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Old Keepers Cottage B&B

Old Keepers Cottage B&B

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Guide Prices

Number of Rooms / Units
Room / Unit TypeRoom / Unit Tariff*
Blue Room (breakfast included)from £45.00 to £105.00 per person per night
Family Suite (breakfast included)£30.00 per person per night
Garden View Double (breakfast included)from £35.00 to £55.00 per person per night
Old Nursery (breakfast included)from £30.00 to £40.00 per person per night
The River View Room (breakfast included)from £45.00 to £105.00 per person per night

*As a guide, prices are per room per night for hotels, guest houses, B&Bs and serviced apartments and per week for self-catering accommodation.

Note: Prices are a guide only and may change on a daily basis.



  • Cater for vegetarians
  • Local Produce English Breakfast
  • Serve breakfast
  • Serves Local Food

Children & Infants

  • Accept children all ages
  • Cot
  • Food/bottle warming available
  • Highchair

Establishment Features

  • Countryside Location
  • Family Friendly
  • Free car parking
  • Garden/patio for guests' use
  • Ironing facilities
  • Log Fire
  • Near coastal path - 2 miles
  • Riverside
  • Separate guests' lounge

Key Features

  • Accessible Rooms
  • Country house - We are 1 mile down a single track country lane
  • Family - Our family suite is particularly suitable for families – sleeps up to 6. Access to microwave for warming bottles if needed
  • In countryside - Rural property surrounded by fields, farms and woods
  • Non smoking establishment
  • Romantic

Parking & Transport

  • Car parking
  • On site parking

Payment Methods

  • Accept Bank Transfers, Internet Payment or SWIFT/IBAN
  • All major credit cards accepted
  • Cash & Cheque accepted
  • Delta accepted
  • MasterCard accepted
  • Solo accepted
  • Visa accepted

Room / Unit Features

  • Central Heating
  • Colour Television in all units
  • Four poster beds available
  • Free View TV
  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Hairdryer in all bedrooms
  • Radio in all bedrooms
  • TV in all bedrooms
  • Washer/Dryer
  • WiFi

Specialist Features

  • Special provisions for cyclists - Secure lock up facility for bikes
  • Special provisions for walkers - Pick up service available from the Tarka Trail

Venue Facilities

  • Wood burning stove

Map & Directions

Road Directions

Directions to Old Keepers Cottage, Tennacott Lane, Bideford, EX39 4QD

Tel: 01237 479113      Mob: 07855 794536    Email:

Old Keepers is situated 1 mile down a narrow single track country lane with passing places  - there is usually grass growing down the middle of the road so don’t be alarmed !

Coming from Exeter

 M5 North – off at Jctn 27 (Tiverton)

Take A361 towards Barnstaple

At Barnstaple road becomes A39

Head towards Bideford

As approaching Bideford Traffic Lights just before Torridge Bridge over river

Turn right towards Instow/Bideford East/Okehampton/Torrington

Drop down to roundabout and take first exit – river will be on your right

After about ¾  mile turn left into Manteo Way (sign posted to Gammaton, Eastleigh, Alverdiscott Industrial Estate)

Follow this road up past Tesco and onto mini roundabout and take the 2nd exit (straight on)

About 100yds on take first left into Gammaton Road and then first right into Tennacott Lane (single track lane)

Old Keepers cottage is a mile down – sign in the hedge on your right and turn right down our drive.

Coming from Torrington

Take A386 towards Bideford

As approaching Bideford – take second exit of mini-roundabout and head along the quay to next mini roundabout

Take third exit and go over the old bridge

At the end of the bridge take first exit of mini roundabout  and continue on this road, up a slight hill and take second right into Manteo Way – then as above

Coming from Cornwall

Take A39 towards Bideford

As approaching Bideford – straight on at first roundabout (Abbotsham to the left) down hill to large Heywood roundabout (Northam/Appeldore left)  - go straight on towards Barnstaple – over Torridge Bridge and fork left at first set of traffic lights

Drop down to roundabout and take first left towards Bideford (the river is on your right)

After about ¾  mile turn left into Manteo Way – then as above



Public Transport Directions

We are a rural property situated 1 mile down a single track country lane with no close public transport.

Nearest Train Station is Barnstaple approximately 9 miles away

Nearest Airport is Exeter approx. 45 miles away

We have very good local Taxis who will pick you up from the cottage should you wish to go out without your car

Tennacott Lane, Bideford, Devon, EX39 4QD

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Opening Times

Season (13 Jan 2019 - 16 Dec 2019)

* Closed mid December – mid January

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