Bursting with character, say hello to The Artist's Garret...
The sumptuous king-size bed, adorned with luxurious soft linen.
Combining rustic and modern living, the whole space is super unique!
Romantic moments await...
Step out onto the decking and admire rolling countryside hills.
Nested amongst woodland in the unspoilt Devonshire countryside.
From its antique features to designer wallpaper,  no detail has gone amiss.
The quirky bedroom doors are simply gorgeous.
The most inviting space.
The warm tones and rich paint palette create the most romantic ambience.
The dreamiest place to rest your head.
Be inspired by the wonderful collection of books.
Or get creative with an afternoon of painting!
The talented owners are artists themselves, their creative flair flows throughout this lovely hideaway.
The chic kitchen area is perfectly equipped with everything you'll need.
Rustle up some delicious holiday delights!
The sleek wet-room is beautifully presented.
Pretty festoon lighting leads the way to your heavenly haven.
Afternoons spent getting lost in your favourite book... bliss!
Be sure to explore the wonders of Dartmoor National Park during your stay.
Absolutely stunning all year round.
Head to the north Devon coast for an array of scenic walking routes.
Pretty Instow is one of many lovely seaside villages in Devon.
Or visit beautiful Bude in Cornwall.

The Artist's Garret


6.3 miles NE of Okehampton / Sleeps 2 + cot* (no children from 1 to 15)

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From £140 per night

Bedroom details

Bedroom 1


Welcome to The Artist's Garret, a truly unique retreat nestled in tranquil countryside and offering the perfect romantic getaway in the heart of Devon with the stunning wilderness of Dartmoor close by.

This luxurious bolthole is part of Burnswood Boutique Escapes, a magical setting for a relaxing escape where the stresses of everyday life will melt away from the moment you arrive.

Accessed via short flight of steps, The Artist's Garret is simply beautiful. The living space has been stylishly designed by the clever owners with designer wallpaper and quirky antique furniture. The comfy sofa is the perfect place to chill out, relax and watch a movie on the Smart TV after a busy day (please remember your Netflix login details) and the swish kitchen has all the equipment you'll need to create a culinary delight on holiday, there's even a slimline dishwasher so no squabbling over the washing up here!

Through beautifully crafted doors you will find the gorgeous bedroom, sumptuously decorated in jewel tones to create the most romantic of boudoirs. The comfy king-size bed is furnished in luxurious bedding, the perfect place for a restful night. A separate wet-room is beautifully presented with a large walk-in rainfall shower, so you can freshen up after a day of exploring.

Outside, a pretty deck is home to a bistro table and chairs where you can sit and listen to birdsong during the day and admire the festoon lighting at dusk and into the evening, bliss! The surrounding woodlands and countryside are a haven for wildlife and whilst the secluded fields are shared with Rodin's Retreat (5145) and DaVinci's Den (5146), your privacy will always be respected. The helpful owners also live on site and are happy to help should you have any questions. The Artist's Garret has easy access either north or south however there maybe occasional traffic sound from the nearby road.

From watching the sunrise in your peaceful haven, to enjoying an aperitif as the sun sets over the surrounding hills, a getaway here will be one to remember for ever.

Dartmoor is a magical place to visit on holiday and this stunning National Park is just waiting to be explored either on foot or by bike. From tors to Neolithic tombs, stone circles, forests, rivers and wetlands, this vast moorland is the perfect place for exploring, and you may even see a pony or two on your travels.

For a more sedate pace of life, visit the charming unspoilt market town of Okehampton with medieval motte and bailey castle, or perhaps Tavistock where the twice weekly pannier market is well worth a visit on Tuesdays and Saturdays and there's a great selection of boutiques, tea rooms and independent shops, perfect for stocking up on your holiday essentials.

Should the coast be calling head either north or south, The Artist's Garret sits equidistant between the two. Surfers should head north to the catch the Atlantic rollers of Widemouth Bay, Bude or Saunton Sands, whilst the south coast offers calmer waters and sheltered coves such as Teignmouth, Exmouth and Brixham.

Whether you choose to spend your days relaxing in your blissful surroundings or explore further afield, The Artist's Garret is the perfect romantic retreat and an ideal base for all your Devonshire adventures.

Steps to Ground Floor

Open plan living-room with kitchen and dining areas. Smart TV. 2 ring induction hob, electric oven, microwave, boiling water tap, toaster, fridge (with ice box) and slimline dishwasher

Bedroom with king-size double bed (5')

Wet-room with shower, WC and wash-basin

Please take care when using the boiling water tap. Babes in arms up to six months are welcomed. *A cot is not provided, bring your own travel cot.


  • No pets
  • Arrive/Depart Friday
  • Short breaks available
  • Private parking for 2 cars
  • WiFi
  • No smoking
  • Pub 3 miles
  • Patio furniture and barbecue
  • Full gas-fired CH (partial under-floor)