Shirwell park is a beautiful historic and unique place to stay. Nestled in 160 acres of its own Parkland and gardens. Shirwell Park bedrooms are all elegantly furnished in keeping with the house. With excellent hospitality and food,
Shirwell Park is a fabulous place to relax and unwind.
Dogs, walkers and cyclists all welcome.
What makes a stay at Shirwell Park unique?
Shirwell Park dates back to 1516 with various additions in the C18th. It was family home of the Chichester Family until 1920. The house has undergone a lot of restoration in recent years, maintaining a lot of original features.Approached through the original gate lodges, along the horse chestnut lined drive, guests will then get their first glimpse of this historic house. Where a warm welcome awaits.
What are the rooms and facilities on offer at Shirwell Park?
Shirwell Park offers 4 double bedrooms,2 super king/ twins and 2 doubles. All ensuite and individually decorated in a traditional style in keeping with the house. The morning room is a delightful room to relax in front of the open fire before dinner or to enjoy a traditional Devon cream tea.
Breakfast is served in the dining room using as much home grown produce as possible.
There is a tennis court and swimming pool ( not heated) onsite.The Parklands, Lakes and walled gardens make lovely walks where distant views of Exmoor and the North Devon Coast can be seen.
What can guests enjoy when staying in the Barnstaple area?
Barnstaple is the nearest town where most shopping amenities can be found. Exmoor is a wonderful place to visit with its undulating valleys, moorland and quant villages.
The North Devon Coast offers a variety of beaches and amazing cliff edge coves. Your Hosts are more than happy to help with ideas for places to visit.
Where can guests enjoy food and drink?
A delicious full English breakfast with many options is served in the dining room. Dinner is also available ( prior booking please).Or, a delicious cream or afternoon tea may be taken in the morning room.
There're many good pubs and restaurants in the area.
Your hosts are more than happy to help with bookings and suggestions.