Cottage Holidays in Lydford, Devon, England

The pretty little village of Lydford with its lush greenery, fine stone buildings and country lanes is a charming place for a rural retreat break or country cottage holiday. Home to Lydford Castle, this village offers ample charm and could be perfect for those looking to discover the stunning landscape and attractions of Dartmoor National Park on a break-away.


About Self-Catering Holidays in Lydford

Close by is the National Trust’s Lydford Gorge with its amazing 30 metre waterfall and the deepest gorge in the West Country. For stunning scenery and a visit to the ‘Devil’s Cauldron’, Lydford Gorge is not to be missed. Entrance is free for National Trust members.

Situated just within the north westerly part of Dartmoor National Park, the park’s beautiful landscapes and attractions are to be found all around and this area is perfect for walking, hiking, cycling and horse riding.

Should you long for some sea air during your self-catering break then the coast is within an hour’s drive. The popular seaside town of Bude is 33 miles away and Tintagel 40 miles away.

We hope you’ve found our hints and tips on Lydford helpful. We do research each area to bring you inspirational travel information. If you have local knowledge you want to share with us then get in touch. Do you have any questions on local attractions? If so, we recommend that you make contact with owners or agencies who are usually experts in their own area. Have the best of times on your cottage holiday in or near to Lydford. Whether you need to find a cottage for two or a cottage for ten, we hope you find the perfect place to stay.

Book a Lydford cottage and look forward to discovering some of the best of Devon on holiday.

13 rental properties

Whitelady House, Lydford, Devon, West Country, England

6 bedroom Large Cottage

sleeps 2 - 12 guests
2 - 12
6 bedrooms
6
4 bathrooms
4
dog-friendly cottage, 2 dog(s) welcome
2

Large sleeps 12 holiday house with spacious sociable living accommodation, 6 bedrooms, a warm bubbly outdoor private hot tub, table tennis and a croquet lawn, set on the outskirts of Dartmoor National Park.

Special features: free internet access, games room, outdoor hot tub.

Weekly Price from: £1850
Next availability:
from 08 June to 12 June 20 from 15 June to 21 July 20

Valley Holiday Lodge, Tamar Valley, Gunnislake, Cornwall, West Country, England

4 bedroom Holiday Lodge, Lydford 11 miles away

sleeps 2 - 6 guests
2 - 6
4 bedrooms
4
2 bathrooms
2
dog-friendly cottage, 1 dog(s) welcome
1
3 star

Family-friendly and dog-friendly holiday lodge with a private hot tub, set within a Cornish holiday park close to Dartmoor National Park.

Special features: pool (), tennis court, outdoor hot tub, sauna.

Weekly Price from: £435
Next availability:
from 08 June to 04 July 20 from 18 July to 25 July 20

Halfpenny Family-Friendly Cottage, Tamar Valley, Gunnislake, Cornwall, West Country, England

3 bedroom Country Cottage, Lydford 11 miles away

sleeps 2 - 6 guests
2 - 6
3 bedrooms
3
2 bathrooms
2
no dogs allowed
5 star

Idyllic 3 bedroom Cornish country cottage with beautiful garden views and a lovely setting in the Tamar Valley, great place to relax with access to the owner’s outdoor swimming pool (solar heated) in the summer months, close to Dartmoor National Park.

Special features: free internet access, pool ().

Weekly Price from: £372
Next availability:
from 19 September to 26 September 20 from 03 October to 24 October 20

Middle Barn Dogs-welcome Cottage, South West England, Bude, Cornwall, West Country, England

1 bedroom Romantic Holiday Barn, Lydford 12 miles away

sleeps 1 - 2 guests
1 - 2
1 bedrooms
1
1 bathrooms
1
dog-friendly cottage, 1 dog(s) welcome
1
4 star

Beautiful one bedroom barn conversion with own garden and outstanding views of Dartmoor National Park, ideal for romantic breaks and situated conveniently close to Bodmin Moor and Dartmoor and within reach of the Cornish coastline.

Weekly Price from: £309
Next availability:
from 04 July to 11 July 20 from 18 July to 22 August 20

Frogwell Chapel Conversion, Callington, Cornwall, West Country, England

1 bedroom Unusual Self-Catering, Lydford 15 miles away

sleeps 1 - 2 guests
1 - 2
1 bedrooms
1
1 bathrooms
1
dog-friendly cottage, 2 dog(s) welcome
2

Romantic chapel conversion near Callington.

Special features: free internet access.

