Self catering: Detached cottage style barn: Dittisham, Dartmouth, Devon: 2 bedrooms, 2 bathrooms: Sleeps 4 adults: Ideal for walkers, boating/sailing, fishing, beaches, golfers.
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Ideal Venue for a great holiday!

Set in a beautiful, peaceful South Hams location Swilly Barn is a detached cottage style residence.The barn has been completely renovated and refurbished to a high standard and provides a tranquil and comfortable self - catering holiday retreat.

It's only a few minutes  drive (or pleasant walk) to the picturesque village of Dittisham, which lies on the tidal estuary of the river Dart and 2 miles  upstream from Dartmouth. The village offers a Post Office, shop, two pubs/restaurants and a waterside cafe.
During the summer passenger ferry services operate between Dittisham and Dartmouth and from Dittisham to Totnes. From Dartmouth you can embark on boat trips along the Dart or further afield to Torbay. The ancient towns of Kingsbridge, Salcombe & Totnes are all easily accessible by road, providing visitors with a great choice of shops, markets, cafes and restaurants. Walkers and boating/sailing enthusiasts will find Swilly Barn an ideal base from which to explore the delights of the River Dart, the South Devon coastal trail - with its glorious beaches & Dartmoor. Historians will be able to see the splendour of the National Trust and English Heritage properties of Greenway (holiday home of the famous author 'Agatha Christie') Coleton Fishacre, Overbecks and Dartmouth Castle all of which are to be found in the immediate location. And For golfing enthusiasts - the renowned Dartmouth Golf & Country club with it's championship course and leisure facilities is only  five minutes away.

What more could you want for a great holiday experience! 
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What Visitors have to say:

" A lovely cottage. Well fitted & loved the area" - Lesley & Mike, Andover
" Lovely location. A very nice walking holiday"
- Simon & Sarah, Bedfordshire
" Very comfortable cottage. Beautiful location. We'll be back A.S.A.P."
- Beryl, Ray, Mark & Carol, Newark
" Had a lovely time. Weather fantastic. Loved the barn and if the Alpacas want a holiday in the Glasgow area...!" -
The Clarkes, Glasgow
" Beautiful cottage, warm welcome, fantastic weather - what more could you ask for?"
- Mark & Sarah, Bilston
" Have had a wonderful week at Swilly Barn. Lovely accommodation,  area & great weather"
- Graeme & Anne, Berkshire
" Perfect location & perfect views. Really well appointed barn too. Just bring a toothbrush!. Loved the beaches & can't wait to come back!"
Jo & Adrian, Hampshire"
"Super cottage. Very relaxing. See you again"
- Christine & Janegil, Norway
" A memorable stay in this beautiful corner of England. Will certainly recommend you!"
- Mick, Di & Sam, Essex
"Loved thecottage and the views. The Ewes & lambs were fab"
- Peter Janet & Denise, Staffordshire
"Lovely cottage. Primroses, bluebells & pink campion - Devon at its best"
- Judith & Charles, Linconshire
"Thanks for the warm welcome. We very much enjoyed our stay. Extremely comfortable & homely"
- Sarah & Martin, Pam & Matt, Twickenham
"Thanks so much for the use of your lovely barn. We had a super break & hope to come back soon" - Jo & Grahame, Pangbourne
"Our second stay here was just asenjoyable as the first" - The Clarke family, Glasgow
"Fantastic cottage. We had a lovely week. Don't want to go home!" - Brendan, Janice, Ryan & Daphne, Salisbury
"Beautiful accommodation & very helpfulowners - We had a great time" - The Mckennas, London
"Wonderful barn. Beautifully finished. Wonderful views. We enjoyed the Alpacasand had a great time. We'll be back" - Jenna & Ian,  Albury
"Wonderful peaceful retreat. Happy memories of a relaxing week. Perfect. See you again" - Joyce & Dennis, William & Deb
"Very comfortable accommodation in a beautiful location. We fell in love with the Alpacas" - Ian & Patricia, Swanage
" Thankyou for a lovely week. We had a fantastic time. Weather great. We'll be back" - Jenny & Dave, Hornsea
"Stunning location& gorgeous accomodation. We loved the Alpacas and the chickens! Had such a good week, will visit again" - Paul & Fiona, Surrey
"Thankyou both for making us so weclcome.Made ourselves at home. Really enjoyed going back over old haunts" - Barry & Lynda, Codsall
"Had a great time (even with the damp summer) Visited lots of National Trust properties + Salcombe, Totnes, Datmouth etc - great days out. Great outlook & perfect setting - Mr &Mrs Brickell, Hampshire
"We had the best time & loved the Alpacas" - The Smetham family, Kent
"The latest of many Dittisham visits & holidays - You have a beautiful location here - thankyou"
"Best self catering accommodation we have stayed in. Swilly Barn was rather splendid - lovely views, peaceful, quiet. Would highly recommend
- Jackie & Ken, Eatbourne