The beautiful Dartmoor National Park is a great place to stay in a holiday cottage. Popular with couples and families, Dartmoor is home to many different self-catering properties from which you can explore the stunning scenery and local area. After a day hiking the moors and admiring the views from Dartmoor’s Tors, return to a cosy holiday home for two with a roaring wood burner. On a warm summers day explore Dartmoor’s towns and villages and enjoy a BBQ with family in one of our family-friendly self-catering cottages on Dartmoor. When staying in a holiday let on Dartmoor you are within easy reach of North Devon, South Devon and Cornwall.
Dartmoor is one of the best locations for those looking for a walking holiday. Its vast open areas of wilderness, dramatic granite tors, quiet hidden valleys and ancient forests and woodlands provide home to some rare and quite unique wildlife. There are some exceptional walks through the most stunning scenery which will inspire everyone and suit all abilities. You can also find some great places to visit on Dartmoor including the towns of Bovey Tracy, Princetown, Chagford and Tavistock. Amongst the many popular tourist destinations is Lydford Gorge and the waterfalls, Castle Drago famously designed by Edwin Lutyens and the last castle to be built in England. Haytor is probably one of the most popular climbs with great views and good facilities nearby.
If you want to explore Dartmoor or use it as a base to explore Devon, please browse through our cottages for self-catering holiday cottages in Dartmoor below.