Gitcombe Holiday Cottages near Dartmouth in Devon are a collection of nine luxury self-catering properties sleeping 2-13 guests. The stunning four and five star holiday homes are nestled in the beautiful Devon countryside close to the south Devon coast and Dartmoor National Park. The family friendly holiday cottages are available all year round, with guests able to enjoy a range of indoor and outdoor leisure facilities, including heated swimming pools, a hot tub, a sauna and a full size tennis court, there is even a soft playroom and an adventure playground.
The six bedroom Gitcombe House sleeps up to 13. The luxury, five star Georgian manor farmhouse is the ideal large self-catering holiday home in Devon. The house has a large, well-equipped kitchen, a laundry, a dining room with table to seat all the family, a comfy lounge and six good sized bedrooms split over two floors. Outside, the house has an enclosed, private garden with BBQ and table and chairs to seat 12.
Sleeping up to eight in four bedrooms, is Gitcombe Retreat. The luxury barn conversion enjoys plenty of privacy, as well as far reaching countryside views, and has been built with accessibility in mind. The house has a beautiful living room with a log burner, a well-equipped kitchen with a table to seat up to 10 and four en-suite bedrooms split over two floors. Outside, the Retreat has a private garden with exclusive use of its own hot tub and BBQ area.
Spacious four bedroom holiday cottage accommodating up to 8. The Garden House at Gitcombe is a luxury, home-away-from-home with a large open plan living area and a well-equipped kitchen. The four bedrooms include two doubles and two small twins, one of which is suitable for under 12s only. Outside the house has a private terrace with countryside views and a secret sun deck for relaxing.
Stylish, three bedroom end-of-terrace holiday cottage. Maristow Cottage at Gitcombe sleeps up to six and is great for families and friends. The cottage has a large open plan living room with stairs leading to a private mezzanine with sofa bed, a well-equipped kitchen and three bedrooms, one of which is a twin suitable for under 12s only. Outside the cottage has a private patio with views of the Devon hills.
Comfy, mid-terrace, three bedroom holiday cottage. Burrator Cottage at Gitcombe sleeps up to six and enjoys lovely views of the Devon countryside. The cottage has a spacious open plan living area with a log burner and well-equipped kitchen. The three bedrooms include a double and two twins, one of which is ideal for children under 12 only. French doors from the living area lead to an enclosed, decked roof terrace.
Three bedroom, mid-terrace holiday home Haytor Cottage at Gitcombe sleeps up to six guests. The comfy holiday cottage with views of the local area has an open plan living area with log burner and kitchen/diner, as well as three bedrooms, one of which is a twin with cabin beds suitable for under 12s only. French doors from the living room open out onto an enclosed, decked roof terrace with BBQ.
Two bedroom, end-terrace holiday cottage, Yennadon Cottage at Gitcombe is the ideal getaway for a family or two couples. The tastefully decorated cottage has an open plan living area with a vaulted ceiling and a compact kitchen/diner. The bedrooms include a double with an en-suite bathroom and a spacious twin. The cottage benefits from a private, enclosed, decked roof terrace with wonderful views over the local countryside.
Gorgeous, two bedroom, mid-terrace holiday cottage on the Gitcombe Estate. Meavy Cottage comfortably sleeps up to four and features an open plan living area with stairs leading to a private mezzanine with sofa bed and a well-equipped kitchen/diner. The cottage has two bedrooms and enjoys a private patio area.
Stunning, two bedroom, luxury, holiday home the Coach House on the Gitcombe Estate sleeps up to four. The character cottage has been tastefully refurbished and has a comfy living room with a log burner and a well-equipped kitchen complete with Aga. The bedrooms include a large double and a spacious twin, which share the family bathroom. Outside, the cottage has a paved patio and a raised garden area.
Gitcombe Estate has a range of both indoor and outdoor leisure facilities to help keep guests entertained no matter what the weather.
Indoors, guests will find a large heated swimming pool, open all year round and benefiting from its own changing rooms complete with WCs and showers, there are also Adirondack style bear chairs perfect for adults relaxing poolside. Alongside the pool is a sauna and steam room, a children’s soft-cushion indoor playroom, Devon Rockers, table football and a toy shed with lots of buckets and spades. The indoor leisure facilities are open daily from 9am to 8pm with adults able to swim from 6am to 8am.
Indoors, guests will find a large heated swimming pool perfect to enjoy no matter what the season. The pool is open all year round and benefits from its own changing rooms complete with WCs and showers, there are also Adirondack style bear chairs around the non-slip decking for adults relaxing poolside.
Alongside the pool is a sauna and steam room, a children’s soft-cushion indoor playroom, Devon Rockers by New Makers, table football and a toy shed with lots of buckets and spades and other items for use at the beach and at the onsite leisure facilities. The indoor leisure facilities are open daily throughout the year from 9am to 8pm with adults able to have an early swim from 6am to 8am.
Outdoors, there is a heated swimming pool with a surrounding sun deck featuring a number of sun loungers and wooden benches for those looking to enjoy a spot of sunbathing. Open daily (subject to weather) from 10am to 8pm from the last bank holiday in May to the 2nd week in September, the outdoor pool is great for families or couples. Also, outdoors and enjoying stunning views of Dartmoor is the sunken hot tub.
Other outdoor facilities include an all-weather championship size tennis court, a basketball net, a boules court, traditional wooden swings and a hand-carved children’s play area complete with pirate ship and treehouse. If that isn’t enough there are 14 acres of grounds to enjoy with footpaths leading to the local countryside and pubs.
The holiday cottages on the Gitcombe estate are located in South Devon within easy reach of award-winning beaches, Dartmoor National Park and several popular towns and villages. The area surrounding Gitcombe is known as the South Hams and is home to Dartmouth, a stunning village on the banks of the River Dart; Totnes, a historic market town, and Exeter, Devon’s largest city.
If you are looking to get out and about and explore the local attractions, Paignton Zoo, Torquay Nature Reserve and Woodlands are all nearby, guests can also enjoy a number of outdoor activities including cycling, canoeing, walking and horse riding. For those wishing to spend a day at the beach, Blackpool Sands is only a short drive away and is part of the South Devon heritage coast; there is also Salcombe, Hope Cove and Bantham Beach.
We hope you have fallen in love with Gitcombe Holiday Cottages and are now looking to book your holiday at one of our stunning self-catering properties. To book your holiday please use the calendar below, just select the cottage and your arrival date followed by the number of nights you wish to stay. If you are happy with your selection, please click on the highlighted ‘Book Now’ button to be directed to our online booking form.
Bookings and enquiries for Gitcombe Holiday Cottages are managed by My Favourite Cottages, a small Devon holiday cottage agency, if you would like to discuss the cottages with a member of the team please contact them via email or on 01271 377 432. My Favourite Cottages are open seven days a week from 9am to 8pm.