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BATAVIA, smart Dartmoor cottage with access to open moorland, near Lydford

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2 bedrooms
2 bathrooms
4 guests
3 nights minimum
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This semi-detached cottage is situated on Dartmoor, two miles from the Devon village of Lydford, and can sleep four people in two bedrooms.Batavia is a stylish semi-detached cottage on an old Devon farmstead on Dartmoor. The cottage sleeps four people in two downstairs double bedrooms, one with en suite shower room, plus a family bathroom. On the top floor is an open plan living space with seating area, dining area and kitchen area. Outside is a small enclosed lawn with picnic table and a signed route past lakes to open moorland. Two miles from the pretty village of Lydford with its two pubs, Batavia is an excellent base for an active or peaceful Devon holiday. Amenities: Central heating with underfloor heating. Microwave, fridge, freezer, washer-dryer, dishwasher, TV with DVD, WiFi, Fuel...This semi-detached cottage is situated on Dartmoor, two miles from the Devon village of Lydford, and can sleep four people in two bedrooms.Batavia is a stylish semi-detached cottage on an old Devon farmstead on Dartmoor. The cottage sleeps four people in two downstairs double bedrooms, one with en suite shower room, plus a family bathroom. On the top floor is an open plan living space with seating area, dining area and kitchen area. Outside is a small enclosed lawn with picnic table and a signed route past lakes to open moorland. Two miles from the pretty village of Lydford with its two pubs, Batavia is an excellent base for an active or peaceful Devon holiday. Amenities: Central heating with underfloor heating. Microwave, fridge, freezer, washer-dryer, dishwasher, TV with DVD, WiFi, Fuel and power inc. in rent. Bed linen and towels inc. in rent. Cot and highchair available on request, Off road parking for two cars. Enclosed garden. Two well-behaved dogs welcome, Sorry no smoking. Region: Devon, with its quiet country lanes, patchwork of lush green fields and sleepy villages is not to be missed. Stately home lovers will be spoiled and why not finish with a scrumptious Devonshire cream tea? Town: Nestling among mature woodland on the western slopes of Dartmoor, the historic village of Lydford is a jewel in this area of outstanding scenic beauty. To the north, just half a mile away, the high tors come right down to the village edge, while to the south the River Lyd winds its way through Lydford Forest on its tumbling course northwards.More
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Sykes Holiday Cottages
Languages spoken:English
Response Rate:100%
Response Time:Within a few hours
Listed Since:October 2009
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Reviewed 23 May 2017

Welcoming, warm, cosy, attractive, pet friendly cottage, set in lovely surroundings. Friendly helpful hosts. Next to Lydford gorge which is beautiful. From the cottage you can wake up to views of the moors from your bedroom window, and sit in the evening watching the sun...More

Date of stay: May 2017
Thank Janet N
Management response:Responded 25 May 2017

Many thanks for your kind feedback. We are delighted that your stay at Batvia was an enjoyable one, its location sounds perfect idyllic.

Reviewed 23 September 2012

Batavia was a lovely cottage, clean, well appointed, friendly welcome from family dogs and very comfortable 6ft bed. Location could not have been better. Great for cycling, walking and horseriding. Generous welcome food package inc scones and jam! The owners came to say hello and...More

Date of stay: September 2012
Thank bridget_harris
Management response:Responded 24 October 2012

Thanks for taking the time to give us your feedback. We're delighted you enjoyed your holiday and will pass on your comments to the owners. We look forward to welcoming you back to the West Country again soon. Best wishes, Helpful Holidays

Amenities
Pets Allowed: Yes
Smoking Allowed: No
Kid Friendly: Yes
DVD Player
Suitable For Children Under 5
Fishing Nearby
Washer
Central Heating
Dryer
Dishwasher
Towels Provided
Freezer
Golf Course Is On Site Or Within 15 Mins Walk
TV
Parking
Microwave
Rural/Countryside Retreats
Linens Provided
Wi-Fi
Internet Access
Kettle
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Would you recommend this holiday rental for someone who wants to stay near the river?YesNoUnsure
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