Blissful days and dreamy evenings under the stars in the hot tub.
Beautifully crafted by the talented owners, Turner Hall offers the perfect mix of contemporary and comfort.
The open plan living area is gorgeous.
Beautifully furnished with comfort and relaxation in mind, Turner Hall is simply gorgeous.
Four fabulous bedrooms await, three in the cottage and the fourth in the cute shepherd's hut. This is delightful bedroom two.
The dreamy hot tub is all yours.
The cute shepherd's hut is home to bedroom four and a separate shower-room.
This delightful shepherd's hut is home to bedroom 4.
The open plan living space is light and bright with characterful beamed ceilings and windows overlooking the surrounding peaceful woodland.
The super kitchen has all you need to create a culinary delight.
Light and spacious, this sociable space is perfect for a family or group of friends.
Gather everyone around the table to chat about the day's adventures.
The triple aspect windows look out onto the tranquil countryside.
Bedroom one has a comfy 'zip and link' bed so you can choose either a king-size double or twin beds.
Bedroom one has a delightful outlook.
This gorgeous bathroom is the en suite to bedroom one.
Bedroom two is a pretty double with en suite shower-room.
Sweet dreams.
Bedroom 2 has a lovely en suite shower-room.
Stunning bedroom three is on the mezzanine floor, up the spiral staircase from the living area.
This beautiful bedroom has a feature wrought-iron bedstead.
Breakfast in bed? Why not, you are on holiday!
The super en suite has a fabulous walk-in shower.
Lovely touches.
Welcome to your rural idyll, Turner Hall.
Sit and relax in blissful contemplation.
Bedroom four is such a treat.
Let the dappled morning sunshine in.
A cosy wood-burner will keep you warm in cooler months.
The shepherd's hut is beautifully crafted.
The shepherd's hut has a lovely en suite.
Time for a refreshing shower?
This fabulous wood-fired hot tub sits amongst tranquil woodland.
Please be careful with little ones when enjoying the grounds, as, in months of high rainfall, the stream which runs through and around Turner Hall can create a rather picturesque stream.
Outdoor living at its best. Please note there is a trickling steam running through the garden and if there is water flowing there are stepping stones to reach the hot tub.
Listen to birdsong in your rural idyll.
The perfect spot for morning coffee.
The local pub is ideal, giving the chef a night off.
Dartmoor with Haytor in the distance.
The wild ponies of Dartmoor are part of the stunning landscape.
Walkers and mountain bikers should head for the beautiful Dartmoor wilderness.
The most gorgeous scenery surrounds you at Turner Hall.
If a beach day is on the cards, head for the pretty villages of Shaldon and Teignmouth.
Teignmouth sits over the river from Shaldon.

Turner Hall

4981

3.2 miles E of Widecombe in the Moor / Sleeps 8 + 2 cots*

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The location of attractions is intended only as a guide. Distances are 'as the crow flies'.

Nearest pub

Rated 5 out of 5 stars

A traditional English country inn near the famous Haytor Rocks on Dartmoor. Open log fires, excellent food (AA Rosette) and fine local ales make it an ideal refuelling stop for walkers.

Rated 5 out of 5 stars

August 2022

Rock Inn, Haytor Vale

Village location. Lovely menu but a bit on the expensive side. Nice for a special occasion. Book ahead, if eating, as restaurant is popular.

Nearest beach

Rated 5 out of 5 stars

Hugged by red cliffs thick with vegetation, Shaldon Beach sits at the mouth of the River Teign in Devon. Comprising of eye-catching red sand and a gently sloping shore, the beach is a popular spot in summer, providing a real haven for beach-lovers of all ages. Sit back and take in the views or try your hand at a favourite activity, this picture-postcard beach caters for everyone. For ease, facilities are located nearby and although there are no lifeguards, the beach is often used for watersports, including swimming, sailing and rowing.

Rated 5 out of 5 stars

June 2019

Dog walking

Most of Shaldon beach has a summer time ban on dog walking.


Rated 5 out of 5 stars

September 2016

Ness beach

Excellent beach. Not for the unfit as quite a lot of steps involved in getting down/up.
Great for our dog and quiet in September. Cafe by the car park (cheapish parking charges)

Nearest walk

Retrace the old route along which granite was exported from Dartmmor to the coast via the unique Haytor Granite Tramway and the Stover Canal. The Templer Way covers 18 miles between Haytor on Dartmoor and Teignmouth on Devon's south coast.

