- Cottages with wheelchair access
- Dog & Pet Friendly Accommodation
- Family orientated
- Cottages with wi-fi internet
- Traditional Cottages
- Friday Changeover day
- Saturday Changeover day
- Luxury Cottages
- Cottages with Sea Views
- Walk to the Beach
- Cottages near Horses / Riding Stables
- Cottages near Cycle Paths
- Walk to Amenities
- Cottages with rural Views
Cottages in West Down, Lee, Ilfracombe & Hele Bay
Hidden within rolling hills and valleys, West Down is secluded yet deceptively close to all of North Devon"s local amenities.
Close By is Braunton, a convenient centre for touring North Devon, and just 5 miles further is the areas largest town Barnstaple. A 10 minute drive to the north leads to the harbour side town of Ilfracombe. Ideal for walking and touring, the town also offers a good variety of shops and facilities including the landmark theatre. From the harbour a short boat ride unveils some dramatic coastline. A longer ride can Lundy island. Further around the coast, set in Fuchsia Valley, is the tiny village of Lee, famous for its muffin and tea room.
The award winning beach of Hele Bay offers safe bathing in a small cove within an Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty. The beach offers sandy and shingle patches, rock pools and welcomes dogs. Sailing, Surfing, Windsurfing, Fishing etc are all popular activities at Hele. Hele Bay is set in a "Coastal Preservation" area adjacent to Hilsborough "Nature Reserve". This beach has previously won awards for "Clean Bathing Water & Good Beach Management". The latest been in 2006. Other activities within easy walking distance of Hele Bay include 18 hole golf course, indoor swimming pool and South West Coastal Path. Within approx 5 minutes drive is Watermouth Bay and the popular "Watermouth Castle."