The Tabernacle (devon)


  • #Quirky
  • #Rural
  • #Romantic
  • #Adult
  • #Hot-tub/outside Bath

£140.00 - £245.00 per night as of 31/07/2023

This Cornish Tabernacle offers a peaceful retreat for 2 in Devon with its charming stained glass window, tiny bell tower and a private wood fired hot tub. The Tabernacle is located in its own meadow within a luxury glamping site. It is situated in Compton, near Totnes, with a huge range of walks available and activities such as sailing, cycling, riding and golf in the area. Hikers will enjoy a day spent in nature in the wilderness of Dartmoor. The accommodation offers a sumptuous double bed, en-suite bathroom, kitchenette with dining table and a cosy wood burner. Guests can enjoy stunning countryside views and use of the outdoor seating area, fire-pit BBQ and private hot tub. Private parking for 1 car. Firewood provided. Larder shop on site. Hot water. Phone signal in The Tabernacle, and wifi can be reached in the carpark and public areas. Wellness Room with massages, facials and sports massages available. Mid-week yoga sessions may be available - please enquire. No dogs in this accommodation. Reuseable plastic, low fuel use, environmental laundry and community support are amongst the reasons why this location has achieved a Gold Award for Green Tourism.


  • Rosies Hut

    • 4
    • 3 nights Min Stay

    IDYLLIC SHEPHERDS HUT - Escape for a romantic break to Rosie's Hut in South Devon! This story-book hut is surrounded by a meadow with views of the rolling green hills beyond. Stay cosy in the country-cottage style interior, complete with a kitchenette, fold-down dining table and en suite shower room! Outside, dine alfresco amongst the beautiful nature or get the wood-fired hot tub going for a relaxing soak beneath the stars! Sleeps 2The highlights Set in the valley of the River Gara on a former working sheep farm in South Devon, Rosie’s Hut at Lower Collaton Farm is your perfect couple’s escape in the countryside. Watch the sunset over the glorious Dartmoor countryside from the comfort of your private wood-fired hot tub. Lovingly renovated to a high standard, Rosie’s hut combines modern luxury with rustic, rural charm. Nestled between Dartmoor and the beautiful beaches of the South Devon coast, Rosie’s Hut is your perfect base to explore the wonderful landscape.

    £440.00 up to £790.00 Per Week

  • Longdown Cabin

    • 4
    • 2 nights min stay

    This charming, cosy cabin for two is the ideal spot for a romantic retreat in the picturesque South Devon countryside. Wake up and enjoy a morning coffee whilst gazing out at the far-reaching views across the Erme estuary valley, before venturing out for a walk in the marvellous surrounding scenery. After a day exploring the area, sink into your own private hot tub for a luxurious soak under the stars. Longdown has a fabulous, unique hilltop position, offering up amazing views which can be enjoyed through the huge floor-to-ceiling windows. The elevated spot also ensures that you have unrivalled views of the stars at night, which are truly spectacular. Inside, the cabin is comfy and cosy and has a luxurious king size bed topped with sustainably made, environmentally conscious mattress toppers from Naturmat. The luxury bedding is made using organic Devonshire wool and biodegradable materials and guarantees you and your loved one a great night’s sleep. The cabin also has a fab ensuite bathroom that features a large rainfall shower and a handheld shower head. The bespoke sink bowls are hand-thrown by local ceramicist, Arwyn Jones, less than a mile away in Modbury. The bathroom also features underfloor heating to keep your toes nice and warm on those chilly winter days. The cabin’s quaint kitchen is nicely equipped with an induction hob with two rings, a combined oven, microwave, grill and a small fridge. You also have saucepans, kitchen equipment, crockery, cutlery and glasses to use throughout your stay. Back outside and as well as your wood-fired hot tub, you also have a ceramic BBQ and a pizza stone, so you can indulge in some alfresco meal preparation whilst breathing in the fresh country air. To top it off you also have outdoor hot and cold showers, which come with a useful handheld shower for washing off sandy wetsuits or dirty paws. When it comes to venturing out, you have lots to see and do in the local area. Situated in South Devon there are plenty of great beaches nearby that offer opportunities to try your hand at surfing, waterskiing, sailing, paddleboarding, snorkelling, diving and sea swimming. Just remember to bring your costume with you! There are also some lovely secluded coves, beachside cafes and nice spots to sit and soak up the sun. The area is also great for avid walkers, with miles of beautiful countryside just waiting to be explored. Foodies will also love the array of lovely restaurants nearby, which offer a range of locally and sustainably caught fish and seafood, seasonal and local fruit and vegetables, light bites and big tasting menus.

