View towards the property
View towards the property across the shared garden
Lounge area
Dining area with access to the patio
Lounge/dining area
Kitchen/dining area
Kitchen/dining area
Bedroom with en-suite bathroom
En-suite bathroom
The shared garden
View from the patio seating area
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Cammomile Cottage,

Bere Alston (2mls SE), South Devon
Sleeps 2
Bedrooms 1
Change Sat
Dogs allowed 3
Internet access
Towels included
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Property code: CAMMO



This delightful farm cottage, situated adjacent to the owner's home, sits in the centre of the Tamar Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty. From the garden, step into 21 acres of private bluebell woods with access to a network of valley paths.

Cycle round the Bere Peninsula and admire awe inspiring views or why not try the new Sustran bike trail around Dartmoor. Local pony trekking can be arranged. Immerse yourself into the Devon way of life. Conveniently positioned between the market town of Tavistock, a short drive north and the regional capital of Plymouth to the south, which offers an array of shops, pubs and restaurants. Not to mention its wealth of day trips and attractions from the historic Hoe, the National Marine Aquarium, Theatre Royal and many more to keep even the most discerning guests entertained. The TV programme The Edwardian Farm was filmed in this area and Morwellham Quay, Buckland Abbey and The Garden House are must see destinations when visiting this stunning part of the world. You will long to return to the cottage after a day's exploring where you can simply relax in the shared garden and take in the views down the valley. Boats can be accommodated with a launching area on the nearby River Tamar. Stabling: for your own horse(s) including grazing, stables and tack room. Can be arranged at a reasonable charge prior to your stay to avoid disappointment. .

The accommodation offers ONE bedroom: double with TV and en-suite with shower over bath and WC. Lounge/kitchen/diner: open-plan with TV/DVD. Breakfast bar with stools. Electric oven, fridge with small freezer section, washing machine, microwave and many useful extras. Outside: partially covered patio area with seating and BBQ. Sun loungers available (in adjoining shed). Lawn area with countryside views. Amenities: ample parking. Bed linen, towels, electric, central heating and Wi-Fi included. Regret no smoking. 3 dogs welcome. Additional info: the cottage has an open tread wooden staircase. There is ample space to store boats/trailers on site. Location: beach 10 miles, shops and pubs 2 miles. Arrival: 3pm.

Dogs fees are charged per dog at £20.00 for up to 7 nights, £40.00 for up to 14 nights and an additional £20.00 for every week or part week thereafter.

This property joined our collection in 2011 and is managed by Hayley.


From guests that have stayed at the property.

Based on 12 guest ratings

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Reviewed by Fred, 5th August 2017

The cottage is very comfortable and well equipped. It was our second stay here and very enjoyable. The location is very quiet and picturesque making it a truly relaxing break. The owner is most helpful and nothing is too much trouble.

Reviewed by Simon, 29th July 2017

Cammomile Cottage is lovely and well presented. It is tucked out of the way and off the beaten track. For some it may be a bit too isolated, because if you want to go anywhere, e.g. Looe, Fowey or the north coast, e.g. Padstow, Tintagel, oBude, it takes around an hour or so. On the plus side the sun shines onto the terrace in the evening, which is Read moregreat to unwind with a glass of wine. There is a local Coop about 5 minutes away which is open until 10:00pm. The hosts are great and very helpful. Hide

Reviewed by Anne, 17th June 2017

This is our second visit to Camomile Cottage. The owners are very helpful and friendly. It us situated in a quiet position and the verander is full of pots with beautiful plants. If you don't mind being a little isolated this is the cottage for you. There are so many places to see and easy access to both Devon and Cornwall. We would definitely recoRead moremmend this Cottage. Hide

Reviewed by David, 10th June 2017

Camomile cottage was a delight, located right in the heart of the stunning Tamar Valley with so many things to see and do. The cottage forms part of Norton Farm although it feels like you are based in a lovely woodland/garden setting as much as on a working farm. The cottage is very well equipped and your host is lovely. Ask her to show you around Read morethe 26 acre woodland, you will learn to believe in fairies and learn such an enormous amount about ancient woodland. Hide

Reviewed by Derek, 21st May 2017

Fantastic undercover outdoor area for sitting. Lovely garden and beautiful surrounding countryside. Friendly and helpful host. Best holiday cottage we have ever stayed in.

Reviewed by Elizabeth, 1st April 2017

Fantastic location and so peaceful, just the sound of the birds. Great for using the train with the many connections and so much to do in the area. Our host was very helpful and nothing was too much trouble. Lovely to have a covered seating area for meals outside. All n all brilliant and we will be back.

Reviewed by Sky, 4th March 2017

The cottage was perfect for us and all of the dogs. From the moment we arrived it had a wonderfully welcoming feeling. The train station and village shops are only a short drive away and it's in a great position to venture out from. Bless to wake up to birdsong instead of traffic. The owners are absolutely lovely and added to our fantastic month inRead more the cottage. In short: Tranquillity; Space; Picturesque; Comfort; Bliss! Hide

Reviewed by Sarah, 23rd December 2016

Cozy and comfortable, very well equipped cottage. The perfect location if you want to get away from it all Lovely walks with the dog in the country lanes and in the woods, and Dorien is a great hostess.

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View towards the property
View towards the property across the shared garden
Lounge area
Dining area with access to the patio
Lounge/dining area
Kitchen/dining area
Kitchen/dining area
Bedroom with en-suite bathroom
En-suite bathroom
The shared garden
View from the patio seating area


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