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Delightful Beach Chalet with Easy Access to Croyde Bay

CH 2059
Croyde, North Devon,












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Trendy open plan designed chalet a short stroll across the dunes to Croyde beach, Perfect for all beach lovers! Refurbished and redesigned this attractive chalet is situated in the peaceful location of Leadengate, a highly desired West Croyde location, with easy access to Croyde beach through the dunes that back onto the property. You'll have your pick of fascinating days out exploring the area. Why not wander the nearby section of The South West Coast Path and Croyde beach by taking in the views on foot?

Thanks to the stylish open plan design of the living, kitchen and dining space, Swallows has a spacious feel that makes it perfect for relaxing as a family while watching Netflix or a DVD from the selection provided. On a warm day, you can step straight from the living area and out onto the patio, and that means plenty of opportunity to while away sunny days sitting back in the sun with a glass of something chilled. Bliss.



Entrance porch for coats and boot storage.

Open plan Kitchen dining area is well equipped with an electric fan oven, ceramic hob, microwave, 4-slice toaster, fridge freezer and slim line dishwasher as well as a good selection of crockery, cutlery and utensils. Full size white modern dining table seats six. 

Lounge area is the ideal place to unwind on the large leather corner sofa with wonderful views of  'Baggy Point' in the distance through the patio doors that lead to the garden. For your entertainment a wall mounted 32'' LCD Freeview TV with full Netflix access, DVD player, Digital radio, Ipod docking station and selection of board games. 

Utility cupboard with a washing machine, tumble dryer, ironing board and other essentials. 

  • Master Bedroom - Double bed, bedside cabinets and a triple wardrobe. 
  • Bedroom Two - Twin beds, bedside table, mirror, chest of drawers and hanging space.
  • Bedroom Three - Twin beds, bedside cabinet, chest of drawers and hanging space.

The family bathroom has a white bathroom suite with an electric shower cubicle, W.C, washbasin and storage.



Fully enclosed garden with established hedge gives privacy whilst being a sun-trap for those who enjoy lazing in the sun. Partly laid to lawn and offers a large patio area with dining table and chairs for the evenings BBQ. 

There is a communal "village green" in the centre of the cul-de-sac, an ideal place for children to play and a small foot path leads to the beach 500 Metres away.

Notes:  The property now benefits from central heating throughout.


Floor Plan Swallows




Living Space



DVD Selection

IPod Docking Station

Large LCD TV

DVD Player

Netflix (Log In Supplied)

Board Games

Kitchen Facilities

Electric Hob & Oven

U-Counter Fridge Freezer

Washing Machine

Cooking & Baking Essentials



Tumble Dryer

Outside Space

Garden Furniture

Parking Space (1 car) + Off Road Parking

Coal BBQ


Linen Provided

Ironing Board and Iron

Towels Provided

Hair Dryer

For Children

Board Games

Dog Friendly



Walk to the Beach

Walk to Places to Eat

Walk to Village Centre

Walk to Supermarket


Ground Floor Bedroom & Bathroom


Holiday Enhancements 

Subject to availability and if requested upon booking

  • Pets - £40 (per week/short break per pet) (Max 1) (2 by special request only) 
  • Late Departure (6pm) - £60 (ONLY available for short breaks departing on a Sunday)
  • King Bed - Request twin beds into king with single duvets. 

Additional Booking Information

Check-in time; from 5 pm | Check-out time; 10am

30% of the rental cost and non-refundable booking fee is required to secure the booking with the balance due 7 weeks prior to arrival.


Unavailable Changeover Short Breaks Discount


Local Amenities Nearby

BEACH: Croyde Beach - 800 metres
BAR: Croyde Pubs & Restaurants - 650 metres
GOLF: Saunton Golf Club - 2.5 miles
VILLAGE: Braunton - 4.5 miles


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Highly recommend.

