Crab Cottage

Located in Ilfracombe, Devon

This end terrace cottage is resting in the village of Illfracombe, Devon, and can sleep four people in two bedrooms.

  • Sleeps: 4
  • Bedrooms: 2
  • Bathrooms: 1
  • Pet Friendly: 1


21 Fore Street is a lovely end terrace cottage, situated in the village of Illfracombe, Devon. Hosting two bedrooms; one double with en-suite, and a twin bedroom, this cottage can sleep up to four people. Inside, you will also find an open plan kitchen and dining area, along with a sitting room hosting a gas wood burning stove. To the outside, is off road parking for one car, and a garden with a patio and furniture. Located in a cosy setting, and close to the harbour, 21 Fore Street is a refreshing retreat in a warming part of England.

Property Details

This end-terrace cottage is located in the seaside town of Ilfracombe. Situated on Ilfracombe's oldest street, just a short stroll from the harbour & beaches, Crab Cottage is the perfect place for families or couples to enjoy a classic holiday. Enter into the pleasant sitting room, home to a gas wood burner, comfortable sofa and chairs as well as exposed beams. After a long day, you will look forward to relaxing and cosying up in front of the fire. Next door is an open plan kitchen diner is well equipped and complete with the essentials you need to prepare your favourite home-cooked meals. Why not sit down at the dining table, ideal for enjoying breakfast or socialising in the evening. Up the stairs a double bedroom awaits, pieced together with pretty wall art and fitted wardrobes. A twin bedroom is next, convenient for friends or children to stay in. When the weather is nice, you may wish to pour a refreshing drink and rest on the patio area, to make the most of your holiday. With much more to explore, Ilfracombe hosts a choice of restaurants, pubs and shopping, while the town is only a ten-minute drive from Exmoor National Park. Just a couple of miles further is the three-mile golden beach of Woolacombe Bay. A delightful cottage in a family-friendly location.


Close to coast
Cot Available
High Chair
Linen and Towels
Near a Pub
Pet Friendly
Pets Go Free
Washing machine


Area Details


Ilfracombe is a picturesque harbour town on the North Devon coast with a reputation as being the culinary and cultural hub of the area. With the 20m high Damien Hirst sculpture Verity overlooking the water (Ilfracombe is Hirst's home town) and a collection of local galleries featuring both local and international artists. There are plenty of great restaurants to try in Fore Street and around the Harbour serving locally sourced food and catering for all tastes and budgets. Booking ahead is recommended especially for restaurants such as The Olive Room.

Lots to do and see in the area including the Tunnels Beaches, Watermouth Family Theme Park and Castle with a great mix of children's activities that appeal to all ages or take a tour of haunted Chambercombe Manor. Visit the award-winning Aquarium to take in a fascinating insight into the marine life of the area or discover the history of the area at Ilfracombe Museum. The scenery is stunning and can be enjoyed along the South West Coast Path with views across the Bristol Channel.

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