Nearest town

The very heart of Dartmoor, this village is tucked into breathtakingly beautiful countryside. A couple of friendly pubs, cosy tea-rooms serving cream teas and a blissful, far-from-the-modern-world atmosphere.

Rated 5 out of 5 stars

August 2022

Don’t miss the Rugglestone Inn

A lovely village a short drive away with an excellent country pub serving great food.


Rated 5 out of 5 stars

April 2019

Pretty and popular

A lovely spot - popular during the day, sleepy and peaceful morning and evening. Very well located for walking the moors.


Rated 5 out of 5 stars

March 2010

A traditional village green overlooked by the beautiful church - a great place to picnic (don't share it with the ponies though!),

Also nearby

Rated 5 out of 5 stars

Having recently undergone a big makeover, the Carpenters Arms is ready to welcome guests with warm hospitality and excellent home-cooked food. Bright, clean and cosy, the pub is very popular so booking ahead is advised.

Rated 5 out of 5 stars

August 2022

Carpenters Arms, Ilsington

Village pub popular with both locals,and visitors. Good menu and friendly service.


Rated 5 out of 5 stars

July 2021

Great pub

Lovely pub serving classic pub food of very good quality. Seafood sharing platter was a great hit. Draught ales were perfectly kept. Staff were friendly and very helpful. We went twice during our stay. Dog friendly.


Rated 5 out of 5 stars

January 2020

Not as good as we had hoped.

The log burner was very smoky so windows had to be opened and the pub quickly got cold. The chef ran out of peas for our fish and chips, and although the steak pie was good, the veg consisted of sliced courgettes which were tasteless. Just a bit disappointing, considering we had booked a week before.


Rated 5 out of 5 stars

May 2019

Christine Weston

A really lovely pub serving good food and beer. Friendly service - a relaxing place to eat and drink.


Rated 5 out of 5 stars

October 2018

Popular

We were lucky enough to stay at The Old Post Office just around the corner from The Carpenter's Arms and we used it several times. Lovely welcoming atmosphere and the 'pub grub' menu was well cooked and presented. Would happily go back.


Rated 5 out of 5 stars

April 2010

Pretty and traditional 18th Century pub in an unspoilt little village. Popular with locals and visitors alike, good wholesome menu and friendly and attentive staff - plus a lovely log fire!

Rated 4 out of 5 stars

Agatha Christie's holiday home nestles on a crook of the River Dart in a beautiful woodland garden that is home to such horticultural treasures as Monterey pines, eucalyptus, China roses, myrtle and Turkey oaks. For a magical experience that's also kind to the environment, travel there by boat. 'Green ways' ferries leave from Dartmouth, Brixham and Torquay. Following a major restoration project, The National Trust has re-opened the house to the public, where quirky collections of memorabillia offer a glimpse into the private life of the well-loved crime writer. For house opening times and an events list, please visit the Web site.

Rated 4 out of 5 stars

October 2022

Better than Eden project

Really wonderful visit to greenway ,( the day before we had been to Eden project that was so disappointing compared to Greenway) interesting visit round house, and the gardens are wonderful the trees and plants labelled so helpful, my sister and I went on the ferry from Dittisham only a little ferry but great fun and only five minutes across estuary recommend as you can only park at Greenway for Three hours and it is all so fascinating there we spent longer than three hours. Well done to all at Greenway.


Rated 4 out of 5 stars

September 2021

Well worth a visit

Best place we visited


Rated 4 out of 5 stars

July 2021

Greenway

Former house of Agatha Christie


Rated 4 out of 5 stars

August 2020

Beautiful!

Amazing grounds and lovely views of the Dart.


Rated 4 out of 5 stars

October 2019

Lovely day out

This house is in the most beautiful spot, you could really imagine living there. The gardens are gorgeous and the walk beside the river is great for body and soul - look out for the resident seal!


Rated 4 out of 5 stars

August 2019

Well worth a visit

The setting exquisite. Such lovely views. A walk to the boathouse a must. Trails for the children excellent.


