Phoenix Cottage is a detached bungalow set in the coastal resort of Westward Ho! The cottage sleeps six people in three bedrooms, consisting of one double and two twins, as well as a shower room. The cottage also has a kitchen, a sitting room with electric fire and a conservatory with dining area. Outside there's off road parking for one car, a front terrace and an enclosed courtyard with furniture. Phoenix Cottage is a lovely base for families situated within walking distance of a sandy beach.
All ground floor. Three bedrooms with TV: 1 x double, 2 x twin. Shower room with shower, basin and WC. Kitchen. Sitting room with electric fire. Conservatory with dining area.
Electric storage heaters with electric fire. Electric oven and hob, microwave, fridge/freezer, washing machine, 5 x TVs (2 with FreeSat and 3 with Freeview), DVD, CD/radio, WiFi, selection of books, games and DVDs. Fuel and power inc. in rent. Bed linen and towels inc. in rent. Travel cot and highchair. Off road parking for 1 car. Front gravelled garden, plus enclosed courtyard with furniture. Sorry, no pets and no smoking. Shop and pub 10 mins walk. Note: Driveway leading to the property is narrow. Note: Although all ground floor, the property is accessed via several steps from the parking area, and therefore may not be suitable for wheelchair users.
Westward Ho! offers two miles of spectacular coastline, a unique pebble ridge, watersport activities and a golf course. The market town of Bideford is close by and the secluded fishing village of Clovelly is just 8 miles away and boasts quaint cobbled streets. The North Devon coast boasts numerous beautiful beaches, many within easy reach, including those found at Instow, Saunton Sands, Croyde, Woolacombe and Bude.
Devon has quite a few claims to fame such as being the backdrop to many films, including; War Horse - starring Benedict Cumberbatch, Tom Hiddleston, and directed by Steven Spielberg. Sense and Sensibility - starring Emma Thompson, Alan Rickman, Hugh Grant and Kate Winslet. The French Lieutenant's Woman - starring Meryl Streep and Jeremy Irons. Edge Of Tomorrow: Live Die Repeat - starring Tom Cruise, Emily Blunt and Brendan Gleeson. So you may recognise a few of the locations from their appearances on the big screen.
Did you know that Agatha Christie, Reverend John Russell, Sir Francis Drake, and Sir Walter Raleigh all hailed from Devon? Agatha Christie went on to become a best-selling novelist, Reverend John Russell developed the Jack Russell Terrier, Sir Francis Drake circumnavigated the world, and Sir Walter Raleigh became a famous explorer.
South Devon is home to over 20 miles of Torbay coastline which is otherwise known as the 'English Riviera'. Brixton, Paignton and Torquay are the three Riviera towns and are great places to enjoy a day at the seaside. So if you fancy some fresh sea air and picturesque views then visit the 'English Riviera'.
The Dartmoor National Park can be found in Devon and offers visitors a dramatic moorland landscape, ancient woodland, rare wildlife and notable influences, such as the location for Sir Arthur Conan Doyle's Sherlock Holmes case 'The Hound of the Baskervilles'.
We hope you enjoy your break in Devon!