Oldaport Farm Cottages


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Really enjoyed our time here with you. As ever your hospitality and kindness were wonderful. Views and cottage magnificent. We will be back as soon as we can!......Chelmsford 1/11/14

A fabulous break and a wonderful stay. We
all had some super walks and Ginny loved her holiday on your farm. She will miss your dogs. Thank you......Guernsey 28/10/14

Another wonderful stay at Oldaport. the cottages are fantastic, as is the farm. Cathy is a wonderful host and the scones are amazing. thank you..... Kent 12/10/14

Perfect. Our 18mth daughter loved it, ducks, sheep and dogs! Great for our family break and hope to come back again. Thank you.....Surrey 6/10/14

Our best family holiday yet, peaceful, comfortable and perfect weather. Thank you cathy, hope to se you again.....Warwickshire....3/10/14

Lovely stay, enjoyed by all especially our 2 yr old who loved the dogs and animals especially Maisy. Beautiful setting and warm hospitality......West Sussex 27/9/14

Arrived desperate for a break and peace and enjoyed both in abundance. Loved staying in Orchard Cottage - well equipped and very comfortable. Fantastic countryside and coast. Grateful thanks Cathy........ Norfolk 27/9/14

Beautiful cottage and setting for a lovely relaxing weekend. very friendly atmosphere. Cathy, Thank you for your wonderful hospitality, we all loved it and will be back.....Worcestershire 21/9/14

We have had a wonderful week, the cottage and the farm are lovely, most comfortable bed and fantastic weather. Thank you so much. We will be back......Middlesex 13/9/14

Fantastic cottage, Cathy is a lovely host. First visit to Devon, wont be the last. Thank you Cathy...........Lincolnshire 30/8/14

What a warm welcome! Lovely house, a great farm, lots of things to do around. Oldaport is great! Thanks a lot Cathy. We hope to see you again soon......Germany 16/8/14

Lovely coast and countryside. We have really enjoyed seeing the sheep, the dogs, the ponies and eating the lovely scones. Thank you!....London 2/8/14

We had a wonderful, peaceful time on your farm and the lovely cottage! We enjoyed our stay in this beautiful countryside, wandering around and seeing all the animals. Thank you for your great hospitality!......London 26/7/14

Lovely coast and countryside. We have really enjoyed seeing the sheep, the dogs, the ponies and eating the lovely scones. Thank you!....London 26/7/14

Delightful cottage, delicious cream teas and a very warm welcome. Thank you so much Cathy. You contributed so much to the lovely restful holiday we had ......Kent 19/7/14


What a wonderful way to celebrate Susanna's 21st birthday!! 21 years of coming to Oldaport. Thank you for this special time which brings such joy and peace to our lives......London 28/6/14

A wonderful 2 weeks in this beautiful part of the world. Loved the animals and the farm, Cathy is a great host and made us feel very relaxed from the start. we loved how the sheep helped with the gardening! Loved the verdant countryside, staying in our memories as well the sunshine. Thank you..... Melbourne, Australia 14/6/14

Thank you so much for a peaceful and homely place to stay in such a beautiful place. We loved seeing the animals outside the back door and went for lots of walks - a lovely holiday ....Maidenhead 3/5/14


Very peaceful and relaxing stay. Beautiful surroundings and atmosphere. Well equipped and lovely scones....Cotswolds 14/4/14

Wonderful, warm and very well equipped cottages. Had a great time and would definitely come again........Bristol 14/4/14


Only a short break this time but a lovely time had by all - the brook us like a magnet to our children!................Worcestershire 29/10/13

Very relaxed, happy and comfortable stay - everything peaceful and welcoming. Loved Maisy and the Shetlands and Wonwell.........London 27/8/13


We had a wonderful week in the beautiful cottage. Cathy made us feel extremely welcome. We will miss the wonderful sounds of the farm...........London 2/8/13

We had a wonderful holiday at Oldaport. Beautiful weather, a warm welcome and many interesting things to see and to do. It was our first time at the South Hams and we will surely be back. Thank you......................Germany 20/7/13

Cathy, this was our first visit. Holiday beyond expectations. We had a marvellous holiday. Thank you so much for making our stay so enjoyable. Hopefully come back with all the family. God Bless. A Holiday to remember..........Birmingham 29/6/13


