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The Riddle | Luxury Self-Catering Cottage | North Bovey, Dartmoor


  • On the Map The Riddle is located in the pretty Devon village of North Bovey, Dartmoor, Devon.
  • By Car The cottage is approximately four hours from London by car.
  • By Train Newton Abbot train station is 30 minutes away and Exeter St David's Station around 40 minutes away, both with regular services to London Paddington.
  • By Air The property is around a 30 minute drive from Exeter Airport.

Please note the property location is approximate only, in order to protect the owners privacy.

North Bovey

North Bovey cradles the south-east side of Dartmoor within a compelling landscape of wooded glades, butterscotch-coloured moorland and rolling green pastures.

North Bovey in Devon Visitors to this beautiful Devon village can look forward to horse riding across Dartmoor, tucking into rustic pub lunches and spending afternoons relaxing in one of the luxury holiday cottages which sit around the pretty village green and invite you to call them home. A true chocolate-box village, North Bovey has all the elements of a blissful country escape, including weaving swallows, fluffy white sheep and moorland pones pottering around the nearby lanes and farmland. The sensational Dartmoor National Park has towns and villages a-plenty to explore; from brooding Princetown and picturesque Widecombe-in-the-Moor to tiny Postbridge and genteel Chagford. In between, lies a natural playground for hiking, cycling, riding, climbing and white-water kayaking.

Things to Do on Self-Catering Breaks in North Bovey Whether you want to relax in the natural environment of North Bovey, in the company of the birds and honeybees, or explore Dartmoor and the surrounding villages, there is something for everyone. Nearby Moretonhampstead's fascinating history goes right back to Saxon times whereas in charming Chagford, although the prosperous tin mining industry has now ceased there is still a thriving community and olde worlde charm here too. The cathedral city of Exeter is the place for shopaholics, with all the high street names as well as lots of independent retailers. When your cockles need warming after a day's adventures, walk into one of the local pubs with their friendly characters - there's nothing more authentic. With The Ring of Bells in the village, you can indulge in good food and wine with the bonus of little fresh air on your walk back to your luxury holiday cottage in North Bovey.


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Disclaimer: These particulars, whilst believed to be accurate, are set as a guideline only. They are intended to give a fair description, but should not be relied upon as being a statement of fact. The photographs appearing on this website show only certain parts and aspects of the property at the time when the photographs were taken and it should not be assumed that the property remains precisely as displayed in the photographs. If there are any points of particular importance that need clarifying before you confirm your booking please do not hesitate to ask.

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