You will have a wonderful stay in the heart of Devon; a few miles from the wilds of Dartmoor. April Cottage is perfectly situated for a walking or cycling holiday. We are close to the Tarka Trail, Drake's Trail, the Tamar Trail, and many National Trust properties. Only ten minute drive from the historic town of Tavistock.
|Size||Sleeps up to 4, 2 bedrooms|
|Will consider||Long term lets (over 1 month), Short breaks (1-4 days)|
|Nearest travel links||Nearest airport: Exeter, Nearest railway: Gunnislake|
|Family friendly||Great for children of all ages|
|Notes||No pets allowed, No smoking at this property|
|Luxuries||Log fire, Internet access, DVD player|
|General||Central heating, TV, Satellite TV, Wi-Fi available|
|Standard||Kettle, Toaster, Iron, Hair dryer|
|Utilities||Clothes dryer, Dishwasher, Cooker, Microwave, Fridge, Freezer, Washing machine|
|Rooms||2 bedrooms, 1 bathrooms of which 1 Family bathrooms|
|Furniture||Single beds (2), Dining seats for 6, Lounge seats for 4|
|Other||Linen provided, Towels provided|
|Outdoors||Balcony or terrace|
There is nowhere in the world quite like Dartmoor National Park. And there is a so much more to Devon than the moors. Here are a few ideas to get your started.
April Cottage is perfectly situated for a walking or cycling holiday. As well as the endless possibilities offered to walkers and cyclists on the moors, we are close to the Tarka Trail, Drake's Trail, and the Tamar trails, not to mention the Two Moors Way. All offer miles of exploration along former (and traffic-free) railway lines and trails.
April Cottage is right on the road-based section of National Route 27 of the National Cycle Network.
The cyclingindevon.com website provides info on local cycle trails.
Over fifty road-based cycle routes on cycle-route.com.
The nearby Tamar Trails activity centre offers canoeing, bike-hire and tree-surfing. Yes, tree-surfing!
13th Century St Michael de Rupe Church, atop Brent Tor, makes a distinctive silhouette on the Dartmoor skyline. It is one of Devon's most famous landmarks and offers an unparalleled view of the western edge of Dartmoor.
Explore gardens: Eden Project, the Lost Gardens of Heligan, The Garden House
And National Trust houses: Cotehele, Lanhydrock, Buckland Abbey.
Visit nearby market town Tavistock, with its pannier market and selection of artisan cheese and wine merchants.
Don't forget… You are only 45 minutes from the ocean!