What to expect at Swallow’s Rest

A Guide to what you’ll find in your self catering property and services available when you come to stay at Swallow’s Rest

General Essentials

Free WiFi.
Satellite TV with Freeview channels.
Radio and DVD/CD player.
Oil fired Rayburn cooker.
Electric cooker.
Fridge freezer and separate larder fridge.
Washing Machine (Indoor and outdoor clothes dryers).
Cafetiere, salt and pepper mills (filled).
Tea towels, dish cloths & oven glove.
Hair dryer, iron and ironing board, airer, vacuum cleaners.
Log burner and large basket of logs supplied. (Extra baskets £7.00).
Open plan kitchen and dining area.

Sleeping essentials

Beds made up for your arrival.
Duvets, pillows and crisp designer bed linen.
All double beds are king size, one divan and the rest all with wooden frames and slatted bases, (including one four poster).
Open plan studio with six single beds.
Extra 4 mattresses available on request (£100.00 per week).


3 en suite shower rooms.
1 separate shower room.
1 bathroom.
Quality bath towels (not to be used in the swimming pool).
Please bring swimming and beach towels.
Complimentary toiletries in each bathroom.
Supply of loo rolls – one per loo.

Baby provisions

Travel cot available (£15.00).
Please bring your own cot linen.
High Chair available.

Outdoor essentials

Private terrace with wooden picnic tables.
Directors chairs for outdoor use.
Wooden benches.
BBQ – please bring your own charcoal.
Ample private car parking outside main entrance.

Plenty of kitchen possibilities

Plenty of kitchen possibilities

Complimentary essentials

Basket of logs.
Cleaning materials (starter pack with washing up liquid, pot scourers’, ciff cleaner, loo cleaner, kitchen cleaner, dishwasher tablets x 4 and washing powder tablets x 4).
Selection of board games.
80 acres of farmland to explore not to mention Exmoor National Park!
Central heating and electric all included.

Service essentials

Made to order: Home made Lasagne, beef casserole etc. with salads, French bread, butter, and salad dressings, with puddings of your choice including home made ice cream delivered to Swallows Rest.
Dinner party meals served in the neighbouring farmhouse with pre dinner drinks in the drawing room can be arranged on any night of your stay.
Mid week cleaning by prior arrangement.
Fax service by request.

  • Nearest pub 1 mile across the farm The Rockford Inn or 2 miles across the farm The Blue Ball Inn.
  • The Rising Sun in Lynmouth, 3 miles or restaurant at Culborne 5 miles.
  • Nearest shop 4 miles – Cost Cutter at Lynton.
  • Petrol 6 miles at Barbrook.
  • Nearest beach Lynmouth – 3 miles (rocky except at low tide).