Cottages to rent for self-catering breaks in South Hams, Yealmpton, Devon, England
Yealmpton is a village located in the South Hams in Devon, just 10 miles from Plymouth. Located only around 2 miles from the coast and only around the same distance from Dartmoor National Park, Yealmpton could be a great place from which to discover some of the best of the Devon coast and countryside on a cottage holiday.
Yealmpton itself is a pretty village with a few thatched cottages dotted around and a location surrounded by rolling countryside. The village is home to an attractive historical church as well as a couple of country inns, one of which has been voted as Devon’s best pub of the year.
For days out, the National Trust’s Saltram, an impressive large country house is at nearby Plympton. Entrance is of course free for National Trust members. Visit to marvel at the opulent interiors and to enjoy walks in the gardens as well as to take tea in the café. For those who enjoy outdoor activities, walking, cycling, horse riding and wildlife watching is all on offer at nearby Dartmoor National Park.
When it comes to days out by the seaside the nearest golden sandy beaches are at Bigbury on Sea and Thurlestone Sands. Further along the coast is Slapton Sands beach. Take a bucket and spade along and keep the kids entertained for hours.
Yealmpton could be a great base from which to discover some of the highlights of the Devon coast and countryside. In terms of places to stay, Country Cottages Online features an excellent choice of cottages including award winning country cottages, large country houses and special offer cottages.
2 bedroom Cottage, West Country.
Two bedroom luxurious barn conversion in a secluded woodland location, nestled in the hills of the Yealm Valley in Devon, featuring a private fishing lake, child-friendly and pet-friendly.
Special features: free internet access, games room, outdoor hot tub, Gold Award Winning Cottage.
Price range from £595 to £1595 per week01752 216645 Click here to email owner more info >
Sleeps from 1 to 5 people in 2 bedrooms
Number of bathrooms: 1
Pet Friendly: Yes (6 dogs welcome)
Quality Rating: (5)
Special Offer: from 26 April 2014 to 03 May 2014; from 17 May 2014 to 24 May 2014; from 14 June 2014 to 21 June 2014;
1 bedroom Cottage, West Country.
Idyllic log cabin with views of the Yealm Valley, lovely hideaway perfect for two with its one double bedroom in a secluded location amongst the hills and fields of Devon.
Special features: free internet access.
Price range from £245 to £595 per week01752 216645 Click here to email owner more info >
Sleeps from 1 to 4 people in 1 bedrooms
Number of bathrooms: 1
Pet Friendly: Yes (4 dogs welcome)
Rating: Not assessed
Special Offer: from 26 April 2014 to 03 May 2014; from 03 May 2014 to 10 May 2014; from 10 May 2014 to 17 May 2014;