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Aerial shot of the property looking out to sea
View to the rear of the property
Hours of fun for all the family
Relax in the hot tub or take a dip in the pool
Sauna
View to the kitchen/ dining area
Dining area with distant sea views
Beautifully presented kitchen
Place for socialising
Enjoy breakfast together
Stunning lounge area with flame-effect electric wood burner
Relax after a days adventure...
Small seating area with sea views and a step onto the balcony
Seating area just off the main bedroom with sea view
Finishing touches
Master bedroom with TV and patio door onto balcony
Double bedroom with convenient en-suite
En-suite off the main bedroom
Beautiful bathroom with roll top bath
Enjoy a good night's sleep in the bright and airy bedroom
Attention to detail
Double bedroom with en-suite
Twin bedroom on the first floor
Second twin bedroom with sea view
Pretty details
Family bathroom on the first floor
Cosy second lounge with wood burner and TV
Double bedroom located on the ground floor
Twin bedroom/games room in the loft space
Twin bedroom
Games room off the twin bedroom with sea views
Table football and Wii console
Aerial shot of the property and extensive garden
Garden area
Private gated entrance to the front of the property
1 / 39  Aerial shot of the property looking out to sea
2 / 39  View to the rear of the property
3 / 39  Hours of fun for all the family
4 / 39  Relax in the hot tub or take a dip in the pool
5 / 39  Sauna
6 / 39  View to the kitchen/ dining area
7 / 39  Dining area with distant sea views
8 / 39  Beautifully presented kitchen
9 / 39  Place for socialising
10 / 39  Enjoy breakfast together
11 / 39  Stunning lounge area with flame-effect electric wood burner
12 / 39  Relax after a days adventure...
13 / 39  Small seating area with sea views and a step onto the balcony
14 / 39  Seating area just off the main bedroom with sea view
15 / 39  Finishing touches
16 / 39  Master bedroom with TV and patio door onto balcony
17 / 39  Double bedroom with convenient en-suite
18 / 39  En-suite off the main bedroom
19 / 39  Beautiful bathroom with roll top bath
20 / 39  Enjoy a good night's sleep in the bright and airy bedroom
21 / 39  Attention to detail
22 / 39  Double bedroom with en-suite
23 / 39  Twin bedroom on the first floor
24 / 39  Second twin bedroom with sea view
25 / 39  Pretty details
26 / 39  Family bathroom on the first floor
27 / 39  Cosy second lounge with wood burner and TV
28 / 39  Double bedroom located on the ground floor
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31 / 39  Twin bedroom/games room in the loft space
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35 / 39  Games room off the twin bedroom with sea views
36 / 39  Table football and Wii console
37 / 39  Aerial shot of the property and extensive garden
38 / 39  Garden area
39 / 39  Private gated entrance to the front of the property

Stafford House

Westward Ho!, Devon
Sleeps 12
Bedrooms 6
Bathrooms 5
Change Fri
Dogs welcome 3
5 star
Downstairs bedroom
Downstairs bathroom
Waterside views
Enclosed garden / patio
Open fire / woodburner
Hot tub
Internet access
Games / Play facilities
Pub nearby
Shop nearby
Beach within easy reach
Fishing onsite / nearby
Luxury
Family friendly
Indoor swimming pool
Sky TV
Swimming pool
Towels included
Travel cot available
Highchair available
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At a glance

  • A spacious house with private indoor pool, sauna and hot tub - great for all the family
  • Enjoy the delightful coastal villages of Westward Ho! and Appledore which are located close by
  • Relax in the garden whilst taking in the far reaching sea views
  • Ideal for coastal and countryside walks including the Tarka Trail
Property code: 47214

Enjoying sea views, this luxurious property, with indoor swimming pool, hot tub and sauna, is a great base for exploring the delights of North Devon.

This exclusive property offers a luxurious stay for up to 12 people and two dogs. With the golden sands of Westward Ho! just down the road, and long coastal walks close by, this is the perfect location for fun and waggy-tailed walks with family or a group of friends on the beautiful North Devon Coast.

