View from the property towards the grounds and lake
Dining area below the galleried landing
Spacious lounge with woodburner
Enjoy relaxing in the hot-tub
Kitchen area
Galleried landing with exposed beams
King-size bedroom with en-suite shower room
En-suite shower room
King-size bedroom
Twin bedroom
Spacious bathroom with separate walk through shower
Additional bathroom on the ground floor
Play equipment on site
View towards the property
1 / 15  View from the property towards the grounds and lake
2 / 15  Dining area below the galleried landing
3 / 15  Spacious lounge with woodburner
4 / 15  Enjoy relaxing in the hot-tub
5 / 15  Kitchen area
6 / 15  Woodburner
7 / 15  Galleried landing with exposed beams
8 / 15  King-size bedroom with en-suite shower room
9 / 15  En-suite shower room
10 / 15  King-size bedroom
11 / 15  Twin bedroom
12 / 15  Spacious bathroom with separate walk through shower
13 / 15  Additional bathroom on the ground floor
14 / 15  Play equipment on site
15 / 15  View towards the property

West Nymph Holly Hock Cottage,

Okehampton (5mls E), Dartmoor
Sleeps 6
Bedrooms 3
Bathrooms 2
Change Sat
Dogs allowed 2
Downstairs bathroom
Complex of properties
Enclosed garden / patio
Open fire / woodburner
Hot tub
Internet access
Working farm
Games / Play facilities
Fishing onsite / nearby
Family friendly
Towels included
Travel cot available
Highchair available
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At a glance

  • Located on the edge of the awe inspiring Dartmoor National Park
  • Superb views of the grounds and lake
  • Relaxing private hot tub in enclosed patio area for enjoyment
  • Shared outdoor play area for children to enjoy
  • One of three beautifully converted barns in the heart of Dartmoor
Property code: 31862

This beautifully located barn conversion right in the heart of rugged Dartmoor, is the perfect place to unwind in stunning, natural surroundings.

With Dartmoor on your doorstep and your Devon home surrounded by a working farm, there is no place better to experience true Devon life. Of course, if the beach is what you’re after, it’s easy to hop on the A30 and drive to either the north or south coast of Devon, where sandy beaches and good waves are waiting to be explored and surfed. Close by, the cathedral city of Exeter offers a wide range of boutique shops, pretty-cobbled streets and independent eateries. Other attractions, which are within easy reach of the property include countless National Trust properties and gardens, castles to explore and long walks to ramble. You can also take advantage of the owner's beauty treatment room on site which offers a range treatments (please book directly with the owner)

Holly Hock Cottage has three bedrooms, which include one king-size with TV and en-suite shower and WC, one king-size with TV and one twin. The chic family bathroom has a free standing bath, separate walk-through shower and WC. There is also a separate bathroom with shower over bath and WC on the ground floor. The open-plan lounge/kitchen/diner has a wood burner (with first bag of logs provided), a Smart TV/DVD and French doors which lead out onto the private patio area. If you would prefer to stay in to cook than go out, the kitchen offers guests an electric double oven with hob, fridge/freezer, microwave and dishwasher. There is also a utility cupboard with a washing machine and tumble dryer.

The private patio area has garden furniture, a private hot tub and a BBQ. There are also three lakes on the farm, with one which has been stocked with carp, tench and roach for fishing. For the children, there is a shared play area which includes an enclosed trampoline, various swings for all ages and sizes, sandpit and trapeze. Guests can also visit the farm animals and collect free range eggs from the chickens. Ample off-road parking is available.

Dogs are charged at £20 each per full or part week.

