath, sleeps 4): The accommodation is laid out as an upside down property and offers TWO bedrooms: 1 double and 1 twin room, all located on the ground floor. Bathroom: with shower over bath and WC, also located on the ground floor. Lounge/kitchen/diner: open-plan area with TV/DVD. Kitchen with electric cooker, microwave, fridge/freezer and dishwasher. Outside: roof terrace with seating. Reference: CORF5 Click here for to go straight to number five cottage
Number Six Holiday Cottage (5 beds, 3 baths, sleeps 10): The accommodation is laid out as an upside down property and offers FIVE bedrooms: 2 doubles, 1 twin, and 2 bunk rooms, all located on the ground floor. Bathroom: 2 available, both with shower over bath and WC. A further shower room with WC is adjacent to the twin room, also located on the ground floor. Lounge/kitchen/diner: spacious open-plan area with TV/DVD. Kitchen with island, electric cooker, microwave, fridge/freezer and dishwasher. Reference: CORF6 Click here for to go straight to number six cottage
Number Seven Holiday Cottage (2 beds, 1 bath, sleeps 3): The accommodation is laid out as an upside down property and offers TWO bedrooms: 1 double and 1 single room, all located on the ground floor. Bathroom: with shower over bath (please be aware, there is restricted headroom in the shower) and WC, also located on the ground floor. Lounge/kitchen/diner: open-plan area with TV/DVD. Kitchen with electric cooker, microwave, fridge/freezer and dishwasher. Additional info: there are 2 separate doors connecting this property with CORF8, making it perfect for two families wishing to share each other's company (making a possible total occupancy of 7). However both doors can be locked to provide complete privacy for guests not wishing to take advantage of this facility. Please note due to the layout of the property there is no room for a cot in the bedrooms. Reference: CORF7 Click here for to go straight to number seven cottage
Number Eight Holiday Cottage (2 beds, 1 bath, sleeps 4): The accommodation is laid out as an upside down property and offers TWO bedrooms: 1 double and 1 bunk room, all located on the ground floor. Bathroom: with shower over bath and WC, also located on the ground floor. Lounge/kitchen/diner: open-plan area with TV/DVD. Kitchen with electric cooker, microwave, fridge/freezer and dishwasher. Additional info: there are 2 separate doors connecting this property with CORF7, making it perfect for two families wishing to share each other's company (making a possible total occupancy of 7). However both doors can be locked to provide complete privacy for guests not wishing to take advantage of this facility. Reference: CORF8 Click here for to go straight to number eight cottage
Corner Cottage (2 beds, 2 baths, sleeps 4): Located in a tucked away corner, offering TWO bedrooms: both spacious rooms 1 double bedroom, located on the first floor, with en-suite shower room with WC. On the ground floor, 1 twin bedroom with en-suite with bath and WC. Lounge/diner: situated on the ground floor with TV/DVD. Kitchen: compact area with electric cooker, microwave, fridge/freezer and dishwasher. Outside: private enclosed tucked away patio area with BBQ and seating. Reference: CORCO Click here for to go straight to Corner Cottage

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Cottage 6: Corffe Cottages is set in the Devon countryside although it is only a short drive to Barnstable. It is an upside down property with the bedrooms downstairs and the living quarters upstairs. The cottage is in a slight dip leading to the shared courtyard, thus the view from the windows is restricted so you can't actually see the beautiful countryside from the property. The indoor swimming pool is great. It is a bonus especially when the weather is poor. Joyce, Rating 4.5 out of 5, Oct 2015.
Cottage 6: A lovely cottage in a beautiful setting with excellent facilities for young children. The kitchen was very well equipped. We really enjoyed our stay and will surely be back again in the future. Alison, Rating 5 out of 5, Oct 2015.
Cottage 3: We loved the cottage it was just the right size for our family. The fact that my bedroom was off another bedroom was ok as I had an en-suite bathroom. The stair gate at the top of the stair stopped my grandson going down the stairs on his own. The swimming pool was lovely and the hot tub too. They also had a little pool just the right size for my grandson. It was great. Pam, Rating 5 out of 5, Oct 2015.
