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What a wonderful place, Little Fingerling and gardens are lovely. Startpoint beach was quiet and unspoilt, East Portlemouth gives lovely views over Salcombe with beautiful beaches and hidden coves round the costal path. It’s a lovely walk into Dartmouth too, this has been a welcome break from home.

Alice and Tom Streatham

Came to have quality family time before my brother has a serious operation. What a beautiful place, so quiet and peaceful place just what the doctor ordered. We had a brilliant time a briefly forgot our problems, we will always remember Valley Springs.

Georgina Scot-Simmonds
"We returned home last night after a very enjoyable stay in Fingerling Barn - the accommodation is very good quality, clean, spacious and well-maintained having being recently refurbished.

The setting of the barn is very tranquil, with a nearby pond containing ducks and moorhen. We enjoyed eating out on the patio and here our children enjoyed daily visits by a nearby resident's friendly Spaniel called Megan!

The owners of Fingerling Barn have provided a very useful and comprehensive guide to the local area which includes photos and descriptions of the local beaches, walks, activities etc.

One of the walks described in the house guide was a coastal walk at East Prawle and we'd recommend this walk for the fine views.

We are beginner surfers and we tried our hand at surfing at Bantham with a two hour lesson with Bantham Surfing Academy. We thought that the instructor, Dave, was excellent and very encouraging to us novices!

We also played golf at the 9 hole courses at Thurlestone Hotel and at Dartmouth. The afternoon rates during the week at Dartmouth were good value for money - £20 for the the 18 hole course and £12 for the 9 hole which includes a couple of par 5s.

All in all, we'd recommend Fingerling Barn as a holiday destination in a very attractive area of Devon."
Shaun and Kim Ise of Man
"Our stay at Fingerling Barn was wonderful. The setting in which the Barn sits is breathtaking and the accommodation is to a very high standard and everything that you required in the kitchen was there, even down to a lemon squeezer. It was great being able to sit down as a family and enjoy our meals at the huge table in the dining room, there was so much space for all of us. We were greeted by the owners on our arrival who were down doing some gardening. They were very helpful and ensured that we were ok before they left. We would recommend this holiday to everyone and wished that we had booked 2 weeks instead of 1.
Mr and Mrs Swain and family Carshalton

Little Fingerling
(2 + babe in arms)

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Little Fingerling Cottage - Terrace
Little Fingerling Cottage - Kitchen
Little Fingerling Cottage - Bedroom / Living Room
Little Fingerling Cottage - Living Room View
Little Fingerling Cottage - Bedroom / Living Room
Little Fingerling Devon Holiday Cottage
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We pride ourselves on keeping up our quality and maintaining our properties to a very high standard and operate Little Fingerling Barn to a four star standard. We receive excellent independent reviews by our guests and have many who choose to return every year.

Little Fingerling is fed by a natural underground spring, with an up to date filter and uv unit fitted under within the property allows you to enjoy our refreshing local natural filtered spring water. Little Fingerling is a light and airy property with the living area enjoying lovely views over the ornamental pond.

This contemporary designed studio style conversion is ideal for couples plus a babe in arms (please bring your own travel cot and baby bedding) and has the following accommodation and facilities:

Door from terrace into well-equipped kitchen, large living area and king-size bed. shower-room with toilet.

Outside: Fenced terrace with table and chairs overlooking ornamental pond ideal for al-fresco dinning. Also a large shared garden with pond (unfenced Mum’s and Dad’s beware you must watch your children at all times)
  • Parking (for 1 car)
  • Wide flat screen digital television
  • DVD player
  • CD player
  • Washing Machine
  • Tumble dryer
  • Dishwasher
  • Microwave
  • Fridge/Freezer
  • Electricity and heating included
  • Large, shared garden with enclosed terraced area looking out over a large ornamental, unfenced duck pond (toddlers beware!)
  • Duvets with linen and bath/hand towels and tea-towels provided
  • High chair supplied
  • Barbecue
  • Friday to Friday
  • Pets welcome (extra charge)
  • Non-smokers only


July 2024
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Dates Week
31 Aug - 14 Sep £375.00
14 Sep - 26 Oct £325.00
26 Oct - 02 Nov £350.00
02 Nov - 21 Dec £325.00
21 Dec - 28 Dec £375.00
28 Dec - 04 Jan £400.00
04 Jan - 22 Mar £325.00
22 Mar - 12 Apr £350.00
12 Apr - 31 May £325.00
31 May - 14 Jun £350.00
14 Jun - 19 Jul £375.00
19 Jul - 30 Aug £400.00

Short Breaks

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Fingerling Barn/Little Fingerling
Valley Springs
Sherford, Kingsbridge

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