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Laissez-Faire - Cottage holidays in Hartland Forest, Devon

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Laissez-Faire - at a glance

Sleeps 4 persons | Bedrooms 2 | Bathrooms 2 | Pets 2

Pets allowed Detached Cottage Coastal property Fishing on site or near by Wifi or internet available No smoking Dishwasher

Surrounded by lovely Devon countryside and yet within easy reach of sandy beaches, coastal paths and family adventure parks.

Many people prefer to book a detached property for their holiday. Laissez-Faire is detached which makes it ideal for extra peace and quiet. It is also beneficial to have a detached property if you are bringing your dog as they are less likely to be disturbed or disturb the neigbours.

Wi-Fi or Internet Access

Wifi or internet accessThere is wifi or internet access available at Laissez-Faire in Hartland Forest. Perfect for searching for things to do whilst on holiday, catching up on emails or even work if you have to.


GardenOn nice days, when you want to relax you can sit out in Laissez-Faire's garden and enjoy the sun shine. Children also love the outdoors so it can be a great place for them. Although, with young children you should always check any garden is safe for them.


BBQWhy waste part of your holiday doing the washing up. Laissez-Faire has a dishwasher installed to save you time, and family arguements, about the washing up. Everybody hates doing the washing up and the last thing you need is a big family arguement about who is going to do the washing up while you are on holiday.

Family holidays in Devon

Family Cottage BreaksLaissez-Faire sleeps up to 4 people so could be perfect for your family or group. So if you are looking for a family holiday in Devon then Laissez-Faire could be just the ticket.

Pet friendly cottage breaks in Devon

Pets welcomedIf you have a dog and you want to bring them with you on your holiday in Devon then... Great news! Laissez-Faire welcomes dogs. Often cottage owners have some restrictions on where your dog can roam in the property and there may be a small extra charge. However, there is no reason why your pet needs to miss out on the family holiday.

More about Laissez-Faire

Just a few miles from the north Devon coast, Laissez-Faire is a pretty, detached lodge, quietly situated on a 114-acre landscaped site, surrounded by spectacular Devon countryside, approached by a long lane, well off the Atlantic Highway between Bideford and Bude. The perfect choice for couples and families wanting a relaxing base from which to explore this stunning location and the ideal setting to enjoy a truly relaxing holiday. A dual aspect open plan living/dining room/kitchen leads out onto an enclosed verandah, the perfect spot to enjoy a morning coffee while you plan your day. Guests are welcome to use the excellent private leisure facilities of Penstowe Holiday Park (charges apply), including indoor and outdoor pools, sauna, Jacuzzi, tennis, badminton and squash courts, just a scenic 10-mile drive away. Visitors to the lodge also have free unrestricted use (daylight hours) of the two well stocked fishing lakes a short walk from the lodge (bring your own rods).
Lovely country, woodland and coastal walks abound, this really is the perfect spot to relax and unwind - a superb holiday choice whatever the time of year. Just 4 miles from picturesque Clovelly with its donkey transport and quaint cottages lining its cobbled lanes, fabulous beaches for relaxing and surfing at Westward Ho! Saunton Sands, Woolacombe and Croyde Bay are all within easy reach. The bustling resort of Bude, the spectacular coastal pathways around Hartland Point and the market town of Bideford from where visitors can take boat trips to the island of Lundy, England's only marine nature reserve are also easily reached. Golf, surfing, fishing and horse riding are all on offer close by and for cycling enthusiasts, walkers and dog owners the nearby Tarka Trail is not to be missed. For family fun The Big Sheep and The Milky Way Adventure parks are close by and there are numerous National Trust properties in the area. Beach 5 miles. Shop 3½ miles, pub and restaurant 2½ miles.

2 steps to entrance.
All on the ground floor.
Open plan living space.
Living area: With Freeview TV, DVD player and double sofa bed (for flexible sleeping arrangements).
Dining area.
Kitchen area: With electric oven, electric hob, microwave, fridge/freezer and dishwasher.
Bedroom 1: With kingsize bed and en-suite with shower cubicle and toilet.
Bedroom 2: With twin beds.
Bathroom: With shower over bath, and toilet.

Electric central heating, bed linen, towels and Wi-Fi (1GB included, additional at cost) included. Small decked terrace with sitting-out area and garden furniture. 114-acres of natural grounds with woodland (shared with other properties on-site). 2 dogs welcome, to be kept on a lead at all times. Fishing adjacent to site (code access in lodge, free of charge, licence required, daylight hours only). Private parking for 1 car. No smoking. Please note: There is a fenced lake in the grounds, 200 yards away.

  • Detached Property
  • Dishwasher
  • Garden / Patio
  • Highchair
  • No charge for pets
  • Rural Location
  • Wifi
  • Cot Available
  • Fishing Nearby/On-site
  • Coastal within 5 miles
  • Open Plan
  • Parking - On Site
  • Shower Cubicle

This cottage Sleeps 4

Price: £ 243 - £717


Cottage address: Laissez-Faire, Hartland Forest, Devon.UKC2595

As you can see Laissez-Faire is located in a great location. The perfect base for any holiday around Hartland Forest. And well suited to explore the whole of Devon.


This cottage is within 5 miles of the sea



 Things to do & places to visit in Devon near Laissez-Faire

Coastal holiday cottages in Devon

Cottage near the coast If you are looking for a coastal cottage holiday then Laissez-Faire could be what you are looking for. It's within 5 miles of the coast. You will be able to get a better idea of how close to the sea Laissez-Faire is by looking at the map. There may be more information in the description above too

Fishing holiday in Devon?

Fishing near byIf you enjoy fishing and fancy a bit of fishing in Devon then Laissez-Faire could be perfect as there are fishing opportunities close to the cottage. You will probably need a rod licence but you can always check what's needed when you book.

There are plenty of great places to vist near Laissez-Faire. Take a look at out holiday ideas pages for details of many places that are well worth considering visiting whilst on holiday at Laissez-Faire.

theme-park - places to go in Devon

Diggerland (Devon)

Verbeer Manor
EX15 2PE

museum - places to go in Devon

South Molton & District Museum

Broad Street
South Molton
EX36 3AB
01769 572 951

swimming-pool - places to go in Devon

Ilfracombe Swimming Pool

High Street
EX34 9QE
01271 644 80

museum - places to go in Devon

Dartmouth Museum

Duke Street
01803 832 923

houses-gardens - places to go in Devon

Tapeley Park Gardens

EX39 4NT
01271 860 528

farms - places to go in Devon

Quince Honey Farm

North Road
South Molton
EX36 3AZ
01769 572 401

museum - places to go in Devon

Totnes Costume Museum

High Street
01803 862 827

museum - places to go in Devon

Overbecks Museum & Garden

01548 842 893

museum - places to go in Devon

Torrington Museum & Archive

High Street
EX38 8HW
01805 624 324

swimming-pool - places to go in Devon

Cranford Club Swimming Pool

Salterton Road
01895 265 771

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