Cottage 3: This is a lovely well-equipped cottage which was bigger than it looked in the photo's. Really family friendly, my children loved the tennis court and swimming pool which they used everyday. Great location but you will have to drive everywhere! Would definitely stay here again. Lisa, Rating 5 out of 5, Oct 2015.
Cottage 2: I would definitely recommend staying in one of these cottages. Vey homely feel. Quite small and compact but perfect for a long weekend and a decent benefit having the pool there. We were lucky enough to have it all to ourselves the 2 times we went in. Matt, Rated 4.5 out of 5, Oct 2015
Cottage 2: We had a brilliant week, weather was superb, the location was beautiful, and the cottage was delightful, beds exceptionally comfortable, great sleep = total relaxation. Thank you... better than going abroad! David, Rated 4.5 out of 5, Sep 2015
Corner Cottage: This holiday cottage is set in a beautiful and quiet area, the owners are lovely and the site is aquipted with everything you need including an information room with leaflets, computer, books and Tennis equipment. There was a couple staying and their son was disabled and the pool was great therepy for him!! Well done guys you have done well here!! Thankyou. Sian, Rating 5 out of 5, Sep 2015.
Corner Cottage: The cottage was stunning. Plenty of room for 4 adults and an 8 month baby. A little dark because on the side but would go to the same cottage again. Everything you needed was supplied. Would recommend without hesitation. Stephen, Rating 5 out of 5, Sep 2015.
Cottage 7: This property was amazing, in a beautiful location, well kept and tidy. The grounds were lovely and having the pool and hot tub was an added bonus. I can't fault this property at all. Amy, Rated 5 out of 5, Sep 2015
Cottage 4: Great location and facilities. Perfectly comfortable and equipped for 2 adults and 2 children. Matthew, Rating 4.5 out of 5, Aug 2015.
Cottage 6: The outdoor space / wooded play areas / football area was not really advertised in the description and was a nice surprise for the kids to explore and make use of. Pool area really nice and water temperature kept warm enough. Sonya, Rating 4 out of 5, Aug 2015.
Cottage 6: The Cottage was clean,tidy and comfortable and very spacious. The Pool was superb and the location was peaceful and pleasant. Our party of 10 people would welcome the chance to return. Clifford, Rating 5 out of 5, Aug 2015.
Cottage 8: Everything at the cottage and the site was better than we expected. Pool great, cottage great, tennis court great, beaches great, tarka trail great - we are definitely coming back! Sarah, Rating 5 out of 5, Aug 2015.
Cottage 8: Lovely cottage, in an ideal location. The swimming pool was fantastic and a big hit with our 3 children. Would definitely return in the future. Claire, Rating 5 out of 5, Jul 2015.
Cottage 4: Great location, great on site facilities. Cottage was clean and well suited for the 4 of us with room to spare. Balcony was an added bonus. Ideally located for exploring North Devon. The town of Barnstaple is a 10 minute drive where you can pick up all the essentials. Swimming pool is clean and large enough to accomodate a few families at the same time. Would not hesitate in returning. Neil, Rating 4.5 out of 5, Jul 2015.
Cottage 4: A great venue for a family adventure. The pool is magnificent, the tennis court is fabulous. Geoffrey, Rating 4.5 out of 5, Jul 2015.
Cottage 7: This was the best property we have stayed in in the south west so far. So it would be a bit harsh to make any negative comment. A very friendly welcome, beautiful surroundings and a wonderful indoor pool (a real bonus with children on a british holiday). Patrick, Rated 5 out of 5, Jul 2015
Cottage 1: The cottage is located in beautiful grounds, located in the North devon countryside and surrounded by fields and woodland trees. The pool house is of an exceptional standard and cleanliness and the tennis court is keep in good order. The furnishings within the cottage are of exceptional quality and provide lots of room for the family holiday. Arran, Rating 4.5 out of 5, Jul 2015
Cottage 2: Fantastic properties, clean,well equipped and well maintained. Owners very friendly. Beautiful beaches a short drive away , also plenty of other local attractions to visit. { loads of info provided in cottage of things to do , places to visit & eat etc } We are planning our 3rd visit next year !!! Sarah, Rated 5 out of 5, Jul 2015
Corner Cottage: Fabulous family choice, spotless, well equipped, comfortable, well maintained. Lovely pool, gorgeous grounds. Everything thought of. Will be returning. Clare, Rating 5 out of 5, Jul 2015.
