For family holidays in Devon you couldn't do better than Widmouth Farm Cottages - between Ilfracombe and Combe Martin, the gateway to Exmoor, on the North Devon coast. We have spectacular views overlooking wonderful Watermouth Cove and 35 acres of gardens, woodland and a private beach on the Devon National Heritage Coastline. Widmouth Farm Cottages is in an area of outstanding natural beauty, and offers the perfect self catering holiday for families and people of all ages. For SPECIAL OFFERS, scroll down!
On-line booking facility (go to 'Avail/Prices' on menu bar above). For SUMMER 2014 SPECIAL OFFERS & LATE AVAILABILITY as well as SEASONAL EVENTS & THINGS TO DO scroll down.......
Family beach holidays
Our private beach is just 500 yards from the cottages a 2 minute walk through the sheep fields! It is large and sandy for about 2 hours either side of low tide. Our regular visitors return to our self-catering holiday cottages to walk, fish, golf (special offers at Ilfracombe Golf Club). Use our lovely beach or simply relax in this peaceful, tranquil setting.
Farm holidays in Devon
Children are welcome and so are dogs & many other pets (excluding cats). We have regular animal feeding & handling sessions for visitors who wish to join in. This usually includes the sheep (lambs in spring, usually with one or two being bottle fed), tame goats, alpacas, pigs, turkeys, chickens, ducks, rabbits and guinea pigs!
We are open all year for self catering holidays, long or short breaks. FOR RECENT CUSTOMER FEEDBACK see our reviews on TRIP ADVISOR: http://www.tripadvisor.co.uk/Hotel_Review-g191252-d2015238-Reviews-Widmouth_Farm_Cottages-Ilfracombe_Devon_England.html
LATE AVAILABILITY & SPECIAL OFFERS
Must be booked by telephone: 01271 863743 - if answerphone cuts in PLEASE leave a message as we are out on the farm or in the cottages!
Arrivals & departures USUALLY on Fridays & Mondays (price may vary if other combinations of days)
Friday 29 August for 3 nights:
Cottage for 3 £250
Mon 1 September for 4 nights:
Cottage for 8 £500
5 SEPTEMBER to 23 OCTOBER 2014
Cottage for 2 £390 for 7 nights & £250 for short break
Cottage for 3 £450 for 7 nights & £300 for a short break
Cottage for 4 or 5 £500 for 7 nights & £350 for a short break
Cottage for 6 £600 for 7 nights & £400 for a short break
Cottage for 8 £800 for 7 nights & £500 for a short break
COUPLES RATE using only 1 bedroom in a larger cottage:
£450 for 7 nights & £300 for a short break
These offers apply to bookings made on or after 20 August 2014
TELEPHONE 01271 863743 OR EMAIL: firstname.lastname@example.org
SEASONAL EVENTS & THINGS TO DO!
Ilfra Expo, Ilfracombe Arts Festival 5 July to 14 August 14
Ilfracombe Bandstand Sunday Concerts
From June 29 to August 31st, 2pm to 4pm by the Landmark
Evening talks at Ilfracombe Museum, Tuesdays 7.30-9pm
June 24 Edible Seaweed: Past & Present Uses Dr Sarah Hotchkiss, Cybercolloids
Borough Farm http://www.boroughfarm.co.uk/our-displays/borough-farm-displays/
Home of the Sheepdog Mist. Wonderful displays & experiences
Combe Martin Museum, Wednesday Workshops - phone 01271 889031 to book your place
May 14 and June 11 Stained Glass, preparing, soldering and finishing (no glass cutting)
Castle Hill, Filleigh, EX32 0RQ ~ the glorious Palladian home of the Earl & Countess or Arran www.castlehilldevon.co.uk
July 17 to 21 Somersault Festival ~ a new festival of music, adventure & outdoor living, headlining Jack Johnson and Ben Howard. Full details see or www.somersaultfestival.com. Tickets from £39.50
August 7 The Castle Hill Car Festival
August 21 Illyria present Macbeth ~ an outdoor theatre production in the gardens at Castle Hill. Tickets from The Plough Arts Theatre 01805 624624
Devonshire School of Cookery - 1 day classes at Castle Hill, Filleigh, the glorious home of the Countess of Arran every Wednesday £89 per person. Special Offer until 17 Sept 14, book 2 places and the second is half price. Lovely lunch to enjoy during the course and you take home your supper! http://www.devonshireschoolofcookery.com/
Ilfracombe, our local town & fishing harbour, graced by Damien Hirst's statue Verity, always has lots going on. For up-to-date information on local events, please click through to the Ilfracombe Diaries: http://www.visitilfracombe.co.uk/ilfracombe-diaries
RHS Rosemoor 2014 Events Leaflet - click here to download and see what is going on at any time of year, there is always plenty!: http://www.rhs.org.uk/Gardens/Rosemoor/pdfs/ROSEMOOR-Garden---Events-leaflet-2014
Exmoor is the place for spectacular walks, glorious villages, exciting adventures - just visit this website to find out more: http://www.exmoor-nationalpark.gov.uk/