Rated 4 out of 5 stars

July 2014

The journey to the house by way of the National Trust ferry was enjoyable as was the walk back to Dartmouth along the Dart Valley Trail and ferry (higher or lower will do, the former is cheaper). Unfortunately the house itself was a little disappointing with an over cluttered interior that did not really tell any particular story. There were bits and pieces of interest but overall it seemed as though everything from different times and sources was put in that could be which detracted. The entry to the house is timed but we still felt that it was over-crowded and NT should consider making the house visits guided only. The walled gardens were good with a beautifully restored peach house providing a highlight.


Rated 4 out of 5 stars

June 2013

Well worth a visit to this house, an effort to get there as you can't go by car unless you pre-book. It was a nice ride there in the boat but you would need good weather. Lovely spring flowers in the grounds. Cafe/restaurant disappointing as there were no main meal available.


Rated 4 out of 5 stars

May 2012

Enjoyed by All

A lovely house in beautiful surroundings on the banks of the River Dart. Good to see the interiors haven't been messed around with and still look as if Agatha and her family have just popped out for a minute. I can see why she loved it so much and the gardens are a delight. Thoroughly enjoyed by all - including a 22 year old male! Well worth a visit but, if arriving by car, don't forget to pre-book a parking space.


Rated 4 out of 5 stars

November 2011

A lovely boat ride from Dartmouth, but overall the house was disappointing. A hotch potch interior and hard to believe it was inhabited up until 2004. All furniture pre-dates the turn of the last century. The children did enjoy completing their quiz sheets 'can you find' and I can really recommend the pasties in the coffee takeaway shop (not the main cafe).


Rated 4 out of 5 stars

March 2010

An inspirational place!

This beautiful house set in wonderful surrounding is well worth a visit. It is easy to see why Agatha Christie loved this place and penned a number of her novels here. The surrounding woodlands with views of the River Dart are superb. You can take a ferry from Dartmouth to get to Greenway but we chose to take the foot ferry from Dittisham (another charming little place). I would highly recommend a visit to this lovely area.


Rated 4 out of 5 stars

March 2009

Visiting Greenway is a lovely way to spend the day, they also have occasional events so it is worth having a look before you go to see if any take your fancy. If you like gardens, I would recommend visiting Greenway as I thoroughly enjoyed it.


Rated 4 out of 5 stars

November 2008

'The Loveliest Place in the World'

Agatha Christie was right to call this the 'loveliest place in the world'. Arriving by ferry is really the best way to see it. A stroll in the pretty woodland gardens followed by some delicious homemade food in the Barn Cafe, rounded off with the return trip on the ferry makes for a thoroughly enjoyable day out.

Rated 5 out of 5 stars

A delightful Dartmoor inn surrounded by moorland and close to the village centre. Food is home cooked and real ales are available. In winter a roaring log fire will keep you warm and during the summer months there's a sheltered garden with access via a bridge over a moorland stream. Dogs are welcome on a lead.

Rated 5 out of 5 stars

August 2022

Great pub

Excellent food and lovely characterful pub.


Rated 5 out of 5 stars

April 2019

Recommended

Friendly staff, a good range of food and a great setting.


Rated 5 out of 5 stars

June 2017

We ate here twice whilst staying in Widecombe -it's a 'proper' rural pub with an exceptionally friendly landlord and a good variety of guest ales and wine. The menu was really interesting and the meals were generous and well cooked. The pub itself is small, but there is also a larger streamside beer garden. Would highly recommend - always lots of locals here too, which speaks volumes.


Rated 5 out of 5 stars

August 2009

Lovely old-fashioned homely pub by Widecombe in the Moor. Locally sourced food and real ales straight from the barrel.

Rated 5 out of 5 stars

A welcoming pub in a lovely little Dartmoor village, with a bar, restaurant and family room, good British pub menu with children's options and a Sunday carvery.

Rated 5 out of 5 stars

September 2023

Excellent choice

Good pub food with a warm welcome

Rated 5 out of 5 stars

Yummy deli food that simply won't be found in any supermarket - this is what a good deli is all about. If you can't make it to the shop, their web site is chock full of goodies from deli gifts to afternoon teas - indeed their Devonshire Cream tea is one of the best in the country according to its awards.

Rated 5 out of 5 stars

November 2013

Yummy!

My delivery was very professional, strong recycled trendy cardboard box with recycled paper 'straw' packing, keeping safe my beautiful fresh scones (eat quickly!), teabags, jam, biscuits - all locally made and scrumptious! But the best were the intriguing Figgy Bombons - mini figs injected full of delectable alcohol-laced chocolate and dunked in chocolate once more. Divine!

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