Clifford Barton Holiday Cottages - 2 bedroom cottage (sleeps 5) nestled in the heart of the beautiful wooded Teign Valley on Dartmoor - next to National Trust's Fingle Woods (850 hectares of footpaths, wildlife haven, mountain biking), set in 50 acres private nature reserve with 2 acre lake. Private fenced garden. Great location for kids and adults for walking, cycling, wild swimming, golfing and fishing.
Mardon cottage is a beautifully restored cottage set in a tranquil valley on the edge of Dartmoor.
It has been beautifully restored and furnished by the current owners who are extremely friendly and helpful.
Cannot recommend it highly enough and would definitely love to return.
So many options for outdoor activity for energetic youngsters, their parents and grandparents!
We spent a very happy week with our family in Butterdon and Bridesmere (as well as renewing our friendship from years ago with the Bloomfield family). All the details given on the website about Clifford Barton give you a perfect picture of what is on offer - the superbly furnished and well-equipped cottages; the location; the activities either there or a walk, cycle ride or car drive away.
The secluded location of Clifford Barton allows children to have a great time either outdoors, exploring ...more
All that I have written on Butterdon for our family holiday applies to Bridesmere too. I would merely add that the spacious accommodation in Bridesmere for two couples and four children was superb and the living room/kitchen with its farmhouse table and bench seating was quite adequate when the four of us from Butterdon joined the rest of the family there.
All the furnishings were lovely and so carefully considered. Bedroom and bathroom facilities were superb for a large family group. To have the large enclosed garden with all the garden seating overlooking part of the woodland area was rel...more
Fantastic stay at Fingle Caban. Off the beaten track in a secluded area where we were not disturbed by anyone. Extremely peaceful and quiet with exquisite scenery. The walks and lake are breathtaking and the hosts were very helpful and friendly. The perfect retreat for the outdoors lover.