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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
32 / 39  Twin bedroom
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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
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.

Situated in an elevated position taking advantage of far reaching views over Bideford Bay, the Bristol Channel and towards Lundy, this property is a short walk from the delightful village of Westward Ho! which has two miles of golden sandy beach plus a range of shops, pubs, restaurants and a championship golf course. Nearby Appledore is a traditional fishing village steeped in nautical history with a Maritime Museum, bustling quayside, shops, pubs and restaurants. Further afield, attractions include The Big Sheep, The Milky Way and Watermouth Castle, or you could make a crossing on the MS Oldenburg and enjoy a day trip to Lundy.

After arriving at this impressive accommodation via its own gated driveway, you will find yourself in the first of two lounges. Complete with wood burner effect electric fire, TV/DVD, this spacious and welcoming lounge provides comfort and extensive sea views. Moving further into the property you will find the more cosy and traditional second lounge, with wood burner, TV, exposed beams and sea views. The elegant and stylish kitchen/diner is equipped with everything you may need including gas range oven and hob, microwave, fridge/freezer, dishwasher and washing machine. The dining area is ideal whether you’re sitting down to a big meal or grabbing a quick snack. The utility room provides useful additional storage space. Exploring the house further you will find a beautiful indoor heated swimming pool, a sauna, and a hot tub, along with shower room, complete with WC. There is also a spacious double bedroom on the ground floor, with en-suite shower room and WC. There is also a small separate WC on this floor. Heading upstairs, you will find four more bedrooms. There is the master bedroom with king- size bed, its own lounge area, balcony with sea views and en-suite bathroom with roll-top bath, shower and WC. You will find another spacious double with en-suite bathroom with bath, shower and WC, a twin bedroom and a further twin boasting sea views. You will also find a bathroom on the first floor, with bath, shower and WC. Finally, on the second floor, you will find a twin bedroom with snug area. All bedrooms have TVs included.

Heading outside, you will find an attractive enclosed garden with seating, from which you can enjoy stunning sunsets and views over the coastline to Lundy. There is plenty of off-road parking available.

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

This property is personally managed by Vicky.

Reviews

From guests that have stayed at the property.

Based on 23 guest ratings

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Reviewed by Frances 14th December 2019

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

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

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

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

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

Lovely comfortable house with great views.

Reviewed by Gillian 28th June 2019

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 Kerryn 24th May 2019

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

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

Reviewed by Shirley 8th February 2019

Excellent cottage with outstanding views. Comfortable and family friendly with everything we could wish for, the pool,jacuzzi and sauna was enjoyed by all and would love to stay again.

Reviewed by Karen 16th November 2018

Stafford House is genuinely even more perfect than it looks online! We were 9 of us for a Hen Weekend and there was more than enough room for us! The views are breathtaking and the pool, jacuzzi and sauna were definitely a favourite! Essentials were provided on arrival and the place really does give the wow factor! We really didn't want to leave!

Reviewed by Sharon 2nd November 2018

We had a lovely week celebrating my husbands 60th birthday their was 3 generations and 2 dogs plenty of room for us all without being under each others feet. The house was perfect and the views lovely the pool was great fun making lovely memories of a great week. The beach only a short distance away kids and dogs loved searching for crabs. Will be Read moreback again for another lovely holiday. Hide

Reviewed by Paul 19th October 2018

We were a group of 6 adults, 6 children and 1 dog. We had a comfortable and relaxing week in this spacious house in a great location. You can see the sea and the beach from the garden. We loved the roaring fire in the cold weather and our own pool, hot tub and sauna was a hit with all of us. We really enjoyed the fact that it was inside the house. Read moreWhenever we had any questions the manager responded straight away and was very friendly and helpful. Hide

Reviewed by Kerry 16th September 2018

The Stafford House was simply stunning !!!. The views and property offer so much more than a 5 star rating. Having the use of your own pool, sauna and Jacuzzi makes this house even more special. The deco and facilities have the wow factor.We will definately be returning and i cannot recommend it enough.

Reviewed by Carole 31st August 2018

Stafford House was clean, comfortable and spacious and we would definitely consider returning again. My whole family commented on the spacious kitchen, the two separate lounges and the pool which had a super safety gate to stop the little ones getting near. Some of our group walked regularly down to the seafront but others drove as it is quite steeRead morep. We had a great base and got out and about visiting Devon which is beautiful. Hide

Reviewed by Andrew 10th August 2018

What a perfect holiday for families ranging from one to seventy year old. The week went too quickly and we have all fond memories of Stafford House.

Reviewed by Lesley 3rd August 2018

we had a wonderful family holiday ,the house was great, and lots of fun was had in the pool and garden. Would highly recommend the location and the house

Reviewed by Georgina 13th July 2018

Brilliant house . Loads of room . Everything catered for . Garden safe for four legged people. Steep walk down to beach but we hav jack russells so didnt mind .

Reviewed by Claire 6th July 2018

The house is stunning and spacious and within walking distance of the beach at Westward Ho! The pool and hot tub were great for cloudier days although there werent many of those. The house is a great size with enough room to spread out if you want a bit of peace and quiet. The only downside is that there is no bbq - and with a big family, using disRead moreposable ones was a pain. Hide

Reviewed by Susan 29th June 2018

We loved our week at Stafford House. 7 adults, 4 and 2 yr old plus 10 week baby. Well equipped and all rooms, including bedrooms and bathrooms were large and spacious. The pool was a bonus in the hot weather. The beach at Westward Ho is fantastic and safe for the children.

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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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