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Beautiful, modern 2 bedroomed cottage with stunning views across Braunton

People5
Bedrooms 2
Bathrooms1
Property type bungalow
Minimum Stay 2 - 7 nights

Overview

About the property

2 bedroom with stunning views

High View is a beautiful modern 2 bedroomed cottage. It has been completely refurbished in summer 2015 to a very high standard and offers contemporary but stylish and comfortable accommodation. Outside there is a large decking area offering spectacular elevated views across Braunton and the surrounding countryside.

Accommodation comprises of two bedrooms. The main bedroom has a double bed, bedside tables, a wardrobe and chest of drawers and the second bedroom has twin beds, bedside table, plus a wardrobe. It has a beautiful newly fitted bathroom with shower and bath, plus a further cloakroom. The newly fitted kitchen is modern and well equipped with a breakfast bar & stool, cooker, dishwasher, fridge, microwave and Nespresso coffee machine. There is also a washing machine in the utility area, along with hoover, iron & ironing board. The large living room has patio doors which open out onto the decking and offers stunning views across Braunton. It has a sofa bed (to sleep a further guest), two armchairs and a dining table to seat 6. Wifi is also provided at High View and there is a flat screen TV with freeview channels, iplayer & Netflix (which offers hundreds of TV programmes and films on demand).

The large outside decking area has a table and chairs for outside dining. This leads down to a BBQ area and a small lawn. There is an outside shower to freshen up after a long day at the beach and ample storage for wet suits, surfboards and bikes.

There is private parking space for 1 car directly at the front of the house (with road parking for further cars).

High View is conveniently situated within a short, pleasant walk from the centre of Braunton, with its many cafes, bistros, restaurants and surf shops. Being on the Saunton side of the village means it's just a few minutes drive from the magnificent Saunton Sands. Saunton Sands is family and dog friendly and is renowned for some of the best surf in the country. It is also popular for kite surfing, kayaking and paddle boarding. There is a surf hire store at the beach, plus a take-away cafe, ice-cream shop and gift shop. The beautiful Sands Cafe provides indoor and outdoor seating with spectacular views.

In addition, Croyde Bay is a few minutes further on and Putsborough, Woolacombe and Baggy Point (National Trust) are all just another mile or two from Croyde. Braunton Burrows and the Tarka Trail (an off-road cycle track of more than 30 miles) are also within a few minutes' drive or cycle from the property.

The Devon region

The North Devon Atlantic coast offers some stunning scenery including the amazing Saunton Sands beach, which stretches for miles (just a few minutes' drive away).

You can take the public footpath across the historic Great Field leading to the Braunton Burrows and Crow Point – a fantastic area for walking. Then there's the Tarka Trail, which starts from the village - a 30 mile walk or bike track along the river Taw and Torridge using the old railway line. The renowned Saunton Golf Club is also only a short car ride from the property.

The lovely sandy beach of Croyde Bay, great for surfing, is about 10 minutes away by car. The infamous Thatch pub in Croyde is also great for a bite to eat after a day at the beach. You can climb Baggy Point for some amazing views over to Lundy Island. Putsborough Beach is only a 15 minute drive, along with the popular beach and night life at Woolacombe. Barnstaple town has a good shopping high street and old pannier market, plentiful pubs and restaurants to suit all, plus a cinema, theatre, tenpin bowling and leisure centre with gym and 25m pool. The quaint Tarka train line leaves here for the cathedral city of Exeter an hour away.

Whether you are a surfer, kite boarder, wind surfer, paraglider, walker, cyclist or golfer or if you simply want to relax in beautiful surroundings, there is something for everyone close by.

More Details

Owner
Helen Dees
Member since: 2015
Speaks English
Response time:
Within an hour
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
14 October, 2017

Why Helen Dees chose North Devon

We love this area of North Devon and fell in love with the house due to it's location and stunning views. We have invested a lot of time and effort to completely refurbished the house and feel we have now created a beautuful, modern and relaxing home in which to enjoy your holiday.

What makes this bungalow unique

The house has amazing views across Braunton and the surrounding countryside. It has great space for outside dining, plus a BBQ area. The house has lots of storage space for surf boards, bikes etc. and also an outside shower!

Location

Nearest Beach
5 Kilometres
Saunton Sands

Facilities

Accommodation and facilities for this holiday bungalow in Braunton in North Devon District

Property Type:
  • bungalow
Meals:
  • Self-catering
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 15:00 / Check-out: 10:00
  • Max. occupancy: 5
  • children welcome
  • pets not allowed
  • non smoking only
Location Type:
  • beach
  • near the sea
  • village
Theme:
  • Family
  • Sports & Activities
General:
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking ...
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Hob
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
Bathrooms:
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Bathroom 1 -
  • Plus cloakroom
Bedrooms:
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 5
Entertainment:
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Television
Outside:
  • Terrace
  • Garden
  • Barbecue
  • Water Sports Gear ...
Suitability:
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Attractions:
  • playground
  • restaurants
  • zoo
Leisure Activities:
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • horse riding
  • outlet shopping
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • groceries
  • laundrette - serviced
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • golf
  • bay fishing
  • surfing
  • wind-surfing

Reviews

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Beautiful, modern 2 bedroomed cottage with stunning views across Braunton
average rating of 5.0 based on 15 reviews
5

Lovely bungalow - spacious, comfortable, warm & welcoming

  • 5 of 5

The bungalow is in immaculate condition with everything you could want (except a teapot - so we bought one and left it for others!). Very comfortable and well laid out. Excellent shower over the bath.