  • 3 bedrooms, 2 king-size bedrooms (1 with en-suite)
  • 1 twin. 1 en-suite shower with WC,
  • 1 family bathroom with bath, shower and WC,
  • 1 shower over bath and WC
  • Kitchen with double electric oven and hob, microwave, fridge/freezer and dishwasher
  • Woodburner with first bag of logs provided
  • Electric and underfloor heating provided
  • Bath robes provided
  • Utility cupboard with washing machine and tumble dryer
  • Fishing lake available on site
  • Stabling for horses available by prior arrangement
  • Trampoline, swings, sandpit and trapeze all available in shared play area
  • WiFi included
  • Hot tub
  • 1 dog welcome
  • Offroad parking
  • Bike storage available
  • Arrival 3.30pm
  • Complex of 3 properties
  • TV/DVD
  • Private fine dining catering can be provided on request
  • A beauty treatment room is available on-site offering a range of treatments (please book direct with the owner)
  • Beach 30 miles away, pub and shop 2 miles away

This property joined our collection in 2015 and is managed by Julie.


From guests that have stayed at the property.

Based on 32 guest ratings

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Reviewed by Maureen, 3rd March 2020

Wonderful cottage with top quality fittings. Geoff was very welcoming and helpful. Lovely basket of essentials which was really nice as well as cream tea on arrival. The shower and bathroom has to be the best I have ever come has to be seen to be believed. Definitely recommend !

Reviewed by Amanda, 24th January 2020

Had a very relaxing family weekend. Our cottage was equipped to a very high standard and we cooked every day. On arrival the lovely touch of a cream tea and welcome essentials were laid out including something for our dog!! The hot tub was a favourite and robes were provided. We walked daily around the farm and lake area which are stocked with fishRead more and enjoyed the wildlife and tranquility of the setting. Hosts Jeff and Lorraine were friendly and we were able to buy fresh eggs from them. Hide

Reviewed by Alicia, 11th January 2020

Photos do not do it justice! No expense spared in the Holly Hock cottage. Jeff was so lovely and nothing was too much trouble! The house is beautiful and they have thought of everything including child gates! We will be back as soon as we can! You will not be disappointed! Also hot tub was awesome...even in the rain

Reviewed by Amanda, 21st December 2019

We spent a magical week here for Christmas 2019. The cottage was stunning, with high spec features which were clean and immaculate throughout. Lovely to find a welcome basket with special treats. The views of rolling countryside and lake were beautiful. We loved wandering around the farm saying hello to all the animals and had great fun collecting Read moreeggs from the chickens! Jeff the owner was so friendly and nothing too much trouble. You will have the best holiday here! Hide

Reviewed by Lynne, 14th September 2019

This was our third holiday here and everything was brilliant just as before, the cottage has everything you need and more plus all beautifully clean. The grounds are lovely with lakes and a play area for the children and farm animals to see. Its so good we've booked for next year!

Reviewed by Amanda, 3rd August 2019

Cottage is beautiful, set in stunning grounds with the friendliest hosts. Cottage has everything you could wish for, plenty of outside space for the dog and kids with the lake an added bonus for those that like to fish. We will definitely be back!

Reviewed by Victoria, 20th July 2019

We had a fantastic week in Holly Hock Cottage, we were made so welcome on arrival. Such a great location for days out in both Devon & Cornwall, This property had everything we could have asked for & more, the finish to the property was certainly to a very high standard, with fine attention to detail, clean & crisp with a relaxing, quiet environmentRead more, with walks around the lakes, childrens play area & farm animals to visit daily. We would highly recommend this property. Thank you Jeff & Family. Hide

Reviewed by Clare, 13th July 2019

Beautiful location, amazing accommodation which was spotless and 5* ~ just lovely in every way!! Will definitely return!

Reviewed by Sarah, 6th July 2019

Holly Hock is a really lovely place to stay. The quality of the accommodation is 5 star, with everything you could possibly need and more. The hot tub was a lovely treat and the setting and gardens are stunning. Our dog loved the freedom and space. We will definitely be returning.

Reviewed by Ian, 29th June 2019

It was everything we expected and more! The accommodation was outstanding and the staff were very helpful and friendly and made us feel welcome. We will definitely be returning.

Reviewed by Julie, 22nd June 2019

Fantastic location, friendly owner. Stunning views. Nice to meet all the farm animals. Cottage is more of a luxury home - provided everything including lovely welcome of fresh scones, cream and bread and even a bunch of flowers (nice touch). Would definitely be returning some time.

