Where to stay around Chagford?

Our 2018 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 246 holiday lettings near Chagford. From 174 Cottages to 22 Houses, find unique self catering accommodation for you to enjoy a memorable holiday or a weekend with your family and friends. The best place to stay near Chagford is on HomeAway.

What are the most popular points of interest and landmarks to stay near when travelling to Chagford?

HomeAway offers a large selection of holiday accommodations near great places in Chagford. From HomeAway travellers, the most popular points of interest to stay near are:

  • Dartmoor Prison Museum: 1,363 holiday lettings
  • Totnes Castle: 2,117 holiday lettings
  • Buckfast Abbey: 2,356 holiday lettings
  • National Park Visitor Centre Princetown: 1,404 holiday lettings
  • Museum of Dartmoor Life: 1,039 holiday lettings

But there are many other points of interest around Chagford listed on HomeAway where you can find your place to stay. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available near the point of interest of your choice.

Can I rent Cottages in Chagford?

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 174 Cottages in Chagford. Our other popular types of Chagford holiday rentals include:

  • Houses: 22 self catering accommodations
  • Barns: 19 self catering accommodations
  • Cabins: 13 self catering accommodations

But you can also enjoy a great stay in one of our other holiday rentals including Condos/Apartments and more.

Can I rent mountain rentals in Chagford?

Absolutely, HomeAway has 3 mountain rentals in Chagford. You have also many other possibilities in Chagford area, including:

  • Beach rentals: 2 holiday rentals
  • Waterfront rentals: 2 holiday rentals

Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday lettings.

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Chagford?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 22 holiday homes with pool available in Chagford. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

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    Make a holiday home or holiday cottage in Chagford, Devon your home away from home

    Find the timeless nature of this inland village and West Devon. A beautiful outdoor area full of fascinating history and delicious restaurants create the perfect atmosphere for anyone to enjoy holiday in Chagford.

    Places to holiday in Chagford, Devon

    On the northern edge of Dartmoor National Park, discover the unspoilt Devon countryside with views stretching up the side of the moor. Chagford is located amongst this beautiful landscape with an appearance straight out of a storybook. Narrow and winding streets make a path between cottages.

    A rich history is evident in the community’s castles and ruins, as well as its granite structures in the village’s public areas and its buildings named after pilgrims who emigrated to the United States centuries ago. Neighboring Launceston also has a nice variety of shops which are frequented by those passing through the southern area of Devon.

    Spending time in this village is also entertaining when walking through its village shops which are immediately recognized with a whitewash appearance and wares sitting outside on the sidewalk. This particular community prides itself on selling a bit of everything, including antiques which are also found within the community. Whether discovering fascinating history or taking a relaxing walk through the village’s stores, pub fare is in copious supply within the village as well as a restaurant well known for its six course meal.

    Things to do in Chagford, Devon

    One advantage of staying in the tranquility of this Devon village is the many offerings of entertaining activity available within a short distance from the village. A few short minutes outside the city one can find Castle Drogo. This castle is unique because it is considered the last built in the region during its construction in the 1920’s. Its interior has magnificent features like its staircase. Spectacular gardens surround the property and are equal reason to visit this area a short distance from Chagford. Directly inside the village one can find St Michael’s church which was constructed several centuries ago. Many legends surround the church, including the story of a bride fatally shot as she left the church in the 1600’s directly after her wedding.

    Several neighboring villages have equally interesting areas to visit. Find the neighboring village of Princetown and its ominous looking historical prison. Known as the worst of its type during the Victorian period the prison served primarily as a place for prisoners of war before being turned over for regular use. It currently operates as a prison with a much improved reputation over its historical days. This is a prison which is in active use.

    Launceston is another interesting village a short distance from Chagford. Simply walking through its streets one can immediately appreciate the Tutor, Georgian, Gothic, and Victorian architecture of the community, as well as the architecture of a church dating back to 1080’s. The Tamar Valley River Trail is also a relaxing way to enjoy the Devon countryside.

    Weather in Chagford

    Chagford is known as receiving more days of sunshine than areas further north in the UK with mild summers and winters creating pleasant year round temperatures.

    Airports in Chagford

    Plymouth Airport (PLY) and Exeter Airport (EXT) are in closest proximity to Chagford with flights available from Air Southwest.

    Sightseeing in and around Chagford

    Are you searching for things to do in the city? Venture out of your holiday home and experience everything that makes Chagford a fun place to get away to. Here are some of the most popular attractions to see, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

    • Northbrook Approach Golf Course (14.6 mi / 23.5 km)
    • Chulmleigh Golf Course (16.3 mi / 26.3 km)

    Exploring the natural landscape of Chagford

    Whether you're an outdoor enthusiast or just want to take in the scenery, Chagford is a great place to spend some time outside. These are a few of the area's most enchanting sights, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

    • Dartmoor (7.5 mi / 12 km)
    • Bellever Tor (8.2 mi / 13.1 km)
    • Dartmoor National Park (8.3 mi / 13.3 km)
    • Lydford Gorge (13 mi / 20.8 km)
    • Brent Tor (15.3 mi / 24.7 km)