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Blagdon Farm - Swallow

Swallow Lodge is one of eight fully-accessible lodges set in over 10 acres of Devon countryside.
1 of 16Swallow Lodge is one of eight fully-accessible lodges set in over 10 acres of Devon countryside.
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Overview
Cottage -
2 Bedrooms , 1 Bathroom , Sleeps 4
Ashwater, Devon, England
Swallow Lodge is one of only eight fully-accessible, lakeside lodges on a small family-run holiday complex called Blagdon Farm in Devon. Swallow has a comfortable living area with wide patio doors leading out to a south-facing private terrace overlooking magnificent views over our own coarse-fishing lake to the rolling Devon fields and woodland beyond.

Swallow has a double bedroom with a king-sized bed and a twin bedroom with full-sized single beds with crisp white Egyptian-cotton sheets. There is an HDTV with built in DVD/CD in the lounge and a second TV in the master bedroom. The kitchen is equipped with an oven & hob, fridge/freezer, microwave, washer/dryer and dishwasher. All our lodges have individually-controlled gas central heating, double glazing and they are fully-accessible featuring extra-wide doorways, grab rails, and...
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Listing #HL1308908
About the Owner
Helen J
Languages spoken:English
Response Rate:100%
Response Time:Within a day
Listed Since:November 2013
Interaction with guests
Blagdon Farm is a small family-owned business where guests are welcomed with a locally-sourced complimentary Devon cream tea. We will welcome you and show you to your lodge and are happy to answer any questions and deal with any issues during your stay. There is tourist information (including money-off vouchers) available in the vestibule of the swimming pool.
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Reviewed June 28, 2016

We have been going to Blagdon Farm for nearly 10 years but this was the 1st time under the ownership of Ian & Karen. From the moment we turned up we were made to feel very welcome. Karen came to show us round our lodge...More

Thank Scooter-Sharon
Reviewed January 2, 2016

Enjoyed a week here with my disabled mom . Excellent facilities ( loved the heated indoor pool). very wheelchair friendly. Made friends with the hens. great location accessible to both Cornwall and Devon .Fabulous hosts nothing too much trouble.

Thank Aprill R
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Reviewed October 17, 2015

Having visited with our young granddaughter in June, my husband and I came back for a restful week before the winter sets in. Everything in this lovely cottage and its tranquil surroundings perfect, especially for me in a wheelchair. We look forward to visiting again...More

Thank dramadecore
Amenities
  • Alarm Clock
  • Balcony or Terrace
  • Books
  • Central Heating
  • Deck
  • Dining Seats (6)
  • Dishwasher
  • Dryer
  • DVD Player
  • Freezer
  • Game Room
  • Hairdryer
  • Highchair
  • Internet Access
  • Iron
  • Kettle
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room Seats (6)
  • Microwave
  • Outdoor Dining Area
  • Parking
  • Ping Pong Table
  • Pool Table
  • Porch
  • Private Fishing Lake/River
  • Queen Beds:(1)
  • Refrigerator
  • Shared Indoor Pool
  • Shared Yard
  • Shower Rooms (1)
  • Single Beds:(2)
  • Soap/Shampoo Provided
  • Stereo System
  • Stove
  • Suitable For Children Under 5
  • Toaster
  • Towels Provided
  • TV
  • Washer
  • Waterfront
  • Water Views
  • Wheelchair Accessible
  • Wi-Fi
House rules
    Kid-friendly
    Pets not allowed
    Smoking not allowed
    Check in: 3:00 PM
    Check out: 10:00 AM
House Rules
Our full house rules are available on our website under the Terms & Conditions section.
Bathrooms
    1 Shower
Bedrooms
    1 Queen
    2 Twins
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Additional Rate and Availability Information
Prices are based on 4 people sharing. Additional persons over 12 are charged at £60 per person per week or £10 per night for short breaks.
3 night weekend breaks and 4 night weekday breaks are charged at 70% of the applicable weekly rates.
Weekend breaks run from Friday with departures on Monday morning, and weekday short breaks run from Monday afternoon with departures on Friday morning.
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About the neighborhood
The area<Attractions within a 25 mile radius include:<North Devon coast including Bude, Widemouth Bay, Saunton Sands and Westward Ho!:<North Cornwall coast including Padstow and Port Isaac.<The magnificent moors of Dartmoor to the East, Exmoor to the North and Bodmin Moor to the West.<Lundy Island (day trips by boat from Bideford available in season)<Roadford Reservoir and Tamar Lakes, walk, wheel or cycle around the lake, or enjoy a range of watersports including windsurfing, sailing, kayacking and fishing.<Launceston, ancient stannery town and capital of Cornwall.<Holsworthy, bustling market town with charming square and market every Wednesday.<Clovelly, privately owned ancient port with it&s reknown cobbled high street (please note an entrance charge appli... more
Getting around
The lodge is located in rural Devon and is the perfect place to have a peaceful and restful holiday. The nearest train station is Okehampton (about 17 miles to the South East) and buses do run to Holsworthy and Launceston, but essentially, you will need a car to get about, although there are local taxis and car hire companies - both are reasonably priced. Most supermarkets are happy to deliver to our lodges, some guests order their food to arrive on the day they arrive and we are happy to supervise delivery as long as we are aware in advance and it comes after Midday.
Access
Car recommended
How to get there
Airport: Exeter: 49.7 mi
Railway: Liskeard: 24.9 mi
Ferry: Plymouth: 37.3 mi
From Exeter take the A30 towards Bodmin. Take the Launceston exit and follow the signs for the A388 towards Holsworthy. After passing through Launceston, Dutson, St. Giles on the Heath and Chapman's Well go past the Ashwater turning and take the next right turn which is signposted to Blagdon Manor and Blagdon Farm. Take the next right turn which is also signposted to Blagdon Manor. Just before the Blagdon Manor entrance turn right into Blagdon Farm.
Activities nearby
Fishing Nearby, There Is A Golf Course Within 30 Mins Drive, Horse Riding Nearby, Watersports Nearby, Nearest Beach: 8.1 mi.
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