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“A peaceful retreat in the Devon countryside”
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Cottage -
2 Bedrooms, 1 Bathroom, Sleeps 4
Kingsbridge, Devon, England

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Richard B
London, United Kingdom
Level 1 Contributor
3 reviews
3 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
“A peaceful retreat in the Devon countryside”
Reviewed 10 September 2015 for a stay in August 2015

We simply loved our time at Kingfisher Barn, and would recommend it to anyone who loves beautiful countryside. The Barn was equipped with everything one could possibly need for an independent holiday, and Mike and Judy were excellent hosts, providing us with a lovely welcome and all the information we needed to explore the surrounding area. This would be a perfect place for those with young children, with the plenty of space to play, and the resident farm animals and alpacas to keep them amused. It would not be possible to find a quieter or more relaxing place to stay.

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Liked best: The peace and quiet
Liked least: Haveing to leave at the end of the week!
Travelling group: Spouse/Partner
Would you recommend this hotel to a friend?   Yes.
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C T
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“Fantastic holiday”
Reviewed 28 August 2015 for a stay in August 2015

Our second stay at kingfisher barn, it's in a really lovely part of Devon with great beaches and towns within easy reach.

The kids loved the chickens, alpaca and play ground. The barns are well equipped with everything you need. The washer dryer is a big plus.

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Liked best: Peaceful location and children's play ground
Travelling group: Young Children
Would you recommend this hotel to a friend?   Yes.
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phillips...
Birmingham, United Kingdom
1 review
“Relaxing retreat in idylic surroundings”
Reviewed 12 July 2015 for a stay in June 2015

I went to Kingfisher Barn on the 20th June for a week with my Mom and Niece. We couldn't have asked for anything better. Cottage is set in the heart of the country in beautiful surroundings and nothing is nicer than to wake up hearing the cockerel crowing and eating the newly laid eggs from the chickens. Cottage has all the home comforts and all credit goes both to Judy and Mike who have made the cottage most welcoming.

We would recommend the cottage to anyone looking for somewhere peaceful to relax or if you want to explore then everything is within easy access.

Regards
Samantha

Travelling group: Extended Family
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Carrie_b8...
Nottinghamshire, United Kingdom
1 review
“Relaxing extension to our holiday with fab home cooked goodies!”
Reviewed 9 July 2015 for a stay in July 2015

We had been staying in South Cornwall for a week when we decided to extend our stay and stay 3 nights in the glorious countryside at Kingfisher Barn. We were not disappointed! A wonderful little spot in rural Devon, a fab little barn with all the amenities you could want and the most fantastic welcome pack with homemade bread, scones and strawberry jam, not to mention the lovely little greetings card. Mick and Judy were wonderful and welcoming and keep the barns and most noticeably the gardens immaculately. Kingfisher barn was perfect for our little doggy as it had a beautiful cottage garden with a little gate - he loved his country walks down the lane too! Great stay, good places to visit nearby (Salcombe, Dartmouth etc...). Deposit refunded really efficiently too! Hope to return in the future. Thanks Mick and Judy for a memorable stay. :o)

Travelling group: Extended Family
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kimmerrit...
Warwickshire, United Kingdom
1 review
“Beautiful location, excellent accommodation and hospitality”
Reviewed 20 April 2015 for a stay in April 2015

We stayed at kingfisher barn with our four year old son and 7 month old daughter and we all loved it! The play area was perfect entertainment for our son and the owners involved him in feeding the chickens which he thoroughly enjoyed! The cottage was extremely comfortable and very well equipped - they really thought of everything to make it a home away from home, including a lovely welcome pack of fresh bread, eggs, cream teas and biscuits - great hospitality. The location was great for exploring in and around the Dartmouth area but really peaceful if you just wanted to relax in quiet and beautiful surroundings. I would thoroughly recommend this cottage for anybody of any age, we would definitely go back.

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Liked best: Comfort and facilities in the cottage, and hosts
Liked least: There was nothing I didn't like
Travelling group: Young Children
Would you recommend this hotel to a friend?   Yes.
Recommended for:
Friends getaway Older travelers
Families with young children People with pets
  • Was the property as advertised?
  • Would you recommend the location of this property?
  • Was it a good value for the price paid?
  • Did the property offer wi-fi/internet access?
  • Was your security deposit returned on time?
Was this review helpful? Yes
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