Accommodation

There are a huge variety of accommodation providers in the North Dartmoor area, some of which are listed on this page.  All information is provided by the accommodation owner and is not separately verified by the Museum of Dartmoor Life. Please contact the provider direct for bookings, prices and to check any other information.

Bed and breakfast

The Cherrybrook
The Cherrybrook, Two Bridges PL20 6SP, 01822 880260, www.thecherrybrook.co.uk
Located at the heart of the Dartmoor National Park between Postbridge and Two Bridges, The Cherrybrook is an ideal base to explore Dartmoor for walkers, cyclists or by car. Seven well-equipped en-suite rooms with beautiful moor views. Dog-friendly accommodation.

Cyprian’s Cot
Cyprian’s Cot, Chagford TQ13 8BB, 01647 432256, www.cyprianscot.co.uk
Situated within the Dartmoor National Park at Chagford, just a short walk from the Square, Cyprian’s Cot B&B is one of the town’s oldest houses, with views over the pretty garden. Dating from the 16th century, it is what was known as a ‘hallhouse’ with a central fireplace. These days it is a family home with two comfortable guest letting rooms and a wonderful view of Kestor Rock from the garden. Full English breakfast is served in the cosy, panelled dining room.

Dartmoor House
Dartmoor House, Belstone EX20 1RA, 01837 840337, www.dartmoorhouse.co.uk
Dartmoor House is a family-run B&B with four large rooms available. Situated in Belstone, two miles from Okehampton with direct access to the moors, it is ideal for sightseeing, walking and cycling. Rooms have tea and coffee-making facilities. There is WiFi available. Breakfast is freshly prepared using local produce. Packed lunches can be provided and the nearby Tors Pub has a friendly atmosphere and serves home-cooked meals.

Fairway Lodge
Fairway Lodge, Thornden Cross EX20 4NE,  01837 55122, www.fairway-lodge.co.uk
Fairway Lodge is a four-star hotel with nine en-suite rooms in a rural environment with direct bridle/pathway walks. Pets are welcome in selected rooms. Situated near the Ashbury Golf Club, where we offer discounted midweek green fees. During your evenings you can also relax and enjoy a drink in the comfortable surroundings of the Fairway Lodge bar. For the comfort of all, we are a non-smoking establishment.

Fountain Inn
Fountain Inn, Okehampton EX20 1AP,  01837 53532, www.thefountainokehampton.co.uk
Situated in the heart of Okehampton, The Fountain Inn offers homemade food at affordable prices using the finest local produce. For those wishing to stay longer and explore the delights of Dartmoor, stay and enjoy a relaxing night’s sleep in one of our traditional bedrooms with en-suite shower room and set yourself up for the day ahead with a hearty Devonian cooked breakfast. Well-behaved pets are welcome – supplement  payable.

Higher Rowes Farm
Higher Rowes Farm, Horndon PL19 9NQ, 01822 810816, www.hrowesfarm.co.uk
Situated in the Dartmoor National Park, ideal for sightseeing, walking, riding and cycling. Providing peace and tranquility in a hamlet, this 18th-century farmhouse in Horndon, between Tavistock and Okehampton, provides breakfasts of organic and free-range produce. There are three bedrooms with tea and coffee-making facilities and a guest lounge. A 17th-century public house is within walking distance and serves lunches and evening meals.

Knole Farm
Knole Farm, Bridestowe EX20 4HA, 01837 861241, www.knolefarm-dartmoor-holidays.co.uk
Farmhouse accommodation with four large en-suite rooms all with tea and coffee-making facilities and WiFi. With direct access to the moors, ideal for sightseeing, walking and cycling. Victorian farmhouse surrounded by 200 acres of farmland. Full English breakfast and evening meals (not Sundays) are available. Local pub is one mile away.

Meadowlea
Okehampton EX20 1EA, 01837 53200, www.meadowleaguesthouse.co.uk
Situated within Okehampton with easy access to the moors and north coast, ideal for sightseeing, walking and cycling. There is secure cycle storage available. Our seven letting rooms have tea and coffee making facilities and Wifi. Breakfast is freshly prepared using local produce. Easy walking distance to the town public houses and restaurants. Packed lunches available.

