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Magical Country Hideaway with Fishing

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Michael

Magical Country Hideaway with Fishing

4 guests
2 bedrooms
2 beds
1 bath
4 guests
2 bedrooms
2 beds
1 bath
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Michael is a SuperhostSuperhosts are experienced, highly rated hosts who are committed to providing great stays for guests.

Authentic 19th Cent. gamekeeper's cottage set in some of the most beautiful countryside in England - many original features with well-stocked log fires, squishy sofas, & large well-maintained private garden. Fish Cottage is the ideal spot for a romantic weekend or a countryside adventure with family or friends. Woodland walks, riding, cycling & fishing available. Great pubs/food nearby incl. "War Horse" pub, Duke of York. Dogs welcome. (See our other listing: www.airbnb.com/rooms/21244654?)

Amenities

Free parking on premises
Kitchen
Essentials
Wifi
Indoor fireplace
Hair dryer

Sleeping arrangements

Bedroom 1
1 double bed
Bedroom 2
1 double bed

House Rules

No smoking
No parties or events
Check-in is anytime after 3PM
Check out by 10AM

Availability

83 Reviews

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Kathy User Profile
Kathy
August 2018
A special gem in the middle of Devon, very quiet and relaxing, private garden with vegetables to pick. Clean, historical, close to train station, but the roads to and from are narrow if you are not used to them. Not touristy, but hiking trails are all around. Couple good places t…
Joyce User Profile
Joyce
March 2018
Total dream cottage. Beyond expectations. Tastefully done and so cozy. Michael is an excellent host, responsive and full of wonderful tips. Surrounding area is beautiful. Very highly recommend!!
Anya User Profile
Anya
August 2017
Our stay at the Fish Cottage was wonderful. We have stayed for over a month in this place and found that everything we needed was there. The place is very cozy and quaint yet clean and functional. The kitchen is well equipped and we used both the range and the stove. We also used…
Chris User Profile
Chris
November 2016
Fish Cottage is wonderful! In a lovel secluded setting of a short row of cottages, Fish Cottage makes you feel instantly at home. It is actually significantly larger than would appear from the pictures and delightfully decorated with a combination of handsome antiques, comfy cou…
Lily User Profile
Lily
June 2018
The cottage is beautiful, with a large garden and surrounded by nature. The interior is lovely and cosy and the surrounding area was great to explore as well as the towns near, with great pubs and lovely people! The hosts were very helpful and didn't mind us turning up late on th…
Iain User Profile
Iain
June 2018
Quirky retreat in lovely surroundings. Staying in Fish Cottage was a bit like stepping back in time - you get a real feeling of time slowing down as you walk through the door and relax. Make sure you're ok with no TV, microwave, dishwasher or shower but the place is all the bet…
Stephen User Profile
Stephen
May 2018
Fish Cottage is a true haven and retreat. There are some good local walks in the woods which surround the property. The cottage is well provided in terms of broadband and other practicalities. As a retreat however you do need to travel by car to local amenities. Alternatively you…
Michael User Profile
Response from Michael:
Just a quick note on distance from amenities. Eggesford station is a walk away - with links to Barnstaple and the city of Exeter, the local towns of Chulmleigh and Winkleigh - with pubs and shops, are a 10 minute drive.
May 2018

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New York, New York, United StatesJoined in September 2014
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Julie and I love returning to the Devonshire countryside to relax and have fun away from the big city of New York where we live part of our time. My roots are in Devon and I love to fish the local rivers and explore the North Devon countryside just as I did as a boy. The river Ta…
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