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Three Owls Lodge

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3 bedrooms
2 bathrooms
8 guests
4 nights minimum
Cabin Holiday Rental
WE WILL PAY FOR YOUR MEMBERSHIP TO PENSTOWE MANOR LEISURE FACILITIES WHICH INCLUDE A 22 METRE TROPICALLY HEATED INDOOR SWIMMING POOL . Hartland Forest Golf Club , within which the lodge is situated , is set in hundreds of acres of Forestry Commision woodland and is only two miles inland from the Atlantic Highway which runs along , and gives access to , the whole of the North Devon and Cornwall coastline and beaches . The lodge has uninterrupted views over the adjacent countryside . The immediate area is home to many species of birds such as Woodpeckers and Barn Owls and otters can be seen in the nearby river . Wild deer also inhabit the adjoining woodland . The rental charge on this property includes full reimbursment to guests for the use of the Penstowe Manor leisure facilities 10...WE WILL PAY FOR YOUR MEMBERSHIP TO PENSTOWE MANOR LEISURE FACILITIES WHICH INCLUDE A 22 METRE TROPICALLY HEATED INDOOR SWIMMING POOL . Hartland Forest Golf Club , within which the lodge is situated , is set in hundreds of acres of Forestry Commision woodland and is only two miles inland from the Atlantic Highway which runs along , and gives access to , the whole of the North Devon and Cornwall coastline and beaches . The lodge has uninterrupted views over the adjacent countryside . The immediate area is home to many species of birds such as Woodpeckers and Barn Owls and otters can be seen in the nearby river . Wild deer also inhabit the adjoining woodland . The rental charge on this property includes full reimbursment to guests for the use of the Penstowe Manor leisure facilities 10 minutes away at Kilkhampton where facilities include 22 metre tropically heated indoor pool , giant widescreen TV , sauna and jacuzzi * , pool tables * , table tennis * , tennis court * , squash court * , badminton courts * , amusement arcade , children's play area , cabaret suite , lounge bar and restaurant . ( * denotes extra cost ) The facilities are open seasonally . Bude , twenty minutes away , offers excellent shopping restaurants and bars , a leisure pool and sports activities , coarse and sea fishing. Surfing canoeing and body boarding schools can also be found in Bude and sailing in Kilkhampton. The Property : A lovely detached authentic Finnish lodge ( designed , and built on site by Finnish professionals ) is situated within Hartland Forest Golf and Leisure Parc , 2 miles from Woolsery . Finished to a standard of excellence , this charming, ground floor property offers well equipped, open plan accommodation with en suite facilities and a delightful decked area , ideal for alfresco dining / barbeques . There are also two fishing lakes onsite stocked with Carp , Roach and Tench . FISHING IS FREE TO GUESTS AT THE LODGE . This is a perfect base from which to enjoy the Devon and Cornwall coastline and to explore all that the region has to offer. The immediate area has many attractions for children - The Big Sheep and Milky Way are a short drive ( 15 minutes) from the Lodge . The ' Eden Project ' is approximately one hour's journey from the lodge whilst Jamie Oliver's Restaurant at Watergate Bay and Rick Stein's Restaurants at Padstowe are fifty minutes away . Accommodation The lodge is built on one level . There are three bedrooms : 1 x double with en suite ( shower, basin & WC ) , 2 x twin . Bathroom with bath plus shower over, basin & WC . Open plan fitted kitchen with fridge , freezer , dishwasher , coffee maker , microwave . Crockery and cutlery are all included as are all cooking utensils . Dining area and lounge with two settees ( one of which doubles as a sofabed if more than six guests are present ) . Amenities Thermostatically controlled heating throughout . Electric oven & hob , microwave , fridge , separate freezer , coffee maker , dishwasher , 32' TV with Freeview , DVD , CD /MP3 / Radio . ELECTRICITY ( March - October ) , BED LINEN AND TOWELS INCLUDED IN TARIFF . TV's with Freeview in two bedrooms . Off road parking for unlimited number of cars . Decked area with furniture for relaxing or barbecues . There are numerous DVDs , board games and a set of golf clubs provided in the lodge for guests . A high chair and travel cot are also available at no extra cost - the lodge is most definitely toddler friendly ! The lodge is a non smoking property . * Reimbursment for Penstowe access is unavailable on short breaks and rentals under £475 per week .More
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David T
Languages spoken:English
Response Rate:100%
Response Time:Within a few hours
Listed Since:June 2007
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Reviewed 11 August 2019 via mobile

Thoroughly enjoyed our stay. The lodge is spacious, well kitted out, cosy and clean. We really enjoyed all the toys and games that were provided. Would love to come again

Date of stay: August 2019
Thank Lizzybeebee
Venture398793, VR Owner at Three Owls Lodge, responded to this reviewResponded 12 August 2019

Thanks for this Liz , We look forward to your return ! David

Reviewed 23 July 2019 via mobile

We stay at the lodge same time last year. The accommodation is immaculate. Very spacious and is equipped with everything you need. It's a very peaceful location, somewhere nice to get away from it all. Plenty of room outside for the kids to play. It's...More

