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Yonder Shippon

42 reviews
The armchairs and woodburner
The bedroom
The kitchen
Shopping in Ashburton
River Dart
A Dartmoor river
A view of the moor
Haytor in the distance
A wintry Dartmoor day
A Dartmoor pony in the snow
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1 Bedroom, 1 Bathroom, Sleeps 2
Widecombe in the Moor, Dartmoor National Park, Devon, England
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Listing #HL183081
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English first
St Albans, United Kingdom
Reviewed 2 May 2017 for a stay in April 2017

Worcestershire, United Kingdom
Level 1 Contributor
3 reviews
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Reviewed 16 February 2017 for a stay in February 2017

As two teachers, this provided everything we needed for the perfect half term. Plenty of peace and quiet, a wood burner, doorstep walks, a comfy bed and yet more peace and quiet.

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3 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 21 January 2017 for a stay in January 2017
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We were delighted to find this little cottage for our short weekend break in Dartmoor. It was easy to find and we had a friendly welcome by Stephen and Fiona, who were super helpful for our entire stay. The cottage was perfectly laid out, with everything you may need and we absolutely loved the logburner which heated up the whole...

  • Central Heating
  • Cooker
  • Dining Seats (4)
  • Double Beds:(1)
  • En Suite Rooms (1)
  • Fireplace
  • Grill
  • Hairdryer
  • Internet Access
  • Kettle
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room Seats (2)
  • Parking
  • Private Garden
  • Refrigerator
  • Toaster
  • Towels Provided
  • Washer
  • Wi-Fi
House rules
    Not kid-friendly
    Pets allowed
    Smoking not allowed
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Rates are calculated based on the latest information provided. Please contact the manager/owner to confirm actual rates for your requested dates.

Dates Min stay Weeknight Weekend night Per week
Default 3 nights
2 Jul 2017 -
30 Sep 2017
July, August, September
1 night
1 Oct 2017 -
4 Nov 2017
1 night
5 Nov 2017 -
22 Dec 2017
1 night
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Additional Rate and Availability Information
Shorter breaks (3 nights plus) may be booked at the discretion of the owners during the period mid-October to mid-March

A non-refundable deposit of 30% of the total is required to secure your booking, the balance to be paid 31 days prior to arrival. We can accept payment by cheque or bank transfer in GBP.

Dogs - £20 per dog per stay will be charged. We are happy to accept one dog; a second dog may be accepted at the discretion of the owners.

Horses - please discuss rates with the owners
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About the neighbourhood
Widecombe-on-the-Moor is the nearest village which is at the heart of Dartmoor National Park. The village is best known for the annual Widecombe Fair which is held in September immortalised by the folk song involving a grey mare and "Uncle Tom Cobley and All". The village is steeped in history and local legend and has several gift shops, pubs and tea rooms.<BR><BR>Yonder Shippon is the perfect base from which to explore the wonders of Dartmoor through the many activities available nearby. You can walk the Two Moors Way which passes the end of the drive, the numerous footpaths which lead all over the moor and there are local opportunities for cycling, pony trekking, canoeing, golf, fishing, climbing and much more.<BR><BR>For more leisurely pursuits there ar... more
Car advised
How to get there
By car - take the M5 south, passing Exeter, then fork right on to the A38 towards Plymouth, then take the turning to Bovey Tracey and follow the signs to Widecombe-in-the-Moor.<BR><BR>By train - to Exeter St Davids, or Newton Abbot - then taxi<BR><BR>By air - Exeter Airport is the closest local airport<BR><BR>On foot - the holiday cottage is on the Two Moors Way
Activities nearby
Fishing Nearby, There Is A Golf Course Within 30 Mins Drive, Horse Riding Nearby, There Are Tennis Courts Nearby, Watersports Nearby.
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