This was a great base for a week in Croyde! We come every October half term, staying in various places and would definitely stay here again. Spotlessly clean, good size, brilliantly stocked kitchen, comfy beds and the garden was perfect for our dog as it was fully enclosed. The walk to the beach is literally 5 minutes via a track at the back of the property. Highly recommend.
Thank you for hosting us and particularly for accepting my request to allow two dogs and a slightly earlier check in/later check out; this was really helpful!
Nov 2023
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We have been staying at the Swallow for many years and have seen it improve immensely.
Always happy and relaxed listening to the sea from the bedroom window

Aug 2023
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We have stayed at the swallows a few years ago and returned

The swallows is a relaxing holiday property, 10 mins walk to Croyde's wonderful beach. The newly fitted bathroom is very good too, the shower works really well.

May 2023
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A lovely welcoming holiday home

All amenities you need are available, we were especially impressed with the beach facilities provided - windbreak, deckchairs etc plus a very handy cart to transport, which doubled up as a cot on the beach for the baby !

Apr 2023
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Perfect location to the best beaches and amazing walks

House was in the perfect location. Only 5 mins to Croyde beach plus Saunton sands & woolacombe. After walking woolacombe beach u must finish up at Beachcombe cafe 4 breakfast. Walk to Baggy point is amazing with views, fresh air and detoxing yr mind

Nov 2022
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Lovely Croyde getaway

Cute cosy home with everything you could need for a relaxing break. Spotlessly clean and modern. Nice garden to relax in on a sunny day. Perfect location for beach and village. Will be back!

Oct 2022
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The Swallows is a fantastic place to stay.

Location is perfect for the beach and walking into Croyde. The cottage had everything we needed for a wonderful week. Wish we could have stayed longer!

Aug 2022
Katy Tarry
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This property was fantastic.

Well located for the beach and for Croyde, which one can walk to without going along the road. Garden is enclosed so a dog or children can't escape. Lots of good little details here. The outdoor hose and washing line for beach Equip a Fan in one room, nice shower spare body boards, chairs and trailer were much appreciated, Property was lovely and clean.  We loved our stay thank you.

Jun 2022
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A great place for a weekend of surfing and hiking! Lovely and warm, light and spacious. Really enjoyed Croyde and our stay here.

Mar 2022
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Great location and house was spotless on arrival and housekeeper communications were excellent

Feb 2022
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We had a brilliant time in Croyde

The house is in a great location, very quiet but a short walk to the beach and also walking distance to the centre of Croyde. We traveled as a family of 5 and a little dog and the house had everything you could possibly need, enough space for everyone and very comfortable. The heating system was great, it was very cold when we arrived but it heated the whole house in no time. Very well equipped kitchen and great shower. My teenagers appreciated the good WiFi and Netflix. We'd definitely recommend and hopefully come back with better weather!
Private note
Thank you for a lovely weekend away, I want to thank in particular the person I communicated with on Friday when the weather was really bad. They were very helpful and informative and tried to accommodate a later departure to make up for the loss of one day.
Feb 2022
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Prime Location.

The Swallows is a great little holiday chalet with everything you need for a break by the sea.  The beds are very comfortable and the kitchen is well equipped.  Fantastic shower for washing away the sand and plenty of beach equipment in the outside store.  Would definitely stay again.

Jan 2022
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Clean and cosy cottage. Ideal for a short stay.

Dec 2021
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Lovely clean, comfortable, well equipped chalet minutes from the beach or village.

Oct 2021
Jessica Sims
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Would definitely recommend this clean, affordable and welcoming property with a lovely garden and good beach accessibility.

Jun 2021
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Lovely property in great location. Very peaceful area. We loved our time here and will go back next year

May 2021
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Comfortable, clean and homely Chalet property.

Fully equipped with everything you could need. Great location for getting to the beach. Nice outside space, well kept and very peaceful. Short walk to the village, pubs etc. Enjoyed our stay at the Swallows very much.