Another wonderful stay. Felt at home straight away and don't want to leave. Were lucky enough to have beach weather one day at Bigbury and spent time at Wonwell. A great week, thanks! .......Oxford 22/6/13

What a lovely stay we've had and we will certainly be back. The cottage was well thought out and lovely. We felt very welcomed. Thanks for our delicious scones! Yum Yum! .............Wiltshire 6/5/13

Cathy - we have had another lovely stay at Oldaport (have lost track of how many times we have visited now - 5/6?) Rest assured we will be back! Thank you for letting us stay again........Nottingham 12/4/13


Thanks Cathy for a much needed break - our 7th visit and we will be back again! The children loved the ponies as ever and thanks for finding a stables for them to go riding.........Oxfordshire 3/11/12


Fabulous relaxing weekend in a lovely surroundings. thank you for your hospitality, care and attention to details. Hope to return..........England 7/10/12

Thank you very much - we all had a lovely holiday! Four sunny days spent on the beach at Bigbury, Wembury, North Sands and Mill Bay. We also enjoyed the aquarium at Plymouth, the lighthouse on the Hoe and Saltram House...........London 1/9/12

A great place to stay, cottage perfect for our needs and very cosy. we had lots of lovely trips out and kids loved it!...............England 18/08/12

Never seen such a well equipped cottage! Thanks for staying here. we enjoyed playing in the fields, at the beach and visiting gardens and Morwellham Quay...............Netherlands 4/8/12

What a lovely place to stay! Very welcoming with homemade scones. The cottages were very clean and comfortable. We will come again. Many thanks................Desbrough, Northamptonshire 6/7/12


This is our fourth time at Oldaport - we love it so much. We have this time brought our three children, their partners and their children here to share the wonderful tranquility. a walk to the beach at Wonwell and return to the Dolphin Inn at Kingston is a must. Looking forward to seeing you again..................... England 21/4/12

Points Park Cottage, ideal for the two of us - cosy. Lovely area for exploring South Devon. Thank you for having us .................Mendham, Norfolk 8/10/11

Lovely week. Fab cottage. Many places to visit, Bigbury sea fantastic. Really nice touches - eco products and SCONES!!! ........................Derby 3/9/11

5th Holiday cottage and the Very Best! Great Time! Beautiful surroundings!..........................Fleet, Hants 5/8/11

We had a fantastic week at Oldaport. Girls loved the animals especially the shetland ponies. Very relaxing environment and close to great beaches as well as coastal paths and host of other attractions. Many thanks...Ireland 23/7/11

Had a lovely stay. Thank you for taking the time to let Molly (2) hold baby lambs and pat the dogs - greatly appreciated!...................................New Zealand 6/5/11

This is one of the very very best holiday we had in UK. Excellent farm and animals (sheep, chicks, ducks, ponies) The environment is very beautiful, peaceful and nice view. Will come back again! ..........................Hong Kong 23/4/11

Our 3rd stay, we loved it down here, so peaceful and beautiful. Thank you Cathy! Francesca says look after the ponies!...................... Frimley, Surrey 30/10/10

A very good short break, lovely cottage and area, home from home as we are retired farmers!..............Taunton 4/10/10

Fantastic comfortable cottage. everything that we needed, thanks Cathy. 3 kids loved it too, oh and the dogs!........ 3/9/10 Hampshire

We loved our holiday in your place, wonderful landscape, cottage and sheep + ponies! Thanks for your kindness. It was a great time, lots of pleasure!!........... 3/9/10 Germany

What a lovely week we have had!! The childern were so pleased to see Oliver again!! we will be back!!.......Nottingham 31/7/10

Thank you Cathy for your kind hospitality. The cottage is lovely, lots of space and well equipped. The area is truely lovely, enjoyed the early walks on the farm and lovely drives. Many thanks...........East Yorkshire 17/7/10

Thanks for a fab week - Jacob & Samuel says thanks for letting us see the horses, chickens, sheep and ducks. Lovely spot, great hospitality and we love to come again........London + Oxford 5/6/10

Thanks a lot. We really had a nice week here. Our little son loved going to the sheep and discovering the area. We can commend this place to everyone who wants some peace and nature..............Munich, Germany 29/ 5/10