Upcott House
Upcott House, Okehampton, EX20 1SQ, 01837 53743, www.upcotthouse.com
This elegant Edwardian house offers an excellent base from which to explore Dartmoor. En-suite, standard and family rooms are available; all have TV, tea and coffee-making facilities. WiFi is available on request. Breakfast includes fresh ingredients from our own small holding, vegetarian and special diets (with advance notice) can be catered for. Upcott House is an energy efficient, eco-friendly B&B with a 32 amp electric car-charging points. Parking is off-road. Secure undercover facilities are provided for cyclists.

Week Farm
Week Farm, Bridestowe EX20 4HZ,  01837 861221, www.weekfarmonline.co.uk
17th-century farmhouse situated four miles from Okehampton, ideal for sightseeing, walking and cycling, with easy access to the north coast. Our rooms have en-suite bathrooms and tea and coffee-making facilities and Wifi. Traditional full english breakfast. Self-catering barn conversions available, see website for prices. Three coarse fishing lakes for guest usage.

Hotels

Arundell Arms
Arundell Arms, Lifton, 01566 784666, www.arundellarms.com
In the village of Lifton, just a stone’s throw from Dartmoor, two miles from the Cornish border, our beautiful historic country house hotel in Devon offers more than just a great place to stay. Experience shooting, horse riding, hunting, fly fishing and discover 20 miles of privately-owned river. Enjoy award-winning food from both of our 2AA Rosette restaurants led by Master Chef of Great Britain, Steven Pidgeon. Dogs welcome: overnight fee applies.

Bearslake Inn
Bearslake Inn, Lake, Sourton, Nr Okehampton,  EX20 4HQ, 01837 861334, www.bearslakeinn.com
A traditional country inn dating back to the 13th century. Good food in the restaurant or bar, real ales, large garden with direct access onto Dartmoor. Open all day, families welcome, dog friendly and en-suite accommodation. 

The Highwayman Inn
The Highwayman Inn, Sourton EX20 4HN, 01837 861243, www.thehighwaymaninn.net
Quoted as being the most unusual pub in Britain, The Highwayman Inn sits surrounded by the luscious and mysterious countryside of Dartmoor National Park. The building was originally built as an inn in 1282. It is an ideal centre for walking and cycling: the Two Castles Trail, the Granite Way and the Millenium Cycle Route are all close by. There are three bedrooms with stunning views across to Sourton Down and Bridestowe. We are 4.8 miles from Okehampton on the main Tavistock Road A386.

The Oxenham Arms
South Zeal, nr. Okehampton EX20 2JT, 01837 840244, www.theoxenhamarms.com
Situated in South Zeal, four miles from Okehampton and on the edge of the Dartmoor National Park, The Oxenham Arms is a historic 12th-century manor house converted to a coaching inn. Ideal for sightseeing, walking and cycling, with easy access to the A30. Restaurant and bar meals available lunchtime and evenings. Luxury AA four-star accommodation with four-poster beds, superking-size double and twin Rooms, all en-suite with breakfast and free WiFu included. All of our rooms are in the original main monastery and manor house building.

Three Crowns Hotel
Three Crowns Hotel, Chagford, 01647 433444, threecrowns-chagford.co.uk
This 13th-century coaching inn is in the pretty stannary town of Chagford, just off the A30 between Exeter and Okehampton. In Dartmoor National Park, the area is ideal for sightseeing, walking and cycling. Five-star accommodation means bedrooms are cosy, stylish and inviting, blending comfort with character. Dogs are allowed in the bar area but not the restaurant. Dogs welcome: overnight fee applies. A great range of meals, from local produce, are available both at lunchtime and in the evening. Free Wifi throughout the hotel.

Camping and caravan sites

Appledore Park
01837 659767, www.appledorepark.co.uk
40 pitches for caravans, camping and touring with all-new bathroom block with underfloor heating and free showers. The site is Wheelchair Accessible. There are Mains Electric Hook-ups for each pitch and Free Wifi. Appledore is a small family run touring park bordering the Dartmoor National Park in the heart of Devon, with easy access to the Devon coast and Cornwall. The park is new and covers eight acres with wonderful views. Conveniently located for many places of interest including Castle Drogo, Finch Foundry, the Museum of Dartmoor Life and the Granite Way (National Cycle Route 27). We also have a Glamping Bell tent, sited by our lake, which can be hired for 3 or more nights.

