Spekes Valley Holidays - Speke’s Retreat in Hartland, Devon - for a short midweek or long weekend break

Welcome to Spekes Valley Holidays - Speke’s Retreat and ideal choice for your next long weekend or midweek break.

Nestling in a peaceful rural hamlet just 4 miles from the popular village of Hartland, and one mile from North Devons English Heritage Coastline, these two character barn conversions, completed to a very good standard and full of modern comforts, are set within their own private gardens. Situated within easy reach of all the local attractions, the cottages make a perfect holiday destination for all ages. Rugged English Heritage Coastline can be picked up from a maze of footpaths literally from your door to take in the spectacular Area of outstanding natural beauty and SSSI delights, a haven for keen walkers, bird watchers and naturalists. Hartland itself is a thriving rural village with post office, stores, garage and church along with local pubs serving food. Nearby beaches and coves include Speke's Mill Mouth, Hartland Quay and Welcome Mouth, Bude Widemouth Bay and Westward Ho! are a treat to explore. Locally golf and fishing at Hartland Forest and fishing, watersports and sailing at nearby Tamar Lakes. The pretty fishing villages of Clovelly, Bucks Mills and Appledore are within an easy drive or walking distance for keen walkers taking you through National Trust coastal paths. Lundy Island by helicopter or boat can be picked up at Clovelly or the historic port and market town of Bideford, offering a good selection of shops, pubs and restaurants. Local family attractions include the Big Sheep and Milky Way, and gardens at Docton Mill, Hartland Abbey and Clovelly Court. Shops and pubs 4 miles.

Ground floor: Living room with French door and slate floor. Dining room with slate floor. Kitchen with slate floor. 2 bedrooms: 1 double (5ft), 1 twin (zip and link), both with en-suite shower room and toilet. First floor: 3 bedrooms: 1 double (5ft) with en-suite shower room and toilet. 2 twin (zip and link), both with additional stow away single, one with en-suite bathroom with shower over bath and toilet, one with en-suite shower room and toilet.

Elec woodburner in living room inc. Underfloor Oil central heating, elec, bed linen and towels inc. Cot. Highchair. Freeview TV. Video. DVD. CD. Elec cooker. Microwave. Washing Machine. Shared tumble dryer. Dishwasher. Freezer. Large shared garden. Private terrace and furniture. BBQ. Ample parking. No smoking. Friday to Friday.

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Pet Friendly Property

Pet Friendly

Spekes Valley Holidays - Speke’s Retreat allows pets so their is no reason why your dog has to miss out on your short cottage break in Devon
Short Break

Book a short break

Spekes Valley Holidays - Speke’s Retreat is available to book for a short break. So if you are tight on holiday time this could be the perfect option

Fishing on site or near by

Fishing on site or nearby

Keen on fishing? Spekes Valley Holidays - Speke’s Retreat could be the perfect choice.

High Chair

High Chair Available

There is a highchair available at Spekes Valley Holidays - Speke’s Retreat. Save valuable space in the car as there is no need to bring your own.


Cot Available

Travel cots are bulky and awkward items to pack for a holiday - There is a cot available so there is no need to bring your own.

Washing Machine

Washing Machine Available

The washing machine could be very helpful for active or young families or for those who need to pack light.



Enjoy cooking outdoors on the BBQ at Spekes Valley Holidays - Speke’s Retreat.

Rural Location

Rural Location

Love the countryside? Enjoy Spekes Valley Holidays - Speke’s Retreat.'s rural location.

Near the sea

Near the coast

Love the sea? Spekes Valley Holidays - Speke’s Retreatis near the coast.

Price: £ from £ 657

This cottage Sleeps a maximum of 12 people

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Spekes Valley Holidays - Speke’s Retreat


About Spekes Valley Holidays - Speke’s Retreat

Cottage rental includes

  • Barbecue
  • Dishwasher
  • Ground Floor Facilities
  • Garden / Patio
  • Highchair
  • Rural Location
  • Cot Available
  • Washing Machine
  • Green Scheme
  • Coastal within 3 miles
  • Coastal within 5 miles
  • All En-suite
  • Parking - On Site
  • Shower Cubicle

Sleeps 12 persons | Bedrooms 5 | Bathrooms 5 | Pets 2

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