Smythen Farm is a complex of self-catering holiday cottages in Ilfracombe, North Devon. Our self catering cottages are stylishly decorated to a high quality and sit at the top of the Sterridge Valley on the edge of Exmoor National Park.
Our self-catering Ilfracombe holiday cottages are close to the sea, offer coastal views and are perfect for your holidays in Ilfracombe. Each of our cottages has its own luxury self-catering kitchen, ideal for your coastal holiday.
Smythen Farm’s Ilfracombe self-catering cottages are only a short trip from the town which is home to Damien Hirst’s Verity. The enormous and controversial statue was loaned to the town in 2012 and has brought many visitors to the area. Indeed, many of our guests at our farm holiday homes have been to see the sculpture.
Ilfracombe also has a number of independent shops, a large theatre, cinema, restaurants, vibrant harbour and a number of beaches.
Smythen Farm has been providing its holiday homes in Ilfracombe, Devon for the past 14 years and has vast experience in delivering guests the service they expect.
Located between Ilfracombe and Combe Martin, we are perfectly placed for all the attractions that North Devon has to offer and close to the sandy beaches of Woolacombe, Croyde, Putsborough , Saunton and Braunton.
Attractions close to Smythen Farm Family Holiday Cottages include Watermouth Castle the Combe Martin Wildlife and Dinosaur Park, Exmoor Zoo, The Big Sheep and Milky Way amusement park at Bideford. The Tarka Trail for cycling, excellent riding stables and Golf courses for all abilities are located nearby. Boat trips, sailing, fishing, surfing, theatres, cinemas, restaurants, markets, craft centres and just about anything you could imagine can be enjoyed locally.
To make your stay at our family holiday cottage accommodation more enjoyable, there is a large children’s play area including a large tree house, swings and a trampoline. All of the land is open to guests and is also home to our three ponies, two donkeys, chickens, ducks, rabbits, and guinea pigs. Sheep and cows graze the beautiful surrounding meadows of the farm.
For the past 14 years Smythen Farm has provided good quality family holiday cottage accommodation for those wishing to stay in north Devon, many of our guests return year after year. Well behaved dogs are welcome in the majority of our cottages, we have ample room for exercising across our land.