If you are looking for plenty of space, this large, elegant house offers everything you could want for a truly relaxing break. There are two large living areas; one light, relaxed and contemporary, the other, cosy and intimate, with a beamed ceiling, a large fireplace with a wood burner, and large sofas with richly-patterned fabrics. The star of this property is a beautiful, private indoor swimming pool, sauna and hot tub. The master, king-size bedroom is simply stunning, with a separate lounge area and large balcony with sea views. The beautiful en-suite bathroom has a roll-top bath for luxuriating in at the end of a long day at the beach. On the top floor is a fabulous open space with a twin bedroom area at one end, and a games room with TV at the other – perfect as a holiday den. From the main lounge area, stroll out into the large, private garden, which offers plenty of green space for four-legged friends and children to play and let off steam. Relax and enjoy a drink in the sunshine or have a BBQ and treat your hound to a sausage or two.

With the golden sands of Westward Ho! just down the road, this is a fabulous location for a luxurious seaside break. The charming town of Bideford is just 3 miles away - from there, head along the famous Tarka Trail with your canine companion for a scenic walk along the river. Or take a drive along the stunning Devon Heritage Coast to the exceptionally pretty fishing village of Clovelly just 11.5 miles away and enjoy a leisurely walk with your canine companion through its cobbled, traffic-free streets.

Dogs are charged at £20 each per full or part week.

  • 6 bedrooms, all with TVs: 1 King size with lounge area, balcony and en-suite with roll-top bath, shower and WC, 1 double with en-suite bathroom with bath, shower, 1 further ground floor double with en-suite and WC, 3 twins
  • 5 Bathrooms: 1 with bath, shower and WC, 2 en-suite bathroom with bath, shower and WC, 1 en-suite with shower room (ground floor), 1 WC on ground floor
  • Lounge with wood burner effect electric fire TV/DVD
  • Second lounge with wood burner and TV
  • Gas range oven and hob, microwave, fridge/freezer, dishwasher and washing machine
  • Enclosed garden with seating
  • Indoor heated swimming pool
  • Sauna
  • Hot tub
  • Shower room with shower and WC
  • Plenty of off-road parking
  • Bed linen included
  • Electric, central heating and Wi-Fi included
  • Highchair available
  • BBQ available
  • 2 dogs welcome
  • Beach, shops and pubs within walking distance
  • Snug area off twin bedroom on top floor with TV, Wii, table football and pool table

Kerry Pillinger

This property is personally managed by Kerry.

Reviews

From guests that have stayed at the property.

Based on 22 guest ratings

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Reviewed by James 30th October 2020

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Reviewed by Paul 11th September 2020

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A fantastic house with loads of space an excellent pool etc with fantastic views from almost all of the house. The only negative is the hill climb back from Westward Ho but a small tip a taxi is about 5 and that solves the problem if you dont fancy the walk back up the hill a fantastic holiday one we will never forget five stars

Reviewed by Jill 28th August 2020

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A lovely spacious comfortable house for family holiday of different generations with great views of the sea. The bedroom with balconies is particularly special. Great family times around the large dining table in the spacious kitchen with French doors out into the garden.

Reviewed by Robert 7th August 2020

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Reviewed by Mark 31st July 2020

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We took both sets of parents away with our family of five, the location is magical and the house has something for everyone from quiet, to relax to fun. Would rebook one a heartbeat

Reviewed by Julia 24th July 2020

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Lovely location

Reviewed by Anjay 17th July 2020

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The property was magnificent, but after paying 5700 for a weeks accommodation I would have expected enough toilet rolls, soap and shower gel, dish washer tablets etc to be provided for the stay! Also found a mouldy mug and a tray of roasted potatoes in the oven! Check in after 5 pm and departure before 10am, removes almost a whole day from the rentRead moreal. Overall the property outweighs these indiscretions, but these few things would have elevated it to a really amazing holiday. Hide

Reviewed by Patricia 10th July 2020

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Fabulous house very well equipped and very comfortable beds. No expense has been spared to make this property home from home with the added bonus of a lovely pool hot tub and sauna. Would go back in a heart beat . Trish G

Reviewed by Lyndsay 4th July 2020

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Overall we would highly recommend this property for a large family or gathering. It has excellent facilities, plenty of space and the furnishings are pleasant. A good location for the beach and we found some excellent take away food options. We would definitely consider going back!

