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Higher Gitcombe Holiday Home near Dartmouth


Excellent 5/5 Score from 4 reviews

House | 5 bedrooms | sleeps 10

Key Info
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 10 km
  • Great for children of all ages
  • Car not necessary
  • Some pets are welcome - please contact the owner
  • Private garden



Where old fashioned hospitality meets modern day comforts . Available as a whole house for your exclusive use if booked for seven nights minimum, OR as Bed & Breakfast for one to twelve persons from £40 per night per person

A warm welcome awaits you at Higher Gitcombe Luxury Boutique Bed & Breakfast and Self Catering Accommodation in the heart of the South Hams

Higher Gitcombe is a newly built country house in a prime location, owned and personally run by Paul and Lynnie Jolly. The property is ideally situated off a quiet country lane, just 10 minutes from Dartmouth and 15 minutes from Totnes and only a short drive to the Blue Flag Beaches. In a commanding position on high ground with unrivalled views to Dartmoor and the surrounding countryside

Size Sleeps up to 10, 5 bedrooms
Nearest beach Blackpool Sands 10 km
Will consider Short breaks (1-4 days)
Access Car not necessary
Nearest Amenities 4 km
Nearest travel links Nearest airport: Exeter 60 km, Nearest railway: Totnes 10 km
Family friendly Great for children of all ages
Notes Pets welcome, No smoking at this property

Features and Facilities

Luxuries Jacuzzi or hot tub, Log fire, Internet access, DVD player
General Central heating, Video player, CD player, Pool or snooker table, Games room, Satellite TV, Wi-Fi available
Standard Kettle, Toaster, Iron
Utilities Clothes dryer, Dishwasher, Cooker, Microwave, Fridge, Freezer, Washing machine
Rooms 5 bedrooms, 4 bathrooms of which 3 En suites and 1 Shower rooms
Furniture Single beds (6), Double beds (3), Dining seats for 12, Lounge seats for 12
Other Linen provided, Towels provided
Outdoors Balcony or terrace, Private garden, BBQ
Access Secure parking

The West Country region

This part of South Devon is renowned for its beauty and magnificent coastline. With the rugged scenery of Dartmoor and 365 square miles just a few miles to the North and the Blue Flag beaches just a few minutes drive away, visitors are spoiled for choice with activities to suit all ages


The beautiful River Dart is close by and forms an important link between the historical and ancient towns of Totnes and Dartmouth. Higher Gitcombe is set among the rolling hills of the South Hams, amidst magnificent farming country with stunning views of Dartmoor.

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Review 1-4 of 4

12 Sep 2014


"A wonderful haven in Devon"

We booked bed and breakfast at Higher Gitcombe on a whim...and it turned out to be the most wonderful haven in Devon!It's the perfect base to explore the South Hams.Paul and Lynnie are the most w… More

29 Jul 2014


"Stunning property in an excellent location."

We rented this property for a week to celebrate my husbands 60th birthday. We were joined by our 3 Sons and 1 Daughter, plus partners and 3 grandchildren plus 2 small dogs. The house was very spaciou… More

19 Jun 2014



The owners really go above and beyond at this B&B. Everything about my experience at Higher Gitcombe was perfect! The grounds are beautiful and the simply house takes your breath away. There are so ma… More

We felt honoured to be entrusted with your wedding arrangements and it was our total pleasure to assist on this happy occasion.

19 Jun 2014



Great location and views, the rooms are more like a deluxe hotel than a a B&B - so really excellent value for money.Very welcoming and local area knowledgeable hosts and each morning probably the �… More

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Calendar last updated:27 Oct 2014

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