Coulscott is perfect for the whole family, with so much to see and do.

Our private estate has excellent facilities perfect for your dream family holiday in Devon; whether the kids want to take a dip in the heated indoor pool or burn off some steam in the sunshine on our large wooden outdoor play area, or you want to take the whole family on a relaxing stroll, we’ve got something for everyone.

Heated Indoor Pool and Hot Tubs

Magnificent heated to 30 C, indoor swimming pool,  at a safe, constant depth, with steps leading into the pool. Warm ambient air flow when you get in and out. Secure access. Non slip surrounds and lounge area to relax, on our smart new cradle rope weave seats or day bed. Pool building also has changing rooms, WCs and showers. There are private hot tubs for 4 of our houses (Coulscott House, Old Barn, Old Farmhouse and Georgian House) either on your private terrace or private deck. Heated to 38 C these are a magical treat, especially under our starlit sky (located on the edge of Exmoor’s Dark Sky Reserve) with superb views down the valley to the horizon! Just take the cover off and get on in!

The Grounds

Coulscott is set in its own little valley, with 16 acres of grounds to wander with lawns, gardens, sunken lanes, ponds, meadows, an orchard, streams (perfect for little dam-builders!) and astonishing far-reaching views. 

Coulscott has an extensive kitchen garden and greenhouse for you to pick yourself a little something to go with that alfresco lunch or cosy dinner.

There’s also 5 acres of dog walking field for off lead enjoyment and ball and stick chasing…

Games Room

Coulscott has a communal indoor games room equipped with table football and table tennis, perfect to keep the whole family entertained! There is also a dedicated under 5’s soft play area to keep your little ones content and safely contained (currently closed due to Covid-19 regulations until 19th July). Coulscott House/The Georgian House have a private games room with table tennis and darts.

Coulscott’s Animals

We have a lot of different animals and we love our guests to visit them, particularly at feeding time. Our beautiful peacocks wander the grounds. Our free-range chickens, many of them rescue chickens, supply Coulscott’s eggs and our ducks live on an island on one of our three ponds. We have a small heard of alpacas many of which were born here, four pygmy goats and a fat, greedy, grunting, pig! Recently arrived are guinea pigs, rabbits and our two baby lambs.

Outdoor Games

Large wooden pirate ship with decks, tunnel, ships wheel, plank and large sand pit, a 2-storey Wendy House with built in furniture and veranda also a wooden tractor complete with slide. Grass Badminton court. Grass 5 a side Football Pitch. Trampoline, swings, slides, and a climbing frame. Croquet, boule, clock golf and cricket sets are all available to use anytime.

Outdoor Dining

Each cottage has its own outside dining area – perfect for those al fresco moments, whether you want to enjoy a morning coffee on your terrace, a BBQ or a sundowner at the end of the day! Each property also has a Chimnea or fire pit.

We also have communal tables and chairs set up to enjoy the views from hidden spots around the grounds. You will also find a large 1.5 meter fire pit with benches for the whole family to sit around and make marshmallow memories!  

Heated Indoor Pool and Hot Tubs

Magnificent heated to 30 C, indoor swimming pool,  at a safe, constant depth, with steps leading into the pool. Warm ambient air flow when you get in and out. Secure access. Non slip surrounds and lounge area to relax, on our smart new cradle rope weave seats or day bed. Pool building also has changing rooms, WCs and showers. There are private hot tubs for 3 of our houses (Old Barn, Old Farmhouse and Georgian House) either on your private terrace or private deck. Heated to 38 C these are a magical treat, especially under our starlit sky (located on the edge of Exmoor’s Dark Sky Reserve) with superb views down the valley to the horizon! Just take the cover off and get on in!

The Grounds

Coulscott is set in its own little valley, with acres of grounds to wander with lawns, gardens, sunken lanes, ponds, meadows, an orchard, streams (perfect for little dam-builders!) and astonishing far-reaching views. There’s also 5 acres of dog walking field for off lead enjoyment and ball and stick chasing…

Games Room

Coulscott has a communal indoor games room equipped with table football and table tennis, perfect to keep the whole family entertained! There is also a dedicated under 5’s soft play area to keep your little ones content and safely contained. Coulscott House/The Georgian House have a private games room with table tennis and darts.

Coulscott’s Animals

We have a lot of different animals and we love our guests to visit them, particularly at feeding time. Our beautiful peacocks wander the grounds. Our dozen chickens supply Coulscott’s eggs and our ducks live on an island on one of our three ponds. We have a small heard of alpacas many of which were born here, four pygmy goats and a fat, greedy, grunting, pig! Recently arrived are three guinea pigs and our two baby lambs.

Outdoor Dining  

Each cottage has its own outside dining area – perfect for those al fresco moments, whether you want to enjoy a morning coffee on your terrace, a BBQ or a sundowner at the end of the day! 

We also have communal tables and chairs set up to enjoy the views from hidden spots around the grounds. You will also find a large fire pit with room for the whole family to sit around and make marshmallow memories!  

Hear from our Recent Guests at Coulscott