A 100 year old North Devon B&B near Ilfracombe. Farm produce for breakfast. Camping pitches, static caravan & YHA also available for cheap holidays in Devon.
Mullacott Farm B&B and Caravan and campsite is beautifully set amongst 30 acres of coastal preservation area in North Devon. The land has fabulous sea views on three sides, overlooking Woolacombe and Lundy Island to the west, Lee Bay and Ilfracombe to the north and the south coast of Wales on a clear day. Close to Ilfracombe Tunnels Beach. B&B accommodation is in Swallow Barn, which has been lovingly renovated and retains many of the original features, including the old exposed beams.
A static caravan is available for rent in a sheltered area of the farm and this accommodates six people in three bedrooms. There is a well equipped kitchen and a large lounge dining area with banquet seating, gas fire and television. YHA camping Barn. £8 pppn (2009) This is great for groups of up to twenty people on sleeping platforms with a mattress (though we do ask that you bring your own bedding and sleeping bag). There is a dining area and well-fitted kitchen area with electric full-size oven, hob, fridge-freezer, microwave, toaster, kettle, sinks with hot water from a water heater. Camping and caravan pitches are also available on the farm in the eight acre camping field with plenty of parking. A number of facilities are provided to ensure that your stay is as comfortable as possible - these include electric hook ups, separate men's and ladies toilets, showers and mains drinking water. Ball games and kites are encouraged and we allow barbecues.
All the bedrooms have a double and a single bed, and are en-suite, with a toilet, basin and shower. They are tastefully decorated, in a simple country cottage theme.There are two bedrooms on the ground floor, with stable doors leading out onto the patio, where there is substantial wooden garden furniture, where you can enjoy an evening drink and while away the time. Upstairs there are 4 rooms, 2 adjoining rooms and a double and a single room. All of the bedrooms include free WiFi, a TV, clock radio, a tea and coffee hospitality tray, hairdryer, plenty of storage space, and a comfortable seating area, with chairs and table.
There is a storage area available for surfboards and bicycles. Dogs are welcome on the farm, but they cannot stay in the B&B. They must be kept on a lead, and cleaned up after, at all times. Free range eggs and sausages are available from the farmhouse.
Doubles, Twins and Family rooms still available. Singles limited. 3 day minimum for Bank Holiday.
From Junction 27 of the M5, follow the A361 to Barnstaple. Continue on the A361 following signs to Ilfracombe. On entering Ilfracombe from Mullacott Cross, 300m from the roundabout turn left, at the brown tourist sign saying Mullacott Riding Stables and Mullacott Farm Camping Barn. Drive through the two white pillars, with horses heads on and take the first turning right. Follow the signs, depending on whether you are towing or not.