The decking area was great, like having another room.

Braunton is a lovely village with local shops and some great restaurants within a 10 minute walk.

The museum is well worth a visit, very small but with a varied collection.

We'd recommend both Braunton and High View.

  • Review Submitted: Oct 7, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Sep 2017
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5

Great little bungalow

  • 5 of 5

We stayed here for a week so the children could learn to surf. The bungalow is in a great location-5 mins to the small town of Braunton, there are enough places to eat here for a week so no need to drive. It was a ten mins drive to the beach- Saunton-this is one of the nicest beaches I have been to, not too busy and a beach cafe and toilets. The bungalow is immaculate and felt like home the minute we walked in.

  • Review Submitted: Sep 9, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Aug 2017
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
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5

Beautiful house and location....perfect!!

  • 5 of 5

The property is lovely, very well equipped, clean and modern. It's location is ideal with lovely views, 5 minutes walk into the village and 5-10 minute drive to numerous beautiful beaches. Ideal for a family with a nice outdoor space. We will definitely return. It was perfect. Thanks you!

  • Review Submitted: Aug 24, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Aug 2017
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
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5

Fantastic well-kept property in great location with beautiful view

  • 5 of 5

We had a fabulous week at High View. The property has been thoroughly modernised and is very well kept. The view from the living room, bedroom and decking was beautiful, and it was great to sit out with a drink after the kids had gone to bed. There were some very nice touches, such as the welcome bottle of wine and coffee, and communicating with the owner was a pleasure. We are surfers and the outside shower made de-sanding kids and wet-suits really easy, and the storage for surf boards was great too. You can walk to the centre of Braunton in around ten minutes and drive to the great beaches at Saunton and Croyde in about the same time. We did not want to leave at the end of our week, and so hope to go back!

  • Review Submitted: Jul 25, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Jul 2017
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Lovely bungalow in a great location. Very comfortable with everything you need.

  • 5 of 5

We loved the location great base for visiting the surrounding area. The verandah is a great place to sit and relax and take in the views. Added bonus is the garden area which was great for catching the evening sun. Helen the owner has made the bungalow very welcoming including the bottle of wine on arrival. Nice walk down to the village with some great places to eat especially Squires fish restaurant.

  • Review Submitted: Jul 10, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Jun 2017
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
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5

Extremely high standard holiday accommodation

  • 5 of 5

Delightful accommodation in every way. The owners have thought of everything for your comfort and convenience. Everything to a very high standard. A beautiful spot.

  • Review Submitted: Jul 1, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Jun 2017
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Prices & Availability

Prices for this holiday bungalow in Braunton, Devon

Rental Basis:
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Owner accepts payment in:
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low season
1 Oct 2017 - 20 Oct 2017
2 night minimum stay
£300
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£480
 
 
oct half term
21 Oct 2017 - 29 Oct 2017
3 night minimum stay
£450
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£550
 
 
low season
30 Oct 2017 - 19 Dec 2017
2 night minimum stay
£300
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£480
 
 
Xmas
20 Dec 2017 - 27 Dec 2017
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£450
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£750
 
 
New Year
28 Dec 2017 - 4 Jan 2018
3 night minimum stay
£450
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£900
 
 
low season
5 Jan 2018 - 9 Feb 2018
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£300
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£480
 
 
Feb Half Term
10 Feb 2018 - 18 Feb 2018
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£450
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low season
19 Feb 2018 - 23 Mar 2018
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£300
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Easter
24 Mar 2018 - 15 Apr 2018
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£450
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spring
16 Apr 2018 - 30 Apr 2018
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£300
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spring
1 May 2018 - 25 May 2018
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£300
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May Half term
26 May 2018 - 2 Jun 2018
7 night minimum stay
£750
for 7 nights
£750
 
 
June
3 Jun 2018 - 29 Jun 2018
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£450
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£625
 
 
July
30 Jun 2018 - 21 Jul 2018
7 night minimum stay
£750
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£750
 
 
Summer Holidays
22 Jul 2018 - 8 Sep 2018
7 night minimum stay
£900
for 7 nights
£900
 
 
shoulder
9 Sep 2018 - 29 Sep 2018
3 night minimum stay
£450
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2 night minimum stay
£300
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£480
 

Additional pricing information

Fees No additional mandatory fees
Refundable Damage Deposit £200

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • 100% refund for cancellations more than 60 days before check-in date.
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