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Honipine house warm, spacious. All year round comfort, country, 20 mins Plymouth

An all year round choice, surprisingly spacious, warm elegant and comfortable. Full width patio door
Electric glowing coal effect fireplace to supliment the heating for coziness with table lamps.
The basin & toilet, large frosted double glazed window separate to the bathroom.
Bathroom with heater and shaver point, 2 towel rails,frosted window and window ledge cabinet, shower
Breakfast terrace decking with view, chairs, table sunshade and hardwood double seat & table.
The kitchen/diner has views of lawns and large trees and suffused with light. Table & chairs for 6.
Light, spacious,warm,fully equipped and personalised. Ideal for this spring, Autumn and winter hols.
All wood wall and base units, spotlights, fully equipped, west facing.
Twin room, opening window, very attractive burgundy and cream decor with Monet large prints. Heater.
King size bed, burgundy/white decor. Bed throw. Attractive prints. Heater. Views of lawns/trees.
Bed.1 pine double wardrobe. Lots of hangers, dressing table. Spot light, mirror, cases go on top.
Bed.2 double wardrobe, lots of hangers. Spot light to dressing table & mirror. Seat, heater.
Pine headboards and bedside tables with drawers. All carpeted. 2 pillows for each person staying.
3ft divan beds, nice views. Cuddly toys for young visitors.
Morning light, but thermal lined curtains to keep out too much light.
Beautiful trees and fields view and the bonus of a rainbow when this was taken.
View from the terrace and bedrooms.
The terrace accessed from the lounge patio doors..
The decking terrace with furniture and the path down to the estate road. Bedroom windows, ground fl.
West sun patio for the afternoon sun with table and chairs. Kitchen window above, below bathroom.
Front door, tiny square of garden, primroses in Spring, west patio sun trap furnished,
Side view of front door, tiny garden, lights for evening, fenced, gate, private.
Green lawns and trees everywhere.
Our afternoon suntrap, perfect after a day's outing for that glass of wine or cup of tea.
A side view of the afternoon seating area.
Bedroom 2, white duvets and burgundy velvet type throws.
Bedroom 1 pine furniture and view of hall with storage heater.
Spacious, warm and comfortable for all year round holiday lets as well as being an elegant and light
1 of 35An all year round choice, surprisingly spacious, warm elegant and comfortable. Full width patio door
Cottage -
2 Bedrooms , 2 Bathrooms , Sleeps 6
Callington, Cornwall, England
Honipine House is special. It is individually decorated, ideal for all year round holidays because it is warm, comfortable, spacious, and cared for as it is our own holiday home. We have often visited at Christmas and New Year in the past, and it is lovely for this time of year. An end cottage in a row on the wooded Honicombe Manor estate, PRIVATELY LET, cottage only, not swimming pools or Gym and it is NOT possible to pay to go into these leisure facilities. We recommend the Tavistock pool 8 miles away, with wave machine, as it is far superior. The Bar/restaurant at Honicombe is available with lots of events, music nights, in season. The cottage has 2 good size ground floor bedrooms, 1 double, one twin, with pine wardrobes, drawers, bedside tables with lamps, mirrors and lots of clothes hangers. The twin has a dressing table and se... Read more
Listing #HL6123535
About the Owner
Mrs C
Languages spoken:Portuguese, English
Response Rate:100%
Response Time:Within a few hours
Interaction with guests
You can arrive at any time of your choosing during the day or evening. You will be given the telephone number of the caretaker/key holder who will meet you at the property (give you directions if needed) and show you around and explain anything, or answer questions about the house, area, etc. She will give you 2 sets of keys. We pride ourselves on an excellent client relationship and will be on the end of a telephone should you need help or information during your stay. There will be flowers and a welcoming card as well as a warm smile to greet you. There is also a drawer full of local leaflets of places to visit, events, pubs, restaurants etc.The house is fully equipped with bedding and towels etc for 6 people.Beds will be made up for you
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1 - 3 of 9 reviews

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Wonderful breakaway with our dogs.Lovely site & couldn’t fault anything. Def recommend Mrs C & Gill ⭐️

Thank Wendy J
Management response:Responded 4 weeks ago

Thank you so much. Please come and stay again, you will be most welcome. Carolyn & Gill.

