Higher Poulston Farm - Old Stable

Harbertonford, Totnes


Property Reference: CP27
  • Sleeps6
  • Pets 1
  • Bedrooms3
  • Grade4 Star rating
Exterior Living room Living room Dining Area Kitchen/diner Conservatory Double bedroom Twin bedroom Bunk bedroom Bathroom Sitting-out-area Exterior Swimming pool Swimming pool Children’s play area Indoor Bowls Tennis court

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2 nights - mostly start on Fri or Sat
3 nights - must start on Fri

4 nights - must start on Mon
5 nights - 22nd or 29th Dec 2012 only.

This property may offer special 6 night duration on 28th June. Call us for booking details
This property may offer special 6 night duration on 28th June. Call us for booking details
Looking to leave tonight, or arrive on a different day?
Call us on 0845 268 0760.

Alternative properties at this location

2599826383CP51B4609CP28CP34CP63CP44CP74CP45CP81

Property Features

  • BarbecueBarbecue
  • Cot AvailableCot Available
  • Detached PropertyDetached Property
  • DishwasherDishwasher
  • Gold AwardGold Award
  • Garden / PatioGarden / Patio
  • Games RoomGames Room
  • HighchairHighchair
  • Pub within 1 milePub within 1 mile
  • Christmas Themed CottageChristmas Themed Cottage
  • Swimming PoolSwimming Pool
  • Car Parking AvailableCar Parking Available
  • Washing MachineWashing Machine

Property Description

Leisure facilities available all year
Indoor heated swimming pool/toddlers’ pool (open all year)
All weather hard tennis court
Approach golf
Snooker lounge
Pool table and table tennis
Badminton, skittles, short mat bowls and basketball
Squash court
Children’s outdoor play equipment
91/2 acre landscaped grounds
On-site information centre
Bike and kayak hire (available locally)

Set in a superb countryside location, off quiet single track country lanes in the heart of South Devon, the properties at Higher Poulston are ideal for all age groups including couples, friends and families. It provides a quiet rural base, yet within driving distance of the many splendid beaches and interesting towns that the area has to offer.
Featuring a fantastic leisure complex, with exclusive shared use for all guests staying here on holiday, the facilities are open all year around and offer something for all ages and abilities. There is an indoor heated swimming pool and a separate shallow heated toddlers pool. The badminton and squash courts are purpose built to a very high specification. In addition there is a snooker room, table tennis, skittles and short mat bowls. In the grounds surrounding the cottages, there are large open lawn areas to play and picnic, some BBQ areas, a tennis court and approach golf.
The cottages at Higher Poulston are made up of a cluster of lovely stone barn conversions of varying sizes(, the spacious period Farmhouse, which is fantastic for a large family and the newest addition, Wisteria House(ref 25998), a contemporary barn conversion with a stunning interior, accommodating up to 20 guests.
All the properties are comfortably furnished with leather sofas, pine or oak furniture, well equipped kitchens and modern bathrooms, making this a holiday to enjoy and remember.
The friendly owners live on site and are happy to help. Many visitors find themselves revisiting Higher Poulston year after year. This is a very family friendly holiday complex; the ideal place for mums and dads to relax in, children to have fun, and grandparents to join in too.
Set within its own 9½ acres of private land, tucked away along a quiet country lane and close to a working dairy farm. Away from the farm there are many interesting places to explore. There is a little tourist information room on site and in here you will find plenty of ideas for days out and about . For your local shopping, the little village of Harbertonford, 1 mile, has a small village shop, a pub and post office. Also, the village of Morleigh, 1 mile, has a pub serving food. The ancient town of Totnes, just 3 miles away, has a truly unique atmosphere, with a range of quirky independent shops and bistros and is a vibrant and interesting place to visit, especially on Fridays when the market comes to town.
The South Devon coastline is close at hand, has many beautiful beaches and coves, scenic walks and pretty villages including Blackpool Sands and Slapton. Enjoy a day out in the riverside marine town of Dartmouth and take a cruise along the river to Totnes or the ferry across to Kingswear, and the quaint fishing town of Brixham, then ride on the steam train to Paignton or Buckfastleigh. Within easy reach are the English Riviera resorts of Paignton and Torquay, the boating and sailing centre of Salcombe on the estuary and the historic town of Dartmouth, nestling on the banks of the River Dart. Woodlands Fun Park is a great tourist attraction and fun day out for families, as is Dartmoor National Park, with its hundreds of acres of wild rugged moorland, both about 4 miles away.
Close to Dartmouth you can play golf on an 18-hole championship course (Higher Poulston visitors receive a discount at Dartmouth golf and country club). Bike and kayak hire are available locally.