Another week of wall to wall sunshine! A real tonic after a long cold winter. Lots of cliff top walks and National Trust gardens, wonderful flowers and primroses.....Sheffield 25/4/10

Fantastic cottage, wonderful hospitality, great part of the country and superb weather. the boys loved the animals too. We've had a lovely time! Thank you!..........Nottingham 11/4/10

Lovely holiday despite rain! Super cottage and beautiful farm - the dogs loved it............Cheltenham 27/3/10

Lovely welcome followed by delightful holiday - warm, comfortable cottage. Thank you ..........Birstall, Leicester 6/10/09

What a wonderful place to spend a holiday - so many places of interest to visit, lovely beaches (dog friendly) and such a lovely historic farm, with every comfort you can imagine - The weather has been fantastic for the time of the year. It's no wonder we wish we were staying longer. Spectacular views on Dartmoor and don't miss the Prison Museum (only £2.50 entrance fee) Many thanks Cathy..........................Stoke on Trent 3/10/09

Great cottage in a superb location enjoyed our stay at Points Park Cottage and made the most of the local beaches! Very relaxing week and will recommend Oldaport to our friends, Thanks........................Altringham, Cheshire 15/8/09

Super cottage and lovely furnishings. We have enjoyed a very relaxing and yet a busy (touring) holiday Many thanks................Matlock, Derbyshire 13/6/09

What can I say Cathy, it is our fifth time and for us this place is heaven on earth. We will count the days - see you in May next year!..............Holland, 10/5/09

We had a superb time, our dog Jack loved running round the farm, especially getting wet by the stream. The lambs and chicks were adorable. Our time here went quickly as we were having so much fun.........Beckenham, Kent 10/4/09

Had a really enjoyable and relaxing time in beautiful peaceful surroundings. Thank you for allowing us to see the lambs being born........Cheltenham 14/2/09

We had as always - a fantastic holiday in your cottage. Can't wait to come back next year! Thank you for your warm welcome.....(P.S we tried to smuggle out a pony but our car boot was too small!)..................Belgium 20/12/08

Thank you for a lovely stay. The scenery and wildlife are amazing. Cheers...... P.S. I especially liked the shetland ponies by the babbling brook - very picturesque!........................Brighton, Sussex 14/10/08

Thank you all for a wonderful holiday, I have been to a lot of places in England and aboard and I can honestly say this has been one of the best and most welcoming holidays, thanks again...........6/9/08 County Durham

A wonderful week! Fantastic accommodation, very peaceful — really love being able to walk through the fields and see the animals. Thank you Cathy - you are so welcoming and the scones were much appreciated! Best holiday in a long time!......................................Birmingham 23/8/08
 
This year marks a decade of stunning holidays in Pitty Park Cottage. Another great year, thank you very much again Cathy!.........Muston, Leicestershire 8/8/08

We have had a fabulous week.Beautiful accommodation and gorgeous scenery. Made to feel very welcome, will definitely be coming back next year! Thank you very much....................Farnborough, Hampshire 7/6/08

Thanks for a lovely holiday - the buttercup field was our favourite place - could do with another week!!......Hove, Sussex 31/5/08

Another enjoyable week with plenty of coastal walks in the sunshine......primrose too. Its 23 years (approx.) since we first came!!............Sheffield 26/4/08

Lovely welcome. Had a lovely time, our dog didn't want to go home....................Addlestone 5/7/08

Wonderful to see Oldaport in the spring having previously been in the autumn. Great to have a foal born on our last day. We will be back next year for our fourth visit!.......................................10/4/08

Cathy, your hospitality is second to none. Another peaceful stay and a joy to see the animals. We will be back soon..........Berrow, Somerset 17/3/08

Haven't found a better place - the minute we arrived, work was forgotten. Thank you for sharing your little piece of heaven ....................Cornwall 7/3/08

Beautiful surroundings, lovely cottage and the lambs made my girl friend's holiday!! All in all had a wonderful time! Thank you..................Bristol 27/2/08

What a great place. We had a brilliant xmas here. The animals are a joy to see and be so close too. Thanks Cathy………………..Wiltshire 27/12/07