9 cottages set in acres of patchwork fields in the stunning South Hams - designated an Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty' - and within easy reach of sandy beaches, charming countryside villages, the Dartmoor National Park and a wealth of tourist attractions, our cottages and on-site leisure facilities will delight you.
All our cottages have fully fitted kitchens with modern amenities, well appointed, modern bathrooms and tastefully decorated bedrooms and living rooms are standard at Longcombe. Finishing touches create a homely feel, including well stocked bookshelves and digital TV. Naturally, all bed linen and towels are provided (except for cot bedding and swimming towels), and you can pre-order your shopping from either Tesco's or Sainsburys home delivery services, so that you can start enjoying your holiday from the moment you arrive!
Our cottages have been awarded 4* by Visit Britain and all have been lovingly converted to retain their original charm and character but carefully blended with modern conveniences. Warm and cosy even in the winter, all have traditional character features including original beams and exposed stone and brickwork and - for the romantics among you - some have four-poster beds!
|Poachers Cottage||2||King size bed|
|Lambs Gate||4||Double/ twin beds|
|Angler's Rest||4 or 6||King size bed, twin/king size bed and an optional double|
|Oaktree Cottage||2 or 4||King size bed and an optional double|
|Badger's Holt||4||Double bed and a twin/ king size bed|
|Buzzard's Bough||3||King size bed and a single bed|
|Oakrest Cottage||8||3 king size/ twin beds, a double bed and optional double sofabed|
|Dartmoor View||6||3 (king/double/adult-sized bunks downstairs)|
|Pheasants Hide||2||Double bedroom|
Childrens' play area and gardens. Each cottages has own patio for eating "al fresco."
When you take a break from exploring the area Longcombe has plenty of on-site leisure facilities available to keep you entertained come rain or shine. Our large indoor heated swimming pool and sauna is open all-year round, with its own changing rooms and toilets. Another popular attraction is the full size hard surface tennis court (racquets and balls are available) and the large trampoline.
The indoor games room provides a pool table, a selection of board games and a video library and the outdoor children's play area has tyre swings and a climbing net as well as small kiddies toys. Laundry is tackled quickly and easily in our handy laundry room, with two washing machines, two tumble dryers and ironing facilities.
Short breaks available (minimum 3 nights) September - May.
If cooking fatigue sets in, there are a wide variety of excellent restaurants and pubs nearby - we provide a comprehensive guide to the local pubs and restaurants in each of our cottages for your interest.
From Totnes: Follow the signs for Paignton (A385), approximately 2 miles from Totnes you will see the Longcombe Garden Centre on your left hand side. Take the next turning on your right (next to a garage forecourt), which is signposted to Stoke Gabriel. Approximately 500 yards down this road you will see the sign for Longcombe Cottages on your left. Follow the arrows around to the entrance.