Short Breaks on Dartmoor

Discover Dartmoor in just a few days with a holiday property perfect for a short break.

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A few days amongst the wilds of Dartmoor will revive your senses, blow away the cobwebs and generally make you feel better. Especially when you have the luxury of a holiday cottage to return to at the end of the day. Cosy up in accommodation that meets your every need on a short break to remember.

 

Spring and Autumn Short Breaks on Dartmoor

Spring like a lamb over the moorlands in the sunny off peak seasons. Dartmoor is great walking country and the weather in Spring and Autumn is much more reliable and pleasant. Not too hot, not too cool, you can bring your pooch and stay at a dog-friendly holiday cottage and make the most of the great outdoors with a short break weekend stay.

 

Summer Short Breaks on Dartmoor

Dartmoor is a sensation in summer and a few days away lets you stride out and discover a beautiful landscape of greenery and panoramic views. Stop off at watering holes along the way and collapse back in the luxury of your holiday cottage after a long day's exploring in the sunshine.

 

Christmas Short Breaks in Dartmoor

Hunker down in a cosy cottage on Dartmoor for a magical Christmas like something out of the movies. Gather loved ones together in a rural retreat and enjoy festivities out on the moors for a few days away. 

 

New Year Short Breaks in Dartmoor

Have a few days away in the middle of nowhere and celebrate New Year on Dartmoor. Bring a friend or bring a few for a short break filled with fun and celebrations in the perfect holiday property.

 

Winter Short Breaks in Dartmoor 

Warm yourself up this winter by striding out over the moors, wrapped up against the winds as you stand atop a tor and survey the frosty panorama. A winter short break on Dartmoor is all about that cosy toes feeling in front of the fire so pick a perfect property complete with open fire and Aga to dry out socks and damp dogs too.

 

We have 31 holiday cottages on Dartmoor perfect for a few days' respite.

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We have 31 self-catering cottages in Dartmoor available for a Short Break

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  • Forda Hayloft - Holiday Cottage - 5.6 miles NW of Tavistock
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    1 bedroom, dog friendly holiday cottage near Tavistock, Dartmoor.
    Sleeps 2Saturday changeover
    Dogs welcomePrice per week £277 - £528
    Close to Dartmoor National Park, dog-friendly and with gorgeous, extensive grounds, this former hayloft is a delight: think roses around the door, beamed ceilings and a welcoming ...
     
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    Forda Hayloft (1008)
    Sleeps 2
  • The Granary - Holiday Cottage - 2 miles NE of Bovey Tracey
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    1 bedroom, dog friendly holiday cottage near Bovey Tracey, Dartmoor.
    Sleeps 2 + cotFriday changeover
    Dogs welcome (1 only)Price per week £306 - £679
    The Granary is a charming reversed level converted barn. The open plan living-room is upstairs with a well-equipped galley kitchen and a glowing wood-burner. Downstairs is a ...
     
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    The Granary (2760)
    Sleeps 2 + cot
  • Dreamcatcher - Holiday Cottage - 1.5 miles NE of Okehampton
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    1 bedroom, dog friendly holiday cottage in Okehampton, North Devon.
    Sleeps 2 + cotSaturday changeover
    Dogs welcomePrice per week £312 - £698
    This detached, beautifully converted barn, spacious and full of character, is ideal for exploring Dartmoor. Surrounded by open countryside, set within the Owners' grounds and ...
     
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    Dreamcatcher (2465)
    Sleeps 2 + cot
  • Ned's - Holiday Cottage - Widecombe in the Moor
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    1 bedroom, dog friendly self catering cottage in Widecombe, Dartmoor.
    Sleeps 2Friday changeover
    Dogs welcome (1 only)Price per week £316 - £619
    Ned's is the perfect dog-friendly Dartmoor bolthole. Named after a local character who lived in the cottage and who played the fabled ‘Uncle Tom Cobley’ for many years at the ...
     
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    Ned's (3220)
    Sleeps 2
  • The Wool Shed - Holiday Cottage - 2.3 miles NW of Tavistock
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    1 bedroom, dog friendly holiday cottage near Tavistock, Dartmoor.
    Sleeps 2 + cotFriday changeover
    Dogs welcomePrice per week £324 - £655
    In an Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty just a mile from Dartmoor, The Wool Shed is a single-storey property found in Lower Chaddlehanger. Furnished and decorated in a ...
     
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    The Wool Shed (2596)
    Sleeps 2 + cot
  • Leat Mill - Holiday Cottage - 8.6 miles NW of Tavistock
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    1 bedroom, dog friendly self catering cottage, Lifton, Dartmoor.
    Sleeps 2 + cotFriday changeover
    Dogs welcomePrice per week £324 - £629
    In an Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty, approached by a green lane bordered by sun-dappled woodland, Leat Mill is delightful. A pretty enclosed patio overlooks tranquil ...
     
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    Leat Mill (1409)
    Sleeps 2 + cot
  • The Hay Barn - Holiday Cottage - 2.3 miles NW of Tavistock
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    1 bedroom, dog friendly holiday cottage near Tavistock, Dartmoor.
    Sleeps 2 + cotFriday changeover
    Dogs welcomePrice per week £382 - £735
    The 'wow' factor can be an over-used term – but not in this instance. Found in an Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty, a mile from Dartmoor, The Hay Barn is really special. With ...
     
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    The Hay Barn (2597)
    Sleeps 2 + cot
  • Huckworthy - Holiday Cottage - 4.3 miles SE of Tavistock
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    1 bedroom, dog friendly holiday cottage near Tavistock, Dartmoor.
    Sleeps 2 + cotFriday changeover
    Dogs welcome (1 only)Price per week £453 - £869
    Taking its name from the nearby bridge over the Walkham river, Huckworthy is a truly idyllic couple's retreat. Granite steps lead you up to the front door and private garden area, ...
     
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    Huckworthy (3256)
    Sleeps 2 + cot
  • Burham Cottage - Holiday Cottage - 4.4 miles SE of Tavistock
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    2 bedroom, dog friendly holiday cottage near Tavistock, Dartmoor.
    Sleeps 3 + cotFriday changeover
    Dogs welcome (1 only)Price per week £345 - £749
    The pretty little terraced cottage is an ideal Dartmoor retreat in the peaceful village of Walkhampton, just a short drive from the busy market town of Tavistock and within almost ...
     
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    Burham Cottage (3268)
    Sleeps 3 + cot
  • Coachman's Cottage - Holiday Cottage - 3.7 miles SE of Tavistock
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    2 bedroom, dog friendly holiday cottage near Tavistock, Dartmoor.
    Sleeps 3 + cotFriday changeover
    Dogs welcome (1 only)Price per week £381 - £828
    Close to the busy little town of Tavistock, tucked away in a leafy lane in a very pretty part of Dartmoor, Coachman’s Cottage is just delightful. Whatever the weather, the ...
     
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    Coachman's Cottage (2836)
    Sleeps 3 + cot
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