This B&B at Whiddon Down is run by Rosemary, a farmer's wife. She knows all about cooking for healthy appetites. At the end of a lane, it has a good garden for children to run about in, with views towards Dartmoor. ROSEMARY CAN ONLY TAKE BOOKINGS OVER THE PHONE AS SHE DOES NOT HAVE A COMPUTER.
Three high standard holiday lets in the middle of Dartmoor some four miles from Widecombe-in-the-Moor within a 400 acre farm with nearby walks on Dartmoor. BBQ areas. Log fires, dishwashers, power showers, central heating etc.
The Elephant's Nest Inn is a quintessentially English - and Devonshire - country pub. The 3 generously sized en-suite B&B rooms are located in a newly built extension. Beautifully furnished with solid oak floors and under floor heating, all rooms have large Vi-Spring beds, soft goosedown duvets and pillows and luxurious soft furnishings. Being located in as remote a place as it is, great emphasis is placed on good food, although the pretentious 'gastro pub' description will not be heard here! The garden at the Nest is a 'must see'.
Luxury caravans for hire on an Award winning campsite on the banks of the River Tavy. All centrally heated and double glazed. Excellent quality campsite for families, just 2 and a half miles out of Tavistock. No slot machines here. Play park and the riverbank for children to explore. Fishing for Dad on offer. Up to date caravans and a beautiful Shepherd's hut if you want to go 'glamping' or as the owner prefers to call it 'comfortable camping'. Some caravans take dogs, some don't. Exercise field for dogs. Reception with free wifi, small array of provisions including fresh milk, papers and the all important ice creams!!
Most of the bedrooms at this established hotel in the centre of Dartmoor boast a four poster bed, spa bath and Moorland views. Popular for weddings at any time of year and a good base for walks, especially to Wistman's Wood a fabled treat nearby. Eat in either the Tors Restaurant or the hotel lounge bar in front of a real fire. Wonderful setting with bags of history. The hotel can accommodate conferences for up to 170 with 100 car parking spaces. Check the hotel website for many breaks, offers, Murder Mystery weekends, dancing holidays, live music and birthday treats.
This charming character 16th Century former corn mill, privately owned and personally run is situated in lovely south facing grounds on the edge of Dartmoor. Bob and Ann offer a homely and informal atmosphere with hotel quality and service and have been doing so for the last 25 years. All 14 attractively and well decorated bedrooms overlook the beautiful River Dart valley and hove ensuite facilities, TVs and hospitality tray. Evening meals are available in 'Mill Room' a restaurant on site, and you can enjoy your pre-dinner drinks in the Bar Lounge.
Dartmoor House overlooks the village green at Belstone, one of the best unspoilt villages on the Moor. Debra offers up to the minute bedrooms with freshly cooked breakfast using local produce. This is prime walking and cycling country, so there's a lockable bike storage area on offer too. Four bedrooms in total, Two ensuites. One kingsize and one twin room. All with tv, tea tray etc. The local pub is good for food.
This barn conversion with good views gets plenty of repeat bookings. Room for 6 plus a baby. Ruth Boswell told me that the barn is very family friendly rather than chic accommodation, and looking at the prices I see that it is very competitively priced. The highest charge in the school holidays is just £599 and as low as £270 in low season. Babysitting on offer and stair gate, highchair and cot on request. Bed linen is included in the price but towels are extra. Some electricity (90 units) is included in the rental then charged.
2 miles out of Chagford offering a suite on the ground floor and rooms above. Impressive house. Fresh flowers throughout summer from their own very beautiful gardens where you are invited to relax. Horse riding locally. Helpful owner keen for you to enjoy your stay.
A fine country residence on the outskirts of Chagford with off road parking and gardens. Three rooms, one double en-suite, one an en-suite shower twin/kingsize the other a large four poster bedroom with swish private bathroom over the landing, bathrobes provided. A short drive into town. Wedgewood crockery on the breakfast table along with a full English. Quintessentially English.
Self catering cottage in the garden at The Rugglestone Inn. Sleeps 4 in comfort. With a double bedroom and a twin room. Ideal for those wishing to nip into the pub in the evening for your supper and not have to worry about driving home and getting lost on Dartmoor !
7 holiday lets on a working farm near Moretonhampstead. You'll find the makings for a cup of tea on your arrival (3pm onwards) then why not take a dip in the pool and meet fellow guests? Sleeping from 2 to 6, these cottages are 'all in' which means no hidden extras to fork out for. Just about walkable distance into town.
Deep in Lord Roborough's 6000 acre estate you will find Maristow Barton, a large detached Georgian house that sleeps up to 16. The house is hugely comfy with bright modern decor. The house offers 5 doubles and 3 twins all with own private/en-suite bathrooms. The standard of luxury and comfort in the house is exceptional, the atmosphere relaxing and casual, the surrounding tranquil - great for those family get togethers. If you don't fancy making use of the well equipped kitchen professional catering is available.
Callisham Farm is a traditional granite and stone built farmhouse, nestling in the very pretty valley of Meavy. Esme extends a warm Devonshire welcome to all her guest that stay in the three bedrooms (2 doubles and a family room all en-suite). As you would imagine the breakfast is made from tasty and wholesome local produce, and for your evening meal you are only a short stroll to The Royal Oak Inn.
In the centre of Princetown, high on the Moor. This bunkhouse can house up to 12 in 3 rooms of 4. Bedding/towels not provided, but available for hire. C.H.+ good kitchen with flat screen tv, fridge, cooker, microwave and all important toaster. Underfloor heating in the showers. This is a licensed cafe, so packed lunches available. Drying room, bike storage and they will take dogs if you hire the whole bedroom. Car park too. Nice friendly owners Dave and Abbi
Down Cottage is a delightful granite cottage in an idyllic setting with stunning views across Dartmoor. Part of a magnificent estate built in 1911 for the Jameson whisky family, Down Cottage sleeps four people and offers the perfect mix of luxury and seclusion. Set just 1.5 miles outside the pretty Stannary town of Chagford, it’s a great base for walking on Dartmoor and for generally relaxing and getting away from absolutely everything!
This dog-friendly accommodation offers one double bedroom with king size bed, open plan lounge with fully equipped kitchen and separate shower room. Outside there’s a private garden with uninterrupted views of Dartmoor. The cosy, dog-friendly, centrally heated, triple glazed cottage also offers free wifi.
This delightful coaching Inn is set just off the main street of the historic town of Ashburton, on the edge of the Dartmoor National Park. The building itself has recently been refurbished to it's former glory, with a fantastic white exterior and traditional interior, full of nook and beams a welcoming real fire awaits within. Upstairs they have refurbished 3 letting bedrooms, making the Victoria a fantastic place to base yourself whist exploring the natural beauty of Dartmoor and the surrounding area.
This converted old coach house cottage that sleeps up to 5 is attached to a big Grade II listed Victorian rectory set in 40 acres of sheep grazed meadows. Lovely location to enjoy excellent walks or the nearby South Hams beaches. Inside the cottage is smart and stylish with two bedrooms (1 double and 1 twin).
20 minute drive to Dartmoor these 2 adjoining cottages are in a quiet hamlet north of Dartmoor, one cottage sleeps 5 people. One cottage sleeps 3. Views towards Dartmoor. Only 18 miles to the sea. Central heating, linen and towels included. Off road parking.