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“Wilderness is not a luxury but necessity of the human spirit.” Edward Abbey


inspirations for your stay...


Devon Wildlife Trust -

Dartmoor National Park – it takes 15 mins drive to reach the southern edge of the most beautiful and formidable wilderness in the south west -

South West Coastal Path – here in the South Hams we are surrounded on three sides by coastline. The South West Coastal Path website describes lots of lovely places to explore.

This link sends you to all-encompassing loop with dramatic coastline, tidal estuary, soft wooded valley and Agatha Christie approved Art Deco Hotel on Burgh Island -


Riverford Kitchen - big and really delicious organic rustic affair

The Green Table Cafe on the Dartington Estate - quality everything with the beauty of the gardens and river all around

The Curator in Totnes - passionate Italian owner makes for great coffee and pastries with a good restaurant upstairs including 5 course menu

The Hairy Barista in Totnes - exceptional coffee, smoothies and vegan snacks

The Maltsters Pub, Tuckenhay - for the setting on a beautiful creek, but the food is average

The Church Inn, Rattery - really good pub food

The Beach House Cafe, Milton Sands - fun seafood shack on beach

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