Bovey Cottage

ID: S275069

  • Bedrooms 1
  • ・ Sleeps 2
  • ・ Pets 1

Snaptrip says

Bovey Cottage in Broadhempston, Devon, is highly praised for its cleanliness, stunning location with amazing views, and comfortable accommodation. Guests appreciate the well-equipped property, the bonus of a swimming pool and hot tub, and the friendly, helpful owners. The thoughtful touches, such as cupcakes on arrival, add to the charm of this rural retreat, making it a recommended stay for a peaceful getaway.

Guests that stayed at this property said

Reviewers consistently mention the cottage being very clean, well presented, and tidy, indicating a high standard of cleanliness that guests are very satisfied with.

The property's location is celebrated for its beautiful views and proximity to lovely walks, with the convenience of a village pub and shop within walking distance, though some found it a bit remote.

Guests find the cottage comfortable, with a special mention of a comfortable bed and a cosy atmosphere, contributing to a relaxing and enjoyable stay.

The facilities, including a swimming pool, hot tub, and well-equipped cottage, are frequently highlighted as fantastic, with the pool and hot tub being particularly appreciated.

The owners' thoughtfulness is noted in reviews, with mentions of cupcakes on arrival and a lit Christmas tree. While these gestures are highly valued, they are not guaranteed for every stay.

About this property

One bedroom, quaint cottage sleeping 2 with private parking and woodburner. Shared indoor heated pool and hot tub. Close to Totnes, Dartington and Dartmoor.

Bovey Cottage, a quaint, one bedroom property spread over three levels, set within picturesque, rural countryside. The property boasts extensive grounds and beautiful gardens to explore, shared with three other holiday cottages and the owners farmhouse. With the added luxury of an indoor heated swimming pool and sunken hot tub situated on the veranda outside, the perfect spot to watch nature unfold, amongst the gorgeous countryside views. 

The cottage is split over three levels, offering ample space for two. The owners have renovated the property beautifully, keeping some of its original features. The entrance leads straight into a good sized, open-plan living/dining room, featuring a wood-burner - perfect for relaxing in front of, after a long days hiking across the rugged moors. Steps lead down to the kitchen area, equipped with everything you need and further steps bring you down to the King-size bedroom and shower room. At the back of the cottage, the owners have created a tranquil garden for guests to use and enjoy with a charcoal barbeque. 

Bovey Cottage is one of four cottages, all beautifully renovated barns. The cottages have shared use of an indoor heated swimming pool (10mx5m), changing facilities and the added luxury of a sunken hot tub outside on the veranda - where you get to take in some of the gorgeous scenery which surrounds this very quiet hamlet of houses. There is also 4 acres of orchard to explore, plus beautifully maintained gardens, cared for by the very friendly owners. Sit amongst the gardens and enjoy the scents and sounds of the lavender and honey bee's busy working.

The cottages are perfectly situated between Dartmoor National Park and the stunning South Devon Coastline. It will be hard to resist exploring all of the nearby attractions, towns and walks. Totnes with its vibrant town is less than 6 miles away and the famous Riverford Field Kitchen is just over 10 minutes in the car. For those who love a day on the beach, Torquay and it's many seaside attractions is only 10 miles or the famous, Blackpool Sands is 20 miles away. 

Size: Sleeps 2 in 1 Bedroom

Beds: Master Bedroom: 5' King Bed.  

Rooms: Ground Floor Master Bedroom, Shower Room. Middle Floor Kitchen First Floor Open-Plan Living/Dining Room

Kitchen & Utilities: Electric oven and four ring hob, microwave, fridge with ice compartment, kettle, toaster. Shared laundry room with Washing Machine & Tumble Drier 

Entertainment: 32" TV and integrated DVD Player. 

Parking: Private parking in shared car park (8 spaces in total). 

General: Starlink WiFi Provided. Heating Provided (Biomass Boiler). Bed linen and towels included (Please bring your own swimming and beach towels). No Smoking. 1 Small Pet, extra. Baby Friendly Equipment is available, please advise if required, please bring own cot linen. Complex of four cottages with shared indoor heated swimming pool, sunken hot tub and gardens/orchard.

The Pool and Hot-Tub facilities are available at selected times throughout the day. Each cottage is allocated a number of times for exclusive use

Accidental Damage Deposit: You may need to pay an Accidental Damage Deposit or Accidental Damage Deposit Waiver for this property. Where applicable we will contact you in good time before your holiday with further details and to take payment. 

Nearby points of interest

  • House of Marbles
  • Babbacombe Model Village
  • Torquay Museum
  • Dartmoor Prison Museum
  • Dartmoor Zoological Park
  • Shaldon Beach
  • Blackpool Sands
  • Golden Hind
  • Dartmouth Castle
  • Powderham Castle

Reviews (20)

  • Mrs Patrick

    Lovely cottage and hosts.

  • Miss Hunt

    The owners of this cottage made us feel so welcomed and go above and beyond to enable you to have the best stay! It was the most beautiful cottage and photos does not do it justice! The facilities were incredible and could not fault a single aspect of our stay, will definitely be returning.

  • Mrs Bird

    Lovely cottage, lovely hosts, beautiful setting.

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