<h1>TAVISTOCK HOLIDAYS</h1> holiday cottages


Awe-inspiring backdrops, archaelogical remains and peace

Visit Tavistock

An area brimming with charm, Tavistock is found on the western edge of Dartmoor National Park, with the River Tavy running through the heart of the town. An ancient area, it’s been inhabited since before records began and is surrounded by archaeological remains dating from the Iron and Bronze eras. The awe-inspiring, dramatic backdrop of Dartmoor helps ensure it’s a peaceful place to enjoy a Devon holiday.

Dartmoor Hotels

We’ve a wide range of hotels in Devon, covering Dartmoor and further afield. Why not take a look at our selection, including several beautiful boutique hotels found right on the moors.

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Langstone Manor Holiday Park

Looking to escape to the country? Langstone Manor Holiday Park is a perfect choice. Located on the southern edge of Dartmoor, the park is set amongst mature grounds in a sheltered wooded valley.

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10 best Devon locations to photograph

We all do it – we see a beautiful piece of countryside or coast and think: “I've got to take a photo of this.” Whether we're uploading to our Instagram accounts, saving it to Facebook or simply keeping it to show friends and family exactly where we spent our time, we're all guilty of a snap or two! And when it comes to beautiful areas, there aren't many more picturesque than Devon.

Get back to nature on Dartmoor

A National Park, Dartmoor features mile-upon-mile of rugged terrain, open spaces and wild flora and fauna, and it’s these unique surroundings that have inspired so many and ensure its visitors are willing to return year after year. With so much natural beauty to encounter, many choose to explore the area by foot, bike or even on horseback, with a huge number of trails and routes at your disposal.

A World Heritage Site

Tavistock oozes historical character, and is listed as a World Heritage Site due to its historical links with the Cornish mining trade. In Tavistock town centre you’ll find a vast array of independent boutiques and gift shops. The town’s market continues to run regularly every Friday, while every other Saturday in the town’s square there is a Farmers’ Market that has a reputation for being one of the best in the country.

There are several restaurants and pubs well worth a visit, including The Cornish Arms and The Queen’s Head, a Wetherspoons pub. For the active, there’s a swimming pool and a scenic golf club, situated on the beautiful western slopes of Dartmoor National Park. Tavistock is also within easy reach of the seaside, offering a stark contrast to its lush and rugged surroundings, not to mention its proximity to other historical towns like Okehampton.

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