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Ivy Barn at Helscott Barns

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2 Bedrooms , 2 Bathrooms , Sleeps 4
Widemouth Bay, Bude, Bude-Stratton, Cornwall, England
Ivy Barn is a lovely detached cottage ,part of the Helscott Barn complex it is set away from the others with a large garden with views over the countryside.The stable door opens into the living room with galleried twin bedroom, a pretty twinkling chandelier casts a gentle glow overhead.The living room has a large leather corner sofa and antique french long case clock and wide screen TV,stairs lead up to the gallery with a small double bed and a single, ideal for both family and friends.The master bedroom is off the living room with a hand made teak 4 poster bed and en suite shower room, the family bathroom with huge corner bath is also on the ground floor.The separate kitchen has all the mod cons you would expect, dishwasher, fridge/freezer and microwave, there is also a BBQ on the patio, a window overlooks the view.The cottage is all on... Read more
Listing #HL134311
About the Owner
John and Yvonne C
Languages spoken:English
Response Rate:100%
Response Time:Within a few hours
Listed Since:June 2010
Interaction with guests
We live in the farmhouse tucked behind the barns and from the first time we meet you on arrival, show you in and give you the keys you know we will be on hand when needed ready to give you advice on places to visit and good venues for eating out.
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Reviewed 15 September 2018

Thankyou for our lovely stay at ivy barn,it was perfect a slice of heaven.we could not find fault with anything,the cottage is amazing with its four poster bed and on suite shower room and a bonus was the extra bathroom with its super size corner...More

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JandYCawson, VR Owner at Ivy Barn at Helscott Barns, responded to this reviewResponded 18 September 2018

Thank you Monica, it was a delight to meet both of you and the lovely dogs, next time I will take them for a walk along the canal path down to the sea, there are lots of places still to explore in Cornwall and Devon...More

Reviewed 22 May 2017

We had a very nice stay at the Ivy Barn Cottage. Cottage had plenty of space and utilities. It would easily fit a couple with 2/3 children. We were 10 mins from beautiful Widemouth Bay for walks and within easy reach to Bostcastle, port Isaac...More

Thank moggy2017
JandYCawson, VR Owner at Ivy Barn at Helscott Barns, responded to this reviewResponded 4 June 2017

Thank you for taking the time to leave a review, it was lovely to meet you both and Lily and hope to see you again.

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Reviewed 21 April 2017 via mobile

Had a lovely stay at ivy Barn for 3 nights 2 adults and a 4yr old and 9month old baby,child friendly for us with closed garden not having to worrie, our hosts very helpful and friendly, place situated perfectly 5 mins from bude and local...More

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JandYCawson, VR Owner at Ivy Barn at Helscott Barns, responded to this reviewResponded 23 April 2017

Thank you for your review, it was lovely to meet you all and looking forward to seeing you again.Yvonne and John

  • Balcony or Terrace
  • Central Heating
  • Cooker
  • Dining Seats (4)
  • Dishwasher
  • Double Beds:(2)
  • Dryer
  • DVD Player
  • En Suite Rooms (1)
  • Freezer
  • Full Baths (1)
  • Grill
  • Highchair
  • Internet Access
  • Iron
  • Kettle
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room Seats (4)
  • Microwave
  • Parking
  • Private Garden
  • Refrigerator
  • Single Beds:(1)
  • Stereo System
  • Suitable For Children Under 5
  • Toaster
  • TV
  • Washer
  • Wheelchair Accessible
  • Wi-Fi
Additional amenities & feature info
Large flat screen TV.Twin beds in galleried bedroom are a single and small double.All on one level downstairs,easy access to the bedroom and main bathroom.The beds are made up ready for you and towels can be provided for £3.00 pp, dogs are welcome at £25 each per booking.
House rules
    Pets allowed
    Smoking not allowed
    Check in: 4:00 PM
    Check out: 10:00 AM
Dogs welcome at £25 per pet. Arrival and departure times outside of those stated must be confirmed in writing after agreement with owners. Address to be provided to conform with...
    1 Full bath
    1 Attached (ensuite)
    1 Twin
    2 Fulls
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  • Towels if required per person: $6 / stay - Fee
  • Pets per pet: $48 / stay - Fee
  • Damage Deposit: $192 / stay - Deposit
Additional Rate and Availability Information
No Booking fees pay by direct bank transfer,cheque or paypal
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About the neighbourhood
Bude has been welcoming visitors since Victorian times. On the surface, Bude is a family-orientated seaside resort. The sea surges onto the clean sandy beaches towards the rugged coastline and towering cliffs. Bude also has some of the best surfing in the world alongside swimming and a whole host of water-based activities.A car is recomendedNot for you then how about sea or canal fishing or cycling on one of the many tracks It doesn’t take long to discover that Bude is possibly more diverse than any other holiday destination in Cornwall
Getting around
A car is recommended for sightseeing, Bude is within easy driving distance from most of the sights in both Devon and Cornwall, there are bus routes and express coach from Bude to numerous destinations.
Car advised
How to get there
Airport: Newwquay: 70.0 km
Railway: Barnstaple: 70.0 km
Ferry: Plymouth: 70.0 km
Fly to Newquay airport from numerous destinations. Car hire recommended for a 40 mile journey taking about 1 hour or fly to Exeter airport from numerous destinations.,car hire recommended for a 50 mile journey taking just over an hour .Brittany Ferries Roscoff France to Plymouth England car journey 43miles taking about 1. 1/4 hours.Train stations at Exeter, Barnstaple and Bodmin Parkway all around an hour away with frequent buses from Exeter and Barnstaple to Bude.
Activities nearby
Fishing Nearby, There Is A Golf Course Within 30 Mins Drive, Horse Riding Nearby, There Are Tennis Courts Nearby, Water Park Nearby, Watersports Nearby, Nearest Beach: 2.0 km.
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