The Retreat At Waytown

Dartmoor National Park (5mls NW), Mid and East Devon

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View towards the property - The Retreat At Waytown
View towards the property
The open-plan living space with woodburner - The Retreat At Waytown
The open-plan living space with woodburner
The open-plan living space with woodburner countryside views - The Retreat At Waytown
The open-plan living space with woodburner countryside views
Kitchen area - The Retreat At Waytown
Kitchen area
Double bedroom - The Retreat At Waytown
Double bedroom
Bathroom - The Retreat At Waytown
Twin bedroom - The Retreat At Waytown
Twin bedroom
Enjoy the countryside views from the garden area - The Retreat At Waytown
Enjoy the countryside views from the garden area
Garden area with trampoline and childrens sand pit - The Retreat At Waytown
Garden area with trampoline and childrens sand pit

At a glance

  • Property code: WAYTO
  • Sleeps: 2
  • Bedrooms: 2
  • Bathrooms: 1
  • Dogs allowed: No
  • Changeover day: Saturday
  • Towels included
  • Travel cot available
  • Highchair available


  • Open fire / woodburner
  • Internet access
  • Working farm
  • Games / Play facilities
  • Family friendly

About the property

Situated on the outskirts of Dartmoor National Park - Sleeps 2+2


Located within 342 acres on a rare sheep and cattle farm, this delightful annexe is set within the grounds of the family farm. You will be perfectly positioned for touring both Devon and Cornwall with easy access to the A30 yet in a rural location.

There are a choice of sandy beaches to the north with Bude's sandy beaches (40 minutes), as well as attractions that include Meldon Reservoir for walks and fishing, Roadford Lake with fishing and watersports, National Trust properties, The Eden Project (60 minute drive) and many more. Okehampton is nearby with quirky arts and craft shops. Tavistock, an ancient stannary town, is easily accessible as is Plymouth and Exeter offering many attractions such as theatres, restaurants and shopping centres. Golf and riding can be found locally and there are two pubs within a 4 mile drive. Farm activities: guests are welcome (with the permission of the owners) to visit the working farm and meet the resident animals including pedigree South Devon cattle and the rare Whiteface Dartmoor sheep that inhabit the farm. Lambing and calving takes place from February through to May, so there is always a new arrival to meet.

The accommodation offers TWO bedrooms: 1 double with TV, DVD and 1 twin. Bathroom: with shower over bath and WC. Lounge/kitchen/diner: open-plan with open fire (logs included), TV, DVD and hi-fi. Kitchen area offers electric hob and oven, microwave, fridge, freezer, dishwasher and washer/dryer. Outside: garden, seating area with BBQ, trampoline and childrens sand-pit.  Amenities: ample off-road parking. Bed linen, towels, Wi-Fi, electric and central heating included. Regret no smoking or pets. Additional info: cream tea on arrival. Storage for bicycles available onsite. Access to the A30 just 4 miles away. Location: Shops 4 miles, pubs 4 miles. Beach 40 minute drive. War Horse Valley museum 5 miles. Okehampton Castle 4 miles.

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