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Newton Poppleford, Otterton, Tipton St John

About this property

Barnhuis is a modern detached bungalow situated in the delightful village of Otterton and within a short walk of the coastal path towards Sidmouth and Exmouth.Otterton has much to offer with the River Otter running down to the estuary at Budleigh Salterton, lovely walks along the river with many picnic spots. There is a working mill with craft centre, gift shop and restaurant which regularly hosts live music and the village pub is close by. The new village shop, manned by volunteers, stocks all the essentials. Sidmouth and Budleigh Salterton are both within easy access with lovely pebble beaches, individual shops and restaurants. There is an extensive sandy beach at Exmouth whilst Ladram Bay a mile away, has holiday facilities. Bicton Park and Woodbury Common are also close by. This property is available for longer let through the winter periods at reduced rates. 

Newly constructed to a contemporary design the property is spacious, bright and open with superb views across the village and surrounding countryside. Whilst in an ideal spot for walkers, the property is also suitable for the less able having level access and being all on one level inside.


Level access to entrance hall with cloakroom and W.C.Triple aspect living room with French doors to balcony. Open plan kitchen and dining area.Large double bedroom with king size bed and fitted wardrobes with ample storage space. En-suite wet room with strong shower W.C. and hand basin. Outside there is a patio area and balcony. There is a chiminea which can be used as a bbq. There is also croquet & boules/petanque available.

Essential Information

Changeover day: Friday

No Pets

Private parking for one car

Large flat screen TV with freesat and DVD. Surround sound music system. Wi Fi internet connection.

Electric under floor heating. Air conditioning

Ceramic hob, and ceramic wok hob. Microwave/oven. Dishwasher. Fridge and separate freezer. There is also a washing machine/dryer in the wet room area

Bed linen and towels included

Visitor Comments

13th July 2018 - 'Fantastic stay at Barnhuis holiday cottage. Super place in a lovely village location.' Mark & Clare

22nd June 2018 - 'This is in an ideal location along the lower River Otter. We have had a fantastic time, Otterton has everything.'

1st June 2018 - 'Thoroughly enjoyed our stay, well equipped and a beautiful place to stay. One of the best we have stayed in. We enjoyed meeting the pigs, plenty of places to visit.'

11th May 2018 -'This is our second visit, its every bit as good, many thanks.'

6th April 2018 -'We've loved our stay here, the cottage is superb and the area beautiful. Great walks - mud permitting.'

18th March 2018 - 'Lovely cottage and so well equipped, one of the best we have stayed in.'

19th February 2018 -'Thank you for a lovely stay. We booked late and the cottage was everything we hoped for - very well equipped and great location for walking.'

17th November 2017 - ' We made a last minute decision to have a break. We combined a holiday with visiting relatives who have just moved down to Exmouth. The bungalow has everything you need and was well thought out. Many thanks.' Tony & Mavis

10th November 2017 - ' We have had a most enjoyable stay here at Barnhuis. Lovely and clean & well equipped. Thanks for the biscuits and milk. We have been visiting brother & wife who live in Sidmouth, walking and birding. A lovely area. We hope to return to Barnhuis. Thanks for everything.' Gill & Peter

20th October 2017 - 'Thank you for a lovely stay. Very well equipped with everything you could possibly need. The milk, biscuits and flowers were a very thoughtful touch. Many thanks.' Kate & John

13th October 2017 - ' A very interesting, quirky holiday home. Thank you for the flowers. We have had a lovely stay visiting family locally.' Ernie & Christine

29th September 2017 - ' Another very enjoyable holiday in this lovely place and area. We were concerned about the weather before we came but it was very good. A big thank you to David & Marianne. Hopefully we will be back next year.' Joan & Liam

25th August 2017 - ' One of the best we have ever stayed in. Everything we needed was here with instructions if needed. We shall miss the pigs, they are wonderful always like a titbit or two. Hope to come again. Thaks for the milk, biscuits and orchid, a lovely touch. Thank you very much Marianne & David.' Pete & Joan

11th August 2017 - ' Our second stay in Barnhuis. It was as lovely as the first time and again we were made very welcome by Marianne and David. Thank you.' Esther & Simon

28th July 2017 - ' Thoroughly enjoyed our visit to Barnhuis. We found everything we needed and more. Thanks for the welcome, we were made to feel at home.' Janet & John

21st July 2017 - ' Equally as enjoyable as our last visit in 2015 and looking forward to the next one.' Angela & Gerry

7th April 2017 - 'Oh! What a wonderful place to stay - absolutely beautiful bungalow with all mod cons. So peaceful and quiet. Lovely area for walks and plenty of places of interest to visit (use the bus), Marianne and David are delightful people - so welcoming and hospitable. The flowers, biscuits and milk was such a welcoming touch. Thank you...The weather has been exceptionally warm and sunny - walked every day. Recommend 'The Teapot' at Budleigh Salterton. This break has been so relaxing and much needed. Thank you so much. We will hopefully return in 2018. Recommend to family and friends.' Jack & Sybil

At a glance

Price per week, from:

£320 to £520

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  • Propert Ref: 333
  • Sleeps: 2
  • Bedrooms: 1
  • Bed format: 1 double
  • Shower Room: 1


  • Parking
  • Garden
  • Village
  • Short Walk Pub
  • Detached
  • OK for Less Able
  • Broadband/Wi Fi
  • Linen Inc
  • Double beds
  • Shower Room

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Price Breaks from 2018 Week Price Short Break Price*
20 Jul to 30 Aug £520 £364
31 Aug to 06 Sep £505 £354
07 Sep to 20 Sep £460 £322
21 Sep to 18 Oct £390 £273
19 Oct to 25 Oct £360 £252
26 Oct to 20 Dec £320 £224
Christmas £400 £280
New Year £400 £280
Price Breaks from 2019 Week Price Short Break Price*
01 Jan to 04 Apr £315 £221
05 Apr to 25 Apr £400 £280
26 Apr to 23 May £390 £273
24 May to 30 May £450 £315
31 May to 13 Jun £460 £322
14 Jun to 11 Jul £510 £357
12 Jul to 25 Jul £510 £357
26 Jul to 22 Aug £525 £368
23 Aug to 29 Aug £525 £368
30 Aug to 12 Sep £510 £357
13 Sep to 26 Sep £465 £326
27 Sep to 17 Oct £390 £273
18 Oct to 24 Oct £365 £255
25 Oct to 19 Dec £315 £221
Christmas £390 £273
New Year £390 £273
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*Short Break prices shown are for 3 nights only, please call for 4 or 5 night prices if required. Short Breaks are available from the end of October half term to the start of the Easter school holidays, or at the owners' discretion for a last minute booking at other times of the year. Unfortunately it would be most unusual for us to be in a position to consider a short break at peak holiday times, such as the October and February half terms or over the Christmas, New Year and Easter breaks.