On the southern edge of Mary Tavy, above a quiet lane beyond the village church, is Little Torside, a pretty semi-detached cottage, once part of a terrace of miners’ cottages (the other two are now the owners’ home). A rural haven for walkers or exploring this beautiful part of Dartmoor.
Foxgloves is a 1 bedroom stylish, single-storey detached cottage converted from a barn within the grounds of the owners' Georgian house. A dear little cottage in a quiet, tranquil setting, well placed for exploring the Tamar Discovery Trail on foot and the Bere Peninsula route by bicycle.
Tavistock's most established hotel and well worth visiting for good food and accommodation. Generously sized bedrooms including some four posters choices, family rooms and pet friendly options. There's an easy to use 'check availability' feature on the hotel website but don't forget to ring and ask if they have any last minute deals - you could benefit from a late deal. Most impressive conference room now at the rear of the hotel and this hotel has a sensible car park for guests.
If you can visit this country house in Spring when the primroses are out then you will be in for a treat. 2 of the 3 bedrooms are wonderfully large. There is one room that can be taken as double or a twin, and the Garden Suite has access through French Windows into the most stunning garden with your own private seating area. No need to ask if the breakfast is good when you take a look at Maddy's kitchen. She's happy to take families and you won't find a better garden for tennis or hide and seek.
Folland House is situated in an attractive group of barn conversion cottages situated on the outskirts of the picturesque village of North Tawton, in the heart of Devon, close to Dartmoor National Park. These North Tawton cottages are located in a rural setting surrounded by green meadows full of grazing animals, and have marvellous, far-reaching countryside views towards Dartmoor. These excellent, Devon stone cottages have been sympathetically designed to provide spacious accommodation of a high standard, each with their own contemporary style. There are five acres of private meadows surrounding these North Tawton cottages, where guests can walk the dog, sit and relax, or watch the abundant wildlife around the natural ponds.
This lodge-style holiday cottage with its own hot tub sits in the peaceful grounds of Honicombe Manor holiday resort.
Hole Farm is a thatched, detached, Grade I listed, medieval Dartmoor longhouse, stone mullion-windowed, full of . The Farm also includes a separate cottage so it is a great location for those family gatherings or celebrations as it sleeps up to 12
Grade2* listed cottage in a quiet village on Dartmoor National Park. Newly refurbished throughout specifically to provide an exceptionally comfortable holiday experience. A minutes walk to the local pub serving food and real ales and also a short stroll to the Ilsington Spa Hotel. There is also a handy shop in the village.
Beechdene Lodge is situated on the Honicombe Manor resort near to Gunnislake, just across the border into Cornwall. Cleverly designed in a upside down style to make the most of the beautiful views, the bedrooms and bathroom are on the ground floor with the double bedroom having the benefit of French doors leading directly out on to the decked terrace and patio, a lovely spot for breakfast. Honicombe Manor has both indoor and outdoor swimming pools, as well as a fully equipped gym, tennis court and children’s play area.
2 miles from Widecombe-in-the-Moor, down 700 yards of private drive, are six cottages around a courtyard, superbly converted from an Edwardian 'model farm' and with direct access to open moorland.
Just a short drive off Dartmoor, Lobhill Farmhouse is a charming B&B. We visited in October 2010 and were very impressed with the house and what Jane has done with her home. It has a very fresh Country Living feel with welcoming touches throughout. There is a ground floor double room with it's own access which is ideal for a wheelchair.
On the very South Westerly tip of Dartmoor with views over Buckland Monochorum and on towards the Tamar valley. Quiet, peaceful, well off the beaten track. Dating back 200 years, this small cottage for 2 has it's own private garden and parking. Double bedroom with en-suite bathroom, sitting room/dining area/kitchen all in one with patio doors overlooking the garden. Boot room off with washing machine, storage etc. Central heating. Small TV. All fairly brief, but so is the price. Close to Buckland Abbey, Morwellham Quay, the Garden House, and easy travelling to Yelverton, with Tavistock and Plymouth beyond
Woodstone Barn has its own private enclosed garden and is surrounded by paddocks grazed by ponies, sheep and chickens. Situated on a slope above the West Devon Way, in a tranquil, rural setting a mile and a half from Dartmoor National Park, Woodstone Barn offers an escape to the countryside for a family or group of up to 8. The Barn hase amazing, far-reaching countryside views towards Dartmoor and is just two and a half miles from Tavistock.
Moorhayes is a family owned property in the heart of Dartmoor National Park in a secluded, quiet location between Bowerman's Nose and Hound Tor. Sleeping 7-10, the spacious bungalow offers private, enclosed gardens with direct access to the explore the moor by foot. It is a short drive to Widecombe-in-the Moor and Bovey Tracey and exploring Devon is part of the variety this holiday accommodation offers. The location is popular with families, stargazers, cyclists, and photographers. Wifi available.
An historic, award-winning Bed and Breakfast centre of Moretonhampstead, tucked well away from the road. Clean, comfortable rooms. Delightful secluded walled garden. Close to all amenities. Children very welcome in the family suite. Hosts Peter and Lorely make everyone feel welcome. Sumptuous breakfast.
This is a magnificent, elevated, detached family house situated in the picturesque village of Newton Ferrers, Devon. This lovely cottage has outstanding views over Noss Mayo and the estuary and is close to the stunning South Hams beaches, ideal for a family wishing to explore this beautiful part of the country.
This detached Alpine lodge sits within the grounds of Honicombe Manor holiday resort, in an Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty near Gunnislake. Nestled in a peaceful woodland setting with lovely valley views, the cottage offers comfy accommodation in an upside down style, ideal for families.
Beechlands is an imposing Victorian detached house on the side of a hill with long views across the town of Chagford to moorland beyond. Inside, very much a county home, relaxed and comfortable. Sleeps up to 12 in 2 doubles, 1 twin and 2 family rooms. A tremendous house for gatherings of all sorts, with lots of space and generous accommodation
A family run hotel with 5 differing styles of en-suite suites and rooms plus a newly refurbished stunning spa area including a12 metre indoor swimming pool, sauna,steam room, spa pool and fully equipped gym. This is a family friendly and dog friendly hotel (all dog rooms are on the ground floor). I especially like the super large garden with far reaching southerly views for cream teas. Moorland walks taking in stunning Haytor Rocks, ponies and buzzards are straight from the gate. High quality dining in the restaurant or opt for the Blue Tiger, a bistro with sun terrace offering the hotel's own smoked meat platters, dips, cheese or beef fondues and sushi selections.
Ideal for touring all of Cornwall, Dartmoor and South Devon, this detached, family-friendly lodge is located at Honicombe Manor, in the stunning Tamar Valley, near the rural village of Gunnislake and town of Tavistock. With the lodge being situated right opposite a children's play area and only a short stroll from the facilities at Honicombe Manor, Eden Valley Lodge could not have a better location on the park