A view towards the delightful barn conversion
Deceptively spacious lounge for relaxing and watching TV
Comfort and and quality throughout the cottage
Lounge through to the well equipped, modern kitchen/diner
Lovely countryside and farm views
Enjoy a catch up over breakfast
The open-plan dining space is the perfect space for dinner with friends and family
Enjoy the warm welcome
Enjoy a walk in the countryside with all the family
A winning combination of style, comfort and romance
Sink into the pure linen within this stylish room
The light and airy twin bedroom
Beautiful slay bed
The stylish family bathroom
Help feed the farm animals
Plenty to keep the children amused in the large play house
Children's play house
Spacious play house with games and toys for children
1 / 18  A view towards the delightful barn conversion
2 / 18  Deceptively spacious lounge for relaxing and watching TV
3 / 18  Comfort and and quality throughout the cottage
4 / 18  Lounge through to the well equipped, modern kitchen/diner
5 / 18  Lovely countryside and farm views
6 / 18  Enjoy a catch up over breakfast
7 / 18  The open-plan dining space is the perfect space for dinner with friends and family
8 / 18  Enjoy the warm welcome
9 / 18  Enjoy a walk in the countryside with all the family
10 / 18  A winning combination of style, comfort and romance
11 / 18  Sink into the pure linen within this stylish room
12 / 18  The light and airy twin bedroom
13 / 18  Beautiful slay bed
14 / 18  The stylish family bathroom
15 / 18  Help feed the farm animals
16 / 18  Plenty to keep the children amused in the large play house
17 / 18  Children's play house
18 / 18  Spacious play house with games and toys for children

Butterfly Rest,

Okehampton (7.5mls NE), Dartmoor
Sleeps 5
Bedrooms 3
Bathrooms 1
Change Sat
Dogs allowed 1
4
star
Complex of properties
Enclosed garden / patio
Internet access
Working farm
Games / Play facilities
Family friendly
Towels included
Travel cot available
Highchair available
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At a glance

  • A network of countryside footpaths are nearby, perfect for you and your four-legged friend
  • Children are catered for with a super playhouse full of games and activities
  • Enjoy holidaying on a farm, where the children may help to feed the animals, arrange with the owner
  • The seaside at Westward Ho! with its expansive beach and rock pools is a great day out for all the family
  • One of two beautifully converted barns situated between the Dartmoor and Exmoor National Parks
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Property code: 66041

This barn conversion is fitted and furnished to a delightful standard throughout, situated on a family run working farm, the perfect base for a family retreat with your four-legged friend.

With popular tourist destinations on the south coast and unspoilt villages around the North Devon coastline all easily accessible, and let’s not forget the rugged Dartmoor and Exmoor National Parks are just a short car journey away from this fabulous rural retreat. Dartmoor National Park which visitors can enjoy by exploring on foot, bicycle, or even on horseback thanks to the choice of local riding stables. The National Trust property, Castle Drogo is not far away, a stunning country house with beautiful Lutyens designed garden, and children’s Bunty House with its own miniature garden. The market town of Okehampton is less than 10 miles away from the property, offering an array of shops, cafes, restaurants, pubs and takeaways.

This remarkable barn conversion has been fitted and furnished to a delightful standard throughout, situated on a working farm offering the opportunity for the whole family to enjoy the experience together of helping the owners feed the animals, please arrange direct with the owner. Once you step into your barn take a moment to enjoy the what your retreat offers. The magnificent open-plan lounge/kitchen/diner is the perfect back drop for catching up whilst cooking up a storm in the remarkable kitchen area. The kitchen offers an electric oven and hob, washing machine, fridge/freezer, coffee machine and dishwasher. The fabulous lounge area allowing you to sit back and relax amongst the soft furnishings and watch your favourite programme on the Smart TV. After a long day, head upstairs where you will find three bedrooms, a double with Smart TV, a light and airy twin room and a single which boasts a beautiful slay bed perfect for the prince or princess of the party. You will also find the bathroom here which consist of a shower over bath and WC.

Venture outside and you will find a large enclosed rear patio area which offers garden furniture and a charcoal BBQ, benefiting from easy access to the kitchen, this area is perfect for outside dining. Ample off-road parking is available on-site.

