Dogs love Dartmoor: there's so much to sniff and explore here, from long walks over the high moors to gentle walks through bluebell woods and across open grassland. Choose a place to stay where dogs are welcome; with a fenced garden, or by the number of dogs you will be bringing. Don't forget to visit our Dog Blog too!
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'.
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.
Ideal location for visiting Dartmoor and South Devon, A choice of 6 self catering Cottages ( AA4star ) with 1, 2,3 or 10 en suite bedrooms.
Moorland Garden Hotel nestles in nine acres of stunning and tranquil moorland garden. The hotel has 4 luxurious suites and 38 en-suite bedrooms, some rooms have balconies and most have views over the expansive lawn, moorland garden and their Wildflower Meadow. The hotel is dog-friendly and has a number of rooms allocated for dogs. Diners with dogs can eat in the Dartmoor Bar with their dogs.
The Moorland Garden Hotel which is also open to non-residents offers; dining, accommodation, a gorgeous wedding venue, our AA Rosette award-winning Wildflower Restaurant, and the Dartmoor Bar for drinks and snacks. Our menu is updated seasonally, and we are currently offering a two or three course set menu for the special price of £12,95 for two courses and £16,95 for three.
Townend Barn, sleeps 2 and is an elegant cottage from which to explore the magical wilderness of the highest tors.
This charming Victorian terraced cottage lies in a quiet street in the town of Kingsbridge, within the South Hams area of South Devon. This welcoming Kingsbridge cottage boasts period features and has been furnished in a colourful style with a nautical theme, making it a very cheerful holiday home for four people.
Ceylon, 2 bedroom, is one of two stylish, semi-detached, upside down cottages cleverly converted from a barn. Excellent for two family parties to share (interconnecting doors available).
Teign View is a 2 bedroom detached bungalow within yards of the local shop and excellent pub. A light and bright holiday home in pretty countryside, with cathedral city amenities and good beaches within easy reach.
Moorside Cottage is a spacious, detached 4 bedroom single storey cottage. A haven for nature and garden lovers with Dartmoor on the doorstep and interesting towns and the coast within easy reach.
Lower Venton is a detached cottage that was formerly two farm workers' cottages. It is situated in the tiny hamlet of Venton, just 3 miles from all the amenities that Chagford has to offer. This 3 bedroom, 2 bathroom cottage is a friendly, comfortabnle cottage in a great position for exploring the moor and further afield.
Jaystone is a 3 bedroom granite lodge situate on the Bovey Castle Estate. All the hotel facilities are yours to enjoy, including indoor heated swimming pool, gym, steam room, sauna, spa (beauty treatments) and restaurants.
This comfy home-from-home wooden lodge with a private hot tub is situated on the Honicombe Manor holiday resort close to the village of Gunnislake, located on the Cornwall /Devon border.
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.
Between Okehampton and Tavistock, a lovely old thatched Inn serving real ale and a good range of gin and wines. Known for it's high quality flocal produce, with good West Country menus, this 800 year old hostelry also has 6 good en-suite letting rooms. 4 King size beds on offer, 3 family rooms + extra 'z' beds and cot available. Bar snacks available as well as most pleasant garden complete with stream and outdoor bar. Off road parking with pleasant flat walking and cycling on the Granite Way alongside. Bike hire close by.
Buster Barn is located in Sampford Spiney, peacefully at the end of a private drive off narrow, winding moorland lanes, a detached single-storey cottage converted from a sturdy granite barn, surrounded by an enclosed courtyard with pond, over which a bridge leads to gently sloping hillside garden and arbour with spectacular long views to a panorama of tors.
Valley View is a new family apartment situated within the grounds of Hannah's at Seale Hayne. All on one floor with an open plan living-room furnished in soft greys and whites, a fully equipped contemporary kitchen-area and three pretty bedrooms, Valley View is certainly not institutional in any way; however it is fully set up for any range of disabilities.
Wooder Manor is family run and has just entered it's third generation of Bell Family where they offer the perfect antidote to the stresses of modern life. This collection of self catering cottages has been awarded 4 stars by the AA. Next to a working farm within a pretty tree lined valley half a mile out of Widecombe village, with 5 lets. 3 that sleep 4 guests and 2 that sleeps 6. Bed linen is supplied by arrangement. Central heating is included in the price mid Sept to end of May and Electricity is by £1 coin meter (average £2 per day), so bring change!
This attractive cottage is part of a converted mill and is situated within its own enclosed gardens, amongst similar properties on the outskirts of North Tawton near Okehampton. This cosy cottage makes an ideal base from which to explore the splendour of the Dartmoor Tors or the gentleness of Abbeyford Woods, which is fantastic for dog walks.
Harford Bunkhouse & Camping offers comfortable budget accommodation on the edge of South Dartmoor. An ideal choice if you are planning to start the Two Moors Way walk from south to north. Run alongside a working Dartmoor farm. The campsite is divided between two of the farm’s meadows. Campers can use the toilets and showers located within the bunkhouse buildings. Facilities include a wash-up area, drying room, laundry facilities and disabled access. There are also three camping pods and a cabin in the garden. These sleep up to 6 people each and have the same facilities as camping. Small campfires in the provided fire pits and BBQs are allowed at the farm’s discretion. Children and dogs welcome (dogs must be kept on a lead at all times).
The Annexe is a wonderfully private spot, excellent for walkers. The Annexe is an extension of a Victorian Farmhouse surrounded by mature trees and granite, moss-covered walls, and beyond, moorland pasture and the crystal clear East Dart River.