Date of stay: July 2019
Thank Nichola73
Venture398793, VR Owner at Three Owls Lodge, responded to this reviewResponded 23 July 2019

Thanks Nichola , I hope you decide to come back again next year ! Best Wishes , David

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Reviewed 24 June 2019

We loved the lodge, it’s very comfortable and clean. It’s great for young kids, plenty of green space to play, enclosed deck, all on one level, high chair and cot available - there was even a hand blender if you’re making baby purées. The surroundings...More

Date of stay: June 2019
Thank N2673TKsarahj
Venture398793, VR Owner at Three Owls Lodge, responded to this reviewResponded 27 June 2019

Thanks for your review Sarah , It was a pleasure to arrange your holiday and we hope you will return soon . David

Reviewed 2 June 2019

Hartland Forest Lodges are located in a very quiet area surrounded by things to see and do (within 15-20 min) by all sorts of weather. The Lodge is in excellent state, warm and bright, large enough for 4 adults, 2 children (and even 2 dogs)...More

Date of stay: May 2019
Thank Etienne_Arman
Venture398793, VR Owner at Three Owls Lodge, responded to this reviewResponded 2 June 2019

Thanks for your comments Etienne . It was a pleasure to arrange your holiday and we look forward to your return . David

Reviewed 21 April 2019 via mobile

Hartland lodges are an absolute must as a get away from it all place, silent except for the wildlife, ideally situated with Budes beautiful beach a short drive away, Hartland Quay is gorgeous. We will continue to visit when ever we can.

Date of stay: April 2019
Thank Jilian69
Venture398793, VR Owner at Three Owls Lodge, responded to this reviewResponded 21 April 2019

Thanks for your review Jill . We hope to see you again soon . Regards , David

Amenities
Pets Allowed: Yes
Smoking Allowed: No
Kid Friendly: Yes
DVD Player
Suitable For Children Under 5
Refrigerator
Shared Outdoor Pool (Heated)
Highchair
There Is A Golf Course Within 30 Mins Drive
Cycling Trips
Water Park Nearby
TV
Parking
Shared Garden
Rural/Countryside Retreats
Horse Riding Nearby
Internet Access
Children's Pool
Toaster
Cooker
Grill
Sauna
Private Fishing Lake/River
Fishing Nearby
Gym
Hot Tub
Game Room
Pool Table
Long Term Rentals (Over 1 Month)
Alarm Clock
Central Heating
Dryer
Dishwasher
Freezer
Iron
Beach Or Lakeside Relaxation
Stereo System
Hiking Trips
Microwave
Balcony
Ping Pong Table
Wi-Fi
Kettle
Watersports Nearby
Terrace
Shared Indoor Pool
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FREE FISHING AT THE TWO ON SITE LAKES IS AVAILABLE TO GUESTS The Lodge was built and fitted out to an extremely high standard and level of comfort and the interior walls and ' Cathedral ' ceiling are pine which makes for a superb living environment . WE WILL REIMBURSE GUESTS FOR THE USE OF PENSTOWE MANOR LEISURE FACILITIES IN KILKHAMPTON 15 MINUTES FROM THE LODGE EFFECTIVELY MAKING THE USE OF THE FACILITIES FREE OF CHARGE . THE PENSTOWE FACILITIES INCLUDE AN INDOOR POOL , RESTAURANT , BARS , ENTERTAINMENT ETC .
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About the neighbourhood
There are many local beaches and coves including Sandymouth Bay, Duck Pool, Bucks Mill, Bude, Northcott Mouth, Crooklets, Summerleaze and Widemouth Bay, Westward Ho!, Instow, Braunton and Saunton Sands. Surfing is a popular pastime at many local beaches - British Surfing Association approved tuition is available at Bude. At the Tamar Lakes there is a watersports centre offering sailing, windsurfing and canoeing. Rowing boats are also available for hire. Sea shore fishing is accessible from many places including Clovelly, Hartland Quay and Appledore and sea fishing trips go out from Clovelly. Coarse fishing locations include the Upper Tamar Lake, Jennetts, Melbury and Darracott reservoirs and trout fishing is available at Roadford and Colliford Lakes. Wreck diving is available off Lund...
How to get there
From junction 27 of the M5 take the North Devon Link Road (A361), bypass the town of Barnstaple on to the A39 towards Bideford and Bude. Cross the bridge at Bideford, bypassing the town and continuing towards Bude. Pass through Fairy Cross, Horns Cross and Bucks Cross and at Clovelly Cross, a roundabout with adjacent garage, continue straight on towards Bude. Four miles from this point you will come to the brow of a hill on Bursdon Moor, turn left signposted for West Yagland. Follow this road for just over one and a half miles, ignore the sharp right bend and carry straight over the small junction signposted Hartland Forest, continue for 300 yards until you reach the entrance on your right. . Travel time from junction 27 of the M5 is approximately one hour and fifteen minutes. From Barnsta...
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