May 2021
Downer Family
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Have returned this weekend from a lovely stay in the Swallow, Croyde - our 13th or 14th stay which shows how much we appreciate the property!

Aug 2020
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Online Review


Perfect little pad for an escape to the coast. Modern, clean and does exactly what it says on the tin
Jan 2020
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We had such a great stay at The Swallows.

It's located within walking distance to the shops and restaurants in Croyde and a few minutes in the camper to the beach! We also enjoyed in Woolacombe which was about 15 minutes away. The property had everything we needed to self-cater and the beds were so comfy! The Christmas tree in the living room was a lovely touch that extended the boys' Christmas during our stay in December. Highly recommend.

Jan 2020
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Online Review

Bright, modern, clean, well equipped, warm, perfect beach chalet. Beds are comfy, enough room for the six persons advertised. Great little place, well looked after and well located for local beaches, pubs, surfing and walking. We were impressed to have washing up liquid and very pleased to have tea and coffee - we are easily pleased! There was/is a loose tile in the bathroom that you'll probably want to see to, otherwise, excellent job. Thank you

Nov 2019
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Online Review

The Swallows is perfect for a weekend trip to Croyde. The place was lovely and clean and is close to the beach with access through a gate at the bottom of the road! The only thing needed is a place to put wetsuits so that they can dry overnight. Apart from that, we had a wonderful weekend!

Nov 2019
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The Swallows is one of the cleanest I have stayed in .

Great location. All on one level . Good heating and hot water. Lovely new bathroom. Very comfy beds. Dog friendly - Perfect !!!

Oct 2019
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Great property renovated to a great standard, close to beach and village centre. Great little cup de sac position been coming to croyde many years this is a new property to me (few in party size now) and didn't disappoint 

Sep 2019
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We very much enjoyed our stay at The Swallows.

There were lots of lovely little touches such as having lots of extra equipment in the outdoors cupboard for the beach. Having a washing machine and dryer were also very handy. We really liked the decor. The location was also great, we were very close to the beach. It was lovely and quiet. The kitchen was well stocked, although it would be helpful to have things such as dishwasher tablets provided and extra toilet rolls. The internet is also very slow and we didn't use it. Is a perfect place for groups of friends or families to stay. Would definitely recommend staying here, it was excellent value for money.

Jul 2019
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Brilliant cottage to stay.

 Location is excellent,bright and charming, modern feel but homely. excellent views of the countryside.Would recommend this cottage highly and would love to stay again. 


May 2019
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Difficult to make any better!!!

Absolutely wonderful property, fabulous location, spotlessly clean and fully kitted out with all you would need. Loved it!

Apr 2019
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Online Review

The Swallow was a beautiful holiday lodge. It's location in Croyde is perfect, a short walk to the beach and local pubs/restaurants. The lodge is immaculate, very clean and the decor is stylish and modern. It has a well equipped kitchen. The sitting area was comfortable with a great TV that has Netflix (perfect as we had our 2 teenagers with us). They also have a good selection of DVD's and board games. It has a brand new bathroom, which with a great shower and modern decor. The beds were comfortable too. Outside they have a small garden area with patio table and chairs, there is also a storage shed stocked with body boards, beach chairs and toys, everything you could need for the beach. There was also an area to hang wet suits after a day of surfing. We would definitely love to come and stay again.

Apr 2019
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Tripadvisor 5 STAR Review - " Beautiful & Relaxing"

I agree this is a hidden gem. Location, location, location! The house is cozy, super clean, well (new) decorated, stocked all essentials, and gave that "home-away from home" feeling. Access to the beach is as easy as you can get and a beautiful pathway through the dunes. The backyard is perfect for Happy Hours and sunset joy. Access to the little village is a short walk to Billy Buds, the Thatch, Blue Groove, The Manor House, ice cream, a general store, Ralph's Surf Shop for wet suits. Overall a restorative trip with a small village charm. Beautiful house and location. Thank you!
Jan 2019
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A well maintained, clean and modern park home type chalet

It has a comfy sofa, large TV, good WiFi, plenty of DVDs and games supplied for wet days. The beach is a short walk away but dogs are not allowed between May and Sept inclusive. Dogs are allowed on the beach which is a 10 minute drive south (parking charges apply). It has a secure enclosed garden and patio area for sitting out. Cooking facilities are good and the pubs in the village are a short walk and dog friendly.
Apr 2018
The Lodge Family
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Wonderful place to stay - very enjoyable.