Weekly Price from: £402
Next availability:
from 08 June to 07 July 20 from 25 July to 01 August 20

2 Bedroom Polyphant Rural Retreat , Launceston, Cornwall, West Country, England

2 bedroom Barn Conversion, Lydford 15 miles away

sleeps 2 - 4 guests
2 - 4
2 bedrooms
2
1 bathrooms
1
no dogs allowed

Two bedroom barn conversion, part of a collection of three rural retreat cottages with expansive shared gardens in the rural hamlet of Polyphant, just 5 miles from Launceston and only around half an hour's drive from the Cornish coast and the Tamar Valley.

Special features: free internet access.

Weekly Price from: £250
Next availability:
from 08 June to 03 July 20 from 07 August to 14 August 20

The Lawns Luxury Apartment in Devon/Beautiful South Hams, Kingsbridge, Devon, West Country, England

2 bedroom Apartment, Lydford 16 miles away

sleeps 1 - 5 guests
1 - 5
2 bedrooms
2
1 bathrooms
1
no dogs allowed
5 star

Luxurious 5 star rated 2 bedroom holiday apartment located on the Colmer Estate in Devon where the excellent shared leisure facilities include an indoor swimming pool, an outdoor pool, fishing lake, gym and extensive gardens.

Special features: free internet access, pool (Two pools both heated indoor pool feet from the apartment heated all year also huge outdoor heated pool (outdoor pool heated from May to September)), tennis court, games room.

Weekly Price from: £595


Late availability: from 07 June to 07 June 20

Lakeside Barn, Crediton, Devon, West Country, England

2 bedroom Stone-Built Barn, Lydford 16 miles away

sleeps 1 - 4 guests
1 - 4
2 bedrooms
2
1 bathrooms
1
no dogs allowed
5 star

Breathtaking views of the surrounding farmlands and pastures along with stylish accommodation await you at this wonderful 2 bedroom rural retreat, get away from it all and treat yourself to a special holiday in Devon's Ruby Country.

Special features: free internet access.

Weekly Price from: £285
Next availability:
from 09 July to 10 July 20 from 17 July to 21 August 20

Lake View Holiday Barn, Crediton, Devon, West Country, England

3 bedroom Converted Barn, Lydford 16 miles away

sleeps 2 - 5 guests
2 - 5
3 bedrooms
3
1 bathrooms
1
no dogs allowed
5 star

With a lake view as well as stunning countryside views out to Dartmoor National Park, this 3 bedroom barn conversion features a modern interior and is conveniently located for the Tarka Trail, visiting Exeter and exploring this gorgeous area of rural Devon.

Special features: free internet access.

Weekly Price from: £312
Next availability:
from 28 August to 11 September 20 from 18 September to 30 July 21

Lynhays Riverside Cottage, Launceston, Cornwall, West Country, England

2 bedroom Riverside Holiday House, Lydford 16 miles away

sleeps 2 - 4 guests
2 - 4
2 bedrooms
2
1 bathrooms
1
no dogs allowed
4 star

Sleeps 4 riverside holiday home close to both Bodmin Moor and the Tamar Valley, relax by the river on holiday.

Weekly Price from: £378
Next availability:
from 13 June to 04 July 20 from 01 August to 08 August 20

Balebarn Eco Lodge, Winkleigh, Devon, West Country, England

4 bedroom Award Winning Eco Lodge, Lydford 18 miles away

sleeps 4 - 8 guests
4 - 8
4 bedrooms
4
2 bathrooms
2
dog-friendly cottage, 2 dog(s) welcome
2

With a huge wrap around veranda, eco-friendly credentials, idyllic views out over a wildlife pond, a tranquil rural setting, as well as a stunning setting nestled next to a 7 acre nature reserve in North Devon, Balebarn Lodge is quirky and unique.

Special features: free internet access, outdoor hot tub, Silver Award Winning Cottage.

Weekly Price from: £474
Next availability:
from 08 June to 26 June 20 from 28 June to 25 July 20

Beaford Country House, Winkleigh, Devon, West Country, England

9 bedroom Large Country House, Lydford 19 miles away

sleeps 10 - 23 guests
10 - 23
9 bedrooms
9
10 bathrooms
10
dog-friendly cottage, 3 dog(s) welcome
3

Situated by the river valley of Torridge, this large country house has 9 bedrooms, beautiful gardens, an outdoor swimming pool and a private hot tub and has plenty to recommend it for hen parties, stag parties, special holidays and even weddings.

Special features: pool (the swimming pool is situated to the front of the house and is shared with 3 smaller holiday cottages Own private , Family sized Hot Tub !!), tennis court, games room, outdoor hot tub.

Weekly Price from: £1900
Next availability:
from 08 June to 19 June 20 from 29 June to 10 July 20