All the bedrooms here are rather special. This is bedroom two with a roll top bath and king-size bed.
The gorgeous dining-area has views out over the surrounding countryside.
Welcome to the Cottage at South Pusehill!
Celebrate Christmas surrounded by those you love most in this wonderful cottage.
The well-equipped kitchen is ready and waiting for your arrival.
Bedroom one has a king-size bed and twin captain's bunks.
Time to gather and enjoy a BBQ in your lovely courtyard garden!
The best place to snuggle down and watch a family film.
The living space is open plan making it a social area for all.
Looking from the sitting-area to the kitchen.
The cosy sitting-area.
Looking from the sitting-area to the dining-area.
Takie in the surrounding views from the dining room.
A delightful space to enjoy your meal at any time of day.
The tastefully decorated sitting-area and kitchen.
Bedroom one is perfect for a younger family with a private en suite shower-room.
Bedroom one is on the ground floor and is a family suite with an en suite shower-room.
The en suite shower-room for bedroom one.
The cloakroom on the landing between bedroom two and three.
Bedroom two is on the first floor and has a bath and shower.
Bedroom two has a comfortable King-size bed.
Breakfast in bed is the perfect way to wake up.
Wind down after a busy day by soaking in the bath in bedroom two.
Bedroom three on the first floor is another King-size bed with a shower.
This is a wonderfully cosy room.
The shower behind the bed.
A sunny spot for some quiet reading in bedroom three.
Look out for the name plate on your arrival.
Make the most of the weather with al fresco dining at the front of the cottage.
Looking across from the private parking area.
The beautiful Blue Flag beach at Westward Ho! at low tide.
Clovelly is a charming place to go visit.
Nearby Appledore is a wonderful place to explore.
Instow across the estuary from Appledore has miles of golden sands.
Head to Bideford for the day and maybe a day trip to Lundy!
The pretty market town of Barnstaple.

The Cottage at South Pusehill

4880

Westward Ho! / Sleeps 8 + 2 cots*

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The location of attractions is intended only as a guide. Distances are 'as the crow flies'.

Nearest pub

The Pier House (½ mile)

With stunning sea views, this bar and restaurant sits on a dramatic cifff edge. A relaxed popular spot, call in for light snacks, drinks or a three course meal. When the weather is fine you can enjoy a decked sun terrace, perfect for alfresco dining.

Rated 2 out of 5 stars
Rated 2 out of 5 stars

September 2021

Disappointed with Sunday riast

Badly managed and tasteless

Nearest beach

Westward Ho! Beach (2 ½ miles)

Two miles of sand stretching into the distance backed by a pebble ridge which divides the beach from Northam Burrows Country Park, a magnificent stretch of salt marsh, grassland and dunes.

Rated 4 out of 5 stars
Rated 4 out of 5 stars

May 2022

Beautiful beach

A beautiful, slightly windswept beach. Brilliant for surfing or a walk, with a lovely beach cafe in the dunes. Although the access from a private toll road comes with a (fair) price, this is much easier than getting to the beach by parking in the town (which makes a slightly run-down and shabby impression). Great beach to spend half a day with a picnic!


Rated 4 out of 5 stars

September 2016

the pier house

Gorgeous restaurant serving lovely food. Stunning views while you eat.


Rated 4 out of 5 stars

April 2012

Awesome beach for surfers/bodyboarders!

This beach is incredible...2 miles of the most incredible surf I've ever seen and however busy it gets it never seems crowded.


Rated 4 out of 5 stars

September 2011

Felt like I was a kid again

The beach is huge....3miles of it! Although it's a sandy beach, the sand never actually dried out during our visit. But that was great for sandcastle building. Plenty of surfers make use of the beach and the rock pools are fantastic. Great fish and chip shop just up from the beach. Parking is easy. Definitely worth a visit.


Rated 4 out of 5 stars

September 2010

Vast expanses of golden sand

Westward Ho! beach is a 'Blue Flag' beach, offering vast expanses of golden sand. Good for surfing, it is patrolled by lifeguards and is one of the safest in the area. An added attraction for youngsters are the many rock pools to explore at low tide.

Nearest walk

The Tarka Trail Westleigh (2 ¾ miles)

The Tarka Trail covers over 160 miles of pathways and bridleways in Devon and forms part of the Devon Coast to Coast Cycle Route. The trail will take you pretty much as far as you want to wander with easy flat paths and estuary views. Just watch out for cyclists, it's a popular route.

Nearest town

Westward Ho! (¾ mile)

One of only two places in the world to feature a '!' as part of its name, Westward Ho! lays claim to a fantastic beach. Over two miles long the beach offers lots to see and do. Walk along the sandy shore and see if you hap across one of the three wrecks often totally submerged in the sand. Westward Ho! beach is popular amongst surfers and there are lifeguards on duty in the summer. Doggy restrictions apply.

Also nearby

Tea on the Green (¾ mile)

A retro delight, to take tea back in the forties and fifties close to the seafront at Westward Ho!. A traditional tearoom with cakes and light bites to be washed down with a variety of teas and coffee. This lovely little cafe was voted the best for 2011/2012 in the North Devon Food Awards.

