Accommodation in the Ashburton Area
Bed and Breakfast
- Lurgecombe Farm B&B
A small B&B providing farmhouse accommodation on the southern edge of the beautiful Dartmoor National Park, near Ashburton. Get the best of both worlds – the peace and tranquility of the countryside but only a mile and a half to the A38 for exploring the rest of Devon. Twin bedded room with ensuite shower and loo. Also a single room with shared facilities.
- Gages Mill Country Guest House – Devon Bed and Breakfast
Bed and Breakfast in a 14th century former Wool Mill, with 7 en-suite guest bedrooms, on the edge of Dartmoor National Park near Ashburton – only minutes from the A38, halfway between Exeter and Plymouth. Gages Mill stands in over an acre of lawned gardens and has ample parking. The building has been carefully converted to retain its original character, whilst offering every modern comfort.
Cottages and Apartments
- The Carriage House
This cottage is hidden away in a woodland clearing in the idyllic grounds of a private country house, in an oasis of complete peace on the south east edge of Dartmoor National Park. Large sitting room with woodburner, dining room, fitted kitchen, 4 double bedrooms (3 ensuite), private walled garden. Game fishing can be arranged on a stretch of the River Dart, which passes through the grounds. Sleeps 8.
- Groom’s Cottage
In the idyllic grounds of a private country house, on the south east edge of Dartmoor National Park, Groom’s Cottage has been sensitively adapted as a holiday cottage and blends perfectly into its tranquil woodland setting. Very well equipped with a cosy sitting room with woodburner, bright, comfortable bedrooms and an attractive private garden area. Next door to Carriage House. Sleeps 5 + cot.
- Garden Cottage, Dartmoor
Hidden away in a woodland clearing in the idyllic grounds of a private country house within the Dartmoor National Park, Garden Cottage is a picture-postcard Devon retreat that sleeps 6. The surroundings exude tranquillity yet the cottage is only 2 miles from the nearest town and the main road, with excellent access to the almost limitless attractions of the area.
- Fisherman’s Flat
This delightful haven has recently been renovated, it has all its accommodation on one level with its own driveway, parking and sitting-out area. It offers comfortable, well-equipped accommodation for 2 people and is set in an oasis of complete peace on the south east edge of Dartmoor National Park and offers easy access to the huge variety of attractions and amenities.
Holiday, Touring and Camping Parks
- River Dart Country Park – Camping & Touring
Our location and surroundings on the edge of Dartmoor but half an hour’s drive from the sea, make us the perfect base for your Devon holiday! Regularly featured in The Top 100 Sites by Practical Caravan magazine. Set in mature parkland, our touring site has generous, neat, individually numbered pitches. Everyone staying on-site has free use of River Dart Adventures – our own day visitor attraction.
- Parkers Farm Holiday Park
A holiday park near Ashburton, Dartmoor and Torbay with a Gold Award for Quality and Service. Holiday Cottages Caravans and Touring site. Self Catering Holidays on a 350 acre working farm in beautiful South Devon.
- Prickly Ball Farm and Hedgehog Hospital
Prickly Ball Farm is a centre of excellence for the care and rehabilitation of sick, orphaned and injured hedgehogs. As the seasons change, so do the hedgehogs admitted into the hospital. Consequently, there will be an ever-changing number of hedgehogs at the centre, each time you visit.
- River Dart Adventures
Located all around the Country Park and just waiting to be discovered, there is an adventure around every corner! Assault course, Pirate Ship, Toddlers Beach, Spiders Web, Zip wires, Jungle Fun. Also Dare Devils instructor-supervised activities and facilities for kayakers.
- Wrangaton Golf Club
Wrangaton Golf Club was founded in 1895 on the southern slopes of Dartmoor. Our course is unique – 9 moorland holes and 9 parkland holes. It?s very much a course of two halves and there is nothing else like it in Devon!
- Bovey Castle Golf Club
A challenging 9 hole course with two long Par 5’s guaranteed to test your golf. Views of Dartmoor while you ponder your choice of club.
- Torquay Golf Club
An interesting mature 18 hole parkland course established in 1908 with many challenging holes, some with superb views across Lyme Bay. Set within easy reach from the centre of Torquay the course is an excellent test for golfers of all abilities.
- Hele Park Golf Centre
Hele Park Golf Centre offers a friendly welcome to members, visitors and societies.
- Teignmouth Golf Club
A warm welcome awaits all visitors to Teignmouth Golf Club – each of whom are guaranteed a true test of golf with our course offering many fine contours and borrowing greens.
- Dainton Park Golf Club
Situated in 125 acres of rolling South Devon parkland, Dainton Park has matured into a spectacular 18 hole golf course.
- The Palace Hotel Golf Course
A challenging 9-hole, par-3 short hotel golf course and separate putting green.
- Stover Golf Club
Stover Golf Club is situated very close to the A38 Plymouth Expressway and 3 miles from Newton Abbot which makes the course very accessible to both members and visitors.
Dartmoor Area Location Map