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“A Peaceful retreat”
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The Stables - Sleeps 8 - 4 Bedrooms - 4 Bathrooms
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The Stables - Sleeps 8 - 4 Bedrooms - 4 Bathrooms
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The Stables - Sleeps 8 - 4 Bedrooms - 4 Bathrooms
Stables Lounge Log Fire
Stables 4 Poster en suite
Stables Lounge Kitchen
Stables Twin Room en suite
Stables Lounge
Shower Room en suite
Location - That's Us - in the middle
Knobby the Naughty Ostrich
Stunning View from Picnic Bench on the Hill
Excellent !
People seem to like us....
Moorland Scenery is a short distance
Seaside Fun Close By
Inland Waterways to Discover
The Jurassic Coastline in Walking Distance
Play time at the Beach !
Relax by the River
Glastonbury Tor
Villages to Explore
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4 Bedrooms, 5 Bathrooms, Sleeps 8
Colyton, Devon, England

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“A Peaceful retreat”
Reviewed 25 August 2013 for a stay in August 2013
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My family and I stayed in The Stables on Whitwell Farm last week and we had a great time - especially as the sun shone all week. The cottage was large and comfortable plus each bedroom had an on-suite. Even though you were on a farm we were not bothered by anyone - infact the animals were a pleasant distraction - especially the ostrich.
One small word of warning - you are on a working farm so expect animal sounds and smells - you are in the country!

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27 Aug 2013
Lovely ! Glad you all enjoyed it. We do our best to make it memorable for our visitors. The "countryside smell" that was mentioned was only a neighbouring farmer spreading manure - it only happens once a year ! Usually it is Pleasantly Fragrant around here !!
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