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"It's so nice I want to live here." - Alistair Fraser, The Telegraph

10 Great Reasons to

Holiday at Glynn Barton.....

Category: Animals

10 Great Reasons to Stay at Glynn Barton

    1. Animals. Week day animal feeding with Shirley & Steve, children and parents alike happily follow each other to give the donkeys, Highland cows, Sheep, Kune Kune pigs, Pigmy goats & chickens their daily feed with the last job being the children’s favourite, collecting the freshly laid eggs from the coops.   2. […]

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Animal “Feed for Thought”

Family holidays are all about fun, laughter, experience and most importantly creating memories. And how are memories created? From “in the moments”and personalisation. Here at Glynn Barton we do just that. With over 25 animals to feed, we encourage the children both young and old to come and say hello to the animals and feed […]

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Diary of a Devon Mum

“Never plan a staycation without some wet weather back up plans. One of the best things about Glynn Barton is you don’t need to venture out to find fun.” We recently welcomed the wonderful Clio, Mumsnet writer and Mummy Blogger, to our Cottages and she’s very kindly written a superb Blog all about us – thanks Clio! […]

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New Children’s Play Fort

An exciting new children’s adventure play fort is coming soon to Glynn Barton Holiday Cottages. Designed by local company, Outdoor Play People, work is well underway for the opening of Camelot by the end of 2015 (if not a little bit before!). Created with older children in mind, but as equally fun for smaller ones, Camelot will be […]

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Charming Chickens…

The charming life of our chickens… Summer has well and truly arrived at Glynn Barton Holiday Cottages in Cornwall and we chickens are having a cracking time. We’ve been lucky enough to have had lots of lovely children come to visit us, and the morning animal feeds are always something to look forward to. Shirley and […]

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Events in Cornwall – June 2015

June is a fantastic month for taking advantage of all the fantastic events throughout the county. There is literally something every weekend, and an event for every taste, here are a few of our favourite events in Cornwall this June. Royal Cornwall Show 4 June – 6 June 2015 A significant event in Cornwall’s calendar, […]

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Meet Willow and Billy, the mischievous Goats

The latest addition to our animal Blog comes from Billy and Willow the mischievous goats… Hello, and thank you to everyone who visited us for their February Half Term holidays. It was really lovely to see you all and great to meet so many new families! It’s been a long winter and we have to […]

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A Day in the Life…

Welcome to our new ‘a day in the life’ blog section where we’ll be handing over the laptop to the animals, bravely giving them the opportunity to tell you their thoughts on Glynn Barton, your holidays, Cornwall in general and they may even tell you a tale or two about Steve and Shirley. It seemed […]

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Del and Rodney Arrive

Del and Rodney traveled down from Essex today to find their new home at Glynn Barton. Previous owner, Christine, who has lovingly cared for them in the past, was very pleased with how quickly they settled in. Christine had to re-home her boys as they out grew their old home. As you can see from […]

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Glynn Barton Animals ready for the new season

Animal feeding has long been a favourite with visiting children as well as their parents so it is very important to us to make sure that all of our animals are fit and healthy. Every January Rory & Jock our Highland cows have their annual TB tests, the vet comes to test on one day […]

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