Reviewed by Angela 28th December 2019

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Not suitable if you like walking to the beach a very steep hill to it. Pool area is a great asset to this property. Two very large Lourges which are great for spreading yourself out also very different in decor one very traditional and the other very modern. Very well equipped kitchen which I understand is being totally refitted in January.

Reviewed by Anthea 21st December 2019

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Comfortable lounges, big squashy sofas and fires. Spacious bedrooms , bathrooms and a lovely pool. Perfect size for our children, they loved it. Visited for Christmas, so surrounding area not explored much, but brilliant beach for dog walking.

Reviewed by Frances 14th December 2019

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We rented Stafford House for a big family gathering before Christmas, including our six grandchildren and Labrador. We loved the pool and the house was clean and comfortable with lovely sea views. The televisions in all bedrooms was great. Steven, who looks after the property for the owner, was excellent and very helpful, immediately bringing us a Read morenew coffee machine when the original one did not work. Everyone thoroughly enjoyed the week and wanted to stay longer. Hide

Reviewed by Sara 22nd November 2019

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Just amazing! 10 friends and we all loved it. The kitchen was the perfect hub, spacious and well equipped; log fire in the 'den' so cosy and room for all. Beds were really comfy, lovely bedding and the master suite was fabulous - oh the views! Great bathrooms, big fluffy towels and lovely deep baths. The pool, hot tub and sauna were the icing on thRead moree cake. Most of the group walked down to the seafront daily, but it is steep and uneven. A fabulous house, and a wonderful stay. Thank you. Hide

Reviewed by Kerry 1st November 2019

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Lovely, big, well-equipped house close to beach and with fantastic views. Overall our stay was really good. A few maintenance issues need to be resolved to make it a 5* stay.

Reviewed by Sean 11th October 2019

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Mixed weather but it was October - so we walked the dogs everyday on some beautiful beaches (Instow, Weston, Saunron) then found a great lunch place before chilling out late afternoon using the indoor pool, hot tub and sauna.

Reviewed by Farmer 4th October 2019

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The pool area is amazing and very well heated. the house is situated in a lovely area with brilliant views. The Garden is visited by an abundance of wild life including pheasants and squirrels. The house is large, spacious and well stocked. My husband particularly like the knife set with the squared edge in the kitchen and went out and bought a simRead moreilar set. We had wonderful large family dinners and the two large living rooms allowed separation for different activities. We had a lovely holiday. Hide

Reviewed by Rita 23rd August 2019

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Lovely comfortable house with great views.

Reviewed by Edward 12th July 2019

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Reviewed by Gillian 28th June 2019

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This is an excellent property for an extended family holiday. All the rooms are of a good size and spacious proportions. Well stocked with all equipment you'd need. Great outdoor space and the pool was well used by all. Westward Ho! is a typical small English seaside resort, but feels like it's on the up. RNLI on the beach. Bit of a climb back up fRead morerom the beach, but great views of the sea from the house.Excellent responsive day-to-day house maintenance team. Recommended. Hide

Reviewed by Julia 7th June 2019

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Reviewed by Kerryn 24th May 2019

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A wonderfully situated home away from home! Our kids loved having the option of a swim each day and our dog really enjoyed the spacious garden. A brilliant time was had by all, thank you!

Reviewed by Norma 15th March 2019

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The house worked perfect we had 10 people staying plenty of room for us all great meals sat around the main table very comfortable loved it

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Aerial shot of the property looking out to sea
View to the rear of the property
Hours of fun for all the family
Relax in the hot tub or take a dip in the pool
Sauna
View to the kitchen/ dining area
Dining area with distant sea views
Beautifully presented kitchen
Place for socialising
Enjoy breakfast together
Stunning lounge area with flame-effect electric wood burner
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Location

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