Welcome to The Elmfield
big party house with pool for private hire
New Year 2017 still available, 4 nights for £4500
Boutique style 9 bedroom self catering house with swimming pool in Ilfracombe Devon
If you're looking for a lovely big self catering party house to bring together friends and family for a special occasion by the sea like a birthday celebration, wedding or seasonal get together The Elmfield Ilfracombe is ideal.
The Elmfield large private house for hire is open all year round, the accomodation sleeps 20 and is in a lovely Victorian villa, where contemporary boutique styling comes with a classic twist and a friendly family atmosphere just an 8 minute walk to the sea.
The Elmfield offers an ideal base for your North Devon visit, there is a heated indoor swimming pool, your own bar and games facilities.
The Elmfield is licensed for weddings, so if you're looking for an intimate self catering wedding venue allowing you full control over your special day come to Ilfracombe and take a look around.
We are Located 10 minutes from Ilfracombes stunning harbour, where Damian Hirsts impressive Verity, dominates, and local restaurants offer exceptional gastronomical treats.
We are also just a few minutes walk from the famous tunnels beaches and wedding venue
Have a look at whats happening in the harbour with the webcam
Elmfield large party house rates for bookings 2017/2018
High Season Rates 2017/18
May - September
Monday to Friday (4 nights) : £3500
Friday to Monday (3 nights) : £3000
Friday to Friday (7 nights) : £5000
Midweek 1 extra night: £1000
Wedding Weekend £3300
Wedding 3 night Midweek £2500
Low Season Rates 2017/18
Jan-April & October-December
Monday to Friday (4 nights) : £2000
Friday to Monday (3 nights) : £2500
Friday to Friday (7 nights) : £4000
Midweek 1 extra night: £750
Wedding Weekend £2800
Wedding 3 night Midweek £2000
New Year 2017/18 4 nights £4500 (29th Dec -2nd Jan)
Elmfield Large party house availability calendar
Get hitched at The Elmfield large holiday house
The Elmfield is a perfect venue for an intimate DIY wedding. Hiring the whole house gives you complete flexibility over your day.
When you hire the Elmfield as your wedding venue you have complete freedom in how you choose to cater for your guests. We are more than happy to help you plan your day and put you in touch with excellent local suppliers or you can go full self catering.
The cost of holding a wedding ceremony at The Elmfield is £500 in addition to the house hire fee.
Where to find the Elmfield large holiday house
From Barnstaple (A361): On entering Ilfracombe at the first set of traffic lights turn left towards sea front, then at the next set of traffic lights turn left and left again.
This brings you into Torrs Park. Proceed up the hill, and we are located at the top. There are two approaches to the Hotel, one is opposite Norbury House the second is opposite Upper Torrs.
From Combe Martin (A399): At the second set of traffic lights in Ilfracombe High Street turn right into Northfield Road. At the next set of traffic lights go straight across and immediately turn left into Torrs Park.
We are at the top of the hill on the left. There are two approaches to the Hotel, one is opposite Norbury House the second is opposite Upper Torrs.
Zoë & Matt
t. +44 (0)1271 863 377
Get in touch with the Elmfield large holiday house
If you're interested in hiring The Elmfield Ilfracombe for your self catering big house break please use the form below but include your phone number in the message we will call you as sometimes our mails get caught in spam filters. We book up fast so please make sure you let us know if you have alternative dates in mind.
Ilfracombe and North Devon local attractions
Some of our favourite things to do in and around Ilfracombe:
Tunnels Beaches - A firm favourite with our littluns
Woolacombe - Superb Golden Beach
Croyde - The Best Surf Beach In North Devon
Exmoor - Home of the Famous Ponies and Spectacular Scenery
Lundy - This Daytrip is a must, from Ilfracombe Harbour.
Ilfracombe Princess - Fantastic short coastal excursions
North Devons Biosphere Reserve - Learn more about North Devons Biosphere Reserve
Tarka Trail Bike Hire - Time to get active along the mainly flat Tarka Trail
Sea Kayaking at Lundy - Great Adventure
Blakewell Fish Farm - A firm favourite, you can feed the fish and buy superb smoked trout and other local produce.
