On the western edge of Dartmoor is the sleepy village of Lydford that was once an important, bustling economic town.
Coins were minted in Lydford during the 11th Century, and castles were built during the Norman Conquest.
With its interesting history and outstanding surrounding nature, including the famous Lydford Gorge, this village is perfect for rest and relaxation on your holiday.
Lydford’s beautiful accommodation is sure to make you comfortable
Lydford has every kind of accommodation nearby, from country houses to self-catering barns, and most of them are child friendly! There are also charming farms and inns which provide excellent bed and breakfast accommodation, and if you prefer to bring your canine friend on holiday with you, there are plenty of dog friendly places to stay and visit too. Best of all, being on the edge of Dartmoor is a great starting point for exploration.
Get back to nature with Lydford’s nearby campsites and caravan parks
Lydford’s nearby campsites welcome tents, caravans, and are dog friendly. To make your stay easier, there is a range of amenities onsite as well as in the local area. Check our special offers page for occasional great deals too.
Head to our accommodation listings and start planning your rural retreat!
It couldn’t be easier to check out the accommodation listed nearby, use the map and list below, take a peak at our special offers page, and you will not regret staying in this beautiful corner of Dartmoor. Plan your adventure now!
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Thorn Cottage, Bed & Breakfast offers a traditional cottage, situated in Dartmoor National Park, on a quiet lane surrounded by farmland, with good pubs only a short drive away. There is a double bedroom with a second also available.
PricePrice £35.00 to £37.50 Per person (breakfast included)
Late 19thC farmhouse. Situated 2 miles from A30, 2 miles from Dartmoor, where you can explore and enjoy breathtaking views.
PricePrice £35.00 Per person per night to £100.00 Per room (breakfast included)
Detached, historic wheelwright’s workshop. Romantic hideaway. Situated on the edge of Dartmoor National P ark. Secluded position on a very quiet lane which leads to open moorland. Network of footpaths and cycling from the door. VisitBritain 3 star.
PricePrice £185.00 to £475.00 Per unit per week
We are an award-winning guest house on the edge of Dartmoor National Park. We offer a premium bed and breakfast escape, as well as a range of unique extra experiences that our guests may choose to enjoy.
A traditional country Inn and restaurant in a beautiful location with a good reputation for locally sourced food and drink.
PricePrice £55.00 Per person (breakfast included)
West of Okehampton, off A30. Ideal touring base, on edge of Dartmoor and Granite Way. Adjacent pub. Shower block (heated in winter), disabled facilities, laundry, wash up area. Ideal for walking, letterboxing, touring and cycling.
PricePrice £12.00 to £18.00 per pitch (2 people)
If you are looking for a real Dartmoor experience then this traditional Dartmoor barn built in the 16th century and now converted into a luxury home is perfect for a romantic break or quiet relaxing holiday.
PricePrice £240.00 to £595.00 Per unit per week
A warm welcome awaits visitors to Hunters Moon, a 17th Century cottage on the edge of Bridestowe village. Combining modern day comforts with the charm of days gone by, we offer B&B with home cooked food. From £60 per room and £38 single occupancy.
PricePrice £30.00 Per person (breakfast included)
Characterful cottage, separate part of 16th Century Grade 2 listed Medieval Devon Hall House. Sleeps 2. Touching the edge of Dartmoor National Park and only a stroll up to one of Devon’s most famous landmarks.
PricePrice £240.00 to £495.00 Per unit per week
Swallow Barn is a beautiful and spacious barn in Lydford with original granite and oak beams throughout; perfect for relaxing or as a base for exploring. It sleeps 5 and is set in 2 acres looking towards the hills of Dartmoor National Park.
PricePrice £500.00 to £980.00 Per unit per week
Welcome to one of England's finest country hotels offering accommodation, fishing, shooting, restaurant, wedding and conference facilities. Enjoy fine dining, sumptuous accommodation and an array of sporting and leisure activities in beautiful Devon.
Situated on beautiful moorland in the Dartmoor National Park, West Blackdown Cottage offers a unique escape in spectacular surroundings. Our traditional 18th Century cottage enjoys panoramic views, direct access to the moor from the front door and
Delightful, peaceful, detached, converted barn on the edge of village of Mary Tavy in a conservation area in the Dartmoor National Park. Finished to high standard. Sleeps up to 8 + baby/small child (3 bedrooms + double sofa bed + cot/small bed). 2...
PricePrice £315.00 to £830.00 Per unit per week
Come and stay in the tranquillity of Dartmoor National Park and escape the pressures of every day life. Wonderful walks on the moors from Moorview Cottage without needing to use the car!
PricePrice £395.00 to £840.00 Per unit per week
Offering a degree of luxury rarely found upon Dartmoor, White Lady House is a beautiful country retreat. A 17th century farmhouse, the six bedrooms, large kitchen and stunning reception rooms have been refurbished to standards.
A modern farm-house close to Dartmoor in a peaceful rural setting near the historic village of Lydford. Outstanding view of Dartmoor, close to Lydford Gorge.
PricePrice £30.00 Per person (breakfast included) to £110.00 Per room (breakfast included)