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Widecombe Cottage

from £55 /night help Price for guests, Nights

Excellent 5/5 Score from 30 reviews

Excellent 5/5 

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Widecombe Cottage - Widecombe in the Moor

Cottage / 1 bedrooms / sleeps 2

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Cottage / 1 bedrooms / sleeps 2

Key Info
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 30 km
  • Not suitable for children
  • Car advised
  • No pets allowed
  • Private garden

A luxury 5 star romantic cottage for couples wanting a holiday in the heart of Dartmoor. Underfloor heating keeps the whole cottage lovely and warm. This completely re-built detached barn has been lovingly handcrafted with local oak finished to the top of the range specification, professionally designed and furnished to delight the most discerning visitor to Dartmoor. The uninterrupted views from the private garden and sun terrace over surrounding pastureland towards Dartmoor Tors are breathtakingly beautiful.

A walkers paradise with walks in every direction from the door, with riding stables just down the road for a stunning trek across Dartmoor.

This is a supremely peaceful place to stay, set just off a sleepy lane - and you may see Dartmoor Ponies passing the gate en route for the hills - yet you are within easy reach of many of South Devon's main attractions. A 5 Minute level walk takes you to the welcoming local pub, The Rugglestone Inn, which serves "real ale" and scrumptious food and the village of Widecombe-In-The- Moor, famous for its annual fair is a further 1/2 mile stroll. Visitors enjoy free-range eggs from our tiny flock of hens. Visit in Autumn or Winter for cosy evenings round the wood fire - and come to walk in all seasons in fabulously lovely Dartmoor countryside.

The double bedroom is beautifully equipped with a handmade oak king sized bed from Dartmoor Carpentry , Egyptian cotton bed sheets and a sumptuously styled en-suite bathroom with a double ended roll top bath. Fluffy towels are provided. With energy conservation in mind there is endless supplies of hot water from a mixture of solar power and gas fired heating. A cot can be provided.

The oak and granite kitchen, by Dartmoor Carpentry, is fully equipped and includes a dishwasher, microwave and washer / dryer.

Widecombe Cottage is stylishly furnished throughout and the living room has comfortable settees, oak flooring, beautiful rugs, central wood burner, underfloor heating, LCD TV, DVD player and music centre. A wide selection of DVDs is provided if you fancy a night in by the fire.

Size Sleeps up to 2, 1 bedrooms
Check in time: 15:00
Check out time: 10:00
Nearest beach Shaldon 30 km
Access Car advised
Nearest Amenities 2 km
Nearest travel links Nearest airport: Exeter 50 km, Nearest railway: Newton Abbot 20 km
Notes No pets allowed, No smoking at this property

Features and Facilities

Luxuries Log fire, Internet access, DVD player
General Central heating, TV, CD player, Wi-Fi available
Standard Kettle, Toaster, Iron, Hair dryer
Utilities Clothes dryer, Dishwasher, Cooker, Microwave, Fridge, Freezer, Washing machine
Rooms 1 bedroom, 1 bathrooms of which 1 En suites
Furniture King Beds (1), Cots (1), Dining seats for 2, Lounge seats for 3
Other Linen provided, Towels provided, High chair
Outdoors Balcony or terrace, Private garden, BBQ
Access Secure parking

The Devon region

Dartmoor - Purple, heather clad moorland, wide open landscapes, rushing rivers and obscure stone tors shape the landscape of Dartmoor. But that is just one small part of a big picture.

There are rolling valleys, bogs and wetland, waterfalls and well trodden paths, ancient, eery forests and lonely ruins. Sometimes ominous, challenging, extreme, sometimes welcoming, heart warming; always breathtaking, always changing, the landscape of Dartmoor is alive in every sense of the word.

Whether you're looking for a challenging trek across windswept moors, or just a relaxing stroll through secluded woods, you've come to the right place.

Dartmoor has it all. Blaze your own trail, be a pioneer, explore and take the less trodden route. If you know your way around an OS map, download one of the many map routes below, gather your kit and head out the door.

You want picture postcard Dartmoor villages with thatched cottages and rambling lanes? Try Lustleigh or Moretonhampstead. How about historic market towns with traditional stores, tearooms and crafts? Head to Tavistock, Bovey Tracey or Okehampton. What about something a bit different, a little bit quirky? It's got to be Widecombe-in-the-Moor. Maybe you want folklore, and Dartmoor myths and legends? Princetown is the place to be.

Tiny hamlets, bustling towns, or pretty villages, Dartmoor is thriving, lived in, real.

Widecombe in the Moor

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5 Mar 2015


"Beautiful Dartmoor"

We needed a weekend away and could have found no finer place than this lovely quiet cottage. We were welcomed as friends and treated to a beautiful handcrafted cottage which exuded quality. It was wa… More

12 Jan 2015


"Beautiful, friendly, cosy"

We stayed here for a week at the start of winter. The cottage was warm and very comfortable. It is compact and well-equipped. We slept beautifully. The location is perfect (nowhere better to stay in D… More

22 Oct 2014


"Another remarkable and totally satisfying experience."

September, late Autumn, looking for a holiday to refresh and recharge ourselves before winter arrives! We had previously stayed in Widecombe Cottage - and wondered would it meet our expectations agai… More

13 Sep 2014


"Wonderful Stay in Ideal Location"

This cottage is beautiful and Widecombe in the Moor is such a good location to stay with various walks from the door. The view from the south facing back garden is amazing and the peaceful setting wil… More

27 Jun 2014


"Beautiful peaceful place"

Following the photos, you hope not to be disappointed in the real thing but we arrived to the most beautifully renovated cottage.. The very first thing that struck us though , was the incredible peac… More

4 May 2014


"Great base for walking"

Just to clarify, this TA page applies to (& has photos & reviews for) two cottages; the Oak Barn & Widecombe Cottage. We stayed in the latter; the smaller of the two. Both cottages are situated in a f… More

22 Apr 2014


"It was simply, perfect!"

Fantastic place, nice welcome with homemade cake, eggs and milk. I would recommend it to any couple looking for a charming and quiet place… More

17 Mar 2014


"relaxing stunning cottage in a perfect location"

my husband and I stayed in Widecombe cottage for my birthday .we were fortunate that the weather was lovely so we could enjoy the fantastic walks on the moors and good food at the nearby Rugglestone i… More

24 Oct 2013


"Wonderful Location"

Had recently stayed in Oak Barn Cottage ( very spacious and with Sauna ) - however Oak barn was fully booked. The owner offered us the opportunity to stay in Widecombe Cottage, which is also in the ha… More

8 Sep 2013


"Stunning luxury accommodation, in a beautiful and relaxing location"

The cottage is lovely - 5* quality throughout, with lots of thoughtful touches which made for a wonderful and thoroughly relaxing stay. The location is fabulous - walking distance to the Rugglestone I… More

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