Whole house
484 ft²
Size
Kitchen
Garden
Pet friendly
Washing machine
Free WiFi

Located in Liskeard, this vacation home is located 17 mi from Plymouth. The unit is 26 mi from Newquay.

The kitchen features a dishwasher and an oven. Towels and bed linen are available in this vacation home.

Padstow is 21 mi from The Shippon, while Port Isaac is 17 mi away. The nearest airport is Newquay Cornwall Airport, 22 mi from The Shippon.

The Shippon has been welcoming Booking.com guests since Jun 7, 2016

Property Highlights

Top Location: Highly rated by recent guests (10.0)

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Managed by Cornwalls Cottages Ltd

Company review score: 9Based on 1,138 reviews from 384 properties
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Company info

Cornwalls Cottages Ltd offers a wonderful selection of 400 holiday cottages, homes and apartments across Cornwall. Waterside cottages, country barn conversions, beautiful manor houses, stunning architect-designed homes and unique buildings are all there for you to choose for your next holiday! Every one of the holiday homes has been personally inspected and photographed from every angle so you can book with total confidence.

Property info

The Shippon on the edge of Bodmin Moor is a fantastic converted barn which offers quite excellent and accessible accommodation for 2 people with a private hot tub. You can enjoy views of the rolling countryside from the patio and at night Bodmin Moor has been designated an International Dark Sky Landscape so the sky is clear of artificial light and and amazing sight.

Neighborhood info

The highest village in Cornwall is Minions which is a mere 4 miles from Lestitha Farm on the south east corner of Bodmin Moor, and has a wealth of ancient archeological sites dating from the early bronze age onwards and they are really popular with walkers and hikers, these include the Hurlers, three stone circles dated at around 1500 BC, a line through the centre of them brings you to Rillaton Barrow a large burial mound. Alternatively on the top of Stowes Hill, overlooking Minions, you can see the Cheesering, a natural formation of balancing stones formed during the last ice age and by thousands of years of erosion, the name derives from the shape of the stones and will become patently obvious on viewing! The ancient stannary town of Liskeard is at the head of the Looe Valley and is approximately 12 miles east of Bodmin. Liskeard is one of the few remaining towns in Cornwall to still have a livestock market. It serves a number of small surrounding villages and is the gateway to Bodmin Moor. Liskeard is also the starting point of the Liskeard to Looe railway, one of the most scenic railway trips in the country and a delightful day out! Bodmin Moor, bisected by the newly expanded A 30 is home to one of Cornwall's Areas of Oustanding Natural Beauty. Reaching a height of 1,377 feet above sea level at Brown Willy, Cornwall's highest point. The heather covered granite moorland provides East Cornwall with the most stunning country views and rugged walks. Near Blisland you will find two of Cornwall's stone circles, the Trippet Stones and Stripple Stone Henge and just round the corner, one end of the famous Camel Trail. The 18 mile Camel Trail follows the route of the old railway along traffic free paths, providing a fairly flat cycle through Bodmin and Wadebridge out to Padstow, eminently suitable for families. The National Lobster Hatchery at Padstow neighbours Rick Steins empire on the North Coast. The Bodmin and Wenford Railway, the first steam operated railwa...

Language Spoken

English
What's nearby
  • Restormel Castle
    8.7 miles
  • Brown Willy
    9.4 miles
  • Cotehele House
    11.7 miles
  • St Catherines Castle
    12.1 miles
  • Launceston Castle
    12.3 miles
Restaurants & cafes
  • Restaurant The Stag
    3.2 miles
  • Cafe/Bar The Market Inn
    3.2 miles
Natural Beauty
  • Ocean/Sea Atlantic Ocean
    5 miles
Closest Airports
  • Newquay Cornwall Airport
    22.6 miles
  • Exeter International Airport
    50.6 miles
  • Land's End Airport
    57.9 miles
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Amenities of The Shippon
Parking
Free private parking is available on site (reservation is not needed).
Internet
WiFi is available in all areas and is free of charge.
Kitchen
Freedom to eat when you want
  • High chair
  • Stovetop
  • Oven
  • Kitchen
  • Washing machine
  • Dishwasher
  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator
Bedroom
  • Linens
Bathroom
  • Bathtub or shower
  • Private Bathroom
  • Spa tub
  • Shower
Living Area
Space for everyone to be together
  • Fireplace
Media & Technology
Fun for everyone under one roof
  • TV
Room Amenities
Extra comfort
  • Private entrance
  • Heating
  • Ironing facilities
  • Hot tub
Pets
Pets are allowed. Charges may apply.
Outdoors
Sit back and relax
  • Patio
  • Garden
Miscellaneous
  • Smoke-free property
Languages Spoken
  • English
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House rules The Shippon takes special requests – add in the next step!

Check-in

From 4:00 PM

Guests are required to show a photo ID and credit card at check-in

You need to let the property know what time you'll be arriving in advance.

Check-out

Until 10:00 AM

Cancellation/
prepayment

Cancellation and prepayment policies vary according to accommodations type. Please enter the dates of your stay and check what conditions apply to your preferred room.

Refundable damage deposit

A damage deposit of GBP 200 is required. The property charges this 7 days before arrival. That's about 240.11USD. This will be collected by credit card. You should be reimbursed within 14 days of check-out. Your deposit will be refunded in full by credit card, subject to an inspection of the property.

Children & Beds

Child policies

Children not allowed.

Crib and extra bed policies

There's no capacity for cribs at this property.

This property doesn't offer extra beds.

Age restriction

The minimum age for check-in is 21

Mastercard Visa The Shippon accepts these cards and reserves the right to temporarily hold an amount prior to arrival.


Smoking

Smoking is not allowed.

Parties

Parties/events are not allowed

Pets

Pets are allowed. Charges may apply.

The fine print

Please note the lead guest must be 25 years and older.

For group reservations, guests may be requested to supply the accommodations provider with the name, age and address for each member of the party.

Guests are required to show a photo ID and credit card upon check-in. Please note that all Special Requests are subject to availability and additional charges may apply.

This property does not accommodate bachelor(ette) or similar parties.

A damage deposit of GBP 200 is required. The property charges this 7 days before arrival. That's about 240.11USD. This will be collected by credit card. You should be reimbursed within 14 days of check-out. Your deposit will be refunded in full by credit card, subject to an inspection of the property.

FAQs about The Shippon

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    • The prices at The Shippon may vary depending on your stay (e.g. dates, hotel's policy etc.). To see prices, enter your dates.

    • Yes, The Shippon is popular with guests booking family stays.

    • Check-in at The Shippon is from 4:00 PM, and check-out is until 10:00 AM.

    • The Shippon can accommodate this group size:

      • 2 guests

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    • The Shippon is 1.6 miles from the center of Liskeard.

    • The Shippon has the following number of bedrooms:

      • 1 bedroom

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