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Orchard House

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Overview
5 bedrooms
2 bathrooms
9 guests
7 nights minimum
Holiday Rental House
Orchard House stands in its own secluded orchard and garden, overlooking Start Bay and the surrounding rolling countryside. A footpath runs by the side of the house and leads onto the South West Way coastal footpath. Turn right to the ruins of the old Hallsands fishing village, Start Point lighthouse, the superb Mattiscombe and Lannacombe beaches, Prawle Point and East Portlemouth. From here you can take the passenger ferry to Salcombe opposite, with lots of sailing activities on offer. Alternatively, turn left on the footpath to the fishing village of Beesands, Torcross, Slapton Sands, Slapton Leigh, Strete, Blackpool Sands, Stoke Fleming and on to the famous naval town of Dartmouth....Orchard House stands in its own secluded orchard and garden, overlooking Start Bay and the surrounding rolling countryside. A footpath runs by the side of the house and leads onto the South West Way coastal footpath. Turn right to the ruins of the old Hallsands fishing village, Start Point lighthouse, the superb Mattiscombe and Lannacombe beaches, Prawle Point and East Portlemouth. From here you can take the passenger ferry to Salcombe opposite, with lots of sailing activities on offer. Alternatively, turn left on the footpath to the fishing village of Beesands, Torcross, Slapton Sands, Slapton Leigh, Strete, Blackpool Sands, Stoke Fleming and on to the famous naval town of Dartmouth.More
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About the Owner
Phillip G
Languages spoken:English
Response Rate:94%
Response Time:Within a few hours
Listed Since:October 2012
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Reviewed April 25, 2019 via mobile

We have just returned from Orchard House. 4 adults, 4 children and 2 dogs. A lovely house in beautiful grounds and surrounding area.Everyone had great fun in the orchard looking for Easter eggs. A very well equipped house, with everything you need. We met the...More

Date of stay: April 2019
Thank Julie741
Reviewed April 17, 2019

Orchard House is in a lovely, peaceful, if somewhat remote setting on the side of a hill, looking across the valley below. It's a spacious and generally well equipped house and most rooms have twin aspect views. Our party of six adults, two children and...More

Date of stay: April 2019
Thank jhlandford
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Reviewed November 19, 2018 via mobile

Date of stay: October 2018
Reviewed August 16, 2018

Orchard House is a beautiful property in a quiet, picturesque part of South Devon only a 10 minute walk from Hallsands beach. It is quiet, secluded and tranquil. The house is well equipped and comfortably furnished in the main. A few practical matters to note...More

Date of stay: August 2018
Thank Nik H
phillipgoodall, VR Owner at Orchard House, responded to this reviewResponded August 20, 2018

we went on holiday and paid our neighbour to do changeover seems they did not clean very well sorry for that single bed-room is very small we are happy with mattress and the cost for the week was £1500 this holidaymaker complained about the house...More

Amenities
Pets Allowed: Yes
Smoking Allowed: No
Kid Friendly: Yes
DVD Player
Suitable For Children Under 5
Refrigerator
Washer
Highchair
Ocean Views
Private Garden
There Is A Golf Course Within 30 Mins Drive
Cycling Trips
TV
Parking
Rural/Countryside Retreats
Linens Provided
Horse Riding Nearby
Internet Access
Toaster
Cooker
Grill
Short Term Rentals (4 Days Or Fewer)
Fishing Nearby
Central Heating
Dishwasher
Freezer
Iron
Beach Or Lakeside Relaxation
Hiking Trips
Microwave
Balcony
Wi-Fi
Kettle
Watersports Nearby
Terrace
Fireplace
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Would you recommend this rental to someone who plans to do many outdoor activities during their trip?YesNoUnsure
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About the neighbourhood
Kingsbridge, the capital of the South Hams offers an assortment of things to do and see, including an excellent range of shops; from clothing boutiques, to delis brimming with delicious local produce, in addition a large supermarket services Kingsbridge and the surrounding villages. Bickerton is situated close to Start Point, with the breathtaking South West Coastal path just minutes away. Hallsands Beach is a 1/4 of a mile away, with the stunning Mattiscombe and Lannacombe beaches just a few minutes in the car. A 30 minute walk will take you to the neighbouring village of Beesands, with the excellent Cricketers Inn serving some great food. There is also the Britannia, a small, quaint cafe that sells some of the freshest sea food available- well worth a trip! Also close by is Torcro...
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