Golf - this area is renowned for its golf courses.
Torrs walk to Lee and more - there are many superb walks straight from our front door
Keypitts Stables, Quad Biking and 4X4 Driving - This is where we are learning to ride horses, they have lessons and rides for all levels.
The Ilfracombe Aquarium - Always a hit with the kids, the local aquarium is packed with information on the local sea creatures and has displays and a touch pool to get right up close to our sea dwelling friends.
There are plenty of places to surf for the beginner right up to the most advanced professional at - Woolacombe, Combesgate, Croyde, Saunton, Putsborough and Westward ho!
Learn to Surf
Live Saunton Sands Webcam!
Broomhill art centre - Lots of sculpture plus a great restaurant and Jazz
Landmark Theatre - Our local Theatre a short walk away.
Chambercombe Manor - As featured on TV, a very haunted place indeed.
The North Devon Folk Festival is at The Landmark Theatre in September
Historical Research - Get into some background research
There are some superb restaurants to discover in and around Ilfracombe all personally sampled by your intrepid hosts for research purposes obviously!
Some of our favourites alphabetically are:
Bengal Spice - Very local Bangladeshi/Indian
Bistro du Coin - Simply amazing, our favourite French restaurant, in Braunton 15 minutes drive away.
Black Sands Bistro - Small but well formed menu of fresh locally sourced produce in a laid back out door environment
Chocolate Emporium - Our very own bespoke chocolate shop
Espresso Seafood - Perfect for a sunny day, Helen and Harvey serve up the best sea food in town
Gendarmerie - Modern European - simply the best restaurant in town
Giovanni & Lucas - Large family run Italian restaurant near the seafront
Lyn Bay Fish and chips - Amazing fish and chips every time from these guys, they even deliver!
The Kings Arms Georgeham - Fantastic gastro pub in Georgeham
Number 11 The Quay - Marvel at Damien Hirsts artwork over a superb cocktail.
Relish Brasserie Ilfracombe - Fantastic Fish, Pizzas and Burgers
The Rock Inn Georgeham - Superb Gastro Pub about 15 minutes drive
Settantanove - Marvellous fresh pizzas made by Omar
71 - Modern European great value
Siam Bistro - Our closest and best Thai Restaurant in Braunton 15 mins by car
Stoned - Classy home made Pizza in Braunton 15 mins by car
Annie and the Flint - Wonderful coffee and excellent for gluten free (and non gluten free) treats
The British Coffee House - New kids on the block (website on its way) offering their own roast and a "Best coffee you'll have today or your money back" guarantee - 132 High Street
Costa Coffee - You May have heard of these, this new store is a fabulous addition to the high street
Pubs and bars:
Admiral Collingwood Wetherspoons - A spectacular award winning design with a lovely sea view terrace and the usual great prices on a wide range of food and drinks, very popular with visiting families
Antidote Wine Room - Superb wine list and fantastic small dishes in Ilfracombe's newest and most chic wine bar
George and Dragon - Traditional pub on Fore Street with great pub food and often a quiz on Tuesdays
Grampus - A spectacular cliff top walk from the Elmfield takes you to the Grampus in Lee Bay, check listings for traditional live music and open mic nights.
The Habit - Situated on fore street with a sumptuous cocktail bar and views over the sea, one of our favourite places to start an evening out.
Ship and Pilot - Traditional pub with a great range of local beers
The Thatched Inn - Traditional pub with great food situated on the road out of Ilfracombe towards Combe Martin
We have some wonderful caterers in town who can handle parties of any size and who have great feedback from previous guests.
The Deli - Lisa and her team have catered for all kinds of indoor and out door events here and in the local vicinity
Dejeuny Flowers - Jane Fultons wonderful floral creations are very popular with our brides
Jo Kift Makeup - Beautiful wedding makeup and hair from Jo Kift
Tunnels beaches - An amazing wedding venue, featured often on TV has to be seen to be believed