Reviewed 10 April 2018 via mobile

Excellent place, easily accessible. Decent rooms,Wonderful host. All in all had a very pleasant stay.

Thank chandraMouli B
Management response:Responded 11 April 2018

Thank you for your excellent review. You will be most welcome in the future.

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Reviewed 23 September 2017 via mobile

Lovely accommodation, upside down house to allow appreciation of the views. Very nicely furnished, everything you need! Plenty of local info and games, books supplied as well. Fresh flowers and welcome card on arrival. Lovely touch.

Thank Gwen F
Management response:Responded 29 September 2017

Thank you for your appreciative comments. We love our holiday home and I am so pleased that you and your group enjoyed it too. We would love it if you came again. My very best wishes from Carolyn ( owner) and from Gill ( Carer).

  • Balcony or Terrace
  • Books
  • Cable/satellite TV
  • Cooker
  • Deck
  • Dining Seats (6)
  • DVD Player
  • Full Baths (1)
  • Half Baths (1)
  • Iron
  • Kettle
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room Seats (6)
  • Local Guides/Maps
  • Microwave
  • Outdoor Dining Area
  • Parking
  • Patio
  • Playground
  • Queen Beds:(1)
  • Refrigerator
  • Shared Garden
  • Single Beds:(2)
  • Sofa Beds:(1)
  • Suitable For Children Under 5
  • Toaster
  • Towels Provided
  • TV
  • Washer
House rules
    Pets allowed
    Smoking not allowed
Not suitable for babies or children under 3 years, due to open stairway and no facilities for them e.g. no cot or highchair or playpen. Other children welcome. Pets welcome but...
    1 Full bath
    1 Half bath
    2 Twins
    1 Queen
    1 Sofa
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Dates Min stay Weeknight Weekend night Per week Per month
Default 3 nights
1 Jul 2019 -
7 Sep 2019
3 nights
Please note: rates may have been converted from the original local currency to Euros and are approximate rates that may change due to exchange rate fluctuation. Please contact the manager to confirm actual rates for your requested dates.
  • Damage Deposit: €56 / stay - Deposit
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About the neighbourhood
THE ESTATE ON WHICH THE HOUSE IS SITUATED IS DOWN A LANE AND HAS TALL TREES AND MATURE SHRUBS SET IN GREEN LAWNS WITH PATHS AND A STREAM AND A POND. THERE ARE COUNTRY VIEWS TOWARDS DARTMOOR. ALTHOUGH A COUNTRY ESTATE, MANY ATTRACTIONS ARE EASILY ACCESSIBLE SUCH AS WILDLIFE PARKS, NATIONAL TRUST HOUSES, MUSEUMS AND THE TIN MINING HERITAGE TO EXPLORE TO MAKE YOUR HOLIDAY HERE ONE TO REMEMBER WITH PLEASURE.The Donkey Sanctuary is 200 yards away and The indoor Swimming Pool in Tavistock is great with its waves and slides and a very reasonable cost, set on the park with a canal, tumbling river, tennis and bowls. An arts Theater/cinema is here, a coffee shop in both the pool building and the Arts center.. There are many pleasant walks.
Getting around
Local buses stop outside of Honicombe, just yards from Honipine House. which go into Callington, Calstock and Tavistock. The local train station is at Gunnislake just a mile away, with ample parking.. The train is a very scenic ride of 55 minutes, single track passing over the Calstock viaduct and the estuaries on route to Plymouth, where the main line takes you further into Cornwall or Devon.The buses from Callington take you to Liskeard where you can board the local train to Looe, the beautiful fishing village on the south coast. From Callington buses take you all around the lovely Cornish and Devon areas.
Car advised
How to get there
Ferry: PLYMOUTH: 25.0 km
THE TRAINS FROM THE MIDLANDS, (BIRMINGHAM) TO CORNWALL, FOLLOW A TRACK ALONG THE COAST IN DEVON NEAR TO DAWLISH. THIS IS REALLY BEAUTIFUL. In Summer flights into Newquay Airport, Cornwall, are available from Ryanair, 45 minutes away by car.local buses outside Honicombe Manor are yards away from Honipine House.
Activities nearby
There Is A Golf Course Within 30 Mins Drive, Horse Riding Nearby, There Are Tennis Courts Nearby, Nearest Beach: 25.0 km.
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