Rated 5 out of 5 stars
Rated 5 out of 5 stars

June 2019

You need to feel hungry before you call in here.

Fantastic small retro café serving hot and cold light meals along with cream teas to die for. Sit outside looking at the sea and town green on inside and wallow in an era gone by. Food excellent, portions enormous and staff were efficient and friendly.


Rated 5 out of 5 stars

August 2015

Still fantastic!

We first found Tea on the Green in 2012, and whenever we've been anywhere close (that means within a 1 and half hour drive!!) we've always spent the day at Westward Ho! and included something to eat here. The lunches are great, with excellent choices (you won't go hungry) and the cakes are magnificent. It's always busy though, so you have to be prepared to wait or maybe sit outside.


Rated 5 out of 5 stars

September 2014

The cream teas really are to die for!


Rated 5 out of 5 stars

September 2012

A visit a must if you are in Westward Ho

What a lovely little place to stop for tea and cake. Although it was next to where we were staying whatever time of day we walked past it was always full and we determined to try it during our week in Westward Ho so waited across the road until a table outside was empty and ran across before another lucky person was able to sample their lovely food and surroundings. Just amazing.


Rated 5 out of 5 stars

April 2012

WOW!!!! The MOST incredible tea shop!

You MUST visit this tea shop! From the outside it's easy to miss or walk past as its not big but once inside it is just fantastic. all decor and music is 1950's and there is so much attention to detail especially the lovely crockery. But best of all the menu is amazing. Cakes are delicious and such a great choice of drinks and food. I'd recommend booking a table to avoid any disappointment!

Instow Beach (3 ½ miles)

A great beach for children with acres of sand at low tide, shallow waters and usually calm seas. There are plenty of facilities nearby in the village. Dog restrictions apply so please check locally.

Rated 5 out of 5 stars
Rated 5 out of 5 stars

November 2021

A dog’s paradise

We came in November and there were so many dogs and owners on the beach. My little dog was in her element.


Rated 5 out of 5 stars

November 2021

Great to visit whatever the weather

Great walks based around a village with good pubs, a fantastic deli (John's) and an amazing fish shack near the beach and car park The Glorious Oyster, serving great no fuss fish dishes


Rated 5 out of 5 stars

July 2021

Instow John's deli near the beach

Great deli for picnic boxes, fresh crab sourdough roll. Amazing cakes


Rated 5 out of 5 stars

July 2021

Instow John's deli near the beach

Great deli for picnic boxes, fresh crab sourdough roll. Amazing cakes


Rated 5 out of 5 stars

June 2021

John's of Instow

Chocolate brownies to die for. Melt In the mouth and very chocolatey.

RHS Rosemoor (8 miles)

Set deep in the north Devon countryside, The Rosemoor estate was once the home of Lady Anne Palmer. Lady Anne developed a passion for plants when she met noted plantsman Colllingwood Ingram while recuperating from measles in Spain. Over the next 30 years, she travelled the world to collect specimens for her garden, which she gave to the Royal Horticultural Society in 1988. The estate now comprises 65 acres of land, which includes rose gardens, a winter garden, a fruit and vegetable garden, a formal garden, woodlands, and many stream and lakeside plantings, making Rosemoor an enchanting place to visit whatever the season.

Rated 5 out of 5 stars
Rated 5 out of 5 stars

August 2021

Stunning gardens

Beautiful selection of show gardens and fabulous fruit and vegetable gardens. Well worth a visit and a cream tea


Rated 5 out of 5 stars

July 2021

Rosemoor RHS

Well worth a visit and 25 minutes from Forest View. Beautiful well kept gardens.


Rated 5 out of 5 stars

June 2021

Mr

Lovely


Rated 5 out of 5 stars

February 2009

Beautiful, well-managed gardens, well worth a visit whatever the season.


Rated 5 out of 5 stars

October 2008

The garden is absolutely gorgeous and very well looked after. The staff are very friendly and welcoming and the restaurant had great locally sourced food. A great day out for adults and children.


Rated 5 out of 5 stars

August 2008

Roses Galore!

The rose collection - one of the largest in the West Country - is very impressive. In full bloom in the summer, the scent of over 2,000 flowers is quite sensational. The Rose Weekend, held in June, was very informative, with advice on growing your own, as well as walks and activities for children.

The Waterfront Inn (¾ mile)

A modern waterfront pub with open plan bar area and front decked patio. Four large screen TV's will keep you up to date with the latest sporting events and children will love the outdoor play area. Dogs are welcome.

Rated 5 out of 5 stars
Rated 5 out of 5 stars

July 2021

Great Roast

Definitely recommend the roast dinner in here.

The Big Sheep (1 mile)

Lots to do here, from feeding lambs and watching sheepdog trials to pony and tractor rides.

Rated 5 out of 5 stars
Rated 5 out of 5 stars

October 2014

Much, much more than sheep!

There really is something for the whole family at The Big Sheep. Sheep racing, dog trials, sheep shearing, train rides, swan pedaloes, horse riding, pedal go karts, trampolines, indoor soft play with giant slides, outdoor laser tag all year round, archery tag in the summer, giant swing, great cafe and seasonal events.....!! We never get bored of this adventure park. Its reasonably priced, great fun and well organised.

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