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

7 nights from £470

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


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, ...

  • Sleeps 2 + cot
  • Dogs welcome (1 only)
  • Changeover Fri

7 nights from £470

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  • 10% off

    12 Jul 2019 - 19 Jul 2019

    £846.93 £762.23

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

7 nights from £493

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


Lena is just beautiful with a cosy sitting/dining-room, a wood-burner and under-floor heating which keeps the slate floors downstairs warm underfoot. A modern well-equipped kitchen...

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

7 nights from £493

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  • 15% off

    28 Jun 2019 - 5 Jul 2019

    £772.23 £656.39

  • 10% off

    12 Jul 2019 - 19 Jul 2019

    £865.26 £778.74

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

7 nights from £496 *

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


Giles Cottage is an exceptionally attractive detached cottage, set within the stunning grounds of Wringworthy Farm. Staying in this beautiful Grade II Listed cottage you are guaran...

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

7 nights from £496 *

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  • 10% off

    5 Jul 2019 - 12 Jul 2019

    £899.33 £809.40

  • Sleeps 4 + 2 cots
  • Dogs welcome
  • Changeover Fri

7 nights from £503 *

2 bedroom, dog friendly self catering cottage in Ashburton, Dartmoor.


Little Linhay, a former hay barn stylishly converted into a stunning cottage, offers something very special. Set in a fabulous location within Dartmoor National Park, Little Linhay...

  • Sleeps 4 + 2 cots
  • Dogs welcome
  • Changeover Fri

7 nights from £503 *

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  • 15% off

    28 Jun 2019 - 5 Jul 2019

    £1017.50 £864.87

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

7 nights from £519 *

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


Stunning can be an over-used term but Ida Cottage really lives up to the description. Under-floor heating throughout, toasty slate-flooring downstairs and oak-flooring upstairs, th...

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

7 nights from £519 *

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  • 15% off

    28 Jun 2019 - 5 Jul 2019

    £839.88 £713.90

  • 10% off

    12 Jul 2019 - 19 Jul 2019

    £1177.11 £1059.40

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

7 nights from £522 *

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


Found in rolling Devon farmland in an Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty a mile from Dartmoor, this delightful detached property at Lower Chaddlehanger has far reaching views towar...

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

7 nights from £522 *

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

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

7 nights from £538

3 bedroom, rural self catering cottage in Ivybridge, South Devon.


Nestled in an Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty, at the end of a long driveway, Oak Cottage is based within the grounds of Swainstone Manor and provides one of the most peaceful s...

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

7 nights from £538

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  • 10% off

    13 Jul 2019 - 20 Jul 2019

    £1123.14 £1010.82

  • Sleeps 8 + 2 cots
  • Dogs welcome
  • Changeover Fri

7 nights from £583 *

4 bedroom, dog friendly holiday cottage near Okehampton, North Devon.


Nestled amongst the idyllic hills of rural Devon, Four Chimneys is a cob built, period cottage brimming with character, which offers peace and tranquility along with action and adv...

  • Sleeps 8 + 2 cots
  • Dogs welcome
  • Changeover Fri

7 nights from £583 *

  • Sleeps 4 + cot
  • Dogs welcome
  • Changeover Fri

7 nights from £636

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


Named after the woodland below, Dittisham with its reversed level accommodation, offers views to the tor peaks of the moor from the sitting-area with its soft comfy sofas and warmi...

  • Sleeps 4 + cot
  • Dogs welcome
  • Changeover Fri

7 nights from £636

  • Sleeps 4 + cot
  • Dogs welcome
  • Changeover Fri

7 nights from £724

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


Named after the river running below, Walkham has a garden with uninterrupted views across the valley with its fields and woodland, to the rise of Dartmoor beyond. Inside you will b...

  • Sleeps 4 + cot
  • Dogs welcome
  • Changeover Fri

7 nights from £724

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  • 15% off

    28 Jun 2019 - 5 Jul 2019

    £1204.97 £1024.22

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