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

  • Sleeps 4+1
  • 3 bedrooms - 1 double, 1 twin and 1 single
  • 1 bathroom
  • Electric oven and hob, microwave, fridge/freezer, dishwasher, washing machine and coffee machine
  • Electric and central heating included
  • Ample off-road parking
  • Wi-Fi included
  • 1 dog welcome
  • Beach 25 miles, shop and pub 2 miles
  • This property can be booked with Birds Nest to accommodate larger groups
  • Smart TV in lounge and double bedroom
  • Charcoal BBQ available
  • Private water supply
  • Feed the animals on the farm - arrange with the owner on arrival

Julie Clarke

This property joined our collection in 2018 and is managed by Julie.

Reviews

From guests that have stayed at the property.

Based on 14 guest ratings

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Reviewed by Lucinda, 5th September 2020

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Absolutely fantastic! Ginny was a wonderful host and took our 3 year old out to feed the goats and chickens every evening - the highlight of his stay! The property was so child friendly, not only with all the farm animals but the playroom, large outdoor space, stair gates, cot and high chair. Property was spotlessly clean, comfortable and a really Read moregood size for a family of 4 with excellent amenities. Would highly recommend! Hide

Reviewed by Karen, 22nd August 2020

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We had a lovely stay at Butterfly Rest, which is very peaceful and quiet. Good location for exploring Dartmoor and the north coast of Devon.

Reviewed by Joy, 8th August 2020

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Fantastic cottage, lovely owner, grandchildren loved the freedom and outdoor space and heiping to feed the animals,they want to go there again,Thank you for giving us all such a good holiday.

Reviewed by Angela, 1st August 2020

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What an amazing place with lovely hosts. The property was spotless, the equipment provided was much better than you would expect from a holiday rent and it's a perfect location if you just want to sit and chill with Solo (the dog) or venture out in the local area. The owners are there on hand, if needed, but basically leave you alone to enjoy your Read morestay. The cake left for us on arrival was out of this word. I would definitely recommend this to family and friends. And, the beds! Night, night, all. Hide

Reviewed by Sarah, 18th July 2020

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Reviewed by Gillian, 11th July 2020

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Had a smashing time our 3 year old loved feeding the hosts and pig she would say good morning and was loathed to say goodbye. Was nice to have a dishwasher

Reviewed by Joelene, 15th February 2020

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Butterfly Rest is an absolutely beautiful place, the cottage was immaculate - clean, fresh and new. The beds were new and comfortable and the shower very luxurious, the place had all the practical things we could need, including a washing machine. We were warmly welcomed by the owner and treated to a tasty sponge cake amongst other things. Our chilRead moredren loved hanging out with the cows, sheep, ponies, goats and pig. A perfectly peaceful farm getaway. Hide

Reviewed by Stewart, 29th October 2019

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Reviewed by David, 7th September 2019

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Reviewed by David, 24th August 2019

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Excellent cottage, had everything needed including washing machine and a dishwasher. the goats across from the front door were a joy to see every morning. Our puppy was even happy to go over and say hi. Ample space. towels and bedding provide, lovely decoration. fresh flowers from the garden and a home made Victoria sponge cake, was very welcoming Read moreon arrival. Also left locally fresh apple juice, cider and milk in the fridge. our children aged 13 and 16 years want to go again, and we will. Hide

Reviewed by Anita, 17th August 2019

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Beautiful cottage in very peaceful surroundings. Wonderful welcome from the owner Ginny and a gorgeous welcome pack to greet us. Will definitely book this cottage again.

Reviewed by John, 13th April 2019

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Reviewed by Jay-Anne, 6th April 2019

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Beautiful cottage which was comfortable and so clean! Such a lovely location and well recommended if you need a break from it all.

Reviewed by Jane, 9th February 2019

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Buttetfly's Rest is a fabulous cottage set on a wonderful working farm amidst the rolling hills of Devon. The views were fabulous and the owner very friendly and welcoming. The luxurious cottage is very comfortable and well equipped. A lovely homemade cake welcomed us. A truly great place !

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A view towards the delightful barn conversion
Deceptively spacious lounge for relaxing and watching TV
Comfort and and quality throughout the cottage
Lounge through to the well equipped, modern kitchen/diner
Lovely countryside and farm views
Enjoy a catch up over breakfast
The open-plan dining space is the perfect space for dinner with friends and family
Enjoy the warm welcome
Enjoy a walk in the countryside with all the family
A winning combination of style, comfort and romance
Sink into the pure linen within this stylish room
Show 6 moreThe light and airy twin bedroom

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