Large dog friendly self-catered holiday cottage sleeps 12 in 6 bedrooms

Kittiwake House is a large, self-catering holiday home in the heart of Braunton, North Devon. Comfortably accommodating up to 12 in six bedrooms, this modern, well-equipped house has been finished to a high standard and is the perfect home-away-from-home for large groups or families looking to escape to North Devon’s golden coastline. Split over two floors, the dog-friendly holiday house has a tastefully decorated open plan living area, a large garden with terrace and good sized bedrooms to enjoy a peaceful night’s sleep after a day exploring this wonderful area.

Living Area

Kittiwake House has a wonderful open plan, double aspect living area that is great for bringing all the family together. With a stunning mix of character features and modern day style, it is a lovely place to sit back and relax.

The living area with underfloor heating is split into sections and features a comfy lounge with sofas, a large flat screen TV and a wood-burning stove. Next to this is a good sized dining table perfect for all occasions. Finally, there is the modern kitchen with beautiful views of the garden, which features a large array of appliances, such as a double electric oven, a gas hob, a dishwasher and a fridge/freezer.

If needed there is a handy utility room with washing machine, tumble dryer and butlers sink situated on the ground floor, along with a cloakroom.

Bedroom 1

The first bedroom, which has underfloor heating can be found on the ground floor and has a double bed. It also has a useful storage area and a chest of drawers with mirror, as well as an en-suite bathroom fitted with a walk-in shower, a wash-basin and a WC.

Bedroom 2

The beautiful Master Bedroom is located on the first floor and has been decorated and furnished to a high standard. The room features a wood framed double bed and a very handy walk-in wardrobe.

The Master Bedroom also benefits from its own en-suite bathroom, which has a walk-in shower area, a stylish mounted wash-basin and a WC.

Bedroom 3

Midway along the first-floor hallway is a large double bedroom that has been decorated in shades of blue. The bedroom has a wood framed double bed and is wonderfully bright and spacious.

Family Bathroom

The family bathroom is shared by three bedrooms and is a good size. The bathroom features a bath, a wash-basin and WC, as well as a good sized shower cubicle.

Bedroom 4

The final bedroom on the first floor is a lovely, bright double aspect double bedroom, which has been finished to a high standard. The bedroom, which has an antique style wood framed double bed also benefits from its own en-suite bathroom, which is fitted with a large walk-in shower, a wash-basin and a WC.

Bedroom 5

Under the eaves on the attic floor is a very pretty twin bedroom, which is nicely decorated and perfect for teenagers. The bedroom has two full-size single beds, as well as storage facilities for holiday attire.

Please note the attic rooms are accessed via a steep set of stairs that are not suitable for all guests.

Bedroom 6

The second bedroom located on the attic floor is another good sized twin with two full-size metal frame single beds. This bedroom, which has a large skylight with blackout blind is decorated in neutral tones and finished with soft furnishings in grey tones.

Please note the attic rooms are accessed via a steep set of stairs that are not suitable for all guests.


The beautiful garden at Kittiwake House can be accessed via the living area or main hallway. The gorgeous garden, which has something for everyone is the perfect place to retreat on a warm summers day. The garden features a large paved terrace with table for alfresco dinners, a BBQ and a large lawn area for playing games. There is also plenty of shelter from trees, a herb garden and much more beyond the gate where you will find almost an acre of grounds with orchard and stream.

Features and Facilities

  • Sleeps 12
  • 6 bedrooms
  • 4 bathrooms
  • Dog-friendly
  • Wood burner
  • Enclosed garden
  • Off-road car parking
  • WiFi
  • TV
  • Music system
  • Underfloor heating downstairs
  • Dishwasher
  • Microwave
  • Coffee machine
  • fridge/freezer
  • Electric oven
  • Gas hob
  • Washing machine
  • Tumble dryer
  • Bed linen included
  • Towels (not beach) included
  • Travel cot provided (no linen)
  • Stairgate
  • High chair

Kittiwake House FAQ

How many people can Kittiwake House accommodate?
Kittiwake House can sleep up to 12 plus infants in cot. Please note the two twin bedrooms on the second floor are under the eaves and accessed via a steep set of stairs.
How many bedrooms does Kittiwake House have?
Kittiwake House has six bedrooms, four are doubles and two are twins. The bedrooms are located as follows: one double on the ground floor, three doubles on the first floor and two twins on the second floor. 
How many bathrooms does Kittiwake House have?
There are four bathrooms at the house, these include three en-suites and a family bathroom. There is also a ground floor cloakroom.
Is Kittiwake House dog friendly?
Kittiwake House is happy to welcome two dogs.
What facilities does Kittiwake House’s kitchen have?
In the kitchen you will find a dishwasher, a microwave, a coffee machine, a fridge/freezer, an electric oven and a gas hob. A washing machine and tumble dryer can be found in the utility room.
Are any baby features provided?
A travel cot, a stairgate and a high chair are available upon request at no additional cost.
How many can sit round the dining table?
The dining table can seat 10 to 12. 
What is the charge for bringing a dog?
There is a £30 charge per dog. 
Does Kittiwake House have a private garden?
Kittiwake House has its own enclosed garden featuring a terrace with BBQ. There are also communal gardens beyond this that amount to around an acre and include an orchard and stream.
Is the garden shared with Kittiwake Cottage?
The only part of the garden shared with Kittiwake Cottage is the communal area beyond the gate.
What is Kittiwake House’s changeover day?
Kittiwake House has a Friday changeover, however we can be more flexible outside of school holidays.
Do you accept short breaks at Kittiwake House?
Short breaks are accepted outside of the school holidays. 
Is there off road car parking at Kittiwake House?
There is off road car parking for approximately two cars. Further cars can also be parked on the road outside the house.
How can we book Kittiwake House?
Booking is either via our online calendar, by email or by calling 01271 377 432.