Yeoldon Lodge

Located in Bideford, Devon

Nestling on the water s edge and boasting spectacular views, this remarkable property is perfect for a special family holiday as it is situated in one of the most desirable locations in Bideford.

  • Sleeps: 6
  • Bedrooms: 3
  • Bathrooms: 2
  • Pet Friendly: 2


This extraordinary property is one of two beautiful retreats, perfectly situated overlooking the Torridge Estuary, offering breathtaking views both seawards towards Instow and Appledore and landwards toward Bideford. Minutes away is the famous Tarka Trail, a thirty-two mile, traffic-free trail suitable for walkers, wheelchair users and cyclists alike. The surrounding area is a popular destination for families offering a range of leading attractions such as Tapeley Park, The Big Sheep and The Milky Way. The charming cliffside village of Clovelly with its cobbled streets and the popular beach of Westward Ho!, popular with surfers, are both a short drive away and with the likes of Croyde beach, Woolacombe, Hartland and Clovelly also within easy reach. No matter which direction you head in, the North Devon coast will soon reveal sandy beaches, hidden coves, beautiful towns and charming villages.

Entering the property, guests will find themselves in the entrance hall, which is the perfect spot for kicking off your walking boots and hanging your coats. From here, you will enter the lounge area, light-filled space with French doors which lead out to a remarkable conservatory area and an inglenook fireplace with wood burner taking centre stage in the Lounge, allowing you to sit back and relax amongst the rich, soft furnishings and watch your favourite programme on the TV, or just enjoy a good catch up with family and friends. Stepping into the conservatory area which overlooks the Torridge Estuary, offering breathtaking views both seawards towards Instow and Appledore and landwards towards Bideford. Here you will be able to enjoy many evening meals with a view. If you are looking for a quiet space to plan the day ahead, this remarkable retreat offers a peaceful snug area which is situated off the lounge. The property s kitchen is well equipped with electric oven and hob, microwave, fridge/freezer, washing machine, tumble dryer, dishwasher as well as access out onto the balcony area. At the end of the day climb the stairs to the first floor where you will find the three bedrooms, the master bedroom which offers a king-size bed, TV and en suite shower room and WC, a double bedroom which offers a private balcony area with bistro set and spectacular views, and a light and airy twin bedroom. You will also find the shower room on this floor which consists of a shower and WC.

Venture outside via the conservatory or Kitchen, to the raised patio area, where you enjoy al fresco dining with a view on the raised patio area, step down into the enclosed river view garden which is mainly set to lawn and let the children play. Further activities for all to enjoy is a shared games room situated just off the driveway, which boasts table tennis, air hockey, and table football. Finally, take a stroll to the riverbank gardens exclusive for the use of the two cottages, below and enjoy undisturbed fishing from the decking at the bottom of the garden. This property offers off-road parking for two cars.


  • Nestling on the water’s edge this spacious property enjoys a large balcony with exceptional views over the Torridge Estuary
  • Why not explore the stunning North Devon coastline along the South West Coastal Path which runs right past your doorstep
  • A selection of eateries, pubs and shops are all within walking distance and the expansive sandy beaches at Instow, Westward Ho!, Croyde and Woolacombe are all a short drive away
  • 3 bedrooms 1 king-size, 1 double and 1 twin
  • 1 shower room and 1 en suite shower room
  • Electric oven and hob, fridge/freezer, washer machine, tumble dryer, dishwasher and microwave
  • Shared games room with table tennis, air hockey and table football
  • Wood burner (first basket of logs included)
  • Electric and central heating included
  • Allocated parking for 2 cars
  • Wi-Fi included
  • 2 dogs welcome
  • Beach 2 miles, shop and pub within walking distance
  • Located next door to Yeoldon Stables (also a holiday let available for booking)
  • TV in the lounge


Close to coast
Cot Available
Games Room
High Chair
Linen and Towels
Near a Pub
Off road parking
Pet Friendly
Real Fire
Washing machine


Area Details


The historic maritime town of Bideford lies on the River Torridge on the North Devon Coast and makes for an excellent base to explore this area of Devon. With a great selection of shops, cafés, pubs, tea rooms and restaurants you won't need to leave the town for anything but there is so much to see and do in the area you will surely want to. Just a couple of miles away is Westward Ho!, with 2 miles of spectacular coastline and a Blue Flag awarded sandy beach. Just sit and enjoy the views or perhaps make a sandcastle or partake in one of the many water-based activities on offer including surfing. The walking is especially good around here with both the South West Coast Path and the Tarka Trail within easy reach. North Burrows Country Park provides 253 hectares of diverse landscapes to enjoy while the award-winning Big Sheep all-weather family attraction and the Ultimate Adventure Centre are just 1 mile away. In summary, this area offers so much for all ages with breathtaking scenery thrown in for free!

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