Ashbury Caravan Park
Moorland View, Thordon Cross, Okehampton EX20 4NE, 01837 52051 / 07775 432109, www.ashburycaravanpark.co.uk
Caravan Club Members only : CL and limited to 5 Caravans, Motorhomes or Trailer Tents Hard standing and grass. Individual taps. Electricity hook-ups (16amp) Chemical and grey water disposal. Large gas BBQ with picnic area. Toilets and a shower. Local produce available to order Enjoy our stunning views across the foothills of Dartmoor to Yes Tor and High Willhays. Longer stays reduced rate. Enjoy local artwork in our onsite gallery, also providing delicious cakes, cream teas, hot and cold drinks and ice creams

Barley Meadow Camping and Caravaning Club Site
01647 281629, www.barleymeadow.com
60 Pitches most with Electric points: Free Hot Water: Toilet & Shower Block: Laundry Facilities: Shop: Calor Gas available. Situated within the Dartmoor National Park at Crockenwell just off the A30 between Exeter and Okehampton, ideal for sightseeing, walking and cycling. The Drewe Arms public house is about 1 mile distant has a friendly atmosphere and serves home cooked meals. Castle Drogo is less than 10 minutes drive away and Fingle Bridge is only 5 minutes drive away where the Fingle Bridge Inn is recommended for its food and surroundings.

Harford Bridge Park
Peter Tavy, 01822 810349, www.harfordbridge.co.uk
Camping and Self Catering Holiday Homes 2 ½ miles north of Tavistock, 14 miles south of Okehampton 125 Pitches for Holiday Caravans with Electric Hook-ups for Camping and Touring. With free hot water and showers. Also a Shepherd’s Hut – fee pn. Situated beside the River Tavy on the A386 between Okehampton, and Tavistock and ideal for sightseeing, walking and cycling. The site is within Dartmoor National Park near the village of Peter Tavy. Tavistock is known for it’s independent little shops and unique undercover market and the south and north coasts can be easily reached by car. The Park is in independent ownership and is committed to sustainable tourism.

Hideaway Camping
Higher Melbury, Okehampton, 01837 871777 or 07952 318382, www.hideawaycamping.co.uk.
Hideaway Camping is a beautiful secluded campsite just 7 miles out of Okehampton. We offer camping and a range of glamping options including a Gypsy caravan, Shepherds hut, Airstream caravan and igloo pods. It is set within 24 acres of fields and magical woodland where you can enjoy campfires, hammock garden, picnics by the stream, a fairy glade and our four lovey kunekune pigs. We have hot showers, flushing loos (as well as compost loos), a wet weather room with sofas and games and a kitchenette .We are open all year round, prices start from £14 a night for camping and from £65 a night for glamping.

Langstone Manor Park
Tavistock PL19 9JZ, 01822 613371, www.langstonemanor.co.uk
On the B3357 Tavistock to Princetown road 4 miles from Tavistock, ideal for sightseeing, walking and cycling, with easy access to the North and South Coast. There are 42 Camping Pitches (30 with electric hook up) and WiFi. Full camping and caravan site facilities. Level, well-drained pitches are available for camping with toilet, shower and laundry facilities all close to hand. The Langstone Bar with a woodburning stove, terrace, games room and evening meals is perfect to relax and unwind at the end of the day. No loud music, no traffic noise, stunning starry skies, peace and quiet and of course, a friendly atmosphere. Self Catering Holiday cottages also available The Langstone Bar serves evening meals.

Woodland Springs
Venton, Drewsteignton EX6 6PG, 01837 53532, woodlandsprings.co.uk
A caravan and camping site exclusively for adults situated in the beautiful Dartmoor National Park, just 1.5 miles from the A30 off the A382. We are surrounded by farm and woodland with lovely walks accessible. We are a Visit England 5 Star and AA 5 Pennant site. Our shop stocks local produce where possible along with some bare essentials, including calor gas. Freshly baked bread to order. We have an information point with coffee machine and freezer for customers use. We have a multi award winning toilet/shower block with laundry and indoor dish washing. It also has disabled facilities. We won 2016 Loo of the Year Platinum award and placed in the top 100 campsites for 2016! Special offers for longer stays are available all year and we do not charge for awnings or dogs.

Hostels

Adventure Okehampton Bracken Tor
01837 53916, www.adventureokehampton.com/bracken-tor
Bracken Tor (YHA Okehampton Bracken Tor) sits on edge of Dartmoor in the woods above Okehampton, Devon. This venue offers two accommodation units sitting within 4 acres of landscaped garden providing a beautiful venue from for groups, families and individuals, and you can walk straight out onto Dartmoor.