Gatehouse West at the Colmer country estate is a warm and tastefully decorated cottage. It is situated on the west side of the passageway that opens out to the large outdoor swimming pool. Very comfortably furnished the cottage enjoys a south facing suntrap garden and is perfect for couples and families wanting to indulge in all that Colmer has to offer.
The stone built cottage is set in 28 acres of private grounds that include woodland, a fishing lake and meadows. There is a large communal heated outdoor swimming pool (heated late May to the end of August) and an indoor pool that is heated all year. As well as the woods and pasture there is a lovely walled garden giving children a safe place to play. It is also a peaceful and sheltered spot to read and relax. Colmer is centrally situated in the heart of the South Hams, an area of outstanding beauty, within easy reach of attractive towns such as Salcombe, Kingsbridge, Dartmouth and Modbury. Beautiful beaches and envigorating coastal walks are within 20 minutes drive and Dartmoor National Park is just 8 miles away. This is a wonderful holiday destination with fantastic facilities on the doorstep and many places within the extensive grounds of this lovely location for those seeking peace and tranquillity. The awarding winning gastro pub, The California Inn, is only a short walk away, as is the local Spar shop. This is a luxurious, peaceful special place for both families and couples to stay at.
- Large outdoor kidney shaped swimming pool (heated late May to end of August).
- An excellent indoor heated (all year) swimming pool.
- All weather tennis court in good condition(please bring own equipment).
- Opportunities to play basketball, football, table-tennis and boules.
- Coarse fishing (carp and golden rudd) and picnicking by the private lake. (Fishing tackle and licence required).
- Gunnera board walk.
- Walled garden with play equipment, a boules pit and games pavilion.
- Fitness gymnasium with a good range of equipment.
- On site payphone.
- Visitor information and coin operated laundry facilities.