Dittiscombe Holiday CottagesDistance from the centre of Kingsbridge: 4.2 miles
Come and relax in our pretty cottages and explore the rewilded valley on your doorstep. Dittiscombe is located in the heart of the South Hams, close to historic Slapton village with two highly recommended pubs serving tasty local food, Slapton Ley nature reserve for birdwatching and nature safaris, and the pristine dog-friendly beaches of Start Bay.
You’ll also find a host of sporting and cultural activities in and around the towns and waterways of Kingsbridge, Salcombe and Dartmouth. The South West Path offers miles of spectacular scenery and walking, and majestic Dartmoor is not far for a great day out.
At Dittiscombe there is plenty of peace and tranquility with 20 acres of conservation valley surrounding the cottages, all managed for the private use of our guests. Our cottages are dog friendly with lovely enclosed gardens and valley views, woodburners and free wifi.
Visit our website for lots more photos, short breaks and special offers, and online availability and booking.
Directions from Totnes: take the A381 towards Kingsbridge. Continue through the villages of Harbertonford and Halwell and past the Totnes Cross Filling Station. About 1 mile after this turn left into the lane signposted Slapton and East Allington (the turning is on a sharp right-hand bend in the main road). Go down this road for approximately 3.3 miles then turn right signposted Dittiscombe. After 0.5 miles you will see on the right a sign for the Dittiscombe Equestrian Centre with wooden fencing and a private lane. Turn right here and with the horse stables and cream bungalow on your left continue down this private lane for 0.2 miles and the farmhouse will be found at the bottom by the gravel car park. Please call at the farmhouse for your keys and to be shown into your cottage.
Directions from Slapton village : look for the signpost for Totnes (11 miles) in the centre of the village and with this on your left go past the Queens Arms pub on your left. Continue straight up the hill out of the village to the next signpost at the top of the hill showing Totnes and Halwell (Lower Green signpost) straight on. Continue straight on along this road for 1.6 miles to the Dittiscombe signpost on the left. Take this left turn and after 0.5 miles you will see on the right a sign for the Dittiscombe Equestrian Centre with wooden fencing and a private lane. Turn right here and with the horse stables and cream bungalow on your left continue down this private lane for 0.2 miles and the farmhouse will be found at the bottom by the gravel car park.