Smythen Farm is a complex of Woolacombe self catering cottages in North Devon. Our 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 Woolacombe holiday cottages are close to the sea, offer coastal views and are perfect for your Woolacombe holidays. Each of our cottages has its own luxury self-catering kitchen, ideal for your beach holiday.
Smythen Farm is just a few miles from the town of Woolacombe and our Woolacombe cottages make the perfect base for a holiday just outside the town. Situated in the hills above Woolacombe, Smythen Farm is just a short drive from the town’s restaurants, bars, shops and beach.
Our Woolacombe holiday cottages are based in 18 acres of manicured gardens and paddocks, offering the perfect contrast to days spent on the beach for guests retiring to our farm cottages for the night.
Located just a short trip Woolacombe, Smythen Farm is the perfect place to base yourself for your holiday in Woolacombe, North Devon. It’s also a great place to be based if you want to visit many of North Devon’s attractions and obviously it’s ideally situated if you’re after a beach holiday.
Woolacombe’s beach front is one of the closest beaches to Smythen Farm and there are many more only a little further afield, including Putsborough, Saunton and Croyde. There are lots of family attractions close to Smythen Farm’s family holiday cottages, including the famous Watermouth Castle. In Woolacombe itself there are a number of bars, restaurants and cafes to visit.
Our family holiday cottage accommodation comes complete with a large children’s play area with a large tree house, swings and a trampoline to make your stay as enjoyable as possible. All of our 18 acres of land is free for our guests too use as they wish.
For 14 years Smythen farm has been the venue for thousands of memorable family holidays and a number of our guests come back year after year.
Smythen Farm has been under new ownership since early 2010, with recent refurbishment of the cottages. Smythen Farm Family Holiday Cottages offers great value with the personal, friendly touch.
Dogs over 2 years old are more than welcome in all of our cottages, with ample room for exercising across our 18 acres of land.
“Thanks for a lovely cottages very cosy. Easy to find way to places. Lovely and warm cosy bed. Thanks for a nice quiet place to stay and great to have access to the donkey field and woods down the lane for easy walks. Pool great and very warm. Woolacombe and Saunton Sands great for open space.
Great location to Explore North Devon.Thanks again
Tescos not far away.
Sawmills very good for food.
We had a brilliant week here at Smythen Farm, with beautiful views. The children enjoyed the swimming pool which was lovely and warm. The play area was a great hit as was the visit from Bill and family to drop off Easter Eggs. We were made to feel very welcome by Bill and Catherine and nothing was too much trouble.
Watermouth Castke was a good day out and you can return for £2.50 each. Combe Martin Wildlife and Dinosaur Park was a good day out. My favourite da
“Had a fantastic stay in Seaview cottage, Catherine and Bill were both lovely and extremely helpful. The games room and the pool were used a lot by both families as the weather wasn’t too good. We all loved the donkeys and the ponies too.
The beaches at Woolacombe were beautiful and the girls went on a beach hack from Mullacott riding stables which was fantastic. The staff were really helpful and friendly and the horses were all very well behaved and suitable for
“This our 3rd – we have bought each of our children and grandchildren since 2010. Each time we have had a wonderful time, the kids love the freedom and we love the views and the quiet.
Keep up the good work Bill and Kathryn , I am sure we will be back – ypu have a great place here, the new pool and games room are great.
Thank you for a lovely week
Honey Pot is a beautiful, compact cottage ideal for couples. Honey Pot is dog-friendly and fully equipped for a comfortable break in North Devon.
Primrose Lane cottage is a dog-friendly, compact cottage. Boasting a double bedroom, Primrose Lane cottage can sleep up to 3 with a pull out sofa bed ideal for children
Buttercup Cottage is an ideal cottage for families, especially those with fury members as its dog-friendly. Located in the courtyard, Buttercup cottage can sleep 4
Located in the courtyard, Honeysuckle Cottage is dog-friendly and ideal for families of up to 4.
Sea View cottage is a superb, dog-friendly holiday cottage with stunning views across the North Devon coast. Ideal for families of 5. The bedrooms have the amazing view across the Sterridge valley and the Bristol Channel to Wales
Sunalways Cottage is a spacious, family-friendly cottage sleeping 5 with beautiful views of the Sterridge valley. The vaulted ceilings give a large bright spacious living area
Fisherswood Cottage is a large and spacious cottage with beautiful vaulted ceilings. Sleeping up to 5 guests.
Forest View Cottage is a large, spacious cottage ideal for large families. This cottage is dog-friendly and can sleep up to 6 guests.
Meadow Sweet is dog friendly and the largest cottage at Smythen Farm. Book this cottage early as its well sort-after for large families or 2 families sharing. Meadow Sweet boasts stunning views across the Sterridge Valley.