• About The Shippon

    Head off on a romantic adventure with your loved one. Explore the beautiful Devon countryside during the day, and then snuggle in front of the wood burner on an evening.

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      1 bedroom(s)

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      Up to 2 people

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      pet(s) allowed

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    Cottage features
    • Bike store
      Bike store
    • Detached property
      Detached property
    • DVD player
      DVD player
    • Ground floor facilities
      Ground floor facilities
    • Main fuel or power incl.
      Main fuel or power incl.
    • Garden / patio
      Garden / patio
    • Golf nearby
      Golf nearby
    • Horse riding nearby
      Horse riding nearby
    • Romantic collection
      Romantic collection
    • Rural location
      Rural location
    • Television
    • Woodburning stove
      Woodburning stove
    • Christmas themed cottage
      Christmas themed cottage
    • WiFi
    • Short breaks all year
      Short breaks all year
    • Bed linen & towels included
      Bed linen & towels included
    • Washing machine
      Washing machine
    • Fishing nearby
      Fishing nearby
    • Pets – not allowed
      Pets – not allowed
    • Car parking - on site
      Car parking - on site
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    Customer reviews by Reevoo
    Hoseasons "Head off on a romantic adventure with your loved one. Explore the beautiful Devon countryside during the day and then snuggle in front of the wood burner on an evening.2 steps to entrance.\n\n\nAll on the \nground floor.\nOpen plan living space.\nLiving area \nWith wood burner Freeview TV DVD player iPod dock single sofa bed for flexible sleeping arrangements and French doors leading to courtyard.\n\nDining area.\nKitchen area \nWith electric cooker microwave fridge freezer and washing machine.\n\nBedroom \nWith kingsize bed and en-suite with shower cubicle and toilet. \n Electric central heating electricity bed linen towels and Wi-Fi included. Initial logs for wood burner included. Welcome pack. Courtyard with decking sitting-out area and garden furniture. Bike store. Private parking for 3 cars. No smoking. Please note The property has a natural water supply from a borehole. There are 3 steps in the courtyard. No children under 16 years old except babes in arms. \n A romantic retreat nestled amidst the glorious Devon countryside with cycling and walking trails close by yet just 15 miles from the breathtaking North Cornish coast. The Shippon is the perfect holiday choice to escape the hustle and bustle at any time of year. This detached holiday property sits peacefully in a secluded corner of the owner’s grounds with its own private driveway. The large deck and pretty garden are ideal to enjoy an al-fresco supper and the cosy wood burner is perfect to curl up beside on a chilly evening.\nStunning ruby countryside surrounds The Shippon with woodland and country walks from the door it really is the perfect holiday choice for guests wanting to unwind. The wide golden sands of Bude and Widemouth Bay are just 15 miles with excellent surfing pretty coves and dramatic coastal walks along with shopping and leisure facilities including 10 pin bowling a wave pool restaurants bars and coffee shops. Holsworthy 6 miles away has a good selection of local shops and supermarkets along with a leisure centre and weekly market. The market towns of Launceston and Okehampton are only a short drive away and there are several good local pubs and restaurants close by to have a break from the cooking.\nFishing riding watersports and golf are all on offer close by and Dartmoor National Park is a must for nature lovers. RHS Rosemoor is a haven for gardeners and golfers can enjoy three well-groomed courses. If you want to explore further afield the pretty fishing villages of Port Isaac Tintagel Padstow and Clovelly are close by. Beach 15 miles. Shop 3 miles pub and restaurant 2½ miles.\n \n " https://img.chooseacottage.co.uk/Property/137/840/1377216.jpg UKC735

    The Shippon reviews collected by Reevoo

    9.9 out of 10 – based on 7 reviews

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    out of 10

    Lovely base for our holiday. Very clean and comfortable cottage, so peaceful.



    out of 10

    Third time at the shippon, relaxing and very comfortable, spotlessly clean every thing you need for a holiday always 5*. Lots of places to visit all within easy reach. The villiage pub serves very good food. We hope to make 2020 our 4 visit. Thank you Kim&Allan thank you Kim for your lovely cakes and cream tea



    out of 10

    A warm welcome from Kim & Alan with cream tea milk & fresh eggs in the fridge, pity the weather was not good but got to do what we wanted, we would go back again.



    out of 10

    Absolutely lovely holiday great accommodation lovely welcome just perfect. Nothing much very close so had to drive out all the time but that is what we were looking for so no complaints. Hope yo return later in the year.



    out of 10

    A well equipped cottage in a quite sucludd location. If you want piece and quite this is the ideal location. Good central location to see Devon



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