Buckfastleigh Cottages

Nestled in the heart of the picturesque South Hams in Devon,this vibrant town nested on the edge of the Dartmoor National Park is a perfect rural location to enjoy the stunning Devonshire countryside. Our Buckfastleigh holiday cottages offer a trainquil retreat, whether for a romantic getaway or a longer stay enjoying the surrounding coastal towns of Paignton,Torquay and Brixham. With a wide range of cottages in Buckfastleigh from dog-friendly to family-friendly, from cosy woodburning stove cottages for two to larger celebratory homes, we have something to suit all budgets and tastes. Buckfastleigh offers a gateway to the rugged Dartmoor National Park, providing outdoor enthusiasts with opportunities for hiking, cycling, and wildlife exploration. The South Devon Steam Railway, running from Buckfastleigh to Totnes, offers a nostalgic journey through the idyllic countryside. The town's proximity to the River Dart opens up opportunities for canoeing and kayaking, providing a refreshing perspective on the stunning surroundings. Indulge in local flavours at the Buckfastleigh Food and Craft Fair, where artisans and producers showcase the region's culinary delights. This is a holiday destination that ticks all the boxes, so search our Buckfastleigh cottages today.

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Inspiration of things to see and do from our holiday cottages in Buckfastleigh

This charming market town nestled in the picturesque South Devonshire countryside is a haven for those who love the great outdoors. With the largest collection of Devon holiday cottages, we have the perfect home away from home for you.

Here are the top 5 things to see and do from our holiday cottages in Buckfastleigh:

Explore Buckfast Abbey

Explore the serene Buckfast Abbey, a magnificent Benedictine monastery with beautiful gardens. Immerse yourself in its rich history, visit the monks' shop, and enjoy the tranquil surroundings.

Head out on the South Devon Steam Railway

Embark on a nostalgic journey aboard the South Devon Steam Railway. Departing from Buckfastleigh, the heritage railway takes you through the scenic Dart Valley, providing a charming and leisurely experience.

Visit Dartmoor Otter Sanctuary and Buckfast Butterflies

Delight in the wonders of nature at the Dartmoor Otter Sanctuary and Buckfast Butterflies. Witness playful otters and vibrant butterflies in a carefully curated environment, offering a unique and educational experience.

Have an adventure at the River Dart Country Park

For outdoor enthusiasts, the River Dart Country Park is a must-visit. Engage in activities like canoeing, high ropes adventures, and nature trails, all set against the backdrop of the stunning River Dart.

Grab a bargain at Buckfastleigh Food and Craft Fair

Indulge your senses at the Buckfastleigh Food and Craft Fair. Sample local delicacies, browse handmade crafts, and immerse yourself in the vibrant atmosphere of this community event, celebrating the best of the region's produce and creativity.

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