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The Ivy Barn B&B

  • Fore Street
  • Holbeton
  • Plymouth
  • Devon
  • PL8 1NA


  • Bed and Breakfast
  • Family
  • Parking
  • Pet Friendly
  • WiFi

About this property

The Ivy Barn is a family run bed & breakfast in the heart of the delightful village of Holbeton, nestled in the South Hams countryside.

We are just two miles from the coast, the unspoilt sandy beach of Mothecombe and the South West Coastal Path with magnificent views. The vibrant Cities of Plymouth and Exeter are 10 and 35 miles away and the ever popular Dartmoor National Park is also within easy reach .
We are right in the heart of this quaint little village so with TWO pubs, post office, general shop and magnificent church on our doorstep, it couldn t be more convenient.

Delicious Full English Breakfasts (with Vegetarian options) are freshly prepared by our very own ex-Michelin listed chef and served in the cosy Breakfast Room which overlooks a colourful little garden.
Breakfast can be served in the Garden - weather permitting

All rooms offer comfortable en-suite holiday accommodation with modern facilities including FREE WiFi in most rooms and FREE off-road Parking. The double rooms have king size beds and the twin rooms have large 3 3 single beds.
Our accommodation includes a versatile and spacious Family Suite over two floors with 2 separate bedrooms which also has king size and large single beds.
Child s Z-Bed and Babies Travel Cot by Special Request only, charged extra.

This is a No Smoking establishment.

Cream Teas are available from our Afternoon Devon Delight Menu served daily between 3.30pm-5pm in the Dining Room and Garden - weather permitting. Advance booking is appreciated but not necessary

All guests are respectfully asked to make payment on arrival in order to avoid check-out delays during our busy breakfast periods

The Ivy Barn is situated in a beautiful unspoilt area of South Devon and an ideal spot for those who love nature in all seasons.
The coastal path nearby offers magnificent sea views and is much loved by walkers, bird watchers, artists and photographers.
Transfer across the Erme Estuary is available by prior arrangement.

If you are travelling to or from Spain or France via Brittany Ferries, why not book a comfortable overnight stay with us as we are within easy reach of the Plymouth Ferry Terminal. We have ample, safe off-road parking which can accommodate camper vans.
Please note that ACCESS to our CAR PARK has a RESTRICTED wide of 2.5 metres

Directions to The Ivy Barn B&B

The A379 is the nearest main road, approximately 1 mile to the north of the village linking Plymouth (10 miles) and Kingsbridge (9 miles). The A38 Devon Expressway is approximately 3 miles to the north.

Please note that if you are taking directions from a GPS and you are approaching Holbeton from the East, ignore the instruction to take the Ford turn-off as this is a very narrow road. Continue on instead until you see the sign for Holbeton.

Coming from the EAST on the A38 Exit the A38 at Wrangaton Cross onto the A3121 sign posted for Ermington Bear right on to A379 to Yealmpton after 1 mile turn left for Holbeton/Mothecombe Follow sign on left to Holbeton - Dartmoor Union and Post Office Turn right into a small road between Mildmay Colours pub and All Saints Church (opposite the Village shop)

Coming from the WEST on the A38 Exit the A38 at Lee Mill onto the A3082 sign posted for Yealmpton Turn left on to A379 to Kingsbridge after 1 mile turn right for Dunstone turn right at T junction

Follow sign to Holbeton - Dartmoor Union and Post Office - Bed sign Immediately after the Church, turn right into a SMALL ACCESS ROAD BETWEEN Mildmay Colours pub and All Saints Church (opposite the Village shop / Post Office) We are at junction of Fore Street and Church Hill.

Check in and check out times

You can check in from 16:00. You need to check out by 11:00.



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