    £165.00 up to £215 per night

  • Horsepool Boathouse

    • 4
    • 2+

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    £1404-2582 per week - Please note minimum stay for this property is 2 nights

  • Harta Retreat

    • 4
    • 2 nights min stay

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    £155.00 up to £220.00 per night

  • Den In The Woods

    • 4
    • 2 nights Min Stay low season 7 nights high seasons

    This newly-renovated holiday cabin is surrounded by nature and is just a short drive to some of Devon’s most spectacular and wild beaches, making it the perfect spot to disconnect from everyday life and slow down the pace a little. The cabin blends in perfectly with its surroundings with its beautiful wood cladding, surrounded by the trees, rivers and brooks of South Hams. Inside, you’ll find designer decor, a cosy wood-burner and a luxurious free-standing bath in the master bedroom offering the perfect way to unwind in style. To reach the Den in the Woods you must first navigate through ancient woodland, over stone bridges and past gently flowing streams. Step inside and you’ll find yourself in a beautifully designed, open-plan living area. Huge windows flood the space with natural light and offer a view of the treetops, giving the impression you’re high in the canopy. A deep, comfy sofa sits in front of the wood-burner for cosy evenings in with a movie and there’s a dining area just next to the kitchen. The beautifully furnished master bedroom is both luxurious and relaxing with a king size bed and the aforementioned freestanding bathtub. The dark wood behind the bed contrasts wonderfully with the white walls and ceiling, adding an extra layer of sophistication. The second bedroom features twin beds and there is a stylish bathroom with a rainfall shower for bracing morning soaks. Step through the big double doors in the lounge and out onto the deck for a bit of alfresco dining amongst. In the evenings follow the trail up to the shared meadow and get the fire pit going. If you want to get out and about there’s plenty to do in the local area. The location is perfect for those who love the outdoors and the Slapton Ley National Nature Reserve is just two miles away. It’s the largest natural freshwater lake in the south west and a haven for wildlife with circular walks taking you around the water. Just next to the nature reserve, there’s a huge sweeping beach where you can splash around in the sea or lie back in the sunshine. There’s also easy access to the South West Coastal Path which is a great way to explore more of the area. Local market towns with their pubs, cafes, restaurants and independent shops include Dartmouth, Totnes and Kingsbridge, and all are within a 30-minute drive.

    £155.00 up to £285.00 per night

  • California Dreaming

    • 4
    • 2+

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    £149-176 per night - Please note that minimum stay for this property is 2 nights

  • Blatchford Briar

    • 4
    • 2 nights min stay

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    £155.00 up to £175.00 per night

  • Beautiful Bespoke Huts

    • 4
    • 2 nights min stay

    Plan a summer getaway to Moonbow Escapes in Devon, a pair of beautifully crafted, romantic Shepherd's Huts. Inside the spacious hut you'll find a sumptuous bed, sweet kitchenette and living area and even an en-suite shower room. Enjoy the great outdoors, firing up the bbq for a delicious dinner, before gathering around the wood burner or slipping into the hot tub as the stars come out! Sleeps 2 per hut 🛏️ Dog-friendly 🐾 Green Stay 🌿 THE HIGHLIGHTShis beautiful shepherd’s hut has been designed to be a little larger and spacious than most, making room for a generously sized living space and a king-size bed while retaining its traditional charm.Wood-fired hot tub outside, along with outdoor furniture and a sheltered area with a barbecue and wood-burning stove.Handcrafted kitchen, fully equipped bathroom and a wood-burner to keep the interior cosy.Perfectly located for exploring the outdoors, 12 miles from the coast in one direction and 12 miles from Dartmoor in the other.YOU SHOULD KNOWAdults only.

    £150.50 to £188.25 per night