Ground floor: Living room with beams. Dining room/kitchen with natural stone floor. Conservatory. Bathroom with toilet. First floor: 3 bedrooms: 1 double, 1 twin, 1 bunk.

NSH, electricity and bed linen included. Towel hire. DVD and small library. Stereo/CD. Microwave. Shared laundry room with two washing machines and two tumble dryers. Dishwasher. Fridge/freezer. Shared garden and furniture. Shared barbecue.

All properties: Electric cooker. Shared internet office with broadband (ref 25998 has its own wi-fi). Shared 9½-acre grounds. Children’s play area. Parking. Heated indoor swimming pool (12.4m x 6.7m, depth 1m to 1.35m) open all year. Toddlers’ pool (depth 0.85m). Shared leisure complex with pool table, toddlers’ play area, table tennis and indoor ball games room. Tennis court. No pets allowed from mid June to mid September, at all other times dogs must be kept on a lead within the grounds of the complex. No smoking.

Customer Comments

Selected comment(s) from customers who have enjoyed staying at this property:
  1. Excellent, weather was mixed so we were very glad of the first class facilities that provided us with lots of family fun. June 2012.
  2. Superb place to stay. Facilities are excellent, especially the pool. Plenty to do on a rainy day. Only 10-20 mins drive from a host of investing places to visit. Very comfortable. Very friendly and helpful hosts too. This was our second visit and we can’t wait to go back again. March 2012.
  3. A lovely holiday cottage in which your every need is catered for. Superb facilities available to enable you to enjoy your stay whatever the weather. March 2012.
  4. Very friendly hosts, we have been here before, site has continuing improvements, nice indoor pool, small gym, indoor games areas, new outdoor tennis court, smell of cows but you would expect this on a working livestock farm. Jan 2012.
  5. Fantastic place, really clean, friendly people - just a wonderful relaxing holiday - the pool is great. Aug 2011.
  6. A fabulously friendly holiday environment, perfect for children because there are so many activities, 3rd time back because we all love it so much! Owner is super friendly and always there on site, nothing is too much trouble. Always being updated and improved year on year, can’t recommend it highly enough! Will be back next year. May 2011.
  7. We had a wonderful holiday. The facilities were great and the children enjoyed a first taste of freedom without us tagging behind them all of the time. They didn’t want to go home (neither did the Granparents). April 2011.
  8. The best cottage we have ever stayed, we feel at home as soon as we walk in and see the welcome tray, flowers and cake. The cottage is always spotless and the kitchen is very well equipped. Feb 2011.
  9. All well fitted out with items working. Small problem encountered with television instantly remedied by host. Swimming pool, gym and games areas liked by all of the family young and old. Would have liked to stay longer will look at property again. Ground works being carried out throughout the site so will be better later. Jan 2011.
  10. Amazing array of entertainment facilities for all ages on site. Dec 2010.
  11. Having two sitting areas downstairs (lounge and conservatory). Nov 2010.
  12. We loved the conservatory and that it was close to the children’s area and the swimming pool. Sept 2010.
  13. Our 3 boys spend most of the holiday on the trampoline and this property has direct access and a handy conservatory from which you can keep an eye on them whilst relaxing with a cuppa. Aug 2010.
  14. Lovely cottage and everything on site to keep you occupied for hours, especially children. Owners very friendly and helpful. July 2010.
  15. The accomodation was very comfortable, extremely spacious and superbly equiped for a family of 7. Feb 2010.
  16. Superb accommodation and facilities. March 2010.
  17. Leisure facilities onsite. Jan 2010.
  18. Clean, cosy and everything we needed to live there for a week. Nov 2009.
  19. Very child friendly, even providing a cot rather than just a travel cot which made it more of a home from home. Well equipped kitchen for all the basics, for example: Bin bags, cling film etc, to save buying too much stuff. Nov 2009.
  20. Beautifully presented, very spacious and just fantastic value. Oct 2009.
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