Short Breaks on Dartmoor

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

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 33 holiday cottages on Dartmoor perfect for a few days' respite.

We have 33 self-catering cottages in Dartmoor available for a Short Break

  • Sleeps 2
  • Dogs welcome
  • Changeover Fri

7 nights from £560

Room With A View

4783

1 bedroom, dog friendly cabin near Widecombe in the Moor, Dartmoor.


Sometimes, you just need to escape from it all and find that special place. Positioned at the foot of Haytor, with breathtaking panoramic views of Dartmoor National Park, Room W...

  • Sleeps 2
  • Dogs welcome
  • Changeover Fri

7 nights from £560

  • Sleeps 6 + cot
  • Dogs welcome (1 only)
  • Changeover Thu

7 nights from £1159

Fitzford Gate House

4777

3 bedroom, dog friendly holiday cottage in Tavistock, South Devon.


Welcome to Fitzford Gate House, a simply stunning regal property in the centre of the pretty west Devon town of Tavistock. Dating back to the 16th Century, Fitzford Gate House is a...

  • Sleeps 6 + cot
  • Dogs welcome (1 only)
  • Changeover Thu

7 nights from £1159

Need more time? Reserve any cottage for up to 24 hours before booking.

  • Sleeps 5 + cot
  • Dogs welcome
  • Changeover Sat

7 nights from £525

Belle Vue Cottage

4657

3 bedroom, dog friendly self catering cottage in Totnes, South Devon.


Nestled in the village of Rattery, only a short distance from Totnes and the glorious south Devon coast, this beautiful cottage is furnished with real charm and style. With an e...

  • Sleeps 5 + cot
  • Dogs welcome
  • Changeover Sat

7 nights from £525

  • Sleeps 4 + cot
  • Dogs welcome
  • Changeover Fri

7 nights from £671

The Potting Shed

4696

2 bedroom, dog friendly holiday cottage near Chagford, Dartmoor.


The Potting Shed is a beautiful hideaway situated within the peaceful grounds of Netherton House and offers the very pinnacle of style and comfort. Perched on the fringes of Da...

  • Sleeps 4 + cot
  • Dogs welcome
  • Changeover Fri

7 nights from £671

  • Sleeps 4 + cot
  • Regret no pets
  • Changeover Fri

7 nights from £590

Blackberry Lodge

4666

2 bedroom self catering cottage in Ashburton, South Devon.


If you are seeking tranquility, glorious surroundings and a super-stylish retreat to return to following a day exploring the beautiful South Hams, look no further. Blackberry Lodge...

  • Sleeps 4 + cot
  • Regret no pets
  • Changeover Fri

7 nights from £590

  • Sleeps 5 + 2 cots
  • Dogs welcome
  • Changeover Sat

7 nights from £525

The Shippon at Oldsbrim

4621

3 bedroom, dog friendly holiday cottage in the heart of Dartmoor.


This charming converted Shippon is situated in the heart of Dartmoor. With stunning views over to Sharp Tor and surrounded by wild ponies, it's an ideal location for exploring the ...

  • Sleeps 5 + 2 cots
  • Dogs welcome
  • Changeover Sat

7 nights from £525

  • Sleeps 6 + 2 cots
  • Dogs welcome
  • Changeover Fri

7 nights from £487

Moorhaven

4580

3 bedroom, dog friendly holiday cottage near Chagford, Dartmoor.


Welcome to Moorhaven, a fabulously located retreat for those looking to enjoy the spoils of Dartmoor and surrounding areas. Nestled in the charming Devon hamlet of Wonson, with vil...

  • Sleeps 6 + 2 cots
  • Dogs welcome
  • Changeover Fri

7 nights from £487

  • Sleeps 6 + 2 cots
  • Regret no pets
  • Changeover Fri

7 nights from £907

The Shippen

4532

3 bedroom, holiday cottage in Ashburton, South Devon.


Welcome to The Shippen, a truly stunning hideaway nestled in the breathtaking south Devon countryside, on the edge of Dartmoor and near the lively historical town of Ashburton. Thi...

  • Sleeps 6 + 2 cots
  • Regret no pets
  • Changeover Fri

7 nights from £907

Our guests rate us 4.8/5 on Feefo, the independent review site.

  • Sleeps 4 + cot
  • Dogs welcome (1 only)
  • Changeover Fri

7 nights from £322

1 Rose Cottage

4505

2 bedroom, dog friendly holiday cottage near Tavistock, Dartmoor.


This pretty cottage is nestled in the heart of the beautiful village of Lydford, home to a fabulous pub within walking distance, wonderful countryside views galore and many histori...

  • Sleeps 4 + cot
  • Dogs welcome (1 only)
  • Changeover Fri

7 nights from £322

  • Sleeps 10 + cot
  • Dogs welcome
  • Changeover Fri

7 nights from £991 *

Rossmoyne

4463

5 bedroom, dog friendly holiday cottage near Tavistock, Dartmoor.


Rossmoyne offers a place to escape to, a wonderful rural location where you can enjoy hours of walking, cycling or even wild swimming, if you're brave enough! With Lydford Gorge at...

  • Sleeps 10 + cot
  • Dogs welcome
  • Changeover Fri

7 nights from £991 *

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