Reviewed by David, 1st June 2019

I cannot rate this property highly enough. From the moment we arrived we felt right at home. The welcome pack is a nice touch and Jeff and his family are outstanding. The property is exceptionally well maintained, we stayed here just after the conversion and it looks just as pristine now. Our grandchildren 6 and 9 months had a wonderful time and esRead morepecially enjoyed the farm animals. We cannot wait to return. Hide

Reviewed by Naomi, 4th May 2019

Amazing holiday, third time at the same location, thoroughly enjoyed our stay... Naomi, Sarah & Frank

Reviewed by Harriet, 22nd February 2019

Most beautiful place we have stayed. All aspects of west nymph holiday cottages are 5*. This place is very special to us and we will continue to book here.

Reviewed by Alison, 8th February 2019

Holly Hock Cottage is absolutely beautiful.The furnishings, finishings & all equipment really are top quality.It has been appointed to an exceedingly high standard,with top-of-the-range kitchen,bathrooms & ensuite.Such an eye to detail in all aspects.We felt absolutely pampered and enjoyed every minute of staying there.The owners were so very helpfRead moreul and friendly too.Flowers,Milk,bread,scones,jams,clotted cream,butter,wine,on arrival too & the bathrooms had complimentary toiletries. Thank U! Hide

Reviewed by Alexandra, 1st February 2019

We were so excited to stay here seeing the pictures of the property, but they don't do it justice! It's so much better! We hope to return again soon

Reviewed by Les, 16th November 2018

The cottages are of the highest spec, we love it here, and will be returning very often.

Reviewed by Amy, 20th October 2018

This is literally the BEST holiday cottage we have ever stayed in. Everything has been considered to ensure comfort, luxury and relaxation. The attention to detail was outstanding, everything beautifully clean on arrival and in full working order. We couldn't have asked for anything more.

Reviewed by Sarah, 29th September 2018

Wow. Words cannot do this wonderful place justice. Truly exquisite - so clean, modern and very private. The garden was wonderful for our two year old and we all loved the animals. Jeff and Lorraine could not do enough for you. We picked fresh eggs for our supper and were lucky enough to see a calf. Would love to go back. Cant rate this place enoughRead more. Hide

Reviewed by Rory, 15th September 2018

From the very minute we arrived we had the wow factor. Attention to detail can be seen everywhere, from the arrival pack, the hot tub with fresh water and checked daily, the kitchen appliances and the amazing bedrooms and bathrooms. My husband loved the fishing, walking and I enjoyed the spa treatments from Cloe. Highly recommend we are already plaRead morenning our return. Hide

Reviewed by Lynne, 1st September 2018

This cottage is stunning, it has everything you could want and is set in lovely grounds with a lake. This was a perfect family holiday enjoyed by all and the dog!

Reviewed by Kate, 4th August 2018

This was our third visit to Holly Hock Cottage and won't be our last. The property is always clean and welcoming and beautifully presented. Without doubt a home from home. The owners are on hand for any queries or just a chat. Our children adore the freedom that they can experience on the farm, which means that my Husband and I get to relax. This hRead moreas to be the best holiday cottage we have stayed in, hence all the visits! Hide

Reviewed by Nicky, 21st July 2018

Our 2nd visit as enjoyable as our first. Cottages are fitted out to an extremly high standard. First time visitors and those returning are warmly welcomed and treated as friends. Jeff goes out of his way for you. The gardens and play area are perfect. There is loads to see and do locally and the local pubs are great!

Reviewed by Jackie, 14th July 2018

We had the WOW factor when we first arrived and it never left us all week! The cottages are of the highest quality and the setting is amazing! Our children loved playing with the animals and my husband loved fishing in the lake. We thoroughly enjoyed our time here and we completely recommend it to everyone.

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View from the property towards the grounds and lake
Dining area below the galleried landing
Spacious lounge with woodburner
Enjoy relaxing in the hot-tub
Kitchen area
Galleried landing with exposed beams
King-size bedroom with en-suite shower room
En-suite shower room
King-size bedroom
Twin bedroom
Show 3 moreSpacious bathroom with separate walk through shower


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