Kingslakes Holiday Cottages
Set between moors and coast in Mid Devon’s beautiful river country, Kingslakes offers a collection of cosy cottages and stylish lodges at this friendly, family owned development. Comprising forty acres, seven excellent fishing lakes, a children’s play area and home to a host of friendly animals, including alpacas, donkeys, goats and rabbits that you are welcome to visit. There's also a smart clubhouse with bar, restaurant and games room making Kingslakes a brilliant base from which to explore this tranquil area.
Home to ten traditional cottages, including two fully accessible cottages and six smart detached lodges, set away from it all in a quiet, secluded location, Kingslakes offer a variety of excellent accommodations. All are very well equipped with everything you’ll need and furnished with all the comforts of home to ensure a comfortable stay.
For those seeking adventure there’s plenty to choose from nearby including horse-riding, cycling or sailing at Roadford Lake. Don your walking boots and explore wild and rugged Dartmoor followed by a hearty lunch in one of many excellent country pubs. Or for a more sedate turn of pace spend a day RHS Rosemoor, a haven for gardeners, or at one of North Cornwall’s golden sandy beaches.
However you choose to spend your days, you're assured a warm and welcoming stay at Kingslakes.
Part of the 40 acre Kingslake Estate with fishing lakes, large restaurant, mini shop and children’s play area located two miles from Highhampton, Bella’s cottage is a sweet little couples pied-a-terre.
Located at the far end of the courtyard, overlooking the watergarden, the cottage makes a lovely choice for a couple who wish to come and enjoy the fishing facilities, or are looking for peace and tranquil setting to explore this beautiful region.
Access through the courtyard and up a short flight of steps, or 2 steps down from the rear car park.
Inside and you will find all you need for a comfortable self-catering stay.
An open plan living area with settee with TV with Freeview & Blu Ray, dining space and a fully equipped kitchen with electric oven and 2 ring gas hob.
A shower room with WC and basin completes the ground floor interior.
The double bedroom is on a mezzanine first floor.
Outside you have your own enclosed patio garden with tables and chairs, a lovely spot to enjoy morning coffee whilst you take in the lovely sheltered water garden setting.
Onsite there are 7 well stocked fishing lakes and you need not step outside of the grounds as there is a super clubhouse onsite with a bar, restaurant and shop attached for your basic essentials.
Children can play in the outside play area and if you are staying with friends you can always meet up for evening drinks and a meal whilst enjoying the beautiful views from the clubhouse patio
About the location
Hatherleigh 4 miles; Bude 18.5 miles; Exeter 35 miles
A small village in rural Devon, surrounded by beautiful farmland and boasting a popular village pub and shop. Highampton is within the area known as Ruby Country, and there are numerous trails for walkers and cyclists amongst Devon's unspoilt countryside. Nearby is Hatherleigh, which has a Ruby Country Market and a few interesting craft shops and galleries and, being an ancient market town, it consists of cob and thatch cottages and several old English pubs. Hatherleigh lies in the Torridge Valley, just seven miles from the edge of the Dartmoor National Park, and is a wonderful central location for the coast-to-coast long distance trail, which includes the popular Tarka Trail. Within driving distance are Okehampton Castle, the beautiful RHS Rosemoor Gardens at Torrington, and the dramatic surfing beaches around Bude. Highampton's central position makes it an ideal location from which to explore this unspoilt area of Devon.
Note: There are a number of lakes at this property, children should be supervised.
Note: Electric mobility scooter available to hire.
Note: Wheelchair friendly access to three lakes plus an accessible children’s play area. Please note that the roads and paths on site are gravelled