Gitcombe Estate is home to a collection of stylish gold rated 4 and 5 star self- catering holiday cottages. Guests staying at Gitcombe have access to heated indoor and outdoor swimming pools, sauna, steam room and an outdoor hot tub with non slip decking, and lovely views of Dartmoor National Park. The outdoor pool is normally open from the end of may through to mid September.
For the younger kids there is an indoor soft play as well as a toy shed with goodies to borrow like buckets and spades, crabbing lines and other beach equipment from. There is also a tennis court, basket ball net and boulles court. The outdoor playground has been hand carved and it includes a pirate ship, tree house and swings for the whole family.
With 14 acres of ground to explore, this place is perfect for the nature lover. Footpaths right on the doorstep leading to pubs and more gorgeous countryside. Keep your eyes peeled and see if you can spot the local deer, badgers or even an owl.
Gitcombe House – sleeps 13 (plus infant)
This elegant 5 star gold manor farmhouse is perfect for travelling with the extended family or with friends.
Large kitchen/diner with American fridge freezer and oil fired Aga
Formal dining room
Comfortable living room with open fire (and fender)
Snug – perfect for the kids with TV, DVD player and a selection of games
Enclosed garden to the front of the house, Rear garden has great views and BBQ
Gitcombe Retreat – sleeps 8 (plus infants)
Gitcombe retreat is a stylish modern property designed by award winning architects. Enjoy luxuries like underfloor heating, designer bathrooms and a private hot tub with views over the valley
Open plan living area furnished with comfy sofa’s and a log burner
Bifold doors open onto a wooden balcony with seating for 10
Large kitchen with oak dining table seating 10 in the centre
Private hot tub and BBQ
Garden House – sleeps 8 plus infant
A spacious 5 star cottage perfect for larger families / groups.
Large living room with log burner and comfy sofas leading to private terrace
Open plan kitchen with living area and large dining table.
BBQ and secret sun deck with relaxing bear chair loungers
Maristow Cottage – sleeps 5 plus infants
Generously sized 4 star gold Devon holiday cottage with large living space perfect for larger families and older children.
3 bedrooms with mezzanine
Open plan living area with comfy sofas and log burner leading out to balcony
Well equipped kitchen with dining table seating 8
Burrator and Haytor Cottages – both sleep 6 (plus infant)
Mid Terrace 4 star Gold Devon Holiday cottages with great views
Choice of 2 or 3 bedrooms
Open plan living / dining area with comfy sofas and log burner
U Shaped kitchen area with dining table seating 6
French doors from sitting room to decked roof terrace with wall mounted BBQ
Coach House – Sleeps 4 (plus infant)
This beautiful 5 star Gold cottage is a mix of contemporary and traditional.
Open plan living / dining area with comfy sofa’s and log burner.
Well equipped kitchen with Aga
Outdoor terrace with dining area
Yennadon Cottage – sleeps 4 (plus infant)
End of terrace 4 star cottage perfect for a family or 2 couples and a baby.
Open plan living area with comfy sofas, armchair and log burner
Kitchen area with dining table seating 4
French doors from living area open onto decked roof terrace with wall mounted BBQ
Meavy Cottage – sleeps 4 (plus infant)
A chic mid terrace 4 star gold holiday cottage perfect for a family of 4 with a little one.
2 bedrooms with mezzanine area (a little den for the kids)
Gated stairs to mezzanine
Kitchen has plenty of work space and dining table seating 6
Patio accessed through double bedroom, with wooden bench and Weber BBQ
All cottages have TV and access to the complimentary WIFI.
Gitcombe is owned and run by Peter O’Brien and his father, Rodney. They moved there in 2013 and Peter lives on site which enables him to help welcome guests and be on hand if any help is needed. All of their cottages are child friendly with built in stair gates, travel cots, high chairs, baby baths and other accessories you may need when travelling with a little one.
There is so much to do around Gitcombe, beautiful coastline, beaches and the towns of Dartmouth and Salcombe. South Devon is the perfect destination for all ages. Taking into account the latest government guidelines some pricing has been reduced – see below the 6 person bubble price. Read more about their Covid 19 policy here
If you are looking for a late 2020 getaway – look no further:
Gitcombe House 30th October up to 3 nights short half-term break £850
(6 person bubble price)
Garden House 9th to 17th October for up to 8 nights £999
Garden House 9th to 13th October for up to 4 nights £695
Garden House 13th for up to 4 nights £595
Haytor sleeps 6 + infant 14th October, 3 nights £595
Maristow sleeps 6 + infant + pull out bed, 12th October, 4 nights £595
Garden House 12th October 5 nights Now £795 (6 person bubble price)
Gitcombe House 6th October 3 nights £850 (6 person bubble price)
Gitcombe House Friday 6th November for up to 5 nights £999
Gitcombe House Friday 13th November for up to 5 nights £999
Gitcombe House Friday 20th November for up to 5 nights £999
Gitcombe House Monday 30th November for up to 5 nights £895
Short breaks in our accessible Gitcombe Retreat for disabled guests
Saturday 10 to Wed 14 Oct 4 nights £1328
Monday 16 to Wed 18 Nov 2 nights £1091
Monday 14 to Wed 16 Dec 2 nights £1091
Tuesday 5 to Fri 8 Jan 3 nights £1350
Monday 11 to Wed 13 Jan 2 nights £1254
Monday 25 to Fri Jan 29 4 nights £1494
For more info, please have a look at the collection on Holiday Tots here.