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Christine's Shepherds Hut

People2
Bedrooms 1
Bathrooms1
Property type cabin
Minimum Stay 2 nights

Overview

About the property

Christine's Hut is sited on its own in our paddock on the edge of the village.

Looking for the ideal romantic weekend or short mid-week get-away? Look no further. Our cosy Shepherd’s Hut will fit the bill.

We can provide the perfect solution to those looking for a chance to escape from the hustle and bustle of busy lives. This is an opportunity to really relax and unwind in lovely, peaceful surroundings. With beautiful views in the day, amazing evening sunsets and starry, starry night skies (weather permitting!)

The Shepherd’s Hut is situated in its own enclosed paddock, adjacent to our home, Bridge End. It is ideal for couples requiring a short break in the West Country. Located in the beautiful countryside of north-west Devon, our nearest town is Holsworthy, 2 miles (5 mins) away, with its branch of Waitrose and renowned Wednesday farmer’s markets.

The hut is fully equipped for easy self-catering and has everything you might need for your stay. The kitchen and en-suite shower room are fully plumbed, with hot and cold running water. An electric heater and towel rail ensures you will be toasty warm, whatever the weather. A comfortable double bed folds up to provide a table and two padded bench seats for dining and relaxing. All bed linen and towels are included.

The private area outside the hut is furnished with a café table and chairs for al fresco eating and a fire pit to toast marshmallows and keep you warm.

We’ll supply you with a small “welcome pack” to start your break (either breakfast or a cream tea). If you are celebrating a special event – birthday, anniversary or perhaps an engagement – we can arrange for a bottle of “fizz”, chocolates or flowers to greet you on your arrival.

The holiday town of Bude with its famous surfing beaches is easily accessible (approx. 20 mins by car). Other local attractions include the lovely north-west coastline with sandy beaches and beautiful cliff walks. With the Ruby Way and Tamar Lakes close by; the area is also ideal for walking, cycling, fishing and horse riding. Alternatively, the award-winning gardens of RHS Rosemoor and various National Trust properties, such as Lanhydrock will give you a day out to remember.

PLEASE NOTE FOR AUGUST 2017 OUR MINIMUM STAY IS 2 NIGHTS

More Details

Owner
Christine Campbell
Member since: 2017
Speaks English
Response time:
Within 12 hours
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
23 May, 2018

About Christine Campbell

Christine and David retired in 2015 and moved to Devon to be closer to family and our new Grandchildren. We married in 1998 and lived in Northamptonshire before finding our forever home at Bridge End. Between us we spent large parts of working lives in the Pharma industry and NHS.

Christine Campbell purchased this cabin in 2015

Facilities

Accommodation and facilities for this holiday cabin in Holsworthy in Holsworthy Hamlets

Property Type:
  • cabin
Meals:
  • Self-catering
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 16:00 / Check-out: 11:00
  • Max. occupancy: 2
  • not suitable for children
  • pets not allowed
  • non smoking only
Location Type:
  • rural
Theme:
  • Away From It All
  • Romantic
General:
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet ...
  • Linens Provided
  • Parking ...
  • Towels Provided
Kitchen:
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Hob
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 2 people
Bathrooms:
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Bathroom 1 - Toilet , Shower Enclosure
  • The en-suite bathroom is complete with plumbed in toilet, hot and cold water, basin and an electric shower. An electric towel rail keeps the room warm and cosy.
Bedrooms:
  • 1 Bedroom, Sleeps 2
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 Double Bed
  • The double bed is hidden in the wall and folds down for sleeping. There are two little shelves that fold down for a glass of water, spectacles or a book.
Entertainment:
  • Television ...
Outside:
  • Garden ...
Suitability:
  • wheelchair inaccessible ...
Attractions:
  • churches
  • library
  • playground
  • recreation centre
  • restaurants
Leisure Activities:
  • beachcombing
  • horse riding
  • paddle boating
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • groceries
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • golf
  • surfing
  • swimming

Reviews

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(3 traveller reviews)

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Christine's Shepherds Hut
average rating of 5.0 based on 3 reviews
5

Three night stay in the shepherds hut.

  • 5 of 5

Despite the hammering from the wind and rain we endured the weekend of our stay the hut was warm, cosy and dry. We had a super time, the hut was lovely and clean and had everything there we needed. After a long day out in the rain the hot shower was fantastic and the bed so comfortable. It was a pleasure to meet Christine and David, who gave us some helpful tips on where to go and good places to eat. Christine can bake a mean scone I'll have you know. Thank you having us.

  • Review Submitted: 19-Sep-2017
  • Date of Stay: September 2017
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
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5

Shepherds Delight

  • 5 of 5

A beautiful shepherds hut as described, it was immaculately maintained and we were met by David who personally walked us over to the hut, as it was raining , with an umbrella. We were treated to some warm scones on arrival, shown all the facilities and greeted in a friendly manner. I would recommend this this Shepherds Hut as an excellent resting place and a superb base to explore Devon and Cornwall. We stayed for two nights and slept well. Both Christine and David we impeccable hosts and were very helpful with information.

thank you for a great stay

Peter & Hayley

  • Review Submitted: 10-Sep-2017
  • Date of Stay: August 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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5

dream come true

  • 5 of 5

two lovely people greeted us could not believe our eyes when we sore the hut it was fantastic so clean with everything you wanted in it would recommend this to everyone we have told a few of our friends they would like to stay there as well thankyou so much xx

  • Review Submitted: 16-Jul-2017
  • Date of Stay: July 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you so much for the review, Aaron and Chloe. It was really a pleasure to meet you both and we are so glad that you enjoyed your stay, despite the awful weather on Saturday. However, at least you were able to make the most of Friday evening, sitting under the stars, keeping warm with the firepit. We hope your friends will be able to come and stay with us. Kindest regards Christine and David
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Location

Nearest Barpub
1 Miles
Holsworthy
Nearest Golf
2 Miles
Holsworthy Golf Club
Nearest Beach
10 Miles
20 minutes away
Car: necessary

We are close to the Ruby Way and Tamar lakes and just over 30 minutes away from the beautiful RHS gardens at Rosemoor. Swimming and surfing are only 10 miles away at Summerleaze Beach in Bude

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Fees No additional mandatory fees

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • 50% refund for cancellations more than 7 days before check-in date.
  • 100% refund for cancellations more than 14 days before check-in date.
  • Service Fee fully refunded on cancellations that qualify for 100% refund.
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