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High Wycombe, United Kingdom
Reviewed 1 April 2016

Just returned from a 4 night break at Deers Leap Retreat, there were a total of 19 of us with a mixture of adults and children. The owner gave us a hugely informative tour of the property and was always on hand if we needed her (which we didn't). Outside the there was a games room available which was great...

Thank GMajor2616
Reviewed 27 July 2015

We have recently returned from a week’s stay at Deer’s Leap Retreat – June 2015: we rented the farmhouse for our immediate family to stay-in, for our wedding celebrations in Devon. The house itself was exactly what we wanted and Heather and James we the perfect hosts throughout our stay: they really couldn’t do enough to cater for our needs....

Thank Kerry B
Reviewed 22 July 2015

I have just returned from a brilliant weekend at Deer's Leap for a Stag Do. Myself and the rest of our party were all delighted with all the on site facilities. Heather and family were all very welcoming and went far beyond the levels of service that any of us would expect. The bedrooms were all spacious and there was...

Thank Chris D
Reviewed 24 April 2015

A group of 13 of us rented the house for a stag weekend, and I'm very happy that I decided to book the place for a week rather than just the 3 nights we needed for the stag. It suited us perfectly - I didn't need an arranged itinerary for the weekend as there was so much space for us...

1Thank princebe
Cardiff, United Kingdom
Reviewed 28 January 2015

We rented Deer's Leap for a family gathering over a long weekend in January. Overall this was a success and the accommodation suited us well - here are some comments to help other visitors to the area decide whether this place is for them: Positives: Nice welcome, and the fresh scones on arrival were gratefully scoffed down - and the...

Thank HarryStocrat
Reviewed 13 January 2015

We rented Deer's Leap for a week over Christmas. We were 8 adults and 8 children ages 3-16. From time of reservation through the stay itself, Heather was extremely friendly and helpful - even ordering our Turkey from a local farm on our behalf! The house is quite literally on a farm and the younger children enjoyed meeting all the...

Thank OwneratWerehamHouse
Cardiff, United Kingdom
Reviewed 23 November 2014

this was one of the best weekends we have had,heather and her family were brilliant everyone is made to feel welcome to an open house, Rosie does a massage that makes you feel so good all aches and pains are forgotten, I would recommend this to anyone and hope to get back again in the future

Thank julie T
London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 29 August 2014

My friends and I stayed at Deer's Leap for my hen do earlier in the year. It was absolutely perfect - we spent the weekend enjoying all of the facilities (sunbathing in the garden, soaking in the hot tub, playing tennis and relaxing with aromatherapy massages). Right from the start Heather was fantastic - helping me to rearrange dates when...

Thank BethsterRichie
Bristol, United Kingdom
Reviewed 23 June 2014

Booked the house for a group of 20 family and friends ranging in age from 25 to mid 60's. Had fantastic weekend. The bedrooms are all individual and lovely and the kitchen extremely well equipped. Although the dining room is huge and could easily have seated our entire group the weather was so good we ate every meal in the...

1Thank 23hfamily
Weston-super-Mare, United Kingdom
Reviewed 27 March 2013

Just returned from a 2 night stay at Deer Leap, which was booked for us as a surpise 50 birthday gift for my partner Rich... We were taken here by his mum & dad who previously here in January and was so impressed choose to revisit.... The house is lovely, warm and you are made to feel so welcome as...

1Thank Dillerdazzler

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  • Tennis Court
  • Hot Tub
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Deer's Leap is a beautiful rural retreat providing large self catering accommodation in Devon, that nestles into to the edge of Exmoor National park. The Farm House itself can accomdate up to 18 people perfect for those looking to hold a family get together! The house has 9 bedrooms, 3 large reception rooms and a farm house kitchen, with plenty of space. Beautiful traditional features have been brought up to date with modern facilities to ensure your stay is as comfortable as possible. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Deer's Leap Retreat

Address: West Anstey, South Molton EX36 3NZ, England
Region: United Kingdom > England > Devon > South Molton
Number of rooms: 9
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“good for a family gathering in warm, relaxed surroundings”
 of 5 bubbles HarryStocrat, 28 Jan 2015 | Read review
“Any rooms the whole place is great”
 of 5 bubbles julietG6827RK, 23 Nov 2014 | Read review
“Ask for en-suite room, but all rooms were great.”
 of 5 bubbles Kathleenbak, 21 Nov 2012 | Read review
“We followed a previous tip and asked for an en suite bathroom.”
 of 5 bubbles 496LauraM496, 18 Oct 2012 | Read review
“Not all rooms are ensuite, so say if you want one.”
 of 5 bubbles jilld444, 9 Jun 2012 | Read review
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