Smithy Cottage in Devon

From £140 per night

Devon and Cornwall, England

Min 1 night

6 People

Smithy Cottage in Devon

From £140 per night

What You'll Do

Smithy Cottage sleeps 6 and has all the ingredients of a perfect getaway, including access to a heated indoor pool on the farm, stunning scenery and beautiful countryside walks.

Smithy cottage is the largest cottage on the farm and is all on one level. It can sleep 6 people in 3 ensuite bedrooms. There is one walk-in shower and two with a shower above a bath.

This beautiful, quirky place to stay has a fully equipped kitchen with a dishwasher, microwave, oven and a fridge/freezer. French doors connect the sitting room and the cottage’s large, bright conservatory.

There is also an enclosed private garden with stunning views of the English countryside, perfect for a morning cuppa or a sun downer and BBQ to end the day.

The Smithy has central heating  and a wood burning fire for those cosy nights in; a selection of books, games, jigsaws and DVDs are available to play or to watch on the cottage’s flat screen television.

The heated indoor swimming pool, just a few steps away is open from 9.00am until 8.00pm every day. The pool building also houses a small gym and a sauna. Just remember to bring towels for swimming and the sauna! The pool-house is on a rota system at the moment with each of the 5 cottages having exclusive use of the pool, sauna and fitness room for two 1-hour slots each day.

There is a pond with ducks, and an area with chickens and rabbits which you can help feed, it is the perfect place for the whole family.

Your stay at Smithy cottage will be a wonderful family holiday in the English countryside to remember, and with other cottages situated on the same site, it is also the perfect getaway for multiple families or large groups of friends. To see all properties on the site, click here.


Enjoy beautiful walks in the British countryside.

Have fun in the swimming pool on site.

Explore the farm and its many different facilities.

Your Local Host:


Hi I’m your host, Jonathan. My family and I have lived at this lovely 17th Century farm in the Devon countryside for more than 10 years. We love living in the West Country and enjoy meeting our guests and sharing our knowledge of the area.

Location Information


The Farm where the long barn is situated is in a great location, easily accessible by road via the M5 or by rail the train from Paddington takes just 2 hours.

It is very close to the popular towns of Bampton and Tiverton both of which have a great selection of cafes, pubs, restaurants and local shops.

Also within easy reach are the beaches of both the North and South coasts (about 40 minutes drive to either coast), and  Exmoor and Dartmoor.

  • Bed linen and bath towels
  • Parking for two cars
  • All facilities mentioned.


Cottages will be available from 4.00pm on the day of arrival and must be vacated by 10.00am on the day of arrival.

You can stay for as little as one night, but there may be minimum stay restrictions in some periods such as high season. Please check the calendar on the booking page.

The nearest large supermarkets are in Tiverton (6 miles away) – Tesco and Morrisons and there is a good range of local shops in Bampton, just 3 miles away. If you’d like to have your groceries delivered, Tesco, Sainsbury’s, Waitrose and Asda all deliver here. Please ensure your groceries arrive after you!

Well behaved dogs are accepted by prior arrangement at £20 per dog, per cottage (2 dog max). Dogs must never be left alone in the cottages. Dogs must not go into bedrooms or sit directly on cottage furniture. If your dog is likely to jump onto furniture, please bring covers for cottage furniture. Pet hairs should be removed from carpets before departure. Dogs must be kept on leads in on the farm grounds and poop should be scooped. For multiple cottage bookings, £20 covers the dog being in one cottage only. An additional charge can be paid if you would like to take the dog into other cottages. You can pay for your dogs upon arrival.