Lympstone, Devon


Lympstone is a coastal village with waterside cottages and narrow streets sits on the edge of the lovely Exe Estuary. Watch the boats come and go from the waterside or plan a walk or cycle along the picturesque popular estuary trail from Exmouth to Exeter. The seaside resort of Exmouth is close by with it s cliff top walks and stunning views of the bay also with sand dunes rock pools and seaside attractions. Darts Farm with it s farm shop is within easy reach as is Topsham both well worth a visit. The Exe River cafe (seasonal opening hours) is accessed via boat and if possible a must. The historic Cathedral city of Exeter is a short drive train or bus ride away the Roman Quarry Caves and Seaton Electric Tramway are also nearby. As you enter this unique retreat which has been decorated to evoke a calming and spacious feel you are greeted by a lavish open-plan kitchen/dining area. The kitchen is well-equipped with oven and hob and fridge with ice compartment great for budding cooks should you choose to bring back local ingredients from the nearby farm shops the local butcher or fresh fish from the coast. The double bed sits at one end of the hut beneath a pretty window on a warm summer s evening why not lie back in bed with the stable door open and enjoy a night of gazing up at the stars or curl up and watch TV or a DVD with the wood burner crackling. Beneath the bed there is plenty of storage for your stay. Located at the other end of the hut is the en-suite shower and WC. Outside the Shepherds Hut has an enclosed garden area with a table and chairs for enjoying al fresco meals using the charcoal BBQ. As you dine you will notice the grazing sheep and ponies in the paddocks beyond - a truly unique and memorable experience.

Accommodation Overview

Sleeps: 2

Bedrooms: 1

Pets: 1

Arrival Day: Fri


  • Complex of properties
  • Enclosed garden / patio
  • Open fire / woodburner
  • Internet access
  • Pub nearby
  • Shop nearby
  • Beach within easy reach
  • Romantic
  • Glamping
  • Shepherd Hut
  • Towels included

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