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The Old Chicken Shed

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7 reviews
Living Room
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Double Bedroom
Twin Bedroom
Front fields
View from patio
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2 Bedrooms , 1 Bathroom , Sleeps 6
Croyde, Braunton, Devon, England
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Graham P
Loughborough, United Kingdom
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2 reviews
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Reviewed September 17, 2017 for a stay in September 2017

This was my first time at the old chicken shed and I wasn't disappointed it was just like the pictures on the booking site but better a lovely comfy bed and a bathroom to die for and the living room with views over the fields with the horses and for those who like country walks to the beach great.not to...

Warrington, United Kingdom
1 review
Reviewed June 8, 2015 for a stay in May 2015

After holidaying for four years in this area it was an absolute pleasure to find this holiday apartment. The apartment itself was spacious, modern and very well equipped. Everything you think you would need was here, from fresh, clean bedding to the most amazing welcome basket, we couldn't of asked for anything more. The hospitality from our hosts was second...

Management response:

Thank you for your kind comments. We are delighted that you enjoyed your stay. We (humans & ponies!) very much look forward to welcoming you back next year.


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Donna H
Oldbury, United Kingdom
1 review
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Reviewed September 13, 2014 for a stay in August 2014
person found this review helpful

Me and my family stayed in 'The Old Chicken Shed' August Bank Holiday week and as this was my first holiday experience with booking through Holidays Lettings I have to say it was the right choice and I would recommend it to everyone. The initial booking process and communication with the owner was very easy and hassle free. The accommodation...

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Thank you for your kind comments. It was a pleasure to welcome you here and we all (humans & animals!) look forward to welcoming you back.


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  • Balcony or Terrace
  • Cable/satellite TV
  • Central Heating
  • Dining Seats (6)
  • Double Beds:(2)
  • DVD Player
  • Freezer
  • Grill
  • Hairdryer
  • Internet Access
  • Iron
  • Kettle
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room Seats (6)
  • Microwave
  • Private Yard
  • Refrigerator
  • Safe
  • Secure Parking
  • Shower Rooms (1)
  • Sofa Beds:(1)
  • Stereo System
  • Stove
  • Suitable For Children Under 5
  • Toaster
  • Towels Provided
  • TV
  • Washer
  • Wheelchair Accessible
  • Wi-Fi
Additional amenities & feature info
A contemporary retreat set in beautiful secluded countryside, whether you spend the entire day relaxing in the garden or come back in the evenings from a long day walking or at the beach, The Old Chicken Shed will accommodate all.

Living Room
The property is open plan with beautiful slate and wooden floors running throughout. The lounge is double aspect with uninterrupted views overlooking open fields.
The newly fitted, well equipped kitchen has everything you need to make your stay comfortable including: washing machine, fridge and freezer, breakfast bar, oven, hob and microwave.

Bedroom 1
The master bedroom features a large double bed and chest of drawers as well as two bedside cabinets and a full-length mirror, with countryside views.

Bedroom 2
A twin bedded room w...
House rules
    Pets allowed
    Smoking not allowed
No single groups
    1 Shower
    1 Sofa
    2 Fulls
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  • Damage Deposit: $281 / stay - Deposit
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About the neighborhood
Walk To – You are at the edge of Georgeham village with 2 excellent local pubs, which offer a wide range of local ales and delicious freshly cooked food; a village store with post office, park with football pitch, children’s play area and multiuse sports area. For walkers there is the fantastic South West Coast Path nearby.

Cycle To – We are on sustrans cycle route 278. You can also access the villages and beaches of Croyde, Putsborough, Woolacombe. Croyde is a magical place nestling around a stream running down to the sea. This award-winning sandy beach is fine and flat, ideal for children and good for surfing. Rock pools are in abundance and the dunes are a haven for young and intrepid explorers. Local fun parks for the children such as Cascades Pool Park are a great way to spend the da...
Car advised
How to get there
Airport: Exeter International Airport:: 59.0 mi
Railway: Barnstaple: 7.5 mi
By Car:
From North join M5, from London join M5 via M4 or M3/A303
Leave M5 at Junction 27
Follow the A361 through Barnstaple into Braunton - about 55 minutes

By Train/Bus:
- Train or buses available from Exeter, Bristol or London into Barnstaple (usually via Tiverton)
- Regular bus service from Barnstaple to Braunton and through to Croyde / Woolacombe
- Many reasonably priced local taxis available
- Very good car hire deals available in Barnstaple or from the airports

By Air:
- Fly to London, Bristol, Cardiff or Exeter
- Exeter Airport (Closest Airport - 1 Hour Drive)
- All international flights to Paris have a direct air link to Exeter Airport
- Bristol Airport (1 1/2 Hour Drive)
- All international flights to Amsterdam have a direct air link to Bristol Airport
- London airports (3 1/2...
Activities nearby
There Is A Golf Course Within 30 Mins Drive, Horse Riding Nearby, Watersports Nearby, Nearest Beach: 1.2 mi.
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