Short Breaks to Explore the South Hams in South Devon
Find out what this beautiful part of South Devon has to offer with a Short Break outside the busy season. Dovecote and Buddleia both 2 bedroom cottages with log-burners and dog-friendly £325 for 3 nights fully inclusive price. Honeysuckle and The Owlery, both 1 bedroom cottages £325 for 3 or 4 nights fully inclusive. Start dates can be flexible in February and March.
We are close to the South West Coast Path and National Nature Reserve Slapton Ley, Start Bay beaches (see main photo above). Please visit our own website for lots more information and photos, and an online booking system on the ‘how to book’ page. Or ring Ruth and Jon on 01548 521272.
Please check the availability/booking page for dates and to book or call Ruth & Jon on 01548 521272 to discuss dates. Visit our Beaches page to find a dog and child friendly beach nearby, and discover more about our local village on our Slapton page and local Food & Drink.
What our Guests Say About Their Breaks
Fantastic cottage, just right for 4 adults and 2 children. Lovely and warm, great facilities and brilliant if you are bringing a dog! Lots of nice little touches, dvds for the children to watch and some dog friendly blankets for your pampered pooches. Would definitely recommend.
Very friendly folks. Lovely quiet location. Fabulous weather. Wholly enjoyable stay. Can’t wait to return to discover more wonderful places
Fantastic mini break. Beautiful cottage in stunning surroundings. We will be back again to continue exploring!
Another lovely peaceful and relaxing stay at Dittiscombe – have never stayed anywhere as perfect as here. Hope to return soon.
Delightful property in a stunning location. Very private and quiet. Would highly recommend.
Lovely cosy comfortable cottage. Everything included that we needed in the cottage. Very dog friendly especially the dog biscuits waiting in the kitchen.
In Honeysuckle a single-storey detached cottage, guests can relax in front of the woodburner and watch the wildlife over the pond and valley. The wildlife walk can be taken from the cottage door. One dog is welcome in this cottage, two on request. Kingsize bed and separate kitchen dining room.
In The Owlery you are surrounded by meadows and gardens and can snuggle up in the king-size bed or enjoy a relaxing soak in the spa bath, which is big enough for two!
This is a pet free cottage with its own private parking space.
Dovecote, a two bedroom cottage, has a cosy sitting room with woodburner, a separate kitchen dining area with slate floor, and a kingsize bed.
Dogs are welcome with a garden gate leading to the orchard.
Buddleia has a kingsize bed, stable-style front door which leads to a large private garden, woodburner, and a second twin bedroom.
Dogs are welcome, with easy access to the meadows and orchard.
We have two further dogs welcome cottages, Rafters sleeps 4, and Willows sleeps 6, which are also available for short breaks. Further details of all our cottages can be found on the Cottages page.
Our short break prices are all inclusive, so there are no extras to pay when you arrive on holiday at Dittiscombe. Prices include bed linen (beds are made up for your arrival), central heating or night-storage heating, electricity, and a complimentary basket of logs, firelighters and kindling for those cottages with woodburners. Towels are provided in Honeysuckle and The Owlery.