The Retreat

Located in Lifton, Devon

This lovely studio cottage is situated four miles from the Devon village of Lifton and sleeps two people.

  • Sleeps: 2
  • Bedrooms: 1
  • Bathrooms: 1
  • Pet Friendly: No


The Retreat is a delightful studio cottage set four miles from the Devon village of Lifton, close to Launceston. This cottage has an open plan studio layout with a king-size bed, a kitchenette, a dining area and a sitting area, along with a separate shower room. Outside there’s ample off road parking and an enclosed courtyard with furniture. The Retreat is an ideal base for a couple with both Devon and Cornwall waiting to be discovered, with places to visit include the Dartmoor National Park and the Devon Coast to Coast path.

Property Details

Lifton 4 miles. A sympathetic barn conversion using lovely local materials, The Retreat is a fabulous studio with amazing views over Dartmoor yet just 3 miles from the local pub. This beautiful character property offers a high level of accommodation for a couple who really want to get away from it all, either on a short break or a longer holiday. The fully-equipped kitchenette and shower room offer modern features, while the comfortable king-size bed and seating area make the most of those spectacular views out through the French windows. The Retreat sits in its own enclosed courtyard with seating area and ample off road parking. It's the perfect place to take in the incredible views across Dartmoor and enjoy your morning coffee or watch a spectacular sunset with a glass of wine. With fabulous country walks and fly fishing virtually on the doorstep, the cottage is the perfect base for an outdoorsy couple who want to get back to nature. Don't miss a visit to the 15th-century church of St Mary's at nearby Lifton, and enjoy the pubs and restaurants of this beautiful village. There are also mysterious animal carvings in the church at nearby Broadwoodswidger. More shops, cafes and restaurants can also be found at Launceston and Okehampton. Dartmoor lies at the heart of Devon and is a paradise for walkers and cyclists. Follow the journey of Tarka the Otter by cycling the Tarka Trail, or journey the entire length of the Devon Coast to Coast path. There's so much to explore in the Dartmoor National Park you'll want to return again and again. With its tranquillity, character and an unforgettable location, The Retreat is the perfect base for both Cornwall and Devon.


Downstairs facilities
Linen and Towels
Off road parking
Rural Location


Area Details


Lifton is a village in West Devon close to the border of Cornwall just north of the Tamar Valley Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty and just a few miles west of Dartmoor National Park. Lifton has the popular Strawberry Fields Farm Shop and Restaurant with several other eating options available in the surrounding villages. One of the major attractions of the area is the unusual Dingles Fairground Heritage Centre, home to the National Fairground Collection, capturing the magic of vintage rides through exhibits, displays and historic rides all of which is inside covering a huge 45,000 square feet. The countryside is stunning, popular with walkers and cyclists, both the Tamar Valley and Dartmoor are a short drive away.

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