Cottage 2: Very nice holiday cottages just a few miles from Barnstaple in a fairly remote location. Clean, good value for money. Shared heated indoor pool and jacuzzi warm and divine. Beverley, Rated 4.5 out of 5, Jun 2015
Cottage 8: We really enjoyed our stay, the courtyard is lovely and the outside area is great for children. The swimming pool was fantastic as it was so convenient and often empty. Amanda, Rating 4.5 out of 5, Jun 2015.
Cottage 4: A wonderful cottage, a real home from home. Beautiful location with excellent facilities - the gorgeous pool was such a bonus for the days it rained, and even on the days it didn't - we used it every day! Wonderful attention to detail and thoughtfulness by the owners throughout, even having a pint of milk in the fridge and tea/coffee for a drink on your arrival. Great outdoor spaces for every and set in lovely country side just 10 minutes from some great beaches, we loved it and will book again! Katherine, Rating 5 out of 5, Jun 2015.
Cottage 6: Excellent accommodation for families, modern clutter free, great facilities with the swimming pool and brilliant out door space for children of all ages. Terry, Rating 5 out of 5, Jun 2015.
Cottage 6: Our second time to use the place and we were not disappointed. Well equipped; the kids love the pool and plenty of space for us to spread out. Brian, Rating 5 out of 5, May 2015.
Cottage 6: Fantastic cottage and lots of space for the 10 of us. Beautifully presented very clean and great pool too. We hope to return soon. Helen, Rating 5 out of 5, May 2015.
Cottage 2: Absolutely superb. Couldn't fault it. The effort that has gone into making these cottages a great place to stay must have been huge. Everything has been thought of and at no point during the week did it feel otherwise. Some great touches like tea, coffee, milk etc waiting for you as well as binbags and dishwasher tablets. All things you might not expect. The facilties are superb from the pool and tennis court to the adventure trail and goalposts (and footballs). A brilliant stay. Craig, Rated 5 out of 5, May 2015
Cottage 2: Lovely and clean cottage. Swimming pool and hot tub is gorgeous! Lovely woodlands and owners are really friendly and helpful! Overall amazing holiday. We both loved it!!!! Holly, Rated 5 out of 5, May 2015
Cottage 2: Amazing property! Swimming pool was excellent and my children loved. Grounds and property was outstanding and kept very clean! Will definitely be returning. Sophie, Rated 5 out of 5, Apr 2015
Cottage 4: Quiet, safe location which suited holiday with young children. Lovely facilities on site, especially the indoor pool. Accommodation spacious for family of 4 to enjoy, all extras thought of really for a self-catering holiday. Sarah, Rating 5 out of 5, Apr 2015.
Cottage 6: This cottage was amazing and Jill was so pleasant throughout our stay. She went above and beyond the call of duty to accommodate us. She was very understanding when we had a situation arise, it relieved the stress for us. The rooms were clean and well decorated. We were provided with surplus information on activities we could do in Devon. It was a lovely holiday and we look forward to returning next year. We would highly recommend this cottage- over and over again. Steven, Rating 5 out of 5, Apr 2015.
Cottage 6: Our family of nine loved our stay at 6 Corffe Cottages this Easter. The house is fantastic - it has everything you could possibly want for a superb stay. The indoor swimming pool was great for the children and the gardens were extensive and really safe with exciting places to explore. The location is ideal for exploring the north Devon coast with superb beaches at Woolacombe, Saunton, Croyde, Westward Ho just a short drive away. We had a fabulous time and will definitely be returning. Jean, Rating 5 out of 5, Apr 2015.