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“Just keep going back. I love it xXx”
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Swallow Lodge is one of eight fully-accessible lodges set in over 10 acres of Devon countryside.
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Swallow Lodge is one of eight fully-accessible lodges set in over 10 acres of Devon countryside.
All lodges have South-facing private balconies with views across the fishing lake to the countryside The kitchen in Swallow has an oven, microwave, fridge freezer, dishwasher and washer/dryer
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Swallow Lodge is one of eight fully-accessible lodges set in over 10 acres of Devon countryside.
All lodges have South-facing private balconies with views across the fishing lake to the countryside
The kitchen in Swallow has an oven, microwave, fridge freezer, dishwasher and washer/dryer
The kitchen in Swallow has a low level work surface which is perfect for wheelchair users
The Master bedroom has a king-sized bed.
All beds are made with crisp white Egyptian-cotton linen.
The fully-accessible wet room is superbly designed and features a roll-in power shower
The wet room is equipped with grab rails for the less mobile as well as lever taps
The lounge area has stunning views to the lake and countryside beyond
Blagdon Farm: 8 luxury lakeside lodges set in stunning Devon countryside just minutes from the coast
Lodges all have covered porches for storing bikes, fishing kit, surfboards and mobility equipment.
The 11m x 5m indoor heated swimming pool (open April-October) and has South-facing sunbathing deck
It's the little extras that make your stay at Blagdon Farm so comfortable
Our Games Room offers a comfortable space to relax in inclement weather.
There is plenty to do in the Games Room, including a book, DVD and games library.
There is a snooker table and TV in the Games Room to enjoy in the evenings.
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Cottage -
2 Bedrooms, 1 Bathroom, Sleeps 4
Ashwater, Devon, England

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Wrexham, United Kingdom
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11 reviews
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“Just keep going back. I love it xXx ”
Reviewed 29 June 2016 for a stay in June 2016

We have been going to Blagdon Farm for nearly 10 years but this was the 1st time under the ownership of Ian & Karen. From the moment we turned up we were made to feel very welcome. Karen came to show us round our lodge and update us on all the equipment and how to operate it along with contact details and different times of opening for the swimming pool and the bar. We stayed for a fortnight and at the end of the 1st week they came to change the bedding and towels. The grounds and all the buildings were kept in too condition. I am disabled and the only fault I had was that the setters were too low down so we hired a chair from Karen for our stay at £9 per week. All other equipment I took with me but you can hire scooters, etc either before arriving or during your stay. I couldn't fault the lodges or Ian and Karen because it was 5*.

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Aprill R
Birmingham, United Kingdom
2 reviews
“Every need catered for.”
Reviewed 3 January 2016 for a stay in October 2015

Enjoyed a week here with my disabled mom . Excellent facilities ( loved the heated indoor pool). very wheelchair friendly.
Made friends with the hens.
great location accessible to both Cornwall and Devon .Fabulous hosts nothing too much trouble.

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Liked best: Heated swimming pool
Travelling group: Other
Your age range 50-64
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rochester kent
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
“Perfection!”
Reviewed 17 October 2015 for a stay in October 2015

Having visited with our young granddaughter in June, my husband and I came back for a restful week before the winter sets in. Everything in this lovely cottage and its tranquil surroundings perfect, especially for me in a wheelchair. We look forward to visiting again next Spring. Our congratulations to the owners for the way they keep the properties and grounds to such a high standard. We had an added bonus of the deer visiting the lake.

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Liked best: everything
Liked least: having to leave!
Travelling group: Spouse/Partner
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rochester kent
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“WOW!”
Reviewed 1 July 2015 for a stay in June 2015

we stayed in this oh so delightfully situated cottage with our young granddaughter over from USA for a visit. It is ideal for a wheelchair user and I particularly liked the dropped work surface in the kitchen! Everything was of a high quality. Lovely welcome by owner and scones, Devon cream strawberry jam and apple juice from their orchard, plus teas and coffee, hot chocolate etc, so thoughtful, super swimming pool including a hoist. Could not fault this wonderful lodge and location will be going again soon.

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Travelling group: Teenagers
Your age range 65+
Would you recommend this hotel to a friend?   Yes.
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Management Response
1 Jul 2015
Thank you so much for this lovely review. We look forward to welcoming you to Blagdon Farm again soon.
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SNatha
1 review
“Picturesque holiday”
Reviewed 11 April 2015 for a stay in March 2015

We thoroughly enjoyed our stay at the Swallow. The owners were very helpful, and the standards very high.
The weather didn't behave during our stay, but with the indoor pool, games room etc, it was a perfect retreat.
We highly recommend it, and already planning our next holiday.

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