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Cider Cottage


nr Yelverton, Devon

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A beautifully refurbished two bedroom and two bathroom cottage with its own private garden on the Buckland Abbey estate. Set just off of the main visitor route, guests will enjoy a peaceful and tranquil stay whilst being able to enjoy all the experience and activities that Buckland has to offer. Ideal for walkers, gardeners and families alike, the cottage is a cosy retreat brilliantly situated for exploring the Devon countryside and Dartmoor National Park. Near to Plymouth and the market town of Tavistock, there are many attractions and events to enjoy in the local area all year round.

The cottage's layout

Ground floor
Sitting room with solid-fuel stove, kitchen/dining room, utility room.
First floor
Two bedrooms (1 double with en suite shower room, 1 twin which can also be a double on request) bathroom with shower over bath.
Visitor notes

Heating: Electric radiator heating.

Parking: Parking for one car close to the cottage and a further space in the visitor car park 250 metres away.

Garden: There is a small enclosed garden and a patio area at the front of the cottage.

Mobiles/Signal: There is limited mobile phone coverage at this cottage and across the estate.

Logs: An additional basket of logs can be purchased for £8 by contacting the Visitor Centre.

Offers: Guests will benefit from a late Sunday checkout of 4pm at this cottage

Cottage guests have free entry to Buckland Abbey during opening hours and a free cream tea on arrival. Subject to seasonal opening hours.

A free basket of logs wil be in the cottage upon arrival.

Cottage guests are provided with a 10% discount voucher for use in Buckland Abbey shop. Subject to seasonal opening hours.

Please Note: There is a pond opposite the cottage so children should be supervised.

Vehicles and estate buggies operate in the area.

Adjacent farmland is used for grazing sheep and cattle so please do not disturb the animals.

Cottage details
Let starts
Min stay
Dogs allowed
Yes, 1
Cottage ref
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  • Dogs welcome
  • Open fire / stove
  • Pub nearby
  • Romantic
  • Garden appeal
  • Cot
  • Dishwasher
  • Freezer
  • Telephone
  • Television
  • Tumble dryer
  • Washing machine
  • Double bed
  • Microwave
  • Radio
  • WiFi
  • DVD
  • Fridge
  • If you would like a copy of the access statement for this cottage please call the booking office on 0344 335 1287


Things to see and do nearby

The exterior of Higher Brownstone Farm, Coleton Fishacre, Devon  © Mike Henton

Devon's a big and beautiful county with much to offer. From bucolic sleepy market towns to the miles and miles of coastline, much loved by surfers, swimmers, families, and walkers from all over the world, a trip to this special place will stay with you for ever. We have a great range of holiday options in Devon, from holiday cottages brimming with character and lovingly restored to our bunkhouses and bothies, all located on or near land in the care of the National Trust.

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place to visit
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  • Morwellham Quay
  • Burrator Reservoir
  • Plymouth Marine Aquarium
  • Tavistock Pannier Market
  • Dartmoor
  • Plym Valley Railway
  • Dartmoor Visitor Centre Princetown
  • Plymouth the -Historic Barbican
  • and site of Pilgrim Steps
  • Walking
  • canoeing
  • cycling
  • golf
  • bird watching
  • boat trips.
National Trust places to visit
Buckland Abbey
Buckland Abbey, Garden and Estate 700-year-old home of Elizabethan seafarers Drake and Grenville, in beautiful Tavy Valley estate
Cotehele Tudor house with superb collections of textiles, armour and furniture, set in extensive grounds
Cotehele Mill
Cotehele Mill Working watermill and workshops
Saltram Magnificent Georgian house with opulent Robert Adam interiors, gardens, follies and landscape parkland
Antony Superb early 18th-century house set in parkland and fine gardens
Lydford Gorge
Lydford Gorge The deepest gorge in the South West, with spectacular 30 metre waterfall


Comments from past visitors

  • Ms Martin
    • December 2016
    • Berkshire
    Beautiful location

    A privilege to stay at this property. Obvious time, consideration and sensitivity has been spent in ensuring that the presentation of the property, furniture and furnishings and equipment is of the highest standard. Property maintenance, cleanliness and comfort is outstanding. A beautiful location in wonderful surroundings.

  • Anonymous
    • August 2016
    • Unknown
    High level of property

    Consistent high level of property , sites + places to visit, +peace & tranquility all made our stay enjoyable.

  • Anonymous
    • June 2016
    • Unknown

    Stay at Buckland Abbey. The cottage is in a delightful position with a lovely cottage garden. Because it is completely walled it is very private and with the garden furniture in the far corner a pleasant peaceful spot for relaxing. The cottage is very light, well furnished and very quiet. The open kitchen/dining room area is very convenient for holidays. The Estate was ideal for dog walking with plenty of different paths to follow. The courtyard and cafe is close and good for lunches outside and a bonus is the secondhand bookshop. A really good place to stay.

  • Mrs Trauschies
    • January 2016
    • Germany
    Made enjoyable...

    Great Location!

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What it will cost

Prices include:

  • VAT, Linen, heating and electricity (except where shown in the cottage details)
  • We cannot accept website bookings more than 15 months in advance. Please call 0344 335 1287 or email to enquire about future bookings and reservations.
  • The National Trust reserves the right to move cottage prices up or down and to alter date breaks. We also reserve the right to charge supplements for cottages for specific dates covering special events, e.g. Rosetta Cottages on the Isle of Wight during Cowes week. We will notify you of any special event supplements at the time of booking.


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