Short Breaks in Dartmoor
Browse our wonderful selection of short breaks in Dartmoor, and make the most of your precious holiday time together. You’ll find a great variety of self-catering accommodation to choose from in Dartmoor, whether you’re looking for a rural family-friendly cottage, a romantic hideaway, or a bustling market town stay in Devon, it’s a region that suits a variety of guests. Dartmoor National Park is the perfect location for weekend breaks or short breaks where you can escape to the quiet countryside of Mid Devon or the vibrant towns and pretty landscape of South Devon. If you want to include a day trip, then the South West Coast Path and the small city of Exeter are also in easy reach.
Go hiking or cycling along the moors and see ancient tors, granite hilltops and Bronze Age settlements in Dartmoor. The region is steeped in folklore, adding a magical element to your stay in Devon. Wildlife lovers will enjoy the sight of wild ponies cantering across the scenic horizon. Source ingredients from the market towns of Tavistock or Morehampstead in mid-Devon and head for a picnic near the waterfalls of Lydford Gorge, or in the pretty village of Lustleigh. Or head east to the cathedral city of Exeter where you can enjoy delicious meals by the quayside, admire the Roman ruins and go shopping amongst the elegant historic architecture. Whichever you choose, Dartmoor short break holiday cottages are sure to offer a very comfortable and enjoyable holiday together. Be sure to take a look at our wider range of Devon cottages too.