Acorn Lodge

The Oaks, Peter Tavy, Tavistock PL19 9JR

Key Information

01822 810485
Open all year: Yes
Family Friendly

Our Awards

Special Offers

Devonshire Cream Tea

Enjoy a delicious Devonshire Cream Tea on arrival for all guests and special treats for Honeymoon couples.

Digital Photography Tuition

This year why not learn to use your camera, also available are Wildlife / Dartmoor Birds / Exmoor RED DEER RUT and Digital Photography Tuition / Workshops. You can stay locally or if you choose to stay in Acorn Lodge you will receive a discounted accommodation rate. Please go to for more details.


Acorn Lodge is Bed and Breakfast with a difference. It is separate accommodation from the main house, so having the freedom of your own front door means that you can come and go as you please making it feel more like a holiday home but with breakfast included, if required, It offers a perfect home away from home experience for you, your family or friends. The accommodation sleeps from to people plus a z-bed and is only ever booked to one party of family or friends so that you will always have the lodge completely to yourselves. The accommodation consists of an open plan lounge, kitchen area and a dining table and 4 chairs, then continues through double doors to a shower room, one king size bed room and one twin bed room and a z-bed.

Luxury white cotton bedding, fluffy towels, soaps, toiletries and hair dryers are provided, and for the cooler evenings there is full central heating in all rooms with an additional fire in the lounge, if required.

The lounge is equipped with a flat screen TV/DVD with a selection of DVDs, RADIO/CD player with a selection of CDs, books, games, puzzles and a comfy sofa, there is free WIFI available during your stay should you need to plan your activities during your holiday or catch up on your emails. The kitchen includes a fridge, microwave oven, fan oven, sandwich toaster, toaster, kettle, range of crockery, glasses and cutlery, and a selection of coffees, teas and sugar with fresh milk provided in the fridge.

Full Devonshire Breakfast, if required, is served daily in the main house Conservatory with fantastic views over the garden and across the valley to Brentor church in the distance. The traditional Full Devonshire Breakfast and other options are cooked using locally sourced meats and free range eggs or, if you prefer, a Continental style breakfast is also available.

There are many quaint country pubs in the vicinity serving excellent food and Tavistock Market Town is just 3 miles away with it’s wealth of shops, cafes and restaurants.

CHILDREN and INFANTS of all ages are welcome, but unfortunately there is not a cot or high chair in Acorn Lodge, so please bring your own for very young infants.

DOGS are very welcome but we do not allow dogs or other pets inside Acorn Lodge or The Oaks. You may keep your pets, if you wish, in your car at night which will be parked next to Acorn Lodge or there is an excellent Boarding Kennels locally, should you wish to keep your beloved dogs there during the day or overnight. Please ask for details when booking.

HORSES are very welcome there is a loose box with rubber matting and ample grazing behind Acorn Lodge, riding out on the moor is just a short hack along a country track.

Guests have use of a secure enclosed garden area with a “Beach Hut” style Summerhouse and a table and chairs.

There is secure bicycle storage for guests bringing or hiring bicycles.

Both Acorn Lodge and The Oaks are non-smoking areas.

Acorn Lodge is available for 1,2,3 or 4 people plus a z-bed with a Devonshire Cream Tea on arrival for all guests and special treats for Honeymoon couples.

This year why not learn to use your camera. Available are daily Digital Photography Tuition,  Wildlife/Dartmoor Bird Photography workshops and also RED DEER RUT workshops where you will be taken to The Exmoor National Park to photograph this magnificent spectacle.You can either stay locally or if you choose to stay in Acorn Lodge you will receive a discounted accommodation rate.

You could also give as a gift for a special person in your life. Please go to for full details.

Key Facilities

Family Rooms


Free WiFi



Additional Facilities

What's Nearby