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Little Rowans. Couples retreat, close to beaches, open plan living.

Cottage -
1 Bedroom , 1 Bathroom , Sleeps 2
Poughill, Bude, Bude-Stratton, Cornwall, England
Perfect for couples wanting to relax, or enjoying the outdoors life.

5 minutes from the beaches and town centre by car, and with easy walking distance to all amenities. Local pub in the village is only 500 yards away, serving home cooked food and real ales.

Split over two floors, with the lounge, kitchen and dining area, opening on to your own private garden via bi fold doors, bringing the outdoors in. Upstairs there is a large bedroom with superking size bed, seating area, hairdryer, ironing board and iron. Juliette balcony looking out on to open fields. Kitchen is well equipped with dishwasher, fridge freezer, microwave, hob oven, cafetiere, toaster etc. Porch has washing machine and tumble dryer. Large walk in shower downstairs.

For those colder winter days, there's a log burning stove, and underfloor heating to keep you nice...
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Listing #HL9251756
About the Owner
Helen S
Languages spoken:English, French
Response Rate:100%
Response Time:Within a few hours
Listed Since:January 2018
Interaction with guests
We will greet you on your day of arrival. If you arrive late there will be a key safe. All linen is provided for your stay, please bring your own beach towels. There is a picnic bag for your convenience.
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Reviewed 5 weeks ago

What a wonderful experience. The house is absolutely perfect in every detail. The hosts are attentive and so generous in every little thing. We had an amazing stay and hope to repeat this truly great time next year. Many thanks to Andy and Helen.

Date of stay: December 2018
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ratemyfood2016, VR Owner at Little Rowans. Couples retreat, close to beaches, open plan living., responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thankyou for the lovely comments and, much appreciated. We hope to see you both again in 2019

Reviewed 29 October 2018

We loved our short break near Bude. There is so much spectacular scenery to enjoy and lots of great places to eat. Little Rowans is the perfect place to stay. The accommodation is faultless and Helen's hospitality (and delicious scones) was greatly appreciated.

Date of stay: October 2018
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Reviewed 30 September 2018

“Simply the Best” We’ve just spent an amazing week at this beautiful holiday house On our arrival the owners Helen & Andy had left us a cream tea complete with Cornish butter & cheese, & cider, homemade jam & chutney , milk in the fridge...More

Date of stay: September 2018
1  Thank lindasargent
ratemyfood2016, VR Owner at Little Rowans. Couples retreat, close to beaches, open plan living., responded to this reviewResponded 2 October 2018

Thank you for the great review, we really appreciate your feedback and hoping to see you both soon.

  • Balcony or Terrace
  • Cable/satellite TV
  • Central Heating
  • Cooker
  • Deck
  • Dining Seats (4)
  • Dishwasher
  • Dryer
  • Fireplace
  • Freezer
  • Grill
  • Housekeeping Included
  • Internet Access
  • Iron
  • Kettle
  • King Beds:(1)
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room Seats (4)
  • Microwave
  • Patio
  • Private Garden
  • Refrigerator
  • Secure Parking
  • Shower Rooms (1)
  • Stereo System
  • Toaster
  • Towels Provided
  • TV
  • Washer
  • Wi-Fi
House rules
    Not kid-friendly
    Pets not allowed
    Smoking not allowed
    Check in: 3:00 PM
    Check out: 10:00 AM
No parties allowed. Bookings can only be taken from anyone over the age of 18 years old.
    1 Shower
    1 King
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  • Damage Deposit: $191 / stay - Deposit
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About the neighbourhood
Poughill is a small village on the outskirts of Bude, with a local pub serving real ales and home cooked food. There are plenty of public foot paths for walkers, and horse riding oppportunities at the bottom of a private lane next to the property. Poughill has a few thatched properties and one building mentioned in the doomsday book, with a local church dating back to 14th century.
Getting around
A car is recommended to go further a field and explore, but not needed as the town is just a 10-15 minute walk away, the bus stop is just around the corner. The service operates on the hour every hour into Bude, and surrounding areas. The nearest beach is Northcott Mouth which is a 20 minute walk. Summerleaze and Crooklets beach are 5 minutes by car.
Car advised
How to get there
Airport: Exeter: 65.0 km
Railway: Exeter or Bodmin: 40.0 km
Ferry: Plymouth: 65.0 km
Arriving via the M5, drive past the junction for Okehampton and take the next exit 3 miles further on (Souton Cross) Sign posted Bude. At the junction keep in the right hand lane, turn right and follow signs for Holsworthy/ Bude;roughly 28 miles. When you arrive in Stratton village, drive through towards Bude and at the junction turn right. You will see a sign for Wooda carven Park. Follow the A39 for 200 yards , 2nd Junction on the left. Follow the road for one mile. Turn left into poughill village. follow the road through Poughill Village. Past the large church on your right, continue until you come to a T junction. Continue past this for 100 metres. Little Rowans is on the left hand side of the road, next to The Barn and before the Village Hall and methodist Church.
Activities nearby
Fishing Nearby, There Is A Golf Course Within 30 Mins Drive, Horse Riding Nearby, There Are Tennis Courts Nearby, Watersports Nearby, Nearest Beach: 1.5 km.
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