Sunnycliffe House is the perfect three-bedroom holiday cottage for families or friends looking for self-catering accommodation by the beach. This gorgeous open plan home sits high on the hill overlooking Combesgate Beach, across Woolacombe Bay and round to Baggy Point. The tastefully decorated cottage (which comfortably accommodates up to six), benefits from its own off-road car parking and spectacular sea views from all rooms, the private terrace and the glass sided balconies.
Sunnycliffe House is a bright and spacious three-bedroom cottage, which can comfortably sleep up to six guests. The beachside holiday home has an open plan living area with comfy sofas and a large dining table. Off the living area is a suntrap balcony ideal for admiring the sea views, as well as private enclosed terrace with sun loungers and a picnic table. Also, downstairs is the well-equipped kitchen and utility room. Upstairs at the cottage there are three good-sized bedrooms, two doubles, one with an en-suite and a twin, there is also a family bathroom.
Guests staying at Sunnycliffe House are only a stone’s throw from Combesgate Beach, a secluded inlet located between low and mid-tide, and perfect for rock pools. Next door to Combesgate is Barricane Beach, which is famous for cowries and exotic sea shells, which wash up on the shores from the Caribbean. The beach, which is a designated Site of Special Scientific Interest is also home to a great café that serves curry in the summer months, which can be enjoyed as the sun sets on the horizon.
If having two small beaches on your doorstep wasn’t enough, the award-winning Woolacombe Beach is just a short stroll along the esplanade. This famous beach attracts families and water-sport enthusiasts from around the world and stretches for more than three miles meaning it is nearly always possible to find a quiet spot even in the peak summer holidays.
It is all about the location when staying at Sunnycliffe House. Not only is the beach across the road, you are also within easy reach of many of North Devon’s best loved places to visit, such as the pretty, harbour town of Ilfracombe, the market town of Barnstaple and not forgetting Exmoor National Park, which is less than a 30-minute drive from the cottage. There are also further beaches to discover, including Croyde and Saunton Sands, both of which are popular for water sports.
Looking for somewhere to eat? Woolacombe is home to an array of pubs, cafés and restaurants with every form of cuisine catered for, from your traditional fish and chips to a la carte dining. Further places to eat can be found in the nearby village of Mortehoe; and in Ilfracombe there is Michelin Star Thomas Carr’s The Olive Room.
North Devon is home to an abundance of attractions that are suitable for all ages and weather conditions. Enjoy a morning wandering around Arlington Court admiring the gardens before exploring Exmoor Zoo where you can get up close to some of the world’s rarest animals. In Woolacombe itself there are several places to visit to keep the little ones entertained, such as a cinema and a ceramic studio.
If you would prefer to get out and about, and be a little more active, then there are several excellent activities that are easily accessible when staying at Sunnycliffe House. The beaches along the North Devon coastline are renowned for their excellent swells, which are great for surfers, whilst kayaking, coasteering and paddle-boarding have also become popular. Walking around the coast is easy with access to the South West Coast Path, alternatively walkers and cyclists can take advantage of the Tarka Trail, which starts in Braunton. Other local activities include horse riding, where more experienced riders can enjoy rides along the beach, and golf with the local course only a mile away.
It is quick and easy to book Sunnycliffe House, you can use our online booking calendar, send us an email or give us a call on 01271 377 432. The house is available to rent throughout the year and accepts short breaks outside of the main season. We can also accept various payment methods.
If you do have any questions or wish to speak to a member of the team at My Favourite Cottages, who manage the bookings and enquiries for Sunnycliffe, then please send us an email or call 01271 377 432. My Favourite Cottages are available seven days a week, from 9am to 8pm and will be more than happy to assist you.
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