Comfort and luxury combine at Highbullen where four five star self-catering cottages sleeping six to eight are excellent places to enjoy a short break or longer holiday with friends and family. Situated on the Highbullen Hotel, Golf and Country Club Estate, Fairways East, Fairways West, Stable Cottage and Deer View are ideal for those guests looking to benefit from the privacy and flexibility of self-catering, but continue to take advantage of the excellent onsite leisure facilities, including an indoor and outdoor swimming pool, seven all-weather tennis courts, a state-of-the-art gym, an 9-hole golf course and much more.

Nestled in the heart of the North Devon countryside the four luxury holiday cottages enjoy beautiful views of the Mole Valley across to Exmoor, and are surrounded by peace and quiet. Set in the quaint rural village of Chittlehamholt, the cottages are ideally located for not only exploring the wonderful local countryside with its excellent footpaths and streams, but also the area's outstanding beaches that can be reached in only half-an-hour.

Guests staying at any of the four self-catering properties can take advantage of the excellent onsite Highbullen Estate leisure facilities, including an 9-hole golf course, which guests can enjoy for a discounted rate, a luxury spa area with 20m indoor heated swimming pool, sauna, Jacuzzi, gym and seven all-weather tennis courts, which are included in the cost of renting one of the cottages. There is also a selection of restaurants and bars onsite for guests to enjoy.

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The Cottages

The four luxury, five star holiday cottages at Highbullen are all beautifully decorated and finished to a very high standard. The dog friendly cottages,  which have wonderful views are perfect for couples, families and groups of friends looking to escape to tranquil North Devon. For large groups, the holiday cottages can be booked together or in conjunction with hotel rooms.

Fairways East

Relax and unwind at Fairways East, a luxury four-bedroom cottage sleeping up to eight guests. This beautiful cottage is both dog and family friendly and has views over the golf course. Fairways East and West can be rented together for groups of up to 16.

  • Sleeps 8
  • Four bedrooms
  • Dog friendly
  • Hot tub coming 2022
  • En-suite bedrooms
  • Golf course views
  • Private garden
  • Can be rented alongside Fairways West

Fairways West

Fairways West is a beautiful, dog friendly, four-bedroom cottage with lovely garden and beautiful views. Sleeping up to eight, the cottage is perfect for families or friends. Fairways East and West can be rented together for groups of up to 16.

  • Sleeps 8
  • Four bedrooms
  • Dog friendly
  • Hot tub coming 2022
  • Open fire
  • Golf course and garden views
  • Private garden
  • Can be rented alongside Fairways East

Stable Cottage

Situated in the heart of the Highbullen estate is the pretty, dog friendly, three bedroom Stable Cottage, which is able to accommodate up to six in three deluxe en-suite bedrooms, which can be set up as either a twin or a double.

  • Sleeps 6
  • Three double/twin bedrooms
  • Dog friendly
  • Hot tub coming 2022
  • En-suite bedrooms
  • Landscaped garden views
  • Private terrace
  • Central location

Deer View

Deer View Cottage, a luxury, five star, three bedroom cottage sits on the edge of the Highbullen Estate, just a short walk from the onsite leisure facilities. This cottage is both family and couple friendly.

  • Sleeps 6
  • Two double/twin bedrooms
  • One single/twin bedroom
  • Dog friendly
  • Countryside views
  • Open plan living area
  • Edge of estate location

The Facilities

Any guest staying at one of the holiday cottages located on the Highbullen Estate is welcome to take advantage of the excellent onsite facilities many of which are included in the price of the property. As well as a range of leisure facilities there are also several places to eat and an ELEMIS® Spa.


Highbullen has excellent onsite leisure facilities including an indoor heated swimming pool, a well-equipped gym and seven all-weather tennis courts. These are all available free of charge to guests staying at one of the cottages.

  • Heated 20m indoor swimming pool
  • Spa
  • Steam Room
  • Jacuzzi
  • Outdoor pool for summer months
  • Gym with cardiovascular machines
  • Seven all-weather tennis courts


There is a wonderful 9-hole golf course onsite, which guests can use for a discounted rate. The course has some of the most beautiful views of both Dartmoor and Exmoor and is suitable for abilities. In addition there is an indoor golf simulator with all championship courses available.

  • 9 hole course
  • Set in richly wooded parkland
  • All skill levels welcome
  • Indoor Smart Golf Simulator
  • Views of Exmoor and Dartmoor


There are a range of restaurants at Highbullen, The 2 Rosette Devon View Restaurant for fine dining, a stunning place to enjoy light lunches or afternoon tea. Restaurants and bars onsite include the following:

  • Devon View Restaurant
  • The Cellars
  • Private Dining
  • Sunday Lunch