CROYDE DUNE LODGE OVERVIEW
DUNE LODGE is an eco-friendly holiday lodge in an enviable location! The lodge is situated directly behind the sand dunes of beautiful Croyde bay, so the beach is only minutes away, just a short stroll down the path through the dunes.
3 bedrooms sleep 6 people, with an en suite shower room to the master bedroom and separate family bathroom. Highlights include the sociable open plan living space, the lawned garden, the heated outdoor shower, and the south westerly facing sun deck that gets full afternoon sun.
If you’re looking for a relaxing family escape in Croyde Bay then look no further!
An attractive open plan lounge and dining area with french doors that lead out onto the sun-deck and garden outside. There is a remote controlled ceiling fan to keep you cool on warm summer days and a stylish wall mounted electric fire in case of chilly summer nights. It also has a 49” wall mounted, 4K flat screen TV with all the essential channels including BT Sport and Netflix to keep everyone amused once the sun has gone down. There is also unlimited fibre broadband WiFi internet access and a good selection of books, games and DVDs. Each room also has its own electric heater with adjustable levels of heat output.
There is an extendable dining table and six chairs for meal times (unless you'd rather eat 'al fresco' out on the sun deck!). A high chair is available.
The fully fitted quality kitchen has an integrated fridge/freezer, ceramic hob, dishwasher and washing machine.
Other appliances include an oven, grill, kettle, microwave oven, toaster, cafetiere and all the essential kitchen utensils, pots and pans.
There are 3 bedrooms sleeping 6 people. Each bedroom has its own built in wardrobe space and full length mirrors.
Bedroom 1: Master bedroom with a large double bed. There is a flat screen TV with freeview and DVD player, there is also a DAB digital radio.
Bedroom 2: Twin bedroom with built-in cupboards and reading light.
Bedroom 3: Twin bedroom with built-in cupboards and reading light.
A travel cot is available.
Bathroom 1: En suite shower room to Bedroom 1, with walk-in shower, WC and heated towel rail.
Bathroom 2: Family bathroom with bath and shower over, WC and a heated towel rail.
The en-suite shower room is accessible from the hallway as well as the master bedroom.
It's just a 3 minute walk through the dunes to the beach and a 5 minute walk in the other direction into Croyde village with all the pubs, shops and restaurants!
As well as the lawned garden there is a lovely south westerly facing sun deck that gets full afternoon sun and views of the setting sun. There is an outdoor table and chairs as well as a picnic bench. The heated outdoor shower is fantastic for rinsing off all the sand and salt you may have accumulated during the day! Another bonus of this property is the storage space beneath the lodge, enough room for surfboards, bikes, barbecue and charcoal as well as all your beach-gear
The gravel drive has parking space for at least 2 cars.
AT A GLANCE
Location - Croyde; Pets - No; 3 bedrooms; Sleeps 6; Postcode EX33 1PT; Ideal for families with young children, friends & couples; Changeover Day - Friday during peak weeks (otherwise flexible); Off-street parking for 2 cars; Open plan living area; TVs; DVD player; Includes bed linen and hand towels; Electric panel heating; Oven; Ceramic hob; Fridge/freezer; Dishwasher; Microwave; Toaster; Kettle; Washing machine; Garden & outdoor furniture; Outdoor heated shower; Charcoal BBQ
E & O E
WALK TO: Croyde! The go to destination for families, friends, couples, ramblers, dog walkers, and surfers… the list is endless.
A charming, unspoilt village on the North Devon coast, Croyde has a choice of traditional pubs, restaurants, ice cream parlours and surf shops. The village centre is a delightful cluster of unspoilt period and chocolate box cottages.
The award winning sandy beach is perennially popular with hardy surfers looking for waves, and there are also rock pools and sand dunes, which are a must for young intrepid explorers. For the more adventurous, kite surfing, volleyball, kayaking and horse riding are all on your doorstep. Coastal and Countryside walks include the majestic Croyde cliff path to Baggy Point, (and for those energetic), to Woolacombe and beyond.
There is so much to do in and around Croyde with various festivals throughout the year, lots of local pubs have live music throughout the year, The Thatch and The Kings Arms at Georgeham tend to have the most music on, both usually having a decent band play on Friday night.
Looking forward, the Croyde Ocean Triathlon is held inJuly, this hotly contested Olympic length triathlon attracts hundreds of athletes each year, make sure you enter early!
CYCLE (or drive) TO: A day at historic Braunton Burrows is great, or cycle round to Crow Point through the fascinating Braunton Marshes passing a delightful thatched Linhay or cattle shelter built almost 200 years ago. Bird watchers will be in their element here. Cyclists can also enjoy the 30-mile Tarka Trail tracking the scenic coastline of North Devon.
DRIVE TO: Explore the beautiful Exmoor National Park. Combe Martin Wildlife and Dinosaur Park, The Milky Way and The Big Sheep all within a short driving distance. Cultural days can be passed at Arlington Court, historic Clovelly Village, Watermouth Castle, Lynton, Lynmouth, Victorian-styled Ilfracombe with its quaint fishing harbour and many more. Saunton Golf Course is a mere 3 miles down the road with its 2 famous links courses. Finally, picturesque walks through beautiful forested areas and running rivers such as at Watersmeet will complete your wonderful stay in this beautiful part of England.