Garden Studio, North Walk House

Lynton, Devon

Walkers rejoice - in your sweet garden retreat above Lynmouth Bay. Sarah and Ian do B&B upstairs – you can book in for a yummy breakfast


1 bed


1 bedroom


Sleeps 2


A cosy apartment overlooking the sea that sits close to Exmoor’s coast path where it sweeps dramatically into the Valley of the Rocks. There’s a collection of guest houses on the North Walk promenade which crosses – near the top – the funicular linking Lynmouth and Lynton. The Downings have transformed theirs into a calm retreat, with self-catering space on the ground floor.  Inside is sweet, fresh and simple. The walls are white, the shower room bedecked in gleaming red tiles. The bedroom sits behind a wooden half wall, brightened cheerfully in blushing pink, a happy contrast with the dark brass bed. Living and kitchen spaces come together, one corner stocked with all the white goods you could need, the other has a sofabed, stacks of books and a library of walking maps. Wind-blasted wanderers can return to privacy, take a drink on the sheltered terrace or get cosy with a DVD. In the morning you may choose to seek out Sarah and Ian’s fabulous local and organic breakfasts in the B&B above (your hosts are relaxed and charming). There are miles of coast, wood and moorland to explore; pubs and tea rooms along the way.


  • Swimming pool
  • Hot tub
  • Garden
  • Open fire / woodburner
  • Breakfast included
  • Breakfast available
  • Meals available
  • Oven
  • Parking on premises
  • Free parking nearby
  • WiFi
  • Television
  • Central heating
  • Limited mobility
  • Wheelchair access
  • Mobile reception
  • Hob
  • Barbecue
  • Vegetarian meals
  • Paid parking nearby
  • Accessible by public transport
  • Air conditioning
  • Relaxation areas
  • Washing machine
  • Tennis court
  • Microwave oven
  • No smoking
  • Credit cards
  • Working farm
  • Owner has pets
  • Electricity included
  • Dishwasher
  • Pets welcome

Family friendly

  • Baby monitor
  • Books and toys
  • Children welcome
  • Babies welcome
  • Stair gates
  • High chair
  • Cot available


  • Pub/bar within 3 miles
  • Restaurant within 3 miles
  • Shop within 3 miles


  • Bikes available
  • Food courses
  • Kayaking
  • Other courses
  • Sailing
  • Surfing
  • Wild swimming

& pricing

Booking information

Check in
From 4pm
Check out
Booking restrictions
Short breaks available.
No smoking
Smoking not permitted anywhere in the property.
Owner has pets
Animals living on the property

Dog biscuits, water bowl, towel, throw for furniture and outside tap with hose.

Dogs £5 per night per stay. Max. 2.

Lovely walks - join the coastal path.


Nightly price
from £52
Weekly price
from £348
1 Apartment for 2
From £521 bed1 bedroom


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The neighbourhood

Local points of interest from Ian & Sarah Downing

  • Wonderful walks from the Studio, with varied routes and terrain.
  • Garden terrace to come home to.
  • Lynmouth a stroll down the hill, and Lynton, 5 minutes up!Take the cliff railway from Lynton to Lynmouth.
  • Exmoor, beasts(!), ponies and red deer, Valley of Rocks and its goats.
  • Right on the South West Coast Path
  • A Variety of good eateries or book at North Walk House for organic, seasonal food.