Our cocker spaniel marley loved it! Would recommend to family and friends. Amazing couple of days. Perfect Thank you.
Nov 2017
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Tripadvisor Review

We were lucky enough to find this hidden gem in Croyde bay and spent a glorious week enjoying the fantastic beach local walks and fantastic beer. The house is very comfortable and well cared for and great for a seaside break in an the area that has lots to do. The grass area at the front of the house is really good for a quick game of football or rounders with the kids and really safe it's like having your own playing field and it's always an adventure finding your way through the sand dunes to the beach. I recommend taking a a small bbq with you at the end of the day and watching the sun set over the sea wrapped in a jumper eating hamburgers with a Bottle of cold beer. And don't forget to jump from the sand dunes to remember what it's like being a kid.. Have fun in this great house in a wonderful location
Oct 2017
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Tripadvisor 5 STAR Review - "An outstanding holiday in a great property."

Just back from The Swallows at Croyde. What a great family holiday we had. The booking process was seamless, and the property manager on the ball. The property was great, clean, warm, and very welcoming. Can't wait to go back.
Oct 2017
Mike Arnold
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We enjoyed a very nice break at the Swallow

I would highly recommend both the accommodation and Croyde. The swallow was clean, Excellent communication made booking simple.
May 2017
Andy, Lucy and Family
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A very happy holiday had by all, we hope to return very soon!

Love Croyde, Thank you for a beautiful stay in your wonderful house. Clean, homely and facilities were amazing!! We made use of the bodyboards and the deck chairs from the shed, kids loved the beaches. We visited Putsborough, Saunton Sands and Croyde beaches. The sand dunes at Saunton are amazing. We ate at The Thatch and also Billy Buds, we can recommend cream teas at Sandleigh Tea rooms... A MUST!
Apr 2017
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Fantastic Chalet, clean, spacious and fantastic location!

Already recommending to our friends and family. We want to be back in the Chalet asap !!
Mar 2017
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Previous Guest Book Comments;

We have been holidaying in Croyde for the last 16yrs & have stayed in some great houses, but I would say that this was the best!. The challet has been carefully & beautifully refurbished and is now presented as a clean, modern, spacious & comfortable holiday home with everything you could wish to find, we were particularly impressed with the all the items we could take to use on the beach, and they were such good quality. Swallow is In a great location, easy walk to the village and an equally easy walk to the beach, however, the garden is a wonderful sun trap for those lazy days! Swallow is as lovely as it looks on the pictures and Croyde never fails to please, we will be back again next year and will definitely be returning to this challet , this year there were just the 4 of us, but the challet can definitely accommodate 6 really comfortably, so our teenagers are already deciding which 'friend' to take with them next time!
Mar 2017
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Previous Guest Book Comments;

We've just got back from an amazing week staying at the swallow. As soon as we arrived we felt relaxed already. The chalet has a special, relaxed feeling that we felt on holiday straight away. It's beautifully decorated and has all the amenities we needed. The owners have thought of everything and it's really well equipped. The chalet is in a lovely location, very peaceful and a short stroll to the beach and village. We eat at the thatch and billy buds, both are lovely and serve amazing food. The village is quaint and unspoilt, with everything that you require. It's an absolute hidden gem and we're so pleased we found it. We will defiantly be coming back and would recommend it too anyone. We miss it already!!
Mar 2017

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