Holbeton is a quaint village situated in the heart of the South Devon Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty.

It is a great launchpad and homebase from which to explore the nature of South Hams, Dartmoor and Devon’s famous coastline.

Holbeton centres around the local pub, the Mildmay Colours, a village shop and post office, a thriving primary school and a 13th Century church.

Alongside the Village Hall, Holbeton boasts a Community Orchard, allotments, play park and a sports field and Croquet Club in Battisborough Cross.

There are a growing number of clubs and societies in Holbeton, which can be found here ( LOCAL GROUPS ). 

The beautiful, quiet beaches of Mothecombe and the Yealm estuary are less than two miles away and the larger beaches/towns of Salcombe, Dartmouth, Torquay and Bigbury are all within a 25 mile radius and we are right on the doorstep of the magnificent Dartmoor. 

Mothecombe gardens are also nearby, alongside hundreds of pathways for walking groups of all abilities.
Neighbouring Totnes and Tiverton are home to many farm and creative markets.

Plymouth and Totnes stations are both 30 minutes away, connecting us to London Paddington and Cornwall.
The town of Ivybridge, with similar connections, is a six mile drive and the area is linked by the A38 to Exeter, Bristol and the Cotswolds. 
There are numerous places to stay from the Flete estate, to numerous  AirBn’s including:
Whitemoor Farm BnB
Double room with ensuite bathroom available in our house, which is down a country lane, surrounded by farmland and about 1½  miles from the Erme crossing on the SWCP and 1/2 mile from Holbeton
Tea and coffee facilities in your room.
Breakfast is provided – cereal (including home made granola), toast, etc, fruit salad, yoghurt, croissant.
Mothecombe Beaches very near by, If I am around I am happy to pick you up from Mothecombe – to save you the last mile on the road!
Contact Victoria:  07903366403 /


Ivy Barn, Holbeton.
Delightful letting rooms

Map of Holbeton – click to enlarge


Map of the wider area – click to enlarge