Holidays in Widecombe-In-The-Moor

Widecombe is a small village on the sprawling wild moorland of Dartmoor and acts as a safe haven from the elements for visitors to the moor who stop at the gift shops, pubs and cafés. The country village is steeped in ghostly myth and legend and is presided over by a Gothic style 14th century church.

Our collection of Widecombe-In-The-Moor holiday cottages combines rural tranquillity with country style in the perfect location for outdoor pursuits.

Search for cottages in Widecombe-In-The-Moor or view our guide to Widecombe-In-The-Moor holiday cottages below.

Did you know

This little village has a big reputation stateside for being haunted! A recent television programme in America described an actor’s experience as he and his wife drove through the town to be greeted by a procession of ghosts all wearing black and slowly walking towards the church.

Cottages in Widecombe-In-The-Moor (24)

Must see

Dartmoor National Park Explore the rugged and romantic landscape of heather clad moorland, babbling streams, and high rocky tors.

River Dart Country Park A fun and active family day out where you can try sailing and canoeing on the River Dart.

The Rugglestone Inn This cosy pub is unspoilt and wonderfully traditional serving great food and local ales.

Featured cottages in Widecombe-In-The-Moor

Bovey Cottage
Bovey Cottage
Totnes (4mls N), South Devon
Sleeps: 2 | Bedrooms: 1
Swallows End
Swallows End
Dawlish (9mls NW), Mid and East Devon
Sleeps: 2 | Bedrooms: 1
Dart Cottage
Dart Cottage
Totnes (4mls N), South Devon
Sleeps: 6 | Bedrooms: 3
Stable House Cottage
Stable House Cottage
Lustleigh, South Devon
Sleeps: 8 | Bedrooms: 4
Hele Farm Cherry Cottage
Hele Farm Cherry Cottage
Bovey Tracey (1ml NE), South Devon
Sleeps: 5 | Bedrooms: 3
Ullacombe Cottage
Ullacombe Cottage
Bovey Tracey (2mls W), South Devon
Sleeps: 4 | Bedrooms: 2
Bluebells At Greatrock Farm
Bluebells At Greatrock Farm
Bovey Tracey (3mls NE), South Devon
Sleeps: 2 | Bedrooms: 1
Woodview
Woodview
Newton Abbot (3mls N), South Devon
Sleeps: 6 | Bedrooms: 3
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Places near Widecombe-In-The-Moor

  • Bovey Tracey
    (6mls)

    An entry point to Dartmoor, full of beautiful rugged moorland scenery.

  • Dartmoor
    (6mls)

    Tors, valleys and wilderness waiting for walkers to discover.

  • Buckfastleigh
    (9mls)

    The town has a beautiful Abbey and is backed by Dartmoor.

  • Princetown
    (9mls)

    Princetown is a beautiful Dartmoor village with a colourful history. 

  • Dartington
    (11mls)

    A fascinating and arty village full of things to see and do.

  • Newton Abbot
    (11mls)

    Newton Abbot is a waterside market town in South Devon.

  • Totnes
    (12mls)

    A bohemian town of Elizabethan architecture and great local food.

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